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Fire fundraiser smashes targets to help victims

Fire fundraiser smashes targets to help victims

An online appeal set up for victims of a house fire has exceeded a series of fundraising targets in less than 24 hours of its launch.

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Rabbit perishes in house blaze

Rabbit perishes in house blaze

Fire crews were called to a house in the early hours of this morning to tackle a large blaze, in which a pet rabbit died.

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Children march for road safety

Children march for road safety

Youngsters are taking to the streets, as figures show Kent has the highest number of child road casualties in the South East.

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Operation Raptor nets suspect drug-dealer

Operation Raptor nets suspect drug-dealer

A police search has caught a suspected drug dealer.

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Town centre Argos shuts for good

Town centre Argos shuts for good

A high street Argos store is closing its doors for the last time today.

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Cabbies brand waiting area a joke

Cabbies brand waiting area a joke

Disappointed taxi drivers have branded a new waiting area at a train station a joke as a CCTV screen continues to fail.

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Police seek witnesses to crash

Police seek witnesses to crash

Police need help to investigate an accident that has left a man seriously injured.

Dual carriageway hell until late 2019

Dual carriageway hell until late 2019

A stretch of dual carriageway has been reduced to one lane - and the restriction will stay in place until a new motorway junction opens next year.

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Man suffers head injuries

Man suffers head injuries

The emergency services were called out to an incident which left a man with head injuries.

Dashcam appeal after cyclist airlifted to hospital

Dashcam appeal after cyclist airlifted to hospital

Police are appealing for dashcam footage after a cyclist was airlifted to hospital following an accident near a supermarket.

Town centre chippie cleans up its act

Town centre chippie cleans up its act

Owners of a town centre fish and chip shop have cleaned up their act after being given a one-star rating.

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Air Ambulance assists after car and cycle collide near supermarket

Air Ambulance assists after car and cycle collide near supermarket

A busy dual carriageway was closed and an air ambulance scrambled after a car and cyclist collided

Police called over 'disturbance' at station

Police called over 'disturbance' at station

Around five police cars were spotted at an international train station this morning over reports of a 'disturbance'.

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Lanes closed on motorway

Lanes closed on motorway

Two lanes have been closed on the M20 to recover a lorry.

Woman arrested over assault

Woman arrested over assault

The police have arrested a woman of reports of an assault on a high street last night

Cars set on fire on residential street

Cars set on fire on residential street

Police are investigating a suspicious incident which saw several cars damaged by a fire in the early hours of this morning.

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Em-barmy funeral plans dropped

Em-barmy funeral plans dropped

Controversial plans to store bodies in a converted garage at a family home have been withdrawn.

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Memorial to murdered woman destroyed

Memorial to murdered woman destroyed

Vandals have smashed up a memorial bench dedicated to a 21-year-old woman who was murdered almost 15 years ago.

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Major healthcare shake-up faces delays

Major healthcare shake-up faces delays

Health chiefs have warned that it could be some time before consultation on a wide-ranging shake-up of services in east Kent can get underway.

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Tailbacks after crash on motoway junction

Tailbacks after crash on motoway junction

Long tailbacks have been reported today after a crash on a motorway junction in heavy rush hour traffic.

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