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Paralympian Steve finds love with Alton Towers victim

Vicky Balch (left) and Steve Brown (right) starred in Without Limits

24 September 2017

Kent Paralympian and TV host Steve Brown has found love with Alton Towers crash victim Vicky Balch after the pair featured in a documentary.

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Man cut from wreckage after crash

Police were called to the scene

24 September 2017

Fire crews had to cut a man from his car after he crashed.

Co-op to stock fruit crisps

Nim's Fruit Crisps founder Nimisha Raja

22 September 2017

A manufacturer of dried fruit and vegetable crisps has signed its first deal with a national supermarket.

Couple’s dream eco house up for top award

22 September 2017

A couple, who built their own eco-friendly home, are due to find out if their property has won a design award this evening.

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'Had it been a young man stripping off, it would be different'

Bernard Bibby preparing for an abseil

22 September 2017

A cabaret club has pulled the plug on a pensioner's full-body wax for charity because it was ‘too cringey'.

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'Dog row left me fearing for my life'

Hircin Ozata must have mental health treatment

21 September 2017

A complaint about a barking dog led to a four-year campaign of harassment against a man and wife, a court heard.

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Singer raises plight of terminally-ill teenager

John Newman

21 September 2017

Chart topper John Newman had a special reason for wanting to help a 13-year-old girl in need of a life-saving operation.

Slow traffic after bus crash

Police were called to the scene. Stock image.

20 September 2017

A main route was partially shut after a bus and car collided, causing long delays for rush-hour drivers.

Problem roundabout upgrade is 'short-sighted'

Highways England's proposal for an upgrade Stockbury roundabout

20 September 2017

Plans for a £100 million upgrade of a notoriously busy junction have been described as “short-sighted in the extreme”.

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Missing boy, 15, found

Police. Stock pic

20 September 2017

A 15-year-old boy who has been missing for days has been found.

Photographer snaps deer's escape from snarling wolf

Snarling fox goes after deer. Credit: SWNS

18 September 2017

A Kent photographer managed to capture the extraordianry moment a deer managed to get away from the clutches of a snarling wolf.

Power cut hits thousands

Power is still off for many living in Sittingbourne. Stock photo.

18 September 2017

An underground cable has faulted, leaving many homes without electricity.

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Suspect charged in digger ATM theft attempt

Scene of the raid

17 September 2017

Police caught a man wanted following an attempt to steal a cash machine when he crashed during a pursuit.

Next stage of £58,000 coastal path mapped out

Coastal path: walkers along waters' edge of The Swale between Oare and Conyer. Picture: Stewart Miller.

17 September 2017

Ramblers volunteers help Natural England create 2,700-mile pathway around England.

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Ram raiders use digger to steal cash machine

Ram raiders have targeted Morrisons in Queenborough. Pic Peter Ward

16 September 2017

Police are appealing for information after a supermarket cash machine was stolen by ram raiders, who later crashed after a police chase.

Worst flu season in 69 years feared

Last winter, A&E at Medway Maritime struggled to cope with extreme demand. Image: Thinkstock

16 September 2017

Plans are being put in place at Kent's biggest hospital to try and prevent a repeat of winter chaos that saw some patients waiting 12 hours for a bed.

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Police dog snares dangerous driver

Police dog Parker. Picture: Kent Police

15 September 2017

A fleeing driver was caught by a police dog after crashing a Mercedes at a roundabout.

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Primary school pupil headhunted by magazine

Harry Hutchinson

15 September 2017

An eight-year-old boy looks set for a promising future after his video blogging impressed bosses at a professional publication.

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New cameras catch hundreds of speeders

Average speed cameras are now on the Sheppey Crossing

15 September 2017

Motorists have reportedly been clocked doing more than 90mph over a bridge that was the scene of Britain's biggest pile-up.

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'I've been told to return to frogland'

Murielle Stentzel

15 September 2017

A French woman who has lived in Kent for six years says she is being driven out by a 'staggering' rise in xenophobia.

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