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News archive for October, 2012

Title Category Contributed
Elderly man dies after being hit by lorry while crossing busy road in Deal - Photo
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Oct 31, 2012 - 05:15 PM
Two soldiers from the Folkestone based Royal Gurkha Rifles killed in Afghanistan - Update
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Oct 31, 2012 - 04:55 PM
Two men charged after theft of more than 100 memorial plaques from Hawkinge crematorium
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 31, 2012 - 02:10 PM
Thief pedaling mountain bike nicked by Dover town centre cop
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 31, 2012 - 11:40 AM
62-year-old man who claimed teens assaulted him in Lydd found guilty of assaulting them
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 31, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Eurotunnel's Dover Calais MyFerryLink operation referred to competition regulator
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Oct 31, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Dead cat found in Gibraltar Lane Hawkinge
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Oct 30, 2012 - 05:47 PM
Dover Choral Society to perform in Town Hall
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Oct 30, 2012 - 02:55 PM
Hurricane Sandy report from Folkestone's 'foreign correspondant' on the ground in Connecticut
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Oct 30, 2012 - 01:27 PM
What Kent schoolkids wear after dark 'could mean the difference between life and death'
  • Road safety
  • News
by editor on Oct 30, 2012 - 11:45 AM
No tricks, just treats at Halloween Comicfest in Canterbury - Photo
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Oct 30, 2012 - 09:05 AM
Thief 'distracted' after car broken into in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 30, 2012 - 06:50 AM
Hard times for Leas Lift after Folkestone 'deserted in droves' as parking meters deter motorists - Photo
  • News
  • Parking
by editor on Oct 29, 2012 - 05:35 PM
Teen driver seriously injured after crash in New Romney
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Oct 29, 2012 - 11:40 AM
One in three Shepway councillors facing the axe in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Oct 29, 2012 - 09:35 AM
Dover Calais ferries collide off French coast in high winds and rough seas - Photo
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Oct 29, 2012 - 07:20 AM
A taste of Pashley Manor Gardens in East Sussex - Photos
  • Tourism
  • Out & About
by editor on Oct 28, 2012 - 05:45 PM
Folkestone Academy Student donates wheelchair to 103-year-old resident at Hythe Rest Home - Photo
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Oct 28, 2012 - 04:10 PM
Hawkinge Mayor joins war veterans and Kent dignitaries for Poppy Day Launch in Maidstone - Photo
  • News
  • War
by editor on Oct 28, 2012 - 10:15 AM
Police appeal after man is attacked at ASDA in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 28, 2012 - 08:17 AM
Folkestone man treated for broken jaw following assault in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 27, 2012 - 04:50 PM
Folkestone Academy strikes gold
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Oct 27, 2012 - 02:00 PM
Thieves raid farm near Ashford twice in a week
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 27, 2012 - 11:45 AM
Race to beat the icy weather on Kent roads
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Oct 27, 2012 - 07:35 AM
Kent and south east MEP puts a sticky euromyth to bed
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Oct 26, 2012 - 05:35 PM
Dover MP's political pooch wins commons 'Crufts' to become top dog
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Oct 26, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Tips for staying safe during Halloween and firework festivities in Dover
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Oct 26, 2012 - 07:10 AM
£8,000 mobile phone haul reported by Canterbury stores
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 25, 2012 - 04:45 PM
Tourism attractions' chance to cash in on My Kent Big Weekend 2013
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Oct 25, 2012 - 02:25 PM
Good Samaritan driver sought after stopping to help two men assaulted in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 25, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Longing for the day the much hated building in Dover is blown up
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Oct 25, 2012 - 09:25 AM
Folkestone empty shops to get a new lease of life from Government grant
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Oct 25, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Black woman punched in the head in alleged racist assault in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 24, 2012 - 05:10 PM
Cool European project will give Kent tourism a boost
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Oct 24, 2012 - 11:45 AM
'Sandgate since the swinging sixties' takes look at English Channel town - Photo
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Oct 24, 2012 - 08:55 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - November 2012
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on Oct 24, 2012 - 06:25 AM
Dog fouling in Folkestone area claimed to be 'worst in Kent'
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 23, 2012 - 05:15 PM
More to the art deco edifice between Dover and Hawkinge than meets the eye - Photo
  • Local history
  • News features
by editor on Oct 23, 2012 - 11:40 AM
CCTV image released after Folkestone supermarket theft allegation - Photo
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 23, 2012 - 08:27 AM
Young comics from Rochester and Dover to appear on BBC show - Photo
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Oct 22, 2012 - 05:25 PM
Pavement Pounders lead innovation walk during Folkestone Book Festival
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Oct 22, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Armed police shoot man with rubber bullet in Dover - Photo
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 22, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Police release picture of woman following assault in Ashford nightclub
