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News archive for May, 2013

Title Category Contributed
Alarm raised on Channel Ferry after Dover bound passenger is reported missing - Photo
  • Police
  • News
by editor on May 31, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Folkestone Creative Quarter 'workshop' revealed in all its glory - Photo
  • Development
  • News
by editor on May 31, 2013 - 04:30 PM
£64,000 government cash to pep up Folkestone, Hythe and Lydd
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 31, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Prince praises Kent and Medway's 'impressive' road safety work
  • Road safety
  • News
by editor on May 31, 2013 - 08:40 AM
Sediment build up in Romney Marsh water mains prompts flushing programme in Lydd area
  • News
  • Utilities
by editor on May 31, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Finalists announced in Kent Excellence in Business Awards 2013
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 05:40 PM
All set for fun-tastic festivals in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Man charged over sex assault on jogger in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 02:45 PM
Further appeals against Lydd Airport expansion plans welcomed
  • Development
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 01:05 PM
Folkestone fishing history exhibition could lead way for Fishing Heritage Museum - Photo
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Parking Forum suggestions could soon mean more free on street parking in Sandgate Road Folkestone
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 08:25 AM
Fracking offers the potential for that holy grail of lower bills says Dover and Deal MP
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on May 30, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Folkestone to host the UK's first ever Mermaid Festival
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on May 29, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Folkestone town centre dispersal area will give Police more powers to deal with troublemakers - Map
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 29, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Time for parents to register children for Kent Test
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 29, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Lydd Airport planning battle won't be over until the fat lady sings
  • Development
  • News
by editor on May 29, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Dover Museum accolade from world's largest travel website
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 29, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Grunt and grind grapplers set to arrive in Hawkinge
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Police investigate incident at Folkestone Mosque
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Alert over distraction thefts at supermarket car parks in Canterbury and East Kent
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2013 - 09:30 AM
Dover District Council announces Chairman, Vice Chairman and Cabinet
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2013 - 07:40 AM
Onwards and upwards for popular Hawkinge teacher - Photo
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 27, 2013 - 04:15 PM
Smoke spotted in Channel Tunnel delays Bank Holiday travellers
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on May 27, 2013 - 12:51 PM
Battle of Britain Memorial Fun Day goes ahead despite cancelled Folkestone Airshow
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 27, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Peak Rail and the Derbyshire Dales Narrow Gauge Railway - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on May 26, 2013 - 03:45 PM
Steam loco 'Tangmere' hauling East Kent Golden Arrow trips through Canterbury and Folkestone - Photo
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on May 26, 2013 - 10:15 AM
Red tape dashes college hairdressing course hopes for Folkestone mother - Photo
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 26, 2013 - 08:30 AM
RAF charity to benefit from cancelled Folkestone Airshow donations
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 25, 2013 - 04:10 PM
Specialist officers called to chemical emergency at Folkestone Hospital
  • Emergency
  • News
by editor on May 25, 2013 - 10:32 AM
King retires from Kent County Council job with 'happy heart'
  • News
  • Local Government
by editor on May 25, 2013 - 08:15 AM
'Bliss will be a hard act to follow' says new Shepway Council Leader
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2013 - 05:35 PM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - June 2013
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on May 24, 2013 - 03:30 PM
Fun and games at official opening of Hawkinge Play Park by Town Mayor
  • News
  • Recreation
by editor on May 24, 2013 - 12:05 PM
More buses between Folkestone, Sandgate and Hythe but changes 'don't go far enough'
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Folkestone man charged after spate of Dover burglaries
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2013 - 06:10 AM
Memories revived at Folkestone Book Fair and exhibition of historic photos
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 23, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Community minded directors wanted for Hawkinge flagship centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • News
by editor on May 23, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Two men escape with their lives after a serious flat fire in Dover
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on May 23, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Close encounters of the theroid kind up for grabs at Ashford animal park
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on May 23, 2013 - 11:05 AM
Dover and Deal MP comes out in support of traditional marriage
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on May 23, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Hythe Bay cannot become the victim of badly thought through environmental experiment says MP
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 23, 2013 - 04:15 AM
