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News archive for August, 2019

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Convicted Margate drug-dealer ordered to repay cash he earned illegally or risk more time in prison by editor on Aug 31, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Man rescued from skate-park tower crane in Folkestone by editor on Aug 31, 2019 - 01:35 PM
Search at business near Maidstone uncovers 6 kilos of suspected cocaine by editor on Aug 31, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Police in Maidstone out in force over weekend after one man died and four injured last weekend by editor on Aug 31, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Folkestone & Hythe District Council award for support of armed forces community by editor on Aug 31, 2019 - 11:00 AM
'Green' Norway nature cruises for 'explorers' launching from Dover by editor on Aug 31, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Car key burglaries and subsequent vehicle thefts in Whitstable lead to CCTV appeal by editor on Aug 30, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Italian driver arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving after elderly pedestrian seriously injured in Maidstone by editor on Aug 30, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Discover a lot more about your East Kent Hospitals Trust by editor on Aug 30, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Exciting new finds as Lyminge Archaeology dig near Hythe uncovers more significant sites by editor on Aug 30, 2019 - 10:09 AM
'Great British Bark Off' comes to Ashford by editor on Aug 30, 2019 - 08:50 AM
Suspected Canterbury burglar to appear in court over string of offences by editor on Aug 30, 2019 - 06:15 AM
CCTV released after man in 80s robbed at cash-point in Maidstone by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Battle over Westenhangar Castle hots up as Folkestone councillor questions legitimacy of district council spending £2.9million by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Eye-catching Sign Of The Times in Dover by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Crashed Doodlebug Flying Bomb excavated near Bromley Green Ashford exactly 75-years on - PHOTOS by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Kent bra business boss Joanna wants other Faversham entrepreneurs to follow her lead by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Hunt for driver who left scene of three car crash on A260 between at Denton near Canterbury by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Maidstone murder latest – fifth arrested man bailed by editor on Aug 29, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How To Be A Good Tenant by editor on Aug 28, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Three charges against man accused of assaulting three people at private address in Sittingbourne by editor on Aug 28, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Top names booked for Battle of Britain speaker programme at National Memorial to the Few near Folkestone by editor on Aug 28, 2019 - 02:30 PM
5G or not 5G - Folkestone and Hythe MP urges communities to contact him about competition to improve connection speeds by editor on Aug 28, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre to host FREE training sessions on running your Community or Voluntary Group by editor on Aug 28, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Sweltering Bank Holiday brings out the crowds in Folkestone - PHOTOS by editor on Aug 28, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Fifth arrest in Maidstone High Street murder investigation by editor on Aug 27, 2019 - 06:58 PM
Woman seriously injured when car hit tree on Romney Marsh by editor on Aug 27, 2019 - 04:20 PM
Two boys arrested after man in 40s suffered serious injuries and several others assaulted at pedestrian crossing in Whitstable by editor on Aug 27, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Promising future for Port of Dover after multiple award success by editor on Aug 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Two arrested on suspicion of assault after man sustains facial injuries in disturbance at Harbour Parade, Ramsgate by editor on Aug 27, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Police investigate reported rape in car park of QEQM hospital in Margate by editor on Aug 26, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Arson suspected after two cars set alight in Barn Crescent Margate by editor on Aug 26, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Driver arrested after serious collision with biker on Broad Oak Road Canterbury by editor on Aug 26, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Government writes to Kent Councils over easier ways to create traffic free 'play streets' for children by editor on Aug 26, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Four arrested on suspicion of murder after fracas in Maidstone High Street by editor on Aug 26, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Woman arrested over assault in Margate after man sustains serious injuries following collision with car by editor on Aug 25, 2019 - 03:30 PM
Victim in 80s robbed at cashpoint by man in yellow top on busy Ashford Road in Maidstone by editor on Aug 25, 2019 - 02:05 PM
Police appeal after pedestrian death at Dover Road junction with Bellevue Street in Folkestone by editor on Aug 25, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Tears of joy as Ashford school celebrates 'outstanding' GCSE success by editor on Aug 25, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Flooding problems between Dover village and Hawkinge could soon be solved by editor on Aug 25, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Police warning after three reports of women and teenage girls approached by men in brown car in Thanet by editor on Aug 24, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate bring cyber criminal to justice after he stole nearly £100,000 from church worker by editor on Aug 24, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Council says 'no' to collection of contaminated bins in Ashford by editor on Aug 24, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Iconic Sunshine Café on Margate seafront re-opens with new contemporary art exhibition by editor on Aug 24, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Spectacular summer planting of more than 3,000 plants for just one Ashford floral display by editor on Aug 24, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Eighteen teenagers involved in anti-social behaviour dispersed by Police in Ashford in just one day by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 08:08 PM
