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News archive for May, 2018

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4 Ways To Prolong Your Life by editor on May 31, 2018 - 10:05 PM
Stricter policy on gun licence applications starts today in Kent by editor on May 31, 2018 - 07:35 PM
Romanian brothels in Kent targeted in joint international operation by editor on May 31, 2018 - 04:40 PM
Canterbury City Council deep clean of A2 verges uncovers shocking items of rubbish plus a wild boar carcass by editor on May 31, 2018 - 03:00 PM
90-year-old Raymond visits 'control room' he helped design at Dungeness nuclear power station by editor on May 31, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Empty properties in Dover resurrected in bid to tackle homelessness by editor on May 31, 2018 - 01:05 PM
Residents in Folkestone and Hythe reminded not to forget to apply for Council Tax Reduction by editor on May 31, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Folkestone and Hythe Council urge people with dogs at Coastal Park fun event to be reponsible dog owners by editor on May 31, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Folkestone men charged after charity shop burglary by editor on May 31, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Kent Police top tips for expected Heatwave Crimewave by editor on May 31, 2018 - 06:30 AM
Witnesses sought to Dover Market Square collision following row between driver and group crossing road by editor on May 30, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Kent Police appeal after 25 vehicle crash in Dartford town centre by editor on May 30, 2018 - 03:55 PM
Back to the cobbles for the start of summer at Ashford Farmers’ Market by editor on May 30, 2018 - 02:30 PM
Folkestone man discovers 115million year old dinosaur footprint on Shepway beach by editor on May 30, 2018 - 11:35 AM
Appeal after 21-year-old man killed getting off minibus in Chartham, Canterbury by editor on May 30, 2018 - 09:25 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP explains how to keep the right side of new data protection rules by editor on May 30, 2018 - 07:35 AM
More traffic disruption in Folkestone town centre by editor on May 30, 2018 - 07:25 AM
25 vehicles including a bus damaged in multiple collision in Dartford town centre by editor on May 29, 2018 - 11:11 PM
Fire and Rescue crews receive nearly 300 calls in just eight hours as violent storms batter Kent by editor on May 29, 2018 - 07:38 PM
'Laughing' man jailed for attacks on lone women at night in Canterbury area by editor on May 29, 2018 - 04:55 PM
School bus fare Travel Pass in Kent set to rise by editor on May 29, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Folkestone and Hythe parishes showcase activities at Annual Meetings by editor on May 29, 2018 - 03:15 PM
£17,500 awarded to charities and community groups in Canterbury to launch innovative ideas by editor on May 29, 2018 - 01:45 PM
Police appeal over 18-year-old woman from Canterbury missing since Sunday - UPDATE by editor on May 29, 2018 - 10:25 AM
Showcasing Farrow Court’s award-winning approach to social housing provision for older people in Ashford by editor on May 29, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Kent cycling event raises £2,000 for charity improving lives of local people and communities by editor on May 29, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Heart Research UK and the Subway® Fun Run returns to Maidstone by editor on May 29, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Woman reportedly 'stabbed in head' and man suffers facial injuries in assault on Ramsgate seafront by editor on May 28, 2018 - 03:50 PM
Green Party Ellie sweeps to victory in by-election after rebuttal of Princes Parade development supporters by editor on May 28, 2018 - 02:35 PM
E-fit released of walking stick carrying suspect of distraction burglary at a caravan near Canterbury by editor on May 28, 2018 - 12:25 PM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership outdoor events in East Kent for June 2018 by editor on May 28, 2018 - 10:55 AM
Bank Holiday Monday is positively the day to get Folkestone smiling! by editor on May 28, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Don't miss out! Paint a flower on Canterbury railway station wall TODAY for 'love to paint' day by editor on May 28, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Missing 13-year-old girl last seen boarding EuroTunnel train at Folkestone believed to be in Poland say Police - UPDATED by editor on May 27, 2018 - 09:23 PM
5,000 square foot barn goes up in flames on Dungeness Road in Lydd by editor on May 27, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Historic set of steps in Tontine Street Folkestone closed by editor on May 27, 2018 - 01:45 PM
Archaeological investigations at Station Road West in Canterbury could last several weeks by editor on May 27, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Lydd homeowner landed with bill of more than £2,000 after dumping rubbish near play area by editor on May 27, 2018 - 10:50 AM
Met Police concern over 13-year-old girl who left the UK from Folkestone on a EuroTunnel train by editor on May 27, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Smart sniffer dog finds tens of thousands of Euros in van at Eurotunnel in Folkestone by editor on May 26, 2018 - 03:50 PM
