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News archive for September, 2019

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Jewellery thief who admitted string of Sittingbourne and Whitstable burglaries awaits sentence by editor on Sep 30, 2019 - 06:55 PM
Did you see Dreamland gang attack on man at recent Margate music event? by editor on Sep 30, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Extinction Rebellion gathers for 'uprising' at Quarterhouse in Folkestone by editor on Sep 30, 2019 - 02:00 PM
KCC's award-winning 'No Use Empty' scheme sees more affordable homes to let in Folkestone by editor on Sep 30, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Less shush and more oomph for Kent library visitors during national Libraries Week by editor on Sep 30, 2019 - 10:20 AM
P&O to invest 260 million euros on new generation of super ferries for Dover Calais crossing by editor on Sep 30, 2019 - 08:25 AM
New Kent library opening hours begin on 30 September by editor on Sep 29, 2019 - 04:55 PM
Canterbury council taxpayers warned over sly scammers offering discounts and refunds by editor on Sep 29, 2019 - 03:55 PM
Man charged after woman suffers verbal abuse in Ashford town centre when asked for money by editor on Sep 29, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Folkestone Festival's 'Big Cake Off' bringing Summer to a scrumptious finale - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 29, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Hurry! Last remaining Saturday Tickets for The Open 2020 in Sandwich by editor on Sep 29, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Former finance officer working for an Ashford parish council jailed after he cleaned out more than £83,000 from its bank accounts by editor on Sep 28, 2019 - 05:51 PM
Man who held blade to the man’s neck outside house in St Michael’s Street Folkestone is jailed by editor on Sep 28, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Kent householders urged to check waste operator licences to avoid fly-tipping and potential day in court by editor on Sep 28, 2019 - 02:30 PM
A260 Canterbury Road between Folkestone and Hawkinge to be closed for a week by editor on Sep 28, 2019 - 12:30 PM
East Kent Hospitals' pioneering pain ‘pacemaker’ is a life-changer for Peter by editor on Sep 28, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Folkestone announces it's the World's first ever 'Music Town' by editor on Sep 28, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Violent thief who pushed man out of his car in Maidstone jailed by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Determined thieves who blew up Co-op cash machine in Ashford jailed for 33 years by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Dover Lotto helps run up cash grants to district community groups by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Kent County Harvest Thanksgiving Service takes place this year at Ashford Cattle Market by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 12:30 PM
More than 1,000 children protected in first year's operation of centre tackling County Lines crime networks by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Prime Minister Johnson heaps praise on Dover Brexit preparations by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Young woman treated in hospital for facial injuries after Herne Bay street assault by editor on Sep 27, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Cigarettes and tobacco smuggled into UK discovered in Folkestone town centre raids by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 08:40 PM
Pedestrian killed on M20 motorway near Channel Tunnel at Folkestone by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Suspected Second World War bomb closes businesses and school in Kings Hill near Maidstone by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 03:58 PM
Spa and leisure facility proposed for The Hythe Imperial Hotel - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Margate 'Making Waves' weekend of live performance launches tomorrow by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Man overboard rescued off Dover 'wearing lifejacket with good strobe light' by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Diversions in place after serious collision on coastbound M20 near Hythe - UPDATE 11.28am Reopened by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 08:54 AM
Shorncliffe Trust - busy with military heritage tours in Folkestone by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 08:25 AM
Two charged by detectives investigating distribution of drug money after items worth £30,000 seized in Maidstone by editor on Sep 26, 2019 - 06:20 AM
Broadstairs aggravated burglary suspect to appear before Canterbury Crown Court by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Ramsgate betting shop robbery 'victim' jailed for 12 years by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Court orders company to pay nearly £1,900 over dumped rubbish at former pub site in Canterbury Road, Folkestone by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 03:10 PM
Kent Police patrol in Ramsgate seize drugs from 'suspicious' pair by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 01:50 PM
Folkestone and Hythe MP talks to Martello Primary School pupils about what they learned in democracy week by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Extinction Rebellion 'pensioner protesters' help to block Dover Eastern Docks - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Local man charged over serious assault at Gladstone Road, Folkestone by editor on Sep 25, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Fatal collision on M20 - man charged with causing death by careless driving by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 06:20 PM
Suspected Maidstone drug dealer charged with three offences after town centre pursuit by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Cancer sufferer Amanda sets up special Folkestone Tech Girls School Reunion by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 02:15 PM
