Newington History Group meetings

Newington History Group The story of the poor people from the county whose passage was paid to help them emigrate to the colonies will be told at Newington History Group’s September meeting.  The details will be given by Helen Allinson, author of Farewell to Kent,  on Thursday, September 14, 7.30pm in the Methodist Hall, Church Lane […]

Temporary Overnight closures of A2 High Street, Newington on 23 and 24 August

Temporary Overnight closures of part of A2 High Street, Newington, near Sittingbourne are planned for 23 and 24 August. Closures are from 8.00 pm through until approximately 5.00 am each night and the A2 High Street will be closed between the junctions with Playstool Road and Callaways Lane. ~ There will be no direct access […]

Newington is a Cold Calling Controlled Zone

Newington is now a designated Cold Calling Controlled Zone.  The Parish Council, in conjunction with Neighbourhood Watch, has set up a Cold Calling Controlled Zone throughout the village.  Door step callers selling goods or services are now no longer welcome without prior arrangement and any trader calling unannouced will be monitored. Any resident receiving an […]