Would you like to volunteer with your local community?

There are a number of ways you can help out in your local community. First and foremost, you could ask to be co-opted onto your local parish council. The council currently comprises eight councillors, rather than the thirteen it should have.  The role of a councillor can be both challenging and rewarding. If you are […]

Loose Parish Pavilion & King George V Playing Field available for hire

The Loose Parish Pavilion is a great venue for children’s parties, family gatherings, meetings and for community groups and local activities, It currently has a number of local clubs and societies that regularly use the venue (including of course the Loose Parish Council).  However, there is room to accommodate more bookings, during the week (particularly […]

Loose Neighbours – A Free Good Neighbour Service

Loose Neighbours is a voluntary organisation that seeks to act as a “good neighbour” to those in need of help or friendship in the Parish of Loose.  Their services are free of charge. If you would like transport to local medical and other appointments, or need help in emergencies, with shopping for instance, call them […]

NHP Update August 2016

LOOSE PARISH COUNCIL NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN – UPDATE Loose …a place apart Update August 2016 PROGRAMME In late September the draft Neighbourhood Plan (pre-submission consultation draft) will be offered to residents and businesses of Loose Parish for comment. Currently, the LPC are liaising with it’s consultants and Maidstone Borough Council over content. The comments from the […]

PLAN minutes 4 Jan 2016 – 20 Jun 2016

Approved minutes are listed below: Planning minutes 20th June 2016 Planning minutes 23rd May 2016 Planning minutes 9th May 2016 Planning minutes 4th Apr 2016 Planning minutes 21st Mar 2016 Planning minutes 15th Feb 2016 Planning minutes 1st Feb 2016 Planning minutes 18th January 2016 Planning minutes 4th January 2016           […]

LPC minutes 18 Jan 2016 – 4 Jul 2016

Approved minutes are listed below Minutes extraordinary meeting 4th July 2016 Minutes 2016 20th June Minutes 2016 16th May Minutes 2016 18th Apr MInutes 2016 21st Mar Minutes 2016 15th Feb Minutes 2016 18th Jan                      

New Exercise & Play Equipment at KGV Playing Field

The new exercise & play equipment was installed at the KGV playing field in September & October 2014. The Loose Parish Council would like to thank all those who attended its opening on Saturday 25th October 2014.

How do I report potholes, problems with street lights, drainage and vegetation enquiries?

These are all dealt with by Kent County Council, Highways. The numbers you need to contact are as below: KCC Highways Helpline  03000 418181 and select: Option 1 – Driver Education and Speed Awareness Option 2 – Vegetation Enquiries Option 3 – Potholes Option 4 – Street lights enquiries and problems (most village lights are KCC-owned) […]