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News archive for March, 2013

Title Category Contributed
Trapped horse hauled from ditch on Romney Marsh
  • Emergency services
  • News
by editor on Mar 31, 2013 - 11:55 AM
White Cliffs of Dover tumble into the sea
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Mar 31, 2013 - 07:50 AM
Free lift to the shops for motorists parking in Folkestone car park
  • News
  • Parking
by editor on Mar 30, 2013 - 04:10 PM
Roger De Haan bursary fund offers grants to performing arts students in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on Mar 30, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Council staff at Folkestone Civic Centre get dressing down over abandoned dogs
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Mar 30, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Monk gets backing from Hawkinge and Romney Marsh councillors for Shepway leadership bid
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Mar 29, 2013 - 02:45 PM
Wax on, wax off for unique Sandgate Fire Station's Catch22 project
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Mar 29, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Fears that council objections to new Dover Hospital could jeopardise funding
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Mar 29, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh schools climb aboard for cross channel sailing challenge
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Mar 28, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Folkestone and Ashford shoe fraudster’s criminal cash gives step up to community
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 28, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Good news on unemployment in Folkestone and Hythe
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Mar 28, 2013 - 09:05 AM
Fears that Easter getaway through Dover could be hit by French port strike averted
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Mar 28, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Slimmed down barracks plan to bring 1,200 new homes to Folkestone
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Mar 27, 2013 - 04:45 PM
New helicopter search and rescue base to be stationed at Manston Airport
  • Emergency services
  • News
by editor on Mar 27, 2013 - 11:50 AM
£12million investment to make Dover and Thanet homes warm and cut heating bills across Kent
  • News
  • Welfare
by editor on Mar 27, 2013 - 09:25 AM
Man who allegedly groped girl's breast in Dover hunted by cops
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 27, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Dover Road in Canterbury in top ten of fastest British speeding convictions in 2012
  • Road safety
  • News
by editor on Mar 26, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Spring across the Channel on a Festival Trip to Europe aboard a Dover to Calais ferry
  • Tourism
  • Out & About
by editor on Mar 26, 2013 - 11:05 AM
What is the council doing about historic Folkestone bus shelter being used as urinal
  • Have your say!
by editor on Mar 26, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Kent residents urged to vote in County Council election.
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Mar 26, 2013 - 06:40 AM
Folkestone Academy leads the way at annual Hair and Beauty Show
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Mar 25, 2013 - 10:35 AM
Council Leader upbeat over the future of tourism in Kent
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Mar 25, 2013 - 07:15 AM
Ashford man charged over hit and run death of moped rider in Dorset
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 24, 2013 - 08:15 AM
Hawkinge and Folkestone could be following Chicago from years past
  • Have your say!
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 24, 2013 - 08:00 AM
Wave of thefts from cars floods Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 23, 2013 - 04:45 PM
Young scribblers quiz science boffins on Folkestone radio station
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Mar 23, 2013 - 11:05 AM
Hawkinge and Swingfield 'marriage' called off
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Mar 23, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Solutions demanded at Shepway meeting over Canterbury Road and Spitfire Way snow chaos
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 22, 2013 - 04:50 PM
Ready steady go for radio station marathon in Folkestone
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Mar 22, 2013 - 12:25 PM
Kent LGBT campaigners join demo outside Canterbury Cathedral for Archbishop enthronement - Photos
  • Religion
  • News
by editor on Mar 22, 2013 - 10:00 AM
Work set to begin on free outdoor gym in Hawkinge
  • News
  • Recreation
by editor on Mar 22, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Eurotunnel triples profits on the back of Jubilee and Olympic Games
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Mar 22, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Bogus police burgle homes in Folkestone, Dover and Whitstable
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 21, 2013 - 05:05 PM
Kent plans to profit from 'the greatest show on Earth'
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Mar 21, 2013 - 12:00 PM
Marsh fund makes tax free loan of £1million to create jobs at Hythe engineering firm
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Mar 21, 2013 - 11:20 AM
New Kent awards scheme thanking community stalwarts to be launched
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Mar 21, 2013 - 08:50 AM
'Downside for animal welfare and downside for local economy' if live animal exports resume from Dover
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Mar 21, 2013 - 06:40 AM
Folkestone Creative Quarter will miss UCF after brilliant Lost Boy production
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Mar 20, 2013 - 05:24 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - April 2013
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on Mar 20, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Dover sells itself with White Cliffs Country campaign
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Mar 20, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Asylum ultimatum issued by Kent County Council leader
  • Illegal immigration
  • News
by editor on Mar 20, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Drop in for apprenticeship advice at Folkestone hotel
  • Employment
  • News
by editor on Mar 19, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Pop-up promo for Folkestone Airshow opens in town centre
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Mar 19, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Shepway councillor praises British generosity
  • Charity
  • Have your say!
