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UK police chiefs ‘appalled and horrified’ after George Floyd death

UK police chiefs ‘appalled and horrified’ after George Floyd death

Chief constables from across the UK issued a joint statement saying they ‘stand alongside all those across the globe’ who were horrified by his death. Read full article: UK police chiefs ‘appalled and horrified...→

Driver arrested after bypass crash sees cyclist airlifted to hospital

Driver arrested after bypass crash sees cyclist airlifted to hospital

A driver has been arrested after a cyclist was injured in a bypass crash and had to be airlifted to hospital. Read full article: Driver arrested after bypass crash sees ...→

New Aldi store set to open

New Aldi store set to open

Aldi is to open a new store later this month, and is calling on charities and food banks to contact them. Read full article: New Aldi store set to open...→

Help give your local some love

Help give your local some love

The KM Group campaign, Love Your Local, supporting pubs across the county, sees dozens featured in your local paper and what they have on offer. Read full article: Help give your local some love...→

Man suffers burns in house fire

Man suffers burns in house fire

A man suffered burns and a neighbouring property was evacuated as fire crews battled a large house blaze. Read full article: Man suffers burns in house fire...→

Tunbridge Wells Doctor calling for more funding to fight COVID-19 in Zambia

A Tunbridge Wells doctor's calling for urgent help to fight against COVID-19 in Zambia where the virus is starting to take its hold. Daniel Grace is part of a [...] Read full article: Tunbridge Wells Doctor calling for more ...→

Fifth of Britons following lockdown rules less strictly, poll indicates

Fifth of Britons following lockdown rules less strictly, poll indicates

Around 7% of Britons said the actions of Boris Johnson’s aide, Dominic Cummings, were a factor in their own lockdown breaches. Read full article: Fifth of Britons following lockdown rule...→

The latest shows and films to stream

From the final series of 13 Reasons Why to the Oscar-winning film Parasite, here are the latest must-see shows you could be watching this week. Read full article: The latest shows and films to stream...→

Can you take on Sport England’s challenge?

Can you take on Sport England’s challenge?

Student life is normally packed with parties, pubs and the odd bit of studying! Here's how you can fill the unexpected spare time in lockdown. Read full article: Can you take on Sport England’s challeng...→

Five ways to keep the family active

Five ways to keep the family active

Lockdown life can be challenging – but you can power through and have some fun right at home Read full article: Five ways to keep the family active...→

Baby out of hospital

Baby out of hospital

A tot who fell out a window from the fourth-storey of a block of flats is out of hospital. Read full article: Baby out of hospital...→

Elderly woman injured in out-of-control bonfire

Elderly woman injured in out-of-control bonfire

A woman in her 70s required treatment after an out-of-control bonfire spread to her home. Read full article: Elderly woman injured in out-of-control ...→

‘Large number’ of Frankie & Benny’s outlets to close permanently

‘Large number’ of Frankie & Benny’s outlets to close permanently

Staff are reportedly set to be told that many sites are ‘no longer viable to trade and will remain closed’. Read full article: ‘Large number’ of Frankie & Benny’s outl...→

Boogie on to beat the lockdown boredom

Boogie on to beat the lockdown boredom

There are plenty of exercise options that get your heart pumping and are lots of fun – and you don’t even have to be sporty to join in. Read full article: Boogie on to beat the lockdown boredom...→

The story of the world's most famous missing man

For months the world tried to guess the identity of the 'piano man' found lost and dripping wet on a Kent beach - here is his story 15 years on. Read full article: The story of the world's most famous mis...→

'My son would still be alive if there was no lockdown'

'My son would still be alive if there was no lockdown'

The father of a teenage boy who took his own life says he believes his son would still be alive if social distancing measures had not been enforced. Read full article: 'My son would still be alive if there wa...→

Woman arrested after fatal crash in clear

Woman arrested after fatal crash in clear

A Kent woman arrested after a fatal crash is no longer being investigated, say police. Read full article: Woman arrested after fatal crash in clea...→

Antibody tests to be rolled out across the country, says Hancock

Antibody tests to be rolled out across the country, says Hancock

The Health Secretary said about 40,000 tests are being conducted a day across the health and social care sector. Read full article: Antibody tests to be rolled out across t...→

Fire crews called to blaze near school

Fire crews called to blaze near school

 | Updated: 18:06, 02 June 2020... Video: Fire crews at the fire in Peel Street, Maidstone Read full article: Fire crews called to blaze near school...→

Fire near school

Fire near school

Emergency services have been called to a fire which has broken out near a junior school. Read full article: Fire near school...→

Man jailed after trying to enter home with pickaxe

A 38-year-old has been found guilty of a number of offences after he tried to break into a man's home while possessing multiple weapons. Read full article: Man jailed after trying to enter home wi...→

Care sector treated with 'lack of respect' during pandemic

Care sector treated with 'lack of respect' during pandemic

A care home manager has accused the Government of virtually ignoring the industry she has worked in for 49 years. Read full article: Care sector treated with 'lack of respec...→

Motorists 'exploiting' lockdown to speed excessively

Motorists 'exploiting' lockdown to speed excessively

Drivers are "exploiting lockdown to speed excessively", a probe has found - with one of the worst offenders caught in Kent. Read full article: Motorists 'exploiting' lockdown to speed...→

Could you be our Snapshot Kent winner?

Could you be our Snapshot Kent winner?

Our photo competition during lockdown, Snapshot Kent, has come to an end - and we want you to help pick our winner. See if yours is in our shortlist: Read full article: Could you be our Snapshot Kent winner?...→

Trolley of stolen ice cream returned

Trolley of stolen ice cream returned

Police were in a race against time to retrieve stolen ice cream on a hot day. Read full article: Trolley of stolen ice cream returned...→

Cliff horror as house collapses over edge

Cliff horror as house collapses over edge

 | Updated: 12:10, 02 June 2020... Swale Borough Council says one of their officers is going down to assess the situation now to work out whether more homes ne [...] Read full article: Cliff horror as house collapses over edg...→

Almost 62,000 ‘excess’ deaths in UK during coronavirus outbreak – ONS

Almost 62,000 ‘excess’ deaths in UK during coronavirus outbreak – ONS

The proportion of deaths in care homes involving coronavirus fell to below a third in the week ending May 22. Read full article: Almost 62,000 ‘excess’ deaths in UK duri...→

Statistics watchdog criticises inadequate data on coronavirus tests

Statistics watchdog criticises inadequate data on coronavirus tests

The head of the UK Statistics Authority criticised the way the figures are presented at the daily Downing Street briefings. Read full article: Statistics watchdog criticises inadequat...→

