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Folkestone man charged with arson following patrol car fire and threat to firebomb police station

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 06:30 PM

 

A Folkestone man has been charged with arson after a police car was set on fire while officers attended an emergency call.



Kent man who poisoned woman is jailed following 999 confession

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 04:30 PM

 

An abusive man who poisoned a woman by administering prescription medicine into her jar of coffee sweetener has been sentenced to prison.



Dover businesses reinvent themselves to help feed the district

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 02:30 PM

 

While residents are doing their bit to stay home, support the NHS and save lives, many small businesses across the district are working hard to support their local community with essential food or supplies.



Arrest made following car theft in Broadstairs

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 12:30 PM

 

An arrest has been made in connection with an alleged car theft in Broadstairs.



Police charge Canterbury man who threatened to burn down shed in Thanington

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 10:30 AM

 

A Canterbury man has been charged with attempted arson with intent to endanger life following an incident in Thanington.



Maidstone man jailed over violent domestic assault

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 08:30 AM

 

A Maidstone man who pulled clumps of hair from the head of a woman during a violent domestic assault has been jailed.



Financial assistance for Port of Dover and Eurotunnel welcomed by Folkestone and Hythe MP

Contributed by editor on Apr 29, 2020 - 06:30 AM

 

Constituency matters... a weekly column by the Member of Parliament for Folkestone and Hythe, Damian Collins 29 April 2020.



Kent Police investigate after woman and pet pooch attacked by couple's 'out of control' dog at Allington locks

Contributed by editor on Apr 28, 2020 - 05:15 PM

 

Officers are appealing for information following an incident in which it is alleged a dog was out of control in a public place.



Man charged over attempted murder of a woman near Maidstone

Contributed by editor on Apr 28, 2020 - 04:03 PM

 

Charges have been brought against a man for the attempted murder of a woman in Harrietsham near Maidstone.



Virtual visits behind the scenes at Battle of Britain Memorial near Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Apr 28, 2020 - 01:30 PM

Virtual visits will go behind the scenes at the Battle of Britain Memorial

 

The Battle of Britain Memorial Trust has launched a new virtual visit initiative that is highlighting some of the attractions of the Kent Memorial through online Facebook Live broadcasts.