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Bid to save seafront club from wrecking ball

A campaign to save seafront nightclub has already caused a stir over whether it should be kept.

Lorry driver fined just hours after slip road crash

A lorry driver has been fined £1,080 just hours after a car crashed into his HGV, which was illegally parked on a motorway sliproad.

Car crashes into parked lorry on slip road

Man suffers head injuries and taken to hospital after a car crashed into a parked lorry on an M20 slip road this morning.

'Police errors' after murdered teen's disappearance

An investigation has found "a series of errors" in the way police handled the disappearance of a pregnant teenager, who was later found murdered.

Free football at Folkestone

It's not often you can watch the league leaders without paying a penny but Folkestone Invicta are offering just that on Saturday.

Happy heads as schools receive good reports

Two Folkestone schools are celebrating improved Ofsted reports but a controversial homework policy is targeted as an area for improvement.

Road closures for major works

Two main roads in Folkestone will be closed from today for work to be carried out.

Paris attacks: Kent school cuts trip short

A Kent school was forced to end its trip to Paris early following the terror attacks on the French capital.

Town pays its respects to Paris victims

A Kent mayor is to write to her Paris counterpart offering condolences after the terror attacks.

Man reunited with stolen family medals

Police have returned treasured family medals stolen in a burglary - though some remain missing.

Students' lead role in restoration of park lodge

Work has started on the historic Radnor Park lodge this week and students will be taking a lead role in its refurbishment.

End in sight for 'Grand Canyon'?

A crater - dubbed the Grand Canyon - that's caused a chasm in a road for nearly 12 months is finally set to be filled.

Heard you weren't happy

Scott Heard has spoken of his relief at leaving struggling Whitstable to join Folkestone’s title push.

Nightclub demolition plans revealed

An application to demolish a popular Folkestone nightspot has been submitted to make way for a seafront redevelopment.

Gurkhas honour fallen comrades

Soldiers and officers from one of Kent's Gurkha regiments paid their respects in an Armistice Day service.

Driver taken to hospital after tyre blow-out

Police and paramedics were called after a man was injured when a tyre blew-out on his car early this morning.

Town centre manager role axed

Folkestone's town centre manager made redundant after the role was "seen to be no longer pertinent" according to the town centre management company.

Driver charged after 'hit and run' left man fighting for life

A teenager has been charged with dangerous driving after a man was left fighting for his life with serious injuries following an alleged hit and run.

High street cordoned off due to 'suspicious package'

Police cordoned off a busy shopping area after a suspicious 'dark-coloured metal suitcase' was found in the town centre.

Heard joins Invicta

Folkestone Invicta have signed Scott Heard from Ryman League Division 1 South rivals Whitstable for an undisclosed fee.

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