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Register of Donations


Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

Register of Donations


2020 to 2016

2020

Cavendish bench in Hawkenbury Rec first donated in 2000 and renewed in October 2020 in memory of Julie donated by Gary, Jade and Shannon Goodwin.
 
Woodland seat in Grosvenor and Hilbert Park donated in October 2020 in memory of David Martino by Felicity Martino.
 
Castanea sativa (Sweet chestnut tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 15 October 2020 donated by Caroline Luck in memory of Chris Luck.
‘Chris, we love and miss you more than words can say. And always will. I'm so proud to be your wife. I promise to look after our son (and your bikes!). Keep cycling and walking along side us; there's always a place with us at 'D park' for you. Taken too soon at 44. Caroline, Thomas and Dillon dog xxx'.
In loving memory: Chris Luck 15.10.1975 to 18.06.2020.
Magnolia Heaven Scent planted in Dunorlan Park on 13 February 2020 donated by the family of Elizabeth Queenie Walker.
'Tree donated by my family to celebrate my 95th birthday on 13 February 2020'.
Bench in The Grove donated by the family of Sylvia Andrews on 13 February 2020.
'For my wife of 68 years with love Patrick'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Carole Apps on 21 January 2020 in memory of Joan Apps.
'In loving memory of my Mum who lived in Mountfield Road since 1948'.

2019

Magnolia Elizabeth planted in The Grove on 23 December 2019 donated by Jessica Daubeny.
'Clare Daubeny much loved Mother, Wife, Daughter, Friend'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated on 16 December 2019 in memory of Nick Edwards, Son of Rose and Steve and Brother to Rob and Laura.
 
Acer griseum (Paper Bark Maple) planted in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground on 13 December 2019 donated by Anneka and Luke Ireland-Wolfe.
'In memory or our special boy, Frank'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Joanne Bailey on 11 December 2019 in memory of Bill and Pam Hammond.
 
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 23 November 2019 donated by George Wood and family in memory of Elsie Wood.
'Elsie, a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, who was much loved and is so sadly missed. George, Paul, Karen, Sara, Chris, Fran and Will, Matt, James, Tom, Lucy, Nick, Rob and all the family. Wow Ada! You have your own tree!'
Davidia involucrata (Handkerchief Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 22 November 2019 donated by Ruth and John Baker.
'From Ruth & John Baker to celebrate 50 happy years in the Borough 1969-2019'.
Catalpa bignonioides (Indian Bean Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 22 November 2019 donated by Peter and Jenny Russell.
'From Peter & Jenny Russell Friends of Dunorlan Park'.
Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) and Davidia involucrata (Handkerchief Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 20 November 2019 donated by Jessica Gorst-Williams and family.
'In loving memory of Lynette Burgess'.
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 20 November 2019 donated by Richard Mattocks and family.
'In memory of Pamela J F Mattock, beloved wife and mother, who walked through Dunorlan with friends and family. Many lovely memories to treasure'.
Prunus Accolade (Cherry Tree) planted in the Grove on 12 November 2019 donated by George Krajewski.
'For Betty and Ricky from the Krajewski’s'.
Cedrus atlantica Glauca (Blue Cedar) planted in Dunorlan Park on 9 November 2019 donated by Teresa Lafferty.
 
Magnolia Tree planted in Dunorlan Park on 24 September 2019 donated by Suzanne Khorsandjamal.
 
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by the family of Ivy Humphreys on 18 September 2019.
'We all love and miss you so much Mum xxx'.
Magnolia Elizabeth planted in Dunorlan Park on 14 September 2019 donated by Kate Joyce.
'In memory of our Mum Margaret Hagger who loved Tunbridge Wells, flowers and trees and lived opposite Dunorlan for over 20 years. Sleep well Mum. Charlie and Kate'.
Bench in The Grove in memory of Giles Daubeny donated by Jessica Daubeny on 5 July 2019.
 
