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News archive for January, 2018

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Kent Police warn over sexting and 'bait out' groups by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 07:05 PM
Ramsgate play area fencing vandalised - and then STOLEN by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Police make arrest after burglary and nasty assault on man in his 70s at Folkestone hotel by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Dover residents armed with a 'smart' high-tech tool to cut burglaries by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Bumper series of LGBT events in Folkestone throughout February by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 10:50 AM
Business mentoring charity in Kent welcomes Pip and Piperis by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 08:25 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP battles for improved mobile phone coverage in Elham by editor on Jan 31, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Ideas For Instantly Improving Your Business by editor on Jan 30, 2018 - 11:00 PM
Former soldier living under canvas in cemetery is given accommodation in Canterbury by editor on Jan 30, 2018 - 04:50 PM
Dover raises the roof on new £26 million construction project by editor on Jan 30, 2018 - 03:10 PM
Folkestone and Hythe new town's design team shares details of landscape proposals by editor on Jan 30, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Councillors axed as political map of Dover is set to be torn up by editor on Jan 30, 2018 - 08:30 AM
Boxer has window smashed in Canterbury Road Densole near Hawkinge by editor on Jan 30, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Women charged after burglary in Shepway area of Maidstone by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 07:25 PM
Man and woman arrested in London on suspicion of fraud in Thanet, Maidstone, Medway and Gravesham by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Folkestone Museum exhibition focuses on role of Chinese labourers in World War One by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Probe launched into fatal fire in Tower Street Dover this morning by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 01:37 PM
Chatham and Aylesford Government Minister for Loneliness makes time for Kent Fire and Rescue visit by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 12:35 PM
Herne Bay driver arrested after cyclist in 70s seriously injured on Thanet Way by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 10:55 AM
Severe delays M20 westbound from junction 8, Leeds Castle Maidstone by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 09:22 AM
Mamma Mia! Abba comes to Hythe by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Good response to appeal and CCTV image of a man who may have important information over Folkestone landlord's death say Police by editor on Jan 29, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Dover police arrest man with knife in connection with burglary in Deal by editor on Jan 28, 2018 - 03:55 PM
77-year-old Joe Brown squeezes Kent gigs into extensive national tour by editor on Jan 28, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Dover Coastguards saving lives now know how to find your Nuncle Dicks or your Tom Tiddler's Field by editor on Jan 28, 2018 - 12:14 PM
Yet more hold-ups to Thameslink rail service from Maidstone and West Kent by editor on Jan 28, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Scores gather to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day 2018 in Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on Jan 28, 2018 - 08:45 AM
CCTV image of tattooed man issued following Folkestone pub landlord's death by editor on Jan 27, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Dwindling funding forces council to consider charging foreign lorry drivers to help maintain deteriorating roads in Kent by editor on Jan 27, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Going bananas at the Port of Dover by editor on Jan 27, 2018 - 12:30 PM
'Rip-off' parking charges at Buckland Hospital are causing hell for patients says Dover MP by editor on Jan 27, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Bumblebee population boost for Thanet by editor on Jan 27, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Whitstable dog breeder fined after discovery of dead puppies strewn across country lane by editor on Jan 26, 2018 - 02:38 PM
Three teenage boys arrested for burglary of business premises in Cliftonville Margate by editor on Jan 26, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Kent wildlife park near Hythe celebrates birthday of world's oldest tapir - PHOTO by editor on Jan 26, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Fifth year for Val's Volunteers helping lonely older people in Herne Bay and Whitstable by editor on Jan 26, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Detectives seek witnesses to trailer stolen in Ashford by editor on Jan 26, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Shock over proposed closure of Hawkinge doctors' surgery by editor on Jan 25, 2018 - 07:48 PM
Police car driver seriously injured in crash with flatbed truck in Margate by editor on Jan 25, 2018 - 03:40 PM
External cladding to be removed from Ashford Police Station following survey by editor on Jan 25, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Man in 40s pushes boy off cycle in Dover village and rides away on the bike by editor on Jan 25, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Crowds flock to countrywide Canterbury Model Railway Exhibition - PHOTOS by editor on Jan 25, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Drunk Folkestone driver who stole a car and drove it 'chaotically' around Shepway is jailed by editor on Jan 25, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Mystery of half-clothed young boy in Hythe who ran away after knocking on door asking for help by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 04:50 PM
Man arrested after cannabis factory discovered in Maidstone village by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Herne Bay man who defrauded the Post Office and a customer is jailed by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Appeals over vehicle crimes in Folkestone and Hythe by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 12:05 PM
