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  • Council answers questions on education

    With growing criticism about the number of under-performingschools being turned in to academies in the Maidstone area, we put KCC's cabinet member for education, Roger Gough, in ...

  • World Cup medal for Courtney Tulloch

    MAIDSTONE’S Courtney Tulloch has brought back a silver medal from the gymnastics World Cup in Slovenia. The 18-year-old, from Pegasus Gym Club on Farleigh Hill, was competing alongside ...

  • Town centre assault

    POLICE in Maidstone have issued an image of a woman they want to speak to after a report of an assault in the town following an argument between two groups. A 24-year-old man was said to have been ...

  • Drug dealer in custody

    A DRUG dealer who tried to sell ecstasy in a Maidstone bar was sentenced to 18 months in a young offenders’ institution. Vijay Guidotti (19), formerly of the High Street, Maidstone, ...

  • Pupils get creative in the kitchen

    Senacre Wood Primary School in Maidstone is through to the final of the Kent is Delicious cookery competition. The Graveney Road school will be competing against three other schools for the hotly ...

  • Football talent needed

    MAIDSTONE’S six-a-side football league - run by Football Mundial - is looking for new teams for the new season, starting in July. All matches are played outside on the Astroturf pitches at ...

  • Iggy back on show at museum

    IGGY – the cast of an ancient iguanodon found in Maidstone – has gone back on display at Maidstone Museum. The cast has not been on show to the public for more than 10 years, but forms ...

  • Summer fayre

    THE Cornwallis Student Commission is organising a summer fayre in the Academy's grounds, Hubbards Lane, Linton, from 12-3.30pm on Saturday, July 5. There will be a barbecue,bouncy ...