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News archive for June, 2015

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Violent burglar from Deal who stabbed a woman in front of her children jailed by court in Canterbury by editor on Jun 30, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Lydd air charter firm fly TV film crew to report on French ferry strike by editor on Jun 30, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Folkestone drink driver given two year driving ban by editor on Jun 30, 2015 - 03:46 PM
Bold new sign for Hawkinge Community Centre shouts 'We're here!' by editor on Jun 30, 2015 - 11:49 AM
Dover Calais ferries hit again as French workers renew blockade by editor on Jun 30, 2015 - 08:46 AM
Shepway digital delivery director Love challenged over manual payments for parking permits in Folkestone by editor on Jun 30, 2015 - 08:17 AM
Win a Mini at the Kent Darling Buds Farm Classic Car Show by editor on Jun 29, 2015 - 08:26 PM
Flashing thieves hunted following church robbery in Ramsgate by editor on Jun 29, 2015 - 07:10 PM
E-fit released after man is assaulted and robbed in Dover alleyway by editor on Jun 29, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Elderly walker seriously injured after car smashes into parked vehicles in Dover Road, Canterbury by editor on Jun 29, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Dangers of not keeping cool in Kent during the heatwave by editor on Jun 29, 2015 - 10:36 AM
Phew! temperatures set to top 30 degrees in Kent for the start of July by editor on Jun 29, 2015 - 07:52 AM
Daredevil Kent pensioner drops from 350ft tower to raise cash for air ambulance after crew helped save his life 21 years ago by editor on Jun 28, 2015 - 05:50 PM
Man flown to London hospital with serious injuries after car collides with parked vehicle and hits pedestrian in Tunbridge Wells by editor on Jun 28, 2015 - 03:50 PM
Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway to re-open its miniature railway by editor on Jun 28, 2015 - 02:05 PM
Kent based Freight Transport Association denies claims by the Local Government Association that lorries are bringing ‘bedlam’ to Britain’s villages by editor on Jun 28, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Construction of Port of Dover Western Docks revival project expected to start early 2016 by editor on Jun 27, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Honorary flag designed by schoolboy celebrates 800 years of the Magna Carta in Ashford by editor on Jun 27, 2015 - 05:35 PM
Armed forces flag flies at Civic Centre in Folkestone by editor on Jun 27, 2015 - 02:49 PM
Exciting new-look play area for The Butts in Sandwich by editor on Jun 27, 2015 - 11:35 AM
'Loadsamoney' for community group projects in Folkestone Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jun 27, 2015 - 09:22 AM
Yo, ho, ho me hearties - pirates take over village near Hythe - Photos by editor on Jun 26, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Edenbridge man charged following Canterbury distraction burglary at home of elderly pensioner by editor on Jun 26, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Bogus gas meter reader targets 78-year-old in Margate by editor on Jun 26, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Summer arrives in Folkestone as American cousin returns by editor on Jun 26, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Long Lost Family BAFTA award winning show's visit to Hythe to be screened next week by editor on Jun 26, 2015 - 09:45 AM
Soundhub support for Romney Marsh singing playground project by editor on Jun 26, 2015 - 08:25 AM
Shhh! Electric airplane of the future to make UK debut at Lydd airport on Romney Marsh by editor on Jun 25, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Kent 'Post Code Lottery' scam could cost 'winners' £4,000 by editor on Jun 25, 2015 - 06:58 PM
Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision near Ashford by editor on Jun 25, 2015 - 04:47 PM
Sport England success for Varne Boat and Social Club on Romney Marsh by editor on Jun 25, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Ashford bids to breathe new life into town centre by editor on Jun 25, 2015 - 08:50 AM
New legislation used to crack down on nuisance behaviour in Folkestone by editor on Jun 25, 2015 - 07:45 AM
New £700,000 hangar is entering the final phase at London Ashford Airport at Lydd by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Kent businesses can apply for better broadband grants of up to £3,000 by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 06:10 PM
Fingers crossed for £1.9 million bid submitted for new museum in Folkestone by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 04:20 PM
Folkestone to celebrate our Armed Forces by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 01:45 PM
Booming business at London Ashford Airport at Lydd by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Long-serving Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance paramedic appeals for runners to join him in London 10k next month. by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Wind turbines plans for Romney Marsh dropped by editor on Jun 24, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Police warn Dover lorry freight disruption is likely to last overnight and into the morning by editor on Jun 23, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Folkestone based architects flying high after 'Spitfire Wing' building award win by editor on Jun 23, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Conservation on crumbling Westgate Towers in Canterbury nearing completion by editor on Jun 23, 2015 - 05:05 PM
