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Half Term Halloween Fun at Macknade

There are plenty of spooky treats in store for the whole family to enjoy at Macknade Faversham and Ashford this October Half Term! Starting on Saturday 23rd October, customers can explore the stores to discover devilishly delicious goodies and treats…

Michelin-Starred Chef Brings Fresh Flavours to Historic Sandwich

The Toll Bridge Restaurant and Bar in Sandwich is enjoying a renaissance with new owners having transformed the outdated, run-down restaurant into a lively and thriving business. Set in the heart of historic Sandwich in Kent, The Toll Bridge serves…

Mastering the Art of Mixology is Thirsty Work

You’re invited to join a cocktail masterclass in the countryside near Chilham in a converted barn on a Thursday afternoon in August said the invitation from Kent-based mobile bar business The Thirsty Farriers.  Sounds like a dream, I thought.  We’ll…

Macknade Faversham to Host National Cherry & Soft Fruit Show

Macknade, Kent’s food & drink experts, are set to host the prestigious National Cherry & Soft Fruit Show at their Faversham store on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th July. The event, normally held at the Kent Show, attracts entries from…

A Spiritual Awakening in Chatham

This is the second time I’ve been to Chatham in the last few months, the last time it was to visit the very elegant Café Nucleus on the high street. This time, I had a scenic but no less flavourful…

Bayked in Herne Bay

Sitting opposite a washed-up angling shop, Bayked has arrived in Herne Bay seemingly  as a fearless pioneer from its well heeled neighbour Whitstable. A simple black fronted store and an old-fashioned delivery bike in the window quietly announce its artisan…

Pop ups on the Pantiles

Sankey’s and Good Things bring responsible lockdown beer to Tunbridge Wells Tunbridge Wells restaurant group Sankey’s have teamed up with Eridge-based brewery Good Things Brewing Co for a series of weekly pop-ups on The Pantiles. Every Friday and Saturday throughout…