Latest News & Events

We run a wide variety of events both at Burrswood and at local sites - we hope you will find something of interest. Read about recent events here too!

 

Being creative in this beautiful place

News: Being creative in this beautiful place

5th November 2018

There are more and more ways to be creative at Burrswood. Have a look at the events that are coming up but here are some recent testimonials: Feedback from Bespoke Christmas Gift Tags - "Had a brilliant morning doing Christmas craft at Burrswood - great to step off the treadmill and just be creative in this beautiful place. I really recommend these events and plan to do more of them." “I really enjoyed the Christmas Gift Tag workshop, I could have stayed for another couple of ho...

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"Event surpassed my expectations"

News: "Event surpassed my expectations"

1st November 2018

We are most grateful to Claire for writing this review: Kerry Ingham's 'Drawing for Relaxation' sessions at Burrswood have surpassed my expectations and I highly recommend the experience for all abilities.  Kerry, a professional artist and counsellor, warmly welcomed participants with a clear description of how the session was structured and lead us in our own explorations during the day. Any of our plaintive cries of "I'm not very good at drawing/art" were heard and then gently challe...

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Flower arranging day

News: Flower arranging day

27th September 2018

Sarah says: "We all had a fabulous time, Claire not only showed us how to create our beautiful baskets but we also learned so much about the flowers and plants - it was a really interesting day. We were lucky enough to have gorgeous sunny weather so Claire took us outside to look at the gardens and collect foliage.   We were so well looked after and although we didn't know each other we all had a lovely day together. I'd recommend this to anyone!"

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Hydrotherapy is just wonderful!

News: Hydrotherapy is just wonderful!

19th September 2018

The Outpatient Team at Burrswood Health and Wellbeing are a vibrant department who welcome many people through their doors each week. From the office worker recovering from an ankle sprain, to the retired person wanting to maintain fitness  and uses the pool independently to carry out their prescribed exercises;  from the young mother who has been struggling with back pain since the birth of her bouncy baby girl, to the gentleman attending the weekly Parkinson’s exercise grou...

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Weekly activities at Burrswood

News: Weekly activities at Burrswood

24th April 2018

There is so much going on at Burrswood! Here is an example of the weekly activities that take place. Guests can take advantage of the therapies and activities on offer during their stay - or day visitors are very welcome to attend as well. If you have any questions then do call reservations on 01892 865988 who will be able to give you  more information. Find out more about Wellbeing Activities here.  

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Packed room for MS Information Day at Burrswood

News: Packed room for MS Information Day at Burrswood

14th April 2018

Star line-up delivers to packed house at Group Information Day.   More than 60 people attended the recent Information Day at Burrswood, organised by the Tunbridge Wells Group of the MS Society and Burrswood Health and Wellbeing. Not only did Dr Susan Kohlhaas*, Director of Research at the MS Society (pictured above), reflect on what the Society has already done – including “investing £155 million into research” – but she also highlighted the Society&rsqu...

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MS Information Day - Living Well with MS

Event: MS Information Day - Living Well with MS

Venue: Burrswood Health and Wellbeing
14th April 2018

These are always informative and entertaining events, but places are limited so please make sure you register without delay. LIVING WELL WITH MS - MS SOCIETY AND BURRSWOOD INFORMATION DAY 10am Saturday 14th April 2018 The MS Society and Burrswood Health and Wellbeing have joined forces to hold an Information Day for those with Multiple Sclerosis and their carers, on Saturday 14th April. Our annual information event is based on the theme LIVING WELL WITH MS and  our spe...

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Quiet Day - March 13th

Event: Quiet Day - March 13th

Venue: Burrswood Church of Christ the Healer
13th March 2018

Enjoying adventures with God - led by Jan Larcombe Spend time listening to God, considering your own journey with Christ and joining others in worship and prayer. There will be two short devotional talks to help guide your reflections. Quiet Days on Tuesdays normally run from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Bring your own picnic or book lunch in Burrswood café – please call 01892 865991. Hot and cold drinks will be available throughout the day. We would welcome a suggested donation of &pou...

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Accessible Light Retreat

Event: Accessible Light Retreat

Venue: Church and Lady Chapel
3rd March 2018

For Christians who would like to receive prayer ministry and teaching about God. From 10am to 3pm Accessible Light retreat day with sacred space and prayer ministry, run by Rev'd Christine Spurway and her husband Martin Swindlehurst. An opportunity to find some space and time to strengthen your relationship with God. Let Him speak to you in the relaxing and peaceful surroundings of Burrswood. The day will be split into three sessions around God’s creation and how He sees us all as His...

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Taize Workshop with Delia Rosenboom

Event: Taize Workshop with Delia Rosenboom

Venue: Burrswood Lady Chapel
24th February 2018

When people come together to share their voices in harmony, something magical happens! This HeartSong a cappella singing workshop, will be a nourishing opportunity to learn and sing  beautiful, uplifting sacred songs, by ear (no need to read music!) amid the magical presence of candle-light. Come and 'bathe in' heart-opening songs from the Taizé Monastery and other sacred traditions songs with the ability to carry you to a rich & peaceful place within. All ages and abilities w...

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