Open Meeting (updated)

On 16th September at 7 pm BST, we will be holding a virtual open meeting to discuss Ash Ranges and the current closures.

We have invited the MoD, DIO, Michael Gove and our councillors to take part in a discussion around the closures, where they will update us on progress, answer your questions and ensure this topic gets the time and space it needs.

The link to the Zoom Meeting is

If you can not connect to the online meeting, the meeting also has dial-in. Please use one of these numbers, charged at the basic rate

+44 203 051 2874   +44 203 481 5237  +44 203 481 5240  +44 203 901 7895 +44 131 460 1196 

When prompted, enter the meeting ID 843 7207 0195 then #

When prompted, the participant ID can be left blank so just press #

When prompted, enter the meeting passcode 117071 then #

As you will only be identified by mobile number when you enter the meeting making it difficult to ensure the hosts know who you are.

Please contact if you would like to raise a question letting us know your number so we can ensure that you will be brought into the discussion.

We are operating a waiting room for the meeting, so for both joining online and via the phone, you will need to be let into the meeting by one of the hosts. 
All participants will be muted on entry to the meeting. If you want to raise a question or have a comment, please use the Raise Hand feature. The hosts will be actively monitoring the hands and chat to ensure we involve as many people as possible.

Please be respectful in the meeting. No disparaging remarks, politics or offensive language will be tolerated. Participants will be muted and removed if necessary. This is our opportunity to ask our elected officials pertinent questions and should be a civil discussion.
Additionally, we will be broadcasting the meeting on YouTube on this channel

The link to the actual live stream will be updated once the stream starts. YouTube will allow chat comments which will be monitored by your hosts to be included in our discussion