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Elderly man assaulted during burglary

A man in his seventies was assaulted and robbed of cash and a gold ring by two men posing as police officers during a burglary at his home.

Thief steals purse from pensioner's trolley

A woman in her 70s was shopping in Iceland when she noticed her purse, which contained cash and cards, was missing.

Firefighters tackle blaze in Argos

Firefighters were called to a blaze in a busy Argos store.


Delays ease after crash

Motorists faced delays on a busy motorway after a crash near a popular shopping centre.

Precious baby items returned

Officers hunting 'hugely sentimental' items stolen from recently bereaved parents of a baby say they have been left near a police station.


Missing boy found safe and well

A missing boy, who disappeared yesterday, has been found safe and well.

Magical day to mark club’s £5m makeover

A golf club has a new look, with much more on offer

Motorists suffered M25 delays

A rolling roadblock caused queues on a motorway after a crash involving a car and a lorry.

Inconsiderate parking causes fire service trouble

A fire in a shed took longer to get under control after fire engines struggled to get through a busily parked street.


Lorry driver walks free after death crash

A trucker has walked from court after he was convicted of causing the death of a car passenger in an M25 crash.


People spotted on motorway slip road

Police closed a slip road on the M25 after a person was seen walking along the carriageway.


Road reopens after horses get onto A2

Traffic was backed up for more than three hours after animals managed to get onto a main road.


Man stabbed in fight outside shopping centre

A man has been taken to hospital after being knifed in the shoulder during a fight involving a group of men outside a shopping centre.

Parade will celebrate St George

Hundreds of schoolchildren will parade through the town tomorrow to mark St George's Day this weekend.

'Paedophile hunters' vow to carry on

A group dedicated to catching suspected sexual predators who turn up to meet children say they have no intention of stopping their undercover stings.

Two charged after Bluewater violence

Two men have been charged after an undercover sting on a suspected paedophile at Kent's biggest shopping centre descended into violence.

Trucker denies causing death of man thrown from car

A lorry driver has denied causing the death of a man who was thrown from a car into the middle of a motorway following a crash.

Man charged with grooming after Bluewater arrest

A man has been charged with grooming after an undercover sting by self-styled 'paedophile hunters' at Kent's biggest shopping centre.

Cuts could hit jobs and services at referral unit

A consultation is under way looking at a service for children who struggle in mainstream schools.


'Grooming' arrest at shopping centre

A man has been arrested after a confrontation at Bluewater involving self-styled 'paedophile hunters'.

Crews tackle pub bathroom fire

Two people required oxygen after the blaze broke out.

Family tribute after tragic hospital death

The family of a young mum-of-three who died in hospital due to a series of failings by doctors will remember her as 'a crusader with a good heart'.

Appeal after crash near shopping centre

Police are appealing for information after three people were injured in a serious collision near Kent's biggest shopping centre.

Delays clear after car fire at crossing

Motorists faced delays after a car blaze stopped traffic travelling through the Dartford Crossing.


Man seriously injured in crash

Three people have been injured, one seriously, in a crash near a busy shopping centre.

Hatton heist film hits cinemas

Larry Lamb, of EastEnders and Gavin and Stacey fame, will play the Dartford-based ringleader of the gang that carried out Britain's biggest burglary.


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