Keep updated with, and share the latest news from, about and of interest to community agency networks (CANs) and community groups across Malling.

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Location West Malling, Kent, United Kingdom
  • News Over 25,000 oppose quarry extension into ancient wood, (Aug 02, 2023) — "Over 25,000 of you joined us in responding to the consultation on the shocking proposal."
  • News Oaken Wood: The largest destruction of ancient woodland this century, (Jul 17, 2023)

2022[edit | edit source]

  • News Hosepipe ban announced for Kent and Sussex, BBC News (Aug 03, 2022)
  • News Appeal for water customers to be mindful when turning on the tap, (Jul 11, 2022) — South East Water is asking people to be mindful of the amount of water they are using as hot temperatures push up demand beyond levels expected for the time of year. Water latest,

2021[edit | edit source]

Café and water sports facility in Leybourne Lakes Country Park to open in 2022, Nov 3[1]

2019[edit | edit source]

Malling parkrun Event #200 includes "an amazing number of donated food bank items for the Trussell Trust". Read the "moving item" in Malling park run Event #199[2]

2018[edit | edit source]


We could build more than a million homes on brownfield land… so why aren't we? Feb 28...[3]

2017[edit | edit source]

14% of Tonbridge and Malling is 'Built on', compared to 6% nationally, Nov 9, 2017...[4] These figures are based on data for 2012[5] Given the multiple large scale developments permitted in the 11 years since then, the figures for both the Malling part of the borough, and that part of the borough outside the green belt are likely to be considerably higher multiples of the national figure. Philralph (talk) 10:32, 25 September 2023 (UTC)

2016[edit | edit source]

Following West Malling Parish Council's decision to produce a Neighbourhood Plan, and the formal approval process, the Parish Council is asking residents 4 questions to help start the process. You can see a summary of answers from West Malling residents who attended the event on 3rd July, but also still give your answers via the PC website. See our talk page for a sample response, October.

East Malling Green Belt Questionaire

2014[edit | edit source]

Communigrow still needs more 'friends'. If you live locally and might be interested in this local food project please get in touch, December 8[6]


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Created September 15, 2023 by Phil Green
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