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News archive for October, 2018

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Kent Police charge man in Sittingbourne after machete incident in Chalkwell Road by editor on Oct 31, 2018 - 05:45 PM
Councils across Kent and Medway prepare for Remembrance Sunday by editor on Oct 31, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Christmas tree blaze sparks Florence to become a Kent firefighter by editor on Oct 31, 2018 - 01:31 PM
Detectives link flood of car key burglaries on Romney Marsh by editor on Oct 31, 2018 - 10:40 AM
Breaking ground on Kearsney Abbey's £1 million billiards room and café project in Dover by editor on Oct 31, 2018 - 08:40 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP agrees that austerity is coming to an end by editor on Oct 31, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Poachers from Canterbury issued with criminal behaviour orders aiding Rural Task Force by editor on Oct 30, 2018 - 06:54 PM
Woman arrested and stolen car recovered near Canterbury following burglary at St Margaret's Bay by editor on Oct 30, 2018 - 04:59 PM
'Despicable' Kent burglaries sees Stockton man facing four year jail sentence by editor on Oct 30, 2018 - 01:20 PM
BBC OneShow's Rickshaw Challenge to make first stop in Ashford town centre by editor on Oct 30, 2018 - 10:50 AM
Hawkinge Town's six goal blitz sinks Fleetdown United by editor on Oct 30, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Callous burglar makes off with THREE Poppy Appeal charity boxes from fast food restaurant in Thanet by editor on Oct 30, 2018 - 06:25 AM
Did you see assault on woman in Chart Road Ashford? by editor on Oct 29, 2018 - 05:10 PM
Man arrested following CCTV appeal after theft from pensioner in James Whatman Way Maidstone by editor on Oct 29, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Folkestone Cadets Awards Evening marches to Three Hills by editor on Oct 29, 2018 - 02:10 PM
Folkestone village celebrates its history - PHOTOS by editor on Oct 29, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Dover keen for support from business and public during Lower Thames Crossing public consultation by editor on Oct 29, 2018 - 10:10 AM
Huffing and puffing Hawkinge Town fail to find the net against Borden bogey side by editor on Oct 29, 2018 - 08:38 AM
Exhibition will show how Kinky Boots Movie and Broadway Musical have roots back to Folkestone by editor on Oct 28, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Folkestone Gas Works highlighted at exhibition in Sunflower House by editor on Oct 28, 2018 - 11:36 AM
Unique commemorative ceremony to honour Battle’s Over – A Nation’s Tribute in Ashford by editor on Oct 28, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Arrest after suspected arson over Barnfield, Herne Bay house blaze by editor on Oct 27, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Margate man given life sentence following brutal murder verdict by editor on Oct 27, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Kent Police appeal over watches and rings stolen from Elliot Close home in Canterbury by editor on Oct 27, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Residents call for speed cameras as cars race through east Kent village at 80mph by editor on Oct 27, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Kent Police Officers investigating report of an assault in Deal arrest Norwich man by editor on Oct 27, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Kent Police renew appeal into disappearance of Sarah Wellgreen by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 07:18 PM
Ashford Borough Council by-election sees Tory majority slashed by 95% by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 04:35 PM
Highways England accused of ignoring Kent residents after refusing to face councillors over roadworks chaos on the M20 and M26 by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 02:45 PM
Kent Police appeal following fatal crash on A26 yesterday evening by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 12:45 PM
Hythe marks the 100th anniversary of the end of The First World War by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 10:45 AM
CCTV released in Broadstairs burglary of lead and damage to roof tiles by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 07:45 AM
Christmas in Ashford - Santa and his Elves pay first visit in November by editor on Oct 26, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Distraction thieves in Folkestone shopping centre target elderly shopper's handbag hanging on walking frame by editor on Oct 25, 2018 - 04:12 PM
Six more from Folkestone and Dover charged in Czech modern slavery investigation by editor on Oct 25, 2018 - 01:15 PM
