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  • A Summer of Fun in the Parish

    A Summer of Fun in the Parish

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Sunday 26th June St Michaels Pre School Fair 1.30-3.30pm Saturday 2nd of July Maypole School Summer Fayre 12-4pm Saturday 9th of July...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Jun 22
  • Extraordinary Meeting of the Council Thursday 16th June 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Wilmington Parish Council will be holding an Extraordinary Meeting of the Council on Thursday 16th June 2022 at Oakfield Park Pavilion comme...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 22
  • WILMINGTON VILLAGE FAIR - BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY, 29TH AUGUST ON THE COMMON.

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Preparations for this year's Village Fair are well under way. This event has always been very well supported by residents and it is ho...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 22
  • DARTFORD CHORAL SOCIETY presents

    DARTFORD CHORAL SOCIETY presents

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Summer Concert Brahms Requiem and items for 102nd Anniversary Saturday 11th June 7:30pm at St Michael’s Church Church Hill, Wilmin...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 22
  • A message from incoming Chair, Councillor Stacey Brown.

    A message from incoming Chair, Councillor Stacey Brown.

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    I thought this might be a good opportunity to introduce myself, as I start my journey as Chair of Wilmington Parish Council . I won&rsqu...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 22
  • Jubilee Bunting

    Jubilee Bunting

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Mark our Parish Groundsman has been busy this week on behalf of the Parish Council, adding Jubilee Bunting to sites across the Parish to inc...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 22
  • Urgent Road Closure - Mitchell Close, Wilmington - 6th June 2022

    Urgent Road Closure - Mitchell Close, Wilmington - 6th June 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    It will be necessary to close Mitchell Close, Wilmington from 6th June 2022 for up to 1 day. The road will be closed at the junction of War...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jun 22
  • Ann Allen MBE Celebration of Life- Canterbury Cathedral

    Ann Allen MBE Celebration of Life- Canterbury Cathedral

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Today we remember and celebrate Wilmington Parish Councillor Ann Allen at Canterbury Cathedral. We are extremely proud to have been asked to...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 May 22
  • Chair and Vice Chair for Wilmington Parish Council 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    At the May 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Parish Council nominations were made for Chair and Vice Chair of the Parish Council. Counc...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 22
  • 2022 Annual & May Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The 2022 Annual Meeting and the May Meeting that immediately follows the Annual Meeting will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion commencing at...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 May 22
  • Temporary Road Closure - Rowhill Road, Wilmington - 29th June 2022 for 1 day

    Temporary Road Closure - Rowhill Road, Wilmington - 29th June 2022 for 1 day

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Rowhill Road, Wilmington will be closed between Wood End and Woodlands Lodge. The alternative route is Rowhill Road, Broad Lane, High Road,...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 May 22
  • Weekly What’s On – May 2022 Tree Community Centre

    Weekly What’s On – May 2022 Tree Community Centre

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Healthy Living Centre Dartford Whats on in May 2022 at Tree Community Centre See flyer for more information Contact- info@hlcdartford.org...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 May 22
  • Parish Council engagement with Schools, Wilmington Central Ward.

    Parish Council engagement with Schools, Wilmington Central Ward.

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    On Wednesday 27th of April, Parish Council Vice Chair, Cllr Stacey Brown hosted a meeting with Wilmington Central Ward Secondary Schools. ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 May 22
  • Spring Forward- British Summer Time 2022

    Spring Forward- British Summer Time 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    On Sunday 27th March 2022, we will move to British Summer Time. As the clocks go forward by 1 hour we will lose an hour in bed but on the pl...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Apr 22
  • SERVICE OF CELEBRATION FOR THE LIFE OF DOROTHY ANN ALLEN MBE WEDNESDAY 25 MAY CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL

    SERVICE OF CELEBRATION FOR THE LIFE OF DOROTHY ANN ALLEN MBE WEDNESDAY 25 MAY CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    All are invited to join the Service of Thanksgiving to pay tribute to Ann Allen and to the huge part she played in Kent. The Service start...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Apr 22
  • Free Transport to attend Ann Allen Celebration Service Wednesday May 25th, Canterbury Cathedral.

