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News archive for August, 2015

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Deal reached to end Dover to Calais MyFerryLink dispute by editor on Aug 31, 2015 - 10:23 PM
Lads Club book and vinyl sale coming to Saltwood, Hythe by editor on Aug 31, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Swap your jam in Hythe by editor on Aug 31, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Is Peter already missing Folkestone? by editor on Aug 31, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Rare steam train visit to Canterbury brings out train buffs in Kent by editor on Aug 31, 2015 - 09:41 AM
Thousands descend on Margate for Kent Gay Pride - Photos by editor on Aug 30, 2015 - 05:19 PM
30th annual meeting of Kent Light Railways owner's Society held in Barnstaple - Part One by editor on Aug 30, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Fun-packed weekend at the Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge by editor on Aug 30, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Free Bank Holiday parking in Ashford and Tenterden, today and tomorrow by editor on Aug 30, 2015 - 09:59 AM
Met office revises Kent and the southeast weather warning with less risk of rain for today by editor on Aug 30, 2015 - 09:41 AM
Kent Police appeal after woman threatened by knife wielding robber in Deal bookies raid by editor on Aug 29, 2015 - 06:25 PM
Return of Folkestone Book Festival - a literary adventure Photos by editor on Aug 29, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Inspiring art at Folkestone festival focuses on light and colour by editor on Aug 29, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Rare foal finds his feet at wild animal reserve near Hythe by editor on Aug 29, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Appeal for witnesses to Ashford assault after victim is hit on the back of head by man holding bottle by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 07:23 PM
Husband and wife jailed for 'violent, unprovoked' screwdriver attack in Margate by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Warning of torrential downpours and thunderstorms for Folkestone and across Kent on Sunday by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 04:05 PM
Ashford teenage drink driver banned for 20 months by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Fantastic free family day out at Dover Regatta by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 10:11 AM
Spooky goings on in Folkestone will last for three days by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Family fun at the fabulous Sandgate Sea Festival near Folkestone on Sunday by editor on Aug 28, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Railway buffs get second chance to see rare steam locomotive at Folkestone, en route to Canterbury by editor on Aug 27, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Dover town centre car park set to close by editor on Aug 27, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Jail for Faversham man who stole £45 worth of meat from Dover shop by editor on Aug 27, 2015 - 06:14 PM
Kent heating company warning over 'killer' gas appliances by editor on Aug 27, 2015 - 12:32 PM
71-year-old driver banned for 40 months over drink driving on Romney Marsh by editor on Aug 27, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Demonstrators against 'secret' EU and US trade talks gather in Folkestone by editor on Aug 27, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Discoloured water does not pose any health risks says Water Company to Romney Marsh residents by editor on Aug 26, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Lorry driver jailed over drink driving in Ashford by editor on Aug 26, 2015 - 06:09 PM
Police make arrest following probe into seriously injured man found in road near Ashford by editor on Aug 26, 2015 - 04:05 PM
Dungeness B back to full power following £30 million investment project by editor on Aug 26, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Sittingbourne heritage railway mural unveiled for Bank Holiday Special by editor on Aug 26, 2015 - 08:56 AM
Third annual Folkestone jobs fair focuses on apprenticeships by editor on Aug 26, 2015 - 07:15 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre - Vacancy by editor on Aug 25, 2015 - 08:53 PM
Folkestone man charged after woman in her seventies sustains serious injuries by editor on Aug 25, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Immigrant alleged to have walked through Channel tunnel appears at Canterbury Crown Court by editor on Aug 25, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Thanet Council lawyers review Manston Airport site compulsory purchase position by editor on Aug 25, 2015 - 08:57 AM
Police renew appeal after man found with serious head injuries in Mersham near Ashford by editor on Aug 24, 2015 - 08:18 PM
Police hunt for man who put his hand around woman's throat during alleged assault in Margate by editor on Aug 24, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Fun-packed Sandgate, Folkestone Sea and Food Festival 2015 sailing in very soon by editor on Aug 24, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Dungeness Lifeboat in rescue of French crew of fishing boat sinking in English Channel by editor on Aug 24, 2015 - 01:10 PM
