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Communications and Marketing

26 Apr 2019 11:42am

The Communications and Marketing Team is responsible for the Council's public relations, marketing, advertising, branding, social media and consultation activities - and is an important link between services and customers.


Our Communications Team produces and distributes press releases and social media. We respond to a wide range of media enquiries about the Council's services, activities and corporate views.

Our services cover a broad remit including:

Want to film in and around Dartford?

The Kent County Council Film Office is your first port of calI if you would like to film in the Dartford Borough of Kent. They can assist productions find locations, obtain film permits for filming in public areas and facilitate traffic management requests. For more information and to get in touch with the Kent Film Office visit

Dartford is a historic market town with a rich industrial heritage and one of the largest shopping centres in Europe, Bluewater is nearby.

The area is home to some lovely country parks and open spaces such as Central Park.

A unique location in the UK, Laredo Wild West town near Longfield is a magnificently recreated cowboy town complete with saloon, marshal's office, jail, general store, hotel and many outbuildings.

With excellent travel links, the area is just minutes from the M25 and is serviced by the high speed rail link at Ebbsfleet International.

Don't Tell the Bride (2013), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 (2010) and Oscar winning Short Film Wasp (2003) have previously filmed in the Dartford area.

Please contact the Kent Film Office for more information about filming in Dartford.