News

Road Closure - Crete Road East

Published: 16 Apr 21

Attached are details for a road closure at Crete Road East. Read More...

Road Closure - Christchurch Road

Published: 13 Apr 21

Information on a road closure at Christchurch Road. Read More...

Folkestone Place Plan

Published: 13 Apr 21

Attached is information on the Folkestone Place Plan. Read More...

Planning

Published: 12 Apr 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 16th April 2021. Read More...

Updated Road Closure - Coolinge Lane

Published: 12 Apr 21

Updated information on the road closure at Coolinge Lane. Read More...

Statement of Persons Nominated

Published: 9 Apr 21

Attached are details of Persons Nominated for Central Ward, Folkestone. Read More...

Updated Road Closure - Coolinge Lane

Published: 9 Apr 21

Updated information on the road closure at Coolinge Lane. Read More...

Tender Notice

Published: 9 Apr 21

Folkestone Town Hall, Guildhall Street, Folkestone, Kent - External Repairs and Redecoration Read More...

Road Closure - Warren Way

Published: 8 Apr 21

Attached are details regarding a road closure at Warren Way. Read More...

Planning

Published: 6 Apr 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 9th April 2021 Read More...

Road Closure - Earls Avenue

Published: 6 Apr 21

Attached is information on a Road Closure at Earls Avenue. Read More...

Road Closure - Church Road

Published: 6 Apr 21

Attached are details of the road closure on Church Road. Read More...

Road Closure - Cheriton High Street and Cheriton Road

Published: 6 Apr 21

Attached are details on road closures at Cheriton High Street and Cheriton Road. Read More...

Road Closure - Cheriton High Street

Published: 6 Apr 21

Attached are details on a road closure at Cheriton High Street. Read More...

Notice of Road Closure - Coolinge Lane

Published: 1 Apr 21

Attached is information on a road closure at Coolinge Lane. Read More...

Foodbank

Published: 1 Apr 21

A request from the Foodbank for donations. Read More...

Planning

Published: 29 Mar 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 2nd April 2021. Read More...

Notice of Full Council Meeting

Published: 29 Mar 21

Attached is the Notice for the Full Council Meeting to be held on 6th April 2021 at 6pm. Read More...

Notice of Community Services Committee

Published: 29 Mar 21

Attached is the Notice for the Community Services Committee to be held on 6th April 2021 at 7pm. Read More...

Folkestone Town Centre Place Plan

Published: 25 Mar 21

A virtual event on the Place Plan is taking place on Monday 19th April, further information attached. Read More...

Planning

Published: 22 Mar 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 26th March 2021. Read More...

Morrison’s Food Box

Published: 22 Mar 21

Helping those in need this Easter Read More...

Notice of Election

Published: 19 Mar 21

Central Ward of Folkestone Town Council Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 18 Mar 21

Urgent Road Closure - Mackenzie Drive, Folkestone Read More...

Bathurst Road

Published: 17 Mar 21

Information from KCC with regard to a Prohibition of Driving. Read More...

Park Farm Road

Published: 17 Mar 21

Information from KCC with regards to road maintenance on Park Farm Road. Read More...

Planning

Published: 15 Mar 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 19th March 2021 Read More...

Notice of Annual Assembly

Published: 10 Mar 21

Attached is the notice for the Annual Assembly to be held on 25th March 2021. Read More...

Planning

Published: 8 Mar 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 12th March 2021 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 8 Mar 21

Emergency Road Closure - Trinity Gardens, Folkestone - 8th March 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Notice of Full Council Meeting

Published: 8 Mar 21

Attached is the public notice for the Virtual Full Council Meeting on 18th March 2021. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 1 Mar 21

Temporary Overnight Road Closure – Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone – 26 March 2021 Read More...

Planning

Published: 26 Feb 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 5th March 2021. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 23 Feb 21

Start of Works Notification for Park Farm Road, Folkestone Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 23 Feb 21

Temporary Overnight Road Closures – Shorncliffe Road & Risborough Way, Folkestone – 8 & 9 March 2021 Read More...

Planning

Published: 22 Feb 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 26th February 2021. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 18 Feb 21

Temporary Overnight Road Closures – A2033 Dover Road, Folkestone – 12-15 March 2021 Read More...

FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT (22ND FEB – 7 MAR 2021) – ‘CHOOSE THE WORLD YOU WANT FESTIVAL’

FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT (22ND FEB – 7 MAR 2021) – ‘CHOOSE THE WORLD YOU WANT FESTIVAL’

Published: 17 Feb 21

As part of our continuing commitment to achieve Fairtrade Town status, Folkestone Town Council are promoting Fairtrade Fortnight to encourage our communities to sign up for free (link below) to receive all the festival details and support the ongoing campaign. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 17 Feb 21

Temporary Overnight Road Closures – B2063 Risborough Lane, Cheriton, Folkestone – 10-13 March 2021 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 16 Feb 21

KCC Fly Tipping Poster Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 16 Feb 21

Emergency Road Closure - Fern Bank Crescent, Folkestone - 18th February 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Planning

Published: 15 Feb 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 19th February 2021. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 11 Feb 21

Kent Police Contacts Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 11 Feb 21

Emergency Road Closure - Crete Road West, Folkestone - 8th February 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 10 Feb 21

Risborough Way renewal Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 8 Feb 21

Emergency Road Closure - Crete Road East, Folkestone - 8th February 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 5 Feb 21

SoWN - 08-03-2021 - Risborough Way, Cheriton, Folkestone & Hythe - Renewal Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 5 Feb 21

Temporary Daytime Road Closures – B2067 Aldington Road, Court-at-Street, Folkestone – 23-26 February 2021 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 4 Feb 21

FLYTIPPING DUTY OF CARE CAMPAIGN Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 4 Feb 21

Kent Police Domestic Abuse Poster Read More...

Planning

Published: 1 Feb 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 5th February 2021. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 28 Jan 21

Emergency Road Closure - Beachborough Road, Folkestone - 28th January 2021 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 27 Jan 21

Emergency Road Closure - Fleming Way, Folkestone - 26th January 2021 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 26 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - Dyke Road, Folkestone - 28th January 202 Read More...

Folkestone Remembers

Folkestone Remembers

Published: 26 Jan 21

Although this year we have been unable to come together, as has happened in previous years to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, we feel it is important that we all try to commemorate this important date in the calendar in some way. With the support of local schools, we hope to continue to encourage those within our community to learn from genocide for a better future. Read More...

Planning

Published: 26 Jan 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 29th January 2021. Read More...

Community Services Notice of Virtual Meeting

Published: 25 Jan 21

Attached is the Notice for the Virtual Grants Committee taking place via Zoom on 2nd February 2021. Read More...

Notice of Grants Committee

Published: 15 Jan 21

Attached is the Notice for the Virtual Grants Committee taking place via Zoom on 21st January 2021. Read More...

Temporary Road Closure - Round Hill Tunnel

Published: 15 Jan 21

Information on the up coming temporary closure of the A20 Round Hill Tunnel. Read More...

Civic Centre to be used for Vaccinations

Published: 15 Jan 21

Attached is information on the Civic Centre being used for Vaccinations. Read More...

HMRC Phishing Scam

Published: 15 Jan 21

Attached is information on a HMRC Phishing Scam. Read More...

Kent Active Travel Consultation

Published: 15 Jan 21

Attached is information on the consultation with regards to Kent Active Travel. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 11 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - Beatty Road, Folkestone - 20th January 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Planning

Published: 11 Jan 21

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 15th January 2021. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 7 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - Taylor Road, Folkestone - 11th January 2021 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 7 Jan 21

Covid 19 Vaccination Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 7 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - Danton Lane, Folkestone - 5th January 2021 Read More...

Census 2021

Published: 6 Jan 21

Attached is information on the Census for this year. Read More...

Full Council

Published: 4 Jan 21

Attached is the public notice for the Virtual Full Council Meeting on 14th January 2021. Read More...

Planning

Published: 18 Dec 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 4th January 2021. Read More...

Planning

Published: 14 Dec 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 18th December. Read More...

Christmas Message from The Worshipful Town Mayor of Folkestone, Councillor Michelle Keutenius.

Published: 14 Dec 20

As Christmas and the end of 2020 approaches, we look back and reflect on what has been a year of unprecedented change and uncertainty for us all. Read More...

 THE TOWN MAYOR OF FOLKESTONE’S  CHRISTMAS CARD COMPETITION 2020

THE TOWN MAYOR OF FOLKESTONE’S CHRISTMAS CARD COMPETITION 2020

Published: 9 Dec 20

The Worshipful Town Mayor of Folkestone, Councillor Michelle Keutenius, invited students in year groups 7 and 8 at local secondary schools to design a picture reflecting ‘Festive Folkestone’ for this year’s annual Christmas card, which will be sent out to local businesses and dignitaries, including Her Majesty The Queen. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 8 Dec 20

KCC cold weather warning - Kent urged to keep warm and well Read More...

Planning

Published: 7 Dec 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 11th December. Read More...

M20 Moveable Barrier

Published: 4 Dec 20

Attached is information from Highways England on the testing of a moveable barrier on the M20. Read More...

Town Mayors Community Awards

Town Mayors Community Awards

Published: 3 Dec 20

The Town Mayor of Folkestone, Councillor Michelle Keutenius, would like the opportunity to show her appreciation to members of the community who have done something particularly noteworthy in Folkestone within the past year. If you would like to nominate someone then please complete the attached form providing as much information as possible and, if appropriate, attach further supporting documents for consideration. Closing date is the end of January 2021. Read More...

