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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.

Wye Community Lunch CANCELLED

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 12:30

Wye Community Lunch

Two course roast meal and pudding £5 including tea or coffee. Bookings via Richard Sinden.

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Wye
Contact:
Richard Sinden, Community Connector 07969 583 920

How to Create a Truly Sustainable Housing Scheme WORKSHOP POSTPONED

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 13:30

How to Create a Truly Sustainable Housing Scheme WORKSHOP POSTPONED

Workshop led by Paul Maillor, Conker Conservation, Canterbury

Venue:
Alexander Centre 15-17 Preston Street, Faversham, ME13 8NZ
Contact:
Parish Clerk

ABC Cabinet CANCELLED

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 19:00

ABC Cabinet meeting CANCELLED

Venue:
Council Chamber Civic Centre, Tannery Lane, Ashford TN23 1PL
Contact:
Keith Fearon 01233 330564

Woodchurch Wagon outing to Great Dixter POSTPONED

Fri, 01 May 2020 10:00

Great Dixter

Outing on the Woodchurch Wagon community minibus POSTPONED.

(All seats are free for Wye residents, but they must be pre-booked).

'The Woodchurch Wagon is a community wellbeing initiative in conjunction with Woodchurch Parish Council and Ashford Borough Council. It's purpose is to provide the residents, through their local clubs and societies, better access to transport. Woodchurch Wagon is operated on a not-for-profit basis and is run by volunteers through the Woodchurch Hub. It is designed to cover the operating costs of the minibus, and should any profits be made through this scheme, these will be reinvested in full back into the village community.' Woodchurch Hub website

Venue:
Departs Wye at a date to be advised
Contact:
Call 07934 129 123 for details and to book your seat
Wye Farmers' Market logo

Wye Farmers' Market ONLINE for PRE-ORDERED PRODUCE ONLY

Sat, 02 May 2020 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market - ONLINE ORDERING ONLY

'Open' only for customers to collect their pre-booked orders on The Green at timed slots.

Follow link to the Wye Farmers' Market website for the cut-off time for online orders and details of other options

From Saturday 4th April 'Online Markets' will be held on the first and third Saturdays, every month. This plan is subject to change. Please check the situation with the Wye Farmers' Market website and subscribe to Market Reminder emails.

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

Parish Council POSTPONED

Tue, 05 May 2020 18:15

May Parish Council meeting POSTPONED

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Woodchurch Wagon outing to Ramsgate POSTPONED

Wed, 06 May 2020 10:00

Outing to Ramsgate on the Woodchurch Wagon community minibus POSTPONED.

(All seats are free for Wye residents, but they must be pre-booked).

'The Woodchurch Wagon is a community wellbeing initiative in conjunction with Woodchurch Parish Council and Ashford Borough Council. It's purpose is to provide the residents, through their local clubs and societies, better access to transport. Woodchurch Wagon is operated on a not-for-profit basis and is run by volunteers through the Woodchurch Hub. It is designed to cover the operating costs of the minibus, and should any profits be made through this scheme, these will be reinvested in full back into the village community.' Woodchurch Hub website

Venue:
Departs Wye at a date to be advised
Contact:
Call 07934 129 123 for details and to book your seat

ABC Planning Committee - Virtual Meeting

Wed, 06 May 2020 17:00

Agenda (see ABC website for agenda and minutes)

Please note that any member of the press and public may listen-in to proceedings at this 'virtual' meeting via a weblink to to a Teams Meeting of the Virtual Planning Committee on Wednesday 6th May 2020 at 17.00.

View meeting agenda.

The public can follow the meeting via this link (from 17.00)

NOTE: EARLY START TIME

Venue:
Virtual meeting
Contact:
Rosie Reid

Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Election POSTPONED UNTIL MAY 2021

Thu, 07 May 2020 07:00

Local Election Day: Thursday, 7th May 2020 POSTPONED UNTIL MAY 2021

Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Election

Telephone: Contact the Electoral Services Office on 01233 330402.

Email: vote@ashford.gov.uk

Post: Electoral Services
Ashford Borough Council
Civic Centre
Tannery Lane
Ashford
Kent TN23 1PL

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Returning Officer

Bank Holiday - Parish Council office closed

Fri, 08 May 2020 09:00

By Royal Proclamation (under the Banking and Financial Dealings Act 1971) the early May bank holiday is to move to Friday 8th May to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day on the day itself.

Parish Council office closed.

