Maidstone News



Rolling road closures 6th July - 22nd July

29 June, 2020

Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on various roads in Maidstone from 6th July 2020, between the hours of 21:00 and 05:00 (excluding Sundays), with estimated completion by 22nd July 2020. read more


River bank slippage

21 June, 2020

There has been a river bank slippage next to the Medway in the Forstall Road area of Aylesford. read more




Ash Die Back puts trees at risk along Medway River path.

05 June, 2020

Following reports of dangerous trees along a section of the towpath (between Moncktons Lane and Gibraltar House in Maidstone, as the Medway borders Ringlestone), an Inspection of the area has revealed that almost 200 Ash trees have been affected by ash die back with some leaning and at immediate ... read more


Update: A249 and surrounding road closures

27 May, 2020

There will be a temporary overnight Road Closure for resurfacing works along Sittingbourne Road, Bearsted Road, Penenden Heath Road and Chiltern Hundreds Roundabout starting 9th June with an estimated completion date of the 4th July. These will run between 8:00pm to 6:00am every day except Sundays. read more