Views of Ash and St Nicholas Church.  Photographs taken by Richard Palmer

Welcome to the Parish of Ash (in Dover District)

The next Ash Parish Council Meeting will be held on Monday 7th August, 7.30pm

at the Library, Ash Village Hall, Queen’s Road, ASH CT3 2BG. 

Please click here to see the current and previous minutes and agenda of the Council.

Reports from the Ash Annual Parish Meeting held on Monday 10th April 2017 are available on the Minutes pages.

Guide to the information on this web-site 

Or use the search facility (at the top right hand corner) if you know what you want to find.

The Parish Council pages have information about your councillors for Ash Parish, Dover District, Kent County Councillors and your local MP.  It also explains how your local council works, when meetings are held and how it differs from the next level of government Dover District Council.  You can also see the Council’s Policies and Procedures, Finance Reports, Annual Budget and the Annual Audit Returns and Right to Inspect Accounts.  Minutes and agenda of the Parish Council monthly meetings are also under this section.

The Ash NDP (Neighbourhood Development Plan) pages have information about events that you can get involved in and what residents have already told the Council about their Vision for Ash.  There is general information about Ash which will be included in the NDP. You can also read what the committee has discussed and what will be taking place at their meetings which you are most welcome to attend.

Local Information takes you to a number of pages about:  Emergency Numbers including the police, the PCSO, Dover Community Safety Unit, UK Power Network (Electricity), Gas & Water Utilities
– where to find local Family History Records held either in Ash or at Canterbury Cathedral.
-local schools and churches, charities and services are listed on Local Services
Local Groups in the parish that meet weekly or monthly from the Brownies to the WI
-all local sports clubs are listed on Sports Groups
-the Doctors’ Surgery services and opening times, other health and welfare services that you may need such as the Chemist are on Welfare Services
-Services Provided by DDC and KCC including problems with roads, street lights, fly tipping, and rights of way (footpaths)
– the  map of the Parish of Ash which is the area covered by the civil Parish Council of Ash and is not the same area as covered by the Church of England Parochial Parish Council of St Nicholas Church.

Planning takes you to pages which show the planning applications that the Parish Council have considered.

July & August 2017
Parish Council Meetings

Monday 7th August, 7.30pm Ash Parish Council monthly meeting, The Library, Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash

Planning Applications That Were Considered at the Ash PC Meeting Mon 3rd July, 2017

17/00702 Conversion to single residential dwelling, associated car parking and landscaping. Land Fronting, 92A The Street, Ash, CT3 2AA

17/00581 Erection of a detached building incorporating garage, home office and Cardiac Rehabilitation Gym (existing garage to be demolished). Morella Villa, Durlock Road, Ash, CT3 2HU

17/00672 Prior approval for conversion of barn to dwelling house. Barn at land adjacent to Bride Farm, Richborough Road, Sandwich, CT3 2NJ

 17/00657 Prior approval for a proposed change of use of an agricultural building to two residential dwellings. Barn ‘A’, Goss Hall, Gosshall Lane, Ash, CT3 2AN

 17/00313 Change of use of barn into two residential dwellings. Unit 3 and access, West View Farm, Cop Street, Ash, CT3 2DN

 17/00656 Change of use and conversion of agricultural building into a residential dwelling, erection of a single storey side extension and creation of parking and landscaping  (part demolition of existing extension) Site at Sunrise, Cop Street, Ash, CT3 2DL

17/00592 Fell one poplar tree. St Nicholas’s Church, The Street, Ash, CT3 2EN.

17/00743 Erection of a detached garage. Woodbine Cottage, Coombe Lane, Ash, CT3 2BS

17/00710  Installation of 3 no. roof lights, insertion of window to first floor south elevation, wall vent to west elevation and installation of new and replacement rainwater goods with cast iron. 61 The Street, Ash, CT3 2EN (Listed consent considered at 5 June meeting)

17/00152 Re-advertisment: Erection of a two storey side extension, first floor and two storey rear extension, balcony with balustrade, additional brick skin to the front and side elevation, new roof, and front porch (existing roof, conservatory, kitchen and porch to be demolished). Lime Tree Cottage, East Street, Ash, CT3 2DA

APP/X2220/W/17/3174640 Prior approval for the change of use from storage (use Class B*) to residential dwelling (Use class C3). Units 1 & 2 former Colds Stores, East Street Farm, east Street, Ash CT3 2DA




Upper Goldstone Farm House
Cop Street
Tel: 01304 812 121



5 Fairview Road
Elvington, Nr Dover
CT15 4EP
Tel: 01304 832 909