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News archive for April, 2018

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Two men reportedly attempt to steal from woman in Maidstone supermarket car park by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 07:31 PM
Man threatens 14-year-old boy and steals his bike in Ashford by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 02:54 PM
Splashing time on Romney Marsh by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Fire crews release trapped motorist after tree falls on car in Herne Bay by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 10:52 AM
CCTV images issued after man is hit over the head with pool cue in Ramsgate by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Wild and wet weather forecast for Kent today by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 07:36 AM
Community Grants make a dramatic impact in Dover by editor on Apr 30, 2018 - 06:55 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership outdoor events in East Kent for May 2018 by editor on Apr 29, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Kent school bus travel pass boosted with evening, weekend and holiday travel by editor on Apr 29, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Dover District Council takes over former Co-op site in centre of town by editor on Apr 29, 2018 - 01:45 PM
Dover Marina Pier sets sail from Northern Ireland by editor on Apr 29, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Man charged with robberies in Whitstable and Chatham and possession of an offensive weapon by editor on Apr 29, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Former Kent MEP ordered to repay £85,000 or face another year in prison by editor on Apr 29, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Police probe report of 'men fighting' in Beaver Road Ashford by editor on Apr 28, 2018 - 03:15 PM
'Eye sore' car park in Margate is returned to communal garden after 60 years by editor on Apr 28, 2018 - 01:00 PM
Image issued by detectives investigating burglary and car theft in Ramsgate by editor on Apr 28, 2018 - 11:35 AM
English PGA champion golfer begins defence of his title at Canterbury Golf Club by editor on Apr 28, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Kent MPs urged to put county first and support customs union to prevent Dover gridlock by editor on Apr 28, 2018 - 08:25 AM
Police arrest suspected rogue trader following reports of fraud in Ramsgate and Folkestone by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Project to animate Dover parks awarded £43,500 from Arts Council by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 02:51 PM
High tech Folkestone and Hythe council wins national acclaim by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 01:05 PM
Change of venue for May’s special musical Farmers’ Market in Ashford by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Supermarket staff member hit with hammer in Whitstable supermarket robbery by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 09:20 AM
Lifesaving emergency equipment now fitted outside ALL Kent fire stations by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 07:25 AM
Community Litter Pick And Clear Up Day in Dover on Saturday by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent football fans warned over FIFA World Cup ticket fraud by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 07:58 PM
Emergency team called to rescue man who had fallen from cliffs in Dover by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 05:02 PM
CCTV issued following robbery at shop in Rydal Avenue, Ramsgate by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 05:01 PM
Police appeal following violent mugging by two men in Folkestone by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Hawkinge litter picker volunteers back on the streets picking up what others have dropped by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 12:25 PM
Jail for Dover man found with drugs in coat pocket whilst being treated in hospital by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Is nuclear dump plan to be resurrected by Folkestone and Hythe District Council? by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 08:19 AM
Ashford homelessness prevention summit focuses on power of partnerships by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Plans for Otterpool new town site near Hythe may be forced to change after discovery of Roman Villa by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 06:57 PM
Child taken to hospital and two adult casualties treated after bedroom fire in Dover by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 04:05 PM
Cyclists to pay tribute to popular member of the Few at Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Crackdown on litter louts in Canterbury who now face £150 fines by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Smoothing the way for Folkestone park and gardens by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM
CCTV released over linked high value burglaries in Ashford, Dover, Folkestone and Sturry by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 09:30 AM
Bishop of Dover opens first 'Place of Welcome' today in Kent by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 07:43 AM
'Remarkable statement of confidence' in new Free School says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Detectives appealing for information after report of a woman sexually assaulted in Ramsgate by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 07:26 PM
Folkestone pupils take school tuck shop debate to council chamber by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Man arrested in Maidstone after spate of suspected arsons by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 03:15 PM
Scale Up Ashford is a runaway success for local businesses by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Delight in Debussy at free lunchtime concert in Canterbury by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Fighting fit, Samsom returns to Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Howzat for a hat-trick of housing award nominations for Ashford Borough Council by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Three Canterbury car park rape suspects arrested and charged by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 07:15 PM
Kent Police charge suspected shoplifter with stealing six vacuum cleaners and attempting to steal another in Faversham by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 05:05 PM
