Sevenoaks News

Yesterday, 15:19

There were a number of surprises in the announcement, including news of no cuts to the police budget

Great storm destruction in Sevenoaks

The planting has been a tradition for the past seven years

Anyone who saw vehicles before crash should contact officers investigating

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

Sub-zero temperatures at the weekend...into double figures by Thursday, says Met Office


Met Office warns us to prepare for first cold snap of the winter


Police close road between Seal Drive and Park Lane

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

Yellow warning issued warning of potential impact of the winds sweeping across the south east

Hever Castle Commando event

Charity event saw all ages take part in a bid to complete the gruelling course

Paul Carter

Opponents insist Tory chief must put up a stronger case for Kent; he insists he is doing all he can

Two fire engines attended.

Shane Richie will play Dick Whittington

He will be in Dartford on Saturday.


Franchise splashes the cash - hot on the heels of installing digital displays

Plastic bags

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Train firm invests £550,000 on improving screens at 20 stations across the region

Fire crew

The service is looking for the public’s help in determining priorities as government cuts begin to bite

Busy children preparing Halloween decorations

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Dogs are looking for their forever homes this Halloween

The dogs have had a combined stay at Battersea Brands Hatch of over 400 days

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

The panel says that it is concerned that justice has been defeated because of the length of time taken for report to emerge

Lance Armstrong on Edenbridge Bonfire 2012

Identity of the celebrity to be torched will be revealed next week

Wayne Bethell

Wayne Bethell, 37, held a screwdriver to the back of the victim’s head to force them to comply

Education secretary Nicky Morgan. Pic: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Commons hears confirmation that school on the old Wildernesse site can now get under way

Kent Test results are due today

Today’s the day for thousands of parents and children to find out if they are eligible to apply for a grammar school place

Rochester Cathedral

Diocese of Rochester teams up with a number of credit unions to offer affordable loans

County Hall, Maidstone (photo: Arnaud Stephenson)

The council has already trimmed £433 million off its budget over the past five years

The memorabilia set to go under the hammer

A flag which was carried during the famous Battle of Jutland will go under the hammer

Motorists are advised to allow additional time for journeys and to consider an alternative route if appropriate

Free childcare up for grabs

Monday, October 5, 2015
Children and a teacher in class

15 hours a week of free childcare and education is available to parents in Kent

Jamie and Jimmy with staff at The Crown

The pair had been filming nearby for their Friday Night Feast TV show

Kent Air Ambulance

The 60 year old woman was flown to hospital by an air ambulance

The bar after

See before and after pictures here.


New government laws come into force today

Southeastern train

Southeastern says services will not return to normal until at least 2am

Partnership working to share home safety and health tips

The fire brigade and county council’s health services will work together to provide potentially life saving advice

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