Medway Valley Countryside Partnership predominantly work in the boroughs of Maidstone and Tonbridge and Malling.
We are part of a larger family of nine Kent Countryside Partnerships so for information on the team in your area or an area you are interested in please visit the Kent CMP website:
Meet the Medway Valley team
Information on each member of the MVCP team and how to contact them can be found here.
However, if you are unsure who you need to speak to please use our group contact:
Tel: 03000 422997
You can also write to us at:
MVCP, 3 Lock Cottages, Lock Lane, Sandling, Kent, ME14 3AU
Tel: 03000 414822
My focus is on wildlife conservation and enhancing biodiversity. We achieve this through land management advice, practical conservation work on the ground, and engagement with local schools and colleges. We are happy to visit and advise private landowners on managing their land for conservation.
Senior Partnership Officer - Past Plants, Future Flora
Tel: 03000 414795
My focus is on delivering the Past Plants, Future Flora project across the Medway Catchment. I am working with landowners and volunteers to improve knowledge and control of invasive non-native plants and promote native biodiversity through habitat restoration as well as promoting the project through family events, training, talks and school visits.
Partnership Officer - Natural Flood Management
Tel: 03000 414 829
My focus is natural flood management and catchment work across Kent. I work with colleagues across all the Countryside Partnerships, the Kent Flood Risk Team and Kent Highways. I provide advice and support for flood risk issues which can be addressed through natural flood management. I also work to identifying where there is opportunity to bring together river restoration/catchment improvements with flood risk management through practical delivery.
Partnership Officer - Events and Education
Tel: 03000 419956
My focus is on education and outdoor engagement. I lead on planning and delivering our school and public education and events programme and encourage outdoor learning. I also lead on health and wellbeing programmes for MVCP, utilizing the holistic value of nature for improved health benefits.
Partnership Officer - Volunteer coordinator
Tel: 03000 414842
My focus is on delivering volunteer tasks and practical work. I manage the award winning Thursday Action Group (TAG) volunteers and perform a variety of practical tasks to support fellow colleagues and projects. I coordinate the ZSL citizen science eel monitoring programme at Allington lock and helped to establish the local Men's Shed at Cobtree.
Assistant Partnership Officer
Tel: 03000 422047
I have a BSc in Animal Conservation and Biodiversity and joined the MVCP team in Feb 2018 as the Assistant Partnership Officer. As such I am assisting the Partnership Officers with a wide variety of work.
I am interested in wildlife and environmental conservation, with a particular interest in UK native species and have experience improving ecosystems through the removal of invasive non native species.