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Autumn Fayre – Thank You!

The Trustees would like to thank all friends, from near and far, who came along to support our Autumn Fayre in Mayfield on Saturday. The event was well attended and we are very thankful to report that an amazing amount of £5,515 was raised for the Charity. All funds raised will be used for the building work at Strawberry Hill House. Thank you also to those who were unable to attend, but kindly sent us donations.

A special ‘Thank You’ also to all our helpers who once again gave of their time and talents to help us on the day, your continued support is invaluable and truly appreciated.

May God have all the glory.

 

 

Have you heard about our Open Day?

Just a reminder that our Autumn Fayre takes places this Saturday, 11th November, 10am – 2pm (G.W.) at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex, TN20 6BD. We will be giving updates at 11.30am and 12.30pm about the work at Strawberry Hill House as it nears completion, and also announcing details of our Open Day and Thanksgiving Service.

Your Invitation to our Autumn Fayre!

  You are warmly invited to our Autumn Fayre which takes place on Saturday 11th  November 10am – 2pm (G.W.) at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex, TN20 6BD. Entrance is free and all funds raised on the day will help towards building Strawberry Hill House. Begin your Christmas shopping at our Autumn Fayre. Browse our stalls selling delicious home-made

Our Christmas Card shop is now open!

    This year’s collection of Christmas cards is now available! There are 12 lovely new designs to choose from and some of the designs contain a Scripture text. They are printed on high quality gloss card and each pack includes 10 cards with envelopes. All proceeds from sales of the cards will help us to build Strawberry Hill House.

Strawberry Hill House – latest photos

    During the summer months the building work has been steadily continuing at Strawberry Hill House. The contractors are close to finishing the tiling on the roof and it should soon be watertight. The windows and doors have been installed on the lower and upper ground floors. Internally, the lower ground floor apartments are

June News

  After an unforeseen delay to the building work in April, we are pleased to say that the brickwork on the first floor is  nearing completion, and work on the roof is due to begin this month! We are thankful for the good weather in May, with no days lost due to inclement weather. Also, we

March Update

  We are thankful for another month of good weather, enabling the work to continue at Strawberry Hill House. The brickwork on the upper ground floor has been completed, and the steel and concrete for the first floor is now being installed. The blockwork and brickwork for this floor is due to be completed by the

Spring Fayre – Thank You!

  The Trustees would like to thank everyone who came along to support our Spring Fayre in Mayfield on Saturday. The event was well attended and we are very thankful to report that an amazing amount of £4,381 was raised for the Charity. All funds raised will help us to build Strawberry Hill House. Thank you also to those who were unable to attend, but kindly

It’s our Spring Fayre this Saturday!

    Just a reminder that our Spring Fayre takes place this Saturday, 25th March, from 10am to 2pm at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex (G.W). The OTHT Cafe will be serving tea, coffee, snacks and light lunches . Our market stalls will have delicious home-made cakes, bread, preserves, fresh fruit and veg, and freshly baked hot cross buns.     We’ll have Mother’s Day

Your Invitation to our Spring Fayre!

  You are warmly invited to our Spring Fayre which takes place on Saturday 25th March, 10am – 2pm at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex (G.W). Here you’ll find delicious home-made cakes, bread, preserves and freshly baked hot cross buns. We will also have our new range of greetings cards for 2017, including our new Occasions designs, and the Christian Bookshop,

February Update

The contractors are continuing to make good progress at Strawberry Hill. They have now built the lower ground floor brickwork and blockwork, with the steel and concrete for the upper ground floor due to be installed this week. We are thankful for the milder winter weather this month, which means that there has been a minimum of delays. In the

January Update

Strawberry Hill We are thankful for the good weather in January which has enabled the work to continue at Strawberry Hill.  Although we have had some cold and frosty mornings – and even a sprinkling of snow earlier in the month! – the days have been mainly dry with beautiful sunshine. The work on the retaining wall for the car park

Season’s Greetings

Thank you for your support in 2016. With all good wishes for Christmas and the New Year. The Trustees.        

