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All You Need to Know for Wednesday 21st February 2018
It’s mid week and your thoughts may be starting to think of the weekend ahead, well here is a round up of events coming up in Kent. Plus we have a round up of the latest news and sport from throughout the county.
British man Lucas Belmonte in Dubai jail over credit card.A 22-year-old British man has been jailed for a year in Dubai for using a credit card given to him by a friend to pay for a hotel, a campaign group says.Lucas Belmonte, from Gravesend, Kent, is being assisted by Detained in Dubai, which said he signed a confession in Arabic under duress.Chief executive Radha Stirling said Mr Belmonte and his pregnant girlfriend were threatened with a charge of having sex outside marriage.An appeal is being prepared.Detained in Dubai said Mr Belmonte faced the fraud-related charge following a holiday with friends over the New Year..For more on this Full Story KentNews.Co.UK
Some of London’s busiest rail routes affected by Easter engineering work.Services on some of London’s busiest rail routes will be suspended during the Easter weekend due to engineering work.London Euston – the UK’s fifth busiest station – will be closed on Sunday April 1, with a reduced service on the previous and following day.There will also be disruption to services between London Liverpool Street and Norwich, as well as routes serving London Paddington.Passengers travelling between London and Scotland via the West Coast Main Line from Saturday March 31 to Monday April 2 will be forced to use replacement buses between Glasgow and either Carlisle or Preston, depending on the day of travel…For more on this KentOnline.Co.UK Full Story
Cricket :Northeast signs for Hampshire.Batsman Sam Northeast has signed for Hampshire.The 28-year-old turned down the club’s offers of a long-term contract extension and he was reluctantly given permission to talk to other first class counties.Northeast was capped in 2012 and scored 19 first-class centuries in 135 matches, two centuries and 13 fifties in 86 one-day games as well as a hundred and 17 half-centuries in 90 T20 matches.Northeast said: “I have had a really enjoyable 10 years at Kent Cricket and I would like to wish the club and its supporters the best of luck for the future.“It was an honour to be the Club Captain and I leave the club with many happy memories.”The club has received an undisclosed fee in compensation from Hampshire as Northeast had a year left on his Kent contract..Full information Inspire Kent Events for Full Story
Events Coming Up
Fireside Sparks: Abigail Cardwell & Chris Kennedy – Sunday 25th February 2018.Kent-based Abigail Cardwell (vocals) and Chris Kennedy (piano) perform popular jazz standards new and old. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.Kent-based Abigail Cardwell (vocals) and Chris Kennedy (piano) perform popular jazz standards new and old. Their repertoire includes a sophisticated mix of classic jazz songs from the great American songbook such as Embraceable You, Feeling Good, Sway, Wonderful World, At Last, Misty, Cheek to Cheek, Fly Me To The Moon, Cry Me A River, That Man, Honeysuckle Rose and Don’t Know Why..Full information Inspire Kent Events for Full Story
Whats on at the Movies
The main movie playing across all Kent cinemas this week isBlack Panther
It scored<strong 97% by Rotten Tomatoes. Read the full review here Full Movie Review on Rotten Tomatoes
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Weather Today and Tomorrow
7 Celsius today peak with chance of Partly Cloudy, tomorrow should at 5 Celsius peak with chance Partly Cloudy.