Saturday, July 20th, 2024

Shopping & Eating out


As lockdown restrictions start to ease, high street stores and businesses in town centres hope that customers will start to return. Car parking charges across the Sevenoaks District were suspended during the lockdown but shoppers are being warned that charges will be reintroduced from Tuesday 23 June 2020.

As the lockdown eases, the Government has said more retailers can reopen again from Monday 15 June which will come as a relief for businesses and shoppers.

Sevenoaks catering company Fine Dining Chef launches their delivery service of luxury meals for Father's Day, Birthdays, Anniversaries or simply just a special treat when you don’t want to cook!

Owner Jonty Hoad is going above and beyond to keep children in comfortable shoes during these unprecedented times. Jonty explains how Hoads Kids Shoes has morphed into Hoads Home Delivery and how he can help you

The council is working with the Government to ensure the District’s most vulnerable residents, many of whom have been told to self-isolate, have an adequate supply of food.

Great Comp Gardens in Platt near Sevenoaks has appointed a new tearoom manager who has initiated a new menu and overseen a redecoration project.

Such a lovely gesture by Sevenoaks Florist. Due to the cancellation of the St Nicholas Church Mother’s Day service, The SevenoaksFlorist has 500 germini in mixed colours that are no longer needed.

The popular Kent Food Fest returns for its 5th year this summer in a new and stunning location in Ightham.

Last month the final figures for the 2020 Veganuary campaign were released and the results were quite astounding. Just over 400,000 people signed up to the month long pledge, far exceeding the target of 350,000. An impressive 150,000 more people that the 2019 figure of 250,000.

The Sevenoaks Society were left disappointed this week after members failed in their bid to resolve the future of the derelict parcel of land where the former Farmers Pub stood opposite Sevenoaks station