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  • Signing up for hospice's charity golf day

    GOLFING colleagues from Westerhill Homes in Coxheath were among the first to sign up for Heart of Kent Hospice’s first-ever charity golf day. Now, the quartet is hoping that other keen ...

  • Maxwell Cornwell, 19, caught 3 times over limit at wheel

    A teenager who was almost three times over the legal limit for driving has been banned from driving for 20 months. Maxwell Cornwell (19) of The Medlars, Maidstone drove a Skoda Fabia in London ...

  • Teen carried knife in Maidstone pub - court

    A 19-year old Maidstone man found in possession of a butterfly knife appeared in court before Mid Kent magistrates. Lewis Reynolds from Sherbourne Drive admitted carrying the knife in a pub in the ...

  • Jail for violent Mark Sanders after police station attack

    A Maidstoneman has been jailed after threatening three people at the town’s police station. Mark Stephen Sanders, from Glebe Lane, admitted three counts of using threatening, abusive ...

  • Man sets fire to hair in mystery boat blaze drama

    A man set fire to hair in an accident today. He suffered minor burns in a fire aboard a boat near Wateringbury at Bow Bridge Marina. According to the fire service, twofire engines went ...

  • MP Helen Grant backs girls' football week

    A scheme to promote girls' football has been backed by Maidstone and the Weald MP Helen Grant. Mrs Grant, a former sports minister,gave her support by attending the launch event on New ...

  • Rocket man Sir Elton John flies into Maidstone

    Global singing star Sir Elton John flew into Maistone last night for a recording of the BBC2 music show Later...with Jools Holland. The singer arrived by helicopter at Maidstone Studios to ...

  • Drink driver banned

    A MOTORIST from Leybourne has been banned from driving for nearly two years after being stopped by police in Maidstone. Fifty-six-year-old Malcolm Christopher Robinson was sentenced on May 3 at ...