Streetlight Consultation - Kent County Council

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Thu, 09/24/2015 - 13:51

From the KCC website:
Starting on Monday, 21 September, residents, businesses and communities are being asked for their views on whether they would prefer the current level of service provided by part-night lighting, or all-night lighting.
This is a 10-week consultation which will help inform a new street lighting policy.
Matthew Balfour, Kent County Council Cabinet Member for Environment and Transport, said: “Light emitting diodes are significantly more efficient than the existing lights.

Victorian Society photographic exhibition - Saving a Century

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Mon, 07/27/2015 - 08:56

The Victorian Society photographic exhibition Saving a Century, curated by noted architectural historian Gavin Stamp, will be on show, free of charge, at A W Pugin’s St Augustine’s Church, St Augustine’s Rd, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9PA, from 1 – 31 August, 10.00 - 4.00 daily.

Saving A Century Photographic Exhibition

Update from the Oval Chalet Preservation Community

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Wed, 07/08/2015 - 16:26

Please see the following request from the Oval Chalet Preservation Community (OCPC) concerning their urgent Petition to CCC about development of the 'Oval' former skating rink site at Reeves Beach.

The WS committee hope that many members will be strongly supportive of this cause and will be minded to sign and submit this petition as a matter of urgency.

A link to download the Petition document is at the end of the update.

Welcome to the Update Report of the Oval Chalet Preservation Community.

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Planning Application - Residential Development 400 homes north of old Thanet Way

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Thu, 06/18/2015 - 15:42

CCC Planning Dept have today published Devine Homes' outline planning application CA//15/01296 for their proposed housing development north of old Thanet Way (east of Duncan Down). The consultation period is until 17th July.

You may view details (some 96 documents) on the CCC website (Planning section): https://publicaccess.canterbury.gov.uk

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The Future for Kent's Libraries

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Mon, 05/11/2015 - 13:19

There will be a PUBLIC MEETING: ‘What future 4 Kent’s libraries?’ in Whitstable on FRIDAY 15th May (10.30am to 12 Noon).

It will be at St Peters Church in Sydenham Street and all Kent’s library users/supporters are invited.

Author & Library Campaigner, Alan Gibbons, will be the guest speaker. KCC Leader, Paul Carter, has been invited to send a representative. Free including tea/coffee.

Gorrell Ward Hustings hosted by Whitstable society

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:50

Hustings election meeting for Gorrell Ward (incl. the old Harbour Ward) at 6.30 PM on Friday 24th April at St Johns, the Methodist Church in Argyle Rd

(see Hustings 2015 for a list of Candidates.)

The Whitstable Society will host a ward hustings for Gorrell Ward at 6.30 PM on Friday 24th April at St Johns, the Methodist Church in Argyle Rd.

Gorrell Ward is the combination of most of the old Gorrell Ward and the now defunct Harbour Ward. This may be the first ever ward hustings in Whitstable.