Who we are
Aylesford is a large parish in the Kent M2/M20 corridor. It includes Aylesford, Eccles, Blue Bell Hill Village, parts of Walderslade, Kits Coty and Pratling Street.
Our responsibilities include: promoting the interests of the parish at all levels; providing and promoting recreational facilities; grant aid to village halls and voluntary organisations; commenting on planning policies and applications.
Whilst Parish Council policy is increasingly focused on facilitating services, some services are provided directly by the Council. These include: some 200 street lights; two car parks; Aylesford Cemetery; allotments at Aylesford and Eccles; and recreation grounds with their play equipment.
Temporary Road Closure KCC have informed us that Station Road Aylesford will be closed on Sunday 11th September for up to one day from 8am to 6pm. The road will be closed at the level crossing to enable an inspection of the level crossing to be carried out by Network Rail. The alternative route is via Hall Road, A20 London Road, Rocky Hill, Broadway, St Peter's Bridge, Fairmeadow, A229 Royal Engineers Road, Running Horse roundabout, Forstal Road, Bailey Bridge Road.