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 1 May 2019 donated by Fiona Billing.
'In memory of Gen Irwin'.
Bench in St Johns Park donated by the family and friends of Lydia Emerson Smith.
'Goodbye is not forever, Goodbye is not the end, it simply means I’ll miss you until we meet again'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Rosemary Cunningham on 4 April 2019.
'In memory of Graham Cunningham'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 29 March 2019 donated by Jane West.
'In memory of Brian and Mary West'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 21 March 2019 donated by Toni Cooper.
'Dear Joel, Love. Shelter. Melodies. Life'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 21 March 2019 donated by Wendy Little.
'In fond memory of Bobs & Derry Clayton'.
Magnolia x loebneri Leonard Messel planted in Dunorlan Park on 21 March 2019 donated by Andy Goodman.
'In memory of Sarah Goodman'.
Acer griseum (Paperbark Maple) planted in Dunorlan Park on 21 March 2019 donated by Jenny Dawson.
 
Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) planted in Dunorlan Park on 9 February 2019 donated by Poppy Fairfax.
'In memory of Wendy Allard 1949-2003'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by the family of Lew Hammond on 21 January 2019.
'Lew Hammond 1930-2018 Rest, Relax and Enjoy'.

2018

Cornus Stella Pink (Stella Pink Dogwood) planted in Dunorlan Park on 20 December 2018 donated by Linda Rowe.
'In loving memory of Jeff Bone'.
Bench in St Johns Park donated by the family and friends of Dennis Burford on 14 December 2018 in Dennis’ memory.
'Donated by family and friends so others can enjoy'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 30 November 2018 donated by Victoria Prescott and Ben Smith.
'For Daisy’s 1st Birthday 28.11.2018 xxx'.
Prunus sargentii (Sargent’s Cherry) planted in Dunorlan Park on 26 November 2018 donated by Guy Orme.
'For and on behalf of Pamela Krokowski'.
Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) planted in The Grove on 3November 2018 donated by Alex and Madeleine Stolz.
'In memory of our beautiful son Jett'.
Magnolia Kobus (Pink Tulip Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 23 November 2018 donated by Carin Alwin and family.
'For Mum love Alastair, Carin and Chris xx'.
Acer Griseum (Paper Bark Maple) planted in Dunorlan Park on 13 October 2018 donated by all the family in memory of Yvette Camble.
'Yvette’s favourite saying was ‘Always look on the bright side of life’, and that’s how she lived'.
Three Castanea Sativa (Sweet Chestnut) planted in Dunorlan Park on 17 November 2018 donated by Barbara, Tim, Paul and Libby Snape and Jenny Bryant.
'In loving memory of a wonderful husband, father and grandfather, Terence Richard Snape (1929–2013)'.
Styrax Japonica (Japanese Snowbell) planted in Dunorlan Park on 10 November 2018 donated by Katie Bennett in memory of David.
'David, with love from your reiki family xx'.
Bench by Grosvenor Park bowls green donated by Janet Miller on 7 November 2018 in memory of Ken (Dusty) Miller.
 
Bench in Grosvenor and Hilbert Park donated by Dennis, Wendy and Sarah Morden on 14 August 2018 in memory of James Morden.
'In memory of James Morden'.
Prunus sargentii (Sargent’s Cherry) planted in Dunorlan Park on 2 May 2018 donated by Lorna Daly.
'In memory of Henry Daley. For my lovely Dad, always in my heart'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 9 February 2018 and Woodland seat both donated by Julie Hudson.
'In loving memory of Betty Kormanic'.
Prunus Accolade (Pink Flowering Cherry) planted in Dunorlan Park on 10 March 2018 donated by Ken, Jon, Katherine and Mared, Chris, Rita and Grace in memory of Pat King.
'Oh how we miss you'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 8 March 2018 donated by Andrew Seale in memory of Jeremy Seale.
'Jeremy Seale – ‘Dad’ with love Katherine, Andrew and Elizabeth'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 27 January 2018 donated by Jenny Tassell.
'JT much loved GH, Brother, Dad and Granddad Socks, sorely missed TMD Always XXX'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds play area donated by Teresa Kazerooni on 16 January 2018 in memory of John & Shirley Barden.
'With love from your children'.

