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14 October 2019 - Drainage Works Ashcombe Lane
Drainage works are to be carried out on Ashcombe Lane, Kingston. These works start on Monday 28th October and continue for 5 days. The road will remain open with temporary traffic lights in place.
More information is available via our website:
14 October 2019 - South Downs National Park Trust Lottery
South Downs National Park Trust is launching the South Downs Lottery, it is a fun way to support the conservation and enhancement of South Downs National Park and have a chance to win up to £25,000. Visit www.southdownslottery.co.uk or call 01730-631632 for more information.
Our first draw will be taking place on the 23rd November and will be celebrated with a special additional prize of a £300 voucher from our friends and Best of Brighton (www.bestofbrighton.co.uk) towards a holiday cottage of your choice. This prize will be won by one of the ticket holders from our first draw!
11 October 2019 - Propsed Grant of Easement
KINGSTON PARISH COUNCIL
Local Government Act 1972 S 127
Proposed grant of easement adjacent to Saxondown Farm Kingston
Kingston Parish Council (the Council) proposes to grant an easement over land adjacent to Saxondown Farm Kingston which forms part of an open space.
A copy of the plan may be inspected at Kingston Community Pavilion by appointment, contact email@example.com and on the Council website here
If you wish to make representations concerning the proposed grant of an easement you must do so in writing no later than 7th November 2019.
Clerk to the Council
Kingston Community Pavilion
St Pancras Green
East Sussex BN7 3LN
Dated 11th October 2019
21 September 2019 - Kingston Housing Needs Survey
Please take part
Kingston Parish Council has commissioned Action in Rural Sussex to undertake a survey in order to better understand the nature and scale of housing needs in the parish.
We know anecdotally that residents are concerned about affordable housing and housing suitable for older people and those with additional needs but need more accurate information before the Council can consider any further action.
The survey is confidential and will be distributed in September/October. An independent analysis of the results will be provided in a report for the Council.
Contact Chris Moulder Vice Chair KPC if you have queries about the survey firstname.lastname@example.org
You can find out more about local and national housing initiatives at:
31 August 2019 - Planning Update
Here is Kingston Parish Council's latest planning update of applications currently under consideration.
Details of all planning applications can be found on the planning area of this website
07 July 2019 - East Sussex Parking Charges
On Monday 1 July East Sussex will be consulting residents, businesses and stakeholders on proposed changes to parking charges across East Sussex, the consultation will end on 11 August.
The consultation will be seeking views on the proposed permit charges for Eastbourne and Hastings permit holders to bring them in line with the current Lewes permit charges. We are also proposing to increase the on street parking charges.
RingGO will be sending text messages to all users that have parked in an on street parking space in the county between December 2018 and May 2019. The text message will consist of a short message and contain a link to the consultation hub.
There is a unique telephone number for this consultation: 01323 464102
The email address for this consultation is: email@example.com
07 July 2019 - Electric Blanket Testing
East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service have arranged Electric Blanket Testing sessions across East Sussex and Brighton & Hove for this Autumn.
The details for these events can be found on our website: www.esfrs.org/electric-blankets .
We are not able to collect electric blankets this year, however if people are unable to attend an event, perhaps they could ask a family member, friend, carer or neighbour if they are able to bring their electric blanket along to the event on their behalf.
29 May 2019 - Highways work Wellgreen Lane & Ashcombe Lane Sunday 16th June 2019
Information about upcoming works on Wellgreen Lane & Ashcombe Lane, Kingston can be found here
24 May 2019 - Planning Presentation at the Annual Parish Meeting
At the Annual Parish Meeting held on Friday 24 May 2019, Tony Wheeler, Planning lead for Kingston Parish Council, gave a presentation on planning with a review of the past year. A copy of the presentation can be found here
08 April 2019 - 2019 Election Results Kingston Parish Council
Formal Notice has been received from Lewes District Council Electoral Services that, at the close of nominations and withdrawals, the number of candidates has been less than or equal to the number of available seats and accordingly there will be an uncontested election (and those candidates are declared to be elected).
Accordingly, please find attached the Notice of Result of Uncontested Election declaring the persons remaining validly nominated and declared elected.
The current standing council will retire on the 7th May 2019.
The Annual Meeting of Kingston Parish Council to be held on Wednesday 15 May 2019 will see the newly elected council in post.