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Homeless centre to shut at coldest time of the year –...

Manager left in invidious position because of heroin abuse and persistent rule-breaking.

Bottles, budgets and bins: it’s your rundown of city hall

Environmental issues are the top of the agenda as the city hall decides how to spend your tax pounds.

Plenty of Canterbury rugby on Six Nations weekend

Fans of the oval ball game are in for an exciting afternoon of cup rugby this weekend - before the Scots take on England.

Canterbury student nominated for Amnesty International journalism award

Also competing for recognition on the night will be Ross Kemp’s documentary on Libya’s migrant hell, and BBC Panaroma’s Undercover: Britain’s Immigration Secrets.

Mum opens tin of baked beans – and what she finds...

WARNING: graphic content. Emily Fisher took a chance when she peaked into the tin.

Why the Sturry Road bus lane just won’t achieve its aims

It'll take 20 weeks to extend the bus and cycle route, but that doesn't mean anything will really change, says Alex Claridge

Education expert: PM is clueless on tuition fees policy

Dr Joanna Williams says Theresa May's Conservatives offer nothing but a year-long review while Labour has clear policy to scrap fees.

Refugees’ clothing to be hung from Cathedral ceiling

Striking piece of art includes ragged clothing taken from migrants languishing in the infamous Jungle camp at Calais.

Council tax is outdated, unfair and not fit for purpose

With house prices soaring, but councils still strapped for cash, councillor Neil Baker asks if the current system is fit for purpose.

From outfitter to pub and kitchen, the remarkable journey of a...

Food critic John Hippisley offers his verdict on Deakin's latest incarnation as a place to eat, drink and watch the world go by.

Residents’ parking permits go digital

Are you one of the many Canterbury residents with a permit to park in designated areas? If so your life may have just got a bit easier.

Tax rise is more than I would like, admits city council...

Ahead of Canterbury City Council's budget day, Simon Cook says frontline services are being protected despite financial constraints.

Sturry Road bus lane shows lack of joined-up thinking at city...

We'll see plenty of congestion when the new bus lane is being built, but wait and see what happens when thousands of homes start springing up, warns James Flanagan.

Child abuse at Canterbury’s Chaucer School could have been prevented

In March last year Martin Haigh was found guilty of sexual offences against pupils as young as seven. He was also convicted for the possession of indecent images of children.

Canterbury drivers warned to expect 20 weeks of delays – thanks...

A whole side of the city faces paralysis due to massive road change work.

It’s Poundland, dude, but not quite as we know it…

Canterbury city centre store adds intriguing new dimension for bargain-hunting shoppers as it goes it head to head with Primark.

Have you seen this man?

Kent Police have released a photo of a gentleman they are hoping may help with their enquiries.

Forget tuition fees – it’s our unis’ manic obsession with growth...

Canterbury's universities have become too big too fast - and it's a concern.

Housing should be Canterbury City Council’s priority – not shopping

The Wilson Perspective: Decision to spend £75 million on a shopping centre stems from a flawed mindset, argues campaigner Dave Wilson.