Banking Scam Warning

Information from Kent Police describes how scammers have recently targeted a vulnerable victim:- “A telephone call was received on a landline (late November 2017) from scammers advising that they were calling from a bank – they did not specify which bank and this was not questioned. The caller stated he was conducting an internal investigation […]

Kent Police – On-line Reporting

Online Crime and Non-Injury Collision Reporting Updates made recently to the Kent Police website now enable you to report crimes and incidents as well as non-injury road traffic collisions ONLINE directly to the police through the website (www.kent.police.uk). Once a report is made to Kent Police online, the user will receive a unique reference number […]

The ‘Marsh Harrier’ Magazine

[ Message from the Marsh Harrier Management Team ] PANIC STATIONS The Marsh Harrier is in trouble!! At the present time there is only enough money to keep it going until March 2018. If every recipient of this informative magazine, which is delivered free each month, donated £5 a year, we could possibly, just keep […]

Rogue Salesman Warning

Kent Trading Standards and Kent Police have received reports of a company using high pressure techniques to sell burglar alarms with a 5 year maintenance contract. One salesman demanded the 80 year old resident pay the full amount upfront. Please look out for neighbours and report any suspicious doorstep callers to us.   For advice on […]

Kent Highway’s Winter Roads and Travel Preparations

Are you prepared for winter conditions when you travel? The long dark days are here which means KCC Highways, who maintain the county’s roads and lanes, receive many enquiries throughout the seasons about road conditions. Please read this winter service information letter from KCC and see how you can help prevent road and travel problems.

Water Resources Update from Affinity Water

Affinity Water have written to the Parish Council with some news and information:-   Water Resources Update 10 October 2017 Dear Councillor Despite the rainfall over the summer, the water in the aquifers (porous rock where groundwater is stored) that we use to supply your water is below average. This is important as 60% of […]

Information regarding Vegetation

Advice from KCC Highways to local Residents and Landowners Every year throughout the spring and summer KCC Highways & Transportation receive numerous complaints regarding trees, hedges and other vegetation, which overhang the highway from private property. This matter can pose a number of problems for people trying to use the footways, especially if they are […]