Just three offenders were fined last year despite the epidemic.
A celebrated beach is to lose its blue flag status after recording higher levels of bacteria in the sea.
A man told he had months to live is calling for potentially life-saving drugs to be available to all after treatment in Germany shrank his tumours.
A 13-year-old girl has lost her devoted dad in a car crash just a year after her mum died following a battle with cancer.
One hundred colourful balloons were released into the sky to celebrate the 100th birthday of a popular great-grandmother.
It's a poetry book claiming to be 'Nuffink in Particular', but it will raise much needed funds for teenage cancer patient Kelly Turner
A man bludgeoned his wife to death at their home before fleeing to Kent to take his own life, an inquest heard.
Campaigners fighting to save the Goodwin Sands from dredging are meeting with government officials today
A Kent farmer has warned that producers in the area could be wiped out if supermarkets continue to import goods from overseas.
Work is set to start soon on essential water pipeline works that could cause traffic hell on the city's busy ring road.
A college marked a huge turnaround in its fortunes with a glowing Ofsted report.
A man told he had just six to 12 months to live refused to accept the devastating diagnosis - instead embarking on an incredible quest for survival.
A piece of artwork created by cancer-fighting teen Kelly Turner will be auctioned as part of an exhibition marking the launch of a new art space.
One of the country's oldest lifeboats that was facing a bleak future has returned home to Kent.
Passengers were held on a ferry while police investigated reports of a sex attack.
A mother has spoken of her heartbreak after her 20-year-old son, an aspiring chef, died following an 18-month battle against leukaemia.
A baby-faced schoolboy managed to buy three mobile phones after running away from home with his mum's bank card.
Parents have been warned to be on alert after a 21-year-old man was arrested following an incident involving a pupil.
A mum has spoken of the heartbreaking moment she told her two young daughters she has incurable cancer.
A family's grief at losing a special father - aged just 26 - has been magnified after thieves stole cash during his wake.