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Arrest after cannabis worth £100,000 found

A man was arrested after the raid. Stock picture.

A man has been arrested after a cannabis factory with 110 plants worth more than £100,000 was found at a home.

Boy, 13, hit by car

The scene of the accident. Picture: Sara Lou

Emergency services were called after a schoolboy was hit by a car at a busy junction.


Love Island stars among Christmas light switch on line-up

Love Island's Gabby

Special guests including two Love Island stars will be entertaining at one Christmas light switch on.

Father and daughter killed in crash named

Liv Coleman was killed in the crash along with her father Valentino.

A father and daughter killed in a crash while standing at the side of their car have been named locally.


Man jailed for sexual assault

Patrick McQuinn. Pic: Kent Police

A 60-year-old man has been jailed after sexually assaulting a woman as she slept.

Emergency services called to two vehicle crash

Police. Stock pic.

Drivers are being warned to expect delays following a crash between two vehicles.

Thief swiped wallet as man lay dying

John Yarwood

A 'Good Samaritan' turned callous thief after going to the aid of a man who had fallen down the stairs.

Warning following scam call spate

Police. Stock pic

Police are warning residents to be vigilant following a string of scam calls convincing people to hand over money or bank details.

Teddy bear hunt comes to town

The teddies will be put out on November 1

One hundred teddy bears are to be placed across one town looking for a new home.

Expansion plan for Kent attraction

The Turner Contemporary in Margate

An art gallery that has generated an estimated £58 million to the local economy could be expanded to enable it to build on its success.


Person in distress rescued from sea

Margate RNLI all-weather lifeboat

The RNLI along with police and coastguards were called out in the early hours of the morning to reports of a person in distress.

Double fatal: Police seeking missing details

The A299 in Minster. Pic: Google maps

Officers have spoken to several witnesses after a man and a woman were killed in a crash, but believe there may be others with crucial information.

Long-term unemployed to display photography

The photography will be on display at the Turner Contemporary

A group of young people who have been out of work or education for a year or more will be exhibiting their photography.

Scathing Wetherspoons review prompts social media storm

Royal Victoria Pavilion in Ramsgate is the UK's largest Wetherspoons pub

A scathing review of the UK's largest Wetherspoons has prompted a social media storm.


Crash closed town centre road

Police were called to the scene

A driver escaped injury following a crash that closed a road for two hours.

Council defends airport decision

The Manston Airport terminal building

Thousands of homes could be build on the site of a former airport after an authority changed its strategic planning blueprint


Pub goes all out for Halloween

Halloween decorations at Mariners Bar, Ramsgate

A landlady admits she has "gone a bit mad" as the scale of Halloween decorations at her pub is staggering punters.


Man wanted in connection with robbery

Liam Barry is wanted by police.

Police have issued an appeal following a robbery in Thanet.

Animal rights activists mount protest

Live animal exports protesters

Protesters have been campaigning against live animal exports from a Kent port today.


Businessman and pilot loses cancer battle

Ken Wills who died on October 19.

A man who employed thousands of people in Thanet is being remembered after he died from cancer.


Teen arrested in connection with assault on three men

West Cliff Road - Google

A teenager is in custody in connection with the assault of three men, as police appeal for witnesses.

Two arrests after burglary

Police were called. Stock image.

There have been two arrests following a burglary in Margate.

Fire breaks out in moving car

The car was set alight while moving.

A car was completely destroyed after a fire broke out "within seconds".


Suspected dealers arrested in police drugs busts

The boy was arrested on Monday, November 6.

Officers carried out a week-long crackdown on people suspected of pushing class A drugs and arrested 16 suspects in towns across East Kent.


Drug dealer hid under bed

Christopher Bellot was sentenced to seven years

A drug dealer who tried hiding under a bed while police searched a property for drugs has been jailed for seven years.


Call for footage after double fatal crash

The A299 in Minster

Officers are appealing for dashcam footage after a man and woman died in a crash.

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