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MON 4 - SUN 10 MARCH 2019

War Horse, The Marlowe Theatre, Web 27 Feb – Sat 16 March

Following its sold-out run at The Marlowe Theatre in 2017 the National Theatre’s acclaimed play War Horse returns to Canterbury in 2019. Based on the beloved novel by Michael Morpurgo, War Horse is an unforgettable experience which will take you on a journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.

Leeds Castle’s Big 900 Writing Competition, NOW – Tue 5 Mar 2019

And while we’re on the subject, Leeds Castle is celebrating its 900th anniversary this year – get your kiddies to join the big birthday celebrations by writing a short story about Castles and Time Travel. The two winning stories picked by the judges, including renowned broadcaster and children’s author Clare Balding, will go into a time capsule to be buried by the winning children and HRH Princess Alexandra and only opened again in 100 years’ time. Deadline for entry: 5 Mar 2019 at 12pm.

Victoria Genevieve Styling, One Warwick Park, Thurs 7 March 

Don’t miss out on Victoria Genevieve’s exclusive fashion event in collaboration with One Warwick Park Hotel in Tunbridge Wells! Victoria has been working in the fashion industry for over 17 years and has worked with the likes of Whistles and Bvlgari. She specialises in personal shopping, wardrobe detoxes and creating personal style files. Expect styling advice and wardrobe capsuling and detoxing tips with the lovely Victoria. An insight into the new season and how to ‘buy less but better’ with fashion brand Born At Dawn. Make-up tips from beauty brand, Space NK Pro Team and even a goodie bag! On Thurs 7 March at 11am – 1pm OR 7:30pm – 9:30pm. 

Fabulous Fizz Friday, Lingfield Park Racecourse, Fri 8 March


Celebrate International Women’s Day at Europe’s busiest racecourse – Lingfield races – with your best girlfriends and bubbles. Tickets to Fab Fizz Friday are £20 and for that you also get a complimentary ticket to Ladies’ Day on May 3.

JavaJam Live, The Dog at Wingham, Canterbury, Fri 8 March

JavaJam continue their monthly residency at The Dog, playing their sophisticated vocal harmonies, superb soulful jazz & vintage pop. The stunning Sarah-Jane will be singing with Roger tinkling the ivories live in our Lounge Bar.

Indian Feast with Chetna Makan, The Yarrow Hotel, Broadstairs, Fri 8 March

The Bake Off star returns to cook up another delicious Indian meal at The Yarrow Hotel in Broadstairs, tickets are only £32 with include 3 courses, a welcome drink and canapés. Also the chance to meet Chetna followed by a Q&A and book signing.

Banff Mountain Film Fest, Assembly Hall Theatre, Sat 9 March

Get ready for a collection of inspirational adventure films coming at you from the wildest corners of the globe! The Assembly Hall Theatre in Tunbridge Wells will be showing two extraordinary short films to celebrate the world’s most prestigious mountain festival which is held every year in Canada. Follow the world’s top explorers and action film-makers as they brave intrepid journeys into the most spectacular regions of planet Earth. Witness breath-taking cinematography, stunning scenery and an exhilarating dose of adrenaline – all on the big screen! 

Compiled by Mollie Manning

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