News and information for residents and visitors of East Malling, Kent - Sunday 30th August 2015

Some views of the village

Coming soon...

Saturday 5th September
East Malling Beer and Cider Festival

Sunday 20th September
to Sunday 27th September

Music@Malling Festival

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


Next train...

East Malling woman jailed as getaway driver

Tanya Page, from East Malling, is starting a two-year prison sentence after a jury decided she provided the transport for a gang who broke into a house and took £400 of jewellery.

East Malling man jailed for part in violent attack in West Malling

Tommy Dunn, of Bondfield Road, East Malling, has been jailed for his part in a violent incident in May 2013 at the Farmhouse Pub in West Malling.

Pride march in anti-gay flyers town

A Pride parade is taking place in a Kent seaside town days after anti-gay leaflets were posted through residents' letterboxes.
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Authority 'worst' on curriculum tests

Medway is one of the worst performing local authorities in England for pupils leaving primary school, according to government figures.
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Boy steps on burning beach barbecue

A four-year-old boy from Kent is burned after he steps on a disposable barbecue that was buried at Camber Sands while still alight.
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Pink Floyd pig withdrawn from sale

Pink Floyd's iconic inflatable pig "Algie" - which has been languishing in a Suffolk workshop for years after being found in a Kent field - is withdrawn from auction.
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VIDEO: Medic recounts scene of air disaster

Tony Kemp, a medic from Tunbridge Wells, who was one of the first on the scene of the Shoreham air disaster, has told the BBC of the terrible devastation he encountered.
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Jewellery heist accused four in court

Four people appear in court accused of a number of charges in connection with the Hatton Garden jewellery raid.
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