2017

Liriodendron tulipifera planted in Dunorlan Park on 22 December 2017 in memory of Tash Lowther donated by Wendy Lowther.
'Tash Lowther beautiful inside and out, missed every second X'.
Prunus sargentii (Sargent’s Cherry) planted in Dunorlan Park on 21 November 2017 donated by Alexandra Loughlin and David Sharp.
'Elsa & babies, always in our hearts'.
Magnolia Denudate (Yulan Magnolia) planted in Dunorlan Park on 17 November 2017 donated by Sabrina, Josh, Oscar and Casper Allcorn.
'In loving memory of John William Doyle. Son, Brother, Husband, Dad, Grandad. Your life was a Blessing, your memory a treasure....you are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure. You were the hardest Goodbye. 19th September 1961 – 11th June 2017'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 14 November 2017 donated by Mr and Mrs John Elliot in memory of their son Jamie.
'Our son Jamie loved this park as we him'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds play area donated by Mrs Cassie Sparkes on 1 November 2017 in memory of Calum Rowe.
'Calum Rowe – Forever missed'.
Prunus Sargentii (Sargent’s Cherry) planted in Dunorlan Park on 10 November 2017 donated by Pauline Hill and family.
'In loving memory of Norman Hill, a very dear husband, father, brother and friend…..'Simply the Best'.
Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) planted in Dunorlan Park on 9 November 2017 donated by Kimberley Jacob.
'In memory of Tanya Jacob with love from your family'.
Acer griseum (Paper Bark Maple) planted in Dunorlan Park on 7 November 2017 donated by Rebecca Kendrick.
'In memory of John Barnes my father'.
Prunus Sargentii planted in Dunorlan Park on 27 October 2017 donated by Dianne Chua and Min Wei Chan.
'In memory of Baby Chan 17th September 2017'.
Prunus Sargentii planted in Dunorlan Park on 31 March 2017 donated by Debbie Cook.
'Planted in memory of Chris Cook 1955–2016'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by family and friends on 27 March 2017 in loving memory of Chris Cook.
'If you can change the way you think, you can change reality. Chris Cook 1955–2016'.
Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 3 March 2017 donated by Sophia Weir.
'Planting Happy Memories S, K & S'.
Prunus Accolade (Cherry Blossom) planted in the Grove on 1 March 2017 donated by George Krajewski in memory of Nykola Krajewski.
'With loving memories from George (husband) Ashley & Louis (sons ) & Natasha (daughter)'.
Magnolia Galaxy planted in Dunorlan Park on 21st February 2017 donated by Sarah Casey.
'In memory of Shirley Giles, never forgotten – always loved'.

2016

Prunus Shirofugen (Flowering Cherry Tree) next to the play area in Grosvenor & Hilbert Park planted in December 2016 to replace the original tree donated by St Luke’s CE Infant School (1905–2007) in 1988 following the hurricane of 1987.
 
