Events

Soul Train Choir perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

25 Jul 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Soul Train Choir perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Forget-me-not-café, dementia friendly event

Bat & Ball Station Sevenoaks TN14 5AP

31 Jul 24 - 10:30 to 12:30

Speaker Bob Ogley will talk about the 1987 Hurricane at this friendly monthly event in Sevenoaks.

Free family fun day

Mill Lane, TN14 5BX Sevenoaks, United Kingdom

1 Aug 24 - 10:30 to 13:30

FREE family fun day, run with Sevenoaks District Council on Thursday 1 August 10.30am to 1.30pm

Il Quartetto classical quartet perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

1 Aug 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Il Quartetto classical quartet perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Sevenoaks & Tonbridge Concert Band perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

4 Aug 24 - 15:00 to 17:00

Sevenoaks & Tonbridge Concert Band perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Mainly Sax perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

8 Aug 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Mainly Sax perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Green Street Blues women's a cappella group perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

11 Aug 24 - 15:00 to 17:00

Green Street Blues women's a cappella group perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Rock Choir perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

15 Aug 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Rock Choir perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Ian Fox vocalist & musician and saxophonist Graeme Turner perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

18 Aug 24 - 15:00 to 17:00

Ian Fox vocalist & musician and saxophonist Graeme Turner perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance

Harry Garrett Hall in the Bat and Ball Centre TN14 5DN

20 Aug 24 - 14:00 to 15:30

The Wind in the Willows free children’s theatre performance

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance

Pontoise Close Park, Bradbourne Lakes, TN13 3ES

21 Aug 24 - 14:00 to 15:30

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance at Pontoise Close park, Bradbourne Lakes

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance

at Greatness recreation ground TN14 5BX

22 Aug 24 - 14:00 to 15:30

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance at Greatness recreation ground

Paul Malsom performs Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

22 Aug 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Paul Malsom performs Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance

Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

23 Aug 24 - 14:00 to 15:30

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performance 23 August at 2pm on Vine Gardens

Sarah Fisher performs Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

25 Aug 24 - 15:00 to 17:00

Sarah Fisher performs Music on the Vine Bandstand

Forget-me-not-café, dementia friendly event

Bat & Ball Station TN14 5AP

28 Aug 24 - 10:30 to 12:30

The Town Crier of Sevenoaks is the speaker this month at this regular welcoming event.

Jonah's Wail perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

29 Aug 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Jonah's Wail perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Sevenoaks & Tonbridge Concert Band perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

1 Sep 24 - 15:00 to 17:00

Sevenoaks & Tonbridge Concert Band perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

Oxted Band perform Music on the Vine Bandstand

The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH

1 Sep 24 - 15:00 to 17:00

Oxted Band perform Music on the Vine Bandstand - the last concert of summer 2024.

Climate Change Youth Forum

Council Chamber

11 Sep 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Calling all young people 11-18 with a passion for the planet to join the discussion

Forget-me-not-café, dementia friendly event

Bat & Ball Station TN14 5AP

25 Sep 24 - 10:30 to 12:30

Enjoy tea, coffee and cake and chat in our friendly cafe event with speakers and activities.

Climate Change Youth Forum

Council Chamber

22 Oct 24 - 18:00 to 20:00

Calling all young people 11-18 with a passion for the planet to join the discussion

Forget-me-not-café, dementia friendly event

Bat & Ball Station TN14 5AP

30 Oct 24 - 10:30 to 12:30

Enjoy tea, coffee and cake and chat in our friendly cafe event with speakers and activities.

Forget-me-not-café, dementia friendly event

Bat & Ball Station TN14 5AP

27 Nov 24 - 10:30 to 12:30

Enjoy a Christmas crafts workshop in friendly company plus tea, coffee and cake and chat.

News

PRESS RELEASE: Green Flag Award for The Vine

PRESS RELEASE: Green Flag Award for The Vine

Published: 23 Jul 24

Sevenoaks Town Council has been awarded with the Green Flag Award for The Vine. Read More...

Free Music on the Bandstand concerts June to September 2024

Free Music on the Bandstand concerts June to September 2024

Published: 23 Jul 24

The series of free concerts on the Vine Gardens Bandstand is underway! Concerts are Thursdays 6-8pm & Sundays 3-5pm. There are public toilets available, our licensed cafe is open or bring a picnic. ADDRESS: The Vine Gardens, Sevenoaks TN13 3UH. Parking is available in nearby roads. The programme is: Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Friends of Greatness Recreation Ground

PRESS RELEASE: Friends of Greatness Recreation Ground

Published: 17 Jul 24

Local people are invited to help make a difference at Greatness Recreation Ground. Sevenoaks Town Council are looking for individuals from the Greatness area who are passionate about their green space to help set up a Friends Group for the Greatness Recreation Ground. Read More...

Sevenoaks Youth Council   Work Experience Database for Local Young People

Sevenoaks Youth Council Work Experience Database for Local Young People

Published: 15 Jul 24

As part of the National Youth Employment Week Sevenoaks Youth Council is proud to remind young people that it helps with this by providing a comprehensive database of local companies and organisations offering work experience opportunities, now available through the Youth Council website. Read More...

The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Councillor Libby Ancrum, held the annual Civic Service

The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Councillor Libby Ancrum, held the annual Civic Service

Published: 9 Jul 24

PRESS RELEASE Mayor of Sevenoaks, Cllr Libby Ancrum, holds annual Civic Service. The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Councillor Libby Ancrum, held the annual Civic Service at St Luke's Church Sevenoaks on Sunday 23 June. Read More...

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performances in August

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performances in August

Published: 9 Jul 24

The Wind in the Willows FREE children’s theatre performances at four different venues in Sevenoaks in August. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Friends of Greatness Recreation Ground

Published: 8 Jul 24

Local people are invited to help make a difference at Greatness Recreation Ground. Sevenoaks Town Council are looking for individuals from the Greatness area who are passionate about their green space to help set up a Friends Group for the Greatness Recreation Ground. Read More...

Enjoy a meet and greet with four different baby Dinosaurs at free family event

Enjoy a meet and greet with four different baby Dinosaurs at free family event

Published: 8 Jul 24

Enjoy a meet and greet with four different baby Dinosaurs at a FREE special activity organised by the Town Council, at the Family Fun Day on August 1 at Greatness Recreation Ground! Read More...

Mayor of Sevenoaks Walk and Talk Event

Mayor of Sevenoaks Walk and Talk Event

Published: 8 Jul 24

Meet the Mayor! Enjoy a Walk and Talk with Mayor of Sevenoaks Cllr Libby Ancrum (and her dog Piran) on Saturday 20 July, around the footpaths of Sevenoaks. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council invites grant applications from the local community

Sevenoaks Town Council invites grant applications from the local community

Published: 3 Jul 24

Sevenoaks Town Council invites grant applications from the local community Do you need extra funding to help with voluntary projects within Sevenoaks Town? Sevenoaks Town Council, through its Community & Wellbeing Committee, offers grants to local voluntary or charitable organisations which provide services to residents within the Parish of Sevenoaks. Read More...

Sevenoaks Youth Council supports Friends for Families over their two Year Term

Sevenoaks Youth Council supports Friends for Families over their two Year Term

Published: 28 Jun 24

The Sevenoaks Youth Council is thrilled to announce that they will be supporting Friends for Families, a local organization that works with Children’s Services to support families facing financial hardship within the community. Read More...

Judging day for South and South East In Bloom is June 28!

Judging day for South and South East In Bloom is June 28!

Published: 24 Jun 24

Sevenoaks will be going for Gold again in the In Bloom competition 2024. Judging day is June 28 and the last day for Volunteers to help tidy up the Vine and town centre is June 25. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Public are invited to Infinity sculpture launch

PRESS RELEASE Public are invited to Infinity sculpture launch

Published: 17 Jun 24

The Infinity sculpture is being launched at Greatness Recreation Ground at 10am on Saturday 15th June 2024 and the public are invited to attend. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE SAVING THE STAG – SOCIAL HISTORY FILM

PRESS RELEASE SAVING THE STAG – SOCIAL HISTORY FILM

Published: 17 Jun 24

With the generosity of Manak Solicitors, the Stag has created a social history film relating to the venue’s difficult history and how much it depends on the local community to continue to operate this much loved local facility. Please see link to video www.manak.co/original Read More...

Cafe on the Vine now open 7 days!

Cafe on the Vine now open 7 days!

Published: 17 Jun 24

Enjoy light meals, delicious cakes, coffees and teas, sandwiches and more, seven days a week at the Cafe on the Vine. Read More...

New brochure of all events on Vine and Vine Gardens June to Sept 2024

New brochure of all events on Vine and Vine Gardens June to Sept 2024

Published: 17 Jun 24

Our new brochure is out now with all events on the Vine and Vine Gardens from June to September 2024 Read More...

Sevenoaks 20 MPH moves closer to implementation following Sevenoaks Town Council’s agreement to funding

Sevenoaks 20 MPH moves closer to implementation following Sevenoaks Town Council’s agreement to funding

Published: 11 Jun 24

Sevenoaks Town Council consulted on the following proposed 20mph scheme for Sevenoaks Town between 1st November – 16th December 2023. The design had been reduced previously by a Working Group of Sevenoaks Joint Transportation Board members from an earlier, more extensive scheme proposed in 2022 by Kent County Council – with the intention to address the original consultation’s responses. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council launches initiatives to help residents foster a greener environment and save on bills

Sevenoaks Town Council launches initiatives to help residents foster a greener environment and save on bills

Published: 10 Jun 24

In Great Big Green Week, Sevenoaks Town Council has unveiled another initiative to help residents save money and aid the environment. The Town Council is working with Kent County Council to deliver a free workshop to help residents improve their property with effective ways to reduce energy consumption, benefitting the environment and saving on energy costs. The event will be held at the Town Council Offices in Bradbourne Vale Road on Wednesday, June 27, from 7pm to 9pm. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks sports providers/groups are working with Sevenoaks Town Council to prepare the second Sports Strategy

Published: 10 Jun 24

Sevenoaks sports providers/groups are working together with Sevenoaks Town Council to prepare the second Sports Strategy for future provision. The next meeting is Wednesday 8th August 2024 at 6pm. Read More...

