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  • Thames Water Statement

    Thames Water Statement

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    This has been taken from their Website, please see the link at the bottom of this item. DA4 No water or low pressure Last updated: 12/...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Aug 20
  • Kent Police Parish Newsletter

    Kent Police Parish Newsletter

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Hi local parishes, Firstly (and primarily) the big issue for the last month – COVID 19. These are new and very unusual times for many...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Aug 20
  • Westminster Field Car Park

    Westminster Field Car Park

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Polite reminder that the gate is locked at 7pm every evening and re-opened at 7am the following morning during the summer months.

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Aug 20
  • KCC Heat Health Warning

    KCC Heat Health Warning

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Stay healthy this Summer KCC Campaign

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Aug 20
  • Face Coverings Government Update

    Face Coverings Government Update

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Face coverings In England, face coverings are currently required by law to be worn in the following settings: shops, supermarkets, indoor t...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Aug 20
  • Toilets Open at Westminster Field and the Heathside

    Toilets Open at Westminster Field and the Heathside

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Just a reminder that the disabled toilets are open for all to use everyday through the Summer. They are cleaned twice daily and inspected fo...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Jul 20
  • Litter Picker Packs

    Litter Picker Packs

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    For all enquiries or orders, please email Cllrstewart@gmail.com or call 07805 063821

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Jul 20
  • Cleaning company sanitises Sevenoaks town centre

    Cleaning company sanitises Sevenoaks town centre

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Press Release PR 6596 14 July 2020 For Immediate Release Local cleaning specialists Wetton has joined forces with Sevenoaks District Cou...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Jul 20
  • Playgrounds Reopening Soon

    Playgrounds Reopening Soon

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Following Government Covid -19 guidelines, the Parish Council are working on re-opening the playgrounds as soon as the required risk assessm...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Jul 20
  • Temporary Road Closure - Ship Lane, Sutton At Hone & Swanley - 4th August 2020 for 10 nights between 22.00hrs and 05.30hrs

    Temporary Road Closure - Ship Lane, Sutton At Hone & Swanley - 4th August 2020 for 10 nights between 22.00hrs and 05.30hrs

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Ship Lane will be closed between Barfield and Church Lane. The alternative route is Wood Street, Swanley Village Road, Highlands Hill, B258...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jul 20
  • Parish Office to Remain Closed

    Parish Office to Remain Closed

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    It was decided at Monday's Parish Council meeting that the Parish office will remain closed on Monday and Friday mornings to the public ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jul 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Holmesdale Road, Horton Kirby - 6th July 2020

    Urgent Road Closure - Holmesdale Road, Horton Kirby - 6th July 2020

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    It will be necessary to close Holmesdale Road, Horton Kirby from 6th July 2020 for up to 3 days. The road will be closed at outside 1 Mally...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Jul 20
  • Fly-tipping will not be tolerated

    Fly-tipping will not be tolerated

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Press Release PR 6598 02 July 2020 Fly-tipping will not be tolerated Since lockdown began, fly-tipping has increased nationally but Seve...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Jul 20
  • Westminster Field Toilet

    Westminster Field Toilet

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    From today the disabled toilet will be open to the public for all to use and will be open between 7am - 7pm. Following Government Covid Saf...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 20
  • Heathside and Saxon Place Playgrounds

    Heathside and Saxon Place Playgrounds

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Following the Governments recent announcement regarding reopening playgrounds, HK & SD Parish Council will be reviewing this at the next...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Mussenden Lane, Horton Kirby - 25th June 2020

    Urgent Road Closure - Mussenden Lane, Horton Kirby - 25th June 2020

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    It will be necessary to close Mussenden Lane, Horton Kirby from 25th June 2020 for up to 5 days. The alternative route is via Ellantine Lan...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Jun 20
  • KCC Heat Health Warning

    KCC Heat Health Warning

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Heat health alert warning for vulnerable Kent residents A heat health warning has been announced for Kent, leading to advice to help vulnera...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Jun 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Lombard Street, Horton Kirby - 16th June 2020 (Sevenoaks)

