Where is the Village Hall?

The Village Hall is on Valley Road, Fawkham, postcode DA3 8NA. See a map The co-ordinates are (in degrees, decimal minutes): 51° 22.565′ N 0° 16.707′ E The Village Hall is adjacent to the CE Primary School. There is a car park off Valley Road in front of the Village Hall.

Parish Councillors – who are my parish councillors?

The parish council has three councillors and they are currently: Councillor Mike Pearsall, Chairman of the Parish Council Councillor Stephen Gray, also serves on the Brands Hatch Liaison Group Councillor James Hollands, also serves on the Village Hall Management Committee Councillor Duncan Harker, also serves on the Village Hall Management Committee Vacancy There is a vacancy […]

When are the rubbish collections for Fawkham?

Sevenoaks District Council domestic rubbish collection trucks come to the village on a Tuesday and on a Friday, it depends where you live in the village which day is your collection day. If there is a Bank or public holiday then they tend to come a day later. They do not collect glass, which you have to store and then take to a […]

How can I get elected onto the parish council?

There are two main ways of serving on the Parish Council. The first is to stand for election to the office of parish councillor. The parish council has five councillors and all posts fall vacant at scheduled elections, which take place on a fixed four-yearly cycle. The next scheduled election will take place on Thursday […]

What is the parish council’s role in planning applications?

The Parish Council is a “statutory consultee”. That means that the local planning authority (Sevenoaks District Council) must consult the Parish Council on planning applications within the parish. If the Parish Council makes an objection to a planning application, the Ward Councillors on the District Council have the right to insist that the application is […]

How can I contact the parish council?

Further contact details, including telephone numbers, can be found under the top item of the main website menu- “Parish Council > Councillors and Clerk” or here: http://www.fawkhampc.kentparishes.gov.uk/default.cfm?pid=1678

Can I advertise on the parish council website?

If you have a piece of news, or information, or an event that is specifically for, and of particular relevance to, the village of Fawkham then please contact the parish council clerk. Details can be found under ‘Contact Information’.

How do I report a pothole?

Phone number – 03000 419191 or on line at click here for Kent Highways fault reporting Kent Highways Services looks after most of the roads in Kent except motorways and some major A roads which are the responsibility of the Highways Agency who can be contacted on 03000 419191

Who are my local police officers?

The village of Fawkham is served by Kent Constabulary. Here is a link to their contact information: http://www.kent.police.uk/contact_us/contact_us.html Local police contact covering Fawkham is Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) Jane Wright and PCSO Peter Jones. To contact either please dial 101. Emergency – dial 999 if a crime is in progress, people are injured or offenders are […]