News and information for residents and visitors of East Malling, Kent - Tuesday 25th October 2016

Some views of the village

Coming soon...

Wednesday 26th October
Halloween Craft Fair

Friday 28th October
Halloween Disco

Friday 4th November
Discussion on the new local plan

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


Next train...

Travellers move on

Travellers who parked at South Ward Playing Fields on 1st October have now moved on to another site, believed to be off Old Barn Road in Leybourne.

Hospital apology over Canterbury nurse sex attacks

A hospital trust apologises after six people, including a 15-year-old girl, were raped or sexually assaulted by a nurse.
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Calais children: 'Financial burden' for Kent, says Paul Carter

Nearly 1,500 child migrants are being cared for in Kent, putting "enormous financial burden" on taxpayers, the county council leader says.
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Calais migrants: Hundreds moved from 'Jungle' camp

Almost 2,000 migrants are bussed from the "Jungle" in Calais as the controversial camp is cleared.
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Paedophile jailed after vigilantes set Bluewater trap

A man confronted by vigilantes after arranging to meet a fictitious 11-year-old girl for sex is jailed for five years.
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Suzanne Evans and Paul Nuttall run for UKIP leadership

Two more candidates enter the UKIP leadership race, one vowing to make the party less 'toxic', while the other promises an end to infighting.
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Blaze engulfs Tunbridge Wells refuse and recycling centre

A large fire engulfs a refuse and recycling plant in Tunbridge Wells.
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