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‘Covid left me in 23-day coma and with PTSD - but I won't be beaten'

‘Covid left me in 23-day coma and with PTSD - but I won't be beaten'

A dad left battling coronavirus in hospital for 95 days has spoken about its effects - as the phenomenon of Long Covid spreads across Kent.

Person struck by train was man in 40s

Person struck by train was man in 40s

Police have confirmed a person who died after being hit by a train yesterday morning was a man aged in his 40s.

Floodgates closed as wind forecast sparks concern

Floodgates closed as wind forecast sparks concern

Strong winds along the coast have prompted local authority bosses to close a number of floodgates amid fears of high tides.

Person dies after being hit by train

Person dies after being hit by train

Police have confirmed a person struck by a train this morning has sadly been pronounced dead at the scene.

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Sainsbury's collapse victim was doting dad-of-five

Sainsbury's collapse victim was doting dad-of-five

A 35-year-old family man will be remembered as a loveable joker with a bubbly character following his tragic death at a supermarket.

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Crash fears as lockdown sparks woodland visitor rise

Crash fears as lockdown sparks woodland visitor rise

A spike in trips to woodland has seen scores of motorists leave their cars along a road dubbed “accident alley” – prompting fears of a fatal crash.

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Helicopter crashed after pilot distracted by open door

Helicopter crashed after pilot distracted by open door

A helicopter crash that left three people injured happened after an aircraft door was left open forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing.

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Hapless thieves in high-vis jackets steal tree

Hapless thieves in high-vis jackets steal tree

Two thieves sporting luminous yellow tore a bright red tree from a pot outside a home - before dumping it in a bin.

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260 pupils sent home to self-isolate

260 pupils sent home to self-isolate

School bosses have sent home 260 pupils to self-isolate after a child tested positive for Covid-19.

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Man in 30s died after collapsing at supermarket

Man in 30s died after collapsing at supermarket

A man in his 30s tragically died after collapsing at a supermarket, emergency services have confirmed.

Bus route 'no-go zone' as yobs shoot windows out

Bus route 'no-go zone' as yobs shoot windows out

Part of a popular Stagecoach route has been declared a no-go zone after air rifle-wielding vandals smashed bus windows four nights in one week.

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Air ambulance lands after incident at supermarket

Air ambulance lands after incident at supermarket

Police, ambulance and the air ambulance have been called to a supermarket following reports of a 'medical incident'.

Lamborghini driver caught speeding

Lamborghini driver caught speeding

A luminous green supercar was clocked doing 41mph in a 30mph limit earlier today

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Teens found asleep on beach after party

Teens found asleep on beach after party

Two children were found passed out on a beach among broken glass, “rancid” armchairs and empty booze bottles following a party on the seafront.

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110 pupils and nine teachers self-isolating

110 pupils and nine teachers self-isolating

A pupil has tested positive for coronavirus, prompting school bosses to send more than 100 children home to self-isolate.

Residents ‘at risk of avoidable harm’ at care home

Residents ‘at risk of avoidable harm’ at care home

A care home has been handed the lowest rating possible after inspectors found residents “were not safe and at risk of avoidable harm”.

£10m sports hub sold for a quid

£10m sports hub sold for a quid

Four clubs are hoping a move to state-of-the-art facilities that cost them just 25p each will help them match their city rivals.

007 star Sir Sean Connery dies

007 star Sir Sean Connery dies

James Bond star Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90, but did you know his links to Kent?

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Woman and child rescued from mud

Woman and child rescued from mud

Emergency services were called to a beach after a woman and child got stuck in the mud.

Tinnitus sufferer takes on walking challenge

Tinnitus sufferer takes on walking challenge

A schoolgirl who has lived with the condition tinnitus for a decade is aiming to raise awareness and cash to support fellow sufferers.

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