With its gateway location between the UK and Europe, and a diverse cultural scene that has won international acclaim, it’s no surprise the district has attracted major investment. Play your part in our future.


A new video shows how Folkestone & Hythe District Council has an ambitious vision for the future of this wonderful district.

FH Stories | Otterpool Park

A major new garden town development just outside Folkestone, Otterpool Park could deliver up to 10,000 homes and 9,000 jobs to the district over 30 years, if approved.

FH Stories | F51

A new urban sports park, believed to be the first of its kind in the world, is coming to Folkestone in 2021. The development has been funded by the Roger De Haan Charitable Trust, whose investment has helped to drive millions of pounds into the district, from the regeneration of Folkestone Old Town to the transformative Folkestone Harbour Arm.

FH Stories | Folkestone Town Centre Place Plan

Folkestone & Hythe District Council has appointed architecture and urbanism experts We Made That to deliver a Place Plan for Folkestone town centre.

FH Stories | Digital: Glassworks

Digital: Glassworks is one of many commercial spaces available in Folkestone and is owned and operated by arts charity, Creative Folkestone.

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The district could be the perfect investment opportunity or the business relocation you have been searching for.  Visit our investment website


Urban vibe, coastal cool, rural retreat. Live the lifestyle you’ve always wanted.


The ultimate flexible workplace? London in under an hour. Work from home. Or choose both.


A highly accessible location with a focus on growth and investment. Play a part in our future.


Prepare to be surprised by our arts festivals, safaris, historic adventures and beaches. All are welcome.