Wednesday Jul 23
Liar Robert Fisher of Sevenoaks jailed after crying rape against another man
A father falsely claimed he was the victim of a sex attack by a man in an attempt to help a friend.
Wednesday Jul 23
Berry Gardens in Tonbridge reveals at Fruit Focus in East Malling it...
One of the UK's top berry growers has supplied over 90% more strawberries to the market between March and June compared to last year.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Derek Butt, from Dartford, and Michael Barnes, from Belvedere, jailed ...
Two men have been jailed for a total of three-and-a-half years after a number of bicycles valued at more than 10,000 were stolen from railway stations across the south east.
Tunbridge Wells man, Jonathan Smithers, from CooperBurnett, elected...
Mr Smithers, who heads up CooperBurnett's property team, officially took over the post at The Law Society's AGM held in London on Thursday July 10. Jonathan Smithers - a partner in prominent Tunbridge Wells' law firm CooperBurnett - has been elected Vice President of The Law Society of England and Wales His first official engagement as VP occurred ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Tonbridge bank robbers jailed after using gas to explode ATM machine
Lee Spinks, 28 of Foxgrove Avenue, Beckenham, Danny Smith, 30 of High Street, Sheerness, Gary Smith, 39 of Norton Crescent, Tonbridge, Luke Cassidy, 28 of Tonbridge Road, Maidstone and Jason Robert Selwood, 30 of Welland Road, Tonbridge have been jailed for over 30 years.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Gambling addict rebuilds his life
Former Army major Justyn Larcombe told BBC News in July 2013 he had gambled A 750,000 and his life was in ruins.
Tonbridge based company Moodley's releases simple beer making kit
A Kent based company has released a new simple beer making kit, meaning beer lovers can now brew their own batch.
Strike action over job losses at K College sites in Tonbridge,...
The University and College Union has not dismissed the possibility of action over losses of 127 jobs at the Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Ashford sites.
A21 between Tonbridge and Pembury will be improved by constructor Balfour Beatty
Improvements planned for the A21 have moved one step closer to being under way as the company that will be heading a major development has been announced.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Thug Darren Selwood of Kings Hill jailed after unprovoked attack on...
Maidstone Crown Court heard how an 18-year-old girl from Tunbridge Wells had been at The Wharf in Tonbridge with pals on April 18 this year.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Taxis on the taxpayer: They're increasingly used to take children...
Taxis on the taxpayer: They're increasingly used to take children to school, ferry prisoners around and even as ambulances.
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Contractor appointed for A21 widening between Tonbridge and Pembury
The A 69.7m scheme to widen the stretch of road between Tonbridge and Pembury, part of a record investment by the Government in road improvements of A 24bn by 2021, will be constructed by Balfour Beatty.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Two men arrested in connection with Sevenoaks robbery after police hunt in Tonbridge
Kent Police were called to at 9.50am after reports of the incident in Sevenoaks and were then informed of a man holding a knife at the train station.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Multi-million pound grant to ease traffic congestion
The 15.4m package from the Government's arranged through the South East Local Enterprise Partnership will enable Kent County Council to press ahead with plans to reshape the town's gyratory system, a long-standing traffic blackspot.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
K College axes 100 jobs in bid to recover from multi-million pound deficit
A further 100 jobs are to be axed at the financially troubled K College - just months before it is split up into two new colleges.