Young Dover artists create stunning community mural by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Crackdown on under-age drinking in Herne Bay led by prizewinning troubleshooter by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Whole lotta holes filled in Kent pot hole blitz by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 11:45 AM
On the ball supporting Dover communities with up to £1,000 each by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Teenage boy arrested after three assaults on one day in Canterbury by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 07:38 AM
First come first served for flower displays in Sandgate Folkestone by editor on Apr 23, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Suspicious deaths of two people in Rochester investigated by detectives by editor on Apr 22, 2018 - 03:05 PM
Dover MP presses Gove to ban 'wicked' live animal exports after Brexit by editor on Apr 22, 2018 - 01:35 PM
Hythe Citizen of the Year awards turns around fortunes of annual town meeting by editor on Apr 22, 2018 - 12:05 PM
Council retains the printed page to keep residents abreast of what's happening in Ashford by editor on Apr 22, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Beekeeping brings new life and small business opportunities to former colliery site near Dover by editor on Apr 22, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Kent Police arrest driver on suspicion of drink driving after passenger is seriously injured when car smashes into tree at Lamberhurst by editor on Apr 21, 2018 - 03:55 PM
Referendum to save Sandgate escarpment in Folkestone from development to be held in May by editor on Apr 21, 2018 - 02:05 PM
Could you join the crew of on-call firefighters in Ashford? by editor on Apr 21, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Witnesses sought following Birchington burglary by editor on Apr 21, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Boy in Canterbury assaulted by pair of teenagers holding crowbars by editor on Apr 21, 2018 - 08:30 AM
Man on a bike tries to grab primary school age girl in Ashford by editor on Apr 20, 2018 - 05:11 PM
Dover sex offender jailed for 20 years by editor on Apr 20, 2018 - 04:02 PM
Long arm of the law as suspect of Dover burglary is arrested at Bristol Airport by editor on Apr 20, 2018 - 12:52 PM
Kent landlords face big fines and loss of income under new energy efficient regulations by editor on Apr 20, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Sneaky couple jailed after stealing from Ramsgate pensioner in her 80s by editor on Apr 20, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Make the most of the Spring weather by getting out in East Kent by editor on Apr 20, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Kent Police investigation launched after woman is reportedly raped in Thanet by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 05:25 PM
Champion Kent sausage helps raise 'handsome donation' to Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Exhibition looks at the future for Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Rural residents in Kent urged to have their say on crime where they live by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 12:05 PM
Making it easy to build new homes on former school site in Folkestone by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Telephone scam prompts warning to east Kent residents by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 08:00 AM
Turner Contemporary launches fundraising to bring life-size puppet Polar Bear to Margate by editor on Apr 19, 2018 - 06:15 AM
26-year-old man arrested by Counter Terrorism Police in Kent by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 04:51 PM
Man arrested in connection with alleged Herne Bay hammer attack by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 04:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe council puts aside £50,000 for projects marking the centenary of the end of the First World War by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 02:45 PM
Throw your hat in the ring for a share of £22,000 earmarked for Dover community groups by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Folkestone and Hythe council prepare for one in two-hundred year super storm by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 10:45 AM
'Stabbing' arrest in Ashford after seriously injured man is rushed to London hospital by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 07:50 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs May over 'surgical' Syria missile strike decision by editor on Apr 18, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Police in Ramsgate appeal for witnesses after man is smashed over the head with pool cue by editor on Apr 17, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Man in court over Dover village burglary in Elms Hill by editor on Apr 17, 2018 - 02:37 PM
Twisting The Dragon’s Tail exhibition at Dover Museum commemorates centenary of Zeebrugge raid by editor on Apr 17, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Dover shelves parking charges increase by editor on Apr 17, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Victims urged to come forward as Kent Police back Stalking Awareness Week by editor on Apr 17, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Man in sixties mugged near Folkestone shopping centre by editor on Apr 17, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Elderly man loses his iPad to 'cynical' doorstep burglar in Herne Bay by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 07:05 PM
Police patrol arrests four on drugs charge after stopping car in Ramsgate by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 05:15 PM
Safer driving campaign urging drivers to 'slow down' is launched in Kent by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Neighbourhood Watch alert over burglary in Hawkinge by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 01:15 PM
'Sorry collection' of filled dog poo bags blight Folkestone village as litter picker volunteers in Etchinghill strive to clear rubbish by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 11:25 AM
Don't miss out having a say on the Folkestone and Hythe Local Plan by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP applauds aspiring Hawkinge cinematographer after BFI Film Academy graduation by editor on Apr 16, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Is Sissinghurst Castle Garden the most famous in Kent? by editor on Apr 15, 2018 - 04:10 PM
