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News archive for June, 2013

Title Category Contributed
Dover annual Vintage Bus Day is just the ticket - Photos
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Jun 30, 2013 - 09:45 AM
25 per cent increase in reported crime in Hawkinge
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 29, 2013 - 03:35 PM
Drusillas Park and Zoo near Eastbourne - Photos
  • Animals
  • Out & About
by editor on Jun 29, 2013 - 02:05 PM
Rock 'n' bowl roundabouts and zip wires come to life at latest community play park in Dover
  • News
  • Recreation
by admin on Jun 29, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Kent businesses pick up prestigious awards at glittering ceremony
  • Business
  • News
by admin on Jun 29, 2013 - 10:15 AM
Man arrested after allegations he repeatedly kicked a seagull at a Dover area beach
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Jun 28, 2013 - 05:25 PM
Minutes of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 8 May 2013
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Minutes
by editor on Jun 28, 2013 - 09:50 AM
Folkestone Family History Society exhibition focuses on lives of local people - Photo
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Jun 28, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Minutes of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 10 April 2013
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Minutes
by editor on Jun 27, 2013 - 11:55 PM
Couple wake up to be threatened with gun during robbery in Tenterden home
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 27, 2013 - 05:45 PM
Maths not challenging for Folkestone primary schools - Photo
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Jun 27, 2013 - 04:50 PM
Battle of Britain Memorial Day also marks 20th anniversary of memorial's unveiling near Folkestone
  • News
  • War
by editor on Jun 27, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Dover MP tables bills to make us a little safer on the one hand and less annoyed by some bureaucracy on the other
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Jun 27, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Weather forces Folkestone Fish Fest to be scaled down
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Jun 27, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Canterbury Council decides sex venue legislation lawfully adopted for lap and pole dancing club
  • News
  • Legal
by editor on Jun 26, 2013 - 05:35 PM
Building site burglary in Hawkinge
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 26, 2013 - 04:50 PM
New Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh website woos visitors
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Jun 26, 2013 - 10:50 AM
Flag raised in Folkestone for Armed Forces Day - Photos
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Jun 26, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Makeover for Connaught Park pond and historic Victorian shelter in Dover
  • Leisure
  • News
by editor on Jun 25, 2013 - 05:35 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh set for fun-tastic festival season
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Jun 25, 2013 - 04:10 PM
Hawkinge waste tip destined for the scrap heap
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Jun 25, 2013 - 11:50 AM
Gorilla family leave Ashford animal park to go back to the wild
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Jun 25, 2013 - 08:45 AM
New Hawkinge Town Football Club join the Kent County League - Photo
  • News
  • Football
by editor on Jun 25, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Europe's top circus chooses Folkestone on 2013 tour - Photo
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Jun 24, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Archaeological scan near Dover to search for remains of river landing stage in Alkham
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Jun 24, 2013 - 04:51 PM
Children's favourite, Fireman Sam makes debut at Kent Life
  • Fun
  • News
by editor on Jun 24, 2013 - 10:30 AM
Disabled drivers face losing 8 out of 10 dedicated parking bays in proposed Folkestone town centre shake-up
  • Disabled
  • News
by editor on Jun 24, 2013 - 07:45 AM
170th anniversary marks arrival of railways to Folkestone - Photos
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Jun 23, 2013 - 03:01 PM
Plenty of character and charm on the Kent and East Sussex railway - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Jun 23, 2013 - 10:30 AM
No messing council pulls out stops to land multi-million pound jobs and investment package for Dover district
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Jun 23, 2013 - 08:30 AM
Man threatened with knife by teenage gang in Dover
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 22, 2013 - 03:55 PM
British and French governments slammed over 'excessive' track charges through Channel Tunnel
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Jun 22, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Folkestone based Silver Song Clubs charity appeals for support as it bids for prestigious prize - Photo
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Jun 22, 2013 - 11:05 AM
Hunting for heroes in Folkestone
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 22, 2013 - 08:05 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - July 2013
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on Jun 22, 2013 - 01:05 AM
Body believed to be of missing Ashford man discovered in woodland
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Thousands looking forward to power cuts in Dover and across Kent
  • News
  • Utilities
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Why on earth do we now have a second chemist in Hawkinge?
  • Business
  • Have your say!
