Great British High Street competition 2016

Now in its third year, the Great British High Street competition celebrates the great work that is being done to revive, adapt and diversify the nation’s high streets. It is an opportunity for councils, businesses, community groups and volunteers to learn from the very best. Last year’s competition saw a record-breaking 230 entries and attracted over…

The annual John Downton Awards for Young Artists

Kent’s Young Artists show their talent

A competition for young artists across the county reaches its climax with an exhibition of their work at County Hall, Maidstone, starting later this month. The annual John Downton Awards for Young Artists commemorate John Downton, the celebrated Kent artist, poet and philosopher, who was born in Erith in 1906. This annual exhibition encourages and…