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Stolen puppies are safely back home

Two puppies that were stolen just before Christmas have been reunited with their owner.

'The folk scene won't be the same without them'

Friends have expressed their shock after the loss of two stalwarts of the Kent folk scene who died within a week of each other.

Lights out as town’s tree lacks festive sparkle

The centrepiece of a town's festive decorations - its Christmas Tree - is lacking some of its sparkle.

Four fire engines used to tackle workshop fire

Four fire engines were needed to tackle a blaze at a workshop.

'My little boy still remembers terror of rock attack'

A mum whose windscreen was struck by rock-thrower Glynn Williams says that justice has been done.

Rudolph the red-nosed potato

Staff at a potato shop have turned their spuds into a sculpture of Rudolph to celebrate the festive season.

Dog rescued from house fire

A dog has been rescued by firefighters after a two-storey house caught alight while the owners were out.

Family escapes house fire

A family-of-five and their dog fled their home in the early hours after a fire broke out.

Swimming pool roof comes loose in Storm Caroline

High winds and driving rain brought in by Storm Caroline have forced the closure of a swimming pool after its roof was damaged.

People will 'starve' if foreign fruit pickers shut out

The boss of winemaker Chapel Down says people will starve if a Brexit deal is not agreed to allow free movement of labour for foreign fruit pickers.

Burglars smash their way into business

Burglars fled in a 4x4 after being disturbed as they smashed their way into a business.

Police called to church after man abused congregation

A man seen "acting strangely" in a church was asked to leave after hurling abuse and threats at members of the congregation.

How's this for a nativity display?

A church has drafted in a balloon modeller to tell the story of Nativity this year.

Resident angered after ‘petty’ note left on car

A resident was angry to find that a 'petty' note had been left on her grandson's car, as they attended her mother's wake.

Surgery 'ruined my life'

A mum is warning other women after an operation that was meant to help her left her with life-long health complications.

Raiders ransack fledgling business

A retired couple have been left reeling after their antiques shop was trashed by thieves.

Burglars torch cabin after stealing child's racing car

A child's racing car worth £5,000, a log burner and collectable toys were among items stolen from a cabin by burglars, who then set fire to it.

'Amazing joy' as man saves lives in organ donation

A devoted husband who died suddenly has given the gift of life to others by donating his organs in a final selfless act.

Duke of Kent opens big cat safari lodge

The Duke of Kent has visited The Big Cat Sanctuary to officially open a new lodge.

Suspicious suitcase left in town centre

Police descended on a busy high street after shoppers spotted a suspicious suitcase next to a bin.

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