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News archive for May, 2016

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Dover police hunt for motorcyclist who took Sons of Anarchy biker jacket from teenage boy by editor on May 31, 2016 - 08:10 PM
Celebration of world music premiere in Folkestone by editor on May 31, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Journey of discovery as Ashford’s Heritage Trail prepares for Sunday launch by editor on May 31, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Dungeness B technician Jenn lifts national achievement award - PHOTO by editor on May 31, 2016 - 02:06 PM
Folkestone Town council rejects opportunity to mark 100th Anniversary of Battle of Jutland by editor on May 31, 2016 - 11:07 AM
Port Lympne Reserve near Hythe say animals could suffer over lack of notice of cutting off water supply by editor on May 31, 2016 - 08:30 AM
Registration for Kent Test for grammar school places opens in June by editor on May 31, 2016 - 07:05 AM
Bouncing baby gorilla born at Palace of the Apes near Hythe by editor on May 30, 2016 - 05:35 PM
Right Royal Birthday knees-up at Kent Life Heritage Farm Park by editor on May 30, 2016 - 03:50 PM
Mayor of Folkestone opens Parlour to brownies and school pupils - PHOTOS by editor on May 30, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Step into another world at Dungeness for the RNLI Summer Craft Fair by editor on May 30, 2016 - 10:45 AM
Making or playing at Block 67 in Folkestone by editor on May 30, 2016 - 07:45 AM
Witness appeal after assault in Folkestone leaves man needing hospital treatment by editor on May 29, 2016 - 04:25 PM
Busy year for 99-year-old First World War Baldwin locomotive by editor on May 29, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Suspected migrants rescued from inflatable craft sinking off coast of Dymchurch - UPDATE by editor on May 29, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Two in custody after first day of right and left wing demonstrations in Dover by editor on May 29, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Parking blunder at Folkestone Warren leaves Shepway chiefs red-faced by editor on May 28, 2016 - 05:45 PM
Canterbury and East Kent Colleges cozying up together by editor on May 28, 2016 - 03:50 PM
Digging into the History of Sandwich by editor on May 28, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Kent Police looks to recruit 50 more PCSOs by editor on May 28, 2016 - 09:20 AM
Margate man sentenced for owning a dog dangerously out of control by editor on May 27, 2016 - 06:49 PM
Kent School of Politics professor warns West could sleepwalk into a doomsday war with Russia by editor on May 27, 2016 - 06:10 PM
Police conclude searches at Kent schools following bomb threats by editor on May 27, 2016 - 02:15 PM
Folkestone based Roger De Haan Charitable Trust funds life-saving equipment for Air Ambulance by editor on May 27, 2016 - 12:10 PM
Be heard! Add your voice to health and care changes in East Kent by editor on May 27, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Young Dover students graduate from Kent Children’s University by editor on May 27, 2016 - 07:05 AM
Bathroom blaze in Dover leads to warning by firefighters by editor on May 26, 2016 - 10:23 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - cases round-up - Canterbury and Ashford by editor on May 26, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Caribbean island-hopping pilot joins Atlantic Bridge Aviation at Lydd by editor on May 26, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Kent Police remind shops and businesses that 'legal highs' are now illegal to sell or supply by editor on May 26, 2016 - 02:00 PM
Man charged with rape following incident in Canterbury by editor on May 26, 2016 - 11:35 AM
The Churchill School pupils in Hawkinge get the message that responsible dog owners 'Pick Up Poo' - PHOTO by editor on May 26, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Folkestone man who grew 53 cannabis plants is handed suspended sentence by editor on May 26, 2016 - 07:25 AM
Kent Court's cases round-up - Folkestone and Dover by editor on May 25, 2016 - 08:40 PM
