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28 March 2014

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Plea for better Marshlink services to coast

An artist's impression of a high speed train at Hastings Station

27 March 2014

A rail summit to press for better train services between Ashford and Hastings will be held early next week.

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Gruesome find of dumped animal bones

Kent County Council logo

27 March 2014

Investigators are hunting fly-tippers who dumped large animal bones in New Romney.

Car set alight in residential street

Fire crews raced to the scene. Stock pic

26 March 2014

A Renault Mégane was destroyed by fire after being set alight outside homes.

Help for flood-threatened army ranges

Lydd Ranges with soldiers in training. Library picture.

26 March 2014

More than £400,000 is being provided to protect the flood-prone Lydd and Hythe Ranges.

Pensioner ready to get on his bike after beating prostate cancer

Jeff Gage will take part in two charity rides after beating prostate cancer

25 March 2014

A 70-year-old is preparing to cycle 500 miles in aid of Prostate Cancer UK.

Boy flown to hospital after being knocked down by car

Medics transfer the injured boy to an air ambulance. Picture: Andy Clark

21 March 2014

A young boy has been flown to hospital this morning after being knocked down by a car.

£25 million investment at power station

Dungeness B power station

21 March 2014

Millions will be spent on a major plant investment project at a Dungeness B power station.

More than 20 firefighters battle garden blaze

The man suffered 25 degree burns. Stock picture

21 March 2014

Four fire engines and a water unit rushed to a rural home after a bonfire got out of control.

Lorry driver leaves victim 'prisoner in own home' after parking row attack

Andrew Dixon, from St Mary's Bay, was jailed for three years

20 March 2014

A trucker has left a pensioner scared to go out after launching a savage attack with a wheel brace in a row over a parking space.

Elvis has filled the building

20 March 2014

A Chinese Elvis impersonator played a sell-out show on the opening night of a new themed bar.

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Eyesore finally bites the dust

20 March 2014

The last remaining section of Ashdown Court has now been demolished.

Drug addict jailed for firebomb attack on woman's home

Drug addict Andrew Angel has been jailed for eight years

20 March 2014

A yob and his friend attacked a woman before throwing a Molotov cocktail at another home in a 'day of madness'.

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Police fined £100k for 'damaging' security gaffe

Police left sensitive tapes and information in a disused station

19 March 2014

Kent Police has been fined after documents and tapes containing 'extremely sensitive and confidential information' were left in a disused station.

Nuclear reactor shut down amid fears of Fukushima disaster

Dungeness B power station

19 March 2014

One of Kent's nuclear reactors was shut down for two months last year amid fears it could suffer flooding on the scale of a Fukushima disaster.

Fire breaks out in hotel

Kent Fire and Rescue Service. Stock image

19 March 2014

Fire crews were called to Eastwell Manor and Spa this afternoon to deal with a basement fire.

Fears of distraction burglary

Stock picture.

19 March 2014

Police are investigating a suspected distraction burglary in the Kennington area this afternoon.

Traffic diverted after two cars collide

Stock picture.

19 March 2014

Emergency crews attended a smash between two vehicles in Wye this afternoon

Speeding car clue to blaze at derelict pub

Dousing the remaining flames

18 March 2014

A car heard speeding from the site of a pub fire in Ashford has led police to conclude that arsonists may have been responsible for setting the blaze.

Outrage as school pupils set to share unisex toilets

The Towers School in Ashford

17 March 2014

An idea for school pupils to share unisex toilets has been slammed by children's campaigner Esther Rantzen.

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