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Sittingbourne 10k - top 10 pictures

Sittingbourne 10k - top 10 pictures

Steve Crispe captured all the action as 289 runners battled it out at Sunday's Sittingbourne 10k.

Family 'broken beyond repair' after murder conviction overturned

Family 'broken beyond repair' after murder conviction overturned

The family of a teacher who died abroad say they are "broken beyond repair" after the man previously convicted of his murder has walked free.

Family await murder retrial verdict

Family await murder retrial verdict

Relatives of a murdered teacher have flown thousands of miles to a courtroom in the hope of seeing 'justice'.

Formwork company plans expansion

Formwork company plans expansion

An international manufacturing company has chosen the Eurolink Business Park in Sittingbourne for its new base.

New hope for mum's battle to get life-saving drug on NHS

New hope for mum's battle to get life-saving drug on NHS

A minister has agreed to meet a mum seeking to get a vital drug on the NHS for cystic fibrosis sufferers.

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Firefighters called to blaze in pub

Firefighters called to blaze in pub

Locals had to evacuate a popular pub after fat ignited behind a cooker and caused a fire in the kitchen.

Work accident kills grandad on birthday

Work accident kills grandad on birthday

A hard-working family man died after an accident at work left him with "catastrophic" injuries.

Serial arsonist targeted hospital

Serial arsonist targeted hospital

A pyromaniac has admitted torching bins near a hospital close to equipment worth £1 million.

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Brickies push on

Brickies push on

Sittingbourne manager Chris Lynch has wasted no time preparing for next season.

This woman devoted her life to the Girls Brigade

This woman devoted her life to the Girls Brigade

A captain in the Girls' Brigade and an elder in her church, Lynda Nash will be much missed.

Kings are Glad all over

Kings are Glad all over

Kent Kings' National Trophy victory over Plymouth Gladiators featured some of the best racing ever seen at Central Park.

Warning to keep windows closed after rubbish fire

Warning to keep windows closed after rubbish fire

Residents were advised to keep their windows and doors closed due to smoke from an overnight blaze which firefighters are allowing to burn out.

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'Drink-driver' charged after officer assaulted

'Drink-driver' charged after officer assaulted

A police officer was assaulted after asking a man to take a breath test.

New council coalition could halt 11,500 houses plan

New council coalition could halt 11,500 houses plan

A curb on excessive house-building will be a key priority of the new political alliance set to run one of Kent's councils.

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From farm manager to town's shepherd

From farm manager to town's shepherd

As a new minister finds his feet in a new community church, he sits down for a chat on how he is settling in.

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War veteran jailed after turning on good samaritan

War veteran jailed after turning on good samaritan

An ex-serviceman has been given a prison sentence after he lashed out at a bystander who intervened in a row.

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Where children in Kent risk their lives on train tracks

Where children in Kent risk their lives on train tracks

More people risk their lives on railway tracks in Swale than any other place in Kent, it has been revealed.

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Temporary shop closed after break-in

Temporary shop closed after break-in

A temporary store brought in after a branch was gutted by fire has had to close after it was targeted by criminals.

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New coach at Brickies

New coach at Brickies

Sittingbourne boss Chris Lynch has added Darren Blackburn to his coaching team.

Adult gaming centre plan backed

Adult gaming centre plan backed

Councillors have agreed to plans for an adult gaming centre in a town centre high street.

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