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'Low suicide risk' teenager found dead

Jordan Keates died in June

18 September 2017

A teenage girl with a promising future killed herself just days after mental health teams said there was no immediate risk of her taking her life.

Camper van fire

Fire crews raced to the scene. Stock pic

14 September 2017

Firefighters are now leaving the scene after tackling a camper van blaze.

Town pavilion among country's most at risk

Campaigners from the Friends of the Leas Pavilion hope to open the venue as a community space. Picture: Gary Browne/KM Group

13 September 2017

An Edwardian pavilion has been listed by the Victorian Society as one of the most endangered buildings in the country.


Caring for our coastline

Join the Great British Beach Clean

13 September 2017

Forget sun cream and bikinis: this weekend's Great British Beach Clean means litter pickers and bin bags.

GPs tell NHS: 'We're closed'

Folkestone East Family Practice

11 September 2017

Doctors' surgeries have taken drastic steps telling the NHS they will not take any new patients as the GP crisis plunges deeper in one Kent town.

Raid spate sees seven homes targeted overnight

Police are going to be cracking down on violent crime. Picture: Thinkstock

11 September 2017

A string of burglaries in which a car, money and electrical equipment were snatched as people slept in their homes have been linked by police.


Man suffers serious injuries in crash

Redhouse Lane - Google

10 September 2017

A man in his 20s suffered serious injuries when his blue Honda Jazz crashed into a grass bank and overturned.

Council plays down japanese knotweed discovery

Knotweed - A stone's throw from Princes Parade

09 September 2017

The insidious plant, capable of destroying foundations and growing through brickwork, has been discovered near land earmarked for development.


'Acidic burning smell of manure is affecting our lives'

09 September 2017

An ‘acidic burning’ smell of manure is affecting the quality of residents’ lives, forcing them to shut windows and complain to environment health.


Drink-driver who crashed on the motorway spared jail

Daniel Routhorn

08 September 2017

A drink-driver found hiding in the undergrowth of a motorway roundabout after crashing his car has been spared jail.


Lying pervert back in jail

Daniel Davis, formerly Daniel Bussell has been jailed for breaching his prison licence

07 September 2017

A pervert who tried to hide his past by changing his name is back behind bars... after sleeping in the same home as a child.


Hotel turned into Ferrari forecourt

Dozens of Ferrari cars have turned up at the Hythe Imperial. Picture: Rena Piller

06 September 2017

Dozens of Ferrari cars have taken over the car park of a Kent hotel today - and here is why...


Lone yachtsman 'without radio' rescued

The Morrell was scrambled to help the stricken vessel

06 September 2017

A sailor who was without a radio had to be rescued by lifeboat crews after calling for help on his mobile phone.


Family's holiday fire terror

Charmaine Blythe with her children Bobby and Breeze

06 September 2017

A mum and her children had to flee their holiday chalet when a blaze broke out.


'Drug-driving' teen arrested after crash

The car was damaged in a crash in Dymchurch Road. Picture: @Kentpoliceroads

05 September 2017

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving after allegedly crashing into another car and fleeing the scene.

Vicar: 'I will forgive thieves who smashed up our church'

Rev Christopher Maclean

04 September 2017

A vicar will “forgive” the would-be-thieves who smashed their way into an historic church, causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage.


Gas cloud likely came from ship

The area around Beachy Head had to be evacuated after a chemical haze swept in from the sea. Picture credit: Kyle Crickmore @Kyle_Crickmore

04 September 2017

A gas cloud which enveloped large swathes of the coast over the bank holiday likely came from a ship, police have said.


Sudden closure shock of popular family attraction

New owners Martin and Tracy Dunne said the closure was due to "unforeseen circumstances"

01 September 2017

Owners of a popular family attraction say it is with "great regret" they have had to close their business with immediate effect.


'I own the vintage Mini cop car that makes you smile'

Ian Creighton with his 1979 Police Mini Panda

31 August 2017

VIDEO:Many depression sufferers temper their symptoms with therapy... but one father’s cure comes from driving his vintage police car on Kent’s roads.


Disabled customer flashes shop worker

Ross Gelsthorpe has been convicted

30 August 2017

A shop worker was left in shock after a disabled customer entered a changing room and exposed himself as she tried to help him.

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