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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.

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Nature’s role in tackling the climate crisis

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 09:30

Nature's role in tackling the climate crisis

Chair, Michael Winter

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk
New Local logo

Stronger Things 2022 (virtual conference)

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 10:30

Stronger Things 2022 (virtual conference)

10.30 Online Welcome Professor Donna Hall CBE, chair, New Local

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
New Local
Tags: Community
New Local logo

Stronger Things 2022 (virtual conference)

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 10:30

Stronger Things 2022 (virtual conference)

10.30

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
New Local
Tags: Community
National Association of Local Councils logo

Working Together to Make Communities Safer (virtual event)

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 12:00

Changing patterns of crime during the pandemic: falls in crime types such as theft offences have been offset by rises in fraud and computer misuse offences. This results in no change in overall levels of crime, but how safe do communities feel?

Working with communities to reduce crime and improve community safety

Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council logo

Wye Celebrates Working Group (virtual meeting)

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 18:00

Wye Celebrates Working Group (virtual meeting)

18.00 - 18.30

Platinum Jubilee events planning

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Brook Village Coffee Morning

Fri, 01 Apr 2022 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, 02 Apr 2022 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market

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

Please observe notices that may control entry and exit, and observe social distancing wherever possible.

For details of the one-way system and to keep up to date with the changing situation, please check with the Wye Farmers' Market website

Venue:
The Green, Wye
Contact:
Market Manager 07804 652 156
Peter Rabbit film poster

Peter Rabbit (U) and Easter egg hunt

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 14:00

Peter Rabbit (U) 150" screen followed by an Easter egg hunt

14.00pm to 17.00 (last entry 14.30) No age limit

Tickets from the Roaming Cinema Company

Venue:
Godmersham and Crundale Village Hall, Godmersham
Contact:
The Roaming Cinema Company

Wye Arts: Cinema

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 19:30

Wye Arts: doors open at 19.00 for 19.30

'Nothing to Declare' by Danny Boon

Raffle and complementary drinks before the performance

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Wye Arts
Tags: Wye Arts

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society - Guided Walk

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 10:00

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society

Tuesday Walking Group

09.45 for 10.00 start. Visitors are always welcome

Followed by coffee

Venue:
Walk starts from Wye Church
Contact:
Walk Leader: Jean Bowes (check poster in Church Street for any changes)
Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council logo

Parish Council (hybrid meeting) DEFERRED

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 18:45

Parish Council April meeting deferred

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Wye Historical Society

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 19:30

Wye Historical Society

'Three Castles and an Ironmaster's House'

Speaker: David Clarke

Annual subscription fees are payable from 1 October: £10.00 per person (2021/2022 season). Entrance to meetings is free to members; non-members may attend at £2.00 per lecture.

Venue:
Lady Joanna Thornhill (Endowed) Primary School
Contact:
See website for event and contact details

RAFA (Wye Branch)

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 19:30

Royal Air Force Association (Wye Branch)

'A History of Kentish Gardens'

Speaker: Richard Goodenough

Venue:
Wye Village Hall (Small Hall), Bridge Street
Contact:
Janice Burley (Branch Secretary)
Tags: RAFA

Palm Sunday

Sun, 10 Apr 2022

Palm Sunday (start of Holy Week)

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
Benefice Office
Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council logo

Informal Project Briefing (virtual meeting)

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 18:00

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

18.00 - 19.30

Venue:
Online meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society - Guided Walk

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 10:00

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society

Tuesday Walking Group

09.45 for 10.00 start. Visitors are always welcome

Followed by coffee

Venue:
Walk starts from Wye Church
Contact:
Walk Leader: Jean Bowes (check poster in Church Street for any changes)

Wye Community Lunch

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 12:15

Wye Community Lunch

12.15 for 12.30

Two course meal, and coffee for £5.00

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Richard Sinden
Kent Association of Local Council's logo

Parish Forum (virtual meeting)

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 13:00

Parish Forum Topic: antisocial behaviour

13.00 - 16.00

Ashford Borough Council, Kent Association of Local Councils

Venue:
Virtual Meeting
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Ashford Borough Council logo

ABC Planning Committee (hybrid meeting)

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 19:00

ABC Planning Committee (No Wye applications listed for decision)

Venue:
Ashford Borough Council
Contact:
Rosie Reid

Maundy Thursday

Thu, 14 Apr 2022

Maundy Thursday

Venue:
n/a
Contact:
n/a

Wye WI

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 10:30

Wye Women's Institute

10.00 coffee

10.30 Meeting

Venue:
Wye New Flying Horse
Contact:
n/a

Good Friday

Fri, 15 Apr 2022

Good Friday

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
The Benefice Office
Wye Farmers' Market logo

Wye Farmers' Market - The Green

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 09:00

Wye Farmers' Market - Easter Market

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

Please observe notices that may control entry and exit, and observe social distancing wherever possible.

For details of the one-way system and to keep up to date with the changing situation, please check with the Wye Farmers' Market website

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

Easter Day

Sun, 17 Apr 2022

Easter Day.

Venue:
Wye Parish Church
Contact:
Benefice Office

Bank Holiday

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 00:01

Bank Holiday

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
N/A

Wye Arts

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 19:30

Wye Arts: doors open at 19.00 for 19.30

'The Iconoclasts of Kent'

Speaker: Professor Jackie Eales

Tickets £5 (members) £7 (non-members)

Complementary drinks before the performance

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Wye Arts committee members
Tags: Wye Arts

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society - Guided Walk

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 10:00

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society

Tuesday Walking Group

09.45 for 10.00 start. Visitors are always welcome

Followed by coffee

Venue:
Walk starts from Wye Church
Contact:
Walk Leader: Jean Bowes (check poster in Church Street for any changes)

KALC Data Protection for Clerks (online training)

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 10:00

Breakthrough Communications module: Data Protection for Clerks

10.00 - 12.00

This workshop will take clerks through how data protection fits with your role as clerk to the council. With legislation and case law evolving, this interactive session will provide you with an opportunity to make sure you are getting the essentials right and ensure you are meeting your legal obligations.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.

Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Bumps and Babies

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 09:15

Bumps and Babies

09.15 - 10.30

An invitation to under 1s and their grown ups to join us for a cuppa, homemade cake and chat

Venue:
Wye Church
Contact:
Drop-in, no need to book

St George's Day

Sat, 23 Apr 2022

St George's Day

Venue:
n/a
Contact:
n/a
Can Do Cafe poster Electric Cars event 2022-0423 10.00 Small Village Hall, Wye

Going Electric

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 10:00

All you ever wanted to know about electric cars! Find out the real pros and cons. Get some myths busted. Go for a spin with one of our electric car owners and experience for yourself how an electric car feels. Talk about where we need charging points.

Or, as always at the Our Place Wye Can Do Cafe, just come and join us for free coffee and cake and a chat with neighbours! Activities for the kids as usual.

Download event poster

Venue:
Small Village Hall
Contact:
Pat Marsh
Kent Association of Local Council's logo

KALC Advanced Planning (online training)

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 10:00

Advanced planning (course number VP301). An overview of Government housing policy and what this means for town and parish councils. This course is suited to clerks and councillors who have already attended the Foundation Stage webinar 'An Introduction to Planning for Local Councils' VP101.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points

Waiting Room 09.50

Training 10.00 - 13.00

Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk
National Garden Scheme logo

National Gardens Scheme - Bilting House

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 13:30

Bilting House

13.30 - 17.30 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas. Admission Adult £7 Child: Admission by donation

A six acre garden with ha-ha set in a beautiful part of the Stour Valley. The garden has a wide variety of rhododendrons, azaleas and ornamental shrubs and a woodland walk with spring bulbs. There is a mature arboretum with recent plantings of specimen trees, a rose garden, herbaceous borders and a conservatory.

Venue:
Bilting House TN25 4HA
Contact:
Mr John Erle-Drax 07764 580011
National Garden Scheme logo

National Gardens Scheme - Bilting House

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 13:30

Bilting House

13.30 - 17.30 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas. Admission Adult £7 Child: Admission by donation

A six acre garden with ha-ha set in a beautiful part of the Stour Valley. The garden has a wide variety of rhododendrons, azaleas and ornamental shrubs and a woodland walk with spring bulbs. There is a mature arboretum with recent plantings of specimen trees, a rose garden, herbaceous borders and a conservatory.

Venue:
Bilting House TN25 4HA
Contact:
Mr John Erle-Drax 07764 580011
Rivers Trust logo

Rivers Trust Webinar

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 13:00

Rivers Trust Webinar

The Rivers Trust's Sewage Map: A user's guide

Sewage is discharged into rivers across the UK and Ireland on a daily basis. This isn't an isolated problem; it occurs up and down the country, affecting urban city centre rivers and pristine chalk streams alike. The Rivers Trust Sewage Map shows where this happens.

Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society - Guided Walk

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 10:00

Wye Footpaths Preservation Society

Tuesday Walking Group

09.45 for 10.00 start. Visitors are always welcome

Followed by coffee

Venue:
Walk starts from Wye Church
Contact:
Walk Leader: Jean Bowes (check poster in Church Street for any changes)

Site visit to Enviropower

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 11:00

Eco Church site visit to Enviropower integrated waste management facility (energy from waste plant and waste transfer facility for clean recyclables), operated by FCC Environment Ltd.

Venue:
Allington Quarry, Maidstone
Contact:
Eco Church

Climate Crisis: What can we do in Brook?

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 19:00

Climate Crisis: What can we do in Brook?

A conversation led by Teresa Redfern, Diocesan Environmental Officer

Venue:
St Mary's Church, Brook
Contact:
N/A

Bumps and Babies

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 09:15

Bumps and Babies

09.15 - 10.30

An invitation to under 1s and their grown ups to join us for a cuppa, homemade cake and chat

Venue:
Wye Church
Contact:
Drop-in, no need to book
Kent Association of Local Council's logo

The Dynamic Councillor (online training)

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 18:00

The Dynamic Councillor workshop and training module is for new Councillors and those who would like a refresher. This three hour module workshop will explore the role and responsibilities of a parish/town councillor.

  • Topic 1 Roles & Responsibilities
  • Topic 2 Powers & Duties [exercise]
  • BREAK - half way
  • Topic 3 Meetings & Procedures
  • Topic 4 Community Development
  • Topic 5 Councillors Development
  • Formal close of workshop. Delegates can stay behind to ask questions.

Waiting Room 17.50

Training 18.00 - 21.00

Venue:
Online training
Contact:
Parish Clerk
Action with Rural Communities in Kent logo

Wye Housing Needs Survey 2022

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 23:59

Wye Local Housing Needs Survey - household response due

Section 1. is anonymous and for every household in the parish to complete please.

Section 2. is for households with a housing need, now or in the next 2 to 5 years.

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Rural Housing Enabler
Kent Police logo

Kent Police Local Engagement Event

Fri, 29 Apr 2022 10:00

Kent Police Local Engagement Event

10.00 - 11.00

PCSO Laura Langridge and Alan Judd (Neighbourhood Watch) will be on hand to discuss concerns on crime, anti-social behaviour and other community policing issues.

Venue:
Wye Village Hall Car Park
Contact:
Kent Police