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  • Support local businesses in December

    Support local businesses in December

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Here at SPC we find it heartening to see so much support for local businesses from Speldhurst Parish residents, both out and about and on so...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Nov 20
  • Covid Secure training for businesses

    Covid Secure training for businesses

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    See details of free online training for businesses, which are available over the next few days.

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Nov 20
  • Post Office Phishing Scam Alert

    Post Office Phishing Scam Alert

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    The latest newsletter from KCC's Public Protection team includes important information about a phishing email currently doing the rounds...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 24 Nov 20
  • TWBC waste and recycling bins update

    TWBC waste and recycling bins update

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    TWBC will be collecting waste and recycling bins from 6am over the next few weeks (full update below). So don't forget to have your bins...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Nov 20
  • Teddy Mayor's Toy Appeal 2020

    Teddy Mayor's Toy Appeal 2020

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Please support this year's Teddy Mayor's Toy Appeal if you can - read more details here.

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Nov 20
  • Community Safety Newsletter

    Community Safety Newsletter

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    The latest Tunbridge Wells Safety Community Unit newsletter is available to read now. For those of you in the Parish who have recently repor...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Nov 20
  • Temporary Road Closure - Broad Lane, Fordcombe & Ashurst

    Temporary Road Closure - Broad Lane, Fordcombe & Ashurst

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have advised us that they will close Broad Lane, Fordcombe and Ashurst on 16th November for up to 5 days. The alternative route is Broad...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Nov 20
  • Langton Green Recreation Ground - play equipment update

    Langton Green Recreation Ground - play equipment update

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Following the latest lockdown restrictions, the children's playground at LGRG remains open, together with the Gyrospiral and Zipwire on ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Nov 20
  • Call for Covid-19 Vaccine Volunteers

    Call for Covid-19 Vaccine Volunteers

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    The National Institute for Health Research have asked us to pass on the following request for Covid-19 vaccine Volunteers: Volunteer to hel...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Nov 20
  • Free Workshops for Kent Businesses

    Free Workshops for Kent Businesses

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    We heard from the TWBC Economic Development Team today, about a series of FREE workshops for businesses run by Visit Kent Business.With an e...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Nov 20
  • SPC Autumn Newsletter - out now!

    SPC Autumn Newsletter - out now!

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    The SPC Autumn Newsletter is available to read on our website now. Highlights include Planning and Highways news, together with an introduct...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 3 Nov 20
  • Temporary Road Closure - Lower Green Road, Rusthall - 9th November for 3 days

    Temporary Road Closure - Lower Green Road, Rusthall - 9th November for 3 days

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Lower Green Road, Rusthall will be closed adjacent to house no. 131. The alternative route is Lower Green Road, Broomhill Road, Speldhurst R...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 2 Nov 20
  • Vacancy for a Councillor - Speldhurst Parish Council

    Vacancy for a Councillor - Speldhurst Parish Council

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    If you are interested in helping to improve and maintain quality of life in Speldhurst Parish, you might like to hear more about Speldhurst ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Oct 20
  • Kent Police Fraud Update

    Kent Police Fraud Update

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Kent Police have shared details of a new scam reported by Kent residents - see more info here.

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Oct 20
  • Read all about it - Speldhurst Parish in The Times

    Read all about it - Speldhurst Parish in The Times

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Did you see the piece on Speedwatch in The Times yesterday? If you didn't, read the article here to find out why Speldhurst Parish was m...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Oct 20
  • Doorstep Criminal Alert

    Doorstep Criminal Alert

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Several local residents reported worrying experiences with an aggressive doorstep cold-caller last week. This has now been flagged up by KCC...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Oct 20
  • Notice of a vacancy for a Parish Councillor

    Notice of a vacancy for a Parish Councillor

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Speldhurst Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Councillor - please see this notice of a vacancy for more details. If you are intereste...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Oct 20
  • Update - gas network upgrade, A264 Langton Road Tunbridge Wells

