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The pizza delivery man was robbed. Stock image.

Teen robbers pounce on pizza delivery man

A gang of teenagers surrounded a takeaway delivery man before punching and kicking him to the ground and stealing a bag containing pizzas.

One-legged actor wins part in top London theatre

One-legged Sheppey actor Phil Goldacre has a new role at London's Royal Court Theatre

A Kent actor who lost a leg from diabetes and needs a wheelchair is taking to the London stage to play a man suffering from motor neurone disease.

Is this the 'chugger' capital of Kent?

'Chuggers' approach members of the public and attempt to convince them to sign up and donate

With reports of as many as seven charity workers operating from one Kent shopping street today, we're asking where the county's 'chugger' hotspot is.


Residents create blockade to stop travellers

Removal vans are blocking the way onto the land

Residents who are fed up of travellers setting up camp on land in their village have set up a blockade to stop the caravans.


Speeding drug-driver killed crash victim on A2

The scene of the accident. Picture: Sharon Reach

A driver who was high on cannabis, using his mobile phone and speeding when he smashed into a crashed car, killing the driver, has been jailed.


House fire treated as suspicious

Firefighters needed to wear breathing gear to tackle the blaze

Police are investigating a blaze, in which two people had to be led to safety.


Woman urinates in front of stunned shoppers

Marks and Spencer in Canterbury

A woman exposed herself and urinated in the street after she was arrested following a shoplifting spree at M&S.


What happened to summer?

Heavy rain. Stock picture.

A severe weather warning has been issued for heavy rain in Kent, making last week's heatwave feel like a distant memory.

Body found in park identified

A large area has been taped off

Police now know the identity of a man who was found dead in a town garden.

Honorary degree for ex-boxing champ

Ex-boxing champ Barry McGuigan

Barry McGuigan is one of several major names receiving honorary degrees from a Kent university.

Teen arrested after stabbing at tennis courts

The alleged attack happened at Kings Hill tennis courts. Picture: Google.

A 17-year-old boy is being questioned by police after a teenager was flown to hospital with a stab wound to the chest.

Kent set to get its first Taco Bell

There are only 17 Taco Bell restaurants across the country, compared to almost 6,000 in the US, but the 18th is set to open right here.


Child cyclist seriously hurt in crash

Police are appealing for witnesses. Picture: Stock image

Police need witnesses after an 11-year-old girl was injured in a crash with a car.


Man 'jumped in river after hammer rampage'

The police helicopter was spotted hovering over the River Medway. Picture: @EmmaRiversxXx

Search and rescue teams were called after a man reportedly jumped into a river to escape police following a town centre hammer rampage.


'I danced with Justin Bieber - but didn’t tell my friends!'

Ellie Rose Eames on stage with Justin Bieber

Ellie Rose Eames lived the dream when she danced on stage with Justin Bieber at the O2 arena - but the modest 11-year-old didn't boast to friends.


Teacher faces fresh claims after sex abuse conviction

Martin Haigh

Former pupils at a Kent school have contacted police with claims they were sexually abused by a teacher in the 1980s.

Kent event organisers step up security

Crowds at last year's Kent County Show

The person in charge of organising one of the county's biggest summer events says there will be extra security checks in light of national events.

Man killed in jetski tragedy to be given 'best send-off'

Jordan Lupton was struck by a jet ski while in a rubber ring

The family of a man killed in a jetski accident say they have been 'blown away' by the generosity of well-wishers who donated to his funeral fund.


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