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The new primary school will be opened in September this year

Ann Barnes (Channel 4)

The plan sets out her priorities for policing over the coming year

Janice Atkinson

She says she’s ‘chuffed’ to be contesting the seat

Ann Barnes, Kent Police and Crime Commissioner

The Kent Police and Crime Commissioner says she’s ‘determined’ to ensure victims of crime get the best support


The work is likely to disrupt travellers planning to go to London

Queen Elizabeth II is coming to Folkestone today

Planned fighter plane flypast cancelled but it didn’t dampen the crowd’s spirits

Have you spotted any big cats in Kent?

The county is crawling with big cats if reports are to be believed

Essential guide to: Fracking

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Why is it such a contentious issue

Police have released an image of a man they believe can help with their enquiries

The alleged incident took place on a bus travelling from Folkestone to Hythe

Harriet Yeo

She is now the party’s candidate in Folkestone and Hythe

Matthew Beevor

In sentencing the judge said the victim thought he would be killed

Lizzy Yarnold

The county has produced some sporting greats over the years

Janice Atkinson

She will no longer be the party’s candidate for Folkestone and Hythe at the general election

Fishing rope and nets

The environmental group will call in to Whitstable, Ramsgate and Folkestone

Kent farming has been well supported by Kcas

The Kent County Agricultural Society made the charitable donations after record financial support

Fire engine

Two petrol pumps were damaged in the two-car crash

Fire engines were  called to the scene

Firefighters battled the blaze in the five storey building

Janice Atkinson

It was launched by Thanet Stand Up to Ukip (SUTU).

B Side the C Side

It takes place next month.


Despite best efforts, many were left disappointed.

Janice Atkinson

She was due to fight in the upcoming election.

Top 11: Powerful women in Kent

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Golden girl... Lizzy Yarnold

Here is our list of influential women in the county.

smoky cloud

It is believed to have blown across Kent from the continent.

The Historic Dockyard has helped draw in crowds

The county was one of the most visited destinations in the UK

Southeastern High Speed service

They were suspended for an hour.

Kent Police

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Picture: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

They will be in the county later this month.

Peter Andre. Picture: Eamonn McCormack/Getty Images

They will be in Medway on July 16.

They are set to perform this year.

Traffic delays on the M20 this morning

Accident slowing down motorway traffic

Roof fire in Yalding

Monday, March 16, 2015
Fire engine

Firefighters tackle blaze at flat

morning light shining into forest

The charter opened up the forest’s to the common man

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