Railway Embankment Project

The purpose of this newsletter is to update everybody on the work undertaken on the Old Railway Embankment this summer, to summarise the grant-funding received to date to carry out tree work, and provide prospective dates for working parties and other activities.  The tree work is almost entirely dependent on obtaining grant funding and so far sufficient funding will enable… read more →

Marley Lane Off Peak Closure 27th June

KENT COUNTY COUNCIL MARLEY LANE, KINGSTON (PROHIBITION OF DRIVING) 27th June 2016     Because of works to provide a new telegraph pole for a new customer phone connection, Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on part of Marley Lane, Kingston, Canterbury. An off-peak closure is planned for Monday 27 June 2016, from 09:30… read more →

Church Lane – Temporary Closures

KENT COUNTY COUNCIL  Church Lane, Kingston  TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF DRIVING Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 – Section 14 (2) as amended by The Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991   Kent County Council gives notice that Church Lane, Kingston will be closed to through traffic, on or after 17 March 2016 for up to 5 Days.  The road will be… read more →

A2 Works 11-21 February

Update 6 Please note that we have now completed the resurfacing works on the coastbound carriageway. We will be starting our resurfacing works on the London-bound carriageway from tonight (Thursday 11 February). The details of the closure are outlined below. Thursday 11 February – Sunday 21 February: There will be a full closure in place on the London-bound carriageway between… read more →

MIND Festival Update

KINGSTON PARISH COUNCIL MIND MUSIC FESTIVAL 3-5 June 2016 at Quilters Farm AN IMPORTANT UPDATE   Dear Residents This is to inform you that the Licence Application (No KE-PR-16-00312 ) relating to the proposed Mind Music Festival at Quilters Farm has been rejected by the Licensing Authority at Canterbury City Council.  It was rejected due to fundamental errors both in… read more →

Updated A2 Works Information

Monday 8 February – Thursday 11 February: There will be a full closure in place on the coastbound carriageway between Canterbury Road and the A28 at Thannington overnight, between 7.30pm and 5am each night. A clearly signed diversion will be in place via the A299 and the A256.   Friday 12 February: There will be a full closure in place… read more →

Updated A2 Works Information

The London-bound carriageway between Barham and Patrixbourne will be closed overnight, between 8pm and 6am, from Monday 11 January for 2 nights and also on Friday 15 January. A clearly signed diversion will be in place via the A256 and the A299. The London-bound carriageway between Patrixbourne and Upper Harbledown will be closed overnight, between 8pm and 6am, from Wednesday… read more →

South East Water Treatment Works

South East Water are planning some upgrade works to the water treatment facilities at the Covet Lane site in 2016/2017. In summary, this will involve the submission of a planning application for a building of dimensions 24m x 15m x 6m high and a new contact tank at 24m x 11m x 3.5m high. They will be holding a drop-in… read more →

Notice of works to the A2 on behalf of Highways England

Please note the planned works, including tonight and next week. Friday 27 November: There will be a full closure in place between Barham and Whitfield in both directions. Closures will be in place overnight, between 8pm and 6am. Road users will follow a clearly signed diversion route via the the A256 and the A299. Saturday 28 November – Sunday 30… read more →

Dog Fouling

I am sorry to have to bring this to attention of the Kingston village community but I am concerned at the increased iscog fouling on the public bridle path between Whitelocks Farm and Covet Wood. Omar and I own this land and have always taken our public responsibility seriously ensuring fences are mended, gates renewed and the bridle path is… read more →
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