Woman, 19, fined after seafront brawl

A 19-year-old woman has been hit with a fine for being drunk and disorderly after police broke up a seaside rumpus. Read full article: Woman, 19, fined after seafront brawl...→

Groom's death four months after wedding

Groom's death four months after wedding

A wife has paid tribute to her husband of four months after he died after contracting coronavirus. Read full article: Groom's death four months after wedding...→

Multi-vehicle crash closes M20

Multi-vehicle crash closes M20

An ambulance has flipped onto its roof after four vehicles crashed on the M20 which has led to the London-bound carriageway being closed. Read full article: Multi-vehicle crash closes M20...→

Brewery's can range leads to best month ever

Brewery's can range leads to best month ever

A critically-acclaimed brewery has launched its first range of canned beers – and has enjoyed its best ever month as a result. Read full article: Brewery's can range leads to best month ...→

Brewery taps into demand during pandemic

Brewery taps into demand during pandemic

After the success of its takeaway range, a critically-acclaimed brewery has launched its first range of canned beers. Read full article: Brewery taps into demand during pandemic...→

Further help for struggling mortgage customers confirmed

Further help for struggling mortgage customers confirmed

The Financial Conduct Authority confirmed borrowers will be able to take a further three-month mortgage payment holiday if they need to. Read full article: Further help for struggling mortgage cus...→

In Pictures: Life in lockdown captured in photographic ‘time capsule’

In Pictures: Life in lockdown captured in photographic ‘time capsule’

Images include clapping for carers, rainbows, empty streets, social distancing, home haircuts and the natural world. Read full article: In Pictures: Life in lockdown captured i...→

Iconic Dunkirk barge battling to stay afloat

Iconic Dunkirk barge battling to stay afloat

A historic sailing barge which helped return soldiers from the beaches of Dunkirk needs a new engine to keep it going for another 30 years. Read full article: Iconic Dunkirk barge battling to stay af...→

Can this still claim to be Kent's County Town?

Can this still claim to be Kent's County Town?

Kent's County Town has been rocked by three high-profile departures – so can it really still claim the title? Read full article: Can this still claim to be Kent's County...→

William and Kate praise Australia’s first responders

William and Kate praise Australia’s first responders

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have recognised the efforts of those dealing day-to-day with Covid-19. Read full article: William and Kate praise Australia’s firs...→

02:24 Eroding cliff putting Sheppey homes in danger

One house in Eastchurch has been ripped apart as a section of the cliff collapsed into the sea and many say they're worried their houses could be next. Read full article: 02:24 Eroding cliff putting Sheppey home...→

Hancock defends test and trace system as thousands of pupils return to school

Hancock defends test and trace system as thousands of pupils return to school

Some contact tracers have said they have no work to do while others have complained about poor technology. Read full article: Hancock defends test and trace system as...→

Masked gang push over pensioner in break-in

Masked gang push over pensioner in break-in

 | Updated: 18:01, 01 June 2020... Police are looking for a group of masked men who broke into an elderly couple's home and pushed over a woman before jeweller [...] Read full article: Masked gang push over pensioner in break...→

Woman, 80, pushed over in burglary

Woman, 80, pushed over in burglary

Police are appealing for information after a house, with two elderly people inside, was targeted by burglars. Read full article: Woman, 80, pushed over in burglary...→

Cyber attackers demand £800k ransom

Cyber attackers demand £800k ransom

A county council-owned company was the victim of a cyber attack in which a huge Bitcoin ransom was demanded. Read full article: Cyber attackers demand £800k ransom...→

Large police search for man

Large police search for man

The police helicopter and ground teams were deployed in the search for a man after a car crash. Read full article: Large police search for man...→

Thousands of children go back to school

Thousands of children go back to school

Pupils have gone back to school this morning - and we take a look inside one to see which new measures have been introduced. Read full article: Thousands of children go back to school...→

Beach-goers stunned as brawl erupts at harbour

A seafront brawl broke out in a harbour leaving visitors to a beach shocked and one man was said to have blood all over his face. Read full article: Beach-goers stunned as brawl erupts at h...→

Security guards to patrol beaches

Security guards will begin patrolling beaches due to antisocial behaviour including a mass brawl. Read full article: Security guards to patrol beaches...→

Mps urge secretary of state to intervene over local plan

Mps urge secretary of state to intervene over local plan

A local plan for 10,000 homes should not be "blocked", a group of MPs has told The Secretary of State for Housing. Read full article: Mps urge secretary of state to intervene...→

Fundraiser will help man achieve bucket list dream

Fundraiser will help man achieve bucket list dream

A family have launched a fundraiser to help a man with terminal cancer achieve a goal on his bucket list. Read full article: Fundraiser will help man achieve bucket ...→

Travellers 'isolate' in park as child has Covid-19

Travellers 'isolate' in park as child has Covid-19

A large group of travellers say they are 'isolating' in a park popular with families after one of their children tested positive for coronavirus. Read full article: Travellers 'isolate' in park as child ha...→

Free webinar to discuss how county will bounce back

Free webinar to discuss how county will bounce back

Business leaders are invited to discuss life after lockdown and the county's economic outlook on a special one-hour webinar. Read full article: Free webinar to discuss how county will ...→

Live snooker back on our screens

Live snooker back on our screens

Kent cueman Barry Hawkins takes part in snooker’s Championship League which starts today. Read full article: Live snooker back on our screens...→

More than 200 travel and hospitality firms back call for quarantine U-turn

More than 200 travel and hospitality firms back call for quarantine U-turn

Major hotels, travel firms and restaurateurs are calling for air bridges to be created which enable people to travel. Read full article: More than 200 travel and hospitality fir...→

Photographic archive created to preserve life in lockdown

Photographic archive created to preserve life in lockdown

It was the first time since the Second World War the public were asked to capture a moment in time to be saved in the Historic England Archive. Read full article: Photographic archive created to preserve...→

Marvel actor to make his Shakespearean mark

Marvel actor to make his Shakespearean mark

Avengers star Tom Hiddleston is the latest actor to appear in a series of free screenings of world class theatre during lockdown. Read full article: Marvel actor to make his Shakespearean m...→

Outdoor markets reopening from today

Outdoor markets reopening from today

Here are some of the outdoor markets reopening this week following the Prime Minister's announcement that they're safe to return. Read full article: Outdoor markets reopening from today...→

Cavalcade to protest schools' reopening

A morning of action is being planned by a trade union council over a 'dangerous' plan to reopen schools tomorrow. Read full article: Cavalcade to protest schools' reopening...→

Schoolgirl's own Black Lives Matter protest

A 17-year-old has expressing outrage at the death of a black man in the US after officers knelt on his neck as London is swamped with protestors. Read full article: Schoolgirl's own Black Lives Matter prot...→

