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News archive for April, 2015

Title Category Contributed
16-year-old girl from Dover cautioned following false rape allegation
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 30, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Kent residents urged to cut back overhanging shrubs and trees
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Apr 30, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Bank holiday fun at Port Lympne Reserve near Ashford
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on Apr 30, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Great Britain wheelchair rugby team captain mentors Folkestone Academy students
  • Disabled
  • News
by editor on Apr 30, 2015 - 11:42 AM
Come early to snap up the bargains at the annual Hawkinge plant sale
  • News
  • Gardening
by editor on Apr 30, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Dungeness power station reactor shut down will mean 500 more jobs
  • News
  • Construction
by editor on Apr 30, 2015 - 07:05 AM
Ashford car driver dies following crash with van on Romney Marsh
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 29, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Hawkinge and Swingfield amalgamation may need to be raised after council fails to attract enough councillors
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Apr 29, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Lydd Town councillors hear upbeat report from airport boss
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Apr 29, 2015 - 05:15 PM
VE Day Anniversary beacon to be lit at Battle of Britain memorial in Capel-le-Ferne near Folkestone
  • News
  • War
by editor on Apr 29, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Dame Vivienne Westwood to launch 'good life' Evolution Café in Ramsgate
  • Social
  • News
by editor on Apr 29, 2015 - 09:08 AM
'Dynamic duo' of Damian and David ditch canvassing to help deflated motorist on Romney Marsh
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Apr 29, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Woman driver flown to London hospital after serious collision with another car in Ashford
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 08:10 PM
Romney Marsh school brings energy to science lessons
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 07:15 PM
Nepal earthquake donation points set up following candle vigil in Folkestone - Photos
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Instep Dance Company in Hythe Get Creative
  • News
  • Dance
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 04:35 PM
'Tis the season of bluebells and anemones - Photos
  • Leisure
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 02:20 PM
Mrs Minteeda installation to help dementia sufferers comes to Hythe
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Hundreds join Nepalese vigil in Folkestone to victims of earthquake
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 08:35 AM
What's on in Tenterden during May?
  • Events
  • News
by editor on Apr 28, 2015 - 07:05 AM
Local man charged with attempted robbery of bank in Whitstable
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 08:05 PM
£7,000 worth of jewellery stolen from house in Dymchurch
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Peter Monk
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Downsizing forces sale of garden plants in Hawkinge area
  • Advertisement
  • News
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 04:27 PM
Folkestone tribute evening to those who died in Nepal earthquake
  • Emergency
  • News
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 12:56 PM
Dover Grammar students bid for stardom at National Theatre with a bacon licking vegetarian
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 09:35 AM
Dodgy judge lightens proceedings at Hythe choral evening - Photos
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Apr 27, 2015 - 08:30 AM
Man arrested after Mercedes smashes into front room of Margate home
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 26, 2015 - 05:25 PM
Kent and East Sussex Railway to commemorate Wartime Britain - Photos
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Apr 26, 2015 - 02:15 PM
Kent law firm warns landlords they could face £5,000 fine if smoke and carbon monoxide alarms aren't fitted
  • Housing
  • News
by editor on Apr 26, 2015 - 09:55 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events in East Kent - May 2015
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Apr 26, 2015 - 09:45 AM
180 speeding offences recorded on A20 between Folkestone and Dover in first week of port traffic scheme
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on Apr 25, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Police hunt for man with neck tattoo after car driver is robbed in Ramsgate
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 25, 2015 - 05:10 PM
Kent aviation company reporting strong growth in the general aviation market
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Apr 25, 2015 - 12:05 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Michael Lyons
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 25, 2015 - 10:05 AM
Senior Satisfaction Arts and Crafts coming to Hythe library
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Apr 25, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Ramsgate sex offender who preyed on 13-year-old girl is jailed for four years
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 24, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Kent pro drives off with first Professional Golfers' Association championship at Lydd
  • News
  • Sport
by editor on Apr 24, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Glyn Hibbert
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 24, 2015 - 04:20 PM
Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge to host classic car day
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Apr 24, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Shopper's treat of free parking over the May bank holidays in Ashford and Tenterden
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Apr 24, 2015 - 07:20 AM
Two arrested after cannabis discovered growing at house in Charles Crescent, Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 23, 2015 - 08:00 PM
Is Folkestone ready for a jaw-dropping acrobatic celebration of all things blokey?
