Water flowing down the surface of Coldharbour Lane for over half a mile into Wye alerted residents to the fault. South East Water responded quickly to an online fault report and KCC Highways closed the road at Coldharbour crossroads. The direct route between Wye and Hastingleigh may have to remain closed until Monday 25th January, to enable contractors to repair a water main. The main has burst in... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 22:29 by Admin
Kent County Council has issued a Road Closure notice for Amage Road, Wye. The temporary prohibition of through traffic will enable South East Water to make new water connections in the vicinity of Amage Farm. However local access to the remainder of Amage Road will continue from either direction up to where the road is actually closed. This road closure will most affect residents of the Brook, Pickersdane,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 14:35 by Admin
Kent County Council Highways has made another Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on part of Naccolt Road. This latest road closure is necessary for safety reasons to enable South East Water's contractors to install a new water main in the vicinity of Pottery Cottages, and Herons Brook. These works will not deal with the separate problems of surface water flooding and drainage from the former... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 01 Mar 2020 20:30 by Admin
Southeast Water has closed Naccolt Road near the former brickworks for emergency repair work on a burst 3" water main. Diversion signs are in place. The road closure notice runs from Wednesday 4th December to the Friday 6th December. This repair is in addition to the closure of Blackwall Lane for surface repairs, and planned gully cleansing maintenance work. KCC has scheduled for the same three days... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 16:21 by Admin
KCC will close The Street, Brook to through traffic on Monday 15th January 2018. This to allow works to be carried out to provide new gas and electricity supplies in the vicinity of Woodpecker Cottages. The estimated completion date is Friday 19th January.
Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on part of The Street, Brook, near Ashford. Access to the remainder... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:00 by Admin
Thanks to the generosity of everyone involved, Wye and District raised a total of £6,860.60 for the 2016 Poppy Appeal, during the year to the end of September. Yesterday, 40 volunteers started collecting door-to door for the 2017 Poppy Appeal.
The record sum raised in 2016 reflects the strong local support and combined donations of thousands of residents, and all the people who host collection... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 29 Oct 2017 18:00 by Admin
Kent County Council has issued a Temporary Prohibition of Driving Order for Brabourne Road, Wye to 'rebuild gullies and kerbing to improve drainage' in the vicinity of Fishponds Farm. KCC will close the road to through traffic, from Tuesday 30th May for up to three days, between the junctions of The Street, and Hampton Lane.
KCC will sign the alternative route from Pickersdane via The Street, Spelders... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 May 2017 22:00 by Admin
The Returning Officer declared the result of the poll in the Ashford Rural East division, with votes cast as follows, in alphabetical order: Clair Bell, (Conservative Party) 2,621 (Elected); Stuart Dove, (Liberal Democrats) 686; Lyn Martin, (Labour Party) 429; Geoff Meaden (Green Party) 350; and Pat Purnell (UKIP) 269
The turnout was 35.1% from a total total electorate of 12,404. The total number of... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 May 2017 08:00 by Admin