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Firefighters called to supermarket after fridge fire

Fire engines spotted in Gillingham. Credit: @Media999E

Fire crews were called to a town centre supermarket after a fridge caught fire.


Two arrests after teen killed in motorcycle crash

Police were called to the scene. Library image.

Two men have been arrested after a motorcyclist died following a crash with a car.

Police 'incapacitated' by angry driver

Tony Parr was arrested by police on the A2

A man stopped at the roadside tried to avoid arrest by spraying officers in the face with a canister similar to pepper spray.


Dog left in bag finds loving home

Tiny dog Mavis was found abandoned before Christmas

A pet rescued after passers-by heard crying coming from inside a holdall dumped in a retail park has been adopted by a fosterer.


Police at scene of 'serious crash'

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A motorcyclist has been seriously injured following a collision with a car.


Drink-drive charge after van crash

The damaged caused by the impact

An alleged drink-driver will appear in court after a van crashed into railings, a lamp post and another vehicle in the early hours of New Year's Day.

Kent hospitals on highest state of alert

Medway Maritime Hospital. Library image

Some Kent hospitals are on the highest level of alert - with pressure escalating and an "increased possibility of patient care being compromised".


Fatal crash driver suspect bailed

The man was killed near on Luton Road, near the junction with Albany Road.

A young driver, who was arrested after a man was knocked down and killed during the early hours of New Year's Day, has been bailed.

Boy, 15, arrested after woman hurt in 'acid attack'

The incident happened in Best Street in Chatham

A 15-year-old boy is in custody after a woman was taken to hospital following a suspected acid attack.

Two car crash caused delays on motorway

Tailbacks have now started to ease.

A two car crash brought traffic to a standstill on the M2 London-bound carriageway earlier this morning.

Woman fighting for her life after fall

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance was called out.

A man has described how he battled to save his fiancee’s life after she fell down the stairs at home, suffering serious head and neck injuries.


Man dies after being hit by car

The man was killed when he was struck by a car in Luton Road.

A driver has been arrested after a man was knocked down and killed as he crossed a road in the early hours.

Van crashes into lamppost and railings

Railings outside the Murco garage were damaged.

A van driver was taken to hospital after crashing his vehicle into a lamppost, railings and another vehicle.

Vehicle overturns on motorway

Emergency services attend the crash. Stock picture.

All lanes on a motorway were closed after a vehicle overturned.


Man would rather be homeless than give up dog

Martin Evans is living in his van with dog Gizmo

A chef without a permanent roof over his head turned down the chance of a shared house because he would have had to give up his beloved pet.


Police called after hidden knife found

British Transport Police were called after this knife was found at Chatham railway station. Picture @BTPKent

British Transport Police were called after a knife was found near a train station.


Pub boss taken to hospital

Pub boss Paul Traynier was attacked in the Bell, Frindsbury Road, Strood, on Saturday night

Police are investigating after a publican suffered head injuries in an altercation at his pub.

Patient flown to hospital after accident

The air ambulance was called. Stock picture.

Ambulance crews including the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance were called to an accident this afternoon

Armed police descended on supermarket car park

Armed police outside Asda in Chatham

Officers with guns were seen detaining two people in a supermarket car park in the early hours of the morning.

Smoking materials spark bedroom blaze

Firefighters were called to the scene. Stock image

A bedroom was destroyed after a fire was sparked by smoking materials.


Man seriously injured in crash

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Emergency services were called and a man was taken to hospital with head injuries after being hit by a car

Woman taken to hospital after house fire

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Fire crews were called to a kitchen fire in a flat after a chip pan caught alight.


Car stuck on central reservation

A car has ended up on the central reservation of a busy road in Rochester. Picture: Megan Hart

Emergency services have been called to the scene after a car ended up getting stuck on top of a central reservation.


Cash stolen from ATM at railway station

The ATM in Rainham was ram raided on Boxing Day morning.

Thieves targeted a cash machine on Boxing Day morning.


Destiny's Child star coming to Kent for New Year's Eve

The Grammy Award winner is performing for one night only.

Helping the Homeless pair up for awards again

Liz and Darren Shaw from One Big Family - Helping the Homeless won last year's award.

Last year's winners are once more receiving dozens of nominations for the Pride In Medway awards.

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