New musical / singing group – Updated

Villagers are setting up a new music / singing group after the loss of the previous singing group. An initial session has been arranged for Wednesday 9th Jan at 10:15am – 12 noon in the hall. The session is open to all, whether musical or singer.   Printable copy of this poster.

42 Bus Service – possible cancellation & KCC consultation on this

KCC are considering withdrawal of the Service 42 / 42A (subsidised) bus service to save money. If this goes ahead, Cliffsend will no longer receive a direct service through the centre of the village. To ensure that Cliffsend still has village bus connections they propose to Divert service 9 (Canterbury bus) via Monkton and Minster providing hourly […]

NHS Message about Mental Health services in Thanet

Full updated details of local NHS Mental Health “talking services” are in this 4 page NHS leaflet – pdf 319 Kb. The information also covers help for people feeling low due physical conditions too.   Summary below:- “Around one in four people will experience a common mental health problem such as anxiety or depression in […]

WW1 Memorial on Postbox

Cliffsend residents have spent 100s of hours preparing WW1 memorial items. The photo below shows the one on the postbox outside the Village Hall. This was added with the full agreement of the Postal Staff and local Area Manager. Unfortunately, the figure was stolen within 24 hours!  

Jentex have submitted a new planning application for housing

The original Planning Application for retirement bungalows, extra care facility, maisonettes & other housing has expired. Jentex have submitted a new planning application, similar to the previous one – OL/TH/18/1213. This was discussed at the Parish Council Planning meeting on Thurs 11th Oct. Further details are on the Jentex page on this website. This includes a complete list […]

Cliffsend Post office sessions will continue

The twice weekly outreach Post Office session times, run by the Minster postmistress, have been confirmed today (15th Sept 2018). The sessions are on Monday & Saturday mornings for 2 hours in the room on the front of the Village Hall – which was the Village Shop. Saturdays –   9.30 – 11.30 am Mondays  –   […]

Updated – Parkway Station Planning Application

A formal planning application for the Parkway Station has been submitted to KCC. The link to the planning application is https://www.kentplanningapplications.co.uk/Planning/Display/KCC/TH/0105/2018. Full size (A1) plans will be available to view in the Village Hall on 2 dates –  Saturday 18th August – 10am to 12:00 noon Tuesday 21st August – 5pm to 7pm   Printable […]

Arts & Crafts Group

The Cliffsend Arts & Crafts Group meets every Monday afternoon in the Village Hall 2-4pm. All are welcome to come along – tea / coffee provided & just a £1 fee per session to cover the Hall hire costs. For more information see the poster or ring 07968 028715.   Printable copy of poster – 242 […]

Updated – Persons in transit van stealing water from residents hose pipes

Updated Message from our Community Warden. Travellers in vans have been in the Thanet area for a few days, and some are parked up very near to the village. Please be aware that a transit van is going round the villages filling large water barrels using any available reachable private hose pipe. To prevent this, […]