Latest Updates


All significant updates to the site in the last few months will be referenced here so you can easily see what changes have been made since your last visit

 

21/01/18 News item added:
Bookings are now available for stalls at Matfield Village Fete on 7 July
 
15/01/18 News item added:
Matfield Post Office is re-opening on a part time basis in Matfield Village Hall from Wednesday 17 January
 
14/01/18 Parish Council Minutes published for the Council meeting in December
 
03/01/18 News item added:
Forthcoming events at Goudhurst and District U3A
 
30/12/17 Matfield WI page updated with programme for 2018
Brenchley & Matfield Horticultural Society page updated with programme for winter/spring 2018
 
10/12/17 Planned PC meeting dates in 2018 have now been published on the main Parish Council page
 
09/12/17 Diary page updated for December and January events
 
09/12/17 News item added:
~ The Parish Council Report for December 2017 has been published
~ Carols on the Green in Matfield on 18 December
~ Guidance on the risks of bird flu if you keep chickens, ducks, geese, etc.
 
08/12/17 Parish Council Minutes published for the Council meetings in November together with a programme and costings for Neighbourhood Development Plan work from two potential consultants
 
08/12/17 Brenchley and Matfield Local History Society is advertising its trips for next year.
 
01/12/17 News item added:
A further update on TWBC work on the new Local Plan
 
24/11/17 News item added:
The monthly report on ongoing Parish Council work This includes a detailed report on work to remove the water weeds in Matfield pond.
 
08/11/17 News item added:
New gates have been installed at the entrance to the Jack Verrall Memorial Garden in Brenchley
 
08/11/17 ~ Parish Council Minutes published for the planning meeting in October
~ A link to published material on Parish Councillors Disclosable Pecuniary Interests can now be found on the Parish Councillors page
 
22/10/17 Parish Council Minutes published for the full Council meeting in October
 
22/10/17 News item added:
Brenchley Parish Council has published a Strategic Statement on its goals and priorities
 
12/10/17 News item added:
Publication of a letter from the Brenchley Parish Council Chairman about development of a Neighbourhood Development Plan
 
12/10/17 ~ Parish Council Minutes published for the full Council meeting in September
~ Meeting Agenda published for the Council meeting on 17 October
 
15/09/17 The Council's Annual Financial Return for 2016/17 has now been approved by an external auditor, as required by legislation. The Return will be retained on the Council Documents page
 
11/09/17 News item added:
~ Tunbridge Wells Borough Council has clarified its current position with regard to the possibility of a new 'garden village' being built in the Borough (eg around the Kippings Cross area)
 
10/09/17 News item added:
~ A further update on TWBC work on the new Local Plan and the results of the recent 'Call for Sites' which now includes the article in the September issue of Roundabout magazine
 
07/09/17 Parish Council Minutes published for the full Council meeting in July
 
04/09/2017 Holiday accommodation added - The Clock Tower in Matfield; and places to visit added - Matfield House
 
18/08/17 News items added:
~ TWBC plans for the new Tunbridge Wells Civic Centre
 
19/07/17 Parish Council Minutes published for the full Council meeting in June
 
16/07/17 News item added:
Watch the video of Saturday's Matfield Fete - made by David Doré, an independent film producer from Tunbridge Wells.
 
26/06/17 ~ Brenchley Parish Council has approved a policy statement on planning and development within the Parish.