December Update

  It has now been three months since work began on the site at Strawberry Hill. We are very thankful for the good weather which has enabled the work to continue thus far. At present work is still continuing on the retaining wall for the car park and this should be completed early in the New

Autumn Fayre Thank You

The Trustees would like to thank everyone who came along to our Autumn Fayre in Mayfield on Saturday. The event was well attended and we are truly humbled and thankful to report that an amazing amount of £6,036 was raised for the Charity. All funds raised will help us to build Strawberry Hill House. Thank you also to those who were unable to attend,

Strawberry Hill on schedule

  After several weeks on site, work is progressing well and on schedule at Strawberry Hill. The groundworks have  begun, with foundations being dug and completed and work is now being made on the retaining wall. Just a reminder that we will be giving presentations about Strawberry Hill at our Autumn Fayre this coming Saturday, 12

Your Invitation to our Autumn Fayre!

  You are warmly invited to our Autumn Fayre which takes place on Saturday 12th  November 10am – 2pm (G.W.) at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex. Free parking is available in the car park and on nearby roads. (Satnav post code TN20 6BD) Entrance is free and all funds raised on the day will help towards building Strawberry

Christmas Cards now available

This year’s collection of Christmas cards is now available! There are 12 lovely new designs to choose from and some of the designs contain a Scripture text. They are printed on high quality gloss card, and cost just £3.50 for a pack of ten cards with envelopes. The full range of cards can be seen in our on-line shop and

Work begins at Strawberry Hill!

    After just a couple of weeks on site, work is progressing well at Strawberry Hill. We are so thankful for the good weather which has enabled an excellent start. The groundworks have begun and you will see some foundations have been dug and some have already been filled with concrete. It has been

Strawberry Hill – Preliminary works begin …

  We are delighted to announce that the tendering process for Strawberry Hill House has now been completed and Ellis Building Contractors, Eastbourne have been appointed as the contractor to build Strawberry Hill House. All the planning conditions have now been satisified, preliminary works have begun and plans are in place for work to commence on

Spring Fayre – A Thank You from the Trustees

We would like to thank everyone who came along to our Spring Fayre in Mayfield on Saturday. This event raised £4,332 for the Charity, for which we are very thankful. Thank you also to those who were unable to attend, but kindly sent us donations. The architects reported that the tender documents for Strawberry Hill House have been returned and are currently

Spring Fayre – this Saturday!

Just a reminder that our Spring Fayre takes place on Saturday at Mayfield Village Hall, from 10am to 2pm. Our architects will be there to bring you up to date with all the latest news about Strawberry Hill House. It’s all getting exciting now, the tenders from the building contractors are being received this week! Join us for

Strawberry Hill House – Exit fees explained

There have been several reports in the national press recently about the high exit fees charged by some retirement villages when an apartment becomes vacant. There are concerns that such costs can run into tens of thousands of pounds, which may be a shock to any next of kin. Such exit fees are charged in addition to the cost

A big Thank You to all our easyfundraisers!

We’ve just heard that £88.26 is on its way to us, thanks to our fantastic supporters shopping online with easyfundraising! This money will help Oak Tree Homes Trust to build Strawberry Hill House. Please help us raise even more www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/oaktreehomes    

Your Invitation to our Spring Fayre!

You are warmly invited to our Spring Fayre which takes place on Saturday 12th March, 10am – 2pm at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex (G.W). Entrance is free and parking is available at the Hall and in nearby roads.(Satnav post code TN20 6BD) The OTHT Cafe will be open for tea, coffee and light lunches.  

