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November 15, 2018 8:13 AM M25 traffic latest: 12 mile queues over Dartford Crossing as crash closes lane by M20

Long tailbacks are starting to form over the QE2 bridge into London following a crash in Kent this morning. Queues are said to be 12 miles long, cusing headache for commuters traveling into London on Thursday morning. A crash is partially blocking the carriageway in Kent at junction three lane which turns off for the M20. The crash happened between junction 8

November 4, 2018 10:15 AM Ross Edgley sets record for round Great Britain swim

An adventurer from Grantham has become the first person to swim 1,780-miles around Great Britain. Ross Edgley, 33, was joined by 300 swimmers for the last mile before he arrived in Margate at about 09:00 GMT. Edgley left the Kent town on 1 June, and has not set foot on land since, swimming for up to 12 hours a day and eating more than 500 bananas 13

November 3, 2018 12:20 AM Police respond to BRUTAL London stabbing of teen in Southwark

POLICE responded to a call about a brutal stabbing of a 16-year-old boy on New Kent Road in Southwark on Friday. Emergency services were called, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Mr Djelal had just been released from a six-year sentence for conspiring to commit GBH. Someone who knew Mr Djelal told the Evening Standard that this could have been a response 12

October 31, 2018 11:47 AM Boris Johnson to be BURNED in controversial Edenbridge bonfire night celebration

Every year the Kent society picks an infamous public figure to poke fun at during its celebrations, this year being held on Saturday. The 36ft effigy will go up in flames alongside a traditional figure of Guy Fawkes. The giant replica of Mr Johnson is wearing Hawaiian-style boxer shorts with a tight-fitting blue jacket, mismatched socks and a cycle helmet 11

October 19, 2018 1:53 PM Jonny Bairstow: England batsman suffers injury playing football in training

Jonny Bairstow could miss England's fourth one-day international against Sri Lanka after twisting his ankle playing football in training. The 29-year-old Yorkshire batsman has not yet been sent for a scan but will be assessed by England's medical staff. England are 2-0 up in the five-match series and have a ready replacement in Alex Hales should he not be passed 12

October 14, 2018 3:11 PM Red Arrows’ longest serving pilot retires: Falklands pilot steps down after 2500 flights

The longest-serving Red Arrows pilot ever - who flew the Tornado F3 over the Falklands and for the Queen in this year's RAF 100 celebrations - has retired. Ten years and 2,585 flights after his first day, Squadron Leader Mike Ling has flown 29 different Hawk jets for a total of 1,765 hours during his career, which has seen him visit 46 countries 13

September 30, 2018 2:39 AM Mother and daughter murder shocks village

A VILLAGE was in shock yesterday after an elderly woman and her daughter were murdered in their own home. The victims were named locally as Margaret Harris, 78, and her daughter Sharon, 55. Mrs Harris’s husband David, 76, was seriously injured and taken by air ambulance to a London hospital. A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder last night 12

September 28, 2018 12:50 PM Love Island's Charlie Brake 'Cheated' On Ellie Brown With 'Mystery Blonde'

If reports are to be believed it looks like Love Island's latest split may not have been particularly amicable. The Sun is reporting that Charlie Brake cheated on Ellie Brown with a "mystery blonde" prior to their split this month. A source who is supposedly close to the pair (so we're not sure why they would blab, but hey) told the publication: "Charlie 23

September 28, 2018 12:15 PM Councillor MOCKS Remain 'TAKEOVER' plot for new Brexit vote

LABOUR councillor Brendan Chilton mocked perceived attempts at a "corporate-sponsored takeover" to pressure the party into supporting a new Brexit referendum, saying the party "will see sense" and accept the UK is leaving the European Union. The Kent Labour Councillor warned Jeremy Corbyn support for a second Brexit referendum would "alienate more" working 12

September 8, 2018 12:08 AM Hero Battle of Britain pilot, 99, takes to the skies for the final time

Hero Battle of Britain pilot, 99, who is one of only six surviving members of 'The Few' takes to the skies for the final time - in a Spitfire A hero Battle of Britain pilot has taken to the skies at the tender age of 99 for the last time - in a Spitfire. World War II ace Archie McInnes is one of only six surviving RAF pilots who took part in the vital 13