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November 2018

The Christmas Experience

17 November at 9:00 am - 24 December at 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come down to Gravesend Borough Market  for the most magical Christmas experience. Walk into the beautiful market building and be welcomed by our golden Reindeer. Take a selfie in the market sleigh and then follow the snowy footsteps and enter Gravesham’s Christmas Experience. Enter the magical world of Christmas where you will find yourself in Father Christmas’s sitting room in the North Pole.  Why not find your elf name, take part in a craft activity or cosy up to read…

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Late Night Christmas Market

23 November at 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come inside the warm and beautiful Gravesend Borough Market this Christmas and you’ll find a lot going on. Find some novel gift ideas, enjoy some music or have a coffee and a catch up with friends in our food hall. • Ice rink • Fairground rides • Street food and Invicta Bar • Christmas market for gifts, food and treats Plus Christmas Crooners at the market An array of song stylists from 4 to 8pm, serenading us with Santa’s smoothest sounds. Headliners Leanne…

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Christmas Market

24 November at 10:00 am - 25 November at 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come inside the warm and beautiful Gravesend Borough Market this Christmas and you’ll find a lot going on. Find some novel gift ideas, enjoy some music or have a coffee and a catch up with friends in our food hall. Saturday 24 November 9am to 5pm and Sunday 25 November 10am to 4pm • Ice rink • Fairground rides • Street food and Invicta Bar plus Christmas cocktails • Christmas market for gifts, food and treats • Christmas wreath making workshop – pre-book slots for…

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Christmas Bazaar

24 November at 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Gravesend Methodist Church & Community Centre, Milton Road
Gravesend, DA12 2RE United Kingdom
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Come along to the Christmas Bazaar with many varied stalls. Refreshments and lunches served.

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The Woodville Pop-Up Cinema

24 November at 11:00 am - 25 November at 5:00 pm
The Royal Clarendon Hotel, Royal Pier Rd
Gravesend , Kent DA12 2BE United Kingdom
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£2.50

The Woodville pop-up cinema brings a selection of family favourite festive films to get you in the Christmas mood. Enjoy Christmas movies in the beautiful and intimate setting of the Clarendon Royal Hotel. The hotel will serve a selection of cinema worthy snacks for you to enjoy on the day. Saturday 24 November 11am Frozen 2pm Elf Sunday 25 November 11am Polar Express 2pm Jingle all the Way £2.50 per ticket including concessions. Pre-book essential at www.woodville.co.uk from 5 November.…

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Christmas Fayre

24 November at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
All Saints Church, 49 Perry Street
Northfleet, Kent DA11 8RD United Kingdom
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Lots to do at the All Saints Church Christmas Fayre. Includes: Grand Raffle, Tombola, Refreshments, Santa and lots, lots more.

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Inside Out

24 November at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£3

Explore how you express and think about yourself by making a collaged vision boards with Fiona and Jacqueline.

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Eastgate Comedians and Carols

24 November at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Eastgate, 141 Springhead Parkway Kent DA11 8AD United Kingdom + Google Map
£10

Get into the Christmas spirit and have a laugh doing it. If you love professional comedians, this is the night for you!

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The centenary of World War One – discover the Kaiser’s real War

26 November at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reliance Fish Bar, 4 Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA12 2EE United Kingdom
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£15

Join local historian Christoph Bull for a illustrated talk designed to break some of the clichés. Starts at 6pm for a fish and chip supper, talk to follow. Cost: £15 - includes both the meal and the talk. Booking essential: Reliance Restaurant 01474 533593

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Song and Story Time and Craft Activity for under 5s

27 November at 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Song and Story Time and Craft Activity for under 5s with Eastgate.

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Learn More About our Life Saving Work!

27 November at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Christ Church Hall, Echo Square
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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£2

All welcome to a talk about the life-saving work of the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance, hosted by Gravesend Osteoporosis Support. Refreshments included.

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Christmas Wreath Making Evening

30 November at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St John’s Catholic Primary School, Rochester Road
Gravesend, Kent DA12 2SY United Kingdom
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£20

Book now for a Christmas wreath making evening with demonstration, mulled wine and mince pies. The price includes wire frame, greenery, pine cones, some decorating items and ribbon. Please book no later than 16th November by using a booking form or by contacting the PTA: pta@stjohnsprimary.kent.sch.uk This event is open to all friends, family, neighbours and members of the school.

