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  • Folkestone Volunteers Fair 2017 flyer
    Article: May 25, 2017

    Shepway Volunteer Centre with Thanet Volunteer Bureau, part of the Stronger Kent Communities programme, warmly welcomes you on Thursday 8th June, 11am - 2pm to Shepway Volunteer Centre, Radnor Park Community Centre (Formerly United Reformed Church), Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone CT20 2QL

    Come along & meet with 30 organisations to discover what is going on across Shepway and how to get involved. Volunteering opportunities for all age groups.

  • Bee swarm
    Article: May 24, 2017

    Being a Parish Councillor you get a fair range of enquiries, but yesterday offered a new one, when someone asked me if I could do anything about the bee swarm on Sandgate High Street....

    Around 9am a swarm had arrived on the High Street and parked itself on the fence of Vine Cottage, right by the pavement in the centre of the village. We need bees, but that really wasn't the right location!

  • Roadworks sign
    Article: May 23, 2017

    It's really good to see Kent County Council are now consulting on a new Zebra crossing on Sandgate Esplanade.

    When Sandgate Parish Council were being consulted on the works KCC were putting in place for the Cinque Ports cycleway, I was delighted when the engineer on the project, Russell Boorman, was helpful and enthusiastic at my suggestion to add an Esplanade crossing to their plans. And they have!

  • The Great Sandgate Get Together
    Article: May 19, 2017

    As a part of the Great Get Together, there will be a Great Sandgate Get Together on Saturday 17th June from 11.00 am at Sandgate Library & Sandgate Beach.
    For our younger neighbours, there will be stories and rhyme time in the library, and evertyone is then welcome to get together with a (bring your own) picnic on the beach.
    Activities begin at 11.00am in Sandgate Library (if weather is bad you can also picnic in the library).

  • Plimsoll Line (http://www.flickr.com/photos/brinkmann/509192200/)
    Article: May 15, 2017

    THE FOLKESTONE SAMUEL PLIMSOLL MEMORIAL CAMPAIGN presents:
    An event to commemorate:
    SAMUEL PLIMSOLL.
    'The Sailor's Friend'.

    SATURDAY: 03 JUNE 2017
    From: 2.30 pm
    Speaker: Captain Charles Woodward.
    Member: Honorable Company of Master Mariners and the Marine Society.

    ST MARTIN'S CHURCH.
    HORN STREET, CHERITON, nr FOLKESTONE
    CT20 3JJ.
    Refreshments in the Community Hall after: £2.50 pp.
    A retiring collection will be held in aid of the MNA and FSPMC.
    ALL WELCOME TO ATTEND.

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