Parkway Station update

Funding for the Parkway Station is not guaranteed and it is unlikely to be fully funded before the selection of the new train operator franchise – which is due in August 2018. The new franchise will begin in Dec 2018. Parkway Station page

Rough sleeper in village

It has been reported that a person has been sleeping / living in a tent on the meadow. There are NO facilities on the meadow – water, toilets etc. Our Community Warden has moved the person on. If you spot anyone sleeping / living rough in the village please report it to both the Community […]

Sandwich Road re-surfacing

The Sandwich Road was Micro-surfaced between the Ebbsfleet Lane traffic lights and the traffic calming section in early April. The road surface still looks “rough & unfinished”, but it is the final surface. This is explained clearly in the Details of the micro-surfacing work.  (pdf – 128Kb).

Golden Arrow at Cliffsend Level Crossing

Snapped today (Good Friday) at the level crossing,  en route to London Victoria from Margate via Ramsgate. More pictures – https://theisleofthanetnews.com/hundreds-turn-out-to-see-golden-arrow-steam-locomotive-in-thanet/

Driveways – cold callers. Warning message from Community Warden

The Community Warden has issued a warning notice about three companies that are going around the area cold calling regarding Driveways. The Companies are Monarch, Trademark and Coastline paving ltd All the vans are professionally marked up. They cold call and try a hard sell. Trading Standards are aware.

Updated – Drone “spying” on Cliffsend gardens – message from Community Warden

On the morning of Thursday 8 March, about 11 o’clock, a silver Vauxhall Astra was seen driving slowly in Cliffsend. Two white males were involved, one walking next to the Astra while controlling a drone that was going low over people’s back gardens as the vehicle and male went down the road. If you see […]

Cliffsend Parish Council seeks new clerk

Our current clerk is unable to continue in post after Feb 2018, so Cliffsend Parish Council are looking for a  replacement. For further clarification and to make an application contact the Chairman using his details on the Home Page of this website.   Detailed Job Description

Warning about scam phone calls claiming to come from police

Information supplied by Kent Police Neighbourhood Watch on 21st Dec. To all residents in Thanet. We are having a massive spate of fraud over in Thanet (predominately Broadstairs) Residents are receiving calls from a male claiming to be a Metropolitan Police Officer and asking for bank details. A couple of times the male states he […]

NEMO cable work now completed in Cliffsend

The NEMO cable work has now been completed in Pegwell Bay, and the road disruptions & construction traffic have gone, along with the contractor’s vehicles from the Sandwich Road car-park. The missing bollard in the car-park has also been replaced.