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Vandals attack bus

The smashed window after vandals targeted an Arriva bus in Gravesend

A window was smashed when yobs threw a rock at a bus - narrowly avoiding passengers.


Chance to shop drivers parking illegally

A hotline has been set up to tackle problem parking

A hotline has been set up to take reports of indiscriminate parking in part of Kent.


Thug jailed for threatening ambulance driver

Robert Excell has been locked up, picture Kent Police.

A violent patient threatened an ambulance driver with a blade after she refused to give him a lift home, a court heard.


Man hands himself in after CCTV appeal

The boy was arrested on Monday, November 6.

A man in his 20s was arrested following reports of an armed robbery.

Killer driver's appeal 'disgusting'

Ian Harvey. Picture: Kent Police

A man whose childhood sweetheart died in a crash caused by a careless driver has criticised his attempts to get his two-year jail sentence cut.


McDonald's store lifts age ban

The McDonald's in Gillingham High Street has kept the ban

A Medway McDonald's has decided to revoke its ban on people under 21 eating inside the branch.


Have you seen this man?

David Fontaine is wanted by police. Picture, Kent Police.

Have you seen this man? Police would like to speak to him.

Pedestrian fighting for life in hospital

Police at the scene of the crash. Picture: Kieran Boast

A man in his 30s was airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car as he crossed the road.


M&Co announce opening date

M&Co will be moving in on Saturday

M&Co will be moving into the former BHS store - and here's when you can shop there.


Man confronted by paedophile hunters charged with grooming

He was arrested on Friday.

A 33-year-old is due in court after being charged with trying to groom a girl.

Teenager taken to hospital after crash with taxi

A girl was hit by a taxi outside the bus station

Police were called to a bus station amid reports a girl was knocked over.


Two teens arrested on suspicion of drug offences

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An 18-year-old and 16-year-old were charged with intent to supply crack cocaine and heroin.

Resident given oxygen after kitchen fire

Fire crews attended the blaze. Stock image. Credit: Kent Fire and Rescue Service.

Firefighters rescued the person from their home in the early hours of this morning.

Rock poppies honour heroes

People have been placing poppy rocks on the war memorial in Rainham ahead of Remembrance Sunday

Hundreds of rocks painted with poppies have been placed around a town's war memorial as we prepared to honour our fallen heroes.


Smoke alarm warning after kitchen fire

The man burnt his hands after a chip pan fire at his home, stock picture.

A family of four were alerted to a kitchen fire thanks to their working smoke alarms.


Police arrest man on suspicion of child grooming

Credit: Protecting Kids Online UK

A man suspected by paedophile hunters of arranging to meet a young girl at a station has been taken into custody.

B&M opens second store in Medway

Staff with special guests at the store in Chatham

The old Staples store has been refurbished and opened as the popular retailer.


Officers at scene of a crash on M2

Congestion on M20

Two vehicles were involved in a crash on the M2 this morning

Overturned car on M25 slip road causing delays

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All lanes are closed on the M25 while emergency services deal with the crash.

Emergency services at second crash on M2

Crash at junction 3 of the M2

Police and paramedics have been called to another crash on the M2 this morning.


Police probe games console burglary

Police have released CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to. Picture: Kent Police

Police are investigating a burglary in which a games console was reportedly stolen.

£1.5million robot performing operations at hospital

The da Vinci XI robot is being used to perform non-invasive surgeries for the urology department.


Car park being used as 'drug den'

The Brook car park in Chatham

Shoppers say they are having to step around needles, blood and human waste on a daily basis as a result of drug addicts.


Death not due to NHS 111 call failings

Phillip Marshall, 62, died in agony after calling the out-of-hours NHS number

A man said to have been 'written off' by call centre staff after collapsing at his home died of natural causes, it has been ruled.

Could pole dancing become an official sport?

A campaign is underway to get pole exercise recognised as an Olympic sport. File picture: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images

A group of pole dancing fanatics are campaigning to get the pass time recognised as a genuine sport which could one day be performed at the Olympics.


Woman stuck on bridge

Rochester Bridge

Police were called following reports a woman was trapped on the pedestrian section of a town centre bridge.

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