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Quiz Night 2018

Join us on Friday 9 March, at 7pm for one of the highlights in our events calendar.  The Quiz Night returns at it’s usual venue: Coxheath Village Hall ME17 4PX.  £15 p.p, which includes supper.  There will be a cash bar.  If you would like to book...Read More »

May Fair 2018

May Fair

Dandelion Time’s annual May Fair will be back this year on Saturday 12 May, from 12 till 3pm.

Please do join us for this fun family day, where you can see the house and grounds here at Elmscroft House, Charlton Lane. Try your hand at some of the arts and crafts...Read More »

Brighton Marathon 2018

Join the Dandelion Time team and sport our bright green running vest.  Enjoy the warm hospitality at the Dandelion Time tent at the start and finish.

The expectation is each runner will raise £500 for Dandelion Time through sponsorship.

If the full Marathon distance is...Read More »

Chris Packham endorses Dandelion Time

Dandelion Time is delighted to announce that our work is endorsed by celebrated naturalist and author Chris Peckham.  Chris is renowned for his fantastic work for wildlife as seen on TV (Springwatch, Autumnwatch, Winterwatch and many others) but more recently  he has shared with the world his experience of...
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Time for Parliament to take notice of Dandelion Time

Helen Whately MP is a great supporter of Dandelion Time. We were very pleased to spot a mention of our work in a publication intended to stimulate government policy. Entitled “Thinking Differently about Our Environment – a holistic approach to policy” the report focusses on the ways in which better...
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Professor Jules Pretty Visits Dandelion Time

Professor Jules Pretty with Graham Carpenter on a visit to Dandelion Time

A group of staff, volunteers and guests from other organisations attended a fascinating talk from Jules Pretty who is Professor of Environment and Society at Essex University.

Jules has developed...
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Michael Morpurgo is Dandelion Time’s Patron

Famous Children’s writer Michael Morpurgo joined Dandelion Time as a patron ‘I’d be honoured to support your important and wonderful work at Dandelion Time’ he declared.

Michael, who wrote War Horse runs a charity in Devon with his wife Clare. Their Charity operates working farms providing residential stay for city children....
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Hair-raising Antics

Hair-raising Antics

Yvonne Mercer had a very troubled childhood and wanted to do something to support children in a similar situation. She decided[ Read more...]

National CAMHS Conference 6 July 2017

National CAMHS Conference 6 July 2017

Dandelion Time has been invited to have a stand at the National Children and Young People's Mental  Health Conference, being[ Read more...]

 Businesses across Kent volunteer 1,920 hours

Businesses across Kent volunteer 1,920 hours

Enthusiastic teams of volunteers have given 1,920 hours to Dandelion Time since the beginning of 2017!  They left their offices[ Read more...]

Kimberly Clark Community Day 2017

Kimberly Clark Community Day 2017

We were lucky once again this year to welcome an amazing team of 150 volunteers from Kimberly Clark, to Elmscroft. They[ Read more...]

Job Vacancy - Operating Manager

Job Vacancy - Operating Manager

 Dandelion Time is entering an exciting period of change and development and is seeking to recruit an Operating Manager with energy and enthusiasm[ Read more...]