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Christmas at the cathedral in 1958

24 December 2016
Christmas at the cathedral in 1958

A wonderful photograph takes us back almost 60 years to Christmas 1958.

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Santa's last tour of Medway this Christmas

24 December 2016
Santa's last tour of Medway this Christmas

Santa’s sleigh will be making its way around Medway before children are tucked up in their beds this Christmas Eve.

Pair convicted of £2.5m cocaine airport plot

22 December 2016
Pair convicted of £2.5m cocaine airport plot

A drug smuggler who was caught on the toilet when cops burst into his hotel room was convicted today of flying £2.5m of cocaine into a Kent airport.

Christmas on the roads and rail

22 December 2016
Christmas on the roads and rail

Rail passengers are being abut disruption over Christmas - while buses are planned to get you to the Boxing Day sales.

Shed thief caught after owner saw stolen bike

22 December 2016
Shed thief caught after owner saw stolen bike

A man who stole items from a shed and sold them at a secondhand shop was caught after the owner spotted her bike for sale.

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Let's build! Medway Council unveils vision of the future

21 December 2016
Let's build! Medway Council unveils vision of the future

Medway Council will set out its vision of the future today as it unveils its local plan that will shape development in the Towns over 20 years.

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Charity backs homeless bill

21 December 2016
Charity backs homeless bill

A charity which helps the homeless has joined MP Kelly Tolhurst to support a government bill which aims to reduce the number of people sleeping rough.

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Protest over DofE Award shake-up backed by 1,000

19 December 2016
Protest over DofE Award shake-up backed by 1,000

A petition with more than 1,000 signatures is set to be handed into Medway Council ahead of a decision on the future of the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

Call for river to be made safer

14 December 2016
Call for river to be made safer

A petition has been set up calling for measures to improve safety on the River Medway, following the disappearance of teenager Ben Savage.

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Petition to save "life-changing" youth scheme hits 800

13 December 2016
Petition to save "life-changing" youth scheme hits 800

As a petition against the move reaches 800 signatures, papers reveal Medway Council plan to stop running the Duke of Edinburgh Award in April.

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DofE fears as funding slashed

09 December 2016
DofE fears as funding slashed

Young people are calling on Medway Council to rethink a decision which could see hundreds miss out on a life-changing awards scheme.

Youth Parliament takes fun-filled approach to big issues

08 December 2016
Youth Parliament takes fun-filled approach to big issues

It’s conference season, and it’s not just the major political parties that are discussing important issues – the young people of Medway are too.

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Mum's plea as search continues for missing teen

07 December 2016
Mum's plea as search continues for missing teen

The mother of an 18-year-old who has disappeared after a night out said she is going out of her mind with worry.

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Planting to publicise peril of polio

07 December 2016
Planting to publicise peril of polio

Children from two Medway special schools helped plant 1,000 crocus bulbs to highlight the fight to eradicate polio.

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Thug struck woman in the face

29 November 2016
Thug struck woman in the face

A thug locked a woman in his home and then assaulted her after she visited him to braid his hair, a court heard.

List of people fined for failing to pay their train fare

29 November 2016
List of people fined for failing to pay their train fare

The latest train dodgers have been fined hundreds of pounds by Medway magistrates. Here's the list.

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I wished him dead, is that wrong?

22 November 2016
I wished him dead, is that wrong?

Comment: Alan Watkins witnessed the cruel and rapid decline of a loved one from dementia amid "shockingly" poor care at a "good" care home.

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All set for Medway's business night of the year

18 November 2016
All set for Medway's business night of the year

Twelve finalists will be vying for the top prizes at the Medway Business Awards gala night

School mile plan to get kids active

17 November 2016
School mile plan to get kids active

Footballers from Gillingham and Charlton Athletic have been encouraging school children in Medway to be more active.

Goals make difference for winners

11 November 2016
Goals make difference for winners

More than 40 schools took part in a Mini Youth Games hockey tournament.

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