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Waterside regeneration at ‘hidden treasure’ bought for £5.6m

Waterside regeneration at ‘hidden treasure’ bought for £5.6m

A creek could see an overhaul with two regeneration projects looking to transform the waterside with new homes alongside a cafe, shop and workshops.

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Huge disruption on Kent trains after separate incidents

Huge disruption on Kent trains after separate incidents

A person has been hit by a train, while another has been taken to hospital following separate emergencies on the line in Kent.

Bus window smashed after second ‘shooting’ on housing estate

Bus window smashed after second ‘shooting’ on housing estate

A bus boss is calling for witnesses to come forward after two of his vehicles were shot within days on the same housing estate.

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24-hour gym to complete town centre regeneration project

24-hour gym to complete town centre regeneration project

The last vacant units at a new leisure complex are to be filled by a fitness centre.

Housing estate plans on ‘best’ land in village rejected

Housing estate plans on ‘best’ land in village rejected

Plans to build homes on the ‘best and most versatile’ plot of farmland in a village have been blocked.

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Rocketmen bring international firepower

Rocketmen bring international firepower

Kent Kings welcome Rye House Rockets for the Kent-Herts Trophy this weekend - and the fixture will have a cosmopolitan feel.

Fire at derelict high street building

Fire at derelict high street building

Firefighters have responded to a blaze at a derelict town centre building.

Prestedge adds to Brickies mix

Prestedge adds to Brickies mix

Reece Prestedge has explained what attracted him to agree to join Sittingbourne’s management team.

School closes after burst water main

School closes after burst water main

A school has been shut ‘until further notice’ after homes were left without clean running water due to a burst main.

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Midsomer Murders’ star opens garden for children with serious illnesses

Midsomer Murders’ star opens garden for children with serious illnesses

An actress has opened a revamped garden at a children’s hospice which will be used by youngsters and their families.

Brabon counting on Bella

Brabon counting on Bella

Trainer Dan Brabon is gunning for his first-ever Category One triumph as the £12,500 Kent Silver Salver concludes at Central Park on Saturday.

The Sittingbourne and Sheppey constituency and the candidates standing

The Sittingbourne and Sheppey constituency and the candidates standing

We profile the Sittingbourne and Sheppey constituency and the candidates vying for your votes on July 4.

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‘Years of roadworks have left our attraction at risk’

‘Years of roadworks have left our attraction at risk’

The owner of a heritage railway says signs put up to advertise road closures have lost the business £30,000 to £40,000 just in the last 18 months.

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Shoplifting arrest after charity box and electric toothbrushes swiped

Shoplifting arrest after charity box and electric toothbrushes swiped

Around £650 worth of households items were reportedly stolen from two shops.

Film star gives foster children masterclass at famous studios

Film star gives foster children masterclass at famous studios

Saltburn star Barry Keoghan has given an acting masterclass to a group of young people in foster care.

Boy George impersonator organises bike ride in memory of Hairy Biker friend

Boy George impersonator organises bike ride in memory of Hairy Biker friend

A former Boy George impersonator and friend of Dave Myers has organised a bike ride in his memory from his cafe.

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Final spot at stake for home hopes

Final spot at stake for home hopes

Five runners are flying the flag for Kent in this weekend’s Silver Salver Semi-Finals at Central Park.

I’m here to win the league

I’m here to win the league

Alkeo Bani has set his sights firmly on winning the league after joining Sittingbourne.

‘I tried to cancel my gym membership and they sent the debt collectors after me'

‘I tried to cancel my gym membership and they sent the debt collectors after me'

A frustrated mum is being chased by debt collectors due to an unpaid swimming membership she claims she cancelled months ago.

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Attempted murder charge after pedestrian ‘deliberately’ hit by car

Attempted murder charge after pedestrian ‘deliberately’ hit by car

A woman has been charged with attempted murder after it is alleged she intentionally struck a pedestrian on a roundabout.

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