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News archive for May, 2019

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Ashford man jailed for 9 years over attempted stabbing of police officer with 11 inch knife by editor on May 31, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Man in 60s treated in hospital after vicious street assault in Ramsgate Road, Margate by editor on May 31, 2019 - 03:55 PM
New team member at Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone has unique link to the Few by editor on May 31, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Shock over sudden death of Ashford 'perfect gentleman' councillor by editor on May 31, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Dover plays its part supporting armed forces in the district by editor on May 31, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Create countdown to Lightning Seeds at massive FREE music festival in Ashford by editor on May 31, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Suspected shop burglar chased by bystanders in Dover village by editor on May 31, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Puffin Crossing plans for Alkham Road in Dover by editor on May 30, 2019 - 08:57 PM
Teenager charged after search warrant executed in Roper Road, Canterbury by editor on May 30, 2019 - 07:25 PM
Suspected Dover cash register robber remanded in custody after court appearance by editor on May 30, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Whitby's loss is Folkestone Fishing Museum's gain by editor on May 30, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Dog wakes up burglary victims at Colton Crescent home in Dover by editor on May 30, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Journey will bring people across the Diocese of Canterbury closer together by editor on May 30, 2019 - 10:15 AM
FREE expert help to claim Universal Credit for Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh residents by editor on May 30, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Bank card security warning after elderly New Romney man is robbed TWICE in one day! by editor on May 30, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Detectives investigate after fuel tank stolen from firm in Millennium Way Broadstairs by editor on May 29, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Men reported with weapon assault and rob shop worker in Aylesford Place, Ashford by editor on May 29, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Raising The Bar - Dover Town Centre Business Grants Continue To Support Local Businesses by editor on May 29, 2019 - 02:25 PM
30th anniversary of the Merchant Navy Association commemorated in Dover by editor on May 29, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Children in Dover, Deal and Herne Bay to benefit from police cash donations by editor on May 29, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Doorstep Lego seller allegedly steals handbag from Canterbury property in Reed Avenue by editor on May 29, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Theresa May's departure gives us opportunity to reset Brexit negotiations says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on May 29, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Police arrest man in Dover after fracas in Pencester Gardens sees four injured and two men treated in hospital for facial injuries by editor on May 28, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Two men charged and remanded to appear at Canterbury Crown Court over Channel Tunnel firearms seizure by editor on May 28, 2019 - 03:50 PM
Make someone's day! Do you know a young person in Kent who really tries to do their best? by editor on May 28, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Bumper to bumper cars as top Kent comic Vic opens biggest ever Classic Motor Show in Walmer - PHOTO GALLERY by editor on May 28, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Green Party electric campaign bus visit to Ramsgate thwarted by lack of charging points in East Kent by editor on May 28, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Kent County Council decision to spend £250,000 fighting fly-tipping welcomed by rural landowners and businesses by editor on May 28, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Folkestone and Hythe high-tech lifeline helps keep people safe in their homes by editor on May 28, 2019 - 06:30 AM
Child on push-along scooter seriously injured in collision with Nissan Qashqai in Aylesham, Dover by editor on May 27, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Dover calling for Scarlet Lady - It's official! by editor on May 27, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Two men arrested after man allegedly seen with hand saw during fracas in Margate by editor on May 27, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Showing the way ahead in White Cliffs Country with New Days Out in Dover, Deal and Sandwich by editor on May 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Man arrested following fatal crash near Maidstone by editor on May 26, 2019 - 08:18 PM
Arsonist sentenced to life imprisonment for West Malling murder by editor on May 26, 2019 - 04:40 PM