Venue:
Parish Council office
Contact:
Parish Clerk

The Five Church Walk CANCELLED

Fri, 08 May 2020 10:00

Five Church Walk CANCELLED

In aid of the churches on the route, Kent Air Ambulance and the Pilgrims Hospices

The walk would have started at 10am from Chilham, Godmersham, Boughton Aluph, Challock or Molash church. It links these churches in a clockwise circular 16 mile route following footpaths, bridleways, country lanes and private paths made available to us by special permission of the land-owners. The route passes through some of the most scenic countryside in East Kent for all to enjoy, and with the bluebells out and the cuckoo calling you can be sure of a lovely day. You can choose to complete the circuit or not, starting and finishing at any of the five churches.

This is a sponsored walk in aid of the participating churches, the Kent Air Ambulance and/or the Pilgrims Hospices, and funds raised are distributed according to your wishes. Those without sponsors are also more than welcome and are asked to make a minimum donation of £5 each. Each churches also have delicious home-made refreshments (and loos) to offer while you take a welcome break.

Venue:
Start from Chilham, Godmersham, Boughton Aluph, Challock or Molash
Contact:
The Five Church Walk website (click on the link above)
VE Day 75 - Two Minute Silence

VE Day 75 - Two Minute Silence

Fri, 08 May 2020 11:00

VE Day 75 - Two Minute Silence

The Royal British Legion calls on the nation to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day from home.

'At 11.00, we're encouraging people across all generations and communities to take part in a national moment of Remembrance and pause for a Two Minute Silence to honour the service and sacrifice of the Second World War generation and reflect on the devastating impact Covid-19 has had on so many lives across the world. There is no right or wrong way to take part in the Silence, some may wish to stand at their windows, step outside their homes while remaining distanced from others, watch the broadcast on television, or simply sit in a quiet moment of reflection.'

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Royal British Legion
VE Day 75 - Last Post

VE Day 75 - Last Post

Fri, 08 May 2020 14:55

VE Day 75 - Last Post

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Royal British Legion

Ringing Out for Peace CANCELLED

Fri, 08 May 2020 19:00

Ringing Out for Peace CANCELLED

'In association with the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers, bells in cathedrals, churches and other locations will ring out at 7pm in a collective celebration of peace. The sound of bells is deeply rooted in British culture, providing the soundtrack to historic moments – calling us to pray, to work, to arms, to celebrate and, in times of crisis, to come together.

Church bells will be rung throughout our nation and around the world in celebration of the peace and friendships we share today.'

Venue:
Wye parish church bell tower
Contact:
n/a
VE Day Address by Her Majesty the Queen

VE Day Address by Her Majesty the Queen

Fri, 08 May 2020 21:00

VE Day Address by Her Majesty the Queen

Radio 4

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
BBC Radio 4

Seventh Wye Quiz Night CANCELLED

Sat, 09 May 2020 19:00

Wye Quiz Night

19.00 - for a prompt start at 19.30

£80 per team of up to eight. Please bring your own drinks, glasses and nibbles

in aid of Holding Little Hands Charity Reg. 1076555

To raise funds for play, treats and the extras for children on the Padua Ward at the William Harvey Hospital.

Venue:
Wye Village Hall
Contact:
Justine Haskell 07504 839 858

Overview and Scrutiny Committee CANCELLED

Tue, 12 May 2020 19:00

Overview and Scrutiny Committee CANCELLED

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Clare Ricketts

Wye Surgery and Dispensary CLOSED for training

Wed, 13 May 2020 13:00

Wye Surgery and Dispensary CLOSED for training

From 13.00

See our Out of hours page for full details, including NHS 111 and 999 Emergency

Venue:
Wye Surgery
Contact:
Wye Surgery

Woodchurch Wagon outing to Lakeside POSTPONED

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:00

Bluewater

Outing on the Woodchurch Wagon community minibus POSTPONED.

(All seats are free for Wye residents, but they must be pre-booked).

'The Woodchurch Wagon is a community wellbeing initiative in conjunction with Woodchurch Parish Council and Ashford Borough Council. It's purpose is to provide the residents, through their local clubs and societies, better access to transport. Woodchurch Wagon is operated on a not-for-profit basis and is run by volunteers through the Woodchurch Hub. It is designed to cover the operating costs of the minibus, and should any profits be made through this scheme, these will be reinvested in full back into the village community.' Woodchurch Hub website

Venue:
Departs Wye at a date to be advised
Contact:
Call 07934 129 123 for details and to book your seat
Wye Farmers' Market logo

Wye Farmers' Market ONLINE for PRE-ORDERED PRODUCE ONLY

Sat, 16 May 2020 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market - ONLINE ORDERING ONLY

'Open' only for customers to collect their pre-booked orders on The Green at timed slots.