    Urgent Road Closure - Lombard Street, Horton Kirby - 16th June 2020 (Sevenoaks)

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    It will be necessary to close Lombard Street, Horton Kirby from 16th June 2020 for up to 3 days. The alternative route is via Horton Road, ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Jun 20
  • Parking charges reintroduced but Sevenoaks Town Car Park remains free

    Parking charges reintroduced but Sevenoaks Town Car Park remains free

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    As the lockdown eases and town centres and car parks become busier, parking charges will be reintroduced across the District from Tuesday 23...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Jun 20
  • Towns gets ready to welcome back shoppers

    Towns gets ready to welcome back shoppers

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    11 June 2020 Towns gets ready to welcome back shoppers As the lockdown eases, the Government has said more retailers can reopen again from...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Jun 20
  • New Scam Alerts

    New Scam Alerts

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Scam 1 – Scam calls impersonating Police. Please be aware of scammers impersonating Police. 3 people were called in the Folkestone ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Jun 20
  • Emergency Road Closure - School Lane, Horton Kirby - 8th June 2020

    Emergency Road Closure - School Lane, Horton Kirby - 8th June 2020

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    It will be necessary to close School Lane, Horton Kirby from 8th June 2020 for up to 7 days. The road will be closed at the junction of Thr...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 20
  • Emergency Road Closure - Holmesdale Road, South Darenth - 5th June 2020

    Emergency Road Closure - Holmesdale Road, South Darenth - 5th June 2020

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    It will be necessary to close Holmesdale Road, South Darenth from 5th June 2020 for up to 7 days. The road will be closed outside number...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 20
  • Local Plan set to have its day in court

    Local Plan set to have its day in court

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    04 June 2020 Sevenoaks District Council has been granted permission to bring a judicial review against the Planning Inspector’s decis...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Jun 20
  • Public Toilet Facilities

    Public Toilet Facilities

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    The Parish Council considered requests to reopen the public toilets at Westminster field & Heathside recreation ground at it's virtu...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Jun 20
  • Temporary Road Closure - Franks Lane, Horton Kirby - 13th May 2020 for 9 days

    Temporary Road Closure - Franks Lane, Horton Kirby - 13th May 2020 for 9 days

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Please note the date has changed to 1st June 2020 for 9 days Temporary Road Closure - Franks Lane, Horton Kirby - 13th May 2020&n...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 May 20
  • Temporary Road Closures – Canada Farm Road, Pinden & Rabbits Road, South Darenth – from 26 May 2020 for up to 1 day

    Temporary Road Closures – Canada Farm Road, Pinden & Rabbits Road, South Darenth – from 26 May 2020 for up to 1 day

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Because of BT works, Kent County Council has made an Order prohibiting through traffic on Canada Farm Road, Pinden and Rabbits Road, South D...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 20
  • Council warning on Green Belt land sales

    Council warning on Green Belt land sales

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Potential purchasers of Green Belt land for housing are being warned such sites are very unlikely to be granted planning permission. Seveno...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 May 20
  • Garden Sacks and Bin Bags

    Garden Sacks and Bin Bags

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Available from either Dawn or Pete

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 May 20
  • Kent’s Household Waste & Recycling Centres to reopen

    Kent’s Household Waste & Recycling Centres to reopen

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    From next Friday (May 15), Kent County Council’s Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) will open to the public for essential use. ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 May 20
  • VE Day - A Very Special Flypast for Horton Kirby Resident

    VE Day - A Very Special Flypast for Horton Kirby Resident

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Dennis Hanigan served in the RAF during WW2 - here is some more information about this extraordinary gentleman: He has lived in Horton Kirby...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 May 20
  • Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people in Kent

    Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people in Kent

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    A mental health and wellbeing online platform for young people has been extended for all young people across Kent. As part of the Headstart...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 May 20
  • Virtual VE Day Celebrations and Commemorations

    Virtual VE Day Celebrations and Commemorations

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Just in case you missed it, here is the Government announcement last week with regards to VE Day on Friday 8 May - https://www.gov.uk/govern...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 May 20
  • Stay home for key workers this bank holiday weekend

