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Warning after cash machine thefts

Cash machines have been tampered with in Herne Bay. Stock image

Police are hunting a thief who fitted a device to a cash machine to steal money from unsuspecting people who used it.

Foreign students robbed at knifepoint

Stock image

Three teenage robbers are being hunted after two boys on a school trip to Kent from Japan were held up at knifepoint.

Police called as wedding reception turns to chaos

Police have arrested a suspect. Library image

Police officers called as row erupts among a group believed to be from a wedding reception.

Motorway reopens after car crashes into central reservation

The teen was arrested yesterday.

All motorway lanes on a section of the M2 have reopened after a crash earlier today.

Tributes at funeral of husband who died weeks after losing wife

Giles Corby, 34, who died a month after his wife

A funeral's been held for a 'quiet, kind individual' who collapsed the day after his wife's death and died weeks later.

False widow spider spotted in Herne Bay

The false widow spotted in Greenhill near Herne Bay

Britain's most poisonous arachnid makes appearance in coastal town

Masked menace still hunted as schoolboy ruled out of attack probe

A CCTV image of a masked man approaching students in Canterbury

Detectives are no closer to finding a masked prowler who grabbed a female student - after identifying a boy of 15 as the person behind most sightings.

Driver’s A2 bridge death still a mystery

Emergency services at the scene of the fatal crash on the A2 near Barham

Expert accident investigators have failed to find any reason why a lorry driver ploughed into a bridge on the A2 in a crash that killed him instantly.

Shop worker sacked after selling legal high to heart attack teen

Matt Ford says he nearly died after taking a legal high

A worker who sold a legal high to a teen who was later 'minutes from death' after taking it has been sacked, it's been revealed.

Ousted Tory city councillor defects to UKIP

Cllr David Hirst

Ousted Conservative councillor David Hirst joins UKIP, and vows the party will take control of the city council by 2015.

Racing star dedicates title to late friend

Talented racing driver Ryan Lawford died in January

Andrew Jordan says British Touring Car Championship title win was for Ryan Lawford, who died in January.

Courageous canine joins fight against poo

Scoop the dog is sick of irresponsible owners and is on a mission to clean up our pavements, parks and play areas

Grammar school reveals plans to move from Canterbury to Herne Bay

Barton Court

The head teacher of Barton Court Grammar School has told parents of plans to close its Canterbury site and move to Herne Bay.

Elderly woman punched in the face in attempted robbery

St Peter's Place in Canterbury

A homeless man has been arrested after an 84-year-old woman was seriously hurt when she was punched in the face in a suspected attempted robbery.

Pair quizzed over masked menace stalking female students

An image of the masked man released by police as patrols are stepped up

Detectives investigating a string of sightings of a prowler in a horror mask stalking female students have questioned two people.

Crooked shop worker caught on camera swiping £10,000 of stock

Michael Tonta admitted stealing from Comet

A shop assistant and a gang of crooks were caught on CCTV helping themselves to thousands of pounds of TVs, washing machines and speaker systems.

Pupils hurt as coaches crash

Emergency crews at scene of coach crash

Eight primary school children and a woman in her 20s have been taken to hospital after a smash between two coaches.

Pair injured in crash outside pub

Scene of a crash in Street End that left a woman with a broken leg. Picture: Theresa Harris

Two people have been taken to hospital after a 4x4 hit a car reversing out of a pub car park today.

Created in Kent: The Clangers set for return to our screens

The Clangers, created in Canterbury, set for TV return

A £5million project will see a children's classic that was created in Canterbury brought back to life on Cbeebies.

Hope for tomorrow... as Kent's first mobile chemo unit hits the road

The launch of the mobile chemotherapy unit

Cancer patients will be saved a gruelling trip to hospital after Kent's first mobile chemotherapy unit was launched.

Tourism bosses hold Southcliffe tour

Steven, played by Sean Harris, in Channel 4 show Southcliffe that was filmed around Faversham

A walking tour is being launched to take visitors around the Kent locations where a gritty TV thriller was filmed.

Police chiefs: Faversham officers will start shift in Sittingbourne

Police have arrested a suspect. Library image

Senior officers say more flexible way of working will improve service to the public

Touch-and-go battle to save the lives of baby dormice

This dormouse is being looked after at Wildwood

The wet weather has taken its toll on two dormice... as a conservation team fights to keep more of the cute creatures alive.

Rustic firm beating the retail giants on price

Macknade Fine Foods partner Stefano Cuomo

A family business dating back to the 19th century is selling healthy basketfuls of greens cheaper than the supermarkets.

Dad's anger as murderer of young mum could soon be released

Merrick Rogers, convicted of Claire's murder

A taxi driver jailed for life for the murder of a mother is preparing to be released... still protesting his innocence.

Backlash as pub tells customers: 'Don’t bring your dog’

The Black Dog in Whitstable

The landlord of a pub called The Black Dog has angered customers after telling dog owners not to bring their pets during busy times.

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