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Former Spitfires’ captain Sam Northeast silenced his Kentish critics with an unbeaten century that helped steer Hampshire to an emphatic 90-run Royal London One-Day Cup victory over Kent in Canterbury.

The term Maundy Thursday is used often enough but what is it and what does it involve?

Ravens drew 2-2 away to Halifax Town last weekend

An 11-year-old boy hit by a car on Saturday has tragically died in hospital.

It was a surprise visit that was music to the ears of residents at a Chislehurst care home.

A collision which left an 11-year-old boy fighting for his life after he was hit by a car in Orpington at the weekend, has sparked a campaign backed by thousands for improved road safety.

Two special after-show parties are being held this week as the Rocky Horror Show comes to a close, and there are even prizes for the best dressed.

A wartime bride says the secret to a long marriage is to let the husband think he is always right.

There was a slippery customer on the M25 that needed some attention from traffic officers – a metre-long corn snake.

A keen swimmer from Orpington has been selected to support a national campaign highlighting the benefits of getting in the pool.

Kent bowling coach Allan Donald admitted he was ‘very proud’ of his players after their eight-wicket win over Warwickshire at Edgbaston.

Kent head coach Matt Walker was delighted to see his side in a dominant position against Warwickshire at Edgbaston after the third day of their County Championship Division One match.

Kent took total control of the battle of the newly-promoted sides at Edgbaston where Warwickshire face a massive last-day rearguard action to avoid defeat in their Specsavers County Championship Division One match.

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.


Following spectacular success in the Bromley Theatre Guild Full Length Play Festival, a local theatrical group is hoping to hit the top spot once again.

A new one-day festival headlined by garage-favourites Blazin’ Squad has been given the green light in Chislehurst.

School photos are a rite of passage: a snapshot in time of bad hairstyles, gappy teeth and that hideous experiment with the blue eyeliner that went on for far too long.


Following a very exciting 2018 in which the nation’s favourite yellow magic bear Sooty celebrated his 70th birthday, he’ll be launching into 2019, joined by Sweep, Soo and his TV pal Richard Cadell, with a new theatre tour.

He’s done it all. Acted in movies, television, adverts. Adventurer and explorer, climbing the world’s tallest peaks, and only just failing to make the summit of Everest three times, the oldest to ever do so. He walked to the magnetic North Pole.


Agatha Christie’s classic stage whodunnit, The Mousetrap, comes to the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, this month starring Gwyneth Strong – best known as Cassandra in Only Fools and Horses.

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Bromley has been chosen to open a new production of Oscar Wilde’s classic The Picture of Dorian Gray.


The breakout star of hit musician Prince’s’ life story film documentary When Doves Cry is to appear in a new hit-packed concert show in 2019 – Mark Anthony as Prince, which is coming to Bromley in February.


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