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Man shot himself after bid to murder wife

Man shot himself after bid to murder wife

A man crazed by medication tried to murder his wife and then shot himself dead after hospital staff dismissed him as a "nuisance", an inquest heard.

Spy cam voyeur avoids jail

Spy cam voyeur avoids jail

A pensioner who set up a hidden camera in a bathroom so he could film a woman showering has been placed on the Sex Offenders' Register.

Letter from boy, 6, swings it for hungry monkeys

Letter from boy, 6, swings it for hungry monkeys

Monkeys at a rescue centre are tucking into their favourite cereals, nuts and dried fruit... thanks to a big-hearted young fan.

Sex attacker spared jail by judge

Sex attacker spared jail by judge

A teenager will be able to take up his university place this September, after being spared jail by a judge for three sex attacks.

Ashford RFC coach Hall aiming high

Ashford RFC coach Hall aiming high

Ashford Rugby coach Darren Hall has outlined his ambitions and objectives as he settles into his new job.

Anger as fox hunting charges dropped

Anger as fox hunting charges dropped

Anti-fox hunters say they are outraged after the Crown Prosecution Service dropped all charges against five people accused of fox hunting.

Missing 12-year-old found safe and well

Missing 12-year-old found safe and well

A 12-year-old boy who sparked a major police search after going missing from his home this morning was tonight found safe.

Coming soon! Plans for town centre cinema finally revealed

Coming soon! Plans for town centre cinema finally revealed

An artist's impression showing what a proposed new modern multiplex in Kent could look like has been unveiled.

The cancer patients being treated in the car park

The cancer patients being treated in the car park

We've spoken to patients and staff in a mobile chemotherapy unit brought in following the controversial closure of a hospital's cancer centre.

Barnes: 'Pay back £700k Stack costs'

Barnes: 'Pay back £700k Stack costs'

Kent's police commissioner has urged the government to pay back the £700,000 recent costs for tackling Operation Stack.

Handbag snatched by men on bikes

Handbag snatched by men on bikes

A woman was walking through an industrial estate when two men rode at her 'at speed' and grabbed her bag.

Video: The moment we surprised our first Kent Hero

Video: The moment we surprised our first Kent Hero

A teenage boy who helped save a school friend injured in a road accident is the first winner of an award scheme run by Kent Reliance and kmfm.

Buyers of flats in iconic building left in limbo

Buyers of flats in iconic building left in limbo

A housing association is considering legal action following a U-turn by developers to allow the sale of 30 properties.

Barn alight in village

Barn alight in village

Firefighters are currently tackling a barn fire in a Kent village.

Star Wars teacher heads off to a new galaxy

Star Wars teacher heads off to a new galaxy

A popular Ashford teacher, renowned for his love of the Star Wars film series, is leaving to take up a new job - not so far away!

Bogus doctor who treated thousands jailed

Bogus doctor who treated thousands jailed

A 'doctor' who stole the identity of a real GP to illegally treat thousands of sick and vulnerable patients has today been jailed for six years.

Hockey coach outlines club's strategy

Hockey coach outlines club's strategy

Strategic coach Daran Cass has unveiled a major new approach as to how Ashford Hockey Club will operate.

Police hunt wanted man who failed to show at court

Police hunt wanted man who failed to show at court

Police are urgently looking for a man who breached the terms of his licence after being released from prison for weapon and driving offences.

Toddler’s horrific eye injury in freak store accident

Toddler’s horrific eye injury in freak store accident

A distraught mum is warning others after her two-year-old daughter was left needing surgery on her eye following a freak accident at a clothes shop.

United sign international star

United sign international star

Ashford United have confirmed the signing of Gibraltar international defender Jamie Bosio.

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