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News archive for February, 2019

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Police concern over missing Folkestone man last seen in Canterbury Road Hawkinge by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 08:34 PM
Stash of gold coins discovered close to Allington Castle near Maidstone by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 06:20 PM
Police seize hammer after man suffers head injury in Margate by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 03:50 PM
CCTV upgrade and town centre public access Wi-Fi for Dover district by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Clean-up crew chuffed over refurbishment of Deal and Dover Priory train stations by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Legendary musicians coming to Create Festival in Ashford by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Let’s discuss dementia at Canterbury get together by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Six jailed for attempting to smuggle migrants over Channel to Walmer, Dover in speedboat by editor on Feb 28, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Brave woman dog walker steps in to retrieve 'stolen' mountain bike from teenager with air weapon in Broadstairs park by editor on Feb 27, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Time to sign up for £46 garden rubbish collections in Dover by editor on Feb 27, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Tenants across Kent warned over bogus landlords in internet scam by editor on Feb 27, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Bigger than ever Southbeats Music Festival is back in Kent by editor on Feb 27, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Folkestone Finding Eanswythe project appealing for Cheriton farmland photos and 19th Century farmer's diary by editor on Feb 27, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP hoping for a Brexit deal before end of March by editor on Feb 27, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Nine new homes off Stour Street in Canterbury targeted by burglars in less than 48 hours by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Investigation launched into robbery and assault of boy in Kennington Ashford by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Start date set for £9.1 million multi-storey car park in Canterbury by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 01:50 PM
Update to Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate investigation into fatal shooting in Folkestone by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 12:20 PM
Cash discovered in van linked to Canterbury man to be returned to elderly rogue trader victims from West Kingsdown by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 11:30 AM
Exhibition by talented Folkestone artist captures changing landscapes and feel of Shepway by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 09:30 AM
Two injured after rubble is hurled from bridge at cars on A2 near Canterbury by editor on Feb 26, 2019 - 09:25 AM
Ministry of Defence and Kent Police warn off-road bikers to keep out of Canterbury Park or risk having motorcycles seized by editor on Feb 25, 2019 - 05:05 PM
Fatal shooting at Red Cow pub in Folkestone leads to second arrest by editor on Feb 25, 2019 - 03:20 PM
Dover and Deal MP to hold seventh annual Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair on Brexit Day! by editor on Feb 25, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Thieves use JCB digger to remove a cash machine from supermarket in Hopeville Avenue Broadstairs by editor on Feb 25, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Culmination of three-year £26m project sees Dover Leisure Centre open today by editor on Feb 25, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Unlock your potential and become a prospective councillor in Dover by editor on Feb 24, 2019 - 03:40 PM
Railway restoration group near Folkestone needs volunteers to help restore rare 'double deck' electric train by editor on Feb 24, 2019 - 01:25 PM
Man airlifted to London hospital after 'stabbing' in Barnes Way, Herne Bay by editor on Feb 24, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Win Rotten Ramsgate Tour listed in Kent Big Weekend Ballot! by editor on Feb 24, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Four men charged following loss of power at QEQM Hospital in Margate by editor on Feb 24, 2019 - 08:55 AM
How To Run A More Successful Business by editor on Feb 23, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Lucky escape for seven young people after bedroom engulfed by fire at Montford Close in Canterbury by editor on Feb 23, 2019 - 03:05 PM
Enthralling St Eanswythe exhibition opens at Sassoon Gallery in Folkestone - FEATURE by editor on Feb 23, 2019 - 01:05 PM
'FREE' parking spaces set to be created in Sandgate Folkestone by editor on Feb 23, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Canterbury man charged over burglary at BP service station on A2 at Harbledown by editor on Feb 23, 2019 - 08:50 AM
3 Ways to Humanise Your Business Brand by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Woman threatened with knife in Dover Road Folkestone Post Office raid by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 04:16 PM
Despite missing key players Hawkinge Town triumph in high scoring match by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 02:45 PM
Dog owners in Kent and South East urged to keep pets under control near livestock or risk £1,000 fine by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 12:51 PM
Successful Dover firm aim to double £60m turnover and hire 100 more workers by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 09:51 AM
