Earlsmead Crescent Green Maintenance

Thanet District Council (TDC) attended a meeting with the Parish Council on 7th Sept 2017 to discuss the grassed area and trees at the above location. They managed to establish that the development company who owned the land and estate went in to receivership half way through the building of the estate in the late 1970’s. […]

Chairman’s Report 2016/2017

CPC Chair Report 2016-2017 Thank you for attending the AGM of Cliffsend Parish Council. The last year for Cliffsend Parish Council has been eventful in that we had the sudden resignation of our previous Chair and two other councillors’ part way through the period. Since I became Chair in October 2016 we have co-opted over […]

Richborough Connection Pylon / Cable Update

The government have just approved the construction of the new high voltage electricity cable link between the Richborough power station and the nearest high voltage grid connection at Canterbury. See the Richborough Connection page on this website for details of the project & news.

Hotpoint Fridge Freezer FF175BP and FF175BG – Warning

This notice was issued by Kent Police Community messaging Product notice for fridge freezers Following the statement from the Metropolitan Police that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer has been identified as the initial source of the Grenfell Tower fire in London, we wanted to make you aware that Hotpoint has issued a product notice. Owners […]

Asparagus Field Housing Development further details planning application

The latest planning application (for landscaping details) of the 31 houses + retail unit development on the Asparagus Field was discussed by the parish council in the June 1st planning meeting, and the comments made by the council are on the Asparagus Field page on this website.

Street sweeping update

Street sweeping in Cliffsend has not been taking place for some time. Thanet District Council are awaiting delivery of a new sweeping vehicle “suitable for villages”. This is expected in August, and a new sweeping schedule will be issued once it has arrived.

Village Shop Update

We opened the shop in 2001 and extended into its current premises in 2004.  Many people helped to raise the money and were delighted that we managed to keep a village shop and Post Office.  Whilst the hours served by the postmaster have been reduced (not our decision) the shop continues to serve the whole […]

Parish Council Newsletter – Oct 2014

Cliffsend Parish Councillors – in alphabetical order   Vera Hovenden – PC Chairman, Finance and General Purposes Committee (Chairman), Neighbourhood Plan Working Party (Chairman), Finance Working Party Kathy Lyon – Finance and General Purposes Committee, Meadow Working Party, Neighbourhood Plan Working Party ‘Ratna’ Ratnasingham – Finance and General Purposes Committee Martin Rogers Pat Searle – Finance and General Purposes Committee, Meadow […]

Parish Council Newsletter – Nov 2012-Mar 2013

The Parish Council is very busy working for the parishioners, and with other village groups, behind the scenes. The Post Office We are supporting the Shop Association in trying to find a way to resolve the issues over its future. •    Joint open public Meeting on Tuesday 19th March   St. Mary’s Church We negotiated with our […]