Gorrell Ward Hustings hosted by Whitstable society

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Fri, 17/04/2015 - 10:50

Hustings election meeting for Gorrell Ward (incl. the old Harbour Ward) at 6.30 PM on Friday 24th April at St Johns, the Methodist Church in Argyle Rd

(see Hustings 2015 for a list of Candidates.)

The Whitstable Society will host a ward hustings for Gorrell Ward at 6.30 PM on Friday 24th April at St Johns, the Methodist Church in Argyle Rd.

Gorrell Ward is the combination of most of the old Gorrell Ward and the now defunct Harbour Ward. This may be the first ever ward hustings in Whitstable.

Estuary View Planning Application - Whitstable Society Draft Response

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 12:00

The hybrid planning application CA//14/02339: Estuary View Business Park plots and land next to Chaucer Business Park – Developer George Wilson Developments and Kimberley Developments.

This so called ‘hybrid’ planning application is for various additional medical/care facilities at Estuary View, with access via the existing roundabout on the Old Thanet Way, and a new retail park on a separate site to the east (on the Long Reach side) using a new junction on the Old Thanet Way.


Whitstable Society Draft Response to proposed Committee System for Canterbury City Council

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Mon, 17/11/2014 - 12:00

These are the views of the Whitstable Society on what is needed in the new committee system. 24/9/14

The spectrum of decisions from very local to District
The new system and consideration of it needs to recognise and explicitly deal with the fact that decisions vary from:
1) those of consequence to one or a small group of people or a small area which can be equitably and efficiently dealt with by very local consultation without even the need to go near a committee.

Canterbury City Council Draft Local Plan - Public information evening 1st July 2014

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Fri, 20/06/2014 - 10:20

The council recently advertised, in the local press and on the council’s web-site, some public information evenings on the Local Plan, around the district. They have reminded us of the dates and locations of the next events.

The Whitstable session is on:
Tuesday 1 July - at the Whitstable Community College CT5 1PX


Annual General Meeting - 19th February 2014

Submitted by whitsocadmin on Sun, 09/02/2014 - 16:35

The 2014 AGM took place at the members meeting on the 19th February.

The details can be seen on the News page of this website, a couple of minor changes to the constitution were approved and the amended version can be accessed from the About Us page.

Subs are now due for next year - a renewal/application form can be printed from this website on the membership page.