Ramsgate Festival features classical music to honour 1815 by editor on Aug 24, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Man in critical condition after being discovered with serious injuries on road at Mersham near Ashford by editor on Aug 24, 2015 - 08:05 AM
Worker 'very shaken up' after daylight robbery at Margate convenience store by editor on Aug 23, 2015 - 05:40 PM
10,000 converge on Hythe for spectacular water procession by editor on Aug 23, 2015 - 04:02 PM
Former Kent industrial line locomotive discovered at Whipsnade Zoo by editor on Aug 23, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Fetes are a big success in Hythe and Stelling Minnis - PHOTOS by editor on Aug 23, 2015 - 09:39 AM
Christmas Artisan Gift Fair in Canterbury wants local designers and artisans by editor on Aug 22, 2015 - 06:25 PM
Date set for memorial service for The Queen’s representative in Kent by editor on Aug 22, 2015 - 04:40 PM
Phew! What a scorcher in Hawkinge by editor on Aug 22, 2015 - 04:12 PM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events in East Kent - September 2015 by editor on Aug 22, 2015 - 02:10 PM
Still time to join in the family fun activities in Tenterden this summer by editor on Aug 22, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Dover and Deal drugs ring members jailed for more than 41 years by editor on Aug 22, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Open invitation to attend Merchant Navy Day celebration in Dover by editor on Aug 21, 2015 - 07:55 PM
Passenger delays on Eurotunnel after suspected migrant spotted on track by editor on Aug 21, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Anglo-Saxons join archaeological dig near Folkestone by editor on Aug 21, 2015 - 04:46 PM
Former Canterbury nurse who raped and sexually assaulted women is jailed for life by editor on Aug 21, 2015 - 12:15 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events for September 2015 by editor on Aug 21, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Kent and the South East’s largest independent heating firm launches big recruitment drive by editor on Aug 21, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Police in Canterbury ask - do you recognise these men? by editor on Aug 20, 2015 - 07:55 PM
Continued exam success is a cause for celebration at The Folkestone Academy - Photos by editor on Aug 20, 2015 - 05:55 PM
£10,000 awarded to music and arts festival by The Port of Dover by editor on Aug 20, 2015 - 12:33 PM
Lydd based Coastguard helicopter assists Kent Police by winching man from tugboat in Thames Estuary by editor on Aug 20, 2015 - 10:37 AM
Canterbury and Deal firefighters rescue three 'casualties' from fairground ride at University of Kent by editor on Aug 20, 2015 - 02:55 AM
Victim of reported stabbing leaves scene before speaking to police after man is arrested for causing grievous bodily harm by editor on Aug 19, 2015 - 07:25 PM
Six youngsters due before court after complaints voiced at Armed Forces celebration in Dover by editor on Aug 19, 2015 - 02:44 PM
Interactive Dungeness B supports Hythe Venetian Fete by editor on Aug 19, 2015 - 10:55 AM
Evidence that robust security at Folkestone Coquelles Channel Tunnel link is shifting problem to other ports by editor on Aug 19, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Ashford woman shoplifter who stole from same shop twice is jailed by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 08:35 PM
Dover man jailed over theft from a car by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Money chest is open for Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh groups by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 05:35 PM
Ashford burglar who stole a packet of biscuits is given suspended prison sentence by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 04:40 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh residents warned they may be unable to vote by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 02:38 PM
Dover Grammar School Beer Festival hopes to top £5,000 for new sports hall by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 11:20 AM
Anniversary Concert in Folkestone set to raise vital funds for Battle of Britain Memorial Trust by editor on Aug 18, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Dover man jailed over violent and brutal rape on Christmas Day by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 07:50 PM
Police hunt gang which attacked man in Broadstairs by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 06:20 PM
New Folkestone East Cliff archaeological dig reveals very important artifacts by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Lots to celebrate at Hawkinge Allotments Open Day by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 01:20 PM
Free fun for the kids in Hawkinge this week by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Two Ashford railway workers win award from The Royal British Legion charity for a special 'Poppy train' by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 08:55 AM
Port of Dover receives great reception for £10,000 donation to anti-crime community group by editor on Aug 17, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Primates' Fun Run returns to Canterbury by editor on Aug 16, 2015 - 04:30 PM
RAF Hawkinge suffers first major bombing attack by Luftwaffe in WW2 seventy-five-years ago this month by editor on Aug 16, 2015 - 01:45 PM
