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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.

Like Waiting for Godot...

Tenterden Operatic and Dramatic Society logo

03 September 2017

When a drama society auditioned for parts in a play - Absent Friends - little did they realise how true that might be.

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.


Internationally-renowned arts festival returns

Antony Gormley's statue in Folkestone's Harbour Arm Picture: Thierry Bal

02 September 2017

Nine weeks of art exhibitions have started as a seaside town's regeneration continues.

Jason postpones his Amazing Midlife Crisis

Jason Donovan has had to postpone his visit to Margate

31 August 2017

Aussie singer Jason Donovan has announced he is postponing his Amazing Midlife Crisis tour, and a date in Kent, for medical reasons.

More pink and frothy than a strawberry milkshake: it's Hairspray

Hairspray the musical

31 August 2017

Looking for a cure for the back to school blues? Hairspray the high-energy musical is here to help.

Circus show to roll up at a castle

Award-winning Brothers Grimm fairy tale-inspired circus performances come to Walmer Castle and Gardens

31 August 2017

A magical circus show, inspired by the fairytales of the Brothers Grimm, comes to the Kent coast this weekend.

Triennial to bring its creative carnival to town

Antony Gormley's statue in Folkestone's Harbour Arm Picture: Thierry Bal

30 August 2017

The fourth Folkestone Triennial is set to launch, bringing world-class art to our coast and putting the town firmly in the art world spotlight.

Stereophonics announce special gig in the county

Stereophonics will play in Kent

30 August 2017

Welsh rockers Stereophonics have announced a special date in the county next week.

Council planning powers 'could save Banksy mural'

The Banksy artwork in Dover

30 August 2017

An MP has called on his local council to preserve a Banksy artwork through development control rules.


Beaney birthday celebrations will be the cat's whiskers

Canterbury's own Bagpuss

29 August 2017

A museum and gallery's fifth birthday will be marked with Star Wars Stormtroopers, Bagpuss and a packed programme of activities.

War Horse rehearsals ride in

War Horse is coming to the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury

29 August 2017

Rehearsals begin for the National Theatre 10th anniversary run of Michael Morpurgo's War Horse in the county.

Dover calling

Topper Headon, with store manager Simon Taylor, opens the new-look Co-op in River. Picture: Co-operative Group

29 August 2017

Ex-Clash drummer Topper Headon has opened a new-look Co-op store in his home district.


Kent mining film gets extra screening

Betteshanger Colliery © Mike Dugdale/KMHF: Chris Bax, Gilbert Stamp, John Inglis, Douglas Carr, Andrew Inglis, Brian Hood

28 August 2017

Relive the story of the Kent coalfields as a feature length film looking back to the days when mining was a way of life, is screened again.


Festival fun continues

Music fans enjoying the festival yesterday. Picture: Tony Flashman

27 August 2017

Dover Music Festival has its second day and the port regatta has begun.

Brenda's glad to be back with Hairspray

Hairspray the musical

27 August 2017

Former X-Factor star Brenda Edwards is set to bring it on stage every night with the high-energy musica Hairspray, while battling breast cancer.

Famous faces return to Kent to film TV series

Philip Franks, David Jason and Pam Ferris return to the Darling Bud Farm

26 August 2017

Stars of the popular TV series The Darling Buds of May went back to the farm where the series was shot more than 20 years ago.


Mind boggling creative magic with bOing!

Shona Reppe brings The Curious Scrapbook of Josephine Bean to bOing!

23 August 2017

Unleash your creative streak with some marvellous magical shows and experiences at this weekend's bOing! international family festival.

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