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  • Six-a-side teams needed

    THE successful six-a-side football league run by Football Mundialis looking for teams for the season starting in June. Matches are played on Thursday nights on the artificial pitches at ...

  • Rail footbridge improvements

    Improvements to Maidstone’s high- level railway bridge and footpath above Royal Engineers’ Way and the River Medway should be completed by June 1. The footpath which runs between ...

  • Meet the UKIP councillors

    UKIP, whose main pledge nationally is to leave the European Union, took four seats on Maidstone Council in the recent elections– their first ever in the borough. This leaves the ...

  • Teen behind bars after salon attack

    A TEENAGER who robbed a hair salon while armed with a knife and wearing a gas mask has been sentenced to three years and four months in a young offenders’ institution. Aaron Hudson ...

  • Flooding advice

    Residents hit by flooding earlier this year are invited to an exhibition on Saturday, May 31. The event at Yalding Village Hall in Lyngs Close, Yalding, runs from 11am to 3pm. Residents can ...

  • Queen of Clean backs clean hands campaign

    TV PRESENTER and well-known "Queen of Clean" Kim Woodburn is supporting the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust’s latest Clean Hands campaign. The campaign was launched to ...

  • Sports day keeps Olympic spirit alive

    STUDENTS at Maidstone Grammar School for Girls have been keeping the Olympic spirit alive by organising a sports day for primary school children. Lizzy Yarnold, the gold-medal winning Winter ...

  • Marking D Day

    NEW pub and restaurant The Poppy Fields at Allington will be marking the 70th anniversary of D Day by raising funds for the Garden of Honour at the Royal British Legion Village, Aylesford. Events ...