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Notice of Uncontested Election

Published: 9 Apr 21

Notice of uncontested election of Town Councilors for New Romney Town ward of New Romney town Council on Thursday 6th May 2021 Read More...

A message of condolence from the Right Worshipful the Mayor of New Romney on the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.

Published: 9 Apr 21

The Right Worshipful Mayor of New Romney and Chairman of New Romney Town Council, Councillor Paul Thomas, has issued a message of condolence. Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 8 Apr 21

We have been informed that it will be necessary to close Caldecot Level Crossing, Lydd, Romney Marsh, currently planned for Sunday 2 May 2021 between 8.00 am and approximately 4.00 pm. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 7 Apr 21

We have been informed that it has been necessary to close Church Road, Warehorne from 1st April 2021 for up to 9 days Read More...

Temporary Overnight Road Closure

Published: 7 Apr 21

Overnight closures of sections of B2064 Cheriton Road and Cheriton High Street, Folkestone are planned from Thursday 29 April 2021, with estimated completion by the night of 17 May 2021, Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 6 Apr 21

Kent Police have received several reports in the Canterbury and Ashford area’s of persons being contacted by Fraudsters impersonating Police Officers from London and stating that they have arrested someone with payment cards in the victim’s name. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 6 Apr 21

We have received notification that it will be necessary to close Earls Avenue, Folkestone from 12th April 2021 for up to 7 days Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 6 Apr 21

It will be necessary to close Coolinge Road, Folkestone from 9th April 2021 for up to 3 days. Read More...

Annual Town Meeting

Published: 26 Mar 21

Notice of Annual Town Meeting on Wednesday 28th April 2021 commencing at 7.30pm Read More...

Community Easter Activity

Published: 26 Mar 21

Romney Marsh Community Church have put together an Easter Trail around New Romney and Littlestone for the community, between Sunday 28th March and Monday 5th April Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 26 Mar 21

UPDATE - Urgent Road Closure - Rectory Road, St Mary In The Marsh - THIS WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON 26th March 2021, for up to 2 days. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 23 Mar 21

Slight increase in local cases - keep following the rules! Read More...

Scam updates

Published: 23 Mar 21

Courier Fraud The Fraud Office are still seeing a number of offences each week and would like to remind people what to look out for and how to help protect family and friends from becoming victims. Read More...

Press Release

Published: 22 Mar 21

St Martins Field protection underway! Read More...

Notice of Election

Published: 19 Mar 21

Election of councillors to New Romney Town Council for the New Romney town ward. Read More...

BUSINESS LOCKDOWN SUPPORT SCHEME REOPENS.

Published: 15 Mar 21

A scheme to help support businesses through lockdown restrictions has been reopened by Folkestone & Hythe District Council. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 15 Mar 21

Hull Road, Lydd on Sea from 18th March 2021 for up to 6 days Read More...

Work to start on road creating jobs boost for Romney Marsh

Published: 15 Mar 21

A contractor has been appointed to build the new road which will pave the way for the creation of much-needed employment for the Romney Marsh area. Read More...

Latest Scams and frauds

Published: 15 Mar 21

Kent Fraud Alert System have sent advice for avoiding scams related to Census 2021, online hacking, COVID vaccine notification and Courier Fraud. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 15 Mar 21

Last week in New Romney, there were less than 3 confirmed cases, and it's also good to see that it is a similar story for even more of the areas surrounding us. However, we must still all keep following the lockdown rules. Read More...

Scam Updates

Published: 12 Mar 21

We heard this week of an incident where a council tenant sent some photos of the interior of their property to someone claiming to be carrying out repair work for the council. Read More...

Scam Updates

Published: 9 Mar 21

We have received notification of scams relating to scammers targeting employees with a voucher scam; HMRC impersonation scam; holiday fraud scams; and advice on Phishing emails. Read on for details. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 8 Mar 21

Last week in New Romney, there were less than 3 confirmed cases, and it's also good to see that it is a similar story for many of the areas surrounding us (source: https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/details/interactive-map). However, with schools returning today we cannot afford to drop our guard. Read More...

