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News archive for April, 2014

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Thousands of pounds worth of jewellery and medals stolen from house in Ashford by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Plans for a 111 dwelling retirement village on Hawkinge 'employment' land by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 04:50 PM
Folkestone Hythe and Romney Marsh tourism worth £223.6m despite recession reports survey by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 04:10 PM
Police release e-fits following bogus callers incident involving elderly lady in Ashford by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 11:55 AM
'Selfie' craze comes to Hawkinge Environment Group - can you top it? by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 10:32 AM
Man arrested after 'white powder' seized from property during Ashford police drugs operation by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 07:55 AM
600 new lorry parking spaces for Eurotunnel at Folkestone will help management of Operation Stack by editor on Apr 30, 2014 - 06:35 AM
Bodies discovered on Dover shoreline by editor on Apr 29, 2014 - 06:55 PM
'Gold' ring flushed out at sewage works on Romney Marsh by editor on Apr 29, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Sell out expected for Annual Hawkinge Plant Sale by editor on Apr 29, 2014 - 01:55 PM
Motorist to appear in court after allegedly travelling at over 140mph on M20 near Ashford by editor on Apr 29, 2014 - 09:57 AM
Award for Folkestone Girl Guide after teaching children in Malawi by editor on Apr 29, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Big crowds expected for annual free comics giveaway in Canterbury by editor on Apr 28, 2014 - 05:45 PM
£10.9m for extension to Dover Christ Church Academy by editor on Apr 28, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Hawkinge champions edge five goal thriller over Bromley Green by editor on Apr 28, 2014 - 09:26 AM
Gold design award for Folkestone Dementia suite by editor on Apr 28, 2014 - 07:55 AM
Massive Model Railway Centre in Ashford could see a quarter of a million visitors in first year by editor on Apr 27, 2014 - 01:50 PM
Folkestone area Scouts groups celebrate St George's Day in Hawkinge - Photos by editor on Apr 27, 2014 - 10:15 AM
Man admits shooting former boss dead near Sittingbourne by editor on Apr 27, 2014 - 09:05 AM
Dropped cigarette costs Dover man £475 by editor on Apr 26, 2014 - 05:25 PM
Volunteers needed to knock back the docks in Hawkinge by editor on Apr 26, 2014 - 03:55 PM
'Transport' to arrive in Canterbury and Folkestone for UK Summer Tour of 1001 Nights by editor on Apr 26, 2014 - 02:05 PM
Wild sites in Ashford showcased at art exhibition by editor on Apr 26, 2014 - 11:35 AM
Ashford sex offender returns to prison after police search finds indecent images on his computer by editor on Apr 26, 2014 - 08:55 AM
Canterbury man receives three year ban from football matches after shouting abuse at opposing fans in Gillingham by editor on Apr 25, 2014 - 08:55 PM
National recognition for 'outstanding' Folkestone Academy by editor on Apr 25, 2014 - 05:55 PM
£42,000 bronze statue stolen from garden near Sandwich - Photo by editor on Apr 25, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Wealden Business Group in Tenterden raises £5,000 for Kent Foundation for Young Entrepreneurs - Photo by editor on Apr 25, 2014 - 09:05 AM
Detectives study CCTV after large window smashed at motorcycle shop in Dover district by editor on Apr 25, 2014 - 06:22 AM
Local charities receive cash at Annual Hawkinge Town Meeting - Photos by editor on Apr 24, 2014 - 05:40 PM
Margate 'Jubilations' to be performed by Thanet Festival Choir by editor on Apr 24, 2014 - 03:10 PM
Man charged over death of Ashford motorist by editor on Apr 24, 2014 - 11:40 AM
UK government announces new power link between Folkestone and French grid through the Channel Tunnel by editor on Apr 24, 2014 - 08:25 AM
'Golden Arrow' steams to Canterbury, Dover and Folkestone for first trip of the year by editor on Apr 23, 2014 - 06:55 PM
