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'My life went 180 in one night'

'My life went 180 in one night'

A good samaritan who went to the aid of two women was left unable to look after his sick wife after being beaten by a drunken thug.

Car wrecked by vengeful ex

Car wrecked by vengeful ex

An ex girlfriend enlisted two mates to help take revenge on her former lover.

Create Festival will be 'Alright'

Create Festival will be 'Alright'

The line up for this year’s Create Festival has been announced and includes performances by former Supergrass frontman, Gaz Coombes.

Police called to sudden death of man in his 30s

Police called to sudden death of man in his 30s

Police and ambulance crews were called to a house after a man in his 30s was found dead.

Eurostar hit in the pocket by Paris terror attacks

Eurostar hit in the pocket by Paris terror attacks

Cross-channel rail operator Eurostar says its revenues dropped by £12m in the first quarter of 2015 in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris.

Chambers - Phoenix Sports deserve title.

Chambers - Phoenix Sports deserve title.

Paul Chambers is gutted Ashford United have missed out on the Southern Counties East League title but says Phoenix Sports are worthy champions.

Inquest opens on gunshot death

Inquest opens on gunshot death

An inquest has begun into the death of a retired accountant killed by a gunshot wound.

Crash victim was more than twice legal limit

Crash victim was more than twice legal limit

A young driver who died when his car smashed with another vehicle had been drinking and was more than twice the legal limit, an inquest heard.

Rugby club tackles unexpected visitors

Rugby club tackles unexpected visitors

Camper vans and caravans that turned up in a sports club car park last week have now appeared in another part of town.

Motorcyclist 'lucky to be alive' after head-on crash

Motorcyclist 'lucky to be alive' after head-on crash

A motorcyclist and his pillion passenger were rushed to hospital after being seriously injured in a head-on crash.

Good Samaritan assaulted by drunken thug

Good Samaritan assaulted by drunken thug

A carer ended up with three broken ribs and a punctured lung after he tried to help two women.

Verging on the ridiculous!

Verging on the ridiculous!

A foreign lorry completely blocked the way through for pedestrians by parking on the pavement alongside a busy dual carriageway in Ashford.

Striking plans for town centre ‘blot' are unveiled

Striking plans for town centre ‘blot' are unveiled

Work has started on a prominent town centre site, which developers want to transform into a new estate of flats and houses.

Blaze destroys interior of Renault Mégane

Blaze destroys interior of Renault Mégane

Fire crews were called to a residential area this morning after a car caught alight.

Driver flown to hospital after lorry crash

Driver flown to hospital after lorry crash

A man in his 30s has been flown to hospital with 'serious injuries' after his lorry crashed into a ditch

Two cars involved in collision

Two cars involved in collision

Police were called after two cars were involved in a smash outside a car park

River Stour gets a much-needed spring clean

River Stour gets a much-needed spring clean

Sixty five bags of rubbish were collected in just a day by volunteers who took part in a clean-up of Ashford's River Stour.

Body of pensioner found after 'disturbance'

Body of pensioner found after 'disturbance'

Police discovered the body of a man in his 70s after a 'disturbance' at a private address.

Family DIY plea for 'shaky eye' youngster

Family DIY plea for 'shaky eye' youngster

A family are appealing for help DIY-SOS style to transform their garden for their disabled son.

Lorry drivers flock to new 'pop-up' park

Lorry drivers flock to new 'pop-up' park

Mystery surrounds a 'makeshift' lorry park that has sprung up on a piece of former industrial land.

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