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  • Request to Support Headcorn Methodist church

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Headcorn Methodist church have asked the parish council to circulate their song, follow this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fj6Txg8...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Sep 21
  • Emergency Road Closure - Woodcock Lane, Grafty Green - 31st August 2021 (Maidstone)

    Emergency Road Closure - Woodcock Lane, Grafty Green - 31st August 2021 (Maidstone)

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    It will be necessary to close Woodcock Lane, Grafty Green from 31st August 2021 for up to 4 days. The road will be closed outside ...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Sep 21
  • Road Closure - Pye Corner, Ulcombe - 7th September 2021 (Maidstone)

    Road Closure - Pye Corner, Ulcombe - 7th September 2021 (Maidstone)

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    It will be necessary to close Pye Corner, Ulcombe from 7th September 2021 for up to 1 day. The road will be closed between Windmil...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Aug 21
  • Road Closure - Eastwood Road, Ulcombe and Grafty Green- 31st August 2021 (Maidstone)

    Road Closure - Eastwood Road, Ulcombe and Grafty Green- 31st August 2021 (Maidstone)

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    It will be necessary to close Eastwood Road, Ulcombe and Eastwood Road, Grafty Green from 31st August 2021 for up to 7 days. The r...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Aug 21
  • Urgent Road Closure - Woodcock Lane, Grafty Green - 7th September 2021 (Maidstone)

    Urgent Road Closure - Woodcock Lane, Grafty Green - 7th September 2021 (Maidstone)

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    It will be necessary to close Woodcock Lane, Grafty Green from 7th September 2021 for up to 1 day. The road will be closed from th...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Aug 21
  • Current Waste Service Status

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Minor disruption Waste and recycling collections Due to staff shortages our contractor is having to rely on more temporary agency staff th...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Aug 21
  • Future of Headcorn Methodist Church

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    DID YOU KNOW……..…..that Headcorn’s Victorian Methodist Church has closed down, the Methodist congregation are to...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Aug 21
  • Temporary Road Closure – Liverton Hill, Headcorn Road & Lenham Road, Grafty Green – 23rd August 2021

    Temporary Road Closure – Liverton Hill, Headcorn Road & Lenham Road, Grafty Green – 23rd August 2021

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Liverton Hill, Headcorn Road & Lenham Road, Grafty G...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 21
  • Temporary Road Closure – Liverton Hill, Sandway – 10th August 2021

    Temporary Road Closure – Liverton Hill, Sandway – 10th August 2021

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Liverton Hill, Sandway from 10th August 2021, with estim...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Jul 21
  • Urgent Road Closure - Lenham Road, Platts Heath - 2nd August 2021 (Maidstone)

    Urgent Road Closure - Lenham Road, Platts Heath - 2nd August 2021 (Maidstone)

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    It will be necessary to close Lenham Road, Platts Heath from 2nd August 2021 for up to 2 days. The road will be closed from Park R...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Jul 21
  • Letter of Thanks from Buckingham Palace

    Letter of Thanks from Buckingham Palace

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    We have received a letter of thanks from the Palace in response to condolences sent to the Queen from the Parish on the death of the Duke of...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Jul 21
  • Village Hall Welcome Back Event, 7th August

    Village Hall Welcome Back Event, 7th August

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Saturday 7Th August 10.00am until 1.00pm Pop along and enjoy our free refreshments tea/coffee and cakes or savoury snacks Come and fi...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Jul 21
  • KCC's Reconnect Programme Summer Offer

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Please find a link to a flyer from Kent County Council’s Reconnect Programme. Please would you also pass on to your Council members. ...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Jul 21
  • Litter Picking Working Party 14th August

    Litter Picking Working Party 14th August

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Litter Picking Working Party, 14th August The Parish Council would like to invite volunteers to join a litter picking working party on the ...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Jul 21
  • Letter from UK Power Networks - June Works in the Area

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Installation of electricity cables in Headcorn Road, Lenham We run the electricity network delivering power to your area and connect and...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jun 21
  • Date for Traffic Calming Works Announced by Kent County Council

    Date for Traffic Calming Works Announced by Kent County Council

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    I am pleased to advise that the traffic calming works through Grafty Green are due to take place on 23 August 2021 for one week. These works...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 May 21
  • PARISH COUNCIL ELECTIONS - 6th MAY 2021

    PARISH COUNCIL ELECTIONS - 6th MAY 2021

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Parish Councillors serve a four-year term. But due to the pandemic elections were postponed by a year. A new Parish Council will be el...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Mar 21
  • Response from Maidstone Council Regarding Complaint about new build adjacent to Kitsilano in Church Road

    Response from Maidstone Council Regarding Complaint about new build adjacent to Kitsilano in Church Road

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Under "Parish Council/Background Documents" is a response from MBC to a complaint by the Parish council regarding Planning Applica...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Feb 21
  • Planning Application 20/504038/FULL - Approved.

    Planning Application 20/504038/FULL - Approved.

