Brock to stay on over Easter

Operation Brock will remain in place until after the Easter Bank Holiday weekend as a precaution to manage the flow of traffic to the Port of Dover and EuroTunnel, Kent Resilience Forum (KRF) leaders confirmed today. While both freight and passenger traffic has been flowing well along cross-Channel routes since the weekend, the volume of…

Kent County Council planning to enforce moving traffic offences in Traffic Management Act amendments

Plans are being developed to use new powers to improve safety and tackle congestion by enforcing moving traffic offences. Kent County Council (KCC) is applying to the Department for Transport (DfT) for these new powers, for offences that could previously only be enforced by the police. If approved by DfT, specialist Automatic Number Plate Recognition…

Storm Eunice warning for Kent

Local residents and people needing to travel in or through Kent on Friday should plan for significant disruption due to extremely strong winds. An amber wind warning is now in force from 3am to 9pm on 18 February as Storm Eunice sweeps in from the Atlantic and powers across the southern half of the UK.…