News and information for residents and visitors of East Malling, Kent - Saturday 28th May 2016

Some views of the village

Coming soon...

Sunday 19th June
Picnic in the Park

See the diary for more details of these and other forthcoming events.


Next train...

Becket bone relic taken to Canterbury

An elbow bone fragment believed to have come from St Thomas Becket is carried into Canterbury Cathedral, 845 years after he was murdered there.
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Huge gas explosion 'shakes homes'

A gas mains explodes into flames causing homes to "shake" in Whitstable, Kent.
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Labour 'anti-Semitic' suspension lifted

A senior Labour activist who was suspended from the party over alleged anti-Semitic comments on Facebook is reinstated.
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Grammar school social mobility plan

A series of recommendations are announced in a bid to get more children from poorer backgrounds in to Kent grammar schools.
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'Shock' over grandmother's DNR order

An investigation is under way after a paramedic was wrongly told an 81-year-old cancer patient did not want to be resuscitated.
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Op Stack lorry park contract awarded

A contract has been awarded to build a giant lorry park for 3,600 vehicles to help prevent traffic chaos for trucks crossing the English Channel.
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