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News archive for June, 2016

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Police hunt for vandals after concrete is hurled at minibus in Canterbury by editor on Jun 30, 2016 - 08:50 PM
Woman dies after car smashes into power cable pole near Tenterden by editor on Jun 30, 2016 - 06:10 PM
Folkestone commemoration of Battle of the Somme to be marked with sound of whistles and machine guns - UPDATE by editor on Jun 30, 2016 - 04:49 PM
Kent residents alerted over spoof phone calls from tax office by editor on Jun 30, 2016 - 03:30 PM
Folkestone road campaigners warn of trouble ahead at Horn Street by editor on Jun 30, 2016 - 10:15 AM
Invictus Games Gold Medallist makes 'Big Week' at Dungeness by editor on Jun 30, 2016 - 08:25 AM
Former Ashford man convicted of grievous bodily harm is arrested 6,000 miles away on tropical Indian Ocean island by editor on Jun 29, 2016 - 11:55 PM
Police probe into report of serious assault in Canterbury in which the victim was struck on the head with a bottle by editor on Jun 29, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Kent lawyer warns divorcing couples that payout case is a wake-up call by editor on Jun 29, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Plea to safeguard ‘invisible’ children in Kent by editor on Jun 29, 2016 - 11:40 AM
Folkestone lorry parking ban soon to come into force at Sandgate by editor on Jun 29, 2016 - 08:37 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP accepts referendum result despite campaigning for the UK to remain in the EU by editor on Jun 29, 2016 - 06:05 AM
81-year-old Folkestone man banned from driving for two years by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 08:34 PM
Burglars plunder more than 30 seaside kiosks on Herne Bay Pier by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 07:50 PM
Dover teenager jailed for 12 years after blackmailing women from around the world by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 06:15 PM
Future of council tax support scheme for low earners in Dover in doubt by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Government minister appoints new Chairman of Dover Harbour Board by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 01:45 PM
Tribute to former student at Barton Court Grammar School in Canterbury by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Get ready to bid for up to £1,000 for your community group in Dover by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 07:35 AM
Family pay tribute to Hythe motorcyclist who died in 'tragic' collision on Friday by editor on Jun 27, 2016 - 07:50 PM
University of Kent responds to referendum result reinforcing its commitment to remain a European university by editor on Jun 27, 2016 - 06:00 PM
Kent sees a marked rise in bad driving with more young drivers killed or seriously injured by editor on Jun 27, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Missing Ashford teenage girl may be in Tunbridge Wells say Police - UPDATE by editor on Jun 27, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Daylight robbery as elderly woman has handbag snatched by two 'teenage' men in Ashford by editor on Jun 27, 2016 - 08:54 AM
Biker dies in three vehicle crash near Hythe by editor on Jun 26, 2016 - 05:35 PM
Two men having a barbeque in Folkestone Coastal Park attacked and robbed by gang by editor on Jun 26, 2016 - 03:55 PM
The Red House is a hidden Kent marvel with links to Roger Daltrey of The Who and Jimi Hendrix by editor on Jun 26, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Two arrests after 'substantial amount' of herbal cannabis discovered in Dover village by editor on Jun 26, 2016 - 10:55 AM
Thousands expected to descend on Romney Marsh for annual JAM Festival by editor on Jun 26, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Canterbury man dies after car smashes into tree near Nonington, Dover by editor on Jun 25, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Is your road in Folkestone, Hythe or Romney Marsh being closed? by editor on Jun 25, 2016 - 04:35 PM
700 young teens to attend conference in Folkestone discussing topics from sexual exploitation to extremism by editor on Jun 25, 2016 - 02:00 PM
Kent Police appeal after 13-year-old boy is robbed by two men in Deal by editor on Jun 25, 2016 - 11:40 AM
Sunderland men jailed following violence at protests in Dover by editor on Jun 25, 2016 - 08:45 AM
Bishop of Dover releases Prayer of Reconciliation after result of EU Referendum by editor on Jun 24, 2016 - 07:45 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - cases round-up - Canterbury and Thanet by editor on Jun 24, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Kent County Councillor Susan Carey wants to hear from Shepway projects needing grants by editor on Jun 24, 2016 - 02:45 PM
Kent County Council has best county website in the country says IT society by editor on Jun 24, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Woman from Hythe and man from Dover arrested following disturbance in Canterbury by editor on Jun 24, 2016 - 11:20 AM
Four arrested following drugs search in Margate by editor on Jun 24, 2016 - 08:30 AM
