Monday 3rd March – Dartford News and Tweets

IN THE NEWS TODAY

Possible redundancies at Dartford Crossing - story from newsshopper.co.uk

Green Party calls for Kent County Council to be axed and propose it be replaced with a unitary council for Dartford and Gravesham – story from canterburytimes.co.uk

Colin Ash-Smith trial delayed by a technical hitch - story from kentonline.co.uk. Also, coverage from newsshopper.co.uk

Putting Patients First Seminar – a report of the recent seminar from dartfordgraveshamswanleyccg.nhs.uk

Fixmystreet.com – problem reported to Kent County Council, Devonshire Avenue deep pothole in middle of the road

Announcement from Dartford Borough Council regarding a free dog microchipping event on Saturday 8 March in Central Park

NEWS FROM THE PARISH/TOWN COUNCILS

Southfleet Parish Council – Agenda for Meeting Monday 3 March

Swanscombe and Greenhithe Town Council – Agenda for meeting of PTE Committee Wednesday 5 March

SPORTS RESULTS

Southport 3 Dartford 0 – Conference Premier Division – story from kentonline.co.uk . Also an interview from BBC Sport

Sutton Athletic 4 Forest Hill 1 – Hospitals Cup

Fleetdown 0 Sheppey and Sheerness United 2 – Kent County League Premier Division

Halls AFC 2 AFC Sevenoaks 1 – Kent County League Division One West

Seven Acre and Sidcup Reserves 1 Sutton Athletic Reserves 4 – Kent County League Division Two West

Meridian 3 Dartford 0 – South East Counties Womens League Premier Division

Holcombe Ladies 3rd XI 3 Dartford Ladies 0 – Kent Womens Hockey League Division 2

Dartford Ladies 3rd XI 0 Herne Bay Ladies 2nd XI 3 – Kent Womens Hockey League Division 5

Dartford Valley 5 New Ash Green 15 – Rugby Union Kent League Division 2

TWEETS

KCC Highways @KentHighways Dartford, A206 Bob Dunn Way: One lane is closed between Joyce Green Lane and M25 J1a due to carriageway flooding, expect delays.

Alex Wilson @kurosowils Black Trek T10 Bike stolen last night from garden shed on the Bridge Development  in Dartford frame number WTU201SZ0171D… #bikestolen

Stephen Jones @stephen_jones62 Great fundraising day at B&Q Dartford – £675!!#bbbr14 @hero_ride @HelpforHeroes    #M4C  #cycling pic.twitter.com/6NO4GdsDyP

Longfield P.E. staff @LongfieldSport @iLongfield Great result for year 7 boys football team beating St. John 10-0. Year 8 boys unfortunately lose 6-2 against St. John as well! Year 10 boys secure their position in the district semi finals with a closely fought 4-3 victory against St. John’s!

Dartford YMCA Green @D_fordYMCAGreen @D_fordYMCAGreen 5 (J.Killick 2, C.Hanjaree 2 (1 Pen), H.Whaley) Gravesham Town 4. H.T; 0-2. MOTM; T.Staggs. Great resolve shown to turn a half time 2 goal deficit into a deserved win against a top quality opposition. Very proud of all 11 players used.

Halls Athletic FC @HAFCOfficial A massive congratulations to our u13s who continued their 100% league record n extend their lead at the top of the league #TrueHallsSpirit

WW1 Swanscombe @ww1swanscombe Pte Herbert Kitchener, Rifle Brigade KIA 03/09/1916 now added to the memorial. See his story here: swanscombememorial.co.uk/memorial-roll/…

Another new name & biog added to the memorial roll. Pte Henry Loft, East Surrey Regt KIA 31/09/16 aged 46. swanscombememorial.co.uk/memorial-roll/…

L/Cpl William Malyon, London Regt, KIA 25/05/1915 now added to the memorial roll here: swanscombememorial.co.uk/memorial-roll/…

Dartford FC @dartfordfc NEWS: Dartford v Grimsby Town Rearranged Fixture bit.ly/1hXocKN We can confirm that the fixture for Dartford FC v Grimsby Town has been rearranged for Thursday 10th April 2014, 7:45pm kick off.

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