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News archive for March, 2019

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Appeal for help as Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh Foodbanks become increasingly vital for more Shepway residents by editor on Mar 31, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Competitors from across Folkestone and Hythe line-up for Lyminge Scouts' Race Night - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on Mar 31, 2019 - 01:15 PM
Painstaking research for Battle of Britain Memorial Trust near Folkestone confirms new pilot to join 'The Few' by editor on Mar 31, 2019 - 11:25 AM
Kent Police arrest man and woman in car park near Tenterden following assaults on two people by editor on Mar 31, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Canterbury school announces American singer Curtis Stigers to open 2019 St Edmund’s Festival by editor on Mar 31, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Man airlifted to London hospital after suspected stabbing in Herne Bay - UPDATE by editor on Mar 30, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Man is charged after allegations Kent Police officers were punched and pushed down flight of steps in Tunbridge Wells by editor on Mar 30, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Getting Creative at Quarterhouse in Folkestone by editor on Mar 30, 2019 - 01:30 PM
Thieves escape with around 40 canaries in raid on aviary in Ashford village by editor on Mar 30, 2019 - 11:05 AM
Volunteers Police Officers helping tackle drugs supply and knife crime in Maidstone by editor on Mar 30, 2019 - 08:50 AM
Staggering 2,000 cannabis plants discovered in Faversham by Kent Police by editor on Mar 29, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Folkestone & Hythe and Dover handed more government cash to tackle rough sleeping by editor on Mar 29, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Two arrests made after Police recover drugs in Margate by editor on Mar 29, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Folkestone residents could need earplugs after Network Rail warn of noisy nights ahead by editor on Mar 29, 2019 - 10:20 AM
One You community health and wellbeing shop in Ashford is on the move by editor on Mar 29, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Witnesses sought following burglary at Station Road West restaurant in Canterbury by editor on Mar 29, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How Can Technology Improve the Running of Your Business? by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 11:35 PM
What options did your East Kent MP support in Brexit indicative vote last night? by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 06:10 PM
Police hunt after takeaway driver assaulted and robbed in Canterbury by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Canterbury burglar who left fingerprints on tools facing nearly four years in jail by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Thanet PCSOs offer crime prevention advice to cycling youngsters in Margate by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 11:55 AM
Arrest made following reports of sexual assaults on two women in Ashford by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Double boost for Ashford dance company in bid for state-of-the-art purpose-built home by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 08:05 AM
'Brazen' Kent burglar jailed after CCTV cameras catch him red handed using stolen bank cards by editor on Mar 28, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Man jailed for eight years by Canterbury Court after attacking woman with hammer in Meopham by editor on Mar 27, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Kent Police charge four men with Canterbury shop burglary in St Dunstan's Street by editor on Mar 27, 2019 - 04:55 PM
Eight in court over alleged hacking of Kent firm by editor on Mar 27, 2019 - 01:18 PM
Woman reportedly punched and dragged by the hair in early-hours assault at Coombe Valley Road, Dover by editor on Mar 27, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Artists invited to take part in 'This Is Me' exhibition in Ramsgate by editor on Mar 27, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP voted for Commons to take control of parliamentary business today by editor on Mar 27, 2019 - 06:05 AM
6 Tips for Men Who Want to Upgrade Their Style by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Kent Police detectives arrest four over alleged immigration conspiracy by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Kent Police appeal over quad bike and power tools stolen from country park near Sandwich by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 04:03 PM
Dover MP slams M20 contraflow traffic 'solution' as Operation Brock is launched by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 12:05 PM
Busy Ashford underpass made 'much safer' with major revamp by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Margate Police leads - Medway follows in creation of multi-agency task force to help tackle violent crime by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Second man charged over multiple burglary investigation in East Kent by editor on Mar 26, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Detectives charge Ashford man with attempted murder by editor on Mar 25, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Rapid response from Kent Police sees four arrested in Dagenham after burglary in Canterbury today by editor on Mar 25, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Many reasons to declare Stream Clean in Folkestone village a success by editor on Mar 25, 2019 - 02:30 PM
History Expo in Folkestone raises hundreds of pounds for Dover Counselling Centre by editor on Mar 25, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Man suffers multiple facial injuries in assault outside pub in North Lane Canterbury by editor on Mar 25, 2019 - 10:03 AM
Dover and Deal MP to hold seventh annual Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair on Brexit Day! by editor on Mar 25, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Minibus reported stolen from Aylesham Road in Canterbury by editor on Mar 24, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Policing Minister confirms extra £3.5 million for Kent Police to manage EU Exit by editor on Mar 24, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Warning for people in Kent over fraudsters stealing hundreds of thousands of pounds posing as NCA officers by editor on Mar 24, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Dover Hill in Folkestone closed eastbound for roadworks on Monday by editor on Mar 24, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Rare visitor spotted near Dover chalk stream brings birdwatchers to Pencester Gardens by editor on Mar 23, 2019 - 03:30 PM