Devon Railway Centre and Model World by editor on Aug 16, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Lydd Golf Club throws down the gauntlet to all Kent pubs by editor on Aug 16, 2015 - 09:30 AM
Drink drive Hythe man is banned from driving for two years by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 10:34 PM
1,000 bras strung up as merry bunting at huge art installation in Ramsgate by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 06:45 PM
2015 Italian highlight sails into Hythe by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 05:05 PM
Romney Marsh driver charged following fatal collision by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 04:25 PM
People in Kent warned over pie in the sky council tax rebates by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 01:05 PM
LoveLife festival is coming soon to Hythe by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 11:10 AM
Double the fun this Summer at Hythe and Canterbury wild animal parks by editor on Aug 15, 2015 - 08:50 AM
Jailed Dover man blames drugs for string of offences during June afternoon by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 07:25 PM
World’s largest sea-going wooden sailing ship due to arrive for Dover Regatta by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Bee Festival near Canterbury shows off amazing world by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 04:30 PM
New Civilian Search and Rescue Base at London Ashford Airport in Lydd goes live today by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 01:00 PM
Blooming lovely Hawkinge allotment site open to all by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Woman dies in crash on A20 between Folkestone and Dover by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 10:01 AM
Four-year ban for Canterbury woman drink driving in Wingham by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 09:50 AM
Water company floats Dover playscheme's boats on canal at Hythe by editor on Aug 14, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Lego shoplifter from Folkestone receives suspended jail sentence by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 07:50 PM
Commemorations to mark the 70th anniversary of VJ Day to be held in Folkestone by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 04:20 PM
Moneysaving energy deal is back for Dover residents by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 02:00 PM
Folkestone Academy Glassworks Sixth Form Centre celebrate 99 percent A level and 100 percent BTEC passes - Photos by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 12:27 PM
Driving ban for 23-year-old drink driver who drove along country lane near Hawkinge by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Fun in the sun in Canterbury district this summer by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Wanted! Kent County Council looking to take on 17 apprentices across the county by editor on Aug 13, 2015 - 07:05 AM
Police hunt three men following alleged assault of 41-year-old in Folkestone Old High Street by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 07:45 PM
Serial shoplifter in Ashford is jailed by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Ramsgate Festival goes classical to honour 1815 by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 06:05 PM
More pain as cuts bite into Kent Police budget for an extra year by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Howzat! Kent County Cricket Club and Shepherd Neame support Battle of Britain Memorial Trust by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 11:40 AM
Broadband rollout reaches over 120,000 homes and businesses in Kent by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Big improvement to Kent roads over the last ten days since the lifting of the Operation Stack restrictions by editor on Aug 12, 2015 - 06:30 AM
Folkestone shoplifter who assaulted police office is jailed by editor on Aug 11, 2015 - 07:50 PM
Saddle up to help keep Air Ambulance flying in Kent by editor on Aug 11, 2015 - 06:25 PM
Who will you nominate for the Kent Dementia Friendly Awards? by editor on Aug 11, 2015 - 04:05 PM
Buy-to-let investors property bubble may well have been burst says Kent lawyer by editor on Aug 11, 2015 - 02:05 PM
Hythe eco community group invests in fruit press for local residents by editor on Aug 11, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Shepway prosecutions of Folkestone and Lydd residents sends a 'strong message that Housing Benefit fraud is theft' says councillor by editor on Aug 11, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Dog owners in Folkestone praised for doing what they should by editor on Aug 10, 2015 - 07:35 PM
Anniversary Concert in Folkestone set to raise vital funds for Battle of Britain Memorial Trust by editor on Aug 10, 2015 - 06:20 PM
Bogus cop attempts to steal bank details from residents in Margate and Broadstairs by editor on Aug 10, 2015 - 01:35 PM
Biggest turnout for years descends on Lydd Golf Club by editor on Aug 10, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Summer holiday talks and walks for Folkestone young people by editor on Aug 10, 2015 - 08:35 AM
New book of insights into the heroes who fought the Battle of Britain in the skies above Kent helps with RAF decision making by editor on Aug 09, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Surprising Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway by editor on Aug 09, 2015 - 02:05 PM
