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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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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee (Bank Holiday)

Thu, 02 Jun 2022

The May Bank Holiday Weekend will be moved to Thursday 2 June and an additional Bank Holiday on Friday 3 June will see a four-day weekend to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

21.45 Beacon lighting ceremony Churchfield Green

Venue:
National events
Contact:
See publicity nearer the time
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The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacons, Wye Beacon Lighting

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 21:00

Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting

21.00 All gather on Churchfield Green, Wye for community photographs

21.15. - 21-35 Wye Church bells ring

21.35 National Proclamation read by Cllr Noel Ovenden

2140 Trumpet Fanfare and Wye Community Choir

21.45 Churchfield Beacon Lighting

21.45 A Life Lived with Grace

A Song for the Commonwealth led by Wye Community Choir

Archbishop's prayer led by Rev'd Ravi Holy

The National Anthem

Venue:
Churchfield Green, Wye
Contact:
Parish Clerk
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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee (Bank Holiday)

Fri, 03 Jun 2022

The May Bank Holiday Weekend will be moved to Thursday 2 June and an additional Bank Holiday on Friday 3 June will see a four-day weekend to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Venue:
National events
Contact:
See publicity nearer the time
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Jubilee Church Street Road Closure

Fri, 03 Jun 2022 10:00

Temporary Road Closure Notice

Church Street Wye will be closed to all traffic between 10.00 and 16.00 on Friday 3rd June for preparations for the Street Party between 12.00 and 14.00

Venue:
Church Street, Wye
Contact:
Parish Clerk
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Boughton Aluph and Eastwell Village Picnic

Fri, 03 Jun 2022 11:00

Boughton Aluph and Eastwell Village Picnic

11.00 - 15.00

Venue:
The Green
Contact:
N/A no RSVP
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Wye Street Party 12.00 - 14.00

Fri, 03 Jun 2022 12:00

Wye Jubilee Street Party 12.00 - 14.00

Informal bring and share picnic in Church Street

Venue:
Church Street, Wye
Contact:
Parish Clerk
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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Sat, 04 Jun 2022

The May Bank Holiday Weekend will be moved to Thursday 2 June and an additional Bank Holiday on Friday 3 June will see a four-day weekend to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Venue:
National events
Contact:
See publicity nearer the time
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Love Your Burial Ground Week - Start

Sat, 04 Jun 2022

Love Your Burial Ground Week Saturday 4th June - Sunday 12th June

Love Your Burial Ground Week

Venue:
National event
Contact:
Caring for God's Acre
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Wye Farmers' Jubilee Market - The Green

Sat, 04 Jun 2022 09:00

Wye Farmers' Jubilee 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
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Jubilee Service of Thanksgiving

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 10:00

Jubilee Service of Thanksgiving to celebrate The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Venue:
Wye Church
Contact:
Church notice boards
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Big Jubilee Lunch (Hold the Date)

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 12:00

Big Jubilee Lunch (Hold the Date)

Venue:
TBC
Contact:
TBC
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Parish Council (Hybrid Meeting)

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 18:45

Parish Council meeting

The Microsoft Teams Live waiting room for this hybrid meeting will open to the public from 18.30 onwards. This virtual meeting can be viewed either via the Microsoft Teams app (free to download), or via the web, 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.

Agenda to follow

Venue:
N/A
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Wye Community Lunch

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 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

Bumps and Babies

Fri, 10 Jun 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
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National Gardens Scheme - Beech Court

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 13:00

Beech Court

11.00 - 17.00 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas in aid of Challock Church.

Admission Adult £5 Child: Admission by donation

Beech Court Gardens are well established and planted in the 1930s. It is a woodland garden with many mature maple and acer trees but at this time of year is notable for its wide and colourful collection of hydrangeas. The eucryphia tree, thought to be the largest in Kent is just coming into bloom.

Venue:
Beech Court, Canterbury Road, Challock TN25 4DJ
Contact:
Chloë & Garth Donegan

Boughton Lees Pleasure Fayre

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 13:00

Boughton Lees Pleasure Fayre (returns after a two year absence)

13.00 - 17.00

A special guest will open the Fayre at 13.00

Donations wanted for the Cake Stall and Refreshments. Grand Draw

An annual event to raise funds for the upkeep of the Iron Room and The Green.

Venue:
The Lees, Boughton Lees
Contact:
via Facebook @boughtonleesvillagefayre
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National Gardens Scheme - Godmersham Park

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 13:00

Godmersham Park

13.00 - 17.00 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas in the Orangery in aid of Godmersham Church.