New Romney Country Fayre

Published: 8 Mar 21

The New Romney Country Fayre Committee have issued a statement to say that the are extremely sorry to announce that they have had to cancel the 2021 New Romney Country Fayre, scheduled for Saturday 31st July. Read More...

Affinity Water urges customers to get in touch for help with bills

Published: 8 Mar 21

Did you know that Affinity Water has a range of measures in place to help customers who may be struggling to pay their bill? Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 3 Mar 21

It will be necessary to close part of Orgarswick Avenue, Dymchurch, currently planned from Monday 22 March 2021, with estimated completion by 26 March 2021. Read More...

Urgent Speed Limit Reduction

Published: 3 Mar 21

UPDATE - NOW EXPECTED TOLAST FOR 2 DAYS. Urgent Speed Limit Reduction - Lydd Road, Old Romney - 3rd March 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Kent residents targeted by Royal Life Insurance Scam

Published: 3 Mar 21

A resident in Kent received a call from someone claiming to be from Royal Life Insurance. Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 1 Mar 21

We have received notification from the Kent Fraud Alert System of several frauds that have been seen recently. One involves a courier fraud; there are 2 different Royal Mail scams; and fake Covid-19 Grants. Read on for details. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 1 Mar 21

This weeks statistics remain the same as last week. Last week in New Romney, there were 3 confirmed cases which equates to 40.6 cases per 100,00 people. This shows that, although lower than the national average, there are still cases around and we cannot afford to drop our guard. Read More...

Another busy year for New Romney Town Council

Published: 25 Feb 21

If you still wonder what your Town Council does, here are just a few examples of what New Romney Town Council did for the benefit of local residents during the past year. Read More...

Precept 2021-22

Published: 25 Feb 21

New Romney Town Council has set it's Precept for 2021-22 at £361,000.00 which, in real terms, equates to a ZERO PERCENT increase on the average Band D Council Tax Bill. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 23 Feb 21

Weekly statistics show that New Romney has dropped well below the average numbers of case, but it is vital that we keep following the rules. Read More...

F&HDC Community Networking Forum 'Staying Connected'

Published: 22 Feb 21

If you are interested in this topic and/or looking to make links with other organisations and to find out what is going on locally, then please join them on Zoom for this Community Networking event. Read More...

Rotary Club of Romney Marsh Laptop Appeal

Published: 22 Feb 21

The Rotary Club of Romney Marsh have in the last few days launched an appeal to local people and businesses to ask them to donate any working laptops, tablets or desktops that they no longer need. These will help local schools provide support to their students struggling due to lack of suitable devices and access to the internet, initially during these challenging home learning times but also moving forward into more normal times when there will still be a need to help families with limited funds and no suitable devices or with too many family members fighting to share a single computer. Read More...

Kent residents targeted by Royal Mail delivery scam

Published: 18 Feb 21

We have received reports of residents in Kent being targeted by emails claiming to be from Royal Mail. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 18 Feb 21

Urgent Road Closure - Lane From High Street To A259 Rectory Lane Roundabout, Brookland - 22nd February 2021 for up to 3 nights Read More...

Covid vacccination scams

Published: 17 Feb 21

Fake emails and text messages are being circulated regarding COVID-19 vaccinations. Please read on to find out more. Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 17 Feb 21

We have been informed of a Council Tax Banding scam, a Microsoft phishing email, fraudsters impersonating the police, and romance scams. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure UPDATE

Published: 17 Feb 21

CANCELLED DUE TO THE RECENT ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS - TO BE RESCHEDULED. Urgent Road Closure - Washington Lane, Old Romney - 15th February 2021, for up to 2 days Read More...

People smuggling

Published: 15 Feb 21

Know or suspect that people smuggling is happening, but not sure what to look out for? Read More...

Domestic abuse is a crime and can affect anyone.