'Stabbing' victim flown to London hospital after incident at Headcorn Station Approach near Maidstone this morning by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Vastly improved Hawkinge Town side fail to overcome local rivals New Romney by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Police keen to track down cyclist in CCTV image after theft of bike in Mill Hill, Deal by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Folkestone and Hythe District Council buys castle for nearly £3 million by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Searching for a new job in Ashford? by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Abusive partner who stabbed man with 9 inch bladed kitchen knife is jailed by editor on Aug 23, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How To Set Up Your Own Home Office by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Pair jailed for eight and a half years each over rape of young woman in Canterbury by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Three arrested after suspected drugs found hidden in the wall of Townley Street, Ramsgate property by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 04:30 PM
‘Devastated’ Kent music festival organisers forced to cancel Southbeats Festival after poor ticket sales by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Graffiti vandal spends time removing his tags daubed on supermarket in Wincheap Canterbury by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Green Party picks Georgina as its Folkestone & Hythe candidate for General Election by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 08:00 AM
Kent Police seeking witnesses after death of woman in Tunbridge Wells treated as unexplained by editor on Aug 22, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Lucas Dobson formally identified by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Kent wildfire alert ahead of ‘Bank Holiday heatwave' by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 04:00 PM
'Yellowhammer' risks are real, says MEP after Folkestone Eurotunnel visit by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 01:30 PM
Body discovered during search for young boy in Sandwich by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 10:58 AM
Meningitis Now charity declares ‘a perfect storm’ of ignorance, risk and confusion around a lifesaving vaccine for young people by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM
'Deceitful' fraudster jailed for using stolen bank cards in Strood and Ashford by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP says he will not vote against the government if there is a motion of no-confidence by editor on Aug 21, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Candlelit vigil on Folkestone sands for missing child who fell into the River Stour at weekend by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 06:35 PM
Teenagers facing violent disorder charges and boy charged with attempted murder over incident in Ramsgate by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Remembering Burma Star veterans in Canterbury by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Kent farmers brace themselves for seasonal rise in hare coursing incidents by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Public urged to stay away from search site for boy who fell into River Stour, near Sandwich by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 10:20 AM
Police appeal after Tunbridge Wells woman reported missing UPDATE - Body found in Church Road by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 07:55 AM
Kent Police seize more than 200 suspected cannabis plants in Virginia Road, Gillingham by editor on Aug 20, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Search efforts to find 6-year-old boy after fishing tragedy continue near Sandwich by editor on Aug 19, 2019 - 04:05 PM
Police appeal over reported collision in Herne Bay in which elderly pedestrian seriously injured by reversing van by editor on Aug 19, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Sad start to season for Hawkinge Town footy squad by editor on Aug 19, 2019 - 12:03 PM
A level results almost too good to be true admits top student at The North school in Ashford by editor on Aug 19, 2019 - 10:50 AM
'Hit and run' in Gravesend leaves man with suspected broken leg by editor on Aug 19, 2019 - 09:00 AM
£250,000 fund-raising appeal launched by Memorial to the Few near Folkestone to mark 80th anniversary of Battle of Britain by editor on Aug 18, 2019 - 03:25 PM
Public briefing held for local people to help in the search near Sandwich for missing 6-year-old boy by editor on Aug 18, 2019 - 09:45 AM
Driver dies after colliding with roundabout on A256 at Eastry near Dover by editor on Aug 18, 2019 - 09:20 AM
Big Kent Police search continues for boy after reports he had fallen into the River Stour at Sandwich by editor on Aug 17, 2019 - 09:33 PM
Margate mother who killed young twins detained for 10 years by editor on Aug 17, 2019 - 03:10 PM
Delving into personal histories of trains in Ashford nears completion for important play celebrating role of railways in town by editor on Aug 17, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Merchant Navy Day 2019 set to take place in Dover by editor on Aug 17, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Dover club gets a kick out of helping promote dementia friendly communities by editor on Aug 17, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Five charges after man is stabbed in Sittingbourne by editor on Aug 17, 2019 - 08:55 AM
How to Market Your Startup to the Local Market by editor on Aug 16, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Dangerous Herne Bay driver jailed for causing serious collision in Canterbury leaving man with permanent life-changing injuries by editor on Aug 16, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Join the volunteer gardeners helping plants grow and friendships blossom at East Kent hospitals by editor on Aug 16, 2019 - 02:30 PM
