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News archive for October, 2014

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BP Portrait Award winner Charlotte exhibits in 'Qreatives’ Folkestone show - Photos by editor on Oct 31, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Eurotunnel calls for joined up thinking by Europe Governments on Folkestone to Calais undersea rail freight link by editor on Oct 31, 2014 - 04:35 PM
The Who celebrating half-a-century of rock by editor on Oct 31, 2014 - 11:50 AM
Warning from Kent fire-fighters as strike begins tonight by editor on Oct 31, 2014 - 10:02 AM
Dungeness B power station begins its search for the latest batch of new apprentices by editor on Oct 31, 2014 - 09:20 AM
Dedicated Rural Task Force launched by Kent Police by editor on Oct 31, 2014 - 06:30 AM
East Kent Railway needs your vote for £50,000 bid to bring back steam trains to line near Dover by editor on Oct 30, 2014 - 07:40 PM
Broadstairs man jailed for 17 years for sexually abusing four girls by editor on Oct 30, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Police in Dover on the lookout for anti-social behaviour at Halloween by editor on Oct 30, 2014 - 04:55 PM
How to rebuild our world from scratch at Folkestone Book Festival by editor on Oct 30, 2014 - 11:25 AM
Hundreds Light up the City for 'Pilgrims' night time walk and run in Canterbury by editor on Oct 30, 2014 - 08:40 AM
East Kent cops arrest ten in first two days of burglary crackdown by editor on Oct 30, 2014 - 06:30 AM
Expanding Lydd aviation firm takes to the skies by editor on Oct 29, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Man charged in connection with alleged stabbing of 16-year-old in Ashford by editor on Oct 29, 2014 - 04:40 PM
Folkestone Bingo Hall taken over by Roger De Haan trust by editor on Oct 29, 2014 - 12:14 PM
Local authors can make themselves known through Friends of Folkestone Book Festival by editor on Oct 29, 2014 - 11:50 AM
Battle of Britain Memorial Trust at Capel-le-Ferne acquire rights to acknowleged book through anonymous donation by editor on Oct 29, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Plans for a new seafront development in Folkestone harbour area discussed with government minister by editor on Oct 29, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Hundreds of new homes to be built in Tenterden by editor on Oct 28, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Supernatural screenings in Folkestone is Hallowe'en wake up call for Zombies annual outing by editor on Oct 28, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Crews use thermal imaging camera to help put out chimney fire in Dover by editor on Oct 28, 2014 - 03:01 PM
A winter warmer giveaway from the Folkestone Mayor's Christmas Fund by editor on Oct 28, 2014 - 11:40 AM
Folkestone sees brave new theatre continuing story where Shakespeare left off by editor on Oct 28, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Spooky shenanigans at Ashford animal reserve by editor on Oct 28, 2014 - 06:35 AM
Plans for active recruiting of Marine Cadet Force in Hawkinge says Commanding Officer - Photos by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 09:14 PM
Harrowing scenes in recent First World War film 'Time Bleeds' shot and now shown in Folkestone by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Young Folkestone author's debut book is well worth remembering by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 04:40 PM
Wife, Mother, Woman…Drone Pilot in Folkestone by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 02:53 PM
Record 10-1 victory keeps Hawkinge Town top of the league by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Kent Police target cross border burglars as clocks go back by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 10:50 AM
Man dies after being hit by HGV near Hythe by editor on Oct 27, 2014 - 07:55 AM
A small boy’s memories of a little railway that ran through Bodiam on Kent and Sussex border - Photos by editor on Oct 26, 2014 - 01:45 PM
Kent firefighters urge residents to move their fireworks parties ahead of 4 day strike by editor on Oct 26, 2014 - 10:33 AM
Folkestone man jailed after he threatened to stab cyclist when he stole his bike by editor on Oct 26, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Free parking in Dover on Small Business Saturday by editor on Oct 25, 2014 - 03:55 PM
New radio studio for Folkestone opened in Creative Quarter by editor on Oct 25, 2014 - 12:26 PM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events November 2014 by editor on Oct 25, 2014 - 10:30 AM
16-year-old boy found with multiple stab wounds in Ashford is rushed to London hospital by editor on Oct 25, 2014 - 09:15 AM
Sushi is not a favourite with Folkestone pupils studying Japan by editor on Oct 24, 2014 - 05:35 PM
Police in Folkestone hunt for two men after man ends up in hospital following unprovoked attack in Blackbull Road by editor on Oct 24, 2014 - 04:25 PM
Country superstar Emily Barker plays Folkestone by editor on Oct 24, 2014 - 11:45 AM
