New measures are being introduced to stop adults 'masquerading as children' in an attempt to 'abuse' the asylum seeker system, the Home Office says.
A Poundland will relocate to a store twice the size in the New Year, filling a former town centre M&S shop.
Neighbours have raised concerns over loss of green land and wildlife after plans for 140 new homes emerged.
More than 1,000 people crossed the English Channel in small boats over last four days, bringing the 2021 total to over 27,000.
Construction continues at a new KFC restaurant and drive thru which is opening in Kent.
A woman has spoken out after new border rules mean she will miss out seeing her brother for the second Christmas in a row
Children are separated from parents and victims of rape are not being properly supported, new reports into the detention of asylum seekers found.
Police have released an efit of a man they want to speak with after a woman reported being sexually assaulted on a bus.
An investigation has been launched after a man allegedly approached a young girl and tried to usher her into a car.
An investigation that came about after members of a public come together to restrain a man at a petrol station continues.
We speak to the photographers bringing the world images of asylum seekers crossing the Channel to Kent.
A new takeaway offering hand-made meatballs and burgers for meat lovers, vegetarians and vegans has now opened in a town centre.
A scheme for 150 new homes, leisure centre and open spaces along the coast has received a £2 million cash boost by central government.
New homes have been approved despite 30 objections from neighbours, who fear they will 'disturb' the 'aesthetics' of the area 'for the worse'.
Two protests were held over plans to develop along the coast, including one scheme which will see 150 houses and a swimming pool built.
The future of two vital community projects has been secured after a new team stepped up to run them.
Part of the A2 is closed following a crash and icy conditions, with highways crews now working to make the road safe.
A young woman fell over and was taken to hospital after being chased and allegedly assaulted.
An 'emergency' protest will take place today demanding 'safe passage' for asylum seekers after 28 people lost their lives trying to reach the UK.
A woman fears crime will rise in a town centre park after the street lights stopped working two weeks ago.
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