Parish news - May 2021

Parish Council Meeting - 6th May

It has become neccesary to bring the Parish Meeting forward by 1 week to Thursday 6th May at 6:30pm via Zoom. Please contact the Clerk if you would like to attend.

Elections 2021

Kent County Council - Election of County Councillors

Election of the Police and Crime Commissioner for the Kent Police Area

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Ashford Holiday Kitchen

Community help- food and other essential supplies. Click the link to download the information.

Ashford Lifeline

Ashford Lifeline is a 24 hour personal security system providing an instant response at the touch of a button. Covering the whole of the South East our service provides the reassurance to enable you to live independently in the knowledge that someone is there should you need them. Lifeline is part of Ashford Borough Council and with over 25 years experience managing a community alarm service you can be sure you and your loved ones are in safe hands.

Coronovirus - support

Community comes together booklet produced by the Hamstreet support network contains useful information on how to access support:

  • Don’t Get Scammed - It is important the Community stays safe
  • Helping Hands - Support with the practical things when you can’t leave the house
  • Telephone Chat Group - Are you living alone?
  • Food Bank - coordinator telephone numbers
  • Guidance from the NHS

Ruckinge Village - Gateways

New village gateways have now been installed

Village gateway Village gateway

Bromley Green Hall - Car park barrier

A barrier has been installed to prevent heavy and high-sided vehicles entering. Works were funded by the PC and installed by local volunteers. The pot-holed surface was also made good with Road Planings sourced from a local supplier.

Carters field car park barrier

Carters Field – Picnic Tables

The two stolen picnic tables have been replaced and installed:

Carters field - picnic tables Carters field - picnic tables

We are looking for a group of volunteers to become ‘Friends of Carters Field’ to manage and publicise the amenity for the enjoyment of all parishioners. If you are interested please email:

Village Streetlight

A new streetlight has been installed outside the churchyard.

Village street light


6 May Parish Council - Regular

Planning Applications


Police Community Support

Name: PCSO Matthew Morgan
Contact: Kent Police - Saxon Shore or telephone 101

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