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Schools shut early after more snow is expected

Sir Roger Manwoods in Sandwich will shut at 2pm

27 February 2018

Two secondary schools will close early today to ensure students can get home safely.

Boy, 8, hit by car

Two men were arrested after allegedly targeting lorries.

27 February 2018

An eight-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after being struck by a car.

Construction sparks traffic fears

The Kitewood development lies in Hillborough

27 February 2018

A developer hoping to build 200 homes has been urged to construct a through road before starting the work in order to ease congestion.


Maidstone hit by snowstorm

Gritters were out in force this morning in Lenham.

27 February 2018

Maidstone has been hit hard by the Beast From the East this week with people waking up to find up to 15cm of snow under their feet.

Man hit by car taken to hospital

The incident happened in New Dover Road, Canterbury

26 February 2018

Police and ambulance crews sent to busy road after a man was hit by a vehicle.


Tunnel reopens after vehicle breaks down

Traffic at the Dartford tunnel. Stock picture

26 February 2018

Delays have cleared after one of the two Dartford Crossing tunnels was shut for a broken-down vehicle.

Home flips over on motorway

The lorry carrying the house lost its load. Picture courtesy of Highways England

26 February 2018

A busy coastal road was closed after a lorry carrying a prefab mobile home lost its load and left debris scattered across the carriageway.

Delays clear after second car fire on motorway

A Mini on fire on the M26. Picture: Alex Baker

25 February 2018

Traffic is back to normal on a Kent motorway following two blazes along the same stretch of road.


Severe snow warning upgraded

We might be greeted by scenes like this, from Dover, in 2013

25 February 2018

A weather warning has been upgraded and extended, with experts predicting snow chaos to last into a fourth day.

Grandfather narrowly avoids horror smash

Roy Williams narrowly managed to avoid a lorry driver who was heading towards him on the wrong side of the road in Sittingbourne.

23 February 2018

Dramatic footage reveals how a taxi driver managed to swerve out of the way after a lorry came around a corner on the wrong side of the road.

Two crashes block busy roads

Traffic near the scene of the Eastchurch crash

22 February 2018

Emergency services had to respond to two separate crashes involving seven vehicles.


Lorry and SUV in motorway crash

Police and ambulance crews are at the scene

22 February 2018

Emergency services were called to the scene.

Rail passengers facing Easter disruption

Rail passengers are being told to brace themselves for disruption this Easter.

21 February 2018

Work to replace drainage and track in a west Kent tunnel is set to cause disruption at the end of March.


'Serious crash' shuts M20

ambulance (stock image)

20 February 2018

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


Two trapped after multi-vehicle crash

Stock image

20 February 2018

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


Traffic chaos expected due to 20-week road closure

Residents claim they will struggle to leave the area

20 February 2018

A key route used by thousands every day is temporarily being made into a one-way street - leading to fears of months of congestion hell.

Traffic ground to a halt on M2

Queuing traffic at the scene. Picture: @KentSpecials

19 February 2018

A crash left a vehicle facing in the wrong direction and debris strewn across a motorway.


Delays after crash on major route

19 February 2018

Motorists on the A2 were held up following rush-hour crash.


Man on bridge talked to safety

The man was on the wrong side of the railings of Rochester Bridge. Stock image

19 February 2018

A man on the wrong side of bridge railings was talked to safety on Thursday evening.

Work on £92million smart motorway scheme starts tonight

The M20 is being transformed into smart motorway. Stock picture

19 February 2018

Preliminary works to transform a stretch of the M20 into a smart motorway will close lanes to traffic tonight.

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