Tonbridge News

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Emergency services were at the scene to clear up wreckage and diesel spill

Thomas Hall

Police pleased as smashing major drug operation across west Kent

Tonbridge council chiefs to consider town's future strategy

Public will be ‘surprised’ says senior council figure at some of those put forward

Dina Asher-Smith in action in Beijing. Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Despite the scorching run, she failed to get a medal placing

It will take place between Monday (August 24) and Sunday (August 30),


Stuart Maher will spend three years behind bars after pleading guilty to robbery and two counts of possessing a blade in a public place


There are concerns that changes to the exams may see a drop in grades

Festival crowd

Dance event was due to take place in just two weeks’ time


Mixed messages emerge from latest statistics from the British Transport Police

Warning over scam phone calls

Local council urges everyone to be alert after spate of reported cases

Chevening House Pic: Mathew Black

Three men will appear before magistrates next week


Kent youngsters picked up their results.

Fracking rig workers climb main drill tower.

Tunbridge Wells MP Greg Clark says that “no one benefits from uncertainty caused by delays in planning decisions”

Steve Holdcroft

The clearing system could help you get to the university of your choice


The stress of getting the grade has left some suffering psychologically

The Alembic Orion bass guitar

The theft happened while the owner was on holiday

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

The PCC says the cuts will have a ‘huge impact on policing’ in Kent


Community pubs minister Marcus Jones says the UK is a ‘brewing powerhouse’

Canterbury Cricket Week 2015 - Kent vs Northants 5th August 2015
Fashion on the outfield.

It opened with a great display of skill as Kent defeated Sussex Sharks by eight wickets


Two engines were sent to tackle the fire

Plans for the new High Street

the work will be done by Kent County Council and Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council

939 rapes were reported to the police in the borough and  724 are yet to be solved, according to the figures

It bans him from drinking and begging in a number of public places

Operation Stack

Everything you need to know about Operation Stack

Park Rangers and volunteers from Tonbridge and Malling raise one of the two new flags.  Left to right Phil Outram , Head Ranger; Paul Linington, Volunteer Ranger; Catherine Eden Green, Volunteer Ranger and Health Walk Leader, Mary Tate, Senior Partnership Officer, Medway Valley Countryside Project and Save Our Magnificent Meadows Officer; Ben Jarvis, Ranger; Philip Brown, Badger Bushcraft.

Green Flag awards recognise the best parks and green spaces across the country

Winner of Best In Show (Novelty) - Barley the Labrador Cross with Robyn Cooper

Show promoted a number of good causes

Romario Wright

He was caught with 34 wraps and heroin.

Kent Police

Homeowners reminded to keep their property secure following burglaries

Taxi drivers in Tonbridge

Hundreds of cabbies will be taught how to spot the tell-tale signs and alert the authorities of any suspicious activity


Train firm says offer will apply to all single and return tickets purchased via its own website. Offer starts today and runs until end of August.

Kent County Show

Sun shines on three-day event at Detling - the annual celebration of industry in the county and its agricultural roots

Tracey Crouch has blasted the proposals

Conservative MP speaks out after Junior Dian, 23, collapsed and died during match this week


Paramedics fought to save him as fans watched on helpless as drama unfolded on the pitch. Club ‘devastated’ at the news

County Hall in Maidstone

John Simmonds issues stark warning on the eve of first Tory budget since 1996

Run or Dye is inspired by the ancient Hindu festival of Holi, also known as the Festival of Colours

The event uses eco-friendly dye inspired by the ancient Hindu festival of Holi, also known as the ‘Festival of Colours’

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