Admission Adult £5 Child: Admission by donation

24 acres of restored wilderness and formal gardens set around C18 mansion (not open). Topiary, rose garden, herbaceous borders, walled kitchen garden and recently restored Italian and swimming pool gardens. Superb daffodils in spring and roses in June. Historical association with Jane Austen. Also visit the Heritage Centre.

Venue:
Godmersham Park, Godmersham, CT4 7DT
Contact:
Mrs Fiona Sunley 01227 730293
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National Gardens Scheme - Beech Court

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 13:00

Beech Court

11.00 - 17.00 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas in aid of Challock Church.

Admission Adult £5 Child: Admission by donation

Beech Court Gardens are well established and planted in the 1930s. It is a woodland garden with many mature maple and acer trees but at this time of year is notable for its wide and colourful collection of hydrangeas. The eucryphia tree, thought to be the largest in Kent is just coming into bloom.

Venue:
Beech Court, Canterbury Road, Challock TN25 4DJ
Contact:
Chloë & Garth Donegan
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National Gardens Scheme - Lords

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 14:00

Lords, Sheldwich

14.00 - 17.00 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas. Admission Adult £6 Child: Admission by donation

C18 walled garden. Mediterranean terrace and citrus standing. Flowery meadow under apples, pears, quince, crab apple and medlar. Grass tennis court. A cherry orchard grazed by Jacob sheep. Pleached hornbeams, clipped yew hedges and topiary, lawns, ponds and wild area. Fine old sweet chestnuts, planes, copper beech and 120ft tulip tree. Herb and salad bed, garden sculpture.

Venue:
Lords, Sheldwich ME13 0NJ
Contact:
John Sell CBE and Barbara Rutter 01795 536900

Strawberry Cream Tea

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 15:30

Strawberry Cream Tea

15.30 - 17.30

Tickets £7.50

Venue:
Large Village Hall, Wye
Contact:
Friends of Wye Church

Bumps and Babies

Fri, 17 Jun 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

Summer Show Wye Gardeners Society

Sat, 18 Jun 2022 00:30

Wye Gardeners Society Summer Show

Details to follow

Venue:
Small Village Hall, Bridge Street, Wye
Contact:
Wye Gardeners Society
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Wye Farmers' Market - The Green

Sat, 18 Jun 2022 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
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National Gardens Scheme - Downs Court

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 14:00

Downs Court

14.00 - 17.30 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Admission Adult £5 Child: Admission by donation

3 acre downland garden on alkaline soil with fine trees, mature yew and box hedges, mixed borders. Shrub roses and rose arch pathway, small parterre. Sweeping lawns and lovely views over surrounding countryside.

Venue:
Downs Court, Church Lane, Boughton Aluph TN25 4EU
Contact:
Mr Bay Green

Wye Community Lunch

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 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

Bumps and Babies

Fri, 24 Jun 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
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National Gardens Scheme - Wye Gardens

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 14:00

Wye Gardens

14.00 - 18.00 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Home-made teas at Wye Church in aid of Wye Church.

Admission Adult £5 Child: Admission by donation

(One admission price gains entry to all the Wye gardens open on the day)

A diverse selection of gardens in historic Wye, all very different in character; inc a wild experimental garden buzzing with wildlife; a large country garden full of colour featuring a lake, pond and gravel garden; a wildlife garden featuring a wildflower meadow, green-roofed shed, raised vegetable beds and worm composting; a large garden with sweeping views featuring wildlife images, vegetable garden, woodland and wildlife areas and pond; a modest garden packed with plants and features (rose arches, benches, raised beds), designed for year-round interest.

Venue:
Wye gardens (details to follow)
Contact:
coulson.el @ gmail.com
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National Gardens Scheme - Downs Court

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 14:00

Downs Court

14.00 - 17.30 (pre-book or pay on the day)

Admission Adult £5 Child: Admission by donation

3 acre downland garden on alkaline soil with fine trees, mature yew and box hedges, mixed borders. Shrub roses and rose arch pathway, small parterre. Sweeping lawns and lovely views over surrounding countryside.

Venue:
Downs Court, Church Lane, Boughton Aluph TN25 4EU
Contact:
Mr Bay Green

Bumps and Babies

Fri, 01 Jul 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

Brook Village Coffee Morning

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 10:30

Brook Village Coffee Morning (first Friday of the month)

10.30 - 12.00

Venue:
Brook Village Hall, The Street
Contact:
N/A
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Wye Farmers' Market - The Green

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 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