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22 April 2014

Deadline for free recycling bins approaches

Canterbury district’s recycling rate has increased from 43 per cent to 54 per cent since the city council’s new recycling system began in spring 2013.

16 April 2014

New home for Artisan makers' market

Canterbury’s popular monthly makers’ market, Artisan, is on the move from St George’s Street to a new location in Whitefriars Square.

15 April 2014

Four of the best to take a dip in

Four of the district’s beaches are making waves in this year’s Good Beach Guide produced by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS).

08 April 2014

The Beaney needs your teddy!

A major new display of rare and historic teddy bears comes to the Beaney in May and the museum is searching for local teddies to join the exhibition.

07 April 2014

Businesses in line for £2,000 rates discount

Hundreds of businesses in the district will qualify for a £1,000 discount on their business rates in each of the next two years under plans to be discussed by city councillors this week.

04 April 2014

Poetry in the park competition

A competition to give budding poets across the Canterbury district the chance to have their work on permanent display in the city has been launched.

31 March 2014

Harvest Partnership withdraws from Kingsmead plans

Canterbury City Council has been informed by the Harvest Partnership that following a recent Sainsbury’s Board decision they are regrettably no longer able to continue with their proposal to develop a new Sainsbury’s store on the site of the Serco depot/old coach park and Coldharbour housing as part of the council’s regeneration plans for the Kingsmead area.

31 March 2014

New Sunday park and ride for Canterbury

A permanent Sunday park and ride service from New Dover Road and Sturry Road will hit the road from this Sunday (6 April).

26 March 2014

Herne Bay Clock tower wins the lottery!

Exciting proposals to restore Herne Bay’s historic seafront Clock Tower and put it at the heart of the local community have become reality today (Wednesday 26 March) with the news of a £250,000 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant.

17 March 2014

Herne Bay in the spotlight

The very best of Herne Bay will once again be on show at the town’s annual community and business exhibition on Wednesday 26 March.

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