Dover councillor names his Kent Shadow Cabinet
  • News
  • Local Government
by editor on May 22, 2013 - 08:06 PM
Holiday fun throughout Dover and White Cliffs Country
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 22, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Kent cabinet member backs 'human touch' at the heart of health reform for older people
  • News
  • Elderly
by editor on May 22, 2013 - 12:50 PM
Over a thousand Dover households sign up for energy switching scheme to cut bills
  • News
  • Utilities
by editor on May 22, 2013 - 10:55 AM
Red Arrows deal brings aerobatic team to Folkestone on cancelled Airshow day
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on May 22, 2013 - 06:15 AM
Man allegedly punches woman driver through car window in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Hawkinge retail park vision for the future sees opening of first new business
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Former Parliamentary candidate for Folkestone and Hythe dies after short illness
  • Politics
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2013 - 02:03 PM
Sport in Kent to benefit from Dover ferry operator sponsorship
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Man kicked in the face after being punched to the ground in Deal
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2013 - 08:55 AM
Frank and Betty's Field in Hawkinge needs your help
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Innovative Free Hi-Speed Wi-Fi zone could be rolled out across Folkestone
  • Computing
  • News
by editor on May 20, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Hurry! Time is running out to enter floats for spectacular Hythe Venetian Fete
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on May 20, 2013 - 02:16 PM
Activists fighting live animal exports step up the pressure on Dover port bosses
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on May 20, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - June 2013
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on May 20, 2013 - 08:39 AM
Community effort shapes new-look play areas opened in Dover
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on May 20, 2013 - 08:07 AM
Rooftop astro turf play area built into new Folkestone Primary Academy
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 19, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Crich Tramway Village echoes 1950s Britain - Photos
  • Transport
  • Out & About
by editor on May 19, 2013 - 10:20 AM
Violent Hythe and Sandwich armed robbers jailed for 27 years
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 18, 2013 - 05:15 PM
16 arrests as Kent Police film drivers from unmarked lorry
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 18, 2013 - 12:05 PM
Zombie Apocalypse now in Folkestone
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 18, 2013 - 08:30 AM
Bible on the bus - Whacky but awesome
  • Religion
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 08:18 PM
Creative move for Folkestone students - Photo
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Folkestone Downs in flower at last - Photo
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 04:47 PM
Former US champion Channel Swimmer set to break his own Folkestone record
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 11:05 AM
Fishing gear that got away in Hythe
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 08:25 AM
Residents and visitors urged to make more use of the Kent coast and countryside
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 06:50 AM
East Kent Railway founder meeting in Ashover - Photos
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on May 17, 2013 - 03:35 AM
Appeal over stuck up tattoo parlour in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 16, 2013 - 05:05 PM
University College Folkestone drama students' performance of Cloud 9 needs more adjectives
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on May 16, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Things likely to change for Dover Port after Goldfield steps down
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on May 16, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs passing Bill to grant EU referendum
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 16, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Dover dog walker punched in the face by 'annoyed' biker
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Yummy Folkestone food on the menu for French visit
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 04:10 PM
People in Kent urged to talk about dementia and dispel myths during Awareness Week
  • Health
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 12:55 PM
Woman punches banker in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Drink-driving motorists in Kent could face 14-years imprisonment
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 09:30 AM
Reduced strength alcohol to be sold to 'street drinkers' in Dover
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 08:25 AM
Ashford man guilty of sex attacks on four women
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2013 - 06:40 AM
Mum pushes man to the ground in Dover after he grabbed toddler
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Bogus Age Concern workers steal cash and drugs from elderly victim in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Manston Kent and Prestwick airport writedowns see Infratil profits nosedive
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2013 - 01:05 PM
Free to step back in time for Canterbury Medieval Fayre
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Gang strangle and stamp on man walking with girlfriend in Deal
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Louder environment prompts free hearing health checks to shoppers in Folkestone
  • Health
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Lincoln and Les Miserables included in Folkestone Classic Film Club summer screenings
  • News
  • Film
by editor on May 13, 2013 - 04:50 PM
High hopes for a Folkestone Airshow in 2014
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Muddy Waters son praises Folkestone singer nominated for British Blues Award
  • News
  • Music
by editor on May 13, 2013 - 11:30 AM
