Report to Basecamp

Are you a serving soldier, reservist, veteran, or cadet? Would you like to know more about issues like housing, health, employment and volunteering? Members of Shepway’s Armed Forces Community and their families are being invited report to Basecamp KENT at Folkestone Sports Centre on Friday 17 February. The event, which runs from 10.30am to 3pm […]

Forthcoming Events at Sandgate Library

Thursday, 16th February, 10.00 – 12.00: Arts and Crafts Session in Sandgate Library. Children of all ages welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. Thursday afternoons – a reminder that the Library is now open until 4.30 on Thursdays. On Thursday 2.00-3.00 pm, we have a TalkTime group: this coming week the group will be […]

Afternoon Opening for Sandgate Library

When Sandgate Parish Council took over the running of Sandgate Library last year, one key reason for doing so is that we wanted to extend the opening hours of the library from the existing “morning only” opening. We’re delighted to say that as of Thursday 9th February, Sandgate Library will be open in the afternoon […]

Sandgate Business Forum Update Edition 6 (January 2017)

Welcome to the latest Sandgate Business Forum update. The Parish Council would like to congratulate you all on some fantastic and very creative window displays over the festive period. As we know, pulling in customers comes in many forms and a creative window display not only helps attract customers but also makes Sandgate a much […]

Sandgate News – Parish Council Announcement

Tomorrow from 10am at St. Paul’s Church, there will be carol singing with organist Duncan Lord. All are welcome and entry is free!

Also a reminder of Christmas Services at St. Paul’s:

  • Tomorrow at 4pm: Crib Service
  • Tomorrow at 11.30pm: Midnight Communion
  • Sunday Morning at 8am: Holy Communion
  • Sunday Morning at 10am: Family Christmas Communion

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Sandgate News – 16-Dec-2016

The Farmers’ Market will be taking place this Saturday at the Chichester Hall between 10.00-12.30pm, so do go along and buy your Christmas goodies and nibbles.

Kent Police have asked us to share this message:

Finishing your Christmas shopping?
Most people take steps to keep valuables safely out of view when at home,

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Keeping Safe This Christmas

Official crime figures show that Sandgate is one of the safest places to live in Shepway, but Kent Police have asked us to share this message with some tips to keep it that way! Finishing your Christmas shopping? Most people take steps to keep valuables safely out of view when at home, but what about […]

Sandgate Update – Christmas and New Year

Sandgate Parish Council will be closing its offices at 1pm on Friday 23rd December and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

Sandgate Library will be open on: Christmas Eve 24th, Thursday 28th, Friday 29th and Saturday 30th December. It will then re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

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New Year, New Parish Clerks

From the beginning of January 2017, the Sandgate Parish Council Clerk/Librarian will be Gaye Thomas and the Deputy Parish Clerk/Responsible Finance Officer will be Peter Savage.
Our current parish clerk, Amanda Oates, is retiring at the end of this yea…

Sandgate Parish Council and Library Christmas Closures 2016

Sandgate Parish Council will be closing its offices at 1pm on Friday 23rd December and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.We then return to our usual schedule of being available 9-1pm every weekday. Sandgate Library will be open on: Christmas Eve (Saturday 24th), Thursday 28th, Friday 29th and Saturday 30th December. It will then […]