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Huge mob attacked police with bottles and beer cans

Police were attacked when they began confiscating alcohol from underage drinkers

Two officers feared for their safety as they confiscated alcohol from underage drinkers at a cricket ground.


Prolific burglar jailed after returning to life of crime

Anthony Murray has been jailed

A criminal who was jailed for committing 104 high value burglaries was back to his old ways just four months after his release.


Rare permission for exhumation after grave blunder

The judge has granted the rare legal permission. Stock image

A judge has given rare legal permission for a husband and wife to be re-united in the grave.


Progress on plans for station revamp

An artist's impression of the station

Plans for a £900,000 refurbishment to a Kent station have moved a step closer, after the building was handed over to the town council.


Pub forced to shut for serving underage girl

Colin Barrett, owner of The Ivy in Sheerness

A popular bar has had its licence suspended for 14 days after a 16-year-old customer was found so drunk she had to be taken to hospital.


£70,000 scheme for new water main

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A £70,000 scheme to lay a new water main in a Kent town will see temporary lights in place along a main road.

Pilot raises house fire alarm from 2,000ft

Pilot Phil Hynes spotted the fire from 2,000ft up while flying back from the Isle of Wight

A pilot has told how a birthday treat for his mum took a dramatic turn when he had to divert because of a blazing building.


Motorway reopens after crashes

Picture: Kent Police

Two crashes on the same stretch of road caused long tailbacks.


Thousands raised for youngster's family

Julian Alessandro Cadman

More than 1,600 people have donated to a fundraiser in aid of the family of a former Kent schoolboy killed in the Barcelona terror attack.

Missing Julian, 7, confirmed dead

Julian Alessandro Cadman

Spanish police say the father of Julian Cadman has identified his body following the Barcelona terror attack.


Missing school boy's family head to Spain

Julian Alessandro Cadman

The family of a seven-year-old missing after the Barcelona terror attack head to Spain.


Plea to find boy missing after Barcelona terror attack

Julian Alessandro Cadman

The family of a young boy who became separated from his mother when she was hurt in the Barcelona terror attack are appealing for help to find him.


Burglar targets home

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Sevenoaks.

£7,000 seized from drugs offender

Martin conned his victim out of thousands. Stock image.

A Kent man has been made to surrender more than £7,000 of ill-gotten gains.


Appeal after bikes stolen

A black and yellow Capra mountain bike was also taken

Officers are appealing for witnesses after two high-value bikes were reportedly stolen in a burglary in a Kent town.


Boy impaled after cycling accident

The air ambulance landed at the scene. Picture: Pauline Zijdenbos

A young cyclist was impaled on a metal rod after an accident near a town's cricket grounds.


Fire crews attend barn fire

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Fire crews have tackled a barn fire during which bales of hay have been burnt.

Public backing for combined hospital and GP proposals

A doctor at work. Stock picture.

A new combined hospital and GP surgery has moved a step closer after a CCG decided to progress with plans following the back of the public.

School children set for rock band lessons

Youngsters will learn how to play in a band.

Schoolchildren and teenagers are getting ready to rock on their return to school where they will be taught how to play as a band.

Kings and queens of swing to sing and dance at Summer Festival

Swinging at the Cotton Club will take place on August 26.

A sensational live performance of Swinging at the Cotton Club is set to be staged as part of a summer celebration of Harlem’s hottest nightclub.


Gold pocket watch stolen in burglary

The pocket watch was stolen last month

A pocket watch of high sentimental value was taken during a burglary in a Kent village.

CCTV released in hunt for antique clock

A distinctive clock was stolen. Photo: Kent Police

CCTV images of the suspects in an antique clock theft have been released by police.


Turf war over new Aldi plans

Aldi's supermarket

A high-end store has objected to discount supermarket Aldi moving onto its turf.


Businessman convicted of major fuel theft conspiracy

The theft happened just outside the grounds of Chevening House. Picture: Matthew Black

A businessman has been convicted of a conspiracy to steal fuel from underground pipelines - including at Nick Clegg's former home.

Distinctive clock stolen

A distinctive clock was stolen. Photo: Kent Police

Police are appealing for information after a clock was stolen from a High Street shop.

Woman trapped after cars collide

Firefighters using cutting gear. Stock image

Firefighters had to cut the roof off a vehicle to free a driver following a crash at a roundabout.

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