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Editor’s Letter Dear Residents, local groups and advertisers,

Welcome to the latest edition of your local ‘In and Around Loose’ magazine. Helping you to find and use businesses and services in and around your area. Our Magazine has helped many businesses to grow by building their awareness with local people. If you have your own business and would like a little help to find more local customers then please get in touch to see what we can do for your business. Please continue to support our LOCAL businesses and community. Best wishes, Sarah Next copy deadline: 10 October 2018

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in and around Loose Community News If you wish to include a notice/information/ event/story please email: sarah@inandaroundloose.o.uk. We will print exactly what you send so please check all details are correct. Loose Valley Women’s Institute... are looking to recruit more members. We meet on the 1st Wednesday in the month except August, between the hours of 7.30 pm until 9.30 pm at King George V Pavilion, Walnut Tree Lane. You will be assured of a warm welcome. We have a variety of speakers during the year and activities include, scrabble, whilst, rummicub, pub lunches and quizzes to name but a few. Why not come along and give it a try. For further details phone Lynne 01622 743915. Loose Scarecrow Festival 2018 - Saturday 22nd to Sunday 30th September 2018 Scarecrows will be displayed in gardens, on benches and a variety of different places in the village. Please purchase your quiz sheet £2, from The Chequers Pub, The Walnut Tree Pub and Loose Post Office and follow the trail around the village to find the clues to the answer. Vote for the best scarecrow. There will be a prize for the best scarecrow. Refreshments will be served in All Saints’ Church on Sunday 23rd and Sunday 30th September, from 2-4pm. Community event for everyone to take part. All proceeds go the care of the Loose Valley Conservation area. CALLING ALL DOG AND CAT LOVERS ! Benson and I (the editor and Mad About Dog) are helping to raise money for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home by participating in the Muddy Dog Challenge on Saturday 29th Sept at Tunbridge Wells. We would be grateful for donations to support this good case. You can donate online by visiting: www.justgiving.com/fundraising/sarah-maberley

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Loose Footpaths Group Walk on Saturday 1st September 2018. Meet at East Malling Church for a 5 mile walk in and around East Malling including the North Pole area. Fairly easy going. Contact leaders on: 01622 745342/747783/298494 Assistance dogs only Loose Footpaths Group Walk on Saturday 27th October 2018. Meet at 10am at the public car park, The Street, Cobham DA12 3BN. (The entrance to the car park is at the left hand side of Cobham Primary School. Go down the narrow drive to behind the school and into the gravel car park on the left at the end) An easy 5 mile walk with a few undulating sections. There will be a mix of woodlands, grass fields, tracks and a quiet road. Lots of historical interest on the walk. Contact leader on: 01622 739039 Assistance dogs only

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News from North Loose Residents’ Association We are holding an interesting talk by Fay Andrews on 19th September entitled ‘Being 75’ – (obviously about young people!) and a lot more planned for the rest of the year. Check the NLRA website for details about ‘Loose Ends’ and all the other things we are doing which includes a Walking Treasure Hunt on 9th September and our very popular Quiz Night on 6th October and Boundary Walk on 13th October. Our Ancient Woodland is hosting a lot of new life thanks to the efforts of David Southgate and his team of volunteers. Once all the birds have fledged we will be back in there - there are a lot of plans including sensitive improvements to the main path. Finally, the NLRA Committee wish all the readers of ‘In and Around Loose’ a warm and enjoyable summer. Boundary walk Saturday 13th October Starts a at 2:00 pm at the YMCA Melrose Close. Followed by refreshments.

We are doing traffic survey on Tuesday 16th October at the Wheatsheaf jct between 6am and 7pm. Anyone who can help please email alan@northloose.co.uk.

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LOOSE PARISH COUNCIL                CLERK: Kim Owen CLERK: Kim Owen  Holly Glade Pembroke Road Coxheath

Maidstone ME17 4QJ Holly Glade  Pembroke Road  Coxheath  Maidstone ME17 Tel: 07855 000156 (Mon-Fri 9.00am-5.00pm) Tel: 07855 000156 (Mon‐Fri 9.00am‐5.00pm)  Website: www.loosepc.kentparishes.gov.uk website: www.loosepc.kentparishes.gov.uk  E-mail: office@loose-pc.gov.uk e‐mail: office@loose‐pc.gov.uk 

