Belgian MPs visit Kent schools to learn about Children’s University

Belgian MPs visited schools in Gravesham and Dartford to find out about Kent Children’s University (KCU) as they investigate ways to inspire children through learning opportunities outside normal school hours. A delegation of the Assembly of the Flemish Community Commission went to Westcourt Primary School in Gravesend and Temple Hill Primary Academy in Dartford on…

Kent Test results day

More than 15,900 children who sat the Kent Test last month will find out whether they have been assessed for a grammar school place this week. Kent County Council will email families who registered online for the test after 4pm on Thursday, October 12 with their child’s assessment result. However, the volume of emails sent…

Kent foster carers recognised at awards ceremony for changing children’s lives

Foster carers across Kent have been rewarded for changing the lives of the children they take into their homes. More than 100 foster carers were nominated for this year’s Kent County Council Fostering Appreciation Awards, with nominations coming from social workers, fostering support teams and the foster children themselves. The awards, which were presented during…

Award-winning media company welcomes Chairman’s visit

An award-winning media company is the latest business to welcome a visit from KCC Chairman David Brazier. Sleeping Giant Media is only eight years old, but has already captured several high-profile clients including South West Trains, teletext holidays, Cripps solicitors, Benenden Hospital Trust and Caxtons estate agents. The company was started by Luke Quilter (pictured…