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December 2018

Heritage Bus Running Day

1 December at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
£10

#Ensignbus annual Heritage bus running day using our own collection of buses from the 1930's - 1990's including special guest vehicles. There will be three special routes that these will operate on every 30 minutes: X21: Upminster Station • Brentwood • Pilgrims Hatch • Ongar X55: Upminster Station • Aveley • Lakeside • Bluewater • Northfleet • Gravesend X81: Shenfield Station • Brentwood • Ockendon • Lakeside • Grays • Tilbury Ferry ❗️Plus there will also be the chance to ride…

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Christmas Fayre

1 December at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
St George’s Church Hall, Church Street
Gravesend, DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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All welcome to the St George’s Church Christmas Fayre. Enjoy hot refreshments, cakes, jewellery, chocolate tombola, dvds, cosmetics, raffle, bottle stall and games. Free activities for children.

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Vintage Christmas Market

2 December at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Vintage Christmas by Forget-Me-Not at Gravesend Borough Market Sunday 2 December – 10am to 4pm • 30 or more vintage traders under one roof • Live entertainment from My Favourite Things • Street food & bar plus vintage cocktails • Make your own Vintage table arrangements –  pre-book with info@visitgravesend.co.uk  

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Grim Gravesend: How the other half lived at Christmas.

3 December at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reliance Fish Bar, 4 Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA12 2EE United Kingdom
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£15

Join local historian Christoph Bull to discover how the other half lived at Christmas. Starts at 6pm for a fish and chip supper, talk to follow. Cost: £15 - includes both the meal and the talk.

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Song and Story Time and Craft Activity for under 5s

4 December at 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Song and Story Time and Craft Activity for under 5s with Eastgate.

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Eastgate Community Carol Service

4 December at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Eastgate, 141 Springhead Parkway Kent DA11 8AD United Kingdom + Google Map

Enjoy mulled wine and mince pies from 7pm. The readings and carol service will begin at 7.30pm, followed by more refreshments at 8.30pm.

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Lawn primary Christmas Fayre

5 December at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lawn Primary School, High Street
Northfleet, Kent DA11 9HB United Kingdom
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All welcome to the Lawn Primary Christmas Fayre.

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Celebrate St Nicholas Day with us!

6 December at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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The St Nicholas tradition is fun for everyone. Parents bring your children and celebrate with us. You will be told the story about this day and sing Christmas songs.

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Cold War Bunker Tours

7 December at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cold War Bunker, Woodlands Park
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LF United Kingdom
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£5

Gravesend's Cold War bunker is located within Woodlands park and was originally known as Civil Defence Region 6. The bunker was an underground command post, built in 1954, from which Gravesend's rescue and emergency services were to be co-ordinated in the event of a nuclear attack. Its 13 rooms contained power and ventilation plant, communications areas for the command staff and various dormitories. Refurbished and re-equipped to look as it was in the 1950s, the bunker gives the visitor the…

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Creative Christmas

8 December at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Creative Christmas at Gravesend Borough Market Saturday 8 December – 10am to 3pm Get ready for a day of creative crafts and activities! • Animatronic Polar Bear & Arctic Explorer, walkabouts at 12noon, 1pm & 2pm • Live ice carving • Victorian Pomander children’s workshop • Face painting • Frozen characters appearances at 11.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30 – 2.30pm • Gingerbread decorating workshop 10am, 12pm, 1pm, & 2pm • Meopham Mini Artists workshops 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm • Santa’s Christmas…

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Eastgate Christmas Fair

8 December at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eastgate, 141 Springhead Parkway Kent DA11 8AD United Kingdom + Google Map
£2

Great fun for all family at one of the biggest events of the year. The Ferris wheel returns! Adult: £2 Child: £1

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A Christmas Singalong Concert

8 December at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gravesend Methodist Church & Community Centre, Milton Road
Gravesend, DA12 2RE United Kingdom
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£5

Bring your voice and have some Christmas fun at A Christmas Singalong Concert with local artists. Admission £5 (under 10’s Free)

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From Greenhithe to Greyhithe and back again

10 December at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LS United Kingdom
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£2

All welcome to the lecture with Christoph Bull. Years membership - £12.00, for meetings and the latest copy of Historic Gravesham. For more information please contact Sandra Soder - 01474 363998

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Song and Story Time and Craft Activity for under 5s

11 December at 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Song and Story Time and Craft Activity for under 5s with Eastgate.

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Christmas Craft

15 December at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£3

Create your own tree decorations, gift tags and  bespoke Christmas cards with Gravesham Arts.