Four men arrested after disruptive power cut at QEQM hospital in Margate by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Calls to help catch Romney Marsh fly-tipper blighting the countryside by editor on Feb 22, 2019 - 06:25 AM
A Brighter Smile: 5 Ways to Improve Your Dental Health by editor on Feb 21, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Generators stolen from Kent heritage railway station in Rolvenden by editor on Feb 21, 2019 - 07:10 PM
Four-by-four thieves fail to budge ATM from shop in Ashford Road High Halden by editor on Feb 21, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Man whose car was damaged as he drove suffers facial injuries after assault by group in Church Road, Sevington Ashford by editor on Feb 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Hundreds of thousands of pounds Brexit preparation cash handed to Folkestone & Hythe and Dover District Councils by editor on Feb 21, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Police make appeal after cash stolen from Broadstairs Post Office by editor on Feb 21, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Thieves target Enbrook Folkestone restaurant - but that was just for starters by editor on Feb 20, 2019 - 04:55 PM
Bid to ban people eating dogs in Britain backed by Dover MP by editor on Feb 20, 2019 - 03:37 PM
Passionate about your community? Find out how you can be a councillor in Folkestone and Hythe by editor on Feb 20, 2019 - 01:25 PM
Badger backing councillors welcome rejection of Sandgate Valley town houses plan in Folkestone by editor on Feb 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM
Dozens helped into work by FREE Dover Jobs Club by editor on Feb 20, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP pleased over £1.25million government grant for Otterpool Park by editor on Feb 20, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Man jailed after concerned taxi driver alerts police to sexual assault in Folkestone by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Two young men jailed in Young Offender Institution after vicious Boxing Day night-out attack in Dover by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 04:45 PM
Residents fear Folkestone and Hythe council will be pushing ahead with more parking charges by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 02:45 PM
Robber goes back for more in second raid on Margate High Street business? by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 12:25 PM
£1.4 million landscape restoration at Russell Gardens and Kearsney Abbey to create major tourist attraction in Dover by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Ashford council plan for huge solar farm could reap £7 million by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Deal man arrested in connection with attempted burglary in Dover by editor on Feb 19, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Armed Police rushed to Hythe after report of man with weapon by editor on Feb 18, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Cash stolen in betting shop robbery at Dane Valley Road, Margate by editor on Feb 18, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Blue badge discount now live in first two Canterbury ANPR car parks by editor on Feb 18, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Cheriton born WW1 ambulance man remembered at Folkestone Museum presentation by editor on Feb 18, 2019 - 11:55 AM
World-class Philharmonia Orchestra players to perform at FREE concert in Canterbury by editor on Feb 18, 2019 - 09:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe join with all Kent Councils to curb reckless driving on pavements by editor on Feb 18, 2019 - 07:45 AM
Kent firefighters to carry lifesaving toxic smoke escape hoods by editor on Feb 17, 2019 - 02:55 PM
Monk donates cash to Salvation Army in Folkestone for helping rough sleepers by editor on Feb 17, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Clash of migrant supporters and anti-migrant crossings group fails to materialise in Folkestone Town Centre by editor on Feb 17, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Frightening number of firearms and ammunition handed in to Kent Police by editor on Feb 16, 2019 - 03:30 PM
Police hunt after glass is smashed by man in Herne Bay hurling wheelbarrow at greenhouse by editor on Feb 16, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Kent County Council approves its 'Billion Pound Budget' for 2019/20 by editor on Feb 16, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Former taxi driver fined for failing to disclose information to Folkestone and Hythe District Council by editor on Feb 16, 2019 - 08:55 AM
CCTV issued following burglary in Sandgate Road Folkestone by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 06:20 PM
E-fit of man released after detectives investigate reported assault and blackmail in Margate by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Matt's cash injection helps to divert more young people in Kent from a life of drugs, exploitation and crime by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Folkestone man charged with grievous bodily harm by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Will Folkestone & Hythe be the only Kent local authority with council tax rise below inflation? by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Ambitious Margate wide programme of art and creativity to take place alongside Turner Prize 2019 by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Heathwatch encourage people to continue to share experience of East Kent Hospitals despite 'inadequate' CQC rating by editor on Feb 15, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Herne Bay man caught wielding knives in public and kicking Police officer is jailed by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Man charged over multiple of robberies, thefts and possession of a bladed article at Folkestone stores by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 03:55 PM
