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Rachel Pilard

Canterbury’s tourism economy flourishes

Visit Kent has reported that Kent’s visitor economy has increased 7% and topped £3.8 billion for the first time ever, after welcoming a record 65 million visitors in 2017. Canterbury had the highest number of trips (7.8 million) and…

Canterbury’s Severe Weather Emergency Provision

A message from Daniel Gould, Street Population Coordinator,  Canterbury City Council Severe Weather Emergency Provision (SWEP) is made available for Canterbury rough sleepers when temperatures drop below zero degrees. Eligibility The SWEP places are only available for those rough-sleeping in Canterbury or in…

Christmas Window Competition – Results are in!

We had a wonderful time hosting Canterbury’s forth Christmas Window Competition, and the judges had so much fun soaking up the festive atmosphere. Judging took place on Saturday 1 December with a panel of 4 judges. The windows were judged on three criteria: Festivity,…