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MON 11 - SUN 17 NOV

Chef Collab: The Compasses & The Small Holding, Mon 11 – Tues 12 Nov

Two of Kent’s best chefs are collaborating to cook together on consecutive nights in each other’s restaurant. On Mon 11 – Tues 12 Nov, Robert Taylor from The Compasses Inn and Will Devlin from The Small Holding will cook an 8-course menu together, preparing 4 courses each in their own style. Both chefs are recognised as being at the top of Kent’s restaurant scene. The Compasses is listed as one of the UK’s Top 50 Gastro Pubs and won Best Food Pub in the Country in the John Smith’s Great British Pub Awards. Will Devlin from The Small Holding has won Kent Chef of the Year and Best Restaurant in the Taste of Kent Awards. The Small Holding and The Compasses are both in the Michelin Guide and in the Good Food Guide 2020. This unique collaboration is £80 per person with the option of an additional paired wine flight. Call to book your table at either restaurant: thecompassescrundale.co.uk OR thesmallholding.restaurant

A night with pianist David Rees-Williams and Oboist Ian Crowther, The Ambrette, 13 Nov

For one night only renowned pianist David Rees-Williams will team up with Ian Crowther from the famous Crowthers of Canterbury to perform at the Ambrette Restaurant Canterbury. Enjoy a six course tasting menu just £39.99 pp. Book now: cloudeu01.avenista.net

#Mytime Fashion & Beauty A/W19 event, St Julian’s Club, Thurs 14 Nov 
Following the sell-out success of last year’s fashion & beauty event, Sevenoaks Mums is putting on another #Mytime morning not to be missed. Packed with more expert style direction from Fleur McCrone of Fine Styling who will take you through Autumn/Winter trends, key capsule winter wardrobe pieces and things to be looking out for as we approach the party season. There’s also expert advice from the Space NK Pro make-up team who will demonstrate two individual, Charlotte Tilbury makeovers creating an iconic daytime and evening look. Takes place 9.30am – 12:30pm, book your ticket here.
SKATE, Calverley Grounds, Fri 15 Nov – Sun 5 Jan 2020  
Winter is on its way! Join in from the 15 Nov for some ice skating fun for all the family. New for this year is the chance to do some Bavarian Curling, they’ll also be live music nights from The Forum and even the chance to meet Father Christmas. assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk 

Themed Supper Clubs, Deal Pier Kitchen, Sat 16 & 30

Deal Pier Kitchen is a fab new eaterie at the end of Deal’s iconic pier, don’t miss their hosting Supper Clubs this November! It’s unique location means you are surrounded by the ocean with an exceptional view of the town’s seafront. Sat 9 – seven course Seafood Tasting Menu, Sat 16 – Steak and Lobster evening, Sat 30 – Vegan/Veg Menu. Book your table now: booking.resdiary.com

Children’s Book Festival, Knole Park, Sat 16 – Sun 17 Nov

Don’t miss Knole’s second Children’s Book Festival this November as it promises to be bigger and better than ever. Much-loved names include newly-crowned Children’s Laureate Cressida Cowell, her predecessor Chris Riddell, and the queen of the Dumping Ground herself, Jacqueline Wilson. With Gromit and Shaun the Sheep workshops from animation favourites Aardman and a visit from a certain multi-coloured elephant, there’s something for everyone whether you’re 1 or 99. Book your tickets now: nationaltrust.org.uk 

Comedy Club, Trinity Theatre, Sat 16 Nov

Trinity Theatre deliver the best on the comedy circuit with their infamous Comedy Club evenings! With national acts taking to the stage in Tunbridge Wells after the Edinburgh Fringe. This month’s line-up is Mike Gunn, Fin Taylor and James Redmond. So kick back with a Trinity lager for a night to remember… £20 for ticket & meal. For the menu and tickets: trinitytheatre.net

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