January News

As January draws to a close, here’s a round-up of this month’s news. Strawberry Hill There has been lots happening behind the scenes! The site has recently been cleared, in preparation for the groundworks to begin. The Tender documents are due to be returned by the end of February, which will enable us to give a full

Christmas Greetings

  We wish you all a very happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year. The Trustees

Strawberry Hill House Update

The Trustees seek to return thanks to the Lord that having received full planning permission for ten apartments, the architect has now advised us that they have prepared the Schedule of Works and tender documents with a view to inviting main contractors tenders immediately in the new year for a commencement on site around Easter 2016. Brochures which contain

Christmas is coming …

    With only six weeks left until Christmas, just a reminder that our Christmas cards are available to purchase from our  online shop. We are getting low on stock on some designs, so don’t forget to order yours soon to avoid disappointment!               Do you shop online? Did you know that whenever

Trustees Update – Strawberry Hill House

Here is a summary of the update given at our Autumn Fayre by the Trustees and the architects. The presentation was opened by the architect, Mr Malcolm Cassam of Cassam Associates, who advised that full planning permission for ten apartments had been granted in October.  He explained that work was well advanced with the detailed planning of the apartments and

Autumn Fayre Update

The Trustees would like to thank everyone who came along to our Autumn Fayre on Saturday. The weather stayed dry for the BBQ and car washing, and it was good to see old friends and new. We are very thankful to say that this event raised £5,504 for the Charity. Thank you also to those who were

Strawberry Hill – Latest News!

We are delighted and thankful to confirm that we have now received full planning permission for the apartments at Strawberry Hill House, Tunbridge Wells. This means that we can now proceed to the Tender stage. The costings for the development have been done, and our architects are finalising the plans for the detailed planning submission

Christmas Cards 2015

  This year’s collection of Christmas cards is now available! There are 12 lovely new designs to choose from and some of the designs contain a Scripture text. They are printed on high quality gloss card, and cost just £3.50 for a pack of ten cards. The cards will be available at our forthcoming Autumn Fayre or can

Autumn Fayre Invitation!

  You are warmly invited to our Autumn Fayre which takes place on Saturday 17th October, 10am – 2pm (G.W.) at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex.  Entrance is free and free parking is available nearby. (Satnav post code TN20 6BD) + Tea/coffee                                + Christmas Cards                       + Seasonal plants + Homemade cakes                    + Preserves                                  + Greetings cards

Strawberry Hill Update

Since our last update there has been lots happening behind the scenes! The final negotiations with the local Planning Authority are currently taking place, and we hope that this will be settled soon. In the meantime, we have been liaising with the architects in drawing up the detailed plans. We have discussed the finer details

Plans Update

We are meeting with the architect later this week to discuss the detailed plans. As we enter into the final planning stages, this is our opportunity to tweak the plans to our requirements. Is there anything you would particularly like to see incorporated into the design for Strawberry Hill House? Your thoughts and comments would

Spring Newsletter

            Our Spring Newsletter has now been published. Read it here: OTHT Newsletter Spring 2015

Trustees Update

Here is a summary of the update given at our recent Spring Fayre. The presentation opened with Mr Harold Jempson giving a brief overview of the progress made since the Charity was formed in 2010 until now. He was followed by the architect, Mr Malcolm Cassam of Cassam Associates. He advised that the local Planning Authority have indicated that planning

Thank You!

The Trustees would like to thank everyone who came along to our Spring Fayre on Saturday. We are very thankful to report that this event raised £4635 for the Charity. Thank you also to all the volunteers who kindly gave their time to help us on the day, your support is sincerely appreciated. Look out for our Trustees

NEWS FLASH! A Special Announcement!

  In the past 24 hours the Trustees have been advised by the local planning authority that our plans for ten apartments on the Strawberry Hill site in Tunbridge Wells will be granted, subject to final agreement on financial contributions to their Social Housing Schemes. The final negotiations with the planners are currently taking place. The new design means that there is one

Greetings Cards – 2015

Our range of greetings cards has now been updated with new designs for 2015.  Suitable for a range of occasions and printed on high quality card, they are great value for money at only £1.25 each. The cards will be available at our Spring Fayre on 14th March, or they can be purchased immediately from our

Volunteers needed!

Can you spare a couple of hours to help us at our Spring Fayre on 14th March? We particularly need help with the car washing – some extra pairs of hands would be very welcome! All you need to bring are your wellies!! Also any offers of help on the stalls would be appreciated. If you

OTHT Shop – New aprons now in!

