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News archive for July, 2013

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HEdGe - Minutes of 29 July 2013 by editor on Jul 31, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Eurotunnel's Dover nature reserve flies the Green Flag for the ninth year running by editor on Jul 31, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Police investigate alleged assault at Folkestone town centre supermarket by editor on Jul 31, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Hawkinge residents warned to be aware of thefts after alcohol stolen from a garden shed by editor on Jul 31, 2013 - 06:30 AM
A scorching success for Ashford music festival by editor on Jul 30, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Hawkinge boy picks up prestigious prize at Try Angle Awards for young people in Dover, Ashford and Shepway by editor on Jul 30, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Flying the flag for Folkestone and Hythe - two of the best in Britain by editor on Jul 30, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Three men charged with human smuggling to appear in court at Folkestone by editor on Jul 30, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Teenager charged after fires started on Folkestone recreation ground by editor on Jul 29, 2013 - 05:45 PM
High hopes for innovative Folkestone Factory Floor to incubate new businesses by editor on Jul 29, 2013 - 04:50 PM
Kent Police to start taking on new recruits across the county by editor on Jul 29, 2013 - 01:05 PM
Police stop 38 vehicles in Folkestone in road crime crackdown by editor on Jul 29, 2013 - 11:05 AM
Kent County Council e-Safety expert invited on internet safety panel with PM David Cameron by editor on Jul 29, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Hawkinge and Shepway councillor collects Kent tourism awards for Ashford and Canterbury wild animal parks by editor on Jul 28, 2013 - 04:34 PM
Dover Museum and East Kent Railway's heritage bus day by editor on Jul 28, 2013 - 10:00 AM
Canterbury City Council pulls the plug on Christmas lights display by editor on Jul 27, 2013 - 04:15 PM
Transport Police warn Kent youngsters to stay off railway tracks this summer by editor on Jul 27, 2013 - 03:00 PM
Pocket size Dover calorie map helps residents walk their way to a more active lifestyle by editor on Jul 27, 2013 - 09:05 AM
Police hunt after 89-year-old shopper robbed in Ashford by editor on Jul 26, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Kent County Council travel expenses are going nowhere by editor on Jul 26, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Kent Police warning over keeping safe through the Summer by editor on Jul 26, 2013 - 12:05 PM
Seaside Family Day comes alive at Dover museum by editor on Jul 26, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Man hunted following sexual assault in Folkestone alleyway by editor on Jul 25, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Folkestone teenagers held on suspicion of arson after spraying grass with petrol by editor on Jul 25, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Hawkinge Environment Group looks to the future by editor on Jul 25, 2013 - 01:55 PM
68-year-old rapist from Dover jailed for 17 years by Canterbury Crown Court by editor on Jul 25, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP poses question of what Britain will be like when royal baby becomes King by editor on Jul 25, 2013 - 08:35 AM
Dover hospital's decade of decimation draws to a close with planning permission granted for new facility by editor on Jul 25, 2013 - 06:15 AM
First Picture Show for Dover village as mini-cinema is launched by editor on Jul 24, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Local heroes keep watch over bench on Dover seafront by editor on Jul 24, 2013 - 04:48 PM
Potential adopters meet children who need families face to face in Maidstone at Kent’s first adoption activity day by editor on Jul 24, 2013 - 11:45 AM
New £2million water pumping station planned between Dover and Folkestone by editor on Jul 24, 2013 - 09:35 AM
Woman reports frightening sex ordeal by man with knife in her Folkestone flat by editor on Jul 24, 2013 - 06:35 AM
Folkestone Primary Academy ‘transition’ celebration takes a step back in time by editor on Jul 23, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Dover Road Residents Association in Folkestone plea for 'eyesore' owners to allow mural project to go ahead by editor on Jul 23, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Two held following Hawkinge farm burglary by editor on Jul 23, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Flooding hits Folkestone and Hawkinge after night of storms by editor on Jul 23, 2013 - 09:44 AM
Canterbury snappers with learning disabilities hold photo exhibition in Maidstone by editor on Jul 23, 2013 - 08:40 AM
Tall ships sea parade in front of French President for Folkestone, Hythe Romney Marsh and Boulogne pupils by editor on Jul 23, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Designer bag and valuables snatched as swimmer takes a dip in Folkestone by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Splash-down countdown to spectacular Hythe Venetian Fete by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 04:50 PM
Folkestone student wins first prize in Young Art Net exhibition by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 02:40 PM
£2m offices and workshops set to boost regeneration in Dover village by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 12:15 PM
Hawkinge Mayor and Mayoress refresh hay rakers at nature reserve by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 10:55 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - August 2013 by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 10:50 AM
Dover Coastguard to resume search after aircraft crash in English Channel - Update by editor on Jul 22, 2013 - 08:35 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - August 2013 by editor on Jul 21, 2013 - 02:05 PM
Knole Park links with Royalty and Virginia Woolf by editor on Jul 21, 2013 - 09:45 AM