There But Not There silhouettes in Dover help mark end of First World War 100 years ago by editor on Oct 25, 2018 - 10:55 AM
'Haunted' Canterbury museum to open tomorrow for just a day by editor on Oct 25, 2018 - 08:45 AM
Pints from Dover village brewery - with hops grown in window boxes - could soon be supped in House of Commons bar by editor on Oct 25, 2018 - 06:45 AM
Canterbury handbag snatcher jailed after victim in her late nineties left seriously injured by editor on Oct 24, 2018 - 04:00 PM
Events organisers in Folkestone and Hythe warned to 'stay legal' by editor on Oct 24, 2018 - 02:25 PM
Proposed cuts to Kent County Council budget would hit most vulnerable, claim Liberal Democrats by editor on Oct 24, 2018 - 12:35 PM
Disappearance of Kent woman reported missing treated as potential murder by editor on Oct 24, 2018 - 10:49 AM
13 years behind bars for man who launched 'brutal' hammer attack on two women in Folkestone by editor on Oct 24, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Front line care on Romney Marsh high up on agenda at Collins meeting with Health and Social Care Minister by editor on Oct 24, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Ecommerce Opportunities for UK Businesses in the Wake of Brexit by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 11:15 PM
Detectives appeal to the public and 'good Samaritan' in hunt for rape suspect in Ashford by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 06:30 PM
Witnesses sought to 'stabbing' in Edward Road Folkestone by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 04:00 PM
Crooks in Kent fleecing residents with deceitful drains scam by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Rare foal finds her feet at animal reserve near Hythe by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 11:44 AM
Out of this World festival touches down in Thanet by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Striving for better understanding between faiths in Kent by editor on Oct 23, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Kent Police increasingly concerned over woman missing for almost two weeks by editor on Oct 22, 2018 - 05:30 PM
Drivers beware! Spike in reports of thefts from cars in Herne Bay by editor on Oct 22, 2018 - 02:40 PM
Kent to receive biggest boost of more than £6m social care winter funding by editor on Oct 22, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Man held by police following knife incident in Marine Terrace Folkestone by editor on Oct 22, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Pressure pays off as Government commits to running vital Thameslink trains from Maidstone to Central London by editor on Oct 22, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Discovering, Exploring, Conserving and Sharing - John Muir Awards Success Celebrated in Dover by editor on Oct 21, 2018 - 03:10 PM
Thanet RISE project supporting local rough sleepers is looking for volunteers by editor on Oct 21, 2018 - 02:05 PM
Behind the scenes trio from Canterbury rewarded for going the extra mile by editor on Oct 21, 2018 - 12:00 PM
Violent row in Old Dover Road Canterbury left victim with fractured skull and cheekbone by editor on Oct 21, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Young engineers encouraged to “start something amazing” on Romney Marsh by editor on Oct 21, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Giant chunks of Cornwall arrive in Kent as work begins on £2.8 million sea defences at Herne Bay by editor on Oct 20, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Blackfish helps to make dramatic impact on Dover communities by editor on Oct 20, 2018 - 03:24 PM
Burglar spotted in stolen car after stealing thousands of pounds worth of items from Hythe home is jailed by editor on Oct 20, 2018 - 12:55 PM
Halloween trail to ghoulishly good entertainment in Ashford town centre by editor on Oct 20, 2018 - 11:05 AM
Free food on Christmas Eve at the Aldi supermarket in Hythe by editor on Oct 20, 2018 - 08:50 AM
What it Takes to Be An Effective Manager in Business Today by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 11:45 PM
Folkestone man sentenced over drug and knife offences by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 05:11 PM
Police appeal after window smashed in burglary at business in Folkestone by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Mayors gather at Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge to commemorate 100th Anniversary of the end of WW1 - PHOTO by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 12:20 PM
'Haunted' Canterbury museum to open for just a day by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 09:38 AM
