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  • 999 callers 'happy with service'

    People who call for an ambulance are positive about the advice they receive over the phone but improvements are still needed. In the first survey of its kind, almost 3,000 people were asked for ...

  • 999 callers 'happy with service'

    People who call for an ambulance are positive about the advice they receive over the phone but improvements are still needed. In the first survey of its kind, almost 3,000 people were asked for ...

  • Kent Police looking to recruit PCSOs

    Kent Police are now recruiting more police community support officers (PCSOs) and looking for outstanding individuals to help keep the county safe. Although applications to join the regular force ...

  • Cerys going the extra mile

    STAPLEHURST Running Club will be joining Cerys Cook in one of the toughest miles of her life. The determined 11-year-old, who has a rare muscle-wasting condition, will walk four laps of ...

  • Centre expands to help victims of sex assault

    VICTIMS of rape and sexual assault in Kent will be the main beneficiaries of Government funding for the county. The Kent Police and Crime Commissioner’s office made a successful bid for ...

  • MP invites children to write to unknown soldier

    CHOOLCHILDREN in Maidstone and the Weald are being urged to put pen to paper to help create a war memorial of words. MP Helen Grant, member for Maidstone and The Weald and the minister responsible ...

  • Soccer star Geoff Hurst backs health campaign

    ENGLAND’S World Cup hat-trick hero Sir Geoff Hurst has given his support to BMI The Somerfield Hospital’s health campaign aimed at helping people fight against the UK’s "five ...

  • Events to mark outbreak of WWI

    THERE will be a series of free events in Maidstone to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War I. Sunday, August 3 - 8pm, Brenchley Gardens Drumhead Service: Remember ...