28 Aug 2020

Kids visiting Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve this Bank Holiday weekend to get extra sweet treat

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve near Hythe in Kent is a great family-friendly destination, but children to the 600-acre park will get an extra sweet treat when they visit this Bank Holiday

17 Aug 2020

Marks & Spencer newest store in Maidstone now open

Located in Eclipse Retail Park, the store will be led by Store Manager, André Brincat, alongside his team of up to 130 colleagues. The M&S team will offer the community the very

03 Aug 2020

Eat Out to Help Out: insideKENT & Kent Staycation’s Top Picks

How lucky are we to live in the Garden of England, home to some of the best produce, producers and eateries in the country. To help you support Eat Out to Help

03 Aug 2020

#helptherobinsons needs your support

In the midst of a love story akin to something out of a fairytale, Lauren and Sam Robinson’s lives suddenly came tumbling down around them. After suffering with cancer for several years,

30 Jul 2020

insideKENT issue 100 & 10th Anniversary!!!

30th July, 2020. What a head-spinning, brain-fuzzing, anxiety-driven few months it has been. I’m swinging between belting out “I’ve made it through the wilderness…” (replacing the touched bit with leaving the house

17 Jul 2020

Unexpected performances delivered direct to Thanet households

Theatres closed. Community gatherings confined to small ‘isolation bubbles’ – what can be done when an arts company’s guiding mission is to bring adventure to people through LIVE performance? As a leading

06 Jul 2020

Join the Just a Drop Dash and make your kilometres count

Whether pounding the pavements, strolling the commons or orbiting our local parks, we’ve been donning our trainers more than ever since lock down began. So why not lace up for a good

11 Jun 2020

Ropery wheels back in motion at The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Due to UK Government Covid-19 restrictions Master Ropemakers Ltd, the traditional manufacturing company based at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, was forced to close in March 2020 – a closure that has not

03 Jun 2020


We catch up with one of Kent’s top chefs Robert Taylor from award-winning The Compasses Inn, Crundale for our June Meet the Chef feature. Where did you train? So officially I trained

26 May 2020

Artist Profile: Rachel Arif

insideKENT catches up with resident artist Rachel Arif who has been keeping herself busy during lockdown. Rachels work is known for its Turneresque aesthetic so these new works are slightly different in

19 May 2020

Gifts to make your Father’s Day!

“There’s nothing I really need, so don’t waste your money” . . . sound familiar? Because dads are notoriously difficult to buy for, security expert Yale has come up with a few

15 May 2020

Ashford School Shine on the Stage

Ashford School students Charlotte Martin (Year 11) and Fig Benton (Year 10) have both been awarded membership to the National Youth Theatre, and places to their prestigious summer training course. They received