Traffic Lights at A2

The following reply was received to an enquiry by Dover District Councillor Mog Ovenden Dear Councillor Ovenden Thank you for your email to our Road Space team on 15 December 2017, which was passed to us to respond to on 17 December 2017 A-one+ works on behalf of Highways England and we are responsible for […]

Road Closure – Whitfield Hill

Temporary Overnight Road Closure – A256 Crabble Hill, Dover – 22 January 2018   An overnight closure of part of A256 Crabble Hill, Dover is planned for the night of Monday 22nd January 2018 from 10.00 pm continuing through until approximately 6.00 am. A256 Crabble Hill will be closed in the vicinity of the railway bridge, with […]

Online crime reporting and non-injury collison – LIVE

We wanted to make you and your parish aware of two updates made to the Kent Police website recently. The public can now report crimes and incidents as well as non-injury road traffic collisions ONLINE directly to us through our website (www.kent.police.uk). Once a report is made to us online, the user will receive a […]

Water Resources update

Following the very dry winter in 2016/17, our groundwater resources remained below average all year and have now receded further due to the very dry start to autumn. This has increased the risk of drought and water restrictions in 2018. The summer rainfall was welcomed, but aquifers only usually fill up from rainfall during autumn […]

Road Closure – A2

Please see below the details of a change to our programme of works on the A2. Please accept our apologies for the short notice of these changes. Tuesday 28 November 2017 – Tuesday 5 December 2017: We will be closing the A2 west bound between the Whitfield Roundabout and the A260 at Barham to carry […]

Water resources update

10 November 2017 We have now entered our critical recharge period (October to March) when we expect rainfall to reach the aquifers (porous rock where groundwater is stored) that we use to supply your water. Unfortunately, the amount of rain we received in October fell considerably short of what is usually expected and our water […]

Cllr Keith Morris elected Leader of Dover District Council

Cllr Keith Morris has been elected as the new Leader of Dover District Council.  A ward councillor for St Margaret’s-at-Cliffe, Cllr Morris was first elected to the Council in 2011 and has been a Cabinet Member since 2015.    Cllr Morris hails from Northumberland and began his working life in the army spending nine years […]