UKIP fails to gain Shepway and Folkestone council seats by editor on Oct 24, 2014 - 08:51 AM
Folkestone Youth Festival of Remembrance raising cash for Poppy Appeal Fund by editor on Oct 24, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Free family history day in Folkestone by editor on Oct 24, 2014 - 06:35 AM
Only well behaved dogs welcome in Ashford cemeteries by editor on Oct 23, 2014 - 08:05 PM
Landmark court case sees property management company fined over fire safety offences following Margate blaze by editor on Oct 23, 2014 - 05:20 PM
Pair jailed after escaping with £13,000 in raid on Romney Marsh post office by editor on Oct 23, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Anti-fog specs cloth developed by Kent based lens maker is clearly a winter winner by editor on Oct 23, 2014 - 11:50 AM
Folkestone Glassworks students give Shakespeare a creative airing in Canterbury by editor on Oct 23, 2014 - 08:05 AM
Terrifyingly fun time at Ashford wild animal park during half-term holidays by editor on Oct 23, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Valuable oil painting stolen in Dover village burglary by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 08:05 PM
Hythe sex attacker whose DNA was found on victim's clothing faces jail by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Kent based animal conservation charity dinner raises £25,000 by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - November 2014 by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 02:00 PM
Have your say with lead KCC councillor for finance in budget web chat by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 11:35 AM
Pint-sized pooch plucked to safety by Ramsgate firefighters after falling off cliff by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 09:40 AM
Dozens of trees to be felled after risk to public safety in Herne Bay park by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 08:35 AM
Out of work figures in Folkestone and Hythe area show drop of 40% since 2010 by editor on Oct 22, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Suspicious incidents around Dover school prompts police to release e-fit image by editor on Oct 21, 2014 - 06:45 PM
Dartford man charged with murder after woman's body found near vehicle fire by editor on Oct 21, 2014 - 05:40 PM
Visiting Government minister shown vision for the future at Dover Port by editor on Oct 21, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Canterbury law firm champions 'friendly' way to solve family disputes by editor on Oct 21, 2014 - 11:35 AM
Port of Dover prepared to step up to the mark over Ebola crisis by editor on Oct 21, 2014 - 08:25 AM
Mayor pops in to open delicious American candy and fancy balloon shop in Hawkinge by editor on Oct 21, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Persistent anti-social behaviour leads to 24-hour crackdown by police in Westgate-on-Sea by editor on Oct 20, 2014 - 06:55 PM
Folkestone school snatches maths challenge from last year's champions by editor on Oct 20, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Hythe shop owner's bid to raise charity cash leaves Sheila with rainbow coloured hair by editor on Oct 20, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Half term craft morning at Hawkinge Baptist Church launches Christmas by editor on Oct 20, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Stunning victory for Hawkinge Town against local rivals by editor on Oct 20, 2014 - 09:30 AM
Folkestone Banksy is targeted for a second time by editor on Oct 20, 2014 - 09:00 AM
Rapist who put 22-year-old victim through terrifying knife point ordeal in Canterbury found guilty by jury by editor on Oct 19, 2014 - 02:24 PM
Distinctive sound of Hastings Thumper excursions can still be heard through Kent by editor on Oct 19, 2014 - 01:55 PM
Murder investigation launched by Kent Police after body found near vehicle blaze by editor on Oct 19, 2014 - 09:18 AM
Robber begins 28 years sentence after 'terrifying' travel shop raids in Folkestone and Tonbridge by editor on Oct 18, 2014 - 06:35 PM
Man jailed over child sex offences after search of address in Hythe Road, Ashford by editor on Oct 18, 2014 - 04:55 PM
Who would want to be a district councillor in Dover? by editor on Oct 18, 2014 - 09:35 AM
Frightful half term events are ghoulishly good at Canterbury zoo park by editor on Oct 18, 2014 - 08:05 AM
Police probe after bus driver punched in the face in unprovoked attack by editor on Oct 17, 2014 - 06:45 PM
Creation of major new town at Ashford can go ahead by editor on Oct 17, 2014 - 05:25 PM
Visitor centre plans in historic Hothfield Heathlands near Ashford given go ahead by editor on Oct 17, 2014 - 11:25 AM
Anxious wait for childrens' test results is over by editor on Oct 17, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone student lands lead role in musical - Can you ask for more? by editor on Oct 17, 2014 - 06:35 AM
16 and 17-year-olds charged with vehicle offences after car reported stolen in Dover district by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 06:50 PM
