Working for Wye - past, present and future

Events Diary

Coronavirus Covid-19 national lockdown: please check future plans with individual club and event organisers, not the Parish Clerk. The Wye Events Diary can help bona fide community event organisers in the Wye area to publicise forthcoming events. This is a free public service for local voluntary sector organisations only. To advertise your community event, just click on the 'Add Item' button, located immediately below the diary. Please note: Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council accepts no responsibility for externally provided information, nor its accuracy, nor any links published on this website. Publication on this website does not signify any endorsement or responsibility. The site editors may decline to publish items or edit them.

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Boxing Day

Mon, 26 Dec 2022

Boxing Day

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
N/A

Parish Council office closed

Mon, 26 Dec 2022 09:00

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Bank Holiday

Tue, 27 Dec 2022

Bank Holiday (in lieu of Christmas Day)

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
N/A

Parish Council office closed

Tue, 27 Dec 2022 09:00

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Parish Council office closed

Wed, 28 Dec 2022 09:00

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Thomas Becket stained glass in Canterbury Cathedral

852nd anniversary martyrdom of Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury

Thu, 29 Dec 2022

Canterbury Cathedral - Martyrdom of Thomas Becket

Choral Evensong 15.00 candlelit service of mediaeval chant and readings

Venue:
Canterbury Cathedral
Contact:
Canterbury Cathedral

Parish Council office closed

Thu, 29 Dec 2022 09:00

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Christmas Refuse Bin Collection Day in Wye

Fri, 30 Dec 2022 06:00

Biffa refuse bin collection day in Wye (2022/2023 Christmas calendar)

Friday 30th December - Wye

Ashford Borough Council recycling, waste and bins

Normal collection service date resume on Monday 9th January 2023

Venue:
Wye
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council

Parish Council office closed

Fri, 30 Dec 2022 09:00

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk

New Year's Day

Sun, 01 Jan 2023 00:01

New Year's Day (Bank Holiday Monday 2nd January 2023)

Venue:
National event
Contact:
N/A

New Year's Day Bank Holiday

Mon, 02 Jan 2023 00:01

New Year's Day Bank Holiday

Venue:
National event
Contact:
N/A

Parish Council office closed

Mon, 02 Jan 2023 09:00

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Wye Arts Film Night poster Amadeus 2023-0102

Wye Arts Film Night

Mon, 02 Jan 2023 19:00

Wye Arts Film Night presents: doors open at 19.00 for 19.30

'Amadeus' starring Tom Hulce

Raffle and complementary drinks before the performance

Wye Arts Association members only

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Wye Arts - see noticeboard
Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council logo

Parish Council (Hybrid Meeting)

Tue, 03 Jan 2023 18:45

Parish Council meeting

The Microsoft Teams Live waiting room for this hybrid meeting will open to the public from 18.45 onwards. This virtual meeting can be viewed either via the Microsoft Teams app (free to download), or via the web (recommended), or attended in person.

However, space at Unit 2b Briar Close is restricted. To minimise risks during the pandemic it is necessary to distance the seats and increase room ventilation. Therefore this limits the number of people who can attend a meeting in person. Please contact the Clerk at least a day beforehand to reserve a seat.

Venue:
Hybrid meeting: 2B Briar Close, Wye and online via Teams Live
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Agenda:
Agenda 2023-0103 Parish Council (PDF, 495 Kb)
Kent Association of Local Council's logo

KALC Area Committee

Wed, 04 Jan 2023 19:00

KALC Area Committee

19.00

2023 meetings at 19.00 Wednesday 1st March, Wednesday 3rd May, Wednesday 5th July, Wednesday 6th September, Wednesday 1st November

Venue:
Civic Centre, Ashford
Contact:
Wye PC / KALC representative)

Wye Historical Society

Wed, 04 Jan 2023 19:30

Wye Historical Society

Members' Evening

19.30 (doors open at 19.00)

Members free. Non-members £3 per talk.

