Entries by Clerk

New Barn Road Closed Sat and Sun 23/24 October 2021

We have been advised that UK Power networks will be carrying out works on New Barn Road near Broad Ditch Farm on New Barn Road on Saturday and Sunday the 23/24th October 2021. The road will be closed to all traffic with diversions sign-posted.

Greenfinches, New Barn Closed for up to 3 weeks

We have been informed that SGN (gas board) will be undertaking up to three weeks of repairs at Greenfinches in New Barn from Monday the 13th of September, 2021. This will necessitate the closure of Greenfinches to traffic for the period of the work. Access to roads such as Shearwater, Turnstone, Starling Close an Firecrest […]

Longfield & New Barn Village Hall to re-open

The Long valley Hall which has under gone extensive restoration will re-open at the end of August 2021. The hall has been re-named the Longfield & New Barn Village Hall. The regular hirers are returning to the hall and their details can be found on the page for the hall on this website. Any bookings […]

Notice of Public Rights & publication of unaudited annual governance return 2020-2021

In accordance with regulations the Parish Council gives notice of the publication of its unaudited annual governance and return for the financial year 2020-2021. The attached document gives details of how members of the public can apply to access the financial papers and the internal audit report. The completed AGAR forms are on display in […]

Annual Parish Report from the Parish Council Chairman

Longfield & New Barn Parish Council Annual Meeting of Parishioners for May 2021. Chairman’s report: The past eighteen months has been a period many people could not have envisaged. The Covid pandemic has changed the way we go about our daily lives in ways, and it caused the cancellation of our annual meeting in 2020. […]

Annual Meeting & Parish Meeting Tues 25th May 2021 at 7:00pm

The Annual Longfield & New Barn Parish Meeting shall be held on Tuesday the 25th May at 7:00pm. This will be immediately followed by the May Monthly Parish Meeting. Due to the on-going Covid regulations and the lack of a suitable location, the Parish Council has agreed, (after seeking advice from the National and Kent […]

Council Tax 2021-2022

The Parish Council has agreed a budget that will see a 0% increase in the Longfield & New Barn Parish Council precept for the coming year. In addition, Dartford Borough Council have also agreed a 0% increase. However, it is believed there may be an increase in the Kent County Council costs due to the […]

Temporary closure of Fawkham Avenue for works

Temporary Road Closure – Fawkham Avenue, Longfield – 30th November 2020 for 5 days Fawkham Avenue, Longfield will be closed outside number 15. The alternative route is Fawkham Avenue, New Barn Road, Longfield Avenue, Nurstead Avenue and vice versa. The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while works are undertaken by UK Power Networks. For information regarding this closure please contact UK Power […]

Newsletter Summer 2020

The Longfield and New Barn Parish Council have issued their latest newsletter. This includes updated and details of the current Long Valley Hall renovation/refurbishment work.