Suspected cannabis seized after vehicle stop in Sellindge Kent Police has seized a quantity of suspected cannabis following a proactive vehicle stop in Sellindge. Officers from the Shepway Community Policing Team requested the vehicle to stop while it was travelling on the A20 Hythe Road, close to the junction with Stock Lane and The Ridgeway. […]

Kent Police participating in drink and drug driving campaign

Motorists are being urged to drive safely during the festive period as part of a national campaign targeting those who take the real risk of driving whilst under the influence of alcohol or drugs.   Starting on 1 December officers from Kent Police will be out in force across the county, following an intelligence led […]

Kent Police Appeal

Assault victim in hospital after disturbance at Folkestone bar A disturbance at a bar in Folkestone has left a man with serious injuries and officers have arrested two men. The victim in his 40s remains in hospital after it was reported that on Saturday 8 December 2018 at around 11.20pm he was assaulted by two […]

Airfield And Otterpool Newtown Update

AIRFIELD AND OTTERPOOL NEWTOWN UPDATE   Lympne Parish Councillors met with Homes England, Folkestone, Hythe and District Council landowners representatives and representatives from Farrell and Arcadis Consultants on December 5th 2018 to discuss the future of the Airfield and to receive updates on planning. Homes England were advised of the strong feelings expressed by residents […]

Could You Be A Parish Councillor

LOCAL PARISH COUNCIL ELECTIONS 2019 Elections for local Parish Councils take place next year in May. I  Will post more information as it becomes available but, in the meantime, if you are interested in becoming a Parish Councillor and want to make a difference in your community please have a look at the following link. […]

Advice on how to shop on line Safely

With  the run up to Christmas many of you may be tempted to buy online in the next few days, please see below for advice on how to shop on line safely: How to shop online safely… Software updates Make sure you’ve installed the latest software & app updates. Criminals use weaknesses in software to […]

Consultation on Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty

This is to alert you to the opportunity to feed into a national review of National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs). When announcing the review Environment Secretary Michael Gove said: ‘For so many of us our love for nature is intrinsically linked with our protected landscapes, from holidays spent in National Parks […]