Money laundering suspect charged over £325,000 cash discovery at Folkestone Eurotunnel terminal by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Man charged after serious assault in Herne Bay by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 04:01 PM
Sparkling evening with Warhorse author at packed Folkestone Tower Theatre by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 03:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe Council crack-down on rogue puppy breeders as new rules come into force by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 12:25 PM
Early years education in Dover and Deal scores second best in England by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Man in his 80s tricked by 'do-gooders' in Maidstone who stole cash, cards and tobacco by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 08:15 AM
Walmer woman who 'wanted her victim dead' is jailed for stalking by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 06:35 AM
7 Reasons To Become A Mechanic by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 11:40 PM
Victim blinded during brutal beating in Canterbury by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 06:30 PM
Three charged over fracas at club in Beaver Lane Ashford by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 04:15 PM
Walmer man charged over east Kent pharmacy burglary by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 01:50 PM
East Kent MP backs plans to stamp out menace of hare coursing by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 10:52 AM
10-years behind bars for smuggler in Dover who had cocaine with street value of £1.4m stashed in fuel tank by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Letters critical of Folkestone and Hythe MP's Brexit stance will be dropping on Shepway doormats say media reports by editor on Oct 17, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police link two Folkestone burglaries in Church Road and Dean Mead by editor on Oct 16, 2018 - 06:15 PM
Dover to host bigger and better White Cliffs Christmas ICE-travaganza by editor on Oct 16, 2018 - 03:35 PM
Hawkinge councillor hails new graffiti and grime busters for making fantastic difference to Folkestone and Hythe district by editor on Oct 16, 2018 - 01:00 PM
Meet Liz: Your specialist support worker for hate crime victims in Kent by editor on Oct 16, 2018 - 10:40 AM
What's new, popular and Up and Running in Dover and Deal? by editor on Oct 16, 2018 - 07:55 AM
CCTV released after teenager treated in hospital following assault in Canterbury by editor on Oct 16, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Two arrested over Ethelbert Terrace Margate assault on dog walker by editor on Oct 15, 2018 - 06:15 PM
Operation Rogue Trader week sees arrests across Kent by editor on Oct 15, 2018 - 04:05 PM
Motorcyclist killed in M20 horror crash near Folkestone by editor on Oct 15, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Audacious free-kick sets up Hawkinge Town for back to back wins by editor on Oct 15, 2018 - 12:15 PM
Kent Green councillor funds high tech devices to reduce loneliness for elderly in Hythe and Dymchurch by editor on Oct 15, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Kent PCSO gets down with the kids to dump graffiti in Thanet skate park for street art by editor on Oct 15, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Pair drive off after man left seriously injured in vicious assault in Beaver Road Ashford by editor on Oct 14, 2018 - 03:20 PM
Folkestone War Memorial spruced up for centenary of WW1 Armistice Day by editor on Oct 14, 2018 - 02:20 PM
Dover looks for business and public support over Lower Thames Crossing during public consultation by editor on Oct 14, 2018 - 12:30 PM
'Drivers taken for a ride' says Dover MP after 3,000 caught speeding through M20 roadworks at Ashford and Maidstone by editor on Oct 14, 2018 - 10:45 AM
Nineteen arrested during county lines raids in Kent and London by editor on Oct 14, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Police make arrest in connection with rape in Dover last night by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 05:06 PM
Kent Football fan handed banning order after using racist language at Gillingham game by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 04:44 PM
17,000 young people join Beano celebration to 'make mischief' in Kent libraries by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 02:45 PM
UK’s longest serving operational firefighter Malcolm from Dover district retires - VIDEO by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 01:15 PM
Tontine Street in Folkestone to be closed to traffic tomorrow by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 11:45 AM
'Leaf' local fruit and veg scheme launched in Folkestone by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 10:33 AM
