Latest News In Maidstone

16th Jul 2019

Man reported missing

Police have issued an appeal after a man went missing earlier this month.
16th Jul 2019

Man in hospital after being attacked

Police want to talk to two men after another was repeatedly kicked and punched in the face.
16th Jul 2019

Debris on M2 causes heavy traffic

An overturned trailer caused traffic and a lane closure earlier today.
16th Jul 2019

£407,000 grant funds eight new KCC jobs to help young asylum seekers

A dedicated team of specialist will help young inmigrants integrate as they leave the council care system.
16th Jul 2019

Prisoner died after taking Spice-like substance

A wheelchair-bound prisoner who was found unresponsive in his cell died after taking a fatal level of a painkiller and psychoactive substance.
16th Jul 2019

Two measles cases confirmed

Parents have been told to vaccinate their children after an outbreak of measles.
16th Jul 2019

Proposals for 1,000 new homes in apple orchard

Plans for more than 1,000 homes and a new primary school have been put forward for residents to consider.
16th Jul 2019

Mum hopes to prevent another tragic suicide

A mother has been sharing posts on social media to raise awareness of mental health following her son's death.
16th Jul 2019

Gang member jailed over banker cocaine plot

A Kent man was among a 12-strong gang jailed for dealing cocaine to bankers in the City of London.
16th Jul 2019

Mum's battle to get son specialist education

A mother says she has been forced to remove her autistic son from school after a council decision.
16th Jul 2019

Memorial service for former Gillingham manager

Hundreds of people are expected to gather to celebrate the life of Justin Edinburgh who died last month.
15th Jul 2019

Man bailed after 'assaulting' a woman

A man has been released on bail after armed police were sent to an alleged violent attack.