Hawkinge objectors to Canterbury Road nursery plans anger over councillors' obsession with parking by admin on Jul 21, 2013 - 08:10 AM
Kent archaeological dig on ancient Saxon site at Lyminge resumes for second year by editor on Jul 20, 2013 - 04:05 PM
Folkestone sea of poppies as pupils sow seeds at schools and create a design to mark World War One by editor on Jul 20, 2013 - 02:55 PM
Romney Marsh businesses urged to discover how to get interest free loans from £1million financial package by editor on Jul 20, 2013 - 09:20 AM
Musical and arty archaeology week launches this weekend in Folkestone by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 09:15 PM
French motorist who drove on wrong side of road jailed after fatal collision near Tenterden by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Outdoor gym and new sports area opened in Hawkinge by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Band of the Brigade of Gurkhas set to to raise the roof at the Community Centre in Hawkinge by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Mentoring help for Folkestone, Marsh and countywide academy students applying to top ranking universities by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Woman airlifted to hospital after 70 kilo block of masonry falls from building in Folkestone town centre by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 10:45 AM
Dover backs building of a third Thames Crossing by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 08:35 AM
Folkestone Academy picked for national scheme to raise students interest in reading by editor on Jul 19, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Time to draw a line under the Folkestone Leas step lift carriage saga by editor on Jul 18, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Kent student bus pass is unlikely to be extended despite 10,000 signature petition by editor on Jul 18, 2013 - 04:50 PM
13-year-old girl runs off after allegedly grabbed by man in Whitfield, Dover by editor on Jul 18, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP praises young farmers from Brockhill Park School for Kent County Show success by editor on Jul 18, 2013 - 09:45 AM
Phew! Health alert for people in Kent as scorching weather is set to continue by editor on Jul 18, 2013 - 08:05 AM
Thousands gather in Deal for Royal Marines concert for the remembrance to the fallen in IRA bombing of 1989 by editor on Jul 18, 2013 - 06:15 AM
Thief pedals off with valuable hired mountain bike from East Kent cycling park by editor on Jul 17, 2013 - 04:50 PM
Empty properties to be brought back to life for affordable housing in Dover by editor on Jul 17, 2013 - 01:40 PM
District Council says yes to plans for Canterbury Road day nursery in Hawkinge by editor on Jul 17, 2013 - 12:14 PM
Dover planners give green light to Aylesham expansion by editor on Jul 17, 2013 - 11:10 AM
Canterbury and Hythe wild animal parks' boss assures visitors they will not be closing by editor on Jul 17, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Government says no to public inquiry into multi-million pound development plans for Dover by editor on Jul 17, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Police plea for witnesses after suspected bottle or glass assault outside holiday park in Dymchurch by editor on Jul 16, 2013 - 05:35 PM
Hawkinge residents given seven weeks to dump the junk by editor on Jul 16, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Police and partners join forces to beat crime in neighbourhood action day in Folkestone by editor on Jul 16, 2013 - 12:20 PM
Kent suffers dramatic loss of two thirds of its orchards by editor on Jul 16, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Wild animal keepers in the spotlight at Canterbury and Ashford parks by editor on Jul 16, 2013 - 09:55 AM
Police probe two arson attacks in Folkestone town centre by editor on Jul 16, 2013 - 08:21 AM
Plea by fundraiser to get the facts straight over the Folkestone 1890 Step Lift carriage by editor on Jul 15, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Inspirational Hawkinge head teacher retires from The Churchill School by editor on Jul 15, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Dementia project piloted in Canterbury library gains national recognition by editor on Jul 15, 2013 - 10:50 AM
Scruffy Market Place Square in Folkestone gets spruce up thanks to cash from councillor by editor on Jul 15, 2013 - 10:05 AM
No run of the mill carnival for Folkestone as the town comes to life for Charivari Day - Photos by editor on Jul 14, 2013 - 04:59 PM
Long arm of the law in Sandgate stretches through Folkestone to Hawkinge by editor on Jul 14, 2013 - 01:06 PM
Diesel shunter to haul Fish and Chip trains on Dover heritage railway by editor on Jul 13, 2013 - 04:05 PM
Credit Union plans for Hawkinge and East Folkestone hit the buffers by editor on Jul 13, 2013 - 12:10 PM
Dover live exports campaigners take their protest to Kent County Show by editor on Jul 13, 2013 - 10:15 AM
Bands banging the drum for Hawkinge charity event to Support Our Soldiers by editor on Jul 13, 2013 - 07:55 AM
Police appeal after triathlete cyclist suffers serious injuries in collision with car in Lydd by editor on Jul 12, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Dover MP holds Parliamentary debate on capping welfare spending by editor on Jul 12, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Kent County Council cuts of almost a quarter of a billion pounds attacked by Labour Leader by editor on Jul 12, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Shepway appoints tsar to boost business and economy and create jobs in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 12, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Raking hay while the sun shines in Hawkinge by editor on Jul 12, 2013 - 09:15 AM
Strengthening support for young entrepreneurs in Kent by editor on Jul 12, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Biker suffers serious injuries in crash with car in Ashford by editor on Jul 11, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Festival of British Archaeology events lined up for Folkestone, Lyminge and Dover by editor on Jul 11, 2013 - 04:35 PM
