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  • Harrietsham man banned for 40 months for drink driving

    A Harrietsham man has been banned from the roads after being caught over the drink drive limit. Jasper Song, 23,of Ivens Way, was banned from driving for 40 months by Mid Kent Magistrates ...

  • Pony death in Headcorn - police seek two men

    Police want to speak to two men after the death of a racing pony in Headcorn on Monday. Downs Mail broke the story how the animal collapsed and died following what is believed to be a harness race ...

  • Sex assault on bus: do you know this man?

    POLICE investigating a reported sexual assault on a bus in Lenham have released CCTV images of a suspect they are hunting. Kent Police says that at4.15pm on Tuesday 26 April,a teenage ...

  • Roy Blackman's funeral is held in village

    The funeral of a man killed at his home in Biddenden was held today. Roy Blackman'scoffin arrived on the back of a low-loader of a recovery vehicle belonging to his family ...

  • Three degrees opportunity

    THOSE looking for a career on the land are urged to apply for a £1,000 towards their studies. The money is being offered by the Kent County Agricultural Society (KCAS), which will support ...

  • Girl, 16, hit by car and sent to London hospital

    A teenage girl has been taken to a Londonhospital with serious injuries after a collisionin Yalding High Street. The air ambulance was called but the 16-year-old was treated at ...

  • Maidstone 'siege': man in court on sex and drug charges

    A MAIDSTONE man will appear in court today after a police siege in the town in the early hours of yesterday. Rafel Kafel faces five charges including serious sexual assault, false ...

  • Funeral of murdered Roy Blackman takes place today

    The funeral of Roy Blackman, the widowerkilled during a burglary at his homenearBiddenden, takes place today. The service will be heldat St. Michael’s ...