A competition for young artists across the county reaches its climax with an exhibition of their work at County Hall, Maidstone, starting next Monday (24 October). The annual John Downton Awards for Young Artists commemorate the work of John Downton, the celebrated Kent artist, poet and philosopher, who was born in Erith in 1906. This…...
Nine nurseries and pre-schools from across Kent have been honoured with a prestigious ‘Threads of Success’ Improvement and Achievement Award. Gillian Cawley, Director Education, Quality and Standards at Kent County Council presented the awards at a recent ceremony in Maidstone. The Award recognises the commitment to continually improve standards. It requires and enables practitioners to…...
More adopters are needed for older children, those with complex needs and brothers and sisters in Kent. This week is National Adoption Week (17-23 October) and Kent County Council is raising awareness of the children in its care who need to find their forever families. Children like sisters Scarlett, nearly seven, and Amy, five. This…...
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