Ramsgate man guilty of historic sex assaults on two young girls jailed for 18 years by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 09:55 PM
Could your pooch be a Kent canine champ? by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 09:15 PM
Veterans to pay tribute to their colleagues at Memorial Day parade at Capel-le-Ferne, Dover by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 08:54 PM
Kent mum tackles 500km Italian hills cycle ride to help children with disabilities by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 08:50 PM
Police appeal after spate of burglaries at businesses and shops in Folkestone town centre by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 07:45 PM
Who is your unsung hero in Kent? by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 04:50 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - cases round-up - Ashford, Thanet and Shepway by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 12:55 PM
Police appeal follows alleged incident in Canterbury involving man carrying guitar case by editor on Jun 23, 2016 - 07:55 AM
E-fit released following reported indecent exposure along wooded path near Rheims Way Canterbury by editor on Jun 22, 2016 - 04:35 PM
Folkestone American Cousin gets down to the important stuff - like 'tea-cakes' by editor on Jun 22, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Theft reported from van parked in Cowgate Lane Hawkinge by editor on Jun 22, 2016 - 12:06 PM
Amber warning of heavy rain and thunderstorms for Kent by editor on Jun 22, 2016 - 11:36 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP to continue to work publicly and be accessible to constituents after killing of Jo Cox by editor on Jun 22, 2016 - 06:10 AM
Kent heating firm invited to be leading voice within the industry by editor on Jun 21, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Ready, steady go for Folkestone Olympic fair by editor on Jun 21, 2016 - 02:45 PM
Shepway Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony goes ahead in Folkestone despite torrential rain by editor on Jun 21, 2016 - 12:46 PM
'Crazy idea' for Folkestone Scout Hut footpath by editor on Jun 21, 2016 - 10:20 AM
Wet weather forces Kent County Council to hold Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony indoors by editor on Jun 21, 2016 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone man who viciously stabbed 73-year-old woman multiple times begins 27 years sentence - PHOTO by editor on Jun 20, 2016 - 08:30 PM
Detectives warn residents following two Folkestone break-ins by editor on Jun 20, 2016 - 06:05 PM
'Tigers' to drop in at Armed Forces Day in Folkestone by editor on Jun 20, 2016 - 04:50 PM
Hawkinge allotments throw their doors open by editor on Jun 20, 2016 - 01:30 PM
UK Border Force quiz two men after Dover lifeboat rescue by editor on Jun 20, 2016 - 11:52 AM
Bowie Hunky Dory celebration marks 21 years of Create Festival in Ashford by editor on Jun 20, 2016 - 08:40 AM
'Underground music' and was it really 45 years since Led Zeppelin played at University of Kent? by editor on Jun 19, 2016 - 05:20 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - cases round-up - Dover, Deal and Ramsgate by editor on Jun 19, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Police release image of pair who allegedly offered victim drugs before attacking and robbing him in Ashford - PHOTO by editor on Jun 19, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Disney Magic sweeps into Dover by editor on Jun 19, 2016 - 09:12 AM
Get set for a great day of music, gaming, steampunk fashion and celebrities in Margate - PHOTO by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 06:20 PM
Hythe woman spared jail while driving when nearly four times the legal alcohol limit by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Specialist 'Spotters' prevent football fans attending Euro 2016 as they travel through Kent ports by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 04:35 PM
Council staff make token gesture to new Folkestone school by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 02:30 PM
Battle of the Somme soldiers from Shepway to be remembered in Folkestone by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Rochester Fire Station state-of-the-art Road Safety Experience opens by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 10:53 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events July 2016 by editor on Jun 18, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Violent daylight robbery in Ashford sees man grabbed around the neck and hit over the head by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 07:50 PM
Violin seized from woman's Folkestone flat after complaints of noise from neighbours by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 06:10 PM
Novice Kent cyclist taking part in big ride to raise cash for Sittingbourne based children's charity by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Recycling on a roll across Dover by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 02:05 PM
