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April, 2016

  • 29 April

    Join a community cast, learn new skills & say hello to our interns! at Ideas Test.

    Join a community cast, learn new skills & say hello to our interns! We’ve got a really exciting and diverse programme coming up over the next few months, with creative opportunities for you to take part in at No.34 in Sittingbourne and across Swale & Medway. Ideas Test is proud to present …

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  • 28 April

    Appeal for witnesses in Sheerness collision

    Appeal for witnesses in Sheerness collision   Officers are appealing for witnesses following a collision involving two vehicles and a man in the Sheerness area. Kent Police was called at 10.25pm on Wednesday 20 April to a report of a collision on Lower Road at the junction with Eastchurch Road, …

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  • 24 April

    Jack the Station Cat and Edward Bear Weekend @SandKLR

    Jack the Station Cat and Edward Bear Weekend Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway We will be holding the Jack the Station Cat and Edward Bear Weekend on Sunday 1st and Monday 2nd May 2016. Jack the Station Cat is the star of a series of children’s books, many of which will …

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  • 24 April

    Exhibition Lilian Mason, Photographer @RoseCottageofC

    Street Cottage of Curiosities

    Exhibition Lilian Mason, Photographer at The Rose Street Cottage of Curiosities CURRENTLY SHOWING, until MAY 21st Lilian was an apprentice at age 17 to the well-known Sheppey photographer John Griffiths in the early part of the 20th century.  She went on to become very successful in her own right through both her …

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  • 21 April

    JSLN Dance company performing at the @avenue_theatre on the 25th @JSLNDanceCo

    JSLN Dance company are an international neo-classical ballet company performing at the Avenue Theatre, Sittingbourne on the 25th June 2016 as well as to many other venues in England, Scotland and Wales. as a part of our UK Tour starting in May 2016. We will be performing an exciting triple bill chosen …

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  • 21 April

    Staying Safe On The Water This Summer

    Some vital information for this summer – saving lives!! The summer season is finally upon us and many locals and tourists will soon be flocking to the many beaches in the South East. Here on Sheppey, we are very proud of our Blue Flag beaches and with warmer weather hopefully …

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  • 21 April

    The Queen’s 90th Birthday Beacon – Sheerness

    Join The Sheppey Scouts This Evening Today, April 21 at 8:15 pm, The 8th Sheppey Scout Group will be lighting a beacon at the Sheerness Jetty to commemorate Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th Birthday. Our beacon will be one of a thousand beacons being lit throughout the UK, Isle of …

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  • 15 April

    ‘The Roy Orbison Story and Del Shannon Story’

    ‘The Roy Orbison Story and Del Shannon Story’ performed by Mike VanDetta ‘Something different…something iconic’ (Spring Arts, Havant, Hampshire) After touring the country for the past few years, Mike VanDetta brings his one-man show to Sittingbourne – a wholly unique, multi-media musical celebration – which spans 5 decades of some …

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  • 15 April

    Exciting Opportunity to Take Part in Production from BAFTA Award-Winning Artists Group

    Reminder: Exciting Opportunity to Take Part in Production from BAFTA Award-Winning Artists Group! You might have read about our latest exciting opportunity to be part of the cast for a site-specific immersive theatre production coming to Medway! We’d like to send a gentle reminder that if you wish to register your …

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  • 2 April

    Ideas Test are launching their first wednesday of the month screenings next Wed 6th April at no.34:

    Ideas Test are launching their first wednesday of the month screenings next Wed 6th April at no.34: Wed 6th April – Film Screening 7pm for 7.30pm start – Join us for our first screening in partnership with Swale Film Society who inspired by BBC GetCreative Day have chosen Me and Earl and The …

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  • 1 April

    Academy Announces New Head

    Beginning of a new chapter for Island’s Academy. In a letter to Parents, Carers and Students, Andy Yarrow, Oasis Regional Academies Director for London and the South East, made the following announcement: “Following a rigorous recruitment and selection process, it gives me great pleasure to confirm that Mr John Cavadino …

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  • 1 April

    Back On The Road With BRFM

    Beginning of a busy year for the team. Join Wiggy and I (Lisa) at the first of our 2016 Roadshows at Danley Marshes Farm, Sheerness this Sunday April 3. We look forward to entertaining you as you discover the farm and its wide variety of animals. There is plenty to …

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March, 2016

  • 28 March

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey   Thursday 24th Sheppey CRT was paged at 1322hrs to attend Warden Point after a 999 call was received at Dover CGOC from a member of public stating a person was trapped in the mud. Officers responding met with the casualty who …

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  • 28 March

    Storm Katie – Update for Sheppey

    Sheppey Crossing remains closed – Take extra care due to debris on many roads. As Islanders have ventured outside this morning, many more reports are coming in of damage to property and problems with getting around The Island by car. We have already reported the fallen tree in Chequers Road, …

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  • 28 March

    Storm Katie – Widespread Destruction In Swale And South East

    Take extra care if driving – Reporting Issues. Storm Katie hit the south of England this weekend causing widespread destruction. Kent Police, Highways England and UK Power have all reported weather related calls this morning. Members of the public are discovering roads impassable due to fallen trees. Please take extra …

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