Things to do - Days Out

Our guide to a marvellous May half term

Our guide to a marvellous May half term

Whether it's arts and crafts activities, nature trails or wildlife walks, we've got lots of ideas to keep your kids busy this half term.

Everything you need to know about The Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend

Everything you need to know about The Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend

From street parties to pageants, music concerts to RAF flypasts - here's everything you need to know to enjoy June's giant Jubilee party.

Kent beaches given Blue Flag and Seaside Award

Kent beaches given Blue Flag and Seaside Award

More than 10 beaches in Kent have been recognised for their cleanliness and facilities offered to visitors.

Make a splash this summer

Make a splash this summer

As a popular lido is set to reopen, we take a look at the Kent pools where you can enjoy an outdoor swim.

War-time railway celebrates 95th anniversary in style

War-time railway celebrates 95th anniversary in style

A railway used in the Second World War will be holding a gala event to celebrate its 95th anniversary.

Swings, slides and fun galore!

Swings, slides and fun galore!

A "wonderful" children's playground is to be built at a country park.

Sweeps takes to the streets this bank holiday

Sweeps takes to the streets this bank holiday

Sweeps Festival will make its triumphant return this May Day weekend, with live music and Morris dancing set to take over the town.

Catch the bluebells in Kent this spring

Catch the bluebells in Kent this spring

The Bluebell Spectacular is about to bloom into life in the gardens of this country house.

First look at country park's planned playground

First look at country park's planned playground

The first images of how a playground at a country park will look have been revealed ahead of a crunch meeting on the plans.

Long-awaited Kent Mining Museum finally opens

Long-awaited Kent Mining Museum finally opens

A new £1.7m museum honouring the county's mining heritage opens today for the first time, years after it was first proposed.

10 ways to save on a day out this Easter

10 ways to save on a day out this Easter

With the cost of living crisis squeezing family budgets tightly how can you enjoy a family day out this Easter without breaking the bank?

First look inside new Clip 'n' Climb ahead of half-term

First look inside new Clip 'n' Climb ahead of half-term

Hundreds of visitors attended the launch weekend of Kent's newest Clip 'n Climb centre.

Put a spring in your step with our Easter guide

Put a spring in your step with our Easter guide

We’ve got great ideas for days out this Easter holiday, including egg hunts, nature trails and family theatre.

Dreamland opening date revealed

Dreamland opening date revealed

Dreamland has announced when it will reopen its doors to thrillseekers.

New nature trail gets grand opening

New nature trail gets grand opening

Families will be able to learn about some of the unique wildlife Kent has to offer with the opening of a new nature trail.

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Inside the world's first multi-storey skate park

Inside the world's first multi-storey skate park

We sent our reporter to check out Kent's new £17m urban sports centre that hopes to attract skaters and riders from around the world.

Images reveal £1.1m vision for overhaul of play areas

Images reveal £1.1m vision for overhaul of play areas

Three play areas in the same town are in line for an exciting revamp in a million-pound plan featuring outdoor gyms, new climbing frames and swings.

Huge crowds expected at park as bears wake up

Huge crowds expected at park as bears wake up

Two brown bears will be making a return to their enclosure at an animal park after four months of winter hibernation.

Review: Disney's The Lion King could be a roarsome Easter treat

Review: Disney's The Lion King could be a roarsome Easter treat

Disney's The Lion King is gearing up to welcome families this April and with tickets from just £23.50, an Easter trip to Africa is problem free.

Lambing season springs into life

Lambing season springs into life

We have five top spots to visit adorable newborn lambs across the county this spring.

Clip 'n Climb reveals opening date for new venue

Clip 'n Climb reveals opening date for new venue

An indoor climbing attraction is set to finally open at a shopping centre.

New adventure golf course to open by summer

New adventure golf course to open by summer

A new adventure golf course could open at the same time as the popular paddling pool next door, its owner has revealed.

Kent coastline beats Dorset in beach chart

Kent coastline beats Dorset in beach chart

A holiday company has ranked the county's coast the fifth best in the UK, beating holiday hotspots Dorset and Cumbria.

Travel back in time at these five Kent castles

Travel back in time at these five Kent castles

As Hever Castle opens its new Anne Boleyn exhibition, discover some of the county's best castles to visit this spring.

Line up announced for Music on the Farm

Line up announced for Music on the Farm

The line up for a popular one-day music festival in Kent has been released.

New adventure golf course to open by summer

New adventure golf course to open by summer

A new adventure golf course could open at the same time as the popular paddling pool next door, its owner has revealed.

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Make this Mother’s Day one to remember

Make this Mother’s Day one to remember

From relaxing spa breaks to magnificent musicals, we’ve got some great ideas on how to treat your mum this Mother’s Day.

£1.1m to improve play areas

£1.1m to improve play areas

Eight country parks across Kent are to get an upgrade, with new and improved equipment set to include a wheelchair swing.

Go to the cinema for just £3 this weekend

Go to the cinema for just £3 this weekend

Film fans can snap up cut-price tickets to the latest Hollywood blockbusters this Saturday

Five fab ways to finish half term in style

Five fab ways to finish half term in style

The holidays are almost over but if you're after one final outing this weekend we've some suggestions:

Half term fun this February across Kent

Half term fun this February across Kent

From outdoor trails to diving discoveries and stream trains to white witches - it's all on this half term in Kent. Here's our guide to what's on:

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