Christmas tree collections on hold due to staff shortages
It is with much reluctance that we must announce today (Saturday 16 January) that the collection of real Christmas trees cannot start as scheduled next week.
District at heart of innovative new home deliveries project
The Covid-19 pandemic means we rely on online deliveries more than we have ever done before.
Millions paid out in business grants but more to come
Millions of pounds in Covid-19 government financial support for businesses across the district has already landed in their bank accounts.
Harbour Street set for short closure as shed project takes shape
As external work to the new south quay shed at Whitstable Harbour nears completion, the city council will begin the internal fit out of the building in early 2021.
Enforcement Officer assault leads to suspended prison sentence
A 36-year-old man who assaulted a Canterbury City Council Enforcement Officer and unleashed torrents of abuse at three others on various occasions has been handed a suspended prison sentence.
Charities and council work together to help rough sleepers through winter
Giving people sleeping rough somewhere warm and safe to sleep during the cold winter months has always been the top priority for Canterbury City Council and the district’s homeless charities.
Team to help Christmas shoppers to stay safe
Christmas shoppers will be supported by our City Centre Support Team in Canterbury and our Town Centre Support Teams in Herne Bay and Whitstable.
Tourists vital to district's prosperity, report reveals
Visit Kent’s latest Tourism Economic Impact Study, published today (Tuesday 8 December), shows before the devastating impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Canterbury’s visitor economy was valued at £523m
Apply now to vote by post in forthcoming elections
A raft of elections are due to take place in the district next year and Canterbury City Council’s Electoral Services team is already working hard to ensure they will be Covid secure.
#BuyLocalBlackFriday bid to boost local businesses
Businesses in Canterbury, Herne Bay, Whitstable and the villages are calling on Christmas shoppers to think of them as they race to pick up those Black Friday bargains online