RAF 100th anniversary celebrated at Capel-Le-Ferne Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone by editor on Apr 15, 2018 - 01:45 PM
Faversham collision leaves pedestrian seriously injured in London hospital by editor on Apr 15, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Police appeal after 30-year-old Folkestone woman is reported missing - UPDATE by editor on Apr 15, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Heart Research UK and the Subway® Fun Run returns to Maidstone by editor on Apr 15, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Seriously injured man has now died following collision in Maison Dieu Road Dover by editor on Apr 14, 2018 - 04:53 PM
Distraction burglar in Whitstable thwarted by suspicious resident by editor on Apr 14, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Kent horse racing points again to Aldington near Ashford by editor on Apr 14, 2018 - 11:45 AM
How would you spend £4million in Folkestone? by editor on Apr 14, 2018 - 10:15 AM
50th anniversary Caravan line-up at King’s Hall in Herne Bay - But will it be the swansong? by editor on Apr 14, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Quick work as burglary suspect detained by plainclothes Police officers from Dover in 10 minutes by editor on Apr 13, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Thanet man sentenced for child sex offences by editor on Apr 13, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Ashford is the Business! by editor on Apr 13, 2018 - 12:35 PM
First Hawkinge Heroes recognised at Annual Town Meeting by editor on Apr 13, 2018 - 10:24 AM
Smart dog helps Dover cops in arrest of three suspects following burglary in Walmer by editor on Apr 13, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Aston Martin cavalcade to bring RAF100 Baton to Battle of Britain site near Folkestone by editor on Apr 13, 2018 - 06:10 AM
Parades in Dover and Deal to mark the centenary of the WWI naval raids on Zeebrugge and Ostend by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 06:25 PM
Kent residents tricked out of a staggering £12 million by scammers last year by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Warning after 30 dash cams and satnavs stolen from cars in Ramsgate by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 02:35 PM
Ashford needs your help after securing initial funding for £3.7m Victoria Park restoration and improvement project by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 12:25 PM
MP lobbying sees big litter clean up operations begin today across Dover district by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 10:25 AM
Cash support for Kent Commonwealth Games sports stars by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Residents pick up the keys to new council homes in Folkestone by editor on Apr 12, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Sheriff patrols city streets in Canterbury by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 07:03 PM
Police appeal for Good Samaritans to come forward following serious sexual assault in Ashford by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 04:20 PM
Witness appeal after man is hit in the face in Harbour Street, Ramsgate by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 03:15 PM
'Dad Dancing' comes to Ramsgate by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 01:05 PM
Detectives linking two burglaries in Northdown Park Road Margate by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Don't be a Tosser in Kent! UPDATED 12 April 2018 by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Pair remanded after large sum of money seized at Dover port by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Unfair burden on smaller inshore fishing boats says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 06:05 AM
How To Save Money Around Your House by editor on Apr 11, 2018 - 12:05 AM
Thieves target building sites in Hawkinge and Ashford by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 06:15 PM
Man charged in connection to two robberies in Canterbury and Ramsgate by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Three charged after Kent Police Officers assaulted and racially abused in North Kent by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 02:50 PM
Thanet Police concerned over man missing from Ramgate since March 31 by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Redundancy helps Folkestone activity travel company celebrate fifth birthday by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Hawkinge litter picker volunteers back on the streets picking up what others have dropped by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 10:02 AM
Jewellery stolen in five recent burglaries in Sturry, Dover, Folkestone and Ashford by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 10:00 AM
St Mary’s Churchyard in Ashford town centre is regenerated by action team by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Sandgate, Folkestone library computer 'buddy' offering FREE help with basic skills and ancestry today by editor on Apr 10, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police appeal for witnesses to serious crash involving car and motorcycle near Ashford by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 06:15 PM
Kent Police appeal over 14-year-old girl from Margate missing for a week - UPDATE 12 APRIL by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 04:16 PM
Folkestone residents in Cheriton told to park elsewhere by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Canterbury lawyer warns that whiplash law reform is an assault on innocent victims by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 12:50 PM
New homes pay for play and sports equipment in Ashford by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 11:36 AM
Mystery surrounds drifting red boat spotted off north Kent coast by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 09:15 AM
81-year-old Herne Bay man jailed over historic sex offences by editor on Apr 09, 2018 - 08:25 AM
Kent Police appeal after fatal collision on M20 by editor on Apr 08, 2018 - 01:50 PM