Met Police search for man last seen at St Margaret's Cliffe near Dover in July by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Food businesses in Canterbury urged to get ready for new allergy rules coming into force in December by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 04:25 PM
Handmade goes from strength to strength in Ramsgate by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 01:30 PM
Any bright ideas? Kent County Council ask residents how it can save £206million by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 11:05 AM
Fire crews tackle bungalow blaze in Dover by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 08:40 AM
£2m 'Kent farm building' water treatment works blends in with countryside near Hawkinge by editor on Oct 16, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Are you having a laugh at Folkestone? by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 06:55 PM
Budding engineers offered insight to exciting career at Dungeness nuclear power station apprentice open day by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 05:50 PM
Major manufacturer to support Wing Appeal at Capel-le-Ferne Memorial near Dover by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 04:25 PM
'Invest in Dover’ message to be broadcast to top trade show in London by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 11:50 AM
Keep your eyes peeled as dozens of bikes disappear from Ashford by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Hawkinge Town Council minutes of meetings and committees by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 08:14 AM
Huge success of junior football at clubs like Hawkinge and big opportunities for sport across Shepway by editor on Oct 15, 2014 - 06:30 AM
2014 Fireworks Display listings page - Shepway, Dover and East and West Kent - add your event absolutely free - More added by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 08:22 PM
Drunk man fined for not leaving Ashford pub by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 06:55 PM
Baby boom at Canterbury wild animal park - Photos by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 06:30 PM
Hawkinge Allotment Society looking for more gardeners as waiting list for plots falls by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 05:15 PM
Port of Dover bursary scheme encourages local students to study at university by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 03:55 PM
Parking charges slashed to attract more visitors to Ashford by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 11:15 AM
Bad weather leads to warning from cops after spate of crashes by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Polish lorry driver jailed after being caught smuggling more than a million cigarettes through Port of Dover by editor on Oct 14, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Candiloons American candy and balloon store to launch at former Post Office in Hawkinge by editor on Oct 13, 2014 - 06:45 PM
Canterbury takes on extensive work to tackle flooding risk by editor on Oct 13, 2014 - 06:09 PM
Vandal defaces Folkestone Banksy with painted penis on a plinth by editor on Oct 13, 2014 - 11:40 AM
Prepare yourself for a Viking Invasion in Ramsgate by editor on Oct 13, 2014 - 11:05 AM
Hawkinge Town open up a three point gap with resounding win against Bearsted Reserves. by editor on Oct 13, 2014 - 09:05 AM
Art and science combine for unique experience in Folkestone at Hallowe'een by editor on Oct 13, 2014 - 07:25 AM
Brenzett Museum Wartime Collection on Romney Marsh is a gem by editor on Oct 12, 2014 - 01:25 PM
Passport check for all Dover and Folkestone Channel passengers would 'shut the country down' claim by editor on Oct 12, 2014 - 09:12 AM
Man charged with attempted robbery at Ramsgate jewellers by editor on Oct 11, 2014 - 05:45 PM
New lifeboat emergency just hours after The Princess Royal dedicates and names craft in Ramsgate by editor on Oct 11, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Ashford primary schoolchildren transforming land into open space by editor on Oct 11, 2014 - 10:27 AM
Dover High Street business duped as discounted ticket scammer targets East Kent by editor on Oct 10, 2014 - 06:35 PM
Burglar who targeted homes in Whitstable and Margate and stole trainers jailed for nearly two and a half years by editor on Oct 10, 2014 - 05:30 PM
Another milestone as more collections are housed in Folkestone Museum - Photos by editor on Oct 10, 2014 - 11:45 AM
Folkestone Academy sports council students' Enduroman challenge raises cash for Pilgrims Hospices by editor on Oct 10, 2014 - 08:35 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh school children follow the footsteps of WW1 soldiers by editor on Oct 10, 2014 - 06:25 AM
BBC Antiques Road Show expert hosts charity valuation show at the Grand in Folkestone - Update by editor on Oct 09, 2014 - 06:35 PM
Port of Dover pledges a cool £¼ million to launch community fund by editor on Oct 09, 2014 - 05:25 PM