Homes in Reculver Road Herne Bay burgled by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Green nuclear power plant at Dungeness wins Wildlife Trusts award by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Relief lorry park needed for delays or congestion post Brexit says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent County Council urging scam victims who used Western Union to claim compensation by editor on Jan 24, 2018 - 05:00 AM
Kent horse fraud offenders ordered to pay confiscation orders by editor on Jan 23, 2018 - 04:40 PM
Chicken cuddler and more fun jobs at Kent Life Heritage Farm by editor on Jan 23, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Have a say on proposed upgraded multi-million pound Kingsmead Leisure Centre in Canterbury by editor on Jan 23, 2018 - 12:10 PM
Sought after Fossils of Folkestone book sells out at museum opening - PHOTOS by editor on Jan 23, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Twice the fun as two galleries in Ramsgate support Art for under £100 by editor on Jan 23, 2018 - 08:25 AM
£5 million EU fund to get Folkestone working by editor on Jan 23, 2018 - 06:05 AM
CCTV footage released following aggravated burglary in Dover by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 06:45 PM
14 and 15-year-old boys charged with string of motoring offences in Canterbury by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Dover and Deal MP welcomes £2.4m project confirmation for extra GP services at local hospitals by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 01:55 PM
Woman strangled in Canterbury village burglary survives to see attacker jailed by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 12:10 PM
Become self-employed by opening your heart and home to an adult in Kent who needs support by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Man from Hythe arrested for indecent exposure in Folkestone by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Record-breaking sum raised through Pilgrims Hospices Christmas Tree Recycling scheme in Ashford by editor on Jan 22, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Police patrol in Broadstairs seizes suspected Class A drugs by editor on Jan 21, 2018 - 03:40 PM
The Kent country bus route which had a Top Secret destination by editor on Jan 21, 2018 - 02:05 PM
Brrrr! Ice cream sellers wanted in Canterbury, Herne Bay and Whitstable by editor on Jan 21, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Mamma Mia! Abba comes to Hythe by editor on Jan 21, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Digital speed camera sited on Canterbury Road in Hawkinge by editor on Jan 21, 2018 - 09:00 AM
Seriously injured man in 50s suffers head injuries after assault in Ramsgate by editor on Jan 20, 2018 - 05:17 PM
Ramsgate man convicted of manslaughter after throwing knife at victim in car by editor on Jan 20, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Much-loved former Lady Mayoress of Canterbury dies after short illness by editor on Jan 20, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Firefighters in Kent warning over head torch charger which caused bedroom blaze by editor on Jan 20, 2018 - 09:05 AM
Warning after £5,000 withdrawal alerts Canterbury bank staff to bogus caller scam by editor on Jan 20, 2018 - 07:35 AM
Bird Flu alert for Kent after 31 infected birds have been identified by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Police investigating series of shop thefts in Margate High Street release CCTV images by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Are you a Love, Lies and Records fan? Here's your chance to become a real Registrar in Kent by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Man charged with dangerous driving on A2 near Canterbury by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Banking regulators let down the people of Dover and Deal claims MP Elphicke by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Firefighters remain on the scene of a blaze in Sturry Road Canterbury by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 07:45 AM
Kent residents warned of scammers pretending to be Trading Standards officers by editor on Jan 19, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Jewellery stolen during burglary in Canterbury village by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 07:53 PM
Hard-fought campaign sees Dover villages finally linked to fast broadband service by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 03:40 PM
Cash and jewellery stolen in burglary at St Mary's Bay, Romney Marsh by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Goodbye Shepway - Hello Folkestone and Hythe! by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 11:44 AM
Will there be a by-election after Barry Fletcher's resignation from Hawkinge and Swingfield councils? by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 09:35 AM
Work begins on preparing Ashford Station for new international trains by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Kate Middleton listens to young people from HeadStart Kent speak at mental health conference by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 06:05 AM
14-year-old boy arrested following disturbance in Ashford by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 08:26 PM
Folkestone Police warning after spate of indecent exposure incidents by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Man jailed over bank cards stolen whilst victims took part in church service at Ashford by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 03:40 PM
Folkestone Museum exhibition focuses on role of Chinese labourers in World War One by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 01:50 PM
Witnesses sought after gang of children on bikes attempt to rob a boy in Leopold Street, Ramsgate by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 11:50 AM
Love is in the air for Valentine's Day concert in Canterbury by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Lib Dems on KCC claim Kent residents forced to pay for Tory government austerity by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 07:34 AM
Shortage of business incubation and development space is a good problem to have says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jan 17, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Two sentenced to life over murder of homeless Romanian man in Tovil, Maidstone by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 08:30 PM