Ambitious plans for Dover Museum get go ahead by editor on Oct 13, 2018 - 08:46 AM
How to Get Bills That Make You Happy by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 11:05 PM
Man charged with assault and theft from Thanet supermarket by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 04:16 PM
Woman in 80s tricked into looking for child's ball while she was being robbed in Ashford by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 02:25 PM
Stunning Poppy Tribute in Ashford for 100th anniversary of the Armistice by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 01:15 PM
War medals stolen in callous burglary in Margate by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 11:30 AM
Dover MP keeps pressure up by urging PM to crack down on county lines drugs gangs in Kent by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 09:28 AM
Project gets digging to uncover history of Kearsney Abbey in Dover by editor on Oct 12, 2018 - 06:20 AM
Outdoor gas meter set alight off Arthur Road in Margate by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 06:30 PM
Dog walker in Margate mugged by pair coming out of Lido by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 04:50 PM
Austin Counties Car Rally returns to Tenterden by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 03:10 PM
Dover man dies in crash on A2 near Lydden by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 01:22 PM
Firefighters roll up their hoses after 25 days of fighting huge Margate industrial blaze by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 10:35 AM
Inspirational ex-detective opens new Dover mental health base after his personal battles by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 08:25 AM
Police issue safety warning to residents after string of burglaries in Broadstairs and Ramsgate by editor on Oct 11, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Ways to Save Money When Buying Your Next Property by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 11:10 PM
Three impatient motorists banned from driving after dangerous manoeuvres following death crash on the A2 near Faversham by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 06:15 PM
Ashford police arrest three after seizing 50 wraps of class A drugs by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 04:30 PM
Bagpuss watch and gold locket stolen during burglary in Broadstairs by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 02:30 PM
Witnesses sought to serious sex assault in Sandgate Road Folkestone by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 12:50 PM
Hard working Bishop of Dover and Bishop in Canterbury to retire - VIDEO by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Ashford man arrested after wheels and radiator of BMW are stolen by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Fifty-metre square portrait of war poet, Wilfred Owen to be created at Sunny Sands beach Folkestone on 11 November by editor on Oct 10, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Multiple child sex offender from Canterbury faces 14 years in prison by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 05:15 PM
Glass door smashed and cash and jewellery reported stolen from property in Louden Walk Ashford by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 04:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe Council get £3 million government backing for Princes Parade and Biggins Wood developments by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 01:25 PM
Put a spring in your step this autumn with 'free' lunchtime concerts in Canterbury by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 11:25 AM
Burglars escape with safe from Sun Street restaurant in Canterbury by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 09:20 AM
Kent farmers hit hard in the pocket clearing up after traveller camps by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 07:55 AM
Driveway installer who conned Kent victims of thousands of pounds guilty of fraud and money laundering by editor on Oct 09, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Burglars target Bowens Field Ashford home to steal keys to £10,000 BMW by editor on Oct 08, 2018 - 06:59 PM
Folkestone turning pink and blue to remember lost babies by editor on Oct 08, 2018 - 03:45 PM
Putting the heart into Repton in Ashford by editor on Oct 08, 2018 - 01:30 PM
Unbelievable turnaround for Hawkinge Town after string of disappointing defeats by editor on Oct 08, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Port of Dover bosses make decision over new refrigerated cargo terminal in Dover by editor on Oct 08, 2018 - 10:05 AM
Kent management consultant believes he is winning battle with the 'Big Four' by editor on Oct 08, 2018 - 08:05 AM
