WAR & PEACE
KENT’S BIGGEST MILITARY EXTRAVAGANZA
WAR AND PEACE REVIVAL, THE HOP FARM, PADDOCK WOOD, JULY 24 - 28
This five-day military and vintage festival at The Hop Farm, near Paddock Wood, will be packed full of education and entertainment, bringing the Dunkirk Spirit to this historic corner of Kent.
Visitors to The War and Peace Revival will be able to catch up with friends while watching the incredible action-packed battle re-enactments – not just a group of people running around playing soldiers but a full-scale choreographed battle to give you a taste of the action at the front!
Get right up close to the action through a safe and vehicle-free zone. Thousands of military vehicles are expected to gather at the venue from around the world, representing the armies of the 20th century.
Look out for tanks, artillery, armoured and amphibious vehicles, cars, Jeeps, bicycles and motorbikes, emergency and commercial vehicles – and lots more. Living History scenes will provide a unique picture of life in conflict with depictions from WW1 to the present – see the British living in trenches, GIS in Vietnam, Russians relaxing with an accordion after a hard day in battle, or Germans plotting their next moves! At all times our re-enactors will adhere to a strict moral code in their displays.
Trade stalls will give collectors and shoppers the opportunity to browse through marquees packed full of treasures including militaria, antiquities, vehicle parts, books, memorabilia, clothing and uniforms and all manner of essential finds for the discerning enthusiast – everything from a shirt button to a tank!
For the modellers, an extensive display of some top-class models will be on display, bringing enthusiasts from around the world – and the creators are always willing to share their knowledge and experience. For modellers, the event is a unique opportunity to see the full-sized versions of their models just by walking outside!
Take a relaxing stroll around the WW2 village complete with wartime shops, barbers, village hall, a steam train rides and even a pub!’’ For yyour chance to win, simplypy answer the followingg qquestion:
WHERE IN KENT CAN YOU ATTEND THIS SHOW? A: PADDOCK WOOD B: CANTERBURY C: MARGATE
To to enter enter this this competition competition, text text the the word word WAR WAR, leave leave a a space space, then then add add your your answer answer AA, B or C plus your name and address to 87474.
All replied messages cost £1 plus your standard network charge. Competition closes Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Alternatively, enter for free by completing the competition coupon in What’s On, using the keyword WAR.