Published: 15 Feb 21

During this COVID-19 pandemic, limited contact with the outside world may make you or someone you know, feel unsafe but Kent Police specialist teams are still here to help 24/7, in the same way they always do. Kent Police will respond to your call and can arrest anyone committing offences against you. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 15 Feb 21

Very pleasing to see that New Romney has now moved into the green coloured level on the map, as the numbers of local cases are continuing to fall, thanks to each and every one of you who are continuing to follow the Lockdown rules. However, we must not get complacent if we are to prevent further spread of the virus, and we must all keep following the Lockdown regulations Read More...

Fly tipping in litter bins

Published: 15 Feb 21

DID YOU KNOW that putting any household rubbish in a public litter bin is classed as fly tipping, is illegal, and could end up getting you fined? Over the last few weeks, in New Romney, we have been seeing an increase in this happening, with bundles of clothes, household paper and cardboard, and even used cat litter, being disposed of in our public bins. Read More...

Notice of Vacancy in Office of Councillor

Published: 11 Feb 21

Notice id hereby given that, due to the resignation of John Ebrey-Cramp, a casual vacancy has arisen in the office of Councillor for the Town Council Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 10 Feb 21

It will be necessary to close part of Eastbridge Road, Dymchurch, currently planned from Monday 1 March 2021 with estimated completion by 21 May 2021. Read More...

Press Release Precept 2021-22

Published: 9 Feb 21

New Romney Town Council can confirm that it has set it's Precept for 2021-22 at £361,000. Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 5 Feb 21

It's really pleasing to see that the numbers of local cases are falling in our area now, thanks to each and every one of you who are continuing to follow the Lockdown rules. However, we cannot afford to let it slip if we want to get back to some sort of normality, and prevent further spread of the virus. We must all keep following the Lockdown regulations, however hard we are finding it. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 5 Feb 21

Urgent Road Closure - Tillery Lane, Brenzett - 8th February 2021 Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 4 Feb 21

It will be necessary to close part of Bleak Road, Lydd, currently planned from Monday 15 February 2021 for an estimated period of up to 2 weeks. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 3 Feb 21

Emergency Road Closure - Grove Lane, Brenzett - 3rd February 2021 Read More...

Romney Marsh Community Hub Press release 26th January 2021

Published: 2 Feb 21

Marsh Community Support Hub has just announced that it will be working with Kent County Council to provide transport for those who have no other way of getting to Lydd Airport - Marsh Community Support Hub Press release 26th January 2021 Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 1 Feb 21

Information on Investment Scams and how to avoid them; vaccine scams; and a resurgence of HMRC scams Read More...

Weekly Local Covid-19 Update

Published: 29 Jan 21

Although cases seem to be on the decrease in some of the surrounding areas, numbers in New Romney actually increased on the previous week, and are still above the national average. Read More...

Covid vaccination scams alert

Published: 28 Jan 21

We have been alerted to a steady rise in the number of Covid vaccine scam attempts. Please stay vigilant. Read More...

Urgent Speed Limit Reduction notification

Published: 27 Jan 21

Urgent Speed Limit Reduction Lydd Road, Old Romney, to 30mph - 29th January for up to 3 days Read More...

Romney Marsh Resident Targeted By Age Concern Scam

Published: 26 Jan 21

A resident in Romney Marsh was contacted by fraudsters claiming to be from Age Concern. Read More...

URGENT MESSAGE FOR THE POPULATION OF ROMNEY MARSH

Published: 22 Jan 21

Message from the Romney Marsh Vaccination Centre. Further delivery of vaccinations. Read More...

LOCAL COVID-19 UPDATE

Published: 22 Jan 21

Infection rates appear to be reducing slightly but it is vital to keep following the Lockdown rules. Read More...

Temporary Overnight Road Closure

Published: 21 Jan 21

Coldharbour Lane Level Crossing, Old Romney – 11 February 2021 Read More...

URGENT UPDATES RE: COVID-19 VACCINATION PROGRAMME

Published: 20 Jan 21

Currently no transport available from the main road to the Airport Terminal due to technical difficulties. Click for details. Read More...

