Kentish Stour is just one of a group of Countryside Partnerships covering the whole of Kent and the London Borough of Bexley. While we all work in our own areas of Kent, we work jointly on certain projects. Listed below are all the Countryside Partnerships, with links to their websites.
Kent High Weald Partnership
‘We Work with individuals, community groups, schools, youth groups, landowners, local businesses and Parish Councils, aiming to ‘link the local community and the countryside, by raising awareness and encouraging action’.
Most of our activities are based in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) within the Tunbridge Wells Borough’
Medway Valley Countryside Partnership
‘Our non-profit organisation based in Maidstone is dedicated to environmental conservation in the boroughs of Maidstone and Tonbridge and Malling. We have 4 key aims to;
- Create, Sustain and Enhance Kent’s Landscape & Biodiversity
- Develop, Manage and Support community-based environmental initiatives
- Develop, and Promote life long outdoor learning
- Encourage and Enhance greater access in the outdoors and the corresponding health benefits.’
North West Kent Countryside Partnership
‘The North West Kent Countryside Partnership works throughout the boroughs of Bexley, Sevenoaks, Dartford and Gravesham on a wide variety of community conservation projects. Our Partnership has four main strands of work:
- Landscape & Biodiversity
- Education & Learning
- Community-based Initiatives
- Health & Access’
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership
‘The White Cliffs Countryside Partnership was set up to help conserve and enhance the special coast and countryside of Dover and Shepway districts, and make it accessible to all.
The coast and countryside of Dover and Shepway are world class for their wildlife and history. The white cliffs are world famous and for centuries have been the gateway to and from England.’