Maidstone news

Businesses have legal responsibility for getting rid of waste

Seismograph instrument recording ground motion during earthquake

Police confirm that there were no injuries reported.


Strike would have caused ‘severe impact’ on Kent services

Phone call

Massive cash payouts demanded in cold calls


He will appear in court next week


Proposed train industrial action may also affect travellers


They are urging people not to tackle nests themselves.


The county authority must wait for a new piece of legislation

A lovely labrador

Rescue charity wants to set Kent record

Kent Police

They will not accept it from June.

Helen Grant

She was replaced by Tracey Crouch.

Kent Police

Session will cover Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Malling and Tunbridge Wells

Picture: Simon Kelsey/Praxis Design.

They hope to make travelling easier.

Kent County Council offices, Maidstone.

A public consultation is underway.

Picture: Getty Images

It is Mental Health Awareness week.

Nepal has been devastated by the earthquake

Family pays tribute to 23-year-old Matthew Carapiet, from Bearsted

South Thanet count

The results are in - click on your constituency result for FULL breakdown of votes

Helen Grant

Helen Grant holds Maidstone with decisive majority


Motorists should approach road with caution

Polling station

They are taking place now.

Could your pet pooch be a star?

The Changeling company is looking for a dog to perform in its production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona

REDDITCH, ENGLAND - MAY 06:  Ballot boxes are lined up during the 2010 General Election Count at Redditch Town Hall in the Redditch constituency of Jacqui Smith on May 6, 2010 in Redditch, England. After 5 weeks of campaigning, including the first ever live televised Leader's Debates, opinion polls suggest that the UK is facing the prospect of a hung parliament for the first time since 1974.  (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Polling stations opened at 7am this morning

Kent Police

He will appear at Maidstone Crown Court on May 15

Ballot papers

When to vote, where to vote, and what you’ll need to vote


The two men were caught in a vehicle believed to have been used in a number of alleged offences

The British Transport Police say that detection rates for sex offences are on the rise


Charing Cross and Waterloo East are both closed today

Contamination blood was given to patients

Looking for victims across the UK

Thief Jailed for medal theft

Police say they hope sentence is ‘comforting’ to victim’s family


The death toll continues to rise


The crash took place between junction four and five

Patrick Lamb.

His blood alcohol level was high.

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