 PRESS RELEASE Crowds gather to mark D-Day 80th anniversary on the Vine

PRESS RELEASE Crowds gather to mark D-Day 80th anniversary on the Vine

Published: 10 Jun 24

Around 500 people gathered on the Vine Gardens to mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day on June 6. Read More...

Sevenoaks Business Show 2024 Friday 7 June

Sevenoaks Business Show 2024 Friday 7 June

Published: 2 Jun 24

Make a diary note now to come along to this year's show. The range of businesses exhibiting is the widest so far. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE   New Mayor for Sevenoaks

PRESS RELEASE New Mayor for Sevenoaks

Published: 28 May 24

At the Annual Meeting of Sevenoaks Town Council held on Monday 13th May 2024, Councillor Libby Ancrum was elected the new Mayor of Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE  Outgoing Mayor, Cllr Claire Shea, presents Awards and Fundraising Cheques at the end of her Civic Year

PRESS RELEASE Outgoing Mayor, Cllr Claire Shea, presents Awards and Fundraising Cheques at the end of her Civic Year

Published: 28 May 24

At the Sevenoaks Town Council meeting held on 13th May 2024, the Outgoing Mayor, Cllr Claire Shea, presented the Mayor’s Award for 2023 / 24 to James Ball, road safety campaigner. The Mayor’s Award was introduced in 2014 and is presented each year to recognise the contribution of people who voluntarily provide time and resources for the benefit of the community of Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE  Second Station Mural starts Thursday 16th May 2024

PRESS RELEASE Second Station Mural starts Thursday 16th May 2024

Published: 28 May 24

Sevenoaks Town Council have been working with Southeastern and the Darent Valley Community Rail Partnership to install murals at both the Bat & Ball Station and Sevenoaks Mainline Station. Read More...

First Annual Report for Sevenoaks Town Council’s Neighbourhood Plan accompanied by Exciting News!

First Annual Report for Sevenoaks Town Council’s Neighbourhood Plan accompanied by Exciting News!

Published: 21 May 24

Exciting News; Sevenoaks Town Council has been shortlisted for the South East Region Awards for Planning Excellence for its Neighbourhood Plan, by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL PARTNERS WITH ENTERPRISE TO LAUNCH CAR CLUB FOR RESIDENTS

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL PARTNERS WITH ENTERPRISE TO LAUNCH CAR CLUB FOR RESIDENTS

Published: 7 May 24

The Mayor of Sevenoaks Cllr Claire Shea officially launched the Enterprise Car Club in Sevenoaks at the Climate Fair on Saturday, May 4. The Town Council is partnering with Enterprise which offers residents the opportunity of an hourly or daily vehicle self-service hire, via an app, as and when needed. Two hybrid vehicles, based at Bat and Ball Centre carpark, are in the scheme. Special joining discounts for Sevenoaks residents are being offered and hirers only pay for any fuel they actually use. The scheme is available 24/7. Sevenoaks Town Council reviewed various options to provide a Car Club within Sevenoaks, the most viable being to work with Enterprise. Read More...

 PRESS RELEASE  Sevenoaks Town Council launching Thermal Image Camera Loan Scheme

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council launching Thermal Image Camera Loan Scheme

Published: 3 May 24

As part of its Green Investment Plan, Sevenoaks Town Council is creating a Thermal Imaging Scheme to help local residents identify cold and damp spots and where heat is potentially being lost within their home. The council has purchased two Thermal Imaging Cameras which will be available to borrow for residents within the Town Council’s parish boundary. The plan is to launch the scheme at the Climate Fair on May 4 2024. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE 'INFINITY PROJECT’ By artist Marcia Clayton GREATNESS RECREATION GROUND

Published: 26 Apr 24

Sevenoaks Town Council was approached by the artist Marcia Clayton to install an outdoor art piece in Sevenoaks. Greatness Recreation Ground was chosen as a suitable location. This will be located on the bank above the main recreation ground and give a focal point for walkers. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council pursuing two Masterplans for the Town Centre and St Johns, to help guide Town

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council pursuing two Masterplans for the Town Centre and St Johns, to help guide Town's future development and investment

Published: 24 Apr 24

Sevenoaks Town Council recently commissioned Urban Initiatives Studio to prepare two Masterplans for 1) Sevenoaks Town Centre and 2) St Johns Hill area, in order to provide developers and decision makers with a spatial vision for these important parts of the Town. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Memorial testing to take place at Greatness Cemetery

PRESS RELEASE: Memorial testing to take place at Greatness Cemetery

Published: 11 Apr 24

Following Health and Safety guidance issued to cemetery authorities, the Sevenoaks Town Council has instructed the CDS Group (Cemetery Development Services Ltd) to commence the first phase of memorial stability testing this May. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Thames Water to hold community visit at Greatness Recreation Ground to address Mill Lane/Watercress Drive flooding concerns

PRESS RELEASE: Thames Water to hold community visit at Greatness Recreation Ground to address Mill Lane/Watercress Drive flooding concerns

Published: 8 Apr 24

Thames Water has agreed to hold a community visit, or “Flood Bus” event, so that they can listen to and try and address local residents’ concerns about flooding in Sevenoaks – particularly at Mill Lane/Watercress Drive. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council to deliver Dartford Road pedestrian crossing as part of 20mph implementation

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council to deliver Dartford Road pedestrian crossing as part of 20mph implementation

Published: 8 Apr 24

Sevenoaks Town Council has pledged to deliver a new pedestrian crossing north of the War Memorial on Dartford Road as part of the proposed 20mph scheme which was last consulted on by the Town Council between 1st November – 16th December 2023. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council supports  and funds youth activities

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council supports and funds youth activities

Published: 5 Apr 24

At the meeting of the Youth Services Committee held on 20th March 2024 it was agreed to support and fund the following youth activities in Sevenoaks: Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Next steps, Moving forward

PRESS RELEASE: Next steps, Moving forward

Published: 3 Apr 24

Join us for empowering sessions at House in the Basement, in partnership with Sevenoaks District Council and Millwall Community Trust, offering opportunities for NEET young people aged 11-17 to engage with inspiring speakers and hands-on activities every Tuesday during term time from 1.30pm to 3.30pm. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council is lobbying for safer pedestrian crossings via its Highway Improvement Plan

Published: 20 Mar 24

Additional request has been made for a review of pedestrian crossings within the Town Centre triangle, following report of a frightening near miss on the zebra crossing on London Road. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council publishes details on its upcoming Masterplans for Sevenoaks Town Centre and St Johns

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council publishes details on its upcoming Masterplans for Sevenoaks Town Centre and St Johns

Published: 20 Mar 24

The role of a Masterplan is to provide spatial plans which provide a framework for long-term planning growth with a final goal of placemaking; i.e. creating public spaces which strengthen the connections between people and places. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Dutch Council Representatives attend Sevenoaks Town Public Meeting

PRESS RELEASE: Dutch Council Representatives attend Sevenoaks Town Public Meeting

Published: 18 Mar 24

Sevenoaks Town Council were pleased to host Councillors and Officers from the City of Bodegraven-Reeuwijk in the Netherlands on Monday 11th March 2024 at the Sevenoaks Town Public Meeting. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Results of 2023 Public Consultation relating to Sevenoaks Town Wide 20 mph Signage Scheme

Published: 12 Mar 24

Sevenoaks Town Council’s Report including the independent professional consultant’s analyses will now be considered by the Town Council’s Planning Committee on Monday 18th March 2024. The report is part of the Planning Committee’s public papers. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Free Skate Boarding Sessions for Girls

PRESS RELEASE: Free Skate Boarding Sessions for Girls

Published: 6 Mar 24

At the meeting of the Youth Services Committee held on 24th January 2024 it was agreed to provide funding of £1,110 for free Skateboarding sessions for girls over 6 weeks in the Sevenoaks area at Greatness Recreational Ground Skatepark. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Tarmac Ltd to present Sevenoaks Quarry Proposals and Project-Update at the Sevenoaks Town Public Meeting 11th March 2024

Published: 26 Feb 24

Representatives of Tarmac, the developer behind the recently Granted Outline permission to build up to 800 new residences and 150 special care units at Sevenoaks Quarry, are due to present at the Sevenoaks Town Meeting on 11th March 2024. This will be held at the Bat & Ball Community Centre, Cramptons Road, TN14 5DN. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE:  LONGSPRING WOODS PLEDGE CAMPAIGN UPDATE AND PLEA FOR PLEDGES

PRESS RELEASE: LONGSPRING WOODS PLEDGE CAMPAIGN UPDATE AND PLEA FOR PLEDGES

Published: 16 Feb 24

So far, we have received pledges up to £22,370, with a remaining £77,630 of funding to find. Read More...

Press Release: SPORTS FACILITY PROVIDERS! WHAT DO YOU HAVE, AND WHAT DO YOU NEED?

