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Police called to barracks used to house asylum seekers

Police called to barracks used to house asylum seekers

Officers were called to military barracks being used to house asylum seekers after a drone was seen hovering overhead.

Here are all the schools impacted by Covid-19

Here are all the schools impacted by Covid-19

Here is an up to date list of all the schools which have had to send year groups home to self isolate for two weeks or taken other measures.

Attempted murder charge after woman stabbed

Attempted murder charge after woman stabbed

A man is due to appear in court after being charged with attempted murder after a young woman was stabbed.

Investigation continues into fatal crash

Investigation continues into fatal crash

Two men who died in a crash last week were both from Gravesend, say police as an investigation continues.

Vigilant PCSOs uncover nearly 80 cannabis plants

Vigilant PCSOs uncover nearly 80 cannabis plants

While on foot patrol two Police Community Support Officers discovered a large cannabis cultivation after a back door to a house was left open.

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Man left with 'appalling injuries' after attack

Man left with 'appalling injuries' after attack

Police are appealing for information after a man was kicked, stamped and punched in a prolonged attack.

Pubs determined to survive despite new restrictions

Pubs determined to survive despite new restrictions

Despite fears over a drop in trade, publicans remain determined to adapt to new restrictions on opening times and service.

Entire school sent home after positive coronavirus tests

Entire school sent home after positive coronavirus tests

A school has taken drastic action after two pupils in different year groups tested positive for coronavirus.

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Labour leader joins fight for hundreds of docks jobs

Labour leader joins fight for hundreds of docks jobs

Sir Kier Starmer is backing the fight to prevent the redevelopment of a port employing 800 people being included in the area's planning blueprint.

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Road changes leave people scratching their heads

Road changes leave people scratching their heads

Many have been left confused by a council's decision to alter a city centre street in hope of making social distancing easier.

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'10pm pub curfew is pointless and dangerous'

'10pm pub curfew is pointless and dangerous'

The boss at one of the country's biggest pub operators has blasted the government's 'unnecessary' plan to introduce a 10pm curfew.

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10pm pub curfews and work from home for six months, says PM

10pm pub curfews and work from home for six months, says PM

The PM has addressed MPs and told them new Covid rules will stay in place for six months ahead of his announcement to the nation.

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Matalan opens new store

Matalan opens new store

A major clothes retailer has moved half a mile to open a new branch in a town centre.

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Climbing centre bounces back after false start

Climbing centre bounces back after false start

A new business that had been open just six months before lockdown says it has had a successful restart since welcoming back climbers.

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Flasher exposes himself from car

Flasher exposes himself from car

Police are hunting a man after he exposed himself to a woman from his car.

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Why there is no need to start panic buying

Why there is no need to start panic buying

Bare shelves in some supermarkets have prompted fears that people have started to stockpile goods.

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Electrical fault sparked huge industrial blaze

Electrical fault sparked huge industrial blaze

A huge industrial fire that burned for three days was started by an electrical fault.

Two year groups sent home after confirmed Covid case

Two year groups sent home after confirmed Covid case

Sixty-three students and staff have been told to self-isolate after a confirmed Covid-19 case at a primary school.

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'Work from home if you can'

'Work from home if you can'

New government restrictions are set to see pubs, bars and restaurants close at 10pm daily while people are urged to work from home wherever possible.

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'Shipping containers' appear as hotel construction continues

'Shipping containers' appear as hotel construction continues

Residents have been left scratching their heads after a huge stack of 'shipping containers' appeared on a hotel building site.

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