Category: Kids

Preview: Canterbury Festival 2016 (15 October to 5 November): A mixed bag of delights!

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With over 200 events spanning three weeks this autumn, the Canterbury Festival will again bring music, performance, talks, science, visual art and walks to the forefront of this iconic cultural city in the heart of east Kent.   The popular Spiegeltent is returning for 2016, oozing glamour and vintage charm. With a change of location…

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Salute to the 40s!

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KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON TO THE HISTORIC DOCKYARD CHATHAM Keep Calm and Carry On to one of Britain’s Best Vintage Festivals (as designated by the Daily Telegraph in 2014) on 17 and 18 September 2016. Visitors will be transported back in time as soon as they step foot into The Historic Dockyard Chatham for the annual Salute to…

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Review: ‘The Timid Hedgehog’, by Anna Morell

  • Posted by Anna Morell
  • Kids / Theatre
The Timid Hedgehog

There is something magical about interactive children’s theatre, as though you have stepped right into the page, or through the picture frame. And that’s the magic of The Brook’s Christmas shows for very young children – they are part of the story, helpers and heroes, this year, along with their new-found friend, ‘The Timid Hedgehog’….

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Half-term: a Polar Adventure and Penguin Pools, by Anna Morell

  • Posted by Anna Morell
  • Kids
The Polar Adventure

The holy grail of school holiday entertainment is something affordable that lasts ages, is undercover so you can go there on cold and rainy days, encourages engagement with other kids, is a huge amount of fun and allows children to run off enough energy that you can get home, plonk them in front of food…

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Theatre Review: Peppa Pig’s Surprise! by Anna Morell (5 Stars)

Peppa Pig's Surprise!

I’m almost vegan these days. I have one caveat: bacon. But only if it’s made from Peppa Pig. Or really, her family. Seriously, what is there to like about her tiny irritating brother who can only respond ‘Dinosaur, grrr!’ to anything? Or Daddy Pig, whose hobo-scruffy beard, sense of self-importance and total absence of intelligence…

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