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Two arrested after theft from service station

Police are appealing for information.

A man and woman have been arrested following a theft from a service station.

TV star announced for superstore's grand opening

Ross Kemp will open the new GO Outdoor store in Tonbridge later this month.

Former EastEnders star Ross Kemp will cut the ribbon at a new GO Outdoors store.


Two arrested on suspicion of attempted fuel theft

The men remain in custody

Two men are accused of trying to siphon fuel from vehicles.


Villagers oppose pub-site homes

Artist's impression of what the housing development at Blue Bell Hill would look like

Plans to build a block of flats and four houses at the site of a former pub have drawn a mixed reaction from villagers.

T-Rex rapper on climate mission

Miss Baines raps to a child

A rapping dinosaur is hoping to raise awareness of climate change as she performs on the streets of west Kent.


Deadly algae fear unfounded

The algae has been found in Leybourne lakes

Fears deadly algae was present at a Kent beauty spot have been addressed today.

Couple deny savage attack

Police. Stock image

A couple have denied seriously assaulting a woman in a car park.

Man charged over 'racist abuse' at supermarket

Tesco in Larkfield

A 21-year-old man has been charged with racially abusing a member of staff after a disturbance at a Tesco store.

College looking for clients for design volunteering initiative

West Kent College

West Kent College is seeking partners for the second year of its voluntary design initiative.

Delays clear after M20 after car fire

The car fire on the M20. Picture: @BenJamminWalker.

Drivers faced rush hour delays after a car burst into flames on the M20.


Biker dies in crash

Road closed at Wrotham. Picture: Kent Highways

Police have confirmed that a motorcyclist was killed following a crash earlier today.


Motorcyclist dies in crash on roundabout

Police. Stock pic

Police have launched an appeal for witnesses after a 53-year-old biker died today. The crash led to tail-backs on one of Kent's major motorways.


Teens held at knifepoint during skate park robbery

Police are investigating. Stock picture.

Police have launched an investigation after a group of teenagers were held at knife point during a robbery at a skate park.

Wife's agony as husband dies on way to chip shop

Derek Gane with wife Anita

A newlywed whose husband died after suffering mysterious injuries on his way to the local chip shop has paid tribute to "a wonderful man".


Wartime bomb detonated at ragstone quarry

Blaise Farm Quarry off Ashton Way, Kings Hill

Bomb disposal teams carried out a controlled explosion after a Second World War device was found in a quarry.

Robber who grabbed necklace from pensioner jailed

The case was heard at Maidstone Crown Court

A man who conned his way into a pensioner’s house and then ripped a gold necklace from her neck has been jailed.

Walkers warned of algae danger

Leybourne Lakes

Dog owners have been warned to keep their pets away from a popular lake over fears deadly algae may be present.

VIDEO: Car 'side-swiped by lorry' on motorway

Scott Hall's dashcam recorded the terrifying moment

A driver captured the terrifying moment his car was allegedly struck by a lorry on a Kent motorway.


Motorway reopens after vehicle overturns

Long delays on the M20

There were long delays on a Kent motorway after a vehicle overturned.


Appeal as man dies from unexplained injuries

Derek Gane's death is being treated as unexplained

Police are appealing for witnesses following the death of a man, found with unexplained injuries by a railway bridge.


Police: House fire was suspected arson attack

Henry Clarke took this picture of SGN workers at the scene. Fire damage can be seen on the front of one of the homes.

Police have issued an appeal saying a house fire which saw two women and two young children rescued, is being treated as arson.

Crews tackle motorway car fire

The car is on fire. Picture: Dave Cox.

Delays have now cleared after a car burst into flames on a busy motorway.


Dad threatens to kill son as barbecue ends in violence

Violence erupted at the barbeque. Library image.

A family barbecue descended into violence when a father 'saw red' and threatened to stab his son after drinking 12 cans of lager.


Mum has locks glued up NINE times

Lauren Willcox was left stranded with her baby Michael

A camera has been installed in a block of flats after a mum repeatedly found her locks glued up, leaving her stranded outside with her baby.


Nando's opens new branch

Cllr Roger Dalton, mayor of Tonbridge and Malling, cuts the ribbon of the new Nando's.

A Kent mayor "dabbed" with staff to celebrate the opening of a new Nando's branch today.

Renewed appeal after fatal crash

Police at Malling Road.

Police want to speak to the drivers of vehicles in the area around the time a woman in her 60s died in a head-on crash.

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