Published: 16 Feb 24

This is an important opportunity for local schools, sporting groups and organisations to influence the future of local sports provision. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: DVCRP Bat & Ball Station mural begins

PRESS RELEASE: DVCRP Bat & Ball Station mural begins

Published: 16 Feb 24

Darent Valley Community Rail Partnership mural at Bat & Ball Station begins Monday 19/02/24 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: If you go down to the woods today, you are sure to see a nice surprise.

PRESS RELEASE: If you go down to the woods today, you are sure to see a nice surprise.

Published: 5 Feb 24

Sevenoaks Town Council has installed new post and handrails to help people negotiate the sometimes slippery paths. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council supports District Council

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council supports District Council's Local Plan in meeting housing targets, while withholding vote on Options 1-3

Published: 9 Jan 24

Although supportive of the Option 2 sites proposed within Sevenoaks Town, and mindful of the urgency and importance of having a Local Plan which meets the governmental housing targets, the Town Council considered that, as a local authority, it should not vote on an outcome that so significantly affects and proposes development within other Towns and Parishes. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Calling All Young People with a Passion for the Planet

PRESS RELEASE: Calling All Young People with a Passion for the Planet

Published: 4 Jan 24

Sevenoaks Town Council are looking to open up its Youth Climate Change Forum to enable all young people to attend and will be holding a series of meetings outside of school hours for young people from 11-18 to learn more about and be involved in considering ways to address the current climate crisis and what they would like to see happen in the town. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council submits intention to bid on Ancient Woodland in effort to protect a Local Asset

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council submits intention to bid on Ancient Woodland in effort to protect a Local Asset

Published: 19 Dec 23

This ancient woodland is located in Green Belt Land and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council expresses concern regarding changes to off peak rail fares in Sevenoaks

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council expresses concern regarding changes to off peak rail fares in Sevenoaks

Published: 19 Dec 23

The Town Council has written to the Department for Transport requesting the changes to be suspended until a system that benefits most users, with proper consultation and publicity. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council's second Design a Christmas Light Competition winner

Published: 19 Dec 23

Congratulations to this year's winner, 6-year-old Lottie, for her wonderful design of a Christmas Angel, which has been turned into a fantastic Christmas Light. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Mayoral painting presentation for the Town Council Community Art Collection

PRESS RELEASE: Mayoral painting presentation for the Town Council Community Art Collection

Published: 18 Dec 23

This year, Mayor Shea presented a large painting by local artist Lawrence Jenkins, depicting views from Bradbourne Vale Road in 1988. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council approves funding to support continuation of Detached Youth Work in Sevenoaks

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council approves funding to support continuation of Detached Youth Work in Sevenoaks

Published: 18 Dec 23

This will enable the Detached Youth Work team to continue to carry out regular evening street-based youth work, engaging with and supporting young people aged 11-19 to help tackle antisocial behaviour in hot spot areas. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: £875,000 of CIL Funding secured towards a new  Football & Community Pavilion project

PRESS RELEASE: £875,000 of CIL Funding secured towards a new Football & Community Pavilion project

Published: 15 Dec 23

The project is to build a new football and community pavilion close to the current 3G pitch. The current brick pavilion adjacent to the grass pitches will be released for future community use. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: First Meeting of the New Youth Council for 2023-2025

PRESS RELEASE: First Meeting of the New Youth Council for 2023-2025

Published: 13 Dec 23

On Wednesday the 1st of November 2023 young people from across Sevenoaks Town gathered for the first Annual meeting of the Sevenoaks Youth Council since the elections that were held in September. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Christmas Lights Switch On Event

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Christmas Lights Switch On Event

Published: 7 Nov 23

Sevenoaks Town Council believes that in these difficult economic times it is even more important to make the town as attractive as possible to support our retailers and local jobs and provide enjoyment to the local community. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Green Link between Bat & Ball and Otford

PRESS RELEASE: Green Link between Bat & Ball and Otford

Published: 1 Nov 23

Sevenoaks Town Council commissioned a Northern Sevenoaks Masterplan in 2016, to form part of the evidence base for the Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council’s 20 mph Town Wide Survey Takes place

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council’s 20 mph Town Wide Survey Takes place

Published: 1 Nov 23

“For several years, there have been discussions on lowering speeds and increasing road safety in our town. Local residents in five different areas of Sevenoaks have campaigned for 20 mph limits to improve safety for all Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council to commence discussions for Oast House to be used as a Community Hub

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council to commence discussions for Oast House to be used as a Community Hub

Published: 31 Oct 23

Sevenoaks Town Council is of the opinion that the planned development on the current Tarmac site should have a building as a Community Hub. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Greatness Skate Park Re-opening Event 24th of October 2023

PRESS RELEASE: Greatness Skate Park Re-opening Event 24th of October 2023

Published: 26 Oct 23

Sevenoaks Town Council at its meeting of the Community Infrastructure Committee agreed to fund the refurbishment of the Skate park at Greatness Recreational Ground. On Monday 9th October 2023 Kings Ramps started the refurbishment works on the site to ensure that is ready for the Re-opening event that took place on Tuesday 24th October. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Business Awards

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Business Awards

Published: 23 Oct 23

The highlight of the business year in the town is Sevenoaks Business Awards and the Gala Awards evening was held on Friday 20th October. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Wins Gold

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Wins Gold

Published: 3 Oct 23

Gold Awards for this year’s South & South East in Bloom Competition for the Town Centre, The Vine and Upper High Street Gardens. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Pro-Skaters and BMXers to demonstrate their skill at the refurbished Greatness Rec Skate Park

PRESS RELEASE: Pro-Skaters and BMXers to demonstrate their skill at the refurbished Greatness Rec Skate Park

Published: 27 Sep 23

Sevenoaks Town Council have agreed to allocate £54,509 to fund the refurbishment of the Skate Park at the Greatness Recreational Ground at Mill Lane. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council believe it is best placed to progress  the 20-mph consultation within its local community

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council believe it is best placed to progress the 20-mph consultation within its local community

Published: 26 Sep 23

Sevenoaks Town Council is of the opinion that the introduction of additional areas of 20 mph in the parish of Sevenoaks is essential to the residents current and future road safety. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN – CALL TO LOCAL BUSINESSES AND ORGANISATIONS WHO WANT TO BE INVOLVED IN ITS MONITORING AND IMPLEMENTATION

SEVENOAKS TOWN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN – CALL TO LOCAL BUSINESSES AND ORGANISATIONS WHO WANT TO BE INVOLVED IN ITS MONITORING AND IMPLEMENTATION

Published: 18 Sep 23

The first meeting will be held on 27th September 2023 at 6:30pm, and open to the public. New members always welcome. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL’S RESPONSE TO KENT COUNTY COUNCIL’S DRAFT EMERGING LOCAL TRANSPORT PLAN

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL’S RESPONSE TO KENT COUNTY COUNCIL’S DRAFT EMERGING LOCAL TRANSPORT PLAN

Published: 18 Sep 23

KCC's draft Emerging Local Transport Plan sets out their ambitions for transport in Kent, as well as policy outcomes and objectives which have been designed to achieve it. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN – CALL TO LOCAL SPORTING ORGANISATIONS WHO WANT TO BE INVOLVED IN UPDATING THE SEVENOAKS TOWN SPORTS STRATEGY

SEVENOAKS TOWN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN – CALL TO LOCAL SPORTING ORGANISATIONS WHO WANT TO BE INVOLVED IN UPDATING THE SEVENOAKS TOWN SPORTS STRATEGY

Published: 18 Sep 23

The first meeting of the Sevenoaks Town Sports Strategy Group will be held on 4th October 2023, and open to the public. Membership is open to any sports group/organisation in Sevenoaks Town, with new members always welcome. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council Supports and Funds additional Youth Activities

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council Supports and Funds additional Youth Activities

Published: 12 Sep 23

At the meeting of the Youth Services Committee held on 6th September 2023 it was agreed to support and fund the following youth activities in Sevenoaks: Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL’S RESPONSE ON THE FUTURE OF TICKET OFFICES

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL’S RESPONSE ON THE FUTURE OF TICKET OFFICES

Published: 8 Sep 23

Residents may be aware that Southeastern recently held a public consultation on their joint proposals with other train operators for the future of ticket offices in the Pay As You Go area. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Mayor, Claire Shea, joins the launch of the 2023 pantomime

PRESS RELEASE: Mayor, Claire Shea, joins the launch of the 2023 pantomime

Published: 7 Sep 23

This Christmas, the Stag Theatre is celebrating fifteen years of panto! Silly Billy and Dame Trott will be taking theatre goers on a giant adventure up the beanstalk, in a fun filled fantastic pantomime that has earned the reputation as being one of the best in the South East. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Darent Valley Community Rail Partnership Mural

PRESS RELEASE: Darent Valley Community Rail Partnership Mural

Published: 16 Aug 23

Darent Valley Community Rail Partnership, DVCRP, has secured funding to create and install murals to highlight the presence of the local stations Sevenoaks and Bat & Ball. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Discover the powers of history through Heritage Open Day at Bat & Ball Station!

PRESS RELEASE: Discover the powers of history through Heritage Open Day at Bat & Ball Station!