Araucaria araucana (Monkey Puzzle Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 15 December 2016 donated by Ratnamalar Hancock.
'To celebrate my wonderful Husband David'.
Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) planted in Dunorlan Park on 15 December 2016 donated by Peter and Jennie Hall.
'Happy First Birthday Isla, Love Mum & Dad'.
Carya Illinoinensis (Pecan Nut) planted in Dunorlan Park on 8 December 2016 donated by Andy Newman and family.
'For Ann Newman Always in our thoughts'.
Betula pendula (Silver Birch) planted in Dunorlan Park on 25 November 2016 donated by Mrs J A Allen and family.
'In memory of Bob who loved this park and the outdoors'.
Five Azalea Amoenum planted in Dunorlan Park on 22 November 2016 donated by Stephanie Kemp in memory of Trevor and Carol Kemp.
'Many thanks for all the donations made to Trevor and Carol Kemp'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by John and Pamela Lynch on 14 November 2016 in memory of Matthew Lynch.
'In loving memory of Matthew Lynch 1980–2016, a much loved son, brother, husband and father – in our hearts forever and very sorely missed'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Ratnamalar Hancock on 2 November 2016 in memory of David Christopher Hancock.
'In memory of my wonderful husband David Christopher Hancock (1950–2015). Love you always, Mala'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Rosie Peers in memory of her late mother Ros Peers on 3 October 2016.
'In loving memory of Ros Peers, a mother, grandmother, wife & friend. “All fresh & sparkling again” 22.2.55 –13.7.16'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Stephanie Kemp on 19 September 2016 in memory of Trevor and Carol Kemp.
'Many thanks for all the donations made to Trevor and Carol Kemp'.
Bench in Grosvenor & Hilbert Park donated by The Friends of St Luke’s School on 15 August 2016.
'Many hearts build a school. St Luke’s CE Infant School 1905–2007'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Amanda Woodrow and family on 24 May 2016 in memory of Alfred Edwin Taylor.
'To celebrate the laying out of Calverley Grounds by our Grandfather Alfred Edwin Taylor'.
Araucaria araucana (Monkey Puzzle) planted in Dunorlan Park on 23 March 2016 donated by Peter O’Millervan.
'Release the squirrel 19/06/15 O’Millervan'.
Bench in Grosvenor Park donated by Helen Bedford in memory of Pauline Farrow on 7 March 2016.
'In loving memory of Pauline Farrow 4.1.76–30.10.14'.

2015 to 2011

2015

Quercus robur (English Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 4 December 2015 donated by Helen Lavender.
'Geoff always loved and remembered here RIP'.
Quercus coccinea Splendens (Splendens Oak) planted inDunorlan Park on 10 December 2015 donated by David Bolton and Susan Townend.
'In loving memory of our beautiful daughter Emma'.
Copper Beech (Fagus sylvatica) in Dunorlan Park on 27 November 2015 donated by Patricia Coleman.
'To celebrate the life of Ennis and Keith Karban'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Alex Bamford on 2 July 2015 in memory of Margaret Bamford.
'In Loving Memory of Margaret Bamford. Deeply missed'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by the daughters of Keith and Ennis Karban on 2 July 2015 in memory of Keith and Ennis Karban.
'In Memory of Ennis (1930-2014) and Keith Karban (1930-2015) who spent many happy times in this park'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Jonathan and Bethan Sutch on 2 July 2015 in memory of Vanessa Sutch.
'You will always be our Granny Vanessa, with Love from Henry, Charlie and Lily xxx'.

2014

Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs Judith Harman in December 2014.
 
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs Mary West on 11 November 2014 in memory of Brian West.
'To Brian West a loving Husband and Father'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Jon Gully and her beloved Grandchildren Ethan and Lilah on 11 November 2014 in memory of Nana Tess.
'In memory of Nana Tess on behalf of her beloved Grandchildren, Ethan and Lilah xx'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Harold Wood in July 2014.
'Love to Maria forever Woody'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Mr Malins in July 2014.
'Susan Jackson much loved by all. Died November 2012. She lives on in our hearts'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated in July 2014.
'From Friends and Family in memory of Jo Kent'.
Aesculus hippocastanum (Horse Chestnut) planted in The Grove on 14 March 2014 donated by Andrew Doe.
'Remembering many happy family years in Tunbridge Wells'.
Acer Palmatum (Japanese Maple) planted in Dunorlan Park on 11 March 2014 donated by Zoe and Paul Hooker.
'Definiky MFëO'.

