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Britt Whyatt of She Who Bakes has written her first business book

She Who Bakes' tips for building a baking empire

Baking guru Britt Whyatt has published her first book - and it's the one she wishes she'd had when she started out in business.

Paul Hollywood: It's a baker's life for me

Bake Off's Paul Hollywood Picture: PA Photo/Channel 4/Jude Edginton

Kent-based baker Paul Hollywood talks about his early days, career and fame as a documentary about him airs on Channel 4.

Winemaker turns to gin

Chapel Down has launched Bacchus Gin

A winemaker has made its first venture into the spirits market using grapes from last year’s harvest.


Winemaker raises glass to pub venture

Hush Heath Estate produces a range of wines at its winery near Staplehurst

A winery is increasing its activity in the pub market after signing a deal with the largest bar company in the UK.

The bright lights beckon: Christmas shopping to treasure

Rita Ora switched on the Oxford Street Christmas lights this year with stars including Kent's Matt Terry Picture: David Parry/PA

Make a day of your Christmas shopping and kick start your festive memories with a trip to London’s Oxford Street, just a train ride away.


Christmas markets across Kent set their stall out

Christmas markets

The taste of Christmas comes to the county this weekend with the first of the season's festive markets.


Festival featuring more than 100 gins to come to Kent

There will be gin to suit everyone's taste

A huge gin festival, featuring exclusive examples to exotic flavours and craft gins, will be staged in Kent for the first time.


Use your loaf to make a Paddington treat

Paddington 2 has inspired this marmalade loaf recipe

To celebrate Paddington 2 hitting our cinemas, here's how to make a Marmalade Loaf Cake the loveable bear would approve of.

Dinner party food through the decades

Mais oui Rodney: Vol-au-vents were considered the very height of sophistication in the Eighties

From vol-au-vents to baked alaska: The most iconic one-decade-wonders and dishes that have stood the test of time.

Try before you buy when it comes to turkey this weekend

Roast Christmas turkey

From tasting traditional turkey to all your Christmas goodies under one roof, one farm fayre this weekend has it all.

Domino's aiming to deliver new store

A Domino's sign. Credit: Domino's Pizza Group Ltd.

A new takeaway branch could be coming to a street near you, if Domino's have their way.


Great bakes are talk of Towns

Simon and Victoria Town have opened a cake and coffee shop

Local couple turn home business into successful cake shop.


Inside new Creams Cafe

A couple have opened their third dessert parlour in the county.

Nine of the best places to get your just desserts

Got a sweet tooth?

Ice cream isn't just for summer: here's nine of the best places to pick puddings and down desserts across Kent.

Sadness as popular bar and restaurant closes

Googies Art Cafe in Folkestone is closing

Shock and sadness after an award-winning Kent restaurant and bar announces it will be closing this weekend.


Land deal for brewery plans

The planned Chapel Down brewery

Wine and beer maker Chapel Down has completed the purchase of a 1.6 acre site where it plans to build its first brewery.


Restaurant will reopen after major changes

Work is underway behind the whitewashed windows of the closed Buddha Belly restaurant

A town centre buffet restaurant is undergoing a complete overhaul before reopening.


Scathing Wetherspoons review prompts social media storm

Royal Victoria Pavilion in Ramsgate is the UK's largest Wetherspoons pub

A scathing review of the UK's largest Wetherspoons has prompted a social media storm.

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