Rock'n'Rolls-Royces at D-day event near Folkestone by editor on May 26, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Re-launch of Ashford gardening competition expected to give the town a 'blooming good show' by editor on May 26, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Suspected class A drugs seized from property in Roper Road Canterbury by editor on May 26, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Town Council in Hawkinge sets up public meeting over changes to community centre trustees and traveller community encampments by editor on May 26, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Shakespeare lovers to be treated to live performance of Romeo and Juliet in Folkestone village church by editor on May 25, 2019 - 02:45 PM
Kent volunteers recycle more than a million coffee pods to support Kent Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance save lives by editor on May 25, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Help police trace last movements of man found dead in Dover by editor on May 25, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Assault, burglary and criminal damage to Folkestone home lands man in jail by editor on May 24, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Police clampdown on suspects linked to county lines leads to 13 arrests in Canterbury, Ramsgate and Medway by editor on May 24, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Man charged after suspected stolen vehicles seized from car transporter at Dover Port by editor on May 24, 2019 - 02:20 PM
FREE Dover Park and Ride round trip service launched for visitors to Kearsney Parks by editor on May 24, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Country Land and Business Association with many members in Kent responds to Prime Minister’s resignation by editor on May 24, 2019 - 11:06 AM
Ashford tenants to benefit from £25 million contract with international maintenance and repairs company by editor on May 24, 2019 - 08:45 AM
'Despicable' distraction burglar from Maidstone who pretended to be a plumber jailed for 9-years by editor on May 24, 2019 - 06:15 AM
'Sting in its tail' amnesty offered to Kent tenants cheating the system by editor on May 23, 2019 - 05:40 PM
Police appeal after 19-year-old biker seriously injured colliding with chalk bank near Maidstone by editor on May 23, 2019 - 02:45 PM
Calls for compulsory cat microchipping in Kent and South East from Cats Protection by editor on May 23, 2019 - 12:05 PM
Folkestone brewery and bakehouse benefits from Folkestone Community Works programme grant by editor on May 23, 2019 - 09:27 AM
Folkestone and Boulogne action packed activities during the Tall Ships project by editor on May 23, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Folkestone Academy pick up two prestigious radio and audio awards at BBC Broadcasting House in London by editor on May 22, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Folkestone sex offender back in prison after trying to meet with boys by editor on May 22, 2019 - 03:55 PM
New Chairman takes seat on Dover District Council by editor on May 22, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Extinction Rebellion protest blockades approach to Canterbury West Rail Station by editor on May 22, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Dover villagers' memorial unveiling remembers WW2 American Flying Fortress bomber crash-landing in St Margaret's by editor on May 22, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Dementia research is calling out for more Kent volunteers by editor on May 22, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes regeneration of Dover Road and Tontine Street area will deter crime by editor on May 22, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Dover mum forced to act like a drugs mule to help 9-year-old daughter obtain medication claims MP by editor on May 21, 2019 - 06:25 PM
Kent Police charge county lines suspect over Sheerness drugs supply by editor on May 21, 2019 - 03:50 PM
Gate installed in William Street, Herne Bay to keep shoppers safe from drivers ignoring pedestrian zone signs by editor on May 21, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Record-breaking international rugby star to speak at Battle of Britain Memorial at Capel-le-Ferne near Folkestone by editor on May 21, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Museum hosts sparkling insight on history of Folkestone churches in 1875 by editor on May 21, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Ramsgate man arrested following 'upskirting' offences reported in Canterbury stores by editor on May 21, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Raft of activities for residents in East Kent affected by Dementia by editor on May 21, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How Does Testosterone Influence Social Interaction and Athleticism by editor on May 20, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Maidstone man charged over attempts to bite Police officers by editor on May 20, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Record weekend for migrants prompts angry outburst from Dover and Deal MP by editor on May 20, 2019 - 05:50 PM
Plain clothes Kent Police officers arrest knife man in Tunbridge Wells after local events banners slashed and torn down in the town by editor on May 20, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Thieves escape with cash machine stolen from Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre in Gillingham by editor on May 20, 2019 - 02:35 PM
Two men charged over attempted theft from Paddock Wood cashpoint by editor on May 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Kent Police officers arrest man and woman following serious collision within M2 services area near Gillingham by editor on May 20, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Extinction Rebellion climate change campaigners spreading the word at second meeting in Folkestone by editor on May 20, 2019 - 09:20 AM
