Community run Help and Support Group

We are hoping to empower local people to establish and maintain a local, community run, network who can befriend and support each other. Has your life routine changed recently meaning you have free time? Would you or someone you know benefit from meeting new friends? Could you find time in your life to ...

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YOUR COMMUNITY NEEDS YOU!

Help make a difference by influencing decisions that affect you Become a Parish Councillor! Elections are being held on 7th May 2015 Closing date for nominations to be received is 9th April 2015 at 4pm. Nomination Forms can be obtained from the Weald Information Centre or from Tunbridge Wells Borough Council Elections Officer or by ...

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Friends of St. Dunstan's 18th Annual Great Cranbrook Quiz

On Saturday 14th March 2015 at The Vestry Hall, Cranbrook. Doors open at 7.00pm. Quiz starts promptly at 7.30pm. Tickets - £10.00 To include table snacks and a yummy light supper! Bring your own drinks and glasses. Join an open table or form teams of 6. Tickets on sale at Country Stile, High Street or from Brian ...

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Book Club at Cranbrook Library

The Book Club meet at the Cranbrook Library, Carriers Road at 10.30am on the second Tuesday of the month and are looking for new members. Their next meeting will be on 10th February when they will be discussing 'The Garden of Evening Mists' by Tan Twan Eng

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Cranbrook & Sissinghurst U3A

Retired or Semi-Retired? This is for you. Friendship, Interest Groups, Monthly Meetings with Speakers, Theatre, Places of Interest and Fun? In the last two years U3As have been formed in Bearsted, East Medway, Edenbridge, Maidstone, Swanley, Westerham, Hawkhurst & Goudhurst. Tell your Friends and Neighbours! Pick up a leaflet at the Library Ring 01892 ...

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Welcome

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.