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News archive for August, 2012

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Man dies and woman airlifted to hospital after two car crash near Dover
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 31, 2012 - 02:05 PM
East Kent drivers advised to park under a street lamp after spate of thefts from cars
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 31, 2012 - 11:45 AM
Armed robber escapes with cash after knife threat at Folkestone bookies
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 31, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Police say hospital fires in Canterbury and Medway are linked
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 30, 2012 - 09:26 PM
Soccer and space memorabilia lots come under the hammer at Folkestone auction house - Photo
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 30, 2012 - 04:30 PM
Possible east Kent train is driving me loco - Photo
  • News features
  • Railways
by editor on Aug 30, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Efit released in hunt for man who allegedly stole from Romney Marsh woman in her nineties
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 30, 2012 - 10:55 AM
MP Charlie backs projects in Dover and Deal which will make a difference sooner rather than later
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Aug 30, 2012 - 09:05 AM
MP gives support for investment in infrastructure in Folkestone and Hythe
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 30, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Pensioner suffers severe eye injury after being kicked in the face during bungled robbery in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2012 - 06:15 PM
Romney Marsh carnival parade celebrates Dymchurch Day of Syn - Photos
  • Leisure
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2012 - 03:50 PM
Ferocious Madagascan hunter moves to Ashford - Photo
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Dover Seafront Service for Merchant Navy Day
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2012 - 10:55 AM
Over 300 classic cars line up for Folkestone rally - Photos
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2012 - 09:15 AM
Dover shop owner fined after selling booze to drunk
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2012 - 06:50 AM
Concern grows over disappearance of man from Ashford - Photo _UPDATE
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 28, 2012 - 07:25 PM
Woman driver and daughter flee attack after dog hit by car in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 28, 2012 - 05:22 PM
Folkestone and Hythe Labour Party slam Shepway consultation on Romney Marsh nuclear waste facility
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Aug 28, 2012 - 02:50 PM
New minor injuries service piloted in Romney Marsh
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Aug 28, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Hop pickers train to steam through Ashford, Folkestone, Dover and Canterbury to Faversham
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Aug 28, 2012 - 08:55 AM
Concern over 'gruff voice' man missing from Ashford - Photo
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 28, 2012 - 07:15 AM
British Power Boat Championships returns to Folkestone
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Aug 27, 2012 - 12:05 PM
Rare and wonderful plants at Riverhill Himalayan Garden near Sevenoaks - Photos
  • Tourism
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 27, 2012 - 10:50 AM
Police release photo in hunt for missing sex offender from Dover area
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 27, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Folkestone to Ramsgate coastal footpath plans revealed ahead of public consultation
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 26, 2012 - 04:25 PM
40 firefighters tackle East Kent hospital blaze near Dover
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Aug 26, 2012 - 09:17 AM
Weymouth journey was one of my best ever steam train trips - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Aug 26, 2012 - 01:15 AM
Folkestone man charged after allegedly supplying cannabis to inmates at a Kent Prison
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2012 - 04:10 PM
Kent Cricket captain takes strike at celebrity annual charity match in Alkham
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2012 - 11:55 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - September 2012
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on Aug 25, 2012 - 09:30 AM
Callous callers steal hundreds of pounds from Romney Marsh woman in her nineties
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2012 - 06:35 AM
East Folkestone clean up campaigners look to impose fines on litter louts
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 24, 2012 - 05:40 PM
Enormous drum and bass all-night party coming back to Folkestone
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Aug 24, 2012 - 08:40 AM
Dover College bucks trend with record-breaking GCSE results for the class of 2012
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Aug 24, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Hunt is on for thieves after haul of stolen equipment found in abandoned van near Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 05:25 PM
Kent Cricket captain takes strike at celebrity match in Alkham
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 03:09 PM
Kent Heritage Railways' Bank Holiday fun - Photos
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 02:15 PM
Funeral celebrates life of acknowledged Dover orthopaedic surgeon
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 12:05 PM
Leonard Cohen fans face mad scramble as concerts are pulled from Maidstone Hop Farm venue
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 10:25 AM
Dover and Deal MP inundated by 3,000 responses to survey over residents' concerns
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 08:40 AM
Despite M&C Saatchi training opportunity in Folkestone, more help is needed for young people leaving education
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 23, 2012 - 06:15 AM
10 more arrested this week as Police continue to crackdown on crime and anti-social behaviour in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2012 - 09:55 PM
One small bound for simian one giant leap for conservation as Kent monkeys arrive in Java - Photo
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2012 - 03:30 PM
Paralympic Games action at Dover live site
  • News
  • Olympics
by editor on Aug 22, 2012 - 12:05 PM
Kent beach horror after barbecue explosion
