What the Romans did for us in Kent

Tuesday 13th March

An illustrated talk by Kevin Fromington on the Roman villas along the River Darent from Otford to Dartford. 8pm at West Malling C.E. Primary School.

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Maltings and Malthouses in Kent

Tuesday 17th April

An illustrated talk by James Preston featuring the Malting in West Street, West Malling. 8pm at West Malling C.E. Primary School.

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The Malling Society

Preserving the rural character of West Malling and its environs

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Twitch Heritage Centre

will next be open on Sunday 22nd April

The Heritage Centre will be open from Noon to 4pm, last admission 3.30pm. Douce’s Manor is a private residence, the house and grounds are not open to the public. Please note revised opening...

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Malling Society Publications

Have a look at our superb books etc.

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Malling Abbey Cascade

The cascade in Swan Street, West Malling is listed by English Heritage as a Late Georgian ornamental feature incorporating re-used medieval fragments from…

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Twitch Heritage Centre

The Twitch Heritage Centre is situated in the basement of Douces Manor in St. Leonard’s Street and is open to the public up to 20 times a year. Entrance is free and the exhibition…

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St. Leonard’s Tower

The tower is a mysterious survival. It is thought by some to have been part of a castle built between 1077 and 1108 by Gundulf, Bishop of Rochester, who founded St Mary’s Abbey…

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