Upcoming events

  • Cranbrook Litter Pick – Saturday 15th April

    “Caring for Cranbrook” Our Litter picking day this Easter This is our “Springtime” opportunity to hit the town for an hour and clean up our patch to enhance the town we love. When: Easter Saturday Morning 9.00am sharp (for one hour only)      Where: Meet outside the Information Centre… ready to go! Who: Super to have any responsible person join ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook History Society

    Hastings Old Town told by Ken Brooks on Monday 10th April from 7:30pm in the Congregational Church in the High Street, Cranbrook Visitors are welcome Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Museum Exhibition

    Exhibition for April and May Thomas Dearn of Cranbrook Architect, Artist, Historian Museum open Tuesday to Saturday 2pm to 4.30pm Entrance is FREE donations are welcomed The museum is located in Carriers Road opposite Jockey Lane car park. Continue Reading
  • The Friends of St Dunstan’s – Lunchtime Concert Thursday 6th April

    Richard Carver (Oboe) & Christopher Dance (Piano) Richard Carver began learning the oboe aged 11 and, on leaving school, spent a gap year at the Salzburg Mozarteum Academy before commencing medical school. He is now in his twilight years as a consultant radiologist based in the Bromley district, spending more time with music as well as ... Continue Reading
  • CRANBROOK & SISSINGHURST PARISH COUNCIL Cranbrook ward Notice of Casual Vacancy LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (SEC. 87(2)) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the CRANBROOK ward of the Parish of Cranbrook & Sissinghurst following the resignation of Councillor Francis Rook. The Returning Officer at Tunbridge Wells Borough Council ... 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

    ‘ A CHORUS OF DISAPPROVAL’ An Alan Ayckbourn classic and hilarious comedy. Queens Hall Theatre , Cranbrook on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th April at 7.30pm Matinee on Saturday at 2.30pm. Tickets from The George Hotel or Ubersports or cods.ticketsource.co.uk. £12 for adults and £8 for children and concessions   Continue Reading
  • The Cranbrook & District Local History Society

    Dates for your diaries – Monday 13th March – Old Country Skills, Melvin Smith Monday 10th April – Hastings Old Town, Ken Brooks Monday 8th May – Annual General Meeting & talk Waterloo before, during and after Brian Awford These meetings are The Congregational Church, High Street, Cranbrook, Kent at 7:30pm. Visitors welcome.   Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Literature Festival

    WINE & WORDS! BEER & BOOKS! Celebrate World Book Night with the Cranbrook Literature Festival’s Big Book Swap. Sunday 23rd April, 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
  • Kent Big Weekend Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd April 2017

    WIN free tickets to fantastic attractions in the Kent Big Weekend! Get ready to join Visit Kent’s annual big ticket giveaway on 1st and 2nd April. Over 22,000 FREE tickets for days out and adventures at more than 100 amazing Kent attractions are up for grabs for Kent residents from 9th February. Bid for your tickets at www.kentbigweekend.co.uk to ... Continue Reading
  • Swimathon for Marie Curie in Cranbrook

      Would you like to take part in Swimathon? The world’s biggest annual fundraising swim is back for 2017 and swimmers across the UK are being encouraged to jump in one of over 600 participating pools and raise vital funds for Marie Curie, the UK’s leading charity for people living with a terminal illness and their families. It’s  an ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook in Bloom – dates for your diaries

      KHWP are having work parties in the Crane Valley Wednesday 1st February Wednesday 22nd February Saturday 4th March Wednesday 29th March On going work to improve access, habitats and for public enjoyment, volunteers welcome. Saturday 8th April – Plant Stall at The White Horse plant donations welcome May 28th & 29th – Cranbrook Goes Nuts in May In association with Chelsea Fridge – an ... Continue Reading
  • Exciting Cranbrook Fringe Event

    The Chelsea Fringe is coming to Cranbrook on Saturday 27th May – Monday 29th May 2017. Further details of this exciting event will be available soon……….. Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook Mens Breakfast

    The dates for Cranbrook Mens Breakfast 2017 are as follows – March 11th 2017 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 winter and spring 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 welcome! Tools, ... 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
  • Golford Cemetery Chapel Opening Times 2017

    The Chapel will be open every Wednesday from Wednesday 5th April until Wednesday 25th October.            Opening times are 10am until 4pm on each day unless stated otherwise. The Chapel will also be open on the days listed below but are liable to change if circumstances arise throughout the course of the year. Mothering Sunday Sunday 26th March Easter Weekend:   Good ... Continue Reading
  • Cranbrook U3A

    Friday 20th January in the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook Doors open: 2.15pm. Our speaker this month is Ann Chance OBE, a lady who has spent her life caring for others and raising money for charitable causes by undertaking varied and interesting pursuits and often hilarious adventures in different parts of the world. Non members welcome (for a small entry fee) Our ... Continue Reading