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'Medical incident' in village

Police and paramedics have been in a residential street for most of the afternoon.

Burnt cooking sparks panic on fire-hit estate

People living on an estate hit by a devastating blaze two years ago were left shaken overnight after smoke billowed through a block of flats.

Round the world Tandem Men given a hero's welcome

Two cyclists who have ridden 18,250 miles on a tandem have arrived back in Kent to a jubilant reception.

Dog poo epidemic plagues city's parks and pavements

Just three offenders were fined last year despite the epidemic.


Accident sparks air ambulance call

Emergency crews have been called following reports of an accidental injury.

Cathedral bosses review security after terror attack

Bosses at Canterbury Cathedral are reviewing their security in the wake of the horrific terror attack in Westminster.


‘Van tool theft is a kick in the teeth’

A self-employed landscape gardener says it feels like “a kick in the teeth” after thousands of pounds of tools were stolen from his van.


'Armed' man charged with burglary spree

A man is accused of breaking into properties while carrying a knife, heroin and crack cocaine.

Charity concert to help young girl with cancer

A concert is being held to raise money for a girl who needs life-saving treatment

Two-car crash caused delays

A busy road was blocked following a collision between two vehicles.

Animal parks beef up security after rhino killed

Staff at two wild animal parks in Kent have confirmed they have increased security after a rhino was shot in France.

Super council decision due

Four local authorities will decide whether to merge into a single body during meetings tonight.


Public consultation starts on colleges merger

Proposals are on the table for Canterbury College and East Kent College to become one by August.

Hospice wedding ceremony brings joy for dying mum

A terminally ill mum has been part of her daughter's special day after a wedding blessing was held at a hospice.


Drink-driver seriously injured woman in head-on crash

A drink-driver who seriously injured a passenger in a head-on crash after a night out has been jailed.

Shopkeeper tackles suspected thief

A shopkeeper has described how he and members of the public grappled with a man suspected of stealing from his store.

Urgent care scaled back as hospital cuts junior doctors

Hundreds of patients will be diverted elsewhere as a Kent hospital faces losing most of its junior doctors, forcing it to scale back urgent care.


Thugs hurl bricks at mum's car windscreen

A family have been left feeling uneasy after bricks were hurled at their car while it was parked in a disabled bay overnight, smashing the windscreen.


Stonemason: 'I wasn’t warned about killer dust'

A retired stonemason who says his former employers are to blame for his life-threatening lung disease has settled out of court.

Fencing stolen from building site

Police are appealing for witnesses after fencing worth £1,000 was stolen from a building site

Make landlords pay business rates, says council

The government will be lobbied to make residential landlords pay business rates after accusations they are making huge profits at taxpayers' expense.


'I'm walking proof these drugs work'

A man told he had months to live is calling for potentially life-saving drugs to be available to all after treatment in Germany shrank his tumours.


City in grip of 'invisible killer'

Blackened filters on a cyclist's face mask show the effects of "toxic" air pollution, which is killing around 100 people a year in one part of Kent.


Hotel sealed off in suitcase scare

Police have investigated a suspicious suitcase found outside a city hotel.


Car fire spreads to house

Flames from a blazing car on a driveway set light to the windows and door of a property

X Factor star attacked after gig

Kent-born X Factor star Lucy Spraggan has posted pictures of her injuries after being attacked after a show in Brighton.


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