Appeal for snow plough farmers

Contributed by editor on Nov 01, 2010 - 09:17 AM

Kent Highway Services is seeking new recruits to help clear rural roads of heavy snow this winter.

Kent County Council's winter service currently has 180 farmers on its books.


They are paid each time they turn out with snow ploughs fitted on their tractors to clear rural roads - and more are needed.

Farmers are being urged to complete the new contract as soon as possible.


The tender documents, and details of how to complete them, are online, .