23 Aug 2023


  With the summer drawing to a close, Macknade is celebrating its place at the heart of the  Kent community with a now-annual birthday party, taking place in the Food Village on 

07 Aug 2023

1-Star Award for Oyster & Vinegar at this year’s Great Taste Awards

Kent Crisps have been awarded 1 star for their Oyster and Vinegar flavour at the Great Taste Awards 2023. Oyster and Vinegar is a definite favourite for many, paying homage to Whitstable’s

04 Aug 2023

Print Media is Not as Dead as You May Think it Is…

Although it may not be as mainstream as it has been in the past, print media is not as dead as you may think it is. It has been a few decades

03 Aug 2023

Macknade Team Attempts 100km Trailwalker Challenge 

A team from Macknade in Faversham have signed up for the annual Trailwalker challenge  on the 23rd & 24th September 2023 – a 100km nonstop walk starting in Petersfield,  travelling along the

02 Aug 2023

A Big Deal

Where the cool and the sensible are perfectly balanced, achieving a laid back air of superiority backed by ocean vistas and a thriving highstreet. By Olivia Riccini Heralded by The Times as

01 Aug 2023

Bill’s Canterbury shakes up the summer menu with Tacos and Tequila cocktail specials

Summer is in the air, and the seasonal special menu at Bill’s has had a taco-over not to be missed! It’s simple: turn up to Bill’s (Canterbury) for 4pm on Thursday 3rd

26 Jul 2023

The Mayor of Maidstone drops by Ledian Gardens retirement village to surprise Gwen on her 100th Birthday

Ledian Gardens, a retirement village located in the scenic surroundings of Leeds village near Maidstone, hosted a surprise party on Saturday, July 8th, to commemorate the remarkable 100th birthday of resident Gwen

11 Jul 2023

ASHFOOD! Elwick Place’s first food and drink festival is a sweet success

‘ASHFOOD!’, a family food and drink festival, took place over the weekend of July 1st and 2nd at Ashford’s Elwick Place and welcomed over 1,000 visitors to the area during the event.

30 Jun 2023

New Kent wedding venue celebrates awards win

Less than a year after opening its doors, Kent wedding and events venue Chapel House Estate has been named as the Hospitality and Events Start Up of the Year at the South

13 Jun 2023

Bridgman donates over £10,800 to Greenfingers Charity during RHS Chelsea Flower 

Bridgman – Supporting Images   Breaking their 30 year tradition, British furniture-makers Bridgman decided to forgo this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, instead choosing to give back to the wider community by

23 May 2023

Macknade & Mid Kent Mind Announce Partnership for Mental Health  Awareness Week 

Faversham-based foodies, Macknade, are excited to use Mental Health Awareness  Week to announce a long-term  partnership with local mental health charity Mid Kent Mind.  As a part of their ongoing commitment to

23 May 2023

Meet Howletts’ Capybaras this May Half Term

Come and meet Betty, Gavin, Graham and Molly, Howletts’ herd of Capybaras this half term and enjoy 25% off of your tickets when booking in advance online. Capybaras are the world’s largest