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  • December Meeting of the Council

    December Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The December Meeting of the Council will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion on Wednesday 1st December commencing at 7.00pm Anyone wishing to...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Nov 21
  • Kent resident targeted by banking scam

    Kent resident targeted by banking scam

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    A resident in Kent was targeted by criminals, claiming there was fraud on their bank account. What happens: You receive a text saying th...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Nov 21
  • Dartford's Festival of Light

    Dartford's Festival of Light

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Cohesion Plus and Dartford Borough Council's Festival of Light parade through the town centre will go ahead on Friday, November 26th thi...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Nov 21
  • Dartford Borough Council Carol Concert 2021

    Dartford Borough Council Carol Concert 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Carol Concert 2021 Dartford Borough Council are delighted to once again invite you to their wonderful annual Carol Concert at the Dartford ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Nov 21
  • Christmas Fair 30.11.2021 The Nucleus

    Christmas Fair 30.11.2021 The Nucleus

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Please see flyer for more information contact www.nucleus-dartford.co.uk or 01322 312000

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Nov 21
  • Book of Condolences- Ann Allen

    Book of Condolences- Ann Allen

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    A physical book of condolences has been set up at the Heritage Centre within the Memorial Hall in the Village Centre. The book is availabl...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Nov 21
  • Leyton Cross Social Club Christmas Fair- 28th November

    Leyton Cross Social Club Christmas Fair- 28th November

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Leyton Cross Social Club Christmas Fair Sunday 28th November 11.00am- 3.00pm See flyer for more information

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Nov 21
  • Kent resident targeted by TomTom update scam

    Kent resident targeted by TomTom update scam

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    We have received reports of a Kent resident being targeted by a TomTom sat nav update scam. What happens: The scammers have fake website...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Nov 21
  • Dartford Choral Society- Faure Requiem

    Dartford Choral Society- Faure Requiem

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Saturday 20th November 7.30pm at St Michaels Church Please see flyer for more details www.dartfordchoral.org

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Nov 21
  • Senior Citizens Christmas Afternoon Tea

    Senior Citizens Christmas Afternoon Tea

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Friday 3rd December 2021 12pm- 2.30pm Dartford Science and Technology College, Heath Lane, Dartford DA1 2LY See fly...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Nov 21
  • St Michael's Church Christmas Fair Sat 11th December

    St Michael's Church Christmas Fair Sat 11th December

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    St Michael's Church will be holding their Christmas Fair on Saturday 11th December 10.00am- 2.00pm All are welcome

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Nov 21
  • Wilmington Memorial Hall presents ABALICIOUS

    Wilmington Memorial Hall presents ABALICIOUS

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Wilmington Memorial Hall Saturday 4th December 8pm Back by popular demand ABALICIOUS UK's most dazzling Abba Tribute For...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Nov 21
  • Notice of Casual Vacancy

    Notice of Casual Vacancy

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Notice is hereby given that a vacancy exists in the office of a Parish Councillor for the Leyton Cross Ward, Wilmington Parish Council Any ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Nov 21
  • Dartford Toy Appeal 20th November- 18th December

    Dartford Toy Appeal 20th November- 18th December

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The Dartford Toy Appeal is a fantastic initiative which is held every year to help collect gifts for disadvantaged children. See flyer for ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Nov 21
  • Ann Allen MBE

    Ann Allen MBE

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Ann Dorothy Allen was laid to rest today, in Wilmington, following a private service for close friends and family, at St Vincent’s Chu...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Nov 21
  • Wilmington WI Christmas Fair Sat 20th November

    Wilmington WI Christmas Fair Sat 20th November

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Wilmington Memorial Hall 11.00am- 2.00pm Father Christmas 11.00am- 12.45pm Refreshments served from 11.00am- 1.30pm

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Nov 21
  • Santa Claus is coming to Town

    Santa Claus is coming to Town

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    On Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December 2021, children aged 3 and above, accompanied by one parent/guardian are invited to join ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Nov 21
  • Kent residents targeted by scam calls pretending to be British Board of Agrément

