Council appoints contractor in crackdown on litter and dog fouling

Dover District Council is stepping up its commitment to crack down on littering and dog fouling – by working in partnership with a private enforcement company. From 3 April, DDC will team up with Kingdom Environmental Protection, who will carry out enforcement in conjunction with the council for a 12 month trial period. This will […]

Report Street Issues and Littering

Dover District Council are urging the people of Aylesham to help keep streets tidy by using online forms to report littering and other crimes. Local residents are welcome to use two Dover District Council forms found on its website to report dog fouling, litter and fly tipping. Once completed, the forms – one for litter […]

Keeping Aylesham Tidy

Big thanks are due to the group of volunteers who took part in Saturday’s litter picking session in the centre of Aylesham. Supported by DDC’s Community Development Officer Emily Barnes, the group filled a total of eight bags of rubbish gathered from around streets and alleys in the village. Emily said afterwards: “I’m very grateful […]

Road Works in Aylesham

Temporary Road Closure – Spinney Lane, Aylesham (Dover Area) – from 3 January 2017 Phased closures of part of Spinney Lane, Aylesham are planned from Tuesday 3rd January 2017 for an estimated period of up to 7 weeks. Spinney Lane will be closed in sections between the junctions with B2046 Adisham Road and Cooting Road, with no […]

Aylesham Development News

To sign up for regular updates regarding the Aylesham Development visit or contact  DDC PR and Communications Officer Nick Evans at To View the June 2016 update please click here To veiw the July 2016 update please click here To view the September 2016 update please click here To view the December 2016 update please click […]

Three trees in the Market Square to be felled- due to severe decay

Three trees that are dead or dying in the centre of Aylesham are to be felled next week  –  but new ones will be planted by local schoolchildren. Aylesham Parish Council has responsibility for the trees located in Market Square and a recent survey confirmed three were severely decayed and would need to be removed.  […]

DDC’s ‘Keep me posted’- sign up today

Press Release: Keeping you posted- sign up today. Residents can subscribe to DDC’s new email alert service to receive updates on services and key developments. Please click here for further information.

Flytipping – your duty of care

Dover District Council and Kent Police worked together in a joint operation on Wednesday to help crack down on fly-tipping in the area.  Click HERE for more information Flytipping – your duty of care Dover District Council has received a number of reports of flytipping in rural areas across the area over the past few months. […]

Retail Units- Market Place

Heads of Terms are now being drafted and it is expected the sale will complete before June. The new owner’s intention is to make these available to lease for local businesses. A number of interested parties have already contacted the Developers and the District Council to register their interest in becoming tenants. These details will […]