Bulldogs stolen from their home

Bulldogs stolen from their home

Two beloved bulldogs named named Pebbles and Queenie have been stolen from their home. Read full article: Bulldogs stolen from their home...→

School closed until next week after fire

School closed until next week after fire

 | Updated: 12:40, 03 June 2020... A junior school has been forced to close until Monday after a building in its ground was engulfed in flames. Read full article: School closed until next week after fire...→

Up to 100 migrants in seven boats arrive

Up to 100 migrants in seven boats arrive

Seven boats estimated to be carrying between 80 and 100 migrants have been brought to to the Kent coast this morning by Border Force Read full article: Up to 100 migrants in seven boats arrive...→

Loving tribute to father and 'artist to the stars'

A tribute to a hugely successful artist who worked with royalty has been made by his son. Read full article: Loving tribute to father and 'artist to ...→

02:59 How county's pubs are adapting during the pandemic

With businesses in Kent having to make huge changes to survive the coronavirus crisis some of those hit hardest are the county's pubs and breweries. But one in [...] Read full article: 02:59 How county's pubs are adapting dur...→

Kings Rewind: It ain't over till it's over

Kings Rewind: It ain't over till it's over

Speedway fans missing their dose of action at Central Park can relive a thrilling climax this week. Read full article: Kings Rewind: It ain't over till it's ov...→

Dig ponds in countryside to boost rare wetland plants, experts urge

Dig ponds in countryside to boost rare wetland plants, experts urge

A nine-year project reveals clean water ponds deliver ‘unprecedented’ gains for nature in the landscape. Read full article: Dig ponds in countryside to boost rare w...→

Baby who fell out of window is out of hospital

Baby who fell out of window is out of hospital

A baby who fell from the window of a fourth-storey flat window has now been discharged from hospital. Read full article: Baby who fell out of window is out of ho...→

School closed after fire

School closed after fire

A school has been forced to close following a fire, just days after it began welcoming some pupils back. Read full article: School closed after fire...→

Police find ‘strong correlation’ between lockdown breaches and warmer weather

Police find ‘strong correlation’ between lockdown breaches and warmer weather

Met Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Simmons said officers had adopted a proportionate approach to the punishment of coronavirus breaches. Read full article: Police find ‘strong correlation’ between...→

Wind farm extension rejected

Wind farm extension rejected

Plans for dozens of new wind turbines off the coast of Kent have been blocked. Read full article: Wind farm extension rejected...→

£15k needed to help puppy walk

£15k needed to help puppy walk

A fundraising page has been set up to help a 14-week-old puppy who can't walk due to a birth defect. Read full article: £15k needed to help puppy walk...→

Markets back in business as stalls return

Markets back in business as stalls return

Two of Kent's markets reopened for business today with social distancing the key. Read full article: Markets back in business as stalls retur...→

Police called to McDonald's reopening

Police called to McDonald's reopening

Officers have stepped in to deal with congestion near reopened McDonald's drive-thru. Read full article: Police called to McDonald's reopening...→

Thug jailed after attacking front door with pickaxe

 | Updated: 18:30, 02 June 2020... After being stopped from entering by the man Radford used a pickaxe to damage the door before leaving. Read full article: Thug jailed after attacking front door w...→

03:29 Should quarantine rules be relaxed?

The government's 14 day quarantine rule for people entering Kent and the rest of the UK could be relaxed after experts warned of the devastating impact it woul [...] Read full article: 03:29 Should quarantine rules be relaxed...→

Woman's bag snatched in town centre alleyway

Woman's bag snatched in town centre alleyway

Police are seeking information after the victim suffered minor injuries when she was pushed to the floor. Read full article: Woman's bag snatched in town centre alle...→

'Our paths have probably crossed so many times'

A man who was abandoned as a baby outside a pub toilet has made a drastic discovery about his true identity thanks to the power of DNA Read full article: 'Our paths have probably crossed so many...→

Aldi supermarket plans given go-ahead

Aldi supermarket plans given go-ahead

Plans to open an Aldi and a coffee shop next to a downsized B&Q have been given the seal of approval by a council. Read full article: Aldi supermarket plans given go-ahead...→

'Our lives have been turned upside down'

'Our lives have been turned upside down'

A mother-of-five whose home has fallen off the edge of a cliff says she is 'devastated' but wants to thank the community for their 'amazing' support. Read full article: 'Our lives have been turned upside down'...→

Family pay tribute to 'loving and caring' father

Family pay tribute to 'loving and caring' father

The family of a doctor who died from Covid-19 have set up a crowdfunding page to honour his retirement wishes. Read full article: Family pay tribute to 'loving and caring...→

House left teetering on cliff edge falls off

House left teetering on cliff edge falls off

Shocking new photos show a house left teetering on a cliff edge has now fallen off. Read full article: House left teetering on cliff edge falls...→

Fleet land promising German manager

Fleet land promising German manager

Ebbsfleet United have brought in a highly rated young manager from abroad to be their new boss. Read full article: Fleet land promising German manager...→

Huge difference in numbers of schools opening across Kent

Huge difference in numbers of schools opening across Kent

Dozens of primary schools across the county welcomed back pupils in Years R, 1 and 6 yesterday – but figures reveal a post code lottery. Read full article: Huge difference in numbers of schools op...→

Loans to Covid-hit businesses top £30bn

Loans to Covid-hit businesses top £30bn

Experts have warned that billions may not be paid back, leaving the taxpayer with a hefty bill. Read full article: Loans to Covid-hit businesses top £30bn...→

Full list of McDonald's drive-thrus in Kent reopening today

Full list of McDonald's drive-thrus in Kent reopening today

 | Updated: 10:15, 02 June 2020... It comes after seven pilot restaurants across the north of the county - including in Medway and Sittingbourne - welcomed bac [...] Read full article: Full list of McDonald's drive-thrus in K...→

Football club chairman feels optimistic despite the problems

Football club chairman feels optimistic despite the problems

Sports clubs are under pressure to survive during the coronavirus crisis but it’s not all doom and gloom. Read full article: Football club chairman feels optimistic ...→

Tesco finance chief Alan Stewart to step down

Tesco finance chief Alan Stewart to step down

Mr Stewart will leave his role as chief financial officer on April 30 2021, after six years at the company. Read full article: Tesco finance chief Alan Stewart to step...→

Ready for hottest day of year so far?

