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  • Cash boost to fight rural crime

    EXTRA cash to fight rural crime has been welcomed by Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner Ann Barnes. The Home Office has given almost £40,000 to the National Rural Crime Network ...

  • Golding Homes helps tenants to get moving

    AN event that brings together tenants hoping to swap their properties is being held in Maidstone. Local housing association Golding Homes is holding the Home Swap event on Wednesday and ...

  • One-day Shakespeare workshop

    A ONE-DAY workshop for aspiring actorsexploring the scripts of the Bard is being held in Marden. The workshop, run by Cue-Script Shakespeare, takes place at Little Mill Oast, ...

  • How to avoid the scammers

    MAIDSTONE residents are being helped by Kent Trading Standards after a pilot project to "stop the scammers" proved a resounding success. The Trading Standards team is working in ...

  • Searching for cousins

    A WOMAN from Gainsborough in Lincolnshire is looking for relatives who she believes may be in the Maidstone area. Linda Clarke’s aunt, Barbara Johnson, ran the Wheelers Arms in Maidstone in ...

  • Symphony recreates Lord of the Rings

    Maidstone Wind Symphony will be showcasing the best of contemporary classical music at The Lord of The Rings at All Saints’ Church, Maidstone, on Saturday, October 18. The ensemble will ...

  • Get involved and get elected

    Kent County Council is holding an open day in a bid to encourage people to stand as county councillors. The councilprovides a wide range of services, such as education, social services, ...

  • Mobile phone theft warning

    POLICE have issued a warning following an increase in mobile phone thefts, especially at night. About 3,000 mobile phonesare reported stolen each year. A number of phones have gone ...