Clubs and Societies

This is a list of Organisations, Clubs and Societies in Leigh, with initial contact details.

If any societies have their own web site, or information which they would like adding to this site, please contact the Clerk. These sites can then be viewed just by clicking on the highlit Club & Society name. Those contacts with eMail addresses have their names highlit: click on the name to start sending an eMail.

Club or Society Contact Name Phone Details
Allotments Arthur Lewis 01732 833113  
Arts & Craft Group Linda Terry 01732 834317 Meets the 2nd and 4th Fridays from 2-4pm in the Small Village Hall.
Badminton Ladies Debbie Sykes 01732 832090 Wednesday mornings in term time, 9:30am - 10:30am in the Large Village Hall. £1 per session.
Crandall Trust Colin Stratton-Brown 01732 832714
Cricket Club Martin Parfett

01732
368793 


Two Saturday, one Sunday and a Junior side play on the Village green. Teams compete in Kent County Village League, Greensand Evening League and the National Village Knockout competition. Juniors practise Sunday mornings May-August. For fixtures please see Club web site.
Football Club Derek Furneaux 01732 838933 One senior team competes in the Tonbridge & District Football League. Home matches played on the Village Green.
Historical Society Joyce Field 01732 832143 Meets monthly on Thursdays in Winter months in the small village hall. Some visits arranged in Summer.
Indoor Bowls Peter Croft 01732 838554 Meets 7:30 - 10:00pm in Jessica's Hall every Wednesday October 1st to April 30th.
Leigh United Charities

 
Martial Arts Mandy Lucas-Chin 0787 9692796 Meets Sundays 4pm - 7pm 5 years+. Tuesdays 7:45pm - 9:15pm 18 years+ in the Large Village Hall.
Primary School Daniel Eaton 01732 832660
Pre-School Group Rosemary Hawkins 01732 833245 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 09.00 to 12.50
Thursday, Friday 09.00-12:00 in the Small Village Hall.
Royal British Legion

Brian Ball 

01732 832023
(club)
Leigh Royal British Legion Club is situated behind the Large Village Hall in the High Street. Membership is open to everyone. If you have an interest in the objectives of the Legion and want to help and support for those who have served and their families, come and join us. We welcome men and women of all ages, whether they have served in the Armed Forces or not. Please see our website for more details.
Rugby Club Steve Johnson 07811 374319 Social club with one senior team playing friendly fixtures usually every other Saturday. Training on the Village Gereen evey Sunday at 10:30am. Memberships available for new playing and social members.
Girl Guiding - Brownies Vanessa Pullen 01732 838420 Meets Tuesday evenings 5:30pm - 7pm, in the Scout Hut, Kiln Lane. Girls aged 7 to 10.5. Meetings include games, singing, craft and work towards interest badges.
Scouting - Beavers Tim Ewer  01892 871244 Meets Monday evenings 5:45pm - 6:45pm, in the Scout Hut, Kiln Lane. Ages 6 - 8
Scouting - Cubs Jane Kenway 01732 882310 Meets Thursday evenings 6pm - 7:30pm, in the Scout Hut, Kiln Lane. Ages 8 - 10.5
Scouting - Scouts David Bennie 01732 834252 Meets Thursday evenings 7:30pm - 9pm, in the Scout Hut, Kiln Lane. Ages 10.5 - 14. Boys and Girls.
St Mary's Youth Clubs David Bennie 01732 834252 For full details please see website.
St Mary's Fellowship Christine Curwen 01732 832984 Meets 3rd Wednesday in the month frm 2pm - 4;15pm in the Genner Room.
St Mary's Church Rev Lionel Kevis 01732 833022 Please see web site for full details of the church, services and contacts.
Stoolball Club Gwen Grayland 01732 838421 Ladies team plays in West Kent League. Home matches/trainee/practice on Village Green, Monday & Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm from April to September. New members welcome: no experience necessary & training will be given. All ages welcome. For more info call Amanda or Gwen or just turn up on the night. Everyone can play. New members needed. For match fixtures see http://www.wklsl.co.uk/
Table Tennis Club Andrew Everett 01732 832585 Teams compete in the Tonbridge & District Leagues, the Tunbridge Wells & Sevenoaks League, and the E.T.T.A "Woolwich" Junior League. September to March. Practices Sunday mornings and some Thursday evenings. Home Matches in the Large Village Hall, Monday & Thursday evenings.
Tennis Club Ray Love 01732 832459 Hard tennis courts are located at the end of Lealands Avenue. Coaching in Summer for both adults and juniors. Inter-club matches, club tournaments, social events. New members always welcome.
Village Halls
click for info leaflet
 
To book one of the halls please call:
Large Hall:  Debbie Sykes, tel:  01732 832090
Small Hall:  Rosemary Hawkins, tel: 01732 833245
Village Horticultural Society Joyce Field 01732 832143

Two annual Shows, two talks, three outings per year.
Plus various membership concessions. 

Women's Institute (Lyghe) Mrs Annette Smith 01732 834613

Meets at 2:15pm in the Small Village Hall.
Details of next three meetings:
6th March: A Policeman's lot can be quite interesting
6th April:  Life in the year of a Beekeeper
1st May:  Annual Meeting
Also monthly Games Afternoon, Play Reading Group, Book Club, Pub Lunch and Discussion Group.  Visitors welcome.

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