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News archive for July, 2018

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Images released of woman and man following aggravated burglary in Ramsgate by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 11:55 PM
How to Recover After an Accident by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 10:30 PM
'Prolific' fraudster jailed for over six years at Canterbury Crown Court by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Hundreds of families enjoy thrilling fire station open day in Folkestone by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 02:30 PM
'Topping out' marks structural completion of £26million leisure centre in Dover by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Gold coins stolen after Ramsgate home is burgled TWICE in a week by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Kent warning over Costa Coffee scam by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 07:50 AM
'4x4' driver leaves scene after cyclist injured in collision near Birchington in Thanet by editor on Jul 31, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Traffic diversions in place as Church Street Cheriton Folkestone is closed for four days by editor on Jul 30, 2018 - 03:15 PM
Coach passenger attempted to bring cocaine hidden in squash bottles into UK through Dover by editor on Jul 30, 2018 - 01:50 PM
KCC backs Maidstone commuters over threat to high-speed trains by editor on Jul 30, 2018 - 12:00 PM
One man dead and another seriously injured after horrific crash at Aylesham Dover by editor on Jul 30, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Dover and Deal MP delighted over decision to launch 'grammar' stream at Deal Goodwin Academy by editor on Jul 30, 2018 - 08:30 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership outdoor events in East Kent for August 2018 by editor on Jul 29, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Kent heritage railway fans should consider a visit the pretty Vale of Rheidol Railway by editor on Jul 29, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Dover mum backs scheme to help new businesses in town by editor on Jul 29, 2018 - 09:15 AM
Dover Western Docks finally granted permission to extract shingle from 'War Graves' on Goodwin Sands off Deal by editor on Jul 28, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Former channel swimmer blames polluted sea water in Folkestone for infection by editor on Jul 28, 2018 - 02:58 PM
Driver who made U-turn on M20 near Folkestone is jailed by editor on Jul 28, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Severe delays on A20 to Dover as holiday traffic builds up by editor on Jul 28, 2018 - 09:17 AM
Will Princes Parade mass protest outside Folkestone and Hythe Council chamber go ahead after council postpones meeting by editor on Jul 28, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Ashford shortlisted for Syrian refugee housing and social and sheltered housing awards by editor on Jul 27, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Man charged with GBH and possession of an axe after assault in Herne Bay by editor on Jul 27, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Open day fun at Folkestone fire station by editor on Jul 27, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Yacht sinks and four other boats damaged at Ramsgate Marina blaze last night by editor on Jul 27, 2018 - 09:40 AM
Bayfest fun-packed six weeks of events at Herne Bay begins on Sunday by editor on Jul 27, 2018 - 08:45 AM
CCTV images released following theft of £2,500 worth of tools from Ashford garden centre by editor on Jul 27, 2018 - 06:25 AM
Man knocked to the ground after intruders force way into Margate dental surgery by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 06:30 PM
Mass protest planned outside Folkestone and Hythe Council chamber before Princes Parade decision by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 02:50 PM
Digging around for a FREE Day Out for the family - Look no further than Dover Museum by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 02:20 PM
Kent alert over thunderstorms this afternoon and tomorrow by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 11:59 AM
Winning Ashford borough Safety in Action school revealed by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 10:55 AM
Pleased as punch after crackdown on street drinkers and anti-social behaviour in Dover is making a real difference by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 08:25 AM
Police charge two in connection with Ashford car theft by editor on Jul 26, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Why Starting a New Life May be on the Cards by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 11:10 PM
Talented project manager Paula returns to Dover working with trend bucking Western Docks development team by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 06:40 PM
Vicious Dover attacker who smothered woman’s face with ammonia given 10-years behind bars by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 04:35 PM
Alarm over recent surge of vandalised cars in Folkestone by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 02:24 PM
'Pick it up before you go go!' message to people in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Two 'ordinary' Folkestone men gearing up for charity row across the Atlantic by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP reminisces over 10 years of Step Short by editor on Jul 25, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Electric Tortoise and chipper doggies add to Sandgate weekend of fun in Folkestone by editor on Jul 24, 2018 - 07:08 PM
