Local clubs & organisations

The following is a list of local clubs, organisations and societies that do not meet at Ditton Community Centre.

1st Ditton Scout Group

Beavers: Monday and Thursday

Cubs: Wednesday

Scouts: Thursday and Friday

Location: Scout Hut behind No. 14 New Road, Ditton

1st Ditton Scouts Group provide a wide range of activities for young people from ages 6 to 15.

The group is divided into three sections Beavers (6 to 8 years), Cubs (8 to 10½ years) and Scouts (10½ to 14 years).

For more details please contact us as follows:- 07812 096724 (Ross King GSL)

Age Concern Malling

Day Centre runs from Monday to Friday - 9.00 am to 4.00 p.m.

Sunday Lunch club every 3rd Sunday of the month.

Age Concern Malling, Rotary House, Norman Road, West Malling, Kent ME19 6RL

For clients who spend the day with us we offer companionship, a freshly cooked meal, bathing, hairdressing, chiropody, footcare, handcare, outings and holidays.

For more details please contact Sylvie Lee on 01732 848008. Day Centre Office 01732 873977. email: acmalling@aol.com web: www.ageconcernmalling.org.uk

Allotment Tenancy Society

For more details please contact Mike Hawksworth Tel: 01732 845775 email: hawk13@blueyonder.co.uk web: www.dittonallotments.org.uk

2374 (Ditton) Squadron Air Cadets

Parade nights are each Tuesday and Thursday from 7 - 9.30 pm at the TA Centre on London Road, Ditton.

Are you over 13 and looking for something to do in your spare time? Did you know that there is an ATC Squadron based in Ditton? We have vacancies and are looking for new recruits.

Air Cadets get involved in a wide range of activities, including: Flying; Adventure Training; Team building; Survival skills; Initiative exercises; Gliding; Playing in the band; Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme and many many more.

Being an Air Cadet requires a personal commitment but is highly rewarding. A number of weekend and holiday activities also take place.

If you are interested, please call 01732 871303 on a parade night to speak to a member of staff. We look forward to welcoming you.

web: www.aircadets.org

 

Ditton Bowls Club

Bowls Clubhouse

Kiln Barn Recreation Ground

Kiln Barn Road

Ditton

ME20 6QR

Website: www.dittonbowlsclub.co.uk

We are a friendly mixed club, have excellent facilities in a modern Clubhouse with good car parking in quiet attractive surroundings.

No experience is necessary as tuition from qualified coaches is available for new bowlers.  Bowls are available for beginners and all you need initially are flat soled shoes.

There is a comprehensive fixtures programme providing competitive matches for seasoned bowlers, friendly matches with other clubs, club days, open to all members, and every member has the opportunity of entering the annual club competitions.

Social activities take place on club days and other occasions during the summer, with events such as weekly social evening in the clubhouse during the close season (October to mid-April).  Bingo takes place on Wednesday evenings from 19:30.

For more details please contact the Honorary Secretary, Shirley Andrews, on 01622 718359, or by email on shirley.andrews1@sky.com.

Ditton Heritage Centre and Victorian Classroom

New Road, Ditton Contact: 01732 840937 or 01732 844159. Open on request at present for visitors.

Meetings are held by Trustees, Teachers Advisory Groups and Friends

The Ditton Heritage Centre and Victorian Classroom is completing the renovation of the Victorian classroom and fund-raising for toilets. Gathering, collating and displaying written and photographic information about Ditton and the area. Collecting information and oral histories from Ditton residents, clubs and organisations. Providing a venue for children and schools to enjoy a Victorian educational setting. Promoting art, drama and history about Ditton.

RAFA - Aylesford & Malling Branch

2nd Wednesday monthly in Dennis Cadman House, Royal British Legion Village, Aylesford at 8pm

Chairman:-Ted Bates 01622 716565 email:info@aylesfordandmallingrafa.org.uk web: www.aylesfordandmallingrafa.org.uk