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Chris Hollins returns to Leeds Castle in 2013

Heritage Events are pleased to announce that Chris Hollins is returning as narrator, for next years Open Air Classical Concert, which takes place at Leeds Castle on Saturday 13th July. From the USA Masters Golf to the World Cup, to Royal Ascot, Wimbledon, and more recently the Olympics Chris Hollins is recognised as one of […]

Medway making progress

Business leaders and owners, Locate in Kent staff and partners gathered at No 1 Smithery at Chatham Historic Dockyard last week to hear about the continuing investment being made in Medway. Welcoming the guests, Warwick Morris, Deputy Chairman of Locate in Kent, spoke of the agency’s recent successes and activities, before Robin Cooper, Director of […]

Rochester enters the Spirit of Christmas past

As the first door is opened on the advent calendar this weekend, Rochester’s streets will come alive with all the excitement and bustle of a Victorian Christmas. Traditional entertainment, song and dance will be on offer at Rochester’s Dickensian Christmas festival from Saturday 1 to Sunday, 2 December, against the backdrop of the town’s unique […]

Tonbridge Christmas Festival hits the spot

Thousands of people flocked to Tonbridge for an afternoon of festive entertainment in celebration of Tonbridge’s 2012 Christmas Festival when the celebrations on Sunday 25 November saw a whole host of musical performances from local bands followed by the big Christmas light switch on. The Mayor of Tonbridge & Malling Cllr Dave Davis was joined […]

Marlowe Theatre Director attends Downing Street Reception

Marlowe Theatre Director Mark Everett attended a reception to celebrate British theatre at 11 Downing Street recently. The event was hosted by Frances Osborne, wife of the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, and Ed Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries. Many other senior representatives of British theatre were present, including West […]

South East Business Show is just two days away!

South East Business Show is this week on Thursday 15th November 2012 and is open between 10:00am – 3:00pm. Why not go along on Thursday and enjoy a coffee and network with hundreds of other businesses in a relaxed environment. This year’s event is being held at the Millennium Conference Centre, Copthorne Hotel, Effingham, Gatwick […]

Kent 2020 Start Up Live-Video Review

A new event aimed at helping budding entrepreneurs to set up their own businesses has been launched. Kent 2020 Start Up Live took place at the Kent Show Ground and was a big success. Click above to watch a video review produced by Lavender Blue Media.

Tourism Well Placed To drive Economic Growth in Kent

The role tourism can play in driving economic growth, creating  jobs and generating key opportunities for entrepreneurs was top of the agenda when county councillors met industry business leaders and Visit Kent – the county’s tourism champions. Members of Kent County Council Economic Development Cabinet Committee, led by Deputy Cabinet Member Andrew Wickham, heard how […]

A Giant Poppy To Remember

British Airways will be shutting down its engines and asking customers and colleagues to observe two-minute’s silence for Remembrance Day, this Sunday 11 November at 11am. The airport is usually a bustling place, but for two-minutes on Sunday no aircraft engine at any UK station will start up and British Airways colleagues will join the […]

Fuse Medway Festival Artistic Director freelance opportunity

FUSE MEDWAY FESTIVAL ARTISTIC DIRECTOR £24,750 + £1,500 approved expenses Freelance position (approx 190 days over 12 months /3 days a week) This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced arts professional to work with Medway Council’s Arts Development team to deliver the Council’s annual Fuse Medway Festival programme (projected window dates 14 – 16 […]