New editor for Hollingbourne website.

At this evening’s meeting of the Hollingbourne Parish Council it was agreed to appoint Eyhorne Street resident Maria Domican as Editor of this website in succession to John Cobbett who is leaving Hollingbourne after 35 years and who also resigned from the Parish Council this evening. The November Parish Council meeting in the Cardwell Pavilion […]

Work commences on refurbishing the Millennium Green.

Work commenced today on refurbishing the Millennium Green in Eyhorne Street which will be closed for about a week while the works proceed. Responsibility for the Green has recently been taken over by the Hollingbourne Parish Council after the dissolution of the Hollingbourne Millennium Green Trust. Please see below for some pictures of the work.

October 2019 Minutes.

The Minutes of the Hollingbourne Parish Council Meeting of Monday 14th October 2019 that were approved at the Parish Council Meeting held in the Cardwell Pavilion on Monday 11th November 2019. Minutes of the meeting of Hollingbourne Parish Council held on Monday 14th October 2019, in the Cardwell Pavilion, Hollingbourne, commencing at 7.30 pm. Present: […]

Hollingbourne marks Armistice Day with one minute’s silence at the Village War Memorial.

Over 100 Hollingbourne residents and children from Hollingbourne County Primary School gathered at Hollingbourne Village War Memorial at just before 11am this morning for a brief ceremony of remembrance for those from Hollingbourne died in both World Wars. The ceremony which included a one minute’s silence was led by Captain Graham Bibby of the Church […]

Come and join the Hollingbourne Village Litter Pick Up morning!

On Saturday 16th November the Hollingbourne Parish Council is organising a Litter Pick Up Morning which will start on Tanyard Green at 10.30am. All are welcome. Parish Councillor Andrea Marshall writes: Village Litter Pick Saturday 16th November 10.30 – 12.00 Meeting point – Tanyard Green Following the success of the village litter pick up morning […]

Hollingbourne’s new village shop now open for business!

Hollingbourne’s new village shop opened for business at 7am this morning in Eyhorne Street in the former premises occupied by Christopher’s Village Shop which closed in September. Martin and Julie Wood have completely transformed the interior of the shop which will trade seven days a week as Woods of Hollingbourne. As well as newspapers and […]

Hollingbourne Village Fireworks raises £700 for local causes.

Hollingbourne Parish Council has received the following message from Beccy Stroud about the Village Fireworks on 1st November on the Hollingbourne Meadows Trust land. Please Read More for further information. HOLLINGBOURNE VILLAGE FIREWORKS 2019 A huge, heartfelt ‘thank you’ to all of you lovely people who came out to support this event. As we had […]

Notice of Election for the Faversham and Mid Kent Parliamentary Constituency which includes Hollingbourne.

A General Election will be held on Thursday 12th December and the Hollingbourne Polling Station at the Cardwell Pavilion will be open from 7am to 10pm. Please Read More for the formal notice of the Election. As and when candidates come forward it is hoped that they will provide a 500 word article on local […]

Kent Police Rural Task Force Newsletter for November 2019.

Hollingbourne Parish Council has received the latest news letter from the Kent Police Rural Task Force which covers much of the local area including the North Downs where the NFU have long had concerns about the prevalence of crime and the lack of a regular police presence. Please Read More for further information. Just now […]