Noise Nuisance Reporting

We’ve had some reports of noise nuisance reported to us recently. During the summer months it’s clearly likely people will be outside more and enjoying the weather: we hope everyone has a good time but ensures they don’t disturb their neighbours especially later in the evening. Folkestone and Hythe District Council are responsible for helping […]

Taylor Wimpey Shorncliffe Garrison Public Exhibition

Taylor Wimpey began acquiring the Ministry of Defence Shorncliffe Garrison site in 2015. Outline planning permission for a residential development of up to 1,200 homes with a nature conservation area, improved recreation facilities and a new primary school on this site was granted by Shepway District Council, now Folkestone and Hythe District Council, in December […]

Right of Way Improvement Plan 2018 – 2028: Public Consultation

The Kent County Council draft Rights of Way Improvement Plan details how they will develop the public rights of way network in Kent over the next 10 years. They want to hear your views to ensure that the draft plan will meet the needs and expectations of Kent residents. The consultation runs from 20 June […]

Sandgate Parish Council Annual Return 2017-18

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, […]

The Sandgate / Sangatte Annual Petanque / Boules Tournament 2018

On Saturday 16th June Sandgate hosted this years annual Petanque tournament in Sandgate Park on Military Road. Once again a very successful day was had by all. There were over 50 French and 45 English competitors, competing for the honour of winning the coveted title of Petanque Champion. After a good day’s Petanque, with 40 […]

Public Rights of Way natural surface vegetation clearance

From: East Kent Public Rights Of Way & Access Service You will be aware that we run large scale surface vegetation clearance contracts through the spring and summer months, to keep the network of paths open and available. This year we were due to procure new contracts and this has been taking place over the winter, […]

Sandgate Escarpment Consultation

Last night the Parish Council considered the report of the Deputy Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer and passed the following resolution: to seek the approval of the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government to apply for a fixed rate PWLB loan of £500,000 up to 50 years for the land purchase on […]

Published by Folkestone and Hythe District Council: THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL (THE DISTRICT OF FOLKESTONE & HYTHE) (SANDGATE EAST PARKING ZONE) (AMENDMENT 2) ORDER 2018

Notice is hereby given that KENT COUNTY COUNCIL intend to make the above Order under sections 1(1), 2(1) to (3), 3(2), 4(1) and (2), 32(1), 35(1), 45, 46, 49 and 53 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, and of all other enabling powers, and after consultation with the chief officer of police in accordance […]

Oh we do like to be beside the (award-winning) seaside!

Keep Britain Tidy has today revealed the country’s best beaches with announcement of Blue Flag and Seaside Awards for 2018 – and Sandgate is on the list! This year environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy is presenting 190 awards to England’s very best beaches, including 65 international Blue Flags and 125 Seaside Awards (eight more than […]