Venue:
Lady Joanna Thornhill (Endowed) Primary School
Contact:
Wye Historical Society

Christmas Recycling Bin Collection Day in Wye

Fri, 06 Jan 2023 06:00

Biffa recylcing bin collection day in Wye (2022/2023 Christmas calendar)

Ashford Borough Council recycling, waste and bins

Normal collection service date resume on Monday 9th January 2023

Venue:
Wye
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council

Brook Village Coffee Morning

Fri, 06 Jan 2023 10:30

Brook Village Coffee Morning (first Friday of the month)

10.30 - 12.00

Venue:
Brook Village Hall
Contact:
Contact Betty Joynson 01233 812803
Wye Farmers' Market logo

Wye Farmers' Market - The Green

Sat, 07 Jan 2023 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market

The Wye Farmers' Market, The Green, on the first and third Saturdays, every month.

Please continue to respect the wishes of those who may choose, or need, to observe social distancing, or wear a face covering. Thank You Please observe social distancing and wear a mask wherever possible.

To keep up to date, please check with the Wye Farmers' Market website

Venue:
The Green, Wye
Contact:
Market Manager 07804 652 156

Plough Sunday 2023

Sun, 08 Jan 2023 00:01

Plough Sunday 2023 celebrates the start of the new working year

Venue:
National events
Contact:
Arthur Rank Centre

Plough Monday

Mon, 09 Jan 2023

Plough Monday, the first Monday after 6th January. By tradition, the first day of the agricultural year, the day on which village life would return to normal after the festivities of the twelve days of Christmas, and people would return to work.

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
N/A

Options Activity Club

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 10:00

Options Activity Club

Every Monday 10.00 - 12.00

Board games, sewing, craft activities

Tea and coffee provided

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
See noticeboard for event and contact details
Road Closed sign

Bridge Street Overnight Road Closure

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 23:00

Bridge Street overnight road closure

23.00 Monday 9th January - 05.00 Tuesday 10th January

Location: approx. 20m either side of the level crossing.

Venue:
Wye Level Crossing, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Network Rail Infrastructure 03457 114 141
Documents:
Notice: Road Closure - Bridge Street 2022-0109 (PDF, 46 Kb)
Pilgrims Hospices logo

Christmas Tree Recycling registration deadline (Ashford district)

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 23:59

Registration deadline for Christmas tree recycling doorstep collection

Register by midnight 9th January 2023 (Ashford district) for collections Saturday 14th to Monday 16th January 2023

Donations in support of the Pilgrims Hospices in east Kent

Please note the Canterbury and Thanet district registration deadline is midnight Monday 2nd January 2023, (for collections Friday 6th – Monday 9th January 2023).

New this year: tree recycling drop-off facility at Macknade, Faversham

Book a time slot: Faversham Drop-Off Recycling Station Booking Form

Venue:
Ashford, Canterbury and Thanet districts
Contact:
Pilgrims Hospices register online by the deadlines above

Children's Playing Field Charity (virtual meeting)

Tue, 10 Jan 2023 18:15

CPFC Management Committee (virtual meeting)

18.15 - 19.45

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Charity Correspondent

Wye Community Lunch

Wed, 11 Jan 2023 12:15

Wye Community Lunch

12.15 for 12.30

Two course meal, and coffee for £5.00

Please book in advance - call Richard Sinden 07969 583920

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Richard Sinden

Refuse Bin Collection Day in Wye

Thu, 12 Jan 2023 06:00

Biffa refuse bin collection day in Wye (Normal 2022/2023 calendar)

Ashford Borough Council recycling, waste and bins

Venue:
Wye
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council

576th anniversary: signing the Wye College Statutes in 1447

Sat, 14 Jan 2023

14th January 1447 - 2023

The 576th anniversary of the signing of the Wye College Statutes by founder Cardinal Kempe.

