Upcoming events

  • Weald Beekeepers Bee Show – Saturday 30th September

    Weald Beekeepers Bee Show Saturday 30th September 2017 10am – 3:30pm See live honey bees and learn more about them Sample lots of lovely local honey          Crafts                                              Refreshments                          Demonstrations Free Admission VESTRY HALL, CRANBROOK Continue Reading
  • Open Garden event in aid of Hospice in the Weald

    Slip Mill Cottage, Slip Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Cranbrook, Kent  TN18 5AB Sunday 9th July 2017, 11am-4pm New to the Hospice’s Open Gardens programme, this 1/3 acre cottage garden wraps itself around a Grade II listed 18th century former farm workers’ cottage.  Work began on this overgrown garden 5 years ago, since then 30 small trees, 4000 bulbs ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Literature Festival – Big Book Swap – Sunday 2nd July

    WINE & WORDS! BEER & BOOKS! Big Book Swap Find new summer holiday reading Sunday 2nd July, The George Hotel, Cranbrook, 5.00pm – 7.00pm Bring a book you’ve finished reading and swap it for something new. Or take pot – luck with mystery wrapped titles. For more information email cranbrookliteraturefestival@gmail.com Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Literature Festival – Alison Weir – Wednesday 27th September

    ALISON WEIR ‘The Innocent Traitor’ at Vestry Hall, Cranbrook Wednesday 27th September, 7:30pm cranbrookliteraturefestival.com Tickets £5.00 per head via website or purchase from Buss Murton, 31, Cranbrook High Street. Alison Weir discusses her novel ‘The Innocent Traitor’ based on the life of Lady Jane Grey. Perfect for a book group read, or anyone interested in historical fiction. Alison Weir the top selling female ... Continue Reading
  • Pet Blessing Service – St Dunstan’s Church – Sunday 2nd July

      ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ Pet Blessing Service Sunday 2nd July, 9.30am St. Dunstan’s Church, Cranbrook Everyone welcome to bring their pets to receive a blessing All animals on leads or in baskets/cages as appropriate If your pet is shy or you are worried about bringing him/her to Church, then please come along with a photo. Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Museum – Exhibition for June and July

    Plants for Industry & Plants for Pleasure Museum open Tuesday to Saturday 2.00pm – 4.30pm. Entrance is FREE donations are welcomed The Museum is located in “Carriers Road” Opposite Jockey Lane Car Park Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook 5k and 10k race – Sunday 16th July – Entry now open

    This years event is on Sunday 16th July 10am at The High Weald Academy. 5k, 10k and children’s age group races. Entry now open at www.sportingeventsuk.com Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Mens Breakfast

    Cranbrook MENS BREAKFAST Next meeting Saturday 16th September Hartley Coffee House Hartley Farm Shop TN17 3QG Email: office@stdunstanscranbrook.org.uk Tel: 01580 715861 Continue Reading
  • Church Tower Opening Times 2017

    Church Tower openings: Saturdays, April until mid-October 11 am to 1 pm Donation of £3; children under 14 are free.   Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Museum Opening Times 2017

    Cranbrook Museum will be open from – April to October 2017 Tuesday to Saturday and Summer Bank Holidays From – 2pm to 4.30pm  www.cranbrookmuseum.org Continue Reading
  • 8 Week (MBSR/MBCT) Mindfulness Course – Vestry Hall, Cranbrook

    If you have always wanted to learn mindfulness, now is your chance. Or perhaps you did a course a while ago and want a refresher. This experiential and instructive course will be taught one day a week in groups of 12 or less. MBCT/MBSR is clinically proven to help people manage the stress of physical and emotional difficulties but you ... Continue Reading
  • The Friends of St Dunstan’s – Lunchtime Concert

      Lunchtime Concert, The Woolf Quartet. The Woolf Quartet comprises Joseph Wolfe on violin, Claire Maynard on viola, Sheila Davis on cello and Marie-France Ouellet on violin. They proved a very popular addition to the Friends’ 2016 lunchtime concert programme. They bring vast musical experience both in the UK and internationally to their music-making.  Thursday 6th July Light refreshments ... Continue Reading
  • Kitsch and Stitch Vintage and Makers Fairs 2017

    Free Admission 11th March 14th October 9th December 10am – 3pm The Vestry Hall, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3HA Refreshments throughout the day with lunch from 12.00pm. Come and enjoy the beautiful vintage and handmade stalls and help support our chosen charity. Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook in Bloom – dates for your diaries

    Saturday 10th June – Family Fun Day Sunday 18th June – Garden Safari Having had a year off we are all ready to enter the South East in Bloom competition this year. So see our work party dates below Wednesday 14th June Meet at 10am at Forge Orchard Tuesday 18th July Weed & tidy town centre & judging route Wednesday 19th ... Continue Reading
  • Do you love your garden?

    Why not give other people the chance to love it too. If you live within walking distance of the town centre (or very nearly) and would like to open your garden on Cranbrook Safari day the 18th June, please let us know. All proceeds from the day go to –   Pick up a leaflet from Pages Newsagents or ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Mens Breakfast

    The dates for Cranbrook Mens Breakfast at Hartley Coffee House 2017 are as follows – June 10th 2017 September 16th 2017 December 9th 2017 For further details please contact – mailto:office@stdunstanscranbrook.org.uk or Tel: 01580 715860 Continue Reading
  • 16/503953/FULL – Former Cranbrook Engineering Site And Wilkes Field

    Mixed use development comprising of demolition of unlisted buildings (Buildings A, B, D, E, F, G, H, I on former Cranbrook Engineering site and Building J on Wilkes Field) and construction of a new Community Centre, 28 no. residential dwellings, including conversion of a listed building to residential use involving internal and external alteration, 1 ... Continue Reading
  • Major Planning Application

    Brick Kiln Farm – 16/502860/OUT Outline planning permission for the erection of up to 180 dwellings (including up to 35% affordable housing) with means of access to be determined at this stage together with structural woodland planting and landscaping, informal public open space, community orchard, children’s play area, attenuation basin, vehicular access point from Hartley Road ... Continue Reading
  • Help needed @ Crane Valley Local Nature Reserve

    We are looking for volunteers to help us improve access, habitats and public enjoyment of the Crane Valley LNR in Cranbrook. Throughout summer there will be volunteer tasks doing boardwalk building and other access improvements. All tasks run 10.00am to 3.00pm but we appreciate any amount of time offered. All ages and abilities welcome! Tools, tea and training ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Museum

    BROADCLOTH An exhibition of Cranbrook Museum’s recently acquired lino prints by Neil Ashton from his millennium portfolio – The Woof Unroll’d’  August – September Entrance Free donations are welcomed The Museum is located in “Carriers Road” opposite Jockey Lane car park and is open Tuesday to Saturday 2.00pm to 4.30pm                                                                                               Continue Reading