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Wonderful time at icon painting taster day

News: Wonderful time at icon painting taster day

2nd November 2018

"What a wonderful day!  I never expected that I would have the opportunity to learn the techniques of this traditional art form, and to be taught by such a skilled tutor and in the beautiful surroundings of Burrswood was a great privilege. We were each able to make a painting of the face of an icon, using egg tempera which we mixed ourselves, building the image up from “dark to light”.  I  have booked on to the full 5 day course, and really look forward to making ...

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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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Christmas Events 2018

News: Christmas Events 2018

10th October 2018

  Please find below a list of forthcoming Christmas events to be held in the Orangery overlooking the beautiful grounds of Burrswood in Groombridge.  There are taster and full day workshops week days, evenings and weekends to hopefully accommodate all. Please call reservations to book places on 01892 865988 or email

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World Mental Health Day Oct 10th

News: World Mental Health Day Oct 10th

10th October 2018

It is World Mental Health Day on 10th October which will bring much needed help and support for those suffering from poor mental health. At Burrswood we offer a range of therapies. Please do call and speak to one of our team who can guide you through the process and advise on the best person to meet your needs: One to one counselling or psychotherapy sessions A 6 week course How to Manage Anxiety and Depression starting on 6th October (3 hours every Friday) If you have any further que...

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Can you help over Christmas?

News: Can you help over Christmas?

9th October 2018

Can you spare a few hours over the Christmas period? Do get in touch and join our team! Call 01892 863637 and ask for Volunteering.

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70th Anniversary Celebration

News: 70th Anniversary Celebration

1st October 2018

What a wonderful celebration we had here to mark 70 years of whole person care. Our thanks to Bishop James Langstaff who officiated and the choir from All Saints Crowborough who sang and played beautifully under the direction of their musical director Catherine Allen. The service ended with everyone planting acorns and gathering outside for the final prayer and blessing by the new wind sculpture which is a symbol of the movement of the Holy Spirit calling us forward in the purposes of God's...

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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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News: Aerial Footage of Burrswood

26th September 2018

We are delighted with this video taken by Paul Burgess Photography and would encourage you to look at his website for many beautiful local photographs.

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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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Summer Edition of Burrswood News

News: Summer Edition of Burrswood News

26th July 2018

Read the latest edition of the Burrswood News.

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