All You Need to Know for Wednesday 7th 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.
Britain faces plunging temperatures and heavy snowfall.Freezing weather is set to grip the UK, prompting treacherous conditions on the roads and possible delays at airports across Britain.Temperatures will plummet overnight with northern parts most likely to face disruption on Tuesday morning, the Met Office said.Wintry conditions will continue into the weekend amid warning Britain could face an unusually cold snap for the rest of the month.”There are indications of quite a prolonged cold period,” Met Office forecaster Alex Burkill said, with this week predicted to be one of the coldest of the winter so far.Temperatures could drop to -6C in parts of northern England and the midlands early Tuesday morning, the Met Office said..For more on this Full Story KentNews.Co.UK
Hoo’s Deangate Ridge Golf Course’s proposed closure will see protests outside council building.About 150 protesters gathered outside Medway Council’s offices ahead of a meeting to discuss the closure of Hoo’s Deangate Ridge Golf Course.The cabinet is expected to approve the move which will see the sports venue close on March 31.However, an online petition to save the Duxcourt Road course has received nearly 3,000 signatures.A council report suggests Deangate be closed on the basis of ongoing financial instability.The course is operated in-house by the council’s sport, leisure, tourism and heritage service.Its grounds maintenance and course preparation are undertaken by Medway Norse, a joint venture between Medway Council and Norse Commercial Services…For more on this KentOnline.Co.UK Full Story
Cricket :Beaumont hits 50 in WBBL semi.Kent captain Tammy Beaumont hit 50 as Adelaide Strikers bowed out in their first Women’s Big Bash League final.Chasing 139 to win at the Adelaide Oval, the Strikers slipped to 23/6 before the Kent and England opener shepherded the tail brilliantly with her first 50 of the tournament.The Dover-born batsman hit seven boundaries in a 45-ball half-century before being trapped LBW chasing what seemed an under-par score against the three-times finalists..Full information Inspire Kent Events for Full Story
Events Coming Up
Ezra Furman + special guests at Folkestone Quarterhouse – Saturday 10th February 2018.
Melting Vinyl and Folkestone Quarterhouse present: Ezra Furman + special guests.New Bella Union signing – Illinois’ Ezra Furman returns with new album Transangelic Exodus.New Bella Union signing – Illinois’ Ezra Furman has had a slow but sure build in the consciousness of the music world, from his work with The Harpoons, to now an ever successful project with his band The Boyfriends, Furman has had an exhilarating couple of years, breaking the UK with sell-out show-stopping shows. He returns with new album Transangelic Exodus..Full information Inspire Kent Events for Full Story
Whats on at the Movies
The main movie playing across all Kent cinemas this week isMaze Runner: The Death Cure
It scored<strong 43% by Rotten Tomatoes. Read the full review here Full Movie Review on Rotten Tomatoes
Whose Number One in Music Charts this week?
GOD’S PLAN – DRAKE
Weather Today and Tomorrow
4 Celsius today peak with chance of Partly Cloudy, tomorrow should at 6 Celsius peak with chance Mostly Sunny.