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No 'nice office job' for 79-year-old Brian as he picks up first Ashford Mayor's Award for coming home 'wet and muddy'

Contributed by editor on Feb 19, 2018 - 10:15 AM


79-year-old Brian Sandall wasn't interested in a 'nice office job' when he retired and instead has received Ashford Mayor's Achievement Award for coming home 'wet and muddy'.

Feeling the love at Dungeness nuclear power plant

Contributed by editor on Feb 17, 2018 - 07:55 AM


Dungeness B’s nuclear power plant visitor centre celebrates its fifth birthday

Legendary Dungeness lifeboat crew member and fisherman dies aged 84

Contributed by editor on Feb 03, 2018 - 08:45 AM


Legendary Dungeness fisherman and lifeboat crew member on RNLB Charles Cooper Henderson has passed away

Scores gather to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day 2018 in Folkestone - PHOTOS

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2018 - 08:45 AM


By Ray Duff

Scores of people joined civic dignitaries, representatives of Kent Police, the Army, Ex-services, and local school students; at the annual Holocaust Memorial Day service in Folkestone on Friday 26th January at 11am.

Kate Middleton listens to young people from HeadStart Kent speak at mental health conference

Contributed by editor on Jan 18, 2018 - 06:05 AM


Young people from Kent have spoken at a national mental health conference where Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, was among the special guests.

Is this how people in Dover can save money on their energy bills?

Contributed by editor on Jan 13, 2018 - 01:15 PM


If you’re looking to save money as the new year gets underway, why not find out if you could get a better deal on your energy.

Local Hero award launched by Hawkinge Mayor John Heasman

Contributed by editor on Jan 09, 2018 - 12:55 PM


The Town Mayor of Hawkinge Councillor John Heasman, is asking for nominations for his new award initiative.

Hard-working Syrian refugee resettlement worker in Ashford receives New Year’s Honour

Contributed by editor on Jan 08, 2018 - 11:00 AM


Anne Forbes, Ashford council’s Syrian Resettlement Co-ordinator has been awarded the BEM in the New Year's Honours.

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