Latest News In Rochester

17th Oct 2017

Paul Bushell in court after guns and ammunition found following house fire in Nelson Road, Gillingham

A pensioner has appeared in court on firearms offences after weapons including a machine gun, semi-automatic pistol and assault rifles were found.
17th Oct 2017

Jenkins Dale dog attack: Owners Michael Thornton and Hayley Eldridge, from Chatham deny wrongdoing

The owners of a banned breed of dog which savaged a toddler in front of horrified children in a play park have denied any wrongdoing.
17th Oct 2017

Crash on the M2 between Strood and Chatham/Maidstone

Motorists were warned to expect delays after a crash brought a busy motorway to a standstill.
17th Oct 2017

Sheerness RNLI Lifeboat responds to three calls in four hours

The Sheerness RNLI Lifeboat was at sea for more than four hours on Monday, responding to three calls.
17th Oct 2017

Allhallows: Police arrest a man from Welling after woman reports rape

Police are investigating a report of a rape at a caravan park and have arrested a 26-year-old man.
17th Oct 2017

Victor Maibvisira in court accused of murder of Kyle Yule in Gillingham

A teenager was fatally wounded when he was stabbed under his armpit, which hit an artery, a court has heard.
17th Oct 2017

Search ongoing after man seen jumping from Medway Bridge of M2 into River Medway

A search operation is ongoing after a man was seen jumping from the Medway Bridge yesterday evening.
17th Oct 2017

Fatahy Al-Badawi, Ahmen Abdo and Ahmed Khalifi charged after car stopped in Gravesend

Three men are due in court after a knife and cannabis were found in a car following a stop and search in Gravesend.
17th Oct 2017

Gillingham ex-serviceman Andrew Gallie stole thousands from The Not Forgotten Association

A former Royal Navy serviceman who conned a charity set up to help disabled soldiers out of £50,000 to feed his gambling habit has avoided jail.
17th Oct 2017

Maidstone based former Strictly dance stars James and Ola Jordan to tour together

Kent dance supremos James and Ola Jordan will take to the stage next year in their first tour together, telling the story of their own love story.
17th Oct 2017

Man from Gillingham charged with robbery following two incidents at Co-op

A 38-year-old has been charged with armed robbery after two raids were reported at the same store.
16th Oct 2017

Coastguard helicopter searches River Medway after man jumps from Medway Bridge

A huge search and rescue operation involving the coastguard helicopter was launched after a man was seen jumping from a bridge into a river.