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News archive for January, 2019

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February date set for opening of £26 million Dover Leisure Centre by editor on Jan 31, 2019 - 05:35 PM
Night of vandalism sees wing mirrors on 15 cars targeted in Aylesham near Dover by editor on Jan 31, 2019 - 03:35 PM
Hooded teenage gang steal bike from lone teenager in Margate park by editor on Jan 31, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Folkestone and Hythe council finally win fight to demolish building in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty near Lyminge by editor on Jan 31, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Dover district car park resurfacing will make great deal of improvement by editor on Jan 31, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Despicable distraction burglar in Canterbury targeted woman in her nineties by editor on Jan 31, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Lydd man charged with firearms offences in Folkestone by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Cash stolen during 'rare incident' at Margate High Street business by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Folkestone Fountain granted Grade II listed status by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Ramsgate man is jailed for unprovoked attack leaving victim with life changing injuries by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Well, well, well, we are the new Folkestone Champions! by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Hugo Boss designer watch reported stolen by two men and a woman in Dover street robbery by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP says if PM presents the same deal to parliament again - I will vote against it by editor on Jan 30, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Burglar jailed after jumping from bedroom window to escape arrest in Margate by editor on Jan 29, 2019 - 04:45 PM
Suspect charged over Dover robbery in New Street by editor on Jan 29, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Sneaky peek at soon to be opened £26m Dover Leisure Centre - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on Jan 29, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Man jailed after dealing heroin and cocaine in children’s play area in Canterbury by editor on Jan 29, 2019 - 10:59 AM
Just three more days remain to surrender guns and ammunition in Kent Police firearms amnesty by editor on Jan 29, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Margate man jailed over axe and golf club attack by editor on Jan 29, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Thieves target two cemeteries in Hawkinge and Cheriton, Folkestone by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Police launch investigation after woman dies after two-car crash on the A21 at Lamberhurst by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Funding secured for new three year project to support community in East Folkestone by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Plans to extend the Canterbury city centre pedestrian zone into St Margaret’s Street by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Forecasters warn of snow across Kent by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 01:39 PM
A Thanet thief who was chased and caught red-handed by PCSOs jailed for more than two years by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Sparkling symposium marks legacy of Folkestone football and WW1 hero Walter Tull by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 10:40 AM
London man charged over robbery at Hadfields Jewellers in Castle Street Canterbury by editor on Jan 28, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Money laundering suspects charged over £900K cash discovery at Folkestone Channel Tunnel by editor on Jan 27, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Folkestone marks Holocaust Memorial Day by editor on Jan 27, 2019 - 01:45 PM
Bishop of Dover announces three new Canons of Canterbury Cathedral by editor on Jan 27, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Calling all music artists for Ashford Create Festival 2019 by editor on Jan 27, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Lorry damaged after reported dispute between drivers in Bad Munstereifel Road Ashford by editor on Jan 27, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Michael Lake missing from Ashford - POLICE UPDATE by editor on Jan 26, 2019 - 10:23 PM
Maidstone man jailed over online grooming offences after Kent Police operation by editor on Jan 26, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Shhhh! Wickhambreaux School near Canterbury turns Wasteland into Wonderland by editor on Jan 26, 2019 - 01:40 PM
It's a First! £3,000 Community Housing Grant awarded under new Dover District Scheme by editor on Jan 26, 2019 - 11:45 AM
Don't miss new season of talks including 'The woman who flew 400 Spitfires during WW2' at Battle of Britain Memorial outside Folkestone by editor on Jan 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Sandwich man arrested after lorry crash on M2 near Faversham by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 06:25 PM
String of burglaries in Folkestone Dover and Ashford could be linked say Police by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 04:25 PM
PCC looking to enhance services in Kent for victims of crime and abuse by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Bishop of Dover launches new drop-in centre at St Michael’s to boost support for rough sleepers by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Police warn over spate of trailer thefts in Folkestone area by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Ambitious Margate wide programme of art and creativity to take place alongside Turner Prize 2019 by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 08:45 AM
'Prolific' burglar caught on camera forcing window of Ramsgate property with garden fork by editor on Jan 25, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Ferrets and dozens of birds stolen from East Kent villages of Stowting and Lyminge by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Dashcam footage sought after two vehicle crash in Radfall Road Canterbury by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Three people from Chilham ordered to pay more than £11,000 after failing to comply with Ashford council Enforcement Notice by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Necklaces, rings and a commemorative brooch stolen in Fleetwood Avenue Herne Bay burglary by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Planned road closure at Horn Street, Cheriton, Folkestone delayed for 'operational reasons' says Southern Water by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 10:58 AM
