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Town’s hair and beauty salon is cut above rest

Town’s hair and beauty salon is cut above rest

A hair and beauty salon is proving to be a cut above the rest after winning three awards – and it’s only been open 16 months.

CCTV released after woman headbutted on night out

CCTV released after woman headbutted on night out

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to after a woman was headbutted and shaken violently on a night out.

Lighting up the towns for Christmas

Lighting up the towns for Christmas

Full details of festive lights switch-ons in Sittingbourne and on Sheppey.

Busy week for Bourne boss Blackburn

Busy week for Bourne boss Blackburn

Sittingbourne have had offers made for both of their senior goalkeepers and they are looking thin on the ground in central defence.

Future of GP care in doubt for 5,700 patients after shake-up

Future of GP care in doubt for 5,700 patients after shake-up

The future of GP services provided at a village surgery has been thrown into doubt.

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D-Day veteran had shrapnel in his head for 75 years

D-Day veteran had shrapnel in his head for 75 years

A D-Day veteran who tried to enlist while under age and then spent 75 years with shrapnel lodged in his head has died at the age of 98.

Black smoke above retail park caused by rubbish fire

Black smoke above retail park caused by rubbish fire

Huge plumes of black smoke sent billowing over a retail park were the result of rubbish and building materials going up in flames.

Poignant letters from the Front for Remembrance Sunday

Poignant letters from the Front for Remembrance Sunday

As we prepare to stand in silence at 11am, this moving selection of letters from the Front remind us why we should never forget.

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Emergency response after child hit by car

Emergency response after child hit by car

Police and ambulance services were called to a road after a child was hit by a car.

Former health boss's medals to go under the hammer

Former health boss's medals to go under the hammer

Three rare medals owned by one of Kent's first chief medical officers when the NHS was founded in 1948 and said to be worth £3k are to be auctioned.

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Brickies' triple boost

Brickies' triple boost

Darren Blackburn’s triple signing has given Sittingbourne fresh impetus.

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Second week of weekend diversions

Second week of weekend diversions

The A249 will be closed for the second weekend in a row as part of work to build a new flyover.

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Housing planned for Argos

Housing planned for Argos

Part of a building which housed a town’s old Argos store could be turned into housing.

Children taken to hospital after minibus crash

Children taken to hospital after minibus crash

A number of people, including children, were injured after a crash involving a lorry and a minibus on a busy A-road.

Man jailed for raping mum in same room as sleeping child

Man jailed for raping mum in same room as sleeping child

A rapist has been jailed for five years after he attacked a mother just yards from her sleeping child.

Kent Speedway set to pull out of Championship

Kent Speedway set to pull out of Championship

Kent Speedway have written off hopes of competing in the Championship next season with their future at Central Park still in doubt.

Arrests after report of man 'with a machete'

Arrests after report of man 'with a machete'

Two people have been arrested and a man remains in hospital after police were called to fight in a town centre.

Museum’s grant allows past to become future

Museum’s grant allows past to become future

A town's heritage museum has been given a £10,000 lifeline to help support it over the next few years.

Safety fears over 'ridiculous' new roundabouts

Safety fears over 'ridiculous' new roundabouts

Urgent action needs to be taken to make a new road layout safer before there is a serious accident, a councillor and residents have warned.

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Author conjures up supernatural thriller in his conservatory

Author conjures up supernatural thriller in his conservatory

By day, dad Stacey Dighton has a 'sensible' job as a procurement director. But when he's at home he has created a supernatural world of murder.

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