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Drivers facing days of delays

Drivers should expect delays

13 December 2017

A collapsed manhole cover has forced the closure of a lane on a road used by thousands of commuters.


Plan to make ‘death trap’ junction safer

Traffic builds up trying to enter Ashford Retail park.

13 December 2017

After several years of campaigning, traffic lights are finally being installed at a 'death trap' junction


Biker injured in 'hit and run'

Emergency crews have been called to the crash. Stock picture

12 December 2017

A road was closed for several hours after a motorcyclist was knocked off his bike by a BMW which did not stop.

Teen in court over fatal death crash

Jack Burmingham died in a crash on the A2

12 December 2017

A teenager accused of causing death by dangerous driving has appeared before magistrates.

Delays after two crashes

The collision involved a number of cars. Picture: Richard Esdale

12 December 2017

All lanes are now open after a multi-vehicle pile-up earlier today.

Engineers sort signalling problem on Southeastern

Services are disrupted due to a signalling issue. Picture: Southeastern

12 December 2017

Services are getting back to normal on parts of Southeastern's network following signalling issues.

Four-hour wait at Eurotunnel

Lorries queueing on the approach to Eurotunnel

12 December 2017

Travellers hoping to get away to France face a four-hour wait at the Eurotunnel following emergency work.

Traffic measures removed amid road chaos

Lower Road works on Monday

11 December 2017

Temporary traffic lights which plunged the Isle of Sheppey into chaos have been temporarily removed to ease gridlock, Kent Highways has confirmed.


Furious motorists caught in gridlock

Queues of cars can be seen stretching back from the top of the Sheppey Crossing tonight. Picture: D&A Customs via Twitter

11 December 2017

An entire community virtually ground to a halt today after KCC began roadworks to remove a traffic island.


Pier closed due to high winds

A tree has fallen in Liverpool Road in Deal

11 December 2017

A pier has been closed and a road is blocked as high winds and rain lash the county.


Traffic held after crash

11 December 2017

Drivers came to a standstill on a busy motorway after an accident.


Town hit by flooding

The westbound carriageway of the A20 London Road is flooded. Picture: KCC Highways

11 December 2017

Drivers using a key road this morning are facing heavy rain, ice and flooding.


Emergency repairs cause delays at tunnel... again!

Traffic at the Dartford tunnel. Stock picture

11 December 2017

The Dartford tunnel has reopened after being closed twice to allow emergency repairs to be carried out.

Traffic delays clear after car hits tree

11 December 2017

A car and van have crashed into a tree, which partially blocked a busy road earlier.


Cross Channel ferry runs aground

A P&O ferry bound for Dover has run aground in bad weather near the Port of Calais. Pic: Dean Carguillo

10 December 2017

A ferry heading to Kent has run aground as it tried to leave the Port of Calais in bad weather.


Disrupted trains due to fallen tree

Ashford International Station

10 December 2017

Train journey's have been disrupted after a fallen tree blocks the line.

M20 lanes are now re-opened

Stock picture.

10 December 2017

Police have confirmed that closed lanes on the M20 have now been re-opened after a collision.

Bus 'crashes into building'

An Arriva bus. Stock image

09 December 2017

A road was partially blocked after a bus ploughed into a building in a town centre.


Man dies in collision

Deal Dover road. Road closed due to serious accident.

09 December 2017

Police have confirmed that a man has died after a car crash in the early hours of this morning.


Four people taken to hospital after crash

Deal - Dover road. Road closed due to serious accident.

09 December 2017

Four people have been taken to hospital after a serious collision.

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