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News archive for January, 2015

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Teenage girl assaulted by large man in Folkestone Park by editor on Jan 31, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Consultation begins over £14million East Kent Thanet Parkway railway station by editor on Jan 31, 2015 - 01:07 PM
Not registered to vote? Dover residents urged to take advantage of Voter Registration Day by editor on Jan 31, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Three men steal wallet and attack victim in Dover shopping centre car park by editor on Jan 31, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Exciting match in prospect as Hawkinge clash with Lydd Town by editor on Jan 30, 2015 - 07:25 PM
All residential street lamps in Kent to be returned to all-night lighting by editor on Jan 30, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Thomas to puff into Tenterden with the Fat Controller and his chums by editor on Jan 30, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Rowing, running and cycling students in Folkestone raise Cancer Research cash by editor on Jan 30, 2015 - 11:40 AM
Dover unveils plans for £75 million to be spent on new homes by editor on Jan 30, 2015 - 09:48 AM
Lead the way by getting on your bike in Ashford by editor on Jan 30, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Cash flows into Battle of Britain Memorial near Dover from Union Flag shower tray by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Water company offers up to £2,500 community funding to Folkestone and Dover community groups and charities by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Dutch and Belgian fishing boats join air-sea search for missing trawler in Strait of Dover - Update by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 02:02 PM
Revival of 'cri de coeur' award winning show created in Folkestone chippie to play in London and Brighton by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 01:50 PM
Folkestone seafront and Dover docks reap the lion's share of £15 million from government fund by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 12:30 PM
EU backs Dover Port to the tune of €14 million by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 10:35 AM
Age UK Hythe and Lyminge to host free day of information and activities for older people and carers by editor on Jan 29, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Council aims to improve playing pitches and outdoor sports facilities in Dover by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 07:15 PM
Dover man jailed after admitting sex offences involving young boys by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Two arrests after men spotted trying car doors in Ashford by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Cute puppies found in Ashford park in need of loving homes - Photo by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 02:14 PM
Kent County Council scoops six nominations for top local government awards by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 02:00 PM
More A20 misery for motorists as lorries queue between Folkestone and Dover by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 09:54 AM
Folkestone visitor misses worst of America's big storm but swiped by minus 17ºC freeze by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 09:45 AM
'Stack Raving Bonkers' KCC 3,000-space lorry park plan at Hythe ridiculed by Shepway Council leader by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 08:20 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP working to co-ordinate support for homeless people by editor on Jan 28, 2015 - 06:45 AM
Town Mayor leads annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration in Folkestone - Photos by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Kent trio sentenced for roles in multi-million pound drugs ring by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Folkestone visitor in the thick of it in America's big storm by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 04:32 PM
Searing melodies and intoxicating rhythms bring something special to lunchtimes in Canterbury by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Half-term wild winter fun and birthday celebrations at Ashford wild animal park by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Investigation reports Dover spike in migrants taking advantage of Channel Tunnel traffic chaos by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 10:27 AM
East Kent young dancers showcasing their talent at Folkestone theatre by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Pent Valley School pupils create display in Folkestone Town Hall for Holocaust Memorial Day by editor on Jan 27, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Parliamentary election runners in Kent to be given police and crime briefing by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Former American swimming champ dreams of Folkestone 'tropics' on return to US after Christmas in Kent by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Frustrated Hawkinge remain top of division after disappointing draw with Tenterden Town by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Continued anti-social behaviour in Westgate-on-Sea forces further dispersal order for the north Kent town by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 02:10 PM
