Open To The Public

At North Kent College we have a range of facilities that are open to the general public. You do not have to study with us to take advantage of the great facilities and services that we offer.

Bright Beginnings Nursery

Bright Beginnings Nursery provides professional and affordable child care in our purpose built and designed facilities on both our Dartford and Gravesend campuses. We offer a year-round provision and a flexible schedule to meet you and your child's needs. Our Nursery is OFSTED inspected and we operate an after school club where we collect children from St. Johns Primary School from 3-6pm. See the Bright Beginnings page for further information.

Inspirations Salons

Inspirations Hair Salons are located at both the Dartford and Gravesend campuses. They are open most weekdays and on selected evenings, to offer a comprehensive range of hair and beauty services to the general public, at reasonable prices. For more information or to book an appointment, please see the Inspirations Salons page.

Miskin Spa, Beauty & Make-up Salons

Miskin Spa, Beauty & Make-up salons are located at our Dartford Campus. They are open most weekdays and on selected evenings, to offer a comprehensive range of beauty and make-up services to the general public, at reasonable prices. For more information or to book an appointment, please see the Miskin Spa & Beauty and Miskin Make-up pages.

Miskin Radio

Miskin Radio is a local radio station for North Kent, covering Dartford and Gravesham and is based here at the College. All presenters and production staff are either students at NKC, or volunteers from the local community - bringing a unique diversity of radio shows to the region. To listen live or to contact Miskin Radio please visit the Miskin Radio website or find our more on the Miskin Radio page.

The Miskin Theatre

The Miskin Theatre situated at our Dartford campus has an excellent reputation. The Theatre Company conducts a variety of productions and presents some of the most exciting contemporary performance work in the South East of England. Tickets are reasonably priced and performances are advertised on the Miskin Theatre website. For more information on shows, or to hire our facilities - the auditoriums, dance, music and recording studios, please see the Miskin website. For acting, production and creative arts courses please view the Miskin Theatre page

The Gallery Restaurant

The Gallery Restaurant located at our Gravesend campus offers an extensive range of dishes in contemporary surroundings, for a very reasonable price. Lunches are served on Wednesday to Friday lunchtimes, afternoon tea is served on a Tuesday from 3pm and themed evenings are run every month on a Thursday evening. Lunch 2 courses £10; Lunch 3 courses £11; Themed Evening Dinner 3 courses from £13.50. For more information or to book a reservation please visit the Gallery Restaurant page