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We are the champions!

Janet Rice from Derbyshire, Lyn Chapman, her sister, and a member of the Tuesdays and Juliette Calnan, Lyn's neighbour take part in the Big Sing Picture courtesy: Stuart Kirk

Choir's sing-song of Queen's greatest hits raises a whopping £5,000 for the Pilgrims Hospices.

Woman cut free from car wreck

The teen was arrested yesterday.

Two women have been injured after a crash on a busy main road, which has been closed while vehicles are recovered

Child's quad bike stolen as thieves drive across fields in 4x4

The stolen quad bike

Brazen thieves who took a child's quad bike drove across four fields to get to their haul.


Landlord digging in for pub battle

The Crown in St Michaels, near Tenterden

A pub landlord at the centre of a row over claims he owes money to its owners says he will be digging in to fight for his business.


Harrowing scene as horses found dead in field

Gracie's rib cage was showing through her skin

Staff from an animal rescue centre came across the distressing sight of three dead horses in a field. Warning: graphic images.


Slow down! Wrong speed limit sign installed

The sign which appeared in St Michaels has now been taken down.

Highways teams have removed a new speed limit sign wrongly installed on a road in Tenterden.

Driver taken to hospital after crash

The car crashed in Appledore Road. Pic from @KentSpecials on Twitter

A motorist has been hospitalised after crashing into railings on a rural road

School play area trashed in repeat vandal attack

The outdoor classroom at Tenterden Infants' was trashed

An infant school has been trashed by vandals who wrecked a reception class outdoor play area, damaged equipment and left a trail of litter.


Fire crews battle roof fire

Firefighters in action. Stock image: Kent Fire and Rescue Service

Fire crews were called to a rural property after a chimney fire had started to spread to the roof.

Cancer mum: 'I don't feel I've been handed a death sentence'

Sarah embracing Teddy and Billy

A mum hopes clean eating will help her beat breast cancer so she will be around to see her four young children grow up.


Elderly woman rescued after bus crash

Turners Avenue in Tenterden. Picture: Google Streetview

An elderly woman was rescued after a crash involving a bus and a car last night.


Boat race victors will celebrate with Kent bubbly

The victorious Cambridge team at the 2016 boat race

English sparkling wine will replace Bollinger Champagne as the sponsor of the 2017 Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race.

Road clear after two-car crash

Stock image.

A road is clear after an earlier two-car crash that caused delays during rush hour.

Crews attend flat fire

Stock pic: Kent Fire and Rescue Service

Fire crews were called to attend a blase at a flat in Tenterden this morning.

Burglars take veteran's war medals

The medals were taken from a veteran in his 90s

Police are investigating after burglars broke into the home of a Second World War veteran and stole his service medals.


Fire crews called to house blaze

Fire crews tackle the blaze in Tenterden

Firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a home this evening.

VIDEO: Kent artist racks up 150,000 doodles

His work is becoming very popular

The Doodle Man has racked up more than 150,000 doodles and said he won't stop until he hits one million.


Cafe owner minutes from tragedy at Berlin market

Barry, Alan, Lynn and Laura enjoying Berlin moments before the attack

A family say their lives were saved by a decision to turn back and look at decorations moments before a truck ploughed into Berlin Christmas market.

Young Mollie’s heartfelt plea to help less well-off

 Mollie Baker, six, who was the inspiration for the Christmas appeal

A six-year-old girl inspired a festive idea to deliver gifts to needy families - which led to hundreds of presents handed in.

Empty parcels found in ditch as presents go missing

The gift set that arrived in a ripped package

A mum says her Christmas present plans are in chaos after deliveries from myHermes failed to turn up.


Woman freed from crashed car

Police and secamb are at the scene. Stock image

Firefighters removed the roof of a car to free a woman trapped inside after a crash.

Spilling the beans as truck ends up in ditch

A picture of the 44-tonne truck which has been partially recovered

A 44-tonne articulated truck veered into a ditch and ended up on its side spilling a cargo of green beans.


Crews issue warning after fighting chimney fire

Stock pic

Fire crews are warning homeowners with open fires to have their chimneys swept regularly after tackling a blaze.

Driver resuscitated after car flipped over in crash

Ambulance crew was at the scene. Stock picture.

A driver was resuscitated at the roadside after his car flipped onto its roof and he suffered a heart attack.

Dogs that mauled sheep would be 'dripping in blood'

One of the sheep mauled at Silcocks Farm

A farmer is looking for the owner of dogs who savaged her sheep - WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT.


Bus and two cars crash

Police have been praised for keeping people safe and cutting crime

Police were called to a high street after a bus was involved in a collision with two cars.

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