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Man arrested after reported rape

Man arrested after reported rape

Police have arrested a 37-year-old in connection with an attack on a woman.

Air ambulance called to four-car crash

Air ambulance called to four-car crash

One person was air-lifted to a London hospital by helicopter after a four-car-crash closed a road for nearly three hours

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Power station could be decommissioned early

Power station could be decommissioned early

The decommissioning of a Kent power station that employs 800 people could be brought forward unless 'ongoing technical challenges' are overcome.

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Police search fields in murder investigation

Police search fields in murder investigation

Dozens of police officers have been drafted in to help with searches carried out as part of the investigation into the murder of PCSO Julia James.

Thief stole £23k heirlooms from woman who'd given him home

Thief stole £23k heirlooms from woman who'd given him home

A drug addict who snuck away from a family barbecue to steal jewellery from the mother of his ex-girlfriend has been jailed.

Boot fair returns without controversial entrance fee

Boot fair returns without controversial entrance fee

A boot fair's controversial entrance fee is being waived as it welcomes customers back.

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Costa's 50p drinks are back this week

Costa's 50p drinks are back this week

Costa has unveiled another 50p drinks deal for customers, as the coffee chain's 50th birthday celebrations continue this week.

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'A very dear friend and talented aviator'

'A very dear friend and talented aviator'

Team mates have paid tribute to a display pilot described as a "very dear friend" after a light aircraft he was flying crashed into a field.

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Fury as '100 tons' of waste found dumped

Fury as '100 tons' of waste found dumped

Lorryloads of soil, boulders, bricks, tyres and asbestos have been found dumped in fields – prompting calls for tougher sanctions against fly-tippers.

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Scott re-elected as PCC

Scott re-elected as PCC

Matthew Scott has been re-elected to the post of PCC rounding off a series of elections in Kent.

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Key Russells murder clue found after 14 years

Key Russells murder clue found after 14 years

A bootlace which was left by the Russells' bodies and could prove the identity of their killer beyond doubt has been found after 14 years.

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Drunk burglar found behind fridge clutching baseball bat

Drunk burglar found behind fridge clutching baseball bat

A drunk burglar was found behind a fridge clutching a baseball bat after breaking in to a salon.

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'It gives men somewhere to open up'

'It gives men somewhere to open up'

At the start of Mental Health Awareness Week, we speak to a man who has set up a group where men can share their struggles.

'I went to bed and woke up paralysed'

'I went to bed and woke up paralysed'

A 52-year-old says he feels "like a tortoise stuck on its back" after he lost the ability to use his legs two years ago.

Kent businesswoman who left school at 15 now owns 16th century hotel

Kent businesswoman who left school at 15 now owns 16th century hotel

A mum-of-two who quit school at 15 is about to reopen a 16th century coaching inn after a multimillion-pound investment.

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Models needed for fashion show 'with a difference'

Models needed for fashion show 'with a difference'

A mum is asking women of all ages and sizes to have their bodies painted and join her on the catwalk.

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Netflix-linked film studios delayed by a year

Netflix-linked film studios delayed by a year

Bold plans to open new film studios on the site of a former railway works have been held up by the pandemic and will now not open until 2023.

What if the Romans hadn't done for us?

What if the Romans hadn't done for us?

In the latest of our What If series of articles, a historian has imagined a very different Britain if the Roman invasion of Kent had never happened.

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Pilot killed as plane crashes into field

Pilot killed as plane crashes into field

A pilot has died after the light aircraft he was flying crashed in a field near Headcorn Aerodrome.

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Plane crash sparks huge emergency response

Plane crash sparks huge emergency response

Police, ambulance and fire crews have been called to a Kent aerodrome after a light aircraft crashed in a field.

Youths fire catapults from town centre car park

Youths fire catapults from town centre car park

Police have seized three catapults after it was reported that youths were firing them from a town centre car park.

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More asylum seekers arrive at port

More asylum seekers arrive at port

The Home Office intercepted three boats with 81 people on board today, while French authorities prevented two boats from entering UK waters.

Three arrests as £37k found in car at Channel Tunnel

Three arrests as £37k found in car at Channel Tunnel

Police have arrested three people before they could leave the country and seized £37,000 as part of an investigation into money laundering.

New secondary school taking shape

New secondary school taking shape

The first 150 pupils are set to move into a new secondary school next year as work progresses on the construction programme.

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Police called to town centre disturbance

Police called to town centre disturbance

Two men have been arrested after a late night disturbance near a high street pub.

Police given more time to question suspect after murder arrest

Police given more time to question suspect after murder arrest

Detectives have been given more time to question a man arrested on Friday in connection with the murder of PCSO Julia James.

Boats land on beach in bad weather

Boats land on beach in bad weather

Three small boats containing around 50 asylum seekers landed in Kent during high winds yesterday.

Pub demolition begins as builders move in

Pub demolition begins as builders move in

Demolition teams are at work knocking down an historic village pub - despite the building being listed as an asset of community value.

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'The girls had their last day without knowing it'

'The girls had their last day without knowing it'

Parents have told of pupils' upset at having their last day at school without realising, after term ended unexpectedly early.

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Line of Duty joke inspired by thwarted rave

Line of Duty joke inspired by thwarted rave

Action by police to shut down a dance party in Kent has inspired a viral joke online among fans of TV show Line of Duty.

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