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Campaigners to fight mega prison

A public meeting is being held tonight as battle lines are drawn over a government proposal to expand a Kent jail.

Can you help find this classic Ford Granada?

A distraught daughter wants help to find her late father's classic Ford Granada which has been stolen from outside her home.

Child hit by car thrown 30ft into air

Family of a five-year-old girl feared she had been killed after a pensioner who ignored a red light drove straight into her.


Bride's unique wedding warm up

A woman who married her childhood sweetheart couldn't resist doing what she loves the most before walking down the aisle.


New police unit to tackle cyber crime

Specially trained detectives are cracking down on internet fraudsters and other types of online crime.


Cash-strapped council to sell assets

Eight sites have been earmarked for potential sale as part of plans to cut maintenance costs at a Kent authority.


Rush hour crash causing delays

Police and ambulance crews are at the scene of accident on a busy dual carriageway.

Crews battle kitchen fire

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus took around 40 minutes to bring a blaze in a two-storey property under control.

Orlando Bloom in hot water over the use of "pikey"

The BBC has been forced to apologise after Kent actor Orlando Bloom used the term "pikey" on Radio One.


Dog attack suspects arrested again

Two people previously detained by police after a toddler was mauled by a dog have been questioned for a second time.

Swinton to cut 900 jobs

Insurance group Swinton has earmarked 84 branches for closure as its customers move online.


Kent man held in murder probe

Police are offering a £10,000 reward - as a Kent man is held on suspicion of murder.

Woman's legs crushed by palm tree

A woman whose legs were broken when a palm tree fell on her in Sri Lanka is taking legal action.


Fire-fighters called to fridge fire

Fire-fighters using breathing apparatus put out a blazing fridge in the basement of a town centre office.

Tory expenses case passed to prosecutors

Allegations concerning the Conservatives' South Thanet elections expenses in 2015 have been passed to the CPS, it's been confirmed.

Police inspector jailed for making child porn

A former police inspector has today been jailed after making and sharing child porn as a judge described him as "a deeply disturbed man".

Driver who knocked over warden also guilty of manslaughter

A teenager who mowed down a traffic warden to escape a parking fine is also facing jail for a separate manslaughter, it's been revealed.


Young inmate died of natural causes

An inquest into the death of a young inmate, who was found unresponsive in his cell at a young offenders institute, found he died of natural causes.

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