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The opening match to the 168th Canterbury Cricket Week fell foul to constant rain as Kent's Vitality Blast T20 South Group clash with Sussex Sharks was abandoned without a ball being bowled on Friday night.

An Erith sex pest has been jailed for intimately touching himself in front of women on the London Underground.

After losing his brother and father to cancer, a Bexleyheath man is putting on a club night in London tomorrow, Saturday, August 17, and hopes it will become a regular event.

A police appeal has been made following a two car crash in Bexley after which one elderly driver later died in hospital.

Kent supporters will bid farewell to star Afghanistan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi tomorrow (Friday, 7pm) when the 34-year-old makes the 10th and final Vitality Blast appearance of a short, yet glittering stint with the Spitfires.

It's that time of year again when many students from across the country are waking up feeling anxious as judgement day has arrived: A-level results day.

So many of Orpington's well known, and indeed lesser well known, places have been lost over the years, but now a new book is brushing away the shadows.

Everyone knows the music, so get ready to click your fingers as the Petts Wood Operatic Society is putting on The Addams Family.

A Crayford pre-school has been blasted by an education watchdog for not supervising the youngsters and "compromising children's wellbeing".

A man who killed his teenage girlfriend has been jailed for a minimum of 17 years.

The battle to protect a "hidden jewel" of wildlife space in Belvedere continues as plans for two data centres are published.

Tom Banton scored a scintillating maiden Vitality T20 Blast hundred to propel Somerset to a comfortable 55-run victory over Kent and into quarter-final contention in the ultra-competitive South Group.

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

Kent's Vitality Blast T20 bounce-back-ability will be tested for the second time in a week on Saturday when they travel to Taunton to take on Somerset in their ninth South Group qualifying game.

Kent Spitfires suffered a jolt to their previously excellent Vitality Blast South Group campaign with a five-wicket defeat by Gloucestershire at the Bristol County Ground.


The new cast for the latest We Will Rock You tour that opens in Bromley in September has been announced, and tickets are already on sale.

Jazz singer Shane Hampsheir is bringing his one man show to Bromley having done all his training in the borough.

The Mayor of London's National Park City Festival celebrations are coming to Bexley.

The story of The Drifters is one of tragedy and determination that all adds up to an enviable back catalogue of hits.

Thousands are expected at Danson Park this weekend for the annual country fair.

Eating out in Bexley is on average safer than the rest of London, according to new figures.

The music world was stunned into silence in January 2016 when icon David Bowie died.

Who doesn't enjoy the music of the 60s? The iconic era straddles rock 'n' roll with psychedelia and heralds the start of an entirely new style of pop, men wearing makeup.

A Facebook group of almost 600 south east London filmmakers has had its first movie, The Most Dangerous Man in the Media, nominated for an award at the prestigious Rob Knox Film Festival.

Few women have had a more powerful stage presence than Tina Turner, and an amazing tribute performer will be bringing her stage presence to town next month.

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.

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.

Seeing Star Wars as a five-year-old convinced a Thamesmead lad a life on stage and in front of the cameras was for him.

The Lavender Hills mob from Bexley are continuing their attack on the music charts with a new single while taking a pop at politicians.

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