Deal Parochial School celebrate launch of new William and Lucy Collective Worship book by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Arson destroys Maidstone business and hits workers by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Please help Folkestone village top last year's Macmillan coffee morning total by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 10:30 AM
£2.44m of government cash to renovate the town centre and Market Square in Dover by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Witnesses sought after serious crash in Dover Road, Deal leaves man in serious condition in London Hospital by editor on Sep 24, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Warning from Kent Police after thefts from parked cars in Maidstone by editor on Sep 23, 2019 - 06:50 PM
Motorcyclist killed in collision with lorry on M20 near Maidstone by editor on Sep 23, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Health advice and support launched at Thanet pharmacies with more planned for east Kent shortly by editor on Sep 23, 2019 - 02:30 PM
A260 Canterbury Road between Folkestone and Hawkinge to be closed for a week by editor on Sep 23, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Despair for Kent rail users as planned Thameslink services from Maidstone East are postponed indefinitely by editor on Sep 23, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Canterbury council helps homeless with even more empty homes brought back into use by editor on Sep 23, 2019 - 09:00 AM
Computer generated image of man with long thick eyebrows issued after Northdown Park Road, Margate burglary by editor on Sep 22, 2019 - 03:50 PM
Extinction Rebellion protest in Dover sees ten arrested over public order offences by editor on Sep 22, 2019 - 02:35 PM
Bogus Police Officer in Kent robs elderly woman of jewellery and cash by editor on Sep 22, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Dover and Deal MP demands fresh investigation into deadly Deal barracks bombing after RMA labels it 'unfinished business' by editor on Sep 22, 2019 - 10:55 AM
Arts group 'Making Waves' in Margate with weekend of live performance by editor on Sep 22, 2019 - 09:35 AM
Kent Police charge alleged shoplifter with nine offences across the county valued at more than £4,200 by editor on Sep 21, 2019 - 04:55 PM
Red and cuddly Panda looking for love in wild animal reserve near Hythe by editor on Sep 21, 2019 - 03:15 PM
St Peter’s Church Folkestone welcomes new Priest in Charge by editor on Sep 21, 2019 - 01:30 PM
Margate man arrested after stolen moped recovered following crash in Broadstairs by editor on Sep 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Local joins Global in Folkestone as hundreds of schoolchildren march in support of climate change action by governments - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 21, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Sheep found dead after loose dog spotted in field near Dover by editor on Sep 20, 2019 - 04:15 PM
Proposal for self catering holiday lets in Mayor's Parlour at Maison Dieu in Dover by editor on Sep 20, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Ashford council uses stick and carrot approach over long-term empty homes by editor on Sep 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Brrr! Canterbury jeweller's staff sleep rough and help raise £5,000 for Porchlight homeless charity by editor on Sep 20, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Wheelchair users will be able to enjoy Christmas ice rink in Canterbury by editor on Sep 20, 2019 - 07:52 AM
What you can do with your home’s fireplace by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Jail for Folkestone robbers who forced their way into victim's home and put man through 'terrifying ordeal' by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Kent pensioner targeted by bogus telephone call from Hammersmith Police station by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Mums-to-be across east Kent encouraged to ‘harvest’ breast milk produced before birth by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Steam train treat for fans in Folkestone and throughout Kent by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Bright Shadow given nearly £10,000 through Port of Dover Community Fund to help people living with dementia by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 08:35 AM
Medway thief must repay £225,000 to elderly neighbour or face longer jail term by editor on Sep 19, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Witnesses still sought to assault in Margate which left victim in hospital with serious head and leg injuries by editor on Sep 18, 2019 - 04:29 PM
Court Orders secured by council in Ashford to scupper drug dealing at three properties by editor on Sep 18, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Channel Tunnel exhibition marking 25-years opens in Folkestone by editor on Sep 18, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Witness appeal after motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with Ford Kuga at Hildenborough by editor on Sep 18, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Top names booked for Battle of Britain speaker programme at National Memorial to the Few near Folkestone by editor on Sep 18, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP welcomes £3m investment from High Streets Fund by editor on Sep 18, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Teenager hauled off his bike and punched and kicked by gang in Ramsgate by editor on Sep 17, 2019 - 04:56 PM
£3/4 million developers' cash boosts community facilities across Ashford district by editor on Sep 17, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Celebration of farming at Kent County Harvest Thanksgiving Service in Ashford Cattle Market by editor on Sep 17, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Ceremony in Folkestone marks end of Battle of Britain 79-years-ago by editor on Sep 17, 2019 - 10:35 AM
New Kent library opening hours begin on 30 September by editor on Sep 17, 2019 - 09:55 AM