Venue:
Latin School, High Street, Wye
Contact:
N/A
Pilgrims Hospices logo

Christmas Tree Recycling (pre-booked)

Sat, 14 Jan 2023 07:30

Christmas tree recycling - doorstep collection period for Ashford district

Saturday 14th - Monday 16th January

Register by midnight 9th January 2023 (Ashford district)

Donations in support of the Pilgrims Hospices

Please note: for Canterbury and Thanet districts - different deadlines and collection dates apply

Venue:
Ashford, Canterbury and (parts of) Thanet districts
Contact:
Pilgrims Hospices register online
Pilgrims Hospices logo

Christmas Tree Recycling (pre-booked)

Sun, 15 Jan 2023 07:30

Christmas tree recycling - doorstep collection period for Ashford district

Saturday 14th - Monday 16th January

Register by midnight 9th January 2023 (Ashford district)

Donations in support of the Pilgrims Hospices

Please note: for Canterbury and Thanet districts - different deadlines and collection dates apply

Venue:
Ashford, Canterbury and (parts of) Thanet districts
Contact:
Pilgrims Hospices register online
Pilgrims Hospices logo

Christmas Tree Recycling (pre-booked)

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 07:30

Christmas tree recycling - doorstep collection period for Ashford district

Saturday 14th - Monday 16th January

Register by midnight 9th January 2023 (Ashford district)

Donations in support of the Pilgrims Hospices

Please note: for Canterbury and Thanet districts - different deadlines and collection dates apply

Venue:
Ashford, Canterbury and (parts of) Thanet districts
Contact:
Pilgrims Hospices register online

Options Activity Club

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 10:00

Options Activity Club

Every Monday 10.00 - 12.00

Board games, sewing, craft activities

Tea and coffee provided

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
See noticeboard for event and contact details
Wye Winter Warm Space steaming cup of coffee

Winter Warm Space - Free

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 10:00

The residents and management of Luckley House invite everyone to use their lounge as a free Winter Warm Space from 10.00 - 14.00 each Monday, until the end of February. Central heating, hot drinks and good company for all. Richard Sinden, Wye Community Warden will be present thoughout.

(The free Winter Warm Space will also be available at Luckley House every Thursday from 11.30 - 15.00)

Venue:
Luckley House, Little Chequers
Contact:
Richard Sinden 07969 583920
Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council logo

Flood Warden Training

Tue, 17 Jan 2023 18:45

Flood Warden Training

18.45 - 21.00

Online training via Microsoft Teams with the Environment Agency Flood Resilience Team and Kent Resilience Forum

Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Kent Association of Local Council's logo

KALC Joint Parishes Working Group (virtual meeting)

Tue, 17 Jan 2023 19:00

KALC Joint Parishes Planning Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Land Mapping Commission Report

NPPF Prospectus Consultation

Tree protection

Stodmarsh -update

Local Plan Review - update

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Ashford Borough Council logo

Elections Act 2022 Briefing

Wed, 18 Jan 2023 18:00

Elections Act 2022 (applies to UK Parliamentary elections, Police and Crime Commissioner elections and English local government polls).

Online briefing for parish clerks and parish councillors to cover the new requirements, including the need for voters to show photo ID at polling stations before a ballot paper is issued.

18.00

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Recycling Bin Collection Day in Wye

Thu, 19 Jan 2023 06:00

Biffa recycling bin collection day in Wye (Normal 2022/2023 calendar)

Ashford Borough Council recycling, waste and bins

Venue:
Wye
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council
Wye Winter Warm Space steaming cup of coffee

Winter Warm Space - Free

Thu, 19 Jan 2023 11:30

The residents and management of Luckley House invite everyone to use their lounge as a free Winter Warm Space from 11.30 - 15.00 each Thursday, until the end of February. Central heating, hot drinks and good company for all. Richard Sinden, Wye Community Warden will be present thoughout.