Young man dies after being hit by car on A2 near Dunkirk Canterbury by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Symposium seeks to discover inspirational Folkestone black footballer Walter Tull's legacy 100 years after his death by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Police join Ministry of Defence in Canterbury traffic offences purge by editor on Jan 24, 2019 - 06:25 AM
Folkestone man stopped on M20 at Ashford and arrested over possession of cocaine by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Dover district Police use new law to arrest man after he spat and assaulted officers in Deal by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Ashford hosts grand final of Spirit of Tryangle Awards for young people in Kent by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Did you see burglar make off with mobility scooter in Tenterden? by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 11:55 AM
New Dover District £25,000 Lotto launches on 29 January by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 10:11 AM
London man charged over drug offences in Canterbury by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP - Brexit backstop 'not a good example of taking back control' by editor on Jan 23, 2019 - 06:05 AM
UK manufacturing businesses need to think smart to scale up by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Sunlight shining on shaving mirror destroys bedroom in blaze at Woodchurch Ashford by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 06:10 PM
Man arrested following drugs search in Canterbury by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 02:10 PM
Incredible LEGO® creations go on show at The Beaney in Canterbury by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 11:55 AM
Man arrested following break-in at Whitstable business in Oxford Street by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 10:00 AM
After new wave of 'boat' migrants risking channel crossing Dover MP calls on Home Secretary Javid for cutters and aerial surveillance by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Did you witness knife-point robbery in 'Garden' off Castle Street in Canterbury? by editor on Jan 22, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Intruder breaks into Canterbury home in the middle of the day and forces 'shaken' occupant to hand over cash by editor on Jan 21, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Counter Terrorism Police make arrests at Port of Dover by editor on Jan 21, 2019 - 04:50 PM
Spate of burglaries in Thanet sets alarm bells ringing by editor on Jan 21, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Folkestone 'American Cousin' asks What's Not to Love About Britain? by editor on Jan 21, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Hawkinge Town through to cup quarter finals after fiery encounter with team from Gillingham by editor on Jan 21, 2019 - 11:44 AM
Motorists warned of 16 week closure to busy road between Folkestone and Hythe beginning today by editor on Jan 21, 2019 - 07:55 AM
CCTV appeal following burglary at Romney Place, Maidstone supermarket by editor on Jan 20, 2019 - 04:28 PM
Man rescued after falling 20 feet into gully behind shops in Sandgate Road Folkestone by editor on Jan 20, 2019 - 02:25 PM
BBC1 TV show features 81-year-old Dover farmer Di Smith by editor on Jan 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Longstanding Folkestone retailers closing and relocating by editor on Jan 20, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Young Police cadets raise over £1,100 to support Canterbury-based nursery by editor on Jan 20, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Appeal launched over pedestrian killed after being hit by car near Canterbury by editor on Jan 19, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Image released after woman in her 90s reported multiple visits to Ramsgate home from man who pushed her over and robbed her by editor on Jan 19, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Free poo bags in Dover to tackle 'dangerous' dog fouling and save up to £1,000 by editor on Jan 19, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Two charged in connection with estimated million-pound cannabis factory in Thanet by editor on Jan 19, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Plans given go-ahead for £650,000 Coachworks project in Ashford by editor on Jan 19, 2019 - 08:55 AM
East Kent Police probing multiple thefts and burglaries arrest four in Aylesham by editor on Jan 18, 2019 - 04:26 PM
Brutal attack reported in which man knocked to the ground and kicked in the face at Cliftonville Margate by editor on Jan 18, 2019 - 02:55 PM
Police urge Kent residents to hand over your guns! by editor on Jan 18, 2019 - 12:30 PM
£20,000 raised in record-breaking year for Christmas Tree Recycling Scheme in Ashford and Tenterden by editor on Jan 18, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Kent Police charge man with attempted murder of woman by editor on Jan 18, 2019 - 08:12 AM
Equine Crime Prevention event for horse owners and riders to be held in Thanet by editor on Jan 18, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Sarah Wellgreen murder suspect appears before Maidstone Crown Court by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 08:53 PM
Suspects flee after sheeting on one lorry was cut and machinery parts stolen from another in Ashford by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Efit issued following reported threats made during burglary in Woodfield Close Folkestone by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 04:30 PM
It's now child's play to report graffiti in Canterbury by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 02:16 PM
Dover and Deal primary school pupils outscoring peers across UK by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 12:30 PM
'Wicked fusion of chaabi, gnawa and jazz' at lunchtime concert in Canterbury by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Green Party candidates announced for Folkestone and Hythe Council elections - UPDATED 17 January 2019 by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Kent Police named the best force in the land by editor on Jan 17, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Detectives release gold and diamond jewellery images after burglary in Southwood Gardens, Ramsgate by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Kent Police appeal after thieves make off with cigarettes and charity boxes from wine store in Walmer by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 04:45 PM