2013

Pyrus salicifolia Pendula (Weeping Pear) planted in Dunorlan Park on 17 December 2013 donated by Tara Gatt.
'For Dad'.
Quercus coccinea (Scarlet Oak) planted in Dunorlan Park on 20th December 2013 donated by Mrs Sue Lewis-Smith and Mr Peter Lewis.
'In loving memory of our darling Mum Barb'.
Arbutus x andrachnoides (Strawberry Tree) planted in Dunorlan Park on 10th December 2013 in memory of Brenda Axford.
'In loving memory of Brenda Axford 1946-2013. Will be sadly missed by Family and Friends'.
English Oak (Quercus robur) in Dunorlan Park on 29 November 2013 donated by Anna Hawkins in memory of Toby.
'Happy Anniversary Toby I love you xx'.
Silver Birch (Betula pendula) in Dunorlan Park on 14 November 2013 donated by Sheila and Ray Juster (parents), Karen Beeching (sister) and Jonathan Glenister (husband) in memory of Wendy Elizabeth Juster 1963-2008.
'Wendy was all about getting the most out of life. She had endless energy and enthusiasm, and worked tirelessly at whatever she took on. We have chosen this tree – a native silver birch – because of its hardiness and resilience, whilst at the same time being delicate and beautiful. These are all qualities that Wendy possessed in abundance. Wendy was torn from us in the prime of her life, and this tree will act as a focal point for those who want to visit and remember her'.
Bench in The Grove donated by Brian and Sonia Cottle on 15 November 2013.
'In memory of Paul Cottle'.
Acer rubrum 'October Glory’ in Dunorlan Park planted in February 2013 donated by Bridget Scott in memory of Paul and Bill.
'Paul and Bill two very special people'.
English Oak (Quercus robur) in Dunorlan Park planted in February 2013 donated by Susan Lunt in memory of Ian Lunt.
'To celebrate the life of Ian Lunt'.
Quercus robur at the Cadogan playing fields donated by Mrs Jan Mailer on 17 May 2013.
'In memory of Robert Mailer'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Martin, Barbara and Chris on 14 April 2013.
'In loving memory of our Mother Inge Steibelt'.
Acer Rubrum ‘October Glory’ in Dunorlan Park planted in February 2013 donated by Mrs Bridget Scott.
'Paul and Bill two very special people'.

2012

Five Quercus Robur in Dunorlan Park donated by Mr Leslie Rice on 18 December 2012.
'In loving memory of our darling Wife and Mother – The Rice family'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Louise Ashdown November 2012 in memory of Gordon.
'For our lovely Gordon who enjoyed walking in the grounds with his dog, Blue'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Freddie Bond November 2012 in memory of Potter.
'Thank you for all the good times'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mr B Skipper in March 2012 in memory of Win Skipper.
'Much missed by family and friends'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Mr John Leigh on the 17 October 2012 in memory of Sue Leigh.
'In loving memory of Sue Leigh 1936-2012. A wonderful wife and mother'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs Thelma Walker on the 27 July 2012 in memory of John Walker.
'A good man much loved and missed by his family & friends John Walker 1937-2012'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Barbara and Peter Barton in memory of their loving Mum and Dad.
'Sit a while with Joan and Bill Barton'.

2011

Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Mr and Mrs Noding on 27 June 2011 of their sons Anthony (Spyder) and Steven Noding.
'A seat as a memorial for our sons Anthony (Spyder) and Steven Noding'.
Bench in Julian Hewitt Field donated by Mrs Sheila Still in August 2011 in memory of David Still 1934-2011.
'Remembering David Still and shared happy times'.

2010 to 2006

2009

Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs J Mailer and R.W. Mailer May 2009 in memory of Alison Jane Mailer.
'Alison Jane Mailer 1969-2009 in loving memory'.
Monkey Puzzle (Arucaria araucana) in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs J Mailer and R.W. Mailer May 2009 in memory of Alison Jane Mailer.
'In memory of Alison Jane Mailer beloved daughter 1969–2009'.

