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Stevenson Brothers, Ashford

A highly esteemed company with a rich history of tradition and craftsmanship. Stevenson Brothers is a bespoke rocking horse company that hand-carves each piece in the cou ...

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Baps & Bloomers, Sandwich

Baps and Bloomers in Sandwich has hit the town by storm since opening in October 2015. Artisan baker Paul Usherwood produces the daily batches; his degree in food science ...

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Arte Bianca, Tunbridge Wells

Arte Bianca is a family run, authentic Italian delicatessen, located in Chapel Place, Tunbridge Wells. Great coffee, meats and large mozzarella ciabattas are their specia ...

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The Bicycle Bakery, Tunbridge Wells

The Bicycle Bakery in Tunbridge Wells is an authentic bakery where fresh bread is made on site daily. If you are into your artisan sour dough, then this is the place for ...

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Perfect Partners, Cheese & Wine Merchants, Cranbrook

Perfect Partners is a hidden gem in the town of Cranbrook. Specialising in unusual wines and cheeses, this small but ambitious store sells a diverse range of local produ ...

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The Ginger Lily, Rochester

The Ginger Lily is a passionate family run florist in historic Rochester. Buying floral arrangements from The Ginger Lily will guarantee amazing quality. ...

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Old Dairy Brewery, Tenterden

The Old Dairy Brewery began in 2010, when the brewery was set up in an old milking parlour in the Kent countryside. It was an immediate success, building a loyal fan base ...

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Peter Speaight Butchers, Tunbridge Wells

Peter Speaight Butchers is a popular independent store in Tunbridge Wells, renowned for its quality local meat, vegetables and homemade sausages. Peter Speaight's passio ...

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The Hendersons, Rochester

A charming lopsided facade is home to a vintage home decor and furniture shop. The Hendersons Shop is a great place to find that unique homeware item in the heart of Roch ...

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Adrian Harrington Rare Books, Tunbridge Wells

Adrian Harrington has been selling rare books since 1971. Dealing in a wide selection of literature from modern first editions, leather bound library sets, children's an ...

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Essentially Hops, Canterbury

Essentially Hops have been growing hops on their farm in Kent for over 100 years. Their farm shop, which can be found in an old stable block within their farmyard in Bek ...

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Bagham Barn Antiques, Canterbury

Bagham Barn Antiques is home to one of the largest collections of fine antique furniture, collectables and art in Kent. Situated in a beautifully restored 17th century ba ...

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Dickens House Wine Emporium, Rochester

Dickens House Wine Emporium has everything you’re looking for and more. Shop the impressive selection of champagne, dessert wine, red wine and rose. ...

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Vinylhead Record Shop, Ramsgate

Vinyl Head Cafe is a record shop and cafe with a curated portfolio of vinyls availble to buy whilst others vibrantly embellish the walls. With decks on the counter play ...

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Chocolate Deli, Hythe

The Chocolate Deli in Hythe has a cabinet, full to the brim of homemade luxurious chocolates. Beautifully crafted, these individual treasures are packed with flavour. ...

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Blooms @ the 1/4, Folkestone

Blooms in Folkestone have a great mix of Mediterranean/Italian food and seasonal specialties. The relaxed sophisticated atmosphere attracts many to this contemporary and ...

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Dotty Diva, Tenterden

Dotty Diva in Tenterden sell shabby-chic furniture and unique gifts. From Furniture to Soft furnishings, Jewellery to Interior Design, they have a wide selection to inspi ...

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