Dover News

Friday, November 27, 2015

Gusts of up to 60mph are expected along southern coasts

Gritting roads

Road surface temperatures in the county will fall below freezing point at 7am tomorrow

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

Police and crime commissioner was at a policing conference in Manchester when she heard the news

Traffic jam

Congestion is heading back to junction 11 coastbound

English money

There were a number of surprises in the announcement, including news of no cuts to the police budget

Hover board warning

Warning to those seeking this year’s must-have gift

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

Sub-zero temperatures at the weekend...into double figures by Thursday, says Met Office

All of the incidents took place in Dover


Met Office warns us to prepare for first cold snap of the winter

Kent Police

Georgel Cornel Hirjanu, 25, attacked a woman in Dover last year


The traffic assessment project has caused delays on the M20, A20 and A2

Dover port

Passengers can expect delays for much of the evening

Kent Police

Two men aged 20 and 22 were arrested at the port in the early hours of Sunday morning

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

Yellow warning issued warning of potential impact of the winds sweeping across the south east

Cross-Channel hovercraft leaving Dover

We take a look back to find out where it all went wrong for what was once such a state-of-the-art mode of transport

Paul Carter

Opponents insist Tory chief must put up a stronger case for Kent; he insists he is doing all he can

Southeastern train

Some services will be affected.

Shane Richie will play Dick Whittington

He will be in Dartford on Saturday.


Office in Canterbury, Chatham, Gravesend and Maidstone will all close over next six years


Franchise splashes the cash - hot on the heels of installing digital displays

PC Ian Thwaites

PC Ian Thwaites will receive an industry award for this efforts

Plastic bags

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Train firm invests £550,000 on improving screens at 20 stations across the region

He was given a suspended sentence and a fine.

Lorry drivers on the M20

Canterbury’s MP Julian Brazier hinted a solution was near

CAPTION HERE Tottenham fire station. Picture: Tony Gay

Crews attended the scene of a crash this morning

Parking meter

The trust has reviewed its parking charges for hospitals in Kent

Fire crew

The service is looking for the public’s help in determining priorities as government cuts begin to bite

Busy children preparing Halloween decorations

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The drugs

David Birks absconded before his trial for importing £1.8 million of drugs into through Dover

Highways England are set to shut sections of the road each evening for over a month

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

The panel says that it is concerned that justice has been defeated because of the length of time taken for report to emerge

Carved turnips have replaced pumpkins at Dover Castle Pic: Christopher Ison/English Heritage

English Heritage are promoting turnips as the traditional choice for carvings

Kent Police

HMS Hermes was sunk by a German submarine in the Dover Strait in 1914, killing 44 people


Drivers are being warned to expect delays when travelling between Folkestone and Dover

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