Welcome to Folkestone Town  Council

Following a Referendum of the town’s people in May 2003 and the subsequent approval of the Secretary of State, Folkestone Town Council was formed in June 2004, although Folkestone had been a Borough Council up until 1974.  To read more, please go to the ‘About Folkestone‘ page.


The Town Mayor of Folkestone’s Christmas Fund is now open to applications, you must be aged 70 or over and a resident of Folkestone.  Please click here to download a copy of the application form, completed forms need to be returned to the Council office by no later than 4pm on 21st December 2017.


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