Kent County Council Warden


is the KCC Warden for Ash, Eastry and Sandwich and started in June 2018. 

His mobile number is 07811 271 299

His e-mail address is:

KCC Wardens are the link between our community and Kent County Council, Dover District Council and the Police. They work Monday to Friday and they:

  • can tackle low-level crime and antisocial behaviour (such as graffiti, littering, fly tipping and vandalism)
  • can take names and addresses and control traffic
  • are a reassuring uniformed presence
  • are fully trained to the Community Safety Accreditation Scheme before starting their work
  • encourage communities to work together and make things better for everyone
  • work closely with Kent Police and other professional authorities
  • talk with local people, offering information and advice
  • take part in local community activities.

They don’t make arrests.


28 April 2015

On 27th April 2015, KCC Warden Bob Priestley told the Annual Parish Meeting he is taking voluntary redundancy offered by KCC.  His last day as the local Warden for Ash is Friday 1st May. The Chairman thanked Bob for his many years of support to the Ash community and Bob left the meeting to a round of applause.