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Classic cars return to country park

Classic cars return to country park

Discover more than 700 stunning vintage vehicles and live music from ‘00s band Toploader.

Medway Mile on the move

Medway Mile on the move

A mass fun run which attracts thousands of runners of all ages is moving locations for the first time in its 15 year history.

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.

Stunning Earth exhibition to open inside historic cathedral

Stunning Earth exhibition to open inside historic cathedral

Gaia, the latest breathtaking installation from Luke Jerram, uses NASA imagery and a seven-metre globe to capture our planet from a new perspective.

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.

Comic book convention set to be a super day out

Comic book convention set to be a super day out

Find yourself face-to-face with your favourite superheroes as stars from Avengers and Wonder Woman come to the Marvel and DC Comic Con.

Young Jedis and rebel spies come to Kent

Young Jedis and rebel spies come to Kent

May the force be with you at this intergalactic celebration of the Star Wars franchise.

Classic car show set to pull up at market town

Classic car show set to pull up at market town

One of the county's biggest car shows returns this year with a huge display of vintage vehicles.

Inclusive festival will be fun for all families

Inclusive festival will be fun for all families

Festability, an inclusive music festival aimed at people with disabilities, will return this summer.

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.

Bedgebury organisers to run Christmas lights trail at Leeds Castle

Bedgebury organisers to run Christmas lights trail at Leeds Castle

A million lights will illuminate Leeds Castle this Christmas in an event organised by the people behind Bedgebury's sell-out festive extravaganza.

Jubilee prom and tribute night over bank holiday weekend

Jubilee prom and tribute night over bank holiday weekend

An impressive line-up of live music and fireworks will be coming to a Kent venue for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

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Traditional carnival to return after two decades

Traditional carnival to return after two decades

A carnival once led by celebrity Kelly Brook is to return after 20 years.

Your guide to a magnificent May Day

Your guide to a magnificent May Day

Make the most of May Day with these bank holiday weekend ideas, from Morris dancing to vintage fairs and town festivals.

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.

Enchanting festive event returns this year

Enchanting festive event returns this year

See sparkling light tunnels and spectacular illuminations as this annual outdoor trail returns to Kent.

kmfm to air world's first radio comedy written by kids

kmfm to air world's first radio comedy written by kids

School children from across the county have been creating comedy sketches to air on the radio this week.

Parade to mark Sikh festival returns

Parade to mark Sikh festival returns

Thousands are set to gather for the first time in two years for celebrations for Vaisakhi.

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?

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.

Start your engines! The Heritage Transport Show is back

Start your engines! The Heritage Transport Show is back

The exhibition displaying more than 1,000 classic cars and vintage vehicles returns to Kent this April.

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.

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.

Soft play centre to finally launch after flood delays

Soft play centre to finally launch after flood delays

A long-awaited children's soft play centre in Kent is set to open its doors to families next month.

Deadline approaches for Jubilee street party licences

Deadline approaches for Jubilee street party licences

Don't dither if you're planning to party with neighbours and friends as the application deadline for Platinum Jubilee street closures nears.

Time to play at the Medway Gaming and Creative Festival

Time to play at the Medway Gaming and Creative Festival

Discover thrilling new games and retro favourites at one of Kent’s biggest gaming festivals.

Book it! Michael Morpurgo to appear at literary festival

Book it! Michael Morpurgo to appear at literary festival

The War Horse author plus celebrated novelist Victoria Hislop head a star-studded line-up in Kent with tickets on sale from today

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.

Nineties boyband to headline Kent jubilee festival

Nineties boyband to headline Kent jubilee festival

The line-up has been announced for what is billed as Kent's Biggest Jubilee Celebration with admission free for NHS staff and key workers.

How to get free tickets to The Queen's Jubilee palace concert

How to get free tickets to The Queen's Jubilee palace concert

Free tickets to a Jubilee concert at Buckingham Palace are up for grabs - here's how you could be at the Platinum Party at the Palace this June.

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