Tonbridge News

Yesterday, 15:19

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

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

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

Manhole cover

Motorists face delays as temporary lights drafted in as team on scene to fix problem


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

Police tape

Major police investigation sparked after grim discovery on one of county’s busiest roads

Tonbridge High Street development

Move comes to ensure no disruption to traders - but project has already fallen behind schedule

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

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

Traffic jam

Traffic has been released following an earlier accident

Paul Carter

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

The CCTV image released by Kent Police

Anyone with information is urged to contact the police

Gilbert David Knox, 76, abused his victim for four years

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

Hadlow College

The college was featured among businesses such as O2 and Ikea

Kent Police

Stuart Christopher Price was sentenced following an incident on September 10

Plastic bags

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

Kent Police

Detectives are appealing for a man who was caught on CCTV

Burglaries in the borough have dropped by half since MetTrace was introduced in June

Arrests were made in connection to child sex exploitation, gang crime, brothels

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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Highways chiefs say delays are beginning to clear

The flood waters on the River Medway

The 13 volunteers will be key to keeping the community safe during flood events

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


Motorists are advised to find an alternative route

Scary clown mask costume - police advise all to be 'responsible'

Follows previously reported incidents in Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge

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

Kent Police

The pair were found by detectives after a vehicle was traced to their address

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

Kent Police

Warning letters have been sent by police to seven addresses across East Malling

Kerry Hollens

Kerry Hollens, 32, punched and bit the ear of a man in June

Thieves posing as police reported to have stolen from at least two homes.

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

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