Sandgate Sea and Food Festival 2017 – It’s almost here!

SATURDAY 26th AUGUST Granville Parade 19:00 – 22:00 A spectacular firework display sponsored by the ROGER DE HAAN CHARITABLE TRUST at approximately 9pm. Live music, food outlets, Folkestone Party Mascots and flashing wands will be on offer throughout the evening. SUNDAY 27th AUGUST Granville Parade 11:00 – 17:00 Entertainment for all ages including numerous stalls, […]

Re: Cabinet report C/17/19 – Parking proposals for Princes Parade, Hythe and Sandgate Esplanade

To: Alistair Stewart, Chief Executive, Shepway District Council Dear Alistair, Sandgate Parish Council considered the above report at its meeting last night and agreed the following comments unanimously, which the Parish Council would appreciate if it was made available to the Cabinet before its meeting: The Parish Council was not consulted or even informed prior […]

Free Shepway Business Advice

Shepway District Council have recently started a free business advice service through a company called  “Let’s Do Business”. Twice monthly, people interested in starting or expanding an existing business can have a free consultation with one of the Let’s Do Business advisors, to discuss matters such as setting up, business planning, finance, and marketing. They […]

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 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 […]