Planning Applications in Herne received w/e 20 May 2017

CA//17/01159/FUL Proposed single-storey rear extension and dormers to side elevations at 56 Busheyfields Road, Herne, CT6 7LJ CA//17/01160/FUL Proposed dormer to side elevation at 58 Busheyfields Road, Herne, CT6 7LJ CA//17/01161/FUL Proposed dormer windows to rear elevation at 7 Upper Free Down, Herne, CT6 7DG CA//17/01163/FUL Proposed single-storey rear extension at 4 Albion Close, Herne, […]

Urgent 40 MPH Temporary Speed Restriction – Owl’s Hatch Road, Herne Bay – 19 May 2017

It will be necessary to place a temporary 40 MPH speed restriction on Owl’s Hatch Road, Herne Bay from 19 May 2017 for up to 21 Days. The temporary speed restriction will be between Thornden Wood Road and Bullockstone Road. This is to ensure the safety of the public and to allow works to continue […]

Fire & Rescue Crews renew warning after woodland destroyed by fire.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service is asking people to be extra careful not to start fires in woodlands and vegetation after a large fire destroyed woodland in Herne Common. Firefighters were called to Braggs Lane at 5.34pm on 14 May and spent all evening and overnight tackling a fire that had spread to over one […]

Plans for Bullockstone Road, Hunters Chase and Rye Walk w/e 13 May 2017

Planning Applications received w/e 15 May 2017 CA//17/01049/FUL Proposed outbuilding to front of dwelling at Westonville, Bullockstone Road, Herne, CT6 7NL   CA//17/01073/FUL Proposed conservatory to the rear elevation at Location 10 Hunters Chase, Herne, CT6 7BD   CA//17/01112/FUL Proposed two-storey side extension and single-storey rear extension at 40 Rye Walk, Broomfield, CT6 7XD   […]

Say NO to Rogue Traders!

Report rogue traders to the police as soon as you see them. Do you need work doing in and around your home? contact Checkatrade for a KCC Trading Standards approved trader you can trust. For advice and to report issues to KCC Trading Standards contact Citizens Advice consumer service on 03454 04 05 06 Monday […]

Plans for Bullockstone Road in relation to the Strode Farm development

Hollamby Estates (2005) Ltd have submitted a planning application CA//16/01764/FUL for road improvements, in relation to the proposed development of Strode Farm, including widening, re-alignment of Bullockstone Road and two new roundabouts to replace the existing Canterbury Road/Bullockstone Road T-junction and the Bullockstone Road/Lower Herne Road junction (which would be stopped up) at Bullockstone Road […]

Local Groups and activities

lots to do and join in with as at May 2017 Local groups are advised to check their entry. Any errors or omissions should be reported to

Strode Farm Planning application amended January 2016

The full element comprises the demolition of existing dwelling house in Conservation Area, and two other dwellings, change of use of lagoon to allotments, ecological habitat and footpath link and improvements along Bullockstone Road. The outline element comprises the development of a new mixed use neighbourhood with up to 800 dwellings, commercial and community development within a local centre, spine […]

Register to Vote

The city council needs to know whether all the details are correct or if any changes are required.  The quickest and easiest way to do this is on the city council’s website. Other options are available and information is on the form. It is important to make sure you are registered to vote. If you […]

Race Night result

Thank you to everyone who supported our Race Night on Saturday at Herne Community Centre. We raised £691.50. 25% will go to Kent Air Ambulance, the remainder towards the new Community Centre. Our next event is the Garden Safari on Sunday 11 June – 01227 742700 for information