Residents help shape the future of Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 11:40 AM
Major Kent archaeological dig at Lyminge to be featured on BBC TV by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 09:55 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events for February 2015 by editor on Jan 26, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Golden meeting for Newington gardeners by editor on Jan 25, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Dover heritage railway to restore World War Two trenches discovered on their Shepherdswell site by editor on Jan 25, 2015 - 01:50 PM
Folkestone conman who lived the high life is jailed over investment fraud by editor on Jan 25, 2015 - 11:10 AM
Solving Operation Stack is simple says Folkestone and Hythe parliamentary candidate by editor on Jan 25, 2015 - 09:05 AM
'Bee friendly' Tory Rory patted on the back by Labour parliamentary candidate for Folkestone and Hythe by editor on Jan 24, 2015 - 05:30 PM
'Pathetic' response from Transport Minister over Kent traffic chaos from Maidstone to Dover by editor on Jan 24, 2015 - 03:35 PM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events February 2015 by editor on Jan 24, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Churchill remembered by National Memorial to 'the Few' near Dover on 50th anniversary of his death by editor on Jan 24, 2015 - 09:05 AM
Police hunt bobble hat woman on mobility scooter after allegedly knocking over two pensioners in Folkestone by editor on Jan 23, 2015 - 06:35 PM
Kent Police and Crime Commissioner slams police 'babysitting' lorry drivers on M20 by editor on Jan 23, 2015 - 05:05 PM
Kent model railway exhibition is one of the biggest in the county by editor on Jan 23, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Police hunt black-bearded man following robbery of woman in Aylesham near Dover by editor on Jan 23, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Urgent government review of East Kent traffic problems welcomed by Dover council leader by editor on Jan 23, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Traffic in Folkestone and Dover unlikely to improve with Operation Stack continuing into the weekend by editor on Jan 23, 2015 - 06:15 AM
80-year-old Kent man jailed for 14 years over child sex offences by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 06:25 PM
Group from Dover charged following assault on police at Swingfield by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Concern grows for missing Folkestone man by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 02:42 PM
Cuddly hot water bottles seized in Dover could have shocking consequences by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Operation Stack update 8.40am M20 congestion back to Junction 6 Maidstone by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 08:48 AM
White van burglars raid petrol station in Dover by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Motorists told to find another route as Folkestone and Dover chaos continues with Operation Stack extended into Thursday by editor on Jan 22, 2015 - 06:05 AM
Witnesses sought after Mercedes hits three parked cars in Folkestone by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 07:40 PM
Smuggler stopped in Dover is jailed after officers find £11million of drugs packed in Porsche by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 06:35 PM
Police recover nearly £40,000 from women in involved in managing Folkestone brothel by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Hawkinge student weeps as he meets paramedic who helped save his life by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 12:21 PM
What's worth £34million to Ramsgate, Margate and Broadstairs? by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Dover kicks off £3.3million 'Parks for People' project by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Interest from around the world makes prospects for Dungeness even brighter by editor on Jan 21, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Bogus Deaf and Dumb charity callers steal mobile phones from businesses in Canterbury, Dover and north Kent by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 05:50 PM
Single fingerprint caught Ramsgate man jailed for attempted burglary by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Dover district families in top ten per cent when it comes to recycling by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 12:50 PM
Dungeness delight as nuclear power station on Romney Marsh remains open to 2028 by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 12:37 PM
