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Rival fans unite at Priestfield as England go for glory

Rival fans unite at Priestfield as England go for glory

Manager Mark Bonner enjoyed the “random” act of togetherness as Gillingham and Millwall fans sang for England ahead of today’s Euro 2024 final.

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Report: New look Gillingham’s first display under Bonner

Report: New look Gillingham’s first display under Bonner

Championship opponents Millwall provided Gillingham with a big first challenge of pre-season.

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Leaning: Kent players hurting just as much as fans

Leaning: Kent players hurting just as much as fans

Jack Leaning understands Kent fans’ frustration at their displays this year - but has denied the players aren’t trying hard enough or don’t care.

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Hapless Spitfires thrashed

Hapless Spitfires thrashed

Kent Spitfires were thumped at home against high-fliers Sussex Sharks in the T20 Vitality Blast at Canterbury.

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Bearsted’s play-off ambition

Bearsted’s play-off ambition

Bearsted are aiming to take the next step and finish in the Southern Counties East play-offs.

Spitfires lose their way in T20 loss

Spitfires lose their way in T20 loss

Kent Spitfires sit rock bottom of the Vitality Blast South group after losing at Essex on Thursday night.

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Gillingham recruits get Max approval

Gillingham recruits get Max approval

Gillingham defender Max Clark has been impressed with this summer’s recruits.

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Blair boss gets reaction against Gillingham youngsters

Blair boss gets reaction against Gillingham youngsters

Hollands & Blair manager Luke Jessup was feeling a lot more optimistic on Tuesday night than he had been after a 7-4 weekend loss.

Fielding makes swift return to Angels

Fielding makes swift return to Angels

Defender Jamie Fielding is back with Tonbridge - just over a month after leaving the club.

Gillingham manager hails fan-power ahead of first pre-season outing

Gillingham manager hails fan-power ahead of first pre-season outing

Gillingham return to action at Priestfield with a new manager at the helm who’s thrilled at the backing they’ve had from supporters this summer.

McCann to fight for European title

McCann to fight for European title

Dennis McCann has vowed to “absolutely batter” his opponent when he fights for the vacant European super-bantamweight title.

Why Harry is vital for Stones

Why Harry is vital for Stones

Harry Kyprianou is the very definition of a utility player at Maidstone - and he wouldn’t have it any other way.

Angels begin at home

Angels begin at home

Tonbridge Angels start the National League South season against the same opponents for the second time in three years.

Stones open on the road

Stones open on the road

Maidstone start the National League South campaign with a tricky away game.

Kedwell jnr scores against Gillingham in pre-season friendly

Kedwell jnr scores against Gillingham in pre-season friendly

Gillingham’s youth players got the opportunity to shine on Tuesday night but there was a youngster on the opposition scoresheet with a familiar name.

Former Kent chief to become interim chairman

Former Kent chief to become interim chairman

A former long-serving Kent chief executive is to become the club’s chairman for an interim period.

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Merritt: A fantastic opportunity

Merritt: A fantastic opportunity

Teenager Thomas Merritt has been selected to join a coveted driving academy.

Gillingham boss Bonner on a market that could offer real value

Gillingham boss Bonner on a market that could offer real value

Gillingham are exploring loan possibilities for the new season even if permanent deals are the preferred way for boss Mark Bonner.

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“Mr Gillingham himself” – fans pay tribute to one of their own

“Mr Gillingham himself” – fans pay tribute to one of their own

Tributes have been paid following the death of a Gillingham supporter of 60 years who “will be remembered as part of the Gills story.”

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Fresh start for striker who failed to shine at Gillingham

Fresh start for striker who failed to shine at Gillingham

A striker who struggled for games and goals at Gillingham last season has signed for National League side Southend United.

Chatham to face Championship challenge in pre-season

Chatham to face Championship challenge in pre-season

Chatham Town have added a game against Championship opposition to their pre-season schedule.

Spitfires beaten in rain-shortened match

Spitfires beaten in rain-shortened match

A rain-shortened Vitality T20 Blast game saw Kent Spitfires edged out by South group leaders Surrey at The Kia Oval.

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Brookes’ promotion vow

Brookes’ promotion vow

Ben Brookes is determined to take the final step with Maidstone this season and win promotion from National League South.

Gillingham’s new boss “has ticked all the boxes so far” for playmaker Jonny

Gillingham’s new boss “has ticked all the boxes so far” for playmaker Jonny

Gillingham playmaker Jonny Williams likes what he’s seen in the new manager after working with Mark Bonner for the first time.

Classic pictures from 1990s when Tour De France came through Kent

Classic pictures from 1990s when Tour De France came through Kent

It was a unique spectacle for Kent when the Tour De France first raced around the county in 1994, as our amazing archive pictures show.

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Welcome win for Spitfires

Welcome win for Spitfires

Kent ended a run of five successive Vitality Blast defeats with a rain-affected win at Gloucestershire on Friday.

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FA Cup draw 2024/25

FA Cup draw 2024/25

The draw has been made for the opening rounds of the FA Cup - with one manager facing the club he left at the end of last season.

FA Trophy draw 2024/25

FA Trophy draw 2024/25

The FA Trophy has thrown up a couple of all-Kent ties in the first qualifying round.

FA Vase draw 2024/25

FA Vase draw 2024/25

The draw has been made for the opening two rounds of this season’s FA Vase competition.

Billings: Don’t be a lost cause

Billings: Don’t be a lost cause

Kent Spitfires skipper Sam Billings says his team-mates will be ‘a lost cause’ if their Groundhog-Day displays continue in the Vitality Blast.

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Help us achieve record crowd

Help us achieve record crowd

Bearsted are hoping to attract a record crowd to their pre-season friendly against neighbours Maidstone United.

Australian joins Kent for T20 Blast run-in

Australian joins Kent for T20 Blast run-in

An Australian bowling all-rounder has signed for Kent Spitfires’ remaining six Vitality T20 Blast South group games.

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Experienced heads won’t hinder

Experienced heads won’t hinder

Gillingham boss Mark Bonner can rely on the wise counsel of Kenny Jackett and Andy Hessenthaler this season - but he trusts his own judgement, too.

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Stones ‘perfect’ for Brookes

Stones ‘perfect’ for Brookes

Summer signing Ben Brookes is already feeling the benefits of his move to Maidstone.

Kent beaten once again

Kent beaten once again

Basement boys Kent took the match into the final session but fell to a six-wicket defeat at Hampshire in Vitality County Championship Division 1.

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Kent coach on West Indian cricket

Kent coach on West Indian cricket

Caribbean-born Kent bowling coach Robbie Joseph reckons international cricket would be a worse place without the West Indies involved in it.

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Kent players miss Open spots

Kent players miss Open spots

Kent golfers missed out in final qualifying for The Open.

Duo give Kent chance of draw

Duo give Kent chance of draw

Jack Leaning and Ben Compton gave Kent a chance of saving a Vitality County Championship Division 1 draw against Hampshire with a strong fightback.

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