50 Volunteers Clean Up in Shorne March 2019

50 environmentally-conscious volunteers, armed with litter pickers and hi-visibility vests, rolled up their sleeves and tackled the litter on the verges in Shorne, near Gravesend, collecting over 80 bags of litter. The blitz kicked off on Sunday 10th March, when Shorne Councillor Lisa McCluskey led a team of 8 volunteers through the streets and play […]

End of an era, as Theresa decides to call it a day.

END OF AN ERA, AS THERESA DECIDES TO CALL IT A DAY. It is with sadness that we have to have to report that Theresa Martin, Shorne Parish Council’s Clerk, has announced her decision to retire after 33 years of faithful service with the Parish Council. In that time, Theresa has seen many councillors come […]

The Automated External Defibrillator (AED) at Shorne Village Hall is now operational.

The AED is easy to use, with clear audio and visual instructions provided.  It is accessible 24 hours a day via a code which is provided by the 999 operator in an emergency. A useful 10-minute familiarisation video can be viewed at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5ZPLXdXPBc The AED was jointly funded by Shorne Parish Council and Shorne Village […]

Lower Thames Crossing Consultation Response

Shorne Parish Council’s response to the statutory consultation is inserted below.  Our thanks go to Cllr Susan Lindley for an excellent comprehensive submission.