Published: 8 Aug 23

On the 16th September 2023, we’ll be exploring revolutionary inventions from the Victorian era at our Victorian train station. With miniature steam engines, a young Queen Victoria, crafts, and small Victorian invention exhibits you’ll need to recuperate yourself at our Station Café. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan influences Planning Inspector's DISMISSAL of Green Belt Development

Published: 27 Jul 23

The Planning Inspector considered the STNP to be a material planning consideration in her dismissal of the locally-controversial proposed development at Land South of Little Brittains, Brittains Lane. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Traditional Vine Cricket Ground Peppercorn Rent Continues for 2023

PRESS RELEASE: Traditional Vine Cricket Ground Peppercorn Rent Continues for 2023

Published: 21 Jul 23

The Traditional Vine ceremony took place with Lord Robert Sackville, Mayor Cllr Claire Shea and Chairman of Sevenoaks Cricket Club Hugo Tudor, Where a annual rent of one peppercorn was paid. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Bat & Ball Station plans more free arts & crafts workshops over the summer

PRESS RELEASE: Bat & Ball Station plans more free arts & crafts workshops over the summer

Published: 20 Jul 23

After popularity from summer 2022 workshop, Bat & Ball Station is pleased to provide a free train themed arts & crafts workshop over summer. Read More...

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Published: 19 Jul 23

Sevenoaks Town Council is delighted that The Vine has been awarded Green Flag status for 2023 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL

PRESS RELEASE: SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL'S RESPONSE TO THE EAST-WEST WALKING, WHEELING AND CYCLING PUBLIC CONSULTATION

Published: 14 Jul 23

This is being held by Sevenoaks District Council in tandem with Kent County Council. Read More...

Mayor of Sevenoaks makes presentations to recognise long-standing Market traders

Mayor of Sevenoaks makes presentations to recognise long-standing Market traders

Published: 12 Jul 23

Billy Westley has been a fruit and vegetables local market trader for 40 years at High Street Market, and John Wood has been selling flowers as a local trader at Buckhurst Lane Market for 50 years. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Youth Council to hold elections

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Youth Council to hold elections

Published: 6 Jul 23

From the 1st of September 2023 Sevenoaks Youth Council Elections will be open for nominations, with entries closing on Friday the 29th of September. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Who is your clerk? Local Council Clerk Week

PRESS RELEASE: Who is your clerk? Local Council Clerk Week

Published: 6 Jul 23

Whatever your local council is delivering for your community, your clerk will be at the heart of getting it done. They provide the services that we all notice the most in our neighbourhoods but, disappointingly, they’re often not properly recognised for just how much they do. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Repair Life Skills sessions for young people at Youth Cafe

PRESS RELEASE: Repair Life Skills sessions for young people at Youth Cafe

Published: 6 Jul 23

Sevenoaks Youth Services Committee has agreed to provide a practical hands-on repair session for young people at the House in the Basement Youth Café during the summer holidays. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council To hold A Christmas Light Design Competition

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council To hold A Christmas Light Design Competition

Published: 5 Jul 23

Following the success of last year’s “Design a Christmas Light Competition”, Sevenoaks Town Council’s Youth Services Committee has agreed to hold the competition again this year for the young people of Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sport Strategy: A Time for Review

Published: 3 Jul 23

Sevenoaks Town Council releases new sport strategy Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Free Theatre Shows for Children

PRESS RELEASE: Free Theatre Shows for Children

Published: 29 Jun 23

For the fourth year running, Sevenoaks Town Council is pleased to provide a free children’s theatre show in Sevenoaks during the school holiday Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town becomes the first official

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town becomes the first official 'Town of Sanctuary'

Published: 19 Jun 23

Sevenoaks Town Council and Sevenoaks Welcomes Refugees is delighted to have been accredited with the first Town of Sanctuary award for the town of Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council made strong representation regarding the Sevenoaks Quarry (Tarmac) Outline Planning Application

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council made strong representation regarding the Sevenoaks Quarry (Tarmac) Outline Planning Application

Published: 8 Jun 23

The Town Council is committed to ensuring that any approved development addresses its concerns. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: The Great Big Green Week

PRESS RELEASE: The Great Big Green Week

Published: 1 Jun 23

The Great Big Green Week is the UK's biggest celebration of community action to help tackle climate change and protect nature. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: New Mayor for Sevenoaks

PRESS RELEASE: New Mayor for Sevenoaks

Published: 17 May 23

At the Annual Meeting of Sevenoaks Town Council held on Monday 15th May 2023, Councillor Claire Shea was elected the new Mayor of Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Two iconic locations in Sevenoaks Town compete to win Gold in RHS competition

PRESS RELEASE: Two iconic locations in Sevenoaks Town compete to win Gold in RHS competition

Published: 10 May 23

For details about getting involved in gardening or tidy up days, please contact Ann White - dtc@sevenoakstown.gov.uk Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks says YES! to Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan, which was SUCCESSFUL at Referendum

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks says YES! to Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan, which was SUCCESSFUL at Referendum

Published: 10 May 23

The STNP's success at Referendum marks it the first Neighbourhood Development Plan in Sevenoaks District. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Free copies of the Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan are available to be picked up at various locations in Sevenoaks Town

Published: 25 Apr 23

Sevenoaks Town residents are encouraged to pick up a copy of the full STNP as well as the summary document in advance of the 4th May 2023 Referendum when they are due to vote on it. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Defibrillator installed at Knole Paddock and Raleys Field

PRESS RELEASE: Defibrillator installed at Knole Paddock and Raleys Field

Published: 25 Apr 23

Sevenoaks Town Council has installed an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) at the sports pavilion at Knole Paddock and Raleys Field. The AED is located on the front wall in clear view and is available to all visitors for use in an emergency. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: House in the Basement Youth Café Celebrates 10 Years

PRESS RELEASE: House in the Basement Youth Café Celebrates 10 Years

Published: 6 Apr 23

House in the Basement Youth Café first opened its doors in 2012 and since then has seen thousands of visits from young people and hundreds of events. The Youth Café is also home to The Lewis Project and We Are Beams. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL RECOMMENDS REFUSAL OF SEVENOAKS GASHOLDER PLANNING APPLICATION AND ADVISES DEVELOPER TO REFER TO DESIGN GUIDANCE IN DRAFT STNP

Published: 24 Mar 23

The Draft Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan (STNP), which provides design guidance on the Gasholder site via Policy D1, is due to be voted on by Sevenoaks Town residents on 4th May 2023. Read More...

Cllr. Rachel Parry Spring 2022

Published: 17 Mar 23

It is an honour to become the Mayor of Sevenoaks and in this Platinum Jubilee Year it will be even more special and so I am very conscious of the privilege and especially the responsibilities of becoming our Town’s Mayor. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council - Grants to Local Voluntary Organisations

Sevenoaks Town Council - Grants to Local Voluntary Organisations

Published: 17 Mar 23

At its Annual Town Public Meeting held on Monday 13th March 2023, Sevenoaks Town Council celebrated the work of local community groups who had been awarded grants during 2022. A further round of grants approved in 2023 were also awarded. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: The Big Coronation Afternoon Tea

Published: 14 Mar 23

To celebrate the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III and Her Majesty, the Queen Consort, a celebration Afternoon Tea is being organised in Sevenoaks High Street Read More...

The Vine awarded The Green Flag Award

Published: 7 Mar 23

The Vine in Sevenoaks is awarded The Green Flag Award for seventh consecutive year Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council's portable Speed Indicator Device installed in Sevenoaks Town

Published: 15 Feb 23

This will be moved periodically between Bradbourne Vale Road, St Johns Hill and Brittains Lane. Read More...

SEVENOAKS – CELEBRATION FOR KING CHARLES III CORONATION

Published: 15 Feb 23

Press release information regarding early plans for the upcoming King's Coronation. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Referendum Date for the Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan set for 4th May 2023

Published: 13 Feb 23

This has been decided by Sevenoaks District Council in their capacity as the Local Planning Authority, and will coincide with the local elections. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL DESIGN A CHRISTMAS LIGHT COMPETITION WINNER

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL DESIGN A CHRISTMAS LIGHT COMPETITION WINNER

Published: 23 Dec 22

In September the Town Council invited children under the age of 11 to enter a competition to design a new Christmas Light for Sevenoaks Town Centre. A winner was chosen, and congratulations go to 10-year-old Ted Evan for his wonderful design for a jolly Father Christmas light. Read More...

Schools and Residents to join the Mayor plant trees for The Queen's Green Canopy

Published: 28 Nov 22

Sevenoaks Town Council will be planting trees alongside schools and residents for The Queen’s Green Canopy on Friday 2nd December 2022 in Littlewood. Read More...

Sevenoaks Christmas Light Competition

Published: 11 Nov 22

During the Month of September Sevenoaks Town Council hosted a Christmas light competition for young people aged up to 11 to participate in. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Town Council continues its capital investment into local sports facilities

Published: 20 Oct 22

This summer Sevenoaks Town Council has continued its capital investment into local sports facilities with improvement to the town's rugby pitches. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Youth Council House of Commons Trip

Published: 19 Oct 22

On Tuesday the 18th of October 2022 the Youth Council and young people from House in the Basement Youth Café were invited to visit the House of Commons and have a Q&A with Larua Trott, the MP for Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Funding towards solar panel installation at the Stag Theatre

Published: 10 Oct 22

Sevenoaks Town Council approves funding towards solar panel installation at the Stag Theatre Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council awards grants to local voluntary organisations

Published: 7 Oct 22

Sevenoaks Town Council continues to financially assist local community groups and, through its Finance and General Purposes Committees, awarded the following grants in September 2022 Read More...

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Published: 4 Oct 22

Children, parents and grandparents recently joined the Mayor of Sevenoaks at the official openings of the refurbished Hillingdon Rise and Julian’s Meadow Play Areas which were completed ahead of the summer holidays. Read More...

