Maidstone News

Plan for 6 House Loose Road Garden Development Rejected

25 February, 2019

A back garden housing scheme for 6 homes at 466 Loose Road has been rejected by Maidstone Borough Council’s Planning committee following a proposal for refusal made by Cllr Brian Clark. At the meeting Cllr Clark agued that the plan was contrary to the North Loose Residents Association’s adopted ... read more








Kent Test results day

11 October, 2018

More than 16,500 children who sat the Kent Test last month will find out whether they have been assessed for a grammar school place this week.     Families who registered online for the test will be sent an email from Kent County Council after 4pm on Thursday, October 11 with their child’s assess... read more



Lib Dems make impressive gain in Headcorn

14 September, 2018

On the 13th of September 2018 there was a by-election in Headcorn ward following the resignation of the sitting conservative councillor. Maidstone Liberal Democrats selected local resident Merilyn Fraser as their candidate and fought an impressive campaign. read more