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Police investigating sexual assault release CCTV

Police investigating a serious sexual assault want to speak to this man caught on CCTV Credit: Kent Police

Detectives investigating a serious sexual assault in Canterbury have released a CCTV image.

A woman reported she was the victim of a serious sexual assault in a car park in Link Lane in the city on the afternoon of the 6th of October.

"We believe that the man pictured may have information which could help with our enquiries and I would ask that the man – or anyone who recognises him - gets in contact with us."

– Detective Sergeant Chris Greenstreet

Severe disruptions on high speed train routes

There will be no high speed trains beyond Ashford Credit: PA

High speed trains travelling to and from London St Pancras International are facing serious disruptions because of overhead wire problems at Stratford International.

This means services travelling from London through Kent are all severely reduced or cancelled. There will be no high speed trains beyond Ashford and Faversham at all and passengers will need to change trains to continue on their journeys.

Buses will be brought in to cover services between Dover and Ramsgate.

Rugby fans at the World Cup match between South Africa and USA are likely to face very long delays getting home. They are being strongly recommended to take alternative transport home.

Services from London:

  • St Pancras to Ashford International: 2 trains per hour at 09 & 45 minutes past the hour
  • St Pancras to Faversham: 1 train per hour at 57 minutes past each hour
  • St Pancras to Maidstone West trains will not run

Services to London:

  • Ashford International to St Pancras: 2 trains per hour Faversham to St Pancras: 1 train per hour


World Cup Rugby trains delayed by overhead cable damage

Library pictures Credit: PA

Trains travelling between Faversham and St Pancras are being delayed because of damage to an overhead power cable at Stratford International.

Southeastern trains says it's currently running a reduced service.

Passengers intending to travel to the South Africa vs USA rugby match at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium at the Olympic Park, Stratford are advised to check before they travel.

Passengers are advised to leave enough time for their journey and use alternative routes to Stratford where possible.

More information available at Southeastern's website.

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