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When it comes to the Weald of Kent, Cranbrook and Hawkhurst are its stars, surrounded by fine countryside and with the same friendly community atmosphere that’s existed here for centuries

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September 2017

Surrounded by countryside yet within striking distance of the city, this busy little town is often listed as one of the top places to live in the country. It can only be Sevenoaks

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September 2017 town guides

Forget the long drive to Cornwall this summer and soak up the nostalgic seaside atmosphere closer to home at beautiful Broadstairs

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August 2017 town guides

Celebrating 800 years since the Battle of Sandwich this summer, with special events planned as part the annual Sandwich Festival, discover why this plucky little town attracts visitors from all over the world

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August 2017 town guides

The UK’s leading French property show returns to Olympia London from 16-17 September

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Loved by royalty, writers and artists, this seaside town has everything you could want this summer: a sandy beach, a beautiful harbour and buzzing café culture

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August 2017

The Greensand Way is one of the prettiest walks in Kent offering amazing views from the ridge right across the county

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Rich in culture and history, with an ancient castle, an important literary connection and a beautiful riverside setting, Tonbridge is great for families, art lovers and foodies alike

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July 2017

It’s not just about the great shopping. A vibrant and modern county town with a pretty riverside setting, fun family attractions and an important history, we take a look around ever-evolving Maidstone

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July 2017

It’s an easy place to fall in love with, so take some time out this summer to experience the many wonders of Whitstable

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July 2017 town guides

It’s the new staycation craze that allows overnight guests to camp inside some of our country’s ancient disused churches. We grabbed our sleeping bags and bravely tried out ‘champing’ in Fordwich, then added six more unusual places to spend the night in Kent this summer

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July 2017

Tenterden is surely the Garden of England at its finest. Thanks to some strict planning regulations, much of the town retains its character and, from all the weather-boarded buildings, it appears its High Street has been frozen in time.

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June 2017

Kent has many villages that exude historical charm and a traditional village atmosphere beloved by locals and visitors. Here we pick 10 of the prettiest to explore

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Horsmonden is a pretty village set in the heart of rural Kent. Pass through orchards, flourishing crops, farm tracks and quaint country lanes

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A little seaside town with ambitious plans, Folkestone is being tipped as the next big thing

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June 2017 town guides

This walk is packed full of Kentish delight and charm. Taking in the landscape that inspired the opening to Charles Dickens Great Expectations you can expect plenty of pretty wilderness on this walk

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This hip and happening Victorian seaside resort is tipped as Kent’s next property hotspot. Words by: Caroline Read. In association with Canterbury City Council and Hello Herne Bay

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Rochester may have always been able to attract tourists - thanks to its castle, cathedral and a certain Victorian author - but its café culture, trendy shops and great commuter links also make it a popular place for young families

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May 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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One of the best-preserved Tudor villages in the country, Chiddingstone has always been a fascinating place for a day out and now that the historic pub at its heart has been brought back to life, there’s even more reason to visit

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May 2017

It’s a British seaside icon, famed for its sandy beaches and its retro amusements. Now, after decades of neglect, Margate has quite suddenly become one of the most fashionable places outside London. Forget ‘up and coming’; Margate’s renaissance is now

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May 2017 town guide

This walk takes you through a rural paradise of meadows, woodland and riverside deep in the Eden Valley

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This pretty market town has a lot to offer – from relaxing walks in its parks to historic landmarks, great places to eat and even a connection with The Beatles. Join us as we take a tour of West Malling

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May 2017 town guide

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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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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April 2017
 
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