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News archive for June, 2019

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MP meets with protesters from Dover and Deal during mass climate change rally by editor on Jun 30, 2019 - 03:35 PM
Thieves jailed after using stolen cars to carry out burglaries across East Kent by editor on Jun 30, 2019 - 12:55 PM
'Train' back on the railway tracks at Folkestone Harbour Line by editor on Jun 30, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Psychological road signs to cut vehicle pollution put to the test in Canterbury by editor on Jun 30, 2019 - 08:38 AM
Tough job for fire crews to rescue bull from River Stour in Canterbury by editor on Jun 29, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Driver jailed at Maidstone Crown Court for Snodland crash which left man wheelchair-bound by editor on Jun 29, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Church of England's first black female bishop appointed as Bishop of Dover by editor on Jun 29, 2019 - 12:05 PM
'Depraved' child sex offender formerly from Ashford jailed for 18-years by editor on Jun 29, 2019 - 10:35 AM
£100,000 commuter incentive to get on your bike in Canterbury by editor on Jun 29, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Suspected Folkestone burglar to appear in court after patrol car flagged down by witnesses reporting burglary by editor on Jun 28, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Schemes to tackle hoarding and bedblocking launched in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Jun 28, 2019 - 02:25 PM
Dover planners to give the nod to new pre-school building at Kingsdown and Ringwould Primary by editor on Jun 28, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Exciting all-day dining experience to open at Elwick Place in Ashford by editor on Jun 28, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Electric vehicle charging points go live in Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay by editor on Jun 28, 2019 - 08:40 AM
Efit issued following attempted burglary at rural home near Canterbury by editor on Jun 28, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Dartford woman suspected of burglary and theft in Dover to appear in court today by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 06:45 PM
Appeal renewed after Staplehurst man dies following A2 crash near Ebbsfleet by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 03:47 PM
Dover council up for the challenge as it gives green light to 185 new homes by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 03:13 PM
Kent-wide key amnesty leads to tenants handing back their homes by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Folkestone man's paddleboard adventure raises thousands of pounds for cancer charity by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 11:55 AM
Major congestion as accident closes A2 between Canterbury and Faversham (9.35am) by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 09:49 AM
Uproar as Folkestone and Hythe council says vote to stop Princes Parade development ‘not binding’ by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 07:59 AM
'Shoplifters' allegedly make dirty needle threat to Kent supermarket staff by editor on Jun 27, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Older people in Dover and Deal are missing out on support worth £5.4 million by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 07:30 PM
Kent Police helicopter joins Ashford pursuit after driver fails to stop by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 06:45 PM
Dover actor celebrates landing lead role in a national theatre tour by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Folkestone Festivals gear up for a bumper weekend double bill! by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 02:15 PM
KCC focusing on Kent Year of Green Action for County Show by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 12:30 PM
New Dover parking changes will support high street trade and local businesses says council by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Kent Police Investigators appeal for witnesses to serious injury collision on A2 near Ebbsfleet by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 09:41 AM
Kent Police nab dozens of motorists in Maidstone in seatbelt and mobile phone crackdown by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP shocked over scandalous behaviour of Southern Water by editor on Jun 26, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Appeal for witnesses after young woman has bag snatched in Westbrook Avenue, Margate by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Hythe Town Council objection to grand plan for 8,500 new homes at Otterpool lodged with district council by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Crowds gather at Folkestone Harbour for annual Blessing of the Fisheries by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Witness appeal following Folkestone assault in which victim treated by paramedics in Bradstone Road by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 11:53 AM
Margate robbery suspect to face charges at Crown Court by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 10:10 AM
Sun shines on Walmer Lifeboat Station Open Day by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 08:18 AM
Man arrested over Canterbury alleyway rape investigation by editor on Jun 25, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Kent marks Armed Forces Day at County Hall in Maidstone by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 09:28 PM
Three more arrests made in connection with serious assault on teenage boy in Canterbury by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 07:16 PM
Woman strangled and beaten in Whitstable for ‘liking’ post on social media by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 05:42 PM
Major rescue launched after Mayday from lone fisherman in sinking boat off Margate by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 03:55 PM
'American Cousin' is back in Folkestone with mind set on UK politics by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 01:50 PM
Generous craftsman fits new hoods to historic 1890 Folkestone Step-lift Carriage for FREE! by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 11:45 AM
