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News archive for December, 2017

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What's on in Folkestone in 2018 by editor on Dec 31, 2017 - 04:00 PM
CCTV released following theft of cute puppies from High Halden near Ashford by editor on Dec 31, 2017 - 11:00 AM
More arrests over theft and drug dealing in Dover by editor on Dec 31, 2017 - 08:55 AM
Canterbury Police appeal after threats made at robbery in Subway by editor on Dec 30, 2017 - 03:35 PM
Kent firefighter hailed a hero after saving man's life by editor on Dec 30, 2017 - 12:25 PM
Heavy rain expected with possible flooding across Kent at the weekend by editor on Dec 30, 2017 - 08:50 AM
Warning of new year traffic delays in Folkestone as giant transformer makes its way from Dover by editor on Dec 30, 2017 - 08:15 AM
How to Relax and Recharge in London by editor on Dec 29, 2017 - 10:15 PM
East Kent man who pestered teenage girl on social media is jailed by editor on Dec 29, 2017 - 07:28 PM
Man treated by paramedics in microwave fire near Canterbury by editor on Dec 29, 2017 - 02:45 PM
18-year-old arrested over drugs offences in Dover by editor on Dec 29, 2017 - 09:25 AM
Suspect arrested after man suffers serious 'stab-like' wound in Dover on Christmas Day by editor on Dec 29, 2017 - 06:45 AM
Police probe daylight robbery in Folkestone by editor on Dec 28, 2017 - 04:18 PM
Police appeal following report of man raped in Canterbury park by editor on Dec 28, 2017 - 02:05 PM
Dover port and staff support homeless by helping to raise £3,000 for food and shelter by editor on Dec 28, 2017 - 11:50 AM
7-year-old Lilly collects 800 gifts for children in Kent who 'weren’t with their mummies and daddies' at Christmas by editor on Dec 28, 2017 - 08:35 AM
Christmas Tree recycling for hospice in Ashford could top £17,000 with your help by editor on Dec 28, 2017 - 06:25 AM
Investigation to be launched following bedroom fire in Ashford by editor on Dec 27, 2017 - 03:55 PM
Man arrested after two women injured in Ramsgate 'knife' incident this morning by editor on Dec 27, 2017 - 02:00 PM
Canterbury Cathedral to be bathed in candle light for the annual Christingle Service by editor on Dec 27, 2017 - 01:50 PM
Canterbury Model Railway Society exhibition is on its way by editor on Dec 27, 2017 - 11:55 AM
Witnesses sought to suspicious fire in Honeysuckle Road, Ramsgate by editor on Dec 27, 2017 - 08:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP considers the prospects for 2018 by editor on Dec 27, 2017 - 06:25 AM
Festive reward for hardworking Kent County Council apprentice by editor on Dec 26, 2017 - 03:40 PM
Kent driver charged with four offences after Kings Hill near Maidstone crash by editor on Dec 26, 2017 - 12:35 PM
Giant tortoises rescued in Margate Boxing Day garage blaze by editor on Dec 26, 2017 - 10:16 AM
Folkestone, Hythe, and Romney Marsh council services over Christmas and New Year by editor on Dec 26, 2017 - 09:00 AM
Driver arrested after Christmas Eve crash on A28 at Chartham near Canterbury by editor on Dec 25, 2017 - 03:45 PM
First snow of the winter in north Kent fails to deter Bexleyheath Model Railway Exhibition enthusiasts by editor on Dec 25, 2017 - 02:50 PM
Boxing Day court appearance for man charged with causing grievous bodily harm in Ashford by editor on Dec 25, 2017 - 01:00 PM
Christmas and New Year message from the Bishop of Dover by editor on Dec 25, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Man given eight-year prison sentence for 'nasty' Broadstairs knife attack by editor on Dec 24, 2017 - 03:35 PM
Train spotters pack the platform at Folkestone West station to salute steam loco excursion - PHOTOS by editor on Dec 24, 2017 - 11:00 AM
Police 'welfare check' leads to jail for London drug dealers who sold drugs in Margate by editor on Dec 24, 2017 - 09:25 AM
Second arrest in connection with car blaze at Hythe petrol station by editor on Dec 24, 2017 - 08:25 AM
Two arrested and Class B drugs and Taser device seized in Ramsgate by editor on Dec 23, 2017 - 04:27 PM
Fire rips through static caravan at Minster near Ramsgate by editor on Dec 23, 2017 - 02:25 PM
Met Police officer scam targets four Thanet residents in just one morning by editor on Dec 23, 2017 - 11:50 AM
Tenterden man banned over drink driving by editor on Dec 23, 2017 - 09:35 AM
Christmas at St Paul's Church, Sandgate, Hill Folkestone by editor on Dec 23, 2017 - 08:05 AM
Police warn over outbreak of motorbike and scooter thefts in Dover by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 08:23 PM
