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Folkestone man sentenced over drug and knife offences

Contributed by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 05:11 PM

 

A 27-year-old Folkestone man, who pleaded guilty to possessing cocaine, a Class A controlled drug, in Folkestone on 14 August 2018, was sentenced on 19 September 2018 at Folkestone Magistrates’ Court.



Police appeal after window smashed in burglary at business in Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 02:00 PM

 

Kent Police is appealing for information after a business was burgled in Cheriton High Street, Folkestone



Mayors gather at Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge to commemorate 100th Anniversary of the end of WW1 - PHOTO

Contributed by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 12:20 PM

 

Kent Battle of Britain Museum Trust at Hawkinge welcomed Mayors and Mayoresses from across Kent yesterday, 18 October 2018 to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the end of the First World War.



'Haunted' Canterbury museum to open for just a day

Contributed by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 09:38 AM

 

A day of spooky half term fun for all the family is on offer at the Beaney in Canterbury on Friday 26 October as the museum gets in the Hallowe’en spirit.



Money laundering suspect charged over £325,000 cash discovery at Folkestone Eurotunnel terminal

Contributed by editor on Oct 19, 2018 - 06:15 AM

 

A man has appeared in court following the discovery of more than £325,000 cash in a van stopped at the Channel Tunnel in Folkestone



Man charged after serious assault in Herne Bay

Contributed by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 04:01 PM

 

A man from Herne Bay will appear in court charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.



Sparkling evening with Warhorse author at packed Folkestone Tower Theatre

Contributed by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 03:05 PM

From left Nicolette Jones, Sir Michael Morpurgo, Rebecca Clee Photo: Ray Duff

 

By Ray Duff
A full house at Folkestone's Tower Theatre at Shorncliffe had adults and children hear a sparkling, lively and humorous 'conversation' between Warhorse author Sir Michael Morpurgo and journalist Nicolette Jones.



Folkestone and Hythe Council crack-down on rogue puppy breeders as new rules come into force

Contributed by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 12:25 PM

 

New rules to protect pets and crack down on rogue breeders are in force from this month.



Early years education in Dover and Deal scores second best in England

Contributed by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 10:30 AM

 

Early years education in Dover and Deal has been ranked second best in England – out of 533 constituencies.



Man in his 80s tricked by 'do-gooders' in Maidstone who stole cash, cards and tobacco

Contributed by editor on Oct 18, 2018 - 08:15 AM

 

Officers investigating a reported theft in Maidstone have now issued CCTV images of a man and a woman they believe can help with their enquiries.