News and information for residents and visitors of East Malling, Kent - Saturday 28th February 2015

Some views of the village

Coming soon...

Sunday 1st March
Parish Walk

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


Next train...

Medway council tax rise approved

Medway Council approves a council tax increase of just under 2% for 2015-16, avoiding a public vote.
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Farage: UKIP backs Tories on deficit

Nigel Farage says UKIP will back Conservative efforts to eliminate the deficit by 2018 but only if they stick to their plans.
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Driver jailed for smuggling £3m drugs

A lorry driver is jailed for 14 years for smuggling drugs with an estimated street value of £3m into the UK.
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Debt agency chasing foreign drivers

More than 18,000 foreign drivers are being chased by debt collectors after failing to pay at the new cashless Dartford Crossing.
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Crash-land Navy pilot awarded medal

A Royal Navy officer from Kent who crash landed a historic plane at an air show is awarded the Air Force Cross.
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Farage requests police bodyguards

UKIP has requested police bodyguards for Nigel Farage for the party's spring conference in Margate and general election campaign.
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