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    A letter to Maidstone Borough Council from the Parish Council regarding this development can be found under Parish council/Background Docume...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Jan 21
  • Vaccine scams - Kent Police Notice

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Please be aware of fraudsters sending out emails and texts offering vaccines. The following is an example of such a message that was receive...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Jan 21
  • Consultation on Local Plan Extended

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Public consultation on the Council's Local Plan Review finished last Tuesday 22 December. On Wednesday 23rd December, Maidstone Borough ...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Dec 20
  • Message from Save Our Heathlands re Consultation on Local Plan

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Maidstone Borough Council (MBC) has launched their three week consultation on their Local Plan Review - Preferred Approaches. This includes...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Dec 20
  • Covid 19 Support from MBC

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Please go to the Coronavirus page to see latest information about support from Maidstone Borough Council at December 2020

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Dec 20
  • Save Our Heath Lands - Evidence to MBC Strategic Planning and Infrastructre Committee 9th November

    Save Our Heath Lands - Evidence to MBC Strategic Planning and Infrastructre Committee 9th November

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Please find the SOHL evidence submitted to the MBC Strategic Planning and Infrastructure Committee on 9th November 2020 in the Background Do...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Nov 20
  • Volunteers Required for Covid 19 Vaccine Studies

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Volunteer to help find the vaccine for COVID-19 Join the national effort and sign up for the NHS COVID-19 vaccine research registry. Be p...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Nov 20
  • Government grant of up to £500 for food or essentials

    Government grant of up to £500 for food or essentials

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Households in Maidstone can claim up to £500 as a one off payment to help them if they are struggling to afford food and other esse...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Oct 20
  • Councillor John Collins Has Resigned from the Parish Council

    Councillor John Collins Has Resigned from the Parish Council

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    It is with great regret that the Council announces the resignation of John Collins from the Parish Council. John has served the Parish Counc...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Oct 20
  • Covid-19 Champions

    Covid-19 Champions

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    A Covid-19 Community Champions Programme has been launched across Kent & Medway. Anyone can become a champion, and there is no set time ...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Oct 20
  • Traffic Calming Scheme Approved

    Traffic Calming Scheme Approved

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    At an Extraordinary Parish Council meeting on the 14th September it was agreed that the council will ask KCC Highways to proceed with the sc...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Oct 20
  • Notice from Highways England regarding the M20 Moveable Barrier works between J8 and J9,

    Notice from Highways England regarding the M20 Moveable Barrier works between J8 and J9,

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    letter from Highways England regarding the M20 Moveable Barrier works between J8 and J9, which are due to start from 9pm on Tuesday 1 Septem...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Sep 20
  • Message From Our Kent County Councillor

    Message From Our Kent County Councillor

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Dear All, I hope this email finds you all safe and well. Thought you might like to see the latest email newsletter from Kent County Counci...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Jul 20
  • Rural Break-ins - Message from the PCSO, John Boyd

    Rural Break-ins - Message from the PCSO, John Boyd

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    The local PCSO, John Boyd, has informed us that over the last few days we have started to see the emergence of Rural break ins in a few area...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 May 20
  • Parish Council Meetings During the Coronavirus Lockdown

    Parish Council Meetings During the Coronavirus Lockdown

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    All  meetings of the Parish Council have been suspended until after the Coronavirus special measures are lifted. This includes the Annu...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Apr 20
  • KENT TOGETHER SERVICE LAUNCHED BY KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

        A new service has been launched Kent County Council, in collaboration with our partners, to support those who are in need of...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Apr 20
  • Maidstone Council Coronavirus Community Hub

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Government Help for the most medically vulnerable residents who have been advised to self isolate at home for a period of 3 months and do no...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 20
  • Availability of Malherbe Monthly During the Coronavirus Crisis

    Availability of Malherbe Monthly During the Coronavirus Crisis

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

        Due to the lock-down decreed by the Government it has become apparent that we cannot distribute the Malherbe Monthly magazin...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Mar 20
  • Coronavirus

    Coronavirus

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    The emergency plan committee are putting together a plan to help the elderly if they are confined to their homes and do not have the benefit...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Mar 20
  • New 59 Bus Timetable

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    A new timetable has been released for the 59 Bus. This can be found by clicking on the 59 Bus tab in the menu bar

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Feb 20
  • New Forest to be Planted on Land Identified for a Lorry Park

    New Forest to be Planted on Land Identified for a Lorry Park

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    Local residents in Sandway and Platts Heath have recently been notified by Forestry England (FE) that it has purchased the former “Tr...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Feb 20
  • Suggestions for the use of the Quinn Estates Donation

    Suggestions for the use of the Quinn Estates Donation

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    At the meeting on the 19th March 2018 the Parish Council reviewed the 28 suggestions made by residents for the use of the £100,000 don...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Mar 18
  • Response to  Planning Application - 18/500097?FULL land at the rear of Little Willows

    Response to Planning Application - 18/500097?FULL land at the rear of Little Willows

    Boughton Malherbe, Sandway, Kent
    Article by: Chris Hume

    43 Members of the public attending the Council's Planning Committee held on the 1st February 2018. There were a number of requests that ...

    Boughton Malherbe Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Feb 18