DDC have issued this information about Council services during the holiday season:
CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR ARRANGEMENTS
Over the Christmas and New Year period, Dover District Council offices at Whitfield will be closed from 5pm on Friday 24 December to 9am Tuesday 4 January.
Gateway, Dover, in Castle Street will close at 3pm on Friday 24 December, reopen from 9am to 3pm on Wednesday 29 December, Thursday 30 December and Friday 31 December, and then will be closed until 9am on Tuesday 4 January.
Aylesham Area Office will close at 4.30pm on Tuesday 21 December, and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 4 January.
Sandwich Area Office will close at 4.30pm on Thursday 23 December, and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 4 January.
Deal Area Office will close at 5pm on Friday 17 December, and reopen following refurbishment work on Deal Library, date to be confirmed.
All refuse collections and black box/blue bag collections will remain on their usual day over the Christmas period. Householders are asked to put waste out by 7am as collection times may vary. Green waste collections will stop after the collection on Friday 17 December and start again on Monday 3 January.
For full information, please see the Council website at www.dover.gov.uk .If you have an emergency over the Christmas period and need to contact the Council please call (01304) 821199.