Ashford News

Man who used internet to arrange child abuse jailed
20th August 2014 20:05

A man who arranged the commission of a child sex offence has been imprisoned for four years.

On 14 May 2014 Nicholas Edmund Allen, from Rochdale, was arrested in Leybourne, by detectives from the Kent Police child exploitation investigation team.read more

Ashford man jailed over incident images
20th August 2014 15:15

An Ashford resident who got a 14 year-old girl to send him indecent images of herself is starting a prison sentence.

64 year old Nicholas Axon of Canterbury Road in Charing, sent messages to a 14 year-old girl in the West Midlands, under the guise of being a 17 year-old boy. They exchan ... read more

Ashford is the best business location in Kent
19th August 2014 20:05

Ashford has welcomed a new report which identifies the fast-expanding town as the best business location in Kent. Ashford has wrestled the crown from the county town of Maidstone, which topped the poll the last time it was conducted in 2010.

"This study proves what we already knew - tha ... read more

New financial support will lead to new affordable homes in Ashford
18th August 2014 20:00

Housing Minister Brandon Lewis today gave the green light to a new deal that will lead to new affordable homes in Ashford.

The homes will form part of a 61-home development in the Charing area.

Under the terms of the agreement, Brandon Lewis granted permission to Ashford Borou ... read more

Ashford's Gig Guide

CENTAUR PARTING
Venue: The George
Fri 22/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Centaur Parting
Venue: The George
Fri 22/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Electric Tortoise - 60's British Invasion
Venue: The Windmill
Fri 22/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Top Guns
Venue: The Albion
Sat 23/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Top Guns
Venue: The Albion
Sat 23/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Aftershock
Venue: The George
Sat 23/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Cold Steel - 70's Classic Rock
Venue: The Windmill
Sat 23/08/2014 21:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Chariity Music and Family fun Day in Aid of "Beating Bowel Cancer"- BBQ fired up all day. Bands playing and approximate timings are (Barbed 1.15pm) ( Freedom Cage 2.45pm) (Bad Pandas 4.15pm) (Fat Badger 6.00pm) and (Old Town Souls 7.45pm)
Venue: The Windmill
Mon 25/08/2014 13:00-22:00 | Cost: Free admission

Riskee and the Ridicule DAWN OF THE DOG Album Launch Party
Venue: Platform 5
Fri 05/09/2014 20:00-23:59 | Cost: Free admission

Current Competitions

The George Hotel (Closing date: 15/05/2015 08:45)

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