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Motorists angered by road closure

There's no signs. Stock image

11 January 2018

Motorists have been angered by the "sudden" closure of a main road.


Dad 'murdered' near shops named

Barry Collins

11 January 2018

A man who died in hospital after he was attacked near a parade of shops has been named.

M25 rapist 'could be freed' despite seven life sentences

Serial rapist Antoni Imiela dubbed the M25 rapist is being considered for parole

11 January 2018

A serial sex attacker dubbed the M25 rapist is being considered for parole after serving less than 14 years.

Crews called to chimney fire at home

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11 January 2018

Kent Fire & Rescue Service spent two hours tackling a home's chimney fire last night.

Traders fear chaos as widening work begins

Gridlock at the Matalan roundabout

10 January 2018

Business owners are warning of gridlock when work starts on a new dual carriageway over the next few weeks.


Printer collapsed owing £4.2m

Printing business Headley Brothers was put up for sale in January and bought out of administration in March, when it became Stones Ashford

10 January 2018

A printing company which closed suddenly shortly before Christmas had a multi-million pound shortfall in its accounts, liquidators have found.

Run for it: parkruns and clubs to get you moving in 2018

Don't just think about it: get running this year

10 January 2018

Resolved to get fit or fitter in 2018? Here’s how to do it with running in Kent – it just takes a bit of motivation to get you moving.

Knuckleduster arrest at B&Q

Leigh Todd was charged with possessing a knuckleduster. Picture: Getty Images

09 January 2018

A man has been charged with shoplifting and possessing a knuckleduster in a DIY store.

Timber! Gigantic poplar trees chopped down

A team of five tree surgeons worked to cut down the trees.

09 January 2018

Three huge trees which dominated a suburban skyline have been chopped down by tree surgeons after causing damage in recent storms.

Sales top £3.4bn at housebuilder

A Persimmon house at Timperley Place in Deal

09 January 2018

Persimmon increased revenues by 9% last year amid healthy demand in the housing sector.


Troubled nightspot gets new tenants

The Auction House in New Street

09 January 2018

New tenants have taken over a troubled town centre nightspot - and their plans for the site have been revealed.

Man injured in four-vehicle smash

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08 January 2018

A busy road was closed in both directions following a multi-vehicle collision that left a man in hospital.

Three charged after high-speed chase

Police have made arrests

08 January 2018

Police have charged three suspects, including two teenage boys, after a car was stolen from a driveway.

'Multiple' burglary suspect caught

Connors appeared in court on Saturday. Stock pic.

08 January 2018

Police are investigating a burglary suspect who they believe raided homes in three villages

Burglary suspect stopped by road police

The suspect has been released under investigation. Stock picture.

08 January 2018

A man suspected of several burglaries in the Ashford area has been released.

Workers face job losses at garden centre

The Wyevale garden centre

08 January 2018

Staff face losing their jobs when a garden centre closes this week to make way for a multimillion-pound junction.


Lib Dem leader wades in on ambulance admission row

Lib Dem leader Vince Cable say the crisis is worsening

08 January 2018

The Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable says the issue over patients waiting in ambulances for admission to hospitals in Kent is worsening.


Police catch burglary suspect

Police have charged a man. Stock image

07 January 2018

A serial burglar has been caught in a stolen 4x4 after being pursued by officers and a police helicopter.

You won't want to get stuck behind this

An electricity transformer being moved along the M20 in 2013

07 January 2018

A huge piece of equipment weighing 318 tonnes will be travelling though part of Kent at 12mph.


McDonald's set to close

McDonald's in the Designer Outlet

06 January 2018

This McDonald's branch is set to close ... today.

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