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Drunk attacks policeman in street brawl

The case was heard at Canterbury Crown Court

A drug addict so disorientated he mistook his own brother as the man who attacked him missed him with a blow - and struck a police officer instead.

Body found out to sea off Ramsgate

The area in Broadstairs where the man was found

Lifeboat crews recovered a body about half a mile out to sea around Thanet this morning.

New Thanet tourism plan

Thanet has unique features for visitors like Margate old town

Cashing in on visitors attracted by the unique features of Thanet underlines the exciting new Destination Management Plan (DMP) adopted by the distric

Multi-million plan for hotel on Margate seafront

Architect Guy Hollaway's vision for the new multi-million pound 60 bedroom hotel and apartments at the Rendezvous site on Margate seafront

A stunning vision has been unveiled of a multi-million pound hotel and apartment development to regenerate Margate’s historic seafront.

Woman held after stabbing in high street

The scene after the stabbing in Margate. Picture: @officialpascal

A man was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the face in front of shocked onlookers today.

Kent Police urge look-out for hare coursing

Hare coursing. Picture: League Against Cruel Sports.

Police officers are on the look-out for illegal hare coursers and poachers after stopping and searching three men suspected of hunting with dogs

Teenagers seek volunteers for their Clean Up Cliftonville Day

Teenagers passionate about Cliftonville call for help on their big community clean up

Animal campaigners anniversary memorial

Sheep in a transporter travelling through Ramsgate Port. Picture: Mike Pett

One year on from the events at Ramsgate’s port which led to the death of dozens of sheep, animal campaigners are holding an anniversary memorial.

Jail for thug who arranged beating from his cell

Lee Cekic left victim Joe Bath for dead in a vicious attack

An attacker who had already left his victim for dead tried to exact revenge - with a second attack - from his prison cell. WARNING: Graphic image

Stars help set charity postcard record

Charlotte Gale at the postcard auction for Pilgrims Hospices in Margate

Success was on the cards when celebrities, artists, patients and supporters created postcard-sized works of art for auction for Pilgrims Hospices.

Woman made two drunken attacks

The case was heard at Canterbury Crown Court

A Margate alcoholic has been given a stern warning by a judge after TWO drunken attacks in one night:

Battery call for Ramsgate lifeboat

Ramsgate inshore lifeboat

Ramsgate inshore lifeboat was launched on Sunday night to assist a small local potting boat with a flat battery off the town’s coast.

Axe-wielding ex spared jail

Mo Takaloo in action

A Kent footballer has walked free after grabbing an axe during a row with his ex father-in-law.

Birchington Post Office: proposed move into The Co-operative?

Customers of Birchington Post Office are asked for their views on a proposed move into neighbouring The Co-operative.

Carers shortlisted for awards

The Sense Ramsgate team

A dedicated Ramsgate care team has been shortlisted for two national awards by deafblind charity Sense.

Jazz and vintage show in aid of Thanet's Oasis charity

Jazz artiste Amanda White and vintage bargains will be highlights of a charity fashion show in aid of Thanet’s Oasis Domestic Abuse Service on Friday

Keith prepares for karaoke marathon

Keith Long

Songster Keith Long from Ramsgate is limbering up his vocal cords in preparation for a karaoke marathon in aid of Children In Need

Football fun activity day for Caring For Connor Campaign

Connor Olsen, four, enjoying his digger.

A family football fun day will take place on Sunday to help give a young boy a fighting chance against a crippling disease.

G-Fest starts on Friday

The second annual G-Fest music and entertainment festival promises a fun weekend in Garlinge.

Thanet South MP speaks out after Syria vote

MP Laura Sandys

After the House of Commons rejected the motion for possible military action in Syria, another Thanet MP has explained why she voted in favour of it.

Parking charges doubled for hospital staff

The Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital at Margate

Cleaners, kitchen staff and porters at a hospital trust will have to pay double to park on the site following the ramping up of staff charges.

Village chippie reopens after crash damage

Back in business - Ozkan Mustafa and wife Sezan.

A couple are back in business just days after a truck wreaked a midnight trail of destruction, causing thousands in damage.

Syria debate sidestepped by party politics

Thanet council must act this week and accept offer from US investment firm RiverOak over Manston CPO

North Thanet Conservative MP Sir Roger Gale gives his views following the decision to rule out UK military intervention on Syria.

Dream is a step closer as theme park regeneration set to begin

Margate Dreamland cinema

Plans to covert the former Dreamland site into the world's first heritage amusement park have taken a major step forward today.

Big bids needed for little works of art

Artist Tracey Emin

Margate artist Tracey Emin, actress Barbara Windsor, Kent comedian Joe Pasquale and veteran broadcaster Michael Aspel are among celebrities whose colo

Reward young sportspeople

Thanet Sports Awards

Thanet Sports Awards celebrate high level achievement and those who show extraordinary enthusiasm and dedication.

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