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Ashford Local Plan – Help shape our Local Plan to 2030

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Featured, Latest News | Comments Off on Ashford Local Plan – Help shape our Local Plan to 2030

Ashford Local Plan – Help shape our Local Plan to 2030

‘Main Changes’ consultation. Ashford Borough Council is currently consulting on a number of ‘Main Changes’ to the draft Local Plan for the borough, which sets out the land that needs to be provided in the borough to accommodate new homes and jobs up to...

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Adoption of Telephone Boxes

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in Featured, Latest News | Comments Off on Adoption of Telephone Boxes

Adoption of Telephone Boxes

Kingsnorth Parish Council has been given the opportunity to adopt 3 telephone boxes in the Parish which are being de-commissioned by BT. One is a traditional red kiosk in Steeds Lane opposite Stumble Lane, the other 2 are glass, one outside Queens Head public house the other opposite Stubbs Cross Post Office. The Parish Council is looking for suggestions from the local community for use of these boxes. Ideas could cover:- Defibrillator Library/book exchange Local information point – maps, footpaths, local businesses etc. Occasional/Short term uses :- Mini art gallery Seasonal...

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Bridgefield Park Planning Approved

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in Featured, Latest News | Comments Off on Bridgefield Park Planning Approved

Bridgefield Park Planning Approved

Ashford Borough Council Cultural Projects team is delighted that the council’s planning committee has accepted and agreed on the park proposed at Bridgefield. The aim is to have the park available for all ages opened during the course of this year. Further details on the park will follow once a contractor to carry out the works has been agreed.

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Bridgefield Recreation Area Update

Posted by on Oct 14, 2016 in Featured, Latest News | Comments Off on Bridgefield Recreation Area Update

Bridgefield Recreation Area Update

Ashford Borough Council has appointed the landscape architects BDP to undertake the master planning, design and delivery of the recreation area at Bridgefield. They will be arranging a series of consultation events which we will promote on our website and Face book page. See Latest News for full information. Dear Residents, Ashford Borough Council has appointed the landscape architects BDP to undertake the master planning, design and delivery of the recreation area at Bridgefield. They will be arranging a series of consultation events which we will promote on our website and Face book page....

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Local Plan *UPDATE*

Posted by on Aug 10, 2016 in Featured, Latest News | Comments Off on Local Plan *UPDATE*

Local Plan *UPDATE*

Kingsnorth Parish Councils response to Ashford Borough Council regarding the Local Plan Statement from Kingsnorth Parish Council in response to the Draft Ashford Local Plan General Comment. A large Scale Map of the proposed urban and urban fringe area is required. The maps provided do not give road names, making it difficult to identify exactly where development is proposed to occur. Strategic Objectives SP1 Strategic Objectives, P12 a) We support the objective to develop Brown field sites before Greenfield sites. b) We support the objective to protect and enhance the existing historic and...

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Local Plan Workshop

Posted by on Jul 24, 2016 in Featured, Latest News | Comments Off on Local Plan Workshop

Local Plan Workshop

Dear resident of Kingsnorth Under current legislation Ashford Borough Council (ABC) are obliged to find land for development to meet national housing requirements, 24 sites had been submitted in Kingsnorth for consideration, potentially providing 5000 new homes. ABC have now made a decision on the sites being put forward in the Local Plan and held an exhibition on their proposals at Kingsnorth School on the 28th June. Kingsnorth Parish council (KPC) offered to host workshops for residents to go through the changes and to give feedback to ABC as the consultation date on this phase of the...

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