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Clean-up begins after major storm causes flash flood chaos

Clean-up begins after major storm causes flash flood chaos

21 July 2014

An operation to clear damage from flash flooding is under way after a storm brought a month's worth of rain in just three hours.

Traffic chaos after heavy downpours hit towns

Traffic chaos after heavy downpours hit towns

20 July 2014

Parts of Sittingbourne and Teynham have been affected by flooding as another storm caused caused traffic chaos today.

Dover and Deal was hit by storms over weekend

Dover and Deal was hit by storms over weekend

19 July 2014

The county was hit by storms over the weekend with residents in Dover and Deal capturing some amazing pictures.

Family left homeless by lightning strike

Family left homeless by lightning strike

19 July 2014

A family have been left homeless after a lightning bolt set their house on fire last night.

Homes in Kent damaged by storm

Homes in Kent damaged by storm

19 July 2014

An elderly couple have been rescued and several properties damaged after lightning struck homes across Kent.

Kent back on flood alert on hottest day of year

Kent back on flood alert on hottest day of year

18 July 2014

As Kent swelters on the warmest day of the year, the Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for heavy thundery showers and flooding.

Hospitals prepare for influx as Kent hotter than Honolulu

Hospitals prepare for influx as Kent hotter than Honolulu

18 July 2014

Hospitals across Kent are preparing for an influx of patients, with A&E departments already reporting an increase in conditions caused by the heat.

Top 10 places to keep cool in Kent as heatwave hits

Top 10 places to keep cool in Kent as heatwave hits

18 July 2014

It's sizzling outside, so here are our suggestions for the top places to keep cool in Kent.

Fires break out as homes across Kent are struck by lightning

Fires break out as homes across Kent are struck by lightning

18 July 2014

See dramatic pictures of last nights severe storms as it emerges properties were damaged by lightning strikes.

'Stay indoors' warning as temperatures set to soar

'Stay indoors' warning as temperatures set to soar

17 July 2014

Officials are urging people in Kent to stay indoors during the hottest part of the day as the county is put on heatwave alert.

Water firm ‘not doing enough to stop flooding’

Water firm ‘not doing enough to stop flooding’

17 July 2014

Residents who live in constant fear of their houses and gardens flooding have hit out at Southern Water, saying they have been failed by the company.

Kent set to sizzle in 30C heatwave on hottest week of year

Kent set to sizzle in 30C heatwave on hottest week of year

14 July 2014

Temperatures are hotting up across the county as Kent is set to bask in the hottest week of the year.

The sandbags are back... as rain lashes Kent

The sandbags are back... as rain lashes Kent

13 July 2014

Parts of the county have been submerged in several inches of rain as flash floods and storms hit towns.

Flash flood warnings in Kent

Flash flood warnings in Kent

10 July 2014

There have been warnings of possible flash floods across the County as heavy rain fall is expected tonight.

Kent hit with flood warning as heavy downpours forecast

Kent hit with flood warning as heavy downpours forecast

08 July 2014

The Met Office has warned of flooding in Kent after issuing a weather warning for heavy thundery downpours.

Safety advice after RNLI rescue female kayaker

Safety advice after RNLI rescue female kayaker

02 July 2014

Walmer lifeboat volunteers have issued safety advice after rescuing a woman kayaker in the sea this morning.

Flood warning as Kent braced for washout weekend

Flood warning as Kent braced for washout weekend

27 June 2014

The Met Office has issued a weather alert for Kent as heavy downpours across the county could lead to flooding.

Another tornado spotted forming over Kent

Another tornado spotted forming over Kent

25 June 2014

Members of the public have been stunned to see what appears to be a tornado forming over the county.

Pictured: Rare 'upside-down rainbow' spotted over Kent

Pictured: Rare 'upside-down rainbow' spotted over Kent

18 June 2014

A rare weather phenomenen that looks like an upside-down rainbow has left people looking to the skies over Kent.

Dredging needed to fight repeat of devastating floods

Dredging needed to fight repeat of devastating floods

17 June 2014

Cash needs to be found so communities such as Yalding and Maidstone aren't stranded by floods, a report's revealed.

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