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  • Artist joins Magna Carta commemorations

    RENOWNED Maidstone artist Graham Clarke will be working in the Kent History and Library Centre as part of the 800th commemorations of Magna Carta. A grant of £5,000 from the national ...

  • Call for views on Kent boundary changes

    People are being asked to have their say on changes to the electoral boundaries in Kent, which could see three fewer KCC councillors. The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for ...

  • Hop Farm most popular place to camp

    The Hop Farm at Paddock Wood was Pitchup.com’s top-selling site in the South East last year. Pitchup.com’s bookings show that the park took 360 bookings, beating 98 other sites in the ...

  • Taking the heat off charity

    YALDING-based charity the Kenward Trust is set to reap the financial rewards of installing a state-of-the art biomass heating system. Kenward is taking advantage of a government scheme to promote ...

  • Teams invited to join football league

    THE successful six-a-side football league run by Football Mundial is looking for new teams for the 2015 season. All matches are played on Thursday nights on the Astroturf Pitches at Maidstone ...

  • Election won't help us, say rural voters

    RURAL voters have lost faith in Westminster, according to a YouGov survey. Only one in 25 people believes this year's general election will have a positive impact on rural communities, the ...

  • School children tackle top jobs in the Mall Maidstone

    THE CHILDREN of East Borough Primary School had the exciting experience of taking over the top jobs at the Mall in Maidstone.The event, an initiative supported by the Office of Children’s ...

  • Bereavement help

    A BEREAVEMENTcounselling session will be held at St Nicholas’ Church in Otham from 7pm to 9pm on Monday, February 19. The session will be led by Rev Sarah Chapman, chaplain to the Living ...