Press Release: Climate Change Youth Forum held 30th September 2022

Published: 30 Sep 22

Sevenoaks Town Council’s first Climate Change Youth Forum was held on 30th September 2022 at the Bat & Ball Centre. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks in Bloom – 2022 Awards

Published: 26 Sep 22

Sevenoaks Town Centre, The Vine and Upper High Street Gardens have been awarded Gold in this year’s South & South East in Bloom Awards. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks in Bloom – 2022 Awards

Published: 26 Sep 22

Sevenoaks Town Centre, The Vine and Upper High Street Gardens have been awarded Gold in this year’s South & South East in Bloom Awards. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council to Provide Grant off £600 to the Sevenoaks Three Arts Festival Young Musician of the Year

Published: 21 Sep 22

The Youth Services Committee received a grant application for £600 from the Sevenoaks Three Arts Festival for the Young Musician of the Year. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Loss and sorrow felt across the nation in mourning the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.

Published: 12 Sep 22

The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks Town Councillors and Officers wish to share the sentiments of loss and sorrow felt across the nation in mourning the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council voices concerns over recent bus service updates within Sevenoaks Town

Published: 1 Sep 22

These were discussed at the 22nd August 2022 Planning Committee, and have since been forwarded to Kent County Council. Read More...

Café on the Vine and Bat & Ball Station Café go the extra mile for cyclists

Published: 22 Aug 22

Café on the Vine and Bat & Ball Station Café have been awarded Cycle Friendly Place accreditation by Cycling UK. Read More...

Council’s Draft Neighbourhood Development Plan submitted to Planning Authority for formal progression

Published: 5 Aug 22

Sevenoaks Town Council’s Draft Neighbourhood Development Plan (see paragraph titled Further details”, listed below) was formally submitted alongside its supporting documents to the Local Planning Authority on 23rd June 2022. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council's Neighbourhood Development Plan set to go to Public Consultation

Published: 28 Jul 22

This is due to run from 4th August 2022 - 22nd September 2022, and is being arranged by the Local Planning Authority, Sevenoaks District Council. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council invites grant applications from local community groups

Published: 26 Jul 22

The Town Council invites grant applications from local community groups - Deadline Friday 12th August 2022 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council is one of the first councils in the country to sign up to the Civility & Respect Pledge

Published: 20 Jul 22

On Monday 18th July 2022, Cllr Rachel Parry, Mayor of Sevenoaks signed the Civility & Respect Pledge on behalf of Sevenoaks Town Council. Read More...

Free Family Fun Events to be held over The Summer Holidays

Published: 8 Jul 22

There are a range of Free Family Fun days and activities occurring through out the summer holidays. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council To hold A Christmas Light Design Competition

Published: 6 Jul 22

Sevenoaks Town Council Launches Christmas Light Competition for Young People. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council Planning Committee adopts Planning Application Recommendation Policy document

Published: 30 Jun 22

This document outlines the Planning Committee's objectives and values when making recommendations to the Local Planning Authority Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Final Submission Draft of Sevenoaks Town's Neighbourhood Development Plan submitted to Local Planning Authority

Published: 29 Jun 22

Sevenoaks Town Council’s Draft Neighbourhood Development Plan was formally submitted alongside its supporting documents to the Local Planning Authority on 23rd June 2022. Read More...

ARMED FORCES DAY AT THE VINE

Published: 28 Jun 22

On Saturday 25 June, Sevenoaks Army Cadets raised the Armed Forces Day flag at The Vine in Sevenoaks. Prayers were led by Rev Jamie Read from St Nicholas Church and the Exhortation was read by Larry Abraham of the Royal British Legion. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Annual Civic Service

Published: 28 Jun 22

The Mayor and Consort of Sevenoaks, Councillors Mrs Rachel and Richard Parry, held this year’s Civic Service in St Nicholas Church in Sevenoaks on Sunday 26 June 2022. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: World Refill Day

Published: 17 Jun 22

How Businesses in Sevenoaks have united to help people live with less plastic, for World Refill Day. Read More...

Unauthorised Encampment at Greatness Recreation Ground

Published: 17 Jun 22

Statement and update from the Town Clerk concerning Unauthorised Encampment at Greatness Recreation Ground which commenced on 12th June 2022 and ended on 16th June 2022. Read More...

CELEBRATING SEVENOAKS' FINEST BUSINESSES

Published: 14 Jun 22

The winners of the Sevenoaks Business Awards, held on 10th June and hosted by the Sevenoaks Town Team. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Final Draft of Sevenoaks Town Council’s Neighbourhood Development Plan

Published: 18 May 22

The Committee dates for the review and sign-off of the Final Draft of the Neighbourhood Development Plan have been scheduled. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL’S PROPOSED LOCATIONS FOR A PORTABLE SPEED INDICATOR DEVICE IN SEVENOAKS TOWN

Published: 13 May 22

Sevenoaks Town Council recently held a public consultation that invited local residents to comment on its proposed locations for a portable Speed Indicator Device in Sevenoaks Town. This was open for public comment between the dates of 9th March 2022 and 20th April 2022. Of 113 respondents, the following results were recorded for each proposed location: Read More...

Past Mayor Cllr Dr Merilyn Canet distributes Awards and presents fundraising cheque at the end of her Civic Year

Published: 11 May 22

At the Sevenoaks Town Annual Council meeting held on 9th May 2022 the outgoing Mayor, Cllr Dr Merilyn Canet, announced that Hinal Patel and her team of Volunteers at Sevenoaks Pharmacy be awarded the Mayor’s Award for 2021/22 for their outstanding contributions to the community of Sevenoaks, delivering vaccinations during the pandemic. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: TARMAC’S SEVENOAKS QUARRY PLANNING APPLICATION PROCESS STARTED

Published: 19 Apr 22

An Outline Application for Planning Permission for Tarmac to develop the Sevenoaks Quarry site on Bat and Ball Road has marked the beginning of the site’s development process. Slightly different from a Full Planning Application, an Outline Application has particular matters reserved, and provides detail only on unreserved matters. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: CONSULTATION FOR A PROPOSED SPEED INDICATOR DEVICE

Published: 9 Mar 22

Sevenoaks Town Council is planning to invest in a moveable Speed Indicator Device (SID), which will be periodically installed at three fixed locations within the Town. Read More...

Cllr Edward Waite

Published: 8 Mar 22

It is with great sadness that Sevenoaks Town Council reports on the death of Cllr Edward Waite who passed away this weekend. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: LOO OF THE YEAR

Published: 1 Mar 22

Sevenoaks Town Council entered the Loo of the Year Awards for the first time with its Bat & Ball Station platform public toilet as the entry. Read More...

Britain In Bloom 2022

Published: 17 Feb 22

Celebrating H.M. The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Literary Competition 2022 Read More...

Vaccine Clinic at Bat & Ball Centre

Published: 2 Feb 22

Sevenoaks Town Council is very pleased to welcome a mobile Covid-19 vaccination clinic, which will be sited in the car park at the Bat & Ball Centre Read More...

NEWS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town celebrates more awards

Published: 22 Dec 21

Sevenoaks Town receives more awards and maintains high standards of public health Read More...

PRESS RELEASE:: AWARDED GRANTS

Published: 22 Dec 21

Sevenoaks Town awarded £80,000 grants for play area improvements Read More...

NEWS RELEASE Local business discovers perfect volunteering opportunity at the Stag in Sevenoaks

Published: 22 Dec 21

Sevenoaks Town Council’s request for people to help with gardening in the Town has not gone unnoticed. One volunteer Bonnie Tarling, an employee of Solicitors Thackray Williams in Sevenoaks, has stepped forward to provide regular gardening help at the Stag and more specifically outside the Plaza suite. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council invites comments from the community on its Green Community Investment Plan

Published: 8 Dec 21

In November 2019 Sevenoaks Town Council resolved to make the following its No 1 Priority: • To recognise the Government and KCC declarations for aiming for Zero Carbon • To integrate this within the vision and throughout the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) and within the Town Council’s general operation (list of initiatives agreed). Read More...

Hope, the Suffragette made from Lego

Hope, the Suffragette made from Lego

Published: 22 Nov 21

In 2018 Sevenoaks Town Council placed a request with the House of Commons for Hope, the Suffragette made from Lego to visit Sevenoaks to commemorate the centenary of women receiving the vote. Unfortunately, due to the pandemic this was delayed until now. Read More...

REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE AT VINE WAR MEMORIAL

REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE AT VINE WAR MEMORIAL

Published: 9 Nov 21

11.00AM ON SUNDAY 14 NOVEMBER Read More...

Vegan Market back in Sevenoaks

Vegan Market back in Sevenoaks

Published: 8 Nov 21

Sevenoaks first Vegan Market was held in June 2021 and proved such a success that a second is to be held from 10.30am on Saturday 13th November. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Bat & Ball Station – upgraded facilities including a Ticket Machine

Published: 26 Oct 21

upgraded facilities including a Ticket Machine in addition to access to Platform 1 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: The Vine in Sevenoaks flies the flag as one of the country’s best parks

Published: 14 Oct 21

In a record-breaking year for the Green Flag Award, as the scheme marks its Silver Jubilee, The Vine is one of 2127 celebrating success today Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: COMPETITION FOR FREE WEDDING VENUE

PRESS RELEASE: COMPETITION FOR FREE WEDDING VENUE

Published: 6 Oct 21

Sevenoaks Town Council is inviting entries from local residents to a competition to have a free use of the new Bat & Ball Centre for a wedding venue. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council Inspires Young Nature Lovers

Sevenoaks Town Council Inspires Young Nature Lovers

Published: 27 Sep 21

Driving rain gave way to warm sunshine as children from Sevenoaks Day Nursery joined Mayor Cllr Dr Merilyn Canet open the Bug Hotel at the new Bat & Ball Centre on Monday 27 September. Read More...