Canterbury Court jails trucker who tried to bring £1m cocaine through Channel Tunnel by editor on Jul 24, 2018 - 03:50 PM
Huge crowds rock Ashford at Create Festival in Victoria Park by editor on Jul 24, 2018 - 01:20 PM
New Dover leisure centre reaches new heights by editor on Jul 24, 2018 - 11:25 AM
Road sweeper driver killed in crash with lorry on A2 between Faversham and Canterbury by editor on Jul 24, 2018 - 08:30 AM
Detectives in Canterbury seek dashcam footage after man is shot in the city by editor on Jul 24, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Thrills galore for thousands as Red Arrows soar over Folkestone - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on Jul 23, 2018 - 06:30 PM
Suspected drug dealer discovered hiding under car in Maidstone by editor on Jul 23, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Channel swimmer slams 'too steep' Folkestone Rotunda beach by editor on Jul 23, 2018 - 02:30 PM
Swish new homes plan in Dover invites residents' comments and ideas by editor on Jul 23, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Intrepid pair pedal into Folkestone on Breast Cancer Awareness World Cycling Tour by editor on Jul 23, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Plans drawn up make sure everyone has access to a safe, affordable home in Folkestone Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jul 23, 2018 - 09:03 AM
Folkestone and Hythe Council enforcements teams responding quickly to remove illegal encampments says councillor David Godfrey by editor on Jul 22, 2018 - 03:15 PM
Anglo-Saxon and Viking battle kicks off in Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 22, 2018 - 01:55 PM
Kent heritage railway fans urged to visit lesser known lines by editor on Jul 22, 2018 - 01:00 PM
Beware! Bogus Armed Forces Charity collectors operating in Kent by editor on Jul 22, 2018 - 10:49 AM
Motorist charged over serious collision in Bethersden near Ashford by editor on Jul 22, 2018 - 09:15 AM
'Crime spree' burglar who tricked her way into Folkestone homes is locked up for four years by editor on Jul 21, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Kent Cybercrime cop warns not to be tricked into paying hackers who claim to have evidence of you watching online pornography by editor on Jul 21, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Lamb racing lunacy lifts Dover village fete takings to more than £5,000 - PHOTO by editor on Jul 21, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Man charged with Manor Road Folkestone burglary of copper piping by editor on Jul 21, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Armed police called as man is seriously injured after shooting in Canterbury by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Victims fleeced of £128,000 by computer scam in Folkestone and across Kent by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 04:00 PM
Expanding Ashford looks to build new multi storey car park in Station Road by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Ramsgate man charged with war medals burglary and assault on police officer by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Witnesses to Kent pier assault of man in 60s sought by Police by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Council leader in Shepway warns of possible increase in traffic queues at Folkestone and Dover after the country leaves the European Union by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 10:00 AM
DJ Jazzy Jeff headlines 23rd Ashford Create Festival 2018 this Saturday! by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Violent sex attack on 28-year-old woman reported in London Road Dover by editor on Jul 20, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Kent Police appeal after serious three vehicle crash at Headcorn leaves four injured by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 06:20 PM
Home Secretary urged to allow cannabis treatment for 8-year-old Dover girl who suffers up to 300 seizures a day by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 04:00 PM
Hawkinge Allotment Society throws open its gates to visitors - PHOTOS by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Splashing time with FREE fun and games for all the family in Ashford town centre by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 01:15 PM
50th anniversary celebrations for Ashford sheltered housing scheme in Wye by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Former US record holding channel swimmer in 'dry-dock' after possible 'sea lice' attack off beach at Sandgate and Folkestone by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 09:50 AM
£650,000 plan to transform ancient disused buildings in Dover Place, Ashford by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Police investigate 'shocking' theft of 21 human skulls from Hythe by editor on Jul 19, 2018 - 06:25 AM
Kent wildfire warning as more hot weather is forecast by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 06:40 PM
Stingers used to stop dangerous driver with car full of drugs in pursuit through Dover by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 04:20 PM
Success for sporty locals at the Shepway Sports Trust Awards by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Kent fruit growers ‘proud’ to receive top wildlife conservation trophy by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Suspected burglars barge into basement flat in Ramsgate and demand drugs - UPDATED 19 JULY by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 11:05 AM
