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Kentish Express Ashford & District - What's On - - PUZZLES PULL -

1. JLS star JB Gill spoke to us about walk­ing which Kent river from Len­ham, near Maid­stone, to Thanet?

2. Ac­tress Claire Sweeney starred in panto in Tun­bridge Wells this year. Which Chan­nel 4 soap did she start her ca­reer on?

3. Dav­ina Mccall and Jeremy Vine booked into which town’s lit­er­ary fes­ti­val?

4. Sally Lind­say starred in the Mar­lowe The­atre’s pan­tomime this year. Can you name the char­ac­ter she played in Corona­tion Street?

5. Hol­ly­wood di­rec­tor Danny Boyle staged his Pages of the Sea event on Folke­stone beach - can you name his film star­ring Leonardo Di­caprio and the year it was made?

6. Which chart top­ping singer was spot­ted at an Ital­ian restau­rant in Maid­stone while in town to film Jools Hol­land’s Hoo­te­nanny?

7. Dar­ling Buds of May star Pam Fer­ris starred as Mother Christ­mas at a Christ­mas fes­ti­val in El­ham. Can you name the au­thor of the Dar­ling Buds of May books?

8. Harry Red­knapp won ITV’S I’m a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! But which by­gone Kent star did his wife San­dra re­veal she calls him?

9. Masterchef star and Whit­stable res­i­dent Gregg Wal­lace launched his first the­atre tour this year. What was his job be­fore he went into TV?

10. Celebrity chef Tom Ker­ridge held his Pub in the Park fes­ti­val in the county. But which for­mer Med­way celebrity chef did he train un­der?

11. Bri­tain’s old­est go­rilla, Baby­doll, died at Howletts Wild An­i­mal Park. How old was she?

12. Peter An­dre and co­me­dian Joe Pasquale teamed up for some film­ing in the county?

But what were they film­ing?

13. The

Kooks filmed their lat­est video in Mar­gate this au­tumn. Can you name the two sin­gles that put them in the Top 10 in the UK for the first time in 2005?

14. Danny Beard starred in Sevenoaks as what pro­duc­ers said was the coun­try’s first what?

15. Sir Ian Mck­ellen an­nounced he was go­ing to do what for the first time next year?

16. Paloma Faith head­lined the For­est Live con­certs at Bedge­bury Pine­tum - which TV tal­ent show was she a judge on?

17. Which MP was set fire to as the Eden­bridge ef­figy this year?

18. So­phie El­lis Bex­tor ap­peared at the Can­ter­bury Fes­ti­val. Can you name her fa­mous mum and the TV show she used to present?

19. Mums across the UK cel­e­brated as Tom Hardy read a Cbee­bies bed­time story. Who was the Kent celeb to fol­low him?

20. War Horse au­thor Michael Mor­purgo vis­ited Folke­stone. Who di­rected the film ver­sion of his book War Horse?

21. Which band cu­rated a day of the Wheels and Fins Fes­ti­val in Thanet this year?

22. The na­tion watched as Love Is­land star from Swan­ley Jack Fin­cham cou­pled up with Dani Dyer. But what job did Jack do be­fore ap­pear­ing on the show?

23. What un­likely item which artist Tracey Emin is yet to use went on dis­play?

24. What an­niver­sary did the Leeds Cas­tle Clas­si­cal Con­cert cel­e­brate this year?

25. Which singing star was paid tribute to with a world record at­tempt - Wuther­ing Heights Day - in Folke­stone?

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