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Teenager dies after car hit tree

Jack Mosley has died six weeks after the crash

Friends of a 19-year-old have held a vigil in his memory following his death.


Jealous bricklayer threw knife at 'love rival'

Oliver Hamilton-Harris has been jailed for two years

A man who believed his ex-lover had started a relationship broke into a house while armed with a knife to confront the man.


Sisters make heartbreaking decision amid cancer risk

Sisters Danielle Gawler and Natalie Savage

Two women, aged 21 and 23, are planning to have their breasts and ovaries removed in the hope of avoiding the same cancer that killed their gran.


Appeal after girl hit by car

Police and paramedics at the scene

Police want to speak to anyone who saw a girl being knocked down by a car, leaving her with serious head and arm injuries.

Dad in court over daughter's caravan park 'murder'

Olivia Kray

A father has appeared in court charged with murdering his daughter, who was strangled at a caravan park, and trying to kill his ex-partner.

Girl hit by car suffers serious head injuries

Police and paramedics at the scene

A 14-year-old girl struck by a car has been taken to hospital with serious head injuries.

Boy knocked down on school run

The ambulance service attended the scene

A boy has been taken to hospital after he was struck by a car this morning.


Boy, 4, and mum rescued from mud

Fire crews help the woman off the beach

A four-year-old boy and his mum had to be rescued after getting stuck in soft mud off the Kent coast.

Missing man found safe

Michael Browne

A pensioner who went missing without his medication has been found safe and well.

Man fights for life after recovery truck crash

Ambulance crews were called. Stock image: SECAmb

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after two cars crashed into a broken down recovery truck on a busy dual carriageway.


Stranded pair rescued after boat breaks down

The boat was rescued off Herne Bay

Two people had to be rescued by lifeboat crews after the propeller on their boat failed.


Pensioner treated by paramedics after house blaze

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

Fire crews tackle kitchen blaze as woman is treated for smoke inhalation.

Three-car crash sparks delays

Firefighters at the scene of the crash

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to a three-car collision.


'It’s the kind of thing you see in the third world'

Cracks on the surface of The Downs pathway between Beltinge and Herne Bay

A council has defended temporary road repairs to a seafront promenade which have been described as ugly and unprofessional.


Lidl announces store plans

Lidl logo

German food chain Lidl has revealed plans for a new shop which would create 40 jobs.


'Remember him with a smile on your face'

Jack Whichello

Hundreds of bikers are expected to join the funeral of a 20-year-old man who died when his bike hit a tree on a notorious road.

Couple who lost baby raise £10,000

Adrian and Gillian Child with children Jensen, Milo and Hallie

The tragic loss of a child has inspired a mum and dad to raise money to ensure better hospital facilities for grieving parents.


Game of Thrones festival comes to Kent

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as Ser Jaime Lannister and Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones

A festival is being held next year - with plans to host a top jousting team.


Car bursts into flames

The care in flames. Picture: Andrea Owen

A driver had a lucky escape after his vehicle caught fire near a roundabout on a busy road.

Teenager seriously injured in crash

The scene of the crash.

A 19-year-old man has been taken to hospital after his car hit a tree this morning.

Thieves smash their way into shops

Emergency services are at the scene. Stock image

Police are linking two early-hours raids, in which burglars smashed their way into shops in a bid to steal cigarettes.

Time for replica Tardis to travel to new home

Jason Onion and his Tardis at the Herne Bay Bandstand

A life-size Tardis - weighing one ton and containing Doctor Who actor signatures - is set to go under the hammer.

Brain tumours lead to painting talent

Abigail Barry

A woman who could barely draw a stickman believes her new found artistry is connected to a health condition.


Air ambulance makes lunchtime landing on beach

The air ambulance was called

The air ambulance was called out to help an injured woman.

New seven-day a week health centre opens

Queen Victoria Hospital

A new minor injuries unit has opened its doors to patients.


Brazen thief pockets £9,000 after walking into pub

Debbie Knight, licensee at the Divers Arms in Central Parade, Herne Bay

A thief took just four minutes to walk into a busy pub and leave with thousands of pounds.

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