    Update - gas network upgrade, A264 Langton Road Tunbridge Wells

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    SGN have sent us a progress update on their gas network upgrade to the A264 Langton Road, Tunbridge Wells: Our engineers have progressed o...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Sep 20
  • Council Office opening hours and public meetings

    Council Office opening hours and public meetings

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    COUNCIL OFFICE CLOSURE While staff will combine home and office working for the next few months, it won’t be possible to drop in and ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Sep 20
  • Courier Fraud Alert

    Courier Fraud Alert

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau have received an increasing amount of calls reporting Courier Fraud which, they explain, is "whe...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Sep 20
  • Skate TW 2020

    Skate TW 2020

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    TWBC are now circulating details of the Skate TW ice rink at Calverley Grounds. Skate TW marks its tenth anniversary this year with special ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Sep 20
  • Your Views on Road Safety

    Your Views on Road Safety

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Matthew Scott, Kent Police and Crime Commissioner, would like your views on road safety in your area and has asked us to share his Road Safe...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 20
  • Notification of gas network upgrade on A264 Langton Road, Tunbridge Wells

    Notification of gas network upgrade on A264 Langton Road, Tunbridge Wells

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    We've just received notification from SGN that they have agreed a schedule of works with KCC, which will affect traffic flow on and arou...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Sep 20
  • Road Closure - Lower Green Road

    Road Closure - Lower Green Road

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Kent County Council has informed us that Lower Green Road, Rusthall is closed to through traffic, on or after 24th August 2020 for up to 3 d...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Aug 20
  • Emergency one-way order - High Street, Tunbridge Wells

    Emergency one-way order - High Street, Tunbridge Wells

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have advised us that it will be necessary to implement a one-way order on the High Street* in Tunbridge Wells from 18th August 2020 for ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Aug 20
  • Greg Clark Summer Surgeries in Speldhurst Parish

    Greg Clark Summer Surgeries in Speldhurst Parish

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Greg Clark will hold three outdoor surgeries in Speldhurst Parish on Friday 28th August. Times and Places 11.30-12.30 - opposite Speldhu...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Aug 20
  • National Highways & Transport Network - Public Satisfaction Surveys

    National Highways & Transport Network - Public Satisfaction Surveys

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Kent Highways have asked us to circulate details of their Highways and Transport public satisfaction survey. Road safety, congestion and pub...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Aug 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Broom Lane

    Urgent Road Closure - Broom Lane

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Kent County Council have informed us that Broom Lane, Speldhurst will be closed to through traffic, on or after 17th August 2020 for up to 2...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 17 Aug 20
  • School Buses from September 2020

    School Buses from September 2020

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have released the following statement about hired transport and local buses taking children to school in September. If your child is due...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 20
  • Langton Green Recreation Ground & Carpark Ownership & Maintenance

    Langton Green Recreation Ground & Carpark Ownership & Maintenance

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    As many of you will know, Langton Green Recreation Ground, including the Car Park, is owned and maintained by SPC. If you have any questions...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Jul 20
  • The latest Covid-19 scam in Kent

    The latest Covid-19 scam in Kent

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    A new scam targeting residents has been reported in Kent, with scammers claiming to be from a government backed scheme that offers free test...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Jul 20
  • Langton Green recreation ground play areas & gym equipment

    Langton Green recreation ground play areas & gym equipment

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    We have now made further progress in re-opening the play areas and gym equipment at Langton Green Recreation Ground. We have carried out a ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Jul 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Dornden Drive, Langton Green

    Urgent Road Closure - Dornden Drive, Langton Green

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have informed us that they have closed Dornden Drive, Langton Green from today, 6th July 2020, for up to 2 days.They will be carrying ou...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Jul 20
  • Temporary Road Closure - Franks Hollow Road, Bidborough & Speldhurst