    Kent residents targeted by scam calls pretending to be British Board of Agrément

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    A resident in Kent was targeted by a scam phone call, pretending to be a construction industry approvals body - British Board of Agrem&eacu...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Nov 21
  • Remembrance Sunday 14th November 2021

    Remembrance Sunday 14th November 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The Parish Council welcomes everyone to attend and participate in remembering those who have sacrificed so much and who continue to do so in...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Nov 21
  • Remember Remember the 5th of November

    Remember Remember the 5th of November

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Enjoy fireworks responsibly- Stay Safe this Autumn

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Nov 21
  • Remembrance Day Sunday 14th November 2021

    Remembrance Day Sunday 14th November 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The Parish Council is pleased to confirm the details for this years Remembrance Sunday St Michaels and All Angels Church service will co...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Nov 21
  • November Meeting of the Council

    November Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The November Meeting of the Council will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion on Wednesday 3rd November commencing at 7.00pm Anyone wishing to...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Oct 21
  • Councillor Ann Allen MBE

    Councillor Ann Allen MBE

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    It is with immense sadness and shock that Wilmington Parish Council announces the loss of our wonderful, kind, selfless colleague, Councillo...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Oct 21
  • Fall back- Marking the end of British Summer Time

    Fall back- Marking the end of British Summer Time

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    On Sunday 31st October 2021 at 2.00am the clocks go back by one hour. It may feel like a long time since the blue skies of summer, but the...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Oct 21
  • The Wilmington Society Meeting 20th October at 7.30pm Memorial Hall

    The Wilmington Society Meeting 20th October at 7.30pm Memorial Hall

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    "The Wilmington Society is back and holding its first meeting on Wednesday, 20th October beginning at 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall. Our...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Oct 21
  • Urgent Road Closure - Rowhill Road, Wilmington - 6th October 2021 (Dartford)

    Urgent Road Closure - Rowhill Road, Wilmington - 6th October 2021 (Dartford)

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    It will be necessary to close Rowhill Road, Wilmington from 6th October 2021 for up to 1 day. The road will be closed outside Romana. T...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Oct 21
  • Urgent Road Closure - Hook Green Lane, Wilmington - 11th October 2021

    Urgent Road Closure - Hook Green Lane, Wilmington - 11th October 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    It will be necessary to close Hook Green Lane, Wilmington from 11th October 2021 for up to 5 days. The alternative route is via Common Lane...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Oct 21
  • Kent Fire and Rescue Service achieves accreditation

    Kent Fire and Rescue Service achieves accreditation

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) has been awarded ServiceMark accreditation by the Institute of Customer Service (ICS), following record...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Oct 21
  • Statement from the Leader of Kent County Council on the fuel supply situation

    Statement from the Leader of Kent County Council on the fuel supply situation

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Roger Gough, Kent County Council Leader, said: “We are aware that the Government is continuing to work to ensure fuel supplies meet...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Oct 21
  • Police and Crime Plan Survey 2021

    Police and Crime Plan Survey 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Matthew Scott, Kent PCC, would like your help with his Police and Crime Plan Survey It is an opportunity to have your say on various topics...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Oct 21
  • October Meeting of the Council

    October Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The October Meeting of the Council will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion on Wednesday 6th October commencing at 7.00pm Anyone wishing to a...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Sep 21
  • Kent resident targeted by fraudulent locksmith

    Kent resident targeted by fraudulent locksmith

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    A resident in Kent was targeted by a fraudulent locksmith, charging nearly £1,500 for 2 hours work. What happened: An elderly res...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Sep 21
  • The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has updated its advice on the COVID-19 vaccine booster programme

    The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has updated its advice on the COVID-19 vaccine booster programme

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    To maintain the high level of protection through the coming winter, the JCVI is advising that booster vaccines be offered to those more at r...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 21
  • Coronavirus update - Young people aged 12 to 15 to be offered COVID-19 vaccine

