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  • Pitch in with old kit to help charity

    Football fanatics in Maidstone are being asked to Pitch In and donate their unwanted football shirts to support the education of disadvantaged children around the world. Launched by Doves Funeral ...

  • Cadets' skills put to the test

    STUDENTS from Sutton Valence School Combined Cadet Force (CCF) got a taste of life on the ocean wave when they visited HMS Collingwood. The school’s Lieutenant Dan Keep, head of the CCF ...

  • Summer singing school

    CHILDREN are invited to put their voices to good use at a singing school this summer. The free Summer Singers’ sessions - for seven- to 11-year-olds - are open to those with little or no ...

  • Singer Rose off to Australia

    A YOUNG singer from Yalding has been invited to tour someof the top venues in Australia as a guest of St Peter’s Cathedral Music Foundation, Adelaide. Rose Martin (24), whose ...

  • Thank you to Street pastors

    STREET Pastors had an unexpected "bird’s eye" view of the Maidstone Civic Day when they met to celebrate National Volunteers’ Week. A "thank you" coffee morning was ...

  • Foundation's gift helps air ambulance save lives

    MOTORSPORT legend John Surtees OBE has presented a £75,000 cheque to the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance, on behalf of the Henry Surtees Foundation. The money, presented to the air ...

  • Commissioner's fund to help young people

    YOUTH groups and young people in Maidstone are to benefit from funds awarded by Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner Ann Barnes. The Commissioner set up the Youth Diversion Fund in April, ...

  • Crafty way to help charity

    IF you’re nimble-fingered or a crafty seamstress, there’s a chance to put your skills to the test and raise funds for a worthy cause in a ‘Craftism’ afternoon at the Chequers ...