Good Samaritans sought after teenage boy suffers head injuries during fracas in Dover by editor on May 26, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Month of events in Ashford supporting Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace 14-18 exhibition by editor on May 26, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Port of Dover calls for urgent consideration of A2 dual carriageway to keep traffic flowing by editor on May 26, 2018 - 09:39 AM
Folkestone Academy students play 'Guess the Job' with employers by editor on May 26, 2018 - 09:00 AM
Man dies in M20 collision involving articulated lorry and pedestrian near Folkestone by editor on May 25, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Dover Sees Status Quo At The Top For Another Year by editor on May 25, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Kent and Medway schools keen to take advantage of outsourced data protection service by editor on May 25, 2018 - 01:25 PM
New council homes taking shape at Roman Way, Folkestone by editor on May 25, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Impressive turnout for 'Mason Mile' in Ashford by editor on May 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Diversion set up following serious collision M20 Londonbound at Junction 11 Folkestone by editor on May 25, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Giraffe webcam at Port Lympne animal reserve near Hythe is live streaming and babies are on the way! by editor on May 25, 2018 - 07:45 AM
Car stop leads to man and woman arrested over dealing cannabis in Ramsgate by editor on May 24, 2018 - 04:40 PM
Faversham man charged following assault that left elderly Whitstable woman in hospital by editor on May 24, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Primates at Wingham Wildlife Park go ape for Dover Port huge towing lines by editor on May 24, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Snowdog designs chosen for Snowdogs Discover Ashford Sculpture Trail by editor on May 24, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Folkestone & Hythe District Council promoting dementia support for patients and their families by editor on May 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Fun begins as Folkestone Festival summer programme launches in June by editor on May 24, 2018 - 09:05 AM
Fly-tipper who dumped bags of rubbish in charity shop car park in Hythe is tracked down by editor on May 24, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Man held after woman in 70s admitted to London hospital with injuries to her face and body after attack near Whitstable by editor on May 23, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Man and woman arrested for burglary at Chestfield B&Q near Herne Bay by editor on May 23, 2018 - 03:30 PM
You can help research in Kent and the south east create a healthier future by editor on May 23, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Let’s get Folkestone smiling! by editor on May 23, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Bigger and better JAM Festival returns to Romney Marsh for fifth year by editor on May 23, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP welcomes updated 'Operation Stack' plan for M20 in Kent by editor on May 23, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police dog 'Piper' tracks down drugs in car on M20 by editor on May 22, 2018 - 05:55 PM
Two arrested after men assaulted in George Hotel Ashford by editor on May 22, 2018 - 03:55 PM
Dementia researchers in Kent call for more volunteers for dementia studies by editor on May 22, 2018 - 01:15 PM
New mayor Jessamy will be environmental champion for Ashford by editor on May 22, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Garden shed blaze spreads to Romney Marsh bungalow by editor on May 22, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Folkestone and Hythe Alderman praises outward looking achievements at annual Sandgate parish meeting by editor on May 22, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Corrie and Red Dwarf star to perform at Create Festival in Ashford by editor on May 22, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Police probe after several cash point machines set alight in Folkestone town centre by editor on May 22, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Gang hunted by Police after robbery of man and attempted robbery of teenager in Ashford by editor on May 21, 2018 - 05:55 PM
Man in 50s treated in hospital following fracas near sea seafront in Margate by editor on May 21, 2018 - 03:55 PM
Right Royal Wedding Day litter pick volunteers put a Markle Sparkle into Hawkinge by editor on May 21, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Traffic diversions in Folkestone and Hythe due to start tomorrow for THREE WEEKS by editor on May 21, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Buy to let firm trebles portfolio with purchase of 74 homes to rent in Ashford by editor on May 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Canterbury residents warned after confronted burglar claims to be the plumber by editor on May 21, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Share your memories and help create a ‘Forest of Thoughts’ for Dementia Action Week in Ashford by editor on May 21, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Police appeal after two women report sexual assaults on same morning in Ashford by editor on May 20, 2018 - 03:15 PM
