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Man injured in industrial accident

The air ambulance was called to High Brooms. Stock picture.

A man in his 60s was taken to hospital after being injured in an industrial accident.

Two trapped swans on train tracks

Swans are on the track are currently causing delays. Picture: Martin Apps

A pair of swans stuck on a set of train tracks caused delays this afternoon.

Woman abused terminally ill schoolgirl in the street

Kerrie Vant has been convicted of abusive behaviour

A woman has been ordered to attend an anger management course after she hurled abuse at a disabled school girl as she got picked up for school.

Campaign pranksters bid farewell to stunt

The pranksters bid farewell to their election stunt.

A group of pranksters who have targeted a parliamentary candidate's campaign posters have bid farewell to the stunt as polls open.

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Woman seriously hurt after being hit by car

Police are investigating an alleged gang rape

A woman has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after being knocked down by a car on a busy route.

Travellers arrive at community fields

Travellers are reported to have parked up on fields behind Aylesford Community Centre. Picture: Google.

A group of travellers has parked up on a community centre's fields.

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Crews extinguish blaze on cruiser

Bow Bridge Marina, Wateringbury. Picture: @Kent_999s

Firefighters were able to stop a blaze which set fire to a seven-metre boat from spreading to other vessels in a marina.

Pedestrian injured in crash

Paramedics were called to the scene. Stock picture

A pedestrian has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car.

All white now!

The white squirrel spotted by Jay and Paige Speller

This blurry image of a white squirrel was captured on a quiet residential estate today.

Council apply for court order in bid to remove travellers

Travellers at Eccles. Picture: @tlmarkmkj

A council frustrated by travellers who pitched up on playing fields will apply for a court order to have them removed.

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Lorry bursts into flames on motorway

The lorry which went up in flames. Picture: Clive Alexander

Traffic came to a standstill following a vehicle fire on a key route in Kent.

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Travellers move on to playing fields

Travellers at Eccles. Picture: @tlmarkmkj

Around a dozen caravans are currently parked near a village's play area.

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Travellers pitch up at roadside

Travellers have set up camp off Castle Way

A traveller encampment has appeared in a Kent village.

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Mischievous vandals target election poster

The poster was also defaced with an image of a minion

Vandals with a sense of humour have been adding their own flourishes to a prospective parliamentary candidate's campaign posters.

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Three charged over spaniel thefts

This spaniel was found and returned to its owners after being stolen in Birling

Three people have been charged for the theft of two beloved springer spaniels.

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'It's like we're at the bottom of the food chain'

Travellers who move on to sites and turn them into tips help reinforce the negative stereotypes

Generations of travellers say they face constant abuse, but they are not all bad and everyone should not be tarred with the same brush.

Mum's joy as son she saved from cot death marries

Luis Milne marries Emily

A mother who had to revive her son when he was moments from death as a baby has described her joy as he tied the knot 28 years on.

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Fake officers burgle house

Police were called. Stock picture

Two people dressed as police officers stole cash and in a cruel distraction burglary.

Men jailed over spate of burglaries

Gary Ponder. Picture: Kent Police

Two men have been jailed for stealing possessions, jewellery, cash and mobile phones.

Pterodactyl stolen from mini golf course

The dinosaur is believed to have been stolen early in the morning of Monday, May 15. Picture: Angela Worsell

Thieves who swiped a two metre squared 'dinosaur' from a mini golf course have been warned... we've caught you on CCTV.

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Van driver dies after crash

John Bartlett lost his life after his van left the road and crashed into a wall near Tunbridge Wells

A 24-year-old man who died after his van hit a wall has been described as "a treasured son and dear friend".

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Vandals target park

The vandalised sign at Leybourne Lakes Country Park. Picture: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council

A council's appealing for information after yobs destroyed signs and damaged trees at a Kent park.

Deaf OAP hears for first time in 20 years

Ex-firefighter Michael Spice and his wife Maggie

An ex fireman who had to quit the service due to his hearing issues has been given a miracle solution.

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Carer found guilty of racial and physical abuse

Christine King previously Christine Swaby

A woman is facing sentence for assaulting a 92-year-old dementia patient as he lay helpless in bed.

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Fighter jet artwork lands at control tower

Bertie Meeks with a lamp made from a tornado fighter jet’s fuel tank

A one-of-a-kind lamp created from a Tornado fighter jet’s fuel tank is on show at a former Control Tower.

Delays after crash on busy A road

Drivers should approach the area with caution. Stock image

Drivers were warned of delays after a crash which partially blocked a road.

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