Car reportedly smashes into front of Off-Licence in High Street Whitstable burglary by editor on Sep 17, 2019 - 06:15 AM
How to Protect Your Assets Before Marriage by editor on Sep 16, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Two men forfeit £10,000 seized at Channel Tunnel terminal in Folkestone by editor on Sep 16, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Kent parents warned - Don't be fooled and let your kid become a money mule! by editor on Sep 16, 2019 - 02:30 PM
History on your doorstep - FREE Folkestone Heritage Day tours at Napoleonic Shorncliffe Redoubt by editor on Sep 16, 2019 - 11:48 AM
Kent and Canterbury hospital will see new operating theatres and more beds as part of NHS pilot scheme by editor on Sep 16, 2019 - 10:15 AM
A Night to Shine supporting Pilgrims Hospices’ in Ashford, Broadstairs and Canterbury by editor on Sep 16, 2019 - 08:05 AM
Maidstone residents alert over scam in Maidstone involving bogus Metropolitan Police officers by editor on Sep 15, 2019 - 01:05 PM
Gravelly Bottom Road blaze near Maidstone investigated by Kent Police and KFRS by editor on Sep 15, 2019 - 11:00 AM
KCC backs removal of peak time restrictions to the Disabled Person's Bus Pass in Kent by editor on Sep 15, 2019 - 09:15 AM
Woman motorcyclist flown to hospital following serious crash on M26 in Kent by editor on Sep 14, 2019 - 03:00 PM
Recent aggressive cold callers prompts warning to Thanet residents to check they are genuine by editor on Sep 14, 2019 - 12:55 PM
East Kent councils react to government regulator notice over social housing gas safety certificates and health and safety problems by editor on Sep 14, 2019 - 11:15 AM
'Eurotunnel 25 Years On' exclusive exhibition opens at Folkestone Museum by editor on Sep 14, 2019 - 09:45 AM
Boat seized and six arrested in Folkestone and Chingford following cross-Channel people smuggling investigation led by NCA by editor on Sep 14, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Treat in store for steam train enthusiasts in Folkestone and across Kent by editor on Sep 13, 2019 - 04:15 PM
'Godsend' for Hythe man as east Kent specialist team bring hospital to patients’ homes by editor on Sep 13, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Teenage kitesurfer dragged out to sea is praised following rescue off Whitstable by editor on Sep 13, 2019 - 12:25 PM
£2.2 million for regeneration of Folkestone town centre by editor on Sep 13, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Kent Police raises awareness of faith-related child abuse at Dover Port, Channel Tunnel and Ebbsfleet International by editor on Sep 13, 2019 - 08:20 AM
Kent Police urge witnesses to burglary in Market Way, Canterbury to come foward by editor on Sep 13, 2019 - 06:15 AM
4 Simple Ways to Make Your New House Feel like a Home by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Maidstone man jailed over firearms death of 'friend' by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 07:18 PM
Man jailed over scissor attack on victim working in Tenterden by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 05:17 PM
Digital health project in Maidstone Care Home cuts hospital admissions by 100 per cent by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 02:25 PM
Kent Police investigate after delivery driver threatened by man with scarf covered face in Sittingbourne by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 12:30 PM
'Magnificent Seven' Canterbury councillors rewarded by sounding of Burghmote Horn by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Second phase of major £1.1million Deal Pier renovations is underway by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 08:20 AM
Biker seriously hurt after Harley Davidson crashes into barrier on A2 between Canterbury and Dover by editor on Sep 12, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Folkestone Tech School for Girls former pupils' reunion to take place in Deal by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 11:59 PM
Steps to Take to Ensure Your Equipment is Safe by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Kent Police warning after thieves target staggering number of vehicles in Thanet in just ONE NIGHT! by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Return of Duty Free shopping will give Brexit boost to Dover says Charlie by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 12:25 PM
Final Folkestone Bandstand concert shared with organisers' double birthday bash! by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Claim your reward now in Kent Libraries 2019 Summer Reading Challenge 'Space Chase' by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 09:10 AM
Kent Police appeal for dashcam footage after woman and her unborn child die in M25 collision near Chevening by editor on Sep 11, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Littlestone lifeboat crew 'save' mother and 4-year-old son on paddleboard more than a mile from Hythe beach by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 07:45 PM
Thieves who tried to blow up a cash machine near Maidstone jailed by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Arts group 'Making Waves' in Margate with weekend of live performance by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Folkestone outdoor gym created in Radnor Park by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Kent Police catch 'Sir Norman Wisdom' burglar red-handed as he drags fruit machine out of Deal pub by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 10:45 AM
Iconic Sunshine Café on Margate seafront re-opens with new contemporary art exhibition by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 08:45 AM
Praise for Dungeness lifeboat crew in rescue of four aboard trimaran with lost mast by editor on Sep 10, 2019 - 06:05 AM
CCTV released after serious assault at pub in Willesborough, Ashford by editor on Sep 09, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Suspected Ashford burglars to appear in court by editor on Sep 09, 2019 - 02:50 PM