Critically endangered Sumatran tiger arrives in Canterbury from London Zoo by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Police appealing for witnesses to a serious injury collision at Ashford Road and Faversham Road junction in Lenham by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP awaits Operation Stack decision after consultation closes this weekend by editor on Jul 18, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Witnesses sought after early morning assault in Ramsgate by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 06:45 PM
Detectives make second arrest in Folkestone attempted murder investigation by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 04:40 PM
Kent County Show draws in 74,000 visitors - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Ashford slashes waiting times for disabled assessment grants to zero by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Where is everyone? Hawkinge Fun Day fails to pull in the crowds by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 11:33 AM
Police probe two thefts from Ashford scrap metal depot in one weekend by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 09:45 AM
£65,000 expansion of Hawkinge Cemetery brought forward due to demand for local graves by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 07:22 AM
No laughing matter for two Herne Bay teens after arrests on suspicion of supplying or offering to supply nitrous oxide by editor on Jul 17, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Aggravated burglary at Eastwell Manor Spa Hotel near Ashford by editor on Jul 16, 2018 - 03:55 PM
Ashford brings in civil penalties of up to £30,000 to clamp down on rogue landlords by editor on Jul 16, 2018 - 02:15 PM
Kent schools' debating talents impress judges by editor on Jul 16, 2018 - 12:25 PM
Kittens rescued but snakes perish as kitchen fire engulfs ground floor of Ramsgate house by editor on Jul 16, 2018 - 11:50 AM
Whitstable Oyster Festival returns for a weekend of fun by editor on Jul 16, 2018 - 09:46 AM
Driver who crushed man three times with truck in Herne Bay before driving off laughing is jailed for 15 years by editor on Jul 15, 2018 - 03:05 PM
Former FA coach with Arsenal, West Ham and Chelsea takes on Assistant Manager role at Hawkinge Town by editor on Jul 15, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Colonel Stephen's railway enthusiasts gather in Tenterden by editor on Jul 15, 2018 - 12:45 PM
Wag Watch welcomes Dover dog walkers by editor on Jul 15, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Police appeal to suspected sexual assault victim in Herne Bay after man is held in custody by editor on Jul 15, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Appeal for witnesses after serious crash in Thanet this morning by editor on Jul 14, 2018 - 05:31 PM
Team from Port of Dover take on gruelling Three Peaks Challenge to raise vital funds for cancer charity by editor on Jul 14, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Fraudster jailed after theft of letters from Kent village postman by editor on Jul 14, 2018 - 11:50 AM
Legendary railway engineer Holman F Stephens' honour finally arrives in Kent by editor on Jul 14, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Traditional Folkestone village Windmill fete launches bizarre Bra Pong game! by editor on Jul 14, 2018 - 08:50 AM
Kent Police charge 19-year-old man with drug and knife offences by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 05:51 PM
DJ Jazzy Jeff headlines 23rd Ashford Create Festival 2018 by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 04:15 PM
£350,000 investment brings five new shops to Aylesham near Dover by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Ashford humbled as role models across the borough receive their awards by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Smiles all round for first full house of teachers at former Archer's Court School in Dover by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Hundreds gather for Dover Together annual Multicultural Festival by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 10:42 AM
Dover council's homelessness strategy sees numbers in temporary accommodation plummet by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Brutal highway robbery investigated by detectives in Herne Bay by editor on Jul 13, 2018 - 06:25 AM
Successful start to crackdown on street drinking and anti-social behaviour in Dover by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 07:28 PM
Witnesses sought following Haffenden Road, Tenterden burglary by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 07:15 PM
Crypt plan to clear Welcome to Dover eyesore site given go ahead by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Man charged with Herne Bay shop booze burglary by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 03:55 PM
£1.4million project for Church work in deprived communities across Kent and Guernsey by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 02:00 PM
'Tinderbox' countryside prompts warnings across Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh during heatwave by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Unique artwork show arriving at County Hall in Maidstone by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Folkestone Academy students raise more than £1,500 for The Shed youth project by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 08:00 AM
Dover Tory MP quizzes Theresa May over Kent lorry park and 'no deal' Brexit preparations by editor on Jul 12, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Man wakes up in the middle of the night to find suspected burglar in his Ramsgate property by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 07:34 PM
Golf clubs, bikes, fishing gear and a lawnmower stolen in recent Folkestone garage burglaries by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 04:45 PM
Tenterden man charged with bungalow burglary by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 04:00 PM
