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Staplehurst Parish Council

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  • Temporary Road Closure – Iden Crescent, Staplehurst – 2nd December 2019

    Temporary Road Closure – Iden Crescent, Staplehurst – 2nd December 2019

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Iden Crescent, Staplehurst for up to 8 days. The road will...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Nov 19
  • New November Date for Borough & Parish Councillor Surgery

    New November Date for Borough & Parish Councillor Surgery

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    This month's Borough and Parish Councillor surgery at Staplehurst library will take place on Saturday 23rd November, which is a change f...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Nov 19
  • Statement of Persons Nominated/Notice of Poll and Situation

    Statement of Persons Nominated/Notice of Poll and Situation

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Election of a Member of Parliament   The attached images are a statement of the persons nominated for election as a Member of Parliamen...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Nov 19
  • Notice of Election -  Parliamentary Election

    Notice of Election - Parliamentary Election

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

     Parliamentary Election  Election of a Member of Parliament for the Maidstone and The Weald Constituency 1. Nomination papers mu...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Nov 19
  • Maidstone Borough Local Plan Review - Call for Sites

    Maidstone Borough Local Plan Review - Call for Sites

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    As part of its Local Plan Review, between March and May this year, Maidstone Borough Council (MBC) received submissions from landowners and ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Nov 19
  • Parish Councillor Co-opted

    Parish Councillor Co-opted

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    We are pleased to welcome Jose' Castro our new Parish Councillor who was co-opted at the Parish Council meeting last night.

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Nov 19
  • Wheels 2 Work Kent - Affordable Moped Loan Scheme

    Wheels 2 Work Kent - Affordable Moped Loan Scheme

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    ‘Wheels 2 Work Kent’ is a charitable project run by East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership, supported by Kent County Council.&n...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Nov 19
  • Temporary Closure of Marden Road from 4th November

    Temporary Closure of Marden Road from 4th November

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    On 4th November 2019 South East Water will begin to install a new water main along Marden Road.  During the works and on a rolling basi...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Oct 19
  • Learn to Ring at All Saints' Church

    Learn to Ring at All Saints' Church

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    All Saints' Church have a successful band of  ringers but are always on the lookout for new recruits. Inclusion of any website lin...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Oct 19
  • 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 2020-21 Budget Consultation

    Kent County Council 2020-21 Budget Consultation

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent Councty Council has launched a public consultation to gather views about council tax and spending priorities.  The results of the ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Oct 19
  • Spectacles Found

    Spectacles Found

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    A pair of spectacles has been found on the High Street near the Village Centre and handed to the Parish Office.  For further informatio...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Oct 19
  • Temporary Closure of Grave Lane Marden from 11th November

    Temporary Closure of Grave Lane Marden from 11th November

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent County Council has made an order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Grave Lane, Marden, for up to three days from 11th November...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Oct 19
  • Consultation on Maidstone Borough Affordable and Local Needs Housing Supplementary Planning Document

    Consultation on Maidstone Borough Affordable and Local Needs Housing Supplementary Planning Document

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Maidstone Borough Council has prepared an Affordable and Local Needs Housing Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for public consultation. ...

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    Posted: 9 Oct 19
  • Village Update  Autumn 2019

    Village Update Autumn 2019

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The Autumn edition was issued in September. Thanks to all our volunteer distributors. If you have not received a copy and would like one, p...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Oct 19
  • MBC Sports and Leisure Survey

    MBC Sports and Leisure Survey

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Maidstone Borough Council is inviting residents to have their say about sport & leisure provision and facilities in the borough.  I...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Sep 19
  • Updated* Chairman's Video Report on Facebook

    Updated* Chairman's Video Report on Facebook

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 20/09/19: The Chairman's September video report is available on the Parish Council's Facebook page.  The transcript is a...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Sep 19
  • Staplehurst Library New Opening Hours

    Staplehurst Library New Opening Hours

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    From Monday 30th September 2019, Staplehurst Library's opening hours will be:  - Tuesday to Friday: from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 1...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Sep 19
  • Keys Found Marden Road

    Keys Found Marden Road

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Two keys on a ring have been handed in to the Parish Office. They were found on the Marden Road near Thatcher Road. If they are yours pleas...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Sep 19
  • Woodlands Green (Redrow Homes) - Affordable Homes

