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Explore Dover Castle: Britain’s first line of defence - BBC History Magazine
Explore Dover Castle: Britain’s first line of defence  BBC History Magazine

For 2000 years Dover has played host to military fortifications, from Iron Age earthworks to William the Conqueror's wooden castle to Cold War bunkers.

High winds force Dover Castle to close as extreme gusts batter Kent - Kent Live
High winds force Dover Castle to close as extreme gusts batter Kent  Kent Live

English Heritage has described the situation as 'serious'

Dover Castle has reopened after it was forced to close due to high winds - Kent Live
Dover Castle has reopened after it was forced to close due to high winds  Kent Live

The Siege! event planned for this weekend remains cancelled.

Dover Castle Siege! event cancelled due to high winds - Kent Online
Dover Castle Siege! event cancelled due to high winds  Kent Online

A Kent castle, which had been due to stage a re-enactment of an historic siege, has had to cancel the event due to strong winds forecast for the weekend.

Dover Castle will be under siege again for the summer holidays - Kent Online
Dover Castle will be under siege again for the summer holidays  Kent Online

Battle lines will be drawn this weekend as French troops lay siege to a Kent castle in an epic re-enactment.

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