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Lee Mack helps out seriously ill Stacey

Lee Mack at the Woodville. Pictures by Ninja Knight.

Lee Mack came to Gravesend last night to help raise cash for seriously ill Gravesend girl Stacey Mowle.

Woman trapped in car after crash

A woman has been taken to hospital after a car crash in Bean.

Do you recognise these trolleys?

Do you recognise these trolleys?

British Transport Police suspect they could have been used in an attempt to steal cable from the Channel Tunnel Rail Link tracks.

Hero's monument 'attacked by vandals'

The Gordon Memorial, at the Riverside Leisure Area, Gravesend

A plaque on the Gordon Memorial in gardens named after the Royal Engineer has been removed after fears it was targeted by thieves.

Tributes paid to 'kind and loving' crash victim

Pensioner Jean Shaw died in a crash on her way to church

The family of a woman killed in a car crash in Northfleet have described her as 'always smiling’.

Man rescued from water

Gravesend RNLI lifeboat

Gravesend Lifeboat rescued a man when he fell in the water during the regatta.

Gravesend 'legal highs' shop boss: Don't judge us

The boss of a 'legal highs' shop in Gravesend says critics shouldn't judge his business until they have visited the store.

Alert as gun discovered in field

Lower Rochester Road, Higham.

A field in Higham has been taped off by police after officers uncovered a firearm this morning.

Gravesend Regatta

Leon Newman in England's Most Powerful Man competition

It was the 167th year of the regatta in Gravesend over the weekend.

Mature dating site big hit with council staff

A man working at a computer

Dating, Facebook, Amazon and Argos among the big hitters for council staff at work.

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Hundreds of tonnes of rubbish alight

A pile of rubbish, weighing the equivalent of 33 elephants, went up in flames overnight.

Tesco unveils Meopham plans

Colin Hargrave

The manager of Spar, a few doors down from the proposed Tesco, has been collecting signatures on a petition opposing the plans.

Emergency services called to shopping centre

Police were called just after 6pm to reports of a man suffering a cardiac arrest.

Firefighters cut man free after crash

The scene on Valley Drive

A man was cut free and taken to hospital by ambulance after a crash between a van and car in Gravesend.

Burglary suspect arrested

Medway Magistrates' Court

A man is due before magistrates after being arrested by police investigating a burglary.

A tail of six toes

Pudding, Niall and Brenda are looking for new homes

They may not be purrrfect but...

Northfleet harbour filling up after 100 years

Ancient docks fill with water for the first time in over 100 years.

Though not quite ready for a sailing barge, the water level in the West Dock filled up last week, giving a glimpse of the future.

Two charged after assault

Medhurst Gardens, Gravesend.

A pair are due in court this morning after a woman was seriously injured after a burglary in Gravesend.

Northfleet man in court after police find live bullets in kitchen

North Kent Magistrates Court, Dartford

A man who took bullets he found lying on the ground in Northfleet has pleaded guilty to possessing ammunition.

Banned, banned and banned again

The case was heard at Maidstone Crown Court

A Gravesend man has been jailed after he was caught drink-driving for the THIRD time as he tried to escape from police.

Heritage Quarter is 'against the law'

How the Heritage Quarter in Gravesend could look

Civic group Urban Gravesham says Gravesham council has broken the law and it wants Heritage Quarter plans brought back before councillors.

'It costs more to have the light on'

Bob Aslett

An independent trader in Gravesend says some days he barely makes enough money to pay for the light being on.

Driver arrested after death of car passenger, 72

The scene of the crash at Pepperhill on the A2. Picture: @SeanAsh28

A driver has been quizzed by police on suspicion of causing the death of a 72-year-old woman in an A2 crash.

Woman dies in A2 horror at Pepperhill

The scene of the crash. Pictures supplied by @joanneroberts77

A woman died following a crash on the A2 at Pepperhill. A driver has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving

Blaze destroys 100 tons of hay

Thames-side Fire Station in Northfleet

One hundred tons of hay were destroyed in a fire at a farm near Pepper Hill on Saturday night.

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