Chance for people in Kent to help save lives by taking part in clinical trials by editor on May 20, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Two die in Romney Marsh tragedy after car crashes into river off Dengemarsh Road by editor on May 19, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Arrest made after assault and robbery in Ashford underpass which left young victim needing hospital treatment by editor on May 19, 2019 - 02:20 PM
HRH Prince Edward becomes Appeal Patron for Kent military charity in Canterbury by editor on May 19, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash with car adjacent to Sutton Road in Maidstone by editor on May 19, 2019 - 11:00 AM
FREE Dover Park and Ride round trip service launched for visitors to Kearsney Parks by editor on May 19, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Dover and Deal MP holds urgent talks over precarious future of £9.5million Kent Mining Museum by editor on May 18, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Man charged for knife offences and robberies in Margate and Westgate by editor on May 18, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Court order issued to tackle drug dealing at Park Place, Ashford property in anti-social behaviour crackdown by editor on May 18, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Seven years in jail for cycling Folkestone knife man after litany of shop thefts by editor on May 18, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Man who caused death of brother in Hadlow is jailed by editor on May 17, 2019 - 08:05 PM
Canterbury trial date set for man accused of murdering former wife 20 years ago by editor on May 17, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Something exotic for the weekend in Tenterden by editor on May 17, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Kent Police appeal for dash cam footage after motorcyclist dies on A2 near Dartford by editor on May 17, 2019 - 12:55 PM
£500,000 funding secured for rough sleeping centre in Ramsgate by editor on May 17, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Apprentices take centre stage at Kearsney parks restoration in Dover by editor on May 17, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Much flag waving for stunning Thanet beaches by editor on May 17, 2019 - 06:15 AM
7 Ways to Bring More Light into a Room by editor on May 16, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Folkestone Police probe suspicious wheelie bin fire in Brockman Road Cheriton by editor on May 16, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Kent Roller Disco returns to Hawkinge Community Centre on Friday - so get your skates on! by editor on May 16, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Rural landowners' association calls for stiffer flytipping penalties from Kent councils after shocking revelation by editor on May 16, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Kent stalker jailed for targeting woman in Sheppey by editor on May 16, 2019 - 12:49 PM
Three times a winner for Canterbury seaside towns by editor on May 16, 2019 - 10:38 AM
Police treating two Folkestone street robberies as linked by editor on May 16, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Stop and search in Maidstone leads to knife seizure and arrest of suspected thief by editor on May 16, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Canterbury City Council set to run Christmas Ice Rink after last year's failure by editor on May 15, 2019 - 08:05 PM
Kent Rural Task Force make arrest after second lead theft from church near Maidstone by editor on May 15, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Environment Agency get to the bottom of poor water quality at Enbrook Stream in Folkestone by editor on May 15, 2019 - 02:30 PM
'Big Yellow' turns heads as it arrives at Folkestone Museum by editor on May 15, 2019 - 12:30 PM
CCTV released after gold necklace and bracelet stolen from Herne Bay jewellers by editor on May 15, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Three arrested following fraud of thousands of pounds in Faversham by editor on May 15, 2019 - 07:55 AM
'Changing Lives' report partly motivated by much of the excellent work in Folkestone and Hythe says MP Damian Collins by editor on May 15, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Just moved in? What to replace and what to keep by editor on May 14, 2019 - 11:35 PM
More witnesses urged to come forward after indecent exposure arrest in Ashford by editor on May 14, 2019 - 11:45 AM
TV personality helps raise thousands of pounds for Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone by editor on May 14, 2019 - 09:30 AM
Sign of the times as Canterbury strives to be first Makaton-friendly city in the world by editor on May 14, 2019 - 07:30 AM
How To Elevate Your Company’s Marketing Strategies by editor on May 13, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Suspected drunk driver charged over assault on Kent Police officer by editor on May 13, 2019 - 07:29 PM
Kent charity needs your help to cover vets bills after cat used as an air gun target by editor on May 13, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Dover and Deal MP slams Home Office and warns of a tragedy after latest migrant crossings by editor on May 13, 2019 - 02:10 PM
