coronavirus

Annual Town Meeting

Given the advice on public events by the NHS and Health England the Annual Town Meeting to be held at 7:30pm on the 25th March 2020 will be a ‘Non Attendance Meeting’.

HMRC

Refund Scam Alert

We have received a report that several people in the Sittingbourne area have recently been sent fraudulent cheques drawn on companies like Sky, HMRC (HM Revenue and Customs) etc.

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Café takes on new lease of life

In just 6 short weeks the café in Swanley Park has been transformed with a new kitchen and serving areas along with hi tech displays costing a total of more than £50,000.

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Telephone Scam Alert – Domestic and General!

We have had a report of a Kent resident being called by a company claiming to be a domestic appliance warranty provider ‘Domestic and General’

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PayPal and Openreach Scams Alerts!

Please be alert to these two scams that are currently targeting Kent residents by phone and text message. Scam PayPal Mobile Text Message How it works: You receive a text message saying it is from PayPal The scam message says there has been unusual activity on your account You are told to click on a…

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Unsolicited Calls

If you receive unsolicited calls like in the example below, from someone claiming to be from a government agency and you think it is a scam

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Amazon Prime Scam still active

We have, again, had reports of residents receiving telephone calls impersonating Amazon Prime, telling victims their subscription will be ‘renewed’ for £39.99

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Sevenoaks District Council Withdraw Essential Funding

In 2018, Sevenoaks District Council withdrew £28,000 of the £56,000 of annual funding they provided for the Link in Swanley

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Events remain free for Swanley Residents

Following a year of successful events in 2019 the Town Council has been looking at how these events can remain sustainable for the future.

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New Facilities for Swanley

There are significant changes planned for Swanley which will no doubt change the whole look of the town.

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No missed refuse collections this Christmas

Sevenoaks District Council are making sure no one misses a refuse collection this Christmas.

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Preventing Vehicle Crime

Becoming a victim of any type of crime can be a distressing experience, which can leave you feeling angry, upset and vulnerable.