Anti-Bullying Week - Get Involved!

Anti-Bullying Week - Get Involved!

This week schools, colleges, parents, carers, children and young adults unite to say a big NO to bullying. Of course itís important to tackle bullying all year round! But this week is a special chance to draw everyoneís attention to bullying. So we can take individual and collective efforts to ma...

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GREEN BELT QUESTIONNAIRE

GREEN BELT QUESTIONNAIRE

Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council has published its next stage consultation (called 'The Way Forward') of its Local Plan 2011-2031 on Friday 30th September 2016.It proposes two very large new developments of about 1,000 houses each shown in ORANGE on the map below.One lies on the edge of King...

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Question by Trudy Dean regarding Impact of Traffic Generation on Local Plans and Planning Applications

Question by Trudy Dean regarding Impact of Traffic Generation on Local Plans and Planning Applications

Trudy Dean, Member for Malling Central and Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group at Kent County Council asked Matthew Balfour, Cabinet Member for Environment and Transport, the following question: "Would the Cabinet Member for Environment and Transport please say what the Government's current poli...

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KCC cuts costs but not the glossy brochures

KCC cuts costs but not the glossy brochures

KCC has spent £6,877.6 on just 200 copies of an 'Annual Strategic Statement' and an executive summary, 84 each of which were to go to County Members, the rest to 'key partners' and MPs. The cost, which equates to over £34 each, includes £3,430 for graphic design alone. The information was obtaine...

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UPDATE - Aylesford Newsprint

UPDATE - Aylesford Newsprint

The planning consultants for the Administrators of this site are intending to put in an outline planning application to Tonbridge and Malling Council during September. This follows two public exhibitions earlier in the year at Church Farm Hall, Larkfield. This is a "brown field site" shown on the...

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Government's "castrated" plan on childhood obesity is a national embarrassment

Government's

Norman Lamb's letter to The Times, 19th August 2016 Jeremy Hunt led the country up a hill by promising a "game-changing" response to what has been described by the chief medical officer as a "growing health catastrophe", but the government's "castrated" plan on childhood obesity is a national emb...

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Put Our Countryside First!

Put Our Countryside First!

The borough is proposing to allow Kings Hill to spread northwards on part of Broadwater Farm fields and orchards, plus a big new area off Hermitage Lane, including part of the eastern end of the East Malling Research Station. It also suggests the existing Green Belt be extended eastwards to the W...

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