Sandgate News – Diary of Events


TONIGHT – there will be a temporary road closure of the A259 Seabrook Road from 7pm through to 5am tomorrow morning. Seabrook Road will be closed between the junctions with Saxon Close and Ferguson Close. There will be no direct access between Folkestone and Hythe during these works.

Forthcoming Events for your Diaries:

Saturday 19 November, 10am to 12.30: Sandgate Farmers’ Market at the Chichester Hall, Sandgate.

Saturday 19 November: The Shorncliffe Lectures. For full details of the lectures and the special commemorative event that starts at 11am to mark the 100th Anniversary of the end of the Battle of the Somme, please visit:

Wednesday 23 November, 7pm for 7.30pm: Film showing of ‘Eight Days a Week’ at the Chichester Memorial Hall, Sandgate. Just turn up, no need to book!

Friday 25 November, 6pm: Sandgate Christmas ‘Switch-On’ at Saga Pavilion. Glass of mulled wine and mince pie £1.50; Carols sung by the Sandgate Gospel Choir; 6.15pm Father Christmas arrives!

Friday 2nd December, 7pm for 7.30pm: Sandgate Society’s Great Xmas Party at the Chichester Memorial Hall, Sandgate. Mulled wine and nibbles on arrival; traditional Christmas dinner; entertainment: Shorncliffe Gospel Choir. Bring your own drinks, glasses supplied. Tickets £20 for non-members, in advance only. Phone 01303 251956.

Sunday 4 December, 10am to 2pm: Trash & Treasure Fair at Saga Pavilion. £1.00 adults; 50p children and OAPs.
Saturday 10th December, 10am to 12 noon: Sandgate Craft Club at Sandgate Library. Christmas theme!

Sunday 11th December, 3.30pm: Family Christmas Concert with Carols at Saga Pavilion. £12 adults, £6 students, free to children under 12. With works including Polovtsian Dances, Finlandia, Gladiator theme, Star Wars theme.

15th to 24th December at 2.30 and 7pm: FHODS’ Pantomime: Cinderella at The Tower Theatre. Box Office 01303 223925;