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Plans for 'upmarket' steakhouse revealed

There are plans for a 170-seat steakhouse

A steakhouse seating 170 diners could soon open next to a Starbucks on the site of a former social club.

Horsebox fire blocks key road

A horsebox was on fire. Pic: Ben Hussell

A horse and its owner had a lucky escape after a horsebox caught fire on a key route.


Tributes to mum found dead on M20

Dominique Worrall

Friends have paid tribute to a 32-year-old mum whose body was found on a motorway, as police continue to investigate how she died.

Stalking charge after man 'hurls abuse' at woman

The incident happened in Church Hill, Kingsnorth

A man will appear in court accused of stalking after a woman was verbally abused when she was approached in a street.

Stagecoach backs park and ride plan

Stagecoach supports the park and ride plan

Controversial plans to introduce a park and ride service as part of a 625-home development have been backed by a bus operator.


Motorway murder suspect freed on bail

Forensic teams at the scene. Picture: Andy Clark

Serious crime detectives say a man arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found on a motorway has been released on bail.

Lorry driver charged after multi-vehicle crash

Four cars were involved. Picture: Andy Clark

A French lorry driver is accused of causing serious injury by dangerous driving following a multi-vehicle crash on a motorway.

Murder arrest after woman's body found on motorway

Police at the scene on Wednesday morning. Picture: Andy Clark

Detectives have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a 32-year-old woman's body was found on a motorway.

'No apology' after hospital ward death

Harold Wonfor

Family of a man who died in hospital only found out their grandfather had suffered a fall on the ward eight months after his death.


Lorry driver arrested after multi-vehicle crash

The air ambulance at the scene. Picture: Andy Clark

Police have arrested a lorry driver on suspicion of dangerous driving after a multi-vehicle crash on a motorway.


M20 closed in both directions

A crash involving several vehicles has blocked the eastbound carriageway

Prisoner stamped on inmate's head

Owen Lane. Picture: Kent Police.

A man behind bars for stabbing a party-goer left another prisoner with a serious head injury after attacking him on a landing.


M20 reopens after body discovered

Police at the scene this morning. Picture: Andy Clark

A driver officers wanted to speak to after a body was found on the M20 has handed himself in to police.

'Serious crash' shuts M20

ambulance (stock image)

Long queues are building on a motorway while emergency services deal with a serious crash.


Two trapped after multi-vehicle crash

Stock image

Fire crews had to cut the roofs off two vehicles following a crash involving a van and three other vehicles.


Police charge suspected fuel thief

Police have arrested the suspect. Stock image

Officers say the man broke into a building yard and stole thousands of pounds worth of fuel, and have also charged him with other offences

Appeal after four bikes stolen

Police have issued images of the bikes. Picture courtesy of Kent Police

Police have issued an appeal for information after four high value bicycles were taken from a garage in a housing estate.


'He overtook me in a ridiculous way'

The overtaking car narrowly missed the oncoming car.

A 13-year-old cyclist has recorded the heart-stopping moment an impatient driver almost knocked her off her bike and caused a head-on crash.


Cyclist injured after being hit by car

The incident happened in Sevington Lane

Police and ambulance crews were called after a cyclist was injured when she was hit by a car.


Council rakes in £300k in parking fines

New statistics reveal how council bosses raked in almost £300,000 in parking fines last year after traffic wardens ticketed thousands of motorists.


'Loving, kind' carer died days after freak fall

Paul Cosgrave at Glastonbury, where his ashes will be scattered

A former Royal Marine has been described as "a wonderful, caring person" after he died following a freak fall down the stairs at his home.


Urgent appeal to find missing teen

David Abraham is missing. Picture courtesy of the police.

Police have issued a public appeal to track down a missing 16-year-old boy who has been away from home since earlier this month.

'I thought we were going to die'

The car was left wrecked by the side of the motorway.

A driver has described the moment her car hit a pothole on the motorway then flipped over twice before landing upside down with two passengers inside.


Police probe string of break-ins

A burglar smashed the front door.

Business owners have reported a spate of burglaries at their premises in recent weeks, and police are investigating.

Tesco driver 'lashes out' in road rage attack

An investigation is underway after a supermarket delivery driver allegedly punched another motorist several times in a road rage incident.


Delays after M20 crash

M20 queues. Stock image

A crash at a busy section of motorway has left two lanes blocked.

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