    Stay home for key workers this bank holiday weekend

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Key workers from Sevenoaks District Council are urging residents to stay at home this bank holiday weekend. Refuse collectors, street clean...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 May 20
  • Temporary Road Closure – Wilson Lane & Gills Road, South Darenth – from 11 May 2020

    Temporary Road Closure – Wilson Lane & Gills Road, South Darenth – from 11 May 2020

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Because of BT works, Kent County Council has made an Order prohibiting through traffic on Wilson Lane and Gills Road, South Darenth as per t...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 May 20
  • Celebrate VE Day at home this Friday

    Celebrate VE Day at home this Friday

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    On Friday 8 May, the nation celebrates the 75th Anniversary of VE Day and although government guidelines continue to say stay at home, there...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 May 20
  • May bank holiday refuse collection

    May bank holiday refuse collection

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Residents with refuse, recycling and garden waste collections on the early May bank holiday are being asked to put their sacks and bins out ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Apr 20
  • Mental Health Crisis Support via Text

    Mental Health Crisis Support via Text

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    A new text service has been launched across Kent and Medway for people of all ages needing mental health support. As part of the Release th...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Apr 20
  • Kent County Council Public Protection Alert! NatWest text scam

    Kent County Council Public Protection Alert! NatWest text scam

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Residents Targeted by NatWest Text Scam Please be alert to this scam that is targeting Kent residents by text message. How it works: Yo...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Apr 20
  • District wide fundraising effort to launch next week

    District wide fundraising effort to launch next week

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Good afternoon Across the district we have seen enormous pressures on a number of our local charities who have seen the double whammy of re...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Apr 20
  • Council mounts Local Plan legal challenge

    Council mounts Local Plan legal challenge

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Sevenoaks District Council has begun Judicial Review proceedings after the Government Planning Inspector refused to endorse its new Local Pl...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 20
  • Westminster Field Bridge

    Westminster Field Bridge

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    A structural survey will be carried out on the bridge on Tuesday 21st April and Wednesday 22nd April between the hours of 08.00am to 4.00pm....

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 20
  • Stay At Home

    Stay At Home

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Protect the NHS - Save Lives

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Apr 20
  • SDC Press Release - Residents must continue to stay home

    SDC Press Release - Residents must continue to stay home

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    With lock-down measures ongoing, Sevenoaks District residents are being urged to keep following Government guidelines and stay at home this ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Apr 20
  • Residents urged to think twice before starting a bonfire

    Residents urged to think twice before starting a bonfire

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Residents across the Sevenoaks District are being asked to think of others and not light bonfires during the current Coronavirus outbreak. ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Apr 20
  • SDC PRESS RELEASE - Special delivery from the traffic wardens

    SDC PRESS RELEASE - Special delivery from the traffic wardens

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Sevenoaks District Council’s traffic wardens have taken on a new role in response to the Coronavirus crisis, delivering essential food...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Apr 20
  • Residents warned against fly-tipping

    Residents warned against fly-tipping

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Press Release Residents warned against fly-tipping Since the outbreak of Coronavirus there has been an increase in fly-tipping across the...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Apr 20
  • Victim support Information - Coronavirus Scammers

    Victim support Information - Coronavirus Scammers

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Victim support is available during this difficult time on a free confidential supportline 0808 1689 111

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Apr 20
  • Temporary Road Closure - Gills Road, Darenth - 4th May 2020 for 8 days

    Temporary Road Closure - Gills Road, Darenth - 4th May 2020 for 8 days

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Gills Road, Darenth will be closed between B260 Green Street Green Road and Deanscroft. The alternative route is Gills Road,...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Apr 20
  • Council issues multimillion-pound lifeline to virus hit businesses

    Council issues multimillion-pound lifeline to virus hit businesses

    South Darenth, Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Lisa Bugler

    Sevenoaks District Council is distributing more than £20 million in the next two weeks to support businesses affected by Coronavirus. ...

    Horton Kirby & South Darenth Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Apr 20