Parish Poll – Procedures

Under the guidance of Thanet District Council, it is possible for the Parish Council to request a Parish Poll.  There are, however, strict guidelines and rules which must be adhered to:- A Parish meeting must be convened correctly. The Chairman/Vice Chairman should be present. The question must be relevant to the Parish Council and its […]

UPDATED – Buses during Canterbury Road West closure

18th Feb 2019 The no.9 Bus is now using the Canterbury Road West again so Cliffsend users are served during the road closure. The buses are turning around on the Jentex apron (with full permission from Jentex) to return to the Lord of the Manor roundabouts and thence on to either Canterbury, or back to […]

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 […]

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, […]

Driveways – cold callers. Warning message from Community Warden

The Community Warden has issued a warning notice about three companies that are going around the area cold calling regarding Driveways. The Companies are Monarch, Trademark and Coastline paving ltd All the vans are professionally marked up. They cold call and try a hard sell. Trading Standards are aware.