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Man, 60, arrested after 'assault'

Police were called. Stock image.

A 60-year-old man has been arrested following a suspected assault.

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Air ambulance called to forklift accident

The air ambulance was called Stock picture.

The Kent Air Ambulance was seen in Sittingbourne following reports of a forklift accident.

Man's £40,000 holiday souvenir

Bill Best, firefighter Adam Burner of Woodstock Fire Department in Virginia, and Bill’s son, Richard Best, with the fire truck

A dad spared no expense when he decided to buy an American fire truck he fell in love with while visiting the United States.

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Robbers steal £4,000 from woman

Police would like to speak to these two women.

Police have released CCTV images after a woman had thousands of pounds stolen moments after she withdrew cash from a bank.

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Police appeal after serious crash

Police and ambulances in Newman Drive, Kemsley. Picture: Campbell James

A teenage boy was flown to a London hospital with serious injuries after a rush hour crash.

Teenage cyclist injured in hit and run

Ashley Cowles shows his injuries

A dad says his son was lucky not to lose his sight after a 4x4 clipped his wheel sending him over the bonnet and into a ditch.

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Pedestrian knocked down by car

Police and ambulances in Newman Drive, Kemsley tonight. Picture: Campbell James

A man has been flown to a London hospital after being hit by a car.

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Man's head stamped on during robbery

Officers investigating a number of robberies in Sittingbourne have made two arrests

Police investigating three robberies in one week in the same town have made two arrests.

No Christmas switch-on party

Last year's event

An annual switch-on event will not take place this year.

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Brave victim 'speaks up' after years of abuse

Coles abused the girl repeatedly. Stock image posed by model

An abuser has been jailed for 15 years for "disgraceful" attacks - after his brave victim came forward to help others.

Train hits van at level crossing

The damage to the front of a van after it was hit by a train off Lower Road, Teynham

A delivery driver has been taken to hospital with a head injury after his vehicle was hit by a high-speed train.

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Ofsted confirms dramatic improvement at primary

Headteacher Annette Bevan, with pupils of Lansdowne Primary School

A primary school is celebrating a good rating, having spent three years in special measures.

Police divers search lake in hunt for 'murder' weapon

Police divers searched a lake in Great Easthall Way, Sittingbourne, yesterday. Stock picture.

A diving team was called in to search a lake in connection with the alleged murder of teenager Kyle Yule, who was stabbed to death.

Family's painted stones idea rocks

Kyle Hills, nine, with Mum, Tina and brother Toby, seven

A family is hoping to spread some joy by painting rocks with uplifting messages and leaving them around town to brighten up strangers' days.

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A249 reopens after car overturned

Emergency crews are at the scene. Stock picture.

Emergency services were called to deal with a crash on the A249.

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Council slammed as homes refused

What Callum Park could look like.

The owner of a riding school have criticised the council after plans to redevelop it were refused.

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Rat spotted in pub

A dead rat was removed from the ceiling. Library image

Pest controllers have been brought in after a rat was spotted at a Wetherspoon pub - just months after maggots fell from the ceiling.

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M2 slip road reopens after pothole chaos

The cause of the delays. Picture: @KentHighways

Emergency repairs have been completed after pot holes caused chaos for drivers trying to get on to a key motorway today.

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Brother's heartbreaking plea as treatment hopes dashed

Lizzy Adams with her mum Kath

The family of a terminally ill girl are exploring the possibility getting treatment in Mexico in a last ditch attempt to save her life.

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Pedestrian hit by car

Bell Road, Sittingbourne. Picture: Instant Street View

A person has been taken to hospital after an accident in a town centre.

Neglected dog saved from streets

The dog which was found in Milton Regis High Street

A pooch which was found in a bad state has been taken off the streets.

Teen cyclist rolled over bonnet in hit-and-run

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Police are hunting a driver who reportedly fled after hitting a teenage cyclist, sending him flying over the bonnet and into a ditch.

Woman hurt after car and lorry collide

Thousands of patients were forced to wait inside an ambulance

A driver was treated by paramedics following a rush-hour accident on a busy road.

Road reopens after car and lorry crash

Ambulance crews at the scene

One person has been taken to hospital after a head-on car and lorry crash.

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Police helicopter helps in hunt for stolen car

A police helicopter has helped in the search. Stock Pic.

The police helicopter was seen circling after a BMW was reported stolen.

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Katie Price's phone 'hacked from Kent'

Katie Price

A TV star, glamour model and author claims she has had her phone hacked into from a town in the county.

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