Road closures 2020

Emergency Road Closure – Highcross Road 6th July 2020 Due to a water leak Thames Water have closed the road  – updates will  be published when more information is received. Temporary Road Closure – Park Corner Road, Southfleet – 8th June until 10th July Park Corner Road, Southfleet will be closed between Foxhounds Lane and The Water Treatment Works. […]

Your democratic Parish Council

23rd June 2020 Parish Council Meetings Since April 2020 the meetings of the Parish Council have been held remotely by telephone with Members discussing issues on behalf of the community. The July meeting will also be held remotely. As the Parish Council does not meet in August, providing the current improvements in the Covid 19 […]

Road Closures due to Thames Water emergencies

Update 23rd June 2020 KCC have advised that Hook Green Road should be re-opened  today. The PC has asked for the signs to be removed. There is still remedial work to be done, however a planned closure with notification will be organised. Dale Road is open. The Road ahead closure refers to Hook Green Road […]

Garden Bonfires

Bonfires can be very irritating to neighbours, the smoke and smell they cause are the subject of many complaints to local authorities. Weather conditions can make matters worse. If the air is still, particularly in the afternoon or late evening, smoke will linger in the air. A dry blazing fire will help to lift smoke […]

Broadditch Pond

The pond is owned and maintained by Broadditch Farm Please see statement from the owner BROADDITCH DUCK POND As many of you are aware our beautiful duck pond is looking very sad at the moment and we are receiving increased criticism via social media about us not caring about the ducks, fish and wildlife that […]

Possible disruption to power

Message from UK Power Networks Anyone experiencing a power cut can:  ·         Call 105 to report power cuts and damage to the electricity network, or 0800 3163 105 (from a corded phone or mobile phone if you have no power) ·         Visit www.ukpowernetworks.co.uk for the latest updates ·         Visit www.ukpowernetworks.co.uk/powercut and type in their postcode […]

Supporting our Community

Thank you to our residents who have volunteered to help during these uncertain times. We have had a great response from our community. The next stage of the Parish Council’s Community Action Pla­­­­n is to identify residents who need assistance. I have attached a form that may be useful for you to print off and […]

Local Deliveries for over 70’s and residents in isolation

The Parish Council thanks local businesses who are helping our community in these uncertain times  to assist residents who may need assistance with deliveries. Please click on the following links for details and contacts. Broadditch Farm Shop https://www.broadditch.co.uk/the-farm-shop/ The Ship Inn https://www.shipatsouthfleet.co.uk/

Community Action Plan Activated

In 2011 The Parish Council asked residents for their assistance in creating a Community Action Plan as follows:- “Over the coming months the Parish Council will be compiling a Community Emergency Action Plan. This will contain useful information in the event of bad weather or a more serious emergency. If you have any technical skills […]

Fouling of Footpaths

It has been reported by walkers that dog fouling of the footpaths, village hall and farmland is increasingly becoming a problem. This is not only unpleasant but can be a health hazard. Please when you are walking your dogs, be considerate to others and take bags with you to clear up any mess. There are bins provided […]