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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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Shop workers face uncertain future

Shop workers face uncertain future

More jobs are put at risk as Bonmarche becomes the latest High Street retailer to go into administration.

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Motorbike thieves also steal horsebox

Motorbike thieves also steal horsebox

Police are seeking help tracing two stolen Italian motorbikes and a green horsebox.

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Street artist strikes again with Brexit piece

Street artist strikes again with Brexit piece

Boris Johnson has been portrayed as a Deal or No Deal contestant in a Kent graffiti artist's latest work.

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Vehicle on fire on M25

Vehicle on fire on M25

Commuters face more delays on tonight's journey home after a car burst into flames.

More than 100 arrests in drugs crackdown

More than 100 arrests in drugs crackdown

Drug runners across the county have been feeling the long arm of the law after officers make more than 100 arrests.

Dramatic police chase through town caught on camera

Dramatic police chase through town caught on camera

A 26-year-old who was caught driving dangerously on several occasions has been jailed for three years.

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Chase & Status coming to Kent

Chase & Status coming to Kent

DJ duo Chase & Status will be seeing in 2020 in style when play at a New Year's Eve bash.

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Crossing at 'death trap' junction promised

Crossing at 'death trap' junction promised

A much called for crossing at a junction dubbed a "death trap" is set to finally be delivered over the next few months, councillors claim.

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Firm ordered to pay £10k over rats

Firm ordered to pay £10k over rats

A housing company has been taken to court by a tenant who has lived with a rodent infestation for nine years.

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Three-mile tail-backs after crash

Three-mile tail-backs after crash

There has been another crash on the A21, causing miles of tailback and reinforces MPs' concerns over the safety of the road.

Boxer jailed for Remembrance Day knife frenzy

Boxer jailed for Remembrance Day knife frenzy

A boxer who launched a brutal knife attack on a friend has been locked up.

Murder accused denies abortion plea

Murder accused denies abortion plea

A man accused of murdering his pregnant wife 20 years ago has denied asking her to have an abortion.

Jailed man admits to part in further offences

Jailed man admits to part in further offences

A thief already in prison has been jailed for an additional three years after admitting to playing a part in seven burglaries.

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Fenwick reveals £44.2m loss as sales tumble

Fenwick reveals £44.2m loss as sales tumble

A "tough retail trading environment" is one of the factors blamed for a profits slump for department store Fenwick.

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Cat in cardboard box dumped in field

Cat in cardboard box dumped in field

A frightened feline left dumped in a field has been rescued by charity volunteers.

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Woman charged after Extinction Rebellion rush-hour protest

Woman charged after Extinction Rebellion rush-hour protest

A 32-year-old from Kent is to appear in court charged with obstructing an engine or carriage on the railway.

Man jailed for bedroom murder bid

Man jailed for bedroom murder bid

A 34-year-old man who promised his wife a present before attacking her has been jailed.

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Two-car crash blocks road

Two-car crash blocks road

A crash involving two cars has blocked a main route into a town.

Shop cordoned off after huge lightning strike

Shop cordoned off after huge lightning strike

A shop has been cordoned off by police after being hit by a massive bolt of lightning - which sounded like a "bomb blast".

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