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  • Village Voice

    Village Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The latest edition of the Village Voice has been published and can be found by clicking this link: Village Voice

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Jan 22
  • New Year, New Challenge?

    New Year, New Challenge?

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Wendy

    Volunteer befrienders needed in your local community! Our wonderful team of volunteer befrienders already make a huge difference in the...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Jan 22
  • New PCSO for Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch ward

    New PCSO for Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch ward

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Wendy

    PCSO Lorraine Holmes has taken ownership of Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch ward from PCSO John Cork as of the 1st of January 2022. Lorra...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Jan 22
  • My Community Voice

    My Community Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Wendy

    Following on from the Public Engagement event, the Swale Community Safety Unit would like to welcome you to register with My Community Voice...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Dec 21
  • Current Scams

    Current Scams

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Wendy

    Here are a few of the current scams in circulation nationally and internationally: Door-to-door scam where a visitor claims to be from...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Dec 21
  • Kent Minerals and Waste Local Plan 2013-30 Full Review 2021

    Kent Minerals and Waste Local Plan 2013-30 Full Review 2021

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Wendy

    Regulation 18 Public Consultation The Kent Minerals and Waste Local Plan 2013-30 (KMWLP) was adopted in July 2016 with some limited chan...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Dec 21
  • Air Quality Report

    Air Quality Report

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Wendy

    Newington Parish Council has commissioned an independent report from the University of Kent Centre for Health Service Studies to examine the...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Dec 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: 16 Dec 21
  • TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE CANCELLED- Boxted Lane, Newington - 13th December 2021

    TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE CANCELLED- Boxted Lane, Newington - 13th December 2021

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    PLEASE NOTE, THIS CLOSURE HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED It will be necessary to close part of Boxted Lane, Newington from 13th December 2021, w...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Dec 21
  • Village Voice

    Village Voice

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The latest edition of the Village Voice has been published and can be found by clicking this link: Village Voice Paper editions will be pub...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Dec 21
  • Have your say on the Swale Borough Council draft Local Plan

    Have your say on the Swale Borough Council draft Local Plan

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    People can have their input towards Swale Borough Council’s draft local plan, after councillors agreed to further consultation last we...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Nov 21
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Neighbourhood Watch

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward Crime Number: 46/222520/21 On Tuesday the 2nd of November between 07:00 and 07:30, somebody ...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Nov 21
  • Have your say on the Swale Borough Council draft Local Plan

    Have your say on the Swale Borough Council draft Local Plan

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    People can have their input towards Swale Borough Council’s draft local plan, after councillors agreed to further consultation last we...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 Nov 21
  • Cemetery Working Party

    Cemetery Working Party

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Parish Council is planning a working party to clear the cemetery paths. Join us at the Cemetery on Tuesday 9 November 2pm at the Cemeter...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Nov 21
  • Queen's Jubilee Picnic

    Queen's Jubilee Picnic

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Parish Council is planning a Jubilee Picnic on Saturday 4 June 2022 to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. We need help organis...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Nov 21
  • Road Closure - Lower Hartlip Road, Newington - 28th October 2021

    Road Closure - Lower Hartlip Road, Newington - 28th October 2021

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    It will be necessary to close Lower Hartlip Road, Newington from 28th October 2021 for up to 21 days. The road will be closed between th...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Oct 21
  • Preparation Works for M2 junction 5 improvement works October 2021 – January 2022

    Preparation Works for M2 junction 5 improvement works October 2021 – January 2022

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Preparation work to start the M2 junction 5 improvements begin this month, with site clearance taking place before the main construction wor...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Oct 21
  • How to protect your garage and outbuildings

    How to protect your garage and outbuildings

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Garages are often no more secure than a garden shed; both of which are used to store valuables like power tools, bikes and often vehicles. I...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Oct 21
  • Queen's Jubilee Picnic

    Queen's Jubilee Picnic

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Parish Council is planning a Jubilee Picnic on Saturday 4 June 2022 to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. We need help organis...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Oct 21
  • Newington Bingo Club

    Newington Bingo Club

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    Meets on the first Thursday, 2.00-4.00 pm each month (except January) in the Newington Room, Village Hall. Entry: £2.00 (Tea and bisc...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Oct 21
  • Cemetery Working Party

    Cemetery Working Party

    Newington, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Mrs Wendy Licence

    The Parish Council is planning a working party to clear the cemetery paths. Join us at the Cemetery on Thursday 21st October 2pm at the Ceme...

    Newington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Oct 21
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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