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Friday, 18 May 2018

Pauline Quirke Academy, Maidstone - FREE Taster Session

The Pauline Quirke Academy in Maidstone operates on Fridays from 4.45pm-8pm at The Maplesden Noakes School,  and welcomes students aged 6 to 18. Each week students have sessions in Comedy & Drama, Musical Theatre and Film & Television, led by our fantastic team of Teachers and Teaching Assistants.

The Academy is always working on exciting projects which feature the students performing in a variety of different roles, in musicals, plays and films.

We would love to show you what we do here at PQA Maidstone. If you're interested in a free taster session, please call us for a chat and we'll arrange for you to visit the Academy where Principal Verity will be on hand to assist you. Alternatively, you can request a brochure or enrol online now – we look forward to welcoming you to PQA Maidstone!

For further information CLICK HERE

Thursday, 17 May 2018

Carillionamey: Tempo Update, 17th May 2018

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Medway Food & Drink Festival, Chatham Maritime - Spring Bank Holiday Weekend 2018


See the Facebook Page for further info

Medway River Festival, Chatham - Saturday 16th June 2018, 10am till 6pm


Chatham Dockyard will be the place to be when the 2018 Medway River Festival takes place.

Yachts and sailing vessels of every kind will join together for the Medway River Festival. Celebrate Medway's Maritime connections with races, floating river processions, yacht displays, live music, food stalls, children's entertainment and more.

The festival will also include fun activities on the river and on land so make sure you bring a towel. 

Entry is free.

Norasport British Supermoto, Lydden Circuit - Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May 2018


The May bank holiday will see a return of the Norasport British Supermoto Championship for round 3 on 26th/27th May 2018. 



With the two wheel action across the asphalt, dirt and jumps as well as the children's entertainment, food village, trade stands, static displays and live music this is set to be an event not to be missed! 

More information on the Norasport British Supermoto Championship avaliable at http://norasport.co.uk


Venue:
Lydden Hill Race Circuit,
Wootton
Canterbury
CT4 6ET

Royal Engineers' Museum: Bomb Disposal - Saturday 26th to Monday 28th May 2018, 10am till 5pm


A special trail highlighting the Royal Engineers’ role in the investigation and disarming of explosive devices including special demonstrations from the Museum’s “Wheelbarrow Mk 7” robot.

For further information CLICK HERE

Bank Holiday Fete including Beer Festival and Dog Show at Hucking - Spring Bank Holiday Weekend







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Dickens Festival, Rochester - Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June 2018


Welcome to a weekend of colourful celebration, enlightening entertainment and Dickensian discovery, as we honour one of England's greatest writers.

Charles Dickens lived in Medway for almost 20 years, absorbing the area's architecture, character and colour and bringing it to fictional life in some of his best-known works. For over three decades we have celebrated our proud association with Dickens and this year we are delighted to present a family festival packed with Dickensian delight and Victorian intrigue.

Whether this is your first Rochester Dickens Festival or you're a regular, get ready for a feast for the senses. From costumed parades and street acts to competitions, readings and a fair, Rochester's streets and green spaces will be awash with entertainment.

All of the events take place in the High Street which is easily reached by bus or train.  CLICK HERE for a timetable of events.

Tickets for Troops: Muller Anniversary Games, London Stadium - Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd July 2018



The Müller Anniversary Games is one of the best athletics events in the world and will play host to the superstars of the sport across the weekend of Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd July at the London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. 

It is a meeting that continues to see the very best in the world head to the British capital, the prestigious IAAF Diamond League meeting has played host to the greats of the sport over the years, including Usain Bolt and Sir Mo Farah, while 2016’s event saw Kendra Harrison smash the then 28-year old 100m hurdles record and Laura Muir break Kelly Holmes British record over 1500m.

Tickets for Troops has free tickets to give to its members.  CLICK HERE to request tickets. 



Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Tickets for Troops: Athletics World Cup, London Stadium - Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July 2018

The 2018 Athletics World Cup is being held at the London Stadium at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July 2018 and Tickets for Troops is offering free tickets to its members.


CLICK HERE to request tickets.