Canterbury News

Fri, 14:18

Despite the scorching run, she failed to get a medal placing

Fire crew

Emergency services recovered passengers and stricken craft after drama on the Great Stour

Peter Cushing at Grand Moff Tarkin, stood next to Darth Vadar, in 1977's original Star Wars

Actor’s Grand Moff Tarkin character to be re-created with CGI for 2016 release

The Queen with the Lord Lieutenant of Kent, Allan Willett

The Queen’s representative in the county died last month following a long illness

Vijay Bundhun

Vijay Bundhun will serve a minimum of 11 years after being sentenced at Maidstone Crown Court

Police have issued this e-fit following the burglaries

An 84-year-old man lost £750 during one of the burglaries


There are concerns that changes to the exams may see a drop in grades

Fire crews training at the ferris wheel

Three fire engines and a specialist rescue crew were needed

939 rapes were reported to the police in the borough and  724 are yet to be solved, according to the figures

Police are seeking to reassure residents they are cracking down on drug deals


Mixed messages emerge from latest statistics from the British Transport Police

Brian May

Superstar had expressed an interest in buying venue which has played host to the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Kinks and the Moody Blues

Herne Bay Airshow 2015 by Julie Blackmer

Enjoy the photographs of Julie Blackmer from this weekend’s hugely popular airshow


Kent youngsters picked up their results.

Steve Holdcroft

The clearing system could help you get to the university of your choice


The stress of getting the grade has left some suffering psychologically

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

The PCC says the cuts will have a ‘huge impact on policing’ in Kent

Kent Air Ambulance

Two air ambulances took casualties with serious injuries to hospital


Community pubs minister Marcus Jones says the UK is a ‘brewing powerhouse’


This is currently being investigated, according to reports.

Operation Stack on the M20

But M20 will still close between Maidstone and Westenhanger before HGVs head to Thanet

Canterbury Cricket Week 2015 - Kent vs Northants 5th August 2015
Fashion on the outfield.

It opened with a great display of skill as Kent defeated Sussex Sharks by eight wickets

Michael Fallon MP for Sevenoaks

Troops from Kent are currently helping to train Afghan forces

One lane closed northbound

Kent Police

Police appeal for witnesses to smash which forced properties to be evacuated after Friday incident

Operation Stack

Road are likely to remain busy until the backlog is cleared

Operation Stack

Everything you need to know about Operation Stack

Nick Boles MP

Business minister Nick Boles has said he’s on the side of hard working people

University of Kent

Drug could be used to treat pancreatic and lung cancers

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