An adorable baby seal was saved by fire crews after it got stuck on Birchington beach. Firefighters were called at around 9:15 last night to rescue the pup from Beresford Gap near Margate. The two-month-old seal was wrapped up in a body bag and carried from the beach into the care of the RSPCA. The seal pup is thought to be alive and well after becoming stranded on the beach when the tide went out.
A Kent vicar, 78, has wedded his male model partner, 24, in a ceremony in Ramsgate.
A woman from Broadstairs has been sent to prison for 18 months for fraudulently claiming more than £150,000 in benefits.
A coastguard helicopter was scrambled this morning after a small fishing vessel ran aground at Walpole Bay in Margate this morning.