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Lifesaving emergency equipment now fitted outside ALL Kent fire stations

Contributed by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 07:25 AM


Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) has fitted public access defibrillators (PADs) outside every fire station across Kent and Medway and has made them freely available for use by local communities.


Community Litter Pick And Clear Up Day in Dover on Saturday

Contributed by editor on Apr 27, 2018 - 06:05 AM


As part of Dover District Council's ongoing work to keep the district a great place to live, work and visit, it is inviting people to come along to a community litter pick and clear up in the Clarendon Road/Clarendon Street area in Dover on Saturday 28 April from 8.30am to 12.30pm.


Kent football fans warned over FIFA World Cup ticket fraud

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 07:58 PM


Kent Neighbourhood Watch is alerting football fans planning to travel to Russia for the FIFA World Cup to be on the lookout for match ticket, flight travel and accommodation fraud.


Emergency team called to rescue man who had fallen from cliffs in Dover

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 05:02 PM


Emergency services were called to Eastern Docks in the Port of Dover where a man had fallen 60 feet.


CCTV issued following robbery at shop in Rydal Avenue, Ramsgate

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 05:01 PM


Officers investigating a report of a robbery in Ramsgate have made an arrest and issued a CCTV image in a renewed appeal for information.


Police appeal following violent mugging by two men in Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 02:15 PM


Officers investigating a report of a robbery in Folkestone are appealing for witnesses to come forward.


Hawkinge litter picker volunteers back on the streets picking up what others have dropped

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 12:25 PM


Hawkinge litter picking volunteers will be out again on the streets of Hawkinge in May, picking up the perpetual stream of litter which others have discarded

But undeterred, organisers say: "All volunteers are welcome – please come and join us and help to keep our streets and open areas cleaner and safer for all our families."

 




Jail for Dover man found with drugs in coat pocket whilst being treated in hospital

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 10:45 AM


A Dover drug dealer who was in hospital being treated for injuries following an assault was found to have drugs in his coat pocket.


Is nuclear dump plan to be resurrected by Folkestone and Hythe District Council?

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 08:19 AM


Folkestone and Hythe Lib Dem Gary Fuller has reacted with fury at news reports that Folkestone and Hythe District Council may be again considering its unpopular plan to store nuclear waste under the Romney Marsh.


Ashford homelessness prevention summit focuses on power of partnerships

Contributed by editor on Apr 26, 2018 - 06:15 AM


A strong partnership approach is required to deal with the biggest change in homelessness prevention for more than 40 years, delegates attending a summit in Ashford were told.