23 Oct 2017

MICHAEL Morpurgo announced as Patron of The Marlowe’s Creative Opportunities Fund

The much-loved author has written more than 130 books, including War Horse, which was made into a play by the National Theatre 10 years ago and recently started a national tour at

20 Oct 2017

The Historic Dockyard, Chatham: Get Enchanted and Inspired…

The award winning Historic Dockyard Chatham is one of the best days out you’ll find and it’s on your doorstep! Delve in to 400 years of history at the most complete Dockyard

16 Oct 2017

Halloween Dine and Stay at Hever Castle

Tuesday 31 October  Prepare to be spooked with a Halloween Dine and Stay at Hever Castle & Gardens.  Guests booked in for a special ghostly stay at the five star Bed &

13 Oct 2017

Foo Fighters Play 3 UK Stadium Shows 2018

The world’s biggest and best rock band, Foo Fighters, have announced three massive UK Stadium shows next summer, hot on the heels of their acclaimed number one album ‘Concrete and Gold’. Last Saturday October 7th, Foo

12 Oct 2017

A Night of Soul Togetherness

A night of soul TOGETHERNESS. With a playlist encompassing the best in classic Motown, Northern Soul, Stax, funk and disco, your host DJ Craig Jamieson (Peckham Soul) and very special guests takes

04 Oct 2017

Get Up Close And Personal With The Lion King’s Extraordinary Puppets During The Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival

Disney’s The Lion King, playing to packed houses at the Lyceum Theatre in London’s West End, is a spectacular show. This is due in part, of course, to the incredible score by

27 Sep 2017


Folkestone is in the midst of a huge regeneration, led mainly by the arts. This month, insideKENT spoke to one of the town’s artists, who also has his own gallery in Folkestone,

27 Sep 2017


The clock is ticking on the countdown to curtains up on Cinderella the pantomime this December at the Hazlitt Theatre. The insideKENT team recently attended the press launch for Cinderella on The

26 Sep 2017

Theatre Review: A Judgement in Stone at The Orchard Theatre

It’s always fun to see a new play, and although Ruth Rendell’s ‘A Judgement in Stone’ has been around for a while now, this was my first chance to see it. Which

25 Sep 2017

A NEW year of Marlowe creative classes with performance opportunities starts today

Some of these popular acting and writing workshops are fully booked, but there are still places for The Marlowe Diddies (for those aged two to four), The Marlowe Apprentice Company Tuesday class

22 Sep 2017

Chatham panto will be a real beauty

This year’s spectacular panto at the Central Theatre, Chatham is a DREAM of a show. Sleeping Beauty opens on Thursday 7 December and runs until Sunday 31 December 2017. There’s a truly all-star cast on board this

21 Sep 2017

Maidstone author Katy Chalk’s KS2 & KS3 campaign to bring the teaching of History alive through stories

Katy Chalk  has long wanted  to overcome  the impression  some  have that history  is boring, irrelevant or difficult to learn about. Rudyard Kipling once said, “If history were taught in the form