2008

Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Edward D. Perfett April 2008 in memory of Mary Kathleen Perfett.
'Mary was a resourceful and talented teacher, machine and hand embroiderer, dressmaker, which included pattern-draughting, artist, chorister and craftswoman. She could seldom resist a challenge, which included cryptic crosswords, and never wasted a moment of her time'.
Bench in Bayham Training Ground donated by Foresters Football Club March 2008 in memory of Andy Fraser.
 
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by E Ventris June 2008 in memory of Dick and Kitty Baker.
 
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Frank Hayler July 2008 in memory of Maria Hayler.
'Maria Hayler 1927-2008 Everyone’s Mother'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Amanda Baker August 2008 in memory of John and Joan Cliff.
 
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Robert Bellingham. September 2008 in memory of John Bellingham.
'A place for all that knew him and cared for him to come and reflect'.
Bench in Grosvenor and Hilbert Recreation Grounds donated by V. Waddoups October 2008 in memory of Su and Maurice.
'Maurice & Su playing together in paradise'.
Bench in Grosvenor and Hilbert Recreation Grounds donated by J. Vanns November 2008 in memory of Bert and Wendy Vanns.
'Bert & Wendy Vanns remembered with love'.

2007

English Oak (Quercus robur) in Dunorlan Park planted in November 2007 donated by Paul Bridgland and Emma Newstead in memory of Baby George Newstead Bridgland.
'Died too soon 29-10-2006 Forever in Mummy and Daddy’s hearts. You make us proud. You changed our lives, our beautiful boy!'
Bench in St John’s Recreation Ground donated by Culverden Bowling Club April 2007 in memory of Nora and Peter Fullbrook.
 
English Oak (Quercus robur) planted in Dunorlan Park donated by Sharon Farnes in November 2007.
'Always in my thoughts with fond memories'.
English Oak (Quercus robur) planted in Dunorlan Park donated in November 2007 by Gill Whittall in memory of Terry Whittall.
'For Terry Whittall - Such a special husband and devoted dad. Forever loved and remembered from Gill and Rob'.
Bench in Dunorlan park donated by Richard Leadbetter in September 2007 in memory of Susan Leadbetter.
'Donated by Richard, David, Katie & Max in memory of Sue our loving wife and mother. So strong, so proud, so brave - treasured memories. She took her candle into another room we can not find, but we know she was here because of all the happiness she left behind'.
Bench in The Grove donated by Ann & Jill Wigglesworth August 2007 in memory of their mother Ruth Wigglesworth.
'In memory of Ruth Wigglesworth from her loving daughters Ann & Jill'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Peter and Richard Blackwell in memory of Margery and Bill Blackwell in June 2007.
'Remembering two special Tunbridge Wells citizens'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by SAV Credit in June 2007.
'From all of Farhan’s friends at SAV'.
Bench in Dunorlan park donated by Betty Whibley in memory of her husband Ken in May 2007.
'In loving memory of Ken Whibley 1926 - 2006 at rest'.
Bench in Dunorlan park donated by members of the Hawkenbury Bowling club in May 2007.
'In memory of Hawkenbury Bowling club 1927 - 2006'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Betty Winchester in February 2007 in memory of Victor Winchester.
'V A Winchester Born Tunbridge Wells 1924'.

2006

Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by the Soroptimist International of Tunbridge Wells October 2006.
'Soroptimist International of Tunbridge Wells & District DIAMOND JUBILEE 26/10/06'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Julie Levack in November 2006.
'To celebrate the birth of our beautiful daughters Abigail Butterfly, March 2003 and Arielle Eden, March 2004. We love you so much'.
English Oak (Quercus robur) in Dunorlan park donated to celebrate the Golden Wedding of Daphne and William Bennett on 14 December 2006.
'For their enjoyment, and that of future generations, from their much-loved world wide family - in a setting that has brought us enduring pleasure. Love Mark & Maria, Lynn & Bob, Ian & Louise, Neil and Tamara and all the grandchildren'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by David Gurney in memory of Richard Gurney in October 2006.
'Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by the Gurney family in memory of Richard William Gurney 1964 – 2001 their so dearly loved son, brother, husband and father'.
Bench in Dunorlan donated by John Silverman in memory of Edith Silverman in October 2006.
'In memory of Edith Silverman 1929 - 2006'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Diane Coleman in memory of Valarie Anne Chapman in July 2006.
'Cherished memories of a brave amusing loyal friend'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by J Rollason in memory of Geoff Rollason in July 2006.
 
