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Was road scheme a good idea?

16 November 2017

It's almost a year since a new road was opened which hoped to cut 74 seconds off journeys. Has it had a positive effect?


Car ditch crash sparks call for better safety

A driver was rescued and later arrested after a crash in New Street

16 November 2017

A resident has spoken out about the issue of speeding in a road after one driver ended up in a ditch.


Gridlock warning on day one of Brexit

Kent could be gridlocked after Brexit, MPs warn. Stock picture: Dan Poole

16 November 2017

Kent could be gridlocked on the day after Brexit, MPs warn, as the government's plans for increasing border staff are dubbed "unconvincing".


Road re-opened after crash

Traffic is building. Picture: Billy Oborne

15 November 2017

Drivers suffered long queues following a crash.


Car mounts bank on M20

A car had mounted the bank. Picture: Matt Wright

15 November 2017

Police were called after a car went off the motorway and mounted a bank.

Long delays following crash

It is hoped the scheme will ease congestion on the route. Stock pic

15 November 2017

Drivers are warned of long delays following a rush-hour crash on a major A road.


Lane closed over power cable fault

Work is being done to the power cables.

15 November 2017

Commuters are warned to expect delays due to works to a power cable.


Reaction as lorry park plans are scrapped

Operation Stack causing queues on the M20

15 November 2017

There is plenty of reaction to the news the M20 lorry park plans have been ditched by the government.


Motorway reopens after lorry overturns

Queues on the M20

14 November 2017

The M20 has reopened after a lorry crashed and ended up on its roof.

Crash involving car and push bikes

An ambulance crew is at the scene. Stock picture.

14 November 2017

Emergency services were called to the scene of a crash involving a car and two push bikes.


Food rotting in trucks... a taste of post-Brexit Britain?

Food could be left to rot in trucks if a Brexit deal is not struck, it's been claimed. Stock image

14 November 2017

Massive queues could be caused at Dover and food left to rot in trucks if a new customs system is not set up in time for Brexit.


High speed trains take fast track to 6,000 jobs

Southeastern high-speed trains passing through Ashford

14 November 2017

Today marks 10 years since the completion of the high speed line connecting Europe to London through Kent.


M25 delays after breakdown

Traffic is queueing. Picture: Highways England.

13 November 2017

It was another frustrating morning for motorists on the M25 today.

‘One-way system is the only way to stop serious injury’

Melanie Weston, Tony Rana and fellow residents of Whitehill Road who have started an e-petition about traffic in Whitehill Road, Gravesend.

12 November 2017

Campaigners say action is needed to stop dangerous driving and congestion.


Government refuses to reveal Op Stack plans

Operation Stack between Junction 9 and 10 of the M20. Picture: Gary Browne

11 November 2017

The government is facing criticism after it refused to release details of any contingency plans to cope with disruption to Kent's roads post Brexit.


High speed trains 'transformed Kent's economy'

HS1 launched a decade ago

10 November 2017

An event marking the 10th anniversary of high speed trains was told the service has transformed the economy - but may be a victim of its own success.


Traffic held after four-car crash

Traffic is mounting after a four car collision. Library image.

09 November 2017

Traffic is now clear on the M25 towards Dartford after a four car collision.


Cyclist injured by hit-and-run driver

 Stock image

09 November 2017

A hit-and-run driver left a cyclist with serious injuries after a crash on a busy road.

Delays following crash

There are delays in the area. Stock picture.

09 November 2017

Drivers are warned of delays on a a busy A road after a crash.

Hundreds pack platforms as rail chaos hits

09 November 2017

Passengers packed on to platforms for several hours after trains had to be cancelled, leaving people stranded in London and across Kent.

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