Folkestone in the News


Because two is better than one…

Folkestone has received a lot of love from the press recently with double mentions in both Condé Nast Traveller and BBC South East.


The Best Places in Europe For Remote Working

Folkestone was named one of Europe’s most creative hotspots, combining an ‘arty hip vibe as well as a grand seaside heritage’. With fast and easy access to London for those who require access to the capital, Folkestone offers a unique place to live and work.

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The 10 Best Places to Visit in The UK in 2021

If you are starting to think about your travel plans for 2021, then don’t look too far as Kent has been named as one of the best places to visit in the UK!

Featured as ‘the riviera of continual reinvention and innovation’, Kent offers characterful staycations, and Folkestone just so happened to receive a special mention.

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BBC South East

From interviews with newcomers in Folkestone, like The Lift Café on moving their business to Folkestone’s stunning coast in light of the pandemic, to much-loved businesses, like Moo Like A Monkey and The Burlington Hotel, BBC South East has shined a light on the many fantastic businesses in Folkestone and why people are moving to the area to live, invest, work and visit.

And if one feature was not enough, Folkestone received a second feature, again dedicated to Folkestone’s many businesses, including The Nook and Big Boys, and discussed how they are adapting to the current working environment and surviving the pandemic.


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