Sep-20 Parish Council meeting – revised information

An Ordinary Meeting of the Parish Council will be held remotely on Wednesday 30th September 2020 at 7.30 pm Parishioners wishing to join the Meeting for Item 3 Public discussion please email the Clerk on for joining instructions

A note about The Royal Oak in Upstreet

21st September 2019 Finally, I can updated you on the position of The Royal Oak and its future. As you may know, I had agreed to sell the property to a businessman that I have known for many years. However even though at a financial cost to me I felt the need to change the […]

Upstreet phone box and bus shelter: restored to glory

Chislet Parish Council has recently adopted the phone box in Upstreet and organised its refurbishment along with the nearby bus shelter. Click on the pictures to expand. We hope you like the difference. To find out more about our activities, come along to Parish Council meetings which are typically held on the third Thursday of […]

Chislet adopts its Upstreet phone box

Chislet Parish Council has adopted the phone box in Upstreet outside the Post Office / shop to save it from being removed by BT. It had been vandalised often and BT was no longer willing to maintain it and would have removed it otherwise. The Parish Council will soon be arranging for it to be […]

Defibrillator in Upstreet

Sudden Cardiac Arrest happens to people of all ages and survival rates across the UK vary from 2-12%. A Sudden Cardiac Arrest victim’s chance of survival increases significantly from around 5% to 75% if they receive good CPR combined with therapy delivered by a Heart Defibrillator within the first 3 minutes after a Cardiac Arrest. […]

Feb/Mar/Apr PC meetings to be held in Hersden Community Centre

PLEASE NOTE – CHANGE OF VENUE The February March and April Meetings will be held at 7.30pm at Hersden Community Centre, The Avenue, Hersden, CT3 4HL   21st February 21st March 18th April   May – December Meetings – Venue to be confirmed   16th May 20th June 18th July 15th August 19th September 17th […]

January Council Meeting – venue TBC

Due to circumstances beyond our control we are unable to hold the monthly PC meeting in the Chislet Centre on Thurs 17th Jan. We are currently looking for an alternative venue. If we are unable to find a suitable venue we will have to postpone the meeting. Please keeping checking the website for updates on […]

Burglary in Upstreet

A burglary took place in the small hours of Boxing day. One of the old terraced houses in Island Road Upstreet between the Royal Oak and Hamilton’s nursing home was entered via an unlocked back door. Televisions, computer equipment and jewellery were taken. Police are asking if anything suspicious or a vehicle being loaded was […]