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This Christmas...Shop In Sevenoaks!

Local shopping website has launched a campaign to encourage Sevenoaks’ shoppers to buy more of their Christmas shopping from local retailers.

A survey...

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Soft Play Safari

Soft Play Safari is a unique indoor soft play class for 0 to 4 years, where your little ones can explore our fantastic range of soft play equipment and toys. Our relaxed and friendly approach allows your child to build confidence and gain important social skills as they...

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Krafty Kids Club

At the Krafty Kids we are all about the fun of making art, and the art of having fun. Each week we have theme which may include a story if relevant to our craft of the week and occasionally a special suprise ending. This will also run alongside Ofsted guidelines to help...

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Rainy Cold Day? Ideas for what to do with the children!

Funky Monkey Keyboard Classes are holding a wonderful Christmas themed workshops for little beginner musicians 4-8 years in ‘Sparkly’ Sevenoaks on Monday 21st December!

It’s a perfect opportunity to try out the keyboard and make music the...

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Choosing A Good Primary School

It’s a nerve-wracking time, deciding where you would like your child to take his or her first steps into school. A good primary school will not only launch your child into a happy and fulfilling education journey, but also engage you in the local community. The friends you...

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Mrs Jones Most Fabulous Food

When I made my first of chilli jam back in 2011, I had no idea that over the next four years I would have ended up making thousands of them - and selling them.

What began as a simple of curiosity, opening the fridge and thinking what could I do...

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Craft in Focus 23 - 25 October

The Sevenoaks Contemporary Craft and Design Fair organised by Craft In Focus is returning to Sevenoaks School a short walk from the high street from 23-25 October this year.

This exciting event brings the public the very best of...

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Caring Hands Doula

The 21st Century phenomenon of having a Doula is not a 21st century phenomenon at all. Women’s birth slaves have been around for centuries. Generations all shared homes and villages were held together by the women in the community. Child birth was part village life and the...

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Learning Holidays for Families

Not just for the classroom and certainly not just for the children, learning is a rewarding pursuit we can all benefit from throughout our lives. For families looking to encourage an active lifestyle, Health and Fitness Travel, the leading specialists in wellness holidays...