Hawkinge Town bags spectacular first win of season by editor on Sep 09, 2019 - 12:40 PM
Kent and Essex RNLI lifeboats in a joint operation to rescue exhausted sailor in 22-foot yacht by editor on Sep 09, 2019 - 10:25 AM
Work begins on 24 new affordable homes in Harold Street Dover by editor on Sep 09, 2019 - 08:15 AM
Man jailed after Police discover house full of cannabis plants in Canterbury by editor on Sep 08, 2019 - 01:30 PM
Steam train treat for fans in Folkestone and throughout Kent by editor on Sep 08, 2019 - 11:10 AM
Pilot project in Hythe and Lyminge helps keep elderly patients active by editor on Sep 08, 2019 - 10:50 AM
Elderly man in hospital after two men barge into Swinburne Avenue, Broadstairs home and steal jewellery by editor on Sep 07, 2019 - 11:55 PM
Vandals on the rampage at Sandgate park in Folkestone by editor on Sep 07, 2019 - 01:00 PM
Car ruse Thanet distraction burglar faces five years in jail by editor on Sep 07, 2019 - 11:30 AM
Texel Cross lambs stolen from field on outskirts of Canterbury by editor on Sep 07, 2019 - 09:33 AM
4 Tips for Safe Food Storage in a Commercial Kitchen by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Gun recovered and man arrested after incident involving armed officers at Westwood Road Broadstairs by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 04:20 PM
Renewed appeal after elderly woman pedestrian dies in collision with lorry in Loose Road Maidstone by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Inspirational TB nurse from Broadstairs wins national award after helping homeless man by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 12:20 PM
Dover Port launches new FREE mobile app providing live up to the minute maritime information by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Electric Bus goes on trial at Canterbury park and ride scheme by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Stolen scooter found alight in field as well as 35 hectares of land damaged by fire at Broomfield, Herne Bay by editor on Sep 06, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Pet owners could see their animals shot after dog attacks on sheep near Maidstone by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 09:45 PM
Kent Police CCTV appeal after property in Margate broken into and car keys along with car 'stolen' by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 04:25 PM
'Eurotunnel 25 Years On' exclusive exhibition opens at Folkestone Museum by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Conservative Leader of Kent County Council quits job after 14-years by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Teenager charged with murder of Andre Bent appears in Maidstone Crown Court by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Whitstable Lifeboat stalwarts John and Julia Hill receive Award for Excellence in Volunteering by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Folkestone cat burglar's thieving spree halted after fishcake he cooked was found half eaten in victim's kitchen by editor on Sep 05, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Kent Police make renewed appeal following serious collision in Canterbury by editor on Sep 04, 2019 - 04:25 PM
Hythe family receive help from Charity providing support for military patients and their families by editor on Sep 04, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Littlestone lifeboat volunteers spend 24 hours at sea in a life raft to raise vital funds by editor on Sep 04, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Abbey Road Dover fire - a mystery by editor on Sep 04, 2019 - 10:05 AM
We have to stop this Brexit doom-loop says Folkestone and Hythe MP by editor on Sep 04, 2019 - 06:05 AM
Manager Tips: How to Handle Your Team by editor on Sep 03, 2019 - 11:35 PM
Dad up to his neck in water shoulder carrying young daughter rescued by Margate lifeboat crew after getting cut off by tide by editor on Sep 03, 2019 - 05:56 PM
A Night to Shine supporting Pilgrims Hospices’ in Ashford, Broadstairs and Canterbury by editor on Sep 03, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Debut success for Romney Marsh plough match teenager Emily Watson - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 03, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Witnesses sought to serious collision between motorbike and Renault Laguna at Knox Bridge near Staplehurst by editor on Sep 03, 2019 - 08:30 AM
Ramsgate woman charged over assaults on six police officers by editor on Sep 03, 2019 - 06:15 AM
Teenager charged with murder of Andre Bent to appear at Maidstone Crown Court by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 06:30 PM
Maidstone burglar who hid in compost bin is rooted out by police dog by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 04:30 PM
Search for driver after cyclist discovered by side of road with suspected 'broken bones' near Faversham by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 02:30 PM
Assault left man with head and face injuries in Ash near Sandwich by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 12:30 PM
16-year-old arrested on suspicion of murder in Maidstone by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Merchant Navy Day 2019 ceremonies taking place in Dover and Hawkinge by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 09:30 AM
Kent Police throw cordon around scene of serious assault in Margate park by editor on Sep 02, 2019 - 07:55 AM
First ever Dover Pride - a huge success! - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 01, 2019 - 03:15 PM
Suspect charged following spate of recent burglaries in Ashford and Wye by editor on Sep 01, 2019 - 02:00 PM
Kent Police appeal over woman seriously hurt after crashing into tree near Horsmonden by editor on Sep 01, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Vandalised Herne Bay shelter replaced with £50,000 Victorian-inspired new one coated with fire-retardant paint! by editor on Sep 01, 2019 - 11:00 AM
80th Anniversary of the start of WW2 remembered at Capel-le-Ferne Memorial near Folkestone by editor on Sep 01, 2019 - 08:55 AM