Wednesday Mar 5
Drivers hit traffic chaos in Ashford last night after a school bus broke down in Chart Road
It is reported that a Poynters coach, transporting children from Homewood School, in Tenterden, to Ashford, came to a halt in Chart Road at around 3.50pm.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Ashford teenagers Jeandre Van Der Watt and Brandon Strotten locked up ...
Two teenage thugs have been jailed for a "gratuitous, cowardly and racist" attack on a stranger in Ashford.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Jade Clark death crash driver to appeal against sentence
THE man who killed a Hamsphire teenager in a hit and run crash will appeal his six-year sentence today.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Reporter - Archant
We are on the look out for a talented senior reporter to join our close-knit team working across Kent on Sunday and our associated websites.
UK Self-Storage Company Lok'nStore Releases Financial Results for First Half of Fiscal 2014
U.K. self-storage company Lok'nStore Group PLC released the financial results for the first half of its 2014 fiscal year through Jan. 31, reporting increases in revenue and occupancy.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
A2070 Kennington Road in Ashford is closed between Blackwall Road North and Kings Chase
Kent Highways took the decision to close the road in both directions between Blackwall Road North and Kings Chase at around 12.20pm.
Family and friends of Maxine Ovenden collect items to donate to Ashford Foodbank in her memory
The family of a mother who died suddenly last month have made a huge donation to Ashford Foodbank in her memory.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Flood defence work goes on as Kent homes remain at risk with...
Emergency services are continuing to work around the clock to help people affected by flooding in Kent - as the county is warned of more rain later this week.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Stay the Night: The House, Kent
Sophie Lam is deputy travel editor at The Independent. She joined the travel desk in 2004, having gained a taste for travel during a spell in Central America.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Plans in place to rescue up to 23 horses living in flooded fields off Romney Marsh Road in Ashford
Concerns were raised for the wellbeing of the animals in the fields off Romney Marsh Road, Norman Road, Ashford Road and off the A2070 following a report that up to four had died in the last week.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
First fixture of new 2014 South East point-to-point season at Charing ...
The opening day of the South East region's 2014 point-to-point season, due to take place at Charing near Ashford on Sunday week, has already been called off due to a waterlogged course.
UK braced for rain, wind and snow
A general view of a flood storage reservoir in Hothfield near Ashford, Kent, as river levels continue to rise in the area Flood-hit communities face more misery in the coming days as further heavy rain, wind and snow is set to sweep across the UK.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
RSPCA urged to act after horses die in flooded fields off Romney Marsh Road in Ashford
Concerns have been raised about the wellbeing of animals in the fields off Romney Marsh Road, Norman Road, Ashford Road and off the A2070.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Woeful lack of flood warning apps in rainsoaked UK
England appears to be experiencing its wettest winter in 250 years and flooding is happening all over the country.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Schoolgirl grabbed in alleyway off Jemmett Road, Ashford, by attacker ...
Police have appealed for witnesses after an 11-year-old girl was assaulted in an alleyway on her way home from school.
Officers have released an image of a man they are hunting in...
A man is being sought following four incidents - including an assault on a young man - which took place on the same night.
Flood warnings as motorists rescued
Five flood warnings remain in place in the west and east of Kent with more heavy rain predicted for this week.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Ashford mother's anger after siblings both hit in eye at The John Wallis Academy in Stanhope
The brother of an Ashford girl whose eyeball was pierced by a pencil has had his own eye damaged by a stick.
Guilty: Ashford man John Williams admits string of sex attacks on...
Bespectacled John Williams, 46, pleaded guilty to 13 charges - and asked for another 16 to be considered, including another sex attack.