The Wind in the Willows Window Competition

Your chance to win tickets to the Cranbrook Operatic & Dramatic Society's production of The 'Wind in the Willows'. To enter collect your entry form from Peter Jones Opticians (50p) and find 'The Wind in the Willows' books in Cranbrook shop windows. Closing date: 13th April 2015. Further details from Peter Jones Opticians.

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Cranbrook Operatic & Dramatic Society presents:

The Wind in the Willows By Alan Bennett Adapted from the book by Kenneth Grahame Additional music and lyrics by Jeremy Sams. 16th - 18th April 2015 at the Queen's Hall Theatre, Cranbrook. Tickets from: cods.ticketsource.co.uk 'Ubertogs'  High St, Cranbrook, Cranbrook Tyre  & Exhaust Centre or phone 01580 713887. Sponsored by Peter Jones (Opticians) and Waterloo House ...

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Cranbrook Museum

Exhibition for April & May - Cranbrook's Broadcloth Local artist Neil Ashton's lino cuts depicting the medieval wool and weaving industry in and around the Cranbrook area. Museum open Tuesday to Saturday 2.00pm - 4.30pm Entrance is free; donations are welcomed.

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Friends of St Dunstan's Church Lunchtime Concerts 2015

All concerts start at 1pm and there is light lunch for sale before the concert at 12.30. Admission free, donations for church repairs. Thursday 5th March - Invicta Grammar School & Malcolm Riley Thursday 9th April (to be confirmed) - Piano Recital by Richard Fagg Thursday 7th May - Weald Wind Quintet Thursday 4th June ...

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Cranbrook in Bloom - Dates for your diaries

  Saturday 11th April - a plant stall outside The White Horse, any plants to sell very welcome. Sunday 21st June - the Garden Safari. Plants stall at Kirklands, any plants for sale contact Jill 713245. Sunday 28th June - Family Fun Day. Plant stall, any plants still for sale would be very ...

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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.