Archbishop of Canterbury heaps praise on retiring Bishop of Dover by editor on May 13, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Get your skates on! Kent Roller Disco returns to Hawkinge Community Centre by editor on May 13, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Games consoles and headphones stolen from Thanet home at Ryder's Avenue in Westgate by editor on May 13, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Three people arrested following early morning suspected stabbing in Ramsgate by editor on May 12, 2019 - 04:13 PM
Survey underway to help Canterbury City Council delve into shopping habits across the district by editor on May 12, 2019 - 02:50 PM
Council hands out cash for Dover chippie spruce up by editor on May 12, 2019 - 12:50 PM
Calls on councillors to tackle KCC over 'leaky library' in Folkestone by editor on May 12, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Dover and Deal MP helps volunteers create community hub at railway station to tackle antisocial behaviour by editor on May 12, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Property Inspections Are A Great Idea when Selling Your Home by editor on May 11, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Hawkinge councillors look into reports of travellers' encampment off Aerodrome Road by editor on May 11, 2019 - 07:59 PM
Ramsgate man charged in connection with string of Bank Holiday burglaries in Thanet, Whitstable, Herne Bay and Canterbury by editor on May 11, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Kent residents beware! Rogue traders could be deliberately damaging your roof by editor on May 11, 2019 - 02:10 PM
Hundreds of students gather to hear about the dangers of knife crime, drugs and gangs at Folkestone conference by editor on May 11, 2019 - 12:15 PM
People in Kent warned over phone fraudsters after elderly man tricked into handing over cash to bogus police officers by editor on May 11, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Hawkinge Town Council in process of evicting travellers from open space off Haven Drive by editor on May 11, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Tips for Surviving a HMRC Tax Investigation by editor on May 10, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Knives and drugs seized after King Street stop and search in Maidstone by editor on May 10, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Ashford businesses alerted over spate of fake £50 notes by editor on May 10, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Watches and jewellery stolen from house in All Saints Avenue, Margate by editor on May 10, 2019 - 12:50 PM
Dover based motorcycling project which transforms teenagers' lives receives backing from world-renowned UK firm by editor on May 10, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Arrests made in connection with string of Bank Holiday burglaries in Thanet and east Kent by editor on May 10, 2019 - 08:20 AM
Three arrested after road rage incident in Folkestone following reported collision near Churchill Avenue by editor on May 10, 2019 - 06:15 AM
5 Easy Ways to Save Hundreds of Pounds Online by editor on May 09, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Man and two women sought after necklace stolen from Herne Bay jewellers by editor on May 09, 2019 - 07:35 PM
Remorseful teenagers who vandalised cricket pavilion near Maidstone return to make amends by editor on May 09, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Two men arrested after drugs and phones thrown into Maidstone Prison by editor on May 09, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Folkestone West Controlled Parking Zone proposal to include Eversley Way by editor on May 09, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Youngsters getting arty at Conningbrook Lakes in Ashford by editor on May 09, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Town Council in Hawkinge sets up public meeting over traveller encampments and changes to community centre trustees by editor on May 09, 2019 - 09:35 AM
Undergraduate work placement and bursary scheme launched by Ashford Borough Council by editor on May 09, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Eleven businesses targeted by burglars in Thanet and surrounding area over May Bank Holiday could be linked say police by editor on May 09, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Police recover more than £2million under Proceeds of Crime Act from criminals and suspects in Kent by editor on May 08, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Two charged after Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate search business premises and uncovers counterfeit currency by editor on May 08, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Kent County Council pledges Quex Park Thanet festival cash for people with disabilities by editor on May 08, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Five days of delays for drivers expected at Radnor Cliff in Folkestone whilst road is resurfaced by editor on May 08, 2019 - 12:20 PM
Firearm seized after motorist stopped in Thanet by editor on May 08, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Dangerous driver who left scene of accident admits seriously injuring woman in Gillingham by editor on May 08, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP sorry to see some councillors lose seats for reasons outside of their control by editor on May 08, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Police appeal after two men reportedly sexually assault woman jogger in Tovil area of Maidstone by editor on May 07, 2019 - 06:15 PM