Members of  the  public  are  welcome  to  attend  any  of  the  parish  council  me listed  below.  Meetings  are  held  at  the  Loose  Parish  Pavilion,  King  George  V  NEW KITCHEN AT THE LOOSE PAVILION field, Walnut Tree Lane, Loose. Agendas are ‘published’ the week before the m on the parish council website and on the three noticeboards along the Loose/ The Pavilion kitchen has been refurbished. The old broken and untidy Road (outside Loose Primary School, top of Old Loose Hill (Post Office end) and cupboards have been replaced with new sleek units. As you can see the of Holmesdale Close). Please note:‐ Some meetings may be subject to change.  improvement is amazing. The Pavilion is available for hire for parties and meetings etc.   If you would like to look around the Pavilion or book an event please contact May 14  – Loose Parish Council’s Planning Committee meeting – 6.45‐7.30pm  the Deputy Clerk, Liz McLaren, on 07921 809161         N.B. This meeting will only take place should applications be received    May 14 – Loose Fete Working Group Meeting ‐7.30‐9pm             May 21 – Loose Parish Council Annual General Meeting – 7‐9pm           Meetings  for  2018‐19  will  be  agreed  at  this  meeting  and  published           parish council website.           Before

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A defibrillator for the parish has been purchased and installed in the Red Telephone Kiosk, on the Village Green, at the top of Old Loose Hill, just up from the McAlpine Allotments. A demonstration on its use was SATURDAY 22nd September 2 - 4pm  defibrillator for the parish has been purchased and installed in the Red Telephone  held at the Annual Parish Meeting on April Join us for the Autumn clean up of Loose iosk, on the Village Green, at the top of Old Loose Hill, just up from the McAlpine  25, and also at the North Loose Residents’ Village and surrounding streets Association, on May 12. llotments. A demonstration on its use was held at the Annual Parish Meeting on 

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thank Community Heartbeat Trust and KCC he Loose Parish Council would like to thank Community Heartbeat Trust and KCC  Enjoy tea and cake when you return. Councillor Paulina Stockell, for funding this ouncillor Paulina Stockell, for funding this vital local resource.  Call 07975653520 for more information vital local resource.

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Are you sitting indoors with nothing to do?  Would you like to meet other Loose residents?  Children and dogs welcome  Maybe you might like to help for a short while with  making drinks or meeting and greeting?   

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What’s on... Sutton Valence Hockey Club’s Open Day is on Sunday 9.9.18 at Sutton Valence Prep School’s astro., Church Road, Chart Sutton ME17 3RF. All ages are welcome whether experienced or new to hockey: 1030-1200: Minis & Juniors, 1200-1330: Men’s 1st XI Match, 1330-1500: Ladies, Men & Vets ‘Mix In’, BBQ & Refreshments available. See www.suttonvalencehockey.com.’ Sarah Worsfold (Secretary, Sutton Valence Hockey Club) Tel.: Daytime: 01622 843135, Mobile: 07793 618141

Autumn Fun Day Sandling, Maidstone A fun autumn event with a woodland theme, for all the family. Make a variety of crafts including a woodland person out of natural materials, a woollen pumpkin and a spooky bat badge. Follow the Fairy Door Trail around the nature park and collect a sticker if you find all the answers. 24 Oct 2018 Venue Kent Wildlife Trust Tyland Barn Visitor Centre, Maidstone

Autumn Half Term ‘Make It’ Workshops Enjoy a week of creative craft activities inspired by autumn. Tuesday: Wednesday: Thursday: Halloween Friday:

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Film Night: Rocky Horror Picture Show Time warp with us on Halloween Night! Ticket includes a Transylvanian cocktail (or soft drink alternative). The bar will be open throughout, with popcorn and snacks available to buy. 31 Oct 2018 Venue Maidstone Museums, Maidstone

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What’s on... Loose Swiss Scouts will be holding their next jumble sale at the Vine, Boughton Lane, Loose, New Line Learning site, on Saturday 22nd September, Jumble can be dropped off on Sat 22nd September between 9.30 and midday. We can no longer accept duvets, electrical items and no big or bulky items. Jumble sale will open at 1.00 pm admission 50p.

Antiques & Collectors Fair Maidstone, Detling You can find wonderful things at the Antiques & Collectors Fair. If you are looking for the unusual then this is the place to go to. Dealers work hard to offer you a wide choice of items that you won’t find on the High Street. Fair From: 8 Sep 2018 To 9 Sep 2018 Venue Kent Event and Exhibition Centre, Detling

Loose Scarecrow Festival 2018 - Saturday 22nd to Sunday 30th September 2018 Scarecrows will be displayed in gardens, on benches and a variety of different places in the village. Please purchase your quiz sheet £2, from The Chequers Pub, The Walnut Tree Pub and Loose Post Office and follow the trail around the village to find the clues to the answer. Vote for the best scarecrow. There will be a prize for the best scarecrow.Refreshments will be served in All Saints’ Church on Sunday 23rd and Sunday 30th September, from 2-4pm

Heritage Open Days - All Saints Church Mill Street,, Maidstone This historic church in a riverside setting was built in 1395 by Archbishop Courtenay and is one of the grandest perpendicular churches in England. Discover some of it’s amazing history and its links with the USA. Event From: 8 Sep 2018 15 Sep 2018

Community event for everyone to take part. All proceeds go the care of the Loose Valley Conservation area.

