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 […]

Maidstone Borough Council

The Maidstone Borough Council website has a wide range of useful information about its various services and what is going on in your local area.  For information specifically on Planning, please visit:- http://www.maidstone.gov.uk/home/primary-services/planning-and-buildingMaidstone Borough Council See “Search and Comment on…” for details of applications  

Planning Portal

The planning portal is a useful website for information on the rules regarding planning applications, etc.. The Maidstone Borough Council Site will give you more information on specific applications in the local area. Visit Site

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 has one vacancy.  Elections are held every four years (assuming there are enough people standing), otherwise volunteers willing to stand are elected unopposed. The […]

Plots available at McAlpine Allotments

If you are interested in gardening, but would like extra growing space, why not think about having an allotment? There are currently plots available on the McAlpine Allotments on Old Loose Hill.  For further information please email logarso1884@hotmail.co.uk

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 […]

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 […]