Water resources update

10 November 2017 We have now entered our critical recharge period (October to March) when we expect rainfall to reach the aquifers (porous rock where groundwater is stored) that we use to supply your water. Unfortunately, the amount of rain we received in October fell considerably short of what is usually expected and our water […]

Cllr Keith Morris elected Leader of Dover District Council

Cllr Keith Morris has been elected as the new Leader of Dover District Council.  A ward councillor for St Margaret’s-at-Cliffe, Cllr Morris was first elected to the Council in 2011 and has been a Cabinet Member since 2015.    Cllr Morris hails from Northumberland and began his working life in the army spending nine years […]

Resignation of Parish Councillor

This is to notify you that effective immediately Cllr C Pickaver has resigned from the Parish Council. This means that automatically a Casual Vacancy will be declared in the Coldred Ward of Shepherdswell with Coldred Parish Council. Colin Tearle. Parish Clerk

Thefts from motor vehicles

Kent Police is reminding people to keep their vehicles secure following a spate of thefts at various locations in the east of the county. There is typically an increase in vehicle crime during the summer months, which is partly due to people leaving windows or sunroofs open or forgetting to lock up. A number of […]