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Man wanted in connection with assault

Police have added a man to their most wanted list.

Hoo's bird is this?

A bird of prey has ruffled a few feathers after it was spotted in a residential street.


Students try signing off social media for a week

'Difficult but rewarding' was the verdict from Invicta students who stayed off social media for a week.

Police called to house after burglary

A large police presence in Vinters Park is thought to be due to a burglary yesterday.

Two arrests over car crime

Two men have been arrested in connection to car crime after a van failed to stop when asked by police.

'I don't think a child could survive in that situation'

Fire safety crews are warning people to stay out of a deceptively dangerous river ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend.


Council asks to cut parking at new secondary school

Council officers have contradicted local concerns by asking a proposed school to cut its parking figures, a public inquiry heard.


Stones see off the competition

Maidstone United had to fend off plenty of other clubs to keep hold of Michael Phillips.

New town centre restaurant helps give youngsters experience

A new town centre restaurant has been teaching youngsters ahead of their big opening.

Two arrested after town centre assault

Police have arrested two men following an attack in a town centre.

Lorry crashes into embankment

A lorry overturned after suffering a blow-out on a motorway causing long delays for much of the day.


Town's first Krispy Kreme opens to doughnut lovers

A world-renowned doughnut chain has handed over its first batch of treats after opening in a shopping centre.

I didn't have to think about it

Steve Watt didn’t need persuading to rejoin Maidstone.


Shed destroyed during early morning fire

Fire crews received reports of a shed on fire at around 3.15am.

Large turn-out for funeral of Morel D'Souza

Maidstone this morning said a final farewell to Morel D'Souza, the founder of the town's Mela.

Police dog finds 'drugs' in car

Two suspected dealers have been arrested after being pulled over by officers on the motorway.

Funeral service today for Morel D'Souza

Maidstone will today celebrate the life of town's first ethnic Mayor.

Public inquiry into new school starts today

A public inquiry which will go a long way to deciding the future of a new secondary school starts today.


Paedophile jailed after historic sex abuse

A man who sexually abused two children more than 30 years ago has been jailed for 20 years.

Gong for officers who lifted overturned car to rescue trapped woman

Police officers in west Kent have been recognised for their bravery and commitment at an awards ceremony.

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