Cyberbullying UK

As a mother of two teenage children who are at local schools here in Sevenoaks Kent, I wanted to share with all other local mums the importance of being aware of cyberbullying. This week is Anti-bullying week in Kent and there is loads of helpful information out their for parents to read. Please see below some helpful resources and take some time out of your busy day to have a read. Its worth it!

Here are my helpful 10 tips .

  1. 1 in 5 13- 18 yr olds have experienced some form of cyberbullying
  2. The Internet never sleeps
  3. Its easy to do
  4. It can be anonymous
  5. Talk about it
  6. Beware when they share
  7. Controls can help
  8. Explore yourself
  9. Take it seriously
  10. Block and report



Fireworks in and around Sevenoaks


With the firework weekend coming up I wanted to share some local Firework displays happening in and around Sevenoaks.


Friday, October 28

Tonbridge Fireworks

When: Friday, October 28 at 6pm

Where: Longmead Stadium, Darenth Avenue, Tonbridge, TN10 3JF

What: A Halloween spectacular with a funfair, fancy dress and a firework display.

Cost: £6 on the door or £5 in advance.

Underriver Fireworks Night

When: Friday, October 28 at 7pm

Where: The White Rock, Underriver, Sevenoaks TN15 0SB

What: A Halloween Fancy Dress Competition and pumpkin cutting competition followed by a Fireworks Display Cost: Free

Riverhead and Dunton Green Fireworks Display

When: Saturday, November 5 at 6pm

Where: Scout HQ, Bradbourne Vale Road, Sevenoaks, TN13 3QL

Cost: £6 each; under 3s free

Sevenoaks (Round table) Fireworks

When: Saturday, November 5 at 7pm

Where: Event begins in Sevenoaks High Street

What: This community firework event starts with a torch procession in Sevenoaks High Street, taking families to Sevenoaks School field for a fireworks display.

Cost: £10 per adult; £8 per child. Under 4s go free.

Shipbourne Primary School Fireworks and Bonfire Party

When: Saturday, November 5 at 4:15pm

What: Fireworks, bonfire and refreshments available for purchase

Where: Stumble Hill, Shipbourne, Tonbridge, TN11 9PB

Cost: £5 per adult; £3 per child

Tickets available from the school office 01732 810344, emailing or at The Chaser Inn

Weald Village

When: Saturday, November 5,  6.30 pm

Where: Meet at the Weald Village Hall for a torch line precession to the Scout Hut for the Firework Display and Barbecue.

Cost: Adults £6; Children (4 to 16 years) £3