    Coronavirus update - Young people aged 12 to 15 to be offered COVID-19 vaccine

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The Health and Social Care Secretary, Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, announced that people aged 12 to 15 in England will be offered one dose of the ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 21
  • Temporary Road Closure - Hook Green Lane, Wilmington - 30th September 2021 for 1 day

    Temporary Road Closure - Hook Green Lane, Wilmington - 30th September 2021 for 1 day

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Hook Green Lane, Wilmington will be closed between number 20 and Bellingham House. The alternative route is Hook Green Lane, Leyton Cross R...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 21
  • Coronavirus update - Prime Minister sets out autumn and winter plan for COVID-19

    Coronavirus update - Prime Minister sets out autumn and winter plan for COVID-19

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The Prime Minister has set out the government’s ‘COVID-19 Response – Autumn and Winter Plan 2021’ for managing COVID...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Sep 21
  • Keep Kent Safe- Help stop doorstop criminals

    Keep Kent Safe- Help stop doorstop criminals

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    As we enjoy the last of the summer sunshine, doorstep criminals will use this weather to their advantage and target vulnerable residents in ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 21
  • Advance Notice- Traffic around Common Lane 22nd September

    Advance Notice- Traffic around Common Lane 22nd September

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Wilmington Academy have their upcoming Open Evening for prospective parents on Wednesday 22nd September from 5-8pm, so the academy site will...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 21
  • Update on Bin Collections

    Update on Bin Collections

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Unfortunately DBC waste collections services are all still being affected by the national shortage of HGV drivers and there have been delays...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Sep 21
  • PARISH BREAKFAST RETURNS!

    PARISH BREAKFAST RETURNS!

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    St Michael’s host a “Parish” Breakfast in the Church Hall every 3rd Sunday in the month. This is open to anyone and compri...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Sep 21
  • Replacement Bench and Bin- Village Centre

    Replacement Bench and Bin- Village Centre

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Following the crash back in January 2021 that saw damage to the Village Centre, Wilmington Parish Council have been working with various ag...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Sep 21
  • Wilmington Big Clean Saturday 11th September 2021

    Wilmington Big Clean Saturday 11th September 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Are you joining the Wilmington Big Clean on Saturday? The Parish Council and Cllrs are looking forward to seeing residents at the Wilmingt...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Sep 21
  • Nighthawking Oakfield Park

    Nighthawking Oakfield Park

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    It has been brought to the Parish Council's attention that individuals are using metal detectors in Oakfield Park late at night. The par...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Sep 21
  • Kent residents targeted by Postcode Lottery scam

    Kent residents targeted by Postcode Lottery scam

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Following reports in the local press, we are warning Kent residents to be careful when receiving emails, letters or texts saying you have wo...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Sep 21
  • Consultation open- Future of booking system for Household Waste Recycle Centres

    Consultation open- Future of booking system for Household Waste Recycle Centres

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Residents are being asked for their views on the future of the booking system for Kent County Council’s Household Waste Recycling Cent...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Aug 21
  • September Meeting of the Council

    September Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The September Meeting of the Council will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion on Wednesday 1st September commencing at 7.00pm Anyone wishing ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Aug 21
  • Wilmington Big Clean Saturday 11th September 2021

    Wilmington Big Clean Saturday 11th September 2021

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    We hope that everyone is enjoying their summer holidays, A gentle reminder that the Parish Council are hosting their Wilmington Big Clean ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Aug 21
  • SCAM ALERT- Elderly resident being targeted

    SCAM ALERT- Elderly resident being targeted

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    What happens: You receive a phone call from someone saying they are from the Council They tell you they need to do some work on your dr...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 21
  • SCAM ALERT- Kent resident targeted by telephone scam

    SCAM ALERT- Kent resident targeted by telephone scam

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Residents in Kent have received phone calls saying they owe money for their telephone line and if they don't pay they will switch their ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 21
  • Tea Party Monday 30th August- St Michaels Church

    Tea Party Monday 30th August- St Michaels Church

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    St Michaels Church are holding a 'Tea Party' on Monday 30th August at 3pm Tea, Sandwiches, Cakes and Scones Book your place by pho...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Aug 21