Sixties Summer Sensations Lunch Party Hollingbourne, MaidstoneThe best summer memories feature music we loved. A song can transport us back to a special holiday of the past, perfect childhood summers or exciting teenage years. From: 11 Sept

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01622 743428 / 07817 517733

Fairview Farm, Linton Road, Loose, Maidstone, Kent

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Aquarius Soft Furnishings

Bespoke Made to Measure Curtains & Blinds Cushion Replacements & Loose Covers Upholstery | Wool & Haberdashery Farrow & Ball Paint & Wallpaper

Measuring & Fitting Service Tracks & Poles Large Fabric Book Library Interior Design Advice

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City & Guilds qualified, call Sarah on 01622 741824 or 07483 802953 Visit madaboutdog.co.uk madaboutdog

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DEREK OLDER PLASTERER

Specialist in: Walls, Ceiling, Gyproc, Coving & Plastering

01622 747753 07944 951851 est 1970

Aerial & Satellite Services • Wall Mounted Flat Screen TVs Direct to engineer: Email:

07806 912 345

rpaerialservice@gmail.com

www.rpaerialservice.co.uk

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AP DECORATORS DOMESTIC & COMMERCIAL “A baby enjoys freedom of movement, relaxation and bonding. They make an easy Cityfrom & Guilds Est. 19 years transition their early swimming reflexes into • Male & Female Decorators swimming movements” • Domestic & Commercial • Interior & Exterior Work • Painting & Wallcoverings “Fun,• safeFriendly Professional Service swimming lessons • Fully Insured for primary school aged children and FREE ESTIMATES all abilities”

& ADVICE

CALL ANDY TEL: 01622 749676 07786 M. 07973194 52 55082 22 enquiries@babyandtoddlerswim.co.uk enquiries@juniorswim.co.uk www.babyandtoddlerswim.co.uk

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24 Copper Tree Court, Loose, Maidstone

Privately Owned Swimming Pools in Linton and Sutton Valance

HIRE - BEARSTED

TEL 01622 739555

www.ambassador-hire-kent.co.uk

Your Local Airport Transfers and Private Hire Car Service • AIRPORTS -Heathrow/Gatwick/Stansted/London City • CRUISE TERMINALS-Tilbury/Southampton • LONDON WEST END/02 ARENA/WEMBLEY  • LONG DISTANCE PRIVATE HIRE • EBBSFLEET/ASHFORD

• Licensed by Local Authority/ Public Liability Insurance • All Non-Smoking Vehicles Saloons/Estate Cars • All major Credit  cards accepted in car • DBS checked drivers • Competitive prices • Over 17 years' experience • Public liability insurance • Free, no-obligation quote All major credit cards accepted in car

NEIL SHORTER

General Building & Maintenance For all your building requirements All types of internal and external building & general maintenance undertaken with a friendly, reliable service Extensions Patios ~ Brickwork Block Paving Driveways ~ Fencing Garden Projects

For FREE no obligation quotations contact Neil on 07759 661255 or 01622 743391

17 Halstow Close, Loose, Maidstone, Kent ME15 9XA inand around Please mention

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MRW Design

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Mad About Dog

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Builders

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Autospray Solutions Ambassador Hire

Carpenter

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Decorators

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Loose Wires

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Aquarius Soft Furnishings Soft Furnishings by Miriam

Antrix

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Glebe Fencing Wrights Fencing

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Pympes Court Farm Centre

Athletes Footcare

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Pest Control

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Doo Das

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Furry Friends Mad About Dog (Grooming)

Kitchens

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All Type Property Maintenance MBK Design Studio

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Roofing

Allington Roofing Flynn Roofing Services

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Pympes Court Farm Centre

WEALDEN BOOKS • • • •

Lawns Cut from £10 • Hedge Cutting • Fencing Fence / Shed Painting • Garden Clearance General Help Around Your Garden All Waste Removed If Required

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Cooper & Co Plumbing & Heating 16 TZ Heating 14

Soft Furnishings

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Osteopathy

Plasterer Footcare

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Pest Purge Ltd

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Maidstone Wellness Centre

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Cleaner

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Patios Drives David Decks Pergolas Wright Sleeper walls Company Fencing Gates Director

01622 842337

Pest Control

Pest Purge Ltd 01622 842481 or 07758 615101

bombing the BBQ and searching out a nice cold Magners to quench their thirst. Worse still if they happen to take a serious dislike to you and actually sting you, just the ticket to spoil a summer garden party. We can come along and move them on, whoever has overstepped the mark, Pest Purge have the technology, the wit and charm to remove them safely without a fuss, keeping your event pest free. It must work; no pest that we have ever expelled has complained! We are tolerant of small disturbances but will intervene when insects get out of hand. If you have a Pest call Pest Purge (small kids excluded)!

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Wasps, Rats, Mice, Squirrels, Fox, Rabbits, Bedbugs, Fleas Birds, Cockroaches and Moles

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