Planning applications received w/c 10 September – School Lane & Honeysuckle Way

CA//18/01711/FUL Proposed single-storey side and rear extension at 32 School Lane, Herne, CT6 7AL CA//18/01826/FUL Proposed two-storey rear extension at 18 Honeysuckle Way, Broomfield, CT6 7AX Plans may be viewed on line at Canterbury City Council Planning Portal or phone our parish office on 01227 742700 for further enquiries.

Planning application received w/c 3 September – Margate Road

Planning application received w/c 3 September CA//18/01791/FUL Proposed detached two-storey dwelling, on land adj to 8 Margate Road, Broomfield, CT6 7BL. Plans may be viewed on Canterbury City Council’s Planning Portal or contact our parish clerk 01227 742700, email:

WARNING Bogus SSAFA collectors in Kent

16 July 2018 Please be aware that there are bogus collectors purporting to be from SSAFA, they are operating on a door to door basis in Kent. SSAFA Does not conduct door to door collections. All SSAFA collections are conducted at organised events, never door to door. All SSAFA volunteers carry photographic Identity Cards. These […]

Contact number for the new Herne Centre

If you wish to contact the new Herne Centre to book your celebration or want to find out what sessions will be available, please continue using the Faversham number 01795 537321 until 1st June, when the new number 01227 314093 will be available.

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 […]