Planning application for Mobile Telephone Mast on edge of Herne Village has been submitted.

The application is in for the huge mast proposed for the edge of Curtis Wood Park at the entrance to Herne village. Application number CA/19/10345, please find on Canterbury City Council Planning Portal to comment – enter the number as 19/10345 Deadline 7th February.

Have you made YOUR Will? Completely free of charge during February 2020, in return for a donation to Pilgrims hospice.

Solicitor firms across east Kent have very kindly agreed to donate their time and expertise to write Wills completely free of charge during February 2020, in return for a donation to the hospice. All money kindly donated will directly support Pilgrims Hospices

Temporarily prohibit through traffic on part of Thornden Wood Road 6 – 13th Jan 2020,

KENT COUNTY COUNCIL Thornden Wood Road, Herne Bay (PROHIBITION OF DRIVING AND TEMPORARY SPEED LIMITS) THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 TEMPORARY ORDER 2019 To allow section 278 works to be carried out, Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on part of Thornden Wood Road, Herne Bay. A closure […]

Our Parish Council’s Santa’s Sleigh will visit roads around Herne on Saturday. 21st December & Broomfield on Sunday 22nd December

Santa’s Sleigh will visit roads around Herne on Saturday. 21st December. Please look out for ‘Santa Stops Here’ Signs. PLEASE NOTE – Times are approximate Start 4.15pm Bullockstone Road 4.30 Stop 1 Canterbury Fields 4.45pm Canterbury Road, Curtis Wood Park Road 5.10pm Stop 2 Junction Shepherdsgate Drive 5.20pm Stop 3 Top Curtis Wood Park Road […]

Protect yourself online

Protect yourself online Many of us use the internet as part of our daily lives, for banking, shopping, socialising and entertainment. Make sure you know how to protect your personal data and keep yourself, your friends and your family safe whilst online. Protecting your computer Make sure your Wi-Fi connection is secured and encrypted with […]

A291 Herne – crash data report and maintenance

Following the public meeting on 13th September, a copy of the safety review that was carried out on the A291 is now available.  There were two elements to this: an analysis of crash data and a site visit. In response to concerns raised at the meeting, the Schemes, Planning and Delivery  (SPD) Team carried out […]

Urgent – Notification of Telecommunications Tower consultation

Urgent – Notification of Telecommunications Tower consultation Responses required by 17th December 2019 Please see the latest consultation from Waldon Telecom Ltd, regarding the construction of a 25m high steel mast and apparatus at the entrance to Herne village, adjacent to Goldspots Pond at Curtis Wood Park, to replace the current installation on St Martins […]

Christmas Fun Day – Saturday 14th December – at the Herne Centre

A Christmas Fun Day has been arranged for Saturday December 14th at the Herne Centre, in Herne, CT6 7AP (access via School Lane Car Park), 11am to 3pm. You are invited to our indoor Festive Fun Day, which will include stalls, games and fun activities for children and the young at heart. There will be […]

Food Banks at Christmas

Christmas puts great demands on the Food Banks, so please give generously in the weeks before Christmas, they need toiletries, especially toilet rolls, cleaning products, as well as food, tins, jars of sauces, tea, coffee, biscuits etc and as it is Christmas perhaps a few treats of sweets or similar. Please put your donations in […]

Children’s Christmas party

Children’s Christmas Party for children of Herne and Broomfield. We are now fully booked, with a waiting list.   If you wish to go on the list please email: or phone 01227 742700 (see event post).   If you have booked and your children can no longer attend, please let us know as soon […]