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Apr 23, 2015 - 06:50 PM
Charity makes urgent appeal for dog walkers in Hawkinge
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Apr 23, 2015 - 05:05 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Tony Hutt
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 23, 2015 - 11:25 AM
TV property expert presents major award to rapidly growing Ashford business - Photo
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Apr 23, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Archbishop of Canterbury prepares for an evening of cookery
  • Religion
  • News
by editor on Apr 23, 2015 - 07:20 AM
Man pleads guilty to brutal murder of homeless man at Headcorn near Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 08:05 PM
People in Kent warned over serious dangers of 'fat burner' pills
  • Trading Standards
  • News
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 06:25 PM
New multi-purpose area at Hawkinge Community Centre boosts bookings
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • News
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 04:55 PM
95-year-old Canterbury printmaker's rare work on show at the Beaney
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 01:55 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Rodica Wheeler
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 11:35 AM
'Bear-hug' man jailed for assaulting a woman in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 09:05 AM
Ashford flying the flag for 800 years of the Magna Carta
  • Competitions
  • News
by editor on Apr 22, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Top professional golfers tee off at Lydd Golf Club for PGA tournament
  • News
  • Sport
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 07:25 PM
Maverick pop success to play Ashford Music Festival
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 05:30 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Malcolm Dearden
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 02:05 PM
World class live theatre Looping the Loop in Thanet
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Alan Ewart James
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 10:15 AM
General Election hustings in East Folkestone tonight
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 08:57 AM
Kent Police recent arrests in Margate, Whitstable, Ramsgate, Canterbury, Faversham, Dover and Folkestone
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 21, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Line-up for South East’s biggest free music festival in Ashford announced
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Apr 20, 2015 - 08:17 PM
Hawkinge tennis star just misses out on national tournament triumph
  • News
  • Sport
by editor on Apr 20, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Folkestone's American visitor believes the Brits see Britain when they go to Boston
  • Letters
  • News
by editor on Apr 20, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events - May 2015
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • News
by editor on Apr 20, 2015 - 11:40 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Stuart Peall
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 20, 2015 - 08:45 AM
£4.5 million project links Rother Valley railway with the Kent and East Sussex line at Robertsbridge
  • News
  • Railways
by editor on Apr 19, 2015 - 02:55 PM
Three men arrested in Dover appear in court on alleged terror charges
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 19, 2015 - 11:10 AM
Ash near Canterbury man jailed over child sex offences
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 18, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Kent Police Chief sees new victims' service in action
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 18, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Man forces his way passed teenage woman into Whitstable house and sets fire to rug
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 18, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Jan Holben
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 18, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Ab Fab star Joanna Lumley backs Lynne Beaumont for Folkestone and Hythe seat in parliament
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Apr 17, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Dover actor's swan song before launching new career
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on Apr 17, 2015 - 04:35 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - John Collier
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 17, 2015 - 02:20 PM
Million pound East Kent fraudster boss claimed Government money to educate phony students
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 17, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Jenny Hollingsbee
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 17, 2015 - 08:55 AM
Man arrested after numerous reports of dangerous motorcycling in Folkestone town centre
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 17, 2015 - 07:15 AM
Folkestone man is jailed after breaking the ribs of a stranger in unprovoked attack
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 16, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Two burglars in Canterbury make off on woman victim's bike
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 16, 2015 - 04:55 PM
The Boy Who Bit Picasso plays in Folkestone