With temperatures set to reach the mid-20s at noon, firefighters are calling for caution. Read full article: Ready for hottest day of year so far?...→

Prayers for Queen to mark coronation anniversary

Prayers for Queen to mark coronation anniversary

The Queen was crowned 67 years ago in a deeply religious ceremony in Westminster Abbey on June 2 1953. Read full article: Prayers for Queen to mark coronation ann...→

Stranded pirate ship set to be partially removed

Stranded pirate ship set to be partially removed

A derelict pirate ship which ran aground nearly four years and made national headlines is to be partially removed. Read full article: Stranded pirate ship set to be partially...→

06:36 Teachers and parents anxious as schools reopen across Kent

Anxious and concerned - that's how parents and teachers say they feel as thousands of primary pupils have been heading back to school for the first time since [...] Read full article: 06:36 Teachers and parents anxious as sc...→

New pictures of missing man

New images of a man missing since last week show what he might be wearing. Read full article: New pictures of missing man...→

Can you go for a socially distanced test drive?

Can you go for a socially distanced test drive?

Car dealers and MOT companies put safety precautions in place as they reopen this week. Read full article: Can you go for a socially distanced test...→

Man wielding samurai sword outside pub jailed

A man has been jailed after he wielded a samurai sword outside a high street pub following a confrontation with customers. Read full article: Man wielding samurai sword outside pub j...→

Soldier silhouettes to be installed on roundabout

Soldier silhouettes to be installed on roundabout

A town's links with the First World War will be recognised when a number of soldier silhouettes are installed on a busy roundabout. Read full article: Soldier silhouettes to be installed on r...→

Time on the farm for struggling families

Time on the farm for struggling families

A children's charity is changing its services during lockdown, with one-to-one farm sessions and activity packs. Read full article: Time on the farm for struggling families...→

No rise in Kent Covid-19 deaths

No rise in Kent Covid-19 deaths

A total of 761 people have died in hospitals in Kent with coronavirus, daily government figures show, with cases now past 5,700. Read full article: No rise in Kent Covid-19 deaths...→

Man found unconscious in school field dies

A man found unconscious in a school field after suffering a serious head injury has died in hospital. Read full article: Man found unconscious in school field di...→

Man charged after 'noxious liquid' attack

Man charged after 'noxious liquid' attack

A man has been charged after allegedly throwing an unknown liquid at a police officer. Read full article: Man charged after 'noxious liquid' attac...→

Thousands queue for their homewares fix as Ikea reopens 19 stores

Thousands queue for their homewares fix as Ikea reopens 19 stores

The retail giant saw shoppers queuing in car parks and along roads in searing heat as new measures restricted customer numbers. Read full article: Thousands queue for their homewares fix ...→

This is what kids going back to school can expect

This is what kids going back to school can expect

Pupils could be in for a shock as a number of new measures have been introduced in schools across Kent from today. Read full article: This is what kids going back to school c...→

We're not happy

"We're not happy"

Protestors have gathered to show their opposition to schools reopening. Read full article: "We're not happy"...→

Skills session vows to return after pandemic

Skills session vows to return after pandemic

A free workshop aimed at bridging the skills gap says the pandemic has prevented it hitting a key milestone this month. Read full article: Skills session vows to return after pand...→

Primark plans to reopen all 153 stores in England on June 15

Primark plans to reopen all 153 stores in England on June 15

Owner Associated British Foods said it anticipates its stores in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales will reopen in late June. Read full article: Primark plans to reopen all 153 stores i...→

Tensions continue over lockdown easing as pupils begin returning to school

Tensions continue over lockdown easing as pupils begin returning to school

Primary schools welcome back children on Monday, with families also able to reunite and markets reopening across the UK. Read full article: Tensions continue over lockdown easing a...→

Homes plan for old animal waste plant faces legal challenge

A legal challenge has halted a planned housing development on the site of a former animal waste plant which dealt with cattle infected with BSE. Read full article: Homes plan for old animal waste plant fa...→

'How do you socially distance four year olds?'

'How do you socially distance four year olds?'

As schools begin to return today one education lawyer has given his take on the government's decision and provided advice to concerned parents. Read full article: 'How do you socially distance four year ...→

Two charged over suspected car park drug deals

Two charged over suspected car park drug deals

Two men have been charged following reports of drugs being dealt in a car park. Read full article: Two charged over suspected car park drug...→

Police on standby at station

Police on standby at station

Police, with a van and two patrol cars, have been seen outside a station. Read full article: Police on standby at station...→

National Trust's first Kent sites reopen

National Trust's first Kent sites reopen

Two sites in Kent run by the National Trust has reopened to visitors who have pre-booked today, but tickets were snapped up quickly. Read full article: National Trust's first Kent sites reopen...→

EFL consider new proposals as deadline for submissions passes

EFL consider new proposals as deadline for submissions passes

The Football League meet today to discuss alternative proposals for ending League 1 - and Gills boss Steve Evans has one of his own. Read full article: EFL consider new proposals as deadline f...→

Man stoned at castle died of heart attack

Man stoned at castle died of heart attack

 | Updated: 12:57, 03 June 2020... Officers were called to the castle following reports of a disturbance and Mr Hilder, 66, was pronounced dead at the scene. Read full article: Man stoned at castle died of heart attac...→

Man died of heart attack following 'rock throwing' incident at castle

Man died of heart attack following 'rock throwing' incident at castle

Detectives have revealed a pensioner died of a heart attack following a rock throwing incident at a castle, as they renew their appeal for witnesses. Read full article: Man died of heart attack following 'rock...→

The shocking figures behind county lines gangs ravaging Kent

Figures have revealed how county line gangs - which operate in Kent - are inflicting violence across the country. Read full article: The shocking figures behind county lines...→

Video shows crews removing pirate ship from creek

Video shows crews removing pirate ship from creek

The moment the remains of a pirate ship were pulled from mud this week after being left stranded since 2016 has been captured on video. Read full article: Video shows crews removing pirate ship f...→

Anger after human waste is left at beauty spot

Anger after human waste is left at beauty spot

Fears for children's and animal's safety have been raised after human poo and dirty tissues were left at a popular walking trail. Read full article: Anger after human waste is left at beaut...→

Ladies battle hots up in lockdown league

Ladies battle hots up in lockdown league

Christine Costiff was knocked off top spot for the first time this week in the A&D RRC Lockdown League. Read full article: Ladies battle hots up in lockdown league...→

Budget airline Wizz Air boosts profits prior to virus uncertainty

Budget airline Wizz Air boosts profits prior to virus uncertainty

The Hungary-based business saw underlying profits increase by 16% to 345 million euros in the year to March 31 as passengers increased. Read full article: Budget airline Wizz Air boosts profits p...→

A huge relief to be back racing says top trainer

A huge relief to be back racing says top trainer

Horse racing resumed this week and its return has been warmly welcomed by those involved. Read full article: A huge relief to be back racing says top...→

Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalation after 'out of control' bonfire

Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalation after 'out of control' bonfire

A woman in her seventies required first aid after firefighters were called to a garden blaze which had spread Read full article: Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalati...→

Nissan warns Sunderland plant ‘unsustainable’ without EU trade deal

Nissan warns Sunderland plant ‘unsustainable’ without EU trade deal

The 7,000 workers of the UK’s largest car manufacturing plant survived a cost-cutting decision last week, but there are other fears for the future. Read full article: Nissan warns Sunderland plant ‘unsustain...→

Get fit with your favourite celeb – and more

Get fit with your favourite celeb – and more

Staying in is the new going out, even if we might not have much choice. Here's the lowdown on lockdown life and how to ramp up the fun. Read full article: Get fit with your favourite celeb – and ...→

Bride sheds 8st to be carried over threshold 18 years on

Steph Gill always wanted to be carried over the threshold on her wedding day but at 18st she was too heavy for hubby John. Until now. Read full article: Bride sheds 8st to be carried over thres...→

Rapper convicted of manslaughter of actor’s daughter mounts appeal

Rapper convicted of manslaughter of actor’s daughter mounts appeal

Louella Fletcher-Michie died after taking the hallucinogenic drug 2-CP at the Bestival music festival in Dorset, in September 2017. Read full article: Rapper convicted of manslaughter of acto...→

‘Just 1,749 people contacted’ in first four days of NHS Test and Trace

‘Just 1,749 people contacted’ in first four days of NHS Test and Trace

The Government has yet to publish figures, but Channel 4 News has seen the data from Thursday to Sunday. Read full article: ‘Just 1,749 people contacted’ in first f...→

Castle Concerts to take place next year

Castle Concerts to take place next year

One of the county's biggest music festivals has been officially called off but it remains unclear whether tickets will be refunded. Read full article: Castle Concerts to take place next year...→

02:41 "Our lives have been turned upside down"

A family from Sheppey have been left utterly devastated after their home's fallen off a cliff in Eastchurch. The Tulletts had to flee their house at the weeken [...] Read full article: 02:41 "Our lives have been turned upside...→

McDonald's will reopen despite fears of traffic chaos near hospital

McDonald's will reopen despite fears of traffic chaos near hospital

A Drive Thru will reopen tomorrow even though an MP has voiced concerns it will lead to huge traffic queues on a main route to a hospital. Read full article: McDonald's will reopen despite fears of ...→

Hancock says ‘black lives matter’ as report shows Covid-19 risk to BAME people

Hancock says ‘black lives matter’ as report shows Covid-19 risk to BAME people

Health Secretary Matt Hancock told the Commons the evidence showed that coronavirus targets people in an ‘unequal and disproportionate way’. Read full article: Hancock says ‘black lives matter’ as rep...→

New Kent test centre pledged

New Kent test centre pledged

A question in the House of Commons has prompted a pledge from the Health Secretary. Read full article: New Kent test centre pledged...→

Equalities watchdog writes to MPs warning against plans to end online voting

Equalities watchdog writes to MPs warning against plans to end online voting

The proposal announced by Jacob Rees-Mogg could see parliamentarians forming kilometre-long queues in order to obey social distancing rules. Read full article: Equalities watchdog writes to MPs warnin...→

'I hated everything about myself after racist attack at eight'

'I hated everything about myself after racist attack at eight'

A girl who was attacked by a car-load of racists when she was just eight has returned to the spot to hold held her own Black Lives Matter protest. Read full article: 'I hated everything about myself after r...→

Radical changes at beach after 'unacceptable' weekend

Radical changes at beach after 'unacceptable' weekend

Changes are to be made at a popular seafront after 'inconsiderate' visitors created dangerous parking problems, fires and uncontrollable litter. Read full article: Radical changes at beach after 'unaccept...→

Two injured after ambulance flips in pile-up

Two injured after ambulance flips in pile-up

An ambulance has flipped onto its roof after four vehicles crashed on the M20 which led to the London-bound carriageway being closed. Read full article: Two injured after ambulance flips in pil...→

Weekly deaths involving coronavirus down by almost a third in seven days – ONS

Weekly deaths involving coronavirus down by almost a third in seven days – ONS

A total of 2,589 deaths involving coronavirus in England and Wales were registered in the week ending May 22. Read full article: Weekly deaths involving coronavirus down...→

McDonald's to reopen all drive-thrus across Kent this week

McDonald's to reopen all drive-thrus across Kent this week

Every McDonald's drive-thru in Kent is set to reopen between today and Thursday this week in a big boost for fast food lovers. Read full article: McDonald's to reopen all drive-thrus acr...→

Serious crash closes M20 Londonbound

Serious crash closes M20 Londonbound

An ambulance has flipped onto its roof in a serious four car crash that has closed the M20. Read full article: Serious crash closes M20 Londonbound...→

Air ambulance called after 'bin lorry' overturns

An air ambulance has been called after a vehicle, believed to be a bin lorry, overturned on a busy road. Read full article: Air ambulance called after 'bin lorry' o...→

Multiple garden shed fires prompts safety plea

Multiple garden shed fires prompts safety plea

Firefighters have issued a safety reminder to the public after a fire involving a number of garden sheds Read full article: Multiple garden shed fires prompts safet...→

School reunion: It’s back to class for pupils in England

School reunion: It’s back to class for pupils in England

Teachers and support staff rising to the challenge of taking back Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 pupils Read full article: School reunion: It’s back to class for p...→

Kent's lost BHS stores and what they are now

Kent's lost BHS stores and what they are now

They have disappeared from our towns and cities but here is what became of the buildings occupied by BHS in Kent. Read full article: Kent's lost BHS stores and what they are...→

27:25 Kent Tonight - Monday 1st June 2020

Catch up on the latest news from across the county with Louisa Britton. Your top stories this evening: Fears more homes will be lost after dramatic cliff-fall [...] Read full article: 27:25 Kent Tonight - Monday 1st June 202...→

02:42 Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield resigns from front bench after lockdown breach

Kent MP Rosie Duffield's resigned as Labour's chief whip after breaching lockdown rules. The Canterbury MP's apologised after it emerged she'd met up with her [...] Read full article: 02:42 Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield resig...→

Terrified families flee angry swarm of wasps

Terrified families flee angry swarm of wasps

Parents and children fled in terror after a huge swarm of angry wasps descended on a park. Read full article: Terrified families flee angry swarm of w...→

Image of topless man released after car theft

Detectives have released CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to in connection to the theft. Read full article: Image of topless man released after car ...→

The £50m plans for new council HQ

The £50m plans for new council HQ

A borough council is planning to potentially build a new four-storey home, to be shared with KCC. Read full article: The £50m plans for new council HQ...→

