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T: 01795 503286E:

12 Market Place, Faversham, Kent ME13 7AE


Uplees is a small hamlet in the parish of Oare, about two miles north west of Faversham.

Uplees is predominenly farmland on a ridge overlooking the north Kent marshes and adjacent to the Swale. An unmetalled track and public footpath leads down to another part of a former explosives factory complex. Sheep now graze safely where once stocks of TNT were made.

Uplees community

  • Church of St Peter's
  • Harty Ferry
  • Oare Creek
  • Oare Marshes Nature Reserve 
  • Oare Parish Council



John Foster, 66 Church Road, Oare
Kent ME13 0QB

Parish Clerk

Ms Lynne Houghton, 10 Leighville Drive, Herne Bay, Kent CT6 8UJtelephone 01795 519842

Parish Councillors

Heather Catt, 15 Colegates Road, Oare
Kent ME13 0QJ


Rodney Friar, 51 Colegates Close, Oare
Kent ME13 0QQ


James Marley, 11 The Street, Oare
Kent ME13 0PY


Joan Patching, 11 Colegates Court, Oare
Kent ME13 0QN


Michael J. Real, 1 Colegates Close, Oare 
Kent ME13 OQQ


Jack Wahlberg, 11 Uplees Cottages, Oare 
Kent ME13 OQR

Parish Council meetings

All meetings start at 7.30pm and take place in the Village Hall, Church Road, Oare