FREE Folkestone Armed Forces Community Day to include exhilarating Red Arrows display by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 09:45 AM
Nine deliberate fires in Margate could be linked say detectives by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 07:55 AM
3 Home Emergencies and How Best To Deal With Them by editor on Jun 24, 2019 - 12:35 AM
Missing Folkestone woman located by officers by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 11:55 PM
Increasing Footfall to Local Businesses by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Ashford 'Heritage Plaque' scheme gets the go-ahead by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 01:25 PM
Suspected shoplifter charged over ten counts of thefts from Maidstone area by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Young woman jailed for three years over string of sexual attacks in Canterbury by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Flying the Flag in Dover for our Armed Forces by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Investing in a Second Property by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 12:35 AM
Tens of thousands gather for Pride Festival and Parade in Canterbury - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 23, 2019 - 12:05 AM
How to Reduce Your Energy Bills by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Kent Police search in Faversham village recovers digger stolen three-years-ago by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 10:15 PM
Tools worth thousands of pounds stolen from vans parked at Cavendish Way and Victoria Park in Herne Bay by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 04:15 PM
New homes with a view given go ahead at Connaught Barracks in Dover by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 01:51 PM
Deal railway station sees dramatic drop in crime following crackdown on anti-social behaviour by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 11:30 AM
CCTV images issued after woman sexually assaulted in Ashford by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 08:45 AM
4 Career Ideas for People Who Love Cars by editor on Jun 22, 2019 - 12:05 AM
Folkestone and Boulogne districts' students relishing Tall Ships project activities by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 11:55 PM
4 Tips for Starting Out in the Manufacturing Industry by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Multinational tech giant Google visits Folkestone school to boost 'Kids' Online Safety' by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 04:20 PM
Three further arrests after serious assault in Ramsgate by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 02:20 PM
More than 100 arrests in Kent and Essex raids targeting suspected violent and organised criminals by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 12:20 PM
Dover boost as Pfizer and Kent County Council pump £10 million into Discovery Park at Sandwich by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 10:20 AM
Folkestone and Hythe council funds more support for district’s rough sleepers by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 08:20 AM
Suspected Maidstone teenage car thief charged after vehicle hits police officer by editor on Jun 21, 2019 - 06:20 AM
Baseball cap burglar escapes with two tills and alcohol from Hythe shop after smashing front door by editor on Jun 20, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Motorcyclist in 70s dies in crash on Forstal Road near Maidstone by editor on Jun 20, 2019 - 04:48 PM
Court injunction excludes man from parts of Tenterden over Ashford residents' anti-social behaviour complaints by editor on Jun 20, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Canterbury council launches safety review of its 14-mile coastline by editor on Jun 20, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Joint operation in East Kent stops 107 vehicles in unlicensed waste and scrap collector purge by editor on Jun 20, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Iconic fighters to pay their respects to the Few at memorial near Folkestone by editor on Jun 20, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Kent Police arrest 44 in violent crime raids over two days by editor on Jun 19, 2019 - 08:00 PM
Man arrested after games console stolen from flat in Athelstan Road Margate by editor on Jun 19, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Warning over sneaky roofing damage scam in Kent which could cost you dear! by editor on Jun 19, 2019 - 02:30 PM
It's All In The Game for new Dover town centre business by editor on Jun 19, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Kent Police crackdown on violent crime sees 27 arrests after early morning raids across county by editor on Jun 19, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Greatest danger we could face this autumn would be many more months of delay says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Jun 19, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Image released as officers seek identity of suspected burglar in Margate by editor on Jun 18, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Two charged after man threatened and robbed in Collins Road, Herne Bay by editor on Jun 18, 2019 - 02:41 PM
Cross-Channel Human Rights Initiative declaration for change in treatment of refugees to be signed in Dover by editor on Jun 18, 2019 - 10:40 AM
Baseball game in Folkestone commemorates British and Canadian links during First World War by editor on Jun 18, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Thief jailed over Thanet knife-point robberies by editor on Jun 18, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Maidstone child sex offender jailed for 18 years by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Kent born black rhino to be flown back to Africa from Romney Marsh airport by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Man drops bike and sexually assaults woman in her 30s on footpath in Ashford by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Thousands join Archbishop in Diocesan day of prayer in Canterbury by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 02:27 PM
Folkestone hosts evening of heart-warming stories at Kent Charity Awards by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 01:08 PM
Royal Gurkha Rifles anniversary exhibition opens at Folkestone Museum by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 11:07 AM