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 01:55 PM
Elderly in Folkestone, Hythe and Dover urged to 'think feet'
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 01:10 PM
Ofsted inspectors say Kent County Council adoption service has improved to 'adequate'
  • News
  • Local Government
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Police hunt for missing Ashford man - Photo
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 08:30 AM
Dover district flying the flag for Armed Forces Day
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Jun 21, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - July 2013
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on Jun 20, 2013 - 07:45 PM
Kent Highway's manager makes 3,500 mile charity dash to prevent road deaths in Eastern Europe - Photo
  • Road safety
  • News
by editor on Jun 20, 2013 - 02:35 PM
Two women sought after bank card theft in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 20, 2013 - 01:50 PM
Folkestone Step Short members meet at Downing Street over Memorial Arch for the Leas
  • News
  • War
by editor on Jun 20, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Live animal exports from Dover are bad, bad, bad and bad says MP
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Jun 20, 2013 - 08:16 AM
Defence Estates review confirms Royal Gurkha Rifles regiment to remain in Folkestone
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Jun 20, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Knife man escapes with cash till from New Romney shop
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Folkestone man's six metre fatal fall at Dover warehouse lands two Kent businesses in court
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Land of the glum but team puts on brave face as East Kent fails to make it as UK City of Culture
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 02:05 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh voters given a say on the proposed new Shepway Ward Boundaries
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 01:05 PM
Hawkinge councillors raise objections to Canterbury Road day nursery plans
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Filming of hit crime thriller movie will close Folkestone road near Hawkinge
  • News
  • Film
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 08:35 AM
'Pranksters' risk lives after removing dozens of drain covers on Romney Marsh housing estates
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 19, 2013 - 06:30 AM
Police appeal after seven men tried to break into takeaway in Folkestone after 'victims' lock themselves inside
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 18, 2013 - 05:40 PM
26 years on and The Proclaimers UK tour is arriving in Folkestone - Photo
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Jun 18, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Environment crime team visit schools urging pupils to pick up dog mess after pets in Dover litter crackdown
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Jun 18, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Hawkinge Battle of Britain Museum chairman receives MBE in Queen's Birthday Honours
  • News
  • War
by editor on Jun 18, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Magical Folkestone winners at Academy’s Got Talent final
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Jun 18, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Kent spends £380K to combat isolation among elderly
  • News
  • Elderly
by editor on Jun 17, 2013 - 05:35 PM
The Who at the O2 - breathtaking
  • News features
  • Music
by editor on Jun 17, 2013 - 01:45 PM
Deutsche Bahn trains to run through Eurotunnel to Folkestone and beyond
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Jun 17, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Folkestone students represent Le Sailing Voyage Team in Anglo French channel crossing project
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Jun 17, 2013 - 10:50 AM
Dover gives green light to multi-million pound plans for Western Heights, Drop Redoubt and Farthingloe
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Jun 17, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Fun packed Folkestone Festival full of fishy goodness
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Jun 16, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway steams through unique scenery - Photos
  • Out & About
  • Railways
by editor on Jun 16, 2013 - 07:50 AM
Policeman and seriously injured man rushed to hospital as HGV hits police car and two other vehicles near Dover
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Jun 15, 2013 - 03:25 PM
Help is at hand for parents of young children with additional needs in Folkestone and Ashford
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Jun 15, 2013 - 08:15 AM
Latest Dr Who release filmed at Dover Castle
  • News
  • Film
by editor on Jun 14, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Time to bring in by-laws over fly-posting in Folkestone
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 14, 2013 - 03:55 PM
Hawkinge Town Council snippets
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC News
by editor on Jun 14, 2013 - 11:40 AM
Fire crews praised over ladder rescue of woman trapped in flats blaze in Folkestone
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Jun 14, 2013 - 09:13 AM
County Council proposal could see more than half the street lamps in Kent switched-off.
  • News
  • Local Government
by editor on Jun 14, 2013 - 06:55 AM
More teenagers arrested in Lydd as anti-social measures are enforced
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 13, 2013 - 05:55 PM
Man airlifted to hospital following stabbing in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 13, 2013 - 05:10 PM
Folkestone art students displaying their true colours - Photos
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Jun 13, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Five arrested after fuel thefts in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 13, 2013 - 10:55 AM
New wind turbine proposals could help those opposed to have a greater say or lower bills for supporters
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Jun 13, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Tragedy narrowly avoided as boat carrying alleged human traffickers and eight people sank headed for Dover
  • Politics
  • Constituency chat
by editor on Jun 13, 2013 - 06:15 AM
Golden Arrow excursions through Folkestone come to an end on Saturday
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Jun 12, 2013 - 05:50 PM
Burglary at farm in Hawkinge
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 12, 2013 - 01:40 PM
German bomber hauled from the sea after being shot down off Dover during the Battle of Britain
  • News
  • War