Pair who carried out terrifying robbery at Ramsgate bookies face up to 5 years in jail by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 07:05 PM
Folkestone, Hythe, and Romney Marsh council services over Christmas and New Year by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 04:00 PM
East Kent man sentenced for drink driving on Sandwich Road, Dover by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 02:30 PM
Illness forces American cousin to call off regular Christmas visit to Folkestone by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 12:35 PM
Ashford man convicted over string of bicycle thefts by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 11:45 AM
Fire crews battle huge blaze at New Romney holiday village clubhouse by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 09:19 AM
Canterbury Cathedral to be bathed in candle light for the annual Christingle Service by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Kent Police cadets from Canterbury host Christmas party for victims of abuse by editor on Dec 22, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police tops 170 burglary arrests during Operation Castle crackdown by editor on Dec 21, 2017 - 07:20 PM
Margate man jailed over obsessive and controlling behaviour after victim makes social media plea by editor on Dec 21, 2017 - 06:34 PM
Luxury electric car turns heads at opening of £2.7m service station in Ashford by editor on Dec 21, 2017 - 12:30 PM
Christmas treat for Kent steam train enthusiasts as Xmas excursion stops at Folkestone West by editor on Dec 21, 2017 - 11:15 AM
Two men jailed for more than 21 years over Canterbury armed raid by editor on Dec 21, 2017 - 08:15 AM
Christmas spirit missing from Ashford village as decorations and lights are stolen from front garden by editor on Dec 21, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Van driver jailed for 10 years after he hurled rocks at passing cars near Cranbrook by editor on Dec 20, 2017 - 04:45 PM
Faversham man charged over burglary in Folkestone Road, Dover by editor on Dec 20, 2017 - 03:35 PM
Festive treats for gorillas at Port Lympne Wild Animal Reserve near Hythe - VIDEO by editor on Dec 20, 2017 - 02:00 PM
Former Ramsgate foster carer is jailed for 22 years over child sex offences by editor on Dec 20, 2017 - 10:35 AM
Number plates removed from car parked in Folkestone by editor on Dec 20, 2017 - 08:35 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP says Princes Parade proposals will bring more money into our community and create new jobs by editor on Dec 20, 2017 - 06:05 AM
'Terrifying' Margate stalker is jailed by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 07:05 PM
Police arrest Folkestone man over car set on fire at Hythe petrol station by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 04:30 PM
Hybrid bike stolen in Kettle Drive, Hawkinge burglary by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 03:45 PM
Dover leads the way for top tourism awards by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 01:35 PM
Evening of Ghost Stories in Folkestone - guaranteed to send a shiver down your spine by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 11:25 AM
Two women discovered in holdall as people smuggler is stopped at the Coquelles Folkestone Channel Tunnel controls by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 08:30 AM
Kent Police and Crime Commissioner backs bill to give emergency response drivers more protection by editor on Dec 19, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Dog rescued from blazing house in Smarden near Ashford by editor on Dec 18, 2017 - 06:45 PM
Driver in Canterbury without headlights on is charged with drink driving by editor on Dec 18, 2017 - 03:45 PM
Police in Dover release image following burglary in Clarendon Place by editor on Dec 18, 2017 - 01:25 PM
Victims of crime in Kent encouraged to consider facing their offenders by editor on Dec 18, 2017 - 11:25 AM
Waterlogged pitch at Hawkinge football ground forces league clash against Rolvenden to be called off by editor on Dec 18, 2017 - 10:25 AM
Hefty penalties handed down by court for 19 cases of unpaid litter fines in Thanet by editor on Dec 18, 2017 - 08:35 AM
Christmas shoppers come face to face with anti-Brexit flashmob protesters in Canterbury by editor on Dec 17, 2017 - 07:40 PM
It works so well - Ashford plans to do it all again by editor on Dec 17, 2017 - 03:25 PM
A large helping of magic dished up at Folkestone Barracks Christmas Lunch by editor on Dec 17, 2017 - 02:00 PM
