Sounds of Summer Lunchtime Recital

On 14th August at St Dunstans Church, Cranbrook, 1.00pm. Lunchtime concert from young professional musicians in training..   Alexandra Standing - Pianist. Helen Lacey - Soprano. Frances Bussey - Clarinet.   Music by Mozart, Beethoven, Quilter and more. An event not to be missed. Free entry and cakes afterwards.

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Britain In Bloom

The judges will be here in Cranbrook on Monday 28th July Please help us make a winning entry!

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Museum Volunteers Needed

Bored, need to meet people and do something different? We need volunteers whatever your vocation, we are sure we have a situation for you Interested ? Please contact the curator or phone 01580 712475  

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Music Event - Eve Selis Duo with Berkley Hart Duo

American county rock singer songwriter Eve Selis is playing in duo format with Marc Twang on a July OK tour, with special guests Berkely Hart duo

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Road Closures

  Temporary Road Closure - Stone Street - July 2014- Stone Street - 28th July - 3rd September

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Cranbrook and Sissinghurst Parish Council serves an exceptionally beautiful and commercially significant swathe of the Weald of Kent.  

The attractive market town of Cranbrook and the nearby pretty village of Sissinghurst form the nucleus of a vibrant and diverse community bounded by ancient woods and forests and enclosing rich farmland.

The varied landscape and the vagaries of history have shaped both the character and appearance of the area. The Union Windmill symbolises the crucial role of agriculture in the region while the magnificent St Dunstan’s Church recalls the prosperous medieval cloth industry. Cranbrook School, founded in 1518, is a powerful presence in the town, a constant reminder of the importance of youth and the future within a historic context. The potent attraction of historic buildings is perfectly exemplified by Sissinghurst Castle Gardens – a world famous, much visited National Trust property with a fascinating past.

Cranbrook and Sissinghurst Parish Council is dedicated to preserving its remarkable legacy by fostering an environment in which farming, education and tourism can continue to thrive and benefit local businesses and services.