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New migrant case involving 13 people reported

New migrant case involving 13 people reported

There are unconfirmed reports today of another 13 men, women and children picked up by the Border Force.

Harry Potter-style car vanishes...but not by magic

Harry Potter-style car vanishes...but not by magic

A replica of the Ford Anglia from the smash hit Harry Potter films has been stolen from a garage.

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Boat fire outside house

Boat fire outside house

Police are appealing for witnesses after a boat was deliberately set alight in a Kent street.

'He's a dad and human being like the rest of us'

'He's a dad and human being like the rest of us'

A mum has told of the "heart wrenching" moment Prince Harry came close to tears at an awards ceremony.

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Rape suspects allowed to record gender as female

Rape suspects allowed to record gender as female

Suspects and convicted rapists are being allowed to self-define themselves as women, it has been revealed.

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Call for faster action over traveller camps

Call for faster action over traveller camps

A parish council wants 320 local authorities to join a campaign over travellers setting up camp illegally.

Appeal after man robbed in early hours

Appeal after man robbed in early hours

Police are investigating after a man in his 30s was pushed over by a robber who stole his phone and bank card.

300 public buildings fail fire standards

300 public buildings fail fire standards

A fifth of public buildings have failed to meet fire safety standards after checks carried out across the county.

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Council buys site left derelict for 60 years

Council buys site left derelict for 60 years

A site left derelict for 60 years has been bought by a council.

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Tractorfest is cancelled

Tractorfest is cancelled

Tractorfest has been cancelled after organisers claim it became a 'victim of its own success'.

Sports park changes 'put football club at risk'

Sports park changes 'put football club at risk'

A parish council is considering making changes to a sports facility it manages having built up a deficit of more than £200,000.

Boy, 15, goes missing from home

Boy, 15, goes missing from home

Police are appealing for information as to the whereabouts of teenager Jack Palmer who has gone missing.

Skills for skills scheme to launch

Skills for skills scheme to launch

A unique service exchange system begins in a Kent district where work is paid for in goods or return work instead of cash.

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Council blasts plans for thousands of new homes

Council blasts plans for thousands of new homes

Council chiefs have raised concerns over a neighbouring authority's for developments including almost 7,000 new homes.

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Brexit vote delayed

Brexit vote delayed

MPs have backed an amendment to Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, meaning the landmark vote will not take place today.

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Stranded car prompts motorway lane closure

Stranded car prompts motorway lane closure

A car has become stranded on the M25 clockwise carriageway, causing a lane to be closed.

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Drugs gang trio jailed after mobile phone probe

Drugs gang trio jailed after mobile phone probe

Three men have been jailed for organising a drugs network supplying heroin and cocaine to a Kent town.

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Two metre sinkhole shuts road

Two metre sinkhole shuts road

A man was left feeling "a bit peeved" after a sink-hole formed under his car.

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Rat-borne disease warning

Rat-borne disease warning

A vet centre says there has been an unconfirmed case of a potentially fatal illness picked up from rodents' urine.

First funding for road widening

First funding for road widening

Initial cash has been earmarked for widening a road in a project called for since the 1980s, a local MP announces.

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Suspected burglars arrested after car chase

Suspected burglars arrested after car chase

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of burglary after being chased by police.

Fundraising for epileptic crime victim

Fundraising for epileptic crime victim

A crowdfunding page, with a £1,000 target, has begun for a woman whose items were stolen when she had a seizure.

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Eurotunnel delays increasing

Eurotunnel delays increasing

Passengers have been warned all day they face a long wait to board services to the continent.

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MPs indicate support for Brexit deal

MPs indicate support for Brexit deal

A significant number of the county's political representatives are indicating they will back the Prime Minister's Brexit deal in today's crucial vote.

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How safe is M20 smart motorway?

How safe is M20 smart motorway?

An MP is battling to find out what safety measures the M20 will have to spot broken down vehicles.

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School celebrates golden anniversary

School celebrates golden anniversary

A school has been celebrating its golden anniversary year, by inviting former pupils into class.

This is how The Kray Twins are linked to Kent

This is how The Kray Twins are linked to Kent

From owning properites to spending some time at her Majesty's pleasure, this is how the Kray's expanded beyond the boundaries of the East End.

'We're all sick of talking about it'

'We're all sick of talking about it'

Our reporter Oliver Kemp hit the streets of Dover to find out what people think about Brexit.

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Kent school's GCSE results worst in England

Kent school's GCSE results worst in England

A school in the county has come bottom of the national pile in GCSE results released this week.

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Musician pens Brexit album

Musician pens Brexit album

An album of Brexit protest songs has been released by a Kent musician in the hope it will provide 'a bit of light relief'.

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