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'World class Test and Trace? Dad's Army more like'

'World class Test and Trace? Dad's Army more like'

A dad, whose daughter was among 1,300 people told they wrongly had Covid-19, hasn't held back in his criticism.

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Man rescued by firefighters during flat fire

Man rescued by firefighters during flat fire

Fire crews had to batter down a door to save a man from a flat blaze.

Part of Kent 'one of three in England' with Covid rise

Part of Kent 'one of three in England' with Covid rise

A part of the county is one of a handful of areas reporting an increase in Covid-19 infections ahead of next week's Tier 3 restrictions.

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Large police presence as person dies

Large police presence as person dies

Police and ambulance crews were sent to a street after a man was found dead outside a house.

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Tribute paid to 'funny, kind and caring' crash victim

Tribute paid to 'funny, kind and caring' crash victim

A devastated family have paid tribute to a young woman killed in a crash.

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Police probe 'Toilet of England' sign stunt

Police probe 'Toilet of England' sign stunt

Officers are investigating reports of criminal damage after an anti-Brexit group stuck stickers on 26 road signs as part of a protest.

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Buses catapulted with missiles

Buses catapulted with missiles

Police were called after two buses were pelted with unknown objects, with one being damaged.

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Online petition calls for Swexit

Online petition calls for Swexit

A petition has called for Swale to be divorced from Kent after the county was plunged into Tier 3 restrictions following high regional Covid rates.

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Motorway closures this weekend as bridge installed

Motorway closures this weekend as bridge installed

A stretch of the M20 and an M26 junction will be shut over the weekend as a footbridge is installed to replace one which collapsed.

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Schoolgirl died in coma, three days after crash

Schoolgirl died in coma, three days after crash

An inquest has opened into the death of a 'beautiful and kind-hearted' teenager who died after being hit by a car.

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Epic pictures from Kent nightclubs in the 1990s

Epic pictures from Kent nightclubs in the 1990s

From Amadeus to Atomics, the glory days of clubbing across the county have been captured on camera.

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‘My heart sinks for residents forced out by holiday homes’

‘My heart sinks for residents forced out by holiday homes’

Residents are being forced out of a popular sea-side town by a growing number of holiday lets, a councillor claims.

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Couple's solution to save Kent boats

Couple's solution to save Kent boats

A couple has come up with a hi-tech solution to try and save historic boats which used to sail up and down the Kent coast.

Life of promise cut short by fatal slip

Life of promise cut short by fatal slip

A young man with dreams of starting his own buisness died after tripping on to a railway line.

Uproar at removal of children's 'anti-social' park chalk drawings

Uproar at removal of children's 'anti-social' park chalk drawings

The removal of children's chalk drawings from a park has caused uproar after residents compared the move to being like something from The Truman Show.

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71 Covid care home beds will be ready for winter

71 Covid care home beds will be ready for winter

To help ease pressure on hospitals, 71 Covid care home beds will be made available for people coming out of hospital.

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'Lessons have been learnt' after circus shutdown

'Lessons have been learnt' after circus shutdown

A council has "learnt lessons" after shutting down a circus at the last minute left thousands disappointed.

First Cash for Christmas winner announced

First Cash for Christmas winner announced

A woman thought she was being pranked when kmfm called to tell her she'd won £1,000.

Should police be able to wear ear stretchers?

Should police be able to wear ear stretchers?

The county's police force is asking people whether or not officers wearing ear stretching piercings are seen as negative or positive.

Boy, 16, arrested after brawl near station

Boy, 16, arrested after brawl near station

A boy has been arrested after a violent brawl outside a train station which left a young man with a serious injury.

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