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 Mayors Christmas Fund is open to residents of Folkestone aged over 70 or over who fall within a certain financial criteria.  Please click here to access the application form, the closing date is 4pm on the 22nd December 2016.


Please click here to see more information on the Town Mayor of Folkestone’s next fundraising event “Row the Channel” in association with Shepway Sports Trust being held at the Tesco Superstore in Cheriton on 13th December 2016.


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