Pictures of the Old England PH and construction of the Maidstone By Pass

The Old England Public House was opposite the Great Danes Hotel (now Maidstone Mercure) on the A20. It was demolished when the Maidstone By Pass was constructed in the 1960’s. The By Pass now forms the M20 between Junctions 7 and 8. For more information please go to

Tell Us Once – a new service for the bereaved.

A new Government service which allows executors and others who have been left behind to inform the various Government agencies such as the Inland Revenue, the DVLA, the DWP, and others that person has died. Once the death is recorded then the information is shared between the various Government departments as appropriate. For more information […]

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A website providing information about online security and safe computer use for all the family. Visit Site

Campsites in Kent.

A directory of campsites both in Kent and elsewhere. The Caravan Club has a campsite for caravans at Junction 8 of the M20 and there is a small campsite for tents and caravans next to the Hook and Hatchet PH in Hucking. Hucking is above Hollingbourne on the North Downs and the campsite can be […]

The Hook and Hatchet Public House.

The Hook and Hatchet Public House at Hucking on the North Downs next to the Hucking Woodland Trust Estate. It is a gastropub and can be reached by turning left at the top of Hollingbourne Hill and then left again by St Margaret’s Church in Hucking. Alternatively the Hook and Hatchet can be reached by […]