Muddy volunteers don wellies for Folkestone and Hythe stream clean at Lyminge by editor on Apr 08, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Suspect charged with Leyburne Road Dover burglary by editor on Apr 08, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Hundreds of Kent cyclists saddle up to raise £2,000 in Good Friday Sportive by editor on Apr 08, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Seriously injured child treated in London hospital after being hit by car in Maidstone by editor on Apr 08, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a reported fatal hit and run on A2 near Sittingbourne by editor on Apr 07, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Man charged following attack of woman and man in his 70s in Faversham by editor on Apr 07, 2018 - 03:15 PM
Shakespeare comes to Chilham Castle near Canterbury by editor on Apr 07, 2018 - 01:05 PM
More road closures and restrictions in store for Folkestone by editor on Apr 07, 2018 - 11:25 AM
Police warn over shed burglaries in Dymchurch, Hythe and New Romney by editor on Apr 07, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Drug dealer jailed after being caught by police in Dover in car stashed with heroin and cocaine by editor on Apr 07, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Burglary suspect arrested after report of incident in Leyburne Road, Dover by editor on Apr 06, 2018 - 05:20 PM
Crane used to rescue horse stuck in a ditch in Tenterden by editor on Apr 06, 2018 - 04:13 PM
Canterbury Council obtains dog breeding injunction on Whitstable company by editor on Apr 06, 2018 - 12:35 PM
Fly-tipper who used a business's skip just yards from council tip, lands up with £300 charge by editor on Apr 06, 2018 - 10:42 AM
Aston Martin cavalcade to bring RAF100 Baton to Battle of Britain site near Folkestone by editor on Apr 06, 2018 - 08:10 AM
Hearbase Folkestone audiologist looking to test children aged between five and 12 to help her with vital research by editor on Apr 06, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Glass panel door smashed in burglary at Wilkie Road, Birchington by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 07:15 PM
No shocks for children as Dungeness B power station treats children to an electric Easter by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 05:25 PM
Young woman who stole from vulnerable and elderly people in Medway is jailed by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 04:31 PM
Dive in for free swimming at Dover pool by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Flatbed lorry fails to stop after pedestrian in Folkestone is seriously injured by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 11:35 AM
Romney Marsh to receive £1.5 million for new healthcare building by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 09:15 AM
Looking bright for Ashford as new Eurostar calls at International station en route to Paris by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 09:10 AM
Looking bright for Ashford as new Eurostar calls at International station en route to Paris.. by editor on Apr 05, 2018 - 06:00 AM
Local man arrested on suspicion of arson following fire at block of flats in Margate by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 08:05 PM
Thousands of pounds of drugs and guns seized with many arrests made during week-long Police operation in Dover by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 06:15 PM
Two men appear in court following Vicarage Lane Ashford collision by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 03:50 PM
Significant changes at the top for Folkestone and Hythe District Council by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Two cars destroyed in Canterbury car park fire by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Tribute issued for motorcyclist following fatal collision in Cliffsend, Ramsgate by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Umpteen road works across Folkestone and Hythe district causing delays and diversions by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP supports renaming of problematic 'Shepway' council by editor on Apr 04, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Woman walking in Folkestone with four children punched in the face and has purse snatched by little and large robbers by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 05:50 PM
Robber who hit woman in Margate escapes empty handed after 'have a go heroes' step in by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 04:27 PM
Condition of seriously injured Herne Bay hammer attack victim deteriorates by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 01:55 PM
Agency issue flood alert for River Medway in Maidstone area of Kent by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 12:10 PM
£90 million Ashford Designer Outlet expansion expected to cause diversions and road closures up to November 2018 by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 10:20 AM
Fighting for more Police in Dover town centre after spike in crimes by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Hawkinge Town Mayor’s questions coin in more than £1,000 by editor on Apr 03, 2018 - 07:15 AM
Kent Police investigate Ford Ranger crash on M20 by editor on Apr 02, 2018 - 04:50 PM
£500,000 apprentice training centre opens in Ashford by editor on Apr 02, 2018 - 03:55 PM
£26 million road road improvement scheme in Ashford is put on hold by editor on Apr 02, 2018 - 01:55 PM
Residents urged to comment over Folkestone & Hythe District Council plans for new homes by editor on Apr 02, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Two arrests after pedestrians are seriously injured as car collides with them in Ashford car park by editor on Apr 02, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Double anniversary to be marked at Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone by editor on Apr 02, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Height vehicle called to fire at block of flats in Margate this evening by editor on Apr 01, 2018 - 09:30 PM
Local artists launch joint exhibition at Kent Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre New Romney by editor on Apr 01, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Crunch time for historic Crab and Winkle Line steam engine 'Invicta' in Canterbury by editor on Apr 01, 2018 - 02:35 PM
Police appeal for witnesses after man allegedly punched, kicked, and hit with an unknown object in Herne Bay by editor on Apr 01, 2018 - 12:40 PM
Award for Kent 'Scambuster' after saving thousands of pounds for scores of victims by editor on Apr 01, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Dover helping people get involved in nation's tribute on 11 November 2018 for Battle's Over by editor on Apr 01, 2018 - 08:55 AM