‘Double dupe recession’ sees rogues cashing in across Kent
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Win an overnight Safari Experience in Kent on the 'Ashford Savannah'
  • Competitions
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Foster carer shortfall needs to follow East Kent's example
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 12, 2013 - 02:20 PM
Bandstand music ban could a blessing in disguise for Folkestone says tourism chief
  • News
  • Music
by editor on May 12, 2013 - 02:20 PM
Golden Arrow scheduled to steam through Canterbury, Dover and Folkestone - Photo
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on May 12, 2013 - 08:57 AM
Six in hospital after multi-vehicle crash on Canterbury Road at Swingfield
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on May 11, 2013 - 08:32 PM
Great sadness as Folkestone Airshow organiser details reasons for shock cancellation
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 11, 2013 - 07:10 AM
Folkestone Airshow cancelled with just weeks to go
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 10, 2013 - 05:23 PM
National Youth Theatre success for Folkestone student
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on May 10, 2013 - 04:20 PM
Tory leader announces new Kent County Council Cabinet appointments
  • News
  • Local Government
by editor on May 10, 2013 - 12:05 PM
Folkestone and Dover residents urged to save water despite heavy winter rainfall
  • News
  • Utilities
by editor on May 10, 2013 - 11:35 AM
New Mayor and Mayoress priority pledge to promote Hawkinge - Photos
  • News
  • HTC News
by editor on May 10, 2013 - 09:15 AM
Police investigate possible link of attempted bank robbery in New Romney and Hythe hotel 'bomb' incident - Videos
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 09, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs return to pre 1975 Common Market
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 09, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Why UKIP failed to make a breakthrough in Dover and Deal
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on May 09, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Beyoncé and One Direction choreographer takes dance workshop to Folkestone school - Photo
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 09, 2013 - 04:55 AM
Kapow! Canterbury crowds force comic shop to open early for annual giveaway
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 08, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Drink-driving motorists in Kent could face 14-years imprisonment
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 08, 2013 - 09:30 AM
Folkestone Lib Dem Kent County Council candidate congratulates UKIP on wins
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 08, 2013 - 08:17 AM
Lydd Airport £25 million development pledge puts Kent businesses at front of the queue
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 07, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Connecting with nature across Dover
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 07, 2013 - 09:10 AM
Digging Lyminge arrives in Folkestone
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 07, 2013 - 07:05 AM
Talking Heads at the Dover Roundhouse - impressive and disturbing
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on May 06, 2013 - 11:55 AM
'Tangmere' heads steam train to Canterbury, Dover and Folkestone - Photo
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on May 06, 2013 - 08:10 AM
Village event at National Memorial in Capel-le-Ferne will give grandstand view of the Folkestone Airshow
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 06, 2013 - 06:05 AM
Council urged to redouble efforts to remove urine bottles and rubbish dumped along A20 at Folkestone and Dover
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 05, 2013 - 09:50 AM
Top local Tory's support spurs Greens to historic victory in Hythe
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 04, 2013 - 04:25 PM
Three operations ordeal for elderly pensioner after dog attack near Hythe
  • Police
  • News
by editor on May 04, 2013 - 10:30 AM
Margate, Dover and Dungeness in Rough Guide’s Top Ten Places to Visit in Kent
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on May 04, 2013 - 08:05 AM
Tories keep hold of seats in Dover in KCC election
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 03, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Folkestone goes UKIP in Kent County Council elections - Photo
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 03, 2013 - 01:06 PM
Cash boost for Young Entrepreneurs in Kent and Medway
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 03, 2013 - 11:20 AM
Appeal after 16-year-old boy taken to London hospital following serious collision in Ashford
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on May 03, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 8 May 2013
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Agendas
by editor on May 02, 2013 - 10:05 PM
Litter takes a licking from Folkestone residents in Creative Quarter spring clean - Photo
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 02, 2013 - 03:30 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh businesses in line for £¼ million cash help
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 02, 2013 - 11:15 AM
Hythe Bay fishing fears taken to Downing Street
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 02, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Hadlow College campus project would give Dover and Deal a 1,000 jobs boost
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on May 02, 2013 - 06:15 AM
Romney Marsh cops prepare to issue marching orders to yobs in Lydd
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 01, 2013 - 05:30 PM
Confidence grows over East Kent City of Culture bid
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 01, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Countdown begins as Kent county elections edge closer
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 01, 2013 - 09:40 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh pupils sail off with £6,000 grant
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 01, 2013 - 06:55 AM