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Five-hour wait at Eurotunnel

Lorries queueing on the approach to Eurotunnel

Travellers hoping to get away to France face a five-hour wait at the Eurotunnel following emergency work.

Girls fight off man who grabbed them

The girls were grabbed in Dolphins Road, Folkestone. Picture: Google.

Two girls managed to fight off a man who jumped out of a car and grabbed them after they refused to talk to him.

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Jack-knifed lorry sparks motorway chaos

Courtesy Kent Police

The driver of a huge articulated lorry lost control on the M20, causing the vehicle to jack-knife.

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Wood-burning stove sets loft alight

Fire crews tackled the blaze. Stock image

Fire crews raced to a home after a wood-burning stove set fire to a loft.

Gridlock after multiple car crash on motorway

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A multiple car crash on the M20 has brought gridlock.

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Men arrested over reported robbery

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Two men have been arrested following a reported robbery.

Police appeal after man robbed

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was reportedly robbed in the early hours of this morning.

Council activates emergency weather procedure

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Temperatures are set to dip below zero prompting one council to activate its 'Severe Weather Emergency Protocol'.

'Knife-wielding shoplifter' arrested

Ashford Outlet. Picture: Tony Flashman

A man has been arrested on suspicion of shoplifting and threatening a security guard with a knife.

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Rare plane brought to Kent

An rare aircraft has been installed at a Kent museum.

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Neighbour's stereo equipment seized by council

 Kit seized by Shepway Council

A council seized hundreds of pounds worth of stereo equipment after a woman refused to stop playing loud music.

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People smuggler jailed after teens forced to hide in tent

The tent was used to carry five teenagers

A people smuggler is behind bars after Vietnamese teenagers were hidden in a tent on the back seat of a car.

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White van appeal in murder probe

Joe Daniels

Police are hunting the driver of a white transit-style van who may have information after a landlord was shot dead in his pub.

Gang used woman to lure taxi drivers

Joshua Prett. Picture: Kent Police

A man who was part of a gang that attacked and robbed taxi drivers at knifepoint has been given a 12-year jail sentence.

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Passengers warned of delays after fire

Folkestone Central station

Train passengers are being warned of delays after a line side fire caused a power supply problem.

Dentist struck off over concerns for patient safety

Earlsgate Dental Practice

A dentist under investigation for potentially posing serious risks to patients has been temporarily struck off the national register.

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Burglars steal gold and wooden crocodile as occupants watched TV

Police are hunting burglars who stole a wooden crocodile and gold from a house in Folkestone. Picture: Google

Police are hunting burglars after gold jewellery and a wooden crocodile were stolen from a house while the residents were watching TV.

Missing boy found

Kieran Kenton has been found.

A missing 14-year-old boy has been found.

Teenage boys missing from home in Kent

Anh Nan Nguyen, 15 (left) and Son Thai Vo, 14 are missing

Police have followed several lines of enquiry to find two teenagers, but need the public's help.

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Man charged over harbour killing

Police shut off the area. Picture: Tony Flashman

A man has been charged over the death of a grandfather found dead by the harbour in the summer.

Children among 16 immigrants found in van

Children were among 16 immigrants found in the van

A van driver who tried to smuggle 16 immigrants including a five-month-old baby into the country claimed he thought he was delivering furniture.

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Fears grow for missing boy

Kieran Kenton has been found.

The family of a 14-year-old boy who disappeared three days ago have launched a desperate appeal to find him.

Wartime pistol handed to police to go to museum

More than 300 guns were handed to police during an amnesty. Picture: Kent Police

A wartime pistol is to be sent to a museum after it was handed in to police during an amnesty aimed at tackling gun crime.

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'Why would anyone want to hurt this beautiful man?'

Joe Daniels

The heartbroken partner of a landlord gunned down in his pub says she has no words for the "evil" shooter, as she pleads for witnesses to call police.

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GP surgery closed following break-in

Manor Clinic in Folkestone

Police are appealing for witnesses following a reported burglary.

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Appeal following pub shooting

Joe Daniels was shot as police launch murder probe at Folkestone pub

Police are appealing for dashcam footage as part of their investigation into the suspected murder of Joe Daniel.

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