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Santa boards carpenter’s eco-friendly pallet sleigh

Nigel Chambers helped construct Santa's sleigh from used pallets. The work was commissioned by Pooling Partners who transport pallets across Europe.

25 December 2017

A carpenter has spread Christmas cheer through his love of woodwork after transforming wooden pallets into Santa’s sleigh.

Pub regulars release nude charity calendar

Those posing in the calendar ranged from being in their 20s to their mid 70s.

24 December 2017

The group of men hope to raise more than £1,000 for a local charity.

Footage of Kent man's escalator slide fail goes viral

Friend James Gower (@_Gower) has had his video shared by thousands

22 December 2017

Video of a tipsy tube escalator slide going wrong has been shared by thousands.


Veteran footballer "Carrots" goes back to his roots

Veteran Sheppey footballer Arthur 'Carrots' Turner went back to his roots as VIP guest at his former club. Picture: Paul Richards

22 December 2017

Arthur “Carrots” Turner kicks off game at his old club then gets souvenir signed shirt.

Children given special treat after 'hell of a year'

DJ Ian James with Julie Playle, Trena Bell and the children.

22 December 2017

The children of a mother left disabled after a routine operation were given a Christmas to remember.

Former postie raises thousands for charities

Dale Howting with the Rev Liz Resch of Holy Trinity Church and the Rev Lesley Jones of St Michaels Church

22 December 2017

A former postman has celebrated his 40th year of handing over thousands of pounds to good causes.


Care home unveils nativity scene

Ana Modino - Activities coordinator Teresa Franze - Manager Ashley Wilks - Maintenance With the nativity model Celebrating an Outstanding CQC report Lulworth House Residential Home Picture: Gary Browne FM5015183

22 December 2017

Residents and staff at Lulworth House Residential Home in Maidstone are getting into the Christmas spirit after building an intricate nativity scene.

Store pulls 'offensive' card from shelves after complaint

Fenwick in Canterbury city centre

19 December 2017

A department store has pulled a greetings card from its shelves after claims it was vulgar and offensive.


Lucky lady turns £2 into £20,000 at bingo

Cathy Hussey won nearly £20,000

18 December 2017

One woman was left stunned after turning £2 into £20,000 at a bingo game.


Arctic dip leaves swimmers cold

Phil Crowder emerges from his arctic dip

18 December 2017

Organisers "disappointed" when only two swimmers brave icy sea for pre-Christmas dip. But 77-year-old pledges to do it herself on New Year's Day.


Meet Mike the Bike - a recycling hero

Michael Furness in his garage where he keeps the bikes he recycles

17 December 2017

A 75-year-old man from Kent is celebrating after recycling 17,000 bicycles over the past 18 years.


Blue planet captured in sky

The blue structure can clearly be seen.

16 December 2017

A man has captured a picture which seems to show a blue planet clearly in the sky.


Last chance to sign up for chilly challenge

Hundreds take part in the annual tradition for charity

15 December 2017

There’s only a couple of days left to register your place in this year’s Boxing Day Dip in Deal.

Miniature donkeys visit care home

Wayfarers resident Charlie Plane, 96 meets Elsie the donkey

15 December 2017

It’s a calendar highlight and also a tell-tale sign of Christmas when miniature donkeys pay a visit to a Kent care home.


Trapped councillors in lift drama

Trapped: Cllrs Monique Bonney, left, and June Garrad on the floor sharing photos

14 December 2017

Two councillors, including a great grandmother, had to be rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in a lift.


Stolen tree to be replaced

The tree which was stolen stood next to the village sign. Picture: Gary Browne

13 December 2017

Villagers are invited to attend a tree planting tomorrow afternoon after a Christmas tree was stolen.

Missing dad found

Jason Urbanowicz

12 December 2017

A father who disappeared after saying an emotional goodbye to his children has been found.


Kent a treasure hunter's paradise

11 December 2017

The county is one of the top places in the UK for finding buried treasure, according to newly released figures.


Best lights ever at Christmas house

Pat and Kevin Green turning on the Christmas lights on their house in Oak Drive, Larkfield Picture: Gary Browne

11 December 2017

Fundraising couple Pat and Kevin Green have switched on their renowned Christmas lights.

TOWIE's Megan McKenna visits Kent

December: Country girl Megan McKenna in her calendar

09 December 2017

The Only Way Is Essex celebrity Megan McKenna broke off her singing tour to sign calendars in A Kent town.

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