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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

There are tons of apps to choose from, and it seems like we use different ones depending on the situation. Here are some of the best video calling apps.

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

We’ve chosen some of our favourite books that were inspired by the that take your outside while staying in.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Pets can give you companionship inside and outside your home.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

It’s the perfect time to get out in the garden and get some motivation. Here is a roundup of all the fun and relaxing activities you can do in your garden.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

It’s not all about crossing your legs and humming, you can meditate anywhere and at anytime – even when putting the kettle on.

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Places

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

We’re all in it together, adjusting our lives, managing the kids, adopting ‘social distancing’ – here are a few ideas that might help. Feel free to send me your own creative ways to cope

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We look at 20 facts, theories and mysteries connected with the always-intriguing Garden of England

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

From rambles through the Kent Downs to pretty village walks and urban strolls, this guide to some of Kent’s prettiest walking routes is essential for the intrepid adventurer

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Join us on a literary journey around the Kent coast to see how it has inspired writers over the centuries

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Explore the beautiful county of Kent, the Garden of England, with this virtual day out in the county

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Walks

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

From rambles through the Kent Downs to pretty village walks and urban strolls, this guide to some of Kent’s prettiest walking routes is essential for the intrepid adventurer

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Counteract all that festive over-indulgence with a winter walk through National Trust-owned Kentish countryside

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Kent Life suggests some of the best spots in the Garden of England for a walk on a crisp, misty autumn day

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Enjoy a gentle walk through the Hucking Estate exploring stunning flora and fauna supported by ancient woodland and chalk grassland

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Monday, June 24, 2019

Enjoy a short urban walk rather than a country stroll this month, as we follow the course of the ancient Pent stream

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Restaurant Reviews

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Led by a female Australian head chef, the Twenty Six is benefiting from a menu that celebrates sharing, seasonality – and the joys of brunch

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Escape from the mundane into an elegant country house experience complemented by a rather gorgeous spa

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The story of Chapter One continues to evolve under the expert touch of executive chef-patron Andrew McLeish

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

From Creole-inspired seafood to rustic Italian dishes, Margate is rapidly becoming one of Kent’s top places to eat. We’ve gathered 10 of the best places to eat in the town

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Visit The White Horse in Dover for a slice of ancient and contemporary history, a huge welcome and hearty, homely cooking without any airs and graces

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Gardens

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Enjoy spring at Penshurst Place, one of the oldest privately owned gardens in the UK, with records dating back to 1346

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

It’s the perfect time to get out in the garden and get some motivation. Here is a roundup of all the fun and relaxing activities you can do in your garden.

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

Our property, homes and gardens newsletter will provide inspiration and advice for your home and garden, plus all the latest property news in your area

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Kent has a wealth of beautiful gardens to visit and throughout the open garden season you’ll find an array of stunning choices. Here’s a selection of our favourites

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April 2019
Monday, May 20, 2019

The gardens at Ladham House combine traditional English garden style with contemporary schemes

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May 2019
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People

Test your knowledge of Kent with our bumper sized 100 question quiz with a distinctly Kentish theme

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Freemasonry has existed for more than 300 years, welcomes men from all weeks of life and supports many charities - yet the myths persist. Kent Life finds out why

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Take a step back in time to the good old days with these vintage videos from around Kent

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We’re all familiar with blue plaques, but could Kent Life come up with 10 notable births in our county – avoiding the most obvious ones? See if you agree

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Join us on a literary journey around the Kent coast to see how it has inspired writers over the centuries

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Recipes

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

‘Kent, sir, everyone knows Kent. Apples, cherries, hops and women,’ proclaims a character in Charles Dickens’ The Pickwick Papers. We have gathered some traditional dishes from around the county that were borne of the fruitful orchards and seas of Kent

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Recipe by kind permission of Karen Reynolds of Kincott Dairy

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

What better way to spoil those special ladies in your life on Mothering Sunday than to prepare a delicious afternoon tea? Our award-winning food writer prepares a pretty table of delicious Kentish goodies

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Shrove Tuesday falls on 25 February so why not make some classic pancakes using local eggs from your favourite market and maybe even stoneground flour from Pure Kent?

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Bake Off star Jane Beedle shares her recipe for this delicious festive cake

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Interiors

Friday, May 22, 2020

It started with a hammock. Made around a kitchen table, their first-ever product was stitched with careful hands, a trusty sewing machine and a large dose of optimism.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Thinking of moving to or within Kent? Every month we pick three stunning houses for sale that we’re sure you’ll love

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Tidying up your home can have far reaching benefits for your health

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

A leading UK flooring company based in Leeds have released a new luxury flooring range.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

From eco-friendly new-build to cosy Victorian terrace and beyond, your choice of flooring makes a statement about you and your home.

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Celebrity Interviews

Join us on a literary journey around the Kent coast to see how it has inspired writers over the centuries

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

The new Patron of the Barn Theatre at Smallhythe recalls a happy Kentish childhood

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Singer Katie Kittermaster, 19, from Hawkhurst on performing live with some of her music heroes

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Jools Holland, OBE, on his music, being a Deputy Lieutenant of Kent and why he loves Rochester

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Although he travels the world in pursuit of historic places, Dan Snow is convinced nobody need venture further than Kent to be able to look into the entire history of Britain

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