Dover grants help heroic voluntary support effort against coronavirus

Contributed by editor on May 03, 2020 - 09:00 AM


A further five community projects supporting vulnerable people during the coronavirus outbreak have received grants totalling £8,454 from Dover District Council.

Herne Bay man who repeatedly abused child is jailed for 4½ years

Contributed by editor on May 02, 2020 - 04:30 PM


A Herne Bay resident responsible for the repeated sexual abuse of a child has been jailed.

Kent Search and Rescue volunteers team up with NHS staff to deliver vital medicines

Contributed by editor on May 02, 2020 - 03:00 PM


Volunteers usually used to looking for missing people have turned their attention to helping the community in a different way.

Spitting at a police officer and racially-aggravated offences brought against man following Margate theft

Contributed by editor on May 02, 2020 - 01:00 PM


A 29-year-old man will appear in court to be sentenced for racially-aggravated offences and spitting at a police officer during his arrest in Margate.

Clinical teams from leading private hospital in Kent providing support to NHS colleagues at William Harvey in Ashford

Contributed by editor on May 02, 2020 - 11:00 AM


Staff from the private, Benenden Hospital in Kent are now supporting NHS colleagues in the fight against Coronavirus.

Maidstone man charged over mountain bike thefts after 23 are stolen from Bedgebury Pinetum

Contributed by editor on May 02, 2020 - 09:00 AM


Charges have been brought against a man suspected of stealing mountain bikes from Bedgebury Pinetum near Tunbridge Wells.

Two charged with theft following search of New Romney property and seizure of two cars

Contributed by editor on May 01, 2020 - 04:55 PM


A man and woman from London have been charged with theft offences following a warrant in New Romney.

Woman and 14-year-old girl arrested over thefts from cars in Thanet

Contributed by editor on May 01, 2020 - 04:00 PM


Police on patrol in Margate stopped two people who were seen to be acting suspiciously near vehicles in Orchard Road during the early hours of Monday 27 April 2020.

Deep sadness as ICU nurse at William Harvey Hospital in Ashford dies after testing positive for COVID-19

Contributed by editor on May 01, 2020 - 02:30 PM

Nurse Adekunle Enitan Photo permission: East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

A nurse at the William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent, has died after testing positive for COVID-19.

CCTV image released after alleged hate crime in Canterbury

Contributed by editor on May 01, 2020 - 12:30 PM


A CCTV image has been released of a man who may have information about an alleged hate crime in Canterbury.