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Monster jellyfish wash up from the deep

One of the jellyfish which washed up in Dymchurch. Pic by Kirsty Carswell

Dog walkers have reported seeing jellyfish the size of dustbin lids washed up on the shores of Kent


What a pair of clowns!

These two clowns were caught taking part in an illegal photoshoot

Two clowns were told to leave a Kent nature reserve for 'illegal' activity - and it's proving to be quite a problem for the site.


Man charged after two cut from crash wreckage

The crash happened along Coast Drive, Lydd-on-Sea. Picture: Google

A man has been charged after two people were cut free from their cars after a crash along a coast road.


Council to spend £1,000 on dog waste bins

A new £500 dog waste bin Seafront, St Mary's Bay. Picture: Gary Browne

This is what a £500 dog bin looks like, and a council has decided to buy two of them despite cheaper alternatives.


Man rescued from angling boat after collapse

The casualty brought ashore in an RNLI rescue at Dungeness. Picture by Judith Richardson, RNLI.

A Dungeness lifeboat crew brought ashore a casualty after he collapsed on a boat at sea.

Man takes youngsters on rocks just days after boy's death

Before making back across the sea wall. Picture: Kent999s

Less than a week after the tragic death of nine-year-old Connor McDonald, a man has been pictured on the same rocks with two young children.


Yellow Submarine sails into noise row

Sotirio's 103 restaurant and cabaret nightspot.

Noisy customers belted out a Beatles' song during a restaurant lock-in, prompting a neighbour to complain at a licensing meeting.


Young boy dies after being 'swept out to sea by wave'

A police car parked near the scene of the incident

A nine-year-old boy who died after falling into the sea has been described as an "all-round fantastic lad" as friends and loved ones pay tribute.


Fears over 'big cat' stalking wildlife

Pumas have been spotted in Kent, it's claimed

A grim discovery by a dog walker has sparked fears a predatory big cat is roaming the area. WARNING: Some may find images disturbing.


Fire crews called to van fire

Firefighters on their way. File photo.

Firefighters were called after a Transit van was on fire and used a fog spike and hose reel jet to douse the flames

Coffee chain eyes historic pub

The New Inn, New Romney, closed after more than 600 years.

A building which has been a pub since the 1300s looks set to become a branch of Costa Coffee.

Missing woman found safe

A 50-year-old woman who had been missing from her home since yesterday has been found.

Young woman injured in car crash

Police were at the scene of the crash.

A woman in her 20s suffered injuries in a road accident

Dangerous paedophile groomed victim at youth club

Stephen Holderness, originally from New Romney, moved to Devon after his release

A rapist youth club worker who carried out a series of vile attacks on young children in the 1990s has been jailed for 20 years.

Air ambulance called to road crash

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance

An air ambulance has been called out after a crash which closed a busy road.

Road reopens after crash

Stock image

A key road has reopened after a crash between a motorbike and a van.

Entertainer sees red after DNA paternity test

Berry was warned by police about the numerous text messages she was sending her colleague

A children's entertainer bombarded his ex with threatening texts and calls after finding out he wasn't father to the child he had raised.


Woman jailed after trying to smuggle drugs into Kent

Border Force officers seized the cannabis during a raid on Wilson's van at the Channel Tunnel terminal in France. Picture: Home Office

A woman has been jailed after being caught trying to smuggle nearly £250,000 worth of cannabis into the county.

Thousands flock to see rare bird

The Acadian flycatcher has been spotted in Dungeness. Martin Casemore captured these images of it on the beach and posted them on his blog. Picture: Martin Casemore

Twitchers are captivated by a rare American bird which has been spotted on a Kent beach in what's thought to be the first recorded sighting in the UK.


Free housing call for Marsh GPs

Church Lane Surgery, New Romney.

A councillor wants to tackle the chronic shortage of Marsh GPs by offering them free housing.

Plans for 200 homes held back as decision delayed

Up to 110 homes are planned on the second half of the Cockreed Lane area of New Romney, opposite Dorland

Councillors deferred making a decision on plans for more than 200 homes on Romney Marsh to investigate issues over flooding and healthcare.


Woman shocked to discover she has dementia aged 49

Lorayne Minahan, 49, with her grandson Bradon, one

A dementia patient, who has been diagnosed with the disease aged 49, is calling on the Prime Minister to bring in testing for younger people.


Delays as lorry slides into ditch

Recovery work is under way to bring the lorry out of the ditch. Picture: Alan Langley

A lorry is being recovered after coming off the road and plunging into a ditch as motorists are warned to expect delays on a busy road.

Drama as fishing vessel sinks

The doomed French fishing boat off Dungeness.

A doomed French boat sank underwater off Dungeness.

Man charged after death of woman in crash

The area of the death crash, the A259 and Tickner's Lane junction near Brenzett

A Lydd man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving after a 62-year-old died in a collision.

Flooding pandemonium on Marsh town

Like a river - New Romney High Street during flash flooding.

New Romney High Street was struck by flash flooding during rainstorms.

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