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News archive for August, 2011

Title Category Contributed
Visit Kent new partnership to boost tourism across Shepway
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Aug 31, 2011 - 09:25 AM
Lack of affordable housing in Folkestone and Hythe is failing to be addressed by Council claim Greens
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Aug 31, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Final chance to visit Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway before new school term starts (Photo)
  • Transport
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 31, 2011 - 05:40 AM
Folkestone Classic Film Club - Autumn 2011 programme
  • News
  • Film
by editor on Aug 30, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Endangered howler monkey born in Kent wild animal park (Photo)
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Aug 30, 2011 - 06:55 AM
Twenty-five RNLI charity swimmers rescued after being swept out to sea off Kent coast
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 29, 2011 - 01:45 PM
Mount Ephraim near Canterbury is a hidden gem (Photos)
  • Leisure
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 29, 2011 - 07:10 AM
Dover residents urged - don't lose your right to vote
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Aug 29, 2011 - 05:50 AM
Enough is enough - youths in Hawkinge are causing a lot of problems
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on Aug 29, 2011 - 03:35 AM
Twenty firefighters battle Folkestone house blaze (Photo)
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Aug 28, 2011 - 09:07 AM
Tombstoning DVD slashes number of recorded incidents in Dover to just one over summer holidays
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 27, 2011 - 01:20 PM
Challenge to Folkestone and Hythe MP over whether or not he supports controversial Sandgate development
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Aug 27, 2011 - 10:30 AM
Police appeal after stabbing in Folkestone (Photo)
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 26, 2011 - 10:21 AM
Man and dog in dramatic cliff rescue near Folkestone (Photo)
  • Emergency services
  • News
by editor on Aug 26, 2011 - 07:05 AM
Mystery of memory loss man found on Kent beach solved
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2011 - 06:10 PM
Folkestone Urban Sirens press for their response to be heard
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2011 - 10:17 AM
Donations urgently needed to save struggling Kent recycling company from scrapheap
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2011 - 07:15 AM
One-hundred and fifty-one and still going strong in Hythe
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 25, 2011 - 03:05 AM
HEdGe Meeting Friday 22nd August 2011
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 25, 2011 - 12:05 AM
Merchant Navy Day celebration to be held in Dover
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 24, 2011 - 05:51 PM
Tourism team help more than 11,500 Port of Dover visitors since March (Photo)
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Aug 24, 2011 - 10:25 AM
Holidaymakers hit as Eurotunnel suspends bookings ahead of weekend strike
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Aug 24, 2011 - 09:30 AM
Folkestone Urban Sirens keep up protest despite being lambasted by newspaper letter (Photo)
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Aug 24, 2011 - 06:15 AM
Folkestone park pond fenced off over toxic algae fears
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2011 - 09:21 AM
Vintage Southern Region electric trains set to run on East Kent railway near Dover
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2011 - 04:55 AM
Battle of Britain theme for Air Show (Photos)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 23, 2011 - 04:15 AM
Volunteers wanted to help White Cliffs Countryside Partnership - September 2011
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on Aug 23, 2011 - 02:35 AM
Mystery surrounds lost memory man found on Kent beach (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2011 - 05:05 PM
A tribute to the Red Arrows
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2011 - 02:04 PM
The day Laurel and Hardy rode on the Kent miniature railway
  • Local history
  • News features
by editor on Aug 22, 2011 - 08:20 AM
Explore Kent with great value days out
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Aug 22, 2011 - 04:55 AM
Record breaking A level results for Dover College
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Aug 21, 2011 - 07:15 AM
Kent Police appeal after four people seriously injured in car crash on Romney Marsh - Updated
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Aug 21, 2011 - 07:10 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - September 2011
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on Aug 21, 2011 - 02:30 AM
East Kent woman admits false claim she was abducted and raped
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 20, 2011 - 05:55 AM
Lorry driver jailed after immigrants found in trailer of frozen desserts bound for Kent
  • Illegal immigration
  • News
by editor on Aug 20, 2011 - 05:50 AM
Dover Youth Theatre play to packed house
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Aug 19, 2011 - 04:55 PM
South East Kent appeal to save of the Elham and Wye Lions Club Christmas Float
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 19, 2011 - 08:55 AM
Chloë to retry triple English Channel swim after previous attempt left her in intensive care in Kent hospital (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 19, 2011 - 07:30 AM
Dover welcomes Pfizer site Enterprise Zone decision
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Aug 19, 2011 - 06:25 AM
Dover Conservative councillor suspended following riot remarks on Facebook
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2011 - 04:31 PM
Shepway Council makes £1m pledge for jobs
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2011 - 08:15 AM
Good news for the East Kent economy
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 18, 2011 - 08:00 AM
Kent website by bikers, for bikers launched to help reduce crashes
  • Road safety
  • News
by editor on Aug 18, 2011 - 07:25 AM
Sun, Sea and Ska at Folkestone music festival
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Aug 17, 2011 - 07:30 AM
Free security marking offered on mobile phones, bikes and laptops in Folkestone
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 17, 2011 - 05:30 AM
Anti-social behaviour hard-line by Kent cops collars 14 and 62-year-old
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 16, 2011 - 07:10 AM
Dover sound recycling is music to youngsters ears
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 16, 2011 - 05:35 AM
Top trophy for green-fingered Tracy at Hawkinge allotments open day (Photo)
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 16, 2011 - 03:55 AM
Kent walkers encouraged to Coast Along for WaterAid
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 15, 2011 - 09:20 AM
Dover Youth Theatre song and dance at summer workshop (Photo)
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Aug 15, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Kent man travels 23,000 miles for a full English breakfast (Photos)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 15, 2011 - 05:50 AM
