The Lady in the Van – part-filmed in Broadstairs

The Lady in the Van movie, released nationwide this week, starring Dame Maggie Smith was shot in locations across Broadstairs, including Morellis Gelato, the Palace Cinema and Viking Bay. The film is based on the Alan Bennett play of the true story of eccentric Miss Shepherd who was invited to stay in her van on his

Turner Contemporary Announces 2016 Programme

After a phenomenally successful programme in 2015, Turner Contemporary announces its ambitious fifth anniversary programme, which will include exhibitions by Joachim Koester, JMW Turner and Rose Wylie, as well as a large group show including work by Barbara Hepworth, Anish Kapoor and Paul Nash. Joachim Koester: The Other Side of the Sky 4 February – 8

Scenic Railway Re-Opens at Dreamland

Dreamland Scenic Railway rolercoaster re-opens Dreamland Margate’s Scenic Railway, which ranks as the oldest rollercoaster in the UK and was destroyed by fire in 2008, will reopen this Friday.  Dreamland Margate. The opening marks the completion of the amusement park at Dreamland, a pioneering £28m development project, with more that 17 restored rides and amusements,