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Fire next to railway line

Firefighters were called to deal with a fire alongside a railway line.

Wrong-way driver filmed moments before death crash

A dash-cam has captured the shocking moment an 86-year-old man drove the wrong way down a motorway - seconds before killing a hero ex-policeman.

Seal pup takes a rest next to fisherman

This is the moment a tuckered seal pup swam to shore and mingled with fisherman on the Kent shingle.

Safety fears grow for missing man

Fears are growing for the welfare of a 57-year-old man reported missing from a holiday park.

Combine harvester bursts into flames

Three fire engines were called to a potentially serious blaze at a village farm.

Surfer rescued by lifeboat

Anglers are understood to have raised the alarm after spotting a man in difficulty at sea.

'My hands, feet and nose kept growing'

A woman with a rare condition that tormented her growing up has spoken out in the hope of helping others with the disease.

Election candidate in row over backing rival

Independent candidate who backed his Tory rival's nomination in same election has been branded "irresponsible and lacking integrity".

Car crashes into tree near beach

A motorist has been taken to hospital this afternoon after a car crashed into a tree.

Pub's £500,000 extension illegal

Councillors have refused an application to increase a bar's capacity after hearing a previous extension had been done without planning permission.

Illegal dump in nature reserve angers residents

A nature reserve rich with wildlife has been turned into an illegal dumping ground strewn with commercial waste.

Fire brigade called to barn blaze

Fire crews were called to a rural lane after flames broke out in a barn.

Lifeboat crews reach stricken yacht

Lifeboat volunteers rescued three people aboard a stricken yacht which had issued a May Day distress call off the Kent coast.

Man fights for life after car crashes into ditch

A man is fighting for his life and a woman is in a serious condition after their car careered into a ditch and crashed into trees.

Coastguard and lifeboat crews called out

Lifeboat and coastguard crews - including the search and rescue helicopeter - were called out after reports of a person in distress last night.

Warning after girl, 12, escapes 'suspicious' taxi ride

Police are hunting a suspect after a man reportedly tried to coax a 12-year-old-girl into his car.

Unqualified driving instructor spared jail... and road ban

A driving instructor who took thousands of pounds from clients despite being unqualified has been spared jail.

Man found unconscious behind the wheel

A man in his 30s was found unconscious at the wheel of his car and rushed to hospital in a “life threatening condition”.

Lorry transporting explosives involved in crash

Homes and businesses were evacuated after a lorry full of military explosives crashed outside a cafe.

Women and pets rescued from burning house

Neighbours risked their lives to help save two women and six animals from a dangerous fire.

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