Jukes elected new Leader

Councillor David Jukes, veteran Councillor for Speldhurst & Bidborough, has been elected Leader of the Council.

Atwood loses seat in Rusthall

There was shock amongst fellow Conservatives when Bob Atwood, the popular Leader of Tunbridge Wells Council, lost his seat to the UKIP candidate in Thursday's local elections.

Superfast broadband on its way

Following an initiative between the government, Kent County Council, Tunbridge Wells Borough Council and local parish councils superfast broadband could soon be a feature of this locality.

Julian meets IDS

Whilst supporting the election campaign for the return of Boris Johnson as Mayor of London, Julian Stanyer took the opportunity to catch up with Ian Duncan Smith, the Secretary of State for Works and Pensions.

Man Arrested After Assault

A man was arrested after an horrendouse assault in Langton Green in the early hours of Sunday morning. The victim is believed to be in a serious condition in hospital. The the attacker is believed to be a former boyfriend of the victim. He was arrested at her property and is in police custody. Acting Chief Inspector Justin Watts said " There is no reason for residents of Langton Green to be alarmed. A man is in custody and helping us with our enquiries. There are no other suspects."