Sevenoaks Wins GOLD!

Published: 22 Sep 21

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PRESS RELEASE: Merchant Navy Day

PRESS RELEASE: Merchant Navy Day

Published: 3 Sep 21

The Red Ensign flag was raised at The Vine today to commemorate Merchant Navy Day. Read More...

Bat & Ball Station Wins Urban Heritage Award

Bat & Ball Station Wins Urban Heritage Award

Published: 28 Jul 21

Urban Heritage Award Awarded to Bat & Ball Station at the National Railway Heritage Awards 2019 - Unveiling of plaques to take place 29th July 2021 Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council Planning Committee returns to in-person Meetings

Published: 28 Jul 21

Sevenoaks Town Council is happy to announce that the Planning Committee held their first in-person meeting since the beginning of the pandemic on Monday 26th July 2021 Read More...

Message to Rheinbach

Published: 19 Jul 21

MAYOR OF SEVENOAKS SENDS MESSAGE OF SYMPATHY AND SUPPORT TO OUR TWIN TOWN RHEINBACH AS THEY STRUGGLE TO COPE WITH DEVASTATING FLOODS Read More...

Planning Application Tracker incorporated into Sevenoaks Town Council’s website

Published: 19 Jul 21

As of Friday 21st May 2021, the Planning Committee Working Party has been exclusively trialling an Planning Application Tracker provided by HugoFox to the Sevenoaks Town website. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council invites grant applications from the local community

Published: 16 Jul 21

Do you need extra funding to help with voluntary projects within Sevenoaks Town? Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Youth Council Elections Open for nominations

PRESS RELEASE: Youth Council Elections Open for nominations

Published: 15 Jul 21

Sevenoaks Town Council opens up for applications for the next term of Youth Councillors for the town. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: COMMITMENT TO MAINTAINING THE HIGH STREET

PRESS RELEASE: COMMITMENT TO MAINTAINING THE HIGH STREET

Published: 30 Jun 21

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL PLANNING COMMITTEE (WORKING PARTY*) REITERATES ITS COMMITMENT TO MAINTAINING THE HIGH STREET AS A FULLY SERVICED VIABLE COMMERCIAL SPACE MEETING ALL THE NEEDS OF THE COMMUNITY Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Bat & Ball Centre in Constructing Excellence Awards Finals

PRESS RELEASE: Bat & Ball Centre in Constructing Excellence Awards Finals

Published: 23 Jun 21

The Bat & Ball Centre, designed by Theis + Khan Architects and remodelled and refurbished by BJF Group for Sevenoaks Town Council has made the finals of two Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards. Your vote could help right now! Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Business Hub Opening

PRESS RELEASE: Business Hub Opening

Published: 11 Jun 21

Sevenoaks Business Hub is located adjoining the Town Council Office in Bradbourne Vale Road. It provides five single private offices, thirteen hot desks, a meeting room, café/kitchen, and an outdoor deck. Read More...

Crosses laid at War graves by Mayor

Crosses laid at War graves by Mayor

Published: 24 May 21

The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Cllr Dr Merilyn Canet, today met with Sarah Nathaniel from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and Matt Ball, local historian, at Greatness Park Cemetery in Sevenoaks to lay crosses at the War graves and to learn about the new app released by the CWGC. Read More...

WORLD BEE DAY

Published: 24 May 21

Sevenoaks in Bloom is extending the green corridors in Sevenoaks to welcome more bees and pollinators. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL PLANNING COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED REFUSAL ON PLANNING APPLICATION GASHOLDER STATION, CRAMPTONS ROAD

Published: 12 May 21

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL PLANNING COMMITTEE (WORKING PARTY*) HELD ON 10TH MAY 2021 RECOMMENDED REFUSAL ON PLANNING APPLICATION 21/01254/FUL – SEVENOAKS GASHOLDER STATION, CRAMPTONS ROAD Read More...

Cllr Dr Merilyn Canet Mayor Elect

Published: 5 May 21

Councillor Dr Merilyn Canet has been elected the new Mayor of Sevenoaks on Tuesday 4th May 2021. Read More...

Kin Developments presentation to Sevenoaks Town Council, on behalf of SGN Place – regarding the Cramptons Road Gas Works Site Application

Published: 29 Apr 21

On Monday 26 th April 2021, the Planning Committee received a presentation from Steve Sanham of Kin Developments on behalf of SGN Place. During this presentation, it was confirmed that a Planning Application had been submitted to Sevenoaks District Council, following a pre-application consultation with them. Read More...

Neighbourhood Plan Final Draft Complete and available to view online

Published: 29 Apr 21

The final draft for the Sevenoaks Neighbourhood Development Plan has been completed and was posted on the Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan website on 12th April 2021. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council creates a Pop-Up Marketplace for Local Traders during May & June to help them trade whilst some pandemic restrictions remain in

Sevenoaks Town Council creates a Pop-Up Marketplace for Local Traders during May & June to help them trade whilst some pandemic restrictions remain in

Published: 1 Apr 21

Due to the generous offer from Sevenoaks District Council, Sevenoaks Town Council is able to create a Pop-Up Marketplace in the town centre which will enable traders to have pop up stalls, a pleasant seating and entertainment area. This will be open throughout May and June, Mondays to Saturdays. The project is also supported by the Sevenoaks Town Team. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Amended Planning Application Training received from Sevenoaks District Council

PRESS RELEASE Amended Planning Application Training received from Sevenoaks District Council

Published: 25 Mar 21

As a Statutory Consultee to Sevenoaks District Council on Planning Applications, Sevenoaks Town Council receive local Planning Applications and Amended Planning Applications to comment on and offer their recommendations to the District Council. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Neighbourhood Development Plan – Revised Timetable

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Neighbourhood Development Plan – Revised Timetable

Published: 25 Mar 21

At the Sevenoaks Town Council’s Planning Committee Meeting held on 22nd March 2021, the following timetable for progressing the Sevenoaks Neighbourhood Development Plan was approved: Read More...

News Release NATIONAL DAY OF REFLECTION

News Release NATIONAL DAY OF REFLECTION

Published: 23 Mar 21

On the inaugural Day of Reflection, on 23rd March 2021, to commemorate one year on from the first lock-down in 2020, the Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Sevenoaks, Cllr Nicholas Busvine OBE and Cllr Dr Merilyn Canet planted two yellow rose bushes in the newly formed memorial rose garden at the recently completed Bat & Ball Centre in Sevenoaks. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Clean Up Sevenoaks

PRESS RELEASE: Clean Up Sevenoaks

Published: 15 Mar 21

Sevenoaks Town Council is delighted to support Clean Up Sevenoaks who are organising an Equinox Spring Clean on the weekend of 20/21 March 2021. The Town Council has provided 100 litter-pickers for volunteers in Sevenoaks to use in this magnificent community project. Read More...

The Commonwealth flag to be flown in Sevenoaks

Published: 8 Mar 21

The Commonwealth flag will be flown in Sevenoaks on Monday 8 March to commemorate the Commonwealth’s shared values and history. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council awards grants to local voluntary organisations

Published: 4 Mar 21

Sevenoaks Town Council continues to financially assist local community groups and, through its Finance and General Purposes Committees, has awarded the following grants: Read More...

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council offers its support to Sevenoaks Town Football Club for its ambitious new Pavilion proposals

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council offers its support to Sevenoaks Town Football Club for its ambitious new Pavilion proposals

Published: 25 Feb 21

Sevenoaks Town Football Club has submitted ambitious plans for a new pavilion at Greatness Recreation Ground. The Planning Application is progressing through its normal statutory route. Read More...

News Release Sevenoaks in Bloom

Published: 25 Feb 21

The early bulbs are blooming and Spring is almost upon us. Sevenoaks Town will once again be entering the South & South East in Bloom competition with both The Vine and Upper High Street Gardens competing for awards. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE   Vine Cricket Ground – to re-open to public in March 2021

PRESS RELEASE Vine Cricket Ground – to re-open to public in March 2021

Published: 24 Feb 21

In September 2020 Town Councillors considered the request from Sevenoaks Cricket Club for urgent financial assistance to improve the Vine Cricket Ground, approximately 1.4 hectares and one of the oldest in the country. The intention is to re-open to the public on Wednesday 31st March 2021. Publicity and arrangements relating to this will be subject to public health guidelines at the time. Read More...

Press Release Parking Permits at Raleys Car Park for Low Paid Workers RALEYS CAR

Published: 8 Feb 21

For the past 8 years Sevenoaks Town Council has made provision in its Raleys Car Park for low paid retail workers in the Town. The Town Council is offering 35 parking permits at £50 per annum. Applications are invited from workers in Sevenoaks Town who meet the following criteria: Read More...

More Symptom-free Testing Sites Opening in Kent

Published: 12 Jan 21

Another five rapid-result coronavirus (COVID-19) testing sites for people who don’t have symptoms are opening in Kent, in addition to 14 centres already in operation. Read More...

TEMPORARY CONSTRUCTION VEHICULAR ACCESS FROM THE A225 INTO KNOLE PARK

Published: 26 Nov 20

Sevenoaks Town Council has recommended to approve temporary construction vehicular access from the A225 into Knole Park in order to carry out work on the water main network. Read More...

Press Release: Support for Consistent 30mph Speed Limit on A25 into Seal

Published: 24 Nov 20

Sevenoaks Town Council’s Planning Committee has resolved to support a consistent 30mph speed limit along the A25 into Seal. Read More...