Businesses in Folkestone, Dover and across Kent urged to support breastfeeding mums by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Newington, near Folkestone fete - a tradition worth keeping by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 09:15 AM
£450,000 to help Kent victims of crime by editor on Jun 17, 2016 - 07:15 AM
Secret world discovered beneath cliffs between Folkestone and Dover by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 07:56 PM
Police probing Ashford burglaries make link with four others by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Electronic gadgets and cash stolen from car parked on Hawkinge drive by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 04:59 PM
Flying the flag for our armed forces in Dover by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Police alerted to suspicious activity at Port Lympne wild animal reserve near Hythe by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 10:51 AM
All the fun of the fair in Swingfield near Hawkinge could help save lives by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Police and local authority work together to crack down on fly-tipping in Dover by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 08:35 AM
Thousands gather for Dover Parade in the Park at Kearsney Abbey by editor on Jun 16, 2016 - 07:15 AM
Ashford man charged with attempted murder by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 07:56 PM
Three fans stopped at the Channel Tunnel in Folkestone are handed football banning orders by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Man arrested on suspicion of causing GBH with intent following Herne Bay collision by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 04:55 PM
Dungeness Power Plant raises cash in £million bonanza for cancer charity by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 02:10 PM
Tired but happy Steve completes Kent 10k fundraising run for Demelza by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 12:05 PM
'Chocs away' but Folkestone sweet-tooth thieves return to say sorry by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 08:30 AM
Police appeal for witnesses after Ashford burglaries by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 07:45 AM
Let’s not throw it all away says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jun 15, 2016 - 06:05 AM
Two thirds of businesses at Kent Brexit event vote to stay in EU by editor on Jun 14, 2016 - 09:17 PM
Folkestone villages celebrate The Queen's birthday by editor on Jun 14, 2016 - 08:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe parking permit renewal still not digital by editor on Jun 14, 2016 - 07:44 PM
The Gruffalo and Ice Cream Festival add to summer fun at Kent Life by editor on Jun 14, 2016 - 06:36 PM
Biker flown to London hospital after serious collision near Ashford by editor on Jun 13, 2016 - 04:55 PM
Thousands join Gay Pride parade through Canterbury by editor on Jun 13, 2016 - 11:25 AM
Spruced up Mackeson Square in Hythe creates a good impression by editor on Jun 13, 2016 - 08:49 AM
Kent burglar jailed for 5 years after trace of blood spotted on pillowcase by editor on Jun 12, 2016 - 04:55 PM
Kent Trolleybus Group looking for more help to restore Bradford bus - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 12, 2016 - 02:00 PM
Victim robbed by two men in violent attack near Ashford footbridge by editor on Jun 12, 2016 - 09:05 AM
Police appeal after fifth indecent exposure report in Canterbury by editor on Jun 11, 2016 - 06:35 PM
Counterfeit cops demand money from Kent residents by editor on Jun 11, 2016 - 04:55 PM
Listen up - Free Hearing Tests in Folkestone by editor on Jun 11, 2016 - 02:30 PM
Road safety team in Kent warn that one in six fatal crashes involves a driver who has been drinking by editor on Jun 11, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Wheelie bin blaze in Ashford spreads to two storey house and roof by editor on Jun 11, 2016 - 09:18 AM
Ashford man charged with attempted murder by editor on Jun 10, 2016 - 06:50 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - cases round-up - Two Canterbury shoplifters jailed by editor on Jun 10, 2016 - 05:05 PM
£450,000 awarded for Kent victims of crime organisations by editor on Jun 10, 2016 - 02:01 PM
The Gruffalo and Ice Cream Festival add to summer fun at Kent Life by editor on Jun 10, 2016 - 10:38 AM
Step into another world at Dungeness for the RNLI Summer Craft Fair by editor on Jun 10, 2016 - 07:25 AM
Work set to start on £2.5m reservoir at North Downs Area of Outstanding Beauty near Hawkinge by editor on Jun 09, 2016 - 08:25 PM
Police charge Ramsgate man over murder teenage girl recovered from sea by editor on Jun 09, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Man arrested over abuse on a family and assault on girl in Canterbury by editor on Jun 09, 2016 - 02:50 PM
Ramsgate man to serve 7-years behind bars for child sex offences by editor on Jun 09, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Subsidised training now open for more young drivers in Kent by editor on Jun 09, 2016 - 09:50 AM
Ramsgate Festival on its way with an End of the Pier Show not for the faint-hearted! by editor on Jun 09, 2016 - 07:50 AM
