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  • Dartford Today – Thursday 11 February 2016

    Dartford Today – Thursday 11 February 2016

    Events and activities taking place in Dartford today including Talk Time, the Thursday Market and basketball. Plus the countdown has started to the opening of the new Fairfield...

    11 Feb 2016

  • Grants to support Dartford's communities

    Grants to support Dartford's communities

    Dartford Borough Council is inviting local 'not for profit' registered charities and community groups to apply for funding as part of its Community Grant Scheme.

    29 Jan 2016

  • Telephone Fraud

    Telephone Fraud

    Dartford Borough Council has been made aware of telephone calls being made to Dartford residents by someone claiming to be from the Council's Crash Investigation Team.

    27 Jan 2016

  • School Safety First

    School Safety First

    Improving safety on the roads around the Borough's schools

    13 Jan 2016

  • Energy Deal - Helping Residents Save Money

    Energy Deal - Helping Residents Save Money

    Dartford Borough Council is pleased to confirm that Energy Deal is back! The popular collective switching scheme, which aims to help residents looking to reduce their gas and electricity bills, is open now.

    13 Jan 2016

  • Refuse and recycling collections

    Refuse and recycling collections

    Please remember that all collections will be at least one day late this week as we catch up after the Christmas and New Year bank holidays.

    05 Jan 2016

  • Council proposes new street names to mark courageous soldiers and airmen

    Council proposes new street names to mark courageous soldiers and airmen

    Dartford Council Leader Jeremy Kite has suggested that roads on a new town centre housing development bear the names of a number of war veterans and fallen service heroes linked to the town.

    11 Nov 2015

  • Dartford Council appoints operator to run new Fairfield leisure facility

    Dartford Council appoints operator to run new Fairfield leisure facility

    Dartford Borough Council has confirmed that Fairfield, the Borough's flagship pool and sports facility, is to reopen in February 2016 and that it has appointed Places for People Leisure to manage it for the community in a ten year deal.

    10 Nov 2015

  • Dartford’s getting ready for some Christmas sparkle

    Dartford’s getting ready for some Christmas sparkle

    Dartford town centre's getting ready to sparkle and shine at this year's Big Christmas Switch On which takes place on Saturday 14 November!

    05 Nov 2015

  • Dartford Creative returns

    Dartford Creative returns

    Dartford Borough Council and Arts Council England are to kickstart a new phase of arts and creativity in the town, building on the huge success of the original 'Dartford Creative' project.

    19 Oct 2015

  • Dartford Festival of Light 2015

    Dartford Festival of Light 2015

    Preparations are well underway for the Dartford Festival of Light which will take place on Friday October 23 between 6pm and 8pm.

    19 Oct 2015

  • Statement from Jeremy Kite, Leader of the Council

    Statement from Jeremy Kite, Leader of the Council

    The Council has been aware of the potential sale by Tesco of its holdings in Lowfield Street for a while but has been bound by a confidentiality arrangement until the completion of the transaction today.

    15 Oct 2015