Heart of Hospice Open Gardens 2015

Visit the gardens of Heart of Kent Hospice supporters and help raise much needed funds to give the very best care possible for those we love at the end of their life. Local Opening on Sunday 31st May 1.00pm - 5.00pm: Little Nut Hall, The Common, Sissinghurst TN17 2AJ The Coach House, Sissinghurst ...

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High Weald Academy 5K & 10K Race

On Friday 24th July 2015. For further details contact Jude on 07521967325.

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Denim & Diamonds

At Cranbrook Primary School, Carriers Road, Cranbrook on Saturday 2nd May 2015. Live music - Lee Golledge Duo £5 a ticket when pre booked or £10 on the door Hot food and bar Dress code - Dress your denim up or down Doors open from 7.45pm For further details contact Jude on 07521967325

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Cranbrook History Society

Annual General Meeting will be on Monday 11th May at 7.30pm in the Congregational Church, High Street, Cranbrook. There will also be a talk "Deer Parks in Kent" by Susan Pittman. Visitors are welcome

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The Elizabeth Consort O First-Created Beam

On Friday 1st May 2015, 7.30pm at St Dunstan's Church, Cranbrook. Free entry - donations will go to the Friends of St Dunstan's.

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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.