Highways England reveal new Operation Stack route via Manston to ease disruption in Kent by editor on Aug 09, 2015 - 10:04 AM
Hunt is on for 'rogue traders' in Kent by editor on Aug 08, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Kent man critically injured in Thanet Way crash near Whitstable by editor on Aug 08, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Canterbury man who stole from five local shops is jailed by editor on Aug 08, 2015 - 09:55 AM
Free places for young people at first annual Field School Dig at East Cliff in Folkestone by editor on Aug 08, 2015 - 09:25 AM
Could Manston Airport become the additional runway for London Heathrow? by editor on Aug 07, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Commissioner negotiates government funding for Kent Police over Operation Stack by editor on Aug 07, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Former Dover Girls Grammar School student' oboe recital delights audiences by editor on Aug 07, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Motorists could be let off for 'flipped over' parking ticket fines in Canterbury by editor on Aug 07, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Drink drive Ashford woman banned for 42 months by editor on Aug 07, 2015 - 07:50 AM
Italian highlight sailing into Hythe by editor on Aug 06, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Will you miss out seeing Saturday's Royal Rumble in Hawkinge? by editor on Aug 06, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Ashford cashes in on £270million visitor economy - tourism research reveals by editor on Aug 06, 2015 - 12:40 PM
Mermaid fringe fest in Folkestone by editor on Aug 06, 2015 - 10:35 AM
Hythe man handed suspended jail sentence and driving ban by editor on Aug 06, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Kent Police and Crime Commissioner is confident 'there is now light at the end of the tunnel' by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Dover man convicted of drink driving and criminal damage by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 07:05 PM
£3.5million re-furbished Folkestone Harbour Arm opens its gates on Saturday by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 05:44 PM
Free fun-packed Kearsney Parks Farm and Forest Day in Dover on Friday by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Council slams use of the former Manston Airport site for HGV traffic bound for Port of Dover by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 02:37 PM
Teenage driver dies after car hits tree near Tenterden by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 12:25 PM
Magistrates slap ban on drink driving Hythe woman by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Upbeat Folkestone and Hythe MP believes an agreement on a solution to Operation Stack will be reached 'very soon' by editor on Aug 05, 2015 - 06:25 AM
8-year-old Lyvia receives VIP treatment at the Port of Dover by editor on Aug 04, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Ramsgate woman ordered to pay back £1,171 of £61,845 stolen from MS sufferer or face jail by editor on Aug 04, 2015 - 07:35 PM
Showing off an amazing world at Kent Festival of Bees near Canterbury by editor on Aug 04, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Celebrations for success of Folkestone Road Community Hub in Dover by editor on Aug 04, 2015 - 01:25 PM
Fun-packed Sandgate, Folkestone Sea and Food Festival 2015 is arriving soon by editor on Aug 04, 2015 - 11:53 AM
Post Code Lottery scam could cost Kent 'winners' £4,000 by editor on Aug 04, 2015 - 07:45 AM
Ashford leap up the recycling league tables but residents warned that mistakes could mean extra cost to taxpayers by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Man sitting in back garden is allegedly stabbed by strangers in Ramsgate by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Laura strengthens East Kent Family Law Team by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Despite impression things are not moving, Dover handles more lorries than last year, says port by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 01:17 PM
Try Angle Award winners for Dover, Ashford and Shepway by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Folkestone's American Cousin enjoys his Shepway sojourn by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Fun in the sun in Canterbury this summer by editor on Aug 03, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Step back in time with a visit to the Seaton Tramway by editor on Aug 02, 2015 - 02:50 PM
Dover Council helps Sandwich school to grow by editor on Aug 02, 2015 - 09:45 AM
Man arrested after 82-year-old Folkestone motorist dies in Cheriton crash by editor on Aug 01, 2015 - 08:29 PM
Nationalist counter demonstrators clash with police and pro-migrant supporters at Eurotunnel in Folkestone by editor on Aug 01, 2015 - 07:41 PM
Police probe into assault on two men after crash caused evacuation of homes from gas leak in Canterbury by editor on Aug 01, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Return of Folkestone Book Festival promises to be a literary adventure by editor on Aug 01, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Last week of Folkestone and Dover 'Up on the Downs' activity fortnight by editor on Aug 01, 2015 - 09:05 AM
Property bubble may well have burst for buy-to-let investors says Kent lawyer by editor on Aug 01, 2015 - 08:05 AM