Boyzlife announce two new dates in Kent

Boyzlife announce two new dates in Kent

Boyband supergroup Boyzlife have announced two dates in the county, celebrating the release of their latest album, due out this summer. Read full article: Boyzlife announce two new dates in Kent...→

'We will close toilets if staff are abused'

'We will close toilets if staff are abused'

A council has reopened beach toilets but says it will close them again if people continue to be rude to cleaning staff. Read full article: 'We will close toilets if staff are abus...→

Inside a socially-distanced primary on the first day back

A playing field has been divided up using hazard tape and separate entrances marked with colourful footprints at a newly-adapted primary school. Read full article: Inside a socially-distanced primary on t...→

Concerns over £170m project to transform area

Concerns over £170m project to transform area

Fears have been raised about transport problems and how to protect historical sites should a multi-million pound redevelopment go ahead. Read full article: Concerns over £170m project to transform...→

Police called to nature reserve after reports of attack

Police called to nature reserve after reports of attack

A person has been treated for minor facial injuries after police were called to a nature reserve following an altercation Read full article: Police called to nature reserve after re...→

In Pictures: The ‘new normal’ as markets and schools reopen and racing restarts

In Pictures: The ‘new normal’ as markets and schools reopen and racing restarts

An easing of lockdown restrictions in England has seen some pupils return to schools and queues form at stores. Read full article: In Pictures: The ‘new normal’ as markets...→

A hard act to follow, says Kent's new golf captain

There's a new county captain in place and he's excited by some big competitions ahead. Read full article: A hard act to follow, says Kent's new go...→

Return of pigeon racing ‘like putting oxygen’ back into communities

Return of pigeon racing ‘like putting oxygen’ back into communities

More than 4,000 birds belonging to members of the Barnsley Federation of Racing Pigeons are being released from a park. Read full article: Return of pigeon racing ‘like putting ox...→

Sunny weather to continue - but thunderstorms could follow

Sunny weather to continue - but thunderstorms could follow

The weekend’s sunny weather, which attracted people to beaches and parks across Kent, will continue into the beginning of this week. Read full article: Sunny weather to continue - but thunders...→

Ted Baker to raise £95m after plunging to annual loss

Ted Baker to raise £95m after plunging to annual loss

The company also revealed a new turnaround strategy in a bid to return to profitable growth under new boss Rachel Osborne. Read full article: Ted Baker to raise £95m after plunging t...→

Three and fourball play returns

Three and fourball play returns

The government’s latest coronavirus guidelines are good news for golfers in Kent. Read full article: Three and fourball play returns...→

Teachers 'overcoming anxiety' about school return

Teachers 'overcoming anxiety' about school return

Teachers are “overcoming their own anxiety about leaving their homes” as schools reopen for some pupils. Read full article: Teachers 'overcoming anxiety' about scho...→

Temperatures to remain high as lockdown restrictions ease

Temperatures to remain high as lockdown restrictions ease

The Met Office said the UK has recorded its sunniest Spring since records began in 1929. Read full article: Temperatures to remain high as lockdown ...→

Public urged to be sensible, as lockdown restrictions relaxed in England

Public urged to be sensible, as lockdown restrictions relaxed in England

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick insisted the Government’s easing of restrictions was correct, despite criticism from scientific experts. Read full article: Public urged to be sensible, as lockdown...→

UK police chiefs ‘appalled and horrified’ after George Floyd death

UK police chiefs ‘appalled and horrified’ after George Floyd death

Chief constables from across the UK issued a joint statement saying they ‘stand alongside all those across the globe’ who were horrified by his death. Read full article: UK police chiefs ‘appalled and horrified...→

National Trust's first Kent sites reopen

National Trust's first Kent sites reopen

Two sites in Kent run by the National Trust has reopened to visitors who have pre-booked today, but tickets were snapped up quickly. Read full article: National Trust's first Kent sites reopen...→

Bulldogs stolen from their home

Bulldogs stolen from their home

Two beloved bulldogs named named Pebbles and Queenie have been stolen from their home. Read full article: Bulldogs stolen from their home...→

Man stoned at castle died of heart attack

Man stoned at castle died of heart attack

 | Updated: 12:57, 03 June 2020... Officers were called to the castle following reports of a disturbance and Mr Hilder, 66, was pronounced dead at the scene. Read full article: Man stoned at castle died of heart attac...→

School closed until next week after fire

School closed until next week after fire

 | Updated: 12:40, 03 June 2020... A junior school has been forced to close until Monday after a building in its ground was engulfed in flames. Read full article: School closed until next week after fire...→

Help give your local some love

Help give your local some love

The KM Group campaign, Love Your Local, supporting pubs across the county, sees dozens featured in your local paper and what they have on offer. Read full article: Help give your local some love...→

Loving tribute to father and 'artist to the stars'

A tribute to a hugely successful artist who worked with royalty has been made by his son. Read full article: Loving tribute to father and 'artist to ...→

Tunbridge Wells Doctor calling for more funding to fight COVID-19 in Zambia

A Tunbridge Wells doctor's calling for urgent help to fight against COVID-19 in Zambia where the virus is starting to take its hold. Daniel Grace is part of a [...] Read full article: Tunbridge Wells Doctor calling for more ...→

Video shows crews removing pirate ship from creek

Video shows crews removing pirate ship from creek

The moment the remains of a pirate ship were pulled from mud this week after being left stranded since 2016 has been captured on video. Read full article: Video shows crews removing pirate ship f...→

Kings Rewind: It ain't over till it's over

Kings Rewind: It ain't over till it's over

Speedway fans missing their dose of action at Central Park can relive a thrilling climax this week. Read full article: Kings Rewind: It ain't over till it's ov...→

The latest shows and films to stream

From the final series of 13 Reasons Why to the Oscar-winning film Parasite, here are the latest must-see shows you could be watching this week. Read full article: The latest shows and films to stream...→

Anger after human waste is left at beauty spot

Anger after human waste is left at beauty spot

Fears for children's and animal's safety have been raised after human poo and dirty tissues were left at a popular walking trail. Read full article: Anger after human waste is left at beaut...→

Baby who fell out of window is out of hospital

Baby who fell out of window is out of hospital

A baby who fell from the window of a fourth-storey flat window has now been discharged from hospital. Read full article: Baby who fell out of window is out of ho...→

Five ways to keep the family active

Five ways to keep the family active

Lockdown life can be challenging – but you can power through and have some fun right at home Read full article: Five ways to keep the family active...→

Budget airline Wizz Air boosts profits prior to virus uncertainty

Budget airline Wizz Air boosts profits prior to virus uncertainty

The Hungary-based business saw underlying profits increase by 16% to 345 million euros in the year to March 31 as passengers increased. Read full article: Budget airline Wizz Air boosts profits p...→

