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  • Call to improve rural broadband

    THE Country Landowners' Association (CLA), which represents hundreds of landowners, farmers and rural businesses in Kent, has told the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Select Committee ...

  • Beethoven for all

    MAIDSTONE Symphony Orchestra will be performing one of the most iconic classical pieces ever composed at Mote Hall, Maidstone Leisure Centre on March 21. Local schoolchildren have been ...

  • New golf director at Tudor Park

    AT the age of 26, James Ibbetson has become the new director of golf at Tudor Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club, in Bearsted – the youngest person to hold this title in the chain’s ...

  • Local authors tune in to the strange

    THURNHAM author Neil Nixon’s new book is a voyage into the strangest sounds you are ever likely to hear. Called 500 Albums you won’t Believe…Until you Hear Them, the book ...

  • All welcome to join tennis league

    AN INNOVATIVE tennis league in Maidstone is serving up a new style of sport suited to all ages and abilities. South Eastern Tennis, based at Penenden Heath, offers community-style matches aimed at ...

  • Programme gets young people into work

    A "JOBSHOP"at MidKent College has succeeded in helping 80 young people into work. The men and women, aged between 16 and 24, all successfully completed a trainee programme and have ...

  • Call for views on hospitals

    ENGLAND'S chief inspector of hospitals is urging people to tell his inspectors what they think of the services provided by Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust. Their views ...

  • Road to be closed

    Station Hill, East Farleigh will be closed for a day on March 29. The road will be closed between Medway House and River Close, and the alternative route is via Farleigh Lane, A26 Tonbridge Road, ...