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News archive for July, 2016

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York is well worth the journey from Kent to visit National Railway Museum - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 31, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Shorncliffe Military Cemetery in Folkestone to be lit by lanterns at Somme 100th anniversary commemoration by editor on Jul 31, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Digging up the past in Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 31, 2016 - 09:15 AM
University of Kent computing students target Large Hadron Collider security in ‘white hat hacking’ test by editor on Jul 30, 2016 - 04:45 PM
Help in Ashford for big boys who DO cry by editor on Jul 30, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Police warning after boat and trailer stolen from Folkestone by editor on Jul 30, 2016 - 11:45 AM
It's a 'free for all' at Dover Museum by editor on Jul 30, 2016 - 10:40 AM
What's on in Sandgate, Folkestone during August? by editor on Jul 30, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Witnesses sought after sexual assault in Canterbury by editor on Jul 29, 2016 - 04:25 PM
Volunteers needed to check standards of Kent Police cells by editor on Jul 29, 2016 - 02:15 PM
Bay Trust pigs leaving Dover for Norfolk to help save their breed by editor on Jul 29, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Drivers urged to be prepared on Kent roads this weekend by editor on Jul 29, 2016 - 08:50 AM
Drivers who dodge delays by using the hard shoulder put lives at risk warn Kent Police by editor on Jul 29, 2016 - 07:05 AM
Folkestone man jailed for failing to stop after collision by editor on Jul 28, 2016 - 06:35 PM
CCTV released after woman treated in hospital following alleged assault and robbery in Canterbury by editor on Jul 28, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Folkestone prepares for a very fishy weekend by editor on Jul 28, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Flattered over Castle Street council homes winning prestigious building award for Dover by editor on Jul 28, 2016 - 08:55 AM
£5million boost for Kent jobs by editor on Jul 28, 2016 - 06:45 AM
Hythe dance group film premieres at gala evening by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 08:15 PM
£39.8m project to rebuild the line between Folkestone and Dover to be completed by autumn say Network Rail - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 06:25 PM
No signs of forced entry to Hawkinge property broken into for second time by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 04:25 PM
Ramsgate Festival of art and culture still in full swing by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 01:26 PM
Major diversions as main road to Folkestone town centre is closed for railway bridge repairs by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Innovative knife crime initiative to be rolled out in schools across Kent by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 09:05 AM
Use Hythe £250 million lorry park at Stanford West as holding area for holiday traffic says MP by editor on Jul 27, 2016 - 06:05 AM
Front door forced open in Folkestone daylight burglary of iPad and Apple computers by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 07:35 PM
Step forward for Barracks Homes in Dover by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Folkestone and Boulogne links will remain strong insists Monk by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 03:20 PM
Kent lawyer advises older and vulnerable people by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 01:40 PM
'Woeful lack of traffic planning in Kent has been exposed' declares Capel-le-Ferne resident by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 10:05 AM
Port of Dover admits to sharing public's frustration over French border controls by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Four arrested following fracas in Tontine Street Folkestone by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 07:05 AM
Dover council leader blasts Government in wake of weekend of disruption by editor on Jul 25, 2016 - 07:25 PM
Brothers jailed for violence during Dover protest by editor on Jul 25, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Free Hearing Tests when you shop in Folkestone by editor on Jul 25, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Folkestone man jailed over begging and drinking on streets by editor on Jul 25, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Sandgate, Folkestone - News and Events Digest July 2016 by editor on Jul 25, 2016 - 10:50 AM
National Children's Charity to hold Kent 'Picnic in the Park' by editor on Jul 25, 2016 - 07:55 AM
Natural England launches England Coast Path through Kent from Romney Marsh to Ramsgate - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 24, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Arts and textile designer's former Kent Red House comes under the spotlight by editor on Jul 24, 2016 - 02:22 PM
KCC backtracks on decision to close Alkham Valley Road between Dover and Folkestone by editor on Jul 24, 2016 - 01:13 PM
Life and death parking campaign in Canterbury aims to get the message through by editor on Jul 24, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Local traffic in Dover and Folkestone told to use 'most obscure' route following gridlock on M20 by editor on Jul 24, 2016 - 08:58 AM
