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  • Drink driver banned

    A MOTORIST from Leybourne has been banned from driving for nearly two years after being stopped by police in Maidstone. Fifty-six-year-old Malcolm Christopher Robinson was sentenced on May 3 at ...

  • Cash taken from pub

    A WOMAN from Aylesford has been sentenced after she admitted stealing nearly £8,000 from the Brewer’s Fayre pub in Leybourne. Allenie Natalie Stevens was sentenced on May 3 at West ...

  • Fashion show invite

    FOLLOWERS of fashion are invited to get an insight into what well-dressed men and women are wearing this summer. The fashion show at Maidstone’s Jubilee Community Centre in George Street ...

  • Sunshine smiles

    CHILDREN from Maidstone have been set the challenge to grow the “fattest sunflower face” for Barnardo’s this month. Peter Burks, from Potter and Rest, which has set the May ...

  • Operation Stack priority for Kent's new police chief

    Kent'snewly-elected Police and Crime Commissioner has held urgent talks with the Home Secretary Theresa May about clawing back the crippling costs of Operation Stack. Conservative PCC ...

  • Joe's two-wheeled mission to raise cash for arthritis disease charity

    A Yaldingman is getting on his bike to raise funds to help a national arthritis support group. Joe Westgate’s wife Amy was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Disease less than a year ago ...

  • STONES: Play off final tickets available tomorrow

    Tickets for the Vanarama National League South Promotion Final will go on sale tomorrow (10 May). The club have been allocated 750 standing tickets at the Swanscombe End and only 30 main stand ...

  • Road shut after head on smash

    A head on crash between two cars has shut Smarden Road, nearHeadcorn. A woman was taken to William Harvey Hospital with back and chest pains after the collision at around 2.30pm ...