What's on at the Hawkinge Community centre in July 2015? by editor on Jun 23, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Kent law firm's French property specialist urges Brits with assets in Europe to update their wills by editor on Jun 23, 2015 - 08:19 AM
Revised plans for 108-bed Travelodge hotel chops off antenna by editor on Jun 23, 2015 - 07:05 AM
Cute and cuddly but potentially deadly cargo imported to UK through Dover port by editor on Jun 22, 2015 - 07:55 PM
Woman driver jailed for causing the death of jogger in Ashford by editor on Jun 22, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Folkestone area businesses can make 2015 a winning year with launch of new initiative by editor on Jun 22, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Demolition of Dover 'eyesore' tower block set to begin by editor on Jun 22, 2015 - 11:51 AM
News of Wellington's victory re-enacted in Canterbury by editor on Jun 22, 2015 - 08:24 AM
Take the test to see if you're a Folkestone, Romney Marsh or Hythe champion recycler? by editor on Jun 21, 2015 - 05:09 PM
East Kent Railway near Dover celebrates rare trolleybus's 70th birthday by editor on Jun 21, 2015 - 01:45 PM
Ramsgate diver pleads guilty to fraud over historic cannons by editor on Jun 21, 2015 - 11:52 AM
Legal salvo launched to scupper Dover Western Heights development by editor on Jun 21, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Come on down to make your Charivari costume at Folkestone workshop by editor on Jun 21, 2015 - 08:05 AM
Love proposal for Dungeness C Power Station by editor on Jun 20, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Met Office warning of thunderstorms and hail across Kent by editor on Jun 20, 2015 - 03:53 PM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events in East Kent - July 2015 by editor on Jun 20, 2015 - 02:30 PM
London man jailed after stealing two pairs of sunglasses worth nearly £1,000 from Ashford shop by editor on Jun 20, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Police warning over end-of-term underage drinking in Kent seaside town by editor on Jun 20, 2015 - 09:00 AM
Hawkinge Town celebrate second successive promotion by editor on Jun 19, 2015 - 07:55 PM
Man charged with string of offences following robbery in Dover by editor on Jun 19, 2015 - 06:52 PM
Canterbury man jailed after breaking into local church and stealing cash by editor on Jun 19, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Hythe Battle of Waterloo hero commemorated at Saltwood churchyard grave by editor on Jun 19, 2015 - 11:25 AM
First World War U-boat propeller seized by police in property near Folkestone is returned to German Navy by editor on Jun 19, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Almighty row over toilet smell in vestry of Dover village church by editor on Jun 19, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Will the Red Arrows be appearing at Folkestone in 2015? by editor on Jun 18, 2015 - 07:55 PM
Prison for Canterbury meat thief by editor on Jun 18, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Guy doles out invaluable tips on how to scale the greasy pole at popular Kent business dinner in Ashford by editor on Jun 18, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Magna Carta 'star exhibits' on display at museum in Canterbury by editor on Jun 18, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Do you want to know more about the buildings you see every day in Folkestone? by editor on Jun 18, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Kent Commissioner says doing nothing is not an option when it comes to child abuse by editor on Jun 18, 2015 - 06:55 AM
83-year-old Ashford pensioner banned from driving for three years for drink driving by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 08:00 PM
Lonely Planet backs Dover White Cliffs Country and Kent as top holiday destination by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 07:12 PM
Chatham man jailed and banned from driving for four years following incident in Folkestone by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 05:55 PM
£76,000 new play areas for children in Dover by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 04:59 PM
I wonder when Shepway Council are planning to clear up the graffiti in Central Folkestone by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Actors from Dover, Folkestone play alongside Game of Thrones star on location in Kent by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 08:34 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP wants tough enforcement action taken against littering lorry drivers by editor on Jun 17, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Police are appealing for information after an alleged assault at a nature reserve in Dover by editor on Jun 16, 2015 - 08:13 PM
Spectacular floral display celebrates Ashford’s railway heritage by editor on Jun 16, 2015 - 06:07 PM
Flying the allies' flags for village near Folkestone by editor on Jun 16, 2015 - 06:03 PM
