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Staplehurst Parish Council

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  • Train and Bus Travel Advice - Updated

    Train and Bus Travel Advice - Updated

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 02/04/20 Arriva have made further changes to the no. 5 bus timetable this week, with buses running every 150 minutes Monday to Satur...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 20
  • Coronavirus - KCC and MBC Help Information

    Coronavirus - KCC and MBC Help Information

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Update 02/04/20 A helpline called 'Kent Together' has been launched by Kent County Council to support vulnerable people in Ken...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 20
  • Maidstone Borough Council -  Can you help your community by offering home delivery?

    Maidstone Borough Council - Can you help your community by offering home delivery?

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    MAIDSTONE BOROUGH COUNCIL PRESS RELEASE Date: 2 April 2020  Can you help your community by offering home delivery? In response to ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 20
  • Mr John Cramp

    Mr John Cramp

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Councillors and staff of Staplehurst Parish Council extend their condolences to Margaret and the family on the sad passing of John Cramp.&nb...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 20
  • Public Health England COVID-19  -  How to look after your mental health and wellbeing

    Public Health England COVID-19 - How to look after your mental health and wellbeing

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Public Health England has published a new guide on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing during the COVID -19 outbreak: Read i...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Mar 20
  • All Saints' Church Staplehurst - Parish Magazine April Edition

    All Saints' Church Staplehurst - Parish Magazine April Edition

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    A Message from All Saints' Church Staplehurst​ Staplehurst Parish Magazine – April Edition With great regret, due to lockd...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Mar 20
  • Southeastern Railway Contract Extension

    Southeastern Railway Contract Extension

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Southeastern today (30th March) confirmed that the Department for Transport (DfT) had awarded a Direct Award Contract to ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 20
  • Rogue Traders Alert

    Rogue Traders Alert

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent Police have issued the following information and advice to residents to be on their guard against rogue traders operating locally. STA...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 20
  • Covid-19 Update From Our MP

    Covid-19 Update From Our MP

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The latest Covid -19 update from Helen Grant MP is available here  Inclusion of any

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 20
  • Scam Alert

    Scam Alert

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The following statement has been issued by the Cabinet Office and Home Office in relation to reports about fake texts purporting to be from ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 20
  • Parish Council Planning Committee 6th April

    Parish Council Planning Committee 6th April

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    On 6th April, the Parish Council's Planning Committee will consider planning applications on which it has been consulted by Maidstone Bo...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus: Thank You to All Volunteers

    Coronavirus: Thank You to All Volunteers

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The Parish Council and Emergency Help Team thank all of you who have contacted us to offer your help to support our community in these extra...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Mar 20
  • INVOLVE KENT - SAFE AND WELL TELEPHONE SERVICE

    INVOLVE KENT - SAFE AND WELL TELEPHONE SERVICE

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Safe and Well is a telephone service available for the most vulnerable and isolated members of the community who are self-isolating due to C...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus-Related Fraud Reports Increase by 400% in March

    Coronavirus-Related Fraud Reports Increase by 400% in March

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Recently the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) reported a new trend in fraud related to Coronavirus, or COVID-19. Updated figures s...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Mar 20
  • Surrenden Play Park Closed

    Surrenden Play Park Closed

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Surrenden Field remains open for the current time, however the play park has unfortunately had to be locked closed to comply with government...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 20
  • COVID-19 UPDATE – PARISH OFFICE CLOSURE & POSTPONEMENT OF COUNCIL MEETINGS

    COVID-19 UPDATE – PARISH OFFICE CLOSURE & POSTPONEMENT OF COUNCIL MEETINGS

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Following yesterday’s government announcement, until further notice, the Parish Office is closed with immediate effect and staff are w...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus - Help for Vulnerable Residents

    Coronavirus - Help for Vulnerable Residents

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The Parish Council with support from our Borough Councillor’s, County Councillor and local volunteers are organising an emergency help...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus: Library Closure

    Coronavirus: Library Closure

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    All 99 libraries in Kent and the mobile library service will close to the public from normal closing time on Friday 20th March 2020 until fu...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus/COVID-19 - Scammers active in Kent!

    Coronavirus/COVID-19 - Scammers active in Kent!

