Hundreds gather for funeral of Chatham pensioner Harjit Chaggar at temple in Rochester
The family of a grandmother found dead in the basement of a Chatham shop were joined by hundreds of other mourners at her funeral.
Rochester and Strood MP Mark Reckless welcomes cap on rail fares for Kent commuters
The Rochester and Strood MP welcomed the news that rail fares for Kent commuters will go up less than expected next year after the Chancellor announced prices would be capped.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Something Else! Reviews
On Second Thought: Graham Day and the Gaolers - Soundtrack to the Daily Grind
Wow, do these Medway, England, fellas really pack a whallop! They impress me as a strong cross between the Jam and the Creation, with some freakbeat and mod flourishes.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Researchers urge earlier HIV testing
Last week, to coincide with World Aids Day and National HIV Testing Week, a series of mobile clinics around the region offered help and advice to raise awareness of the importance of early testing for HIV.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
NHS wards that 80 per cent wouldn't recommend: Damning first results...
More than 80 per cent of patients on some hospital wards would not want their loved ones treated there, according to the Government's own figures.
Joy for Medway Messenger and graphic designer Ashley Austen at EDF...
KM Group graphic designer Ashley Austen was also sharing the limelight, after he won a prize at the EDF Energy London and the South of England Media Awards.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Armed raiders Duncan Snape and Robert Powsey jailed for string of...
Two men who carried out a string of dawn raids on newsagents in which terrified shop staff were bound with cable ties have today been jailed for a total of more than 23 years.
The mental health ward at Medway Maritime Hospital in Gillingham is to close
Medway's mental health unit is set to close after councillors failed to put a stop to the controversial proposal.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Friends and strangers all rally to help young dad Felix Glenny, from Lower Stoke, Rochester
Ryan Glenny, who is known by his middle name Felix, was diagnosed with bowel cancer after complaining of stomach problems.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Shame of award-winning Chatham mother Danielle Amusa who used funds...
Mothers on a Chatham housing estate, plagued by crime and anti-social behaviour, decided to restore its reputation and inject some community spirit.
Final of the Medway Business Awards
A dozen firms are braced for a tense but enjoyable evening that their bosses and staff hope will reward them with a top prize.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Convicted paedophile Gareth Oliver jailed after travelling from...
A paedophile who groomed two boys with hundreds of phone messages before travelling more than 300 miles to Kent meet them has been jailed for six years.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Passion for animals sparks work of Easthampton potter Susan Halls
EASTHAMPTON -Artist Susan Halls admits it: She has an innate "obsessive, possessive passion" for animals, and she exorcises the obsession by creating high quality ceramic animals and drawings.