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'They told us it was on fire'

'They told us it was on fire'

Family's thanks as flames spotted by eagle-eyed neighbours and passers-by.

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Major sea search launched for 'distressed woman'

Major sea search launched for 'distressed woman'

The coastguard, police and RNLI carried out a huge search operation in the early hours after a distressed woman went missing.

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'I can no longer afford to live in town I love'

'I can no longer afford to live in town I love'

An author and retired postman fears his time in a town “may be coming to an end” because he has been priced out of the rental market.

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Porpoise found on beach

Porpoise found on beach

A harbour porpoise was discovered on a beach this morning.

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Vile vandals deface famed artwork of the Queen

Vile vandals deface famed artwork of the Queen

Crass graffiti has been scrawled on a beloved piece of street art created by a popular Kent artist.

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'Brazen' supermarket shoplifter jailed

'Brazen' supermarket shoplifter jailed

A man who stole items including meat, alcohol, chocolates and washing detergent from 20 stores across the county has been handed a prison sentence.

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Kent B&B ranked among Britain's best

Kent B&B ranked among Britain's best

A bed and breakfast where each room has its own garden and hot tub has been named among Britain's best coastal retreats.

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Blaze at home sparked by hot ash

Blaze at home sparked by hot ash

Firefighters have tackled a fire in a residential road that began in a bag of hot ash from a log-burning stove.

Hooded thug tries to rob teen in alleyway

Hooded thug tries to rob teen in alleyway

A hooded man who tried to steal a phone from a teenage boy before pushing him into a bush is being hunted by police.

Thug tried throwing pregnant girlfriend from window

Thug tried throwing pregnant girlfriend from window

A violent bully punctured his girlfriend's lung, stripped her clothes and threw away her father's ashes during a terrifying campaign of violence.

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Blackman can't wait for Saturday

Blackman can't wait for Saturday

Whitstable Town are finally back in weekend action on a Saturday - and manager Lloyd Blackman is delighted.

Inside Kent's most spectacular sea view homes

Inside Kent's most spectacular sea view homes

The county boasts some jaw-dropping properties along its coast - but you'd need deep pockets to buy them.

‘I drove my husband 500 miles to end his life’

‘I drove my husband 500 miles to end his life’

Three women are dedicating their lives to fighting for a change in assisted dying laws — here are their heartbreaking reasons for doing so.

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Grieving artist fears losing sight and hobby

Grieving artist fears losing sight and hobby

A grandfather who paints portraits to cope with the death of his wife now fears losing his vision and being robbed of his hobby.

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Angry mum sold baby milk month past best-before date

Angry mum sold baby milk month past best-before date

A supermarket has apologised after a mum bought baby milk for her 10-week-old son a month past its best-before date.

Sainsbury's tannoy interrupts two minute silence

Sainsbury's tannoy interrupts two minute silence

Supermarket shoppers were "upset" when a two minute silence was interrupted by a tannoy announcement.

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Former Thomas Cook store reopens

Former Thomas Cook store reopens

A former Thomas Cook store has reopened after being taken over by an independent travel agent.

Cyclist taken to hospital after crash with car

Cyclist taken to hospital after crash with car

A cyclist was taken to hospital after a collision with a car.

Landlord's warning after near-miss

Landlord's warning after near-miss

Drinkers were left stunned when a 4x4 ploughed into a traffic light outside a micropub.

Gran's surgery to rebuild jaw using leg bone

Gran's surgery to rebuild jaw using leg bone

A grandmother had major surgery to rebuild her jaw after developing mouth cancer and surgeons used a bone from her leg.

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