(11 December) Free ice rink for all the family
(Dartford Messenger, p 14) Sevenoaks Council to set up ice rink on the 13th at New Ash Green.
(11 December) Katherine thanks Masterchef for her fresh confidence
(Dartford Messenger, p16) Picture feature on New Ash Green and former Longfield School entrant to Masterchef.
(9 December) Hartley beauty queen wins award for best smile in whole of UK
27 year old from Ash Road wins title of UK Dazzling Beauty 2014/15. She also won the Miss Charity Award for raising hundreds of pounds for Darent Valley Hospital.
(4 December) Erith mechanic jailed for conspiracy to commit burglary in Longfield
(News Shopper) 27 year old from Erith jailed for 3½ years after admitting conspiracy to commit burglary.
(All December) Crime news
(West Kent Watch
) In December the following crimes were recorded in Hartley - burglaries at Culcroft, Hawthorns, Wellfield and Woodland Avenue; attempted burglary at Hawthorns.