News

101 the new national non-emergency Police

Residents in the Kent policing area should now call 101 to contact their local officer, make an enquiry and to report non-urgent crimes. The old non emergency number 01622 690690 is being phased out. For more information please visit http://www.police.uk/101.

Local Police are advising residents to be vigilant as there has been a spate of shed burglaries in Ditton village.

Also, local Crime Figures are now able to be accessed via website www.police.uk by residents.

 

 

ANNUAL PARISH MEETING

ANNUAL PARISH MEETING - MONDAY 27TH APRIL 2015

7.30PM THE DON CARMAN HALL, DITTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

All residents are welcome and if you wish to become more involved please see below:-

 

AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE VILLAGE

20TH ANNIVERSARY OF TWINNING OF DITTON WITH RANG DU FLIERS

This year is the 20th Anniversary of Ditton being twinned with Rang du Fliers in France.  There are several celebrations planned firstly with members of the Twinning Committee and Parish Council visiting Rang du Fliers for a celebration there over the weekend of 16th/17th May.  This will be followed by a return visit of the French coming to Ditton for celebrations and a Dance here on 31st October.  

If you would like to be involved or have more information, please contact the Parish Office.

 

ELECTIONS - 7TH MAY 2015

ON THURSDAY 7TH MAY 2015 ELECTIONS WILL BE HELD FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION, AND ALSO LOCALLY FOR TONBRIDGE AND MALLING BOROUGH COUNCIL AND DITTON PARISH COUNCIL (THERE WILL ONLY BE A PARISH COUNCIL ELECTION IF THERE ARE MORE CANDIDATES THAN THERE ARE PLACES).

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT EITHER THE PARISH OFFICE OR TONBRIDGE AND MALLING BOROUGH COUNCIL, ELECTORAL SERVICES (01732 844522).

Kilnbarn Entertainment

Forthcoming Entertainment:

SINGING DUO - BRICE & KNIGHT - SATURDAY 2ND MAY 2015

QUIZ NIGHTS USUALLY LAST SUNDAY ON MONTH - 8PM

TEAMS OF UP TO 8 PLUS MEAT RAFFLE ON THE NIGHT

 

PREMIERSHIP FOOTBALL - ALL TOP GAMES SHOWN ON SKY AND BT SPORTS - CHECK BOARD AT BAR ENTRANCE FOR FORTHCOMING GAMES.

 

 

 

        

 

 

 

TWINNING ANNIVERSARY, CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S EVE DANCES AT DITTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

SATURDAY 31ST OCTOBER 2015, 8PM - MIDNIGHT A SPECIAL TWINNING 20TH ANNIVERSARY/HALLOWEEN DANCE WILL BE HELD WITH MUSIC FROM THE PETER ELLIGATE SHOWBAND.  TICKETS SPECIAL PRICE OF £10.00 EACH

SATURDAY 19TH DECEMBER 2015, 8PM - MIDNIGHT - THE FANTASTIC TODD MILLER AND THE JOE LOSS ORCHESTRA ARE HERE AGAIN TO KICK START CHRISTMAS - DOORS OPEN 7.30PM.  TICKETS £17.00.

NEW YEARS EVE, 8.30PM - 12.30AM -  WITH THE PETER ELLIGATE SHOW BAND - JOIN THE PARTY FOR A GREAT NEW YEAR CELEBRATION - DOORS OPEN   8.00PM TICKETS £17.00

ALL TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE PARISH OFFICE.

Community Day - Sunday 28th June 2015

The Parish Council and St Peter’s Church once again are working together for the annual Ditton Community Day which will be held on Sunday 28th  June on the village green and school grounds. We begin with an open air  service on the green at 3-00pm.  In the school grounds there will be free cream teas for everyone. For the children a bouncy castle –roundabout – craft tables –face painting and lots more. Please come and join with us and celebrate what it means to be a Community living and working together.

PARISH TREE TAGGING

Parish Tree

The Parish's Tree Warden and Grounds Supervisor are currently undertaking a Tree Survey of all trees on Parish land. The targetted trees (those that overhang footpaths and areas where people are likely to walk underneath) will be tagged and monitored for maintenance purposes.