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Coastal grammar still on cards despite funding setback

Coastal grammar still on cards despite funding setback

A head teacher and MP are refusing to give up hope of building a grammar school site on the coast – despite failing to secure funding.

Flu jab every 60 seconds

Flu jab every 60 seconds

Nurses racing to vaccinate patients against flu ahead of a feared second wave of Covid-19 administered one jab a minute at a special clinic.

'£150 charge to enter the sea'

'£150 charge to enter the sea'

A council has sparked anger by unveiling plans to charge people to launch boats and jet skis off its seaside ramps.

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Red squirrel found dead after wildlife park fire

Red squirrel found dead after wildlife park fire

An animal park has launched a fundraising appeal following a fire which left a squirrel dead and destroyed vital resources.

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The race for silverware

The race for silverware

Manager Ben Smith believes Herne Bay are one of up to nine clubs potentially in contention for Isthmian South East title glory.

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School's bid to end road mayhem

School's bid to end road mayhem

School bosses have unveiled plans for a parking shake-up to put an end to traffic chaos on surrounding roads.

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Dumped hamster narrowly escapes being crushed in bin lorry

Dumped hamster narrowly escapes being crushed in bin lorry

A plucky hamster was seconds away from death before it was spotted scurrying around in the back of a dustbin lorry by eagle-eyed workers.

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Animal park fire caused by spark from log burner

Animal park fire caused by spark from log burner

The director general of a wildlife park hit by a huge fire has spoken of the impact of the blaze - as it is confirmed it started accidentally.

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Fire breaks out at wildlife park

Fire breaks out at wildlife park

A blaze took hold at a popular animal park that is home to more than 50 species of animals.

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Fit and healthy man died after game of football

Fit and healthy man died after game of football

A doting uncle who was a keen walker and weightlifter, died suddenly after playing a game of football with his nephews.

New Lidl store to open this month

New Lidl store to open this month

Bosses at Lidl have finally revealed the opening date of a town's newest supermarket.

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Police worker posed as teenage girl to groom boys

Police worker posed as teenage girl to groom boys

A young man who worked for the police posed as a teenage girl online in order to convince boys to send him indecent images.

'Let me build Kent's greenest house... before you evict me'

'Let me build Kent's greenest house... before you evict me'

A conservationist facing eviction from his caravan wants to build the first carbon-neutral house of its kind in the UK in place of the motorhome.

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Kent landmarks in Game of Thrones star's new show

Kent landmarks in Game of Thrones star's new show

A Game of Thrones star's new six-episode series on Sky One was filmed in Kent.

900-home bid snubbed amid 'concrete slum' fears

900-home bid snubbed amid 'concrete slum' fears

A controversial bid to build 900 homes which has attracted opposition from hundreds of residents has been snubbed.

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Plans for 900-home development set for green light

Plans for 900-home development set for green light

Contentious plans to build 900 homes on farmland could finally get the nod from councillors next week after again being recommended for approval.

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Sofa and fridge among shocking fly-tipping in country lane

Sofa and fridge among shocking fly-tipping in country lane

A fly-tipper who dumped a sprawling mass of waste has been branded "scum" by furious residents.

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Bid to turn storage sheds into microbrewery tourist attraction

Bid to turn storage sheds into microbrewery tourist attraction

Fresh plans to open a microbrewery along a seafront stretch have been unveiled - five months after the first bid was branded "harmful".

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Woman hit by car

Woman hit by car

A woman in her 60s has been taken to hospital after she was hit by a car.

‘It could have been me and that’s why it’s so hard to watch’

‘It could have been me and that’s why it’s so hard to watch’

A footballer pictured with two future Chelsea stars in a snap that went viral admits it's tough watching his former teammates in the Premier League.

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