Current planning applications being considered by Hollingbourne Parish Council.

A feature of the Hollingbourne village website is a monthly list of local planning applications being considered by Hollingbourne Parish Council. The list is supplied by Maidstone Borough Council who make the planning decisions. Hollingbourne Parish Council only advises on planning matters and can be overruled by Maidstone. The lists below does not include the […]

Report of the October 2019 Parish Council Meeting.

Following requests from local residents, Hollingbourne Parish Council has decided to publish draft and unapproved minutes of Parish Council Meetings as soon as possible after the Parish Council Meetings take place. The full and approved minutes will continue to be published on this website as soon as they are formally approved. IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – As […]

Report of All Saints’ Hollingbourne Parochial Church Council

The Parochial Church Council of All Saints’ Hollingbourne has supplied the following unapproved minutes for the Hollingbourne website. Future meetings will be reported on the website in due course. MINUTES for Hollingbourne Parochial Church Council Meeting on Wed 20th March , 2019, at 6.30 p.m. at THE CHURCH Chairman Revd. Paul Kite • Present Jo […]

Help the Heart of Kent Hospice by saving used postage stamps!

Postage stamps are becoming rare!! The hospice which serves Hollingbourne can use them to raise funds. The Aylesford based hospice can use them to raise funds Please save all you can and bring them to Jean Talboys. If you haven’t seen me about the village YOU MAY PUT THEM  IN THE BOX AT THE BACK […]

Vacancy for a Parish Councillor – Enquiries invited.

A vacancy exists for a Parish Councillor following the death of Councillor Alan Bennett in October 2019. Enquiries should be sent to the Parish Clerk. The Clerk’s contact details appear on this website. The Parish Council generally meets on the second Monday of each month with the exception of August at 7.30pm in the Cardwell […]

Fete Stall Bookings are now being taken!

Fete Stall Bookings are now being taken! The Hollingbourne Summer Fete and Exemption Dog Show is to be held on 10th June 2017 on the Lance Memorial Playing Field. The theme of the Fete is cartoon characters. Please see below for the Fete Stall Booking form which can be printed off this website. It also appears in […]

An offer to mend things!

An offer to mend things! Hollingbourne Parish Council has received the following message from The Repair Shop which is a BBC2 programme. Please Read More for further information. Dear Parish and Town councils of Kent I hope you don’t mind me getting in touch; My name is Ryan and I’m on the casting team at […]

Tickets going fast for the Pied Piper of Hamelin.

Tickets are going fast for the Hollingbourne annual pantomime of The Pied Piper of Hamelin that is to be performed in the Village Hall from 8th to 11th February. The show is the 39th annual production by the Hollingbourne Pantomime Group and it is written and directed by Peter Bonds. The Musical director is Phillip Reed. […]

Windmill Lane closing date deferred to 17th February 2017

The closing date for comments on the proposed development of 12 houses in the field to the west of Windmill Lane has been deferred again to 17th February. At the time of writing some 103 documents have been deposited with Maidstone Borough Council including objections from Hollingbourne Parish Council, the Village Hall Committee and local […]

KCC Consultation on freight and HGV parking

According to a recent survey every night there are around 658 mainly European HGV’s illegally parked on the sides of roads in Kent. This is a major issue for many communities and locally HGV’s are often parked under the M20 flyover on the A20 at the edge of Hollingbourne. Parking close to Junction 8 has […]