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Grown-ups have always thought all witches were the worst, but children from seven and a little older, know full well the worst witch is Mildred Hubble.

A new online map has been launched, allowing homeowners to check for outbreaks of Japanese knotweed in their area, and it shows there are currently 53 infestations around Bromley, 22 in Bexley and five in Gravesend.

Environment Agency

Arrest in Harvel hit and run

Saturday, February 16, 2019

An arrest has been made in connection with a hit and run collision which left a teenage pedestrian with serious injuries and later a vehicle on fire.

A teenager was left with serious injuries after being struck by a hit and run driver.

Serious Collision Investigation Unit

A teenage boy is in a serious condition in hospital following a hit-and run near Meopham last night.

Serious Collision Investigation Unit

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Met Office

Witnesses to an alleged robbery in Gravesend are being urged to come forward.

Kent Police

Residents living in a section of road in Greenhithe where a new bus lane is being built are furious a lot of the work is being done at night.

Mandy Garford

A team of litter pickers are celebrating the replacement of some of the town’s bins with new ones – with lids.

The police are investigating the possibility sweets laced with THC, the active ingredient in cannabis, are being handed out to Gravesend children.

After just 12 months in business, a Gravesend care company has won a national award.

United Kingdom

It’s glam rock time at The Woodville as the only official T. Rex tribute band arrives.

David Bowie

Pub landlord Sean Holland’s lifelong determination to raise a fortune for cancer research has been rewarded by a long service award from Stone Parish Council.

John Burrell

Police are searching for a possible arsonist after a house and two cars were set alight in Meopham.

Kent Police

Police in Gravesend are appealing for help in tracing a man who may have carried out two separate robberies.

Kent police


The world lost the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, last year but her music lives on in the form of Letitia George.


A beautiful fluke moment in a classroom was the inspiration for one teacher to take up photography and he has enjoyed some amazing success.

South Africa

Rock ‘n’ roll never dies, it lives on forever in the form of tribute band festivals, and one of the best is arriving at The Woodville.

United Kingdom

The Woodville pantomime, Peter Pan, smashed the panto box office figures over Christmas selling more than 18,000 tickets, which also helped to raise thousands of pounds for charities.

Mandy Hare

It was the film that put disco firmly on the map, and now a musical version of Saturday Night Fever arrives in Dartford.

Bill Kenwright

Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...

European Union

A theatre is putting on the Calendar Girls musical – so of course all the staff have decided to completely strip off and make their own charity calendar.

United Kingdom

A man from Bexleyheath has just published his first book, Kent-based novel Smile Of The Stowaway.

Kent police

Audiences shall go to the ball this Christmas as Cinderella comes to the Churchill Theatre for this year’s pantomime.


Now back from recording the second series of All Together Now, Brit School teacher and Bromley local Georg Tormann is now warming up for Christmas with his Beckenham-based choir.


Former Coronation Street favourite Kevin Kennedy (who played Curly Watts) takes to the stage in musical comedy Rock of Ages.

United Kingdom

Building on the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Company, the Classic Thriller Company has produced hits including adaptations from Ruth Rendell and Levison and Link, the writers of Murder She Wrote.

Bill Kenwright

Following the incredible sell-out stage success of Not Dead Enough, The Perfect Murder and Dead Simple, the number one best-selling author Peter James is back with a spine-tingling new world premiere play, The House On Cold Hill, coming to the Orchard Theatre in January.


One of Britain’s most iconic wrestlers of all time steps in to the ring again to raise money for a worthy cause.

United Kingdom

The new UK and Ireland tour of Let It Be will be arriving at the Orchard Theatre on Monday, October 15.

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