Highways, Transportation & Waste~ Operational Impact Warning

Highways, Transportation & Waste **Operational Impact Warning** Date: Tuesday 7th August 2018 Time: 14.51   Warnings Issued:  Headline: Thunderstorms may develop this afternoon and evening, lasting overnight into early Wednesday. Where these occur, they may lead to surface water flooding, difficult driving conditions, disruption to transport, as well as impacts from lightning, hail and gusty […]

Agricultural odours advice

The recent hot weather means local farmers will be harvesting some crops slightly earlier  this year, which means organic matter will be spread on to fields over the coming weeks. During the summer months (after harvesting), local councils usually receive complaints concerning agricultural odours. Generally, the most common source of odour complaints relate to the […]

Heatwave warning increased for vulnerable Kent residents

Heatwave warning increased for vulnerable Kent residents The heatwave alert for Kent has been ramped up again, leading to advice for vulnerable residents such as the old, the very young, and people with chronic or severe illness who could be at extra risk. The level three warning means high temperatures have been reached and the […]

Swale’s help for dog owners

Swale’s help for dog owners Dog owners can make sure they’re staying on the right side of the law by getting their precious pet microchipped for free next month. Swale Borough Council will be offering a free microchipping amnesty event  at Art in the Park in Milton Creek Country Park on Sunday 11 August. It […]