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Dad killed daughter with severe anxiety problems

A father killed his daughter and tried to strangle her mother because he could no longer cope with the teen's anxiety issues.

Mum holds son’s funeral without his body

The grieving mother of a man found dead on a beach held his funeral without his body after authorities refused to release him.

More of the same wanted

Herne Bay joint manager John Embery believes his side just need to keep playing as they have been in recent games.

Traders angry at call for brand stores

An MP is facing a backlash from independent traders after suggesting a shopping mall with big brands be built on a derelict site.

Teen banned from standing in groups

A 16-year-old boy has been banned from standing in public places in groups of three or more.

Driver 'flees' after two-car crash closes road

A motorist involved in a collision is said to have left the scene this afternoon.

Dog savaged in park attack

The owner of a Jack Russell has relived the horror of seeing his beloved pet mauled in a park attack


Grieving mum in dark over son's death

Police are still trying to establish how a missing Kent man was found washed up on a beach in France nearly seven weeks ago.

Arrest after cyclist in his 70s seriously injured

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of dangerous driving after a cyclist in his 70s suffered serious injuries when he was hit by a car.

Thanet Way reopens after crash

The Thanet Way has reopened after an earlier three-car accident.

Children's play centre broken into again

A popular children's play centre has been broken into for the second time in little more than two months.

Embery demands more of the same

Herne Bay joint-manager John Embery wants a repeat performance from his side when they host high-flying Cray Wanderers on Saturday.

Witnesses describe the "roaring" sound of speeding bikers

An inquest has heard that a young biker who died in a crash was riding a machine too powerful for his restricted licence.

Post office worker preys on customer with cancer

A devious worker who stole from a veteran who was suffering with cancer is behind bars - after his victim "spoke" from beyond the grave.

Charity boxes swiped as play centre trashed during raid

Money destined for children's charities has been stolen during a burglary at an indoor play centre.

Dad, 53, was a 'pillar of the community'

A former school governor and event organiser who helped organise Herne Bay's air show and classic car displays has died.

Chain cafe plan for seafront site going ahead, says owner

Plans for a chain cafe to be opened on the seafront are still going ahead despite local opposition to the move.

Volunteers save seal pup from starvation

An injured four-month-old seal was saved from starving to death by a group of volunteers after it washed up on a beach.

Bay's luck still out

Joint-manager John Embery says Herne Bay's recent results don't reflect the performances they are putting in.

Rescue operation as dog plunges off cliffs

Coastguard crews were scrambled after a cocker spaniel fell from a cliff and was left balancing perilously on a ledge.

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