Lenacre Hall Farm Development Threat

Tony Bartlett, Chair of both the Kennington Community Forum and the overlapping Sandyhurst Lane Residents’ Association, has again expressed his anger at another “opportunistic and cynically timed” planning application. This one, for 89 new houses on Lenacre Hall Farm land in Sandyhurst Lane, will affect those Kennington residents as well as residents in both Boughton Aluph & Eastwell and Westwell […]

Survey on the planning application for development at Lenacre Hall Farm

The recent planning application by Millwood Designer Homes Ltd for 89 dwellings to be built on land at Lenacre Hall Farm, Sandyhurst Lane, represents possibly the largest single application ever made for housing development in the Lane. (The previous largest application was for 66 dwellings in Hoads Wood Gardens in 1991, eventually reduced to 30 […]

Forum Opposes New Planning Application

Following its AGM and Open meeting the new Chair of the Kennington Community Forum, Tony Bartlett,  who had been appointed at the meeting,  commented that the Forum would vigorously oppose the “ opportunistic application by developers for a new “village” on a green fields site on  “Land east of East Mountain Lane and, Canterbury Road, […]

AGM and September 2017 Open Meeting

The AGM and Open Meeting will be held on Tuesday, 26 September at 7.30pm at St. Mary’s Community Centre, Rylands Road, Kennington TN24 9LL.  All are welcome. Agenda We would very much like to welcome new members onto the Core Group.  If you are interested in getting involved please consider joining and download and fill […]

Bockhanger Square Consultation

A consultation event will be held from 11am to noon on Saturday 8 July 2017 at St. Mary’s Church hall, Church Road, Kennington TN24 9DQ

NHS Listening Event

One of a number of listening events will be held from 1pm-4pm on Thursday July 6 at the Holiday Inn Central Hotel, Canterbury Road, TN24 8QQ. This is part of their ongoing conversation with local people about the future of the NHS and social care. The event will focus on the work in the area […]

Election results

Damian Green has been re-elected as MP for Ashford. Bockhanger ward’s new councillor is Simon Howard-Smith  

Open Meetings cancelled

Unfortunately the May and July Open Meetings have had to be cancelled. The next meeting will be the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 26 September 2017 at St. Mary’s Community Centre, Rylands Road TN24 9LL starting at 7.30pm. We are looking for new members to join the Core Group.  Would you like to get involved? […]