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 of the A228 Castle Way The M20 Junction 4 eastern overbridge will be closed from 9 January to 24 January 2017 between the hours of 21:00 - 05:00 weekdays and 20:00 - 06:00 weekends. Non motorway traffic is via Leybourne Way, New Hythe Lane, A20 London Road. Motorway traffic is via M20 eastbound to Junction 5 and M20 back to Junction 4. The closure is needed to enable carriageway resurfacing to be carried out.