Man has hot drink thrown over him and later receives serious head injury after incident at Dover boot fair say cops by editor on Apr 23, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Nuclear power station at Dungeness donates thousands of daffodil bulbs for splash of colour in Maidstone by editor on Apr 23, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Shortest charity walk in the world to be held in Folkestone by editor on Apr 23, 2014 - 09:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe see big drop in numbers of jobless by editor on Apr 23, 2014 - 06:05 AM
Decision on controversial plans for Hawkinge supermarket delayed after error discovered with papers by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 11:59 PM
Folkestone hearing company donates audiology equipment to Nepalese based charity by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 06:50 PM
Two visitors to pay £490 for dropping fag butts in Dover by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Folkestone sea babies competition returns as part of Mermaid Festival by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 04:30 PM
'We are the Champions' after Hawkinge soccer team's dream debut - Photos by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 11:45 AM
Lots of titters as Up Pompeii romps into Dover village and on to Folkestone by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 08:25 AM
Archbishop of Canterbury gets out and about in Alkham and Dover by editor on Apr 22, 2014 - 06:55 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events for May 2014 by editor on Apr 21, 2014 - 04:10 PM
Big thank you to Dover homeless charity for help in staging play at Canterbury by editor on Apr 21, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Canterbury woman charged with attempted murder following house fire by editor on Apr 21, 2014 - 07:55 AM
Great Dixter House Gardens has bonus of Kent and East Sussex Railway nearby by editor on Apr 20, 2014 - 01:55 PM
Archbishop of Canterbury and Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster drop in at Folkestone Rainbow Centre - Photos by editor on Apr 20, 2014 - 12:05 PM
Full bottles of wine and champers found as Mayor and Mayoress enjoy wildlife with volunteers in Hawkinge woods - Photos by editor on Apr 20, 2014 - 10:52 AM
Commissioner launches new £10,000 Youth Diversion Fund for Kent by editor on Apr 20, 2014 - 09:45 AM
Wilko Johnson and Roger Daltrey 'Going Back Home' gives your ears a musical treat by editor on Apr 19, 2014 - 04:50 PM
The shape of things to come in Ashford forest by editor on Apr 19, 2014 - 03:58 PM
Man charged with murder after stabbing in Folkestone by editor on Apr 19, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Police operation tackles Easter crime and anti-social behaviour in Folkestone Hawkinge and Hythe areas by editor on Apr 18, 2014 - 04:50 PM
World premiere production of Kafka novella performing in Canterbury by editor on Apr 18, 2014 - 12:55 PM
Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway Easter treats for the children by editor on Apr 18, 2014 - 10:05 AM
Delays expected and traffic diversions for 7 weeks when improvements to A260 roundabout in Hawkinge begin by editor on Apr 18, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Youths who vandalised historic building in Dover hunted by police by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 06:55 PM
KFC worker in Dover 'head-butted' by man who leapt over counter by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Frankie and Benny's to locate next to Cineworld at Dover retail and leisure development by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Channel Chamber chief welcomes Lydd Airport £25 million investment by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 12:55 PM
£500 reward after mindless vandalism in Folkestone’s coastal park causes thousands of pounds worth of damage by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 10:22 AM
Kent beaches between Dymchurch and Dover do swimmingly well by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Leap of faith needed to change Dover forever by editor on Apr 17, 2014 - 06:55 AM
Line rescue team called to rescue young girls stranded on Folkestone cliff face by editor on Apr 16, 2014 - 06:55 PM
Police hunt after sex assault on teenage girl travelling on Thanet bus by editor on Apr 16, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Folkestone, Dover and Ashford crime round-up - 15 April 2014 by editor on Apr 16, 2014 - 04:10 PM
