Ightham Parish Council has 9 councillors; each elected to serve for a 4-year term. The councillors are unpaid and work within a strict Code of Conduct. The council forms the first tier of local government and has a duty and powers to administrate various aspects of village life including planning.

The parish council meets on the third Tuesday of each month in Ightham Village Hall at 7.15 pm, members of the public are welcome to attend. The parish council receives its funding from Tonbridge & Malling BC The members of the parish council are shown below along with the Clerk to whom all matters concerning the council should be addressed.

Officer Name Responsibilities Houses

Oldbury Lane, Oldbury Close, Cobs Close, Spring Lane and Upper Spring Lane.

88 houses (approx)

Fen Pond Road, Fen Meadow, Celcon & Ightham Sandpits.

85 houses (approx)

Borough Green Road with cul-de-sacs, A25 by-pass and Chapel Row/View & Recreation Ground to A25 and Dark Hill Road area.

86 houses (approx)

The Street, Trycewell Lane, Busty Lane, A227 to Rectory Lane.

83 houses (approx)

Redwell Lane, Nutfields.

95 houses (approx)
(Vice Chairman)

Rectory Lane, Common Road, A.25 from footbridge to Common Road, Sandy Lane (Ightham), Old Lane

88 houses (approx)

Mote Road, High Cross Road, Stone Street Road, Coach Road (Ivy Hatch), Pine Tree Lane.


62 houses (Approx)

A227 from Rectory Lane to Parish boundary. Back Lane, Ismays Road (Ightham and Ivy Hatch) with Tebbs Way.

86 houses (approx)
WILLINGHAM, RG Styants Bottom Road (and Oldbury Hill), A25 from Copthall Road and Sandy Lane (Ivy Hatch). 72 houses (approx)
Parish Clerk Mrs SARAH HUSEYIN (01732) 886402

Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

K J Mitchem
R G Willingham
D W Hall
S R Brierley
A McKenna
P A Cracknell
M Holden
J Brewer
S Burgham

Website Coordinator:

For website amendments and corrections please contact the Parish Clerk:

Borough Councillors:

Robin Betts and Martin Coffin
Robin Betts will have responsibility for Ightham Matters.

Kent County Councillor:

Our Kent County Councillor for the Malling West Ward is:
Valerie Dagger
01732 811080

Member of Parliament:

Our MP for the constituency of Tonbridge and Malling is:
Tom Tugendhat

Kent County Council

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