Kent celebrates Inter Faith Week

Faith groups across the county will be welcoming visitors to their places of worship next month. Inter Faith Week (November 10 – 17) is an opportunity to increase awareness and celebrate the diversity of faith across Kent. Kent County Council has been working in partnership with the Kent Equality Cohesion Council and the Standing Advisory…

Youngsters honoured at Try Angle Awards ceremony

Kent Youngsters have been recognised for their accomplishments at this year’s 21st anniversary of the Spirit of Try Angle Awards. The 24 young achievers – picked from regional rounds of the Try Angle Awards held in June and July – were given their trophies at a ceremony that took place at Ashford’s International Hotel on Sunday,…

Nifty knitters get purling for premature babies

Nifty knitters at a Knit and Natter group have created 50 blankets, hats and jumpers for babies born prematurely. The group, which runs out of Staplehurst library every Tuesday, consists of eight members who have been working tirelessly to create the woolly wonders. They were handed over to Neonatal Unit Manager Julia Moat at Tunbridge…