Home   Ashford   Archive

Ashford news

Afro-Caribbean restaurant to open at leisure complex

Afro-Caribbean restaurant to open at leisure complex

An empty unit at a £75 million leisure complex is to be filled by an Afro-Caribbean restaurant featuring a tapas lounge and bar.

5

Blow for hockey club as homes plan thrown out

Blow for hockey club as homes plan thrown out

Plans to build nine homes on a hockey club's land have been rejected amid concerns the scheme is "unsustainable".

7

'How can any person do this to a small defenceless animal?'

'How can any person do this to a small defenceless animal?'

Police are investigating after a rabbit was snatched from a back garden and bludgeoned to death.

2

Two injured after being assaulted by teenagers

Two injured after being assaulted by teenagers

One man was punched and kicked in the head before the assailants fled the scene.

Sammy the Asda Cat dies

Sammy the Asda Cat dies

A cat who became a local celebrity by hanging out at a supermarket has died following a dog attack.

17

Railway depot plans to create 50 jobs

Railway depot plans to create 50 jobs

Plans for a new depot is set to create 50 jobs at a site which has stood empty for five years.

4

First phase of new leisure complex opening

First phase of new leisure complex opening

Pizza, gelato and booze will be on offer when the first part of a leisure complex opens.

9

Underpass sealed off after six years

Underpass sealed off after six years

An underpass has been tarmaced over, six years after it was closed to the public.

17

United must learn from 7-2 defeat

United must learn from 7-2 defeat

Tommy Warrilow admits Ashford must learn from their pre-season thrashing by Folkestone.

Roundabout work is costing more than £100k

Roundabout work is costing more than £100k

Work to upgrade four roundabouts in a borough is costing more than £100,000, it has emerged.

10

Iconic brand coming to shopping centre

Iconic brand coming to shopping centre

A long-established footwear and clothing brand is set to open in a multi-million pound shopping centre extension.

Teenagers arrested in assault probe

Teenagers arrested in assault probe

Police are questioning a 15 and 16-year-old following two assaults.

Renewed appeal following fatal crash

Renewed appeal following fatal crash

Officers are continuing to appeal for witnesses after a woman in her 60s died in a car accident.

Teenagers wreak havoc at Asda

Teenagers wreak havoc at Asda

A group of vandals smashed windows at a supermarket and chased passers-by.

24

Underpass mural defaced by vandals

Underpass mural defaced by vandals

A clean-up operation is underway after vandals defaced a mural painted in an underpass.

13

Designer brand to open at shopping centre

Designer brand to open at shopping centre

A luxury clothing brand is the latest store coming to a new shopping centre as part of its expansion.

10

Driver in serious condition following crash

Driver in serious condition following crash

A man remains in a serious condition following a head-on crash, where a woman in her 60s died.

Celebrity manicurist opens salon

Celebrity manicurist opens salon

A celebrity manicurist has packed up her chaotic work life in London and opened a nail bar in a tranquil Kent village.

5

Dramatic footage of bus blaze

Dramatic footage of bus blaze

A bus had to be evacuated after a blaze broke out while passengers were on-board.

Police appeal for witness after reported rape

Police appeal for witness after reported rape

Police are asking for information after a woman reported being attacked near portable toilets set up at a pub.

Follow us

Most popular

Kent Travel News

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More