Charity Sale

Works of the late Michael Woodford - Artist of The Golford Chapel windows, exhibited at the Tate and the Louvre. A sale of his works will be held in the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook on Saturday 8th August from 10.00am till 4.00pm. 'Pick a Painting & Make a Donation, (it would be ...

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Concert in St. Dunstan's Church

The Bahamian Diocesan Choir will be singing their beautiful gospel music in St Dunstan’s Church in the evening of Wednesday 15th July, accompanied by Franz Hepburn the renowned Baritone. The Bahamas High Commissioner and his wife will be attending.  The Concert will commence at 7.30 pm and continue until approx ...

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Family Sing and Rhyme

Family Sing and Rhyme

For pre-school children on Saturdays 10.30am at Cranbrook Library, Carriers Road. All children welcome in the library but remain the responsibility of a parent or accompanying adult. Children aged 7 or under must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

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Cranbrook in Bloom – We need your help

Cranbrook in Bloom - We need your help

Cranbrook are once again competing in the South East in Bloom RHS competition and have also been selected as a Britain in Bloom Finalist. Tuesday 14th July and Monday 10th August are our judging days. Our campaign involves a guided tour of the Town and this year will include: The Hill, Waterloo ...

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Kitsch and Stitch Vintage & Makers Fairs 2015

Kitsch and Stitch Vintage & Makers Fairs 2015

30th May, 18th July, 3rd October & 21st November 2015, 10.00am - 3.00pm in the Vestry Hall, Cranbrook, TN17 3HA. FREE ADMISSION Refreshments in aid of Hospice in the Weald. Kitsch & Stitch is organised by 'Crafted by Joy - handmade with love'   joy@craftedbyjoy.co.uk   facebook.com/kitschandstitchfair    

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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.