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Firefighters tackling barn blaze

Fire crews were sent to the scene. Stock image

Fire crews are tackling a fire that broke out in a single storey barn.

Gypsy and traveller sites still being considered

Caravan site. Stock image

Potential sites for gypsy and traveller pitches are still being considered and the council is welcoming suggestions from local landowners.

Charity chief to lead inquiry into missing child sex abuse files

CEO of NSPCC, Peter Wanless

The Kent boss of a children's charity will head up an investigation into the handling of historic child sex abuse cases.

Horse rider rescued by air ambulance

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance was scrambled. Stock picture.

A horse rider was rescued by an air ambulance after being injured in a fall.

From attic to antique

A Royal Copenhagen 5456 Salmon Fish ornament was sold for a whopping £555 on the BHF eBay store

A list of the top ten most unique donations made to a charity has been released with one reeling in more than £500.

Four men arrested in connection with burglaries

Police have made an arrest. Stock picture.

Four people have been charged by police in connection with burglaries across Kent.

Fire crews investigating blaze at garden centre

Firefighters were called to the scene. Stock picture.

Kent Fire and Rescue service is investigating a fire in a garden centre storage building.

Military bands march in

The Royal Marines Association Band and the Military Wives Choir in Portsmouth

Two military bands will be making an appearance at a community arts centre for the first time.

Man still recovering in hospital after serious accident

Police are investigating. Stock picture

Police are still appealing for information after a man was seriously injured in a head-on collision.

Early morning delivery for super car winner

A man has opened his door to the surprise of a brand new luxury car that he unknowingly won in a competition.


Pair viciously attacked through car window

Police patrolling the streets. Stock picture.

A driver was punched in the face by robbers in a brutal attack as they sat in their car.

Not your average way to travel from London to Paris..

Bough Beech resident Paul Hitchcott (far left) cycled 500km from London to Paris in aid of a blood cancer charity

A man has cycled over 300 miles from London to Paris in an attempt to raise money for a blood cancer charity.

Town awarded for local achievements

Sevenoaks Town Partnership has been named Town Team of the Year at the Association of Town and City Management 2014 Awards

Outstanding achievements in a Kent town have led to it being presented with a prestigious award.

'Lets talk about dementia'

The drop in centres will be providing support and services. Stock picture.

Anyone with concerns or questions about dementia can address medical experts for answers at an upcoming awareness event.


Police appeal for witnesses following serious accident

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Anyone with information about a two car accident which left a 63-year-old man with serious injuries is asked to contact the police.

Three ex-teachers deny abusing 22 schoolboys

Three former workers from the former Swaylands School are standing trial

Three former teachers have appeared in court to deny abusing 22 boys at a Kent school in alleged offences dating back 50 years.

Re-vamp of electoral registration

The last Euro election was in 2009

Sevenoaks residents are set to see the biggest change in the last century to the way they register for elections.

Woman hit by a van in Tunbridge Wells

The ambulance came about 90 minutes late. Stock picture.

A woman has been struck by a van in Tunbridge Wells during rush hour.

Man accused of stealing champagne from new supermarket

Waitrose car park will offer two hours free stay

A man has been arrested on suspicion of trying to steal a bottle of champagne from a new supermarket in Sevenoaks.

Woman hit by car in Sevenoaks

Police were called to the site. Picture: Stock image

Police and ambulance crews were called to reports of a woman in her 40's being struck by a car in Sevenoaks.

Mystery surrounds death of cyclist

Dux Lane, where the cyclist died

A report is being prepared for the coroner after a cyclist died from head injuries on a quiet country lane.

Handyman molests care home resident, 88, in bed

Handyman Michael Fleming, of Sheridan Close, Maidstone, has been jailed

A pervert was caught on secret camera after repeatedly molesting an elderly care home resident as she lay helpless in bed.

CCTV operators catch two suspicious men in a Sevenoaks car-park

Police have made an arrest. Stock picture.

Two men were arrested in a Sevenoaks car-park after being spotted acting suspiciously by CCTV operators.

Man wanted after charity box for seriously ill children stolen

CCTV of a man wanted over a charity box theft at Domino’s Pizza in Sevenoaks

A man is wanted by police after a charity box raising money for seriously ill children was stolen from a pizza takeaway.


Fears for Kent schoolgirls missing in Thailand

Annie and Alina Day, six and ten, went missing on June 1 while visiting their mother in Pattaya, Thailand. Picture: SWNS.com

Interpol has launched a hunt for a mother who has gone missing with two Kent schoolgirls in Thailand.

Missing Sevenoaks man found

MISSING: Stuart Lee

The man who went missing from Shoreham, in Sevenoaks has been found.

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