On-line reporting to Kent Police

  Kent Police have introduced a pilot scheme and the public can now report crimes and incidents and non-injury road traffic collisions online.  Please log your reports directly to Kent Police via their website www.kent.police.uk.  Once a report is made, the user will receive a unique reference number.

North Farm Household Waste Site to Re-open

The household waste site at north Farm is due to re-open on Monday 11th December! Please check the KCC website for details: http://www.kent.gov.uk/waste-planning-and-land/rubbish-and-recycling/find-your-nearest-tip  

How to advertise in the Pembury Village News

The Pembury Village News is delivered direct each quarter to households in Pembury, currently over 2,300 addresses.  During December and early January, advertisers and potential advertisers are invited to participate in this locally targeted, quality printed publication. Four issues are produced each year: Spring (March), Summer (June), Autumn (September) and Winter (December). We ask advertisers to […]

M20 Lorry Park plans scrapped

The Government has scrapped plans for a lorry park to help ease congestion when Operation Stack is in progress.  Further details can be found here.

Cornford Lane – road closure from 30th November

KCC plan to close Cornford Lane for 3 days from 30th November to undertake patch repairs.  The road will be closed completely during this time and the diversion route will be via Pembury High Street, Pembury Road and Halls Hole Road.

Grants to Voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations

The code requires local authorities to publish details of all grants to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations. For each identified grant the following information must be published as a minimum: Date the grant was awarded Time period for which the grant has been given Local authority department which has awarded the grant Beneficiary Beneficiary’s […]

Procurement Information

The code requires that local authorities publish details of every invitation to tender for contracts to provide goods and/or services with a value exceeding £5,000. The following details must be published for each invitation: Reference Number Title Description of the goods and/or services sought Start, end and review dates Local authority department responsible. Local authorities […]


The code requires local authorities to publish the following information about their counter fraud work: Number of occasions they use powers under the Prevention of Social housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) (England) Regulations or similar powers, Total number of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud Total number of professionally accredited counter fraud specialists […]