• This statement is to announce my intention to stand down as the Leader of Kent County Council.

    The Conservative Group will elect a new Group Leader at the Conservative Group AGM on 4th October.

    The new Leader […]

  • Following the cancellation of the show on 26 August 2019 due to hot weather, Guide Dogs Ashford will hold its annual Fun Dog Show on 8 September 2019 at Willesborough Windmill, Ashford TN24 0QG. There are both […]

  • South Eastern propose to change train times between Ashford and Canterbury and some London services. 
    These will result in one or two minutes off the journey time in most cases but disappointingly for many there […]

  • Here’s Scarlett talking to Phill Thorne on Radio Ashford 107.1fm yesterday about her fundraising for the guide dogs. Please have a listen.
    Thank you to everyone who has supported her including the admin of all the […]

  • Another new rider takes delivery of a moped to help get to work.
    Are you leaving school or college this summer?
    Will a moped help you get to your new college or job?

    Kent Wheels 2 Work is a charitable […]

  • The green bin is for recyclables.

    Black bags, food and nappies do not go in the green bin. Sensible people might think that is obvious, but a few lazy or not so sensible residents are causing a huge problem […]

  • Ashford has, since 2014, made its mark on the recycling process in Kent.

    For many a year our town had no direction, no policy and frankly no intent to be any part of recycling. Then the collective eyes opened […]

  • Council barricades field with giant concrete ‘Lego bricks’ to stop travellers from setting up camp  Daily Mail

    The leafy market town of Ashford, Kent, has put barricades around a field to stop travellers s […]

  • Hythe’s biggest food festival returns for its 4th year! Watch the Hythe Green transform into a gastronomic delight of artisan food stands!
    Bank Holiday Weekend // 24, 25, 26 August from 11am @ Hythe Green
    As ever, […]

  • High Court places West Kent and Ashford College into administration  FE Week

    West Kent and Ashford College has been put into education administration, making it the second college to fall under the insolvency r […]

  • Perhaps you run a local restaurant or you just want to tell others about your experience.Simply send us your story in as many or as few words as you wish. Don’t forget to send a picture of the venue or the food […]

  • Its a bit quieter this weekend, but still loads on for you to choose from in this fab town of ours..

    Will Whisson Sold on Soul Man Down Nic Bennett Hudson The Rockitmen The Hangover UK Sullivan & Kellam Heroes – […]

  • Admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Hope the weather doesn’t put a dampener on this weekends events.

  • Good to see something different coming to the town. We wish them every success in their new venture.

    Total Ashford

    Dansaki’s Founder and Director is Ms Funmi Aina, a talented chef and businesswoman who runs a […]

  • Ceilidh – Barn Dance – Live Music – Hothfield – Saturday September 7th
    Only 5 minutes from M20 J9.

    Live music from “Hot Rats”. Caller: John Sweeney

    7:30pm to 8.00pm: Fun Ceilidh Skillz Workshop

    8:00pm to 11:0 […]

  • Admin posted an update 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Are you looking for a new website? Talk to us https://warp-design.co.uk/business-starter-websites/

  • Come along to the Age UK Ashford Summer Fayre and help support your local Age UK. Open to all!

    Tombola, Raffle (fantastic prizes kindly donated by local companies – full list available prior to the event), Face […]

  • Check out this fantastic family recipe for a chocolate cake using courgettes. The recipe is from Macknade Fine Foods who are coming to Ashford soon.

  • LARGEST LINE UP OF STEAM IN KENT – Weald of Kent Steam Rally, Little Engeham Farm, Woodchurch, Kent. TN26 3QY 

    Over 50 full size steam engines taking part in arena events, steam ‘working area’ with thres […]

  • Admin posted an update 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Anybody else think that KCC contractors made a great job of Canterbury Road?

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