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Apr 16, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Three men arrested over heating fuel thefts in East Kent
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 16, 2015 - 09:05 AM
More Kent primary school pupils offered their first choice
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Apr 16, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Woman knocked to the ground and robbed in Ramsgate
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 07:35 PM
Peter Snow launches commemoration of epic ride through Kent which brought news of Wellington's triumph
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 05:25 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Dick Pascoe
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Michael Lyons
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 01:55 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Max Hess
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Visitors raise concern over crime and anti-social behaviour at Hawkinge Annual Town Meeting - Photos
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 08:57 AM
Manifesto sets out to show that 'Greens are Good for You' in Folkestone Hythe and Romney Marsh
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Apr 15, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Roger West
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 08:20 PM
Kent Battle of Britain Museum founder's dying wish fulfilled as ashes scattered from Spitfire over White Cliffs of Dover
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Susan Carey
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Hythe Instep Company dance their way into last 14 for National Lottery Award
  • News
  • Dance
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 01:25 PM
Former Shepway Council Chairmen Shirley Newlands and Pam Carr standing down
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 11:40 AM
51-year-old woman fined for drinking in Dover town centre
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 09:32 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - Andras (Andy) Csiszar
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 14, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh 2015 election profile - David Godfrey
  • News
  • Election profile
by editor on Apr 13, 2015 - 07:55 PM
Ground-breaking data-sharing system to be rolled out by Kent Police
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 13, 2015 - 06:20 PM
Hawkinge back to their winning ways scoring five against Sittingbourne side
  • News
  • Football
by editor on Apr 13, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Big Issue seller picks up litter prize in Dover
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Apr 13, 2015 - 02:25 PM
Bound for Blighty in Folkestone
  • News
  • War
by editor on Apr 13, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Pointing the way for visitors in Folkestone
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Apr 13, 2015 - 08:05 AM
Small business owner slams Tories over failure to come up with solutions for East Folkestone
  • Politics
  • News
by editor on Apr 12, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Did the first powered flying machine take-off in Kent?
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Apr 12, 2015 - 01:50 PM
Winners and losers in the Kent butterfly stakes revealed in Hythe
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Apr 12, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Action stations! Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge takes off for 2015
  • News
  • War
by editor on Apr 12, 2015 - 09:10 AM
London man arrested following stabbing in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 11, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Man in 50s hunted after teenager allegedly punched in the face on bus in Canterbury
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 11, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Come on down to the free bumper activity day in Kearsney Park Dover next week
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Apr 11, 2015 - 10:55 AM
Thousands of Kent children get lessons in staying safe online
  • Computing
  • News
by editor on Apr 11, 2015 - 08:50 AM
Canterbury law firm dressing down raises £1,800 for air ambulance
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 07:27 PM
Second person charged following post office robbery at Aldington near Hythe
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 07:15 PM
Dover and White Cliffs Country tourist numbers climb to 3.6 million
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Former Hawkinge businessman asks, is paid leave for volunteering just political gimmickry?
  • Letters
  • News
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Spanish driver charged over death of Hythe man
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 02:57 PM
Ashford residents urged to keep their homes secure after motor and pedal cycle stolen
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 10:40 AM
Hawkinge Town Council has three Tory councillors elected before polling day
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Hotly contested Folkestone Central Ward will see 15 candidates fighting for just three seats on Shepway Council
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on Apr 10, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Teenage gang attack car being driven in Dover
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Was it the lure of gold at Folkestone Triennial 2014 which attracted 84,000 more visitors?
