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Proposed date revealed for reopening of children’s paddling pool

09 June 2024
Proposed date revealed for reopening of children’s paddling pool

Following major works, a free children’s paddling pool is expected to reopen this month in time for summer.

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New image released in search for missing man

09 June 2024
New image released in search for missing man

Police have released a new image in the search for a missing man, who was last seen more than a week ago.

Important piece of town’s history discovered in salvage yard

09 June 2024
Important piece of town’s history discovered in salvage yard

A significant piece of a historic pier has been returned to its original seafront after being discovered in a salvage yard.

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Shock as car ploughs into restaurant overnight

09 June 2024
Shock as car ploughs into restaurant overnight

Dramatic pictures reveal the moment a car smashed into a restaurant, which has now been forced to close until further notice.

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Is eco-friendly five-storey block of flats ‘too much for our little town’?

09 June 2024
Is eco-friendly five-storey block of flats ‘too much for our little town’?

A developer has defended his plans for an eco-friendly block of flats - as some residents fear it is "too much for our little town".

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Huge high street parade as Kent’s biggest Pride kicks off

08 June 2024
Huge high street parade as Kent’s biggest Pride kicks off

A colourful parade has weaved its way through city centre streets as Kent’s biggest Pride event gets underway,

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Vehicle erupts into fireball on busy road

08 June 2024
Vehicle erupts into fireball on busy road

A dramatic picture shows a vehicle engulfed by flames after erupting into a fireball this morning.

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Road shut off as fire crews tackled bungalow blaze

08 June 2024
Road shut off as fire crews tackled bungalow blaze

Emergency crews were called to a fire that took hold of a bungalow this morning.

‘You might as well build a motorway behind our house!’

08 June 2024
‘You might as well build a motorway behind our house!’

A school’s bid for a BMX and mountain bike track just yards from a row of homes has left residents fearing their lives will be blighted by noise.

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Three Kent beaches to close as £500k sea defence works begin

07 June 2024
Three Kent beaches to close as £500k sea defence works begin

Parts of three Kent beaches will be closed over the next month as a flood defence scheme costing almost half a million pounds gets underway.

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Armed police scrambled to town centre after ‘threats made with weapon’

30 May 2024
Armed police scrambled to town centre after ‘threats made with weapon’

Armed police descended on a town centre following reports of a suspect making threats with a weapon.

'I’ll be lucky to take £30 as nobody is using the beach'

24 May 2024
'I’ll be lucky to take £30 as nobody is using the beach'

Beachgoers in part of Kent are concerned after restrictions were issued on two of its award-winning beaches days before the bank holiday weekend.

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Chris Packham urges people to join march against 2,000 new homes in Kent

23 May 2024
Chris Packham urges people to join march against 2,000 new homes in Kent

A TV presenter is urging people to join a march against a huge new housing development this weekend - describing it as “another threat to nature”.

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Historic Martello tower to open as holiday let by end of year

21 May 2024
Historic Martello tower to open as holiday let by end of year

The owner of a historic Martello tower says the site should open as a holiday let by the end of the year.

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‘Council is prioritising potholes over our children’

21 May 2024
‘Council is prioritising potholes over our children’

Council bosses have been accused of prioritising holes in the road over children amid fears about a youth club’s future.

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Opening date revealed as town's market to finally return after three years

20 May 2024
Opening date revealed as town's market to finally return after three years

Stallholders will be back in business after losing their town centre pitches three years ago.

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Plans for huge solar farm set to be snubbed

20 May 2024
Plans for huge solar farm set to be snubbed

Proposals to roll out a sprawling solar farm capable of powering more than 9,000 homes are on the cusp of being ditched.

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Bake Off star and wife pump £80k into trying to save Kent pub

17 May 2024
Bake Off star and wife pump £80k into trying to save Kent pub

A landlady has told a council meeting how she and her husband Paul Hollywood have spent huge sums trying to save her family’s village pub.

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‘I have cancer and can’t live like this any longer!’

13 May 2024
‘I have cancer and can’t live like this any longer!’

A pensioner with cancer says the stress of living in a flat ridden with mould has left her unable to sleep.

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Villagers battling to stop pub run by Paul Hollywood’s wife from becoming house

13 May 2024
Villagers battling to stop pub run by Paul Hollywood’s wife from becoming house

Residents are battling to stop a Grade II-listed village pub run by Paul Hollywood's wife from being “lost forever”.

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