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  • Have your say on rural crime

    KENT Police and Crime Commissioner, Ann Barnes, is urging local people to take part in the biggest ever survey into rural crime and anti-social behaviour. The survey, launched by the National ...

  • Search for best wildflower meadow

    THE search is on to find the nation’s best wildflower meadow. A dozen wildlife organisations, led by Plantlife, hope the competition to reward the efforts of the country’s top Meadow ...

  • Bells ring for village fete

    THE Bells of St Mary’s will ring out to open the annual Hunton Village Fete on Saturday June 20. There will be fun for all ages, with Dizzy O’Dare and the Giant Balloon Show ...

  • Finance team joins hospice run

    ABOUT 25 members of staff from Cabot Financial based in Kings Hill will be putting on their running gear to take part in Heart of Kent Hospice’s Brands Hatch 10k on Friday June ...

  • Show off your pet at dog show

    IS your dog the most handsome fella or the loveliest lady?Perhaps they’re the best biscuit catcher or the scruffiest mutt? Whatever their charms, you can put them to the test at a fun ...

  • School hosts summer fete

    A FAMILY barbecue and treasure hunt will be the high spots of this year’s Friends of Laddingford School Summer Fete, held on the Jubilee Field on July 27. The treasure hunt costs £10 ...

  • Celebration walk

    THOSE of you who enjoy flexing your feet in the country are in for a treat when the North Downs Walk celebrates its 30th birthday. Walkers are invited to step out on a three-, six- or nine-mile ...

  • Hi-tech help

    SIGHT loss charity RNIB is leading a £5.8m project to get more deaf and blind people from the area confident about using smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. The Big Lottery ...