Motorists benefit from cut to car parking charging times across Dover by editor on Apr 16, 2014 - 11:35 AM
95% of Kent primary school pupils to start education at school of choice in 2014 say KCC by editor on Apr 16, 2014 - 09:19 AM
Folkestone and Dover GPs could offer longer opening hours and urgent home visits in national pilot scheme by editor on Apr 16, 2014 - 07:45 AM
76-year-old Joe Brown packs in the fans at the Orchard in Dartford by editor on Apr 15, 2014 - 06:50 PM
Community support gives historic Hawkinge Village Hall another lease of life - Photos by editor on Apr 15, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Day in the woods for Hawkinge nature lovers by editor on Apr 15, 2014 - 12:54 PM
66-year-old Dungeness Power Station worker runs London marathon as daffodil for cancer charity by editor on Apr 15, 2014 - 11:45 AM
Tea time with Mayoress boosts Hawkinge dementia service - Photos by editor on Apr 15, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Wish They Were Here in Kent initiative launched by tourism champs by editor on Apr 15, 2014 - 06:55 AM
Engineers called in the ensure Folkestone Leas is protected after drain water is diverted down cliff by editor on Apr 14, 2014 - 06:50 PM
BRIDGE to strengthen links between Dover and Calais by editor on Apr 14, 2014 - 05:50 PM
New pilot scheme for council homes to be built in Dover village by editor on Apr 14, 2014 - 02:01 PM
Hawkinge league title bid is a step closer after resounding drubbing of Bromley Green Reserves by editor on Apr 14, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Warning over hedging stolen from Ashford area nursery by editor on Apr 14, 2014 - 09:30 AM
Folkestone and Romney Marsh paintings feature in major Eveleigh exhibition - Photos by editor on Apr 13, 2014 - 04:15 PM
Listed Gravesend railway footbridge moved to East Kent railway near Dover by editor on Apr 13, 2014 - 01:55 PM
Man dies on M20 near Ashford after being hit by lorry by editor on Apr 13, 2014 - 07:45 AM
Six get creative again as art show moves off to Tontine Street in Folkestone by editor on Apr 12, 2014 - 05:55 PM
Council clinches high-speed commercial internet deal for Folkestone by editor on Apr 12, 2014 - 05:15 PM
Estranged husband guilty of killing his wife in Broadstairs by editor on Apr 12, 2014 - 08:25 AM
Ashford Lydd Airport take over from Manston to begin summer package holiday flights by editor on Apr 11, 2014 - 06:50 PM
'What does it take to be the ultimate pop star' question posed at Quarterhouse in Folkestone by editor on Apr 11, 2014 - 05:55 PM
Hythe Chamber of Commerce and Tourism bosses stand down after 20 years by editor on Apr 11, 2014 - 12:55 PM
Photographers urged to bring out creative side to capture beauty of Folkestone by editor on Apr 11, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Film for International Festivals begins shooting in Folkestone by editor on Apr 11, 2014 - 08:40 AM
Urgent concerns affecting construction of Folkestone WW1 Memorial Arch reported to Shepway Council by editor on Apr 11, 2014 - 06:00 AM
'Use it or lose it' warning as more buses run between Romney Marsh and Ashford by editor on Apr 10, 2014 - 07:51 PM
Kent Police appeal after rare and valuable Swiss watches stolen from house in Charing by editor on Apr 10, 2014 - 04:50 PM
Historic Canterbury museum needs your teddy for new exhibition by editor on Apr 10, 2014 - 12:30 PM
Living History comes to the Medieval area of Hawkinge Summer Spectacular showground by editor on Apr 10, 2014 - 05:55 AM
Kent Police and Crime Commissioner welcomes report calling for targets to be dropped by all forces by editor on Apr 09, 2014 - 06:50 PM
New museum for Folkestone takes a step forward towards £2million fruition by editor on Apr 09, 2014 - 05:55 PM
Children given chance to try on police gear and hold riot shields at Ashford Community Engagement Day by editor on Apr 09, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Folkestone Pop Artist brings a splash of colour to modern interiors by editor on Apr 09, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Government Minister confirms that Hythe Bay fisherman have won battle over proposed restrictions on commercial fishing by editor on Apr 09, 2014 - 05:55 AM
Packed ‘extra special’ festivals season ahead for Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Apr 08, 2014 - 06:35 PM