  We are pleased to announce the latest addition to the OTHT range – the OTHT apron! Attractive and practical, the apron features the OTHT logo printed onto 100% natural unbleached cotton. It is machine washable and made in the U.K.  Ideal for all keen cooks! The aprons will be available at our forthcoming Spring Fayre on 14th March, or can be purchased immediately from our on-line shop.

Jam Jar Appeal!

    If you have any clean, empty jam jars with lids, please bring them along to our Spring Fayre on 14th March, where a box will be provided near the preserves stall. Our team of volunteers who produce the delicious jams and preserves for us would be very grateful for your donations! Thank you.

Spring Fayre Invitation

You are invited to our Spring Fayre which takes place on Saturday 14th March, 10am – 2pm at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex (G.W).  Entrance is free and free parking is available nearby. (Satnav post code TN20 6BD) Come along and browse our stalls selling home-made cakes, bread and preserves, including a fresh batch of delicious Seville Orange

Events 2015

We are pleased to announce the dates of this year’s events. (G.W.)   SPRING FAYRE This will be held on Saturday 14th March, 10am – 2pm, at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex.   AUTUMN FAYRE This will be held on Saturday 17th October, 10am – 2pm, at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex. Further details will be

Season’s Greetings

The Trustees would like to thank all friends for their help and support through 2014. We wish you all a very Happy Christmas.

Winter Newsletter

Our Winter Newsletter has now been published. Download your copy here

Trustees Update

Did you miss the presentations given by the Trustees at our Autumn Fayre on November 8th?  We give a summary below. The meeting opened with a reading of Psalm 115 by Mr Harold Jempson.  Particular mention was made of verse 12 “The Lord hath been mindful of us”, followed by a Welcome to all attendees.

Christmas is coming ….

  Christmas is coming and our cards are selling fast! This year’s range of cards are very popular and we are low on stock for some designs. Order yours now to avoid disappointment!

Thank You!

  We would like to thank all friends and supporters who came along to our Autumn Fayre on Saturday. This event raised £5,397.00 for the Charity, for which we are very thankful. Thank You also to everyone who contributed to the Fayre, making delicious cakes and preserves, knitting, sewing and making other items to sell.

JustTextGiving

  The Oak Tree Homes Trust now has a unique, personalised text code, OTHT21, to raise funds to build Strawberry Hill House, using JustTextGiving by Vodafone. This is a free service for charities, that has no set up or fundraising costs for charities, no network charges for people making donations and every penny donated goes

Autumn Fayre

    Just a reminder that our Autumn Fayre takes place on Saturday November 8th at Mayfield Village Hall, from 10am to 2pm. If you would like to order any items from the Christian Bookshop Ossett, please let us know as soon as possible as the books are being collected early next week from Ossett.

The gift of books

  We are very pleased that a bookstall from the Christian Bookshop, Ossett will again be a feature at our forthcoming Autumn Fayre on November 8th. They will have a selection of new books, Bibles, CDs, popular titles, 2015 calendars, childrens books and more. Ideal for Christmas gifts. If there is a particular item that

Easyfundraising for OTHT

  Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? Do you shop online? Did you know that every time you buy something you could be raising money for the Oak Tree Homes Trust? That’s right, over 2,700 well known retailers, including Amazon, Marks and Spencer, John Lewis and Argos will donate a small percentage of what

Autumn Fayre

  You are invited to our Autumn Fayre which takes place on Saturday 8th November at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex (Satnav post code TN20 6BD) from 10am to 2pm. Entrance is free and there is lots of free parking nearby. There will be two presentations, at 11.30am and 12.30pm, when updates about the project

Autumn Newsletter

Our Autumn Newsletter has now been published. Download your copy here Newsletter Autumn 2014

Christmas Cards 2014

This year’s collection of Christmas cards are now available. There is an extended range of 15 designs to choose from, printed on high quality gloss card, of various sizes and prices. All cards come in packs of 10 with envelopes and contain the greeting ‘With Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year.’ Some of

OTHT on Facebook and Twitter

We want to keep in contact with you in the way that suits you best, so we have set up a Facebook page and Twitter account. ‘Like’ us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/oaktreehomestrust or follow us on Twitter @oaktreehomes for news, updates and much more!

