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"We will remember them"

"We will remember them"

A memorial service took place in Whitstable this morning to remember the men killed during the First World War.

Mum's agonising wait for ambulance

Mum's agonising wait for ambulance

A mum whose daughter was left in agony after breaking her arm in two places was forced to wait for a 999 operator to answer.

Man found dead in woodland

Man found dead in woodland

A man has been found dead in woodland at a popular walking spot.

Gaza poster sparks "anti-semitic" claims

Gaza poster sparks "anti-semitic" claims

A woman claims her right to peaceful protest has been abused after police were called in and a political poster removed.

Man, 28, who died on beach named

Man, 28, who died on beach named

A young man who died from a suspected heart attack after collapsing on a beach has been named.

Fuse box fire at newsagents

Fuse box fire at newsagents

Fire crews dealt with an electrical fire at a newsagents this afternoon, which shut down power.

Carnival brings taste of Venice to Oyster festival

Carnival brings taste of Venice to Oyster festival

A host of new events have been added to the line-up at the Whitstable Oyster Festival, which gets under way today.

Mystery graffiti artist strikes again

Mystery graffiti artist strikes again

A Banksy-style graffiti artist who creates works of art under the cover of darkness has struck again in a Kent seaside town.

Tragedy of young mum's mystery death at home

Tragedy of young mum's mystery death at home

Friends and family of an 'inspirational' young mother have been left stunned after she died suddenly at home.

Vandals raid popular cafe

Vandals raid popular cafe

Shocked staff at Tea and Times say a safe containing a large quantity of cash was taken.

Ward says pre-season has reached vital stage

Ward says pre-season has reached vital stage

Danny Ward says Whitstable's next two games are a crucial part of the club's pre-season build-up.

Gorrell Tank set to reopen

Gorrell Tank set to reopen

Whitstable's biggest car park was closed suddenly in April following a safety inspection.

Have you seen this man?

Have you seen this man?

Officers are confident the man has valuable information about the theft after arriving in Whitstable travelling from Herne Bay.

Ceramic designer hopes Happy video will be smash hit

Ceramic designer hopes Happy video will be smash hit

A potter is hoping his new music video in the same mould as Pharrell Williams's Happy will help his business become a smash hit.

Lightning bolt causes fire devastation

Lightning bolt causes fire devastation

An elderly couple had to be rescued after their home became engulfed in flames following a lightning strike

Train passengers face delays after lorry strikes railway bridge

Train passengers face delays after lorry strikes railway bridge

Trains have been suspended after a lorry hit a bridge... for the second time in a week.

Sea Scouts rescue stranded jetskiers

Sea Scouts rescue stranded jetskiers

Two jetskiers who started to sink in the sea off the Kent coast were rescued... by Sea Scouts.

Contaminated waste puts children at risk

Contaminated waste puts children at risk

Children playing with dead rats, used syringes and nappies as rubbish piles up in cul-de-sac

Neigh-bourhood watches out for escaped horses

Neigh-bourhood watches out for escaped horses

Police have cordoned off a residential street after chasing a pair of horses through a Kent town.

Lorry collision causes rail delays

Lorry collision causes rail delays

Trains were halted for 45 minutes after a lorry hit the bridge this afternoon.

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