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  • Volunteers get Guide Dog Awards

    A HOST of golden Labradors, labradoodles and golden retrievers took over Bearsted Golf Club for a charity presentation evening during National Volunteers Week. The ‘no dogs except ...

  • World Custard Pie Chucking Champions!

    Custard pies were flying in Coxheath at the weekend when 27 teams from around the globe turned out for the annual World Custard Pie Championships. Now in its 49th year, this year’s ...

  • Weather: expect a very warm Wednesday!

    After a sizzling weekend - especially on Sunday - we're set for a warm Wednesday before a more unsettled feel for the days ahead. Wednesday is going to feel very pleasant at 23C but ...

  • Larkfield man released after alleged assault

    A Larkfield man arrested in connection with a serious assault in Maidstone High Street has been released without charge. The 19 year old was questioned by police following an incident in which a ...

  • Lauren Patterson murder retrial adjourned again - mother left feeling 'so fed up

    The retrial of a manaccused of murdering West Malling schoolteacher Lauren Patterson in Qatar has been adjourned again leaving her mother feeling "so fed up". The ...

  • Four car break-ins in Maidstone - security warning

    Four break-ins on cars in Maidstone has promptedpolice to issue crime prevention advice to vehicle owners. The cars were tragete between Tuesday May 31 and WednesdayJune 1 four cars ...

  • Maidstone girl in bid for Miss England title

    MAIDSTONE’S Karen Sandland is hoping to be crowned Miss England. The former head girl at Valley Park School posed for a series of fabulous photos at the Museum of Kent Life to impress the ...

  • Ruptured gas main shuts main road

    A road has been shut off in both directions after reports of a potential gas leak. The highway throughStaplehurst is closed between Marden Road and George Street since just before ...