Top Manager award fails to give 'kiss of death' to in form Hawkinge Town by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Kent Police detectives release images of jewellery stolen in Bethersden near Ashford burglary by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 01:25 PM
Satirical influences colour and inspire mosaics at Ramsgate gallery by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 11:30 AM
Cannabis plants seized following drugs search in Malmains Road Dover by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 09:55 AM
13-year-old girl charged in connection with Margate assault by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes there is still time to get the Brexit deal right by editor on Jan 16, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Did you see attempted robbery of cabbie in Herne Bay? by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Thieves threaten and demand cash during Dover burglary by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Ashford residents alerted by Police to be on their guard against cold callers by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Two charged over estimated million-pound cannabis find in Cliff Street Ramsgate by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Tourism spending in Folkestone and Hythe hits £252 million by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Man arrested - Ramsgate roads reopened after Explosive Ordnance Disposal team assessment by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 08:48 AM
Parking charges frozen for third year running in Dover by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Shock for suspected thief nabbed by Canterbury officers on duty inside unmarked police car he targeted by editor on Jan 15, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Ramsgate Leisure Centre set up for residents evacuated from their homes after MoD explosives team arrive on site by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 11:14 PM
Bomb squad called as homes are evacuated and streets closed in Ramsgate after discovery of suspicious materials by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 08:19 PM
Robbery at Maidstone town centre bookies - man charged by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 06:35 PM
Thousands in cash and class A drugs discovered during Dickens Avenue Canterbury house search by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 04:45 PM
Kent Police arrest two over damage at Lyminge churches by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 02:55 PM
Motorist travelling through the Port of Dover, to appear in court after two people found in boot of car by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 12:50 PM
'Humbling' Try Angle Award presented to 'selfless' Jack from Hawkinge at Folkestone and Hythe young peoples' awards evening by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Don't miss out! Kent libraries consultation has just two more weeks to run by editor on Jan 14, 2019 - 08:50 AM
'Class A' drugs arrest by officers patrolling in Folkestone by editor on Jan 13, 2019 - 12:35 PM
Kent Police and Crime Commissioner tackled over rural crime at meeting in Folkestone and Hythe village by editor on Jan 13, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Archbishop of Canterbury raises concern for Kent in event of 'no-deal' Brexit by editor on Jan 13, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Aladdins cave of hundreds of stolen items found in Northdown Road, Margate property by editor on Jan 12, 2019 - 04:25 PM
After scaffolding is erected at Folkestone Leas Lift, is renovation work about to begin? by editor on Jan 12, 2019 - 02:50 PM
Residents thanked for continued recycling efforts across Dover by editor on Jan 12, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Two metre long bronze hippo weighing nearly a tonne carried off by thieves in Tunbridge Wells by editor on Jan 12, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Ashford Council Cabinet passes 'first in Kent' undergraduate work placement and bursary scheme by editor on Jan 12, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone man killed in M20 crash near Channel Tunnel junction by editor on Jan 11, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Committed Folkestone and Hythe council staff raise thousands of pounds for good causes by editor on Jan 11, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Dover tourism is thriving in White Cliffs Country by editor on Jan 11, 2019 - 12:25 PM
London men arrested in layby on the A20 Ashford on suspicion of drugs offences by editor on Jan 11, 2019 - 10:20 AM
New Folkestone village post office to open 98 hours a week! by editor on Jan 11, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Disturbed burglars flee empty handed from Queens Road, Maidstone home by editor on Jan 11, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Delays after collision on M20 near Folkestone by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 08:01 PM
Police call off appeal for missing man from New Romney by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Kent Police investigate robbery in Maidstone shopping centre by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Four treated for smoke inhalation after fire in Wingham near Canterbury by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 01:55 PM
Visitor economy in Ashford surges to nearly £300 million by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 11:55 AM
Kent Police investigate after cash machine stolen from Lenham is dragged along Faversham Road to Doddington by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 09:55 AM
Household rubbish - lowest for more than ten years in Folkestone and Hythe by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Police review CCTV after thieves grab jewellery in Shaftesbury Avenue Folkestone break-in by editor on Jan 10, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Police in Dover hunt gang who threatened and robbed victim in London Road by editor on Jan 09, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Dover Winter Night Shelter supported with £10k district council grant by editor on Jan 09, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Kent Police appeal after two churches in Lyminge near Folkestone are attacked and vandalised by editor on Jan 09, 2019 - 12:10 PM