Man demands cash from elderly woman after entering her Canterbury Road Birchington home though unlocked door by editor on Mar 23, 2019 - 01:15 PM
Come and see iconic Cricket World Cup Trophy in Canterbury on its whistle-stop tour of England and Wales by editor on Mar 23, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Chocks away for 2019 opening of Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge by editor on Mar 23, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Snakes alive! Kent Police discover suspected drugs hide behind glass reptile tank by editor on Mar 22, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Huge community clean up in Canterbury nets a bag of cash! by editor on Mar 22, 2019 - 12:56 PM
Hawkinge Heroes - highlight of Town meeting by editor on Mar 22, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Folkestone ArtMarts set to return for 2019 by editor on Mar 22, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Kent Police alert residents after thieves steal fuel by drilling holes in tanks of parked cars by editor on Mar 22, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Early morning Police raids across Kent uncover, knives, drugs, a sword and a crossbow in Dover by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Ping Pong to be a permanent feature of shopping in Ashford town centre by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Looping the Loop returns to Thanet in April by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Yellow Mini Cooper driver sought after schoolboy cyclist injured in Margate collision by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Shepway derby sees Hawkinge Town come home with a draw against New Romney by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Knives, blades and a chainsaw recovered by Kent Police in proactive weapons sweep by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Dover Regatta 2019 aims to be the best yet say organisers by editor on Mar 21, 2019 - 06:20 AM
Brexit deadline approaching - how does it impact the GBP and what to do by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 11:35 PM
London drug dealer jailed for supplying Class A drugs to people in Canterbury by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 06:30 PM
'Frightening' rise sees Kent top the table for kids admitted to hospital for drink and drugs in South East by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Kent Police violent crime crackdown will see more 'Taser' trained officers on the streets by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Thoughtless dog owners in Canterbury warned 'we’re watching you!’ by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 10:31 AM
Folkestone and Hythe drivers warned - 'Ignore parking fines at your peril!' by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP comments transport delays on M20 are not just caused by strike action by editor on Mar 20, 2019 - 06:05 AM
How to Make a Success of a Manufacturing Business in the UK by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Life-size bronze statues worth tens of thousands of pounds stolen from garden in Canterbury by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Canterbury man remanded in custody to appear in court following multiple break-ins across East Kent by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Dover Port Project Manager Apprentice, Lucy nominated for important award by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 02:26 PM
Gongs handed out to community champions by Folkestone Mayor by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 12:35 PM
Police charge man over Maidstone murder by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Traffic diversions for two weeks expected as work begins on railway level crossing in Folkestone by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Police investigate an early morning sexual assault on a woman in Boundary Road Ramsgate by editor on Mar 19, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Police charge Maidstone man over New House Lane Canterbury burglary in May 2018 by editor on Mar 18, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Murder investigation launched after man found reportedly shot in Shepway area of Maidstone by editor on Mar 18, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Teenage boy arrested after a man injured and child threatened in Barham near Canterbury by editor on Mar 18, 2019 - 01:15 PM
Youth Conference in Dover to help keep young people safe by editor on Mar 18, 2019 - 12:05 PM
Former Mecca Bingo Hall site to create vibrant town centre in Ashford say planners by editor on Mar 18, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Did you see serious collision involving BMW and 13-year-old girl in Sutton Road Maidstone on Saturday? by editor on Mar 18, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Detectives issue e-fit of Whitstable burglary suspect after victim is 'punched' by editor on Mar 17, 2019 - 03:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe Council invests cash to cut street begging by editor on Mar 17, 2019 - 02:43 PM
Celebrating Ten Years of Primary Schools Maths Challenge in Folkestone by editor on Mar 17, 2019 - 12:50 PM
Man receives head and facial injuries after assault near Harbour Parade in Ramsgate by editor on Mar 17, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Will Ashford be getting a new multi-storey car park? by editor on Mar 17, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Heartless doorstep criminals in Kent rob man in his 90s by editor on Mar 16, 2019 - 04:35 PM
History in the making as 300 swimmers take part in Dover District Leisure Centre's first major Swimming Championship by editor on Mar 16, 2019 - 02:50 PM
Minimum living wage for workers at Kent district council soars to £9 an hour by editor on Mar 16, 2019 - 12:50 PM
