Level Crossing Closed overnight Sat 21 – Sun 22 July

The Foads Hill Level crossing will be closed for all road traffic between 11 pm Sat 21st and approximately 9am on Sunday 22 July 2018. However, pedestrians will be either escorted across the crossing by Network Rail staff, or put into a free taxi to take them around while it is closed to vehicles. Network Rail will […]

Arts & Crafts Group

The Cliffsend Arts & Crafts Group meets every Monday afternoon in the Village Hall 2-4pm. All are welcome to come along – tea / coffee provided & just a £1 fee per session to cover the Hall hire costs. For more information see the poster or ring 07968 028715.   Printable copy of poster – 242 […]

Updated – Persons in transit van stealing water from residents hose pipes

Updated Message from our Community Warden. Travellers in vans have been in the Thanet area for a few days, and some are parked up very near to the village. Please be aware that a transit van is going round the villages filling large water barrels using any available reachable private hose pipe. To prevent this, […]

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 […]

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