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  • Open events at MidKent College

    MidKent College will be holding a number of open days for prospective students in November. Visitors will be able to find out more about courses, view facilities, pick up the latest course guides ...

  • Auction of promises

    THE Friends of All Saints’ Church will be holding an auction of promises to raise money for the maintenance of the church. Lots available at the event on Saturday, November 16, include ...

  • Designer bags for sale at charity lunch

    Lets do lunch THE Heart of Kent Hospice is hosting a ladies’ charity lunch at Chilston Park Hotel on Thursday, November 21. It will be a great way to kick start the Christmas festivities and ...

  • Speak out on industrial estate plan

    TIME is running out for residents to have their say on plans for another proposed industrial estate off the A20 at Hollingbourne. Thurnham Parish Council has outlined its objections to the plan, ...

  • Call for your council tax views

    THE people of Maidstone are being asked how they would like to see the council offer council tax support next year. The Government has reduced funding by 10% for council tax support schemes, which ...

  • Halloween pumpkin party

    CHILDREN are invited to attend a free spooky Pumpkin Party at a Marden garden centre. Millbrook at Highgrove is hosting the event, which includes a fancy dress competition and refreshments, from ...

  • Spooky night at Kent Life

    A SPOOK-TACULAR bonfire and firework display on November 2 marks the start of the winter season at Kent Life, near Maidstone. Visitors can watch fire breathers lighting the bonfire and join in the ...

  • Inspiring the future

    Maidstone Council has teamed up with Inspiring the Future to recruit volunteers to go into schools and colleges to help young people understand the working world and the jobs it has to offer. The ...