Medieval Jousting returns to Leeds Castle near Maidstone by editor on May 20, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Historic door at Canterbury West Gate restored to former glory by editor on May 20, 2018 - 12:00 PM
More Police on the streets in Dover to keep a lid on anti social behaviour during the Summer by editor on May 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Man in London hospital after receiving 'stab-like wounds' in assault at Ashford High Street pub by editor on May 20, 2018 - 08:55 AM
12 and 13-year-old girls and young boy arrested after cash machine in Broadstairs is vandalised in early hours of Friday by editor on May 19, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Cute baby gorilla born at Canterbury Wild Animal Park by editor on May 19, 2018 - 03:25 PM
Warning that Maidstone could face gridlock if new government proposal for lorry parking on M20 given green light by editor on May 19, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Dangerous snakes spotted by dog walkers in the Alkham Valley between Hawkinge and Dover by editor on May 19, 2018 - 08:50 AM
Heartless doorstep criminals target Maidstone pensioner in his 90s by editor on May 18, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Children’s artwork brightens the hoardings at Elwick Place in Ashford by editor on May 18, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Royal Wedding twist for Girlguiding ‘Challenge Badge’ launch at Leeds Castle in Kent by editor on May 18, 2018 - 01:45 PM
Police and Crime Commissioner helping to save lives with £100,000 donations to mental health support groups across the county by editor on May 18, 2018 - 11:30 AM
London man charged with burglary and conspiracy to commit fraud in Ramsgate by editor on May 18, 2018 - 09:50 AM
Folkestone and Hythe Council to urge people with pooches at Coastal Park fun event to be good dog owners by editor on May 18, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Folkestone project that transforms empty properties into new homes wins national acclaim by editor on May 18, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Charges brought against suspected human traffickers in Dover by editor on May 17, 2018 - 05:55 PM
Officers investigate after two village pubs in Thanet are burgled on the same night by editor on May 17, 2018 - 04:20 PM
Mental Health Awareness Week and Live Well Kent aim to show how much help is on your doorstep by editor on May 17, 2018 - 01:35 PM
Herne Bay man arrested after cannabis plants seized in The Broadway by editor on May 17, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Come on in - the water's excellent in Folkestone, Sandgate and Hythe! by editor on May 17, 2018 - 10:35 AM
Cigarette believed to have started three-storey house blaze in Folkestone by editor on May 17, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Flower Power for Folkestone and Hythe businesses by editor on May 17, 2018 - 07:00 AM
Salvation Army assist Police in human trafficking and modern slavery raids in Dover, Folkestone and Lydd by editor on May 16, 2018 - 05:15 PM
Police appeal after burglary at village shop in Preston near Canterbury by editor on May 16, 2018 - 04:05 PM
Ten-minute-mile challenge arriving in Ashford at weekend by editor on May 16, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Police urge residents to be alert to bogus callers after cash is taken in distraction burglary in Lydd by editor on May 16, 2018 - 01:00 PM
Fabulous flowerbeds and creative containers to be rewarded in Folkestone and Hythe by editor on May 16, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Kent Liberal Democrats to call on KCC for electric vehicle charging points in every new car park by editor on May 16, 2018 - 09:50 AM
Police probe 'suspicious' fire at thatched roof tea kiosk in Tower Hill, Whitstable by editor on May 16, 2018 - 07:55 AM
New customs partnership with the rest of the EU should not be ruled out says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on May 16, 2018 - 06:55 AM
Folkestone man jailed for 11 years over child sex offences by editor on May 15, 2018 - 06:10 PM
Two men arrested over Tesco burglary in Ashford by editor on May 15, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Woman charged over robbery of pensioner in Cliftonville Margate by editor on May 15, 2018 - 02:45 PM
Incredible season for the Lydd Grasshoppers football squad of ten boys and a girl by editor on May 15, 2018 - 12:30 PM
'Marmite' artist Kate to exhibit at Folkestone Museum by editor on May 15, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Arty Party for Mini Makers near Hythe by editor on May 15, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Police in Ramgate discover cannabis factory after downstairs flat is flooded by editor on May 15, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Two arrested after stolen motorbikes discovered near Sandwich by editor on May 14, 2018 - 01:55 PM