23 drivers warned over dangerous driving on Kent motorway after exiting along hard shoulder by editor on Jun 08, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Dover demonstrator guilty of throwing objects and performing Nazi salutes in front of police brings jail tally to 11 years by editor on Jun 08, 2016 - 06:55 PM
Kent schools 'Bake off' to celebrate the Queen’s 90th - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 08, 2016 - 05:03 PM
Yummy Dover tea room celebrates success in national competition by editor on Jun 08, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Canterbury lawyer warns of holiday horrors by editor on Jun 08, 2016 - 08:52 AM
Investment already in place for further restoration work at Folkestone harbour this summer by editor on Jun 08, 2016 - 06:05 AM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - cases round-up - Folkestone, Dover and Ashford by editor on Jun 07, 2016 - 08:15 PM
Burglars target Canterbury village restaurant TWICE in a week by editor on Jun 07, 2016 - 06:06 PM
Thirty-six trapped by rising tide between Dover and St Margarets by editor on Jun 07, 2016 - 12:44 PM
Man arrested following suspected stabbing in Ashford by editor on Jun 07, 2016 - 10:07 AM
Folkestone villages begin their Queen's Birthday celebrations by editor on Jun 07, 2016 - 07:25 AM
'Aggressive' protestor locked up for violence at Dover demonstration by editor on Jun 06, 2016 - 08:05 PM
Police appeal after dog on a lead bites young woman in Folkestone by editor on Jun 06, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Maidstone sponsored runner pledges to personally double whatever he raises for Demelza Hospice by editor on Jun 06, 2016 - 04:02 PM
Swags of blooms seems to adorn every rafter at East Kent church flower festival by editor on Jun 06, 2016 - 02:08 PM
Charity set up in Kent to mentor young people by veterans from the military and uniformed public services by editor on Jun 06, 2016 - 12:02 PM
Time to cough-up yet more cash for Kent school bus pass by editor on Jun 06, 2016 - 07:55 AM
Kent and Sussex sites celebrate birth of Capability Brown 300 years ago - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 05, 2016 - 02:05 PM
Thousands expected to flock to Romney Marsh for July JAM Festival by editor on Jun 05, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Church funds Refugee Officer to work with migrant groups in Kent by editor on Jun 05, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Four Things to Consider When Relocating Your Business by editor on Jun 04, 2016 - 08:30 PM
Kent gets ready for 'Right Royal Party' by editor on Jun 04, 2016 - 05:35 PM
More 'Power Lines' on Romney Marsh by editor on Jun 04, 2016 - 03:10 PM
Fake £20 notes warning for shoppers in East Kent by editor on Jun 04, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Kent beats its landfill target by editor on Jun 04, 2016 - 10:04 AM
Dover man jailed over violent robbery by editor on Jun 03, 2016 - 07:55 PM
Are you tripping off to the Coastal Park in Folkestone? by editor on Jun 03, 2016 - 05:35 PM
Dog fouling costs two Folkestone men over £700 by editor on Jun 03, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Traditional fun and games and classic cars at Kent Life Heritage Park by editor on Jun 03, 2016 - 01:26 PM
What's on in Sandgate - Folkestone? by editor on Jun 03, 2016 - 10:15 AM
Royal tribute to raise cash for Battle of Britain Memorial Trust near Folkestone by editor on Jun 03, 2016 - 07:55 AM
Report published on proposed new 30,000 population town near Hythe by editor on Jun 02, 2016 - 06:15 PM
Ramsgate Bucket and Spade Classic Car Rally and Vintage Fair lined up for Sunday by editor on Jun 02, 2016 - 04:30 PM
Kent Police and Crime Commissioner tackles nine-month backlog in gun licensing by editor on Jun 02, 2016 - 12:55 PM
Selling your car on the streets of Folkestone could cost you £2,500 by editor on Jun 02, 2016 - 10:50 AM
Police Rural Crime Operation makes arrests in Dover by editor on Jun 02, 2016 - 08:45 AM
Villager from Postling near Hythe receives surprise 'unsung hero' award - PHOTO by editor on Jun 02, 2016 - 07:05 AM
Canterbury drunk driver who killed passenger jailed for three years by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 08:10 PM
Driver charged following serious injury collision at Newington by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 06:15 PM
Hello! - download and read magazines from Kent Libraries for free by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 04:20 PM
Final call for entries to enter St Rumwold’s Raft Race near West Hythe by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 01:45 PM
Shepway and Kent County Councillor nails EU Referendum colours to the mast and urges residents to ensure they are registered to vote by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 10:41 AM
Kent recommendations to improve social mobility through grammar schools by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 08:40 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes it's too soon to say whether dinghy incident is a new threat to our shores by editor on Jun 01, 2016 - 06:05 AM