Maidstone council has awarded the Town Team £40,000
The Baker Boys perform in Jubilee Square at one of the Town Team's events
A team set up to bring more cultural events to Maidstone has been awarded funding after proving a success this summer.
The Maidstone Town Team, which is a joint venture between Maidstone council and Maidstone Town Centre Management and is made up of volunteers, businesses and councillors, ran a series of free events in Jubilee Square over the summer, including public knitting, live music and dancing and other entertainment.
In response, Maidstone council has allocated £40,000.
Local agency Flowbox agency has also set up a website for the group, www.maidstonetownteam.co.uk.
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