Covid-19 Vaccination Programme for Romney Marsh

Published: 18 Jan 21

The first step in this programme is the establishment of a vaccination centre at Lydd Airport, which will begin delivery of the vaccine to the over 80s on Wednesday 20th January. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 18 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - Midley Wall, Old Romney - 22nd January Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 18 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - From St Marys Road To Newchurch Lane, Newchurch - 25th January 2021 Read More...

Kent Businesses Targeted By HMRC Phishing Scam

Published: 15 Jan 21

Reports of Kent businesses targeted by an email phishing scam. They claim to be about the third grant for the Self-Employment Support Scheme from HMRC. Read More...

Local COVID update - still high rate

Published: 14 Jan 21

The New Romney area remains a high area of infection in Kent, and we must all play our part in trying to stop it spreading. Read More...

Temporary Suspension of High Street parking

Published: 11 Jan 21

Some areas of the New Romney High Street will be unavailable for parking on 12th January for 10 days. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 7 Jan 21

It will be necessary to close St Marys Road, Newchurch from 6th January 2021 for up to 7 days. Read More...

Follow the Lockdown Rules

Published: 6 Jan 21

Keep following the Lockdown rules to keep protecting yourselves, your families, your community and the NHS Read More...

Urgent Speed Limit Reduction notification - updated

Published: 6 Jan 21

Urgent Speed Limit Reduction - Dymchurch Road, New Romney - 8th January 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 6 Jan 21

Urgent Road Closure - Burmarsh Road, Dymchurch - 8th January 2021 (Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 4 Jan 21

Jefferstone Lane, St Marys Bays - 22nd December 2020 (Folkestone & Hythe), for up to 15 days. Read More...

Temporary Daytime Road Closures

Published: 4 Jan 21

Clubb Lane, Brookland, Romney Marsh – 20-22 January 2021 Read More...

Mental Health Support in Kent

Published: 4 Jan 21

Are you feeling distressed, overwhelmed, or that things are too much for you? Don’t know where to turn to get mental health support? Then read on. Read More...

Follow the Tier 4 Rules

Published: 22 Dec 20

We are now in Tier 4. See what this means for you. Read More...

Community Hub opening times

Published: 22 Dec 20

Romney Marsh Community Support Hub opening and closure times for the festive period. Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 22 Dec 20

Temporary Road Closure – Burmarsh Road, Dymchurch – 11-13 January 2021 Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 22 Dec 20

Temporary Road Closure – Ashford Road, Ivychurch, Romney Marsh – 11-12 January 2021 Read More...

Keep following the Tier 3 rules to protect yourselves, your families and your Community

Published: 18 Dec 20

Once again, cases of Covid-19 are rising in the New Romney area, and we must all play our part in trying to stop it spreading. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 18 Dec 20

It will be necessary to close Burmarsh Road, Dymchurch from 22nd December 2020 for up to 2 days. Read More...

National Census March 2021

Published: 18 Dec 20

The Census in March 2021 will be largely online this year. Read on for details of help available. Read More...

Latest Scams and frauds

Published: 15 Dec 20

Details from Kent Fraud Alert System of scams involving fake COVID-19 Vaccination calls, DPD phishing email, DVLA phishing scam, and online shopping fraud. Read More...

Kent urged to keep warm and well.

Published: 9 Dec 20

A level two cold weather alert is in place by the Met Office so please take simple steps to support vulnerable people who have health issues that increase their risk of harm Read More...

Rotary Club of Romney Marsh Santa's sleigh - update

Published: 8 Dec 20

Santa is really sorry, but he has to keep his distance this year and so won't be able to come and see you on the streets where you live before the Christmas holidays. Please read on for details of how to support the fund raising this year, and also to see the special video message that he has recorded for New Romney residents. Read More...

Christmas and New Year contact details

Published: 8 Dec 20

New Romney Town Council offices will be closed from Thursday 24th December 2020 to Friday 1st January 2021, inclusive. Read on for Emergency contact details. Read More...