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2012 - 09:30 AM
Diver in trouble picked up by Dover Harbour Board launch - Photo
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Ashford based Charity to benefit from a celebration of music and comedy
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 21, 2012 - 05:15 PM
Codes make it easier for Dover mobile residents
  • Computing
  • News
by editor on Aug 21, 2012 - 03:15 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - September 2012
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on Aug 21, 2012 - 01:40 PM
Land Rover driver fails to stop after crashing into bus on Dover Road
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 21, 2012 - 11:35 AM
Folkestone protestors gather over The Tram Road plans
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Aug 21, 2012 - 08:30 AM
Two young people left with life threatening injuries after car smashes into tree near Canterbury
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 20, 2012 - 05:05 PM
Man missing from Ashford Hospital is found
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 20, 2012 - 04:32 PM
My Ferry Link launch keeps French flag flying on Dover to Calais service
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Aug 20, 2012 - 09:51 AM
Hawkinge Environment Group meets to prepare for Fun Day
  • Environment
  • Groups
by editor on Aug 20, 2012 - 09:45 AM
Minster on the Isle of Sheppey is this week's destination in our regular travel series - Photos
  • Tourism
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 19, 2012 - 06:15 PM
Folkestone man charged with attempted murder following Blackbull Road incident
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 19, 2012 - 01:15 PM
Dungeness Power Station probe into fire at nuclear plant
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2012 - 09:03 PM
Folkestone man remanded in custody after appearing in court on sex charges
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2012 - 04:00 PM
Prospective Kent Police and Crime Commissioner, Harriet Yeo denies claims she wants privatisation of Kent Force
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Convicted Ashford fraudster ordered to pay back half a million pounds
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2012 - 07:45 AM
Dover and Deal charities cashing in on crime
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 17, 2012 - 11:25 AM
Large sheets of lead stolen from roof of Lyminge country house
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 17, 2012 - 08:55 AM
Large crowd gathers after suspected stabbing in Folkestone - Photo UPDATE
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 17, 2012 - 06:45 AM
Deadly weed threatens Folkestone Downs - Photo
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 16, 2012 - 05:05 PM
Police release E-fit image of man suspected of exposing himself to schoolgirls in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 16, 2012 - 12:05 PM
Top marks for Dover College students
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Aug 16, 2012 - 11:51 AM
Unmanned aircraft patrolling the English Channel would cost a lot and add little to the fight against crime
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Aug 16, 2012 - 11:50 AM
Crop circles appear in field near Folkestone celebrating Team GB success
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 16, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Celebrities gather for Dover actor's barn wedding - Photo
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 15, 2012 - 05:30 PM
Three men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Folkestone released on bail
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 15, 2012 - 08:25 AM
Specials Horace launches Folkestone exhibition at Skabour Festival - Photos - Update
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Aug 15, 2012 - 07:45 AM
Kent and Medway patients given the prescription for a good Bank Holiday
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Aug 15, 2012 - 06:55 AM
£7,000 Saga luxury cruise auction at Sandgate Sea Festival
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Aug 14, 2012 - 05:00 PM
Kent County Council urges rail operators not to raise fares after Government proposes 6.2 per cent hike
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Aug 14, 2012 - 02:14 PM
Pickpocket suspects sought after credit card stolen from woman in Canterbury department store
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 14, 2012 - 10:20 AM
Two-way? No-way! demonstration against KCC road plan in Folkestone
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Aug 14, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Driver dies after car smashes into railings in Dover
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 13, 2012 - 05:40 PM
Hawkinge Allotment Society open day and presentations - Photos
  • Horticulture
  • News
by editor on Aug 13, 2012 - 04:40 PM
Chocks away for the next Folkestone Air Show - Photo
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Aug 13, 2012 - 11:30 AM
67-year-old man charged over alleged harassment of 84-year-old woman neighbour
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 12, 2012 - 10:55 AM
Ashford man banned for a year after driving over level crossing in front of train
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 11, 2012 - 04:40 PM
The truth is out there in Margate
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Aug 11, 2012 - 02:00 PM
Laptop stolen from office at Dover Leisure Centre
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 11, 2012 - 11:25 AM
Olympic Torchbearer joins the On Your Marks Holiday Club at Hawkinge Baptist Church
  • Religion
  • News
by editor on Aug 11, 2012 - 07:50 AM
Hidden charm and historic interest of the Isle of Sheppey is worth searching out
  • Leisure
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 11, 2012 - 02:15 AM
Man suffers serious head injuries following assault in Folkestone park - Photo
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2012 - 04:50 PM
Concern grows for missing man with links to Dover, Whitstable and Canterbury - Photo - Update
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2012 - 01:35 PM
Manifesto launched for a cleaner Folkestone after claim that bin collection leaves mess to be cleared up later
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Despite Dover job losses, overall we are seeing things start to improve employment wise says MP
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Aug 10, 2012 - 10:40 AM
The end of Kent Community Recycling in Hawkinge - as it was
  • Environment
  • Have your say!