Novel venture opens doors to new homes in Folkestone area by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Online fraudster jailed at Canterbury Crown Court by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Samuel Plimsoll Day to be celebrated in Folkestone by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 07:30 AM
'Cannabis community' in Dover and Deal targeted by cops by editor on Jan 20, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Zebra crossing of nearly 6,000 miles from Ashford to Djibouti by editor on Jan 19, 2015 - 05:50 PM
Canterbury beekeepers could change your life by editor on Jan 19, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Kent County Council put its weight behind National Obesity Awareness Week by editor on Jan 19, 2015 - 12:35 PM
'Amazing video' helps Folkestone students raise over £450 at Christmas Jumper Day by editor on Jan 19, 2015 - 11:40 AM
Mind the Gaps brings exciting film project for adults with disabilities to Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jan 19, 2015 - 08:51 AM
Seeking Dunkirk evacuation veterans to attend 75th anniversary of 'Operation Dynamo' in Ramsgate and Margate by editor on Jan 18, 2015 - 01:45 PM
Channel Tunnel train services resume after Folkestone Calais Eurotunnel fire by editor on Jan 18, 2015 - 01:02 PM
Man jailed for a string of driving offences across East Kent by editor on Jan 18, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Dover residents' time is running out to save money on energy bills by editor on Jan 18, 2015 - 09:30 AM
Hooded Hythe man sentenced for 'terrifying' sexual assault on canal towpath walker by editor on Jan 17, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Canterbury, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells given £250,000 to help rough sleepers by editor on Jan 17, 2015 - 04:10 PM
Council in line for a national award as volunteers keep Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh spick and span by editor on Jan 17, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Premier entertainment venue in Hawkinge hosts World Championship Wrestling by editor on Jan 17, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Shepway economic plan could see District Council Offices in Folkestone moving by editor on Jan 16, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Man arrested after drugs search in Ashford by editor on Jan 16, 2015 - 04:40 PM
Top sports personalities raise the Pulse for Folkestone by editor on Jan 16, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Back for 2015 with local produce and lots of new stalls at Sandgate Farmers Market by editor on Jan 16, 2015 - 10:57 AM
The biggest reform in social care for 60 years is being welcomed in Kent by editor on Jan 16, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Kent flood victims are being asked how is flooding affecting you? by editor on Jan 15, 2015 - 07:28 PM
Major step forward for Lydd Airport runway extension by editor on Jan 15, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Jolly start to the New Year for elderly in Canterbury, Herne Bay and Whitstable by editor on Jan 15, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Dover Cabinet agrees to freeze and keep Ringo by editor on Jan 15, 2015 - 09:55 AM
Top ranking Ashford is among the best places to live in the UK by editor on Jan 15, 2015 - 07:05 AM
New Year ground breaking work begins on new homes in Dover by editor on Jan 14, 2015 - 07:07 PM
How much heat is lost from your home in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh? by editor on Jan 14, 2015 - 05:25 PM
New shuttles nearly a kilometre long ordered for Folkestone to France Eurotunnel service by editor on Jan 14, 2015 - 04:25 PM
No hiding place for globetrotting Shepway Councillor for Hawkinge - even in Singapore by editor on Jan 14, 2015 - 12:45 PM
Ashford not gambling on high street future by editor on Jan 14, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Level of unemployment in Folkestone and Hythe cut in half states MP by editor on Jan 14, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Warning of flooding, high winds, heavy rain and snow for Folkestone and Dover area by editor on Jan 13, 2015 - 07:53 PM
Elderly Ashford man missing after driving to Maidstone by editor on Jan 13, 2015 - 07:25 PM
BBC Celebrity Mastermind TV show helps cash strapped charity based in Folkestone, Rye and Bexhill by editor on Jan 13, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Free screenings of WW1 themed movies at Silver Screen in Folkestone by editor on Jan 13, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Kent Battle of Britain Museum prepares for arrival in Hawkinge of spectacular WW2 fighter bomber by editor on Jan 13, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Fingers crossed for top Kent award as Capel-le-Ferne Farmers Market awaits visit of secret shopper by editor on Jan 13, 2015 - 07:05 AM
Sara shares her romantic history in Folkestone show by editor on Jan 12, 2015 - 06:21 PM
