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Christmas grottos across the county this year

Christmas grottos across the county this year

Wrap up tickets to that all-important family visit to see Santa with our guide to grottos across Kent this year.

It's a wrap! 47 Christmas gift ideas to suit every age and budget

It's a wrap! 47 Christmas gift ideas to suit every age and budget

Make your Christmas shopping trip easy with these top pressie picks. Just remember... the magic is in the opening.

Lighting the way to Christmas

Lighting the way to Christmas

A fairy village and a wonderland walkway are among treats in store for visitors to a popular park this festive season.

Santa Specials steaming in to Kent

Santa Specials steaming in to Kent

Climbing onboard a Santa Special has a special festive feeling. We round up the ones in Kent this year and how to get tickets before they sell out.

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Win a family ticket to Christmas at Bedgebury

Win a family ticket to Christmas at Bedgebury

We've teamed up with the organisers of a magical one-mile illuminated festive trail to give away five family tickets to the opening weekend.

Kent's Christmas lights and when they're being switched on

Kent's Christmas lights and when they're being switched on

As the most wonderful time of the year creeps ever closer, here are the places in Kent you can watch the festivities.

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Christmas lights switch-on event axed amid Covid fears

Christmas lights switch-on event axed amid Covid fears

Organisers say it would be "reckless" to stage a festive community event amid fears Covid cases could rise this winter.

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Festive film screenings at half term

Festive film screenings at half term

Christmas is coming early as one Kent cinema is set to screen festive films two months ahead, in half term.

'We've got to laugh again'

'We've got to laugh again'

Masked Singer star Bonnie Langford, who joins Lee Mead in panto this Christmas, says panto will be a chance to laugh again and enjoy some escapism.

Donate your old LEGO for festive exhibition

Donate your old LEGO for festive exhibition

Organisers of a Christmas exhibition are appealing for people to donate their old LEGO bricks to help build a series of festive models.

Our guide to pantos in Kent this Christmas

Our guide to pantos in Kent this Christmas

Thinking of picking your panto tickets for this year? Here's our guide to the shows set to entertain us this Christmas across the county:

Lego advent calendars go on sale - but two are already out of stock

Lego advent calendars go on sale - but two are already out of stock

Lego's advent calendars have gone on sale, and despite this week's mini heatwave, two are already sold out online.

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Festive experience first at town's castle

Festive experience first at town's castle

A new festive experience including an Igloo Theatre and shop local Christmas market are coming to one of the county's castles for the first time.

Town's Christmas market dates confirmed

Town's Christmas market dates confirmed

The return of a town's Christmas market has been confirmed with dates for the popular events revealed.

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Morrisons to close on Boxing Day

Morrisons to close on Boxing Day

One of the UK's largest supermarkets is set to remain closed on Boxing Day, a move being welcomed by many who say key workers deserve a break.

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Highlights for festive trail revealed

Highlights for festive trail revealed

It may be midsummer, but highlights of a Christmas light trail which had to be cancelled mid-run last year, have been revealed as tickets are on sale.

It's Christmas! Have you received your invitation yet?

It's Christmas! Have you received your invitation yet?

We aren't even out of May yet organisations are already issuing invitations to Christmas events still seven months away. Is this a record?

Register now for The Polar Express Train Ride

Register now for The Polar Express Train Ride

The Polar Express Train Ride, based on the popular children's story, is pulling into Kent this Christmas. Here's how to get your golden tickets:

Anger over Winter Wonderland refunds

Anger over Winter Wonderland refunds

Customers say they have still not received refunds from a Winter Wonderland of woe which caused traffic chaos in Kent.

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'Grinchy' vandal cuts outdoor Christmas lights

'Grinchy' vandal cuts outdoor Christmas lights

A mean-spirited vandal has left families scratching their heads after snipping outdoor Christmas lights using wire-cutters in the dead of night.

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