Temporary road Closure – 23 July 2018

A228 / Pembury High Street – Temporary Road closure

KCC have informed us of a temporary road closure from the A228 into the High Street due to take place from 23 July for up to 3 weeks.

Temporary Prohibition of Eastbound Traffic, No Left & Right Turns – A228 Pembury Road/Pembury Northern By-Pass & High Street, Pembury – from 23 July 2018 for up to 3 weeks due to gas mains replacement works,

The closure will be:
A228 Pembury Road – No right turn into High Street

A228 Pembury Northern By-Pass – No left turn into High Street

High Street – Prohibit eastbound traffic between A228 Northern By-Pass and Woodsgate Way

The alternative route is via A228 Pembury Road, A21 Pembury By-Pass, Henwood Green Road and Hastings Road.


Parish Councillor Vacancy

Please call the Parish Office on 01892-823 193 to find out more about becoming a Parish Councillor and how you can make a difference to Pembury.

The Good Councillors Guide gives details of what is involved in being a Parish Councillor and introduces the work of local councils and the part you play as a councillor in the tier of local government closest to the people.

Please complete an application form and send it to the Clerk, Helen Munro, at the Parish Office, Lower Green Recreation Ground, Pembury, Kent TN2 4DZ or email a scanned copy to clerk@pemburyparishcouncil.gov.uk.


Picnic on the Green 7 July 2018

Put the date in your diary to come and join us for this free event on the Village Green!  Bring your blankets and picnics and listen to some great music supplied by The Dirty Nellies and More T Vicar!

Hosted by the inimitable Patrick Gillan – what will he be wearing this year?!

Visit our Facebook page or webpage for more details.

Scarecrow Competition Winners 2018

The 2018 Scarecrow competition was a huge success with lots of wonderful entries!

The winners of the Children’s category:

Beavers – The Bride and Groom











The winners of the Business category:

Wellgrove Farm (shown here with June Crowhurst)














Other Prizes awarded:

Pembury Cubs – Recycle Rob – 2nd place in the children’s category











Fish and Chip shop – 3rd Place in the Business category