Buskers given the green light on Canterbury streets by editor on Jan 12, 2015 - 11:08 AM
Young woman killed walking on Dover Road by editor on Jan 11, 2015 - 03:35 PM
Kent gigs a rarity for Thunderclap Newman by editor on Jan 11, 2015 - 01:35 PM
Labour attack unleashed on UKIP MEP who criticised Folkestone and Hythe MP Damian Collins by editor on Jan 11, 2015 - 09:40 AM
Ramsgate man jailed after robbing disabled neighbour and putting him through 'horrific ordeal' by editor on Jan 10, 2015 - 07:18 PM
Damian leads Community Walk from Dungeness to Folkestone in support of Young Lives Foundation by editor on Jan 10, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Kent man jailed for importing cocaine, through Dover, in lorry full of pork by editor on Jan 10, 2015 - 08:55 AM
Ashford Town centre bandstand to be given a railway style facelift - Photo by editor on Jan 09, 2015 - 06:15 PM
Businesses in Kent have a chance to shine by editor on Jan 09, 2015 - 05:30 PM
MyFerryLink to be sold after appeal prohibits company from operating in Dover by editor on Jan 09, 2015 - 01:46 PM
Come and meet your new PCSO in Sandgate by editor on Jan 09, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Man voluntarily comes forward following appeal for information of assault on woman in Margate by editor on Jan 09, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Have your say how Kent libraries are run by editor on Jan 09, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Woman given oxygen therapy after fire in Folkestone flat by editor on Jan 08, 2015 - 09:10 PM
Shops in Gravesend, Maidstone, Canterbury, Ashford and Sheerness forfeit 'legal highs' after court action by editor on Jan 08, 2015 - 06:25 PM
Pooches and pussies help Eurotunnel Le Shuttle smash records between Folkestone and France by editor on Jan 08, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Victim treated in hospital following phone robbery in Dover - two teenagers arrested by police by editor on Jan 08, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Will your child have a Kent primary school place in September? by editor on Jan 07, 2015 - 07:15 PM
Romney Marsh woman discovers storage heater alight in her lounge by editor on Jan 07, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Hawkinge Town squad looking stronger ahead of important South Darenth game by editor on Jan 07, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Joint operation sees two men arrested after cannabis plants discovered near Ashford by editor on Jan 07, 2015 - 10:55 AM
MP Damian Collins to head community charity walk from Dungeness to Folkestone by editor on Jan 07, 2015 - 06:35 AM
Once upon a time Cinderella married her prince at Dover Castle by editor on Jan 06, 2015 - 06:45 PM
As NHS alcohol related bill for Kent hits £108m, drinkers are urged to check out their consumption by editor on Jan 06, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Boom boom for freight using the Port of Dover by editor on Jan 06, 2015 - 04:15 PM
East Kent Police officers and public receive awards at Canterbury Cathedral by editor on Jan 06, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Kent Memorial Chapel to World War Two aircrews in danger of closing as Government withdraws funding by editor on Jan 05, 2015 - 06:35 PM
Christmas trees disappearing in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jan 05, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Dreams of becoming a villain come true for Dover actress by editor on Jan 05, 2015 - 01:02 PM
Dymchurch Royal British Legion launch monthly Act of Respect at Folkestone Memorial Arch by editor on Jan 05, 2015 - 09:25 AM
Canterbury man and his dog overwhelmed by smoke in kitchen fire by editor on Jan 05, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Can you remember seeing 70s band Jericho play in Kent? by editor on Jan 04, 2015 - 01:55 PM
Man treated in hospital following bedroom blaze in Dover by editor on Jan 04, 2015 - 12:24 PM
Detectives seek witnesses to fracas in main road after Margate man receives hospital treatment for head injury by editor on Jan 04, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Thousands expected at popular Canterbury Model Railway Society's annual exhibition by editor on Jan 03, 2015 - 04:05 PM
CCTV images released after woman reports Christmas Day sexual assault by editor on Jan 03, 2015 - 08:55 AM
Ashford punching above its weight as it attracts big-name retailers by editor on Jan 02, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Ashford driver dies after colliding with parked vehicle in Canterbury by editor on Jan 02, 2015 - 08:00 AM
Probe into serious New Years Day blaze in Folkestone to be launched by editor on Jan 01, 2015 - 05:47 PM
BBC drama Wolf Hall, featuring Dover Castle, to be screened in January by editor on Jan 01, 2015 - 01:10 PM
Ashford wine trail set to be 'quick win' after tourism review reveals thriving visitor economy by editor on Jan 01, 2015 - 09:30 AM