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Man in custody after concerns raised

Police were called to the scene. Stock photo

Police were called to a residential street amid fears for a man's welfare.

CCTV issued after pensioner is robbed

CCTV has been released of this pair.

Detectives have released images of a couple they would like to speak to after a woman in her 70s was attacked.

'Now I know how important help is'

Andrew Lowden who was diagnosed with testicular cancer but is now working as a physiotherapist at hospice ellenor

A physiotherapist at a hospice for people with life-limiting conditions says his work has been given new meaning after he was diagnosed with cancer.

Man released without charge after making alleged racist comment during football match

A 20-year-old man was released without charge after allegedly to have racially abused Ebbsfleet player, Nathan Ashmore.

A 20-year-old man was alleged to have racially abused Ebbfleet United's player, Nathan Ashmore, during the final minutes of their Boxing Day fixture.

Dad’s career change has designs on great success

Mohammed Sadik stopped working for a supermarket to opening his own boutique in Gravesend.

Mohammed Sadik stopped working for a supermarket to open his own boutique in Gravesend.

Scores left with no Christmas dinner after hotel power cut

No one was left with any Christmas Dinner

Scores of customers who had paid £92 each went hungry after a power cut which affected a four-star hotel took 15-and-a-half hours to fix.


Man arrested on suspicion of making racist remarks to football player

A 20-year-old man was released without charge after allegedly to have racially abused Ebbsfleet player, Nathan Ashmore.

A 20-year-old man is alleged to have racially abused Ebbsfleet player Nathan Ashmore.

Care home up for 'worst' award

Ashley Down Nursing home, Clarence Place, Gravesend

A Kent care home has won the dubious honour of being nominated as one of the country's worst.


Lifeboat launched to search for person in distress

Gravesend RNLI was deployed to look for a person in distress.

The lifeboat was scrambled in the early hours following reports of a person in distress.


All welcome at Gurdwara New Year’s celebrations

All are welcome at the celebrations

The New Year will be welcomed by hundreds of people with a religious service and prayers followed by fireworks at a sikh temple.

Runners gear up for Christmas jog

Runners will be completing a 3.1mile run before settling down for Christmas dinner.

It may be Christmas Day, but that won't stop keen joggers from heading to parks across Kent to take part in a festive 5k run.

The best present of them all

Emily Lindridge, 13 with her brother, Aaron, eight, and mother, Tracy

A youngster who won the hearts of hundreds is celebrating his first Christmas after being told he is cancer free following a six-year battle.


Several cars destroyed in fire

Fire crews tackled the blaze. Stock image

Firefighters spent three hours tackling the flames which destroyed seven cars.


If we’re not careful infections will kill millions of people

Manpinder Singh Sahota, of Pelham Medical Practice

It’s that time of year when many of us fall ill. Antibiotics aren’t always the answer, warns Gravesend GP Dr Manpinder Singh Sahota.


Paramedics treat two men after 'disturbance' at bar

The incident happened at Riva Bar

Police were called to a bar where two men were assaulted.

Car crashes into front garden

Police have been criticised

Emergency services are at the scene of a car crash, which has seen a vehicle leave a main road and come to a stop in a front garden.

Police release images after 'serious assault'

CCTV images of two young men who may be able to assist the police with an assault have been released.

A man was reportedly punched to the floor and kicked in the head during a serious attack involving a group of youths.

Missing woman found safe and well

Can you help police find missing Angela?

A 61-year-old woman reported missing on Wednesday has been found safe and well.

Staff dash out of school fair to help as cars crash

Staff at Ebbsfleet Academy came to the rescue after a four-car collision in Southfleet Road, Swanscombe on Friday, December 15, at around 3pm.

Ambulance crews treated three patients in the accident that happened outside Ebbsfleet Academy.

Why giving time to help the homeless is so rewarding

Retired fire officer Phil started volunteering with Sanctuary two years ago.

Phil Wilde and Rachel Morfett have helped raise awareness of Sanctuary.

Charges after county lines raids

Police at the scene. Picture: Kent Police

Six people, including two from Kent, have been charged after a series of dawn raids aimed at disrupting a 'county lines' drug gang.

Developers put in money for statue

Developers have fonated to the project

A county councillor has hit out at a council after they appealed to developers for money for a project at a time when greenbelt land is under threat.


Tilbury2 plans move a step closer

An aerial view of the current port at Tilbury

The Port of Tilbury has formally submitted plans to expand with a new terminal on the former Tilbury Power Station site

Man tortured in field over £40k drugs theft

An aerial view of the field in Southfleet

A group of kidnappers have been jailed after a man was savagely beaten and tortured in a field in Kent.


Firefighters called to multi-car fire

Firefighters were called to a multi-car fire in the early hours of this morning.

Crews tackled a blaze which spread to several cars and one property.

County lines gang suspects arrested

Police at the scene. Picture: Kent Police

Several people suspected of running a phone line to send drug dealers into other counties have been arrested in a series of raids.

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