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  • Brown bin collections

    Brown bin collections

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Message from Swale Borough Council Unfortunately, due to driver shortages, we have had to cancel garden waste collections for the rest of t...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 21
  • Free family event- The Mill Skatepark - Sittingbourne.

    Free family event- The Mill Skatepark - Sittingbourne.

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    People can join in with a free family event with workshops, tutorials and giveaways to celebrate the launch of The Mill Skatepark - Sitting...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 21
  • M2 Junction 5 to Junction 6 Eastbound Resurfacing Works

    M2 Junction 5 to Junction 6 Eastbound Resurfacing Works

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Highways England will shortly be carrying out resurfacing to sections of M2 eastbound carriageway between junctions 5 and 6. They will c...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Aug 21
  • A2 Boyces Hill, Newington – Resurfacing Works

    A2 Boyces Hill, Newington – Resurfacing Works

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    As part of the on-going maintenance and improvement of the highway network, Kent County Council will be resurfacing a section of the A2 Boyc...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Aug 21
  • Brown bin collections

    Brown bin collections

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    On 3 August, Swale Borough Council reluctantly took the decision to suspend the garden waste collections for one week because they did not h...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Aug 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward Crime Number: 46/141018/21 At 10:31am on Thursday the 5th of August, 2 males were seen climbin...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Aug 21
  • Temporary Road Closure – Bull Lane, Newington –new completion date

    Temporary Road Closure – Bull Lane, Newington –new completion date

    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 12 July 2021. Please note the ro...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Aug 21
  • Temporary Road Closure – Church Lane, Newington – 2nd August 2021

    Temporary Road Closure – Church Lane, Newington – 2nd August 2021

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Church Lane, Newington from 2nd August 2021, with estimated...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Aug 21
  • Deposit Document for Prohibition of Traffic Movements Bull Lane - Swale

    Deposit Document for Prohibition of Traffic Movements Bull Lane - Swale

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    KCC Highways has published a Prohibition of Traffic Movements Bull Lane Order. This order is on public deposit until 16 August 2021. Click ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Jul 21
  • Speed Limit Order on Various Roads in Newington

    Speed Limit Order on Various Roads in Newington

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    KCC Highways has published Amendment 18 a Speed Limit Order on Various Roads in Newington and Borden in the Borough of Swale. This order is ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Jul 21
  • Village Voice

    Village Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    It was great to be back with a paper edition of the Village Voice in June. Throughout the pandemic we published the Village Voice online. We...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Jul 21
  • Age UK volunteers

    Age UK volunteers

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Could you be a Befriender? Can you spare an hour a week? Here at Age UK Faversham & Sittingbourne we believe “No one should hav...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Jul 21
  • Pavilion wildlife area

    Pavilion wildlife area

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    You may have noticed the wildlife habitat around the Pavilion building, this is a fascinating wildlife project that is being carried out at ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Jul 21
  • Wild Outdoors

    Wild Outdoors

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Wild Outdoors Youth Activity Week 27- 30 July, 10am- 3pm daily. Join us for a week of adventure in Iwade. Survival skills, connecting with...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 21
  • Newington Summer Fest

    Newington Summer Fest

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Summer Fun Activities for 8- 14 year olds Tuesday 17 August Wednesday 18 August Thursday 19 August Friday 20 August For a booking form ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 21
  • Volunteers needed

    Volunteers needed

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Vibe Community Charity, part of Swale Youth, is looking for volunteers who could help run their summer holiday activities and term time club...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Jul 21
  • Temporary Road Closure – Bull Lane, Newington – 12-20  July 2021

    Temporary Road Closure – Bull Lane, Newington – 12-20 July 2021

    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 12 July 2021, with estimated comp...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Jun 21
  • Football Coaching- Pre School & Years R & 1

    Football Coaching- Pre School & Years R & 1

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    BREDHURST JUNIORS FOOTBALL CLUB Football coaching for Boys & Girls Pre School & Years R & 1 Saturdays 10am – 11am Ne...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 21
  • Village Litter Pick- 5 June

