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Court earmarked for closure

Court earmarked for closure

Tunbridge Wells County and Family Court has been recommended for closure.

Energy company welcomes guests to new shoroom

Energy company welcomes guests to new shoroom

An UK energy company has welcomed guests to the opening of its newest showroom in Tunbridge Wells.

Woman sentenced after smashing flat door

Woman sentenced after smashing flat door

A woman who forgot her keys and gained entry to her flat after a night out by smashing the window and damaging the door has appeared in court.

Shotguns and Halloween masks found in robber's loft

Shotguns and Halloween masks found in robber's loft

An armed robber who was found with sawn-off shotguns, Halloween masks and ammunition in his loft has been jailed.

Dad's 12,000ft jump for charity

Dad's 12,000ft jump for charity

A Kent father-of-one, who is aiming to complete 12 charity challenges in 12 months, has jumped out of a plane at 12,000ft.

Driver banned from the roads for two years

Driver banned from the roads for two years

A man who was caught nearly three times the legal drink-drive limit has been banned from the roads for two years.

Kent town to host unique puppetry festival

Kent town to host unique puppetry festival

A Kent town will be the fist in the county to welcome a unique puppetry festival, celebrating the work of local artists this autumn.

From sponges to sales

From sponges to sales

A Tunbridge Wells car dealer who started off scrubbing cars to make a living has climbed to the top of the ranks.

Energy company launches new showroom

Energy company launches new showroom

An energy company with stores across the country will open a brand new showroom in Kent this week.

Sat-nav thief sent to jail

Sat-nav thief sent to jail

A man who stole more than 100 sat navs, worth £19,000, from his employer has been jailed.

Two released without charge after flat death

Two released without charge after flat death

Two people who were arrested after a man was found dead in a block of Tunbridge Wells flats have been released without charge.

Mum makes a splash with baby swim classes

Mum makes a splash with baby swim classes

A mum has ditched the London rat race in favour of new baby swim classes being held across west Kent.

Van theft leaves newlyweds devastated

Van theft leaves newlyweds devastated

A transit lovingly converted into a camper van-style vehicle by two newlyweds has been stolen just over a week after their big day.

Bail extended for crash suspect

Bail extended for crash suspect

A lorry driver arrested on suspicion of causing a 13 car collision has had his bail extended.

'Insane' man not guilty of partner's murder

'Insane' man not guilty of partner's murder

A man who killed his partner and declared to police "I am Gladys" has been found not guilty on grounds of insanity, but detained indefinitely.

Suspected heroin dealers charged

Suspected heroin dealers charged

Two men who were arrested on suspicion of supplying class A drugs in Tunbridge Wells have been charged.

Shed fire spreads to neighbouring gardens

Shed fire spreads to neighbouring gardens

Firefighters have extinguished an early morning shed fire which spread into three neighbouring gardens.

Ex tells of 'killer's angry outbursts'

Ex tells of 'killer's angry outbursts'

An ex-girlfriend of a man who believed his partner was the devil when he throttled her has told a court of his angry outbursts.

Father-of-one to complete charity skydive

Father-of-one to complete charity skydive

A Kent father who is aiming to complete a number of fundraising events within a year will jump out of a plane over the county this weekend.

Suspected heroin dealers remain in custody

Suspected heroin dealers remain in custody

Two men remain in custody after being arrested on suspicion of supplying heroin.

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