Category Archives: Waste

15/10 ENVIRONMENT MEETING

As I mentioned in my last post, I set up a meeting last Tuesday night to discuss possible environmental initiatives in the village. In total 12 people attended – including representatives from the Agricola Club, the Allotments, the Children’s Playing … Continue reading

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YARD SALE – THE FACTS

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Yard Sale yesterday. The ‘organisers’ agreed that it was a good start, a good basis on which to plan next year’s event. In total 22 households in Wye put things out to sell. … Continue reading

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WYE YARD SALE

Last week Wye residents may have noticed a number of posters appearing on lamp posts and village noticeboards advertising a community ‘YARD SALE’ on July 21. They may also have noticed that they have for the most part been taken … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES – 8

The new waste contract begins next week (on Thursday 11 July). For more details on recycling please visit the waste page on the Ashford Borough Council (ABC) website. ABC have given permission for the Kempe Centre to be used as … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES – 7

I couldn’t attend last week’s parish council meeting so these are the recollections of others who were there: the parish council is to write a response to Imperial College to let them know that we are still considering the Wye3 … Continue reading

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RECYCLING REPORT

I’ve previously written on this blog about the imminent new waste contract – and specifically as to whether we as a village should support the new corporate contractor (Biffa) or our existing local waste company (Wyecycle). With the new contract … Continue reading

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9.30 pm

I wrote last week that I expected the annual parish meeting to be quite a long drawn-out affair but in the event we were through by 9.30. Nobody lost their temper. There were no tears. Instead there seemed a silent … Continue reading

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