Remembrance Day 2020:

Remembrance Day 2020:

Published: 14 Oct 20

Due to covid resrictions this year we are unable to hold a full Remembrance Day parade or public commemoration. See how you can still be involved. Read More...

WORK TO REPAIR CRICKET OUTFIELD AND PROTECT HERITAGE LANDSCAPE

WORK TO REPAIR CRICKET OUTFIELD AND PROTECT HERITAGE LANDSCAPE

Published: 21 Sep 20

At Sevenoaks Town Council’s Finance & General Purposes Committee held on 14th September 2020 Town Councillors considered the request from Sevenoaks Cricket Club for urgent financial assistance to improve the Vine Cricket Ground. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council awards grants to local voluntary organisations

Published: 18 Sep 20

Sevenoaks Town Council continues to financially assist local community groups and, through its Youth Services and Finance and General Purposes Committees, has awarded the following grants: Read More...

Sevenoaks ‘Fair Weather’ Live on the Vine Festival Raised £21,000

Published: 15 Sep 20

More than 3,500 people attended events over the eight-week festival, donating £21,000. The funds are to be split equally between the Save Our Stag fund, raising money to secure the future of the much-loved theatre and cinema, and the artists who performed at each event. Read More...

Funding for Number 8 Bus

Funding for Number 8 Bus

Published: 19 Aug 20

Sevenoaks Town Council welcomes continued support from Kent County Council via the ‘Funding for Supported Bus Services’ for its National Award-Winning No. 8 Bus Service Read More...

Press Release: VJ Day 75

Press Release: VJ Day 75

Published: 17 Aug 20

In Sevenoaks VJ Day 75, marking the end of the WW2 conflict, was commemorated on Saturday 15 August 2020. The Mayor, Cllr Nicholas Busine OBE, laid a wreath at the Vine War Memorial at eleven o’clock followed by a two minute silence. Read More...

Look out for Zero driving around the town. First Electric Van for Sevenoaks Town Council.

Look out for Zero driving around the town. First Electric Van for Sevenoaks Town Council.

Published: 13 Aug 20

In November 2019 Sevenoaks Town Council made Climate Change and Carbon Neutral initiatives a No 1 Priority. The priority will be included in consideration of all Town Council activities. Read More...

Sevenoaks Camera Club Annual Exhibition

Sevenoaks Camera Club Annual Exhibition

Published: 10 Aug 20

Sevenoaks Camera Club Annual Exhibition 1-31 August Read More...

Open air Theatre: The Wind in the Willows

Open air Theatre: The Wind in the Willows

Published: 5 Aug 20

Free entry to all performances, Starts at 2pm, show lasts 70 minutes. Please observe social distancing guidelines at all times Read More...

Socially Distanced Live On The Vine 2020 in aid of Stag Sevenoaks

Socially Distanced Live On The Vine 2020 in aid of Stag Sevenoaks

Published: 17 Jul 20

Sevenoaks Town Council is launching a family friendly fair-weather festival on the Vine Gardens this summer. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE First Electric Van for Sevenoaks Town Council

Published: 7 Jul 20

The new van is fully electric and covers 174 miles. The new electric van will be used by the Town Wardens who inspect play areas and carry out day to day tasks on the Town Council’s public open spaces. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Armed Forces Day 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Armed Forces Day 2020

Published: 29 Jun 20

ARMED FORCES DAY AT THE VINE SATURDAY 27 JUNE 2020 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Save Our Stag

Published: 11 Jun 20

The future of The Stag Theatre hangs in the balance as campaigners call for an urgent cash injection of £250,000. Without this level of funding the future for The Stag is bleak. Sevenoaks’ much-loved arts venue has been hard hit by the Government imposed closure during the Covid 19 crisis which began on March 21st, with costs continuing despite the doors being closed and not having any income. Read More...

VE Day 75

Published: 11 May 20

VE Day 75 – 8 May 2020 – Sevenoaks Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: First Grant Awarded

Published: 29 Apr 20

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL AWARDS FIRST GRANT FROM ITS £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND TO ASSIST VOLUNTARY GROUPS HELPING THE COMMUNITY DURING COVID 19 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Second Grant Awarded

Published: 29 Apr 20

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL AWARDS SECOND GRANT FROM ITS £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND TO ASSIST VOLUNTARY GROUPS HELPING THE COMMUNITY DURING COVID 19 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Third Grant Awarded

Published: 29 Apr 20

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL AWARDS THIRD GRANT FROM ITS £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND TO ASSIST VOLUNTARY GROUPS HELPING THE COMMUNITY DURING COVID 19 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Fourth Grant Awarded

Published: 29 Apr 20

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL AWARDS FOURTH GRANT FROM ITS £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND TO ASSIST VOLUNTARY GROUPS HELPING THE COMMUNITY DURING COVID 19 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Fifth Grant Awarded

Published: 29 Apr 20

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL AWARDS FIFTH GRANT FROM ITS £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND TO ASSIST VOLUNTARY GROUPS HELPING THE COMMUNITY DURING COVID 19 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Regeneration of Bat & Ball area Continues

Published: 29 Apr 20

Sevenoaks Town Council’s Regeneration of Bat & Ball area continues even during COVID 19 Read More...

Brightening up Sevenoaks

Published: 24 Apr 20

These dark times of Covid-19 will pass and summer days will come. The Town Council will be arranging for the annual floral hanging baskets to go up in the High Street and London Rd with bright golden colours. As a community it wold be wonderful to plant as many joyful flowers as possible to celebrate the summer. Read More...

VE Day 75

Published: 17 Apr 20

This date represents an important milestone in the history of our communities, our nation, and indeed the world. The 8th May 1945 was the day, 75 years ago, that peace broke out and brought an end to nearly six years of war. Read More...

Sevenoaks Town Council temporarily prohibits bonfires at its allotments in Quaker’s Hall Lane

Published: 14 Apr 20

Sevenoaks Town Council has made the decision to extend the period to prohibit bonfires at Quaker’s Hall Allotments until the 31st August 2020. Read More...

SDC Press Release: Staying at Home

Published: 8 Apr 20

Sevenoaks residents are being urged to follow Government guidelines this Easter bank holiday weekend and stay at home. Read More...

Press Release: Measures being taken during Coronavirus Pandemic

Published: 7 Apr 20

Sevenoaks Town Council continues where possible to exercise its responsibilities and delivering its obligations during Coronavirus pandemic – including making recommendations on Planning Applications. Read More...

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL CREATES £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND

Published: 26 Mar 20

SEVENOAKS TOWN COUNCIL CREATES £30,000 COMMUNITY RESILIENCE FUND TO ASSIST VOLUNTARY GROUPS HELPING THE COMMUNITY DURING COVID 19 CRISIS Read More...

House in the Basement Closure

Published: 26 Mar 20

Due to the decision to close schools, the Town Council believes it also sensible to close the House in the Basement Youth Café Read More...

Coronavirus COVID 19 Emergency Measures

Published: 23 Mar 20

Following the Prime Minister’s address to the nation on 23rd March 2020 all communal places within parks, such as playgrounds, skate parks, sports courts and outdoor gyms have been closed from today. Read More...

COVID-19 Scam Alert

Published: 18 Mar 20

Fraudsters are exploiting the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus to facilitate various types of fraud and cyber crime. Read More...

COVID-19 Message from the Mayor

Published: 17 Mar 20

Sevenoaks Town Council’s priority is to maintain public services and continue to support voluntary organisations wherever possible. Read More...

Sevenoaks Good Neighbour Volunteer

Published: 17 Mar 20

View the downloadable file for more information on how you can help those who are at risk during this time of anxiety around coronavirus. Read More...

Commonwealth Day

Published: 9 Mar 20

The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Councillor Nick Busvine, OBE and Town Councillors were delighted to be joined by Sevenoaks Air Cadets and Westerham Sea Cadets to raise the Commonwealth Day flag Read More...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Published: 3 Mar 20

Public Health England are updating the coronavirus page on the GOV.UK website daily with the latest information. Read More...

Easter Egg Appeal

Published: 3 Mar 20

Staff at the Sevenoaks Branch of Welham Jones are collecting Easter Eggs for local children who will be in hospital or care this Easter Read More...

Tree Planting at Greatness Recreation Ground

Published: 24 Jan 20

Councillors met at Greatness Rec. to plant 3 new trees Read More...

'Happy to Chat' at the Vine

Published: 24 Jan 20

On Wednesday 22nd January 2020, Cllr Nicholas Busvine OBE, Mayor of Sevenoaks, and Sophie Woods-Scawen, launched the ‘Happy to Chat Bench’. Read More...

Sevenoaks Youth Councillor Awarded Diana Legacy Award

Published: 11 Dec 19

Sevenoaks Youth Councillor Gabby Tan has been presented with two prestigious awards, set up in memory of Diana, Princess of Wales, and her belief that young people can change the world. Read More...

NRHA Award for Bat & Ball Stn.

Published: 11 Dec 19

HRH Princess Ann presented the Urban Heritage Award To Town Clerk, Linda Larter At the National Railway Heritage Awards, 2019 For Bat & Ball Station Restoration Read More...

Armed Forces Veterans Breakfast

Published: 22 Nov 19

The Mayor of Sevenoaks Cllr. Nicholas Busvine OBE held a breakfast open to all ex British Servicemen/Women Read More...

Remembrance Sunday Service

Published: 6 Nov 19

Join us in commemorating those who have given their lives for their country on this Sundays remembrance service Read More...