Threats and violence lands Dover man in jail by editor on Jan 09, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Police concern over missing man from New Romney by editor on Jan 09, 2019 - 07:05 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs Sajid Javid approach to migrant issue by editor on Jan 09, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Tips for Planning Your Perfect Beach Holiday by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Young driver who admitted drug driving and dangerous driving in Thanet is sentenced by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Kent Police appeal after man suffers serious injuries in four vehicle crash on A2 by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 04:50 PM
Got an idea or maybe a gripe? Folkestone and Hythe council wants to hear from you by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 02:55 PM
Just the time to protect your Christmas gifts and other valuables in Dover by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Probe launched after six Thanet industrial unit burglaries on just one night by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Thames Estuary wind turbines set to power Canterbury electric vehicle charging points by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Migrants spotted on Romney Marsh after empty inflatable boat washed up on beach near Dungeness by editor on Jan 08, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Sneaky strawberry blond distraction burglar reportedly makes off with hair straighteners, hairdryer and cash from Chichester Road Ramsgate home by editor on Jan 07, 2019 - 05:15 PM
Kent Police appeal after cyclist seriously injured in collision with white van near Maidstone by editor on Jan 07, 2019 - 03:25 PM
Ashford council prepares to adopt new Local Plan for next decade by editor on Jan 07, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Passenger seriously injured in London hospital after crash near Maidstone by editor on Jan 07, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Comedian Vic Reeves takes time out to visit Kent RNLI lifeboat crew volunteers in their busiest ever year by editor on Jan 07, 2019 - 08:50 AM
5 Tips on How Best to Manage Your Family Finances by editor on Jan 06, 2019 - 11:25 PM
Poor weather hampers Dungeness Lifeboat rescue of sick charter boat skipper by editor on Jan 06, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Bank cards, cash and watch stolen in burglary near Ashford by editor on Jan 06, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Swimming pool building destroyed in Romney Marsh blaze by editor on Jan 06, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Royal Navy ship arrives in English Channel in response to migrants crossing from France to Dover and Folkestone by editor on Jan 06, 2019 - 08:50 AM
Four Pieces of Tech Every Business Needs by editor on Jan 05, 2019 - 11:25 PM
Police hunt man who tried to grab woman's phone in St George's Lane Canterbury by editor on Jan 05, 2019 - 03:15 PM
E-fit released after Albion Place Hythe robbery and assault by editor on Jan 05, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Dover Chairman cuts the ribbon to launch cafe restaurant at end of the pier by editor on Jan 05, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Kent Police arrest driver following fatal collision in Tunbridge Wells by editor on Jan 05, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Important Legal Tips For Startup Businesses by editor on Jan 04, 2019 - 11:25 PM
Man assaulted in Dover after he tries to retrieve phone stolen by gang in Dour Street by editor on Jan 04, 2019 - 05:05 PM
Four arrested after drugs and stun gun seized in Maidstone by editor on Jan 04, 2019 - 03:30 PM
Have a say on the future of Sandgate in Folkestone by editor on Jan 04, 2019 - 12:15 PM
New Year, New You, New £26m Leisure Centre in Dover by editor on Jan 04, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Violent ex-boyfriend previously from Folkestone jailed for vicious attack on former partner by editor on Jan 04, 2019 - 07:45 AM
Kent man charged with murder of his brother remanded by court at Maidstone by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 06:14 PM
Thanet Council keen to seal deal at Port of Ramsgate with freight ferry operator before Brexit by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Thirty-two-years of service and Folkestone & Hythe councillor Rory Love receives OBE in New Year's Honours by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 01:45 PM
Two men held over illegal movement of migrants across the English Channel into UK by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Margate man charged with New Year's Eve attempted burglary in Donnahay Road in Ramsgate by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Celebration tinged with sadness as Lime Bar Café in Tontine Street Folkestone closes on New Year's Eve by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 08:15 AM
'Stabbing' victim makes his way to Margate hospital after serious assault near seafront by editor on Jan 03, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How to Maintain Your Health by editor on Jan 02, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Kent police arrest two men and woman after 'stabbing' in Ashford by editor on Jan 02, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Langton Green man to appear at Maidstone Crown Court tomorrow over Hadlow murder of brother by editor on Jan 02, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Kent Police search for two masked men after aggravated burglary in Ramsgate by editor on Jan 02, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Traffic to be delayed as two giant transformers are moved on A20, A259 and M20 from Dover to Folkestone village by editor on Jan 02, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Increased security leads migrants to take more desperate measures to enter UK says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jan 02, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Four 13-year-old girls arrested on suspicion of assault in Thanet supermarket car park by editor on Jan 01, 2019 - 05:03 PM
Residents evacuate building following bin chute blaze at Trove Court, Ramsgate by editor on Jan 01, 2019 - 03:17 PM
Bricks and rocks used to smash windows in spate of Canterbury burglaries by editor on Jan 01, 2019 - 01:55 PM
Man charged with murder of his wife in Maidstone appears in court on video link by editor on Jan 01, 2019 - 11:45 AM
High value Porsche 911Turbo sports car driven away after car key burglary at Whitstable home by editor on Jan 01, 2019 - 09:55 AM
NCA battle to thwart dangerous criminal attempts to funnel illegal immigrants into Dover and Folkestone by editor on Jan 01, 2019 - 08:25 AM