Archive for the ‘Leisure’ category

Joe Pasquale Comes to Kent

Fun and laughter is certainly the name of the game on Joe Pasquale’s 2011 PULL MY FINGER tour. Having recently completed the Virgin London Marathon in aid of Diabetes UK, the irrepressible Joe Pasquale will be embarking on the Autumn leg of his PULL MY FINGER tour from 1 October 2011. Joe is on a […]

What Would Helen Mirren Do?

What would Helen Mirren Do? In this A, B, C (or indeed any letter of the alphabet) celebrity obsessed society it is not surprising that ordinary folk dare to imagine how different their lives would be if only they could swap roles with their idols for a day, or even ask them ‘what would you […]

Explore Tonbridge and Malling’s heritage

  Enjoy a free day out exploring some of Tonbridge and Malling’s most beautiful architecture and culture over the weekend of Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 September, when venues across the borough will participate in Heritage Open Days. This year, Heritage Open Days has been organised nationally by English Heritage and locally by Tonbridge & […]

Over half of Brits feel taken for a ride by theme parks

For many families the school summer holidays wouldn’t be complete without a trip to a theme park. However, new research from Gocompare.com has found that with a family day out to a top UK attraction costing up to £105.60* in admission tickets alone more than half of Brits (54%) feel theme parks have become a […]

Dickens goes digital with national tourism project

Dickens goes digital with national tourism project Smart phone users can now discover the delights that Dickensian Rochester has to offer using QR code technology. Rochester is one of five UK destinations chosen by Visit England to take part in a pilot project, which aims to encourage visitors to view tourist information via their smart […]

Kent County Show Video Montage 2011

Our cameras were at the the Kent County Show on 15th July 2011. Click above to watch our film. Visit www.kentshowground.co.uk for more information about this fantastic event.

Travelling To The “Open” In Sandwich

  The “Open” has begun today and here are some top travel tips courtesy of www.opengolfsandwich.co.uk Sandwich is within easy access of London and the continent and only 75 minutes on a Cross Channel ferry whilst both the M20 and M2 are both within easy reach.   Travel by Road Kent Police advise all motorists […]

Swale’s big activity challenge

Swale Borough Council’s Sports Development Team will once again be hosting an Olympics open weekend at Callum Park Equestrian Centre on Sunday 24 July. As with last year, there will be a number of different events, making it a fun day out for all the family. The event is being held to celebrate one year […]

Phoenix Community Primary School Gets Cooking With Brakes Group

Brakes Group supported the nationwide Let’s Get Cooking campaign by inviting Phoenix Community Primary school from Ashford to join them at their Ashford head office for cooking lessons on Monday 11 July. Ten, eight to nine year old pupils from Phoenix Community Primary school got the chance to work in Brakes Group development kitchens where […]

Mayor hosts Kentish Summer Ball to raise funds for charities

The Mayor of Tonbridge and Malling, Cllr Brian Luker, is hosting a Kentish Summer Ball on Saturday 6 August to raise money for his chosen charities Platform 51 and Leybourne Grange Riding Centre for the Disabled. Tickets (£50 per person) are now available for the Summer Ball, which will take place at Hermitage Farm in […]