Marden is situated approximately 8 miles South of the County Town of Maidstone. The Parish of Marden, which includes Chainhurst, consists of mainly mixed farming and has a population of just over 4000. It is in an area renowned for the growing of apples.
Marden Parish Council - The office, situated to the left of the Memorial Hall (ground floor office), is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am to 12noon.
A new facility available on Site Pages is for a "Parish Noticeboard" where organisations etc can advertise events around the village. If you are interested in using this facility and would like your event added please contact Alison on 01622 832305.
PARISH NEWSLETTER - The Spring edition of Marden Parish Council's newsletter is now available online - click here to download - hard copies will be posted or delivered to parish residences over the next two weeks. If you do not receive one please let Alison know in the Parish Office.
Please note the last date for organisations to advertise in relevant newsletters for 2013 are:
10th May / 9th August / 24th October
A notice board has been installed in Chainhurst at the junction of Hunton Road and Raynham Villas. This will be to advertise Parish Council meetings and events but if any Marden village organisation wishes to advertise an event please email a poster/information to the Parish Clerk who will arrange for it to be placed on the board.
New Trading Standards Messages have been received - see under Site Pages