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Robert Bliss 1936 – 2020

It is with huge sadness that Sandgate Parish Council learned of the sudden death of our friend and Vice-Chairman Robert ...
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Sandgate Parish Council Annual Return 2019-20

Sandgate Parish Council is defined as a “smaller authority” for the purposes of publication of its annual accounts and statements ...
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Seagull Proof Sacks for Refuse Collections: Now Available in Sandgate

Seagulls and bin bags don’t mix. Well, perhaps they do. Too well. For the seagull. Following an approach by Sandgate ...
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KCC Director of Public Health response to national media reports re: Covid cases in Ashford and Folkestone

Kent County Council Director of Public Health, Andrew Scott-Clark statement on recent Covid case numbers in Ashford and Folkestone: As ...
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Sandgate High Street: Open for Business

Sandgate Parish Council Chairman Tim Prater & Parish Clerk Gaye Thomas were delighted with the reception from businesses up and ...
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The Folkestone Haven

The Folkestone Haven offers safe, inclusive and welcoming spaces for people who are struggling to cope with their mental health ...
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Radnor Cliff and Radnor Cliff Crescent Parking Consultation Report Published

Folkestone and Hythe District Council have published their report on the recent consultation of amending the conditions on summer parking ...
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Sandgate Park and Enbrook Valley Playgrounds Reopen

In line with the Government rules, the children’s playgrounds at Sandgate Park and Enbrook Valley (Fremantle Road) will be reopened ...
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Sandgate Walking Tours to Launch in July

On Saturday 18th July Tony Quarrington will be bringing his award winning walking tours to Sandgate for the first time ...
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Tidying Up Enbrook Valley Park

Since Sandgate Parish Council took on the maintenance and running of Enbrook Valley Park in Fremantle Road a couple of ...
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Kent Search and Rescue: “At Risk of Going Missing” form

Do you love someone who lives with Dementia, Autism or who has the possibility of walking off and getting lost? ...
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Sandgate Parish Council Website Redesign

Although its still a work in progress, we’re bringing live an updated Parish Council website at sandgatepc.org.uk We’ve tried to ...
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Meet the Silly Squad

The Reading Agency and Kent libraries are excited to introduce the ‘Silly Squad‘. Due to our libraries being closed, this ...
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Improvement, Engagement: New Future for Enbrook Valley Play Area

Sandgate Parish Council are delighted to have taken control of the Enbrook Valley Play Area on Fremantle Road from Folkestone ...
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Proposal Notice Changes to CPZ restrictions in Radnor Cliff and Radnor Cliff Crescent, Sandgate

In the District of Folkestone & Hythe THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL (THE DISTRICT OF FOLKESTONE & HYTHE) (SANDGATE EAST PARKING ...
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Sandgate flies its Seaside Award for 2020

Sandgate beach has been named as one of country’s best beaches by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy – for the ...
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SPC Caretaker Services for June 2020 to April 2024

Sandgate Parish Council is inviting applications for the services of a caretaker at Sandgate Park (the recreation ground), to include ...
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Sandgate Park: Playground and Adult Play Equipment Remain CLOSED To All under GOVERNMENT Rules

Sandgate Parish Council have followed the Government’s Coranavirus advice throughout, and kept Sandgate Park open to give people space to ...
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Tim Prater Elected as Parish Council Chairman 2020-21

At Sandgate Parish Council’s Online Annual Council Meeting last night, Tim Prater was elected as Chairman and Robert Bliss was ...
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Kent County Council Household Waste Recycling Centres to Reopen for Booked Visits

From Kent County Council: Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) will open from Friday 15 May for essential use. This includes ...
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Sandgate Library: Ongoing Closure

Sandgate Library is currently closed due to COVID, in common with every other Library on Kent. Although it was suggested ...
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Sandgate VE Day 75: Never Forgotten

We will never forget those that have died to protect this country, at home or overseas, in the past or ...
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Sandgate at War: A Pavement Pounders CIC WWII Oral History Project

Pavement Pounders CIC  were due to give a public talk about “Sandgate at War” at the Chichester Hall in Sandgate ...
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The Riviera, Sandgate: Pedestrian and Cycle Access

We’ve been asked by a number of local residents recently if it is allowed to walk or cycle down “The ...
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Sandgate Sea and Food Festival 2020: Cancelled

From the Sandgate Sea and Food Festival Committee: We have taken the tough decision to cancel the Sandgate Sea Festival ...
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Kent Highways Notice: Emergency Road Closure – Sandgate High Street, Sandgate – 20th April 2020

It will be necessary to close Sandgate High Street, Sandgate from 20th April 2020 for up to 12 days. The ...
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Sandgate Parish Council and Online Meetings

Due to the Coronavirus, and lockdown and social distancing rules, the Government have passed emergency legislation and guidance to allow ...
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Scam alert: HMRC Tax Refund Phishing

Kent Trading Standards Warning: as it’s the end of the tax year, please be aware that scammers are busy. If ...
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Scam alert: Free Vouchers from Tesco

There has been an alert from Action Fraud in relation to a phishing scam, where fraudsters are impersonating Tesco. The ...
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