Summer 2014 Newsletter

Please download the latest newsletter from here  OTHT Newsletter Summer 2014

Oak Tree Homes Shop : Go Shopping Today!

We have added a new page onto our website where friends can purchase various OTHT gifts and cards. Please take a look – the ordering facility is very easy ! All profits go towards the Oak Tree Homes Trust.  

Brochures for Strawberry Hill House Now Available

Strawberry Hill House – Brochures now available The plans for the site at Strawberry Hill, Tunbridge Wells are progressing well. We currently have planning permission for nine apartments on the site, and the architect has drawn up alternative plans for one extra apartment. The next step is to seek planning approval for these plans. The

Spring Fayre Update

  A big thank you to all that came along to the Spring Fayre last Saturday at Mayfield. The presentations by Malcolm Cassam, the architect of the scheme in Tunbridge Wells, were well attended and received. So far the money raised amounts to £4105 with monies still coming in, the final total expected to be over

You are invited ! Spring Fayre this Saturday at Mayfield

Our Spring Fayre takes place this coming Saturday 29th March at Mayfield Village Hall from 10am – 2pm. (G.W.) You are invited to come along to our presentations at 11.30am and 12.30pm when all the latest information on the development at Strawberry Hill, Tunbridge Wells, will be provided by the architect, Malcolm Cassam. Malcolm and

Spring Fayre : Saturday 29th March 2014

Our Spring Fayre will be held (G.W.) on Saturday 29th March 2014 at Mayfield Village Hall from 10am – 2pm. There will be a variety of stalls selling delicious home-made cakes, bread, preserves,  plants, gifts and much more.  Our new range of Greetings Cards and Note Cards will be available to purchase. The OTHT cafe

New range of Greetings Cards and Note Cards

We are pleased to announce the launch of a beautiful new range of Greetings Cards and Note Cards. There are 48 designs to choose from and cover a range of occasions including Birthday cards, Get Well cards, Thank You cards, and a lovely range of designs which are blank inside for your own use. Each

New Sketches of the Strawberry Hill Scheme in Tunbridge Wells

For the benefit of all we have created a new page on this website detailing more information on the approved scheme here This will give interested friends a more detailed insight into the proposals and the opportunity to comment and express interest. Comments on layouts and design as well as any other matters would be

Dates for your diary : 2014

Events 2014 We are pleased to announce the dates of this year’s events. (G.W.) SPRING FAYRE This will be held on Saturday 29th March, 10am – 2pm, at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex. AUTUMN FAYRE This will be held on Saturday 8th November, 10am – 2pm at Mayfield Village Hall, East Sussex. Further details will

Autumn Fayre : Update & Money Raised

A big thank you to all that came along to the Autumn Fayre last Saturday at Mayfield. The presentations by Malcolm Cassam, the architect of the scheme in Tunbridge Wells, were well attended and received. So far the money raised amounts to £4755 with monies still coming in, the final total expected to be over

Christmas Books and Gifts – Autumn Fayre: 30th November 2013

      We hold the next event this Saturday, 30th November and Mayfield Village Hall all being well. New for this year! We have secured some excellent Christmas Gifts from the Ossett Book Shop. There will be calendars, CDs, books and some excellent gift ideas available. Please support this – its a long way from

Oak Tree Homes Christmas Cards – Reminder

They are selling fast !  Due to the success of last year’s selection, we have expanded our range for this year with a total of ten new designs to choose from, of varying sizes and prices. All cards come in packs of 10 and contain the greeting ‘With Best Wishes for Christmas and the New

Planning Permission Granted for Strawberry Hill, Tunbridge Wells

      Thursday 14th November was a good day. News came in that the planning permission we were seeking for 9 apartments on the site at Strawberry Hill, Broadwater Down in Tunbridge Wells was granted. This is fabulous news for all concerned. Our sincere thanks go to the many consultants and advisors who helped

New Arrivals

  We are pleased to announce that we have now taken delivery of our new jute shopping bags! Made from a strong natural jute fabric, with comfortable cotton handles and embellished with the Oak Tree Homes Trust logo. Size 45x34x16cm. These large, multi-functional bags will be available for sale at our forthcoming Christmas Fayre on

Christmas Fayre – 30th November 2013 at Mayfield Village Hall

Our Christmas Fayre will be held (g.w) on Saturday 30th November at Mayfield Village Hall from 10am – 2pm. During the morning a short presentation by the architect will be given on the latest planning process and scheme design. He will be available as well as the trustees to answer any questions you may have.