by editor on Jun 12, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Dover to begin talks with KCC over extra care housing for elderly on former care home site
  • News
  • Elderly
by editor on Jun 12, 2013 - 09:40 AM
Xbox stolen in Hawkinge weekend burglary
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 12, 2013 - 06:55 AM
The time Joan Collins froze in Folkestone
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 11, 2013 - 05:25 PM
Rhino release anniversary celebrations with Rhino horn hoop-la in Canterbury and Ashford
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Jun 11, 2013 - 11:30 AM
British Airways' new Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 pilot training to take place at Manston Airport in Kent
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Jun 11, 2013 - 09:10 AM
Rochester Trust rewarded for promoting civil engineering in Kent schools
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Jun 11, 2013 - 06:55 AM
Folkestone councillor backs the fight to open up Regular Army Reserves to retired Gurkhas
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Jun 10, 2013 - 04:30 PM
JAM links up Folkestone and Romney Marsh Schools and top concerts in Hythe, Lydd and East Kent - Photos
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Jun 10, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Shocking cheap phone chargers on sale in Kent revealed to have serious and dangerous faults - Photo
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 10, 2013 - 08:30 AM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Town Council - 12 June 2013
  • Hawkinge Town Council
  • HTC Agendas
by editor on Jun 09, 2013 - 09:00 PM
Utterly Butterley railway gives me a taste to return - Photos
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Jun 09, 2013 - 03:05 PM
Six fire appliances fight blaze at Romney Marsh home
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Jun 08, 2013 - 04:05 PM
Detectives warn residents to be aware of distraction burglaries after elderly Dover couple are robbed
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 08, 2013 - 11:45 AM
Carers' Week highlights support on offer in Kent
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Jun 08, 2013 - 08:45 AM
Police arrest teens after two men attacked in Dover town centre
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 07, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Online tickets for Hythe Venetian Fete go on sale
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Jun 07, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Kent community cash up for grabs in Dover, Shepway and across the county
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 07, 2013 - 09:30 AM
Environment group aims to protect military heritage of Dover and Folkestone
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Jun 07, 2013 - 07:05 AM
Cigarette starts Hawkinge fire
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on Jun 07, 2013 - 05:50 AM
Eurotunnel launches appeal after competition watchdog bans MyFerryLink operating from Dover
  • Shipping
  • News
by editor on Jun 06, 2013 - 05:45 PM
English language workshops for Folkestone Academy student families prove a big success - Photo
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Jun 06, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Kent Green Party calls for 'dangerous' badger cull ban
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Jun 06, 2013 - 12:05 PM
Kent gardeners warned over dangers of pesticides and weed killers
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Jun 06, 2013 - 10:45 AM
People in Kent urged to speak up to stop abuse against vulnerable adults
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 06, 2013 - 08:50 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP encourages new businesses to enter Start-up Hub competition
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on Jun 06, 2013 - 05:50 AM
Kent law firm spells out legal position in gripping Coronation Street surrogacy storyline
  • News
  • Legal
by editor on Jun 05, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Romney Marsh dispersal zone sees second teenager charged in Lydd
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 05, 2013 - 04:30 PM
Armed Forces praised at community document signing at Dover Castle in wake of 'recent events'
  • Armed forces
  • News
by editor on Jun 05, 2013 - 12:55 PM
Date set for funeral of former Parliamentary candidate for Folkestone and Hythe, Donald Worsley
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Jun 05, 2013 - 11:35 AM
Folkestone man due in court for kicking over 11 garden walls
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 05, 2013 - 08:30 AM
To bee or not to bee is the question buzzing across Dungeness
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Jun 05, 2013 - 06:50 AM
Police release image of suspect after man assaulted in Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 04, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Police hunt for woman after attempted bank frauds in Ashford and Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 04, 2013 - 04:40 PM
Hythe and Folkestone fishermen deliver petition to Downing Street
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Jun 04, 2013 - 11:55 AM
Dover multi-million pound development at Buckland Mill starts rolling
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Jun 04, 2013 - 08:35 AM
Sounds like madness at the Folkestone Academy
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Jun 04, 2013 - 06:50 AM
10 years for 62-year-old man from Dover village jailed for sexual assaults on young girls
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 03, 2013 - 05:40 PM
Red Arrows display set to thrill crowds in Folkestone at weekend
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Jun 03, 2013 - 10:55 AM
Geologist describes two-footed dinosaur footprint he found on cretaceous coast at Folkestone Warren - Photos
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Jun 03, 2013 - 07:10 AM
Ecclesbourne Valley Railway on the edge of the Derbyshire Dales - Photos
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Jun 02, 2013 - 05:30 PM
Watch for the birdies after 60 canaries stolen from Ashford garden
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 02, 2013 - 10:30 AM
Dover Community Hospital finally gets go-ahead
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Jun 02, 2013 - 08:10 AM
Kent Police target 'selfish' drunk and 'quick fix' drivers who have 'no regard for life'
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Jun 01, 2013 - 04:10 PM
£2,000 a day charge meted out to reduce congestion for drivers in Kent
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on Jun 01, 2013 - 10:15 AM
Hawkinge Town Council celebrates with free ice creams and goody bags for youngsters at new play area opening - Photos
  • News
  • HTC News
by editor on Jun 01, 2013 - 09:10 AM