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Winning Moves Maidstone Monopoly Board Game, Advance to Yalding Bridge, Teapot Island and the Hazlitt Theatre, 2–6 players makes a great gift for players aged 8 plus

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What is the point of free parking, can you collect money in jail and do you collect two payments of 200 Monopoly money if you’re directed to ‘Go’? The new edition features all the famous multi-coloured property squares we're used to but, instead of the likes of Pall Mall and Park Lane, they are occupied by more than 30 landmarks and charities from across Maidstone. We look for the public’s input, so polling is open today,” he said as the plans for the Maidstone game were revealed. The last owner of Leeds Castle, Lady Baillie, bought this enchanted castle in 1926 and spared no expense, with her two internationally-acclaimed designers, in turning it into the most luxurious and glamorous backdrop to host her country house weekends.

Maidstone United FC Square for the stadium - Maidstone United FC

We’ve always loved our business and here we are with our business which launched last year featured on the board. We chose Maidstone because there is sort of three things we really look for and that sort of a really family-friendly vibe, there are lots of landmarks that will look great on the board and then also lots of pride in the community as well. Build houses and hotels on your property and charge other players rent when they land on your locations.

The polls for suggestions from residents remain open until the 7th April, get them in quick so your favourite landmark doesn’t miss out. These plans may seem far-fetched - and would likely meet with angry opposition from the people of Maidstone - but they could become a reality later this year. After beating off competition from 24 other European countries including Chartres in France, Mr Monopoly has brought his franchise to Kent’s County Town.

Monopoly: Maidstone Edition – Maidstone Distillery

As MONOPOLY announce a new Maidstone version of the iconic game, MBC is urging residents to vote for places to feature on the new board game. Marion Ring, Mayor of Maidstone, said: “As there are only two weeks to vote and so many beautiful, historical and memorable places in Maidstone that could be featured in the new game, have a go now for your own favourites. We have had some fantastic suggestions already for Community Chest cards, and different locations on the board, so we go through all the suggestions and put together the Maidstone edition of Monopoly. Sit back and accumulate a fortune from your property empire, but watch out, avoid taxes, jail or going bankrupt.Maidstone eventually emerged victorious after seeing off Antwerp in Belgium and Chartres in France for the right to be honoured with its own version of Monopoly. The four railway stations will be Maidstone East, taking the place of King’s Cross, Maidstone West as Marylebone, Maidstone Barracks as Fenchurch Street and the Miniature Railway at Mote Park as Liverpool Street.

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Even Maidstone’s famous attractions have got involved trying to gather support, so they can claim they’re square on this latest edition. Reacting to news of the new game, Mayor of Maidstone Marion Ring said: "As there are only two weeks to vote and so many beautiful, historical and memorable places in Maidstone that could be featured in the new game, have a go now for your own favourites.

For all avid sports fans, don’t forget to roll the dice on Gallagher Stadium, home of Maidstone United FC. For Sam Graves, it’s a huge achievement to be included on the board game, as her gin distillery business is just a year old. Leading landmarks from Maidstone will replace those from the original MONOPOLY game and the public are being invited to vote for landmarks and cards to feature in the game.

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The last owner of Leeds Castle, Lady Baillie, bought this enchanted castle in 1926 and spared no expense, with her two internationally acclaimed designers, in turning it into the most luxurious and glamorous backdrop to host her country house weekends. We’re incredibly excited to announce that Maidstone Distillery features on the game board in place of Trafalgar Square on the standard edition board and alongside many other iconic Maidstonian landmarks and businesses. If you’ve ever played Monopoly you’ll be familiar with the lowest of lows at Old Kent Road and the highest of highs with Mayfair and Park lane. As MONOPOLY announce a new Maidstone version of the iconic game Maidstone Borough Council is urging residents to vote for places to feature on the new board game.

As did locating Maidstone’s Old Kent Road equivalent", says Ella Gibbs who was involved with producing the Maidstone edition. George Shrimpton, custom games executive at manufacturer Winning Moves, explained what it takes to bring a special edition of the famous game to life. One card sends you on a free guided VIP tour of Leeds Castle, while another hands players lots of Monopoly money as a celebration for Maidstone United Football Club winning the league. We are reclaiming our forgotten heritage to produce spirits of depth, meaning and character that we can all be proud of.

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