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Maidstone dispersal area sees more than 200 people searched over weekend

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2020 - 04:30 PM

 

Proactive Maidstone officers have responded to concerns from residents and businesses about crime and anti-social behaviour in the town centre.



Annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration held in Folkestone - PHOTOS

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2020 - 02:30 PM

The memorial with stones placed  Photo: Ray Duff

 

The annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration in Folkestone was held on Monday, which this year also marked the exact day of the 75th Anniversary of the liberation of the first camp to be found, Auschwitz-Berkanau, on 27th January 1945 by Soviet allied forces, followed by all the other camps.



Pilgrims Hospices Christmas Tree Recycling in Ashford raises £21,000

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2020 - 12:30 PM

Just a few of the team collecting Christmas Trees for recycling

 

Pilgrims Hospices Christmas Tree Recycling campaign has broken records this year with a staggering 1,350 trees being collected over Ashford and Tenterden.



Pupils have their say at Dover District School Council

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2020 - 10:30 AM

Schoolchildren visit the Dover District Council Offices

 

An innovative forum to help pupils get involved in local democracy continues to move forward - with a meeting of the Dover District School Council giving pupils the chance to meet councillors and look around the District Council offices.



Detectives investigate thefts of two cars in Maidstone

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2020 - 08:50 AM

 

Information is being sought by detectives investigating the reported theft of two cars in the Maidstone area.



New Dover Calais 260 million euro super-ferries set to begin sailing in 2023 - PHOTO

Contributed by editor on Jan 28, 2020 - 06:15 AM

New P&O ferry

 

P&O Ferries have released official images of the 260 million euro new generation of super-ferries which will transform the experience of travelling between Britain and the Continent.



Dog walker killed in Kent village High Street collision with Range Rover

Contributed by editor on Jan 27, 2020 - 06:25 PM

 

A dog walker has died following a collision with a Range Rover in the High Street of a Kent village



Dover man who stole thousands of pounds' worth of power tool is jailed

Contributed by editor on Jan 27, 2020 - 04:25 PM

 

A burglar who stole thousands of pounds’ worth of power tools from a building site in Dover has been jailed.



New powers for Kent Police to enforce drone laws

Contributed by editor on Jan 27, 2020 - 02:55 PM

 

Police will have the power to land, inspect and seize an unmanned aircraft thanks to new legislation under a new bill passing through parliament.



Man assaulted by gang of youngsters in Ramsgate

Contributed by editor on Jan 27, 2020 - 01:11 PM

 

Witnesses are being urged to come forward after a man was assaulted by a group of young people in Ramsgate.