Sandgate Family Fun Day 2017

Sunday 6th August 2017 at Sandgate Park, 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, Bouncy Assault Course, Pillow Bash, Fun […]

Kent Police Open Day 2017

All are welcome to the annual free Kent Police Open Day this summer. Join Kent Police on Sunday 2 July 2017, 10am-4pm at Kent Police College, Coverdale Avenue ME15 9DW for a fun day out for your whole family. Watch our live police dogs, public order and roads policing displays. See how we work with […]

Folkestone Camera Club: Sandgate Exhibition, Studio and Event

Interested in photography? Not quite sure how your camera works? Would love a portrait of the family? Or your best friend. Or your pet? Then Folkestone Camera Club has the photographic event for you this Summer. Over the weekend of June 24/25 at the Chichester Hall on Sandgate High Street between 09.30 and 18.00 each […]

Proposed Extension to Sandgate Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ)

The Parish Council want to bring local residents up to speed about the processes for consultation on the extension of controlled parking in the village. The process adopted by Shepway District Council combines informal and formal/statutory elements in order to try to maximise residents’ involvement.  It is important to remember that it is the District […]

Sandgate Parish Council Annual Return 2016-17

Sandgate Parish Council is defined as a “smaller authority” for the purposes of publication of its annual accounts and statements. The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 and the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 require that: 1. The accounting records for the financial year to which the audit relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, […]

Sandgate CPZ Extension Proposals from Shepway Council

Shepway District Council have  reviewed the Sandgate CPZ scheme installed in Castle Road and Granville Parade areas last year, and and have published a report at http://www.shepway.gov.uk/moderngov/mgIssueHistoryHome.aspx?IId=14029&Opt=0 on which they plan to go to consultation on extending the scheme. The proposed changes will now go out to informal consultation for residents and businesses within the […]

Sandgate Beach Wins Seaside Award 2017

Keep Britain Tidy has announced the winners of 68 Blue Flags and 117 Seaside Awards across England – and Sandgate Beach has won a Seaside Award for the fifth year running. The awards are the quality marks for our beaches and mean those visiting them can be sure that they are clean, safe and meet […]

A259 New Zebra Crossing consultation

Kent County Council is proposing to install a new Zebra Crossing on the A259 Sandgate Esplanade, Sandgate outside Hylands to help pedestrians cross the road between Brewers Hill and the seaside.

Knit and Knatter at Sandgate Library

Are you a keen knitter, or keen to start? Want to get together with others? Sandgate Knit and Knatter may be for you! The latest project that the Sandgate Knit and Knatter group are working on is knitting for chickens – http://www.boredpanda.com/knits-tiny-chicken-jumpers-battery-hens-nicola-congdon-cornwall/ A regular Knit and Natter group meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays […]