Low key Christmas Lights switch-on in Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Nov 21, 2020 - 12:00 PM

Folkestone Town Hall and Xmas Tree lit up - Photo: Ray Duff


By Ray Duff

In a low-key and socially distanced event, Folkestone Town Mayor Cllr Michelle Keutenius, along with 'Santa' switched on the town's Christmas lights display outside the Town Hall on Wednesday evening.

Suspected thief charged with spitting in the face of Maidstone supermarket worker

Contributed by editor on Nov 21, 2020 - 10:00 AM


A person has been charged following allegations they stole items from a supermarket in Maidstone and then spat at a shop worker.

Dozens of weapons seized during latest knife clampdown across Kent

Contributed by editor on Nov 20, 2020 - 05:00 PM


Almost 40 weapons including knives, a screwdriver and a catapult have been seized by officers across the county during the latest clampdown on knife crime.

Two men charged with Kent drug supply conspiracy

Contributed by editor on Nov 20, 2020 - 02:00 PM


Two men have been charged in connection with the supply of Class A and Class B drugs across Kent.

Group arrested as police investigate assault and robbery in Canterbury

Contributed by editor on Nov 20, 2020 - 11:00 AM


Police are appealing for information after making four arrests in an investigation into a reported robbery in Canterbury.

Three injured in crash involving police car in Chatham

Contributed by editor on Nov 19, 2020 - 05:00 PM


Three people, including a police officer, were taken to a local hospital for precautionary checks after a crash involving a police car in Chatham. No serious injuries were sustained and all the casualties were discharged later in the day.

Long sentence for drug dealer found with knives and knuckleduster in Dover

Contributed by editor on Nov 19, 2020 - 02:00 PM


A drug dealer who was found with a number of weapons after he tried to get away from police has been jailed.

Have you seen man missing from Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Nov 19, 2020 - 11:00 AM


David Nelson, pictured above, was reported missing from his home in the Black Bull Road area of the town on Tuesday 3 November 2020 and officers are concerned for his welfare.

MP welcomes new transition fund of £500,000 for post-Brexit Dover

Contributed by editor on Nov 19, 2020 - 08:00 AM


It's been announced that Dover will receive half a million pounds funding for Brexit transition to support business and residents.

Investigation launched after seriously injured man discovered at Grosvenor Place property in Margate property

Contributed by editor on Nov 18, 2020 - 05:00 PM


An investigation has been launched to establish how a man came to be seriously injured at a Margate property.

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