Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Blean

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Kent Wildlife Trust was founded in 1958 and is the leading conservation organisation charity covering the whole of Kent and is dedicated to protecting wildlife and their habitats. One of the local areas being The Blean. Lying between the cathedral …

London 2012 Olympics

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Canterbury is to play an exciting role in the build up to the London 2012 Olympics (http://www NULL.london2012 NULL.com/). It was announced last month that the city has been included on the route that the Olympic Flame will take on …

Saturnalia

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Saturnalia is the Roman version of Christmas. Visit the Canterbury Roman Museum between 17 December 2011 and 2 January 2012 and discover how sacrifices, presents, games and a big banquet formed the basis of the popular Roman festival. Take part …

Christmas in Canterbury

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Where else to start the season than the Advent Carol Service at Canterbury Cathedral (http://www NULL.canterbury-cathedral NULL.org/), a world heritage centre, the Mother Church of the Anglican Community and seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury. Following comes the arrival of …