Elderly woman injured in out-of-control bonfire

Elderly woman injured in out-of-control bonfire

A woman in her 70s required treatment after an out-of-control bonfire spread to her home. Read full article: Elderly woman injured in out-of-control ...→

Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalation after 'out of control' bonfire

Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalation after 'out of control' bonfire

A woman in her seventies required first aid after firefighters were called to a garden blaze which had spread Read full article: Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalati...→

Boogie on to beat the lockdown boredom

Boogie on to beat the lockdown boredom

There are plenty of exercise options that get your heart pumping and are lots of fun – and you don’t even have to be sporty to join in. Read full article: Boogie on to beat the lockdown boredom...→

Get fit with your favourite celeb – and more

Get fit with your favourite celeb – and more

Staying in is the new going out, even if we might not have much choice. Here's the lowdown on lockdown life and how to ramp up the fun. Read full article: Get fit with your favourite celeb – and ...→

£15k needed to help puppy walk

£15k needed to help puppy walk

A fundraising page has been set up to help a 14-week-old puppy who can't walk due to a birth defect. Read full article: £15k needed to help puppy walk...→

'My son would still be alive if there was no lockdown'

'My son would still be alive if there was no lockdown'

The father of a teenage boy who took his own life says he believes his son would still be alive if social distancing measures had not been enforced. Read full article: 'My son would still be alive if there wa...→

Rapper convicted of manslaughter of actor’s daughter mounts appeal

Rapper convicted of manslaughter of actor’s daughter mounts appeal

Louella Fletcher-Michie died after taking the hallucinogenic drug 2-CP at the Bestival music festival in Dorset, in September 2017. Read full article: Rapper convicted of manslaughter of acto...→

Markets back in business as stalls return

Markets back in business as stalls return

Two of Kent's markets reopened for business today with social distancing the key. Read full article: Markets back in business as stalls retur...→

Castle Concerts to take place next year

Castle Concerts to take place next year

One of the county's biggest music festivals has been officially called off but it remains unclear whether tickets will be refunded. Read full article: Castle Concerts to take place next year...→

Thug jailed after attacking front door with pickaxe

 | Updated: 18:30, 02 June 2020... After being stopped from entering by the man Radford used a pickaxe to damage the door before leaving. Read full article: Thug jailed after attacking front door w...→

Fire crews called to blaze near school

Fire crews called to blaze near school

 | Updated: 18:06, 02 June 2020... Video: Fire crews at the fire in Peel Street, Maidstone Read full article: Fire crews called to blaze near school...→

Man jailed after trying to enter home with pickaxe

A 38-year-old has been found guilty of a number of offences after he tried to break into a man's home while possessing multiple weapons. Read full article: Man jailed after trying to enter home wi...→

McDonald's will reopen despite fears of traffic chaos near hospital

McDonald's will reopen despite fears of traffic chaos near hospital

A Drive Thru will reopen tomorrow even though an MP has voiced concerns it will lead to huge traffic queues on a main route to a hospital. Read full article: McDonald's will reopen despite fears of ...→

'Our paths have probably crossed so many times'

A man who was abandoned as a baby outside a pub toilet has made a drastic discovery about his true identity thanks to the power of DNA Read full article: 'Our paths have probably crossed so many...→

Motorists 'exploiting' lockdown to speed excessively

Motorists 'exploiting' lockdown to speed excessively

Drivers are "exploiting lockdown to speed excessively", a probe has found - with one of the worst offenders caught in Kent. Read full article: Motorists 'exploiting' lockdown to speed...→

New Kent test centre pledged

New Kent test centre pledged

A question in the House of Commons has prompted a pledge from the Health Secretary. Read full article: New Kent test centre pledged...→

'Our lives have been turned upside down'

'Our lives have been turned upside down'

A mother-of-five whose home has fallen off the edge of a cliff says she is 'devastated' but wants to thank the community for their 'amazing' support. Read full article: 'Our lives have been turned upside down'...→

Trolley of stolen ice cream returned

Trolley of stolen ice cream returned

Police were in a race against time to retrieve stolen ice cream on a hot day. Read full article: Trolley of stolen ice cream returned...→

'I hated everything about myself after racist attack at eight'

'I hated everything about myself after racist attack at eight'

A girl who was attacked by a car-load of racists when she was just eight has returned to the spot to hold held her own Black Lives Matter protest. Read full article: 'I hated everything about myself after r...→

House left teetering on cliff edge falls off

House left teetering on cliff edge falls off

Shocking new photos show a house left teetering on a cliff edge has now fallen off. Read full article: House left teetering on cliff edge falls...→

Almost 62,000 ‘excess’ deaths in UK during coronavirus outbreak – ONS

Almost 62,000 ‘excess’ deaths in UK during coronavirus outbreak – ONS

The proportion of deaths in care homes involving coronavirus fell to below a third in the week ending May 22. Read full article: Almost 62,000 ‘excess’ deaths in UK duri...→

Two injured after ambulance flips in pile-up

Two injured after ambulance flips in pile-up

An ambulance has flipped onto its roof after four vehicles crashed on the M20 which led to the London-bound carriageway being closed. Read full article: Two injured after ambulance flips in pil...→

Huge difference in numbers of schools opening across Kent

Huge difference in numbers of schools opening across Kent

Dozens of primary schools across the county welcomed back pupils in Years R, 1 and 6 yesterday – but figures reveal a post code lottery. Read full article: Huge difference in numbers of schools op...→

Woman, 19, fined after seafront brawl

A 19-year-old woman has been hit with a fine for being drunk and disorderly after police broke up a seaside rumpus. Read full article: Woman, 19, fined after seafront brawl...→

Weekly deaths involving coronavirus down by almost a third in seven days – ONS

Weekly deaths involving coronavirus down by almost a third in seven days – ONS

A total of 2,589 deaths involving coronavirus in England and Wales were registered in the week ending May 22. Read full article: Weekly deaths involving coronavirus down...→

Full list of McDonald's drive-thrus in Kent reopening today

Full list of McDonald's drive-thrus in Kent reopening today

 | Updated: 10:15, 02 June 2020... It comes after seven pilot restaurants across the north of the county - including in Medway and Sittingbourne - welcomed bac [...] Read full article: Full list of McDonald's drive-thrus in K...→

Multi-vehicle crash closes M20

Multi-vehicle crash closes M20

An ambulance has flipped onto its roof after four vehicles crashed on the M20 which has led to the London-bound carriageway being closed. Read full article: Multi-vehicle crash closes M20...→

