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Pub shortlisted for national 'community' award

09 April 2021
Pub shortlisted for national 'community' award

A pub has been recognised nationally for its efforts behind closed doors feeding the hungry and supporting the local community during lockdown.

Concerns over serious safety hazards

09 April 2021
Concerns over serious safety hazards

Serious safety hazards have been found in nearly 3,000 homes in the borough.

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House prices remain at a "premium"

09 April 2021
House prices remain at a "premium"

Residents are being priced out of the borough's housing market, says a financial adviser.

Lorry linked to ashes theft spotted on camera

09 April 2021
Lorry linked to ashes theft spotted on camera

A lorry which could be linked to a warehouse raid where the ashes of a grandfather were stolen was spotted on camera leaving the county.

How often do you wash your facemask?

09 April 2021
How often do you wash your facemask?

Figures show one in seven people have never washed their face masks, so here is everything you need to know about how often you should wash yours.

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Man completes gruelling 48-hour running challenge

08 April 2021
Man completes gruelling 48-hour running challenge

A local businessman ran four miles every four hours over the Easter weekend to raise funds for a children's bereavement charity.

Ballet star's glorious career remembered

08 April 2021
Ballet star's glorious career remembered

Withens Nursing Home celebrated World Theatre Day by honouring their own ballet star Jeanne Palmer.

A virtual gallery displaying artwork by children has been launched

08 April 2021
A virtual gallery displaying artwork by children has been launched

A charity that supports seriously ill youngsters by granting their wishes has displayed bespoke artwork online.

Care home's Easter egg appeal success

08 April 2021
Care home's Easter egg appeal success

A care home rounded up more than 500 Easter eggs to distribute to local emergency services and vulnerable people to say thanks.

MP calls for new law to stop 'mad' London driving charge

08 April 2021
MP calls for new law to stop 'mad' London driving charge

An MP is set to introduce a new bill to stop plans to charge people driving into London.

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Bluewater toy store's giveaway on opening day

08 April 2021
Bluewater toy store's giveaway on opening day

A toy store is welcoming back children after lockdown and celebrating with goody bags while another store has a £500 gadget bundle to give away.

Video shows moment lorry nearly plunges off M25

08 April 2021
Video shows moment lorry nearly plunges off M25

This is the terrifying moment a lorry on the M25 almost crashes off the carriageway and hangs precariously through the barriers.

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Fly-tipping clean up delayed due to 'nesting birds'

07 April 2021
Fly-tipping clean up delayed due to 'nesting birds'

Funding has been secured to clear unsightly fly-tipping on an access road to a traveller site but its use has been delayed due to ecological concerns.

Pair attacked during late night burglary

07 April 2021
Pair attacked during late night burglary

Two people were taken to hospital after they were assaulted during a burglary.

Jackknifed lorry recovered after dangling off M25 bridge

07 April 2021
Jackknifed lorry recovered after dangling off M25 bridge

The M25 has been closed in both directions near a busy junction due to a serious crash involving a jackknifed lorry.

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Breaking down barriers

07 April 2021
Breaking down barriers

A young woman is through to the finals of a competition celebrating the best trade apprentices.

Bluewater to reopen with queueing system in place

07 April 2021
Bluewater to reopen with queueing system in place

One of the largest shopping centres in the county is set to welcome back the public as lockdown restrictions ease.

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Man stabbed on estate

07 April 2021
Man stabbed on estate

A man has been taken to hospital after a stabbing on a housing estate.

Retired nurse celebrates 100th birthday

07 April 2021
Retired nurse celebrates 100th birthday

A woman who has travelled the globe caring for others has marked a major birthday milestone.

Businesswoman makes a splash at awards

07 April 2021
Businesswoman makes a splash at awards

The woman behind a leading children's swimming lessons franchise in the county has won a top business award.

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