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Time-warp house sold at auction

The house is still lit by gas

One of the last remaining houses in the country without electricity went under the hammer today, for a surprising sum.


Curry house named best in South East

A chicken curry. Thinkstock Image Library

A Kent curry house has been crowned the best in the region.


Alleged killer's first appearance at Old Bailey

Police at Knockholt station on Monday

The man accused of murdering Samir Draganovic at Knockholt Railway Station has made his first appearance at the Old Bailey.

Man at Old Bailey over station killing

Police at Knockholt station on Monday

A man is due in court charged with murder after a body was found near Knockholt Station.

Man charged with railway murder

Police at Knockholt station on Monday

A man is due to appear at court today accused of the murder of a 23-year-old at a Kent railway station.

Train track death victim named

Police at Knockholt station on Monday

Police have named the man who died at a Kent train station earlier this week.

Campaign launched for tattoo artist with incurable brain tumour

Mr Sims with his son, Cash and wife, Anna

The friends of a young father with a brain tumour are trying to raise money for him.


Man arrested in connection with train station 'murder'

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder in relation to an incident at a train station.

Pensioner missing for six months feared dead

Ken Henson.

Officers have reissued their appeal to find a pensioner who went missing in May, although they are facing the likelihood he has died.

Reward offered for stolen car

The black Land Rover Defender was nowhere to be found.

A man has offered a substantial reward for the recovery of a vehicle that was a gift from his father who died of lung cancer.


Time capsule home, still lit by gas, to go under hammer

A gas lamp. Stock image

What is thought to be one of the last remaining houses in the country without electricity is set to be sold at auction.


Murder inquiry after body found

Police at Knockholt station on Monday

Transport detectives have launched a murder investigation after the death of a man at a train station.


Man charged with child sex abuse

Stock image

A man is to appear in court accused of the sexual abuse of two children.

Serious crash on motorway

The accident is understood to involve two lorries and three cars. Picture: Kent County Council

A collision reportedly involving cars and lorries has led to more than 10 miles of tailbacks.


Fire crews called to stove fire

Firefighters were called to a stove fire. Stock picture.

Firefighters were called to a fire involving an oil-fuelled stove last night.


Fallon faces kissing claims

Sevenoaks MP Michael Fallon

Fresh allegations have emerged surrounding former defence secretary Sir Michael Fallon and a junior reporter.


Fire crews tackle kitchen blaze

Crews put out the blaze in the oil-fuelled stove. Stock image

Firefighters put out a blaze which started in an oil-fuelled stove in a kitchen.

MP makes first public appearance since resignation

MP Michael Fallon at the opening of the grammar school annexe

An ex minister facing fresh claims of misbehaviour has appeared in public for the first time since he quit the government frontbench.


Man charged with threatening court witness

Tom Tucker Dunn, aged 31, of South Ash Road, Ash, Sevenoaks, allegedly threatened a witness giving evidence at Maidstone Crown Court

A man has been charged with threatening a witness giving evidence during a court case.

Ex-minister faces fresh allegations

Sevenoaks MP Michael Fallon

A Kent MP today categorically denied new claims of making lewd remarks to a colleague.


Fallon fallout continues as new defence secretary appointed

Sevenoaks MP Michael Fallon

Sir Michael Fallon's replacement as defence secretary has been announced, as the county reels from his shock resignation over harassment claims.


Kent MP's dramatic resignation

Michael Fallon

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has quit after admitting his behaviour has "fallen below the high standards required" to lead the armed forces.


Brazen thieves steal van from motorway workers

Police are appealing for the return of the chipper

Police are appealing for witnesses after brazen thieves stole a van and wood chipper machine from the side of the motorway.

This year's celebrity guy revealed!

It's been revealed who the Celebrity Effigy is going to be this year

It has been announced which celebrity will be depicted by a notorious effigy.


CCTV of burglary issued

Do you recognise these people?

Police have released CCTV footage of two people they would like to speak to in connection to a burglary at a pub.


Fallon admits knee touching

Michael Fallon

Defence Secretary and Kent MP Sir Michael Fallon has admitted touching a journalist’s knee 15 years ago - amid fresh revelations from Westminster.

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