Witness appeal after report of attempted accosting of mother and child in Canterbury by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Online gambler from Ramsgate who defrauded a family of more than £55,000 is jailed by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 03:40 PM
Kent County Council looks to protect front-line services in 2018/19 by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Addressing Community Support in Dover with dementia friendly Later Life Address Book by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Dover jewellery store raider tries to spray staff member with substance in attempted robbery by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Two men convicted over £115,000 exchange in Ashford pub car park by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 08:40 AM
Dartford bomb hoaxer is jailed for 22 months by editor on Jan 16, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Met Office early warning of 80mph winds for Kent and South East from Wednesday by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Resounding victory keeps Hawkinge Town in promotion race by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Warning to keep dogs on a lead as 'Palm Oil' is discovered on Thanet beaches by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 01:40 PM
Two arrested in connection with drug dealing in Canterbury by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Kent Adult Education nominated for national award to be presented by TV celebrity host by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Stunning layouts to be displayed at Canterbury Model Railway Exhibition 2018 - THIS WEEKEND - PHOTOS by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Kent Police appeal for missing 16-year-old Priya Verma - PHOTO by editor on Jan 15, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Two women freed by firefighters after crash on Romney Marsh by editor on Jan 14, 2018 - 05:07 PM
Four teenage boys arrested after attempted burglary in Lower Vicarage Road, Ashford by editor on Jan 14, 2018 - 03:20 PM
150th Anniversary of railway pioneer Col Stephens to be held in Kent and the South of England by editor on Jan 14, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Bosses urged to enter the most prestigious business award in Kent by editor on Jan 14, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Post-Brexit trade deal vital for Port of Dover as record freight figures show fifth annual rise in a row by editor on Jan 14, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Seriously injured child flown to London hospital after reportedly hit by bus in Singleton Hill Ashford by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Two Kent women jailed after targeting vulnerable man in Chatham by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 02:25 PM
Is this how people in Dover can save money on their energy bills? by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Herne Bay man jailed for 10 years over savage doorstep attack by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Warning after extension cable sparks blaze in bedroom of Ashford home by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 09:33 AM
Teenage boy and man arrested in connection with Broadstairs burglary by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 07:55 AM
24 burglaries a day reported in Kent during December by editor on Jan 12, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Dover and Deal MP's 'Robert's Law' backed by Kent Police drugs chief by editor on Jan 12, 2018 - 12:32 PM
Quad and trail bikes stolen from shed in Ashford by editor on Jan 12, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Thousands of pounds worth of damage after vandals smash up school in Ramsgate by editor on Jan 12, 2018 - 07:35 AM
Three die after car smashes into parked lorry on A2 between Faversham and Canterbury by editor on Jan 12, 2018 - 06:10 AM
Vandalised gravestones could be linked to smashed shed in Canterbury say Police by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Dover Council steps in to shut lorry park by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Two charged over West Cliff Gardens Folkestone burglaries by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Hawkinge couple holding sale to raise cash for hospice charity by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 12:05 PM
The Village Centre of 1100 home Finberry development in Ashford launched by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Police appeal after knife threat robbery by two men in Canterbury alleyway by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Water company's charity target for Kent Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance reached in first year by editor on Jan 11, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Dover rapist is jailed for 24 years by editor on Jan 10, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Shepway Council leader calls for name change after confusion with Maidstone and Isle of Sheppey by editor on Jan 10, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Margate residents urged to report anti-social behaviour after two arrests at weekend by editor on Jan 10, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Dramatic discovery of rare dinosaur footprint to go on show at Folkestone Museum by editor on Jan 10, 2018 - 10:40 AM
Traffic collision leads to Canterbury man charged with wildlife offence by editor on Jan 10, 2018 - 07:35 AM
More free flu jabs as East Kent is affected by Australian Flu says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jan 10, 2018 - 06:05 AM
How technology can help you with your interior design plans by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 10:50 PM
Woman dies in Rectory Road, Broadstairs blaze by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Kent Property expert says Shelter report will help usher in improvements to housing law after Grenfell Tower tragedy by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Local Hero award launched by Hawkinge Mayor John Heasman by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Car key burglary in Ashford and police pursuit in Rochester sees three charged by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Edenbridge man arrested over string of Ashford area burglaries by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 08:45 AM
