The 17th century creation of the Bakewell Pudding was an accident when an order for a strawberry tart was mixed up by the cook when she spread of a layer of jam and then placed the egg mixture into the pastry before cooking. The mix up ended up being a huge success with a localContinue reading “Bakewell Pudding or Bakewell Tart”
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Half Term Ideas – Go for a Walk
Why not explore one of the fabulous walks in Kent, a few lovely ones are: Samphire Hoe created by the Eurotunnel in 1997 is a lovely place to explore with the sea one side and the grassland the other often grazed by animals. With 200 species of plants and more than 200 species of birdsContinue reading “Half Term Ideas – Go for a Walk”
Half Term Ideas – Train Rides in Kent & Sussex
First in the February half term ideas is a train ride. Great for all weather a train ride in Kent or Sussex it’s an excellent day trip out exploring the hidden gems off the roads. Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway the famous one third full size steam and diesel locomotives take you on a 13½Continue reading “Half Term Ideas – Train Rides in Kent & Sussex”
Scottish Burns Night
25th January 2022 Burns Night is a celebration of the life of Robert Burns, born in Ayrshire in 1759, Robert Burns is Scotland’s national bard (poet). Auld Lang Syne is perhaps Burns’ most famous work and is one of the most widely sung songs of the English language, with many of us singing Auld LangContinue reading “Scottish Burns Night”
Travelling to London – Day Trips
Day trips to london travel tips
Blenheim Palace at Christmas
Experience The Story of the Nutcracker and the After Dark Illuminated Trail this Christmas at Blenheim Palace.
LLangollen is a fantastic area to take in the Welsh atmosphere, stunning scenery and the beautiful River Dee
You can take a trip on the train, have a picnic by the river, take a walk with nature and look in the many independent shops in the small town.
Canterbury Festival 2021
The fantastic Canterbury Festival runs from 16th – 30th October 2021. With a great selection of Music, Performances, Talks, History, Science, Walks and more there is something for everyone of all ages.
Sharing and Caring on the North Downs Way
Today I spent walking on the North Downs Way with a group of fellow ambassadors training and sharing knowledge. It was such a lovely day with everyone really supporting each other in every way. So watch out as we are going to share with you some of the amazing hidden gems of the North DownsContinue reading “Sharing and Caring on the North Downs Way”
Find your perfect pumpkin patch in Kent. A round up of some of Kent’s great pick your own pumpkin sites for you to visit this autumn.