(The free Winter Warm Space will also be available at Luckley House every Monday from 10.00 - 14.00)

Venue:
Luckley House, Little Chequers
Contact:
Richard Sinden 07969 583920
Wye Farmers' Market logo

Wye Farmers' Market - The Green

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market

The Wye Farmers' Market, The Green, on the first and third Saturdays, every month.

Please continue to respect the wishes of those who may choose, or need, to observe social distancing, or wear a face covering. Thank You Please observe social distancing and wear a mask wherever possible.

To keep up to date, please check with the Wye Farmers' Market website

Venue:
The Green, Wye
Contact:
Market Manager 07804 652 156

Community Ceilidh

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 20:30

Community Ceilidh - Abbey Capers Barn Dance Band

18.30 - 21.30

Ticket £10. Family ticket £25 (advance tickets only)

Nibbles. Bring your own drinks

Venue:
Wye parish church
Contact:
Advance tickets only from wyeceilidh@gmail.com
Village Halls Week 2023 poster

Village Halls Week

Mon, 23 Jan 2023

Village Halls Week - warm welcoming and inclusive spaces

23rd - 29th January 2022

Village Halls Week is a national campaign, shining a spotlight on the contribution England's 10,000+ village halls make to rural communities. It is an opportunity for hall management committees to celebrate their work and get inspiration from others.

In 2023 Village Halls Week will look at how village halls can provide warm, welcoming and inclusive spaces; something which is especially important as the country faces a cost of living crisis.

Venue:
National event
Contact:
ACRE

Options Activity Club

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:00

Options Activity Club

Every Monday 10.00 - 12.00

Board games, sewing, craft activities

Tea and coffee provided

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
See noticeboard for event and contact details
Wye Winter Warm Space steaming cup of coffee

Winter Warm Space - Free

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:00

The residents and management of Luckley House invite everyone to use their lounge as a free Winter Warm Space from 10.00 - 14.00 each Monday, until the end of February. Central heating, hot drinks and good company for all. Richard Sinden, Wye Community Warden will be present thoughout.

(The free Winter Warm Space will also be available at Luckley House every Thursday from 11.30 - 15.00)

Venue:
Luckley House, Little Chequers
Contact:
Richard Sinden 07969 583920
Coronation Working Group

Coronation Working Group

Tue, 24 Jan 2023 10:00

Coronation Working Group

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Wye Community Lunch

Wed, 25 Jan 2023 12:15

Wye Community Lunch

12.15 for 12.30

Two course meal, and coffee for £5.00

Please book in advance - call Richard Sinden 07969 583920

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Richard Sinden
Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council logo

Informal Project Briefing (virtual meeting)

Wed, 25 Jan 2023 18:00

Informal project briefing and COVID-19 update meeting for parish councillors

18.00 - 19.00

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Kent Resilience Forum logo

Flood Warden Training

Wed, 25 Jan 2023 19:00

Flood Warden bitesize session 1

Mark Rogers, Met Office Advisor (Civil Contingencies) South East

19.00 - 20.00

Contingency planning is designed to mitigate the impacts of an emergency or critical situation on an organisation or community. The key outcomes of contingency planning are:

  • Assessing and managing operational risk
  • Limiting the impacts of an emergency
  • Ensuring an appropriate and effective response level
  • Key operations can continue both during and after the emergency
Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Refuse Bin Collection Day in Wye

Thu, 26 Jan 2023 06:00

Biffa refuse bin collection day in Wye (Normal 2022/2023 calendar)

Ashford Borough Council recycling, waste and bins

Venue:
Wye
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council
Wye Winter Warm Space steaming cup of coffee

Winter Warm Space - Free

Thu, 26 Jan 2023 11:30

The residents and management of Luckley House invite everyone to use their lounge as a free Winter Warm Space from 11.30 - 15.00 each Thursday, until the end of February. Central heating, hot drinks and good company for all. Richard Sinden, Wye Community Warden will be present thoughout.

