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Families fear repeat of huge crowds and 'mass brawl'

Families fear repeat of huge crowds and 'mass brawl'

A beach gathering of more than 100 people descended into chaos, sparking concerns over more trouble when temperatures soar again this week.

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Fly-tipper tracked down and fined £400

Fly-tipper tracked down and fined £400

A fly-tipper has been fined £400 for dumping rubbish after an enforcement officer tracked her down.

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Residents' horror at return of the 'blob'

Residents' horror at return of the 'blob'

An appeal to overturn a decision by councillors to reject a bid for a development of shops and flats has been lodged.

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Circus to return as owner wakes from coma

Circus to return as owner wakes from coma

A popular family-run travelling circus will restart tours this summer as its co-owner remains seriously injured in hospital after being hit by a car.

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Defender re-joins Town

Defender re-joins Town

Whitstable Town have announced the signing of a defender who will be a familiar face to the club's supporters.

Barrier installed at harbour in bid to tackle boy-racers

Barrier installed at harbour in bid to tackle boy-racers

A barrier has been installed at a harbour after fed-up residents complained boy-racers were making living nearby a "nightmare".

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School announces stringent measures for September reopening

School announces stringent measures for September reopening

A secondary school is understood to be one of the first to announce reopening plans for September.

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‘Children will be exposed to drunks and lewd behaviour’

‘Children will be exposed to drunks and lewd behaviour’

A new outdoor seating area for 120 people on a beach would expose children to drunken crowds and “lewd behaviour”, councillors fear.

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Dog owners fined for failing to control pets on beach

Dog owners fined for failing to control pets on beach

Two dog owners have been hit with £100 fines after allowing their pets to run free on a popular beach and 'cause alarm to members of the public'.

Kent MP calls for crackdown on sale of 'hippy crack'

Kent MP calls for crackdown on sale of 'hippy crack'

An MP has called for tighter restrictions on the sale of nitrous oxide - including raising the age of sale to people aged over 25.

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Yobs leave beer, drugs and burning fire at beauty spot

Yobs leave beer, drugs and burning fire at beauty spot

A burning fire, drugs and beer bottles have been found discarded on a popular green space this morning.

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Look inside home of inventor which is up for sale

Look inside home of inventor which is up for sale

The stunning former home of an inventor dubbed the "Infernal Diver" - who co-invented the diving helmet - is on the market.

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Controversially-built luxury holiday lets fully booked for first weekend

Controversially-built luxury holiday lets fully booked for first weekend

Holidaymakers are set to descend on a town this weekend as a firm launches its controversially-built luxury accommodation.

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Circus owner hit by car suffers serious injuries

Circus owner hit by car suffers serious injuries

A popular family-run travelling circus has been left devastated after its co-owner was struck by a car and left seriously injured.

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How to spot incredible comet in sky during July

How to spot incredible comet in sky during July

Stunning photos have captured a comet 64 million miles away as it streaks its way across the skies.

Bigger bins at beach will cost £4.5k each

Bigger bins at beach will cost £4.5k each

Campaigners are conflicted about how to tackle rubbish near a beach after hearing how much they would cost.

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Fourth murder charge after young dad shot

Fourth murder charge after young dad shot

Police have stepped up a murder investigation that saw armed police storm a holiday home on the Kent coast after a man was gunned down in the street.

Promising talent moves on

Promising talent moves on

Whitstable Town winger John Ufuah has taken the opportunity to step up a level with a move to another Kent club.

Woman dies after fears for welfare spark large police response

Woman dies after fears for welfare spark large police response

A woman has died after six ambulances and three police cars were called to a property.

Man spat at and woman verbally abused at harbour

Man spat at and woman verbally abused at harbour

A man was spat at and a woman verbally abused during an assault at a harbour.

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