Rising cases of Covid-19

Published: 3 Dec 20

Cases of COVID-19 are rising in the New Romney area, and we must all play our part in trying to stop it spreading. Read More...

Police appeal after incident

Published: 2 Dec 20

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a vehicle failed to stop at the scene of a collision in New Romney. Read More...

Latest Scams and frauds

Published: 1 Dec 20

We have received information from Kent Fraud Alert System of many different scams happening at this current time. Read More...

Scam updates

Published: 1 Dec 20

Kent Fraud Alert System have notified us of more scams and frauds. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 1 Dec 20

Urgent road closure Burmarsh Road, Dymchurch - 9th December 2020, for up to 2 days. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 26 Nov 20

Sussex Road, New Romney - 26th November 2020 for up to 7 days. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 24 Nov 20

Emergency Road Closure - Queens Way, Lydd, from 30th November, for up to 21 days. Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 24 Nov 20

Temporary Road Closure - Hook Wall, Brookland, Romney Marsh - 14 - 18 December 2020 Read More...

Royal Mail Scam

Published: 23 Nov 20

We have received reports of a phishing email purporting to be from Royal Mail, currently circulating in the UK and being received by Kent residents. Read More...

The Big Community Christmas

Published: 23 Nov 20

In a year like no other, our community are continuing to join together to support anyone needing a hand during this Christmas period. Read More...

'The Big Community Christmas' - Toy Appeal 2020

Published: 19 Nov 20

The toy appeal which The Salvation Army has run in previous years, is being extended into a wider, more general appeal. Read on for further details on donation and beneficiaries. Read More...

Knock and Check - you can make a difference this winter!

Published: 18 Nov 20

This winter we are backing @Kent Community Foundation’s Surviving Winter Campaign “Knock and Check”. Read More...

Press Release

Published: 17 Nov 20

NEW ROMNEY TOWN COUNCIL is to install measures, costing around £30,000, to protect the public recreation area of St Martin’s Field, in New Romney, from unauthorised vehicular access and incidents of anti-social behaviour. Read More...

Press Release

Published: 12 Nov 20

New Romney Town Council Open Statement re Grievance Read More...

Community Hub Support

Published: 10 Nov 20

For details of continuing local Community Hub support, during the coronavirus pandemic please see our COVID-19 Info pages. Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 10 Nov 20

Details of HMRC text message scam, and PayPal phishing emails. Read More...

National restrictions now in force.

Published: 5 Nov 20

From today, national coronavirus restrictions are in force in England. Read More...

Mental Health Support

Published: 5 Nov 20

Are you experiencing a mental health crisis and need immediate support? The Folkestone Haven will remain open throughout the second lockdown as an essential service. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 3 Nov 20

It will be necessary to close Dunes Road, Greatstone from 30th October 2020 for up to 7 days. Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 3 Nov 20

Following an increase in courier fraud offences this week, the Kent Fraud Alert System has issued a press release. Read More...

Remembrance in New Romney 2020

Published: 3 Nov 20

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, all local organised Acts of Remembrance are unable to take place. See what we are doing instead. Read More...

Scam Updates

Published: 27 Oct 20

Details from Kent Fraud Alert System of phishing email impersonating HM Courts and Tribunals, issuing a fake penalty notice. Read More...

Have your say!

Published: 26 Oct 20

The Kent PCC wants to hear your views on business crime. Read More...

Latest Fraud Scam

Published: 26 Oct 20

Details from Kent Fraud Alert System of telephone scams, where fraudsters impersonate internet providers. Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 20 Oct 20

Temporary road closure - Lower Wall Road, West Hythe - 9 - 21 November 2020 Read More...

Be alert to doorsetp criminals!

Published: 16 Oct 20

Details of a cold-calling scam by people claiming to be part of an ex-offenders scheme and trying to sell household items. Read More...

Latest Fraud Scams

Published: 16 Oct 20

Details from Kent Fraud Alert System of telephone scams, where fraudsters impersonate police. Read More...

