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Police descend on school after bomb scare

Police descend on school after bomb scare

A school was evacuated following a hoax call about a bomb.

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Margate make double signing

Margate make double signing

Margate have made a couple of new signings including a potential fans’ favourite.

Bum deal! Drug runner had crack cocaine between his buttocks

Bum deal! Drug runner had crack cocaine between his buttocks

A drug runner who stuffed crack cocaine between his buttocks and brashly dealt in front of officers has been jailed.

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Fears staycationers will be greeted by 'eyesore' of caravans

Fears staycationers will be greeted by 'eyesore' of caravans

Residents fear staycationers will be greeted by an "eyesore" of caravans and white vans parked at a seaside beauty spot since the first lockdown.

Uniform shop's victory over 'revealing' girls PE kit

Uniform shop's victory over 'revealing' girls PE kit

A schoolwear shop has successfully campaigned to have the standard length of girls PE skorts made longer.

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Big screen sport and DJ sets for 1,000 at 'open-air pub'

Big screen sport and DJ sets for 1,000 at 'open-air pub'

Up to 1,000 people will be able to soak up the atmosphere at an open-air pub this summer - with the Euros on a big screen and street food on the menu.

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Campaigners devastated as work begins on chopping down tree

Campaigners devastated as work begins on chopping down tree

The fight to save a mature sycamore reached a tragic climax for campaigners this morning as its branches were sliced through with a chainsaw.

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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Girl facing impossible odds now cancer-free

Girl facing impossible odds now cancer-free

A 10-year-old girl whose cancer spread rapidly through her body leaving her family fearing the worst is in remission and about to have a transplant.

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Full results from local elections in Thanet

Full results from local elections in Thanet

Voters have taken to the polls to elect who they want to represent them on the county council.

'Do you want your shoes or a nine millimetre?'

'Do you want your shoes or a nine millimetre?'

A blundering robber who threatened to shoot his victim over a pair of trainers has avoided jail.

Luxury seafront apartments snapped up - but more to go on sale

Luxury seafront apartments snapped up - but more to go on sale

Bosses behind a luxury seafront development say they are ahead of schedule with almost all the first apartments snapped up by buyers.

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Dad left disabled after A&E staff fail to X-ray broken hip

Dad left disabled after A&E staff fail to X-ray broken hip

A former labourer has been compensated with £80,000 from a health trust after medics failed to X-ray his fractured hip after a 15ft fall.

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Paedophile avoids jail after waiting years for court date

Paedophile avoids jail after waiting years for court date

A man has avoided jail after a “straightforward” police investigation was not brought before the court for three-and-a-half years.

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First doses of Covid jab start up again at mass centre

First doses of Covid jab start up again at mass centre

People will be able to book their first dose at a mass vaccination centre again after the service was suspended for a month.

Tracey Emin 'never been so happy' after life-saving surgery

Tracey Emin 'never been so happy' after life-saving surgery

One of the world's most controversial artists has "never been so happy" - following life-altering surgery to remove an aggressive form of cancer.

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Knife held to teen's throat in park robbery

Knife held to teen's throat in park robbery

A knife was pushed against a teenager's throat as a gang forced a group of mates to empty their pockets during a terrifying robbery.

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Iconic dance duos to headline new festival

Iconic dance duos to headline new festival

Two iconic dance music duos will be headlining a new festival at a popular seaside attraction.

Sinkhole opens in residential street

Sinkhole opens in residential street

A road has been shut after a sinkhole opened up in the residential area.

Metal detectorist finds urn on beach

Metal detectorist finds urn on beach

A metal detectorist stumbled across an urn which appeared to be filled.

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