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Man appears in court charged with attempted rape and stalking

Man appears in court charged with attempted rape and stalking

Police have charged a 48-year-old man with attempted rape, sexual assault and stalking.

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Father spared jail after stamp outside club

Father spared jail after stamp outside club

A father who stamped on another man when violence erupted outside a nightclub escaped jail after a judge said it would punish his family.

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Ferry firm in hot water after launch 'disaster'

Ferry firm in hot water after launch 'disaster'

Passengers planning a day trip to Southend were left disappointed when a ferry launch was scuppered by strong winds, tides and a lost gangplank.

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I'm lucky not to be paralysed, says superbike champion

I'm lucky not to be paralysed, says superbike champion

Superbike fans can breathe a sigh of relief - Shakey is through the worst following his big crash.

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Holiday park hacker jailed after police seize half-a-million pounds in cyber-currency

Holiday park hacker jailed after police seize half-a-million pounds in cyber-currency

A cyber-hacker who duped 100 companies from a caravan on the Isle of Sheppey has been jailed for 10 years after a massive police operation.

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Trains cancelled until this evening after cables stolen

Trains cancelled until this evening after cables stolen

Train services have been cancelled after thieves stole railway cables overnight.

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Blaze destroys pontoons

Blaze destroys pontoons

A blaze ripped through some disused pontoons at a boatyard after reports smoke and flames could be seen.

Kent transport company crashes with £2m debts

Kent transport company crashes with £2m debts

More than 30 drivers have lost their jobs after one of Kent's fastest-growing haulage companies ceased trading.

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Superbike champion 'alert and in good spirits'

Superbike champion 'alert and in good spirits'

Kent Superbike champion Shane Byrne is said to be in good spirits, recovering from a major operation following a bike crash.

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Wife posts photos of injured Superbike champion from hospital bedside

Wife posts photos of injured Superbike champion from hospital bedside

Kent Superbike champion Shane 'Shakey' Byrne is undergoing emergency surgery on his spine today after a horror bike crash.

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Biker in intensive care after crash

Biker in intensive care after crash

Superbike champion Shane 'Shakey' Byrne remains in intensive care after crashing during testing for a championship race.

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'One tick bite changed my life'

'One tick bite changed my life'

A father whose life has changed dramatically after contracting Lyme disease has taken his battle for better treatment to Parliament.

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Police surround van

Police surround van

At least five police cars have surrounded a van they believe might be stolen.

Prisoners forced to share cells designed for one

Prisoners forced to share cells designed for one

Prison staff are being put at greater risk because of the poor conditions in some of Kent's jails, say campaigners.

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Driver trapped after car overturns in High Street

Driver trapped after car overturns in High Street

An elderly man had to be rescued through the windscreen of an overturned car.

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Man with taser arrested

Man with taser arrested

A man has been arrested for carrying a taser after police were called to a domestic incident.

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Appeal after woman confronted by burglar

Appeal after woman confronted by burglar

Police are appealing for information after a burglary in broad daylight.

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Pleasure cruiser rescued after being trapped near old sea forts

Pleasure cruiser rescued after being trapped near old sea forts

Lifeboat crew cut pleasure cruiser free from crab pot lines but could not free propellers from rope.

Bridge fault stops train services

Bridge fault stops train services

Train passengers had to use buses this afternoon when a railway line was closed because of a fault on a bridge.

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