The English National Concessionary Travel Scheme (ENCTS – also known as the older persons bus pass) is a statutory national scheme providing free bus travel for individuals of a pensionable age or some pass holders who qualify on the basis of disability. There are approximately 290,000 pass holders across the County. The scheme is managed […]
A television company called Shiver Productions are developing a new television programme for a major broadcaster. They are looking for vibrant, fun and outgoing grandparents who want to spend more time with their adult grandchildren (who must be 18 plus). With a lot of grandparents reportedly only seeing their grandchildren on average twice a year, […]
On Saturday 25th November all are welcome at St Paul’s Church, Sandgate from 10am till Noon to be entertained by a return visit of our Organist John Hurd with Baritone Andrew Nunn in a short light programme of military songs and music under the heading “Kiss me Goodnight, Sergeant Major!”. Those who have heard this […]
Sandgate Christmas “switch On” Saturday 25th November At 6pm (Prompt) at the Saga Pavilion Free Entry (Courtesy Of Saga) Enjoy a glass of Mulled Wine and Mince Pie 6pm – Welcome – Christmas Carols to greet you sung by the Mission Gospel Choir 6.15pm – Father Christmas Arrives: Every Child is invited to visit Father […]
Sandgate Parish News is a newsletter from Sandgate Parish Council, and our November 2017 edition is being distributed to all homes across Sandgate over the first few weeks of November – please look out for your copy!
Companies and individuals are invited to tender for the supply of the following services. A colour scheme will be provided by the Parish Council. Tenders could be for all or part of the scheme. Tenders should be submitted by 30 November 2017. A decision will be made in December 2017 for planting to commence in […]
Sandgate Library will be closed on 25th and 26th December and re-open on 28th, closing again on 1st January. The Sandgate Parish Council Office will be closed as usual for the Christmas week, reopening on 2nd January 2018.
Kent Highways Notice of Roadworks on A259 Sandgate Esplanade: installing a new Zebra Crossing and other works
Kent County Council are planning to install a new Zebra crossing point on the A259 Sandgate Esplanade, Sandgate, located at the bottom of Brewers Hill. The plans also include the installation of a kerb build out to make the zebra crossing more visible to on-coming traffic. Parking restrictions will be shortened to mitigate loss of […]
Autumn has arrived and with it the glorious changing colours of the leaves and falling temperatures and it also means that firework season is almost here. We want you to enjoy fireworks season so if you are thinking about putting on your own fireworks display we recommend you: Only buy from reputable, recognised retailers; Only […]
Kent County Council has advised that Horn Street, will be closed to through traffic, from Monday 23 October 2017 for up to 5 days, between the hours of 09:00 hours and 16:30 hours each day. The road will be closed in phases between the junctions of Church Road and A259 Seabrook Road. The alternative route […]