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Oct 22, 2012 - 06:55 AM
It's the wonder of Winchelsea - Photos
  • Tourism
  • Out & About
by editor on Oct 21, 2012 - 08:15 AM
New special edition DVD of Doctor Who shot at Dungeness and Folkestone - Photo
  • News
  • Film
by editor on Oct 21, 2012 - 08:05 AM
Appeal for witnesses to alleged sex assault in Canterbury car park
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 20, 2012 - 04:20 PM
Kent Police warning to motorists after airgun fired at vehicles on M20
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 20, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Folkestone Academy students raising awareness on human rights
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Oct 20, 2012 - 08:40 AM
Police hunt man after alleged robbery of university student at cash machine in Canterbury - Photo
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 19, 2012 - 04:56 PM
Folkestone Channel Tunnel passengers equal to population of United States
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Oct 19, 2012 - 11:45 AM
Folkestone Step Short World War One commemorations must include 'other' side of debates
  • News features
  • War
by editor on Oct 19, 2012 - 08:45 AM
Young woman suffers head injury after attempted robbery in Dymchurch
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 19, 2012 - 06:45 AM
Ramsgate to Boulogne express cross channel service to be launched - Photo
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Oct 18, 2012 - 05:30 PM
Countdown for September 2013 secondary school applications
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Oct 18, 2012 - 11:50 AM
Christmas cheer as MP reveals work is set to start on new Dover hospital in December
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Oct 18, 2012 - 10:37 AM
Motorists alerted to epidemic of car thefts from Dover and Folkestone to Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 18, 2012 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone chosen as commemoration centre for centenary of Britain’s entry into First World War
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Oct 18, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Dover ferry operator sails sick children to holiday of a lifetime
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Oct 17, 2012 - 04:55 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - November 2012
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on Oct 17, 2012 - 02:41 PM
Ramsgate Coastal Week shines light on array of past and present working boats
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Oct 17, 2012 - 07:05 AM
Hollywood stars made 'turkey' of a film in Folkestone
  • News features
  • Film
by editor on Oct 16, 2012 - 05:30 PM
Steam enthusiasts celebrate 150 years of Great Eastern Railways on Norwich round trip - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Oct 16, 2012 - 01:50 PM
Man pleads guilty to arson and burglary offences at hospitals in Canterbury and Medway
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 16, 2012 - 11:35 AM
Cops investigate suspected arson after lit newspaper pushed through letterbox of flat in Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 16, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Dover snapper is a 103 day hit in Canterbury exhibition
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Oct 16, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Folkestone firm scoops award at Tory Party Conference - Photos
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Oct 15, 2012 - 05:35 PM
Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway weekend - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Oct 15, 2012 - 02:05 PM
HEdGe - Hawkinge Environment Group news update October 2012
  • Environment
  • News features
by editor on Oct 15, 2012 - 01:10 PM
Man in London hospital after alleged assault in Ramsgate
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 15, 2012 - 09:50 AM
Visitors quizzed during night out in Hawkinge
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Oct 15, 2012 - 07:40 AM
Bluebird Market to launch in Dover
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Oct 14, 2012 - 11:45 AM
Raj Bari backs Folkestone Academy 'old boys'
  • News
by editor on Oct 14, 2012 - 07:35 AM
Man arrested in immigration officers' raid on Hythe restaurant
  • Illegal immigration
  • News
by editor on Oct 13, 2012 - 04:25 PM
Police in Canterbury appeal for information following alleged assault
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 13, 2012 - 07:10 AM
Essex man charged with causing death by dangerous driving after woman dies in crash near Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 12, 2012 - 05:20 PM
Woman jailed after £5m of cocaine found in horse blanket at Hythe Kent stable yard
  • News
  • Drugs
by editor on Oct 12, 2012 - 04:20 PM
Water company has affinity to wildlife on Romney Marsh - Photos
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 12, 2012 - 10:50 AM
Firms looking to tap in to local nuclear industry opportunities gather in Folkestone
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Oct 12, 2012 - 09:00 AM
Folkestone, Canterbury and New Romney recycling sites available for Ashford residents during town tip closure
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 12, 2012 - 06:55 AM
International air display company hired by Folkestone Air Show bosses
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 04:45 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh to lead the way with recycling pledge
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 12:55 PM
Charlie addresses Tory Conference on how to get the economy moving in Dover, Deal and across UK
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Cool European project will give Kent tourism a boost
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 09:45 AM
Minutes of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 12 September 2012
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Minutes
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 09:25 AM
'Nowhere to hide for the anti-social minority' after fly tipping mattress costs Ashford man more than £1,200
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 07:30 AM
Folkestone and Hythe secondary school success making it harder for further education colleges to compete