First steam hauled train through Kent of 2016 to stop at Deal and Canterbury West by editor on Jul 23, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Dip into the dozens of things the kids can do in Folkestone and Dover over the school holidays by editor on Jul 23, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Five teenagers arrested after alleged assault on bus passenger in Thanet by editor on Jul 23, 2016 - 02:05 PM
Councillor from Hythe appointed to Kent County Council Cabinet by editor on Jul 23, 2016 - 11:25 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events August 2016 by editor on Jul 23, 2016 - 08:45 AM
Motto in the sea to light up Ramsgate Harbour by editor on Jul 22, 2016 - 06:50 PM
Folkestone misses out on first steam hauled train through Kent of 2016 by editor on Jul 22, 2016 - 05:20 PM
£5million boost for Kent jobs by editor on Jul 22, 2016 - 02:40 PM
Kent children's charity offers advice to fundraisers after survey showed importance of press coverage by editor on Jul 22, 2016 - 11:55 AM
27 years later and the tenth volume completes unique Kent History Project by editor on Jul 22, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Monk launches 'big sell' of proposals for Shepway new town at Otterpool Park near Hythe by editor on Jul 22, 2016 - 06:50 AM
'Out of control' dog which bit a former town mayor lands Dover woman with suspended prison sentence by editor on Jul 21, 2016 - 07:35 PM
Spitfires to pay tribute to their namesakes in Canterbury by editor on Jul 21, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Ramsgate Festival with an End of the Pier Show not for the faint-hearted! by editor on Jul 21, 2016 - 03:33 PM
Man charged over series of burglaries in Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge, Sittingbourne and Dymchurch by editor on Jul 21, 2016 - 01:26 PM
Folkestone to France Eurotunnel boss expecting boost from Brexit by editor on Jul 21, 2016 - 08:39 AM
Heightened security checks in France causing long delays into Dover by editor on Jul 21, 2016 - 07:25 AM
Two men sought after failing to pay for top-up of electricity key in Canterbury by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 08:20 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - drink driving cases round-up - Folkestone, Margate and Whitstable by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 06:55 PM
Burglars make off empty handed in two separate raids on the SAME pub in Herne Bay by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 05:15 PM
Wilde play in Hythe village brings out the crowds by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 02:30 PM
Man from Wales jailed over violent clashes in Dover by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Hot Dance Company perform to sell out audiences in Hythe by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 10:45 AM
Scarecrows sit back at the Hawkinge Allotment Society Open Day - Photo Gallery by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 08:25 AM
Following Brexit Damian Collins backs Hythe Bay fishermen over permit scheme by editor on Jul 20, 2016 - 06:05 AM
Drug dealer jailed after class A drugs discovered in Folkestone hotel room by editor on Jul 19, 2016 - 06:35 PM
Patriotic winner at Hawkinge Gardeners' Summer Show by editor on Jul 19, 2016 - 04:15 PM
The countdown is on for the Hawkinge Music Festival by editor on Jul 19, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Spectacular success for Colin's last town event in Hawkinge - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on Jul 19, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Kent MEP for South East England drives EU to fight wildlife trafficking by editor on Jul 19, 2016 - 08:21 AM
Shepway council presses ahead to ban overnight and weekend lorry parking in Hawkinge, Folkestone and Hythe by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 06:35 PM
Patriotic theme continues in Lyminge for annual Fun Day - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 05:30 PM
World Premiere music composition performed in New Romney - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 03:25 PM
Important litter pick leaves Hawkinge looking splendid for Spectacular by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 01:30 PM
Heatwave alert brings warning for vulnerable residents in Folkestone and across Kent by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 11:46 AM
What's on over the Summer Holidays on Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 10:45 AM
Coastguard helicopter plucks paddle boarder from the sea off Dover by editor on Jul 18, 2016 - 07:55 AM
No Pokemon Go but still dozens of things the kids can do in Folkestone and Dover over the school holidays by editor on Jul 17, 2016 - 04:15 PM
Duke of Gloucester opens new almshouses in Canterbury by editor on Jul 17, 2016 - 03:05 PM
Kent readers will no doubt fondly remember TV series 'Heartbeat' by editor on Jul 17, 2016 - 02:05 PM
National Children's Charity to hold Kent 'Picnic in the Park' by editor on Jul 17, 2016 - 10:50 AM
Council works to improve lives of past and present service personnel and families living in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 17, 2016 - 09:20 AM
With just one GP to 2,500 people in East Kent, patients urged to think before using their time by editor on Jul 16, 2016 - 07:35 PM
Chest of drawers ruse tricks Kent residents in Tenterden by editor on Jul 16, 2016 - 05:35 PM
Nazi chanting protestor is jailed following demonstrations in Dover by editor on Jul 16, 2016 - 04:25 PM
Kent creative agency reconnects with its roots by editor on Jul 16, 2016 - 12:55 PM