Ashford and Folkestone men charged over unlawful immigration by editor on Dec 17, 2017 - 11:55 AM
Trusting Folkestone victim fleeced of tens of thousands of pounds by heartless fraudsters by editor on Dec 17, 2017 - 10:15 AM
Folkestone, Hythe, and Romney Marsh council services over Christmas and New Year by editor on Dec 17, 2017 - 09:00 AM
Suspicious fire in Hythe garage forecourt investigated after car set alight last night by editor on Dec 16, 2017 - 03:55 PM
Suspected drug dealer arrested after stop-check in Ashford by editor on Dec 16, 2017 - 01:15 PM
Praise indeed for Ashford school's young farmers by editor on Dec 16, 2017 - 11:15 AM
Car thief sought by Police after Bentley is stolen from Military Road area of Folkestone by editor on Dec 16, 2017 - 09:30 AM
Thousands of Kent toddlers missing out on free flu vaccine by editor on Dec 16, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Ramsgate beach rapist convicted by jury at Canterbury by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 04:15 PM
Dover MP slams 'greenies and grumblers' determined to do all they can to stop much needed local homes being built by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 03:10 PM
Shepway council bring in 17-strong team of experts to advise on proposed new town near Hythe by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 12:45 PM
Kent man arrested in crackdown of immigration crime across the South by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 11:15 AM
Dog owner jailed after pet attacks woman following street robbery in Dover by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 10:05 AM
Christmas and New Year message from the Bishop of Dover by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Kent Police raise awareness of 'Mate Crime' by editor on Dec 15, 2017 - 06:25 AM
Hundreds of bottles of designer perfume and aftershave stolen from lorry in Ashford by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 07:37 PM
Early Christmas present for Kent steam train buffs as Xmas excursion stops for water at Folkestone West by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 04:15 PM
Dour improvements in Dover to cost £90,000 by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 02:20 PM
Kent Police investigate three Sturry break-ins on same day in same street by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 01:30 PM
Kent Police are 'Top Cops' in the country after hat-trick of successes by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 12:00 PM
More money offered to bring empty properties back into use in Dover by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 10:15 AM
Eight arrested following crackdown of immigration crime stretching from Folkestone to Plymouth by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 07:51 AM
Canterbury Cathedral to be bathed in candle light for the annual Christingle Service by editor on Dec 14, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Two teenagers taken to hospital after disturbance in Terminus Drive, Herne Bay by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 07:20 PM
Image released after jewellery stolen in burglary at Stanford, near Ashford by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 04:55 PM
Assaults in Ashford including one involving pregnant woman lands man in jail for seven years and four months by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 04:43 PM
Valuable equipment stolen from golf club on Romney Marsh by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 02:45 PM
ArtMart arrives early for Christmas in Folkestone by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 02:00 PM
Dover votes to slash number of councillors by a third by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 12:20 PM
Armed robbers threaten Ramsgate supermarket staff by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 10:30 AM
MP campaigns for new buildings at Dover Grammar School for Girls by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 08:40 AM
Ireland Brexit 'free flow' border principle has potential impact on Kent says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Dec 13, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Dover homeowner robbed by men forcing their way in when he answered the front door by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 07:32 PM
E-fit released after burglar discovered inside property at Martin, near Dover by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 03:55 PM
