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Man dies after being hit by train

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A man has died after being hit by a train near a railway station.

Car park plans go on show

An artist's impression of the car park

Updated proposals for a new car park in Kent have been revealed to the public,

Tribute to 'beloved daddy' who died in bike fall

Kenneth Legge died following the accident

Tributes have been paid to a man who died after falling from his bike during a cycling trip.

Woman 'punched and dragged into car'

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of kidnap after a woman was reportedly dragged into a car after being attacked by a man.

Police to focus near wildlife reserve in search for Ken

Ken Henson has been missing since May 25 from Sevenoaks

Police searching for a pensioner missing for almost a month will focus on an area near the wildlife reserve in Sevenoaks.

Cyclist dies after coming off bike

The air ambulance has been called to the scene

A cyclist who was airlifted to hospital after coming off his bike has passed away in hospital.

Appeal after multi-vehicle crash

The collision involved two lorries, a coach and three cars. Picture: Matt Edwards

Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash on the M25 involving two lorries, three cars, and a coach full of schoolchildren.

Schoolchildren caught up in crash

Picture: Matt Edwards

A section of the M25 reopened following a collision involving two lorries, three cars, and a coach, packed with children.


Cyclist fighting for his life

The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital after suffering a head injury when he fell off his bike.

Plans unveiled for town centre car park

The Buckhurst 2 car park plans have been unveiled. Picture: Google Maps

Plans for a new underground car park in Sevenoaks have been unveiled this week.

Kent Tory hits out at May after election own goal

Sevenoaks District Council cabinet member for housing, Cllr Michelle Lowe

A Kent councillor who stood for parliament has hit out at Theresa May's election campaign - citing a "series of mistakes".


£600,000 seized after wine fraud

The profits of the two wine businesses were invested in property. Picture: GettyImages

A crime family who invested the profits from a dodgy wine business into property have surrendered £600,000 to the National Crime Agency.

'Impromptu refinery' set up in Nick Clegg's former home: Court

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

A gang of thieves set up an impromptu refinery as part of a £1m scam in the grounds of Nick Clegg's former Kent home, a court heard.

Former pub could become flats

The historic building set for conversion

Sevenoaks council is to consider the conversion of an historic building, last used as offices, to living accommodation.

Lorry and car involved in crash

Traffic queuing on the M25. Picture: Highways England

A motorway lane was blocked following a crash between a car and a lorry.

Fallon wins for Tories

Sevenoaks MP Michael Fallon

Michael Fallon has been re-elected MP for Sevenoaks.

Barbaric burglars have sentences doubled

Daniel Wallace has has had his sentence doubled for his part in a brutal burglary in Halstead

Two thugs who tied up an elderly couple in their own home and poured boiling water over their heads have had their lenient sentences almost doubled.


Road closed after serious crash

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A serious crash involving two vehicles this afternoon caused delays for commuters.

Mum cleared of sexual offence

Lucy Coleman has been cleared of all charges

A woman has been found not guilty of assaulting a friend as she slept in a bed.

Kent man sentenced for hacking Gordon Ramsay's emails

Adam Hutcheson. Picture: SWNS

A man from Kent has escaped jail over his part in a conspiracy to hack into a celebrity chef's email account.

Former judge took his own life after dementia diagnosis

Archbishop's Palace in Maidstone

A former top family judge hanged himself in his room at a care home after being diagnosed with a rare form of dementia, an inquest heard.

Woman 'sexually assaulted friend as she slept'

Lucy Coleman has been cleared of all charges

A woman on trial accused of sexually assaulting her friend has told a court her alleged victim had consented to a threesome.

Search for missing pensioner enters 11th day

Ken Henson has been missing since May 25 from Sevenoaks

Emergency services have been unable to find a missing 80-year-old man who was last spotted at a petrol station.

Search continues for missing pensioner

Ken Henson has been missing since May 25 from Sevenoaks

Police are continuing to search for an 80-year-old who hasn't been seen since last Thursday.

Nine-year-old boy fights for life after crash

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A young boy is critically injured in hospital after a crash which also left his mother with serious injuries.

Traffic at a standstill on motorway

Traffic is said to have come to a standstill on part of the M25. Picture: Highways England

A rolling road block was in place following an 'incident' on one of Kent's busiest roads.

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