Ashford For You autumn edition

Published : 05/09/2019

The latest edition of our residents’ magazine Ashford for You will be delivered to homes in the coming days and it’s a must-read publication for anyone keen to keep up-to-date with local issues.

The Autumn edition includes the latest on the Designer Outlet expansion, how we are making it easier for residents to access our services online, some wonderful photos from our Ashford in Bloom gardening competition, a focus on the One You health and wellbeing shop, an interview with the new Mayor and some recycling tips and advice.

Ashford in BloomThere is also a “Did You Know?” feature which is full of fascinating facts – for example, the first white lines on the road were painted on the London to Folkestone road in Ashford, while the Prime Minister of Mozambique was educated at Wye College!

The editorial team is always interested in hearing from residents with their ideas for future features so please do drop us a line at media@ashford.gov.uk

News pagesThe 24 page, quarterly magazine is distributed to all households in the borough and covers what’s going on in the local area, profiling services, people and places.

The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive, with residents feeling more informed with what is going on in the borough and kept up to date with what the council is doing.

  • Over 90% strongly agreed or agree to some extent the magazine keeps residents up to date
  • 88% think Ashford For You keeps residents very or quite well informed
  • 88% also feel better informed since the introduction of the magazine

The next edition is out W/c 5 September. For more information visit our Ashford For You webpage.