Diocese of Canterbury officer speaks of public anger over impact of austerity during charity ride by editor on Jun 16, 2015 - 05:54 PM
Dover district to fly the flag for Armed Forces Day by editor on Jun 16, 2015 - 08:30 AM
Kent man jailed after officers caught him trying to hide a bundle of heroin and cocaine underneath a sofa by editor on Jun 15, 2015 - 08:15 PM
11-year-old boy arrested and charged with assault and theft in Dover by editor on Jun 15, 2015 - 01:04 PM
Pageantry and laughter all the way for the return of the Hythe Venetian Fete by editor on Jun 15, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Canterbury trainee solicitor to raise money taking part in triathlon for the Starlight Children’s Foundation by editor on Jun 15, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Kent Learning Disability Awards launched by editor on Jun 15, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Cut price bus travel for students in Kent by editor on Jun 14, 2015 - 10:05 PM
Kent commuters' severe disruption to London Bridge uncovers ghost stations of the past by editor on Jun 14, 2015 - 01:55 PM
Retaining the Village Fete in Folkestone village next to the Eurotunnel terminal by editor on Jun 14, 2015 - 09:28 AM
12-year-old girl grabbed by elderly man near Broadstairs cricket pavilion by editor on Jun 13, 2015 - 06:55 PM
'Groundbreaking stuff' for victims and witnesses of crime in Kent leads the country by editor on Jun 13, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Jailed child sex offender also grew cannabis at his home in Westgate on Sea by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Rare opportunity to visit special historic event at stunning Kent narrow gauge railway by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Ideas welcomed on how to improve Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens in Dover by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 05:17 PM
New town centre car park opened in Dover by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 01:50 PM
Sign language card will give deaf patients a helping hand at their appointments across Kent by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Former Dover Calais ferry operator SCOP SeaFrance placed in Judicial Administration by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 10:43 AM
14-year-old Hawkinge powerlifter smashes four World Records at European Championships by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Canterbury law firm partner appointed to the Court of Protection by editor on Jun 12, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Maidstone death being treated as murder by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 09:00 PM
Lucky escape for Folkestone shoppers as giant tree crashes down outside Debenhams - Photos by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 08:15 PM
Kent Police continue their appeal for witnesses to Tunbridge Wells crash involving 13 vehicles by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 07:43 PM
Innovative Dover housing deal ensures more affordable homes by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Dover Cruise Port welcomes its biggest ever visitor (photo) by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 01:25 PM
Warning of severe thunderstorms for Kent during Friday and early Saturday by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Motorists in Kent urged to secure their vehicles this summer by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 08:50 AM
A further ten pieces to be added to Folkestone Artworks by editor on Jun 11, 2015 - 07:00 AM
Man suffers a broken arm after reported vicious robbery outside takeaway in Dover by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 08:00 PM
Council checks for contamination on site of proposed Hythe swimming pool by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 06:50 PM
Two boys arrested in connection with robbery of 90-year-old woman in Dover by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 05:05 PM
£2.9 million investment in Dover campus benefits Kent companies by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Kent County Council sets out 'red lines' to protect rail services if Kent 'Metro' lines are transferred to London Overground Railway by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Tribute following death of former Mayor of Folkestone David Dickinson by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 10:40 AM
Commissioner pledges to protect visible policing and put victims first despite cuts by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes improved flood defences mean local residents should pay less for insurance by editor on Jun 10, 2015 - 06:25 AM
74-year-old man sinks up to his shoulders in mud as yacht runs aground off Kent coast by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 08:33 PM
Canterbury woman who tried to kill herself and three other people is locked up for 18 years by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Ramsgate conman jailed after using taxpayers' money to fund his lavish lifestyle by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Folkestone Creative Quarter to throw open its doors by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Rock 'n' Roll Bingo craze hits Hythe by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 01:46 PM
Anti-Bullying Ambassadors introduced into Folkestone school by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 11:50 AM