Christmas Cards 2013

  This year’s range of Christmas cards are now available, and selling fast. We have a total of ten new designs to choose from, of varying sizes and prices. All cards come in packs of 10 and contain the greeting ‘With Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year’.  Some designs contain a Scripture text.

Planning Application Submitted To Council

A planning application has been submitted to Tunbridge Wells Borough Council with a target determination date of Thursday 14th November 2013. Construction of 9 no age restricted retirement apartments, together with communal lounge, 12 parking spaces, access and landscaping The application number is REf No. 13/02615/FUL  can be viewed in more detail on the Council Planning

Christmas Cards

  We are pleased to announce that this year’s range of Christmas cards are now available. Due to the success of last year’s selection, we have expanded our range for this year with a total of ten new designs to choose from, of varying sizes and prices. All cards come in packs of 10 and

Site Clearance and Pre Application Planning Meeting

  A pre-application meeting was held with the Tunbridge Wells Borough Council on 1st May 2013 which was felt to be positive. Further work on surveys will need to be carried out namely a Noise Assessment Report, Landscape Report, Tree Protection Plan, Landscape Visual Impact Assessment and a few additional amendments to the design will

Date for Your Diary – 30th November 2013

Just a short note to announce the Autumn Fayre will be held on Saturday 30th November 2013 (GW) The venue will be at Mayfield Village Hall, Sussex. A further update on the Tunbridge Wells project will be given shortly via the website. The site at Strawberry Hill is being cleared of scrub in April and

Easter Fayre – Thank You

Thank you to all who helped and visited the Easter Fayre last Saturday. The Trustees are delighted to announce the sum raised was £3,372.38 Once again, thank you to all those who helped to organise this event and support the work of the charity.

Spring Fayre – New Plans on display

    Our Spring Fayre is being held (GW) this Saturday – 9th March 2013 at Mayfield Village Hall. For the first time the new plans for the proposal for Strawberry Hill will be on display for your comments. These will, all being well (with any further amendments) be placed before Tunbridge Wells Council very

Spring Fayre – 2 weeks to go!

  Our Spring Fayre will be held (G.W.) on Saturday 9th March 2013 at Mayfield Village Hall from 10am – 2pm.  A short update on the recent work of the Trust will be held at 9.45am We look forward to seeing you on the day   Delicious Homemade Cakes Light Lunches BBQ Homemade Bread Easter

Spring Fayre – Saturday March 9th 2013

Our Spring Fayre will be held (G.W.) on Saturday 9th March 2013 at Mayfield Village Hall from 10am – 2pm.  A short update on the recent work of the Trust will be held at 9.45am We will be selling delicious homemade cakes, bread, and preserves along with plants, gifts and a childrens craft corner. New for this

Purchase of Development Land – January 2013

The Trustees are delighted to announce the completion of some development land at Strawberry Hill, Broadwater Down in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. The site which measures 0.62 of an acre is located on a corner plot at the junction of Broadwater Down and the A26. The property previously comprised a large single dwelling which has been

Seasons Greetings

Many thanks for your continued support. The fund at the present time stands at just over £155 000 which means over £80,000 has been raised in 2012. We exchanged contracts for The Strawberry Hill site in November and the completion date is December 28th 2012. A further meeting has been held with the architect and

Last Post for Christmas Cards

  We have secured some extra stock of the Christmas Card Range which originally sold out. Restocks are selling quickly, order now to avoid disappointment. There will be 5 designs and in packs of 10. All profits will go to the charity funds. The wording will be as follows: Inside the card (Post Box &

Christmas Cards – New Order has arrived!

