All the very latest news as we become aware of it…

New security measures in Edenbridge

October 4, 2018

The Council has increased security measures for our open spaces in several locations to help prevent unlawful encampment. Gates, railings and fencing have been installed to protect high risk areas in Marsh Green, Mowshurst and Stangrove Park.

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Economic Development Strategy consultation

Business and residents can comment on the District Council draft Economic Development Strategy that sets out how they plan to support local businesses and grow the District economy in the next three years. The Strategy is an outline of the work of their Economic Development Team and supports the community’s vision of a dynamic and […]

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Council takes a step back

September 26, 2018

Following concerns over the Wayfinders scheme ETC is to rescind the decisions taken under Item 8.4 July Council and Item 8.13 at September Council so that the plans can be reconsidered.

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Wayfinders

September 12, 2018

Some residents have requested further information on the development of the Wayfinders scheme.   This involves the erection of seven signs spread between the top station and the roundabout at Mont St Aignan Way.  They have been identified as a way to improve the economic viability of the town, aiming to increase footfall in the High […]

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Timbeeeeeer

September 5, 2018

The District Council is due to be carrying out tree works (weather permitting) dealing with the over-sized leylandii along the end of the Leisure Centre’s all-weather pitch, during Monday and Tuesday next week (10th and 11th September).  This will affect access into Stangrove Park from Park View Close, and likewise from the park to Park […]

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Draft Local Plan Response

August 22, 2018

Thank you to everyone who came, spoke or sent their comments prior to the meeting last Monday.  The Council members considered each site and policy individually and agreed the responses.  They have been posted on the District Council site and should be validated shortly.  A copy of the full response is attached.  Draft Local Plan response August […]

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Come and see…

August 9, 2018

The District Council has provided copies of three of the information boards they will be using at their consultation at Waitrose on Tuesday 14 August.  They have also provided large scale copies of three sites proposing ‘Exceptional Circumstances’ for development in the Green Belt.   They are available for residents to view at Doggetts Barn between […]

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Local Plan Consultation – What do you think?

August 6, 2018

Have you had a chance to check out the plans for Edenbridge in the Draft Local Plan.  You are being asked what you think about proposals for housing, employment, retail and other infrastructure up to 2035.  Responses need to be made to Sevenoaks District Council by 10 September.  Please let the Town Council know your […]

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More Houses!

August 2, 2018

Although  Sevenoaks District Council and the Town Council have been posting about the Local Plan consultation, everyone seems to be enjoying the summer too much to let us know what they think.  The plans do cover the whole of the district but the interactive map at https://www.sevenoaks.gov.uk/info/20069128/new_local_plan/389/draft_local_plan_consultation  will show you the sites that have been put […]

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Important news – Local Plan Consultation

July 26, 2018

The District Council is seeking comments on the Draft Local Plan, it says what can be built and where up to 2035. It includes proposals for new housing and employment land and improvements to retail and infrastructure. Once finalised, the new Local Plan will be used to assess planning applications in Sevenoaks District. It contains proposals for new homes, community improvements and […]

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Temporary closure of the High Street and Lingfield Road

What are we planning to do? Kent County Council is planning a scheme to improve safety in Edenbridge town centre. The scheme will make changes to the existing 30mph speed limit in the High Street, Lingfield Road, Forge Croft and Church Street. This will involve the implementation of new 20mph Zone speed limit signs and […]

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Eviction of travellers from Stangrove Park

July 6, 2018

The large group of travellers have now been evicted from Stangrove Park and the clean up operation will be carried out, with the rubbish being collected by Sevenoaks District Council. Access to some areas has been temporarily restricted in order to secure sites. Additional security measures have been put in place in a number of […]

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Thank you for your patience

June 29, 2018

The travellers have moved from Marsh Green.  The Clerk and the Council’s Groundsteam have carried out a clean up of the site and the District Council are coming to collect the rubbish that was left behind. The black bags should be gone today but it might be a bit longer before the fridge freezer is […]

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‘Thank You’

May 25, 2018

We would like to take this opportunity to say a huge’ THANK YOU’ to anyone who has decided  not to remain as a volunteer on the Footpaths, Emergency Planning, Speedwatch, litter pickers or other volunteer roles within the Council. You have been amazing and we will miss you. At the Council offices we have been […]

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Traffic Data – 20mph Zone consultation

May 18, 2018

For those of you who wish to see the results of the traffic survey in the High Street on which Kent Highways have based their proposal – 1082 High St, Edenbridge (Site 1) traffic survey data 1082 High St, Edenbridge (Site 2) traffic survey data

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