Grow Wild

On 24th April 2019 Swanley Town Council took part in the Grow Wild initiative run by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and supported by The Big Lottery Fund.


Doorstep criminals targeting Kent residents with “cross over” driveway work.

We have had reports of cold callers in the Dartford area, offering to carry out ‘cross over’ drive way works.


Make sure you’re registered to vote in time for the local elections this May

On Thursday 2 May, residents in Sevenoaks District will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them on District, Town and Parish Councils.


Free Dog Microchips Available to Sevenoaks District Residents

Sevenoaks District Council and Dogs Trust are teaming up to offer free dog microchipping, free poo bags, general dog health and wellbeing advice, and an opportunity for residents to talk about any dog related issues in their neighbourhood.


Victims losses to TV Licensing scam now totalling £830,000!

The ongoing TV Licensing scam, first identified in September last year, is continuing to be reported to Action Fraud in high numbers.

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Swanley Park Spring Clean

Following the huge success of this year’s British Spring Clean in Swanley, we are writing to enquire as to whether you would be kind enough to assist us in giving Swanley Park a similar spruce up?


Every Step Counts

Every Thursday morning a gentle wellbeing walk lasting around 30 minutes takes place in Swanley Park led by the Mayor of Swanley Councillor Lesley Dyball (pictured far right). Around 16 – 20 people of all ages take part and then enjoy a hot drink and a chat afterwards. The initiative which takes place all over…


Public Inquiry

To Discuss The Town Centre Development Proposed By The Owners U & I

Aerial View of proposed new White Oak Leisure Centre

A new age for White Oak Leisure Centre

Sevenoaks District Council is proposing to build a brand new leisure centre in Swanley.

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Be aware of cash machine criminals

We have received a report of a criminal attempting to use distraction tactics with a resident at a cash machine in Canterbury.

Health and Wellbeing

Urgent care services in Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley

We have been reviewing our urgent care services in Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley over the past couple of years.


Kent Police Independent Police Advisory Group

The IPAG are a group of community volunteers who work with Kent Police to improve policing services across the county. The IPAG make a difference to policing in Kent by: helping Kent Police to support victims of crime and anti-social behaviour providing a link between the police and the communities of Kent encouraging witnesses of…