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 […]

The ‘Marsh Harrier’ Magazine

[ Message from the Marsh Harrier Management Team ] DONATIONS FOR THE CONTINUED SUSTAINABILITY OF THE MARSH HARRIER Thank you to all who have contributed so far so that we can continue to bring The Marsh Harrier to you. If you would like to contribute, please send donations, however, small to: Robyn Collins, Eanswyth House, […]

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 […]

Seasonal Warning

Seasonal Crime Prevention Reminder With the change in weather and the subsequent lawns to mow please ensure that your sheds, garages and outbuilding are left secure and your garden tools, mowers and ride on mowers are placed inside and out of view. Keep your gardens secure – padlock/bolt your garden gates.

Want to Know More about the Air Ambulance?

The Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance is inviting local groups, clubs, societies and other organisations to book a talk (free of charge) to find our more about the work of the charity. By inviting one of the air ambulance volunteer speakers to your group, you will be helping to raise awareness of our work […]

Bogus Callers, Scams & Fraud Warnings

Kent Police warn residents about the latest courier fraud which involves criminals pretending to be Police Officers to persuade victims into buying a valuable item which they must hand over to a taxi driver or courier. The Rolex watch courier fraud – how it works — The criminal calls or visits the resident claiming to be […]

Village Hall News – Updated, February 2017

BRENZETT VILLAGE HALL — The hall has been awarded over £180.00 to buy two new hand water heaters for the toilets and a new large tea urn for the kitchen. We are very grateful for this through our Kent County Councillor Carole Waters’ Combined Members grant scheme. The items have been purchased and will be installed soon. […]