Latest Scam Alerts from Kent Police

Published: 16 Oct 20

Details of HSBC and Halifax scam texts; an Amazon phishing scam; and Romance/Dating scams. Read More...

Scam Alerts from Kent Police

Published: 14 Oct 20

Details of Scams involving impersonation of banks and police by couriers. Read More...

Fraud Alert from National Fraud Intelligence Bureau

Published: 14 Oct 20

Fraudsters are targeting job seekers with a recruitment scam. Read More...

Folkestone and Hythe Over Fifties Forum

Published: 14 Oct 20

The Folkestone and Hythe Over Fifties Forum are holding their very first forum meeting on Wednesday 21st October 2020 at 11am online, via Microsoft Teams, and all over 50's are invited Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 12 Oct 20

We have been notified of a temporary road closure, for repairs, of the un-named road from St Mary's Road to Newchurch Lane, Newchurch, from Monday 26th October until estimated 6th November 2020. Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 22 Sep 20

Temporary overnight road closure - Tillery Lane level crossing, Brookland, Romney Marsh - Wednesday 7 October, 2020, from 11.00pm through to approx 5.30am Read More...

Residential and Nursing Care Survey

Published: 22 Sep 20

KCC would like your assistance to complete a survey looking at what people in Kent would like from residential and nursing care in the future. Read More...

Road Safety

Published: 16 Sep 20

Matthew Scott, Kent PCC, would like your views on road safety in your area. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 15 Sep 20

Emergency Road Closure - Church Lane, New Romney - Allotments entrance to the dead end - 21st September 2020, between 09.00 - 16.00 hrs for up to 7 days. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 15 Sep 20

Emergency Road Closure - Orgaswick Avenue, Dymchurch (outside number 18) - Tuesday 15th September, for up to 1 day. Read More...

Latetst Scam Alerts from Kent Police

Published: 9 Sep 20

Details of scams, rogue traders and Phishing emails recently seen in Kent Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 4 Sep 20

Emergency Road Closure - Eastbridge Road, Dymchurch - 2nd September 2020, 08.00 to 16.00 daily, for up to 7 days. Read More...

Emergency Road Closure

Published: 1 Sep 20

Emergency Road Closure - Boarmans Lane, Brookland - 26th August 2020 , for up to 8 days.(Folkestone & Hythe) Read More...

Temporary Assistant Caretaker required

Published: 27 Aug 20

New Romney Town Council requires a Temporary Assistant Caretaker for a 6 month contract. Read More...

Instagram Fraud notification

Published: 13 Aug 20

Investment fraud: Money flipping fraudsters target vulnerable Instagram users. Read More...

Kent Police statement

Published: 11 Aug 20

Public reminded to act responsibly after large gathering in Greatstone. Read More...

Kent scam updates

Published: 11 Aug 20

Kent Police have issued details of the latest scams and frauds operating in Kent. Read More...

Urgent police alert

Published: 11 Aug 20

Deception burglary in Roberts Road, Greatstone Read More...

VJ Day 75 commemorations Saturday 15th August

Published: 10 Aug 20

New Romney Town Council and Royal British Legion New Romney Branch are joining together to present a 'virtual' commemoration for the 75th Anniversary of VJ Day Read More...

Unlawful encampment on St Martins Field

Published: 8 Aug 20

New Romney Town Council is aware that an unlawful encampment has today been set up on St. Martin's Field. The Town Council has reported this matter to the relevant authorities. Read More...

Police seeking information

Published: 7 Aug 20

Two computer-generated images of people have been released by Kent Police as part of an investigation into an assault near New Romney. Read More...

End of year finances

Published: 6 Aug 20

Our end of year financial documents have now been published on the financial pages. Read More...

Bank scam

Published: 6 Aug 20

Fraudulent text message received from 'Lloyds Bank' Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 4 Aug 20

Overnight road closure of A259 Cheriton Road, Folkestone on 6th August, 2020, from 22.00 hours until approx 06.00 hours Read More...

