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This is what Kent transport companies are doing to prevent coronavirus

This is what Kent transport companies are doing to prevent coronavirus

11 March 2020

With coronavirus on the rise, here's what public transport companies are doing to prevent the spread.

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Railway line to reopen after huge landslip

Railway line to reopen after huge landslip

10 March 2020

A landslip which left a stretch of railway dangling in mid-air has been repaired.

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Trainspotters rescued from station lift

Trainspotters rescued from station lift

09 March 2020

A fire crew had to be called in to help two trainspotters who managed to get trapped in a train station lift.

Huge gas tanker passes Kent coast

Huge gas tanker passes Kent coast

09 March 2020

Tugs have helped the giant Malta-registered Yari liquefied natural gas tanker.

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Two M20 stretches closed overnight

Two M20 stretches closed overnight

08 March 2020

Highways bosses have said overnight closures shouldn't overrun unlike last week when gridlock affected a swathe of Kent.

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Cows get onto train tracks

Cows get onto train tracks

08 March 2020

Trains are having to moove slowly and there are minor delays after cows got onto the railway line.

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Rockfall railway line re-opens

Rockfall railway line re-opens

08 March 2020

Engineering teams have finished repairs to a track damaged by a landslip.

Landslip forces cancellation of trains

Landslip forces cancellation of trains

07 March 2020

A rockfall which damaged the side of a train has forced services to be cancelled this weekend.

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Person hit by train

Person hit by train

06 March 2020

There was rail chaos last night after a person was hit by a train.

Britain's first all-women rail service

Britain's first all-women rail service

06 March 2020

Rail companies marked International Women's Day early by running a service controlled solely by females.

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Rescue train deployed to help stuck passengers

Rescue train deployed to help stuck passengers

06 March 2020

Passengers are stranded on a train damaged by rockfall near Bearsted.

Town centre bus ‘hub’ finally about to open

Town centre bus ‘hub’ finally about to open

06 March 2020

A new town centre bus 'hub' is due to open as part of a multi-million pound regeneration project after months of delays.

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Drunk man on tracks delayed 112 trains

Drunk man on tracks delayed 112 trains

06 March 2020

A 28-year-old who risked his life by lying on live railway lines to evade police caused travel chaos and cost Network Rail £55,000.

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MP's advice after Flybe collapse

MP's advice after Flybe collapse

05 March 2020

Travellers left stranded after the Flybe airline collapsed have been issued advice by a Kent MP.

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Free train tickets for domestic abuse victims

Free train tickets for domestic abuse victims

05 March 2020

A railway company is helping vulnerable women escape their abusers by offering free travel to refuge services.

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'It's shocking nothing was done'

'It's shocking nothing was done'

04 March 2020

The dangerous state of a mud-covered carriageway had been reported to Kent Highways a month before a serious accident happened on the road.

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Vandals target car parking machines

Vandals target car parking machines

03 March 2020

Multiple car parks have been without ticket machines for months due to a spate of vandalism.

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'It's only a matter of time before someone is killed'

'It's only a matter of time before someone is killed'

03 March 2020

Pedestrians are dicing with death at a busy junction instead of using a crossing just 20 yards away, says a worried driver.

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'Manston should be reopened immediately'

'Manston should be reopened immediately'

28 February 2020

In the wake of the government's Heathrow runway court blow one Kent MP says Manston Airport should be reopened immediately.

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Government funds £5m tunnel revamp

Government funds £5m tunnel revamp

28 February 2020

A council has been awarded almost £5 million to carry out repair work on a major tunnel.

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