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Green Woodworking: Workshop 2 December 2017

wood-turning

On Saturday 2 December, starting at 9:30, we will be running a Workshop here at Dandelion Time in the Shepherd’s hut.

Using traditional tools and wood from our grounds, you will make something beautiful to take home at the end of the day.

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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 »

Hair-raising Antics

Yvonne Mercer had a very troubled childhood and wanted to do something to support children in a similar situation.

She decided to dye her hair all the colours of the rainbow, as a celebration of life and happiness … raising over £2,500.

Mighty Josh French and...
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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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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...]

Dandelion Time voted Children's Charity of the Year

Dandelion Time voted Children's Charity of the Year

We were delighted to be invited along to the Mercure Great Danes Hotel in Maidstone last night, for the Kent[ Read more...]