Driver arrested after motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with lorry at Sellindge near Ashford by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Return of risqué Chilham Chase, near Canterbury - Britain’s oldest, once banned ‘fun run’ by editor on Jun 17, 2019 - 08:05 AM
'Mayflower' locomotive steams into Folkestone West station - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 16, 2019 - 03:25 PM
'Eyesore' raised beds removal sees Hawkinge litter pick volunteers report a cleaner Canterbury Road by editor on Jun 16, 2019 - 01:30 PM
FREE Folkestone Armed Forces Community Day to include exhilarating Red Arrows display by editor on Jun 16, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Dover Lotto - it's a big winner! by editor on Jun 16, 2019 - 10:40 AM
Shakespeare lovers to be treated to live performance of Romeo and Juliet in Folkestone village church by editor on Jun 16, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Kent Police hold driver after serious collision with teenage girl in Gravesend by editor on Jun 15, 2019 - 04:35 PM
National award success for Ashford family business by editor on Jun 15, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Folkestone 'leaky' library forced to close for emergency repairs after water pours through roof by editor on Jun 15, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Folkestone and Hythe residents asked - Are you spoiled rotten when it comes to food? by editor on Jun 15, 2019 - 11:10 AM
Flash mobs cycling and parties lined up for Learning Disability Week from Folkestone to Tunbridge Wells by editor on Jun 15, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Monkey reward offered to catch taggers plaguing Canterbury district by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 07:32 PM
Businesses burgled at Bridge near Canterbury on same evening by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Port of Dover leads the way cutting carbon emissions with scores of solar panels by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 02:19 PM
Bijou Cinema plans in the balance as work on Whitstable Harbour shed takes a step closer by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Hopping on the bus can get you fit says Dover council! by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Dungeness lifeboat tows stricken yacht back to safety from English Channel shipping lanes by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 08:10 AM
Bogus Police Officer scam targeted eight people in Faversham yesterday and tricked one victim out of £3,000 by editor on Jun 14, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Bottle caps damage the human body say researchers by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 10:30 PM
Whitstable Lifeboat crew battle two-metre waves to rescue yacht sailing from Folkestone by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 04:35 PM
Suspected fraudster in Maidstone area charged over 'damsel in distress' scams by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 03:05 PM
Flying the Flag in Dover for our Armed Forces by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 12:55 PM
EU Money Matters to Folkestone Rotary Club team supporting more than 100 families by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Kent Police appeal for 14-year-old girl last seen in Sittingbourne a week ago by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Ramsgate police officer found guilty of making up assault in church yard by editor on Jun 13, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Man arrested over knife threat at bar toilets in Maidstone by editor on Jun 12, 2019 - 06:40 PM
Burglar runs off after woman in 80s wakes up and startles man in kitchen of her Tenterden home by editor on Jun 12, 2019 - 04:20 PM
International baseball game in Folkestone coincides with town museum's exhibition by editor on Jun 12, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Historic 'Crab and Winkle' line steam locomotive 'Invicta' to make spectacular return to Whitstable by editor on Jun 12, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Man assaulted after window of his van is smashed in Tankerton, Whitstable by editor on Jun 12, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs BoJo for Conservative leadership by editor on Jun 12, 2019 - 06:05 AM
CCTV stills released by Kent Police investigating early morning Dover shop burglary by editor on Jun 11, 2019 - 07:05 PM
Court appearance for Canterbury man following theft and driving offences by editor on Jun 11, 2019 - 02:18 PM
Hidden wartime trenches and defence systems uncovered in Dover countryside by editor on Jun 11, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Dover and Deal MP reveals his choice for Tory leader by editor on Jun 11, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Double delight for steam train enthusiasts as 'Mayflower' makes two trips through Kent on Thursday by editor on Jun 11, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Kent Police Rural Task Force clampdown on poaching and illegal fishing nabs anglers by editor on Jun 11, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Elderly shopper in Hythe has purse stolen in supermarket and cash withdrawn from cashpoint by editor on Jun 10, 2019 - 05:02 PM
Kent Police appeal after cyclist is seriously injured following serious collision in Walderslade Woods Road by editor on Jun 10, 2019 - 02:50 PM
Sign up for FREE East Kent Councils' Self Build and community led housing conference in Dover by editor on Jun 10, 2019 - 12:50 PM
Folkestone Remembers Normandy Veterans - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 10, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Number of arrests over serious assault on teenage boy in Canterbury rises to seven by editor on Jun 10, 2019 - 08:50 AM
Canterbury and Thanet Bank Holiday burglary spree sees man jailed for four years by editor on Jun 09, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Man in 40s arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender after serious assault on teenage boy in Canterbury by editor on Jun 09, 2019 - 03:05 PM
East Kent Railway near Dover given cash boost from philanthropic Colonel Stephens Society by editor on Jun 09, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Canterbury council's seafront entertainment venue in Herne Bay cuts prices with membership scheme launch by editor on Jun 09, 2019 - 11:01 AM