    Temporary Road Closure - Franks Hollow Road, Bidborough & Speldhurst

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have advised that they will close Franks Hollow Road between Spring Lane and Abraham's on 6th July for 15 days. This is to enable BT...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jul 20
  • Update on play area at Langton Green Recreation Ground

    Update on play area at Langton Green Recreation Ground

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    While the Government has stated that playgrounds can re-open from 4th July, the play area and zip wire at Langton Green Recreation Ground wi...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 1 Jul 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Rusthall

    Urgent Road Closure - Rusthall

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have advised us that they have closed Rusthall Road, Rusthall in order to carry out urgent carriageway adjustments. The road will close...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Jun 20
  • KCC Loneliness Survey

    KCC Loneliness Survey

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have asked us to share their Speldhurst Parish Council   |  

  • Road Closure - Speldhurst Hill and Etherington Hill, Speldhurst

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Kent County Council have informed us there will be a road closure on Speldhurst Hill and Etherington Hill, Speldhurst, between the junction ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Jun 20
  • Be aware - more Coronavirus related scams in Kent

    Be aware - more Coronavirus related scams in Kent

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    With more Coronavirus related scams being reported throughout Kent, it's really important to stay informed about the often highly plausi...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Jun 20
  • Please take your rubbish home with you

    Please take your rubbish home with you

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Our Groundsman works hard to keep SPC land safe and tidy for residents to use. With the growing season upon us there is plenty for him to do...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Jun 20
  • Tunbridge Wells shop re-openings - info for shoppers

    Tunbridge Wells shop re-openings - info for shoppers

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    TWBC have published a booklet for retail businesses as they begin to re-open in Tunbridge Wells town centre. With guidance on social distanc...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Jun 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Lower Green Road

    Urgent Road Closure - Lower Green Road

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have informed us of an urgent road closure on Lower Green Road at the junction of Broomhill Road and Speldhurst Hill. The road will clos...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Jun 20
  • Community Safety Online Surgery - Friday 12th June

    Community Safety Online Surgery - Friday 12th June

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    A team of local Officers from Tunbridge Wells Community Safety Unit will be available online on Friday12th June to engage with local communi...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Jun 20
  • Cyber Security Advice

    Cyber Security Advice

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    The National Centre for Cyber Security has launched a campaign to help the public protect themselves from scammers that are attempting to us...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Jun 20
  • Are you interested in becoming a Parish Councillor?

    Are you interested in becoming a Parish Councillor?

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    If you are interested in helping to improve and maintain quality of life in Speldhurst Parish, you might like to hear more about Speldhurst ...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 27 May 20
  • Urgent Road Closure - Stockland Green Road

    Urgent Road Closure - Stockland Green Road

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have informed us that Stockland Green Road is closed from today (26th May) for up to 3 days. The alternative route is via Etherington Hi...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 26 May 20
  • Make your own mask instructions

    Make your own mask instructions

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    Many thanks to Langton Green Village Society, who have shared a step-by-step guide to making your own government approved mask. Follow the l...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 18 May 20
  • Waste & Recycling Centres to re-open for emergency waste only

    Waste & Recycling Centres to re-open for emergency waste only

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have informed us that Waste and Recycling Centres in Kent will re-open for emergency waste only from Friday 15th May. You will only be a...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 12 May 20
  • Vacancy for a Councillor - Speldhurst Parish Council

    Vacancy for a Councillor - Speldhurst Parish Council

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    A vacancy has occurred on the above Council caused by the resignation of Councillor Price A by-election will be held if, within 14 days (...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 5 May 20
  • Road Closure - Speldhurst Hill and Etherington Hill, Speldhurst

    Road Closure - Speldhurst Hill and Etherington Hill, Speldhurst

    Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Article by: Mr Chris May

    KCC have advised us of a road closure on Speldhurst and Etherington Hill, starting 5th May for 3 days. Works will take place between the jun...

    Speldhurst Parish Council   |  
    Posted: 4 May 20