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Wye Farmers' Market returns to The Green, Saturday 6th June

Wye Farmers' Market on The Green. A new one-way system for safe shopping will start 6th June

Wye Farmers' Market will re-open on The Green on Saturday 6th June. Although the traditional setting for the market will look familiar, as the Covid-19 crisis is ongoing and the risk remains real, shoppers will be asked to follow several new guidelines. These restrictions include a one-way system and are necessary to minimise the risk to shoppers and the stallholders, and to meet recent government... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 May 2020 17:55 by Admin

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Government Guidance, High Street, Social Distancing, The Green, Wye Farmer's Market

Temporary Overnight Road Closure – High Street, Wye, Ashford – 9 April 2020

Temporary Overnight Road Closure – High Street, Wye, Ashford – 9 April 2020

An overnight closure of High Street, Wye, Ashford, is planned for Thursday 9 April 2020 from 7.30 pm through until approximately 6.00 am.

High Street will be closed in the general vicinity of number 34, with no through access between the junctions with The Green and Olantigh Road.

The alternative route for traffic is via Upper Bridge Street, Bridge Street and Church Street

The closure is to allow permanent... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 09:53 by Parish Clerk

Tags: High Street, Roadworks, South East Water

Naccolt Road will close again from Monday 2nd March 2020 for about nine weeks.

Road closure and diversion signs. Naccolt Road will be closed from Monday 2nd March 2020

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

Tags: A2070, A28, Blackwall Road, Bramble Lane, Brook, Canterbury Road, Herons Brook, High Street, Hinxhill, Hinxhill Road, KCC Highways, Naccolt Brickworks, Naccolt Road, Oxenturn Road, Pottery Cottages, Road Closure, South East Water, Spelders Hill, The Street, Upper Bridge Str

High Street Wye closed for repairs

High Street Wye closed for repairs

Without warning KCC has issued a temporary road closure notice for a week to enable repairs to a dangerous inspection cover in the High Street Wye, opposite the former Wye College Porters Lodge. The drain cover worked loose again and the tarmac around the fitting was breaking up and sinking, creating a hazard, especially for cyclists. This is the third time in the past 26 months that this particular... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 10:00 by Admin

Tags: High Street, KCC Highways, Olantigh Road, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety

A sunny Friday in Wye

A sunny Friday in Wye

The importance of the Wye Neighbourhood Plan main objective of a 'walkable village' was clear today, as were the constraints of Wye's medieval roads and the ageing infrastructure underneath them. A skillful HGV driver only managed to get through the village by inching his 13' wide load up Scotton Street, with it projecting over the top of a parked car. Fortunately without damage, as the car was small... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:00 by Admin

Tags: High Street, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety, Scotton Street, Sidelands, South East Water, Walkable Village

Wye High Street obstructed

Wye High Street obstructed

Since the start of this term a fleet of Wye School coaches have taken to parking for up to an hour a day on double yellow lines in Wye High Street. This daily obstruction between the church gate and the Latin School is preventing Stagecoach bus services from using the Wye Church bus stop, as the photograph shows. Ward member Cllr Noel Ovenden has made sure that the manager of Ashford Borough Council's... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:30 by Admin

Tags: High Street, Latin School, Parking, Parking Enforcement, Parking Services, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety, Wye Church, Wye School

Wye High Street, Urgent Repairs Completed

Wye High Street, Urgent Repairs Completed

KCC issued a temporary road closure notice for urgent carriageway repair works to the failed main drain inspection cover, located outside the former Wye College Porters Lodge, High Street, Wye.

Works were scheduled and completed overnight Wednesday 31st August / Thursday 1st September. This was timed to avoid disrupting the Canterbury / Ashford bus route No.1. Overnight through traffic to Hastingleigh... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:00 by Admin

Tags: High Street, KCC, Physical Infrastructure, Road Closure Notice, Wye