'Summer Saturdays' free entertainment for High Street shoppers in Hythe by editor on Jul 11, 2013 - 01:55 PM
High profile policing in Hawkinge as Chief Constable of Kent meets up with residents - Photos by editor on Jul 11, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Bon voyage for Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh students in channel challenge by editor on Jul 11, 2013 - 09:15 AM
Environment Agency map shows that most of Romney Marsh considered low risk for flooding by editor on Jul 11, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Folkestone feels housing upturn as more people move into the town by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 11:55 PM
Asylum seekers taken to hospital after 15 discovered in tanker lorry at Port of Dover by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 05:50 PM
81-year-old woman tied to a chair during robbery at her home in a Folkestone village by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 05:10 PM
Former boss of Kent recycling centre in Hawkinge slams PM over Andy Murray knighthood comment by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 12:55 PM
Roll up! Roll up! for Billy Smart's Circus arriving in Folkestone by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Hollywood neighbour for £2million business park development at Aylesham near Dover by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 09:05 AM
New Folkestone Primary Kindergarten set to open in September 2013 by editor on Jul 10, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Women complain to Police over 'good looking' man 'staring' at them at Dover beauty spot by editor on Jul 09, 2013 - 05:50 PM
'Tangmere' steams through Canterbury, Folkestone and Ashford for last trip of the summer by editor on Jul 09, 2013 - 04:58 PM
Watch out for Ashford wild animal park zebras trying to sell Kent by editor on Jul 09, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Three men charged with alleged hotel break-ins in Folkestone are told not to enter Kent by editor on Jul 09, 2013 - 07:50 AM
Hythe business group calling for 'help to get things done' by editor on Jul 08, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Dover mining heritage celebrations at East Kent Railway by editor on Jul 08, 2013 - 04:10 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre AGM 17 June 2013 minutes by editor on Jul 08, 2013 - 02:50 PM
Anglo-French COOL project to fund Kent tourism by editor on Jul 08, 2013 - 01:05 PM
Free Wi-Fi for people living or visiting Sandgate near Folkestone by editor on Jul 08, 2013 - 08:55 AM
Independent Police Complaints Commission probe man's death as officers dealt with disturbance in Folkestone by editor on Jul 08, 2013 - 07:15 AM
Three men leap over counter and force open safe in Folkestone hotel raid by editor on Jul 06, 2013 - 04:25 PM
Update 8 July 2013 - Police hunt for attacker after passenger kicked in the face on bus in Hythe by editor on Jul 06, 2013 - 03:40 PM
Thomas the Tank Engine adds to a great day out at Drusillas Park and Zoo - Photos by editor on Jul 06, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Councillors condemn proposed children's centre closures in Folkestone and across Kent by editor on Jul 05, 2013 - 05:43 PM
No drought for Romney Marsh gardeners with new water supply on tap by editor on Jul 05, 2013 - 04:50 PM
Folkestone and Dover school heads and deputies improve their Ofsted ratings after Kent leadership course by editor on Jul 05, 2013 - 01:00 PM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 10 July 2013 by editor on Jul 05, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Churchill pupils come out on top in Folkestone area safety quiz by editor on Jul 05, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Delivery driver punched and kicked by car passenger in Hythe by editor on Jul 04, 2013 - 06:12 PM
Message from New Zealand assists search for Danton ancestors near Folkestone by editor on Jul 04, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Have a say on new model Children’s Centres in Kent as KCC try to save £1.5m with closures and better efficiency by editor on Jul 04, 2013 - 10:50 AM
Dover MP launches attack on tax avoiding water companies by editor on Jul 04, 2013 - 09:35 AM
£72million new M20 junction near Ashford could be great opportunity to remove blight of Operation Stack says MP by editor on Jul 04, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Dover secondary school pupils get a taste of being locked up by Police in anti-social behaviour and alcohol initiative by editor on Jul 03, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Police Contact Points go live in Ashford, Canterbury, Dover, Shepway and Thanet by editor on Jul 03, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Robbers escape with cash and cigarettes in raid on Co-op store near Hythe by editor on Jul 03, 2013 - 12:45 PM
Shepway Council leader backs 'beautiful' Folkestone as a 'favourite location for discerning house hunters' by editor on Jul 03, 2013 - 09:45 AM
'Astonishing' figures reveal half the thefts from cars in Dover were from unlocked vehicles by editor on Jul 02, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Hunt continues for prison absconder with links to Dover by editor on Jul 02, 2013 - 04:05 PM
More support for Kent children with special educational needs by editor on Jul 02, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Vehicle security warning after three teenagers held in Dover by editor on Jul 02, 2013 - 09:50 AM
Nothing wrong with art for art's sake says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jul 02, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Folkestone step lift carriage moves up the hill - Photos by editor on Jul 01, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Dover area groups scoop £25,000 for local projects from Coalfields Trust by editor on Jul 01, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Showcase your pride and joy at Kent Life's Classic and Vintage Vehicle Show by editor on Jul 01, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Dover KCC Labour group leader slams chancellor over singling out local government for heaviest cutbacks by editor on Jul 01, 2013 - 09:13 AM