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Secondary school mourns sudden death of Year 10 pupil

Pupils and teachers at a secondary school are mourning the sudden death of a Year 10 pupil over the weekend.

Images released by detectives in hunt for stolen Morris Minor

Police investigating the theft of a vintage Morris Minor have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to.


Apple computer and fishing equipment stolen

Police are appealing for the public's help as they investigate a burglary which happened earlier this week.


School welcomes Royal visitor

The Princess Royal was at Cranbrook School yesterday to open its new sixth form centre.

Crash closes road near pub

A rush hour crash has closed a road in the Weald.

Head 'sorry' over pupil reward plan

A school's apologised for its reward scheme for pupils' 100% attendance - leaving those who had suffered sickness left out.


Teacher jailed for abusing pupil

A man who groomed a vulnerable teenager has been sentenced after subjecting her to "appalling abuse".

Watch: Cricket legend and golf pro face off

Sir Ian Botham and Andrew 'Beef' Johnston flew into a Kent golf club for a quick round this week.

Rapist ex-teacher faces prison

A teacher who raped a pupil at a girls’ boarding school in the late 1970s is facing jail.

Appeal after man left fighting for life and three others hurt in crash

Detectives are asking for witnesses to a serious multiple-injury crash to come forward.

Man fights for life after serious crash

A man has been flown to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a serious crash which left three others injured.

All-day street festival

Get down to Cranbrook High Street today for the Nuts In May festival.

School extension named after chair of governors

Headcorn school has gained a smart, new sustainable classroom block.

Crews tackle flat fire

Firefighters spent an hour tackling a fire in a first-floor flat after smoke was seen billowing from a window.

Vintage Morris Minor stolen

Police are appealing for the public's help to track down a vintage car which was stolen this week.


Man charged with theft, assaults and driving offences

A man has been charged with a string of offences having been arrested this week.

Lorry crashes into railway bridge

A lorry driver has escaped unharmed after crashing into a railway bridge.


Static caravan catches fire

Fire crews were called out after a neighbour spotted a caravan alight this morning.

Crews rescue stranded rower from pond island

Fire crews were scrambled to a home this morning... to rescue a man stranded on an island in his garden pond.


Air ambulance lands after person crushed by tree

A person suffered back and leg injuries after being crushed by a falling tree.

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