Tunbridge Wells Repair Cafe is a volunteer-led community event where people with repair skills help mend items that no longer work. This helps prolong the item’s life and ideally prevents them being thrown away unnecessarily. The repair stations cover a wide range including household and gardening electrical items, mechanical, jewellery, textiles / clothing, small furniture / wood, bicycles, IT / Computers, knife sharpening and miscellaneous.
Friends of Calverley Grounds was founded in 2012. The group has been led projects such as gardening (arranging planting days), agreed landscape plans with the council and has provided advice regarding public events such as Mela and the Food Festival.
Tunbridge Wells Friends of the Earth is a local environmental group, linked to national Friends of the Earth. Its members are not just friends of the Earth but also friends of one another, and always welcoming anyone who wishes to join.
Friends of Dunorlan Park was formed in 1997, celebrating its Silver Jubilee this year. The groups has over 400 members, and the group continues to contribute financially to projects within Dunorlan Park.
The Bee Roads work forms part of a wider 3-year project called 'Making a Buzz for the Coast'. This is led by Bumblebee Conservation Trust in partnership with Kent Wildlife Trust and covers 135 miles of Kent's coastline from Dartford to Deal.