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Power cut hits hundreds of homes

UK Power Networks engineers were called to repair a cable fault after hundreds of homes were affected by a power cut.

Man arrested after police chase

A man remains in police custody after failing to stop for officers when requested.

Pile-up closes A249

A dual carriageway was shut for several hours after a crash involving at least four vehicles.

Memorial run for 'challenge-loving' pal

Friends and family are to complete a 23km run over 23 days in memory of their pal who died while diving on holiday.

Grandfather narrowly avoids horror smash

Dramatic footage reveals how a taxi driver managed to swerve out of the way after a lorry came around a corner on the wrong side of the road.

Entire garden shed pinched

A man who spent months rebuilding a shed at an allotment never got the chance to enjoy the fruits of his labour after it was swiped by thieves.

Odev backs Kisitu switch

Sittingbourne caretaker-manager Aslan Odev says defender Sal Kisitu would have been silly to reject Hythe.

Dessert chain gets ready to open new branch

Recruitment has started for a national ice cream parlour which is hoping to open this spring.


Duo charged after police stop-check

Officers were led to find class A drugs and a knife after stopping a car in the early hours.

And another quits Ukip

Former county chairman Richard Palmer has quit Ukip following the party's decision to oust leader Henry Bolton.

Single mum signs deal with Tesco to sell her fruit crisps

A single mother who dreamed of creating healthy snacks for children has just clinched a deal to sell her fruit crisps at Tesco.

Litter-strewn laybys and verges 'hideous'

The level of litter beside an A-road has been described as the worst it has ever been.

Long queues on A-road

A dual carriageway junction has been gridlocked this morning.

'They'd only just got their dad back'

A father-of-two who died after being hit by a car has been described as someone who would do anything for his girls.

Appeal after man's body found at roadside

Police say they are treating the death of a man whose body was found at the side of the road as unexplained.

It's all about the fans for Odev

Aslan Odev’s priority as Sittingbourne caretaker manager is to reward the club’s loyal supporters.

National retailer opens new branch

The newest branch of a budget chainstore opened for the first time today, attracting large crowds of bargain-hunters.

Mum's delight at home makeover

A mother who has undergone gruelling cancer treatment has had a double "dream come true" - meeting Peter Andre and having a home makeover.

Taking a glimpse into the past

Artefacts of historical importance have gone on display in a Kent town.

Brother sings heart out for cancer teenager Lizzy

The brother of a girl who is battling a brain tumour has recorded a song which he hopes will raise funds to help the family make memories.

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