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Americana music festival to come to Kent

Black Deer festival at Eridge Park in Kent

11 January 2018

A taste of all things Americana will be riding in to Kent this summer as new music festival Black Deer launches.

Mum won't live beyond 40 without policy U-turn

Carlie O’Hare with her son, Jude,

11 January 2018

A woman who has to take 45 tablets a day just to survive is pleading for the government to make a life-changing drug available on the NHS.


Darts champ shows up at Kent pub

Rob Cross visited The Bedford to play a few legs.

10 January 2018

Punters asked world darts champion for a quick match when he visited a Tunbridge Wells pub last week.

Starving woman 'could have had more help'

More could have been done to make professionals aware of a condition which caused a woman to neglect herself. Picture: Getty

10 January 2018

A malnourished woman who lived in a cold home with no working toilet and evidence of "extreme hoarding" was let down by the authorities.


Dancing On Ice star Candice's hot festival ticket to Kent

British Bake Off star Candice Brown, currently starring in Dancing On Ice, will be at Pub in the Park in Tunbridge Wells Picture: ITV

10 January 2018

Dancing On Ice and Bake Off star Candice Brown will be cooking up a storm at a food and drink festival in Kent this summer.

Towns to share police officers

Tunbridge Wells Police Station in Crescent Road

10 January 2018

Kent Police is to transfer officers between police stations six miles apart in a bid to improve efficiency.


Plan to recruit 200 extra police officers

Police officers on the beat. Picture: Thinkstock Image Library.

10 January 2018

Kent's crime commissioner wants to recruit hundreds more police officers, but taxpayers will face higher bills to help meet the costs.


Catch them while you can: exhibitions to see

Tracey Emin's My Bed

10 January 2018

See a famous artist's bed, childhood TV stars and panto paraphernalia in six stimulating exhibitions across the county before they close for good.

Stand and deliver: The Highway Rat's woodland trail for kids

The Highway Rat (voiced by David Tennant) and the Squirrel (voiced by Tom Hollander) Picture: PA Photo/BBC/Magic Light Pictures

10 January 2018

Two Kent forests have launched a fun kids' trail from the pen of author Julia Donaldson featuring a caped crusader - who's after your biscuits!


Run for it: parkruns and clubs to get you moving in 2018

Don't just think about it: get running this year

10 January 2018

Resolved to get fit or fitter in 2018? Here’s how to do it with running in Kent – it just takes a bit of motivation to get you moving.

The Sound of Music stage show makes two Kent stops

Lucy O'Byrne in the Sound of Music, coming to Bromley and Tunbridge Wells

09 January 2018

The Bill Kenwright version of the timeless classic The Sound of Music comes to Kent, with fresh face, and former EastEnder Neil McDermott.

Car and bike crash blocks road

Stock image.

09 January 2018

A crash between a car and bike has partially blocked a road.

Bus service purge 'in limbo' after chief loses job

Matthew Balfour, KCC cabinet member for environment and transport

09 January 2018

Plans to slash dozens of subsidised bus services are up in the air after the sudden departure of Kent's cabinet transport chief.


Where's the cheapest fuel in Kent?

Prices at the pump are predicted to rise. Picture: Ryan McVay/Thinkstock

09 January 2018

Filling up your car is now the most expensive it has been for years, so here is where to go for the lowest prices.


Electrical fault sparks Rusthall church fire

The damaged roof at St Paul's Church in Rusthall. Source: Rusthall Village Association.

08 January 2018

Five fire engines were called to the scene of a blaze in a three-storey building that threatened to spread out of control.

Groombridge Place delays reopening by three months

Idyllic Groombridge Place

08 January 2018

A manor house in Tunbridge Wells has pushed its reopening date back by three months.

Crash causes disruption to morning rush hour

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08 January 2018

Motorists heading through Pembury are facing delays this morning after a crash.

Lib Dem leader wades in on ambulance admission row

Lib Dem leader Vince Cable say the crisis is worsening

08 January 2018

The Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable says the issue over patients waiting in ambulances for admission to hospitals in Kent is worsening.


Crash closes road

People are said to have suffered minor injuries following the crash. Pic @kentpolice7oaks

06 January 2018

Two vehicles have been involved in a collision that has closed a road.

Ambulance crisis at A&E

stock photo

04 January 2018

A third of people were left waiting in ambulances for more than half an hour outside A&E units in Kent last week.

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