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 […]

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The Hop Pickers Line Heritage Group

Update: In 2015, AOC Archaeology was commissioned by the Hop Pickers Line Heritage Group (the parishes of Paddock wood, Goudhurst, Cranbrook and Hawkhurst), with Tunbridge Wells Borough Council, to produce an Historic Environment Assessment of the Paddock Wood to Hawkhurst branch railway which was closed in 1961. This iconic rural steam railway was known for […]

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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 […]

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Helping local communities to reduce the number of attacks by pet dogs on sheep

Dog attacks on sheep seem to be increasing: a situation that affects rural businesses, food prices, animal welfare, community relations, access to the countryside and much more The problem can be addressed by bringing people together and using education and awareness to gradually change behaviours Sheepwatch UK is a new initiative which is trying to […]

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Guides

Guides have a chance to get out there and do something really different. They are girls aged 10 to 14 who explore new places, go on camps, holidays and trips, meet new friends at events like the BIG GIG, and try exciting activities. By joining you can become part of a worldwide community of girls […]

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Golford Cemetery Chapel Opening Times 2019

Golford  Chapel, which is non-denominational, will be open to members of the public for quiet reflection and the opportunity to view the beautiful stained glass windows every Wednesday from Wednesday 3rd April until Wednesday 30th October.            Opening times are 10am until 4pm each day unless stated otherwise. The Chapel will also be open on the days listed below but […]

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“Cuppa & Company”

Enjoy a good cuppa with cake & time to chat on Sundays from 3.30pm at Cranbrook Primary School Hall including a brief epilogue to end the hour. If you would like a lift, call us on 01580 713035/712604. Sponsored by The Vine Church 1st Sunday afternoon monthly for everyone.

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Bell Ringers Wanted

We urgently need more ringers at St Dunstans, anyone between 12 and 112 can join us. If you have an hour to spare, why not give it a try? Our practice night is on Tuesday at 7.30, you will probably hear us! We will give you a tour of the Tower and Belfry, which houses […]

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‘Messy Church’

Creative Family Fun Fun Crafts, Praise & Meal 2nd Friday of every month, 3.30pm – 5.30pm in the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook FREE ENTRY – donations welcome For more information contact St. Dunstan’s Church Office 01580 715861. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Cranbrook Citizen Advice Bureaux

Can be found at Cranbrook Library, Carriers Road, Cranbrook TN17 3JT. They are open Monday, Wednesday & Friday at the following times – Monday – Form Filling by appointment only Wednesday – 9:30am – 5:30pm Friday – 9:30am – 5:30pm Advice Line : 01580 714936 Admin Line: 01580 713989 Email : advicecranbrook@catwd.org.uk Website:  www.citizensadvice.org.uk Central Office: […]

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The Oil-Club

The Oil-Club has launched a club for Cranbrook and the surrounding area. If you would like to join or find out more about the club, please visit the website: http://www.oil-club.co.uk. The benefits are: Reduced heating oil costs Reduced heavy goods vehicle traffic through our villages Reduced carbon exhausted into our environment About the Oil-Club The […]

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Farmers Markets

The Cranbrook Farmers Market is held in the Vestry Hall between 9.30am and 1pm on the Fourth Saturday of every month.  For further details contact Jane Apps – telephone 07971413334 Available at the market: ♦ vegetables ♦ plants ♦ honey ♦ bread ♦ cakes ♦ vegetarian/vegan meals ♦ cheese ♦ chocolate ♦ meat ♦ fish ♦ wool […]

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