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'Purely evil' child rapist jailed

'Purely evil' child rapist jailed

A "purely evil" rapist cried "I'm not guilty, mum" after being jailed for raping a girl three times.

High Court grants injunction preventing protesters blocking A20 at Dover

High Court grants injunction preventing protesters blocking A20 at Dover

An interim injunction banning protesters from occupying the A20 has been granted after police arrested 39 people following action by Insulate Britain.

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No, Mr Bond, we expect you to explore

No, Mr Bond, we expect you to explore

A trail of 007-linked hotspots has been mapped out in time for next week's release of the new James Bond movie.

Whites sign promising striker

Whites sign promising striker

Dover Athletic have announced the signing of a striker who has impressed in the United States.

Owners 'laughed' at dog attack

Owners 'laughed' at dog attack

Owners are said to have stood by while their pet attacked two ponies in a field and then drove off without it.

Dover TAP is back

Dover TAP is back

A port-bound traffic control system was back in force today to prevent town road congestion.

Tribute to 'larger than life' former radio presenter

Tribute to 'larger than life' former radio presenter

A colleague has paid tribute to a 'larger than life' and pioneering Kent radio broadcaster who has died.

Used needles removed from children's play park

Used needles removed from children's play park

Young volunteer police cadets helped remove used needles, alcohol and cannisters from a children's play park.

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'Mindless thugs did a wicked thing'

'Mindless thugs did a wicked thing'

A primary school head teacher has hit out at yobs who vandalised an outdoor classroom during the weekend.

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'They have got right behind the boys'

'They have got right behind the boys'

Andy Hessenthaler has praised the Dover Athletic supporters as Whites aim to kick-start their season in front of their own fans.

'We need to tackle the numbers breaking into Britain'

'We need to tackle the numbers breaking into Britain'

A Kent MP has met the Home Secretary to discuss the ongoing Channel crossings by asylum seekers.

Pandemic is 'ticking time bomb' for eye health

Pandemic is 'ticking time bomb' for eye health

A specialist has warned serious eye conditions will show themselves as people have not been getting checked during the pandemic.

Report: Dover make their point in front of TV audience

Report: Dover make their point in front of TV audience

Dover picked up a creditable draw at Weymouth in Saturday's televised National League game.

Police crackdown on anti-social drivers

Police crackdown on anti-social drivers

Officers have dished out multiple warnings for anti-social driving, including revving their engines, wheel spinning and blocking roundabouts.

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Further 174 people cross Channel in small boats

Further 174 people cross Channel in small boats

Asylum seekers continue to arrive on the coast as a further six separate events today saw UK authorities intercept crossings.

Ferry firm predicts booking surge after PCR test rule changes

Ferry firm predicts booking surge after PCR test rule changes

A firm which operates ferries between Dover and France expects increased demand after the government announced relaxed travel rules.

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'I want to inspire young people, especially girls'

'I want to inspire young people, especially girls'

An Australian woman wants to beat a Kent champion's record for the most swims across the English Channel.

Home Secretary meets with Border Force

Home Secretary meets with Border Force

The Home Secretary was in Kent today met with the teams who deal with the arrival of small boats carrying asylum seekers across the Channel.

'I'm not surprised costs have gone up'

'I'm not surprised costs have gone up'

Councillors, encouraged by their mayor, have agreed to pay another £10,000 for a town square refurbishment despite the rising expense.

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Cement spillage cleared from A2

Cement spillage cleared from A2

Part of the A2 has now reopened after a van spilled bags of cement on the carriageway.

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