Archive for Month: December 2015

  • Ashford bids for Dark Sky Designation

    Ambitious and creative plans for a unique International Dark Sky Designation have taken a step forward following endorsement from Ashford Borough Council at the December Cabinet meeting. Councillors welcomed and supported the approach from the Ashford Astronomical Society (AAS) and agreed the council should work with them to undertake a public consultation to enable an…

  • Ashford now in top 10% recycling councils in the country

    Ashford’s proud rise up the recycling league tables continues, as Ashford Borough Council has been named as the 34th best recycling local authority in England – meaning Ashford is in the top 10% recycling councils in the country, according to the Defra league tables released this week. The council, once referred to as ‘England’s worst…