Folkestone and Hythe LibDems and Greens agree election pact to fight Tories in May elections by editor on Mar 16, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe Council vows to crackdown on blight of anti-social behaviour across Shepway by editor on Mar 16, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Arsonist who set fire to his own home in Clarence Avenue, Margate is jailed by editor on Mar 15, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Kent man who repeatedly exposed himself in public is jailed by editor on Mar 15, 2019 - 04:05 PM
First Kent Farm Expo exceeds expectations at County Showground near Maidstone by editor on Mar 15, 2019 - 12:50 PM
Man in seventies threatened during burglary of expensive watches at a home in Westwell Ashford by editor on Mar 15, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Spotlight on GP services in Kent shows getting a doctor's appointment is the most challenging by editor on Mar 15, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Thieves lose out in bid to steal fruit machine from Brewer's Fayre pub in Margate by editor on Mar 15, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Council sets thousands of pounds aside for Summer Air Display in Folkestone by editor on Mar 14, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Dover man charged with arson after Tesco Express fire in Canterbury Road, Margate by editor on Mar 14, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Cherry trees add to the regeneration of churchyard at St Mary's in Ashford by editor on Mar 14, 2019 - 01:20 PM
Folkestone seafront patrols stepped up after 13 beach huts vandalised in last two weeks by editor on Mar 14, 2019 - 11:25 AM
Modern mobile phone technology and photographs bring the history of East Folkestone to life by editor on Mar 14, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Top name perfumes stolen in burglary at Debenhams in Folkestone by editor on Mar 14, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Are no win, no fee compensation claims a good idea? by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Police investigate after man in 60s discovered with serious head injury in Dover underpass by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 06:06 PM
Former police inspector from Kent jailed after travelling to meet child for sex by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 04:55 PM
Council demands owners of Leas Pavilion in Folkestone repair building or risk having to sell it by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 03:35 PM
Long queues of lorries forces Operation Stack to be put in place on M20 in Kent by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Prolific Maidstone offender who claimed he 'wore tights on his head to keep his hat on' is jailed over shop break-in by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Man driving tipper truck stolen from Ashford rams police car after travelling wrong way on M20 by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 08:20 AM
Taking ‘no deal’ Brexit off negotiating table would be a mistake believes Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Mar 13, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Husband of woman who went missing from Deal, Kent 20-years-ago is charged with her murder by editor on Mar 12, 2019 - 04:20 PM
£1.5m of investment through European Development Fund will help Folkestone businesses grow by editor on Mar 12, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Astor College art students in Dover working to keep young people safe by editor on Mar 12, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust highlight shifting views on sex for the over 45s by editor on Mar 12, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Dover and Deal MP to hold seventh annual Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair on Brexit Day! by editor on Mar 12, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Disqualified Kent driver who drove at over 100mph on the M2 is jailed by editor on Mar 12, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Appeal to walkers in Kent murder investigation of Sarah Wellgreen by editor on Mar 11, 2019 - 06:42 PM
Ashford man charged over Singleton pub assault by editor on Mar 11, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Folkestone Academy students' Marathon Radio Show raises over £1,000 for charities by editor on Mar 11, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Young Dover Council employee scoops Public Sector Apprentice of the Year by editor on Mar 11, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Teen carrying Taser arrested after 30-year-old man is assaulted in Whitstable by editor on Mar 11, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Dead Maze gives Canterbury City Council time to ponder over plans for new Dane John Gardens play area by editor on Mar 10, 2019 - 03:10 PM
Folkestone contractor chosen to build 65 homes in Harold Street Dover by editor on Mar 10, 2019 - 12:40 PM
Former Kent headteacher jailed over sexual abuse of two children by editor on Mar 10, 2019 - 09:49 AM
Storm force winds force closure of Dartford Bridge by editor on Mar 10, 2019 - 09:45 AM
Tourism Workshop plans for more growth in Dover visitor economy by editor on Mar 10, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Iconic Britpop band The Lightning Seeds to headline Ashford Create festival by editor on Mar 09, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Witnesses to violent attack and robbery in Margate park sought by Police by editor on Mar 09, 2019 - 12:35 PM
Suspected shoplifter charged over needle threat in Maidstone supermarket by editor on Mar 09, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Dover Council Tax - lowest in East Kent! by editor on Mar 09, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Deal man who made indecent comments in public to child in Canterbury is jailed by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Kent cat flap burglar jailed for five years by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 04:10 PM
Hawkinge Town succumb to Sidcup side in high scoring away defeat by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Dover remembers 193 lives lost in Zeebrugge ferry disaster 32-years-ago by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Proposed major shake-up to bin collections in Canterbury could take in Dover and Folkestone by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Driving home the message to keep Dover road verges rubbish free! by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 08:00 AM
