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Cleaner's expose hidden art of TV great

A forgotten piece of artwork by Clangers and Bagpuss creator Oliver Postgate has been rediscovered after being hidden from view for 25 years.

Domino's wants to open new store in Kent

A pizza chain has asked the council for permission to fill an old bank.

Budget hotel chain plans 12 more hotels across county

Travelodge chain is hoping to take business from rival Premier Inn with a dozen new Kent hotels


Child hit by car

Police and ambulance crews were called after a child was knocked down by a car.


Six in every 10 calls to Kent 999 call line 'not emergencies'

Just four out of every 10 "urgent" calls to Kent police were not a 999 emergency, it's been revealed.


Council gags 28 staff members

Almost 30 district council workers in a Kent district have been gagged in five years, Kentonline has learned.

Driver released after fatal crash

A lorry driver has been released while enquiries continue following a crash where a pedestrian was killed.

Terror attacks behind cathedral visitor slump

A drastic fall in visitor numbers to Canterbury Cathedral has been blamed on uncertainty following recent terror attacks.


Man taken to hospital with crash injuries

A man has been taken to hospital after a crash between a car and a pedestrian.

Woman freed from crash

Paramedics are said to have treated a woman who was freed from a two-vehicle crash by removing the roof of a vehicle.

Man jailed after trying to set fire to car with baby inside

An "extremely dangerous" man is behind bars after trying to set fire to a car with a baby and two women inside.


Reliving the Roaring Twenties

Taste the high life at a hotel courtyard which has been refurbished back to its 1920s glory when it hosted high society parties.

Plastic drinking straws to vanish from shelves

A supermarket chain has announced new measures to be brought in to crack down on the amount of packaging in its 13 Kent stores.


'I don’t feel I have a purpose anymore'

A soldier suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder says he feels cheated after having his benefits cut.


Cancer bride's wedding wish

A community is rallying around a young woman with an incurable brain tumour who wants to marry her childhood sweetheart.

New builds destroyed by blaze

A fire has ripped through three newly built homes leaving families homeless.


Farmers forced to take drastic action

Unseasonal weather has been affecting farmers in Kent at a time when they have already faced "huge difficulties".

Shortage of pre-school places in Kent

Children are struggling to get pre-school places after the government offered to fund 30 hours per child.


Person falls from bridge

A road has been closed in both directions while police and paramedics deal with a major incident.

CCTV image released following robbery

Police have renewed an appeal for information after a shop worker was allegedly assaulted during a raid.

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