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An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Welcome to the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  You will find masses of information and inspiration on this site, from top tips on where to enjoy the best displays of chalk grassland flowers to technical information on how to plant a hedge. 

If it’s planning information you need then there is a whole section to help you, to take you through the process whether you are an applicant, a planning officer or care about what’s happening near you.  

Are you a teacher? There’s an education section to help you make more of the beautiful landscape on your doorstep.  If you’re a student there will be all you need on this site to provide you with information and contacts to help you further.

Announcements

New Ash Project website!

We are very excited to share The Ash Project’s new website with you where you will find information about the evolution of the commission by outstanding British artists Ackroyd and Harvey  Access the information

Kent Downs AONB Newsletter

Keep up to date with the work of the Kent Downs AONB Unit  Access the information

Kent Downs AONB Landscape Education Website

Discover a sense of place and knowledge of locality through fun, multi-curricular outdoor activities.  Access the information

Kent Downs AONB Management Plan 2014 - 2019

The Kent Downs AONB Unit are pleased to announce that the Kent Downs AONB Management Plan 2014 - 2019 has been adopted by all the Local Authorities with land in the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  Access the information

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