Full steam ahead in Ashford for Create Platform 2018 by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Multi-million pound economic boost is on its way to East Kent after Open Golf Championship decision by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 01:50 PM
Bagpuss secures win for Canterbury district primary school in Kent cookery competition by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Kent Police theft warning to vehicle owners in Margate and Westgate during hot weather by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 11:05 AM
Man charged with serious assault in Margate flat by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Elderly pedestrian seriously hurt in Ashford collision with Volkswagen Golf in Chart Road Ashford by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 07:35 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes majority want to get on with Brexit by editor on Jul 11, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Dover District Council takes action on Grade II listed 'At Risk' house in Sandwich by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 11:49 PM
Couple suffer serious unprovoked attack on late-night Margate to Faversham train by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 04:50 PM
Plans for 500 new homes in three Ashford villages pulled by developer by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Police appeal for help in recovering war medals stolen from home in Thanet by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 02:48 PM
Historic Maison Dieu restoration project in Dover wins more than £400,000 National Lottery Support by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 01:55 PM
Southbeats music festival near Hythe to take on fight against plastic pollution by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Perseverance pays off for Railway Pioneer supporters with Blue Plaque installed at Tonbridge Station today by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Woman who shouted at attackers during serious assault in Foord Road sought by Folkestone Police by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 07:29 AM
Detectives investigating a rape in Canterbury make appeal to driver of silver taxi by editor on Jul 10, 2018 - 06:45 AM
Folkestone man jailed over coercive and controlling behaviour by editor on Jul 09, 2018 - 09:20 PM
Canterbury lawyer calls for Government to end moral outrage of 'sex for rent' by editor on Jul 09, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Assault victim airlifted to London hospital after serious assault in Margate this morning by editor on Jul 09, 2018 - 02:45 PM
Wildfire alert for Kent and the South East by editor on Jul 09, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Folkestone Big Sing is a big success by editor on Jul 09, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Young woman treated in hospital after assault on footbridge in Ashford by editor on Jul 09, 2018 - 08:34 AM
'Dangerous' driver who clipped 5-year-old's scooter in Harbour Way Folkestone filmed by passer-by by editor on Jul 08, 2018 - 08:03 PM
World Cup fails to dampen enthusiasm for Folkestone Charivari Parade by editor on Jul 08, 2018 - 02:01 PM
Appeal after Romney Marsh two-car crash which left one woman dead and another and a child seriously injured by editor on Jul 08, 2018 - 12:30 PM
Young children 'make mischief' in Kent libraries by editor on Jul 08, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Ashford man who pretended to be 16 to engage in sexual chat is jailed for five years by editor on Jul 08, 2018 - 09:00 AM
Images of women issued following bank card theft and fraud in Thanet by editor on Jul 07, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Watch out! Dover gets ready for new 'Big Brother' invasion by editor on Jul 07, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Claim that government's long term tenancies will hit seasonal workers in agriculture and tourism in Kent and rural areas by editor on Jul 07, 2018 - 11:15 AM
Heart Research UK and the Subway® Fun Run returns to Maidstone by editor on Jul 07, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Officers seize hundreds of cannabis plants from Ramsgate town centre 'factory' by editor on Jul 06, 2018 - 06:45 PM
Noms open for Lord Mayor's Awards to thank those who help others in Canterbury district by editor on Jul 06, 2018 - 08:45 AM
'Finding Eanswythe' project in Folkestone hailed a success by editor on Jul 05, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Countdown to Hawkinge Allotment Society annual Open Day by editor on Jul 04, 2018 - 09:15 AM
Historic Church a stones throw from Channel Tunnel terminal in Folkestone becomes community hub by editor on Jul 03, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Freedom of Folkestone to be presented to the Canadian Armed Forces in UK by editor on Jul 03, 2018 - 06:30 AM
Detectives investigating 'stabbing' in Ramsgate arrest man by editor on Jul 02, 2018 - 07:45 AM
Trio who 'preyed upon a vulnerable woman' are jailed for raping Canterbury teenager by editor on Jul 01, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Kent and South East rural land needs to be protected from increasing 'countryside crime' by editor on Jul 01, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Student suffers injuries to head and face after reported assault in Canterbury fast food restaurant by editor on Jul 01, 2018 - 10:15 AM
Hip hooray! Hip Hooray! The sun has got his hat on for musical fete in Etchinghill near Hythe by editor on Jul 01, 2018 - 10:04 AM
New vicar Jane Weeks jumps for joy at Bishop of Dover's service in Lyminge by editor on Jul 01, 2018 - 08:55 AM