Seven men from Essex charged over ATM thefts in Kent and the South East by editor on Mar 08, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Three teenagers held after man 'threatened with a knife' and robbed in Ashford by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Man charged with attempted robbery in Millmead Road Margate by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 04:50 PM
Police seize suspected cocaine and arrest two men in Ashford after following car to Norman Road by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 02:56 PM
Government has no Brexit impact assessment for sheep farming on Romney Marsh say Lib Dems by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 02:14 PM
Hawkinge Town book their place in the Cup semi-finals by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Kent musical tribute to Britain's Got Talent TV celebrity musician and dog lover by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Go Folkestone bring touch of spring to town by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Kent man jailed for life over Oxford Street terror attack plot by editor on Mar 07, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Freezing Orders for five bank accounts granted by Folkestone Magistrates Court in money laundering operation by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Two women report sexual assaults in Beaver Green area of Ashford by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Exciting £4.4 million plans for Victoria Park in Ashford revealed by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 02:25 PM
Property stolen by two masked men in frightening aggravated burglary at Broadstairs home by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Increasing concern as Kent Police appeal for help finding missing man from Margate - Update man found by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Extraordinary Thanet exhibition celebrates empowerment of women by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Investment targeted into Folkestone and Hythe is real vote of confidence says MP by editor on Mar 06, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Herne Bay man who threatened to kill pub staff with handful of steak knives is jailed for 30 months by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Legal closure order issued to protect tenants in Folkestone and Hythe Council block of flats from 'nightmare neighbour' by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Youth Conference in Dover to help keep young people safe by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Community Police Officers meet Thanet primary school pupils by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 12:20 PM
British Olympic Association Chairman unveils plaque to celebrate opening of Dover District Leisure Centre by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 10:20 AM
Kearsney Parks in Dover can inspire children with treasure trove of FREE teaching ideas by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 08:35 AM
More than £31,000 hidden in car at the Folkestone Channel Tunnel terminal seized by police by editor on Mar 05, 2019 - 06:05 AM
£1.3million for Kent to tackle gangs and youth violence by editor on Mar 04, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Folkestone chocolate robberies suspect to appear in court today by editor on Mar 04, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Kent Police appeal after gang attempt to rob man as he walks under railway bridge at Newtown Road, Ashford by editor on Mar 04, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Folkestone Finding Eanswythe project appealing for Cheriton farmland photos and 19th Century farmer's diary by editor on Mar 04, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Man suffers smoke inhalation following house fire in Hawkinge near Folkestone by editor on Mar 04, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Wi-Fi and computers expected to be down at Folkestone Library for days by editor on Mar 04, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Three teenage boys charged in connection with robbery in Kennington Ashford by editor on Mar 03, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Climate demonstration brings traffic to a standstill in Canterbury by editor on Mar 03, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Dover business owner suffering ill-health defrauded by trusted accountant by editor on Mar 03, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Are you a Kent resident with Lasting Power of Attorney due refund from £77m pot? by editor on Mar 03, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Herne Bay driver jailed after drugs and fatigue led to death of cyclist by editor on Mar 02, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Man injured with brick in early morning attempted robbery in Ashford by three boys aged between 10 and 15-years-old by editor on Mar 02, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Motorcyclist in 70s killed following crash on Old Thanet Way at Whitstable by editor on Mar 02, 2019 - 12:05 PM
CCTV appeal launched in Ashford, Romney Marsh, Marden and Dartford after residents lose £200,000 to rogue traders by editor on Mar 02, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Folkestone and Dover sixth formers shown how to identify risky behaviour and preventing abuse by editor on Mar 02, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Body found in search for missing Folkestone man by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 06:20 PM
Roof tiles stolen from Denton discovered in Canterbury by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Suspected burglar charged after purse stolen from house in Cliftonville Avenue, Ramsgate by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Folkestone and Hythe Council dips into its pockets to help fund pupils' safety workshops by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 12:20 PM
Bumper found after thieves fail to drag out forecourt cash machine with chain and hook in Paddock Wood by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Woman who ran unlicensed tattooing business in Folkestone is fined by magistrates by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Megger powers up new multi-million pound investment in Dover by editor on Mar 01, 2019 - 06:20 AM