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Fire crew save horse from pond

Fire crews are working to save the horse. Stock picture

A specialist fire crew saved a horse from a pond in Hadlow this morning.

Jury discharged in death crash trial

49-year-old Steven Copping from Hildenborough passed away on March 5 after an accident on the A27.

The Crown Prosecution Service has a week to decide if there should be a retrial for a man accused of killing a Kent father in a crash.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after crash

Only two thirds of ambulances reach emergency calls in the eight minute target

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with an arm injury after a crash in Tonbridge this morning.

Emergency services at scene as man injured

Police are investigating. Stock picture

Emergency services remain at the scene of an incident which has left a man with serious injuries.

Students help design new facilities at sixth form

MP Tom Tugendhat with the students and their families

Students at a sixth form saw their visions turned into reality at the unveiling of new facilities that they helped to design.

Teenager charged with burglary

Police stock image

An 18-year-old man has been charged with a burglary in which electrical goods, jewellery and cash were stolen.

Helicopter aids search for missing person

The police helicopter was launched. Stock picture by Chris Davey

A police helicopter helped in the search for a missing man.

Don't burn the cakes!

The Old Fire Station in Tonbridge

A professional chef is holding a dessert pop-up show at a fire station... hopefully she won't burn anything

£20m cash injection to improve Southern services

Southern staff will strike again today

A top rail boss has been appointed and £20m of government cash allocated to improve services on Southern Rail.


Cars damaged after multi-vehicle pile-up

Five-car crash in Whetsted Road. Photo @apprenticelife2

Delays are building up after a four-car crash this morning.


Air ambulance called to cyclist's aid

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance

An air ambulance was called to aid a cyclist who had suffered a head injury at the weekend.

Music festival celebrates difference

The Bourne Valley Boys - Chris Savage, Ted Rogers, Simon Brown - entertain crowds

Inspired by the Brexit vote, a group of musicians has organised a festival to celebrate difference and battle poverty.

Air ambulance called after child suffers fall

The air ambulance at Haysden Country Park. Photo by David Pye.

An air ambulance was called after a child fell and suffered a head injury.

Man's head stamped on in brutal kebab shop attack

Do you recognise this man?

A middle-aged man was punched to the ground, repeatedly kicked and had his head stamped on in a vicious late-night attack at a kebab shop.


Lions call for charitable giving to raise money for hospital

LIBRA chairman Andrew Lodge with LIBRA trustee and Tonbridge Lion Michael Adams

Charitable lion group members are calling for donations from the public to fund a transplant unit at a specialist hospital

Drug dealer ordered to forfeit unlawful earnings

Kent Police Headquarters

A drug dealer has been order to forfeit his unlawful earnings, worth more than £36,000

Warning after torch shone at helicopter during police search

The police helicopter was launched. Stock picture by Chris Davey

Police have issued a warning after a helicopter searching for a man was targeted with a high powered torch.


Rail employee's social media shaming

Southeastern worker caught in the act

When a passenger spotted a Souteastern worker with his feet on a seat he Tweeted a picture - but then things took an unexpected turn.


Inquest opens after man set himself on fire

Emergency services attending the incident in Estridge Way earlier this month

A man who poured petrol over himself and then set himself alight died from multiple organ failure, an inquest heard.

Charge after knife-point robbery at supermarket

Police have made an arrest. Stock picture.

A man stands accused of robbing two people at knife-point inside a shop as well as possessing drugs with intent to supply.

Reports of robbery at Sainsbury's Local

Sainsburys Local on Shipbourne Road. Google Street View

Kent Police is investigating reports of a robbery at a branch of Sainsbury's Local yesterday evening.

Commuters serenaded by string quartet

Kent commuters have been serenaded by a string quartet during the early morning rush hour

Would you know if you had diabetes?

Mayor Cllr Mark Rhodes and Lion President Bob Bartlett accompanied by Mayoress Mrs Julie Rhodes and Lions President’s wife Mrs Jan Bartlett

630,000 people in the UK have diabetes but do not realise. Here are the symptoms to look out for.

Cinema Under The Stars

Hever Festival is held under the stars

Pack a picnic and grab a warm jumper then settle down to watch a classic film, a modern movie or a cool comedy in the great outdoors.

'Sonic boom' heard over Kent

The Red Arrows

Did you hear a loud bang in the skies over the county this morning?


Man who caught fire dies

Emergency services attending the incident in Estridge Way earlier this month

A man in his sixties who caught fire at a Kent home last week has died.

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