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Herne Bay burglary charge after Spenser Road bowling club break-in

Contributed by editor on Dec 29, 2019 - 01:00 PM

 

A suspected burglar is due to appear in court after Herne Bay Bowling Club was targeted for drink, cash and food.



Migrant smugglers using Dover helps regional organised crime unit net jailed sentences of almost 500 years in 2019

Contributed by editor on Dec 29, 2019 - 11:00 AM

The regional police unit which tackles serious and organised crime across the east has helped secure jail sentences of almost 500 years in 2019.




Police remind Canterbury residents to remove valuables from cars following spate of thefts

Contributed by editor on Dec 29, 2019 - 08:55 AM

 

Drivers are being reminded not to leave valuable items in their cars following reports of thefts in Canterbury.



Folkestone & Hythe District Council spreads Christmas cheer for some of the most vulnerable children in the district

Contributed by editor on Dec 28, 2019 - 04:30 PM

Gifts donated by F&HDC for Wish Upon A Star 2019 charity

 

Folkestone & Hythe District Council has been helping to spread Christmas cheer for some of the most vulnerable children in the district.




American visitor perplexed by the weather in Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Dec 28, 2019 - 02:55 PM

Folkestone's American Cousin - Peter Jurzynski

 

By Peter Jurzynski

As the readers of my Letters from America may know, I am a big fan of East Kent and its coastline, but I just can't get my head around your crazy weather!




Car targeted in Hopewell Drive, Gravesend arson attack

Contributed by editor on Dec 28, 2019 - 12:45 PM

 

Kent Police is appealing for information following a report of an attempted arson of a vehicle in Gravesend.




The Duchess of Cambridge praises work of midwives across the country

Contributed by editor on Dec 28, 2019 - 11:00 AM

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge on a visit to Kingston Hospital’s Maternity unit Photo: RCM

 

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge has written an open letter to UK midwives, after spending several days with midwives and maternity support workers at Kingston Hospital’s Maternity Unit earlier this year.




Newly appointed Bishop of Dover to be awarded MBE in Queen's New Year's Honours

Contributed by editor on Dec 28, 2019 - 08:30 AM

Rt Revd Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover, made an MBE Photo: Jim Drew

 

The Rt Revd Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover, has been made an MBE in the Queen's New Year's Honours list for 2020.




Former Dover man jailed over sexual offences against child

Contributed by editor on Dec 27, 2019 - 04:00 PM

 

A judge has jailed a man after he was found guilty of sexual offences against a child in Swale.




Frightening and brazen burglary for resident as armed robbers steal Christmas gifts from Cleves Way Ashford home

Contributed by editor on Dec 27, 2019 - 01:00 PM

 

An Ashford homeowner arrives home on Thursday, 19 December 2019 to find two burglars helping themselves to Christmas presents.