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Concerns about plans for 300 homes

There are fears a village could change beyond recognition amid a proposal for hundreds of homes to be built on green fields.


Police helicopter launched after early morning theft

A suspected steering wheel thief is in custody after police dispatched a helicopter in the early hours.

'We would have been burying him without donations'

A father says his son was on the brink of death when colleagues rallied round to raise enough money to send him for revolutionary cancer treatment.


Customers wait 90 minutes for postal services

Those collecting parcels at a Royal Mail sorting office are facing a long wait as queues extend round the building.


Police help stolen spaniel smile again

Police have reunited a dog with its owner after pulling over a car on the A20.

Men with skeleton keys and knives arrested

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of going equipped for theft after a set of skeleton keys, two knives and a screwdriver were found.

Holborough blaze victims get police cash

They say crime doesn't pay, but items seized by the police are helping to revive a community following extensive fire.

In a field of their own

A skier has found a unique way to take advantage of snowy conditions that have hit Kent in recent days.

Villagers out in force against proposed 3.6m tonne sandpit

Hundreds of villagers have rallied in opposition to a multi-million tonne sandpit proposed for the countryside.

Motorway reopens after multiple crashes

A motorway has reopened after a series of crashes, one of which damaged 50m of a central reservation.

Village pub to undergo radical refurbishment

Pub-goers will be seeing big changes as a village local closes for a £1m alteration.

Fairytale wedding is mum's final wish

The family of a mother given just six months to live are hoping to give her a dream wedding.

Electric fault in a cooker blamed for starting fire

Homeowners are being advised of the importance of having a working smoke alarm following a kitchen fire.

Van full of 'stolen' pub furniture seized

Officers tracked a suspicious vehicle to a petrol station, where they arrested two men on suspicion of burglary.

Council hit by dozens of cyber attacks

A Kent council has suffered more cyber security breaches than any other in the country.

Work on £92million smart motorway scheme starts tonight

Preliminary works to transform a stretch of the M20 into a smart motorway will close lanes to traffic tonight.

Man injured as two car crash closes road

A man is being treated for injuries after a two car crash closed a road this morning (Friday).

Dumped concrete and furniture blocks rural road

Villagers are facing disruption after furniture and concrete was dumped down a rural road.

Arrests after security van driver blackmailed

Two men have been arrested after a security van driver was blackmailed last year.

Pair cleared of abducting and attacking woman

Two men have been cleared of abduction and sexual offences.

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