We’re looking for talented and imaginative young people aged 12 – 25 to raise awareness about the importance of UK native wild flowers and plants.

Our Grow For It 2017 funding is now open for applications! We’re looking for talented and imaginative young people aged 12 – 25 to raise awareness about the importance of UK native wild flowers and plants. With two funding options– Transform a Space and Get Creative there’s something for everyone. Young people can apply today… Read More »

Eat Cake for a Good Cause

Coffee Morning Saturday 21st January  Hever Village Hall 11 am to 2 pm Come and enjoy a real good cup of coffee or tea and delicious cakes from around Europe.  Take part in the raffle, we have great prizes and help us send assistance to Selvam’s family to help him on the road to recovery.… Read More »

The Voluntary and Community ‘Making It Happen’ Awards are back!

    Sevenoaks District Council is once again looking for unsung heroes as part of its annual Voluntary and Community Awards. Now in its third year, the ‘Making It Happen’ awards, work alongside community and voluntary organisations and look to recognise residents and organisations in the District which go the extra mile. This year the… Read More »

DEFRA announces £120 million support for rural communities

£120 million of funding will be made available to support farmers, grow businesses, and generate thousands of jobs in rural communities. Rural and farm businesses will soon be able to apply for the next round of the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth Programme, which will help new businesses get off the ground and… Read More »

Police and Crime Commissioner – budget plans

Dear Resident,   I am responsible, as Police and Crime Commissioner, for determining the overall budget for policing in the county and for setting the amount that Kent Police receives from the annual council tax. Policing is mainly funded in two ways; about two thirds come from grants we receive from the Home Office and… Read More »

Do you have any unwanted jars..please help Hever School

I’m hoping you may be able to help me with a request for any unwanted jars. I run a small group of Hever school parents, grandparents, careers and residents who make an ever increasing range of delicious homemade jams, chutneys and preserves from any donated local produce and sold through the school, and at various… Read More »

Country Eye Helping Keep the Rural Community in Kent Safe

Country Eye Helping Keep the Rural Community in Kent Safe Country Eye has launched a free App for people living and working in the rural community in Kent. The app records and disseminates information using a smart phone’s camera and GPS location settings. The app has been built to help Kent residents receive rural information… Read More »