Dover woman and man from Aylesford charged with using counterfeit currency by editor on May 25, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Vintage Seaside to be celebrated at Folkestone Charivari Day 2016 by editor on May 25, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Council calls for views of local people to help improve parking in Dover by editor on May 25, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Police alerted following woman's cries for help in Canterbury sex attack by editor on May 25, 2016 - 09:05 AM
Romney Marsh and rural areas in the North Downs to have superfast broadband by 2020 by editor on May 25, 2016 - 06:15 AM
Sales of Luxury Goods on the Rise in the UK by editor on May 25, 2016 - 05:00 AM
Pupils evacuated after bomb hoax at Canterbury High School by editor on May 24, 2016 - 08:45 PM
Kent Chief Constable imposes conditions on left and right-wing protests in Dover at weekend by editor on May 24, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Staffie owner collared in Folkestone over dog fouling near to neighbour's door by editor on May 24, 2016 - 04:55 PM
£24million contract awarded for six-screen cinema, hotel, restaurants and shops in Dover by editor on May 24, 2016 - 02:22 PM
Be prepared for the Bank Holiday in Deal, Dover and Shepway by editor on May 24, 2016 - 10:20 AM
‘NASA rocket’ ends up near Dover - UPDATE PHOTO by editor on May 24, 2016 - 07:55 AM
Brutal demonstrator who beat photographer with flagpole at Dover demo is jailed for 7 years by editor on May 23, 2016 - 08:10 PM
Thanet man in court over damaging lorry during animal rights protest in Ramsgate by editor on May 23, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Tree of Hope branches out with former Tunbridge Wells based children's centre by editor on May 23, 2016 - 04:25 PM
It's a clean sweep for Hawkinge volunteers by editor on May 23, 2016 - 01:35 PM
Shepway man jailed for causing death by dangerous driving on Romney Marsh by editor on May 23, 2016 - 10:40 AM
Snakes alive! Your reptilian pets on Romney Marsh now have a better chance of surviving fires by editor on May 23, 2016 - 08:55 AM
East Kent Magistrates' Courts case round-up by editor on May 22, 2016 - 03:50 PM
Dad's Army comedy actor drops in for tea in Dartford by editor on May 22, 2016 - 02:05 PM
Former Kent County Councillor from Folkestone appointed honorary alderman - PHOTOS by editor on May 22, 2016 - 12:05 PM
Banned Margate driver is jailed by editor on May 22, 2016 - 10:18 AM
Taxi drivers shown how to safeguard young people from trafficking and sexual exploitation at Folkestone forum by editor on May 21, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events June 2016 by editor on May 21, 2016 - 02:15 PM
Go ahead for high voltage link through Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais to connect French and British grids by editor on May 21, 2016 - 11:15 AM
£1.8million released to cut crime, prevent reoffending and support victims in Kent by editor on May 21, 2016 - 09:45 AM
Man charged following murder in Ashford by editor on May 20, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Kent Police reveal the number of right-wing demonstrators expected in Dover next weekend by editor on May 20, 2016 - 06:05 PM
£4million to be pumped into potholes across Kent by editor on May 20, 2016 - 04:05 PM
What's going on in Sandgate to make the council cock-a-hoop? by editor on May 20, 2016 - 12:55 PM
Hawkinge mum on mission to raise awareness of Childhood Cancer by editor on May 20, 2016 - 09:55 AM
Legal & General Property acquires flagship St James' development in Dover for £53million by editor on May 20, 2016 - 07:05 AM
Hate Gardening? Artificial Lawn Can Save the Day by editor on May 20, 2016 - 06:00 AM
Broadstairs man who robbed and threatened disabled Thanet victim with digging fork is jailed for 8½ years by editor on May 19, 2016 - 08:35 PM
Dover burglar ordered to carry out 150 hours of unpaid work by editor on May 19, 2016 - 06:15 PM
'Singing Playgrounds' workshop at St Mary’s Bay prepares pupils for Romney Marsh JAM fest by editor on May 19, 2016 - 04:10 PM
Men and women's wrestling training launched in Hawkinge by editor on May 19, 2016 - 01:15 PM
Kent PCC looks at placing mental health triage nurses on patrol with police by editor on May 19, 2016 - 10:55 AM