    Free Transport to attend Ann Allen Celebration Service Wednesday May 25th, Canterbury Cathedral.

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    In a joint letter from WPC, KCC and DBC local members to local coach companies asking for any possible assistance of transporting local resi...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Apr 22
  • EXTENDED UNTIL 4TH MAY Temporary Road Closure - Broad Lane, Wilmington - 26th April 2022 for 4 days

    EXTENDED UNTIL 4TH MAY Temporary Road Closure - Broad Lane, Wilmington - 26th April 2022 for 4 days

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Broad Lane, Wilmington will be closed outside number 56. The alternative route is Broad Lane, Common Lane, Oakfield Lane, Leyton Cross Road...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Apr 22
  • REMINDER Start of Works Notification- Birchwood Road 24th April 2022

    REMINDER Start of Works Notification- Birchwood Road 24th April 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    This is to let you know that, as part of the on-going maintenance and improvement of the highway network, Kent County Council will be workin...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 22
  • SCAM ALERT- Cold callers

    SCAM ALERT- Cold callers

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Residents are being targeted by cold callers, claiming to be from BT. What happens: Someone knocks on your door and says they are from B...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 22
  • Easter Bank Holiday refuse and recycling collection changes

    Easter Bank Holiday refuse and recycling collection changes

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    For a full list of bank holiday collection dates please click on the link below. Bank holiday refuse and recycling collection changes &ndas...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Apr 22
  • Vacancy St Michael's Pre School Manager

    Vacancy St Michael's Pre School Manager

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    St Michael's Pre School are hiring. See attached advert, for more information. Please contact St Michael’s Pre-School by email (...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 7 Apr 22
  • April Meeting of the Council

    April Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The April Meeting of the Council will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion on Wednesday 6th April 2022 commencing at 7.00pm Anyone wishing to ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Mar 22
  • 477 Bus Services- changes from 17th April 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    From 17th April 2022 there will be a new timetable for the 477 bus service. The 477 will be withdrawn on Sundays and will run only between ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 22
  • Club/Organisation Annual Reports

    Club/Organisation Annual Reports

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    All Clubs and Organisations that exist or operate in the Parish are invited to submit a written report (no longer than one side of A4 paper)...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 30 Mar 22
  • Start of Works Notification- Birchwood Road 24th April 2022

    Start of Works Notification- Birchwood Road 24th April 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    This is to let you know that, as part of the on-going maintenance and improvement of the highway network, Kent County Council will be workin...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 22
  • Oakfield Park

    Oakfield Park

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Mark, the Parish Groundsman has been busy cutting the grass at Oakfield Park, and the pitch has been prepared for the start of the 2022 Cric...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 22
  • The Big Jubilee Lunch Sunday 5th June 2022

    The Big Jubilee Lunch Sunday 5th June 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    In 2022 the Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service. To celebrate this unpre...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Mar 22
  • Temporary 20mph & 40mph Speed Limits – Various Roads, Dartford – from 28th March 2022 for up to 18 months

    Temporary 20mph & 40mph Speed Limits – Various Roads, Dartford – from 28th March 2022 for up to 18 months

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Because of carriageway patching, surface treatment and associated preparation, finishing and accommodation works, Kent County Council intend...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Mar 22
  • Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to tackle nuisance vehicles

    Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to tackle nuisance vehicles

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Dartford Borough Council is considering introducing a Borough-wide Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to help tackle nuisance vehicles D...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Mar 22
  • Criminals target Kent residents with Covid Pass scam

    Criminals target Kent residents with Covid Pass scam

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    What happens: Scammers will target via emails, texts and social media. You are asked to click a link. You may be asked for a ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Mar 22
  • Calling all Litter Pickers- Sat 12th March

    Calling all Litter Pickers- Sat 12th March

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Save the date and join the litter pick on Sat 12th of March! Meet at 11.00am at Wilmington Common. All equipment provided. See flyer for ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Mar 22
  • Emergency Road Closure - Birchwood Drive, Dartford - 25th February 2022

    Emergency Road Closure - Birchwood Drive, Dartford - 25th February 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    It will be necessary to close Birchwood Drive, Dartford from 25th February 2022 for up to 7 days. The road will be closed at number 17. ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Feb 22
  • Footway Maintenance- Tredegar Road, Wilmington

