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Air ambulance scrambled to help man

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance

Emergency services including police, firefighters and air ambulance crews spent two hours helping a man who suffered a "medical incident".

Kent MP put in charge of loneliness

MP Tracey Crouch - now in charge of loneliness

Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed a Kent MP to carry on the work of murdered MP Jo Cox to help the lonely.


Warnings for snow, wind and ice cancelled

Kent's set to be hit with frost and zero temperatures. Stock image

Weather warnings issued by forecaster for snow, wind and ice have now been cancelled for Kent.


Fancy snapping up this modernised flat for £45k?

A house is up for auction in Dover with a guide price of £45,000 to £50,000. Picture: Clive Emson

This flat - complete with fitted kitchen - could be yours... for the price of a BMW sports car. Here's how to snap it up...


Homeowners facing 'scandalous' charges

Homeowners in new housing estates in Kent often have to pay 'estate charges' on top of their council tax bills

Tens of thousands of people who own houses and flats across Kent are being forced to pay rising fees connected to their properties.


Town hotspot for exodus of Londoners

Dartford welcomed more Londoners than anywhere else in the UK. Stock pic

A council leader has called for more measures to cut the number of Londoners being rehoused in his Kent borough.


Serial shoplifter back in jail after 278th conviction

Joanne Jones

A one-woman crimewave who admits she enjoys shoplifting has again been jailed after notching up her 278th conviction.


Electric car charge points call

An electric car charge point

Every newly-built house should have an electric car charging point, say councillors.


'It hurt to stand up'

Trevor before joining Slimming World

A man who was so overweight it hurt his knees and ankles has won an award after shedding nine-and-a-half stone.


Cash and jewellery stolen in burglary

A general shot of Cedar Crescent in St Mary's Bay. Picture: Google

Police are appealing for witnesses after a reported burglary of cash and jewellery.

Man arrested after child woken by burglar

A man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary. Picture: Thinkstock

A man has been arrested after an intruder was reportedly forced to flee when he walked into a young girl's bedroom and was startled by her screams.

Warning issued after schoolgirl approached by unknown driver

A female pupil was approached this morning.

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was approached by two men in a black BMW on the way to school.

TV catches fire

Stock image

A householder was treated for smoke inhalation after a television in their flat went up in flames.


Man accused of causing explosion

Police have arrested a man. Stock image

Police have charged a Kent following a town centre blast that injured 30 people.

President told to 'Get a grip'

Border Force officer. Stock image

Calls for the UK to do more to help France police their borders have been dismissed by a Kent MP.


First brewery in 80 years

James Hayward and Charlie Venner toast the opening

A part of Kent without a brewery since the 1930s now has one as part of attempts to preserve the industry.


Thief struck during church service

Aaaron Spendley pleaded guilty to five counts of fraud earlier this month. Picture: Kent Police

A man pinched bank cards belonging to two women during a church service and used them to buy cigarettes from three different outlets.


Dog stolen from house during break-in

Frazer was stolen from a house in Swanley this afternoon between 12 and 2.

A woman has issued a desperate plea for help after her dog was taken during a break-in at a relative's house.


Police hunt serial flasher

Police in plain clothes arrested the man just before 3pm on Wednesday, January 17. Stock photo

A hat-wearing flasher who exposed himself in five separate incidents over a matter of days is being hunted by police.

Kent 'celebrity' mocked for falling for spoof news article

Publishers have ditched plans for a book by Milo Yiannopoulos. Picture: Mike Allen

Controversial commentator Milo Yiannopoulos has told his followers men are now allowed smear tests.


Controlling bully kidnapped frightened girlfriend

Joe Smith has been jailed for three years. Picture: Kent Police

A violent bully who forced his frightened girlfriend into his car and drove off with her has been jailed - despite her claiming she was not kidnapped.

Teenage girl found safe and well

Police said the teenager had been found, stock image.

A teenage girl missing since Sunday has now been found safe and well.

Rescue operation as dog plunges off cliffs

A coastguard officer lowers the dog to safety. Pic: Herne Bay Coastguard

Coastguard crews were scrambled after a cocker spaniel fell from a cliff and was left balancing perilously on a ledge.


Nursery's joy at top marks

Tinkerbells owner Donna Barker and manager Claire Stock with, from left, Ollie, Harry and Natasha

Smiles all round as nursery scores ‘outstanding’ Ofsted rating.

Notorious sex offender back behind bars

Canterbury nurse Dale Bolinger stood trial accused of attempting to meet a child after sexual grooming

A man who plotted to rape, decapitate and eat a girl has been taken into custody in the USA where he planned to start a new life.


Fraudulent car salesman ordered to pay £8,000

The case was heard at Maidstone Crown Court

A sales manager stole money on more than 60 occasions while working at a motor dealership.

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