Calendar of Events

Holocaust Memorial Day

Methodist Church Hall and Garden of Remembrance

27 Jan 22 - 11:00 to 12:00

A commemoration service is held to mark the annual Holocaust Memorial Day.

Planning Committee

Town Hall

27 Jan 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Planning Committee.

Community Services Committee

Town Hall

1 Feb 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Community Services Committee.

Climate and Environment Committee

Town Hall

3 Feb 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Climate and Environment Committee.

Finance and General Purposes Committee

Town Hall

17 Feb 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A Meeting of the Finance and General Purposes Committee.

Planning Committee

Town Hall

24 Feb 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Planning Committee.

Full Council Meeting

Town Hall

17 Mar 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Full Council.

Planning Committee

Town Hall

31 Mar 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Planning Committee.

Community Services Committee

Town Hall

5 Apr 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Community Services Committee.

Climate and Environment Committee

Town Hall

7 Apr 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Climate and Environment Committee.

Finance and General Purposes Committee

Town Hall

21 Apr 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A Meeting of the Finance and General Purposes Committee.

Planning Committee

Town Hall

28 Apr 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Planning Committee.

Annual Council Meeting and Mayor Making

Folkestone Town Hall

10 May 22 - 19:00 to 21:00

The Annual Meeting of the Folkestone Town Council where the Mayor will be elected.

Annual Town Assembly

Town Hall

17 May 22 - 19:00 to 21:00

Annual Meeting of the Town Council where representatives are invited to update the Town.

Planning Committee

Town Hall

26 May 22 - 19:00 to 20:00

A meeting of the Planning Committee.

The Queens Platinum Jubilee Beacons

The Leas

2 Jun 22 - 00:00

A celebration of the Queens Jubilee, further details to follow.

D-Day (Normandy Veterans Association)

Methodist Church Hall and Garden of Remembrance

6 Jun 22 - 11:00 to 12:00

A commemoration service for all those who fought and died in the Normandy Campaign in June 1944.

William Harvey Sunday

William Harvey Statue, The Leas

12 Jun 22 - 14:30 to 15:30

On the anniversary of the death of William Harvey a Thanksgiving Service is held.

Armed Forces Day

Tbc

25 Jun 22 - 00:00 to 00:00

A celebration of the Armed Forces, details to follow.

Town Sunday

St Mary & St Eanswythe Church

26 Jun 22 - 10:30 to 11:30

A traditional service where the Mayor is named and Prayers are said.

Blessing of the Fisheries

St Peters Church

26 Jun 22 - 14:30 to 15:30

An Annual Ceremony to bless the Seas and Fisheries with a parade to The Stade.

Canada Day

Shorncliffe Cemetery

1 Jul 22 - 11:00 to 12:00

A service is held to commemorate the Canadian Soldiers who died during WW1.

VJ Day Anniversary

Methodist Church Hall and Garden of Remembrance

15 Aug 22 - 11:00 to 12:00

VJ Day (Victory over Japan Day) is the celebration of the surrender of Japan, ending combat in WW2.

Battle of Britain Wreath Laying

RAF Memorial, The Leas

15 Sep 22 - 17:45 to 18:45

A wreath laying service will take place to commemorate the Battle of Britain in 1940.

Trafalgar Day

Tbc

21 Oct 22 - 10:15 to 11:15

Date to be confirmed, further details to follow.

Dedication of Garden of Remembrance

Christchurch Tower, Garden of Remembrance

6 Nov 22 - 14:00 to 15:00

A service will be held to Dedicate the Garden of Remembrance and crosses are laid in the Garden.

Machine Gun Corps

Cheriton Road Cemetery

11 Nov 22 - 11:00 to 12:00

A memorial service is held, organised by the Royal British Legion.

Remembrance Sunday

War Memorial, top of the Road of Remembrance

13 Nov 22 - 10:30 to 11:30

A service and parade will take place after the silence and wreath laying.

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