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‘Firing rockets and dodging oil spills - it’s real-life Mario Kart’

‘Firing rockets and dodging oil spills - it’s real-life Mario Kart’

We try the county’s first interactive electric karting track dubbed as a real-life video game.

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Developer wins appeal to build almost 300 homes on farmland

Developer wins appeal to build almost 300 homes on farmland

Plans to build a housing estate which includes a new road layout have been given the go-ahead on appeal despite hundreds of objections.

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‘Unknown chemicals’ found at wastewater treatment plant

‘Unknown chemicals’ found at wastewater treatment plant

A water company is reassuring people they have not been put at risk after “unknown chemicals” were found and contained at a wastewater plant.

Brawl at town centre pub during England semi-final

Brawl at town centre pub during England semi-final

A fight in a town centre pub during England’s win over Holland in the semi-final of the Euros is being investigated by police.

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First look at the newly-opened Stockbury flyover

First look at the newly-opened Stockbury flyover

Our reporter takes the first steps on the new £92 million A249 flyover which has welcomed its first drivers.

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‘People were sceptical but it has been a massive success’

‘People were sceptical but it has been a massive success’

An ambitious multi-million-pound regeneration scheme is drawing to a close after more than a decade in the works but has it lived up to its promise?

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Kent councillor charged with historic child sex offences

Kent councillor charged with historic child sex offences

A 73-year-old councillor will appear in court charged with multiple historic sex offences involving children under the age of 16.

£92m flyover to open after seven-year wait

£92m flyover to open after seven-year wait

A long-awaited flyover designed to ease congestion and reduce accidents is set to open after plans were first unveiled seven years ago.

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‘Good players expect competition’

‘Good players expect competition’

Ryan Maxwell has warned of the competition for a shirt at Sittingbourne after completing two more signings.

Early silverware for Brickies

Early silverware for Brickies

Sittingbourne regained the Bob Amor Cup with an impressive 4-1 victory at Swale rivals Faversham on Saturday.

King Memphis set for Central Park return

King Memphis set for Central Park return

Rab and Elizabeth McNair will hope to make up for their English Derby setback with King Memphis set for an autumn showdown - and £20,000 is at stake.

Missing man from Ireland could be in Kent

Missing man from Ireland could be in Kent

Police are growing increasingly concerned for a missing man from Ireland who could be in Kent.

Pro-Palestine group in ‘wanton attack’ on packaging company

Pro-Palestine group in ‘wanton attack’ on packaging company

Activists have filmed themselves attacking a company's headquarters causing thousands of pounds of damage.

Bridge reopens after week of traffic hell

Bridge reopens after week of traffic hell

An historic bridge which has been closed for more than a week for maintenance has reopened today - but there’s more closures ahead.

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Teenager ‘hit by car and beaten by driver’

Teenager ‘hit by car and beaten by driver’

A man in his 40s has been arrested after a teenager was struck by a car and then allegedly attacked by the driver.

Kings aiming for cup final flourish

Kings aiming for cup final flourish

Kent Kings will be hoping to make home advantage count against Isle of Wight Warriors in the first leg of the NORA League Cup final on Sunday.

Labour wins key seat after narrow three horse race

Labour wins key seat after narrow three horse race

Sittingbourne and Sheppey has turned red for the first time since the 2010 election with a new MP elected.

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Bus services suspended as ‘terrible’ traffic continues

Bus services suspended as ‘terrible’ traffic continues

A taxi company and bus operator are losing business after days of traffic problems.

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‘He wasn’t supposed to sign for us’

‘He wasn’t supposed to sign for us’

Sittingbourne manager Ryan Maxwell’s good turn has been rewarded with a new signing.

‘Frustrating’ rush hour chaos in town for second day in a row

‘Frustrating’ rush hour chaos in town for second day in a row

A town is experiencing traffic chaos for the second day in a row after a reported crash between a car and a bus.

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