Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

LATEST NEWS

Great Comp Garden near Sevenoaks has received nearly £50,000 in National Lottery support to help address the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on heritage work and to continue to offer a horticultural space that helps promote wellbeing. 

Rob Daw's 64-year association with Chipstead Sailing Club was recognised this month when he was presented with a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Lifetime Commitment Award.

The 3rd Sevenoaks (Riverhead & Dunton Green) Scout Group says it is with deep regret that they have decided that the annual popular Firework Display that was to take place on the 7 November this year, will not take place.

Rock legend Jimi Hendrix died exactly 50 years ago (18 September 1970) but ever since his death an urban myth has continued to gather momentum that he was responsible for the arrival of wild parakeets in Britain.

The beautiful Hever Castle and its grounds provide the backdrop for a socially distanced outdoor cinema under the stars on 7-9 and 14-16 August (evenings).

The organising committee of the Riverhead Carnival has decided to cancel this year’s event, which was due to take place at Chipstead Common - pictured on Sunday 20 September.

Detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate are continuing to appeal for witnesses as they investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Eynsford.

A CCTV image has been issued by officers investigating the theft of a car from Eynsford.

Otford charity Hospices of Hope recently launched their latest fundraising challenge – “ROW-mania” – to raise funds towards the salaries of nurses for the hard-hit Hospice Casa Sperantei, in Romania.

Riverhead Parish Council has created a lockdown art gallery on its website by inviting budding artists to send pictures of their work for inclusion.