New Kent Frauds

Published: 4 Aug 20

Kent County Council Public Protection department have alerted us to several new frauds that are circulation in Kent. Read More...

JAM on the Marsh 2020

Published: 4 Aug 20

JAM on the Marsh is going virtual this year, and will take place 6th -15th August. Read More...

Public satisfaction survey on highways and transport services

Published: 4 Aug 20

Kent County Council are asking residents to assist them by taking part in the National Highways and Transport Network Public Satisfaction Survey on highways and transport services. Read More...

Latest Fraud Scams

Published: 13 Jul 20

Notification from Kent Fraud Alert System, regarding 4 new scams. Read More...

Civic posts 2020-2021

Published: 13 Jul 20

At the Town Council meeting held on 8th July 2020, it was confirmed that the current Mayor of New Romney, Councillor Paul Thomas, and the current Deputy Mayor of New Romney, Councillor Pip Metcalfe would remain in post until the next Annual Meeting of the Town Council in May 2021 Read More...

KCC Public Health Media Satatement

Published: 13 Jul 20

KCC Director of Public Health has issued a statement in response to national media reports re Ashford and Folkestone Read More...

Playground on The Greens, Littlestone is now OPEN!

Published: 10 Jul 20

We are pleased to announce that the playground is now open, and that the Outdoor Gym will re-open on Saturday 11th July 2020 Read More...

Fairfield Road Recreation area OPEN!

Published: 9 Jul 20

We are pleased to announce that the recreation area in Fairfield Road is now OPEN! Our staff have worked hard to make it a safe place to be. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure - Sussex Road, New Romney

Published: 7 Jul 20

Notification of urgent road closure of Sussex Road, New Romney, on 15th July for up to 3 days. Read More...

New Romney Country Fayre is Going Virtual!

Published: 7 Jul 20

Everyone on the organising committee feels very sad, but they've come up with an idea to keep the spirit of the event alive. So this year the Fayre is going virtual and they need your help to make it a success, on Saturday 25th July! Read More...

Latest from Kent Police Fraud Office

Published: 6 Jul 20

We have received information regarding further scams that are circulating currently. Read More...

Preparations for re-opening of outdoor play and leisure facilities

Published: 3 Jul 20

New Romney Town Council would like to explain what it is doing, in response to Covid-19, to provide a safe environment for users of its outdoor play and leisure facilities, so that these areas are able to re-open as soon as possible. Read More...

Public urged to be responsible as pubs reopen in Kent

Published: 3 Jul 20

Kent Police have released a message to the public in anticipation of pubs, bars and restaurants reopening on 4th July Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 2 Jul 20

Urgent road closure 1st and 2nd July 2020 - King Street, Brookland Read More...

Dog theft

Published: 2 Jul 20

We have received the following warning from the Neighbourhood Watch police liaison officer, regarding an increased theft of dogs. Read More...

Folkestone and Hythe virtual local engagement meeting

Published: 2 Jul 20

The next virtual local engagement meeting for all Folkestone and Hythe residents will take place on Thursday evening, July 2nd. Read More...

No place for unlicensed music events in Kent

Published: 1 Jul 20

With festivals, nightclubs and concerts still either closed or banned due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Kent Police is warning people not to break the law by holding their own unlicensed music events this summer. Read More...

Urgent Road Closure

Published: 26 Jun 20

Details of urgent road closure - High Street, Dymchurch - 29th June 2020 for up to 4 nights. Read More...

Covid 19 update for New Romney Town Hall

Published: 26 Jun 20

Preparations for re-opening of New Romney Town Hall to the public Read More...

Full Council Meeting

Published: 24 Jun 20

Postponement of Full Council meeting due to have taken place Wed 24th June 2020 Read More...

Re-opening our High Streets safely - Business Toolkit

Published: 17 Jun 20

To support the re-opening of our high streets Folkestone & Hythe District Council have developed a business toolkit. Read More...

Scam Updates

Published: 16 Jun 20

We have been alerted by the police to 4 new scams that are currently circulating. Read More...

