Community Centre proposals November 2017

Paddock Wood Town Council is looking to raise awareness of the new community centre project and seek resident’s views. It is proposed to build the community centre on part of the Memorial Field and is expected to cost in the region of £1.5 million – £2 million. The design will incorporate a number of multi-use […]

The Hop Picker’s Line Heritage Group

NEW HOP PICKERS LINE INFORMATION PANELS FORMALLY OPENED AT PADDOCK WOOD RAILWAY STATION (4th July, 2017) Between 1892 and 1961, a single-line steam railway, developed by the talented young engineer Holman Fred Stephens, linked the rural communities of Paddock Wood, Horsmonden, Goudhurst, Cranbrook and Hawkhurst. It also brought thousands of residents from the East End […]