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 […]

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 Extract from Shepway Council website… ‘In March, the government invited local authorities to […]