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 […]

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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 […]

Reports to Council & Financial Statements

Internal Audit Interim  report 2 2017-18 Herne Broomfield PC Internal Audit Interim report 2017-18 Herne Broomfield PC Annual return 2016-17 – Annual Governance Statement Internal Audit – Final Report for 2016-17 Herne & Broomfield PC Expenditure against Budget Apr-Jun 2017 Report on meeting with Hollamby Estates December 2012.pdf Report on meeting with Quinn Estates re proposed […]

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