photograph of the newly refurbished gates to Brookland Burial Ground

Above — Refurbished Gates and War Memorial, Brookland Cemetery








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Welcome to Brookland Parish Council

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Therefore, this existing website will no longer be maintained or updated as from 21st April 2020.

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The parish of Brookland, extends from Brenzett in the north in a south westerly direction to East Guldeford in the south. The shape of the parish is rectangular and thin, being approximately four mile in length and just over one mile in width at its widest point. Nearest large towns to Brookland are Ashford (12 miles), Tenterden (11 miles) and Rye (7 miles). See a Location Map.

Brookland is a small community of 193 dwellings within 971.85 Hectare. There are 394 people on the Electoral Roll and 479 residents on the 2011 Census.   It falls within Walland and Denge Marsh ward of Folkestone & Hythe District Council’s area.  Brookland village is a member of and represented on The Romney Marsh Forum.  The village has a primary school, church, cemetery and a modern, versatile village hall.  Read more about Brookland’s unique belltower.

Please do explore this web site to find out more about our flourishing village community on the edge of Romney Marsh.

For family and local history research enquiries, please click here.
For St Augustine’s Parish Church enquiries, please contact Rev’d Shuna Body 01797 343 977 or email
For Parish Church visit enquiries, please click here.