Local News

Well Done to Dick Pascoe

A super big Well Done to Dick Pascoe on being elected to Hawkinge Town Council. 

Community action

Conservative local councillors representing town, district and county turned out to help with a Spring Clean in Hawkinge on 16 April. 

Celebrations in Lyminge

Local councillors Susan Carey and Jenny Hollingsbee were joined by Shepway Deputy chairman, Cllr David Owen joined Lyminge villagers on 16 April to celebrate the completion of a six year project to renovate the Tayne Centre attached to the Methodist Church.

Good Friday Concert

Easter wouldn’t be the same without the Good Friday Concert by the Folkestone Choral Society at the Leas Cliff Hall.

Stream clean at Lyminge

The ‘Clean for the Queen’ campaign continued on Saturday 19 March when 22 adults and 6 children turned out to clear the Nailbourne river in Lyminge of weeds, debris and litter.

Harbour Arm Opening

‘Wrap up warm and enjoy the fun’ is the advice from local councillor Susan Carey after the official opening of the Harbour Arm on Friday 18 March.

Folkestone Seafront Latest

The Folkestone Harbour Company has briefed councillors at Shepway about progress on the Folkestone Seafront Development at a special meeting on 16 March.

Matthew Scott out and about in our district

Matthew Scott the Conservative candidate for the Police and Crime Commissioner election on 05 May 2016 was campaigning in Folkestone and Hythe on 20 February.

PCC candidate criticises Ann Barnes' record

Matthew Scott, Conservative Candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner, has criticised Ann Barnes for presiding over cuts to firearms officers during her time in office.