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Kent is not only home to many stunning beaches but also has some of the safest and cleanest in the country, many with prestigious Blue Flag status

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For a small town, it has a lot to brag about. Packed with history, surrounded by pretty countryside and boasting excellent shops and restaurants, it’s time to explore West Malling

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May 2018

The Blue Flag Award beaches for 2018 have been announced, showcasing the cleanest and safest beaches in the country. Find out which 10 in Kent made the cut...

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Can you distinguish your Colchesters from your Canterburys and your Margates from your Merseas? Take our quiz to test your knowledge of Essex and Kent!

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History comes to life in this riverside town. Climb to the top of the castle, explore the unique shops and see just what inspired Charles Dickens

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May 2018

Bijou charm and stately British heritage is vividly portrayed in the stylish surroundings of The Kensington, London

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Kent has more castles than any other county in England and being on the coast and England’s front line makes them of huge national and local significance

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May 2018

Kent is home to a wealth of history, culture and gastronomy, much of which can be discovered in its picturesque towns and cathedral city. Here are 10 pretty places to visit in Kent

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This seaside favourite has been through its share of ups and downs but it’s back on top again to claim the crown as the coolest place in Kent. Let’s take a look at what’s going on in magical Margate

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May 2018

If you’re planning a staycation with your extended family, a break with a group of friends or a special occasion with all your loved ones under one roof for a few nights, Kent offers everything from a spacious holiday cottage sleeping seven to a former stately home with 12 bedrooms

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May 2018

Setting off from the beach at St Margaret’s, prepare to be amazed at the feast of delights that will unfold before you as you meander along across cliff tops

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April 2018

Modern housing, well-tended green spaces, great leisure opportunities and a fascinating history; Kings Hill may be a young community but it’s got plenty going on

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April 2018

Picnic baskets at the ready because we have gathered 10 of the best places to enjoy a picnic in stunning rural Kent

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Remote Polhill Bank is our oldest and most treasured nature reserve and now you can help secure the future for its precious wildlife

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April 2018

From the rolling Wealden countryside to small perfectly manicured gardens, there are carpets of fragrant bluebells popping up throughout Kent. We pick 12 wonderful woodland walks with pretty country pubs and cafés

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Instantly recognisable for its iconic White Cliffs and busy port, Dover is our nation’s gateway to Europe

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April 2018

Celebrated as one of Kent’s most attractive towns, with plenty of historic buildings and attractions that bring visitors from far and wide, Tenterden has plenty to boast about

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April 2018

If you love a bit of birding, then you’ll be in seventh heaven on this walk that meanders through the sand dunes and salt marshes and rich habitats of the Sandwich bird observatory

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Kent Wildlife Trust reflects on the real difference it has made to the natural environment and its impact on the lives of people in Kent in the past 60 years

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March 2018

Centenary celebrations at the National Trust begin this spring with key moments in its history at Westerham and Small Hythe

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March 2018

This town is lucky enough to have an historic castle, a pretty riverside setting, exciting annual events and an ever-increasing number of trendy eateries. It’s time for Tonbridge to show its true colours

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March 2018 town guides

One of the ancient Cinque Ports, this medieval gem of a town is a real treat for history lovers, with plenty of family activities nearby too. Let’s take a generous bite out of life in Sandwich

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March 2018

Enjoy these five romantic walking spots in Kent, together they span our glorious county at its finest

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Treat your loved one to the gift of time together this year. Whether it’s a special day out, a romantic meal for two or an unforgettable overnight stay, here are a few suggestions to delight your other half

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The elusive snowdrop can be hard to find and before you know it, they’re gone again, so we saved you the trouble and found some beautiful spots in Kent to go for a walk among the snowdrops

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