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Highlights for festive trail revealed

Highlights for festive trail revealed

It may be midsummer, but highlights of a Christmas light trail which had to be cancelled mid-run last year, have been revealed as tickets are on sale.

It's Christmas! Have you received your invitation yet?

It's Christmas! Have you received your invitation yet?

We aren't even out of May yet organisations are already issuing invitations to Christmas events still seven months away. Is this a record?

Register now for The Polar Express Train Ride

Register now for The Polar Express Train Ride

The Polar Express Train Ride, based on the popular children's story, is pulling into Kent this Christmas. Here's how to get your golden tickets:

Anger over Winter Wonderland refunds

Anger over Winter Wonderland refunds

Customers say they have still not received refunds from a Winter Wonderland of woe which caused traffic chaos in Kent.

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'Grinchy' vandal cuts outdoor Christmas lights

'Grinchy' vandal cuts outdoor Christmas lights

A mean-spirited vandal has left families scratching their heads after snipping outdoor Christmas lights using wire-cutters in the dead of night.

Never mind Banksy, we’ve got our Knitsy!

Never mind Banksy, we’ve got our Knitsy!

A secret guerilla knitter has put his or her stamp on a village by decorating a bright red pillar box.

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Railway staff deliver to stranded lorry drivers on M20

Railway staff deliver to stranded lorry drivers on M20

Two train companies worked late into the night on Christmas Eve to deliver food to stranded lorry drivers.

Christmas joy with Santa visit

Christmas joy with Santa visit

There were tears of joy this Christmas as children who couldn’t see Santa due to coronavirus restrictions were visited by Saint Nick and his sleigh.

Friends get festive tattoos after charity song raises £1k

Friends get festive tattoos after charity song raises £1k

Two musicians from Kent have gone under the needle after their catchy Christmas song raised more than £1,000 for charity.

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Review of Jingle Jangle on Netflix

Review of Jingle Jangle on Netflix

It only takes a minute to read our review of Jingle Jangle, now streaming on Netflix. Hear it here:

Dog saved by vets after eating 3ft-long tinsel

Dog saved by vets after eating 3ft-long tinsel

Vets miraculously pulled tinsel out from a dog in one piece after he swallowed the Christmas decoration at home.

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Student alone for Christmas is touched by strangers' kindness

Student alone for Christmas is touched by strangers' kindness

A university student who was nervous about spending the festive season on her own has been bowled over by an outpouring of support from the community.

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Take our festive film quiz

Take our festive film quiz

With just one more sleep to the big day, you can fit in a few more Christmas films - but how's your movie knowledge? Take our quiz and find out:

Neighbours raise thousands for hospital

Neighbours raise thousands for hospital

A children's ward is to receive thousands of pounds worth of gifts after neighbours raised money from people looking at their Christmas lights.

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Make a date with a turtle dove in 2021

Make a date with a turtle dove in 2021

As the Twelve Days of Christmas approach, the RSPB is calling on people in Kent to help Operation Turtle Dove research and protect turtle doves.

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School hands out hampers to needy

School hands out hampers to needy

Staff and pupils at an academy have prepared festive hampers to be given out to members of the community.

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Kent in the eye of new Covid storm

Kent in the eye of new Covid storm

With Kent centre stage in a new lockdown in the form of Tier 4, political editor Paul Francis offers some analysis.

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'Chaos' as shoppers try to beat midnight closures

'Chaos' as shoppers try to beat midnight closures

Hundreds of people were spotted piling into Kent's biggest shopping centre to buy last-minute supplies before the county was plunged into Tier 4.

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Winter Wonderland WILL go ahead again tonight - despite traffic chaos

Winter Wonderland WILL go ahead again tonight - despite traffic chaos

Organisers of a winter wonderland say tonight's event will go ahead as planned - despite sparking traffic mayhem last night.

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Bluewater closes winter attraction amid Covid fears

Bluewater closes winter attraction amid Covid fears

A festive event held at Kent's biggest shopping centre has been cancelled as coronavirus cases continue to rise across the county.

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