  Just a reminder as we draw nearer to Christmas. We have secured some extra stock of the Christmas Card Range which originally sold out. There will be 5 designs and in packs of 10. All profits will go to the charity funds. The wording will be as follows: Inside the card (Post Box &

Autumn Fayre – Thank You

Thank you to all who helped and visited the Autumn Fayre last Saturday. The Trustees are delighted to announce the sum raised was £3525.60 – which is a record! There was a lot of interest in the new Oak Tree Homes Trust Christmas Card range, we still have stocked available to order. These are still

November 3rd 2012 – Autumn Fayre at Mayfield

Just a reminder that our Autumn Fayre takes place this Saturday – 3rd November at Mayfield Village Hall, from 10am to 2pm.  There will be lots of stalls selling home-made cakes and preserves, plants, used books, bread, Christmas gifts and much more. Tea and coffee will be available, also soup lunches and our outdoor BBQ.

3rd November – Help Required

  Autumn Fayre – 3rd November 2012 at Mayfield Village Hall. We need an extra person to help on the Hand Car Wash stand. If you can spare a few hours to help please do come along. Bring wellies 🙂 In addition we would like  a volunteer to run the BBQ Stand for this event.

Christmas Cards 2012

                                                             We are pleased to announce a small range of Christmas Cards which will be available from October 2012. There will be 4 designs and in packs

News Item from the Oak Tree Homes Trust

The trustees are delighted to announce that subject to contract a deal has been achieved on a parcel of ground in Tunbridge Wells. The site is a cleared one and is along Broadwater Down. Further details and the progress of the Sale will be announced at our Autumn Fayre which will be held on Saturday

Next Event – 3rd November 2012 at Mayfield Village Hall

We are delighted to announce the next Autumn Fayre date. The Fayre will be held on 3rd November GW at Mayfield Village Hall. There will be a Trust Report update at 10am and the Fayre will open shortly afterwards around 10:30am Please inform all friends that might be interested to join and help on this

Charity Fund Update

The trustees desire to thank all friends who have kindly donated to the charity during the last 6 months. The Fund now stands at £97129.31 Negotiations are continuing on 2 sites in the Tunbridge Wells area and the trustees hope to provide an update shortly.

Easter Fayre – Thank You

  The amount raised for our Easter Fayre last Saturday was £2140 Thank you to all those who visited  Claremont School and to those who helped during the day. The fund now stands at £82,176. This time last year it was £28,000 The Trustees appreciate all the donations and support given during the last 12 months and

Final Reminder – 2 days to go !

This Saturday,  31st March – Have you got this date in your diary?! Our Easter Fayre is fast coming up. The Oak Tree Homes Café and BBQ will be serving food all day. Light Lunches will be available from 11am. Harold Jempson will give an update of the work when the sale officially opens at

Claremont School, Tunbridge Wells, Kent. 31st March 2012 Event.

  LARGEST SALE so FAR – this SATURDAY! Just a few days to go now ! Come to our Easter Fayre this Saturday 31st March 2012 at Claremont School, Banner Road, Tunbridge Wells. It starts at 10am and there will be Tea, Coffee, Homemade Cakes, Hot X Buns, Homemade Bread, Easter Gifts,  Jams & Chutnies and

Jam Jars Please

The next fund raising event is now less than 3 weeks away!  – on 31st March 2012 at Claremont School, Banner Farm Road, Tunbridge Wells TN2 5EA Visitors who come to these events really like the homemade jams and chutnies so we have a been ask to post a note to all. If anyone has any

Easter Fayre – Date for your diary

  Our Easter Fayre will take place on Saturday 31st March 2012 (g.w) at Claremont Primary School in Tunbridge Wells from 10am – 2pm. The date and venue differ to that stated in our Update Report of November 2011. It came to light that a meeting of the Free Grace Evangelistic Association is taking place

Happy Christmas

  The Trustees would like to take this opportunity to wish all our friends and supporters a very Happy Christmas and New Year. May we thank you all for your help and support.  Donations and messages received from all over the country during the year have been very encouraging. The Fund total now stands at over £75 000