Herne & Broomfield Parish.
Please visit our new website for up-to-date documents and events
We also have a Parish Council Facebook Page and Parish Group
Covid-19 Corona Virus
Although the parish council office is closed we continue to work with our City Councillors, Wardens and Highways Steward. The Parish clerk will continue answering emails and responding to phone messages. We would also like to thank all the councillors, volunteers and all the NHS and Social Care staff who continue to work so hard at this difficult time.
Residents are reminded that they should not congregate, use play areas or meet up with anyone other than those in their household. Please look after your neighbours and don’t go out unless it is absolutely necessary and if you do, keep to the 2mtr/6ft distance. This is the only way we can hope to reduce the impact of this pandemic, on our NHS.
Also see regular posts on top right
and Facebook and or Twitter posts bottom right
Our Parish Council is at the heart of our Community
run by local people for local people
The Parish is situated to the north of the City of Canterbury in Kent. The seaside town of Herne Bay is the other side of the A299, Thanet Way that marks the northern boundary of the parish. Greenhill, part of Herne Bay, lies to the west, the parishes of Hoath and Chislet are to the east and Sturry parish is to the South.
Introduction to Herne and Broomfield.pdf
Parish Council Powers and Duties
Parish Clerk: Monica Blyth.
The Parish Office, Herne Centre, St Martins View, School Lane, Herne, Kent CT6 7AP.
All access is through School Lane Car Park
Please note the parish council office may be closed if the staff is called out to deal with urgent matters or needs to attend a meeting elsewhere.
Usual opening hours are Monday to Friday 9 am to 2 pm.
(answer phone on at all other times.)
Please phone before you travel, in case the office is closed.
Documents – Residents who wish to examine any of the councils documents or planning applications are advised to phone first to save a wasted journey. The Parish Council’s Freedom of Information Guide is available here.
COUNCILLORS CONTACTS updated May 2019
Meetings – Residents are able to attend any full council or committee meetings and may ask a question during the public adjournment session on items on the agenda or at the chairman’s discretion. Full council meetings are normally held on the second Thursday of the month. Meetings are held at The Herne Centre. Please consult the parish notice boards for agendas or the Minutes and Agendas link on this page
Herne & Broomfield Parish Council was awarded Quality Status in February 2006 and re-accredited in 2010. The Council decided not to re-apply in 2014 due to escalating cost with little benefit to the parish.
Parish Community Newsletter
NL Spring 2020
click the above link, then hover at the bottom of the newsletter to see inside pages
Herne Centre, School Lane
access through School Lane Car Park, CT6 7AP.
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