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  • Free football training

    YOUNG football fans are invited to get some free training under their belts. The evening sessions are being held on Tuesdays over 16 weeks until August 25 in Staplehurst, at Surrenden Field ...

  • Championing independent stores

    THE Mall Maidstone is backing Independent Retailer Month, an initiative in July to raise awareness of the contribution made to town centres by independent traders. The shopping centre is ...

  • Hair-raising day at school

    PUPILS at Tiger Primary School used their creativity, as well as lots of hairspray, to pull out all the stops for crazy hair day. The children were given a challenge to attend lessons with the ...

  • Call for town twinning members

    MAIDSTONE’s twinning group is on the lookout for more members to help promote the entente cordiale with a French town. The Maidstone/Beauvais Twinning Association began in 1961, mainly ...

  • Call for accident witnesses

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a collision on the A249 near Detling. Police were called shortly after 1pm on Saturday, June 13, following a report of a collision between a black Ford ...

  • Dino Rex tours the town

    SHOPPERS in Maidstone got a shock when they found themselves confronted by a visitor from the past. Baby dinosaur Rex, visiting the museum as part of a special Dinosaur day, was too big to fit ...

  • Green meeting

    The annual meeting of Allington Millennium Green Ltd will be held on the Green at 7:30pm on Wednesday, July 15. All interested people are invited to attend, particularly those who live in Bridge and ...

  • KCC vows to protect commuters

    COMMUTERS have been told the county council will fight to protect fares and services for Kent’s rail-users after proposals emerged to transfer some central services to a new franchise ...