Kent County Council Leader Paul Carter said: “I have today met with the Home Office to discuss both the impact of Operation Stack as well as the number of Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children entering the Port of Dover and Kent County Council’s duty of care to provide for them. “It is putting enormous strain on our…...
Kent County Council is undertaking the refurbishment of the former care home, Ladesfield in Whitstable into a temporary reception centre for Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC) who have recently entered the UK. The centre will care for 16-17 years old boys and the maximum held at any one time is 40. These children have often…...
The Try Angle Awards for Dover, Ashford and Shepway have been held with winners announced at a special ceremony at Dover Town Hall. The event was held on Thursday, July 16, and in attendance were a magnificent range of inspirational youngsters who have achieved awards across a range of diverse categories. There were eight categories…...
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