Police probe allegations of hate crime in Ashford village by editor on Apr 08, 2014 - 06:05 PM
Kent Police compiling report for coroner over death of Peaches Geldof by editor on Apr 08, 2014 - 12:33 PM
Folkestone, Dover and Ashford crime round-up - 8 April 2014 by editor on Apr 08, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Kent comedy duo take on Pinter play in Canterbury by editor on Apr 08, 2014 - 06:05 AM
British Sea Power from the Great Wall of China to Folkestone by editor on Apr 07, 2014 - 06:55 PM
Double treat as Golden Arrow set to steam through Canterbury, Dover and Folkestone plus Ashford Stanier trip by editor on Apr 07, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Hawkinge title challenge demolishes basement side Staplehurst Monarchs by editor on Apr 07, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Man hunted after girl has top pulled down in alleged sexual assault at bus station in Canterbury by editor on Apr 07, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Police probe alleged theft of £1,500 worth of home entertainment equipment from Bose store in Ashford by editor on Apr 06, 2014 - 11:55 PM
Police hunt for barging man who robbed 66-year-old outside Dover pub by editor on Apr 06, 2014 - 07:40 PM
75th anniversary of LT and Greenline RT buses in Kent and Surrey will see preserved vehicles running in London by editor on Apr 06, 2014 - 01:55 PM
Nigel Farage 'could easily win' Folkestone and Hythe seat claims newspaper by editor on Apr 06, 2014 - 10:50 AM
1879 Victorian pillar post box in Folkestone treated to a gold facelift - Photo by editor on Apr 06, 2014 - 09:15 AM
Up to £250,000 funding for community projects in Dover from Ministry of Defence by editor on Apr 05, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Rheims Way underpass in Canterbury to be turned into work of art in Westgate Parks scheme by editor on Apr 05, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Go-ahead for new reservoir to be built near Folkestone in £30m investment programme by editor on Apr 05, 2014 - 09:05 AM
Art Car Boot Fair to arrive with quirky ideas and madcap performances for opening weekend of Folkestone Triennial by editor on Apr 04, 2014 - 06:25 PM
Two men sentenced to 19 years behind bars for Canterbury man's death in 'unprovoked and violent assault' by editor on Apr 04, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - Wednesday 9 April 2014 by editor on Apr 04, 2014 - 11:35 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP Damian Collins proposes new law to allow FA to veto takeovers of English football clubs by editor on Apr 04, 2014 - 10:05 AM
Lucky Hythe pensioner wins free gas in prize draw by editor on Apr 04, 2014 - 08:49 AM
Blow for Canterbury Council as developers pull plug on new Sainsbury's superstore and cinema complex by editor on Apr 03, 2014 - 06:30 PM
Full line-up announced for exciting Ashford Create Music Festival 2014 by editor on Apr 03, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Hapless Dover teenager becomes stuck in storm drain trying to retrieve mobile phone - Photo by editor on Apr 03, 2014 - 04:45 PM
New Sunday park and ride for Canterbury starts at the weekend by editor on Apr 03, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Alan Carr support act returns to Folkestone by editor on Apr 03, 2014 - 08:55 AM
Police concern over missing Ashford woman - Update by editor on Apr 03, 2014 - 06:30 AM
Claim made that Folkestone WW1 Memorial Arch 'has hardly any public support' by editor on Apr 02, 2014 - 06:40 PM
Folkestone, Dover and Ashford crime round-up - 1 April 2014 by editor on Apr 02, 2014 - 06:05 PM
Construction of Folkestone WW1 Memorial Arch is 'well underway' by editor on Apr 02, 2014 - 11:40 AM
'Gold standard' Kent Victims of crime charter launched by editor on Apr 02, 2014 - 10:05 AM
Met Office health alert issued after Sahara dust covers Kent by editor on Apr 02, 2014 - 08:49 AM
High visibility Police patrols in Ashford focus on pubs and clubs by editor on Apr 02, 2014 - 06:30 AM
Labour group on Kent County Council slam Tories for wasting time and money over Sevenoaks Grammar School by editor on Apr 01, 2014 - 07:24 PM
Police discover class 'A' drugs during Saturday night operation in Folkestone by editor on Apr 01, 2014 - 01:37 PM
Nip across the Channel from Dover to Calais on rebranded MyFerretLink by editor on Apr 01, 2014 - 06:30 AM