Vacancy for Part-time Assistant Clerk

Assistant Clerk – 10 hours per week. This interesting and varied position supports two committees and the Clerk of the Ash Parish Council of 11 councillors. The Assistant Clerk will work from home, and he/she will need to be effective working on their own initiative as well as being part of a team.  He/she must […]

Free Youth Club – Pie Factory Music Friday afternoons

Pie Factory Music  Free Youth Club Ash Village Hall every Friday from 16th Feb – 23rd March 2018 4.15 – 5.45 pm. For young people aged 8 + Music, Sport, Information, Support & Guidance

Consultation on Parking Charges at DDC The Street Car Park, Ash

At the recent Dover District Council Cabinet meeting held on Monday 15th January 2018, it was decided to consult with the four rural Parish Councils on whether or not to introduce parking charges at the Dover District Council Car Parks in Ash (The Street), Eastry, St Margaret’s at Cliffe and Wingham. Ash Parish Councillors and […]

Ash Bowls Club Welcomes New Members

Are you looking for a friendly club atmosphere where you can get a warm welcome either on your own or as a family. Ash Bowling Club This is the place to be, we are a local club with excellent facilities for both lawn bowls in the summer and short mat bowls indoors in the winter. […]

Ash Heritage Centre Web-site

Ash Heritage Centre – web-site The local historical archive is based at the Ash Village Hall, Queen’s Road, Ash. The Centre archives old photographs and artefacts and you are welcome to visit to view them.  The Centre is open every Saturday 10am – 12 noon.  The Centre organises two talks a year on a Thursday […]

Contacting Kent Police – crime & non-emergency incidents

Contacting Kent Police – go to the Kent Police web-site for details of the best way to contact Kent Police.  There is also information on locally reported incidents and other information about different types if services. The website address is: Non-emergency / general enquiries including contacting your PCSO, can be done by e-mail.  The […]

Twinning with Templemars April 2017

On Saturday 29th April 2017, the village of Ash was twinned with the small French village of Templemars.  Nearly sixty people from Templemars came by coach to witness the signing at St Nicholas Church, Ash.  This was followed by a short tour of the village and the two schools.  The visitors were most taken with […]

New Ash Players Needs You!

Do you fancy making new friends and having fun? Are you good at making things, singing, dancing, bossing people about or mucking in? We need actors, stage hands, front of house, wardrobe designers, techies and enthusiastic helpers for next year’s Panto  ‘Cinderalla’. If so, please contact Tony Jones on 01304 812 076 or

Educational Grants for Autumn 2017

The Cartwright, Godfrey & Kelsey Charity have funds available to enable them to offer a Book Grant to any young people who live in the parish of Ash and who intend to start a full-time university academic course beginning in the autumn of 2017.  This also applies to those who may be starting a full-time […]

Help us to grow Guiding in Ash

Ash Guides have successfully grown over the last year.  We have also worked on developing and growing the ASH RANGER unit.  To sustain and continue to grow, we need some more help.  If you would be interested in helping with Guides or Rangers, or know anyone who might be, please come and talk to us […]