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Deliveroo to launch in Kent town

Deliveroo to launch in Kent town

Food delivery giant Deliveroo is coming to a Kent town next month following 'huge demand'.

Builders poised to start on £230m estate

Builders poised to start on £230m estate

Two major house-building firms have signed up to deliver a massive housing development after years of delays caused by legal challenges.

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Hunt for teen after shocking bus stop robbery

Hunt for teen after shocking bus stop robbery

A computer-generated image of a teenager who threatened a woman waiting for a bus has been issued by police.

Teen arrested after girl 'raped' in alley

Teen arrested after girl 'raped' in alley

A teenage boy has been arrested after a girl was 'raped 'on a footpath in broad daylight.

'Don't eat fish' posters plastered on supermarket aisles

'Don't eat fish' posters plastered on supermarket aisles

Posters inspired by a Netflix documentary that claim “the oceans will be empty by 2048” have been plastered along the aisles of several supermarkets.

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MP takes on 'beaver champion' role

MP takes on 'beaver champion' role

A Kent MP has taken on the role of championing beavers and raising awareness of the species in the UK.

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Driver threatened at knifepoint as car stolen

Driver threatened at knifepoint as car stolen

A man was allegedly held at knifepoint as his car was stolen and found by police more than 40 miles away.

Vision for regenerated town centre announced

Vision for regenerated town centre announced

A vision to regenerate a Kent town and draw wealthy people to its high street to part with their cash after the pandemic, has been announced.

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Family's anger after memorial bench 'vanishes'

Family's anger after memorial bench 'vanishes'

A mum and dad have been left angry and heartbroken after a cliff-top bench in memory of their beloved 24-year-old son vanished without warning.

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Staff suspended after alarming care home inspection

Staff suspended after alarming care home inspection

A care home has been plunged into special measures after a damning inspection found residents were at risk of abuse and physical harm.

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Our World of Sport: Roller Hockey

Our World of Sport: Roller Hockey

It's fast, fun and furious. Chairman of Herne Bay Roller Hockey & Skating Club and former international Mick Harris tells us all about it.

Dramatic sea rescue of dog and man who tried to save him

Dramatic sea rescue of dog and man who tried to save him

Footage shows the moment firefighters rescued a dog that became stuck after falling into the sea - along with a man who tried to save him.

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Nursing home left empty for seven years to become flats

Nursing home left empty for seven years to become flats

A bid to replace a nursing home with flats has been given the go-ahead – prompting accusations the council has “capitulated” to a developer’s demands.

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Council could flog car parks and derelict arcade

Council could flog car parks and derelict arcade

The long-awaited regeneration of a former arcade left derelict for years could be kick-started - after plans to offload the eyesore were revealed.

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Green light for solar farm near town

Green light for solar farm near town

A bid to build a town's second solar farm has been given the go-ahead – sparking claims the area's wealth of green energy could create more jobs.

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Major town centre development set for 2022 finish

Major town centre development set for 2022 finish

The long-awaited transformation of a former bus depot is finally on track for completion more than four years after Stagecoach packed up and left.

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Micropub set to open in former second-hand shop

Micropub set to open in former second-hand shop

A seaside town’s newest micropub is set for a summer opening - after plans to run the tavern from a former shop were given the go-ahead.

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Joy as care homes welcome face-to-face visitors

Joy as care homes welcome face-to-face visitors

A husband-and-wife of 60 years were among those reunited face-to-face today as care home visiting rules were relaxed.

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Woman hit by car sent flying off bike during charity ride

Woman hit by car sent flying off bike during charity ride

A woman was knocked off her bike by a car while taking part in a year-long charity challenge in memory of her mother.

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Tragedy as man dies in high street

Tragedy as man dies in high street

A man tragically died after collapsing in a town centre despite desperate efforts to revive him.

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