Michael Morpurgo book brought to life at Folkestone Quarterhouse by editor on Oct 09, 2014 - 04:05 PM
Hythe dance company receives £14,600 grant for important local project by editor on Oct 09, 2014 - 11:25 AM
Folkestone Old High Street Flock shop opens for just 21 days by editor on Oct 09, 2014 - 08:30 AM
Man arrested after cocaine worth up to £200,000 is seized at Dover docks by editor on Oct 09, 2014 - 06:25 AM
People in Kent eligible for flu vaccine urged to get protected by editor on Oct 08, 2014 - 06:48 PM
Proposals for England Coast Path link between Camber in East Sussex and Folkestone welcomed by editor on Oct 08, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Lydd beauty queen Nicole looks for more success at Disneyland Paris pageant by editor on Oct 08, 2014 - 11:45 AM
Canterbury residents asked what to do with Kingsmead sports hall? by editor on Oct 08, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone is a town that is brimming with renewed confidence by editor on Oct 08, 2014 - 06:25 AM
A lens on life in Folkestone Harbour by editor on Oct 07, 2014 - 06:45 PM
Ashford cops on the tail of illegal road racing youngsters by editor on Oct 07, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Rash of cold calls to Canterbury residents prompts warning of council tax fraudsters by editor on Oct 07, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Police warning after Ashford business tricked in 'changing cash' scam by editor on Oct 07, 2014 - 11:25 AM
Home Office moves asylum seekers out of Folkestone seafront hotel by editor on Oct 07, 2014 - 08:45 AM
Hawkinge Town Council agenda of a meeting 8 October 2014 by editor on Oct 07, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Dover man sentenced after reportedly threatening to ‘rip out’ a PCSO’s spine by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 06:55 PM
'Wonky' eyed man sought by police after suspicious incident involving young girl in Ashford by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 05:45 PM
BMX riders gather at Swingfield near Hawkinge for brand new Pump Track opening by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 04:25 PM
Hawkinge Town remain top despite crashing to a 3-1 defeat by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 11:35 AM
Royal Pavilion Hotel Folkestone could help Ed discover World War One history of grandfather by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 09:20 AM
New Canterbury theatre group needs you to launch Dover writer's play by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 08:58 AM
Image released after reported sex attack on teenage girl in Canterbury recreation ground by editor on Oct 06, 2014 - 08:00 AM
Man punched in the face and knocked to the ground in Love Lane, Canterbury by editor on Oct 05, 2014 - 04:05 PM
Tranquil Michelham Priory House and Gardens rear Hailsham, East Sussex by editor on Oct 05, 2014 - 01:50 PM
Rock legends make Pilgrimage to Folkestone for exclusive performance by editor on Oct 05, 2014 - 10:15 AM
Two men from Dover charged with burglary of River shop by editor on Oct 04, 2014 - 06:35 PM
Scores of railway buffs gather for weekend steam bonanza in Canterbury, Folkestone and East Kent - Photos by editor on Oct 04, 2014 - 05:15 PM
Days of Fear and Wonder in Folkestone by editor on Oct 04, 2014 - 02:00 PM
Four men held after suspected Class A drugs discovered in Dover district raid by editor on Oct 04, 2014 - 11:05 AM
All male cast explore masculinity for new theatre at Quarterhouse in Folkestone by editor on Oct 04, 2014 - 09:40 AM
Canterbury man who swore a vow of celibacy is jailed for sexual attacks and child cruelty by editor on Oct 03, 2014 - 06:15 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh residents alerted over bogus calls claiming to be from Shepway Council by editor on Oct 03, 2014 - 05:15 PM
Police hunt for Hythe bank robber after he threatened member staff and escaped with cash by editor on Oct 03, 2014 - 08:50 AM
Family circus fun in Folkestone stars a very big trampoline by editor on Oct 03, 2014 - 06:25 AM
Man hit with metal bar in fracas with group of men and a woman in Lydd by editor on Oct 02, 2014 - 06:45 PM
Three teenage girls suffer 'unprovoked and frightening' assaults by two older men in Dover by editor on Oct 02, 2014 - 05:45 PM
Appeal for people in Dover to share their memories of Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens by editor on Oct 02, 2014 - 04:35 PM
Free rap, dance, music tech and filmmaking taster sessions in Ashford by editor on Oct 02, 2014 - 09:21 AM
Momentous day for the future of the Port of Dover with £120million investment by editor on Oct 01, 2014 - 06:45 PM
Preparing for first brand new park in Ashford in 20 years by editor on Oct 01, 2014 - 11:35 AM
Law firm pledges support for Pilgrims Hospices annual Light Up the City event in Canterbury by editor on Oct 01, 2014 - 08:45 AM
MP calls on Home Office to review way decision made for asylum seekers to stay at Folkestone Grand Burstin Hotel by editor on Oct 01, 2014 - 06:25 AM