Support from Shepway Members for the Green Gym Project

The Shepway Green Gym project has received extra funding to help cover the costs of new tools thanks to a £5,543  grant from all six KCC Shepway members. The six members are: Hod Birkby, Susan Carey, Frank McKenna, Bob Neaves, Carole Waters, and Martin Whybrow. The project runs across the whole of Shepway and is managed by Shepway District Council. It’s all inclusive and offers help and…

Shepway holds its first youth conference

Shepway held its first youth conference in June supported by a £5,000 KCC members grant from Carole Waters, Bob Neaves, Hod Birkby, Martin Whybrow and Frank McKenna. The conference which focussed on drugs education, gun and knife crime and child sexual exploitation was attended by 300 year nine pupils from six schools across the district. “I attended the Community…

Waxy mineral oil washed up on the Kent shoreline

Deposits of a waxy mineral oil have been found washed up on the Kent shoreline, with the worst affected areas between Sandgate and Folkestone Warren. A clear-up operation is currently being undertaken by staff from Shepway District Council. The public are advised to not touch the substance and to keep dogs on a lead and…