Vacancies for Councillors

Vacancies for Councillors The Parish Council is currently co-opting for two new councillors. The role of councillor is important if the Council is to reflect all the views of the residents of Ringwould and Kingsdown.  It is an interesting role and while it keeps you in touch with everything that is going on in the villages, […]

Annual Parish Meeting 2018

Annual Parish Meeting The Annual Parish Meeting will be held on Monday 16th April 2018 at Kingsdown CEP School, Glen Road, Kingsdown at 7.00 pm. Please join us for a glass of wine and meet your councillors.  An agenda will be posted shortly. All welcome!

Gas Pipe Renewal in Kingsdown

Major programme of works – Gas Pipe Renewal in Kingsdown A programme of works to replace all cast iron gas pipes in Kingsdown will commence on Monday 26th February 2018.  The contractor carrying out this work is SGN and they expect the rolling programme to take approximately six months to complete. For more information on […]

Outcome of Public Meeting – Zetland Terrace

Outcome of Public Meeting – Zetland Terrace Monday 12th February 2018 – Kingsdown Village Hall The Parish Council presented its proposal to lease the terrace outside the Zetland Arms, Kingsdown to Shepherd Neame. Members of the public and other village organisations attended the public meeting and the Zetland Terrace lease proposal was very well received […]

Kingsdown Upper Street Parish Council Noticeboard

Destruction of Parish Notice Board in Upper Street, Kingsdown Due to a recent road accident the notice board adjacent to the Village Store in Kingsdown has been destroyed.  This notice board will be replaced as soon as possible pending an insurance claim. All information posted on this board is available on our website which includes […]

Defibrillator for Ringwould

Defibrillator for Ringwould Ringwould and Kingsdown Parish Council awarded this project up to £1,000 towards the cost of a defibrillator and cabinet for Ringwould. The Parish Council should like to extend our congratulations to David Pinkney and all those involved in the installation of the Defibrillator, outside the Five Bells Public House in Ringwould. For more […]

Autumn Beach Clean – Thank You!

Autumn Beach Clean – Thank you! A great day for a clean up! Our thanks to all volunteers who took part in our Autumn Beach, this community event was another great success. Some lovely weather brought out 58 volunteers including many under 10 year olds for our Autumn Beach Clean.   Many bags were filled between 10.30 […]

Front Gardens in Bloom Winners 2017

Front Gardens in Bloom 2017 – Winners and Runners Up On 22nd June there were difficult decisions for our guest judges, District Cllr Sue Le Chevalier and Ray Sedgewick of the Kent Federation of Horticulturalist Societies. They had a ‘short’ list of 29 beautiful front gardens in Ringwould and Kingsdown of very differing styles to […]

Kingsdown Flower Bed Community Project

New Planting and Design for Glen Road and The Rise Flower Bed The Parish Council are delighted with the Community Project for the Flower Bed situation between Glen Road and The Rise in Kingsdown.  Sue Lamoon took up the challenge and the design was approved by council in April. To view the new flower bed and find […]