Serious crash closes M20 Londonbound

Serious crash closes M20 Londonbound

An ambulance has flipped onto its roof in a serious four car crash that has closed the M20. Read full article: Serious crash closes M20 Londonbound...→

Football club chairman feels optimistic despite the problems

Football club chairman feels optimistic despite the problems

Sports clubs are under pressure to survive during the coronavirus crisis but it’s not all doom and gloom. Read full article: Football club chairman feels optimistic ...→

Brewery taps into demand during pandemic

Brewery taps into demand during pandemic

After the success of its takeaway range, a critically-acclaimed brewery has launched its first range of canned beers. Read full article: Brewery taps into demand during pandemic...→

Tesco finance chief Alan Stewart to step down

Tesco finance chief Alan Stewart to step down

Mr Stewart will leave his role as chief financial officer on April 30 2021, after six years at the company. Read full article: Tesco finance chief Alan Stewart to step...→

In Pictures: Life in lockdown captured in photographic ‘time capsule’

In Pictures: Life in lockdown captured in photographic ‘time capsule’

Images include clapping for carers, rainbows, empty streets, social distancing, home haircuts and the natural world. Read full article: In Pictures: Life in lockdown captured i...→

School reunion: It’s back to class for pupils in England

School reunion: It’s back to class for pupils in England

Teachers and support staff rising to the challenge of taking back Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 pupils Read full article: School reunion: It’s back to class for p...→

Ready for hottest day of year so far?

With temperatures set to reach the mid-20s at noon, firefighters are calling for caution. Read full article: Ready for hottest day of year so far?...→

Can this still claim to be Kent's County Town?

Can this still claim to be Kent's County Town?

Kent's County Town has been rocked by three high-profile departures – so can it really still claim the title? Read full article: Can this still claim to be Kent's County...→

Stranded pirate ship set to be partially removed

Stranded pirate ship set to be partially removed

A derelict pirate ship which ran aground nearly four years and made national headlines is to be partially removed. Read full article: Stranded pirate ship set to be partially...→

02:24 Eroding cliff putting Sheppey homes in danger

One house in Eastchurch has been ripped apart as a section of the cliff collapsed into the sea and many say they're worried their houses could be next. Read full article: 02:24 Eroding cliff putting Sheppey home...→

02:42 Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield resigns from front bench after lockdown breach

Kent MP Rosie Duffield's resigned as Labour's chief whip after breaching lockdown rules. The Canterbury MP's apologised after it emerged she'd met up with her [...] Read full article: 02:42 Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield resig...→

New pictures of missing man

New images of a man missing since last week show what he might be wearing. Read full article: New pictures of missing man...→

Hancock defends test and trace system as thousands of pupils return to school

Hancock defends test and trace system as thousands of pupils return to school

Some contact tracers have said they have no work to do while others have complained about poor technology. Read full article: Hancock defends test and trace system as...→

Image of topless man released after car theft

Detectives have released CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to in connection to the theft. Read full article: Image of topless man released after car ...→

Woman, 80, pushed over in burglary

Woman, 80, pushed over in burglary

Police are appealing for information after a house, with two elderly people inside, was targeted by burglars. Read full article: Woman, 80, pushed over in burglary...→

Man wielding samurai sword outside pub jailed

A man has been jailed after he wielded a samurai sword outside a high street pub following a confrontation with customers. Read full article: Man wielding samurai sword outside pub j...→

Large police search for man

Large police search for man

The police helicopter and ground teams were deployed in the search for a man after a car crash. Read full article: Large police search for man...→

'We will close toilets if staff are abused'

'We will close toilets if staff are abused'

A council has reopened beach toilets but says it will close them again if people continue to be rude to cleaning staff. Read full article: 'We will close toilets if staff are abus...→

Time on the farm for struggling families

Time on the farm for struggling families

A children's charity is changing its services during lockdown, with one-to-one farm sessions and activity packs. Read full article: Time on the farm for struggling families...→

Beach-goers stunned as brawl erupts at harbour

A seafront brawl broke out in a harbour leaving visitors to a beach shocked and one man was said to have blood all over his face. Read full article: Beach-goers stunned as brawl erupts at h...→

Man charged after 'noxious liquid' attack

Man charged after 'noxious liquid' attack

A man has been charged after allegedly throwing an unknown liquid at a police officer. Read full article: Man charged after 'noxious liquid' attac...→

Security guards to patrol beaches

Security guards will begin patrolling beaches due to antisocial behaviour including a mass brawl. Read full article: Security guards to patrol beaches...→

Police called to nature reserve after reports of attack

Police called to nature reserve after reports of attack

A person has been treated for minor facial injuries after police were called to a nature reserve following an altercation Read full article: Police called to nature reserve after re...→

This is what kids going back to school can expect

This is what kids going back to school can expect

Pupils could be in for a shock as a number of new measures have been introduced in schools across Kent from today. Read full article: This is what kids going back to school c...→

Fundraiser will help man achieve bucket list dream

Fundraiser will help man achieve bucket list dream

A family have launched a fundraiser to help a man with terminal cancer achieve a goal on his bucket list. Read full article: Fundraiser will help man achieve bucket ...→

A hard act to follow, says Kent's new golf captain

There's a new county captain in place and he's excited by some big competitions ahead. Read full article: A hard act to follow, says Kent's new go...→

Free webinar to discuss how county will bounce back

Free webinar to discuss how county will bounce back

Business leaders are invited to discuss life after lockdown and the county's economic outlook on a special one-hour webinar. Read full article: Free webinar to discuss how county will ...→

Sunny weather to continue - but thunderstorms could follow

Sunny weather to continue - but thunderstorms could follow

The weekend’s sunny weather, which attracted people to beaches and parks across Kent, will continue into the beginning of this week. Read full article: Sunny weather to continue - but thunders...→

More than 200 travel and hospitality firms back call for quarantine U-turn

More than 200 travel and hospitality firms back call for quarantine U-turn

Major hotels, travel firms and restaurateurs are calling for air bridges to be created which enable people to travel. Read full article: More than 200 travel and hospitality fir...→

Three and fourball play returns

Three and fourball play returns

The government’s latest coronavirus guidelines are good news for golfers in Kent. Read full article: Three and fourball play returns...→

Tensions continue over lockdown easing as pupils begin returning to school

Tensions continue over lockdown easing as pupils begin returning to school

Primary schools welcome back children on Monday, with families also able to reunite and markets reopening across the UK. Read full article: Tensions continue over lockdown easing a...→

Marvel actor to make his Shakespearean mark

Marvel actor to make his Shakespearean mark

Avengers star Tom Hiddleston is the latest actor to appear in a series of free screenings of world class theatre during lockdown. Read full article: Marvel actor to make his Shakespearean m...→