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County lines arrests after drugs found in wall

County lines arrests after drugs found in wall

Drugs have been seized at a house by detectives during an investigation into county lines gangs.

Volunteer's car stranded on beach while searching for Lucas

Volunteer's car stranded on beach while searching for Lucas

The incident has now prompted warnings about the dangers of the beach despite the helper's good intentions to find the missing schoolboy.

Pizza cutter was for 'snipping roses'

Pizza cutter was for 'snipping roses'

A known criminal who tried to claim a pizza cutter tucked in his waist band was for snipping the stems of roses has been jailed.

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'Sea is safe to swim in'

'Sea is safe to swim in'

People planning a trip to one of Kent's award winning beaches have been assured water is safe to enter amid claims pollution was pumped into the sea.

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Lifeboat rescues jet ski riders

Lifeboat rescues jet ski riders

A pair of jet ski riders who got into trouble while swimming back to the beach had to be rescued by a lifeboat crew last night.

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Revealed: Life inside the wind farm

Revealed: Life inside the wind farm

Thanet’s offshore wind farm generates energy for hundreds of thousands of homes every year, but what does it take to maintain them?

'I'm a little bit goofy and and all I wanted to do was sing'

'I'm a little bit goofy and and all I wanted to do was sing'

A self-confessed 'goofy girl' is on the path to the top of the music industry, already working with some of the biggest names in the business.

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Caves reopening date revealed

Caves reopening date revealed

A network of underground caves will reopen to the public this week after a lengthy renovation and conservation project led by a team of volunteers.

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'Justice was not served today'

'Justice was not served today'

The father of the twins killed by their mother has called on the Prime Minsiter to make sentences tougher.

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'A perfect life with her miracle children. It's that loss she grieves'

'A perfect life with her miracle children. It's that loss she grieves'

Three psychiatrists were called to court to assess the mental state of a mum who killed her 23-month-old twins.

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Mum who drowned twins in bath jailed

Mum who drowned twins in bath jailed

A mum who drowned her 23-month-old babies in the bath has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

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'Fix our lift' demand disability campaigners

'Fix our lift' demand disability campaigners

The continued closure of a lift that "gives vital access to a town's beach" has been branded "disgraceful" by protesters.

Killer's botched suicide attempt

Killer's botched suicide attempt

A man jailed for causing the death of a groom-to-be in 2000 will return to prison after setting fire to his own flat.

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Stroke unit legal challenge to be heard at High Court

Stroke unit legal challenge to be heard at High Court

A High Court judge is to examine the legality of plans to shut a "vital" NHS stroke unit after a campaign by residents.

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Call for tighter restrictions on Dreamland sale

Call for tighter restrictions on Dreamland sale

Three independent valuations of Dreamland should be sought before it is sold to its current operators, councillors have recommended.

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Brutal attack left victim terrified

Brutal attack left victim terrified

The victim of an unprovoked attack which left him with a broken eye socket says he "no longer feels safe".

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Boy charged with attempted murder

Boy charged with attempted murder

A 17-year-old faces charges of attempted murder, grievous bodily harm, and violent disorder, after a stabbing.

Dreamland helps A-level pupils celebrate

Dreamland helps A-level pupils celebrate

The amusement park is offering a deal for those celebrating their results today.

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A-Level Results Day 2019

A-Level Results Day 2019

We'll have reaction as thousands of teenagers collect exam results today.

Man found dead on beach

Man found dead on beach

Police want to hear from witnesses after a man was found dead at the bottom of a cliff.

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