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He 'lit up the lives of all who met him'

John McMahon's family have paid tribute

A family has paid tribute to a man who died in a four-car crash.

Men charged following multiple burglaries

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Detectives investigating a series of burglaries have charged two men.

Delays after cars crash

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Two cars were involved in a collision on the motorway.

'I saved a life by lying in bed'

Sean Parsons is encouraging people to register as a potential blood stem cell donor

A man's decision to sign up to donate blood stem cells after a loved one's death has saved someone's life.

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School's team make display to remember

Ruby Taylor, Eseohe Lawrence-Orumwense, Moyra Donnelly, Eliza Sapara-Grant, Alana Cowdery-Brewster, Katie-Ann Hill, Kitty Tucker and Willow Wilkins in front of Dartford Grammar School for Girl's display of ceramic poppies.

A trip to the Tate Modern inspired a school to make an alternative poppy display.

Appeal after cyclist's death

A cyclist died after a collision in Watling Street, Bean

Police are asking for witnesses to come forward after a man died following a collision with a car.

Driver rescued after crash in village

Hartley Road, Longfield

A woman in her 20s was taken to hospital after firefighters were called to an accident this morning.

Theft suspects arrested after tyres are blown out

A stinger device was used to stop this vehicle by police

Police used a stinger device to stop a car which had failed to stop for officers.

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Three vehicle crash causes delays

The bridge was closed for nine hours. Stock

Emergency services were called to the scene of a crash that closed part of the Dartford Crossing.

'Serious crash' shuts road

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Police and paramedics are at the scene of a serious crash outside a hospital.

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Maisie gets ready to light up town with festive cheer

Maisie Bellew, 10, will be turning on Dartford Christmas Lights

A 10-year-old from Dartford has been tasked with turning the town's Christmas lights on.

Man dies and another serious in hospital after pile-up

Eynsford Station

A man was killed and another is seriously ill in a London hospital after a four-vehicle crash.

The joys of Christmas in the middle of November

Bluewater's ice rink opens today

Bluewater's ice skating rink and Santa's Grotto opens today and Daniel Green was invited along for a sneak peak.

Road re-opened after crash

Traffic is building. Picture: Billy Oborne

Drivers suffered long queues following a crash.

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More than £1k raised after woman's crash death

Abi Harvey died in King's College Hospital

An inquest has opened after a 21-year-old guide leader died in hospital two days after her car was hit by a lorry on the Dartford Crossing.

Man assaulted after wife licked face of party host

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A Christmas party ended with a man suffering "horrendous" injuries after being punched to the ground.

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Man charged after break-in

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Detectives investigating a burglary in which power tools were stolen have charged a man.

Christmas reindeer event slammed as 'cruel'

Reindeer at Hawley Garden Centre

A garden centre has defended the use of reindeer in its Christmas grotto, after being targeted in an online campaign.

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Man fined for dumping Indian restaurant waste

Suna Meah dumped the waste in a Swanley car park

A man who dumped piles of rubbish from Indian restaurants have been fined.

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Screwdriver used in Bluewater fight

Bluewater shopping centre

Police were called to Bluewater on Remembrance Day after three men were seen fighting with a screwdriver.

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Delays clear on A2 after crash

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Traffic has cleared after an earlier crash which initially closed three lanes of the A2 at a busy junction.

Ram raid on hospital cash machine

Police were called out to Darent Valley Hospital

Would-be thieves got away empty handed after ramming their 4x4 vehicle into doors at a hospital in attempts to steal a cash machine inside.

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Surgeon denies being 'sexually inappropriate'

Suhaib Sait in a in a BMI Healthcare video about knee replacements

A surgeon has denied sexually-motivated misconduct after being accused of inappropriate behaviour during consultations.

Delays after M25 crash

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There have been problems on the M25 this evening after a crash which has blocked a lane.

Postman’s super snap wins top photo prize

Jason Steel Kent Wildlife Trust's Wildlife Photographer Of The Year with his picture of a European hornet on a potted Cape Daisy

A postman has been named Wildlife Photographer of The Year after capturing a stunning image of a European hornet.

Delays after bridge crash

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Drivers suffered long tailbacks after an accident on the Dartford Crossing.

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