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Abandoned dog dies while giving birth

Abandoned dog dies while giving birth

A pregnant dog abandoned in a sealed box died giving birth to stillborn puppies.

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Kitten shot in face in cruel catapult attack

Kitten shot in face in cruel catapult attack

A catapulted ball bearing hit a young cat in the face – the second feline targeted in the same town in two months.

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Dad-of-six rammed police and hit car containing one-year-old

Dad-of-six rammed police and hit car containing one-year-old

This is the moment an uninsured driver rammed police twice during a chase before fleeing on foot and being brought down by officers.

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GB call-up for teenager

GB call-up for teenager

Max Laughland from Tenterden has been selected for the 2021/22 GB Alpine FIS squad.

Cause of house explosion revealed

Cause of house explosion revealed

The cause of an explosion that injured seven people has been revealed.

The explosions that hit Kent homes

The explosions that hit Kent homes

The blast that destroyed a house last week will have brought back memories of previous explosions across Kent, including one in the same town in 2015.

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One team, many wins

One team, many wins

Burglars, robbers and other criminals have had a total 30 years of jail sentences in a month after being hunted by one detective squad.

Boot fair returns without controversial entrance fee

Boot fair returns without controversial entrance fee

A boot fair's controversial entrance fee is being waived as it welcomes customers back.

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Netflix-linked film studios delayed by a year

Netflix-linked film studios delayed by a year

Bold plans to open new film studios on the site of a former railway works have been held up by the pandemic and will now not open until 2023.

Pilot killed as plane crashes into field

Pilot killed as plane crashes into field

A pilot has died after the light aircraft he was flying crashed in a field near Headcorn Aerodrome.

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Plane crash sparks huge emergency response

Plane crash sparks huge emergency response

Police, ambulance and fire crews have been called to a Kent aerodrome after a light aircraft crashed in a field.

Youths fire catapults from town centre car park

Youths fire catapults from town centre car park

Police have seized three catapults after it was reported that youths were firing them from a town centre car park.

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Full results from Ashford election

Full results from Ashford election

Seven KCC seats and a borough council spot were up for grabs yesterday, with full results coming this afternoon.

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Athletic championships get green light to go ahead

Athletic championships get green light to go ahead

The Kent County Athletic Association are holding their track and field 2021 Championships at the Julie Rose Stadium in Ashford this weekend.

Two Kent hospitals' emergency departments still 'require improvements'

Two Kent hospitals' emergency departments still 'require improvements'

While some improvements have been made, the CQC says two health facilities need to do more.

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Explosion probe continues as two remain in serious condition

Explosion probe continues as two remain in serious condition

Investigations into a devastating explosion are continuing while two people remain in hospital in a serious condition.

Man repeatedly stabbed with broken bottle in pub brawl

Man repeatedly stabbed with broken bottle in pub brawl

It took doctors 10 days to remove all the glass from a man's stomach after a repeat offender stabbed him during a bar brawl.

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Donations pour in for blast victims

Donations pour in for blast victims

A community has offered up furniture and clothes and has launched a fundraiser for those left homeless by a sudden explosion.

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'Committed burglar' jailed after series of break-ins

'Committed burglar' jailed after series of break-ins

A thief who targeted a number of homes during a three-day spree in towns across the county has been sent to prison.

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Four homes hit by explosion 'will have to be demolished'

Four homes hit by explosion 'will have to be demolished'

A council leader says a block of four houses damaged by a huge explosion will have to be knocked down.

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