Yesterday, 16:39
British Heart Foundation
Gravesend pancake race

Locals took part in a pancake race

Mammoths and other sculptures seen at the new Castle Hill housing development in Ebbsfleet

They have been placed at the Castle Hill development

Dartford Crossing

The QEII Bridge was closed for over 10 hours following the turbulent conditions

Gareth Johnson

Met Police is reportedly considering the idea

Ellener shop in Dartford town centre

Ellenors shop in Dartford town centre underwent works


34 minutes ago
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Bored Tunnel generated image

The Kent and Medway Economic Partnership believes the crossing will help stimulate economic growth

Austen Allen branch opens in Gravesend

Austen Allen celebrated the opening of its newest branch with a VIP event last week

Eurostar train. Pic: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Major debate reignited over last year’s disposal of 40 per cent slice of the high speed passenger service

Department for Transport
Sainsbury's plans Argos takeover Pic: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Nationwide, supermarket giant says if takeover goes through half of Argos stores will be shut

Mark Powell on his year long Dryathlon

Mark Powell, owner of The Plough, admits he celebrated with a tipple at one minute past midnight on New Year’s Day

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Yesterday, 11:21

Met Police is reportedly considering the idea

Ford Escort

Association urges owners to invest now in security devices to prevent being a victim

Home Office
Fergus Wilson

Current PCC Ann Barnes has still not announced whether she will be running in the May election

Ann Barnes
Tia Addison

Major appeal ends with her safe return home.

Kent Police
Selena Scamp

She is wanted in connection with fraud


Friday, February 5, 2016
Students in a classroom

The announcement came on Friday

School performance. David Davies/PA Wire

Schools across the county failing to hit the mark for GCSE passes

Laurence Tricker and Raz Razak

Cyclists will have the chance to sit in a lorry so they can see potential dangers.

Students honoured at awards evening

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Students pose with their awards

Students from the Leigh University Technical College received awards on November 12

Gad's Hill School

Gad’s Hill is on the site of the former home of author Charles Dickens

Peter Read


34 minutes ago
Bored Tunnel generated image

The Kent and Medway Economic Partnership believes the crossing will help stimulate economic growth

A computer-generated image of the bored tunnel

Abridge2far claims KCC conditions for supporting the scheme have not been met by Highways England and therefore deserve a rethink

Music block opening

The mayor of Dartford and MP Gareth Johnson were among those in attendance

Chinese New Year

Traditional entertainment including the awakening of a lion will take place on February 9

School league tables

The league tables have been published this morning - rating each on their GCSE league results

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