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Dandelion Time CPD Course 2017

We will be running a two day CPD Course this year, on Monday 15 May and Monday 5 June, for 11 hours here in West Farleigh. This accredited course is designed to give an understanding of the impact of attachment and

The Year Ahead

We have an exciting year ahead here at Dandelion Time with events being held by us, or by our supporters.  A full list of events are available on Facebook and we will update the website with details of events as

Christmas in West Farleigh

Christmas came early this year at Dandelion Time, due to the generosity of the shoppers at Bluewater. Heart Radio and Bluewater have their Giving Tree scheme running again this year and once again the shoppers of Kent have shown amazing

Christmas Cards

Our Christmas Cards are now available for 2016.  You can order directly from our online Gift Shop or download an order form. The downloadable form gives details on how to order and pay, and also shows the cards in full. We

Exclusive Homewares

We are proud to announce that Dandelion Time now has an exclusive range of homewares.  Designed by Paula George, these beautiful textiles both incorporate Dandelions, our favourite garden flower. The range comprises of oven gloves, aga tops, tea towel and make

A Tribute to Judy

From Graham Carpenter, Chief Executive at Dandelion Time: “Our dear friend and colleague Judy Jeffries passed away in June after a short illness. Judy’s great love of children and care for their families guided her in her work. She devoted

Dandelion Time Rowathon Launch Party

Come and join us on Friday 23 September 2016 at Frankie’s Farmshop in Staplehurst. The evening starts at 7pm with a welcome cocktail. There will be a superb dinner supplied by Cook Foods, our sponsor for the event. There will

World Photography Day 2016

Today is World Photography Day. So we are celebrating by sharing some of our favourite pictures with you from Dandelion Time. We hope we’ve featured some of your favourites too.  Remember if you #doit4dandelion and take part in any event

Lord Raglan Onion Competition 29 August 2016

The Lord Raglan in Staplehurst will again be hosting this fabulous annual event.  It’s a wonderful family day out, in the beautiful countryside, amongst the hop fields. Each year, keen horticulturalists compete for the various challenges in the Onion  Competition,

Dandelion Time on the Airwaves

It’s been a busy few weeks with lots of invitations to take part in radio shows.  We were very grateful to be invited by the Community Bunker Show and BBC Radio Kent to participate in their regular broadcasts.  These shows are