Kent Highways Services

They deal with most of the roads in Kent except the motorways and truck roads, such as the A21. If you spot a fault, such as a new pothole, or want to obtain more information then you can call them on 08458 247800, twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. Visit Site

Maidstone Borough Council

The site of Digital Maidstone… invaluable for planning issues, waste collection, council tax and benefits and many other local matters. Visit Site

South East England Development Agency

The South East England Development Agency (SEEDA), as the Regional Development Agency for the South East, is responsible for the sustainable economic development and regeneration of the South East of England – the driving force of the UK’s economy. Visit Site

South East Water

They provide the water supplies to Barming (but Southern Water deal with waste water). Their website contains many useful articles about the water supply and gives full details of any current restrictions on supply e.g. the use of hosepipes and water sprinklers etc. Visit Site

Southern Water

As indicated above, Southern Water is responsible for removing all waste water from the area. If any problems arise, such as blocked mains sewers, etc, then Southern Water can be contacted at their 24 hour call centre on 0845 278 0845. Visit Site

Trading Standards – Buy With Confidence

Kent County Council have launched a new scheme called ‘Buy with Confidence. The aim of the scheme is to help consumers by providing a list of traders with proven reliability and to make life harder for the rogue traders. To find out more please visit the website through this link or contact Consumer Direct on […]

Trading Standards – Homepage

Trading Standards issue details regarding rogue traders operating in the area, together with postal, telephone and email scams To keep up to date with advice issues, or to find out more about Trading Standards, visit their website using this link. Visit Site