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From Dreamgirls to sweet dreams

Amber Riley in Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre. Credit: Brinkhoff & Mögenburg

17 September 2017

Forget about the last train home after a spectacular night out in London - enjoy it to the max, just for One Night Only!

Art making waves in the air

Art buffs checking out Antony Gormley's work at the Harbour Arm in Folketone Picture: Gary Browne

17 September 2017

A burial ground bursting into musical life is among the highlights of the fourth Folkestone Triennial.

Olympic star closes café three months after grand opening

Dame Kelly serves Mayor of Gravesham Cllr Harold Craske at the opening of the cafe in June. Picture: John Westhrop

15 September 2017

A gold medallist who opened her second café, at an outdoor multi-sports centre, in the summer says it's 'a shame' it didn't work out.


Starring role for town in ITV’s new thriller

Stars of new ITV drama Liar, Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd by Deal Pier

13 September 2017

A Kent town and its landmarks were unmissable in the opening episode of new television drama Liar.


War Horse's special anniversary

13 September 2017

A story of unbreakable bonds, Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse, comes to Kent, where his writing began, for its 10th anniversary tour.

The Beaney's high five

Stormtroopers will return to The Beaney to mark the fifth anniversary since its reopening

13 September 2017

The Clangers and Bagpuss will rub shoulders with Stormtroopers as a city centre museum holds a fifth birthday bash.

Seafront sets scene for tense TV drama

Liar, filmed in Deal, will air on ITV today (Monday)

11 September 2017

A six-part thriller filmed in Deal and made by the same people behind hit TV shows Broadchurch, The Living and the Dead and Poldark, airs tonight

Star of BBC show earned acting spurs in Kent

Tom Burke's acting career started in Faversham

11 September 2017

The lead actor in a hit BBC drama started his successful career in Kent - and theatre bosses couldn't be prouder.

Review: Joel Dommett at The Woodville

Funnyman Joel Dommett

08 September 2017

The I'm A Celebrity runner-up brought his brand of edgy humour to a packed Gravesend audience last night - here's what our reviewer thought.

Settle down for some autumnal storytelling

The Girl and the Giraffe is one of the puppet shows at a new season at Dreamland

08 September 2017

A Kent attraction is to launch its first puppetry season, with enchanting storytelling shows for all ages through the autumn.

Australian singer's mysterious makeover for mum

Angie Franco had an emotional day when Pete Andre and his 60 Minute Makeover team transformed her home. Picture courtesy of Rossi Franco

07 September 2017

Peter Andre has popped up in a third Kent town in a fortnight to help a nursery manager who has raised thousands for charity.


Simon tells secrets from backstage

Simon Gregory has been working as an actor for about 50 years. He's giving a performance at St Saviour's Church Walmer

06 September 2017

Half a century as a performer will be marked in a special show by actor Simon Gregory

A wave of creativity

Jonathan Wright's Fleet on Foot in Tontine Street, Folkestone Picture: Gary Browne

06 September 2017

From world firsts with mushrooms to seagull-proof seashells and colourful houses, there’s an eyeful of art on offer at the Folkestone Triennial.

Popular hops festival gets the boutique treatment

Pearly kings and queens at Kent Life

06 September 2017

A festival is set to be sprinkled with a little something extra this weekend for two days of music, heritage and family fun down on the farm.

Stereophonics' one-off show sees tickets snapped up

Stereophonics Picture: Andrew Whitton

05 September 2017

Stereophonics bring those raspy vocals and heavy guitars to Kent this weekend, warming up for a big Hyde Park gig the following day.

Undercover Festival heads for the cover of Kent

Angelic Upstarts

05 September 2017

A two-day celebration of punk, ska and dub brings big music names to the Kent coast, after it chose to relocate to the county.

Small wonders and mighty models

The Southern Model Show at Headcorn Aerodrome

05 September 2017

Are you an avid aviation spotter or a model military devotee? Then there’s a mighty weekend in store for you at the Southern Model Show

Kent landmark's starring role to be screened on TV

The Silk Worm was filmed in part at Penshurst Place in Kent for the BBC, starring Holliday Grainger and Tom Burke. Picture: BBC

04 September 2017

The first of two episodes of the new BBC crime series Strike: The Silkworm, filmed in Kent, will be screened this month.

Strictly Craig

Strictly judge Craig Revel Horwood Picture: BBC

03 September 2017

Loveable baddie Craig Revel Horwood talks dream Strictly contestants and bring (brutally) honest as he brings his show Son of a Preacher Man, to Kent.

A life on the Kent coast

One of the images in the Life Along the Kent Coast exhibition at the Kent History and Library Centre: Mr Tim Burgess before his cross Channel swim

03 September 2017

From oyster farming to early Channel crossings and stories of shipwreck survival are all documented in an exhibition, Life Along the Kent Coast.

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