Home   News

All Kent news

Woman's disgust at offensive words on Samaritans posters

Woman's disgust at offensive words on Samaritans posters

The sister of a man who took his own life has spoken of her horror at finding offensive graffiti on support posters.

5

It's finally home! Crowds watch England claim Euro glory

It's finally home! Crowds watch England claim Euro glory

Football fans gathered in pubs and bars across the county to watch England win the Euro final.

Kelly Brook marries model in secret Italian wedding

Kelly Brook marries model in secret Italian wedding

Kent's Kelly Brook has married her fiance Jeremy Parisi seven years after the pair started dating.

6

Russo helps lead Lionesses to Women's Euros glory

Russo helps lead Lionesses to Women's Euros glory

Kent's Alessia Russo came off the bench as England’s Women beat Germany to become European champions.

43

Missing man, 91, found safe and well

Missing man, 91, found safe and well

A 91-year-old reported missing after disappearing in the early hours has been found safe and well.

Four-storey apartment and restaurant complex gets go-ahead

Four-storey apartment and restaurant complex gets go-ahead

Plans to demolish a dated complex and transform it into eight apartments above a shop and restaurant have been rubber-stamped.

7

'One-of-a-kind' wedding prep studio opens

'One-of-a-kind' wedding prep studio opens

A wedding studio offering brides a place to get ready before their big day has opened at a business village.

1

Shopping centre’s value falls by £80m since site bought by council

Shopping centre’s value falls by £80m since site bought by council

A popular retail site snapped up by a Kent council for £154 million has crashed in value by more than 50%.

35

Far-right protests over drag queen storytime for children

Far-right protests over drag queen storytime for children

A far-right nationalist group held protests outside Kent libraries over events where drag queens were due to read to children.

Green light for school's vast makeover

Green light for school's vast makeover

A school has been granted the go-ahead to build a new sports hall, give its entrance a makeover and expand its 'woefully inadequate' canteen.

1

Why thousands of new Kent homes could now be built

Why thousands of new Kent homes could now be built

A long-awaited solution to an environmental issue stalling thousands of new homes across Kent has finally been announced.

200 tonnes of waste in flames at recycling plant

200 tonnes of waste in flames at recycling plant

Six fire engines were called out and crews had to work in punishing conditions to tackle a blaze at a quarry.

1

Amazing crowd pictures as festival makes triumphant return

Amazing crowd pictures as festival makes triumphant return

These brilliant pictures show revellers having a great time as a popular Kent festival made its long-awaited return.

7

Dramatic drone pictures reveal devastation of huge fire

Dramatic drone pictures reveal devastation of huge fire

Aerial photographs capture the extent of the damage caused as flames tore through a building.

4

Hotel closure cancels couple's wedding

Hotel closure cancels couple's wedding

The closure of an 18th century Georgian hotel to make way for flats has ruined a couple’s wedding plans.

45

'I felt sure that he was dead'

'I felt sure that he was dead'

A woman feared for her husband's life when he fell from a two-storey high ladder, before neighbours and RNLI volunteers came to his aid.

2

Kent stars offer Lionesses luck ahead of final

Kent stars offer Lionesses luck ahead of final

The county's sporting community have been sending their best wishes to Alessia Russo and co ahead of England's Euro Women's final.

3

The 44 roads in Kent town set to become 20mph

The 44 roads in Kent town set to become 20mph

A reduced speed limit could be introduced across another Kent town amid residents' concerns about "dangerous driving" in the area.

39

'We're not slobs and chavs...we're on the up'

'We're not slobs and chavs...we're on the up'

A much-maligned town has hit back after being slated as one of Britain's slobbiest areas.

94

'It's left Tony with a fear of being left on a train'

'It's left Tony with a fear of being left on a train'

The adoptive mother of double-amputee Tony Hudgell has criticised Southeastern after he was almost left on a train.

11

Peter Andre headlines Riverside Festival

Peter Andre headlines Riverside Festival

Watch Peter Andre take to the stage at a festival which has returned for the first time since before the pandemic.

10

River Festival returns with a bang

River Festival returns with a bang

Returning after a two-year absence due to Covid, visitors flocked to the River Medway to enjoy everything the Maidstone River Festival had to offer.

5

Teen fighting for life after crash

Teen fighting for life after crash

A 19 year-old has suffered life-threatening injuries after a car crashed into a garden wall.

14

Kent athlete claims Commonwealth marathon gold

Kent athlete claims Commonwealth marathon gold

Athlete Johnboy Smith claimed gold in the wheelchair marathon after capitalising on a rival's puncture.

M2 fully re-opens after lorry and coach crash

M2 fully re-opens after lorry and coach crash

Queues stretched back for about four miles on the M2 following a crash involving a coach and lorry.

10

CCTV image released after petrol station worker racially abused

CCTV image released after petrol station worker racially abused

An image has been released by police following an incident in which a petrol station worker was allegedly racially abused.

Conman posing as police officer steals pensioner's cash

Conman posing as police officer steals pensioner's cash

A telephone fraudster posing as a police officer from the Met has stolen cash from a pensioner.

1

Landlords could lose livelihoods if litter piles up again

Landlords could lose livelihoods if litter piles up again

Student landlords could be fined or even have their licences revoked if they fail to keep a handle on the shocking mess left by their tenants.

16

Port traffic 'flowing normally' despite warning

Port traffic 'flowing normally' despite warning

Traffic is reportedly 'flowing normally' at the Port of Dover this morning after an amber warning for congestion was put in place.

110

Huge Disney cruise ship docks in Kent

Huge Disney cruise ship docks in Kent

A towering Disney cruise ship with 11 decks made a return to Kent this morning.

12
Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More