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Reverend David Railton Blue Plaque Unveiled

On Friday 4th October after two years preparation Go Folkestone were proud to unveil a blue plaque in remembrance of the Reverend David Railton M.C. at 16 Millfield Road. The house is now Millfield House Nursing Home and we would like to thank the management for their permission and enthusiastic …

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WELCOME BACK, SIR JEFFREY

Those of you who have been following our campaign to restore the statue of Sir Jeffrey Hudson will be interested to know that the much-loved figure has now been returned to Folkestone’s  Kingsnorth Gardens.

A new statue of Sir Jeffrey Hudson – who was reputedly only 19 inches tall at the …

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WELCOME RETURN OF SIR JEFFERY HUDSON’S STATUE TO KINGSNORTH GARDENS

We are pleased to announce that the replica statue of Sir Jeffrey Hudson, more commonly and incorrectly known locally as Tom Thumb or Lord Minimus, will be re-installed imminently in Kingsnorth Gardens where he had previously stood since 1928.

The inauguration ceremony will be a small one but with drinks and …