At last! Folkestone Library repairs due to begin on Monday by editor on Aug 16, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Stepping back in time at Dover Saxon Festival by editor on Aug 16, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Man jailed over 'unprovoked' attack on victim sitting on bench in Margate by editor on Aug 16, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Arson suspected at Royal Victoria Hospital fire in Folkestone by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 06:40 PM
Nine teenagers face violent disorder charges following serious assault in Ramsgate by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Dover care home for people with autism and learning disabilities receives 'responsive' rating of ‘outstanding’ by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 02:25 PM
Dover District Lotto is a winner with one hundred local good causes cashing in by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Man found dead below cliff near Western Esplanade in Broadstairs by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Dog walker urged to contact detectives over Ramsgate rape investigation by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Robber snapped making off with stolen till after Dover pharmacy raid by editor on Aug 15, 2019 - 06:10 AM
Woman charged with attempted murder after pensioner suffers stab wounds at address in Bekesbourne Lane, Canterbury by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 06:45 PM
Witnesses sought to serious car and motorcycle crash at Warehorn near Ashford by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Is Village Green 'safe' with smaller number of new homes built at Kingsmead Field in Canterbury? by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Discover a lot more about your East Kent Hospitals Trust by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Drug dealers jailed after 'stinger' helps to end Kent Police pursuit in Deal by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Man reportedly has glasses stolen during street robbery in Marine Parade, Whitstable by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP hoping Brexit security and traffic flow contingency measures won't be needed in Kent by editor on Aug 14, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Broadstairs woman dies in hospital following Thanet three car crash by editor on Aug 13, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Violence Reduction Unit in Kent provides help for young people affected by knife crime by editor on Aug 13, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Dansaki to open first Afro-Caribbean restaurant at Elwick Place Ashford by editor on Aug 13, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Appeal after numerous War Medals of huge sentimental value stolen from home in Sittingbourne by editor on Aug 13, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Top Ten Tips for enjoying the Kent countryside by editor on Aug 13, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Canterbury man jailed for sexual offences against teenage girl by editor on Aug 13, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Height vehicle brought in to fight derelict building fire off Radnor Park Road, Folkestone by editor on Aug 12, 2019 - 10:42 PM
Squatter jailed after he was caught breaking into empty house in Grange Road, Ramsgate by editor on Aug 12, 2019 - 04:57 PM
Folkestone Town Team getting ready to give out even more gongs by editor on Aug 12, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Canterbury City Football Club’s community work to be funded with £25,000 council grant by editor on Aug 12, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Fire crews battle big barn blaze at Ash near Sandwich by editor on Aug 12, 2019 - 10:05 AM
Man in 50s allegedly assaulted with broken bottle in Livingstone Road, Gillingham by editor on Aug 12, 2019 - 09:00 AM
'Mean-spirited' Ramsgate burglar 'bites the hand that feeds' by editor on Aug 11, 2019 - 02:55 PM
Man charged after perfume seized from Hythe property by editor on Aug 11, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Elderly woman 'critical' in London hospital after three car crash at Northwood Road junction in Broadstairs by editor on Aug 11, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Convicted Ramsgate drug dealer forced to sell home to repay illegal earnings by editor on Aug 11, 2019 - 10:15 AM
Hurry - Housing group looking to reward people in Kent who help neighbourhoods thrive by editor on Aug 11, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Image released after attempted break-in at home in Monkton Street, Ramsgate by editor on Aug 10, 2019 - 05:00 PM
Drugs and weapons seized in ongoing knife crackdown across Kent by editor on Aug 10, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Canterbury man charged over Faversham taxi driver robbery by editor on Aug 10, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Canterbury Jeweller's 40Km charity walk and sleep out needs your support to help Porchlight homeless charity by editor on Aug 10, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Detectives investigate after man in 40s is kicked in the head by gang of young people in High Street Ashford by editor on Aug 09, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Dover and Deal MP backs fight for future of 'life-saving' red phone box by editor on Aug 09, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Five fire crews battle ten hectare cornfield blaze in Margate by editor on Aug 09, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Stepping back in time at Dover Saxon Festival by editor on Aug 09, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Jewellery and cash stolen in Hawkhurst burglary by editor on Aug 09, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Hold onto your hats in Dover and Folkestone as Kent prepares for a battering from 60mph winds by editor on Aug 09, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Police hunt tattooed man who struck victim and shouted and swore at family in Margate by editor on Aug 08, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Police CCTV appeal for witnesses after street robbery in Sturry Road Canterbury of man in 80s by editor on Aug 08, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Which hospital has the most multicultural ward in Kent? by editor on Aug 08, 2019 - 12:30 PM
