New Railings for Staplehurst

Staplehurst Parish Council are very happy with their newly refurbished railings in the town thanks to a £1,614 KCC member grant from Councillor Eric Hotson. The railings were originally installed over 20 years ago as safety measure for pedestrians in an area where the footpath is higher than the road. They haven’t been painted since…

Nifty knitters get purling for premature babies

Nifty knitters at a Knit and Natter group have created 50 blankets, hats and jumpers for babies born prematurely. The group, which runs out of Staplehurst library every Tuesday, consists of eight members who have been working tirelessly to create the woolly wonders. They were handed over to Neonatal Unit Manager Julia Moat at Tunbridge…