Dover MP told by port freight experts - time for Brexit is running out and government will 'have to get a hell of a wiggle on' by editor on May 14, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Gas explosion leaves woman with burns and significant damage to property in Walmer by editor on May 14, 2018 - 10:10 AM
Dreams lead to prizes in Canterbury by editor on May 14, 2018 - 08:40 AM
Canterbury dog owners urged to avoid £150 fine and a trip to court by editor on May 13, 2018 - 03:05 PM
Kent tourism writer takes a trip to sample a couple of South Wales gems by editor on May 13, 2018 - 02:00 PM
CCTV images released after property in New House Lane, Canterbury is burgled by editor on May 13, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Four people assaulted in fracas on beach at Broadstairs by editor on May 13, 2018 - 10:30 AM
E-fit released after burglary at Clockhouse in Ashford by editor on May 13, 2018 - 09:00 AM
Appeal for witnesses after jewellery stolen from a property in Church Road, Folkestone by editor on May 12, 2018 - 03:55 PM
Three arrested after stinger used in Police pursuit through Maidstone by editor on May 12, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Dilapidated community centre in Ashford to be bulldozed by editor on May 12, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Young boy clings onto 300 foot sheer cliff face near Dover for half an hour before rescue helicopter plucks him to safety - VIDEO by editor on May 12, 2018 - 09:25 AM
Lifeline service in Canterbury launches new website to support vulnerable residents by editor on May 12, 2018 - 08:50 AM
Kent Police charge Chatham man with kidnap following theft of car with young child inside by editor on May 11, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Arrests after attempt to import a deadly haul of firearms into the UK through Dover by editor on May 11, 2018 - 03:34 PM
Kent County Council launches campaign to help children cross roads safely by editor on May 11, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Detectives renew appeal over attempted accosting of primary school age girl in Kingsnorth by editor on May 11, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Vehicle owners in Canterbury are being warned of spike in reports of vandalism by editor on May 11, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Dover actress shares her prize-winning teenage dreams of Donny Osmond by editor on May 11, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Firefighters warning after unattended candle causes Canterbury home to fill with smoke by editor on May 11, 2018 - 06:30 AM
Bin collections unaffected after huge blaze at Ashford recycling station by editor on May 10, 2018 - 04:55 PM
CCTV image released after report that 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in Ramsgate by editor on May 10, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Police charge man with two Folkestone burglaries by editor on May 10, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Cyclist suffering head and shoulder injuries treated in hospital after car is reported to have left the scene after crash near Whitstable by editor on May 10, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Report published after cargo ship ran aground next to Antony Gormley iron statue off Turner gallery at Margate by editor on May 10, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Kent Police control room support staff needed in biggest recruitment drive in history of the force by editor on May 10, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace arriving in Ashford by editor on May 10, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Man in white van reportedly stops and tries to grab woman at bus stop on Dymchurch Road, Romney Marsh by editor on May 09, 2018 - 05:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe Council takes first steps in building holiday homes on Romney Marsh by editor on May 09, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Kent Police release efit in investigation into Deal assault by editor on May 09, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Kent Police investigate after pedestrian is seriously injured in collision with motorbike on London Road Teynham by editor on May 09, 2018 - 11:35 AM
Police warning to moped owners in Thanet after more than 25 were stolen last month by editor on May 09, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Hurry! County Show climax for church-run cookery competition for Kent schools and groups by editor on May 09, 2018 - 08:00 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP against amendments to Data Protection Bill that could expose newspapers to much greater financial risks by editor on May 09, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Sea and sunshine bring in the crowds to Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on May 08, 2018 - 06:13 PM
Kent Police summons drivers after M2 multi-vehicle crash near Stockbury today by editor on May 08, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Police concern over missing teenage man from Harrietsham - UPDATE by editor on May 08, 2018 - 01:05 PM