Serial shoplifter caught carrying a knife following a spate of thefts in Sittingbourne by editor on Jun 09, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Life sentence for husband who stabbed his wife to death in Maidstone on Christmas Day by editor on Jun 08, 2019 - 03:45 PM
Return of risqué Chilham Chase, near Canterbury - Britain’s oldest, once banned ‘fun run’ by editor on Jun 08, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Rock'n'Rolls-Royces at D-day event near Folkestone by editor on Jun 08, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Folkestone and Hythe opposition councillors call on ruling group to withdraw Princes Park development proposals at June council meeting by editor on Jun 08, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Five teenagers arrested over serious assault in Canterbury which saw victim airlifted to London hospital by editor on Jun 07, 2019 - 04:15 PM
'Fitting time' for Port of Dover fund to award thousands of pounds to Royal British Legion Industries by editor on Jun 07, 2019 - 02:45 PM
Canterbury secures year-long court injunction in bid to stop gypsy and traveller encampments on 81 sites by editor on Jun 07, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Serial shoplifter caught carrying a knife after spate of thefts in Sittingbourne area by editor on Jun 07, 2019 - 10:23 AM
Journey will bring people across the Diocese of Canterbury closer together by editor on Jun 07, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Man who pointed gun at pub doorman in Folkestone is jailed by editor on Jun 07, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Man and woman held over racist abuse and alleged threats to stab victim in Broadway, Maidstone by editor on Jun 06, 2019 - 06:10 PM
Details of £800,000 security bollards scheme in Canterbury revealed by editor on Jun 06, 2019 - 03:05 PM
FREE Folkestone Armed Forces Community Day to include exhilarating Red Arrows display by editor on Jun 06, 2019 - 01:05 PM
£1.8 million regeneration of beautiful historic Ramsgate park by editor on Jun 06, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Kent village honours D-Day - PHOTOS by editor on Jun 06, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Whitstable lifeboat to the rescue over busy Spring Bank Holiday by editor on Jun 06, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Efit issued after cash stolen from Hythe woman in her 90s following callous distraction burglary by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 06:45 PM
'Eyes Down!' to spread your wings in Ashford by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 04:21 PM
Lord Mayor of Canterbury awards will thank those who help others by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 02:26 PM
Dover and Deal MP 'promise' from Home Secretary after record number of migrant boat crossings by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 12:05 PM
Damsel in distress cash scam catches out pensioners in Maidstone and Tonbridge by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 10:05 AM
'D-Day' ship sets sail from Dover on one of the most poignant and moving journeys in its history by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP concern over 'small boat' migrants losing their lives making Channel crossing by editor on Jun 05, 2019 - 06:05 AM
How to Protect Your Company’s Confidential Data by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Man linked with conspiracy to steal lorry-loads of Toblerone and whisky ordered to repay £90,665 by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 06:20 PM
Man arrested over series of thefts in the Whitfield, River and Temple Ewell areas of Dover by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Kent County Council launch new rural bus service around Sandwich by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Homeless man in Maidstone robbed and assaulted by gang in Maidstone town centre by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 12:05 PM
'Time' for HG Wells Short Story Competition 2019 founded by Folkestone BBC Aeronautics Correspondent by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Volunteers wanted to visit people detained by Kent Police by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 08:05 AM
More than £650,000 recovered by Kent and Essex Police under Proceeds of Crime Act by editor on Jun 04, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Kent Police issue Efit after LEGO distraction burglary in Reed Avenue, Canterbury by editor on Jun 03, 2019 - 06:45 PM
Suspected prolific thief charged with 11 offences in Canterbury by editor on Jun 03, 2019 - 03:50 PM
Flash mobs cycling and parties lined up for Learning Disability Week from Folkestone to Tunbridge Wells by editor on Jun 03, 2019 - 01:35 PM
Admiral of the Fleet enthralled by annual commemoration of 'The Seafarers Friend' in Folkestone by editor on Jun 03, 2019 - 11:55 AM
Police release CCTV images of two men in renewed appeal following Ashford robbery by editor on Jun 03, 2019 - 09:55 AM
Folkestone to commemorate Normandy D-Day landings at Annual Service of Remembrance by editor on Jun 03, 2019 - 07:50 AM
Young woman assaulted in Canterbury shopping centre car park by editor on Jun 02, 2019 - 04:38 PM
Coastal protection team move into Dover tomorrow to prevent flooding by editor on Jun 02, 2019 - 01:45 PM
Battling to keep 122 year-old drinking water fountain at East Cliff in Folkestone by editor on Jun 02, 2019 - 11:45 AM
Police hunt after two men are assaulted on Margate beach near Lifeboat Station by editor on Jun 02, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Police appeal over young woman from Ashford with connections to Folkestone missing for more than 10 days by editor on Jun 01, 2019 - 04:06 PM
Chickens made me realise the importance of wildlife says new Mayor of Ashford by editor on Jun 01, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Jewellery reported stolen following burglary in Brymore Road Canterbury by editor on Jun 01, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Bollards now in place to protect Hawkinge open spaces by editor on Jun 01, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Brexit Secretary says Government looking to 'enhance plans' at the border during meeting at Port of Dover by editor on Jun 01, 2019 - 08:55 AM