Brothers jailed for total of 10 years after smuggling 22 stun guns into Port of Dover by editor on Oct 07, 2018 - 03:00 PM
Black History Month launched in Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on Oct 07, 2018 - 10:50 AM
Canterbury firefighters called to rubbish alight in Long Meadow Way garage by editor on Oct 07, 2018 - 08:50 AM
Tontine Street in Folkestone to be closed by editor on Oct 06, 2018 - 05:09 PM
Margate rider arrested as half mini-moto motorbike and part BMX bicycle seized over nuisance riding reports by editor on Oct 06, 2018 - 04:28 PM
Report cruel hare coursing appeal to Kent farmers by editor on Oct 06, 2018 - 11:52 AM
Council housing order protects Folkestone and Hythe 'cuckooing' victim from eviction by editor on Oct 06, 2018 - 09:55 AM
Campaigners claiming victory after the controversial ‘Welcome to Dover’ sign torn down by editor on Oct 06, 2018 - 09:00 AM
Police probe serious assaults and thefts by gang at Southbeats Music Festival near Hythe by editor on Oct 05, 2018 - 05:32 PM
Man held after stolen car and drugs seized in Ramsgate following police pursuit in Thanet by editor on Oct 05, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Ashford steps up battle against drugs with closure order of flat in Oak Tree Road by editor on Oct 05, 2018 - 12:35 PM
Is the Folkestone American Cousin still full of beans? by editor on Oct 05, 2018 - 10:35 AM
Canterbury Law Firm Manager raises vital funds for SNAAP disabled children's charity in Folkestone Rotary Half Marathon by editor on Oct 05, 2018 - 08:35 AM
Hammer-wielding Thanet Way robber jailed for more than four years by editor on Oct 05, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Watches and cash stolen in burglary at Christopher Bushell Way in Ashford by editor on Oct 04, 2018 - 04:00 PM
Home Office axes funding used to cut child gang and drug activity in Kent by editor on Oct 04, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Calls for outside lane HGV ban on 'dangerous' M20 through Kent by editor on Oct 04, 2018 - 11:50 AM
Computer-generated image of man issued after attack on Ashford shop with power tool by editor on Oct 04, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Coastbound M20 closed following serious collision near Maidstone by editor on Oct 04, 2018 - 07:31 AM
MP gets a grilling at Dover school by editor on Oct 04, 2018 - 06:20 AM
Police probing modern slavery arrest six in swoop on addresses in Folkestone, Dover and Lydd by editor on Oct 03, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Witness appeal following attempted distraction burglary in Broadstairs by editor on Oct 03, 2018 - 03:30 PM
New Police Cadets ready to make a difference across Kent by editor on Oct 03, 2018 - 01:50 PM
Company donates £500m to disability charity after direct appeal from Dover MP by editor on Oct 03, 2018 - 11:50 AM
Uncovering mysteries of bygone Folkestone at excavations on Morehall Recreation Ground by editor on Oct 03, 2018 - 08:40 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs seafront development and £750K Leas Lift restoration by editor on Oct 03, 2018 - 06:05 AM
Kent Police recover knives and make arrests as part of Operation Sceptre by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 07:48 PM
Man arrested in Thanet after drugs search warrant carried out in Athelstan Road Cliftonville by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 05:30 PM
Kent Police charge four with affray and weapons offences following incident near Dymchurch by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Not just for 'luvvies' - Original theatrical costume designs on show in Ramsgate by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 01:35 PM
Put a spring in your step this autumn with 'free' lunchtime concerts in Canterbury by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 11:25 AM
Teenager has wallet, bank card and bike stolen by gang of three near Sir John Fogge Avenue in Ashford by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 08:55 AM
Burglars fail in attempt to drag cash machine out of Dover supermarket by editor on Oct 02, 2018 - 06:15 AM
Hadlow man appears before court over murder of two women in Kent by editor on Oct 01, 2018 - 04:25 PM
Woman whose screams for help scared off would be robber in Whitstable has described suspect to police by editor on Oct 01, 2018 - 02:55 PM
Making Kent safer with first of many new Police Officers taking up duties by editor on Oct 01, 2018 - 11:55 AM
Out-muscled and outfought Hawkinge Town slump to third defeat in a row by editor on Oct 01, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Sparkling sea and sumptuous cakes proves a big draw in Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on Oct 01, 2018 - 07:26 AM