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UK's biggest solar park approved for Kent

UK's biggest solar park approved for Kent

A 900-acre solar farm with 880,000 panels will be built in the Kent countryside, it has been confirmed.

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Bid for 'Toby Carvery-style' 100-seat restaurant

Bid for 'Toby Carvery-style' 100-seat restaurant

A 100-seater restaurant similar to a Toby Carvery or Harvester is planned to open as part of a bold expansion plan at a community centre.

Covid-19 swabbing team treated to a chip shop lunch

Covid-19 swabbing team treated to a chip shop lunch

The Faversham Darts League have been doing their bit to help NHS workers over the lockdown period - and now they’ve been feeding them too.

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Judgement day on plans for UK's biggest solar park

Judgement day on plans for UK's biggest solar park

The anxiously-awaited decision on whether the UK's biggest solar park can be built in Kent is due tomorrow.

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M2 brought to standstill after fire

 M2 brought to standstill after fire

Drivers were getting out of their cars as firefighters tended to a vehicle fire on the motorway.

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Bid to expand controversial housing estate by 20%

Bid to expand controversial housing estate by 20%

Developers have submitted plans to increase the sprawling site of an approved 300-home development in the countryside.

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Gran's flat ransacked as she fights for life with Covid-19

Gran's flat ransacked as she fights for life with Covid-19

A grandmother broke down in tears after learning thieves had stolen valuables from her home as she battles coronavirus in hospital.

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Darts professional takes on leading Kent amateurs

Darts professional takes on leading Kent amateurs

Watch as PDC player James Richardson comes agonisingly close to a nine-dart finish during a guest appearance at the Faversham Virtual Darts Challenge.

'I want to bring a smile to this little princess'

'I want to bring a smile to this little princess'

A little girl suffering with incurable brain tumour has been given a shopping spree.

Fears for animals as cost of lockdown hits rescue centre

Fears for animals as cost of lockdown hits rescue centre

Animal charity bosses say financial pressures caused by the coronavirus lockdown has cast the future of creatures in their care into doubt.

A Decade of Champions: Faversham turn it around to take the title

A Decade of Champions: Faversham turn it around to take the title

Justin Luchford had to turn things around at Faversham Town before they could clinch the Kent League title.

Equestrian equipment stolen from across Kent

Equestrian equipment stolen from across Kent

Rural Task Force officers are advising horse owners to be vigilant following a number of burglaries involving stables and horse yards.

MP opposes world's largest solar farm

MP opposes world's largest solar farm

A huge solar power farm has caused outrage from residents, and sparked an opposition campaign.

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Thieves make off with riding tack worth £80,000

Thieves make off with riding tack worth £80,000

An international dressage rider says he has lost a lifetime's collection of specialist equestrian equipment.

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The Marsh family return with new lockdown song

The Marsh family return with new lockdown song

A Kent family who went viral with their take on a Les Misérables song have now released a lockdown-themed rendition of a Disney favourite.

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Town boss will give youth a chance

Town boss will give youth a chance

Faversham Town manager James Collins says utilising the club's academy players will be one of his top priorities once football gets back underway.

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'Solar farm explosion would be like nuclear bomb'

'Solar farm explosion would be like nuclear bomb'

As decision day looms for Britain's biggest solar farm campaigners are mounting a final push against the "dangerous" and "damaging" project.

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Allen gets his revenge in virtual darts championship

Allen gets his revenge in virtual darts championship

Peter Allen turned the tables on Carl Wilson in the second Faversham Darts Virtual Stay-at-Home charity tournament.

England star's birthday surprise leaves boy speechless

England star's birthday surprise leaves boy speechless

A young football fan was left speechless after a surprise birthday treat from his favourite player.

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Shop workers fight off teen robber with pole

Shop workers fight off teen robber with pole

A 17-year-old who brandished a knife as he tried to raid a store was fought off with a wooden pole by brave shop workers.

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