There will be scaffolding and 3 way lights set up on the morning of Weds 15 August at Canterbury Rd, Wingham and works will start after 9am that day.  These works are taking place for refurbishment to the old Red Lion pub. Lights are to be manually controlled from 7am until 6pm.

Funding Available for all Taxi Firms and Owner Operators

Kent County Council is liaising with licensing officers in each District/Borough to highlight the funding available to all taxi firms and owner operators. In an exciting development for businesses across Kent and Medway, the Low Carbon Across the South East (LoCASE) programme can now assist financially by offering match funded grants up to a value […]

Extreme hot weather. Is your river, lake or pond at risk?

We are experiencing an unprecedented number of fish kills across Kent, South London and East Sussex this summer. The extreme and prolonged hot and dry weather has reduced water and oxygen levels in our rivers, lakes and ponds. As water levels reduce and flows get slower, rivers, ponds and lakes start to warm up. These conditions reduce […]

DDC What’s On Update – 12.8.18

Learn about the fascinating wildlife and ecology of water at the Green Gang family event – Pond Dipping at Kearsney on Tuesday 14 August See our website for details  Events this week include… Tuesday 14 August: Drop-In Activities at Betteshanger Park (Fossil Hunting) Tuesday 14 August: Snap Tins & Sunshine – Walk the Miners Way […]

Friends of St. Mary’s Church, Wingham 100 Club

The August 2018 Grand draw for the 100 Club took place on the 13th August at The Strawberry Tea and the lucky winners were: Mrs Entwistle 1st Prize of £100 Mrs Coltham 2nd Prize of £75 Mrs Webb 3rd Prize of £25 Congratulations to you all. The next draw will be in September with the next […]

DDC What’s On Update 5.8.18

With live music, inflatables, local produce stalls and lots more – Dover’s Big Community Fun Day at Pencester Gardens – Saturday 11 – Sunday 12 August See our website for details  Events this week include… Monday 6 August: Really Wild Wooders Forest School (Summer Forest School) at Betteshanger Park for ages 4-11 years (book online) […]


Saturday 1 September 2018, 12.00 noon Red Lion Corner Garden Wingham residents are invited to come and watch the new Wingham village sign being unveiled on Saturday 1 September at 12.00 noon. The sign has been custom-designed and made by a small family business in Kent called Black Forge Art (  and will be installed […]