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 […]

Police officer phone scam

We have received reports of a criminal claiming to be a police officer in order to gain personal details from residents. The criminal claims a fraudulent transaction has happened on the residents bank account and asks for their personal details. In some cases the resident has been asked to go to their bank to withdraw […]

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 (www.kent.police.uk). 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 […]

Register to Vote

Household Enquiry Forms for electoral registration are now being delivered to every property in the district. Please check the form carefully when it arrives. 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 council’s website. […]

CANTERBURY DISTRICT LOCAL PLAN INSPECTOR’S REPORT

Following the examination of the Canterbury District Local Plan, the appointed Planning Inspector Mr Mike Moore BA (Hons), MRTPI, CMILT, MCIHT has completed his report. The report was received by Canterbury City Council (CCC) on 15 June 2017. The report concludes that the Local Plan is ‘sound’ and legally compliant, subject to a number of […]

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 clerk@hbparishcouncil.co.uk