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Greenpeace diesel stand-off over

Campaigners with keys at the docks. Picture: Will Rose/Greenpeace

22 September 2017

The last two campaigners attempting to stop Volkswagen diesel imports from leaving Sheerness docks have been arrested.

Delays after motorway crash

Traffic on the M20 following a crash

21 September 2017

One of Kent's busiest motorways was almost at a standstill following an earlier collision.

Van on its side after crash

The van wedged in bushes. Picture: Charlotte Adams

21 September 2017

Delays built up after a crash on a major route left a van on its side.


One of county's busiest roads opens after £70m revamp

21 September 2017

A major A-road was officially opened following an upgrade.

Traffic calming plea for 'rat run'

21 September 2017

Residents want to make a road near four schools safer.


Three arrests after thousands of imported cars 'seized by activists'

Greenpeace managed to get onboard a vessel carrying VW cars bound for Sheerness. Picture: Dave Watson

21 September 2017

Greenpeace activists in kayaks and boats boarded a 23,498-tonne ship on a major import route bringing Volkswagen diesel cars into the UK.


Children tell parents to 'belt up'

Four people died in 2016 after not wearing a seatbelt. Picture: GettyImages

20 September 2017

Parents are being told to make sure they use their seatbelts in a video created by Kent County Council in a bid to reduce deaths.


Problem roundabout upgrade is 'short-sighted'

Highways England's proposal for an upgrade Stockbury roundabout

20 September 2017

Plans for a £100 million upgrade of a notoriously busy junction have been described as “short-sighted in the extreme”.


24-year-old crash victim named

Friends have paid tribute to Tom Greening

20 September 2017

Friends have paid tribute to a man who died after a crash involving a car and lorry.

How we defended our country

Re-enactors in Napoleonic soldier uniforms

20 September 2017

Unique Napoleonic fortifications were opened to the public for a weekend.


Driver air-lifted to hospital after crash

The air ambulance landed in a nearby field. Picture: @cedricelf on Twitter

19 September 2017

Police, firefighters, paramedics and the air ambulance were called to a collision on a country road.

Man fights for life after serious crash

Police were called to the scene. Stock image.

19 September 2017

A road is likely to remain closed until midnight after a serious crash involving a car and a lorry left a man fighting for his life.

Temporary traffic lights cause road chaos

Stock image.

19 September 2017

Traffic lights at a key junction will operate for reduced times after causing long delays for motorists this morning.


Family's tribute to tragic biker

Stephen Chapman

18 September 2017

The family of a motorcyclist found lying in the road after coming off his bike have paid tribute to a loving husband, father and grandfather.

M20 closures this week

The westbound M20 will be closed overnight this week. Stock picture.

18 September 2017

Closures overnight on the M20 this week will mean long diversions for drivers.


Good news for train passengers

Southeastern is adding 68 carriages to its London-bound trains

18 September 2017

Dozens of extra carriages are being added to peak-time London trains as part of attempts to improve the experience for commuters.


Trains halted after bridge strike

Trains will not be able to run on part of the line until repairs have been completed

16 September 2017

Services are unable to run on part of a popular Kent tourist attraction after a lorry hit a bridge.


Motorcyclist stopped after speeding at 150mph

The motorcyclist was pulled over by the police's roads unit. Picture: @kentpoliceroads.

15 September 2017

A motorcyclist has been stopped after hurtling through a Kent village at speeds of up to 150mph - three times the speed limit.


Smart motorway plans on display

Consultations about turning part of the M20 into a smart motorway open today. Stock picture

15 September 2017

Public exhibitions are being held to display plans to turn part of the M20 into a smart motorway.


Dramatic pictures as pile-up causes chaos on M25

A fire broke out after the two lorries collided. Picture: Nicola Smith @nicb16183

14 September 2017

Ten miles of queues built up after a five-vehicle crash led to a car and a lorry bursting into flames.

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