Folkestone and Hythe MP sheds light on 'Charmed Life' by editor on Jul 16, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Bogus Trading Standards officers escape with box of cash from Romney Marsh flat by editor on Jul 16, 2016 - 09:05 AM
Dover parks receive £3million handout by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Folkestone's spectacular Sandcastle competition is just a day away by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 04:50 PM
Importance of Wilde classic to be performed at Saltwood, Hythe by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 04:35 PM
Woman jailed over violent disorder at January protest in Dover by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 02:46 PM
Ramsgate school cooks up recipe for success in East Kent Delicious Cookery final by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Amber will understand Kent challenges for policing says commissioner by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 09:30 AM
83-year-old East Kent man jailed for eight years over series of child sex assaults by editor on Jul 15, 2016 - 06:55 AM
Night of carnage in Hythe as cars and property in ten roads are vandalised by editor on Jul 14, 2016 - 07:30 PM
Folkestone fracas sees dog walkers intervene after teenager is reportedly assaulted by group of six men by editor on Jul 14, 2016 - 05:30 PM
Construction of 'World First' Urban Sports Park in Folkestone to begin by editor on Jul 14, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Boy needs medical treatment for head wound after stone thrown by teenage gang member in Folkestone by editor on Jul 14, 2016 - 11:45 AM
'Dangerous' Margate rapist jailed for 9 years by editor on Jul 14, 2016 - 08:45 AM
Fabulous Folkestone Sandcastle competition is just days away by editor on Jul 14, 2016 - 07:15 AM
Muddy brilliant for Canterbury firm's charity fundraisers by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 07:50 PM
Hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of damage in Romney Marsh arson attack by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Detectives probe vicious racist attack on man in Folkestone by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 01:30 PM
Hawkinge Spectacular promises a day of fun at Community Centre Colin's swan song by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 12:00 PM
£10,000 car taken after car keys stolen in Whitstable burglary by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 10:45 AM
TV presenter Tony Robinson visits important Folkestone archaeological dig - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Folkestone - a positive example for other coastal towns by editor on Jul 13, 2016 - 06:05 AM
Importance of Wilde classic to be performed at Saltwood, Hythe by editor on Jul 12, 2016 - 02:35 PM
Horse dealers and Dover district vet jailed for fraud by editor on Jul 12, 2016 - 08:45 AM
Free Wi-Fi up and running across Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay by editor on Jul 12, 2016 - 07:45 AM
Police report of people attacked by large gang of young men in Folkestone by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 07:50 PM
Teenage boy winched to safety from narrow ledge on cliffs near Folkestone - VIDEO by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 05:45 PM
Second chance to catch 'heavenly' Jam on the Marsh concert in New Romney by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 04:20 PM
Don't miss out on the Folkestone Sandcastle competition by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 02:15 PM
Bid for up to £1,000 for your community group in Dover by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 01:20 PM
'Chubby' alleged attacker sought by police in Dover by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 11:10 AM
Pride in Hawkinge - join the litter pickers out in force on Saturday for monthly clean up by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 10:50 AM
Folkestone and Hythe village fetes round-up - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on Jul 11, 2016 - 08:45 AM
New Hawkinge Town first team manager looking forward to challenge by editor on Jul 10, 2016 - 05:15 PM
Police probe into suspicious Romney Marsh garden centre fire and burglary by editor on Jul 10, 2016 - 04:17 PM
Dover's East Kent Railway fights back by editor on Jul 10, 2016 - 01:59 PM
Hawkinge allotments prepare to throw their doors open by editor on Jul 10, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Man knocked unconscious in reported Folkestone bar assault by editor on Jul 10, 2016 - 10:14 AM
Hythe site for giant lorry park is 'no solution' to Operation Stack claims top Kent Tory by editor on Jul 09, 2016 - 05:55 PM
Kent pupils beat national average in newly introduced testing system by editor on Jul 09, 2016 - 04:50 PM
Bikes, mopeds and scooters stolen in a spate of burglaries in Ashford area by editor on Jul 09, 2016 - 01:30 PM
Police concern over missing man from Aylesham near Dover by editor on Jul 09, 2016 - 10:05 AM
Warning after box of cash stolen by bogus Trading Standards officers in distraction burglary on Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 09, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Crooks target six cars in overnight crime spree on Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 07:35 PM
Showcasing successful Shepway Brass in Folkestone by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 05:50 PM
Shock after former Hythe Town Clerk dies suddenly by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 03:20 PM
4x4 Great Wall Steed stolen from lay-by near Canterbury by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 01:55 PM
