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Record-breaker Draycott says Folkestone are ready for promotion

Record-breaker Draycott says Folkestone are ready for promotion

All-time leading scorer Ian Draycott believes Folkestone Invicta are ready for promotion to National League South.

Red list rules means expat can't come home

Red list rules means expat can't come home

An expat from Kent is among thousands of Brits who feel they are marooned abroad due to the strict 'red list' rules for travel.

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Award for police who saved arsonist from burning building

Award for police who saved arsonist from burning building

Two police officers who braved smoke and flames to rescue an arsonist have been recognised for their bravery by the fire service.

Asylum seekers landing in Kent could face 1,500-mile flight to Albania

Asylum seekers landing in Kent could face 1,500-mile flight to Albania

People who arrive in the UK after crossing the Channel will soon face a 1,500-mile flight to Albania for processing, it has been reported.

Cugs wants Folkestone to get another FA Cup home tie

Cugs wants Folkestone to get another FA Cup home tie

Boss Neil Cugley is eyeing another FA Cup home draw after Folkestone beat higher-league opposition on Saturday.

FA Cup report: Folkestone cause cup upset

FA Cup report: Folkestone cause cup upset

Striker Ade Yusuff scored the only goal of the game as Folkestone caused an FA Cup upset against 10-man Gloucester City.

Mum battling Cystic Fibrosis running London Marathon

Mum battling Cystic Fibrosis running London Marathon

A mum who has been battling Cystic Fibrosis all of her life is to run the London Marathon this weekend.

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Former PC faces jail for raping vulnerable teen

Former PC faces jail for raping vulnerable teen

A former Kent Police officer and an accomplice have been convicted of raping a vulnerable teenager after she was groomed on social media.

Cugley savours FA Cup fever

Cugley savours FA Cup fever

Boss Neil Cugley cannot wait for Folkestone Invicta's big FA Cup tie this weekend.

Cugs: I understand why game has been postponed

Cugs: I understand why game has been postponed

Folkestone boss Neil Cugley says he can accept why tonight's scheduled game against Hornchurch has been postponed.

Escaped iguana rescued from pub roof

Escaped iguana rescued from pub roof

Fire crews were called to rescue an escaped iguana who found himself on a pub roof.

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Snapchat burglars stayed at Pontins

Snapchat burglars stayed at Pontins

A gang of burglars who stayed at Pontins while stealing cars across Kent filmed themselves at posted it on Snapchat.

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Huge fuel queues for third day

Huge fuel queues for third day

Anxious drivers are causing huge queues at petrol stations as many garages have been forced to shut their pumps.

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Trucker jailed after hiding £3m of cocaine

Trucker jailed after hiding £3m of cocaine

A lorry driver who attempted to smuggle £3 million worth of cocaine has been jailed after he was caught trying to enter Kent.

Health centre will save ex-Debenhams from becoming 'white elephant'

Health centre will save ex-Debenhams from becoming 'white elephant'

A proposal to create a £16m health centre in a former Debenhams will save it from becoming a 'large white elephant' in the High Street.

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High-flying Folkestone get an off-the-field boost

High-flying Folkestone get an off-the-field boost

Folkestone Invicta have passed the final hurdle to get their floodlights replaced.

Suspected stalker accused of breaching restraining order

Suspected stalker accused of breaching restraining order

A man has appeared in court accused of stalking and sending offensive and threatening communications.

Kent care home guided Help writers

Kent care home guided Help writers

A care home which lost 10 residents to Covid-19 helped provide an 'honest picture' of the pandemic for new Jodie Comer drama, Help.

Plans emerge for new £16m health centre at old Debenhams

Plans emerge for new £16m health centre at old Debenhams

A multi-million pound health centre serving 30,000 patients could be set up in a former Debenhams department store.

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Cup tie does the trick for Folkestone striker

Cup tie does the trick for Folkestone striker

Ade Yusuff bagged a hat-trick for Folkestone in their weekend FA Cup win - and boss Neil Cugley is hoping many more goals will follow.

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