Freight Action Plan for Kent

Kent County Council information The Freight Action Plan sets out what KCC has already achieved, the roles and responsibilities of the major stakeholders of freight traffic in Kent and outlines five key actions to help mitigate the negative impacts of road freight to the county, which are as follows: 1. To tackle the problem of […]

A new single council for East Kent?

Shepway Council website information Councillors from all five authorities agreed in July 2016  to explore the advantages and disadvantages of a merger and to examine how a new single council could operate.  The purpose of a potential merger was set out in a ‘Statement of Intent’ agreed by all the councils. As a result, work has been progressing on […]

Planning Application – Where can I view the plans and details?

Shepway District Council, Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone. Tel 01303 853000 Hythe Town Council normally holds plans for applications within Saltwood and certainly those within Hythe – Council Offices, Oaklands, Stade Street. Tel 01303 266152 Use the UK Planning Website  –  Uk Planning (Shepway)  

Otterpool Park – Bid by Shepway District Council for a Garden Town

On 7 June 2016 parish councillors from Sellindge, Stanford, Saltwood, Postling, Lympne and Monks Horton were invited by Cllr David Monk, Leader of Shepway District Council to be briefed about the potential Garden Town at Otterpool Park. For full details go to http://www.shepway.gov.uk/otterpool-park Extract from Shepway Council website… ‘In March, the government invited local authorities to […]

Saltwood Village Society

The aim of the Society is to ensure that Saltwood Village and its surroundings retain the character which they now possess, and that any future development within the Village, whilst being in keeping with the times in which we live, contributes in retaining this character. Visit Site

Saltwood Community Group

The Saltwood Community Group, a dynamic new charity that is focused on improving the village and community of Saltwood as a whole. Visit this website for news & information about what’s going on in and around the village. Visit Site

UK Planning

View planning applications – Shepway Area Visit Site

Shepway District Council

Shepway District Council website for Information, Local Issues and Reporting Faults Visit Site