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Families with Young Children

Willow Centre

Free groups/sessions available to local families

For more information download the
Ashford Children’s Centres Bulletin

Parent and Toddler Group

Very friendly parent (plus grans, carers etc) and toddlers group.

There is a fee of £1 per adult and 60p per child. That includes tea, coffee and biscuits for the grown ups and a snack for the children with a fruit tray once a month.

All the leaders and helpers are checked, there is good play equipment and there is plenty of room in the hall for the children to play.

Christ Church Hall, Christchurch Road, Ashford, TN23 7SR

Weekly in term time, on Wednesday mornings

10:00 am – 11:45 am

Children and Young People

Friday Night Youth

Who is it For?

Any young person aged eleven to sixteen years old.

When is it?

Term-time from

  • 7.30pm to 9.30pm on Fridays in the Autumn/Winter
  • 8pm till 10pm Spring/Summer.

Sometimes we finish later if we are on trips.


Each term we provide a varied programme with activities such as:

Tuck shop, Basketball, Bouncy Castle, Crafts, Quizzes, Treasure hunts, Snooker, Football, Table Tennis, Badmington, Tablefootball, Wii, Competitions, drums/piano/guitar, etc.

Our Friday trips in include:

Ice Skating, Skiing, Golf, Bowling, Swimming, Beach BBQ, etc.


During Easter and Summer Holidays there’s the opportunity to go away on adventure camps together


To reach out to Youth in South Ashford and the surrounding areas.

To provide a safe environment with fun activities.

To help the kids as best we can and show genuine care and concern for their well being.

To explain true Christianity which includes a 5 minute time where all together we can think about and discuss life issues in the real world.

Francis Road
TN23 7UR



Spring/Summer – Watercress Fields, by Cressfield Flats, Ashford, Kent, TN23 4XB.

Come and find us in South Ashford on Wednesdays or say hello when we are out and about across the town. Open Wednesdays 4pm to 7pm for ages 5-11 and 11-18.

Autumn/Winter – South Ashford Baptist Church, 28 Brookfield Road, Ashford, Kent, TN23 4EY

Tel: Andy Richardson 01233 625542.

Wheels of TimeWheels of Time

Join Roamin’ Rex, our time travelling character, as he discovers Kent’s fantastic museums and heritage sites.

  • Agricultural Museum, Brook
  • Ashford Museum
  • Blue Town Heritage Centre
  • Chiddingstone Castle
  • Fleur de Lis Museum
  • Heritage Hub, Sittingbourne
  • Huguenot Museum
  • Powell-Cotton Museum
  • Maidstone Museum
  • Milton Chantry
  • New Tavern Fort
  • The Seaside Museum, Herne Bay
  • Tenterden Museum
  • Willesborough Windmill

Wheels of Time website:


We will post details of activities occurring in the South Ashford Community Forum Area that are free to participants or are provided by or on behalf of Not for Profit Organisations. We will, at our discretion, post details of similar activities taking place outside of the Forum Area, where similar activities are not available in the Area. We can no longer post one off events. If you would like details of your activities posted here, please complete an Activities Details Form.