Category: New Ash Green Centre

  • Michael Fallon supporting local shops

    It was good to hear our MP acknowledging the vital role of local shops and businesses in the Budget debate: “Our constituents do, of course, benefit from the greater convenience and efficiency that digital retailers provide, but it cannot be right for our high streets, small shops and local businesses to bear all the pain…

  • Cabinet reviews progress with New Ash Green centre

    At yesterday’s Cabinet meeting of Sevenoaks District Council a report was presented outlining the recent attempts by the Council to secure essential work on the village centre in New Ash Green.  An Environmental Visual Audit of the area in March revealed a number of issues that need attention and these are being pursued with the…

  • New Ash Green Town Team

    The Town Team, chaired by Councillor Cameron Clark, is continuing to work with Sevenoaks District Council to put pressure on the landowners of New Ash Green village centre to make improvements and to bring forward regeneration plans. Meanwhile, to support the centre the Town Team is hoping to organise further events that will bring more…

  • Thank you for voting

    The results for yesterday’s elections for Sevenoaks District Council were declared at about 7:00pm this evening. Mary Bainbridge (Labour) 715 Cameron Clark (Conservative) 1,775 ELECTED Claire Pearsall (Conservative) 1,586 ELECTED Alan Pett (Conservative) 1,630 ELECTED Mark Skelton (Green) 646 Norah Skelton (Green) 602 Alan, Claire and Cameron would like to thank all those who voted…

  • New Kitchen for Youth and Community Centre

    County Councillor David Brazier opened the new Big Lottery Funded kitchen at New Ash Green Youth and Community Centre on Saturday 6 September.  David cut the tape and unveiled a plaque to celebrate the refurbishment into which he had contributed some of his own member’s grant funding.  The kitchen will be used by local organisations…

  • Defibrillator familiarisation meeting

    On  Monday 2 September, 22 New Ash Green residents gathered in the village hall to hear Steve Plater explain how the Sevenoaks District Seniors Action Forum had obtained funding for our defibrillator.  He demonstrated how it is used and gave others the chance to have a go (on a dummy!).  Not a great number of…

  • Defibrillator demonstration

    All are welcome to come to New Ash Green Village Hall on Tuesday 2 September at 7:00pm for a demonstration of how to use our new Public Access Defibrillator.  Steve Plater of St John Ambulance and Sevenoaks District Seniors Action Forum will lead a ‘hands-on’ session to help people to understand to benefits of the equipment.…

  • A defibrillator for New Ash Green

    Thanks to the initiative of Sevenoaks District Seniors Action Forum, money from the Big Lottery Fund, co-operation from New Ash Green Village Association and my drill and screwdriver, New Ash Green now has a Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) in the centre of the village. I installed it this week outside the entrance to the Village…

  • New Ash Green Post Office – the future

    The Post Office is consulting on a plan to change New Ash Green Post Office into a ‘local’ branch.

  • New Ash Green Town Team

    Conservative councillors for Ash and New Ash Green have been active in the Town Team that is trying to breathe new life into New Ash Green’s shopping centre. The Team also includes officers from Sevenoaks Council and representatives from the shops, Village Association, Parish Council and other interested people. Initial ideas include improving the planting…