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  • Draft Local Plan (DLP) Regulation 18 Public Consultation

    Draft Local Plan (DLP) Regulation 18 Public Consultation

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    BPC would like all our parishioners to be aware that there is a Public Consultation open now on the Local Plan. The consultation is called &...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Nov 21
  • Remembrance Service at Bredgar War Memorial

    Remembrance Service at Bredgar War Memorial

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    The Remembrance Service at Bredgar War Memorial will take place as usual this year. Commencing at 10:45am with a procession from the church ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Nov 21
  • Bredgar - September Clean Litter Pick 2021

    Bredgar - September Clean Litter Pick 2021

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Following the success of our 2020 litter pick Bredgar Parish Council are running the event again this year. Last year we had tremendous supp...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Aug 21
  • Highsted Park Planning Applications

    Highsted Park Planning Applications

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Two separate planning applications have now been submitted for the scheme widely known as Highsted Park. The larger application base betwee...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Aug 21
  • Bredgar Parish Meeting on 10th March at 7:00pm

    Bredgar Parish Meeting on 10th March at 7:00pm

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Every parish in England must have a parish meeting under the law which is the Local Government Act 1972, s9(1). The annual parish meeting is...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Mar 21
  • Christmas tree installed at the pond

    Christmas tree installed at the pond

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have installed our usual Christmas Tree on 'Duck Island' at Bredgar Pond. A little earlier this year so that...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Dec 20
  • Remembrance Day 2020

    Remembrance Day 2020

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Regretfully, due to the COVID 19 lockdown currently in place, we have been unable to perform our annual Service of Remembrance at the war me...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Nov 20
  • Remembrance Sunday 2020

    Remembrance Sunday 2020

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions and requirements in England the usual events at the war memorial will not take place this year. On...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Oct 20
  • Bredgar September Clean - Litter Pick Success

    Bredgar September Clean - Litter Pick Success

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar successfully held our Bredgar September Clean - Litter Pick on the 27th September. Over 25 people volunteered their time and worked ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Sep 20
  • Bredgar September Clean - Litter Pick

    Bredgar September Clean - Litter Pick

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar is taking part in the Keep Britain Tidy's Great British September Clean. Our litter pick will be taking place on Sunday the 27th...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Sep 20
  • Save Water

    Save Water

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Teresa Hudson / Brian Clarke

    South East Water have requested that we all save water this summer. For more information see their website.

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Jun 20
  • Clap for our Carers

    Clap for our Carers

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke (Sian Davies)

    TOMORROW (Thursday) at 8pm Bredgar village will take part again in 'Clap for our Carers'; showing our on-going appreciation of our ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Apr 20
  • Coronavirus COVID-19 Update

    Coronavirus COVID-19 Update

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have received the following advice and links about Coronavirus. STAY AT HOME Only go outside for food, health re...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Mar 20
  • Bredgar Spring Clean

    Bredgar Spring Clean

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    UPDATE BREDGAR SPRING CLEAN HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS AND AS DECIDED BY THE KEEP BRITAIN TIDY NATIONAL CAMPAIGN. A new date...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Mar 20
  • Bredgar Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator Update

    Bredgar Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator Update

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar now has a new Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator. Stephen Parfitt has now formally taken over the role from Nigel Osmer. Bredgar Paris...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Dec 19
  • Recreation Ground Fencing Completed

    Recreation Ground Fencing Completed

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have completed replacement of the chestnut paling fence on the northern boundary and the wooden fencing at the entran...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Dec 19
  • Recreation Ground Trees

    Recreation Ground Trees

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Over the last few winters a couple of the Poplar trees in the field to the northern edge of the Recreation Ground have blown down and the Pa...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Sep 19
  • Bredgar Traffic Petition Presented to KCC

    Bredgar Traffic Petition Presented to KCC

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    The Bredgar Traffic Petition containing 160 signatures was today presented to Mr Matthew Balfour by Bredgar Parish Council Chair Penny Twait...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Jul 19
  • Launch of the new Bredgar Duck House

    Launch of the new Bredgar Duck House

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Following many concerns raised by villagers about the safety and sad loss of many ducks on Bredgar pond, Heather Spratt offered to construct...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Mar 19
  • Recreation Ground Fencing

