Big Conversation – Rural Transport

ent County Council Big Conversation Programme  will develop potential new delivery models for rural transport. KCC will be starting their public consultation on 13 June until 7 August.

KCC will be holding 11 public meetings between 7.00pm and 9.00pm to explain the potential ideas and encourage feedback from residents. Details of the public meetings are also set out in the attached KCC Briefing Note and also in the KCC press release .

Public Meetings

 KCC will  be facilitating public meetings in each district (except for a joint meeting for Dartford and Gravesham) that will take place between 19:00 and 21:00. This is an opportunity for members, residents and other stakeholders to attend. The dates and venues are as follows:


  • Dover District – Tuesday 19th June

Dover Town Hall, The Maison Dieu, Biggin Street Dover CT16 1DL

  • Thanet District –Thursday 21st June

The Centre Birchington Alpha Road, Birchington CT7 9EG

  • Gravesham/Dartford Borough’s – Tuesday 26th June

Elite Venue Centre – Dunkirk Close, Gravesend DA12 5ND

  • Sevenoaks District – Wednesday 4th July

Stag Theatre, London Rd, Sevenoaks TN13 1ZZ

  • Tonbridge and Malling Borough – Thursday 5th July

Borough Green Village Hall, Borough Green, TN15 8DG

  • Canterbury District – Tuesday 10th July

University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NZ

  • Ashford Borough – Wednesday 11th July

Homewood School, Tenterden, TN30 6L

  • Folkestone & Hythe District – Thursday 12th July

St Mary’s Bay Village Hall, Romney Marsh, TN29 OSW

  • Tunbridge Wells Borough – Tuesday 17th July

The High Weald Academy, Cranbrook TN17 2PJ

  • Swale Borough – Wednesday 18th July

UK P Leisure, Avenue of Remembrance, Sittingbourne ME10 4DE

  • Maidstone Borough – Thursday 19th July

Lecture Theatre, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