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Widen motorway to 'keep freight flowing'

Widen motorway to 'keep freight flowing'

The government is being urged to widen a stretch of a main route as part of a series of measures to keep traffic and freight moving after Brexit.

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Safety cartoons return after 50 years

Safety cartoons return after 50 years

Two-lovable cartoon characters have returned after half a century in a promotional campaign to remind people dialling 999 to ask for the coastguard.

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£20bn bill for 'max fac'

£20bn bill for 'max fac'

Firm could face a £20bn bill if one form of customs checks is adopted after Brexit, it's been claimed.

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Last battles in war on polio

Last battles in war on polio

A 1,000-mile fundraising drive has begun as part of efforts to wipe out a vanishing crippling disease.

Shooting suspect arrested at port

Shooting suspect arrested at port

A man has been arrested on suspicion of a murder as he tried to board a ferry in Kent - following a shooting near Birmingham.

Car crumpled in lorry crash

Car crumpled in lorry crash

Pictures reveal the state of a car after it was involved in a collision with a lorry.

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College puts 320 jobs at risk

College puts 320 jobs at risk

Staff could lose their jobs at a Kent college as it faces government funding cuts and rising costs.

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Concern for teenager on cliff

Concern for teenager on cliff

A car park has been closed amid concerns for a teenage girl seen on nearby cliffs.

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Final resting place

Final resting place

The ashes of a wartime airman who trained pilots over Kent cliffs have been scattered there.

Tipping point

Tipping point

A shocking report has revealed how 12 tonnes of rubbish - or the weight of four elephants - was picked up in just seven miles of Kent road.

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Horror attack cricketer 'left with no justice'

Horror attack cricketer 'left with no justice'

A cricketer whose life was cruelly changed in an assault is reeling after being told the trial against his alleged attackers has collapsed.

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Dover joins the big day

Dover joins the big day

Events take place tomorrow for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding.

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Stungun smuggler thought to have fled to Poland

Stungun smuggler thought to have fled to Poland

A company boss who tried to smuggle 199 disguised stunguns into the county has received an eight year jail term - even though he was not in court.

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Drug deaths more than double in three years

Drug deaths more than double in three years

Authorities are being urged to take immediate action after drug deaths have more than doubled in Kent.

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Calls to clean up human waste

Calls to clean up human waste

People have been seen fouling on a Kent beach.

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'Perfect car crash' warning

'Perfect car crash' warning

New fears have been raised of nightmare lorry delays after Brexit.

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Parry targets Football League with Dover

Parry targets Football League with Dover

Manny Parry has ambitions of playing in the Football League and wants to do that with Dover Athletic.

Men targeted in serious of 'random' attacks

Men targeted in serious of 'random' attacks

Police are investigating assaults on three separate men in one afternoon.

Not just any new food store...

Not just any new food store...

A town's new M&S branch has opened just a day after its predecessor closed.

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Revealing Brexit border plans 'not in public interest'

Revealing Brexit border plans 'not in public interest'

The government is under fire for refusing to disclose details of how Brexit could impact on Kent - because it would not be in the public interest.

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