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Taxi driver banned after school run crash

Taxi driver banned after school run crash

A taxi driver has been banned after swerving across a road, hitting a car, and careering into the kerb several times while taking children to school.

Community rallies after charity theft

Community rallies after charity theft

An animal welfare organisation has been overwhelmed by donations after it emerged a volunteer had stolen money.

Headteacher's legal high plea as pupils get violently ill

Headteacher's legal high plea as pupils get violently ill

A head teacher has issued an emotional plea for action after seeing the devastating effects legal highs have had on schoolchildren.

Double delight for darts players

Double delight for darts players

A 12-hour marathon has raised twice the amount expected to help a fundraiser go on a sky dive.

Welcome to Kent's 'global village'

Welcome to Kent's 'global village'

More than 30 different nationalities call Swale their home.

Brickies land ex-Prem striker

Brickies land ex-Prem striker

Sittingbourne have signed another player with Premier League connections.

Caption the Action

Caption the Action

KM Group photographers were out in force across the county to capture the action this weekend - here's your chance to provide your own captions.

Seeing red in aid of Comic Relief

Seeing red in aid of Comic Relief

The staff at Sittingbourne Specsavers donned some very silly specs.

Raiders kick shop's window and steal cigarettes

Raiders kick shop's window and steal cigarettes

Burglars broke into a Co-op store overnight and stole cigarettes, leaving broken glass in their wake.

Sports star tours housing complex

Sports star tours housing complex

A wheelchair rugby player has officially launched a £7.8m development suitable for people who need care.

Funeral of veteran town football star who died aged 80

Funeral of veteran town football star who died aged 80

Harold Brockington still holds the record for the highest number of games played for Sittingbourne.

Could your business be the best?

Could your business be the best?

The search is on to find Swale's best firms, large and small, as part of a scheme to recognise their place in the community.

Stroke victim stretches himself to the limit

Stroke victim stretches himself to the limit

A 70-year-old has become the first winner of a gym’s member of the year award only 14 months after he suffered a stroke.

Negotiators called to domestic disturbance

Negotiators called to domestic disturbance

A road was closed off after a man threatened to harm himself following a domestic incident.

Road outside Co-op supermarket taped off by police

Road outside Co-op supermarket taped off by police

A man found lying unconscious on the pavement was taken to hospital with an eye injury.

Footage emerges of celebrity visit

Footage emerges of celebrity visit

A popular TV presenter came to Sittingbourne to surprise well-known town figure the Whistling Postman Dale Howting.

‘He saves my life a dozen times a day’ – a real Pal

‘He saves my life a dozen times a day’ – a real Pal

You’ve heard the saying ‘a dog is a man’s best friend’. But for one woman her pet is her lifeline.

Housing developer loses mound row

Housing developer loses mound row

Taylor Wimpey has been told a bund made up of building rubble must be removed from a housing estate.

Cancer survivor's new fight

Cancer survivor's new fight

A father of two who survived oesophageal cancer is calling for better awareness of the disease.

Mystery gift found on a shopping centre bench

Mystery gift found on a shopping centre bench

A random act of kindness was met with a mixture of gratitude and paranoia.

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