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Man charged following Remembrance parade disturbance

Police have charged a man who allegedly caused a disturbance while a Remembrance parade was making its way through a town centre.

Pensioner's death non-suspicious

The death of a man is being treated as non-suspicious. Picture: Andy Jones

Police have said the death of a man, who was found dead at a block of flats in a Kent town, is not being treated as suspicious.

Closure plan 'could land MoD in court'

The government could be guilty of a "serious breach of equality duties" if it presses ahead with closing a Kent barracks, an MP's claimed.


Investigation after pensioner dies

Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road, Shepway. Picture: Andy Jones

Shops have been sealed off after the death of an elderly man.


Bomb squad called to house

Bomb squad called to Sheals Crescent, Maidstone Picture: Google

Explosives experts were called to a residential street after a discovery following reports of an assault.

Crash on key route

Fairmeadow in Maidstone. Stock picture.

Police were called after a crash on a key Kent route.

Fire crews called to car fire

Firefighters were called to the scene. Stock picture.

Fire fighters were called to the scene of a car fire.

Fears killer has struck again after headless cat found

The cat was mutilated. Stock image

A cat found decapitated could be the latest victim of a notorious animal killer.


Missing motorist, 88, found

Michael Lowe, who police had appealed to find. Picture: Kent Police

An 88-year-old motorist who went missing in his car has been found safe and well.


Stones dismay at lease-only land offer by council

Maidstone United plans to expand the stadium

There was disappointment for Maidstone United's redevelopment plans after councillors only offered land next to the club's stadium by leasehold.


Thieves target town centre shopppers

Police were called. Stock image

Police have issued a warning to shoppers after thieves targeted visitors to Kent shopping centres.


Boy, 17, charged with sex attack

The boy was arrested on Monday, November 6.

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with a sexual offence following an incident involving a teenage girl.

Expect delays on way to fireworks

Kenward House

Traffic lights are in operation on one of the key approaches to tonight's big firework display.

Mum’s shop voucher plea for needy

Emma Reed with her two kids, Ronnie and Ellie

A fundraising mum is looking for help to give families in need a boost this Christmas.

Two taken to hospital after crash

The aftermath of a crash on the A249 which left a lane of the Sittingbourne-bound carriageway closed

Lanes are now open following a crash on a busy route, which left two people injured.


Cyclist injured by hit-and-run driver

 Stock image

A hit-and-run driver left a cyclist with serious injuries after a crash on a busy road.

Delays following crash

There are delays in the area. Stock picture.

Drivers are warned of delays on a a busy A road after a crash.

New supermarket opens

The new Aldi off Sutton Road, Maidstone. Picture: Gary Browne FM4984732

More than 70 people queued in the cold to take a first look at Kent's newest Aldi store today.


NHS bosses: Where's our £350 million?

The head of the NHS in England has asked for its post-Brexit cash it was promised by the Vote Leave campaign but how much help does it need?


Third of fatal crashes involve young drivers

New police figures show a huge number of crashes on Kent's roads involve motorists aged under 24.


Homeless man denies murder bid

Police sealed off Heath Road following the alleged attack

A homeless man has denied attempting to murder a pensioner who suffered a throat wound in an alleged knife attack.

Millionaire landlord's 'no coloureds' policy ruled unlawful

Fergus Wilson

A judge has delivered a verdict on a controversial ban by Fergus Wilson.

Man jailed for stealing charity box

The money was meant to go towards the Poppy Appeal

A man has been sentenced for the theft of a charity collection box from a supermarket.


Cat found dead with tail cut off

Tilly was found with her tail cut off

The death of a pet cat found mutilated in a garden is thought to be linked to a notorious animal killer.


Woman with hidden pocket arrested for theft

The boy was arrested on Monday, November 6.

Police have arrested three people for theft including a woman with a specially altered skirt.

Biker dies after crash

The road was closed.

The family of a motorcyclist who has died after being involved in a serious collision have paid tribute to him.

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