Thanet News


Ioannis Tzitziras was presented a silver award at an awards evening in Manchester

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

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

English money

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

Do you recognise this E-fit?

Two men attempted to push the victim from his scooter as he was riding along

Chunky the chihuahua

Court hears “most disturbing case an RSPCA inspector has ever known”

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

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


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

Officers seized 135 wraps of heroin and about £1,000 in cash

Kent Police

Streets were cleared and homes evacuated after suspicious package discovered close to harbour


Campaign group urges an end to the personal attacks over airport and urges protestors to be positive going forward

Traffic jam

Lane two was blocked this morning after an accident

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

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

Lady in the Van

Crews spent two days filming in Kent seaside town this time last year for film released on Friday

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

Ellen Berry-McIntosh, 18. with mum Christina.

Latest update from Archant’s Investigation Unit on parents’ fear over jab health risks

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.


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

Karl Andree

Grandfather, 74, flies back to UK after being sentenced to a flogging in Saudi Arabia

Which are the 'coolest' restaurants according to The Times?

The Times newspaper has listed the top 25 eateries - and Kent figures at number six

Plastic bags

Do you bite the bullet and shell out each time you go to the supermarket? Or do you now have a car boot full of bags? Take part in our quick poll

Thanet man charged with drug offences

Thursday, November 5, 2015

He was arrested following a stop and search in Margate earlier this week

Ramsgate ferry terminal

The multi-organisation exercise is taking place over the next two days


John Shipman and Maxwell Ralph will appear at Canterbury Crown Court on November 16


The chamber rang to chants of ‘out, out, out’ after the cabinet rejected RiverOak’s offerings


Manor House Forest School is taking its unique brand of education to the East Asia

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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Ramsgate restaurant Flavours by Kumar took the top prize in the Tiffin Cup

Falvours by Kumar beat back competition from across the country to take the win


Thanet District Council’s cabinet will debate the report on Thursday

Kent Police

Police told couple attempted to rob him after he gave them a lift from Margate

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

Detectives are appealing for the public’s help in finding their suspect

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