by editor on Aug 10, 2012 - 08:20 AM
Young man taken to hospital after brawl in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Woman passenger dies following A20 crash near Dover - Photo
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2012 - 05:30 PM
Three illegal immigrants working in Kent kicked out of the UK
  • Illegal immigration
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2012 - 02:14 PM
Plans to create memorial arch in Folkestone
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 09, 2012 - 10:35 AM
Conservation morning to take place at Frank and Betty's Field in Hawkinge
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Police appeal after spray gun stolen in Hawkinge building site break-in
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Elderly man with walking stick fights off robber who tried to steal bag from girl in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 08, 2012 - 04:45 PM
Man in Folkestone knocked unconscious after brick hurled into his face
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 08, 2012 - 11:30 AM
Dishing out dosh to help Dover district community projects
  • Groups
  • News
by editor on Aug 08, 2012 - 09:15 AM
Final Olympic celebration to be held at the Live Site in Dover
  • News
  • Olympics
by editor on Aug 08, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Police probe into alleged 'cash back' theft at Ashford superstore
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 07, 2012 - 04:45 PM
Meerkat mob are Gold Medal winners at Ashford Animal Park - Photos
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Aug 07, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Motorists warned not to drive to the speed limit on rural roads in Kent
  • Road safety
  • News
by editor on Aug 07, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Man snatches handbag from young woman in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 07, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Women in Ashford nightclub fracas
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 06, 2012 - 04:50 PM
Village green archaeology dig near Folkestone preparing for big influx of visitors
  • News
by editor on Aug 06, 2012 - 02:28 PM
Hawkinge flagship centre needs more support and ideas
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Aug 06, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Driver arrested after man dies following two car crash in Tenterden
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 05, 2012 - 02:29 PM
Police probe criminal damage to bank cash machines in Tenterden
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 05, 2012 - 11:15 AM
Free summer holiday sports sessions for young people in Dover
  • News
by editor on Aug 05, 2012 - 08:20 AM
Online opportunity to speak to Dover Police
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2012 - 07:30 PM
Leighton Buzzard and Princes Risborough Railway - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Aug 04, 2012 - 07:15 PM
Sandwich Discovery Park sale hailed as 'major move forward' for East Kent
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2012 - 12:05 PM
Hawkinge and Swingfield Town Council name change is backed by councillors
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2012 - 10:50 AM
Cyclist seriously injured in suspected hit and run in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2012 - 08:05 AM
Parp! Parp! Make way for an extra show in Folkestone
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Aug 03, 2012 - 05:45 PM
Woman airlifted to London hospital after A20 crash near Dover - Photo
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 03, 2012 - 01:57 PM
East Kent marketing campaign 'will wake up the world'
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Aug 03, 2012 - 07:05 AM
Experts get to the bottom of bubbling water mystery near Folkestone bathing beach
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 02, 2012 - 04:45 PM
Health chiefs hope to start work on Dover hospital before end of year
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Aug 02, 2012 - 11:35 AM
Result of Dungeness nuclear review due in the autumn
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 02, 2012 - 08:25 AM
Folkestone march in steps of eight million troops
  • News
  • War
by editor on Aug 02, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Big Screen and beanbags at Olympic Games super Saturday in Dover
  • News
  • Olympics
by editor on Aug 01, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Folkestone residents urged to help identify Essex burglary suspect - Photo
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 01, 2012 - 09:45 AM
Man stabbed with screwdriver during fracas in Ashford park
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 01, 2012 - 07:40 AM