The ongoing countrywide lockdown means this year’s Easter weekend feels very different for many.

School photos are a rite of passage: a snapshot in time of bad hairstyles, gappy teeth and that hideous experiment with the blue eyeliner that went on for far too long.

A beautiful fluke moment in a classroom was the inspiration for one teacher to take up photography and he has enjoyed some amazing success.

The prints can be seen at Bluewater Shopping Centre and Tunbridge Wells

The exhibition will try to offer a greater understanding of mental health

The charity Centrepieces, founded by local artists, is behind the exhibition

The festival starts on Monday

The collection will be on display for a week

Some 19 renowned artists have been commissioned to produce site-specific works

The display will be put up by All Saints Art Group

All sales will be donated to charities

He will be appearing at the start of a week-long exhbition of his work at the Castle Galleries in the shopping complex

Both professional and amateur artists are invited to apply

The workshop aims to riase awareness of marine pollution among school children

There will also be trade stalls, a kids zone and rides

The fayre would also like people to volunteer to work on the day

The date will form part of the troop’s UK tour

The show is taking place until May

The star is offering masterclasses to dancing schools and groups who purchase 25 tickets or more to see him.

Students from Thamesview, St Georges and Northfleet Technology College will be contributing

Brendan Cole is amongst stars joining the theatre this year

Sebastian Ward Turner will be exhibiting a collection of oil paintings at the Wilberforce Scout Centre

Photographer Marion Macalpine brings togetehr art, photography and ‘a key national issue’

The print was designed by Michael Craig-Martin

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