Category Archives: Medway, Swale and the Kent coast

Medway, Swale and the Kent coast

Canoe sailing on the Medway

Someone took a camera aboard as they went canoe sailing on the Medway last weekend and here’s the result. My thanks to Paul Mullings for spotting this one. Now, bearing in mind that Deadman’s Island is where folks who died … Continue reading

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Colin Frake returns to Faversham – and sets up shop in the Purifier Building

Many folks will be delighted to to hear that traditional block-maker and deck fittings maker Colin Frake has returned to Faversham – he’s been away for a couple of years after he took the difficult decision to leave Standard Quay … Continue reading

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The Unknown Land – a play about arctic exploration, at the Arden Theatre, Faversham on the 28th March

In the 1840s, the race to discover the fabled North-West Passage gripped the public imagination. The Unknown Land is an original play by Caroline Small for one actor and many characters. It is said to be a compelling tale of … Continue reading

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