Level Crossing Closed all day Sunday 11th March

The Foads Hill Level crossing will be closed for all road traffic between 8 am and approximately 6 pm on Sunday 11th Mar 2018. However, pedestrians will be able to use the crossing while it is closed to vehicles. Network Rail will be carrying out level crossing maintenance.   Temporary Closure – Cliffsend Level Crossing, Cliffsend, Ramsgate – […]

Cliffsend Parish Council seeks new clerk

Our current clerk is unable to continue in post after Feb 2018, so Cliffsend Parish Council are looking for a  replacement. For further clarification and to make an application contact the Chairman using his details on the Home Page of this website.   Detailed Job Description

Christmas Parcel Thieves

Information supplied by the Community Warden on 19th Dec. Two males were acting suspiciously in Birchington on 18th Dec. They were seen checking people’s gardens and back gates for left parcels. If anyone is seen acting suspiciously like this then please phone the police with as much information as possible – report to Kent Police on […]

Warning about scam phone calls claiming to come from police

Information supplied by Kent Police Neighbourhood Watch on 21st Dec. To all residents in Thanet. We are having a massive spate of fraud over in Thanet (predominately Broadstairs) Residents are receiving calls from a male claiming to be a Metropolitan Police Officer and asking for bank details. A couple of times the male states he […]

Updated – Sandwich Road disruptions / closure on Weds 3rd Jan 2018

  Please note that the DATE has CHANGED – from 8th Jan to 3rd Jan.   The Sandwich Road will be closed temporarily for about 1 hr between 10 am & noon on WEDS 3rd Jan 2018. An abnormal load (the 3rd of 4 transformers for the NEMO project) will come along the Sandwich Road […]

NEMO cable work now completed in Cliffsend

The NEMO cable work has now been completed in Pegwell Bay, and the road disruptions & construction traffic have gone, along with the contractor’s vehicles from the Sandwich Road car-park. The missing bollard in the car-park has also been replaced.

Vattenfall – Windfarm Public Information Day

Vattenfall are holding an information event in the Village Hall on Sat 9th Dec 10am – 4pm. They are considering using fewer, but even larger, turbines in the Thanet Extension Offshore Wind Farm Project. They will have some visuals at the information day to show the various options, along with much visual and printed information. […]

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 […]