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Dozens of migrants detained off coast

Dozens of migrants detained off coast

Some 72 migrants have been intercepted while trying to cross the Channel to enter the UK.

Air ambulance lands on estate

Air ambulance lands on estate

The air ambulance has seen landing at an estate amid unconfirmed reports a person fell from a ladder.

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Castle to go blue for key workers

Castle to go blue for key workers

A Kent castle that's late in joining the light it blue movement for the NHS will tonight go blue - and it'll stay that way for the next few weeks

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Ships horns to blast for key workers and shipping industry

Ships horns to blast for key workers and shipping industry

Ferries are to blast their horns tonight at 8pm in appreciation of essential workers and a lesser recognised vital service - the shipping industry

'My fancy dress postman made my day!'

'My fancy dress postman made my day!'

They say the postman only rings twice but this one only had to bang at the door once to make this mum's day

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57 migrants detained in four boat crossings

57 migrants detained in four boat crossings

The Border Force have detained 57 migrants after four boats crossing the English Channel were intercepted.

Emergency response to medical incident

Emergency response to medical incident

Seven police cars and two ambulances have attended a medical incident.

59 migrants detained in Channel crossings

59 migrants detained in Channel crossings

Four illegal English Channel crossings have been stopped by Border Force today.

P&O Ferries' 'contemptuous' Covid-19 restructure

P&O Ferries' 'contemptuous' Covid-19 restructure

A struggling ferry company's fight for survival brings "contemptuous" changes to staff's pay and contracts, the maritime union has warned

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Migrants defy extra patrols and drones

Migrants defy extra patrols and drones

More than 60 migrants have crossed the Channel in the past three days despite French police doubling their beach patrols and deploying drones.

'Cash rich parent company could save P&O Ferries'

'Cash rich parent company could save P&O Ferries'

The parent company of a struggling ferry firm has been slammed for its $332m dividend payout while the government is being asked for a £150m bailout

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Rocks hurled at RSPCA officers rescuing seal

Rocks hurled at RSPCA officers rescuing seal

Two boys hurled rocks from a cliff on to RSPCA officers below as they desperately tried to save a stricken seal.

Border force foil £1.8m heroin and cocaine smuggling plot

Border force foil £1.8m heroin and cocaine smuggling plot

A man has been arrested after an attempt to smuggle £1.8 million worth of cocaine and heroin was prevented by border force officers.

Graveyard murder trial put back over Covid-19

Graveyard murder trial put back over Covid-19

A murder trial has been put back and the accused have been remanded for longer as Coronavirus lockdown disrupts courts in Kent

Dover town carnival cancelled over virus

Dover town carnival cancelled over virus

This year's procession of Dover Town Carnival has been cancelled amid health and safety fears linked to Coronavirus.

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Drastic reform needed to keep P&O afloat

Drastic reform needed to keep P&O afloat

A ferry worker has accused P&O of using coronavirus as an excuse for "drastic" job cuts and changes to contracts

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Port's emergency coronavirus fund for people in need

Port's emergency coronavirus fund for people in need

A busy Kent port has set up an emergency coronavirus fund for charities that help people in need during the covid-19 crisis - applications are invited

Woman cut free from flipped car

Woman cut free from flipped car

A woman has been taken to hospital after her car flipped onto its side in a crash.

Families saved from eviction during pandemic

Families saved from eviction during pandemic

Around 30 families who could have been made homeless during the coronavirus pandemic have been saved from eviction.

Man rescued from cliff face

Man rescued from cliff face

A man has had to be rescued from the side of a cliff above the port of Dover by four fire crews.

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