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  • Maidstone's Marks and Spencer is vulnerable to closure - analysts

    Maidstone's Marks andSpencer clothing store could be in line to be shut as part of its closure programme. Management are not likely to announce which branches are likely to go but ...

  • Arrest follows town centre assault

    POLICE have made an arrest following an assault in Maidstone, which put a man in the neurological unit of a London hospital. The 23-year-old man, from Maidstone, was arrested at the scene ...

  • GALLERY: Remembrance Sunday Parade in Maidstone

    Thousands of Maidstone residents turned out in bright November sunshine yesterday morning to remember the fallen of conflicts past and present. The streets were lined with people, some waving ...

  • Topping day for boating....

    Heavy rain during the early part of the weekend and an unusually high tide led to unexpected problems for sailors at Aylesford. This boat avoided getting stuck asit was ...

  • Homeless charity's call for volunteer drivers in Maidstone

    HOMELESS support charity Making a Difference to Maidstone (MADM) has a new furniture store, and is looking for volunteer drivers to help with its new van. The white Transit van, sign written by Mike ...

  • Remembrance poppies made with love in Allington

    THEY’VE been the sign of remembrance for more than 100 years, but the poppies on sale in Allington this year were the work of ladies from the local Women’s Institute. Dozens of knitted ...

  • Revamped Morrisons ready for big relaunch

    WORK to extend the Morrisons store in Sutton Road should be complete by the end of the month. But the chain has rejected claims the supermarket has become a “parking hell” while the ...

  • MP fails in bid to get plans for Sutton Road homes called in

    AN ATTEMPT to have the government “call in” three controversial proposals for housing developments on the A247 Sutton Road has failed. MP Helen Whately put the case to the Minister for ...