One 'less than happy' Kent man after Queen's Speech at Opening of Parliament by editor on May 19, 2016 - 09:15 AM
A260 Canterbury Road between Hawkinge and Folkestone to be closed for three nights by editor on May 19, 2016 - 07:05 AM
CCTV image released after armed robbery in Folkestone by editor on May 18, 2016 - 08:40 PM
Dover man who threw bricks at both left and right-wing demonstrators is jailed by editor on May 18, 2016 - 06:45 PM
Knight to defend Heavyweight crown in Hawkinge by editor on May 18, 2016 - 04:55 PM
Council seek to appoint manager at Hawkinge Community Centre by editor on May 18, 2016 - 02:40 PM
Shepway calls on businesses to help attract more visitors to Folkestone Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on May 18, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Theft of red diesel and trailer reported from Standen Lane Hawkinge by editor on May 18, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Two arrested on suspicion of murder in Ashford by editor on May 18, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Dungeness could be an ideal location for small scale nuclear reactor says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on May 18, 2016 - 06:15 AM
Cigarette butt catches man jailed for 13 years after breaking into home and robbing 83-year-old in Broadstairs in 2013 by editor on May 17, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Folkestone college students help Gambian school children with pyjama day by editor on May 17, 2016 - 06:15 PM
On yer bike! Kent County Council wish for residents to be more active by editor on May 17, 2016 - 04:26 PM
Monthly community 'litter picks' launching to keep Hawkinge spick and span by editor on May 17, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Gary Lineker's divorce comments understandable but misguided says Canterbury law expert by editor on May 17, 2016 - 09:55 AM
Martin keeps on running for Mayor in Folkestone by editor on May 17, 2016 - 07:15 AM
Pupils from Folkestone to Lydd take home 'pick up poo' message by editor on May 16, 2016 - 08:40 PM
Fire crews rescue teenager from crashed car in ditch near at Smarden near Ashford by editor on May 16, 2016 - 06:00 PM
Kent driver who failed to provide breath specimen is banned for 30 months by editor on May 16, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Warm welcome to the return of Gurkha Band to Hawkinge - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on May 16, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Smoke alarm alerts neighbour to kitchen blaze in Folkestone by editor on May 16, 2016 - 08:30 AM
Step into another world at Dungeness for the RNLI Summer Craft Fair by editor on May 15, 2016 - 04:00 PM
Grey Wagtail and Kingfisher sighted in Kent by editor on May 15, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Folkestone history celebrated with launch of the Town Trail by editor on May 15, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Man found guilty of carrying out string of rape and assault offences in Dover by editor on May 14, 2016 - 05:45 PM
Ramsgate driver three times legal limit is banned for 24 months by editor on May 14, 2016 - 04:40 PM
University of Kent carries out first clinical trials of robotic legs for patients by editor on May 14, 2016 - 01:25 PM
Folkestone Leas Lift set to resume 'yo-yo-ing' up and down the cliff face by editor on May 14, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Youngsters warned over asbestos hazard in 'extremely unsafe' derelict Folkestone hospital by editor on May 14, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Aylesham volunteers clear 'jitties' in litter purge across the village by editor on May 13, 2016 - 06:15 PM
Three drink drivers from Folkestone and Dover are sentenced by Magistrates by editor on May 13, 2016 - 05:15 PM
New Kent Police and Crime commissioner pledges to cut crime and reduce re-offending by editor on May 13, 2016 - 01:30 PM
Musical chairs in Hawkinge for John and Tony - PHOTO by editor on May 13, 2016 - 11:05 AM
'Smoke free' play areas introduced in Canterbury city parks by editor on May 13, 2016 - 08:05 AM
UK Crime Statistics on the Fall by editor on May 12, 2016 - 11:55 PM
Cute baby gorilla born at Canterbury Wild Animal Park - PHOTO by editor on May 12, 2016 - 08:50 PM