by editor on Mar 19, 2013 - 10:12 AM
Folkestone Leas Lift is back for 2013 after narrowly avoiding closure
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Mar 19, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Folkestone crash caused by two-way traffic claim Labour campaigners
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 18, 2013 - 04:55 PM
Kent County Councillor gives Swingfield nature reserve and Hawkinge cycle route a £3,000 boost - Photo
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Mar 18, 2013 - 09:00 AM
New Folkestone Further Education college announcement is welcomed
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Mar 18, 2013 - 08:05 AM
Minutes of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 13 February 2013
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Minutes
by editor on Mar 17, 2013 - 07:00 PM
Olivia Newton-John had everyone floating on a cloud of nostalgia
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Mar 17, 2013 - 03:30 PM
'Rotten apples' using Folkestone bus shelter as urinal
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Mar 17, 2013 - 09:05 AM
Grandmother and 4-year-old grandson escape blaze in Folkestone flat
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Mar 16, 2013 - 12:05 PM
13-year-old boy dies in crash with digger near Dover
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 16, 2013 - 08:55 AM
Dover village railway opening for the season - Photo
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Mar 16, 2013 - 07:55 AM
Solution sought for snow shambles in Hawkinge
  • Have your say!
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 15, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Nominees for Kent Community Safety Awards 2013 announced
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 15, 2013 - 02:00 PM
MP Damian 'keen' to help Folkestone Academy disabled students with Sports Wheelchairs fundraising - Photos
  • Disabled
  • News
by editor on Mar 15, 2013 - 01:54 PM
Major boost for town as £7 million sports centre opens in Folkestone
  • News
by editor on Mar 15, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Eurotunnel to create international tournament standard golf club and spa on English Channel coast
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Mar 15, 2013 - 08:25 AM
Charlie rolls up his sleeves at Dover Jobs Fair
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Mar 15, 2013 - 12:05 AM
New look Labour as young blood takes over in Folkestone and Hythe - Photo
  • Politics
  • News
by editor on Mar 14, 2013 - 05:10 PM
86-year-old woman in Ashford village targeted by bogus gas board employees
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 14, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Food tourism celebrated at Folkestone Fish Festival
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Mar 14, 2013 - 10:35 AM
Young biker suffers serious injuries in Canterbury City Centre crash
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 14, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Red Arrows return to Folkestone for 'biggest and best yet' airshow
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Mar 14, 2013 - 12:00 AM
Dover Civic Service brings the community together
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Mar 13, 2013 - 01:30 PM
Praise from America for 'fantastic' Folkestone and Hawkinge snow pictures
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 13, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Kent County Council slammed over frozen roads in Folkestone area
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 13, 2013 - 08:35 AM
Blot on the landscape in Folkestone needs a mural - Photo
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Mar 13, 2013 - 05:55 AM
Kent Councillor quizzes Highways Manager to probe why major roads were impassable in Folkestone and Hawkinge
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Mar 12, 2013 - 05:30 PM
Septuagenarian Joe Brown playing in Kent brings back memories of grandfather
  • Entertainment
  • News features
by editor on Mar 12, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Dover and Folkestone area readers snow photos 12 March 2013 - updated throughout the day
  • News features
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 12, 2013 - 09:46 AM
It must be bad if The Churchill in Hawkinge is closed by snow - along with 42 other Dover and Folkestone schools
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 12, 2013 - 08:36 AM
Last chance to snap up free My Kent Big Weekend tickets
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Mar 12, 2013 - 08:35 AM
Folkestone and Sandgate turn out in stellar send off to former BBC space writer Reg Turnill
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Mar 12, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Snow and ice emergency Kent roads round-up - 20:45 11 March 2013
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 11, 2013 - 10:42 PM
Chaos as council gritters fail to keep traffic moving on Canterbury Road and Spitfire Way in Hawkinge
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Mar 11, 2013 - 08:23 PM
Cutty Sark rises from the ashes - Photos
  • Tourism
  • Out & About
by editor on Mar 11, 2013 - 10:40 AM
Second consultation under way over Dover play area
  • News
  • Recreation
by editor on Mar 11, 2013 - 09:05 AM
National award for digging in Folkestone
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Mar 11, 2013 - 07:05 AM
Try Angle award nominations open to celebrate achievements of special young people in Kent
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Mar 10, 2013 - 12:58 PM
Arsonist hunted after hundreds of bales of hay destroyed near Ashford
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Mar 10, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP brushes off attack by Labour over claim he is putting career before constituents
  • Politics
  • News
by editor on Mar 09, 2013 - 12:00 PM
Roads closed and pub flooded as torrential rain hits Folkestone area - Photos
  • News
  • Flooding
by editor on Mar 09, 2013 - 09:36 AM
Dover district residents to feel the pinch as Council Tax bills rise
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Mar 09, 2013 - 07:45 AM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 13 March 2013
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Agendas
by editor on Mar 08, 2013 - 07:05 PM
Which Danton gave his name to Danton Pinch near Folkestone?
