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Domestic cleaner from Ashford jailed for stealing from clients

Contributed by editor on Jun 23, 2018 - 08:45 AM

A cleaner who stole items and fraudulently used bank cards belonging to her clients has been sentenced to two years and eight months imprisonment.



Biker suffers serious injuries after collision with Skoda Fabia near Maidstone

Contributed by editor on Jun 22, 2018 - 04:00 PM

Witnesses are being sought to a collision in Chart Sutton near Maidstone which left a motorcyclist suffering serious injuries.



Driver jumps out of moving car as police stop vehicle on M20 near Maidstone

Contributed by editor on Jun 22, 2018 - 02:00 PM

A Hastings man has been charged after officers stopped a car on the M20 at Hollingbourne near Maidstone and seized a bag of money.



Shocking number of young people in Kent waiting more than a year for mental health treatment

Contributed by editor on Jun 22, 2018 - 11:45 AM

Nearly 150 young people in Kent suffering from mental health problems are waiting more than a year for treatment to start. The shocking figure was revealed by the trust in charge of Kent's child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS).



LED streetlamps in Kent saving county more than £14,000 a day!

Contributed by editor on Jun 22, 2018 - 09:55 AM

The 100,000th LED street light in Kent has been installed in KCC’s ambitious £40 million scheme.



Police appeal for witnesses following serious crash on the A2 near Dover

Contributed by editor on Jun 22, 2018 - 07:35 AM

Officers investigating a serious collision on the A2 near Coldred are appealing for witnesses to come forward



Current levels of support for Kent pupils with high needs are holding them back say school leaders

Contributed by editor on Jun 22, 2018 - 06:25 AM

This Friday (22nd June) school leaders, teachers and governors from across Kent and the South East gather in Canterbury for the NAHT Kent Education Summit 2018.





Joint operation sees cannabis plants seized as combined forces tackle fly-tipping in Kent

Contributed by editor on Jun 21, 2018 - 04:45 PM

A joint fly-tipping operation by officers from Kent Police, the Kent Resource Partnership, local authorities, Kent County Council and the National Farmers Union has also netted 30 cannabis plants.



A2 near Dover remains closed following serious three car crash at Coldred junction

Contributed by editor on Jun 21, 2018 - 03:01 PM

Emergency services were called to a crash involving three cars on the A2 at the Coldred junction, near Dover shortly after 12 noon today





Project to restore Folkestone’s historic buildings equips students with skills for the future

Contributed by editor on Jun 21, 2018 - 01:15 PM

A project to restore Folkestone’s historic buildings has also equipped students with skills for the future thanks to a partnership with East Kent College.