    Recreation Ground Fencing

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have obtained £1,500 of funding from the Kent County Council Combined Member Grants Scheme for replacement of f...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Mar 19
  • Bredgar Parish Council and GDPR

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council are registered with the Information Commissioners Office as a Data Controller under the General Data Protection Regul...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Jul 18
  • Tree projects in Bredgar

    Tree projects in Bredgar

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have implemented a number of small projects recently aimed at keeping Bredgar village looking at its best. Last year...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Apr 18
  • Public Notice to Bredgar residents from Bredgar Parish Council

    Public Notice to Bredgar residents from Bredgar Parish Council

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    In response to the concerns of residents, Bredgar Parish Council have produced a plan for reduced speed limits through the village. The plan...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Jan 18
  • Development proposals South and East of Sittingbourne

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Bredgar Parish Council

    Parishioners will no doubt be aware that the first moves are being made in relation to a proposal for massive development South of Sittingbo...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Jan 18
  • Proposal to obtain costing for new speed limits in Bredgar

    Proposal to obtain costing for new speed limits in Bredgar

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have drawn up a draft speed limit proposal for Bredgar. The draft proposal reduces some existing speed limits and cre...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Nov 17
  • Stockbury Roundabout Plans and Consultation

    Stockbury Roundabout Plans and Consultation

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    The proposed redevelopment of Stockbury roundabout are available for public consultation.  Details can be found on the Highways England...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Sep 17
  • Ducklings on the pond

    Ducklings on the pond

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    A duck and drake have nested in my front garden this year. They have made use of our small ponds and generally made themselves at home. ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 15 Jul 17
  • New Button Family Memorial Bench

    New Button Family Memorial Bench

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Sue Tasker

    The memorial bench has been commissioned by the remaining two members of the Button family, Sue and Mike, who have so many great memories of...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Mar 17
  • Bags available for The Great British Spring Clean

    Bags available for The Great British Spring Clean

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar Parish Council have plastic bags available from the Post Office for any Bredgar parishioners who are going to take part in the Great...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Mar 17
  • Bredgar History Society 2017

    Bredgar History Society 2017

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Teresa Hudson

    Bredgar History Society have published the calendar of events for 2017.

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Feb 17
  • Traffic Petition - KCC Cabinet Member visits Bredgar

    Traffic Petition - KCC Cabinet Member visits Bredgar

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Mr Matthew Balfour the KCC Cabinet Member for Environment & Transport has made good on his promise to visit Bredgar and experience first...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Feb 17
  • Bredgar Farm Shop opening date is the 4th March

    Bredgar Farm Shop opening date is the 4th March

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    The new owners of Bredgar Farm Shop have announced the opening date of the 4th March. See their Bredgar Farm Shop Facebook page for more det...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Feb 17
  • Planting in Jubilee Gardens

    Planting in Jubilee Gardens

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Bredgar village purchased six oak trees in 2005 as part of the Battle of Trafalgar 200 year anniversary celebrations. One oak was planted in...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Jan 17
  • Bredgar Cemetery Water Butts

    Bredgar Cemetery Water Butts

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Recently a number of people have written to Bredgar Parish Council about a lack of water in the cemetery water butts during the summer, and ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Dec 16
  • Bredgar Traffic Petition and Speedwatch Update

    Bredgar Traffic Petition and Speedwatch Update

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    In August we reported that Bredgar parishioners were increasingly expressing their concerns about the safety of residents due to the speed o...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Dec 16
  • Bredgar Traffic Petition

    Bredgar Traffic Petition

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Bredgar Parish Council

    Stop Traffic Speeding Through Our Village Parishioners are increasingly expressing concerns about the safety of residents due to the speed ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Aug 16
  • Bredgar Pond Decking 2016

    Bredgar Pond Decking 2016

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Brian Clarke

    Late last year, just as Bredgar PC committed most of its reserves to purchase the recreation ground, we discovered that our pond decking nee...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 16
  • The Bredgar Die

    The Bredgar Die

    Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Article by: Bredgar Parish Council

    Visitors to the British Museums blockbuster “Celts” exhibition, which ran until January this year, might have been surprised to ...

    Bredgar Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Jun 16