Press Release

Published: 28 May 20

Greatstone's controversial Coast Drive car park planning application stopped in it's tracks. Read More...

Press Release 28th May 2020

Published: 28 May 20

New Romney's proposed New Community Hall and Sports Pavilion receives Planning Consent Read More...

Community Hall and Sports Pavilion Project Update

Published: 21 May 20

This project reaches a pivotal point as the planning application is set to be considered by the District Council Planning Committee. Read More...

Funding Information for Community Groups and Charities

Published: 21 May 20

Are you a community group or charity looking for help with funding? Do you need funding to support vulnerable children? Read More...

Scam Updates

Published: 20 May 20

We have received information regarding further scams that are circulating currently. Read More...

Free App for Carers

Published: 20 May 20

Do you provide care for somebody living in Kent and Medway? Read More...

Telephone Scams

Published: 6 Apr 20

Handy little guide from the Met Police regarding telephone scams Read More...

Monthly PCSO Surgery

Published: 6 Apr 20

As the Town Hall is currently closed, the monthly PCSO surgeries are now suspended. Read More...

Monthly MP Surgery

Published: 1 Apr 20

MP Damian Collins will now be conducting his monthly surgery via telephone Read More...

Town Hall Closed

Published: 23 Mar 20

The Town Hall is now CLOSED to the public until further notice Read More...

Coronavirus Advice

Published: 20 Mar 20

the global outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) is fast moving and changing daily Read More...

New Romney Country Fayre

Published: 19 Mar 20

We have had to cancel this year’s New Romney Country Fayre Read More...

Events Cancelled

Published: 19 Mar 20

COVID-19: Events on New Romney Town Council land cancelled Read More...

Meeting Change

Published: 18 Mar 20

The Council Planning meeting, scheduled for tonight has been CANCELLED. Read More...

Haywardian Concert

Published: 15 Mar 20

The concert in aid of the Mayor's charity fund has been CANCELLED Read More...

Change of Meeting Date

Published: 23 Feb 20

The April meeting has been rescheduled from the 8th to the 15th April Read More...

Commonwealth Day 2020

Published: 22 Feb 20

The Commonwealth Day Flag Raising Ceremony will take place on 9th march 2020 Read More...

Local Engagement Meeting

Published: 20 Feb 20

Community Safety Group Public engagement Event for the Romney Marsh 26-02-20 Read More...

New Romney in Bloom

Published: 17 Jan 20

A new community group is being established with a focus on bringing some floral colour to the Town Read More...

Town Hall Closed

Published: 10 Dec 19

Christmas and New Year arrangements for the Town Hall Offices Read More...

Christmas Concert 2019

Published: 19 Nov 19

Saturday 7 December 2018 at St Nicholas church, New Romney at 19:00 Read More...

Job Vacancy

Published: 4 Nov 19

The Town Council currently has a vacancy for a Facilities and Public Relations Clerk Read More...

Allotment Gardens

Published: 17 Oct 19

We have a few allotment garden plots available at our Church Lane Site Read More...

Asthma Workshop

Published: 26 Sep 19

Do you want to have your say about new asthma services? We want to hear from you Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 12 Aug 19

Temporary Road Closure - Rolfe Lane / Craythorne Lane, New Romney Read More...

Macmillan Volunteers Needed

Published: 12 Apr 19

Macmillan needs vol_nteers, all that's missing is "u"! Read More...

Conclusion of Audit

Published: 31 Mar 19

No matters of concern have been raised during our annual external audit Read More...

Public Works Loan

Published: 28 Mar 19

Application for Public Works Loan to assist in funding Hall and Pavilion Development Read More...

NRTC Achievements 2018

Published: 2 Feb 19

Here are just a few examples of what NRTC did for the benefit of local residents this year Read More...

Precept 2019 - 2020

Published: 21 Jan 19

NEW ROMNEY TOWN COUNCIL has set its Precept for 2019-20 at £326,992.40 Read More...

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