A new Air Quality Management Area will be created in Herne at the mini roundabout junction of the A291 and School Lane.

We all need to pull together to improve air quality across the district. That’s the message from Canterbury City Council this week as it asks its Policy and Resources Committee to approve the seeking of people’s views on its comprehensive draft Air Quality Action Plan (AQAP). The plea comes as the city council announces a […]

Herne planning applications received w/c 14 May 2018

CA//18/00870/FUL Change of use from care home garden to residential parking and garden at 2 Herne Street, Herne, CT6 7HG CA//18/00902/FUL Proposed first floor side extension and two-storey side/rear extension 14 Ravensbourne Avenue, Herne, CT6 7ET CA//18/00920/FUL Proposed detached single-storey dwelling following demolition of garage at 1 Strode Park Road, Herne, CT6 7JG Plans may […]

Planning application w/e 5 May 2018 at 11 Streetfield, Herne

Planning application received number CA//18/00811/FUL Proposed detached single-storey garage following demolition of garage at 11 Streetfield, Herne, CT6 7AT. Plans may be viewed at Canterbury City Council Planning Portal. For further information email clerk@hbparishcouncil.co.uk

A vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

PARISH OF HERNE AND BROOMFIELD   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN   that due to the resignation of Lee Wells, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.   If by 27 April, 2018 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to […]

Planning application for site of The Plough Inn at Broomfield

Application No: CA/18/00678 Proposal: Proposed detached two-storey building with retail unit at ground floor and 3 no. flats at first floor, and detached two-storey building with 4 no. flats, following demolition of public house. Location: The Plough, 36 Margate Road, Herne, CT6 7BN Canterbury City Council have received an application for the above proposal which they are […]

Planning Application Orchard Cott, Canterbury Road, Herne Common

CA//18/00507/FUL Proposed detached two-storey dwelling with associated access at Land at Orchard Cottage, Canterbury Road, Herne Common, Herne, CT6 7JU Plans may be viewed on Canterbury City Council Planning Portal or email clerk@hbparishcouncil.co.uk or phone 01227 742700.  

False claims of Telephone Preference Service:

Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from one of the well-known UK telecommunication service providers. They call victims claiming to provide a ‘Telephone Preference Service’ – an enhanced call-barring service, which includes barring international call centres. The fraudsters ask victims to confirm/provide their bank account details, informing them that there is […]

ALERT from Kent Councty Council – Beware of doorstep criminals taking advantage of the bad weather

We are warning Kent residents of doorstep criminals taking advantage of the current bad weather. Anyone calling at your home offering to do work on your roof, guttering, driveway, or inside your property, should be treated with caution.   Accepting work from a doorstep criminal can result in paying much more than you intended for […]