CCTV released following theft of a charity collection box in Maidstone by editor on May 08, 2018 - 10:50 AM
Cheryl Baker helps Kent Firefighters puts the FIZZ into fire engine karaoke special by editor on May 08, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Higher level apprenticeships to be offered at Dover District Council by editor on May 08, 2018 - 06:25 AM
Final FREE lunchtime concert in Canterbury by editor on May 07, 2018 - 03:05 PM
Kent Police appeal after second multi-vehicle crash on M2 near Stockbury in 6 hours by editor on May 07, 2018 - 12:06 PM
Winter Shelter sees fewer people now living on the streets of Thanet by editor on May 07, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Hawkinge litter picker volunteers back on the streets picking up what others have dropped by editor on May 07, 2018 - 08:45 AM
UK Car Dealers Facing Uncertain Times by editor on May 06, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Guide dog puppies exposed to unfamiliar sights and sounds at Leeds Castle near Maidstone by editor on May 06, 2018 - 02:30 PM
Port of Dover says business can't rely on 'just in time' Brexit preparation by editor on May 06, 2018 - 12:25 PM
E-fit released over Canterbury ‘get the knife’ burglary investigation by editor on May 06, 2018 - 08:55 AM
More than a dozen vehicles in Fleetwood Avenue Herne Bay attacked in just one night by editor on May 05, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Cyclists en route to Holland for Dutch Remembrance Day pay their respects at Capel-Le-Ferne Memorial to the Few by editor on May 05, 2018 - 01:45 PM
Hurry! Nominations for Ashford Civic Awards 2018 are coming to a close by editor on May 05, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Sub machine guns and AK-47 type rifles seized in Dover by editor on May 05, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Rubber ducks will be popping up across Kent over the weekend by editor on May 04, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Marathon cyclists brave torrential rain and gale force winds to arrive at Memorial to the Few near Folkestone by editor on May 04, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Still no guarantee Kent mums will get the breastfeeding support they need from KCC by editor on May 04, 2018 - 11:55 AM
£1.8million project restores important historic buildings in Folkestone by editor on May 04, 2018 - 11:50 AM
Kent Police launch 'fast track' recruitment scheme for Detectives by editor on May 04, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Kent Police alert over fake bank notes in Maidstone area by editor on May 04, 2018 - 07:00 AM
Suspect charged following 22 crimes in Herne Bay and Whitstable by editor on May 03, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Suspicious letters sent to mosques in Canterbury, Gravesend and Maidstone may be linked say Police by editor on May 03, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Folkestone Museum art exhibition features 50th anniversary of Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty by editor on May 03, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Dover District Council offering up to £10,000 community housing grants by editor on May 03, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Kent law firm warns of large legal bills for landlords who failed to provide tenants with a free Government pamphlet by editor on May 03, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision with police car on 999 call in Maidstone by editor on May 02, 2018 - 04:50 PM
Scarecrows invade Folkestone village of Elham by editor on May 02, 2018 - 03:35 PM
'Time to Change' in Kent for staff who may be struggling with mental health illnesses by editor on May 02, 2018 - 01:50 PM
New bypass proposals for Canterbury will take traffic from ring road by editor on May 02, 2018 - 11:45 AM
£4million funding bids aimed at boosting employment in east and central Folkestone by editor on May 02, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Kent Police use tracking software to recover stolen laptop in Deal by editor on May 02, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Time to start building on the seafront says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on May 02, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Motorbikes in steel container extensively damaged by fire following report of arson in Margate by editor on May 01, 2018 - 07:20 PM
CND 60th Anniversary tour visits Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone and Hythe by editor on May 01, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Kent consultancy helping businesses with new privacy legislation deadline just weeks away by editor on May 01, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Former mining communities in Kent to benefit from new cash fund by editor on May 01, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Selling a car on the roadside could cost more than you think in Folkestone and Hythe by editor on May 01, 2018 - 10:25 AM
Woman reports being sexually assaulted in Canterbury by editor on May 01, 2018 - 07:50 AM
Could you be a winner with your energy bills in Dover? by editor on May 01, 2018 - 06:05 AM