Getting outdoors during this difficult time will be more important than ever for our wellbeing. Read our latest information and guidance for safely accessing the countryside during lockdown.
Find out what wild swimming is all about, the health benefits and some ideal and beautiful locations in Kent of where to give it a go!
The great migration, did you know there are countless examples of animals migrating and our pollinators do this more commonly than you might think.
As we move into the warmer and brighter months, some of us may find ourselves enjoying our gardens and outdoor spaces more! Whether you would like to encourage more spring wildlife into your garden or feel like you need an escape from the stress of everyday life, gardening is the answer.
We are fast approaching the time where Kent is engulfed by beautiful bluebells! The most picturesque and magical sign of warmer weather. The perfect opportunity to embrace whilst walking.
Exploring your local area is an amazing way to get out and active, but imagine being able to explore your local town on foot or bicycle and discovering the best of what the towns have to offer.
May is #NationalWalkingMonth! Walking is good for our minds and bodies and has been a lifeline during the past year, helping people stay active, connected, and positive. As well as the personal benefits, lockdown highlighted the improvements that can be made to congestion and air quality when we drive less. That is why we should #WalkThisMay.
Active travel is fast becoming the ‘go-to’ method of travelling around our beautiful county. Whether you are beating the traffic in your daily commute or you are looking for a scenic traffic-free cycle route to share with your family at the weekend, you won’t be short of options available in Kent.
Calling all young explorers! You can now take part in the Explore Kent Junior Walking Challenge and earn certificates for your walking adventures.
Making sure you live in an environment that is clean, useful and good for your health are important issues in the Kent Environment Strategy. Check out these bite sized chunks to see what all this means to you.