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated Nell West in memory of Patrick Humphrey in July 2006.
'Patrick Humphrey 1945 – 2006. Love always Teresa & Nell'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Royal Tunbridge Wells Senior Citizens Club in March 2006.
'RTW Senior Citizens Club 1965 – 2006 Celebrating 41 years'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Patricia Jacobs in March 2006 in memory oh her husband Jake.
 
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs K.J. Clarke in February 2006 in memory of her husband James.
'James Clarke remembering a loving husband and father'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by past students of St Christophers Nursery Training College in June 2006.
'Donated by former students who trained between 1935 – 1974'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by John Flynn in memory of Jean Flynn in June 2006.
'Jean will always live in our hearts. Ray and family'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated in memory of James Clarke by his family in May 2006.
'James Clark remembering a loving husband and father'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mrs Clarke in May 2006 in memory of James Clarke.
'Remembering a loving husband and father'.
Two Benches in Dunorlan Park donated by Royal Tunbridge Wells Senior Citizens Club in May 2006.
'RTW Senior Citizens Club 1965 - 2006 Celebrating 41 years'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Stephen Shepherd in January 2006 in memory of John Reynolds.
'In memory of a much loved son-in-law'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Nicholas Hayes in February 2006 in memory of Daphne and Raymond Hayes.
'In loving memory of our parents Daphne and Raymond Hayes from Nicholas and Deborah'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Carole, Lucie and Emma in memory of David John Holmes in February 2006.
'In memory of a wonderful man and one of life’s true gentlemen'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by James Rodemark in February 2006 in memory of Stella Rodemark.
'A bench in memory of his wife Stella'.
Bench on Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Keren Hull in February 2006 in memory of Rosemary and Cecil Hull.
 
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by students and teachers of West Kent College in January 2006 in memory of the bravest friend whom we only had 5 weeks to share life with Aymen Bouzguenda from his fellow students and Teachers.
My strength still remains
I am able to cope for on this day when my friend has been taken
I look to the heavens
I’ve not been forsaken
The sun darts back and forth in between clusters of clouds
Yet few shadows are seen for their shining through is a hope which will brighten and fade all the sorrow
My burden will lighten

2005 to 2001

2005

Persian Iron Wood (Parrotia persica) two trees in Calverley Grounds donated by Carole Apps in November 2005 in memory of her son Aymen Bouzguenda.
'In honour of a much loved son, grandson, brother and friend who faced death with such courage these trees are dedicated to your memory Aymen Bouzguenda 24.5.85 - 2.11.05'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by The Rotary Club of Tunbridge Wells in November 2005.
'Presented by the Rotary Club of Tunbridge Wells to commemorate 100 years of Rotary International 23/02/05'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Aymen Bouzguenda in November 2005.
'To all my friends sit and remember me'.
English Oak (Quercus robur) in Woodbury Park Cemetery donated by Clair and Jean Cox in December 2005 in memory of their beloved mother, Morice Murray.
'Always in our memory'.
Bench in Dunorlan donated by Belinda Elkington in November 2005.
'Dedicated to Ivy Williams and her daughter Pamela'.
Maidenhair Tree (Ginko biloba) in Dunorlan Park donated by Paul and Elaine Binfield in 2005 in memory of their daughter Emerald Fleur Binfield.
'To our special daughter Emerald Fleur Binfield “Some people come into your life for a short time but leave footprints on your heart forever” With love Elain & Paul Binfield'.
Bench in The Grove donated by friends and neighbours in September 2005 in memory of Jane Howarth.
'Jane Howarth a much loved teacher and friend'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by the Pantiles Rotary Club in February 2005.
'Donated to Celebrate the Centenary of Rotary International'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Margaret Fisher in February 2005.
'Donated by Margaret Fisher - eldest daughter of Lady Ruth Eileen Fisher 1900 - 1982'.

