Southborough War Memorial

Southborough Cemetery Chapel

Southborough Common

Pennington Grounds

Frank Weare Play Area

Community Centre

Holden Pond


Agendas and Minutes


Contact the Clerk


Contact the Mayor

Southborough Town Council has moved to a temporary address to allow the progression of the Hub Development.

Until further notice our address will be

Southborough Town Council
c/o Tunbridge Wells Town Hall
Mount Pleasant Road
Tunbridge Wells
Kent TN1 1RS

All other contact details remain the same.


A self defense class has asked for permission to use the Lower Cricket Ground on Southborough Common for training classes on Monday evenings.

The classes will start on 4th June through to July and August from 7.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m. They have provided the Town Council with all the required documentation, and the local Police are aware. 

Finance and Admin Officer

Due to promotion the above position is now available, for 20 hours per week, based on a renewable fixed term contract of one year. The working week will be from 9.00 a.m. until 1.00 p.m. Monday to Friday.

The Council are looking to appoint someone with a proven background in accountancy. Training will be provided for the right candidate on how to use the Council specific software package. Salary starting from £23,866 per annum pro rata.

For a job description and application form please contact the Town Clerk, c/o Tunbridge Wells Town Hall, Mount Pleasant Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent. TN1 1RS or call 01892 520770. Closing date for applications is Friday 17 August 2018.


Notice of Vacancy


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for Southborough Town following the resignation of Councillor David Street.

Rule 8(1) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (Amendment) Rules, 1986, provides that on a casual vacancy occurring in the office of councillor of Southborough Town, an election to fill the vacancy shall be held if, within fourteen days (computed as stated below – by 15 August 2018) after public notice of the vacancy has been given in accordance with Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act, 1972, notice in writing of a request for such an election has been given by TEN electors of the parish to

The Returning Officer
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
Town Hall
Tunbridge Wells


Dated: 27 July 2018

Brenda J Wickens
Town Clerk
Southborough Town Council
c/o Tunbridge Wells Town Hall
Mount Pleasant Road
Tunbridge Wells
Kent TN1 1RS


In computing any period of time for the purposes of this notice a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning, shall be disregarded.

Printed and Published by the Returning Officer, Town Hall, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1RS