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Military Odyssey to do bank holiday battle

Military Odyssey to do bank holiday battle

21 August 2019

Thousands of re-enactors will be staging battles from throughout history at the annual Military Odyssey show this bank holiday.

VJ Day to be marked at memorial

VJ Day to be marked at memorial

15 August 2019

Dignitaries will gather to honour Forgotten Army war heroes in a VJ Day service in the grounds of a castle.

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No planes fly on first day of military show

No planes fly on first day of military show

11 August 2019

Spitfires and Hurricanes are expected to return to the skies after the weather caused problems.

Veteran, 106, has medals stolen again

Veteran, 106, has medals stolen again

07 August 2019

Military medals belonging to a war veteran and his father have been stolen for a second time.

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Celebrating 100 years of RBLI

Celebrating 100 years of RBLI

11 July 2019

A 150-mile bike ride across three countries will mark 100 years since Royal British Legion Industries began.

Prince flies into barracks to honour Gurkhas

Prince flies into barracks to honour Gurkhas

09 July 2019

The Prince of Wales was the guest honour at a medal presentation in Kent today held in honour of the 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles.

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Prince of Wales arrives at barracks

Prince of Wales arrives at barracks

09 July 2019

Prince Charles arrived by helicopter at a barracks to honour Kent's Gurkhas.

Prince of Wales to honour Kent's Gurkhas

Prince of Wales to honour Kent's Gurkhas

02 July 2019

The Prince of Wales will present medals to Kent’s Gurkhas at a parade following their latest mission in Afghanistan.

Fire station to rescue after council flagpole shambles

Fire station to rescue after council flagpole shambles

01 July 2019

Red-faced council officials have apologised after a ceremony to mark Armed Forces Day almost flopped.

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Red Arrows wow crowds with stunning display

Red Arrows wow crowds with stunning display

30 June 2019

About 100,000 people stared spellbound at the skies above the English Channel as the Red Arrows gave another spectacular performance.

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Medic's bravery under fire on D-Day

Medic's bravery under fire on D-Day

30 June 2019

A medic from Kent who took part in the D-Day landings was given a Victoria Cross for his courage.

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How you can celebrate Armed Forces Day 2019

How you can celebrate Armed Forces Day 2019

26 June 2019

Events are taking place across the county this weekend in celebration of those who risk their lives protecting our country.

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What is being done to support Kent's veterans in need?

What is being done to support Kent's veterans in need?

24 June 2019

A report has branded the universal credit system 'harsh and confusing' for veterans - the KM Community podcast found out what is being done.

Remembering Kent's Doodlebug Summer

Remembering Kent's Doodlebug Summer

24 June 2019

It's 75 years since doodlebugs began raining down Kent. In a series of special features, we talk to people who lived through the drama.

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Four men stranded in historic gun tower

Four men stranded in historic gun tower

23 June 2019

A group of people trapped at a historic gun tower had to be rescued by lifeboat crews.

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Video of wartime bomb detonation released

Video of wartime bomb detonation released

12 June 2019

This footage shows the moment the army detonated a Second World War bomb found on a building site.

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Wartime bomb detonated after a day of lockdown

Wartime bomb detonated after a day of lockdown

09 June 2019

An exclusions zone has been lifted after a Second World War bomb, found on a building site, was disposed of.

Wartime bomb find turns village into 'ghost town'

Wartime bomb find turns village into 'ghost town'

08 June 2019

A large area of a village has been deserted after a wartime bomb was found.

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D-Day veteran parachutes into Normandy

D-Day veteran parachutes into Normandy

06 June 2019

A 95-year-old parachuted into Normandy 75 years after he did so during the Second World War.

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'Disgust' as town fails to mark D-Day

'Disgust' as town fails to mark D-Day

06 June 2019

Members of a Merchant Navy Association have expressed their disgust as their council fails to mark D-Day.

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