The Parish of Newington is located in the Borough of Swale in North Kent. It lies astride Watling Street (A2) two miles east of Rainham and the same distance from Sittingbourne. The Parish has a population of 2,490 and 1,058 dwellings. As the largest village in the area it supports a public house, a few shops, a restaurant and a post office as well bus and train services.
Newington is a Cold Calling Controlled Zone.
NOTICE OF VACANCY
NOTICE is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the membership of Newington Parish Council.
Under the Local Government Act 1972, ten electors can petition for an election by writing to the Proper Officer at Swale Borough Council, Swale House, East Street, Sittingbourne, ME10 3HT within 14 working days of the date of this Notice.
If no petition is received within that time period, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-opting a person onto the Parish Council.
Persons wishing to be considered for this appointment should apply in writing to the Clerk to the Parish Council as soon as possible but no later than :-
WEDNESDAY 5 JULY 2017
Written applications should be made to the Clerk at the following address: –
14 Trapfield Close
Or email: email@example.com
Dated: 14 June 2017 Mrs Wendy Licence
Clerk to the Parish Council