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Second bus crash in a week in town

A bus driver has been reported after crashing into a car less than a week after a colleague was arrested following a collision in the same town.


Footballer held in contempt as prem star pal sentenced

A footballer has been sentenced for contempt after taking a picture of his premier league pal during a court case.

Benefits changes could see rise in homelessness

A councillor has said the roll-out of Universal Credit could see residents evicted after it was revealed his council doesn't know how many will claim.

Three vehicle crash causes delays

A three vehicle smash has caused delays for motorists heading along the London-bound carriageway of the A2.


Labrador found stuck in gate

The RSPCA are appealing for help to find the owners of a dog found stuck in a gate


Dead burglar's alleged accomplice jailed for stealing power tools

A man arrested over a break-in where a burglar was stabbed to death by the homeowner has been jailed for another raid.

Lorry driver dies after 'medical episode' at the wheel

A lorry driver has died after a crash which closed an exit on a motorway for several hours.


Extra date added for popular outdoor cinema

A council has agreed to add an extra date for a popular film at an outdoor cinema

Road reopened following emergency gas work

A busy town centre road has reopened - two days after it was shut for a gas leak.

Bus crash driver released

The driver of a bus which ploughed into more than 25 vehicles on a town centre street has been released pending further investigation.

Emergency crews scramble to roundabout accident

Police and fire crews are at the scene of an accident which has been described as a "serious incident".


Babies welcome at adult comedy event

Babies are welcome at a popular comedy event which comes to a Kent theatre next month.

Friends reunited

The chance to link up with new joint-bosses Adam Flanagan and Jamie Coyle convinced Ben Greenhalgh the time was right to join Dartford.

Man faces jail after armed stand off

A man who was arrested after armed police swooped on his home faces jail after pleading guilty to a firearms offence.


Wet Wet Wet frontman to star in panto

Marti Pellow, the lead singer of 80s sensations Wet Wet Wet, will star in panto this year.


Outcry at car ticketed after bus crash

A council has admitted a car caught up in a major bus crash that damaged 25 vehicles was given a parking ticket.


Chauffeur turns car into 'dogmobile'

A Kent chauffeur has transformed his car into the ultimate dog-friendly vehicle.


Bus hits around 25 cars

Fourteen people have been treated at the scene after a bus ploughed into about 25 vehicles.


Tribute band to perform exciting summer show

Four girls will pay tribute to the UK's biggest girl band as part of The Little Mix Experience.


Towns among worst in country for fly tipping

Two Kent towns have been rated among the worst in the country for fly tipping in residential areas.

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