Planning

Published: 30 Nov 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 4th December. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 27 Nov 20

Urgent Road Closure - Taylor Road, Folkestone - 2nd December 2020 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 23 Nov 20

Urgent Road Closure - Dover Road, Folkestone - 22nd November 2020 Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 23 Nov 20

Emergency Road Closure - St Michaels Street, Folkestone - 19th November 2020 Read More...

Planning

Published: 23 Nov 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 27th November. Read More...

Planning

Published: 16 Nov 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 20th November. Read More...

Planning

Published: 9 Nov 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 13th November. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 9 Nov 20

Emergency Road Closure - St Johns Road, Folkestone - 9th November 2020 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Folkestone Festive Window Competition

Published: 4 Nov 20

Attached is information on the Festive Window Competition that is open to all businesses and organisations in Folkestone, complete the entry form and return it to vicky.deakin@folkestone-tc.gov.uk no later than 4th December with window displays in place no later than 11th December. Read More...

Planning

Published: 2 Nov 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 6th November. Read More...

Updated Town Mayors Christmas Fund

Published: 2 Nov 20

As the Town Hall is closed between 5th November - 2nd December, application forms can be posted or emailed to you, call 01303 257946. Please return the form by post or email, closing date is 19th December 2020. Read More...

Free Packed Lunch for School Age Children

Published: 27 Oct 20

Lunch bags will be available from Hill Road Baptist Church and the Donation Station in Cheriton between 1pm - 2pm every day this week. Thanks to Morrisons for their donations. Read More...

Giving Tree Project

Published: 26 Oct 20

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Planning

Published: 26 Oct 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 30th October. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 26 Oct 20

KCC Leader says children will not go hungry during half-term Read More...

Kent Police Fraud Alert

Published: 22 Oct 20

Attached is a Fraud alert from Kent Police regarding fraudsters impersonating internet providers. Read More...

Planning

Published: 19 Oct 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 23rd October. Read More...

Cyber Essentials

Published: 14 Oct 20

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Public Notice

Published: 12 Oct 20

Attached is information on a temporary road closure for Park Farm Road. Read More...

Planning

Published: 12 Oct 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 16th October. Read More...

Town Mayors Christmas Fund

Published: 12 Oct 20

Attached is the application form for the Town Mayors Christmas Fund, closing date is 19th December 2020. Read More...

Remembrance 2020

Published: 6 Oct 20

Attached is information on the arrangements for Remembrance Day in 2020. Read More...

Planning

Published: 5 Oct 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 9th October. Read More...

Notice of Planning Committee

Published: 29 Sep 20

Attached is the Notice for the Virtual Planning Committee taking place via Zoom on 8th October. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 29 Sep 20

Urgent Road Closure - Grimston Avenue, Folkestone - 5th October 2020 Read More...

Planning

Published: 28 Sep 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 2nd October. Read More...

Planning

Published: 21 Sep 20

Applications being considered by committee members this week. If you have any comments you would like members to be aware of please email georgina.wilson@folkestone-tc.gov.uk by 25th September. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 10 Sep 20

PCC Have your say on Policing and Road Safety Read More...

Notice of Grants Committee

Published: 7 Sep 20

Attached is the Notice for the Virtual Grants Committee taking place via Zoom on 24th September. Read More...

Public Notice

Published: 3 Sep 20

Urgent Road Closure - Marten Road, Folkestone - 4th September 2020 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Notice of Full Council Meeting

Published: 1 Sep 20

Attached is the public notice for the Virtual Full Council Meeting on 10th September 2020 Read More...

Update on Christmas Events

Published: 26 Aug 20

An update on the Christmas arrangements for this year. Read More...

Remembrance Events 2020

Published: 13 Aug 20

An update on the Remembrance arrangements for this year. Read More...

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Published: 6 Aug 20

Public notice is hereby given for the conclusion of the 2019/20 Audit. Read More...

Notice of Vacancy

Published: 22 Jun 20

Notice of Vacancy - Central Ward Read More...

Virtual Annual Council Meeting

Published: 13 May 20

Councillor Michelle Keutenius was elected as the Worshipful Town Mayor of Folkestone and Councillor Nicola Keen was elected as Deputy Mayor for 2020/21. Read More...

Virtual Church Services

Published: 28 Mar 20

The following is a list of the Virtual and On-Line Church Services being held by Folketone Churches Read More...

COVID19

Published: 6 Mar 20

Coronavirus Update Read More...

Holocaust Memorial Day

Published: 13 Jan 20

A commemoration service will be held Read More...

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