'Baby faced' man who made abusive and sexual comments to family walking in Canterbury is sought by police by editor on May 12, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Police investigate after report man tried to grab 13-year-old girl in woods near Canterbury by editor on May 12, 2016 - 05:05 PM
Number plate stolen from car parked on private drive in Hawkinge by editor on May 12, 2016 - 02:45 PM
Dramatic three hour transformation of Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge - PHOTOS by editor on May 12, 2016 - 12:45 PM
Councillor vehemently objects to new parking restrictions in Sandgate, Folkestone by editor on May 12, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Jump aboard the Kent Healthwatch Bus coming to your town by editor on May 12, 2016 - 09:25 AM
Police alerted by public over strong smell coming from Folkestone property by editor on May 12, 2016 - 07:10 AM
Police link series of thefts and assaults by gang of men in Canterbury by editor on May 11, 2016 - 05:40 PM
Dover man steals £2,000 camera from local school by editor on May 11, 2016 - 04:10 PM
Packed programme of music indulgence lined up for Ashford Create Festival 2016 by editor on May 11, 2016 - 01:30 PM
Many hundreds of sci-fi and comic fans choose to go back to school in Folkestone by editor on May 11, 2016 - 11:25 AM
CCTV image released after Ramsgate amusement arcade robbery by editor on May 11, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes it would be wrong to reject proposal for Garden Town out of hand by editor on May 11, 2016 - 06:15 AM
Ashford bike thief handed suspended prison sentence by editor on May 10, 2016 - 08:55 PM
Former Dymchurch man jailed for child sex abuse after assault was filmed by victims by editor on May 10, 2016 - 07:10 PM
Kent Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls preparing for Rio to receive funding from KCC by editor on May 10, 2016 - 05:35 PM
Man hunted after smash and grab at Faversham station - CCTV images released by editor on May 10, 2016 - 04:25 PM
Kent road safety team wins national award for battle against drug driving by editor on May 10, 2016 - 02:50 PM
Man arrested at Folkestone flat after samurai sword incident in Whitstable by editor on May 10, 2016 - 01:17 PM
Top award for Memorial site near Folkestone by editor on May 10, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Changes to Southeastern train timetable affect Dover to Blackfriars and Slade Green to Cannon Street by editor on May 10, 2016 - 08:20 AM
Garden Town proposal is bleak news for future of horse racing in Folkestone by editor on May 09, 2016 - 08:05 PM
Canterbury law firm team prove they're no stick-in-the-muds by editor on May 09, 2016 - 06:10 PM
Folkestone American Cousin reckons Clinton will pick up Republican votes by editor on May 09, 2016 - 04:00 PM
Bien joué - Folkestone Sangatte Eurotunnel freight smashes records for sixth consecutive month by editor on May 09, 2016 - 02:56 PM
£110,000 play area for North Deal district of Dover is launched by editor on May 09, 2016 - 02:02 PM
Lydd based search and rescue helicopter called after vessel runs aground in Thames estuary - VIDEO by editor on May 09, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Police appeal for witnesses over A20 head-on smash near West Kingsdown by editor on May 09, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Warning over viewing transit of Mercury across the Sun on Monday - glimpses of the sun possible in Folkestone by editor on May 09, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Detectives in Canterbury issue image of man following reported sex assault in city underpass by editor on May 08, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Kent’s Tudor film and heritage celebrated with the Tudor(ish) Trail by editor on May 08, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Remembering a Victorian Railway Murder in East Kent by editor on May 08, 2016 - 01:35 PM
Scott wins the day in Kent Police and Crime Commissioner election by editor on May 08, 2016 - 10:55 AM
Work on vital coastal protection to begin in Folkestone by editor on May 08, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Police probe after man's body recovered from river in Canterbury by editor on May 08, 2016 - 08:00 AM
