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Bat & Ball Centre Opening postponed due to Tier 3 Restrictions

Due to Sevenoaks being in Tier 3 restrictions, all public tours arranged as part of the Bat & Ball Centre Opening on 4th & 5th December 2020 have needed to be postponed. A new date to be confirmed when possible.

We are pleased to provide a digital 3D Scan of the facility created by the contractors, the BJF Group.

Digital 3D Scan of Bat & Ball Centre Sevenoaks

The scan works similarly to google maps. For example, if you press your curser on a door you will be able to move through. We hope everyone finds this virtual tour interesting and look forward to showing you around and holding events in the building in the not too distant future. 

 


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We aim to provide a useful resource on Sevenoaks Town Council's activities, and offer access to information regarding the committees, meetings, minutes and other areas of interest. 


Sevenoaks Town Council is made up of 6 different wards, with 16 elected councillors. To view a map of wards please click here.

You will also find an overview of the council's services, information on the town itself and details of Sevenoaks' many amenities.

Why not visit Sevenoaks, a beautiful town surrounded by the green belt, protecting its outstanding surrounding countryside of rolling hills and villages.

Our Town Clerk and Chief Executive is Linda Larter MBE. Please click here to contact her.

 

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This is the Town Team Weekly Newsletter aiming to bring news to both residents and businesses around Sevenoaks. We want to get your information out there, so if you have any news your business wants to share with the community then please do get in touch. send any news to admin.tp@sevenoakstown.gov.uk

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Lockdown help is a just click or a phone call away


A voluntary scheme that supported residents in the first seven months of the pandemic is getting ready to help out again as we enter a second lockdown.

‘Care for our Community – Sevenoaks District’ was set up in March to support vulnerable people, including those shielding. Around 1,500 volunteers came forward helping those in need by collecting their shopping and prescriptions, having a friendly chat and more.

The scheme was stood down in the autumn as the transmission of the virus fell. But, volunteers are once again getting ready to do their bit as a second lockdown looms.

As the nation prepares to stay at home once again to limit the spread of the virus, anyone who needs help is being urged to sign up to the ‘Care for our Community' scheme. To request help, residents should visit www.sevenoaks.gov.uk/requesthelp or call the Council on 01732 227000.

Cabinet Member for People and Places, Cllr Lesley Dyball, says: “Our volunteers have made a huge difference to the lives of hundreds of residents since the start of the pandemic. Once again, we are calling on their support as we head in to another lockdown and uncertain times.

"We know the next month is likely to be tough for many. But I want to reassure anyone who needs assistance that help is available. Simply contact us so we can put you in touch with a local volunteer."

'Care for our Community' consists of volunteers, town and parish councils and Sevenoaks District Council.

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