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

THIS YEARS ANNUAL PARISH MEETING WILL TOOK PLACE ON MONDAY 25TH APRIL 2016 AT 7.30PM IN THE DON CARMAN HALL..  AS WELL AS THE STATUTORY BUSINESS OF PRESENTING ACCOUNTS AND REPORTS FROM THE COUNCIL, THERE WAS AN INFORMATIVE TALK FROM THE AIR AMBULANCE, COBDOWN HOCKEY CLUB AND NIGEL SAUNDERS (THE PARISH COUNCIL'S GROUNDS SUPERVISOR ABOUT BEING NOMINATED FOR THE NALC STAR COUNCIL AWARDS)  PLUS AWARDS WERE MADE TO LOCAL PEOPLE FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE VILLAGE.  

 

 

Kilnbarn Entertainment

Forthcoming Entertainment:

SAT 9TH APRIL - SKY BOX OFFICE - ANTHONY JOSHUA v CHARLES MARTIN

SAT 14TH MAY - ON THE RUN - SINGING DUO

 

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.

 

 

 

80s TRIBUTE NIGHT WITH SEAN DILLON, CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S EVE DANCES AT DITTON COMMUNITY CENTRE

FRIDAY 9TH DECEMBER 2016 - COME AND HAVE A PARTY NIGHT WITH  TRIBUTE TO THE 80'S NIGHT -  TICKETS SPECIAL PRICE OF £10.00 EACH

SATURDAY 17TH DECEMBER 2016, 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.

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.  

  

KILNBARN PLAYGROUND RE-OPENING ON FRIDAY 4TH APRIL AT 4PM

The Parish Council are delighted to invite all Ditton residents to the Re-Opening Ceremony of Kilnbarn Recreation Ground Playground on Friday 4th April at 4pm.  The playground will be re-opened by Cllr Yearsley ably assisted by the Welcoming Picture competition winners. 5 winners were chosen and their design ideas merged to create the design below which has been thermographically sealed onto the ground just inside the playground.  You may notice that the figures are dressed in one of the uniforms of the local Ditton Infant and Junior schools.

Community Day - Sunday 28th June 2015

The Parish Council and St Peter’s Church once again  workED together for the annual Ditton Community Day which waslheld 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.