The Parish Office will be closed due to staff holidays on Thursday 16 June. The office will reopen at 9am on Friday 7 June.
We apologise for any inconvenience.
We have introduced some new floral baskets on the fence to the playground at Lower Green Rec in a joint initiative between Pembury Parish Council, the Pembury Community Coffee Shop and Pembury Primary School Gardening Club – we hope you like them? We plan to expand the number of planters in future if it proves successful.
The deadline for comments has been extended! TWBC will be determining the application at one of their planning committee meetings. We still do not know the date of the meeting but TWBC will accept comments up to this date. Once we have received notice of the meeting we will share the date!
Please let TWBC know your views about the application and the impact it will have on Pembury!
Hendy’s have submitted a planning application for 7 car dealerships on land adjacent to the Tesco site in Pembury. Access will be shared with Tesco traffic.
Please let TWBC know your views about the application!
The Parish Council have considered the planning application and OBJECT to the proposal on the following grounds:
The Parish Council’s full response can be downloaded here.
Following the recent uncontested election in Pembury, we currently have one vacancy for a Parish Councillor on Pembury Parish Council. The Parish Council has 2 committees:
It also has 3 Working Groups:
The committees and working groups are involved in all aspects of Pembury and the Parish Council including the Recreation Grounds, Sports Pitches, Litter & dog fouling projects, events, various green open spaces, consultee on planning applications, transport and highways and anything to do with Pembury!
If you can spare some time to help with projects, why not consider joining us! Give the Parish Office a call to find out more on 01892-823193 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’d like to give it a try, please complete an application form and post or email the Clerk for consideration by the Council.
Why not nominate your friends and neighbours to win this year’s Pride in Pembury Competition? We have some amazing garden displays in the village and it is wonderful to be able to share our appreciation for their efforts!
The categories this year are:
There are various ways to submit your nominations:
Following the recent nominations for Local Council elections in May 2019, we have been informed that 11 of the 13 seats have been filled. As there are less candidates than seats, the Parish Councillors will automatically be elected. The new council will run from 7 May 2019.
Pembury Parish Council owns and manages various areas around the village including:
The Parish Council is also a statutory consultee for all planning applications in the parish.
We also run various events such as the Fireworks, Picnic on the Green and Remembrance Day for the benefit of Pembury residents.