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Pick your own pumpkin this autumn in Sandling, Maidstone

Pumpkin attraction set to mushroom for its second year

Pink Bananas, Polar Bears and Monster Smash - they're all coming to a field near you this Halloween for you to pick your own pumpkin.

Kent's best pubs and bars 2017

Searching for fantastic bars and pubs? You’re in luck, we’ve supped, sipped and slurped in some of the best to bring you the definitive Kent guide.

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The countdown to Christmas starts here

Michael Greco as Abanazar with the cast of Aladdin Picture: Phil Lee

The cast of a panto which promises plenty of slapstick comedy, laughs and a flying carpet, got together to launch the countdown to Christmas.

A food and drink festival to feast on

Carluccio's Mushroom Market

An annual food and drink festival will include a visit from Italian chef Antonio Carluccio and launch the Kent Green Hop Beer Fortnight this weekend.

Michael's beloved War Horse

The National Theatre's War Horse is at the Marlowe for its 10th anniversary

Author Michael Morpurgo talks War Horse, his love for writing, and Kent, where it all began, teaching in a mobile classroom in a village school.

Meet The Gruffalo - and two tiny new arrivals

The baby meerkats Goldie and Fuggle with their mum Jess

A farming attraction, which welcomes The Gruffalo this weekend, is also celebrating the arrival of its first baby meerkats.

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Robots rule with metal mayhem

Extreme Robots is coming to Medway and Maidstone Picture: Menthorn Media Scotland

Let battle commence as the mechanical monsters from Robot Wars take it to the extreme with two visits to Kent, the first of which is this weekend.

TV legend tempted out of retirement for panto in Kent

Tiswas legend Bob Carolgees and Spit the Dog will star in the Sevenoaks panto this year

Tiswas star Bob Carolgees - and his sidekick Spit the Dog - have been tempted out of retirement to take on panto in the county this year.

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Town selected for filming role

Vanity Fair will be aired next year on ITV

TV crews have descended on a Kent town today for the filming of a new seven-part drama.

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An enchanted castle

Leeds Castle holds its Festival of Flowers

Leeds Castle is set to get lovelier as its Festival of Flowers comes into bloom this weekend.

Hot tips from safety chiefs

Thames-side Fire Station in Northfleet

A fire station will open its doors for a community safety day for the first time in 10 years this weekend.

A slice of family fun down on the farm

Meet piglets and see pig racing at Lake Farm near Maidstone this weekend. Picture: Matthew Walker

Enjoy a slice of rural life as a family-run farm holds a harvest festival with pig racing, apple bobbing and live music by day and night.

Festival favourites at a historic home

World famous cellist Richard Harwood is a regular performer at Music@Malling Picture: Martin Apps

Churches, chapels, abbeys and schools all play host to world class music for the annual Music@Malling festival.

Art making waves in the air

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

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

Colourful world-class puppetry returns to town

Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival is in partnership with Disney's The Lion King

A puppetry festival returns to a Kent town next month with a colourful line-up and a special partnership with Disney's The Lion King.

Beat the champs at the KM Charity Golf Challenge

The MHA MacIntyre Hudson team won the KM Charity Golf Challenge in May.

Golfers with driving ambition can take on the reigning champions at a prize-packed charity challenge.

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