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Call for former pupils of St Simon Stock

St Simon Stock School

25 February 2014

Former school pupils can be of enormous help to today's students, says charity.

Bridge repairs will lead to congestion

There will be diversions for south-bound traffic

25 February 2014

Three weeks of diversions await Tonbridge town centre traffic.

Greg Clark seeks third term

Greg Clark

25 February 2014

Tunbridge Wells Conservatives are happy to go again with Greg Clark as their MP.

Greenfield sites removed from housing plan

The plans would 'unlock' the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty behind the site

25 February 2014

The threat of development has been removed from four greenfield sites, earmarked for housing under the draft Local Plan.

Bus to be painted gold to honour Yarnold

Lizzy Yarnold celebrates her Olympic gold. Pictures: Getty Images

24 February 2014

A bus is being painted gold to celebrate the Winter Olympics victory of Kent's Lizzy Yarnold, it has been announced.

Teacher's inquest dramatically halted amid warning of unlawful killing verdict

Teacher Frances Cappuccini died after suffering a haemorrhage

24 February 2014

An inquest has been halted so the possibility of a criminal prosecution over the death of a teacher who died after giving birth can be examined.

Bear Grylls says Yalding scouts are heroes

Bear Grylls

24 February 2014

Survival expert Bear Grylls says scouts in Yalding are heroes for their actions in the Christmas Eve flood.

Own goal as MP praises 'feminine' sports... like cheerleading

Helen Grant, MP for Maidstone and the Weald

21 February 2014

A Kent MP is facing a backlash after urging girls to take up "feminine" sports... like cheerleading and ballet.

Two women rescued from car after crash

Firefighters on their way. File photo.

20 February 2014

Fire crews have cut two women free from a car believed to have ended up on its side after a crash this morning.

Charity football tournament held to honour former Detective Sargent

Ben Turner

20 February 2014

The memory of a late Kent Police offer was celebrated with a charity football tournament on Saturday.

Danny Alexander promises money for flood defences

Government minister Danny Alexander visits Yalding.

19 February 2014

Danny Alexander, chief secretary to the treasury, rejected suggestions there is no money to improve flood defences in a visit to Yalding yesterday.

Trio rescued from car stuck in flooding after ignoring road closure sign

Some roads in Kent, including to Grove Ferry, have been cut off by flooding. Picture: Chris Davey

18 February 2014

Drivers are being warned they face prosecution if they ignore flooding road closures after three people stuck in a car were rescued by firefighters.

Government secretary to visit Yalding

Danny Alexander

18 February 2014

Lib Dem politician Danny Alexander will be in the village from 3.50pm to speak with residents about flooding.

Paint it gold for Kent's Olympics hero!

Lizzy Yarnold celebrates her Olympic gold. Pictures: Getty Images

17 February 2014

Kent's Winter Olympics champion Lizzy Yarnold is calling for the Royal Mail to do a U-turn and paint a post box in her hometown gold.

Veteran sues after being denied care for combat spine injuries

Former soldier Matt O'Rourke, from Paddock Wood

17 February 2014

An ex-soldier refused an MRI scan and put on an intense training regime after suffering permanent spinal damage is suing the Ministry of Defence.

Woman, 70, hit by car in Cranbrook

Emergency services are at the scene. Stock picture.

17 February 2014

A pensioner was taken to a London hospital after she was struck by a car in Cranbrook.

Tragic biker who died after being hit by car named as soldier

The crash happened in Cranbrook Road, Hawkhurst

14 February 2014

A man who died after he came off his motorbike and was hit by a car has today been named as a serving soldier.

Flood warning leaves homes in Lamberhurst and Goudhurst at Risk

14 February 2014

Properties in Lamberhurst and Goudhurst are at risk of flooding.

Arsonist destroys car

Kent Fire and Rescue Service. Stock image

14 February 2014

A Vauxhall Astra was completely destroyed by a fire last night.

Council produces draft Local Plan

13 February 2014

Councillors have accepted their borough needs to provide 19,600 homes, despite strong opposition from KCC.

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