Hawkinge brain injury survivor wins national art competition by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 11:45 AM
New Hawkinge Town first team manager brings 10 years of Kent County League experience by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone Charivari to celebrate 20th colourful carnival by editor on Jul 08, 2016 - 06:10 AM
Kent traffic cops in unmarked police lorry nab more than 50 commercial vehicle drivers by editor on Jul 07, 2016 - 07:55 PM
Victim of vicious attack in Folkestone town centre needed hospital treatment by editor on Jul 07, 2016 - 06:25 PM
Landlord prosecuted for putting Folkestone tenants at risk by editor on Jul 07, 2016 - 02:54 PM
Could you change the lives of someone in Kent as a Shared Lives host? by editor on Jul 07, 2016 - 11:20 AM
Kent County Council blasts rail boss over 'emergency' timetable and 'appalling service' by editor on Jul 07, 2016 - 08:46 AM
Image released after attempted burglary in The Crescent Folkestone by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 07:56 PM
Government plumps for most popular site for lorry park near Folkestone by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 05:40 PM
Image released after Sandgate, Folkestone resident confronts burglar in his kitchen by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 04:25 PM
Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner's first letter warrants personal visit for 4-year-old Dover boy by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 01:30 PM
Ashford man jailed over historic sexual abuse by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Detectives warn Ashford residents after reports of burglaries by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 08:55 AM
Who will Folkestone and Hythe MP be supporting for Tory leadership election? by editor on Jul 06, 2016 - 06:15 AM
Chronic case of déjà vu for Hythe Swimming Pool by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 08:25 PM
Time For A Workout! New Dover Leisure Centre plans launched by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 06:05 PM
Praise heaped on Kent environmental education centre near Dover by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 04:02 PM
Two arrests in Deal after victim of assault needed hospital treatment by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 01:45 PM
Distinctive toy tiger amongst haul stolen from kiosk on Herne Bay Pier - PHOTO by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 11:40 AM
Would we lose control if amalgamation of Ashford, Canterbury, Dover, Shepway and Thanet councils goes ahead? by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 10:15 AM
Canterbury lawyer warns of secretly recording your child to gather evidence in court by editor on Jul 05, 2016 - 07:25 AM
Ramsgate burglar jailed after tracking software leads police to his door by editor on Jul 04, 2016 - 07:45 PM
The countdown is on for the Hawkinge Music Festival by editor on Jul 04, 2016 - 05:58 PM
It's all change at the top for Dungeness nuclear power plant chief by editor on Jul 04, 2016 - 02:51 PM
Horses given first aid after two vehicle Romney Marsh crash by editor on Jul 04, 2016 - 12:15 PM
What's on over the Summer Holidays on Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 04, 2016 - 10:50 AM
Alleged assault outside Canterbury pub leaves victim needing hospital treatment by editor on Jul 04, 2016 - 09:05 AM
Highways England urged to tackle disgusting litter on filthy high speed roads in Kent by editor on Jul 03, 2016 - 04:50 PM
Firepower Museum at Woolwich Arsenal set to close by editor on Jul 03, 2016 - 01:50 PM
Man arrested after police execute drugs warrant at Canterbury address by editor on Jul 03, 2016 - 12:20 PM
JAM Festival returns to Romney Marsh - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 03, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Wing architect becomes trustee of Battle of Britain Memorial outside Folkestone by editor on Jul 03, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Bomb threat made to Ramsgate school by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 08:35 PM
Folkestone Charivari to celebrate 20th colourful carnival by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 06:45 PM
Man arrested after woman allegedly assaulted outside Folkestone town centre café by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 05:35 PM
Search underway to find prestigious Kent Design and Development Awards winners by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 04:05 PM
Hythe Festival launches this weekend by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 02:45 PM
Fitness craze makes a splash in Folkestone Harbour - PHOTO by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 02:00 PM
East Kent priests and deacons ordained today by Bishop of Dover at Canterbury Cathedral by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Detectives in Margate issue image of teenager after reported burglary by editor on Jul 02, 2016 - 09:15 AM
Man arrested in Canterbury after being spotted leaving a house through a window by editor on Jul 01, 2016 - 06:55 PM
Kent Magistrates' Courts - drink driving cases round-up - Ashford, Dover and Thanet by editor on Jul 01, 2016 - 04:35 PM
Sporting chance for Folkestone apprentice by editor on Jul 01, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Image of man released over indecent exposure incident in Canterbury by editor on Jul 01, 2016 - 10:10 AM
Dover pilots brownfield site register to encourage development by editor on Jul 01, 2016 - 08:20 AM