    Village Litter Pick- 5 June

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Parish Council is organising a village litter pick which will take place on Saturday 5 June. Join us in the village hall car park at 9am...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 May 21
  • 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, t...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 May 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch: 46/83405/21: Between 2 and 6am on 17th of May, a tankful of fuel was siphoned off and stolen...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 May 21
  • High Street- road closure 19 May

    High Street- road closure 19 May

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Newington High Street will be closed at 10pm on Wednesday 19 May to complete the emergency manhole renewals, there are two more left to repl...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 21
  • 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: 17 May 21
  • VACANCY FOR A CO-OPTED PARISH COUNCILLOR

    VACANCY FOR A CO-OPTED PARISH COUNCILLOR

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Would you like to make a difference to your local community? Would you like to assist in decisions that affect your community? If so why n...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 May 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch to: Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/83034/21: At 12:36pm on 15th of May, a Post va...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 May 21
  • Temporary Road Closure – Iwade Road, Newington – 24th May 2021

    Temporary Road Closure – Iwade Road, Newington – 24th May 2021

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Iwade Road, Newington from 24th May 2021, with estimated co...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 May 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch: 46/77320/21: Between 6th and 7th of May, three vehicles were vandalised while they were parke...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 May 21
  • High Street, Newington emergency manhole renewals

    High Street, Newington emergency manhole renewals

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    On Saturday 8 May commencing at 8pm Kent County Council is planning to undertake emergency manhole repairs between Station Road to outside n...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 May 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch: 46/72873/21: Between 29th and 30th of April, a store on the allotments in Orchard Drive Newi...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 May 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch : Modern slavery is the illegal exploitation of people for commercial or personal gain. It can ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Apr 21
  • Newington Youth Club

    Newington Youth Club

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Swale Youth runs Newington Youth Club every Wednesday 4- 6pm during term time at the recreation ground. All young people aged 8-12 years are...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Apr 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch to Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward. Census Day is coming, and Households across the UK ar...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Mar 21
  • Play Area

    Play Area

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Work to extend the play area is scheduled to begin on Tuesday 6 April (the day after the Easter Monday Bank Holiday) and will last about fiv...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Mar 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch to Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch. There are reported 3 frauds to look out for. Courier Frau...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Mar 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch. Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch 46/30389/21: Between 22 and 23 of February, the storage s...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Feb 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch. Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch 46/25092/21: Between 15 and 16 of February, a bicycle wa...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Feb 21
  • Vaccine scams

    Vaccine scams

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Three things to remember to stay safe from NHS vaccine scams: The NHS will never ask you for payment, or for your payment details Nobody...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Feb 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    This is a message from Neighbourhood Watch Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward 46/13873/21: At 6pm on 27th of January, a suspect dr...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Feb 21
  • Action Fraud - Coronavirus Scams Warning

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Action Fraud is warning the public to remain vigilant as criminals begin to take advantage of the roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine to commit...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Jan 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    There are 3 fraud alerts. The first is about Pet Scams, the second is about Fraudsters impersonating online internet providers and the final...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Dec 20
  • 20/501475/FULL Land Rear Of Eden Meadow ~ revised application

    20/501475/FULL Land Rear Of Eden Meadow ~ revised application

    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 35 No. residential dwellings incl...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Oct 20
  • Air Quality Management Area at Keycol Hill

    Air Quality Management Area at Keycol Hill

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Important Information from Swale Borough Council Dear Resident, We are proposing to declare an Air Quality Management Area (AQMA) along Ke...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Sep 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Court of Appeal – Gladman Pond Farm appeal rejected

    Court of Appeal – Gladman Pond Farm appeal rejected

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Cllr Stephen Harvey

    Gladman’s proposal for 330 houses on Pond Farm had been refused by Planning Committee and their appeals rejected by Public Planning In...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Sep 19