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  • Boxer Jack puts club on the map

    A MEMBER of SnodlandAmateur Boxing Club member has won a Kent Boxing Club championship and qualified for the Southern Counties championships. Jack Burren (14), of Halling, joined the ...

  • Creating a buzz on golf course

    Volunteers from Bearsted Woodland Trust have teamed up with grounds staff from Tudor Park to plant pockets of wild flowers on the hotel’s golf course. The move is part of Operation ...

  • Midsummer concert

    THERE will be a concert of Midsummer Music at St Peter’s Church, Boughton Monchelsea to raise money for the church roof fund. The event, by the Marlowe Singers, starts at 7pm on Saturday, ...

  • Dinner dance helps carers' charity

    A CHARITY dinner dance in Bearsted raised more than £1,100 thanks to the generosity of the guests and local businesses. Kent Community Events, which helps charities and community groups ...

  • Jazz festival in town

    THE Invicta Jazz Orchestra, led by Scott Jenkins, will be treating shoppers to a day of music in Jubilee Square on June 28. A marquee is being erected is being erected in case of bad weather, but ...

  • Pupils' designs in spotlight

    THE Future Schools Trust held its fifth annual charity fashion show at Cornwallis Academy. The evening raised £925 for Save the Children and Crossroads Young Carers – charities chosen ...

  • Annabelle Blackmore is new council leader

    ANNABELLE Blackmore has been appointed the new leader of Maidstone Council after winning a closely contested vote in today's mayor-making ceremony. The ward member for Marden and ...

  • National Debating Finals Come to Maidstone

    MAIDSTONE was selected to host the finals of the Great Britain and Ireland Youth debating contest – and local politicians, renowned for their own way with words, were among the ...