The MPs for Dartford and Gravesham have joined forces with 14 other Kent Members of Parliament to demand instant jail sentences for people who cough or spit at any emergency worker.
The Ebbsfleet Academy is making and supplying PPE visors to the NHS.
As the Covid crisis drags on the government and other official agencies have been announcing a raft of help and assistance for everyone including the needy, business, those in furlough and charities.
While vulnerable people languish inside their homes, many organisations have been organising to ensure they are at least fed. One such group is Gravesend’s gurdwara.
A group of bikers have been warned by police for riding their machines in woodland.
Istead Rise residents have banded together to set up community help scheme to help those most in need.
Elderly residents in a care home have been touched by a flood of letters and pictures sent in to them by local children.
It may all be about social distancing, but that doesn’t mean you can’t pull on your ballet togs and dance along from home.
With the new draconian ‘stay-indoor’ orders from the government to restrict the spread of the Coronavirus, the county’s biggest shopping centre has become a virtual ghost town.
A flood of people are coming forward to volunteer in Gravesend to help others stuck indoors.
The public consultation period on plans for the new Lower Thames Crossing has been extended by a week because of the chaos being caused by Covid-19.
As Covid-19 continues its grip on the world, the three main theatres in our region are closing their doors.
A new partnership between emergency services is being rolled out in Gravesend and Dartford, following a successful pilot scheme.
Five people have been arrested following a shooting incident in Greenhithe at the weekend.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was shot in Greenhithe.
Motorists still getting used to the A226 weekend closures in Dartford are being warned it will start earlier this weekend because of predicted poor weather.
Of course it’s a farce – Monty Python icon John Cleese is behind it.
Some local organ donors are getting confused following the announcement of a major change in the law.
A CCTV image has been released by police in an attempt to trace two people they wish to speak with after a man suffered knife injuries in Dartford.
Businesses across Gravesham are about to get a boost to their bottom line as a new business rate system arrives.
An experimental intergenerational project between a care home and nursery in Northfleet has blossomed.
An unusual event is being planned to raise charity cash – it’s a kick-a-thon.
Long term plans to build 8,000 new homes in Gravesham have been bitterly criticised by green campaigners.
A former Dartford councillor and three-time mayor, who dedicated 40 years to the town, has been made an Honorary Freeman of the Borough.
Motorists heading coastbound on the A2 in the Bean area are being warned of long delays as two lanes are closed.
It’s the classic tale of forbidden love, and sex, and now it is coming to The Orchard Theatre, Dartford from Thursday, February 20 until Saturday, February 22.
This is a big month of music at The Orchard Theatre in Dartford.
A shooting in Shorne is being treated by police as an attempted murder.
The panto season is barely over and The Orchard Theatre in Dartford has already announced its big star this year – it’s Christopher Biggins.
Highways England has issued a warning to motorists that high winds could make driving in some places difficult, including the Dartford Crossing on Sunday.