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Cyclist in his 40s tries to rob 12-year-old schoolboy in Dover
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 02:16 PM
New Folkestone to Ramsgate coastal path opens this year
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Countdown for pupils to enter the Kent is Delicious fun cookery competition
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 09:45 AM
Queues at Channel Tunnel and Kent Ports fail to materialise despite exit check fears
  • Immigration
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 08:50 AM
Kent Police charge Romney Marsh man over armed Post Office robbery
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 09, 2015 - 07:45 AM
Man suffers broken leg in vicious dog attack
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 08, 2015 - 06:55 PM
In fine Easter tradition Folkestone Choral Society concert returns to Leas Cliff Hall- Photos
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Apr 08, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Ashford stubs out smoking in children's play areas
  • Health
  • News
by editor on Apr 08, 2015 - 02:15 PM
Celebrated Dover village restaurant appoints new management team
  • News
  • Food and Wine
by editor on Apr 08, 2015 - 11:05 AM
New housing development in Ashford to get 420 pupil primary school
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Apr 08, 2015 - 07:55 AM
Officers investigating burglaries in Ramsgate and Broadstairs arrest three men
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 07, 2015 - 07:50 PM
'Worst recycler' in Kent shortlisted for prestigious national green awards
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on Apr 07, 2015 - 05:45 PM
Police appeal after vans crash in Folkestone
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 07, 2015 - 05:13 PM
Folkestone American cousin's poignant memories of Boston visit when bombs exploded at end of marathon
  • Letters
  • News
by editor on Apr 07, 2015 - 11:49 AM
Hawkinge Town Council 'lends' money to community centre to make alterations to hired 'council chamber'
  • News
  • Construction
by editor on Apr 07, 2015 - 08:05 AM
Have your say at the Tenterden Annual Town Meeting
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on Apr 06, 2015 - 04:30 PM
Top marks for young Canterbury writers' Blyton stories
  • News
  • Literature
by editor on Apr 06, 2015 - 02:35 PM
Breathtaking Blue Falcons to perform dazzling display at the Hawkinge Spectacular
  • News
  • Spectacular
by editor on Apr 06, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Young East Kent actors - doing it for themselves
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on Apr 06, 2015 - 09:05 AM
Pregnant woman and man airlifted to Ashford hospital after boat capsizes off Dungeness
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on Apr 05, 2015 - 03:45 PM
The Who 50th Anniversary Concert at the O2 - 22/23rd March 2015
  • News
  • Music
by editor on Apr 05, 2015 - 01:55 PM
Folkestone and Ramsgate Academy chief suspended
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on Apr 05, 2015 - 09:50 AM
Folkestone Creative Quarter launches shop at Bluewater retail park
  • Art
  • News
by editor on Apr 05, 2015 - 09:05 AM
Five men and a woman arrested at Dover on suspicion of Syria related terrorism offences
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 04, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Prolific Ramsgate burglar locked up for four years
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 04, 2015 - 04:50 PM
TV presenter's Recreation of Lost Buildings comes to Folkestone
  • Entertainment
  • News
by editor on Apr 04, 2015 - 01:55 PM
Long history of fishing in Folkestone highlighted at fascinating exhibition
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on Apr 04, 2015 - 10:55 AM
Free week-long festival of drama in Canterbury
  • News
  • Drama
by editor on Apr 04, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Local man assists in worldwide search for author of letters sent from Royal Pavilion Hotel in Folkestone in 1884
  • Letters
  • News
by editor on Apr 03, 2015 - 04:30 PM
New truly local Victims of Crime service opens in Kent
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 03, 2015 - 12:40 PM
World class performers Looping the Loop in Thanet
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on Apr 03, 2015 - 11:10 AM
Getaway car thought to have been used by armed robbers found abandoned on Romney Marsh
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 03, 2015 - 08:05 AM
Police urge witnesses to daytime assault on teenage girl to come forward
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 02, 2015 - 07:45 PM
Ashford man's 'icing on the cake' after 32 years of services
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Apr 02, 2015 - 06:15 PM
Kent animal parks' boss scoops top business award
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Apr 02, 2015 - 04:35 PM
What's on in Tenterden over the Easter weekend?
  • Leisure
  • News
by editor on Apr 02, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Three men charged after an alleged plot to steal cash safes from post offices in Kent
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 02, 2015 - 09:40 AM
Next retail giant signs up for new development in Dover
  • Development
  • News
by editor on Apr 02, 2015 - 07:05 AM
New Kent Police and Crime Plan makes protecting vulnerable children from sexual exploitation a priority
  • Police
  • News
by editor on Apr 01, 2015 - 07:30 PM
Armed robbers hunted after raid on village Post Office near Ashford
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on Apr 01, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Kent animal parks boss scoops prestigious award
  • Business
  • News
by editor on Apr 01, 2015 - 07:05 AM