    Footway Maintenance- Tredegar Road, Wilmington

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    See attached information from Kent County Council Kent County Council will be resurfacing the footways in Tredegar Road. Thee footway s...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Feb 22
  • Rogue traders active in Kent

    Rogue traders active in Kent

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Following Storm Eunice and continuing high winds, be alert to rogue traders knocking on your door. Common tactics include: Repairing...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Feb 22
  • Boundary Commission Consultation

    Boundary Commission Consultation

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    On the 22 February 2022 the Boundary Commission for England will launch a public consultation on the proposed new map of parliamentary const...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Feb 22
  • Dartford Community Safety Priorities - Public Consultation 2022

    Dartford Community Safety Priorities - Public Consultation 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Community Safety Priorities – Public Consultation 2022 Community Safety Partnerships (CSPs) bring together agencies and organis...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Feb 22
  • Urgent Road Closure - Puddledock Lane, Wilmington - 18th February 2022

    Urgent Road Closure - Puddledock Lane, Wilmington - 18th February 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Urgent Road Closure - Puddledock Lane, Wilmington - 18th February 2022 It will be necessary to close Puddledock Lane, Wilmington from 18th...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Feb 22
  • Wilmington Village Market

    Wilmington Village Market

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Every Thursday 10am- 12pm Wilmington Memorial Hall, 96 High Road, Dartford DA2 7DW

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Feb 22
  • Calling all litter pickers

    Calling all litter pickers

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Wilmington Central Spring Clean 2022 Saturday 22nd March 11am Wilmington Common See attached poster For more informartion please contact...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Feb 22
  • Dartford Borough and Kent County Council By-election results 2022

    Dartford Borough and Kent County Council By-election results 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Dartford Borough and Kent County Council By-election results 2022 On 27th January there were three by-elections in Dartford. Wilmington, S...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Feb 22
  • Walking in Kent

    Walking in Kent

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Time to get walking again! At this time of year we start to think about the mud drying up and getting out to walk in the beautiful English ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Feb 22
  • NHS Seeking Wellbeing Volunteers

    NHS Seeking Wellbeing Volunteers

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Can you help your ambulance service? Your local NHS 999 ambulance and 111 care provider (SECAmb) is seeking friendly and enthusiastic peopl...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Feb 22
  • The Ann Allen Allotments

    The Ann Allen Allotments

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The Ann Allen Allotments The Parish Council are honoured to announce that at the January Meeting of the Council, members voted unanimous...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Feb 22
  • Footway Maintenance Manor Close starting 07/02/2022

    Footway Maintenance Manor Close starting 07/02/2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Information from KCC- This is to let you know that, as part of the on-going maintenance and improvement of the highway network, Kent County...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Feb 22
  • Highway Code Changes from 29th January 2022

    Highway Code Changes from 29th January 2022

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Rules for all types of road users have been updated in The Highway Code to improve the safety of people walking, cycling and riding horses....

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 31 Jan 22
  • February Meeting of the Council

    February Meeting of the Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    The February Meeting of the Council will be held at Oakfield Park Pavilion on Wednesday 2nd February 2022 commencing at 7.00pm Anyone wishi...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Jan 22
  • KCC National Highways and Transport Public Survey

    KCC National Highways and Transport Public Survey

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Share your views on Kent’s roads in KCC National Highways and Transport Public Survey There are six categories that people can ...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Jan 22
  • Household Waste Recycling booking system to stay

    Household Waste Recycling booking system to stay

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Update from KCC Booking to visit a Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) is to stay following a large response to the public consultatio...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Jan 22
  • Police Community Support Officer

    Police Community Support Officer

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    January 2022 PCSO Joseph Smith is the local officer for Wilmington He can be contacted either by email or telephone: Joseph.Smith2@kent.p...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Jan 22
  • Vacancy on the Parish Council

    Vacancy on the Parish Council

    Dartford, Kent
    Article by: Parish Clerk

    Due to the sad passing of Ann Allen a vacancy has arisen on the Parish Council. If you are interested in becoming a Member please contact t...

    Wilmington Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Jan 22