Pluckley - home to the Darling Buds of May  

The next meeting of the Parish Council will take place at
 Pluckley Village Hall on
Monday 20th October at 7.30pm

World War I Centenary
Residents are reminded that the exhibition in the church will run until Remembrance Sunday in November.

Pluckley Brickworks residential development
The Parish Council is aware that residents have received a letter from BDB Design, the company preparing the planning application for the redevelopment of the Brickworks site. The letter provides some information on the plans and invites comments. It is recommended that residents read the statement produced by the Parish Council  before responding to BDB. Click here to see a copy. An outline planning application has now been submitted to ABC and residents are invited to submit comments to ABC by 3rd October by following this link. You will then need to click upon "planning applications" before entering the application number 01116 and clicking upon the "make a comment" tab

Pluckley NHW is now on Facebook
If you have a Facebook account and would like to receive notifications of local incidents click here and "like" the page. If you don't have a Facebook account but would like to receive regular emails please send a request to

Oil purchasing scheme
A new, larger syndicate is now operating in Pluckley. If you use domestic oil and would like to take advantage of the competitive pricing offered by the scheme please email Keith Anderson

For details of a Quilt and Craft Show at Pluckley Village Hall on 27th and 28th September please click here. URGENT - helpers required on the door, with refreshments (or make a cake!) and general assistance on the day. Click the link for further info or contact Judy Poole on  840280 or Sue Russell on 840544 if you can help.

If you’re a visitor to Pluckley, we hope you enjoy discovering more about our village (click here for a street map). You can learn how it came to be the location for ITV’s popular Darling Buds of May… you can hear stories of our famous ghosts… and find out about our local pubs, guesthouses, restaurants and shops.

If you already live in Pluckley, and you want information, try the links along the top of this page. You’ll find all the information about our school and church, as well as the work of the Parish Council.

But perhaps the most important button is Village Life. Click here for all the information you need, from village events, to bus timetables, to neighbourhood watch.

Whether you live here, or whether you’d like to visit, we hope you find this site useful and entertaining. If you have any questions about this site, or about Pluckley, feel free to get in touch.