Latest News In Rochester

22nd Feb 2020
2:02pm

Shop assistant in hospital after armed robbery

Four men wearing balaclavas carried out a terrifying raid at a shop, assaulting a customer and stealing cash.
22nd Feb 2020
11:09am

Ex-firefighter with dementia has memory sparked by station visit

A retired station commander living with dementia visited his old station to relive his fondest memories as a firefighter.
22nd Feb 2020
6:00am

Kebab shops: who gets your vote?

Kebab shops who have been shortlisted for an industry award are hoping for success.
21st Feb 2020
5:07pm

Teenage girl accused of assaulting police officer

A 19-year-old has been remanded in custody on suspicion of attacking a police officer and possessing an offensive weapon.
21st Feb 2020
4:58pm

Lorry crash blocked M20

A motorway was temporarily closed after a crash left a street light dangerously unstable.
21st Feb 2020
3:44pm

Fresh blow for stroke unit campaign

A council leader says he's "vehemently disappointed" after a judge rejected a challenge against closing stroke units at hospitals in the county.
21st Feb 2020
2:13pm

Taxpayers face rising bills in £1bn budget

Taxpayers will see council tax bills rise as public spending on services and projects are increased across the board but some services will be hit.
21st Feb 2020
2:09pm

Campaigners lose stroke review bid

The high court has ruled in favour of health bosses who plan to overhaul stroke services in Kent.
21st Feb 2020
1:04pm

Crossing branded 'stupidly expensive'

Plans to build a £6.8bn crossing have been branded 'stupidly expensive' by councillors.
21st Feb 2020
10:10am

Fruit growers looking for seasonal workers

A major fruit producer has announced it is looking for workers to help with this year's harvest amid uncertainty caused by Brexit.
21st Feb 2020
6:00am

Karate kid going for black belt

A schoolboy is on track to get his black belt in karate, and he's just six years old.
21st Feb 2020
6:00am

Sailors forced to leave slipway after 11 years

Sea scouts and sailors are having to move from their home of 11 years following plans for new housing.

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