Planning Applications received week commencing 11 December 2017

CA//17/02775/MIN Non-material amendment to planning permission CA//15/00844/OUT for the hybrid application for the redevelopment of the former Herne Bay Golf Course; to allow update to ecological mitigation strategy. CA//17/02649/LB Application for listed building consent for proposed single-storey rear extension following demolition of conservatory at Belsey Cottage, 7 School Lane, Herne, CT6 7AN CA//17/02758/FUL Proposed single-storey […]

Office closed over Christams

The Parish Office will be closed for Christmas, from Friday 22nd December and re-open on 2nd January. Our parish clerk, Monica and parish councillors wish you a happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year.  

Reporting Crime and incidents

The public can now report crimes and incidents as well as non-injury road traffic collisions ONLINE directly through the Kent police website ( Once a report is made online, the user will receive a unique reference number and a return email confirming receipt.   Kent are promoting both as a test/pilot at this stage. At […]

DO YOU HAVE A BUS PASS? Briefing Note from KCC, Public Transport Department

DO YOU HAVE A BUS PASS? Briefing Note from KCC, Public Transport Department English National Concessionary Travel Scheme (ENCTS) : Bulk Renewals March 2018   Background: The English National Concessionary Travel Scheme (ENCTS – also known as the older persons bus pass) is a statutory national scheme providing free bus travel for individuals of a […]

Christmas at St Martin’s Church

Carols around the Yew Tree in St Martin’s Churchyard, in Herne will take place on Friday December 8 at 7.30 pm. Mulled wine & mince pies will be available. Services over Christmas are as follows: Christingle, Sunday December 10 at 3 pm Carols by Candlelight will be on Sunday December 17 at 6pm On Christmas […]

Santa’s Sleigh Route and Times – Broomfield Sunday 17th December 2017

Santa’s Sleigh Route and Times Broomfield 17th December 2017 Start 4.30 Stop 1 Willow Farm Way 4.45pm Margate Road to Huntsman & Horn 5pm Stop 2 Huntsman & Horn 5.15 Down Broomfield Road to The Meadows 5.30 Stop 3 The Meadows outside 38 5.45 Stop 4 The Meadows to Harvest Court 6.00 Into Margate Road […]

Santa’s Sleigh Route and Times in Herne on 16th December 2017

Santa Sleigh Routes and Times Herne  16th December 2017 Start 4.15pm Bullockstone Road, going south up hill 4.30 Stop 1 Canterbury Fields off A291 4.45pm Canterbury Road, Curtis Wood Park Road 5.10pm Stop 2 Junction Shepherdsgate Drive 5.20pm Stop 3 Top Curtis Wood Park Road 5.30 Albion Lane 5.40 Stop 4 Forgefields junction with Ridgeway […]

Herne Plans w/c 27 November 2017

Planning applications received this week: CA//17/02607/FUL Proposed single-storey front/side and rear extensions, change of levels to garden and proposed outbuilding to rear at 44 Woodrow Chase, Herne, CT6 7JN CA//17/02624/FUL Proposed extension to car park at Herne and Broomfield GP Surgery, Broomfield Road, Herne, CT6 7LY CA//17/02625/FUL Proposed installation of new roof windows to facilitate […]

Planning application received this week – The Manor, Park Place, Herne

CA//17/02532/RES Application for the approval of access and layout for the erection of three dwellings with shared access drive and garaging pursuant to outline planning permission CA/16/01607/OUT at The Manor, Park Place, Herne, CT6 7LU View plans on-line at Canterbury City Council Planning Portal, for further information phone our parish office on 01227 742700

Herne Bay’s long-awaited Minor Injuries Unit opened in September.

Patients can visit the Minor Injuries Unit at the Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital, King Edward Avenue, Herne Bay from 8am to 8pm, seven days a week for injuries such as sprains, bites, cuts, burns, as well as eye and ear injuries. Doctors from four of our local GP surgeries have united to run the Unit, […]