Friday 12th June 2020

Issue 1773

Please note: Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions. We will continue to circulate the newsletter containing news headlines and important information.

The latest crime reports were from Saturday 14th March (newsletter issue 1747).
We will return to our normal service as soon as the situation changes.
We are sorry for any disappointment this may cause.

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Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • Ten-year jail sentence following Herne Bay assault
  • Dover drug dealer who offered prizes to users is jailed
  • Suspected shoplifter charged with multiple thefts in Sevenoaks
  • Safety advice for horse owners
  • Rural team specials target illegal poaching
  • Four charges after reported burglary in Dartford
  • Canterbury drug dealers jailed for more than 12 years
  • Stolen dog recovered on busy dual carriageway near Maidstone

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • Bag stolen in Margate distraction burglary
  • Cigarettes and alcohol stolen from Thanet supermarket
  • Eight bottles of gin stolen from Canterbury supermarket

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • 'Like most, I have been reflecting...'

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Wednesday 10th June

  • Rubbish fire in Herne Bay
  • Hob fire in Rochester

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • Celebrating carers’ efforts during Covid lockdown
  • Kent Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases confirmed in Kent
  • Cross-Channel meeting to boost tourism in wake of Covid-19
  • Leader welcomes government commitment to ease immediate child migrant crisis in Kent.
  • The Summer Reading Challenge is back – digitally
  • Kent Leader says new Quarantine Regulations will “pour petrol on the fire” of the child migrant crisis.
  • Latest updates on Kent schools and provision for children and young people
  • Lord Lieutenant of Kent hails “heart-warming” volunteering achievements of quartet of Queen’s Award winners

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Friday 12th June

  • ‘For the Mutual Benefit of the Orphans’ Advance Fee Scam
  • ‘You Received a Voicemail’ Phishing Scam Email

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • Recall: Athenian Family Bakery - Savour Bakes Bread Sticks (sold at Aldi)
  • Recall: John Lewis - Bathroom Cabinets
  • Recall: John Lewis - Blythe Boot
  • Recall: Matalan - Snow Globes
  • Recall: Plant Pioneers - Vegan Shroomballs
  • Recall: Bisto - Original Gravy Powder
  • Recall: Fry's - Mushroom Country Style Pie

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Wednesday 10th June

  • Fry’s Family Foods recalls Fry’s Mushroom Country Style Pie because of undeclared milk

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Coronavirus Advice From Which?

Get the latest news and advice on COVID-19, from protecting yourself and your loved ones to the financial support on offer and how to shop safely

Click HERE for full details on the Consumers' Association (Which?) website.

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Scam Watch: Beware Suspect Caller Requests

A suspicious phone call followed a halted bank transfer for this member of the public. Here’s why you should always be wary of unexpected contact.

Click HERE for full details on the Consumers' Association (Which?) website.

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How To Spot A Pension Scam

Never be rushed into making a decision. A lifetime’s savings can be lost in a moment. Our guide tells you how to avoid potential pension scams.

Click HERE for full details on the Consumers' Association (Which?) website.

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Scam Warning: Fake Clarks Shoes Websites

We’ve been made aware of fake adverts for Clarks Shoes circulating on Facebook. Here’s what you need to keep an eye out for to avoid being scammed.

Click HERE for full details on the Consumers' Association (Which?) website.

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Message From Adam Sackett The East Kent NhW Liaison Officer

Neighbourhood Watch Week - 7-13th June 2020

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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Message From Andrew Judd The South East Kent NhW Liaison Officer

With the development of Track and Trace, several people have asked about advice around how this works.

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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Message From Adam Sackett The East Kent NhW Liaison Officer

Kent Cuckooing Awareness Campaign - see the video...

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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Message From Adam Sackett The East Kent NhW Liaison Officer

Doorstep Crime Advice

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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Message From Andrew Judd The South East Kent NhW Liaison Officer

Safety advice for horse owners

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.


Road Works

Sevenoaks and Swanley

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • Towns gets ready to welcome back shoppers

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.


Road Works

Tonbridge and Malling

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Tuesday 9th June

  • Action plan to help retail centres re-open safely
  • Message to residents of Tonbridge and Malling from Nicolas Heslop

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.


Road Works

Tunbridge Wells

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Wednesday 10th June

  • Reopening Tunbridge Wells
  • Statement from the Political Group Leaders of the Council

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.


Road Works

Maidstone

Checked : Friday 12th June. Updated : Thursday 11th June

  • Maidstone LPR update
  • Maidstone town centre is open for business
  • MBC asking shoppers to support local producers and Love your Local Market
  • Work starts on Mote Park Dam improvements

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.