2004

Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by members of the Hawkenbury Village Association in September 2004 in memory of Nick Wardrop 1933 - 2004.
'Nick worked tirelessly for the village and the Rec'.
Beech (Fagus sylvatica) in The Grove planted in December 2004 donated by Melvyn Newell in memory of David Spens.
'In fond memory of David from his chums'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Mrs M Peake in November 2004 in memory of Harold and Brian Lawrence.
'Remembering Harold and Brian Lawrence who spent many happy years in Hawkenbury'.
Wellingtonia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) in Dunorlan Park planted in December 2004 donated by Mrs R J Scholes on behalf of her husband Councillor James Scholes.
'Happy Birthday James a big tree to mark the end of a big project'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Barbara Woods on 28 April 2004 in memory of Reg Woods and Terry Holden.
'From Barbara and Dudley with love'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Ivor Bramley on 22 March 2004 in memory of Ronald Bramley.
'In memory of Ronald Bramley 1917 - 2004'.
Bench in Hawkenbury Recreation Ground donated by Mary Holden on 28 July 2004 in memory of Geoff Holden.
'In memory of Geoff Holden who walked in Hawkenbury Rec for 41 years'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Ivor Bramley on 19 March 2004.
'In Memory of Ronald Bramley 1917 – 2004'.
Paper Bark Birch (Betula papyifera) in Dunorlan Park on 23rd March 2004, donated by Courier Newspapers.
'Providing pleasant shade to read a newspaper'.

2003

Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Mrs Cawley on 11 November 2003 in memory of her husband Joe.
'In loving memory of Joe Cawley standard bearer for over 20 years Tunbridge Wells British Legion'.
Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera) in Calverley Grounds planted on 19th December 2003, donated by Mr Blamey on behalf of his wife Elsie.
'I hope that all who pass by will have great pleasure at the sight of this beautiful tree'.
Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) in The Grove planted on 19th December 2003, donated by friends who loved them in memory of Darren and John Allan.
'Life is a funny old business'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Tunbridge Wells & District Social Club for the Blind on the 27 March 2003 in memory of Alice Pickles.
'Alice Pickles was a well loved member and catering officer for the Tunbridge Wells & District Social Club for the Blind from 1980 to March 1990 when she relinquished her post due to failing sight'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Margaret Jones on the 14 April 2003 in memory of her husband Ken.
'Dunorlan Park has given us hours of joy'.
Bench in Grosvenor Recreation Ground donated by June Rabbett on the 31 March 2003 in memory of Aunty Flo.
'In loving memory of Aunty Flo'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Hawkenbury Women’s Institute on the 15 January 2003 in memory of past members.
'In memory of past WI Members and for the use of all'.

2002

English Oak (Quercus robur) in Dunorlan Park donated by Betty Howell on the 2 December 2002 in memory of her husband Eric.
'In loving memory of Eric Howell'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Mr & Mrs Saunders on the 8 November 2002 in memory of their son Rob.
'Happy memories Rob, love always Mum & Dad Saunders 1966-2002'.
Bench in Dunorlan Park donated by Helen Bill and family on 7 May 2002 in memory of their father Hugh Bright.
'In loving memory of our father Hugh Bright 1925-2001 – time to go sailing'.

2001

Bench in The Grove donated by Mr & Mrs Lloyd on the 30th August 2001 in memory of their daughter Sophie.
'The perfect place to sit and talk with Sophie'.
Bench in Calverley Grounds donated by Mr & Mrs Chubb on August 22nd 2001.
'In memory of Harry Rafton, President of Calverley Grounds Bowls Club'.