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Mar 08, 2013 - 04:25 PM
Excitement mounts as announcement of shortlist for Kent Community Safety Awards in Ashford draws closer
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Mar 08, 2013 - 11:05 AM
Police arrest man after lorry driver seriously hurt in A20 crash near Dover
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 08, 2013 - 08:20 AM
Nose wheel of freight aircraft flying from Manston Airport in Kent collapses at Dublin
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 08, 2013 - 06:40 AM
Canterbury is all of a quiver in search of medieval traders and artisans
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Mar 07, 2013 - 04:55 PM
Trading Standards warn people in Kent not to be tempted to dial 5 in £1,000 pension scam
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Mar 07, 2013 - 12:20 PM
Thieves in Folkestone and Canterbury target garden ornaments and tools
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 07, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Lots of goings on in Folkestone for International Women's Day
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Mar 07, 2013 - 09:45 AM
Government Planning Minister urged for decision on Lydd Airport by Folkestone and Hythe MP
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Mar 07, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Dover and Deal MP fights to replace Human Rights Act with his British Bill of Rights and Responsibilities
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Mar 07, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Cops injured and three police vehicles damaged in Folkestone after car driver forced to stop - Photos
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 06, 2013 - 04:55 PM
Young local dancers perform with 'energy and flair' at the Quarterhouse in Folkestone - Photos
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Mar 06, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Man arrested following alleged assault on 65-year-old in Lydd
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 06, 2013 - 07:15 AM
Decision to hold another Hawkinge Allotment Society quiz is a no brainer
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Mar 05, 2013 - 10:00 PM
Warning after bogus callers target elderly Ashford residents
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 05, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Folkestone and Hythe residents warned over looming deadline for reclaiming care home fees
  • News
  • Welfare
by editor on Mar 05, 2013 - 10:45 AM
Driver jailed for causing death of young woman following tragic Ashford crash
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 05, 2013 - 08:40 AM
Local organisations invited to bid in Folkestone area facelift project
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Mar 05, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Lydd man who raped young girl jailed for 14 years
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 04, 2013 - 04:55 PM
Kent blitz on potholes after extra £1.15 million investment
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Mar 04, 2013 - 12:00 PM
Armed robbers escape with cash in post office raid at Dover village
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 04, 2013 - 07:40 AM
Jack and the Beanstalk pantomime at Capel-le-Ferne
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Mar 04, 2013 - 12:05 AM
Flood protection work defending 8,000 homes on storm hit coast between Folkestone and Hythe
  • News
  • Flooding
by editor on Mar 03, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Kent concessionary bus pass due to expire in March?
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Mar 03, 2013 - 09:50 AM
Three Dover actors shoot pilot
  • News
  • Film
by editor on Mar 02, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Woman jailed for breaking into Folkestone homes
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 02, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Lancashire Police try to trace next of kin of former Folkestone woman
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Mar 02, 2013 - 10:10 AM
Operation Castle leads to arrests in Canterbury and Dover
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 02, 2013 - 08:10 AM
Man in Ashford uses knife to cut strap in attempted handbag snatch - Photo
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Mar 01, 2013 - 05:05 PM
People who like dressing up wanted in Canterbury
  • Employment
  • News
by editor on Mar 01, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Hollywood glamour comes to Folkestone as cinema rolls out the red carpet for big charity screening - Photo
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Mar 01, 2013 - 12:10 PM
Bus companies in Kent on board for better services
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Mar 01, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Appeal after car ends up in ditch off A20 near Dover
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Mar 01, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Dover and North Kent actors walk the red carpet at Les Miserables screening
  • News
  • Film
by editor on Mar 01, 2013 - 06:45 AM