December 2018 Food Bin

Sandgate Parish Council are delighted to support the work of the Folkestone Rainbow Centre by hosting a Food Bin at Sandgate Library. Any items that the Sandgate community collect will be received by the Rainbow Centre team at their warehouse prior to being sent out to their Distribution Centres, Foodstop and the Winter Shelter. Help feed local […]

Folkestone Symphony’s Family Christmas Concert With Carols

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Kent Police: Witness appeal following attempted theft of cash machine in Seabrook

Detectives investigating the attempted theft of a cash machine in Seabrook, Hythe are appealing for witnesses. The incident is reported to have taken place at Hythe Service Station, Seabrook Road, Hythe, at 3.19am on Monday 26 November 2018. Two men wearing masks were seen trying to remove the ATM from the service station. They left […]

Folkestone and Hythe District Council Consultation for Public Spaces Protection Order 2018-19

In response to a range of concerns that have been raised by local residents and businesses Folkestone and Hythe District Council are proposing to introduce new Public Spaces Protection Orders in our district and we would like your views. As a Community Safety Partnership they work to keep our district safe and address concerns about […]

Black Friday: Stay Safe

With Black Friday approaching and with the run up to Christmas many of you may be tempted to buy online in the next few days. Please see below for advice on how to shop on line safely: How to shop online safely… Software updates Make sure you’ve installed the latest software & app updates. Criminals […]

Sandgate Woods and Martello Towers

Sandgate Parish Council was advised yesterday (4th September) that the vendor of this site had sold the property to another buyer at a significantly higher price and was therefore withdrawing from the sale to the Parish Council. This is despite written commitments to cease marketing the site after the sale to the Parish Council had […]

Kent County Council: A259 Sandgate Esplanade, Sandgate (Prohibition Of Waiting) Temporary Order 2018

To allow various telecoms cabling and ducting works to be safely carried out, Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit parking on part of A259 Sandgate Esplanade, Sandgate, near Folkestone. Waiting and loading will be prohibited at all times on both sides of Sandgate Esplanade between the junctions with Castle Bay and […]

Barrow of Booze 2018

The winning ticket for the Sandgate Sea Festival “Barrow of Booze” sponsored by Alpaca Annie is…
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We’re delighted the winning owner has already been to see us and the barrow will shortly be wheeled away!

Sandgate – Sandgate School Twinning

As part of our twinning activity with Sangatte France, Sandgate Parish Council have proposed and supported exchange activities between the Folkestone School for Girls and College Louis Bleriot, Sangatte which have been deemed a success by pupils and staff alike at the respective schools. Further activities such as music and drama exchanges are being planned […]

Sandgate Park Family Fun Day – Sunday 5th August

SUNDAY 5th AUGUST 2018 SANDGATE PARK on Military Road Mums and Dads bring a picnic and relax to the fabulous live sounds of Electric Tortoise plus DJ music all day whilst the kids enjoy the Bouncy Castles, Folkestone Owls, Circus Skills Demo and free Circus Skills sessions, Party Mascots, Vintage Marsh Amusements, Bouncy Assault Course, Pillow […]