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Woman freed from car

A woman has been rescued from a car after a crash on a busy main road.

Don’t give money to the homeless, says mayor

A Mayor has said giving money to people on the streets is not a 'sensible' thing to do.

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Town Crier dies aged 81

A Town Crier, who has served a town for more than 13 years, has died.

Residents’ fury over delay in fixing collapsed wall

Residents are angry that nothing has been done to repair a wall which collapsed more than a year ago.

Warning after tumble dryer fire

Firefighters have issued a warning after a fire broke out when a tumble dryer overheated.

Bid to convert dockyard building to leisure centre

The landmark shell of a historic building is set to be transformed into a leisure complex.

Gilbert O'Sullivan rocks at theatre

Going to see a singer who is celebrating his golden anniversary in the business is bound to send a shiver down the spine.

Diner evacuated after blaze

A restaurant was evacuated after a blaze in an electrical cupboard last night.

Millions spent on stand-in doctors

A health trust is spending more money on locum doctors than any other in the country, despite a government pay cap.

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Expansion plan for prison

A Kent prison will temporarily close while it undergoes major refurbishment and redevelopment work.

Brawl breaks out at boxing match

A group had to be thrown out of a white collar boxing event after it descended into a brawl.

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Broken down lorry caused gridlock

Motorists suffered delays of up to an hour at a major junction.

Labourer paralysed after pipework fell onto him

A worker was partly paralysed when he was pinned down by a high pressure gas pipe as he worked in a trench, a court heard.

Have you seen this suspected burglar?

A suspected burglar is the latest to be put on Kent Police’s most wanted page.

Violent intruder avoids jail for school attack

An aggressive thug who made threats and attacked a man at a school, forcing pupils to go on lockdown while police were called, has avoided jail.

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Three accused of imprisoning woman in 'rape ordeal'

Two men and a teenage boy have been arrested on suspicion of false imprisonment after a missing woman was allegedly raped.

Cathedral in the dark

Parts of a town including its cathedral have been left in the dark and have no power after an outage earlier this morning.

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More teachers come to the Towns

More teachers than ever before are coming to the Towns to start their careers in the profession.

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Firefighters tackle scrap blaze

Firefighters were called to a scrap metal fire last night.

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Plans for former pub resubmitted

A former pub is set to become accommodation for eight people, if new plans are accepted by the council.

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Mystery items found in new jacket pocket

A shopper bought a brand new jacket from a sports shop... only to find cigarettes, a lighter, bank statements and medical records in the pockets.

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Police release CCTV image

Officers want to trace a car owner after a driver was assaulted through the window of his vehicle during a late-night attack.

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Delays after M2 crash

Police were reportedly called to the scene of an accident involving a motorbike and a car.

Teenage missing boy found

A 13-year-old boy who went missing for days has been found safe and well.

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Police called to bridge for second time

Police were called to a busy bridge for the second time in 24 hours - amid concerns for a man's welfare.

Commuters: ‘herd’ the one about removal of first-class travel?

Start your week with the Monday Moan from Medway Messenger columnist Alan Watkins.

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