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Harsh winters and disease causes dramatic decline in Kent and South East bird numbers

Contributed by editor on Sep 28, 2011 - 11:30 AM

The combination of two harsh winters and bird disease are contributing to the decline in bird species in the South East.


Teenager pleads guilty to manslaughter of former Folkestone schoolboy

Contributed by editor on Sep 28, 2011 - 05:45 AM

A teenager from Sutton in Surrey has admitted killing a man following an altercation outside a Margate nightclub in the early hours of 25 June 2011.


School pupils join forces with Police to stop speeding motorists in Canterbury villages

Contributed by editor on Sep 27, 2011 - 11:30 AM

Children from Barham and Chartham Primary schools have been sending a strong road safety message to speeding motorists.


Opium valued at £50,000 seized at Port of Dover

Contributed by editor on Sep 27, 2011 - 09:05 AM

Opium weighing approximately seven and a half pounds has been seized by Border Agency officers at Dover.


Dover acting family reel in top Comedy Film award (Photo)

Contributed by editor on Sep 27, 2011 - 06:15 AM

A mother and son acting team from Dover are celebrating after one of the films they appeared in won a brace of prizes at the Kent Film Festival (KFF) on Saturday (24 September).


Lucky escape for car driver in A20 crash between Folkestone and Dover (Photo)

Contributed by editor on Sep 26, 2011 - 01:03 PM

A driver had a 'lucky escape' according to a firefighter who was called to a crash involving a car and a scaffolding lorry near Hawkinge on Friday evening (23 September).


Comedian Paul Foot is no longer just the King of Deal after world tour launch in Kent town

Contributed by editor on Sep 26, 2011 - 05:15 AM

Review by Sue Potter

Deal's Astor Theatre is an unconventional launching pad for a comedian embarking on a 'world tour' but when the comedian in question is Paul Foot then it all starts to make a sort of sense.