A day that Kent residential landlords may come to fear by editor on Jun 09, 2015 - 08:21 AM
90-year-old woman treated in hospital after being attacked and robbed by two children in Dover by editor on Jun 08, 2015 - 08:05 PM
More jigging than jogging on the Folkestone Race for Life by editor on Jun 08, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Litter conscious Dover toddler bins it and wins it! by editor on Jun 08, 2015 - 05:20 PM
Quality assured at Age UK Hythe and Lyminge by editor on Jun 08, 2015 - 02:00 PM
Upbeat future for residents' association as Guildhall Street in Folkestone comes alive by editor on Jun 08, 2015 - 09:00 AM
Eurotunnel sells Dover to Calais MyFerryLink to rival DFDS by editor on Jun 08, 2015 - 08:04 AM
People in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh urged to 'get on your bike!' for Sky Ride by editor on Jun 07, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Eighties Band T’Pau return to Kent by editor on Jun 07, 2015 - 01:45 PM
Police charge two men over Canterbury restaurant burglary by editor on Jun 07, 2015 - 12:31 PM
Chamber music is a big hit in Folkestone by editor on Jun 07, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Kent Police probe crash after driver dies on A20 coastbound slip road by editor on Jun 06, 2015 - 07:45 PM
St Saviour's Medical Charity will be unaffected by closure of hospital in Hythe by editor on Jun 06, 2015 - 06:15 PM
Kent man who catapulted ball bearing into the face of Maidstone bus driver is jailed by editor on Jun 06, 2015 - 01:50 PM
Number of empty properties in Dover has halved over last five years by editor on Jun 06, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Banging the drum for Ashford music by editor on Jun 06, 2015 - 09:05 AM
Herne Bay man charged over Hythe stabbing by editor on Jun 05, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Music with 'a lot of notes' is performed in Hythe by editor on Jun 05, 2015 - 07:10 PM
Folkestone artist shows off 'iconic surrealism' by editor on Jun 05, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Sun shines on Ashford community fun day by editor on Jun 05, 2015 - 04:05 PM
Ashford festival needs your fountain of knowledge by editor on Jun 05, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Drop-in to quiz the Mayor of Hawkinge at 'community matters' surgery by editor on Jun 05, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Warning of heavy rain and thunderstorms for Kent by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Appalling weather fails to deter crowds watching Folkestone Coastal Run by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 06:30 PM
More councillors wanted for village near Folkestone by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Kent Sheds project set to grow with £1,000 support from KCC by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 02:44 PM
A chat with the Kent Commissioner and Chief Constable is just a click away by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Man charged with attempted murder in Faversham to appear in court today by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Drink-driver who failed to stop after breaking pedestrian's leg in Maidstone is jailed by editor on Jun 04, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Romney Marsh robber is jailed over Post Office raid near Ashford by editor on Jun 03, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Kent launches campaign to fight cyber crime by editor on Jun 03, 2015 - 06:15 PM
Can you help track down ex-service personnel in Kent? by editor on Jun 03, 2015 - 04:25 PM
How do you improve the lives of 150,000 carers in Kent? by editor on Jun 03, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Gloomy prognosis over future of St Saviour's Hospital in Hythe by editor on Jun 03, 2015 - 09:06 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP battles to ensure 'eyesore' in Elham Valley is removed by editor on Jun 03, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Free bus passes for Kent families with three or more secondary age schoolchildren by editor on Jun 02, 2015 - 08:05 PM
British Cycling’s Sky Ride returns to Kent by editor on Jun 02, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Ashford announces top jobs for councillors by editor on Jun 02, 2015 - 05:52 PM
Babbling brook restored by volunteers at Lyminge near Folkestone by editor on Jun 02, 2015 - 01:07 PM
'Most challenging and rewarding job' changes Ashford mum's life by editor on Jun 02, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Kent Police clampdown on drivers who endanger life by using mobile phones at the wheel by editor on Jun 02, 2015 - 08:33 AM
Concept plans for WW2 forts off north Kent coast to become hotel complex by editor on Jun 01, 2015 - 07:45 PM
Poverty pilgrimage cyclists rely on handouts in four-day charity ride from Sittingbourne to Folkestone by editor on Jun 01, 2015 - 06:05 PM
'Ice Cream' fete for Folkestone by editor on Jun 01, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Kent driver charged under new drug-drive legislation by editor on Jun 01, 2015 - 01:56 PM
Free property marking - at East Kent wildlife parks! by editor on Jun 01, 2015 - 08:30 AM
Warning of 65mph gales with very high seas sweeping across Folkestone and Dover by editor on Jun 01, 2015 - 06:05 AM