Courses and Events

We're 40 years old!

2016 marks the 40th year of the Commonwork Trust which was founded by Neil and Jenifer Wates after moving to Bore Place in 1976. We're celebrating with a year full of events for all ages. Come and join us - we'd love to see you! Book and pay online below.

Kentish curries

September 2016

Thursday 8th

10:00am - 4:00pm

If you love curry and spice, come and cook... Join tutor Jo for a day of creative, curry cooking....

Adult's events, Cooking

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Indulgent chocoholics

September 2016

Thursday 22nd

10:00am - 4:00pm

A fun day experimenting, tasting and cooking with chocolate... Chocolate can be good for...

Adult's events, Cooking

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Bore Place Bat Walk

September 2016

Friday 23rd

7:00pm - 9:30pm

We’re going on a bat hunt… A nocturnal quest to see bats and their amazing aerial...

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Baking bread (part 1)

October 2016

Wednesday 5th

10:00am - 4:00pm

Learn to bake your own loaves... A beginner’s guide to making bread. Explore the science and...

Adult's events, Cooking

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Astronomy evening

October 2016

Saturday 8th

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Solar viewing and planets in the night sky... (photo: credit Malissa Pacheco,...

Adult's events, Astronomy, Children's events

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Upcycle!

October 2016

Saturday 22nd

10:00am - 3:00pm

Get inspired to make something new from something old… Upcycle: "Upcycling or creative reuse...

Adult's events, Arts and crafts

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Bake bread (part 2)

November 2016

Saturday 12th

10:00am - 4:00pm

If you feel like spreading your wings and trying some different bakes... Take your baking one step...

Adult's events, Cooking

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How to find us

Bore Place, Bore Place Road, Chiddingstone, Nr Edenbridge, Kent TN8 7AR. 

Download directions by rail and road here (pdf)

By train: National Rail Enquiries

The nearest mainline stations are Sevenoaks or Tonbridge, both about 6 miles away. Edenbridge and Penshurst are also nearby.

By air: London Gatwick is the nearest airport (approx. 22 miles, c. 45 minutes by car)

Ample car parking on site.

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