Winter Open Art Exhibition launches in Ramsgate by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 02:30 PM
'Magnificent Seven' elected in Kent by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 12:15 PM
Gobble Gobble! Ashford council talks turkey by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 10:40 AM
Kitchen destroyed in Margate pub blaze by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 07:37 AM
Folkestone man charged over shoplifting and assaults in Ashford by editor on Dec 12, 2017 - 06:15 AM
Girls escape after driver stops and grabs them in Dolphin Road Folkestone by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 08:25 PM
Ashford teen charged over possession and supply of drugs following warrant in Canterbury by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 05:35 PM
Ticketless car parking roll-out in Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay could cut penalty tickets by 95% by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 03:30 PM
Kent students watch ‘brain hackathon’ performed at Marsh Academy in New Romney by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 01:15 PM
Hawkinge Town nipping at the heels of league's top team with two 'killer' goals by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 12:30 PM
Dover and Deal MP slams bus cuts in east Kent as unacceptable by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 10:47 AM
Man arrested after a tonne of copper cable is discovered by Police in Ashford by editor on Dec 11, 2017 - 07:45 AM
Two men in custody following reported assault and robbery in Folkestone by editor on Dec 10, 2017 - 08:49 PM
Artist who exhibited 'Jelly Mould' at the Folkestone Triennial this year wins 2017 Turner Prize by editor on Dec 10, 2017 - 03:30 PM
Retired Kent 'roadie' picks his favourite CDs for Christmas by editor on Dec 10, 2017 - 01:55 PM
Gang violently attacks man in Canterbury Road Folkestone street robbery by editor on Dec 10, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Thanet fraudster jailed over selling cars he didn't even own by editor on Dec 10, 2017 - 10:15 AM
32,000 increase in recorded crime in Kent but anti-social-behaviour drops by 5,000 by editor on Dec 10, 2017 - 09:00 AM
One man dead and three people seriously injured in three-vehicle crash between Dover and Deal by editor on Dec 09, 2017 - 03:55 PM
Alert over fake £20 notes doing the rounds in Thanet towns by editor on Dec 09, 2017 - 02:35 PM
Weather causes daytime closures of Princes Parade in Hythe to be postponed by editor on Dec 09, 2017 - 11:43 AM
Kent County Council plans to reduce impact of bus cuts on 'prematurely released route list' by editor on Dec 09, 2017 - 09:55 AM
First week of drink drug driving Christmas crackdown in Kent sees shameful 40 arrests by editor on Dec 09, 2017 - 08:15 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh burglary figures are lowest in Kent by editor on Dec 08, 2017 - 05:15 PM
London gang found guilty of involvement in armed raid on a house in Canterbury by editor on Dec 08, 2017 - 03:15 PM
Folkestone pupils rewarded for their artistic talents by editor on Dec 08, 2017 - 12:45 PM
Folkestone, Hythe, and Romney Marsh council services over Christmas and New Year by editor on Dec 08, 2017 - 10:55 AM
KCC leader calls for a third option for healthcare in east Kent by editor on Dec 08, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone man banned from driving by editor on Dec 08, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Concern over Herne Bay boy missing for nearly two weeks by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 08:40 PM
Suspected knife wielding shoplifter arrested in Folkestone by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 06:25 PM
'Passion Project' for Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge takes off by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 03:52 PM
Dover to allocate more than £120,000 for skate park and games pitch by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 02:50 PM
Herne school pupils host festive party for young and old in Canterbury, Herne Bay and Whitstable by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 12:35 PM
Early Christmas present for Kent steam train buffs as Xmas excursion stops for water at Folkestone West by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Kent cold weather warning uprated to 'LEVEL THREE' for Kent by editor on Dec 07, 2017 - 06:15 AM
Family pay tribute to 32-year-old mother of two who died in collision at pedestrian crossing in Dover by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 07:15 PM
