Changes to

Following the Parish Council’s decision in 2020 to end all support for this website, village directory and most guide pages are no longer published.
Accuracy can no longer be assured in the absence of practical and moral support from Goudhurst & Kilndown Parish Council. was created in 1999 at the suggestion of the late writer and Goudhurst resident Roger Coombes as an indpendently-edited community website, with support from Goudhurst Parish Council and a small amount of advertising.
In early 2020, news, guides, a village direcory and 110+ pages of Parish Council minutes & information were available.
A much-reduced amount of content is now published at, a site under the Parish Council’s editorial control.
It is hoped a limited news service can continue, as well as listings for charitable events and a dedicated page for The Royal British Legion.
The Parish Clerk can be contacted at