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Sheerness residents are being asked their views on whether a new town council should be set up Last month Swale Borough Council approved plans to carry out a community governance review – the first step towards setting up a new town council after a 635-signature petition was submitted in the summer. Swale currently has two […]

Young businessman to feature in new BBC Documentary. The Islands youngest funeral director is to feature in a new BBC online documentary, due to go live later this month. Luke Allum, 25, opened his own funeral directors in the Broadway in Sheerness in September last year, and is already making a name for himself and […]

Changes to bin collections over Christmas & New Year. From 25th December, your household collection days will change. They will return to normal from Monday 15 January. This is partly due to the fact that Christmas and New Year both fall on a Monday, but also because KCC-operated waste transfer sites will not be open […]

What’s on at BRFM over Christmas? It’s another great Christmas line-up at BRFM this year. Join us throughout the Christmas period for great programmes from 7am Christmas Eve to Midnight on Boxing Day.  Whether you’re doing that last minute wrapping on Christmas Eve or cooking the dinner on Christmas Day or having a Boxing Day […]

Building Sheppey’s first free school for children with special educational needs has been identified as a “key priority” by education bosses. Every day, at least 80 youngsters are forced to go to specialist units miles away as there is nowhere for them on Sheppey. The gap in provision has been highlighted by Kent County Council. […]

Get prepared for Winter in Swale. Swale Borough Council has ordered an increased number of sacks of salt this year to keep resident’s pathways free of ice and snow during the cold season. Timed to coincide with drops in temperatures around this time of year, the council will be repeating its previously successful initiative, handing […]


November 23, 2017

Beach Clean – Sheerness Beach Thursday 23rd November 2017 Meet at 10am on the Beach steps behind the Healthy Living Centre Cafe, Sheerness. More Information: 07803 625 496  

Swale Borough Council soon launching “Christmas Parking Scheme” This December, Swale Borough Council are making it easier for you to reach Swale’s high streets. Building on feedback from last year’s trial, our 2017 scheme is tailored to each town centre, helping more people get to the shops – so you can get your Christmas shopping […]

A brand new store opening in Sheerness high street is bringing forward its opening day. The discount retailer Poundstretcher will now open in what was Store Twenty One, in the High Street, on Friday. The new store, which will include a pet section, will host a fun day between 10am and 4pm, with a number […]

Come and join us for a spooky ride around our track. Watch out for the hidden spooks and beasts as you travel round the track and brave the terrifying tunnel. Plus when you return to the station you’ll be in for a treat with a gift from the sugar skull bowl. 29 October at 12:00–17:00 […]

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