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Here's where new Scout Squirrel groups will open in Kent and Medway

Here's where new Scout Squirrel groups will open in Kent and Medway

New Squirrel groups, for children aged four and five, are being launched by the Scout Association and here's where they'll open in Kent and Medway:

Is Kent facing an extended half term break?

Is Kent facing an extended half term break?

With Covid cases rising could a short, sharp lockdown and longer half term break be needed? Reports suggest the government is considering it.

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Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

The happiness of girls continues to decline dramatically, says the well-respected charity, which is now insisting the government take action.

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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.

Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

Children aged just four and five will now be able to join the Scout Association as it launches its first new group for 35 years.

Vaccination rates key to school return, says Dr Ranj

Vaccination rates key to school return, says Dr Ranj

Vaccination rates will play a key role in making sure children are safe from coronavirus on the return back to school, says Kent's TV doctor.

Bluewater welcomes back Christmas grotto event

Bluewater welcomes back Christmas grotto event

A shopping centre is set to bring back its immersive Christmas grotto experience this winter and has announced the dates tickets will go on sale.

New soft play centre to open

New soft play centre to open

A new soft play centre is set to open on the former base of an international male hair products grooming firm, it has been revealed.

7 ways to keep kids reading in the holidays

7 ways to keep kids reading in the holidays

Are you trying to get the kids to pick up a book this summer? Here are some expert tips for keeping their reading going through the school break.

Cathedral to transport guests into space

Cathedral to transport guests into space

A sound and light extravaganza is coming to Rochester Cathedral which promises to transport visitors into space.

Here's where kids eat free this summer

Here's where kids eat free this summer

Keen to treat the kids without breaking the bank? Here's a round up of pubs, restaurants and cafes with 'kids eat free' deals this summer.

Inside new multi-million pound school

Inside new multi-million pound school

For the first time you can see inside the county's newest secondary school which will welcome students in September.

Youngsters can go for gold

Youngsters can go for gold

Olympic gold medallist Adam Peaty will be heading to Kent after his win at Tokyo 2020 to teach children swimming skills.

Aerial photos display Kent's stunning summer mazes

Aerial photos display Kent's stunning summer mazes

Get lost in one of Kent's intricate maize mazes this summer, which have once again opened for the summer, each with its own unique theme.

Jobs to go as NSPCC looks at quitting Kent base

Jobs to go as NSPCC looks at quitting Kent base

Referrals for specialist help for abused children are set to end as the national charity prepares to move out of the county.

Leisure centre pool set to reopen

Leisure centre pool set to reopen

The wait is almost over for swimmers who will once again be able to access a revamped leisure centre's pool.

Under-19s to get free bus travel this summer

Under-19s to get free bus travel this summer

Young people in Kent will be eligible for free bus travel across the county throughout the summer holiday

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