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Christmas Nativity Parade

15 December at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Experience the nativity story retold with Mary and Joseph, their donkey and the wise men on their camels as they parade through the town to Community Square. The fun starts from 2pm with activities, music, and the animals down by St George’s Church. At 3.30pm as the light dims, the lantern lit parade will be led by Mary and Joseph through Jury Street, past the Old Town Hall and up the High Street to corner of King Street and Windmill…

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Christmas Nativity Parade

15 December at 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
New Road, New Road
Gravesend, DA11 0AF
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Join the Nativity Parade through the town followed by carols on Community Square.

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Charity Santa Dash

16 December at 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cyclopark, The Tollgate, wrotham Road,
Gravesend, DA11 7NP United Kingdom
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Join one of Kent’s biggest Charity Santa Runs. This festive Santa Dash will be the perfect way to get you in the holiday spirit, you can choose either a 5k or 10k route. The even is being held at Gravesend Cyclo Park and Santa costumes will be provided for all runners at no extra cost on the day. The event is organised on behalf of Martin Tolhurst Solicitors to help raise funds and awareness for North Kent MIND, a mental…

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Christmas Music in the Town Centre

22 December at 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
New Road, New Road
Gravesend, DA11 0AF
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As you shop for those last bits for Christmas, be entertained across the town centre by an array of musical delights along New Road. Saturday 22 December: • 10.30am to 11.50am- Borough Brass Band Group • 11.30am to 12.15pm – Borough Band Training Band • 1 to 1.45pm – Mainly Sax Quartet • 2 to 2.45pm – Synchordia • 3.15 to 4pm – Knights Academy  

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Eastgate Christmas Services

23 December at 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Eastgate, 141 Springhead Parkway Kent DA11 8AD United Kingdom + Google Map

There are two meetings at 9am & 11.30am and a special Candlelit Carol Service in the evening at 6.30pm.

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Christmas Music in the Town Centre

23 December at 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
New Road, New Road
Gravesend, DA11 0AF
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As you shop for those last bits for Christmas, be entertained across the town centre by an array of musical delights along New Road. Sunday 23 December • 12.15 to 1pm – ellenor hospice choir • 1.45 to 2.30pm – PaceMakers Drummers • 2.45 to 3.30pm – Marlow Singers

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Winter Warmer Talk

28 December at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Castle Lane, Castle Lane
Lower Higham Road, Kent DA12 4TG United Kingdom
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Free

Join Christoph Bull for a guided historical circular walk from Chalk to Shorne.

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Chalk to Shorne (Circular Road)

28 December at 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Castle Lane, Castle Lane
Lower Higham Road, Kent DA12 4TG United Kingdom
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All welcome for a FREE walk with Christoph Bull.

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January 2019

Rosherville Village and Gardens

14 January, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LS United Kingdom
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£2

All welcome to the lecture with Michael Thompson. Years membership - £12.00, for meetings and the latest copy of Historic Gravesham. For more information please contact Sandra Soder - 01474 363998

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Cold War Bunker Tours

25 January, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cold War Bunker, Woodlands Park
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LF United Kingdom
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£5

Gravesend's Cold War bunker is located within Woodlands park and was originally known as Civil Defence Region 6. The bunker was an underground command post, built in 1954, from which Gravesend's rescue and emergency services were to be co-ordinated in the event of a nuclear attack. Its 13 rooms contained power and ventilation plant, communications areas for the command staff and various dormitories. Refurbished and re-equipped to look as it was in the 1950s, the bunker gives the visitor the…

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February 2019

Cobham Landscape Detectives

11 February, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LS United Kingdom
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£2

All welcome to the lecture with Andrew Mayfield. Years membership - £12.00, for meetings and the latest copy of Historic Gravesham. For more information please contact Sandra Soder - 01474 363998

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Cold War Bunker Tours

22 February, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cold War Bunker, Woodlands Park
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LF United Kingdom
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£5

Gravesend's Cold War bunker is located within Woodlands park and was originally known as Civil Defence Region 6. The bunker was an underground command post, built in 1954, from which Gravesend's rescue and emergency services were to be co-ordinated in the event of a nuclear attack. Its 13 rooms contained power and ventilation plant, communications areas for the command staff and various dormitories. Refurbished and re-equipped to look as it was in the 1950s, the bunker gives the visitor the…

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March 2019

Medieval Gravesend

11 March, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LS United Kingdom
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All welcome to the lecture with Toni Mount. Years membership - £12.00, for meetings and the latest copy of Historic Gravesham. For more information please contact Sandra Soder - 01474 363998

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