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Teen in hospital after car accident

A 15-year-old has been hit by a car while walking near a main road.

£88k is price of council's lease blunder

A district council has been forced to pay out almost £88,000 after it granted a lease to the wrong company, KentOnline can exclusively reveal.


Police hunting man after bus 'sex assault'

Officers are investigating reports a teenager was inappropriately touched.

No way to one way

Councillors have voted to keep a street two way following traffic danger fears.

Dashcam catches 'idiot' driver's near miss

A horrified driver filmed the hair-raising moment a reckless motorist dangerously overtook a series of cars on a busy bypass.


Nature reserve reopens four years after flooding

A prime wildlife site which was devastated by severe flooding four and a half years ago has partly reopened.

Crash shuts busy road

Emergency services were called to a crash between a van and a motorbike, which closed a main road.

Motorbike crash sparks delays

A motorbike crash has led to delays traffic on a major bypass.

Government to decide on homes proposal

Controversial plans for 120 new homes could be approved after the decision was taken out of the district council's hands.


Less than a couplet of weeks left

There are just 10 days to enter a poetry competition.

Councillor still covets top job despite rule break

A complaint against a councillor who admitted breaching council rules by lobbying to become mayor will be investigated at a higher level.

Fundraising for child's therapy

Money will be raised this weekend for a two-year-old who has brain damage.

Girl hit by vehicle

An air ambulance was scrambled as a child was given treatment at the roadside after an accident.

Woman in court over marina shooting

A woman denied conspiring to murder a man believed to be her husband following a shooting incident last year.

Specialist muffling device is last attempt to save historic chimes

A clockmaker's specialist device could save a church's historic clock chimes from being switched off at night.

Sale of care home delayed

Complexities over staff pensions and other paperwork means the sale of a Kent County Council owned care home has been pushed back.

Second woman charged after marina shooting

A woman has appeared in court on suspicion of conspiracy to murder.

Queen role helped me beat autism

A teenager who has used her voice as a regatta queen to create awareness around autism must now pass her crown on.


Ex-priest finds new love with younger man

A priest who hit the headlines when his marriage to a man 50 years his junior ended has revealed he has found new love ... with an even younger man.

Schools shut early after more snow is expected

Two secondary schools will close early today to ensure students can get home safely.

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