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Oct 11, 2012 - 06:25 AM
Council deeply concerned over Folkestone college financial losses
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Oct 10, 2012 - 04:30 PM
Man charged with arson following Folkestone hotel fire
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 10, 2012 - 12:10 PM
Margate is cool for Katz
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Oct 10, 2012 - 11:50 AM
Wanted gunman spotted in Hythe hours after attempted robbery in the town
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 10, 2012 - 06:50 AM
Police wearing full riot gear run through Ashford
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Oct 09, 2012 - 05:15 PM
Challenge thrown down to candidates over 'full time' Kent Police and Crime Commissioner job
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Oct 09, 2012 - 11:55 AM
Salting lorries and farmers in Kent on snow and ice standby
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on Oct 09, 2012 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone troll is no fairy tale
  • News
  • Recreation
by editor on Oct 09, 2012 - 07:00 AM
Big boost for community transport in Kent
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Oct 08, 2012 - 07:25 PM
Fire crews tackle blaze at Folkestone hotel - Photo
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Oct 08, 2012 - 01:44 PM
Kent County Council is 'condoning fly-tipping' claim
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 08, 2012 - 10:00 AM
Folkestone area survey to reveal public transport needs of Sandgate residents
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Oct 08, 2012 - 08:05 AM
Hawkinge and Swingfield groups work together
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Oct 07, 2012 - 12:15 PM
Tangmere steaming the mainline to Folkestone - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Oct 07, 2012 - 07:55 AM
Drum and bass all-night party returns to Folkestone
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Oct 06, 2012 - 04:40 PM
Concern over missing Kent man known spend much time in Canterbury area - Photo
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Oct 06, 2012 - 03:54 PM
DeHaan charity pumps £20,000 into innovative learning programme in Folkestone
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Oct 06, 2012 - 10:50 AM
Hawkinge Town Council public meeting over Pannell Drive recreational space
  • Development
  • Hawkinge Town Council
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 09:15 PM
Frighteningly fabulous giveaways at Hallowe'en festival in Canterbury
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 05:35 PM
Joint operation carts off abandoned and untaxed vehicles from Dover streets
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 12:40 PM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 10 October 2012
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Agendas
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 11:40 AM
Lottery fund supports White Cliffs of Dover to the tune of £1.64m
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 10:35 AM
French fire fighters to pull out of Channel Tunnel after talks break down
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 10:30 AM
Prestigious international award for school in Hawkinge
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Oct 05, 2012 - 06:50 AM
Kent Children's Hospice Charity needs ladies tops - Photo
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Oct 04, 2012 - 05:10 PM
Coming together and praying for Hawkinge
  • Events
  • Out & About
by editor on Oct 04, 2012 - 02:55 PM
Folkestone area broadband to benefit from high-speed fibre network in Cheriton
  • Computing
  • News
by editor on Oct 04, 2012 - 11:20 AM
Dover and the Deal Portas teams to each get £10,000 from Government
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Oct 04, 2012 - 08:50 AM
Record number of Folkestone Academy students achieve university places
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Oct 04, 2012 - 05:40 AM
Deadline for Kent Police and Crime Commissioner election looms
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Oct 03, 2012 - 07:00 PM
Top architect submits plans to transform Folkestone seafront and harbour
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Oct 03, 2012 - 05:35 PM
Wash and brush up volunteers spruce up Dover Road area of Folkestone
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Oct 03, 2012 - 12:05 PM
Eurotunnel Le Shuttle picks up Best Train Company Award for the second year running
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Oct 03, 2012 - 09:25 AM
Hawkinge state of the art football pavilion competes with the best
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Oct 03, 2012 - 06:55 AM
Mini driver dies in Canterbury crash
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Oct 02, 2012 - 06:15 PM
Folkestone Academy celebrates excellence at annual Awards Evening
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Oct 02, 2012 - 04:10 PM
Road worker dies on Dover Road while making repairs following earlier crash
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Oct 02, 2012 - 12:45 PM
Norman I love it! Stand up at the Quarterhouse in Folkestone from Red Dwarf star
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Oct 02, 2012 - 12:10 PM
Kent drivers and pedestrians benefit from extra £6million
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Oct 02, 2012 - 09:25 AM
20th anniversary of unearthing of 3,500 year old Dover Bronze Age Boat
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Oct 02, 2012 - 06:40 AM
CCTV released of alleged Hythe Imperial Hotel 'gunman'
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 01, 2012 - 06:05 PM
Lions stolen from Dover garden
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Oct 01, 2012 - 05:15 PM
Kent fire fighters warning over wheat heat bags after house engulfed in smoke from microwave blaze
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Oct 01, 2012 - 11:25 AM
Academy FM radio reporters aiming to get Folkestone talking
  • News
  • Media
by editor on Oct 01, 2012 - 08:30 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - October 2012
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on Oct 01, 2012 - 12:05 AM