Follow link to the Wye Farmers' Market website for the cut-off time for online orders and details of other options

From Saturday 4th April 'Online Markets' will be held on the first and third Saturdays, every month. This plan is subject to change. Please check the situation with the Wye Farmers' Market website and subscribe to Market Reminder emails.

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

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mon, 18 May 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week will take place between 18th and 24th May 2020. Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation the event will celebrate this year's theme of kindness. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England will be highlighting the many acts of kindness carried out by our community. MHFA's mission is to train one in ten people in mental health awareness and skills

Venue:
National Event
Contact:
MHFA England 0203 928 0760

Resources and General Purposes Committee CANCELLED

Tue, 19 May 2020 18:45

Resources and General Purposes Committee CANCELLED

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Parish Clerk

ABC Planning Committee - Virtual Meeting

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:00

Agenda (see ABC website for agenda and minutes)

19/00025/AS - Land between railway line and Willesborough Road, Kennington, Kent PDF 226 KB

Hybrid planning application seeking:

(i) Outline planning permission (all matters reserved except for points of access) for up to 437 dwellings; formal and informal open space incorporating SuDS; and associated services, infrastructure and groundworks; and

(ii) Full planning permission for the erection of 288 dwellings; the creation of serviced plot of land to facilitate the delivery by Kent County Council of a two-form entry primary school with associated outdoor space and vehicle parking; a new Bowls Centre including a clubhouse of 292 sq.m, ancillary building and a bowling green; a local centre to provide 280 sq.m of A1 (retail), 180 sq.m of A1 (retail food store), 100 sq.m A3 (café), 75 sq.m A5 (takeaway), 190 sq.m D2 (gym/fitness studio space) open space incorporating SuDS; vehicle parking; and associated services, structural landscaping, infrastructure and groundworks.

Please note that any member of the press and public may listen-in to proceedings at this 'virtual' meeting via a weblink which will be publicised on the Council's website at www.ashford.gov.uk at least 24 hours before the meeting.

Link to Teams Meeting

Venue:
Virtual meeting
Contact:
Rosie Reid

ABC Council CANCELLED

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:00

ABC Council meeting Cancelled

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Keith Fearon 01233 330564

Woodchurch Wagon outing to Folkestone Harbour POSTPONED

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:00

Folkestone Harbour

Outing on the Woodchurch Wagon community minibus POSTPONED.

(All seats are free for Wye residents, but they must be pre-booked).

'The Woodchurch Wagon is a community wellbeing initiative in conjunction with Woodchurch Parish Council and Ashford Borough Council. It's purpose is to provide the residents, through their local clubs and societies, better access to transport. Woodchurch Wagon is operated on a not-for-profit basis and is run by volunteers through the Woodchurch Hub. It is designed to cover the operating costs of the minibus, and should any profits be made through this scheme, these will be reinvested in full back into the village community.' Woodchurch Hub website

Venue:
Departs Wye at a date to be advised
Contact:
Call 07934 129 123 for details and to book your seat

Training and Enterprise Board

Tue, 26 May 2020 10:00

Trading and Enterprise Board

Venue:
TBC
Contact:
Ashford Borough Council
Annual Parish Council Meeting DEFERRED

Annual Parish Council Meeting DEFERRED

Tue, 26 May 2020 18:15

Annual Parish Council Meeting DEFERRED

Venue:
TBC
Contact:
Parish Clerk

ABC Cabinet - Virtual Meeting

Thu, 28 May 2020 17:00

ABC Cabinet meeting - agenda

Link: WATCH/LISTEN TO THE MEETING

Venue:
Virtual Meeting - Teams Meeting. View directions
Contact:
Danny Sheppard Telephone: 01233 330349

Woodchurch Wagon outing to Brighton POSTPONED

Fri, 29 May 2020 10:00

Brighton

Outing on the Woodchurch Wagon community minibus POSTPONED.

(All seats are free for Wye residents, but they must be pre-booked).

'The Woodchurch Wagon is a community wellbeing initiative in conjunction with Woodchurch Parish Council and Ashford Borough Council. It's purpose is to provide the residents, through their local clubs and societies, better access to transport. Woodchurch Wagon is operated on a not-for-profit basis and is run by volunteers through the Woodchurch Hub. It is designed to cover the operating costs of the minibus, and should any profits be made through this scheme, these will be reinvested in full back into the village community.' Woodchurch Hub website

Venue:
Departs Wye at a date to be advised
Contact:
Call 07934 129 123 for details and to book your seat