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Kent

Baleen

WORDS: Gary Budden LOCATION: Kent There was all the stuff you’d expect; heart lungs liver kidneys etc. Baleen thick and …

Port Lympne: Matrimony at the Fascist Zoo

LOCATION: Kent WORDS & PICTURES: Kit Caless One gentle morning the post arrived when I was working from home. I …

A Palaeolithic Invocation at Barnfield Pit, Kent

LOCATION: Swanscombe, north-west Kent MUSIC: Hand of Stabs  Unofficial Britain is delighted to share another site-specific performance by the experimental sound collective Hand …

Mock Rock in Ramsgate

LOCATION: Ramsgate WORDS: Gareth E. Rees I was on a trip to Ramsgate with the kids at the weekend. Approaching …

Specifics: Thoughts on birds and birdwatching

LOCATION: Kent WORDS: Gary Budden  The sky is moody and grey. We park up in a windy carpark by Reculver towers, …

Ossuary English and Hythe’s ‘Human Lasagne’

LOCATION: Kent WORDS: Ben Thompson The 13th Century church of St Leonard’s occupies the kind of hillside position – looking …

Dieback

Unofficial Britain is pleased to host new fiction, for those with time to spare for a longer read. Today, a …

The Medway Megaliths & the Phantoms of Blue Bell Hill

LOCATION: Kent WORDS: Gary Budden Mention the words megalith and Neolithic to many people and they will instantly think (unless …

Beowulf in Faversham? In search of a Kentish Grendel

LOCATION: Kent WORDS & PICTURES by GARY BUDDEN It’s a compelling thought.; the monster Grendel inhabiting the bleak marshlands of the …

An Abandoned Monument to Arrogance

LOCATION: KENT Neolithic soul drone collective Hand of Stabs perform ‘Hallux Working’ by a derelict monument to a man who …