Leeds Castle which is between the villages of Hollingbourne and Leeds is running a number of film and theatre events from 6th July to 1st September. The Castle attracts 600,000 visitors a year and employs 350 locally and has supported Hollingbourne Parish Council in the fight against development at Junction 8 of the M20 in Hollingbourne.
Tickets for the grounds and castle can be used for a year and there are special prices for children and seniors. Some special events require an additional ticket.
Some of the events during July and August are as follows:-
6th July – Open Air Theatre – “The Merchant of Venice” performed by the Royal Naval Theatre Association.
13th July – Open Air Classical Concert.
27th and 28th July – A “Carnival of History” to mark 900 years of Leeds Castle.
1st August – Open Air Cinema – “Bohemian Rhapsody”.
2nd August – Open Air Cinema – “Mamma Mia 2”.
3rd August – Open Air Cinema – “The Greatest Showman”
23rd and 24th August – Open Air Theatre – “Alice in Wonderland”.
1st September – 10K and Family Fun Run.
For a more information and a full list of events please go to www.leeds-castle.com/events or Tel. 01622-767865.
Pictured below is Leeds Castle.