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Once an RAF fighter base and now a vibrant new community that just keeps on growing, let’s take a look at what Kings Hill has to offer

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Town guide to Tonbridge

Monday, March 20, 2017

This busy town boasts both historical features and modern convenience. Working hard to reinvigorate its High Street and proven to be growing despite the economic climate, Tonbridge really is the place to be

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March 2017

Often overlooked in favour of some of our more glamourous coastal resorts, a trip to Deal – with its long pebble beach and relaxed way of life – is like discovering your very own secret seaside retreat

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March 2017

A portrait by John Singer Sargent returns this month to Ightham Mote, where it was painted more than a century ago. Pictures by: National Trust

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March 2017

Dramatic landscapes, grand castles and historic locations have made Kent the perfect setting for many iconic films and TV programme. Here are 21 different movies and television programmes that made use of the Garden of England

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One of Kent’s top tourist attractions, with an iconic World Heritage Site, exciting cultural scene and great shopping and dining, there’s little to rival the ever-popular Canterbury

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March 2017

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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10 of the most romantic places in Kent

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Kent is perfect for lovers with many romantic spots to explore so why not try something distinctively Kentish to woo your loved one?

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A town guide to Bromley

Monday, February 13, 2017

Change is nothing new for this ever-evolving town. With exciting regeneration projects, expect great things when you next visit Bromley

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February 2017

6 dreamy overnight stays in Kent

Monday, February 13, 2017

You can really make an impression with one of these dreamy overnight stays

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February 2017

The ultimate bouncy castle experience for adults is coming to Deal in May 2017. At 272m The Beast is the world’s largest inflatable obstacle course and its first UK outing will be at Betteshanger Park

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It’s a lovely family town, full of independent boutiques, restaurants and bars to keep everybody entertained. Tunbridge Wells has it all

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February 2017

Riverside walk in Wateringbury

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Wateringbury’s history stretches back to the pre-Christian Saxons. Nowadays you can walk along the delightful riverbank discovering the pleasures of the early spring wildflowers

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Manston will always be associated with the Battle of Britain and there’s nowhere better to discover its history than at Kent’s Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum. Words by: Jack Watkins. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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January 2017

A town guide to Ashford

Friday, January 13, 2017

It’s a town rapidly changing and expanding before our eyes. With so many big new projects going on, exciting times are ahead for Ashford. Words by: Caroline Read. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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January 2017

In this new series, the Kentish Stour is the thread that will lead us on a journey through Kent’s iconic landscapes. Words by: Peter Vujakovic. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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January 2017

It’s a beautiful town with a rich history and some great visitor attractions right on its doorstep. Take a look around splendid Sevenoaks. Words by: Caroline Read. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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January 2017

A city guide to Canterbury

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

With its towering cathedral and pretty cobbled streets, Canterbury is a vibrant city which seamlessly blends history with modern-day convenience

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December 2016

It’s a town rich in history, with a royal stamp of approval and an enviable reputation. It can only be Royal Tunbridge Wells

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December 2016

A haven for shoppers, with great places to eat, a charming riverside setting and something to keep all the family entertained, you may want to take another look at Maidstone. Words by: Caroline Read. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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December 2016

A £7.1m appeal has been launched by the National Trust to reinvigorate 
the legacy of one of Britain’s greatest statesmen, Sir Winston Churchill. 
Words by: Emma Ward. Pictures courtesy of: National Trust Images

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Set on the border of Kent and Surrey, Edenbridge is a tucked-away little town with a pretty river, green surroundings and one of the best Bonfire Night celebrations in the county. Words by: Caroline Read. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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November 2016

With a name meaning woodland and a rich heritage, first as an ancient forest and then as the farming heart of the county, we invite you to lose yourselves in The Weald of Kent. Words by: Caroline Read. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque

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November 2016

We have gathered some of the best Guy Fawkes Night firework events from around the county so grab your loved ones, woolly hat and scarf and head to the bonfire

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Kent has many castles and stately homes, but we have hand selected the ten best castles in Kent for you to visit

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