Anti-Social behaviour

Upchurch has been subjected to an unprecedented amount of anti-social behaviour in recent months and this is becoming extremely costly to the Parish Council. In May, a new picnic bench, which had cost £513, was burnt out in The Paddock, residents had worked hard to raise the money to enhance area.  New safety matting, which […]

Be Winter Ready – UK Power Networks

UK Power Networks is working with the other Electricity Distribution Networks and our trade body, Energy Networks Association, on a new national campaign called Be Winter Ready. Be Winter Ready aims to encourage people to prepare in case they experience a power cut or gas emergency this winter. We’re contacting all of our stakeholders to make you […]

KCC budget consultation

HAVE YOUR SAY ON KENT COUNTY COUNCIL’S PROPOSED 2018/19 BUDGET To balance KCC’s budget for 2018/19 we have to find an estimated £66m of savings in response to additional spending demands and reduced government grant. Our consultation includes plans for £56m of savings with a further £9m yet to be identified. We would really welcome […]

Start Of Works – Forge Lane, Upchurch- rescheduled to 27th September 2017

RESCHEDULED – Start of Works Notice – Forge Lane, Upchurch Planned work to improve the road surface of Forge Lane, Upchurch has now been rescheduled to start on Wednesday 27th September 2017, weather permitting.   The work should take 2 days to complete. The road will now only be closed between 9:30am and 2:30pm.   KCC say this […]