Archive - February 2013


The Folkestone Mermaid bought for the town

The good news of the purchase of Cornelia Parker’s Folkestone Mermaid, with the help of the Roger De Haan Charitable Trust and the Art Fund, brings the permanent collection of contemporary artworks in Folkestone to sixteen with a number of these, such as Tracey Emin’s Baby Things, consisting of several …


Folkestone Airshow, 8 June – Boosting local business

Fly Folkestone, 7 – 9 June – Turn a memorable Day into a Wonderful Weekend
Building on last year’s successful Jubilee Airshow that attracted over 60,000, a bigger and better one is planned for this year. Spread over three days from 7 – 9 June, it is hoped that …