TV star Cheryl recruited by Kent Fire and Rescue Service to put the 'Fizz' into home fire safety by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 08:35 AM
ARTiculation regional final returns to Folkestone by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police appeal after assault victim's bowler hat stolen in Deal High Street by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 06:25 PM
Two men held over Folkestone construction site burglary by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Four men charged with burglaries and criminal damage in Herne Bay and Faversham by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Hard-working Syrian refugee resettlement worker in Ashford receives New Year’s Honour by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Man charged after New Year pub disturbance in Herne Bay by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 09:05 AM
Charlie is ambitious for Dover and Deal in 2018 by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Man charged after police in Margate seize wraps of suspected crack cocaine, heroin and Bowie sheath knife by editor on Jan 07, 2018 - 03:50 PM
Farid brings the outdoors inside at Sassoon Gallery in Folkestone with 'Plein-Air' exhibition by editor on Jan 07, 2018 - 01:40 PM
Woman arrested on suspicion of drink driving after postman is seriously injured in Margate collision by editor on Jan 07, 2018 - 11:35 AM
Police arrest man following assault at pedestrian crossing in St Peters Broadstairs by editor on Jan 07, 2018 - 10:44 AM
Where Are The Best Places To Walk Your Dog In East Kent? by editor on Jan 07, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Shocking and shameful rise in December drink driving arrests across Kent by editor on Jan 06, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Hythe and Folkestone men arrested after Chihuahua puppies stolen in High Halden by editor on Jan 06, 2018 - 02:30 PM
Police on patrol in Margate arrest two young men over drugs offences by editor on Jan 06, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Dover heralding 2018 as a year of new openings and opportunities by editor on Jan 06, 2018 - 10:25 AM
Warning of new year traffic delays in Folkestone as giant transformer travels from Dover to Sellindge by editor on Jan 06, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Investments to Grow Your Small Business by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 11:20 PM
Curtain-up for takeover of Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Prolific thief's three-month spree from shops in Thanet ends in jail by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Doorstep criminals in Kent cashing in on Storm Eleanor by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Police appeal following take-away robbery in Birchington by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 12:15 PM
£90 million expansion of Ashford Designer Outlet begins on Monday - PICTURES by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Police alert van owners to recent thefts in Ashford by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Dover thief is jailed for five years by editor on Jan 05, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Get Active in 2018 with the Leeds Castle Triathlon near Maidstone by editor on Jan 04, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Two arrested after drugs raid in Philip Road Folkestone by editor on Jan 04, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Folkestone weather is 'Trumped' by big freeze on eastern seaboard of United States by editor on Jan 04, 2018 - 11:05 AM
As New Year dawns, Canterbury Family Lawyer explodes the myth of 'Common Law Marriage' by editor on Jan 04, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Man has teeth knocked out in serious 'unprovoked' assault at Chartham near Canterbury by editor on Jan 04, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police renew appeal for missing woman from Hollingbourne by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 09:48 PM
Ashford cop cars damaged after rocks are hurled over wall into Police Station yard by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 06:25 PM
Commissioning of revolutionary 'walking piling gate' in Dover could transform pile-driving across the world by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Chihuahua puppies returned to owner on New Year’s Eve after theft near Ashford before Christmas by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Three boys are arrested after animal deaths in Sittingbourne by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 10:25 AM
£100,000 boost for charities from Port of Dover Community Fund by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Vital Brexit bill to smooth trade through Channel Tunnel and Port of Dover begins passage through parliament by editor on Jan 03, 2018 - 06:05 AM
High winds force closure of Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at Dartford by editor on Jan 02, 2018 - 08:39 PM
Four men remanded in custody after being charged with burglary of a chemist in Whitstable by editor on Jan 02, 2018 - 06:35 PM
Warning of 80mph winds as Storm Eleanor forecast to bring 24 hours of disruption to Kent and across much of UK by editor on Jan 02, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Folkestone Half Marathon raises more than £44,000 for good causes by editor on Jan 02, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Suspended prison sentence handed down for council tax evasion in Ashford by editor on Jan 02, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Pedestrian killed in New Year's Day collision with car on Luton Road, Chatham by editor on Jan 02, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Two die after car hits a tree near Maidstone by editor on Jan 01, 2018 - 07:15 PM
Preview of Kent Movie museum - set to premiere shortly in Deal by editor on Jan 01, 2018 - 03:45 PM
This season's ups and downs for Hawkinge Town Football Club by editor on Jan 01, 2018 - 12:59 PM
Retired Kent Police officer awarded OBE after founding Memorial Day following tragic death of PC Jon Odell in Margate by editor on Jan 01, 2018 - 09:15 AM
A Salute to Britain for 2018 from Folkestone American Cousin by editor on Jan 01, 2018 - 07:25 AM