Community Centre boss to be made redundant as Hawkinge Town Council buys the centre by editor on May 08, 2016 - 05:55 AM
Dog attacks pensioner after wandering into his Folkestone home by editor on May 07, 2016 - 06:35 PM
Young Folkestone college painter 'thrilled' as she looks forward to national final - PHOTO by editor on May 07, 2016 - 11:25 AM
Historic Leas Lift returns to Folkestone in time for summer - PHOTOS by editor on May 07, 2016 - 08:32 AM
Rapist arrested in Romania is jailed for 13 years over Christmas Day attack in Dover by editor on May 06, 2016 - 08:17 PM
Magnifying glass seller sought by police after distraction burglary of pensioner in Ashford by editor on May 06, 2016 - 05:17 PM
Could you offer a loving home to children in Kent? by editor on May 06, 2016 - 03:55 PM
No Uphill struggle as Dick wins Hawkinge Council ward by-election by editor on May 06, 2016 - 01:26 PM
Shepway Council announces intention to bid for 27,000 resident new town near Hythe by editor on May 06, 2016 - 11:10 AM
Bishop of Dover welcomes Cameron's U-turn to accept more unaccompanied Syrian children by editor on May 06, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Disqualified Dover driver is jailed after driving Mercedes on A2 by editor on May 05, 2016 - 08:10 PM
Police name 17-year-old girl from Ramsgate whose body was recovered from the sea - PHOTO by editor on May 05, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Silent Shakespeare launches The Undercover Friends in Canterbury by editor on May 05, 2016 - 11:35 AM
Police appeal after jewellery taken at Wye break-in - PHOTO by editor on May 05, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Suspended sentence handed to Birmingham man after three people die in collision on Romney Marsh by editor on May 04, 2016 - 08:05 PM
Dover Port continues to nurture home-grown stars of the future by editor on May 04, 2016 - 04:00 PM
Thousands expected to flock to Romney Marsh for JAM Festival by editor on May 04, 2016 - 11:55 AM
What would Brexit mean for your Kent business? by editor on May 04, 2016 - 08:35 AM
Migration crisis has had a direct impact on our lives in Kent says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on May 04, 2016 - 06:55 AM
Weekend of 'right-wing' demonstrations planned for Dover by editor on May 03, 2016 - 07:50 PM
Officers targeting illegally parked HGVs remove 500 vehicles from hard shoulder despite room in Kent lorry parks by editor on May 03, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Come early to snap up the bargains at the 2016 Hawkinge plant sale by editor on May 03, 2016 - 01:20 PM
Police release Ramsgate man on bail after body of teenage girl found in the sea by editor on May 03, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Canterbury man banned over driving offences by editor on May 03, 2016 - 10:35 AM
Do It Together! - A Tribute To The Musicals in Folkestone by editor on May 03, 2016 - 07:25 AM
Fillip for Folkestone as two-way traffic in Tontine Street ready for launch by editor on May 02, 2016 - 06:15 PM
Kent drivers urged to watch their speed as campaign results in arrests, fines and vehicle seizures by editor on May 02, 2016 - 04:35 PM
Man shot dead in Kent Police operation in Goudhurst by editor on May 02, 2016 - 01:45 PM
Firefighters called to fishing boat blaze at Dungeness by editor on May 02, 2016 - 01:25 PM
'Inspiration' from Victoria and Albert museum leads to Underwear Exhibition at Folkestone shop by editor on May 02, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Ramsgate man arrested 'on suspicion of murder' after girl's body found in the sea by editor on May 02, 2016 - 09:05 AM
Pensioner dies after tragically stumbling into the path of single decker bus in Broadstairs by editor on May 01, 2016 - 11:55 PM
Dover marine exclusion zone set up near to Pier and former Hoverport by editor on May 01, 2016 - 03:45 PM
Former Kent roadie pays tribute to singer songwriter Ron Davies by editor on May 01, 2016 - 01:55 PM
Canterbury driver arrested after man sustains serious head injuries in supermarket car park by editor on May 01, 2016 - 11:35 AM
Ashford man handed suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to driving offences by editor on May 01, 2016 - 09:05 AM