Christmas Period Recycling / Refuse Collections

The normal Friday collections will be unchanged for Cliffsend over the holiday period. 14th Dec – Waste – Black lid bin. Non-recyclable + food waste 21st Dec – Recycling – Blue lid bin + red bag + food waste 28th Dec – Waste – Black lid bin. Non-recyclable + food waste Christmas trees will NOT […]

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.

Updated – Drone “spying” on Cliffsend gardens – message from Community Warden

On the morning of Thursday 8 March, about 11 o’clock, a silver Vauxhall Astra was seen driving slowly in Cliffsend. Two white males were involved, one walking next to the Astra while controlling a drone that was going low over people’s back gardens as the vehicle and male went down the road. If you see […]

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 […]

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.