Home   Categories   Grid

Kent village named UK's 'sunniest' during hottest day

Kent village named UK's 'sunniest' during hottest day

08 August 2020

Which Kent place saw the most sunlight of anywhere in the UK yesterday.

Dangers of ammonium nitrate first shown in Kent 104 years ago

Dangers of ammonium nitrate first shown in Kent 104 years ago

08 August 2020

As an inquiry into the Beirut blast gets underway similar tragedies will come under the spotlight - the first of which was 104 years ago in Kent.

Six Kent M&Co stores to remain open

Six Kent M&Co stores to remain open

07 August 2020

Six M&Co stores across the county are to remain open - as administrators close 47 of the chain's outlets nationally following the pandemic.

The plans to transform thousands of drivers' commutes

The plans to transform thousands of drivers' commutes

07 August 2020

Thousands of drivers' commutes could be transformed after KCC reveals drastic traffic overhauls - including 20mph limits and a junction revamp.

6

'Villages and hamlets will vanish'

'Villages and hamlets will vanish'

06 August 2020

A Kent councillor in charge of planning has hit out at the government's plans to change the way applications will be considered.

25

Huge military plane spotted over Kent

Huge military plane spotted over Kent

06 August 2020

Here's why a mammoth aircraft flew low over Kent - sparking fears the plane was going to crash.

13

Freemasons defend plans to redevelop 'extremely ugly' hall

Freemasons defend plans to redevelop 'extremely ugly' hall

05 August 2020

Masons have hit back at critics of their plans to redevelop a hall and highlighted the 'vast amounts of money' they give to the community.

6

Fire rips through home

Fire rips through home

05 August 2020

Firefighters have been called to battle a blaze which has ripped through the roof of a remote property.

Idling drivers could receive fines

Idling drivers could receive fines

05 August 2020

Plans have been approved to fine drivers if they leave their vehicle engines idling while not in use.

2

'Tell me why, my garden's like Monet'

'Tell me why, my garden's like Monet'

05 August 2020

'I don't like Mondays' singer Sir Bob Geldof has submitted plans to install a picturesque Monet-inspired pond at his country home.

40

Driver killed in motorway crash

Driver killed in motorway crash

03 August 2020

A man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after a 34-year-old man was killed in a crash during the early hours.

Photographer captures incredible snake battle

Photographer captures incredible snake battle

03 August 2020

An amateur photographer's photos of a marshland battle between two grass snakes over a frog have gone viral.

8

Motorway closed following serious crash

Motorway closed following serious crash

03 August 2020

Part of the M2 was closed following a serious collision in which a driver died.

5

150 not out: Kent's cricket grounds celebrated in landmark year

150 not out: Kent's cricket grounds celebrated in landmark year

01 August 2020

As county cricket resumes, a new book marking Kent's 150th anniversary celebrates the 18 grounds to host the game in the club's illustrious history.

Two arrested after drugs raid

Two arrested after drugs raid

31 July 2020

Suspected heroin and crack cocaine have been discovered by police carrying out a morning drugs raid.

'My East End grandparents' tales of hop picking in Kent'

'My East End grandparents' tales of hop picking in Kent'

31 July 2020

From selling cheap cakes to pickers to wallpapering the inside of their tin-roofed huts, hop-picking trips really were the heydays for many Londoners.

3

Three car-crash causes heavy traffic on M2

Three car-crash causes heavy traffic on M2

30 July 2020

A three-car crash on a motorway prompted long tailbacks in both directions.

Woman, 42, arrested after stabbing

Woman, 42, arrested after stabbing

30 July 2020

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of assault following a stabbing which left the victim 'bleeding heavily from his chest'.

Space for another 10,000 homes needed

Space for another 10,000 homes needed

30 July 2020

A Kent council has announced it is reviewing its local plan as space is needed for thousands of new homes.

20

Hugely popular indoor pool to reopen

Hugely popular indoor pool to reopen

28 July 2020

Bosses of an indoor pool have set a date for when it is finally set to reopen.

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More