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
BDB, the company who prepared the outline planning application for the redevelopment of the Brickworks site, held an exhibition at the Dering Arms in September. The Parish Council has prepared a statement explaining its stance on the development.  Click here to see a copy or view further details in the latest issue of Communicate by clicking here. The application can be viewed by following this link. You will then need to click upon "planning applications" before entering the application number 01116. The application is likely to be considered by the ABC Planning Committee in November.

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

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.