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Stranglers car explodes on way to gig

The Stranglers posted this picture on Twitter after breaking down on the way to Folkestone

07 March 2014

Punk rockers The Stranglers have had an explosive start to their gig in Kent tonight - after their car exploded en route.

Police release two efits in connection with distraction burglaries

Kent Police have released this efit in connection with a series of distraction burglaries

07 March 2014

Kent Police have released two efits in connection with distraction burglaries in the Hythe and Lympne area

Fury at £40k being spent on civic centre car park

Former Folkestone mayor Janet Andrews

07 March 2014

Former Folkestone mayor hits out at Shepway District Council for spending £40,000 resurfacing Civic Centre car park before others needing maintenance

What’s in this week’s Folkestone & Hythe Express?

Your Folkestone & Hythe Express out tomorrow - still just 65p - cheapest in the area

04 March 2014

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s been making the news in Folkestone & Hythe this week. The Folkestone and Hythe Express is out tomorrow - just 65p

Child finds unexploded bomb in field

Stock picture.

02 March 2014

Police were called to a playing field after a child using a metal detector came across an unexploded shell.

Police appeal for missing London man

Police are searching for missing Walthamstow man believed to be in the Hythe area

28 February 2014

Police are appealing for help to find a missing London man believed to be in the Hythe area

Woman cut free after crash

Kent Fire and Rescue.

27 February 2014

A woman has been cut free from the wreckage of her car this morning after a crash

Army range flood fears

Lydd Ranges with soldiers in training. Library picture.

26 February 2014

Hythe Ranges are at risk of flooding - but the army needs to keep training there.

What’s in this week’s Folkestone & Hythe Express?

Folkestone & Hythe Express out tomorrow - just 65p

25 February 2014

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s been making the news in Folkestone & Hythe this week. The Folkestone and Hythe Express is out tomorrow - just 65p

Wanted: One "villainous burger"

Googies cafe sign has gone missing prompting a reward from the artist and owner

21 February 2014

Cafe owner offering reward for return of a cartoon burger sign that hung outside his cafe and went missing one night

Isobel crowned winner of Lego competition

Richard Bowell and daughter Isobel, seven from Folkestone build a lego version of Christ Church Tower, Sandgate Road

21 February 2014

A seven-year-old girl has won a Lego competition with a fantastic version of the Christ Church Tower in the Garden of Remembrance on Sandgate Road

'The Devil never forgets what people have done'

Simon Din

19 February 2014

Those were the chilling words issued by an ex-convict... as he vowed to make his ex-wife's life hell on release from prison.

Ska event off say organisers

Toot'n'Skamen at Folkestone Ska Splash 2013

19 February 2014

The Ska Splash event planned for August bank holiday weekend has been cancelled, organisers say

New home for abandoned pig

Porrick the pig at her new home in Norfolk

19 February 2014

A pig who was left on her own on land in Folkestone, after her owners moved away, is now settling into a new home.

Retired diplomat cleared after driving into path of train

Robert Alston was an ambassador to Oman

18 February 2014

A former ambassador has walked free from court - despite driving his car onto an unmanned rail crossing just seconds ahead of a train.

Store evacuated after fire

Kent Fire and Rescue Services attended. Stock image

17 February 2014

A major Folkestone store was evacuated after a deep fat fryer caught light

Work to start on town road

The road will be closed while repairs are made to a burst water main

14 February 2014

Major work to return Tram Road in Folkestone to a two-way carriageway begins this week. Plus emergency closure to repair water main in Sandgate

Boy held over 'sex attack' on teenager

The girl reported a sex attack in a Folkestone underpass. Picture: Google Street View

14 February 2014

A teenager has been arrested after reports of a sexual assault on a 17-year-old girl in a subway.

Join our debate - how would you improve town centre?

Should parking fees be abolished?

14 February 2014

Our columnist has suggested 10 ways to improve Folkestone town centre. Do you agree and what would you add to the list?

New arrivals need naming

Port Lympne are asking for names for their new cheetah cubs. Picture: Matthew Brewer

13 February 2014

Half-term challenge for visitors to Port Lympne wildlife park as park launch competition to name their two new cheetah cubs

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