On the road to a cleaner greener future in Dover by editor on Aug 08, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Child's skeleton discovered at archaeological excavation beside Lyminge village church near Hythe by editor on Aug 08, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Sheerness lifeboat crew rescue family after yacht runs aground at Slaughterhouse Point by editor on Aug 08, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP believes social media companies should do more in wake of mass shootings by editor on Aug 07, 2019 - 08:50 PM
Designer sunglasses, cash and Michael Kors watch stolen from Hill Road in Folkestone by editor on Aug 07, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Walking Football for everyone kicks off at Hawkinge Community Centre by editor on Aug 07, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Ashford teenagers arrested after violent street disturbance in Tennyson Road by editor on Aug 07, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Police renew appeal for witnesses to fatal Ashford crash at Boughton Aluph near junction with Wye Road by editor on Aug 07, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Armed Police assist patrols in Herne Bay after fracas leads to suspected stabbing in town centre by editor on Aug 07, 2019 - 08:20 AM
Brexit backing Charlie urges government to pick up tab of European social funding to help cut unemployment for young people in Dover by editor on Aug 06, 2019 - 10:03 PM
Kent Police appeal after serious 'stabbing' in Goudhurst Maidstone by editor on Aug 06, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Man charged over supermarket thefts in Whitstable, Herne Bay and Faversham by editor on Aug 06, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Record breaking Weald of Kent Steam Rally arrives at Woodchurch near Ashford - Photo Gallery by editor on Aug 06, 2019 - 11:30 AM
Canterbury rural companies urged to bid for EU funding before end of year by editor on Aug 06, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Margate lifeboat called to drifting yacht following concerns occupant may have fallen overboard by editor on Aug 06, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Biker dies in three vehicle crash on Romney Marsh by editor on Aug 05, 2019 - 09:15 PM
Uzi machine gun handed in to Kent Police as part of a two-week firearms surrender by editor on Aug 05, 2019 - 06:30 PM
'Shocking' volume of litter left on Margate beach prompts council to review CCTV and consider enforcement action by editor on Aug 05, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Police in East Kent using hi-tech equipment in crackdown on violence and knife crime by editor on Aug 05, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Anti terrorist bollards installation begins in Canterbury to stop hostile vehicles driven at pedestrians by editor on Aug 05, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Man reportedly slashed across the back with knife in Sidney Street Folkestone by editor on Aug 05, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Detectives appeal for witnesses after woman reported rape in Mersham near Ashford by editor on Aug 04, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Mothers and babies join the Big Latch On at East Kent Hospitals by editor on Aug 04, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Beauty shop robber cons member of the public to drive him away from crime scene to his Kent home by editor on Aug 04, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Man charged after 60 guns discovered hidden in car at Port of Dover by editor on Aug 04, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Can you spot a 'dud'? - Kent Police warning over spate of counterfeit notes by editor on Aug 03, 2019 - 05:15 PM
Dover man with young child in car led police on dangerous chase through town by editor on Aug 03, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Thomas Mawson revival underway at Lottery funded Kearsney Court in Dover by editor on Aug 03, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Ambitious plan will improve care for people with dementia in East Kent by editor on Aug 03, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Lorry drivers on their way to Dover and Folkestone without a permit face £300 fine under new government proposals by editor on Aug 03, 2019 - 08:55 AM
Things you Should do When Buying a New Car by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 11:35 PM
County line drug network supplying Maidstone dismantled following police investigation by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 06:30 PM
CCTV images released in connection with alleged sexual assault in Ashford by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Man from Netherlands forfeits 140,000 Euros seized at Channel Tunnel in Folkestone by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Woman dies in two car crash near Ashford by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Parody of the 1980’s Wham! classic helping to get litter message across in Folkestone by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 10:40 AM
Ashford resident prosecuted over household rubbish dumped in country lane by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Man removes suspected burglar from his Harbour Way flat in Folkestone by editor on Aug 02, 2019 - 06:15 AM
5 Ways to Improve Your Conference by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Beer glass assault leads to Maidstone man being jailed by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Man who opened Chatham bank account for a complex fraud is jailed at Maidstone Crown Court by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Kent Police renew appeal following road death of motorcyclist in his seventies near Maidstone by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Father and son jailed over modern slavery offences in Dover by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 12:45 PM
Two beach-accessible wheelchairs launched in Whitstable by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Man, 68, arrested on suspicion of sexual assault of teenage boy in Margate by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Legal challenges against Canterbury new homes' developments in Hersden and Chislet dismissed by High Court by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Violent stabbing in Ramsgate sees attacker jailed for eight-years by editor on Aug 01, 2019 - 06:15 AM