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  • Village Voice

    Village Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The latest edition of the Village Voice can be found by clicking this link: Village Voice During the current public health emergency we are...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Jul 20
  • Temporary closure of Boxted Lane, Lower Halstow and Wardwell Lane, Lower Halstow

    Temporary closure of Boxted Lane, Lower Halstow and Wardwell Lane, Lower Halstow

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    National Grid is currently working to replace the overhead electricity lines that run between Littlebrook substation and Kemsley, Sittingbou...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Jul 20
  • Priority Services Register

    Priority Services Register

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    As part of the Utility Networks Partnership, Southeast Water has created a joint video promoting the Priority Services Register (PSR). Work...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Jul 20
  • Temporary Road Closure – Bull Lane, Newington – 22nd July 2020

    Temporary Road Closure – Bull Lane, Newington – 22nd July 2020

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Bull Lane, Newington from 22nd July 2020, between the hours...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Jun 20
  • Road Maintenance~ A2 High Street, London Road, Hartlip Hill, London Road, Newington,

    Road Maintenance~ A2 High Street, London Road, Hartlip Hill, London Road, Newington,

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Kent County Council will be working to improve the road surface of A2 High Street, London Road, Hartlip Hill and London Road, Newington, Har...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Jun 20
  • Update from SGN – gas network upgrade in A2/ High Street, Newington –10 June.

    Update from SGN – gas network upgrade in A2/ High Street, Newington –10 June.

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Southern Gas Network engineers are currently inserting the final sections of new plastic pipe in the A2 Newington as part of the programme o...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Jun 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Bricklands, Newington - 1 June 2020

    Urgent Road Closure - Bricklands, Newington - 1 June 2020

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    It will be necessary to close Bricklands, Newington from 1st June 2020 for up to 2 days. The road will be closed at the junctions of School...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jun 20
  • Government advice on using green spaces- 1 June

    Government advice on using green spaces- 1 June

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The risk of the coronavirus being passed on to others outdoors is considered to be low as long as people maintain social distancing. In En...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jun 20
  • Village Voice

    Village Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The latest edition of the Village Voice can be found by clicking this link: Village Voice During the current public health emergency we are...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jun 20
  • Discretionary Business Grants

    Discretionary Business Grants

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Discretionary Business Grants are primarily and predominantly aimed at: Small businesses affected by coronavirus that did not qualify for p...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 May 20
  • Kent’s Household Waste & Recycling Centres to open

    Kent’s Household Waste & Recycling Centres to open

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

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

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 May 20
  • Update of major gas works: A2/ High Street, Newington 7 May

    Update of major gas works: A2/ High Street, Newington 7 May

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Southern Gas Networks (SGN) is continuing to replace the old gas mains with new plastic pipe along the A2, Newington to ensure a safe and re...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 May 20
  • KCC Public Protection Alert! NatWest text scam

    KCC Public Protection Alert! NatWest text scam

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Please be alert to this scam that is targeting Kent residents by text message. How it works: You receive a text from criminals claiming ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Apr 20
  • KCC Public Protection ALERT! Coronavirus Scammers active in Kent

    KCC Public Protection ALERT! Coronavirus Scammers active in Kent

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Reports have been received of scam telephone calls targeting residents in Ashford and Tenterden and instructing them to purchase face masks ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Apr 20
  • Urgent Width Restriction – Keycol Hill, Bobbing – 23 April 2020

    Urgent Width Restriction – Keycol Hill, Bobbing – 23 April 2020

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    It will be necessary to impose a 6ft 6” width restriction on Keycol Hill, Bobbing from 23rd April 2020 for up to 10 days. Vehicles wi...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Apr 20
  • Planning application for Land Rear of Eden Meadow, High Street Newington ME9 7JH

    Planning application for Land Rear of Eden Meadow, High Street Newington ME9 7JH

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Application:  20/501475/FULL Land Rear of Eden Meadow, High Street Newington ME9 7JH Proposal:  Erection of 40 No. residential dw...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Apr 20
  • Start of Works Notification for High Street, Newington

    Start of Works Notification for High Street, Newington

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Kent County Council will be resurfacing a section of the A2 High Street, Newington. The section being resurfaced from a point approximately ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Apr 20
  • Cyber criminals seek to exploit the current circumstances.

    Cyber criminals seek to exploit the current circumstances.