Kent 'big cat' researcher reports 7 foot long animal spotted in Hawkinge
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Aug 14, 2011 - 05:05 AM
Wildlife gets helping hand during major water treatment projects at Romney Marsh (Photos)
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 13, 2011 - 07:20 PM
Quick-thinking train passengers use mobile phones to snap youngsters throwing items on Kent railway track
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 13, 2011 - 05:05 AM
Good news for Dover port traffic after new lane to open at Roundhill Tunnel viaduct
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Aug 13, 2011 - 04:25 AM
No disturbances overnight in Kent - but major policing operation to continue over weekend
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 12, 2011 - 04:49 PM
Hundreds of Folkestone schools' pupils visit Roman Villa excavation site (Photo)
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Aug 12, 2011 - 04:30 PM
Gilbert and Sullivan concert in Sandgate to support music charity
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Aug 12, 2011 - 09:05 AM
Ship-shape for splash-down at Hythe Venetian Fete
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Aug 12, 2011 - 07:35 AM
Police appeal after £30,000 East Kent barn blaze
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Aug 12, 2011 - 06:00 AM
Folkestone Leas Lift - truly an inspiration
  • Local history
  • News features
by editor on Aug 11, 2011 - 05:20 AM
Two teenage boys arrested after string of vandalism offences at Dover school
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 11, 2011 - 04:30 AM
Hundreds join the Step Short First World War memorial march
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 11, 2011 - 02:45 AM
Folkestone and Ashford arrests as Kent Police target metal thefts
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 11, 2011 - 02:00 AM
HEdGe - Hawkinge Environment Group meeting
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2011 - 08:25 PM
Kent Police report successful clampdown operation in response to disorder on Monday night
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2011 - 08:17 PM
Recycling team takes to Dover streets
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2011 - 07:50 PM
Lifeboat crew rescue horse swimming half a mile off East Kent coast
  • Emergency services
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2011 - 05:45 AM
Two arrested in Folkestone for inciting others to riot
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 10, 2011 - 05:30 AM
Couple sought in connection with baby girl discovered in east Kent lake
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2011 - 10:33 AM
Facing the music and dancing at Dover College
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Police release CCTV images following robbery of 68-year-old woman in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 09, 2011 - 05:50 AM
East Kent Railway 100 year celebrations brings in the crowds (Photos)
  • Local history
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 09, 2011 - 03:50 AM
Hawkinge man becomes British Citizen at Palace ceremony (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 08, 2011 - 05:25 AM
Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway is not just a great day out for the children (Photos)
  • Local history
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 07, 2011 - 04:19 PM
Firefighters tackle plastics storage unit blaze in Dover and rescue pet dog in Hawkinge
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Aug 07, 2011 - 11:04 AM
Village litter pickers unearth a tent - (Photo)
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 07, 2011 - 07:50 AM
Folkestone exhibition tells the story of the journey of the Unknown Warrior (Photo)
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Aug 06, 2011 - 09:30 AM
Lydd Airport in Kent earmarked to welcome visitors to the London Olympics
  • News
  • Olympics
by editor on Aug 06, 2011 - 06:25 AM
Dover Police crackdown on anti social behaviour
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 06, 2011 - 12:25 AM
Is this the most romantic park bench in Kent?
  • Development
  • Have your say!
by editor on Aug 06, 2011 - 12:05 AM
Dover Council welcome new criteria for sale of major trust ports
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Aug 05, 2011 - 06:55 AM
Folkestone Urban Sirens keep up 'Mermaid' protest (Photos)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 05, 2011 - 06:20 AM
Revised Hawkinge supermarket plans fail to impress protestors
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Aug 05, 2011 - 12:40 AM
I accept your challenge, along with Damian Collins
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on Aug 05, 2011 - 12:20 AM
Minister sets deadline for Dover Harbour Board port sale plans
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2011 - 04:10 PM
Peter Jurzynski chooses to stay in Channel swim retirement
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2011 - 05:00 AM
Seafront handrails included in latest reports of metal thefts in East Kent
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2011 - 04:25 AM
East Kent construction company in line for prestigious award
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Aug 04, 2011 - 03:45 AM
Too little growth and too much debt
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Aug 04, 2011 - 12:10 AM
Early bird free places for Drawing Workshop in Folkestone
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Aug 03, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone and Sandgate councillors battle against controversial Martello Towers conversion and homes plan
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Aug 03, 2011 - 04:25 AM
Vibrant new art exhibition comes to Crabble Corn Mill in Dover (Photo)
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Aug 03, 2011 - 04:05 AM
Sit back to a special evening of musical variety
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Aug 03, 2011 - 03:25 AM
Railways across the country - two very different lines (Photos)
  • Transport
  • Out & About
by editor on Aug 03, 2011 - 03:00 AM
Like rabbits caught in the glare of spotlights
  • Road safety
  • Have your say!
by editor on Aug 03, 2011 - 12:05 AM
Perfume of sweet peas wafts through the Village Hall
  • News
  • Gardening
by editor on Aug 02, 2011 - 06:05 PM
Hythe Venetian Fete tickets selling fast
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Aug 02, 2011 - 11:55 AM
Dover parents give up their summer holiday to buy students video camera to complete their film project
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Aug 02, 2011 - 08:10 AM
Safety warning over children playing in Folkestone Harbour water fountains
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Aug 02, 2011 - 07:40 AM
Step Short project to hold 3rd Commemorative March
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Aug 02, 2011 - 12:30 AM
Celebrations at Folkestone Leas Lift as it carries 100,000 passengers in its first year (Photo)
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Aug 01, 2011 - 12:15 PM
Cod dumping in the English Channel costing UK £1bn
  • Economy
  • News
by editor on Aug 01, 2011 - 10:45 AM