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Candidate racially abused while canvassing

Candidate racially abused while canvassing

An election candidate says she has been left "shocked and frightened" after suffering a tirade of racial abuse while out canvassing.

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Man denies murdering drunken friend at flat

Man denies murdering drunken friend at flat

A man strangled his drunken friend for five minutes before telling police: “I’ve never killed someone before.”

Widow's hopes for contaminated blood inquiry

Widow's hopes for contaminated blood inquiry

A widow wants answers to questions surrounding the blood contamination scandal which claimed the life of her late husband.

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Burglar makes off with unusable cash

Burglar makes off with unusable cash

Outdated notes formed part of a burglar's haul, and police want people reports of their usage.

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Man robbed of his mobile phone

Man robbed of his mobile phone

Thugs creep up on a man and assault him and then rob him of his mobile phone.

Winner has £1,000 delivered to her door tonight

Winner has £1,000 delivered to her door tonight

The winner of kmfm's '£1k Question' competition will spend her cash on a holiday and her home.

Pre-school's good Ofsted at first inspection

Pre-school's good Ofsted at first inspection

A pre-school is celebrating achieving a good Ofsted rating in its very first visit from education inspectors.

'Please stop threatening me'

'Please stop threatening me'

The trial of a man accused of murder took a dramatic turn after a woman phoned the police after reading a KentOnline report on the alleged killing.

Popular pub reopens after £135k makeover

Popular pub reopens after £135k makeover

Take a look inside the 19th century listed pub which has been officially reopened to mark a major renovation during the winter.

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War vet's drunken drive to hospital

War vet's drunken drive to hospital

An ex-soldier who toured Iraq was more than double the legal limit when he drove himself to hospital for treatment.

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Man stabbed in stomach 'covered in blood'

Man stabbed in stomach 'covered in blood'

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in the stomach.

Saunders to leave Gate

Saunders to leave Gate

Jay Saunders will step down as Margate manager after Saturday's game at Harlow.

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Groups raise £10k for legal challenges against new stroke units

Groups raise £10k for legal challenges against new stroke units

Campaigners fighting a £40m NHS overhaul of stroke services by closing units reach their funding targets for judicial reviews against the move.

Campaigners go potty over lack of toilets

Campaigners go potty over lack of toilets

Protestors have staged a rally calling for better provision of public toilets.

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Drowning victim, 6, told to wash in sea after wetting herself

Drowning victim, 6, told to wash in sea after wetting herself

A six-year-old girl who drowned on a crowded beach was in the water alone after being told to wash after wetting herself.

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Seafront restaurant up for grabs

Seafront restaurant up for grabs

A popular Greek restaurant has been put on the market for £375,000.

Burglars jailed after crime spree across town

Burglars jailed after crime spree across town

Two burglars are behind bars after a spate of thefts from properties but were caught in the act fleeing a property they were attempting to raid.

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'I've never killed someone before'

'I've never killed someone before'

An electrician called police three times before he 'strangled' his drunken pal for five minutes, a court heard.

Teen arrested after Subway 'attack'

Teen arrested after Subway 'attack'

An 18-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting three people at a Subway takeaway.

Free entry to stay for Dreamland

Free entry to stay for Dreamland

Record-breaking numbers for the seafront theme park's opening weeks has lead to bosses keeping the free entry scheme.

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