The only Poppy Appeal collections this year will be via School Packs so there will be no door to door, no ‘statics’ in shops, pubs, businesses and no Coffee Morning at The Anchor, Wingham. However, if you’d like to donate directly to the British Legion, or find out more about this year’s appeal, please visit […]

Community Officers out and about in Wingham Thurs 6 & Fri 7th August

PCSO Jacqui Brook and DDC Community Development Officer Elliott Allen have been out in the village delivering the Wingham Questionnaire (shown below) to residents asking you to help them understand your community needs.  Kerry, the Wingham PC Clerk, helped out too. They may not reach every Wingham household so if you haven’t received yours by […]

BE ACTIVE – FREE summer sport sessions for children with disabilities

Please see the flyer below for the BE ACTIVE summer sport sessions for children with disabilities in Thanet, Whitstable,  Dover, Herne Bay and Canterbury. These sessions are funded and therefore FREE for participants but the child/ren must have an EHCP to attend.

New War Memorial for Wingham?

The village currently has two war memorials which are located inside St Mary’s Church and at the burial ground off the B2046 Adisham Road. Those of you who regularly attend the annual Remembrance Parade will be aware that the parade congregates at the Royal British Legion (RBL) garden at the junction of North Court Road […]

Our Stour Project – Use water wisely in your garden

As part of the Our Stour project, the Kentish Stour Countryside Partnership have created a poster and handout regarding using water wisely in the garden. Water is a precious resource, one which many households take for granted. In the South East we have seen a dramatic increase in the number of houses being built and […]