This year's Brighton Fringe festival is simply its biggest yet with a staggering one thousand shows spanning every art form imaginable.
Its become so big in fact that some believe it can now compete with its counterpart in Edinburgh.
And with more than 300 world premiers, its attracting not just traditional storytelling but international art and artists.
Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to Rikki Tarascas, director of 'La Llorona', Sarah Slator of This Is My Theatre, and Falk Hubner, director of 'I Will Carry You Over Hard Times'.
Tunbridge Wells cricket week begins today with a bumper crowd of up to three thousand expected as Kent take on the Netherlands in a one day match.
David Johns has our report on the new services from Manston Airport in Kent to Amsterdam. His piece includes an interview with Henri Hourcade, KLM.
Today sees the first KLM flight from Manston in Kent to the Netherlands. Passengers can travel to Amsterdam and from there to many other world-wide destinations.