Press Release: Time Capsule Burial

Published: 1 Nov 19

The burying of a time capsule by Cllr Nicholas Busvine OBE Town Mayor and Sir Michael Fallon MP took place to commemorate the rebuilding of the Community Centre Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Bat & Ball Centre Time Capsule

Published: 23 Oct 19

Time capsule to be buried at Bat & Ball Community Centre site to commemorate the start of work on the site. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Julians Meadow Outdoor Gym

Published: 21 Oct 19

Newly installed gym equipment at Julians Meadow Read More...

Sevenoaks Christmas Lights Switch On

Published: 14 Oct 19

Friday 29th November 2019 6.00 to 8.30pm Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Frank Marshall Award

Published: 11 Oct 19

Bat & Ball Station Restoration Project joint winners of Sevenoaks Society’s 2019 Frank Marshall Award for Townscape Improvement Read More...

Linda Larter MBE: President of SLCC

Published: 3 Oct 19

Linda Larter MBE becomes the President of the SLCC Read More...

Lewis Project: Abbey Road

Published: 2 Oct 19

The lewis Project celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles 'Abbey Road' album in Sevenoaks Read More...

Bat & Ball Access Ramp

Published: 23 Sep 19

Bat & Ball Stn. Ramp opening 30th September Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: GRANTS AWARDED

Published: 20 Sep 19

Local organisations to gain grant funding from STC Read More...

SEVENOAKS IN BLOOM

Published: 17 Sep 19

Sevenoaks Town has been awarded Gold again this year in the South & South East in Bloom competition. Read More...

Sevenoaks Vintage Bus is back as part of the National Heritage Open Day

Published: 5 Sep 19

Sevenoaks Vintage Bus is back on 21st September 2019 as part of the National Heritage Open Day Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: FLYING THE RED ENSIGN

Published: 4 Sep 19

Merchant Navy Day – 3 September 2019 Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Pat Moore

Published: 15 Jul 19

The Mayor, Cllr Nicholas Busvine OBE, and Sevenoaks Town Council were very saddened to hear about the death of Pat Moore. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Installation of new access ramp

Published: 8 Jul 19

Sevenoaks Town Council completes its restoration of the exterior of the Vine Pavilion with the installation of new access ramp and refurbished sash windows. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: Armed Forces Day

Published: 21 Jun 19

ARMED FORCES DAY AT THE VINE SATURDAY 29TH JUNE Read More...

Youth Council Parliament Trip

Published: 21 Jun 19

Sevenoaks Youth Councillors visit House of Parliament and have private meeting with Rt. Hon Sir Michael Fallon MP Read More...

PRESS RELEASE NATIONAL REFILL SCHEME DAY 19TH JUNE 2019

Published: 19 Jun 19

NATIONAL REFILL SCHEME DAY 19TH JUNE 2019 PEOPLE OF SEVENOAKS URGED TO SHOW THEY’VE #GOT THE BOTTLE TO PREVENT PLASTIC POLLUTION Sevenoaks Read More...

New Outdoor Gym at Julian's Meadow

Published: 24 May 19

New outdoor gym at Julians Meadow Read More...

Sevenoaks In Bloom Best Dressed Window Competition

Published: 14 May 19

Enter into our Sevenoaks In Bloom Best Dressed Window Competition Read More...

New Mayor of Sevenoaks

Published: 14 May 19

At Sevenoaks Annual Council Meeting held on Monday 13 th May 2019 the outgoing Mayor, Cllr Roderick Hogarth handed over the Mayoral Chains and Robes to the incoming Mayor for Sevenoaks Cllr Nicholas Busvine OBE. Read More...

Love Your Local Market

Published: 2 May 19

Love Your Local Market 2019 Read More...

Independent Shopping Day

Published: 1 May 19

Sevenoaks Town Partnership would like to highlight the fantastic array of independent shops we have in our Town and the great items they have to offer visitors to the area. Read More...

2019 Business Awards now open for nominations

Published: 29 Apr 19

For the seventh year Sevenoaks Town Partnership will be running the Business Awards to celebrate and promote the successful businesses in the town. Read More...

New play equipment at Pontoise

Published: 10 Apr 19

Sevenoaks Town Council are pleased to announce that thanks to a grant obtained from Enovery Community Trust new equipment has been installed at Pontoise Play Area. Read More...

PLASTIC FREE SEVENOAKS

Published: 4 Apr 19

Pledge to phase out single use plastic in Sevenoaks town. Read More...

Chevening National Garden Scheme

Published: 2 Apr 19

Chevening Gardens will be open this summer on Sunday, 2 June 2019 in support of the National Gardens Scheme to raise money for nursing and caring charities. Read More...

Talks & Demos at Wellbeing Show 2019

Published: 27 Mar 19

During the event we have the following talks/demonstrations available at the House in the Basement Youth Café, downstairs from the main event space. Read More...

RIBA Awards - Bat & Ball Station Shortlisted

Published: 19 Mar 19

RIBA Awards - Bat & Ball Station Shortlisted Read More...

Friends of Upper High Street Gardens

Published: 18 Mar 19

Become a Friend of the Upper High Street Gardens Read More...

HITB Funding

Published: 14 Mar 19

HITB receives further local funding Read More...

Bligh's Market Closed 16th March due to High Winds

Published: 14 Mar 19

Bligh's Market Closed 16th March due to High Winds Read More...

Wednesday Market closed 13.03.2019

Published: 12 Mar 19

Wednesday market closed 13.03.2019 due to High Winds Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: STP launches Save our Vintage Bus Campaign

Published: 28 Feb 19

At the Sevenoaks Town Partnership meeting held on 27th February members representing organisations from all sectors of the community voted unanimously to start a campaign to keep the iconic Vintage Bus operational to Knole in Sevenoaks during the summer months. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: BUSINESS SHOW SPONSORS

Published: 26 Feb 19

The annual Sevenoaks Town Partnership Business Show returns to the Stag Plaza on Friday 26th April from 10am till 2pm. With over 30 businesses exhibiting and free entry this is a networking event not to be missed. Read More...

Anti-Litter Campaign

Published: 19 Feb 19

Become a Sevenoaks Litter Hero and join our Anti-Litter Campaign Read More...

Charity Firewalk

Published: 4 Feb 19

Press Release - Charity Firewalk on the Vine Gardens Read More...

Pontoise Park Play Area

Published: 10 Jan 19

Sevenoaks Town Council are pleased to announce refurbishment works will be carried out at Pontoise Play Area Read More...

The 'Sevenoaks Refill Scheme'

Published: 4 Jan 19

It is widely reported and acknowledged that plastic pollution is a world wide problem, in the News and documentaries such as Blue Planet. Sevenoaks Town Partnership want the businesses and people of Sevenoaks to help reduce this problem. Read More...

Youth Council Work Opportunities

Published: 4 Jan 19

information for local young people to find out where they can access work opportunities in the Sevenoaks area. Read More...

Charter Oaks Ceremony

Published: 20 Nov 18

Charter Oaks Ceremony Read More...

Small Business Saturday

Published: 20 Nov 18

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY COMPETITION WINNERS Read More...

Transport Planning People's Choice Awards

Published: 14 Nov 18

Transport Planning People's Choice Awards Read More...

Parking Permit Application Form

Published: 12 Nov 18

Applications for Raleys Parking Permits Read More...

Raleys Parking Permits

Published: 12 Nov 18

Press Release Raleys Parking Permits Read More...

Michael Portillo to attend the Preview Event at Bat & Ball Station

Published: 6 Nov 18

Refurbishment of the Bat & Ball Station Building Michael Portillo to attend the Preview Event being held to thank volunteers and supporters of the project. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE-Sevenoaks in Bloom 2018 results in South & South East in Bloom Competition

Published: 14 Sep 18

Sevenoaks Town Council is delighted to announce its success this year and thanks all of the volunteers, partners and staff who have made this possible. Read More...

PRESS RELEASE – The Vine

Published: 3 Sep 18

We all have a favourite park and now’s the time to vote for yours. Read More...

Bat & Ball Station Website Launch

Published: 31 Aug 18

The new Bat & Ball Station Restoration project website Read More...

Summer Play Dates

Published: 23 Aug 18

PRESS RELEASE - Fantastic Free Summer Play Dates by Sevenoaks Town Council Read More...

FESTIVAL FOR ALL

Published: 20 Aug 18

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Green Flag Award for The Vine

Published: 23 Jul 18

PRESS RELEASE The Vine in Sevenoaks is recognised as one of the UK’s very best green spaces Read More...

Mayor's Cocktail Party 2018

Published: 19 Jul 18

The Mayor of Sevenoaks, Cllr Roderick Hogarth, held the annual Mayoral cocktail party in the historic setting of Knole House in Sevenoaks Read More...

Sevenoaks Remembers

Published: 17 Jul 18

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks to remember World War One through new arts festival Read More...

Live on the Vine Returns!

Published: 10 Jul 18

Live on the Vine - 20th July - end of summer term festival Read More...

Armed Forces Day

Published: 26 Jun 18

PRESS RELEASE Armed Forces Day 2018 Read More...

WW1 Commemoration

Published: 13 Jun 18

PRESS RELEASE Sevenoaks Town Council Plan’s to commemorate WW1 Read More...

Cafe on the Vine obtains 5* Rating

Published: 3 May 18

PRESS RELEASE popular Cafe on the Vine receives 5* rating Read More...

Ribbon of Poppies

Published: 9 Apr 18

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks in Bloom will participate in the national scheme Read More...

Youth Café to receive £10,000

Published: 2 Mar 18

Sevenoaks Town Council is delighted to announce that it will be receiving a £10,000 Read More...

Grants awarded

Published: 6 Feb 18

PRESS RELEASE: Sevenoaks Town Council awards grants to local community groups. Read More...