Welcome to Herne & Broomfield Parish.

       Herne sign  Herne Mill 2000.  Smugglers Cottages, Herne April 2000

       Broomfield sign  St Martin's Herne Church Tower 2003  Broomfield United Reformed Church, Margate Road  Broomfield Pond

 Our Parish Council is at the heart of our Community

run by local people for local people

The Parish is situated to the north of the City of Canterbury in Kent. The seaside town of Herne Bay is the other side of the A299, Thanet Way that marks the northern boundary of the parish. Greenhill, part of Herne Bay, lies to the west, the parishes of Hoath and Chislet are to the east and Sturry parish is to the South.

Introduction to Herne and Broomfield.pdf

Parish Clerk: Monica Blyth.

The Parish Office, Herne Mill, Mill Lane, Herne, Kent CT6 7DR. 
Telephone number 01227 742700, 
Email: clerk@hbparishcouncil.co.uk  



Please note the parish council office may be closed if the clerk is called out to deal with urgent matters or needs to attend a meeting elsewhere.

Usual opening hours are Monday to Friday 9.15 am to 1 pm.

(answer phone on at all other times.)

Please phone before you travel, in case the office is closed.

Documents – Residents who wish to examine any of the councils documents or planning applications are advised to phone first to save a wasted journey. The Parish Council's Freedom of Information Guide is available here.

Parish Councillor's contact details.pdf

Meetings – Residents are able to attend any full council or committee meetings and may ask a question during the public adjournment session on items on the agenda or at the chairman's discretion. Full council meetings are normally held on the second Thursday of the month. Most meetings are usually held at The Wootton Room at Herne Mill. Please consult the parish notice boards for agendas or the Minutes and Agendas link on this page

Herne & Broomfield Parish Council was awarded Quality Status in February 2006 and re-accredited in 2010.

Latest Community Newsletter.pdf 


Herne Community Centre For Hire adjacent to School Lane Car Park from £9 per hour

  Facilities Include:

 Small kitchen
 16 large tables
 4 small tables
 100 chairs
 New access ramp and doors installed

 Improved heating and outside lighting.
 Community Centre web site: http://www.hernecommunitycentre.co.uk


 For bookings and enquiries please contact Alan King on phone: 01227 374217 mobile: 07957 542192

or Email: alanrkinggm@gmail.com    


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The Plough Inn, Broomfield 2003 St Martin's Horse Chestnut Trees 2010 Multi-games ball-court Broomfield Community Park May 2010

BMX track at Broomfield May 2008 Parsonage Farm House Broomfield Pond

Bluebells in Beacon wood