Welcome to May's issue of Ashford Voice
Welcome to May's issue of Ashford Voice!
In this month’s issue, we have lots of exciting news stories including how ultra-fast broadband is coming to Ashford and where to park for free in Ashford and Tenterden over the late May bank holiday, plus see how we are supporting a sustainable future and green travel by maintaining our electric vehicle charging points across the borough.
What’s more, we have a special elections feature where readers can get the low down on the recent Kent County Council elections, plus find out who the candidates are for this years’ General Election. as well as important dates in the diary if you wish to register and take part in the ballot.
What’s more, we have a special elections feature where readers can get the low down on the recent Local Elections, as well as note important dates in the diary if they wish to register and take part in the ballot.
The buzz is building for the opening of the new Ashford College Campus in September, and we’ve got a collection of photos to share with you. In addition, we have a special interview speaking with one of Ashford College’s very proactive and dedicated students where we find out about student life and what it takes to be Student Governor.
We also announce the winners from the council’s e-billing competition where residents had the chance of winning £500 by registering to receive their annual council tax bill electronically.
From composting your own garden waste, to growing your own organic vegetables, we show you some easy ways you can be more green and eco-friendly! Plus we’ve got a tasty recipe using seasonal vegetables for keen cooks to try out.
There are plenty of local events happening this month so make sure you check out the What’s On section too.
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