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Tesco proves every little helps...

Tesco proves every little helps...

A Tesco store has organised an awards night for local heroes who pulled together during the Covid lockdowns.

Hunt is on to find prison officers

Hunt is on to find prison officers

Would you work in prison for £27,851? Three Kent jails have launched a recruitment drive for people to train as prison officers.

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How we marked Armistice Day

How we marked Armistice Day

A round-up of services and events to mark Armistice Day 2021.

'Diabolical' council blunder allows 'eyesore' 5G mast to go up

'Diabolical' council blunder allows 'eyesore' 5G mast to go up

A colossal 5G phone mast can be installed in a residential street after a council error meant officers ran out of time to object to the plans.

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Kent company's search for a new generation of engineers

Kent company's search for a new generation of engineers

When business boss Alex Harding was hit by a shortage of engineers he put his money where his mouth was and launched his own training scheme.

Pervert back behind bars thanks to blunder by postie

Pervert back behind bars thanks to blunder by postie

A convicted sex offender is back behind bars after a postman delivered indecent images he'd ordered to the wrong address.

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Man found in flat in serious condition

Man found in flat in serious condition

A man was found seriously injured inside a flat in a town centre with police now appealing for information regarding what happened to him.

'Roadworks are causing unacceptable disruption to many residents'

'Roadworks are causing unacceptable disruption to many residents'

An MP has condemned a water company for prolonging roadworks that have caused misery for motorists.

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Inmate bit prison officer in dressing gown row

Inmate bit prison officer in dressing gown row

An inmate who bit a prisoner officer at a Kent prison in a row over a dressing gown has been handed a new sentence.

Every nibble helps...

Every nibble helps...

EXCLUSIVE: Rats have gnawed through a cable forcing Tesco to sell fuel at bargain basement prices.

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Tesco blocks Aldi from opening new Kent store

Tesco blocks Aldi from opening new Kent store

Supermarket wars are heating up in part of Kent, after Tesco won a legal bid to block a new Aldi from opening.

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‘Holiday parks need to be regulated across UK’

‘Holiday parks need to be regulated across UK’

Caravan owners are launching a national campaign calling on all holiday parks to be regulated following a hike in fee payments.

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Town team boss named volunteer of the year

Town team boss named volunteer of the year

Every little helps as Tesco store names the winners in its community awards.

Dog 'swam across the sea' to escape fireworks

Dog 'swam across the sea' to escape fireworks

A dog who went missing from a seaside town after getting spooked on bonfire night was found miles away on the other side of the water.

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Flood alerts issued for parts of Kent

Flood alerts issued for parts of Kent

The Environment Agency has put out a number of alerts warning that flooding is possible and residents should be prepared.

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Popular former seaside pub to become fish bar

Popular former seaside pub to become fish bar

A popular seafront pub is being turned into a fish and chip eatery as part of a string of improvements to dining out at this seaside resort.

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Shot fired during disturbance on boat

Shot fired during disturbance on boat

A man who climbed aboard a boat uninvited and fired a gun after being asked by the owner to leave has been jailed.

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Actor wishes micropub a hoppy fifth birthday

Actor wishes micropub a hoppy fifth birthday

EastEnders star Shaun Williamson handed over a micropub’s £25,000 donation to its chosen charity as part of its fifth birthday celebrations.

Man rescued from sea

Man rescued from sea

A lifeboat crew pulled a man from the sea during a late-night rescue.

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Islanders face 128-mile journey for Covid jab

Islanders face 128-mile journey for Covid jab

People in part of Kent wanting a booster jab have found 'the only way is Essex' as the 'nearest' bookable clinic is a three-hour drive away.

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