Medway River Flood Management
11th December 2015
Newsletter from Helen Grant MP, Member of Parliament for Maidstone and The Weald
It is now almost two years since the floods of Christmas 2013 and in the wake of the dreadful flooding in Cumbria last weekend I thought it might be a good time to review our preparedness for future events here in the constituency of Maidstone & The Weald.
I am delivering this letter in hard copy to one randomly...
Battery Theft – 12 November 2015
16th November 2015
There were approx. 12-14 batteries stolen from a business unit in Pattenden Lane yesterday (12th Nov) between 1-2pm. Two males with baseball caps were seen to take the items. Vehicle believed to be a Fiat Doblo white van, perhaps someone did take down the number plate?
PCSO Marden & Yalding
Marden in Bloom – ‘Planting the Seed’!
13th November 2015
A group of residents have recently come together to form a ‘Marden in Bloom’ Group which has the endorsement of the Parish Council and whose aim is to enhance the appearance of the village
The Group's first step is to become a member of 'Britain in Bloom', an organisation set up by the Royal Horticultural Society who get involved in various projects such as caring for local parks and squares, hel...
Marden’s Big Musical Picnic 2015
18th May 2015
Marden ‘Big Musical Picnic’
As I am sure you are aware, every year Marden Village has a picnic in the park – on Marden’s Southons Field, which is a cross between a family fun day, a fete and last night of the proms!! Though naturally not in the Royal Albert Hall! It is a charity fundraiser for the Friends of Marden’s Heritage. We raise funds for the History Group and the Heritage Centre, please vi...
Road Closure: This Sunday
20th March 2015
When KCC plan to carry out the work and how long it will take:
This is to inform you that as part of the on-going maintenance and improvement of the highway network, Kent County Council will be carrying out patching repair work to the carriageway of
Maidstone Road and High Street, Marden between the junction of Pattenden Lane and 'Hartridge'.
Work is due to start on Sunday 22nd March 2015 and wil...