A 'step closer' for Folkestone and Hythe £2.8bn Flagship Community says Monk by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 01:55 PM
Hawkinge Town earn valuable away point against strong second placed Bromley side by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 12:05 PM
MP Charlie urges Prime Minister to hand Dover and Deal a Brexit boost by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Vegan clash over 'scary' visions of farming’s future in Kent by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone businesses in Cheriton urged to step up security after spike in burglaries by editor on Feb 14, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Canterbury man and 15-year-old boy arrested in city on suspicion of human trafficking and drugs offences by editor on Feb 13, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Jail for Ramsgate sex offender who made indecent images of children by editor on Feb 13, 2019 - 04:45 PM
Pet owners warned to keep dogs under control after three cases of sheep worrying on land near Folkestone by editor on Feb 13, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Dover 'jewel in the crown' building restoration plans sees lead design team appointment by editor on Feb 13, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Detectives probe three assaults against women outside Ramsgate pub by editor on Feb 13, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP says 50mph speed limit on M20 is not ideal as contingency work for no deal Brexit begins by editor on Feb 13, 2019 - 06:05 AM
5 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Home for Spring by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Man held in custody over reported string of shoplifting offences in Folkestone by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Cash stolen from amusements arcade in Margate High Street by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 04:55 PM
Residents wake up to discover suspected burglar in their Margate home by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 02:55 PM
Council shares ideas for former Mecca site in Ashford town centre by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Setting sail on a year of discovery from Dover Cruise Port by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Murder in Maidstone - London man charged by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Hundreds of cannabis plants discovered growing in tents at detached house in Herne Bay by editor on Feb 12, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Organised crime leads to Kent Police crackdown on poaching of fresh water fish worth up to £10,000 each by editor on Feb 11, 2019 - 07:11 PM
Don't suffer in silence - have your say on proposed NHS urgent treatment centres in east Kent in Canterbury by editor on Feb 11, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Kent and Essex detectives continue to question two people from London over suspected murder in Maidstone by editor on Feb 11, 2019 - 02:35 PM
Port community fund project boosts healthy eating in Dover by editor on Feb 11, 2019 - 12:10 PM
Kent Police launch murder investigation after man dies in Maidstone by editor on Feb 11, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Plan approved for 180 more police officers across Kent by editor on Feb 10, 2019 - 02:25 PM
Two men charged after cash machine damaged in Ashford store by editor on Feb 10, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Search for driver after Police pursuit from Ramsgate ends up with partly submerged car in Oare Creek near Faversham by editor on Feb 10, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Council recruiting apprentices to join its National Lottery Heritage Fund project at the Kearsney Dover by editor on Feb 10, 2019 - 09:00 AM
A20 Roundhill Tunnels at Folkestone reopen after emergency repairs by editor on Feb 09, 2019 - 07:18 PM
Police find large bag of cannabis bud after van is pulled over in Folkestone by editor on Feb 09, 2019 - 03:50 PM
Police in Ramsgate arrest man following serious seafront assault by editor on Feb 09, 2019 - 01:50 PM
Healthy Communities Programme to Launch at New Leisure Centre in Dover by editor on Feb 09, 2019 - 11:50 AM
A20 at Hawkinge Folkestone to remain closed for emergency repairs until Saturday afternoon by editor on Feb 09, 2019 - 09:19 AM
Innovative Kent Nursing Academy welcomes its first students by editor on Feb 09, 2019 - 09:00 AM
How to Live With A Health Condition by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Police assisted by MoD explosives team seize car after cash machine raid at Co-op store in Ashford - UPDATE - six arrests by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Elderly residents urged to be alert after reports of rogue traders knocking on doors in Thanet by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Let’s discuss dementia at Canterbury get together by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Man arrested after £100,000 seized from van at Dover docks by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Kent tops table for alcohol-related hospital admissions according to Public Health England report by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 08:40 AM
Increased police powers to deal with illegal traveller camps welcomed by Kent and South East farmers and landowners by editor on Feb 08, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Thieves escape with cash machine from supermarket in Ashford by editor on Feb 07, 2019 - 06:05 PM
