Category: News from the Borough

  • Marsh Millions

    As part of the Ashford Borough Council Marketing Plan for this project, the first Ashford business will be profiled and with the owners permission, used as marketing. This would help not only to promote the project, but would also be invaluable to the launching of a new business idea Any interested parties, please contact me…

  • Marsh Millions

      There will be a meeting of Councillors in the relevant areas that can participate in this initiative on Friday 2 August in the Council chambers. The aim is to discuss how best to market the idea. The Marsh Million Business Loan Scheme is funded by Magnox, Kent County Council, Shepway District Council and Ashford…

  • Village “Handy Man ” Project

      There will be a meeting on Wednesday August 21st at 7pm in the¬†Baptist Church, Plain Road Smeeth¬†to discuss the Handy Man project.   The idea has come about after a number of residents expressed a wish to see this service re-instated. Originally, this service was operated in Aldington, and ended based on cost- as…

  • latest recycling news

      The last few sites in Saxon Shore – Bonnington, Bilsington, Ruckinge or Aldington – without bins should reveive them by friday – if not please get in touch. Anyone in Smeeth Brabourne, Brook , Hastingleigh – please let me know and I will pass on to William Howard , my colleague who looks after…

  • Recycling update

    Many many thanks to you all who contacted me with comments, info and complaints about missing bins and problems with the new system- thanks to you I think we have now finally got to a stage where everyone has their bins or bags.   Please do keep the feedbag going as the system will be…

  • Ashford Boroughs New Recycling System

    The new system has begun and I am very aware that some of you still do not have bins. I am doing all I can to get those still do not have bins provided with them as soon as possible As I write areas such as Giggers Green in Aldington are being delivered. I need…