Crack cocaine seizure in Maidstone sees drug dealer with samurai sword jailed by editor on May 07, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Another new broom for Hawkinge Community Centre as Folkestone Sports Trust takes over by editor on May 07, 2019 - 01:29 PM
Kent firefighters shine a spotlight on Dementia Action Week by editor on May 07, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Appeal launched after motorcyclist from Maidstone area seriously injured in three bike crash at Tonbridge by editor on May 07, 2019 - 10:17 AM
Protection of police drivers from investigation and potential prosecution welcomed by Police and Crime Commissioner by editor on May 07, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Kent Police appeal after driver in Gillingham leaves scene before emergency services arrive to treat pedestrian for serious back injury by editor on May 06, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Night of vandalism as a dozen windscreens of cars parked in quiet street at Lydd Romney Marsh are smashed by editor on May 06, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Folkestone to commemorate Normandy D-Day landings at Annual Service of Remembrance by editor on May 06, 2019 - 11:45 AM
Come and see iconic Cricket World Cup Trophy in Canterbury on its whistle-stop tour by editor on May 06, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Herne Bay driver who ran away and left friend fighting for her life after crash is jailed by editor on May 05, 2019 - 04:10 PM
Post Office targeted twice in a week as string of east Kent shops broken into in recent days by editor on May 05, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Stunning Elwick Place in Ashford recognised by leading architectural awards by editor on May 05, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Shortlist announced for prestigious Turner Prize 2019 to be held in Margate - PHOTOS by editor on May 05, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Kent firefighter recruits to climb Everest equivalent for charity by editor on May 05, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe Council Leader clings onto Hawkinge Town Council seat by just four votes by editor on May 04, 2019 - 05:06 PM
Two men charged over stabbing at Hever Place in Canterbury by editor on May 04, 2019 - 04:20 PM
Explosives dog that protected The Queen retires from Kent Police by editor on May 04, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Kent firefighters 'shout' after handbag catches fire in Deal by editor on May 04, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Faulty fridge thought to be cause of 'substantial' midnight kitchen blaze in Sturry near Canterbury by editor on May 04, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Canterbury jewellery robber jailed for 12 years after 'brazen burglary' - VIDEO by editor on May 04, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Office Design Tips for Happier Employees by editor on May 04, 2019 - 12:35 AM
Fourth person charged over Maidstone murder by editor on May 03, 2019 - 06:20 PM
Margate murderer sentenced to life in prison by editor on May 03, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Hythe goes Green as voters turn their back on Tories by editor on May 03, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Knives seized after police patrols stop and search Maidstone woman by editor on May 03, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Days are numbered for travellers' encampment at The Mound in Hawkinge by editor on May 03, 2019 - 11:33 AM
Hawkinge re-elects all three North Downs East Tories but Conservatives lose overall control of Folkestone and Hythe District Council by editor on May 03, 2019 - 09:44 AM
Deal woman who threw a cup of spit at a Kent police officer is jailed by editor on May 03, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Plain clothes police pursuit in Maidstone leads to drugs and knife seizure by editor on May 03, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Man suffers 'knife wounds' as men force their way into Erith Street, Dover home by editor on May 02, 2019 - 06:05 PM
Independent inspectors' report proves Kent Police is best in country says Matthew Scott by editor on May 02, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Folkestone and Hythe council to take over and reopen bus station publictoilets by editor on May 02, 2019 - 01:15 PM
Don't miss out! Hawkinge Plant Sale opens at 9.00am on Saturday by editor on May 02, 2019 - 10:55 AM
More arrests in connection with Bingley Court, Canterbury rape by editor on May 02, 2019 - 08:55 AM
CCTV helps nab Folkestone and Hythe fly tippers by editor on May 02, 2019 - 06:55 AM
The Best Ways To Relax After Work by editor on May 02, 2019 - 05:35 AM
Jury returns guilty verdict in 'tragic' Margate murder case by editor on May 01, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Car parking discount for Thanet residents by editor on May 01, 2019 - 01:55 PM
Sophy Gardner to provide unique insight into RAF and Memorials at upcoming visit to The Wing at Capel-le-Ferne near Folkestone by editor on May 01, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Kent man who subjected child victims to 'degrading sexual abuse' jailed for 22 years by editor on May 01, 2019 - 10:08 AM
Meet Folkestone actress Jessica Hynes at Gulbenkian Cinema Canterbury after screening of her debut movie by editor on May 01, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP urges electors to use their vote by editor on May 01, 2019 - 06:05 AM