Latest News In Maidstone

22nd Apr 2018

Thief jailed after robbing shop

Robber who raided a store and made off with cash has been locked up
22nd Apr 2018

Adder spotted sunbathing at park

An adder has been enjoying the sunny weather and basking in the sun at a park.
22nd Apr 2018

Kent war hero has second Victoria Cross pavement unveiled in his honour

First World War flying ace Major James McCudden, who diced with death with the Red Baron, has had a second memorial unveiled in his honour.
22nd Apr 2018

Couple found dead in their home

An elderly man and woman have been found dead in their home in a quiet cul-de-sac
22nd Apr 2018

Landlord who lost licence claims 'drug abuse is in every pub'

All pubs have a problem with drugs, says a landlord as committee revokes his licence.
21st Apr 2018

Terrorism officers stop searching home

Police searching the home of a man suspected of terrorism offences have left the scene.
21st Apr 2018

Fire spreads up ivy growing on house

A roof of a home has suffered damage after ivy growing on it accidentally caught alight.
20th Apr 2018

Sex pest jailed for offences against young child

Stanislav Fako faces 16 years in prison for sex offences against a child.
20th Apr 2018

Travellers still at Riverside Country Park day before festival is held there

At least eight traveller caravans are still at council run park just a day before English festival is held there.
20th Apr 2018

Terror arrest man named locally

A man arrested earlier this week on suspicion of terror-related offences has been named locally and remanded in custody.
20th Apr 2018

Trains delayed after Second World War bomb discovered

Emergency services are reported to be at the scene of an incident at a railway station.
20th Apr 2018

Sun's out... but are the pecs out?

As the temperatures hit their hottest in April for decades, we took to the streets in the hunt for topless men. But how many did we find?