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What does £6m buy you in Kent?

Langton House Estate. Picture: Strutt and Parker

This house has gone on sale - and it would set you back the price of 21 average terraced properties in the county. Here's why...


Crash near village

Stock image

A motorcyclist's been flown hospital after a crash this afternoon.

Car on roof after accident

London Road, Tunbridge Wells. Picture: Google.

Delays are clearing on a major town centre road after a car ended up on its roof.

Town centre pub fire

The fire happened in a ground floor kitchen in Grove Hill Road. Picture: Google.

Firefighters were called to a town centre pub after a blaze broke out in the kitchen.

Warning after purse thefts

Royal Victoria Place

Police have issued a warning after a spate of purse thefts at a Kent shopping centre.

Jilted ex avoids jail over revenge porn

Stuart Luxford has been handed a suspended jail sentence

A jilted boyfriend who sent his ex's new lover an explicit video has avoided jail but is now subject to an indefinite restraining order.


Woman suffers head injury in fall

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance was scrambled. Stock picture.

A woman was airlifted to hospital after suffering a head injury

Woman arrested after town centre stabbing

A woman has been arrested following an alleged assault

A woman has been arrested after another was left with a stab wound to her arm.

Four vehicle crash blocks road

Police stopped the car last week

Emergency services rushed to the scene of a rush-hour accident.

Police called to 'stabbing' outside butchers

Police were called to Mount Pleasant Road outside JC Rook and Sons butchers. Picture: Google Streetview

Police were called to the scene of an alleged stabbing in a busy town centre street.

Pets killed in house fire

Fire crews wearing breathing gear battled the blaze

A heat lamp is believed to have caused a blaze that ripped through a house while the owners were out.

Luxury living at Royal Wells Park

The Royal Wells Park development

A former hospital has been brought back to life, but at what cost? Ed McConnell goes a long to see what all the fuss is about.

Veteran's daughter sees her hospital petition go to PM

This was one of the distressing pictures captured of Frank Foster in agony at the Tunbridge Wells Hospital. Picture SWNS

A woman launched a campaign calling for better treatment of those who are dying after recording harrowing pictures of her dad in agony.


Fancy a flat in Tunbridge Wells for £30,000?

The flat in Southborough

You can buy a one-bed flat in Tunbridge Wells for £30,000, but unsurprisingly there's a catch.

Heroin dealer jailed

Julian Mason has been jailed. Picture: Kent Police

A heroin dealer who targeted users in a Kent town has been jailed for five years.

'It's completely ripped me apart'

Frances and Tom Cappuccini. Picture courtesy The Telegraph

The husband of a woman who died during a botched Caesarian operation has spoken for the first time of his four years of hell.

Arrest after man left with head injuries in fight

Police stopped the car last week

A fight resulted in one man being taken to hospital with head injuries and another arrested on suspicion of assault.

Fresh appeal for help catching killer

Wendy Knell found murdered in her bedsit at Guildford Road, Tunbridge Wells, in 1987

The parents of a young woman brutally murdered 30 years ago have launched a fresh appeal for information to help catch the killer.

Appeal to find owner of stolen gates

Recovered stolen gate - police now want to find the owner.

Police want to reunite recovered stolen gates with their rightful owner.

Car bursts into flames

The car in flames at the scene. Picture: Kent 999s

Emergency services were called to the scene of a serious crash in a Kent town.

Crews tackle kitchen fire

Firefighters were called to the scene. Stock image

Four people were treated for smoke inhalation after a kitchen fire.

Homes without TV signal

Picture: Wikimedia.

Many homes may experience no TV signal while work is carried out on a transmitter.


Show suites open for new luxury care home

A CGI illustration demonstrates what the suites will look like.

Show suites at a new luxury residential care home are set to open next week.

Town hall to become court

Tunbridge Wells Town Hall. Picture: Google Streetview.

A town hall has had the go-ahead to become a court following the closure of the local county and family court building.

Van driver 'distracted by dog' cleared of killing OAP

The A26 at Southborough where Mr Barlow died

A van driver accused of causing the death of a 95-year-old pedestrian after he was distracted by his dog on the passenger seat has been cleared.


Homeless man 'murdered' on first night sleeping rough

Giles Metcalfe

The family of a rough sleeper who died in a car park fire on his first night on the streets have spoken of their devastation at his loss.

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