National Rural Crime Network Survey

Kent’s rural residents encouraged to have their say on crime where they live Residents of rural Kent are being encouraged to have their say on how prevalent crime is where they live, and how they rate the police’s response to it. The National Rural Crime Network (NRCN), of which Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew […]

Agricultural Odours

Agricultural Odours Now that the summer weather has finally arrived, many of you are complaining about the foul smell coming from the surrounding fields that are being treated with Manure. While we should expect to live with disturbance from farming activities in the countryside, this wide-spread industrialization of farming practices throughout the summer months is […]

KCC Anti-Scam Campaign

Kent County Council has launched a countywide campaign urging residents to “Raise-A-Brow” before handing over personal details or money. Criminals continue to target Kent residents with telephone, postal, doorstep and online scams causing devastation and financial hardship to victims. People are targeted by doorstep criminals and pressurised into paying for something they do not want […]

Cinque Ports 100 mile walk

The Cinque Ports 100 – May 26-28 2018 This is a 100-mile challenge walk organised by the Long Distance Walkers Association over the bank holiday weekend of May 26-28 this year. The walk will involve some 500 walkers attempting to complete a route linking the Cinque Ports of Hastings, New Romney, Hythe, Dover and Sandwich, […]

New Lorry Parking Planning Application  – DOV/18/00201

New Lorry Parking Planning Application  – DOV/18/00201 A new Planning Application has been received by Dover District Council from Mattheeuws Transport Ltd for the Land SW of Palmeston Road, Port Zone, White Cliffs Business Park, Dover, CT16 2HQ This application is for the current operator to open up part of the site for the use […]