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Kent Police have warned that there are a range of scams appearing online as cyber criminals seek to exploit the current circumstances. Tec...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Apr 20
  • High Street Road Closure - April

    High Street Road Closure - April

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Newington Village centre will be closed (Wickham Close to Callaways Lane) to all but ‘blue light’ vehicles for up to 4 weeks fro...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Apr 20
  • Swale Borough Council Community support line

    Swale Borough Council Community support line

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Swale Borough Council community support line is now open to support people who need to self-isolate during the coronavirus (COVID-19) ou...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Apr 20
  • Covid-19 - Trading Standards information

    Covid-19 - Trading Standards information

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Dear Kent Resident Re: Scams Advice During Coronavirus Outbreak Kent County Council Trading Standards is writing to you with regards to ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 20
  • KENT TOGETHER - HELPLINE LAUNCHED BY KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

    KENT TOGETHER - HELPLINE LAUNCHED BY KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    A 24 hour helpline has been set up to support vulnerable people in Kent who need urgent help, supplies or medication. The helpline – ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Apr 20
  • Volunteers wanted to help support vulnerable people during the coronavirus outbreak

    Volunteers wanted to help support vulnerable people during the coronavirus outbreak

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Swale Borough Council is asking for volunteers to help support vulnerable people during the coronavirus outbreak. The council has been aske...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Mar 20
  • Swale Borough Council office closure

    Swale Borough Council office closure

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Following the new measures implemented by Government Monday evening, Swale Borough Council has taken the decision to close its offices to t...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 20
  • COVID-19 need help or can you volunteer?

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    In line with the guidance released by the Government, Newington now has its own Community Hub, provided by volunteers who are residents of t...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 20
  • A message from the church 25.03.20

    A message from the church 25.03.20

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    WE ARE HERE FOR YOU. What a week already! Whoever would have expected this just a few days ago. We live in unprecedented times when many a...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 20
  • COVID-19 response

    COVID-19 response

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Over the coming days, weeks and months, some of our community will be required to self-isolate and we need to help each other, as best we ca...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Mar 20
  • Litter pick and property marking CANCELLED

    Litter pick and property marking CANCELLED

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Newington Litter Pick and the property marking session schduled for 4 April have been postponed. 

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Mar 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Swale Neighbourhood Watch Kent Fire and Rescue Service. To stop the flames from spreading, at a recent fire in Dartf...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Mar 20
  • Callaways Lane Road Closure

    Callaways Lane Road Closure

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

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    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Feb 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/13979/20: Between 22nd and 23rd of January, a Dumper truck was stolen by unknown means from Boxt...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Jan 20
  • Southern Water support for customers

    Southern Water support for customers

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Did you know that Southern Water can help you with your water bill?  You may be eligible for assistance if: Your household income is...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Jan 20
  • Scams and Frauds

    Scams and Frauds

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    What is Courier Fraud? Courier fraud occurs when a fraudster contacts victims by telephone purporting to be a police officer or bank offici...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Jan 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Warning!!! This call is on the increase across the county. “People are currently receivi...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Jan 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/7133/20: Between 10th and 11th of January, all the w...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Jan 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/4408/20: Between 3rd and 6th of January, tools were ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Jan 20
  • NOTICE OF VACANCY

    NOTICE OF VACANCY

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    NOTICE is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the membership of the above Parish Council.  Under the Local Government Act 1972...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jan 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/1708/20; 46/1727/20: Between 12:56 and 1:10pm on 3rd of January, an unknown person fired 2 shots...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Jan 20
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Hartlip, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/246161/19: At 8pm on 28th of December, unknown perso...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Dec 19
  • Gas works ~ A2 Newington

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Update of major gas works: A2 High Street, Newington – Tuesday, 24 December Following the postponement of work in November, SGN will ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Dec 19
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch There is another email scam going the rounds as reported to NHW by a concerned member.  It ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Dec 19
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/237942/19: Between 13th and 14th of December, all 4 ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Dec 19
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/234083/19: Between 7th and 8th of December, the Meth...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Dec 19
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/224855/19: Between 21st and 22nd of November, a vehicle, property of Network Rail, was vandalise...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Nov 19
  • Village Voice

    Village Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The latest edition of the Village Voice is available and can be found by clicking the link below: Village Voice

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Nov 19
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/218174/19: Between 8am and 8:20pm on Wednesday 13th of November, several items were stolen when ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Nov 19
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/216288/19: Between 8 and10 pm on Saturday 9th of November, a white Mercedes was criminally damag...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Nov 19
  • A2 Gasworks Update - 31.10.19

    A2 Gasworks Update - 31.10.19

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Following feedback received, SGN has advised that Mill Lane will be now be closed on Thursday 31 October from approximately 12 noon. A signe...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Oct 19
  • Notification of major gas works: A2/ High Street, Newington- 29 October UPDATE

    Notification of major gas works: A2/ High Street, Newington- 29 October UPDATE

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Update 29 October 2019 Following agreement from Kent County Council, SGN will continue to carry out network upgrades along the A2/ High Str...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Oct 19
  • Inheritance Scams

    Inheritance Scams

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    There have been reports of inheritance scams where the victim is told that someone very rich has died and the victim is in line to receive a...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Oct 19