Thanet News

Royal Navy vessels are monitoring a fleet of warships which have entered the English Channel

Major engineering work will temporarily or completely close FOUR London stations this weekend used by Kent travellers

Mersham Court Barn is added this year, while fortunes of Sheerness Dockyard houses and a church in Cranbrook improve dramatically

EKCAAT is taking exception to Instro Precision’s plans to expand into the Sandwich business park

Expected step now taken to solidify Canterbury College’s recovery and bring it under the wing of successful East Kent College

The project is part of a drive by Thanet District Council to modernise the port

The two-week effort, dubbed Operation Perceptional, has so far resulted in nine arrests and seven warrants being carried out

Sam Armstrong, chief of staff to the South Thanet MP, has been released on bail

In 2015/16, 108 children were adopted from KCC’s care and a further 29 have been adopted since April

The specialised nature of the work has caused delays to rumble on

Closures start as part of Thameslink programme

KCC will grit more than 2,500 miles of Kent’s roads while the trucks are in operation until March

TfL could takeover Southeastern services in 2018

Have your say on this week’s topical issue

Wait is over for Year 7 pupils - now the rush for a grammar place will begin

Passengers will be able to claim if their train is more than 15 minutes late

Council chiefs are outlining plans to slash £108m from its budget in an attempt to balance the books

Council bosses feel Kent is taking an unfair proportion of children from both the Jungle in Calais and London boroughs

It features watercolours of Margate in addition to a an exploration of his use of colour

Have you sighted an intimidating clown? Let us know, email:

Peers will also debate bringing back a royal yacht during a debate in the House of Lords on October 26

A number of roads in Minster, Ramsgate have been closed while police remain at the scene

Data from environmental specialist, Scape Group reveals some 581 classrooms, or 50 new schools, must be developed in the county over the coming years

The line receives an average of 484 male calls a month - a significant 56 per cent increase on the same period last year

At a hearing on Friday they were remanded in custody and will appear in Maidstone Crown Court today

It is estimated that a third of police time is now spent dealing with people who have a mental health issue

Police are also at the scene

An out-of-court settlement has been submitted to Thanet District Council to draw a line under an ongoing compensation battle

The results of the test are due next Thursday

Have your say on this week’s topical issue

A report commissioned by the district council concluded that airport operations at the site were “very unlkely to be financially viable”

The vehicles will be used for a ‘mock up’ of a serious road traffic collision

An independent report concludes that airport operations are ‘very unlikely to be financially viable’

Digital edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Kent Life Food & Drink awards 2016. Open for entries.

Most read

Local business directory

Kent's trusted business finder