Upcoming events

  • Cranbrook in Bloom Craft Fair

    Cranbrook in Bloom Craft Fair will be held on the 8th October in the Vestry Hall from 9 am onwards. There are still some tables available – telephone 01580 713117 Continue Reading
  • Discovery Day at St Dunstan’s

    An exciting display of church items rarely on show to the public – FREE ENTRY! Saturday 15th October 2016 10.30am – 4.00pm World War I Who were ‘Those Men of Cranbrook Who Fell in the Great War’ listed here? Learn more from privately compiled records on loan for Discovery Day . Vestments & Linen Chasubles, maniples, stoles and alter frontals. How are ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook School Parents’ Association – The Teenage Mind

    CRANBROOK SCHOOL LECTURE – THE TEENAGE MIND by one of the country’s leading educational training experts – Jackie Cox Understanding the adolescent brain of your Child and building emotional resilience 11th October 2016, 7:00 – 8:30pm at Queen’s Hall Theatre, Cranbrook School, TN17 3JD Tickets available from: UberSports & Pages Newsagents, High Street, Cranbrook Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Apple Festival of Speed!!

    Come fill up with Apple fuel and open the throttle of fun at this years celebration of our wonderful local fruit! 8th October 2016 10.00am – 4.00pm Local Cider Stalls ♦ Cran-Ball Rally ♦ Stig Look-a-like Competition ♦ Apple Pressing/Cider Making ♦ Red Barrows ♦ Big Screen Displays ♦ Ugly Dog Show ♦ Ice-crème ♦ Classic Cars….and ... Continue Reading
  • Macmillan Cancer Support – Tea, Cake & Chat Afternoon

    On Friday 23rd September 2016 from 2.00pm to 3.30pm in the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook. Please come and join us. For donations of cake or raffle prizes please contact Nita Chandler  on 01580 713337 Continue Reading
  • Heritage Open Days

    Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th September Cranbrook Windmill – Free – Open 2.30pm – 5.00pm Sunday 11th September Cranbrook Museum – Free – Open 2.00pm – 4.30pm Cranbrook Town Walk – Free – 2.00pm start Book at 01580 241944 www.heritageopendays.org.uk Continue Reading
  • Sissinghurst Village Fete

    AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY Monday 29th August 2016 –  Jubilee Field, Sissinghurst. 1.00pm – 4.30pm www.bit.ly/SissinghurstFete In aid of village organisations and the St. George’s Institute Continue Reading
  • Bee Show

    The Weald Beekeeping Association are holding a “Bee Show” in the Vestry Hall on Saturday 10th September 2016 from 10.00am – 3.30pm, entry is free! ♦ Honey exhibits ♦ live observation hive ♦ candle making ♦ trade stalls ♦ competitions ♦ talks ♦ refreshments ♦ and everything related to bees ♦ Come and talk to your local beekeepers. Contact: ... Continue Reading
  • A Special Service – St. Dunstan’s Church

    A special service will be held on Saturday 13th August in St. Dunstan’s Church, Cranbrook at 2.30pm. A short service with traditional hymns and readings. Suitable for those who may receive communion in their homes/or need help with transport to the Church, to be followed by tea and homemade cakes. If you would like to ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Operatic and Dramatic Society proudly presents:

    CODS AND CHIPS NIGHT At the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook on Saturday 17th September @ 7 for 7.30pm Tickets £8 inc. fish & chip supper, paying bar available. 01580 715580 Continue Reading
  • Heart of Kent Hospice Open Gardens 2016

    Visit stunning gardens – many of which are open exclusively for the Hospice – and support your local Heart of Kent Hospice. Local Opening: LITTLE NUT HALL Sunday 4th September 2 – 5pm The Common (A229), Sissinghurst TN17 2AJ For further details visit www.hokh.org/events   Continue Reading
  • Someone Like You – The Adele Songbook

    At Queen’s Theatre, Waterloo Road, Cranbrook. Thursday 8th September at 7.45pm The outstanding Katie Markham (as featured on Graham Norton’s BBC Adele Special) presents an immaculate celebration of one of our generation’s finest singer-songwriters. This enthralling concert faithfully recreates the magic of Adele’s three record-breaking albums and includes the smash hits – Make You Feel my ... 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
  • Men’s Breakfast

    On Saturday 17th September 2016, 8.30am at Hartley Coffee House, Hartley Farm Shop, TN17 3QG. “My Journey to Cranbrook” A Talk by Revd Ann Pollington The Vicar of St Dunstan’s Church Price £7.50 Contact the office to reserve your seat by 15th September 2016 Email: office@stdunstanscranbrook.org.uk Tel: 01580 715861 Future dates for Cranbrook Men’s Breakfast in 2016 are 10th December. 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 autumn and winter there will be volunteer tasks doing boardwalk building, coppicing, hedge planting and much more. All tasks run 10.00am to 3.00pm but we appreciate any amount of time offered. All ages and abilities ... 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
  • The Cranbrook Literature Festival 2016

    Two days dedicated to the joy of books, writing and reading The first ever Cranbrook Literature Festival will be held in Cranbrook on Friday 30th September and Saturday 1st October with events for all from toddlers to teenagers to adults and older readers. The aim of the festival is to promote the joy of reading and ... Continue Reading
  • Kitsch and Stitch Vintage and Makers Fairs

    In the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook between 10am and 3pm on the following dates: 15th October 3rd December Refreshments available throughout the day. Free Admission Come and enjoy the beautiful vintage and handmade stalls. For further information please contact joy@craftedbyjoy.co.uk or facebook.com/kitschandstitchfair Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook in Bloom – Dates for your diaries

           Friday 23rd September – Presentation Evening      Saturday 8th October (Apple Fayre Day) Craft Fair & Cakes  In the Vestry Hall 10.00am till 4.00pm   We may have had a year off from the main competitions but don’t the boxes around the town look magnificent? Well done to all our helpers   Planned work parties: August – Tuesday 16th Meet 10am at the ... Continue Reading