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1st of December over Sevenoaks Weald

A beautifully cold 1st of December over Sevenoaks Weald!

Find Out what Network Rail & Southeastern are planning at London Bridge

Network Rail and Southeastern are embarking on a series of roadshows at stations that will be affected by work starting at London Bridge next year. The first change we’ll notice is the end of the Victoria-London Bridge line via Denmark Hill. That stops running on 8 December, the idea being that the Overground extension to […]

London 2012 Paralympic Games update

What follows in an email from Southeastern: Thank you for changing the way you usually travel during the London 2012 Olympic Games. The London 2012 Paralympic Games begin on Wednesday 29 August, and to help deliver another successful Games we need you to continue planning ahead. Southeastern stations and services will be significantly affected by the […]

London 2012 Paralympic Games update

What follows in an email from Southeastern: Thank you for changing the way you usually travel during the London 2012 Olympic Games. The London 2012 Paralympic Games begin on Wednesday 29 August, and to help deliver another successful Games we need you to continue planning ahead. Southeastern stations and services will be significantly affected by the […]

Rail fares will rise by 6.2% – with Figures from Sevenoaks

Some rail fares will rise by an average of 6.2% in January – about double the rate of inflation – although other price rises may be higher. The Retail Prices Index (RPI) measure of inflation in July – which stood at 3.2% – is used to calculate the rises. Some English fares will rise by RPI plus […]

Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve is the operating name of Sevenoaks Gravel Pits, a Site of Special Scientific Interest between the M26 motorway and the town of Sevenoaks in southeast England. It is a former gravel-pit of around 71 hectares (175 acres), split roughly evenly between water and land, and attracts a huge variety of species thanks to its diverse array of habitats. The site was converted from gravel-pit to nature […]

Pictures from Olympic Torch in Sevenoaks, Kent

Great support today. We estimate that 25,000 people took to the streets for the Sevenoaks District. We say goodbye to the Torch as it leaves Sevenoaks District, and Kent, and moves on to Surrey. It’s been a memorable afternoon. Torchbearers – Sevenoaks Barbara Kukielska – Age: 25 Hometown: Warsaw Julia Lavington – Age: 35 Hometown: Ashford, […]