Tonbridge Community Forum - Monday, 20th May, 2024 7.30 pm

Venue: Riverside Lounge, Angel Centre

Contact: Democratic Services  Email:

Note: Unfortunately, this meeting will not be live streamed 

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Guidance on the Conduct of Meetings pdf icon PDF 105 KB


Appointment of Chair and Vice Chairs

To confirm Borough Council appointments and to seek nominations for a vice-chairman from the community groups.


Apologies for absence


Notification of Substitute Members

Substitute members to be appointed at Annual Council


Minutes pdf icon PDF 222 KB

To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting of Tonbridge Community Forum held on 26 February 2024.


Update on any action identified in the last Minutes


Kent Police Update

Kent Police are invited to provide an update on neighbouring policing and recent initiatives and operations.


Please note that attendance is subject operational pressures.

Matters raised in Advance of the meeting

Details of the matter to be raised should be provided in writing or by email to at least 10 working days before the meeting.  This is so that a response can be provided on the evening of the meeting.  Only one question may be submitted by an organisation due to the time limitations.



Bus to Bluewater

Requested by Tonbridge U3A.


Replacement bus shelter in Tonbridge High Street

An update was requested by Tonbridge U3A on the replacement bus shelter in Tonbridge High Street.


Tonbridge Town Council Petition

To receive a presentation on the Town Council petition by Councillor Anna Cope.


Town Centre Redevelopment

Members are asked to discuss whether to have Town Centre Redevelopment as a standing item on future agendas. The item will be introduced by the Vice-Chair representing the community groups.


Promotion of Upcoming Events

Opportunity to advise of future events in and around Tonbridge.


Any Other Business

To consider any other issues raised at the meeting.  Any answers, actions and/or outcomes may be provided at the next meeting of the  Tonbridge Community Forum.