Ashford Police search for good Samaritan who tried to protect woman from attacker by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 05:15 PM
Evening of Ghost Stories in Folkestone - guaranteed to send a shiver down your spine by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 03:25 PM
Driver arrested in Folkestone after police pursuit by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 01:20 PM
Margate burglar caught on CCTV is jailed thanks to social media by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 11:45 AM
Shepway Lib Dems launch petition to save bus cuts across Kent by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 08:15 AM
Help at hand for Armed Services in Folkestone by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 07:25 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP has a say on BBC Radio 4's Any Questions- by editor on Dec 06, 2017 - 06:05 AM
Woman pedestrian in a critical condition after being hit by car in London Road Dover by editor on Dec 05, 2017 - 07:15 PM
Detectives investigating fatal shooting in Folkestone appeal to white van driver by editor on Dec 05, 2017 - 04:41 PM
Sound equipment seized after Folkestone resident fails to keep the noise down by editor on Dec 05, 2017 - 03:25 PM
Ashford International station celebrates 175-year milestone by editor on Dec 05, 2017 - 11:45 AM
World War Two bomber set to arrive at Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge by editor on Dec 05, 2017 - 10:15 AM
Armed robber jailed after stealing from Folkestone taxi drivers by editor on Dec 05, 2017 - 08:25 AM
Police appeal following death of driver in crash on Hamstreet Road Ashford by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 07:27 PM
Brooklyn-based contemporary percussion group perform 'British coal mining history' in Folkestone by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 04:25 PM
Hawkinge 'underdogs' clinch victory for semi-final clash by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 03:20 PM
'Disturbed' burglars leave empty handed from business premises near Ashford by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 01:30 PM
Kent NFU says - Make it a British farm fresh turkey this Christmas! by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 11:15 AM
George tops the class in Dungeness by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 10:15 AM
Warning of traffic delays on A20 between Folkestone and Dover by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 08:37 AM
Free Canterbury concert season draws to an end with angelic sounds by editor on Dec 04, 2017 - 06:55 AM
Driver arrested following crash in Maidstone which left woman in 20s with life-threatening injuries by editor on Dec 03, 2017 - 04:50 PM
Former Kent 'Roadie' mourns loss of Tom Petty by editor on Dec 03, 2017 - 02:00 PM
Dover Western Docks' past is revealed as development progresses by editor on Dec 03, 2017 - 11:45 AM
Christmas begins in Hawkinge with annual Carol Concert TODAY! by editor on Dec 03, 2017 - 10:20 AM
15-year-old of no fixed address held in custody over criminal damage and possession of drugs in Margate by editor on Dec 03, 2017 - 08:25 AM
Kent estate planning expert asks: Would you celebrate Christmas Day with your bank manager? by editor on Dec 02, 2017 - 04:55 PM
Canterbury woodland enforcement team target illegal fishing and litter as three truckloads of rubbish is removed by editor on Dec 02, 2017 - 03:30 PM
Witnesses sought after man suffers serious injuries in Canterbury crash by editor on Dec 02, 2017 - 12:55 PM
Go ahead decision for new M20 junction 'will be a catalyst for economic growth in Ashford' says council leader by editor on Dec 02, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Free parking TODAY in Dover for Small Business Saturday by editor on Dec 02, 2017 - 06:35 AM
Dangerous disqualified Dover driver who knocked over police officer in Deal is jailed by editor on Dec 01, 2017 - 04:28 PM
Kent Police crackdown on drink and drug drivers as Christmas approaches by editor on Dec 01, 2017 - 03:35 PM
'Sparkling' Fred launches Folkestone Museum group by editor on Dec 01, 2017 - 12:30 PM
Sixty 'key feature' trees to be spruced up in Canterbury park by editor on Dec 01, 2017 - 10:45 AM
Folkestone village turns out for Christmas switch on by editor on Dec 01, 2017 - 08:45 AM
Sub-machine gun in staggering 300 guns handed over in Kent firearms surrender by editor on Dec 01, 2017 - 06:05 AM