Tree planting in South Ward

08 February, 2021

South Ward Lib Dem Councillors Paul, Derek and Brian will be continuing to plant even more trees during the approaching planting season. read more

Maidstone in Bloom passed

03 February, 2021

The council’s Communities Housing & Environment agreed last night to approve a borough wide in Bloom competition for Maidstone. Businesses and residents will be able to show case their talents in floral displays and environmental projects. The launch of the competition and further details of ... read more

South African variant surge testing for parts of Maidstone

01 February, 2021

  Maidstone Borough Council (MBC) is doing all it can to help with local ’surge testing’ of residents for the new South African variant of Covd-19 (SARS CoV2) within the ME15 postcode area of Maidstone which includes the wards of South, Loose, High Street and Shepway North. read more

Maidstone’s hopes for fast City service dashed

27 January, 2021

Earlier this week the Kent County Council Cabinet agreed a new Rail Strategy for Kent. Although the strategy repeated the long term ambition of bringing Thameslink to Maidstone, the County Council has now stated that that it would support the introduction of a service terminating at London Blackf... read more

Green light for A229 Corridor Improvements - But Local Concern Remains

20 January, 2021

Following vocal lobbying for over 10 years at KCC and at Maidstone’s Joint Transport Board, Lib Dems in South Maidstone are finally gaining improvements along the A229 corridor. Kent County Council has just this week endorsed moving forward with the A229 corridor improvements, funding for which w... read more