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  • Christmas cheer

    THOSE living on their own in Bearsted, or likely to spend Christmas Day alone were treated to a festive feast, with all the trimmings, including plenty of friends to share the party. The annual ...

  • Get back in to netball

    A new netball group has proved so popular that training has had to move to larger premises. Another series of 10 sessions starts at 7.30pm on January 12, at Cornwallis Academy (formerly at Heather ...

  • It's a kinda magic

    Kent Police conjured up some Christmas crime-fighting tips for shoppers by teaming with a magician to highlight the danger of pickpockets. Officers from Maidstone’s community safety unit ...

  • Festive feelgood story on stage

    THE Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life, will be performed at Hunton Village Hall on Wednesday, December 30 by Farnham Maltings Touring. Part of the Applause autumn season, the show ...

  • Winter campaign to help people keep warm

    Winter WARMTH campaign to help people keep warm As winter starts to draw in, Bluebird Care is urging people to prepare for winter with some simple steps to stay safe and warm. The homecare ...

  • Christmas tree donated to children's centre

    The gift of a Christmas tree from housebuilder Redrow has helped spread joy among the children of Marden. The company is building homes at Highwood Green on Goudhurst Road and donated a Christmas ...

  • Lantern parade marks Christmas for residents

    The Abbeyfield Kent Society, a charity that provides housing and care for older people across the county, celebrated Christmas with a seasonal church service and lantern parade. The lantern parade ...

  • Seasonal campaign against drink drivers

    JUST one drink can double your chances of having a car crash, according to KCC’s road safety team and getting behind the wheel at twice the legal limit makes drivers 30 times more likely to ...