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Plans for Otterpool new town site near Hythe may be forced to change after discovery of Roman Villa

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 06:57 PM


The remains of what is thought to be a Roman villa have been discovered by archaeologists at the Otterpool Park site near Lympne, Hythe.


Child taken to hospital and two adult casualties treated after bedroom fire in Dover

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 04:05 PM


Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a ground floor flat in High Street, Dover, at 8.00am today, 25 April, to reports of a bedroom fire.


Cyclists to pay tribute to popular member of the Few at Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 02:15 PM


The son and grandson of one of ‘the Few’ are taking to their saddles on a fund-raising cycle ride in memory of two earlier generations of a brave family.


Crackdown on litter louts in Canterbury who now face £150 fines

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 12:15 PM


Litter louts who spoil the district are set to face £150 fines if they are caught by Canterbury City Council enforcement officers and could be pursued to appear in court.


Smoothing the way for Folkestone park and gardens

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM


More than 1,300 square feet of public paths at two of Folkestone’s favourite open spaces now have a spring in their step.



CCTV released over linked high value burglaries in Ashford, Dover, Folkestone and Sturry

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 09:30 AM


Officers are linking five burglaries in Ashford, Dover, Folkestone and Sturry – three of which were committed on the same day.


Bishop of Dover opens first 'Place of Welcome' today in Kent

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 07:43 AM


St. Michael’s Church, on Sittingbourne High Street, has been a major landmark for residents and visitors to the town for centuries and offers a sacred space for worship in the heart of the town.


'Remarkable statement of confidence' in new Free School says Folkestone and Hythe MP

Contributed by editor on Apr 25, 2018 - 06:05 AM

Damian-Collins

 

Constituency matters... a weekly column by the Member of Parliament for Folkestone and Hythe, Damian Collins 25 April 2018


Detectives appealing for information after report of a woman sexually assaulted in Ramsgate

Contributed by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 07:26 PM


Kent Police is appealing for information following a report that a woman was sexually assaulted in Ramsgate.


Folkestone pupils take school tuck shop debate to council chamber

Contributed by editor on Apr 24, 2018 - 04:30 PM


It’s usually home to debates about council tax, planning issues or the development of the district, but on Wednesday, April 18, the council chamber in Folkestone’s Civic Centre was the venue for a discussion by school pupils about the future of their tuck shop.