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Lorry blocks town centre road

Lorry stuck in Malthouse Hill. Pic by @nickelf on Twitter

A lorry got stuck while manoeuvring around a tight bend in a town centre

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Villagers grill MP over Stack park

Hundreds of villagers and nearby residents turned out to Westenhanger Castle. Picture: Gary Browne

Hundreds of people attended a public meeting to question MP Damian Collins over the proposals for a 3,600 space lorry park.

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Calls for more safety signs after girl swept out to sea

Warnings to walkers at Dymchurch

A councillor has backed calls for more safety signs at a coastal spot where a girl was swept out to sea.

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Pressure group to tackle MP over lorry park tonight

Operation Stack on the M20

Protesters will tonight ramp up the pressure over plans for a huge lorry park off the M20.

Hitler rants against lorry park

The Hitler rant has been posted on YouTube by an opponent to the lorry park

A Hitler rant video has been posted online by opponents to the proposed Operation Stack lorry park.

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Green backed as new pool site

Artists impressions of a new leisure centre for Hythe

A controversial public space has been backed by councillors for the site of a brand new leisure centre after councillors voted to support plans.

Crunch time for new leisure centre debate

Artists impression of a new pool and leisure centre in Hythe

Councillors will tonight vote over controversial plans to put a new leisure centre on an historically protected piece of land.

Jurassic park coming to Kent

Dinosaurs are taking up resident at Port Lympne this year

The largest collection of life size dinosaurs in Europe will take up residence at a Kent zoo this year.

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Hotel issues CCTV proof after 'no Santa' complaint

CCTV proof of Santa at the Hythe ImperiaL Hotel on Christmas Day, with a member of staff carrying presents.

A hotel has released a CCTV picture of Santa visiting - after a mother complained he didn't turn up on Christmas Day.

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Mum survives crash to become hairdresser to the stars

Award-winning hairdresser Vicki Lord from Beltinge

A hairdresser who was told she would never do the job she loves again after a crash is now stylist to celebrities.

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Delays as car blocks motorway

One lane is blocked on the M20. File picture

Drivers have been suffering delays this morning after a car crashed and blocked the M20.

Trapped driver cut free from overturned car

The accident happened in School Road, Hythe. Picture: Google.

Fire crews helped cut a driver free from the wreckage of a car which had crashed and flipped onto its side.

Car bursts into flames in motorway crash

Emergency services closed two lanes. Picture: @Jakeyb14

Emergency services called to a car on fire which closed part of the M20 after it crashed and burst into flames this morning.

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Missing man found safe

Kent Police

A man who sparked a missing persons appeal after disappearing from his home has been found safe and well two weeks on.

Discussion over pool application pulled from agenda

Artists impression of a new pool and leisure centre in Hythe

An item to discuss proposed Hythe pool planning application has been dropped from town's planning committee agenda.

Trucker flees blazing trailer

Fire crews were called to the scene. Stock image.

A lorry driver unhooked his trailer and drove away before it erupted in flames.

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Resident attack witnessed by inspectors

Willows Care Home, Hythe. Picture: Paul Amos

A lack of staff and training have been blamed for violent scenes witnessed by inspectors at a Kent care home.

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Planning application submited for new pool

Artists impression of a new pool and leisure centre in Hythe

A planning application has been submitted for a new leisure centre days after councillors voted to approve a change in location.

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Missing teenage girl found

Chloe McDonald was reported missing from Hythe last night

A missing 13-year-old girl reported missing has been found.

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Puppy’s incredible 200-mile journey

 Lady the lurcher, reunited with her owners Oliver Bennett and Lucy Eke

Lady the lurcher has been reunited with her owner... 200 miles and four months since they last saw each other.

Teenagers arrested after cabbie's jaw broken in attack

KCC has cancelled the contract with the firm

Five teenagers have been arrested after a taxi driver suffered a seriously broken jaw in an alleged attack by a gang of youths.

Man accused of stealing £60k of beer and biscuits

Lympne Industrial Estate where Walsh is alleged to have taken the lorry containing the lager. Picture: Google

A man has appeared in court over the alleged theft of thousands of pounds worth of beer and biscuits.

Van driver in hospital with serious crush injuries

Emergency crews at the scene of the crash. Picture: Kent_999s

A van driver was taken to hospital and a busy motorway partly shut for several hours after a "very serious" crash involving a van and lorry.

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Delays after fallen tree lands in road

The road has been closed. Stock image

A road which was closed after a tree fell causing traffic delays this morning has reopened.

Kitchen damaged following oven blaze

Firefighters were called to the scene. Stock picture

A blaze which started in an oven and spread to kitchen units has left a house in Kent badly smoke damaged.

Woman flown to hospital after crash

Fire crews were called to the scene. Stock image.

A woman had to be freed from her car by firefighters and airlifted to hospital after a crash this morning.

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