(The free Winter Warm Space will also be available at Luckley House every Monday from 10.00 - 14.00)

Venue:
Luckley House, Little Chequers
Contact:
Richard Sinden 07969 583920
Big Garden Birdwatch poster

RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2023

Fri, 27 Jan 2023

Big Garden Birdwatch 2023 will take place from Friday 27th January until Sunday 29th January. It's so easy to make a difference for nature.

Big Garden Birdwatch helps the RSPB to build a picture of garden wildlife across the UK. The annual survey can identify what is in danger - and how we can help.

Click to find out all about the Big Garden Birdwatch

Citizen science: join in the world's largest garden wildlife survey

Venue:
National event
Contact:
RSPB
Big Garden Birdwatch poster

RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2023

Sat, 28 Jan 2023

Big Garden Birdwatch 2023 will take place from Friday 27th January until Sunday 29th January. It's so easy to make a difference for nature.

Big Garden Birdwatch helps the RSPB to build a picture of garden wildlife across the UK. The annual survey can identify what is in danger - and how we can help.

Click to find out all about the Big Garden Birdwatch

Citizen science: join in the world's largest garden wildlife survey

Venue:
National event
Contact:
RSPB
Big Garden Birdwatch poster

RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2023

Sun, 29 Jan 2023

Big Garden Birdwatch 2023 will take place from Friday 27th January until Sunday 29th January. It's so easy to make a difference for nature.

Big Garden Birdwatch helps the RSPB to build a picture of garden wildlife across the UK. The annual survey can identify what is in danger - and how we can help.

Click to find out all about the Big Garden Birdwatch

Citizen science: join in the world's largest garden wildlife survey

Venue:
National event
Contact:
RSPB

Options Activity Club

Mon, 30 Jan 2023 10:00

Options Activity Club

Every Monday 10.00 - 12.00

Board games, sewing, craft activities

Tea and coffee provided

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
See noticeboard for event and contact details
Wye Winter Warm Space steaming cup of coffee

Winter Warm Space - Free

Mon, 30 Jan 2023 10:00

The residents and management of Luckley House invite everyone to use their lounge as a free Winter Warm Space from 10.00 - 14.00 each Monday, until the end of February. Central heating, hot drinks and good company for all. Richard Sinden, Wye Community Warden will be present thoughout.

(The free Winter Warm Space will also be available at Luckley House every Thursday from 11.30 - 15.00)

Venue:
Luckley House, Little Chequers
Contact:
Richard Sinden 07969 583920

Recycling Bin Collection Day in Wye

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 06:00

Biffa recycling bin collection day in Wye (Normal 2022/2023 calendar)

Ashford Borough Council recycling, waste and bins

Venue:
Wye
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council
Wye Winter Warm Space steaming cup of coffee

Winter Warm Space - Free

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 11:30

The residents and management of Luckley House invite everyone to use their lounge as a free Winter Warm Space from 11.30 - 15.00 each Thursday, until the end of February. Central heating, hot drinks and good company for all. Richard Sinden, Wye Community Warden will be present thoughout.

(The free Winter Warm Space will also be available at Luckley House every Monday from 10.00 - 14.00)

Venue:
Luckley House, Little Chequers
Contact:
Richard Sinden 07969 583920

Brook Village Coffee Morning

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 10:30

Brook Village Coffee Morning (first Friday of the month)

10.30 - 12.00

Venue:
Brook Village Hall
Contact:
N/A
Wye Farmers' Market logo

Wye Farmers' Market - The Green

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market

The Wye Farmers' Market, The Green, on the first and third Saturdays, every month.

Please continue to respect the wishes of those who may choose, or need, to observe social distancing, or wear a face covering. Thank You Please observe social distancing and wear a mask wherever possible.

To keep up to date, please check with the Wye Farmers' Market website

Venue:
The Green, Wye
Contact:
Market Manager 07804 652 156