    Woodlands Green (Redrow Homes) - Affordable Homes

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

     Moat Homes are offering homes on a shared ownership basis, with priority given to local people.  To read more information, regist...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Sep 19
  • Red Telephone Box at Church Green -UPDATE

    Red Telephone Box at Church Green -UPDATE

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    UPDATE 2: Further to BT’s notice of 25th June 2019, if you have any comments about BT’s plans to remove the telephone kiosk at C...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 19
  • Suggested 20mph Speed Limit Area in Staplehurst

    Suggested 20mph Speed Limit Area in Staplehurst

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The safety of pedestrians of all ages is of great concern to Staplehurst Parish Council and residents. One possibility is to apply to the Ma...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 19
  • Updated **Hen & Duckhurst Farm Saturday Working Hours

    Updated **Hen & Duckhurst Farm Saturday Working Hours

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    On 22nd August MBC Planning Committee refused to extend the permitted Saturday working hours at Hen & Duckhurst Farm and also refused to...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Sep 19
  • MBC Budget Survey 2020

    MBC Budget Survey 2020

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Maidstone Borough Council would like to know how you feel about the local area and whether you think that you are getting value for money as...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Sep 19
  • National Highways and Transport Network Survey 2019-20

    National Highways and Transport Network Survey 2019-20

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent County Council is taking part in the National Highways and Transport Network Public Satisfaction Survey on highways and transport servi...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Sep 19
  • Doorstep Crime - Tree Cutting Services - Alert From  Kent County Council Public Protection

    Doorstep Crime - Tree Cutting Services - Alert From Kent County Council Public Protection

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent County Council Public Protection have received reports that doorstep criminals are active in the East Peckham area - all Kent residents...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Aug 19
  • Changes to NHS Healthcare System in Kent and Medway

    Changes to NHS Healthcare System in Kent and Medway

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The NHS across Kent and Medway has been working towards greater integration to provide better, more joined-up care for patients.  Broad...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Aug 19
  • Kent and Medway Energy and Low Emissions Strategy

    Kent and Medway Energy and Low Emissions Strategy

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    In a context of expected growth in the local economy, population and number of homes, Kent and Medway have launched a consultation on a draf...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Jul 19
  • Staplehurst  Monthly  Dementia  Café  at  The  McCabe  Centre,  Bell  Lane

    Staplehurst Monthly Dementia Café at The McCabe Centre, Bell Lane

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    On the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am until 12.30pm 10am doors open, 10.30am read current affairs over a cuppa, 11.30am brain ...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Jul 19
  • KCC Public Protection External Mailbox Warning

    KCC Public Protection External Mailbox Warning

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    The following warning about criminals targetting external mailboxes has been issued by Kent County Council Public Protection Unit: "Ma...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Jul 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
  • How to Report Crimes

    How to Report Crimes

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    If you witness a crime as it happens, please call the police straight away by dialling 999.  If you wish to report a non-urgent inciden...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 19
  • Driveways and Gardening Scam Alert

    Driveways and Gardening Scam Alert

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Kent County Council Public Protection Unit has received reports about a doorstep criminal active in Larkfield and Ditton areas and has issue...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 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
  • Woodlands Green (Redrow Homes) - Affordable Homes

    Woodlands Green (Redrow Homes) - Affordable Homes

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Moat Homes Housing Association has released details of 2-3 bedroom affordable homes on Redrow Homes' Woodlands Green development north o...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Jun 19
  • Join the Connect Well Directory

    Join the Connect Well Directory

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Attendees at the Annual Parish Meeting in March this year will recall a presentation by a representative of InvolveKent https://www.involvek...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 May 19
  • KCC Trading Standards  - Spot the Signs of Financial Abuse

    KCC Trading Standards - Spot the Signs of Financial Abuse

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    Every year, millions of pounds are defrauded from residents of Kent by criminals posing as legitimate businesses, Kent Police or as KCC Trad...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 May 19
  • Kent County Council - Bus Feedback Portal

    Kent County Council - Bus Feedback Portal

    Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent
    Article by: Staplehurst Parish Council

    During last summer’s Big Conversation with residents, many people told Kent County Council (KCC) that they didn’t know who to gi...

    Staplehurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Jan 19