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Scammers and criminals are already looking for opportunities to scam people as a result of the Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic. Happily...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus Advice

    Coronavirus Advice

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 17/03/20 The Parish Council is working with volunteers to provide information and support to local residents during this difficult t...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 20
  • Parish Office Access Arrangements

    Parish Office Access Arrangements

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    In view of the increasing restrictions and concern about Coronavirus, we ask that if you need to contact the Parish Office, please do so by ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 20
  • Southeastern Railway Community Relations Manager

    Southeastern Railway Community Relations Manager

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Southeastern Railway has appointed a Community Relations Manager whose three main threads of work are: identify empty rooms and spaces at...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 20
  • SUSPENDED Surgeries  - Maidstone Borough Council Community Protection Team Surgery

    SUSPENDED Surgeries - Maidstone Borough Council Community Protection Team Surgery

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    In light of the current situation surrounding COVID-19 and the advice from central government the decision has been made to suspend the surg...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Mar 20
  • Cancelled - Surgery at the Library – 28th March

    Cancelled - Surgery at the Library – 28th March

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Cancelled - Surgery at the Library 28th March –  A Parish Councillor and Borough Councillor John Perry will be present from 10.00...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Mar 20
  • POSTPONED Staplehurst Annual Parish Meeting - 30th March 2020

    POSTPONED Staplehurst Annual Parish Meeting - 30th March 2020

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 17th March 2020: In light of the current situation surrounding COVID-19 and the advice from central government the decision has been...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Mar 20
  • Staplehurst Emergency Help Team AGM 12th March - POSTPONED

    Staplehurst Emergency Help Team AGM 12th March - POSTPONED

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 10th March 2020: The AGM has been postponed.  A new date will be announced in due course. The Annual General Meeting of the Sta...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Mar 20
  • Village Update Spring 2020

    Village Update Spring 2020

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The Spring edition was delivered this week. Thanks to all our volunteer distributors. If you have not received a copy and would like one, p...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Feb 20
  • Working Hours at Hen & Duckhurst Farm

    Working Hours at Hen & Duckhurst Farm

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    David Wilson Homes have submitted an application to remove the planning condition that restricts construction and delivery hours at Hen &...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Feb 20
  • Public Meeting - Call for Sites

    Public Meeting - Call for Sites

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    On 25th February 2020, the Parish Council held a very well-attended public meeting in Staplehurst to explain the Call for Sites process and ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Feb 20
  • Compassionate Neighbours Project - Heart of Kent Hospice

    Compassionate Neighbours Project - Heart of Kent Hospice

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Staplehurst Parish Council is pleased to support Heart of Kent Hospice in the launch of its Compassionate Neighbours project.  Compassi...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Feb 20
  • HI Kent Monthly NHS Hearing Aid Aftercare Clinic

    HI Kent Monthly NHS Hearing Aid Aftercare Clinic

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    HI Kent run a monthly NHS hearing aid aftercare clinic in the McCabe Centre. The McCabe Centre, McCabe Close, Staplehurst TN12 0BW Thursda...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Feb 20
  • Updated* Chairman's Video Report on Facebook

    Updated* Chairman's Video Report on Facebook

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 12/02/2020 : The Chairman's January video report is available on the Parish Council's Facebook page.  The transcript is ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Feb 20
  • Sainsbury's Update

    Sainsbury's Update

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Parish Councillor Riordan has received an update about the current status of Sainsbury's plans for its store in Staplehurst.   To ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Feb 20
  • MBC Climate Change & Biodiversity Survey

    MBC Climate Change & Biodiversity Survey

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    In April 2019 Maidstone Borough Council recognised a climate and biodiversity emergency. It is seeking views from residents on: how they wou...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Feb 20
  • Maidstone Borough Council - Homeless Outreach Team

    Maidstone Borough Council - Homeless Outreach Team

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Maidstone Borough Council has set up a dedicated team to address and support the street homeless population of the borough, offering a servi...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Oct 19
  • Kent County Council - Highways Fault Reporting Tool

    Kent County Council - Highways Fault Reporting Tool

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    KCC would like to encourage residents to use the highways fault reporting tool to let them know about any issues.  • It’s t...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Jul 19
  • Report a Road Traffic Incident

    Report a Road Traffic Incident

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Just a reminder that the Parish Council wants to know about road traffic incidents in the parish.  Not all incidents are recorded by th...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Jun 19