Car smashes through barrier and plunges down cliff at seafront in Ramsgate by editor on Feb 07, 2019 - 03:55 PM
New fire station in Ramsgate open for business by editor on Feb 07, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Thief puts lives at risk after medical equipment is stolen from Lydd on Romney Marsh by editor on Feb 07, 2019 - 10:40 AM
MP Charlie sinks 'delicious' local pint at beer fest in Dover by editor on Feb 07, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Cars and trailer carrying £1,000 worth of fuel seized at Folkestone service station by editor on Feb 07, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How To Start A Business On A Budget by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Two men arrested and baseball bat, mallet and golf club seized after reported aggravated burglary in Canterbury by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 06:20 PM
Three cars reported stolen following car key burglaries in Romney Marsh and Ashford by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Fundraising Curry Evening held in Folkestone for 5-year-old Maya Nash who suffers from rare form of cancer by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Kent Police appeal after theft of tools from Bethersden near Ashford by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Made in Ramsgate 'Arty Crafty' show returns this weekend by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Seizure of hundreds of cannabis plants from warehouse in Dover will have significant impact on the supply of illegal drugs say Police by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 07:25 AM
Important to retain Accident and Emergency services in Ashford after consultation says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Feb 06, 2019 - 06:05 AM
What To Do If You Aren’t Satisfied At Work by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Three men arrested on suspicion of rape in Dover by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 06:52 PM
High value Breitling and Rolex watches stolen during burglary near Canterbury by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Folkestone pupils swap classroom for chamber by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Man arrested after £10,000 discovered in shampoo bottles at Channel Tunnel in Folkestone by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 12:05 PM
World-class Philharmonia Orchestra players to perform at FREE concert in Canterbury by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Chihuahua cross dies after attack by two dogs in Ashford playing field by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Victim in 70s remains in hospital after he was kicked and punched while walking along Borough in Canterbury by man wearing Cossack hat by editor on Feb 05, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Kent Police push the message 'No consent means no sex!' by editor on Feb 04, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Police appeal for witnesses and dash cam footage after two car crash at Upstreet near Canterbury by editor on Feb 04, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Anglo-Saxon Candlemas concert enthrals congregation at Folkestone Parish Church by editor on Feb 04, 2019 - 11:50 AM
Official figures show 55% drop in rough sleepers in Canterbury by editor on Feb 04, 2019 - 09:55 AM
Cooking competition Kent is Delicious is back for the eighth year! by editor on Feb 04, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Driver seriously injured after car smashes into tree at Dunkirk near Canterbury by editor on Feb 03, 2019 - 04:07 PM
Will Canterbury City be granted a Village Green to protect future development? by editor on Feb 03, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Canterbury photographer wins top prize in CLA competition by editor on Feb 03, 2019 - 01:10 PM
Phase two of Dover council's £1M Deal Pier Renovations gets set for launch by editor on Feb 03, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Emergency services fly rainbow flag in Canterbury for LGBT+ History month 2019 by editor on Feb 03, 2019 - 09:15 AM
Arrests made after birds stolen from Folkestone found in Ashford by editor on Feb 02, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Cutting edge of luxury accommodation on site of former saw mill in Ashford by editor on Feb 02, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Revelation Ashford and Loveashford’s Film Club get together for 50p spectacular half-term double bill by editor on Feb 02, 2019 - 12:10 PM
Council secures court order to tackle drug issues at property in Oak Tree Road, Ashford by editor on Feb 02, 2019 - 10:20 AM
Former Folkestone ferry could return as preservation group are ready to bid at auction by editor on Feb 02, 2019 - 08:57 AM
'Very dangerous' Kent man jailed for 22 years after brutal hammer attack on woman of 71 in Whitstable by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 06:05 PM
Kent Police allow residents extra time to hand in illegally held guns and ammunition by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 04:45 PM
Two more stolen caravans recovered by Police in Folkestone by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 02:35 PM
Canterbury to spend £800K to protect city centre against possible terrorist attack by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Man robbed in North Street Ashford by five men in red car by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Shivering Ship in the Harbour landlady hands over charity cash from Folkestone Boxing Day Dip by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Two teenagers arrested in connection with serious assault of man in 40s in Tannery Lane Ashford by editor on Feb 01, 2019 - 06:15 AM