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Cyclist suffers serious injuries after fall

A cyclist was taken to a London hospital with serious head injuries after losing control and falling off his bike.

Grave error is too close for comfort

A daughter has been left devastated after a new grave was dug too close to her father's, leaving it damaged and unstable.


Beach lantern release in tribute to van crash victim

Lanterns will be released from a beach in memory of a talented chef tragically killed when his bicycle was struck by a van.

A clay-covered helping hand

A TV talent judge is set to raise pots of money for a church appeal by making mugs.

Police to patrol harbour after vandalism

Reports of vandals damaging boats and jumping in the water have sparked more police patrols.

Where is ET?

A street artist has struck again in a Kent town - this time painting an iconic scene from film favourite ET.


Woman arrested after man, 60, stabbed

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of assault after a 60-year-old man was stabbed.

Prices hit £500,000 – for a terrace

Terrace properties in the heart of one town are fetching staggering sums – with some reaching upwards of half a million pounds.

Fitness fan fears for his sight but keeps fighting

A 35-year-old is determined to tick off a bucket list before he loses his sight to a rare eye condition.

Murderer denied appeal bid

A man who joined two teenagers in kicking a dad to death "like a pack of hyenas" 10 years ago has been refused permission to appeal his conviction.


Baby oysters begin six year growth cycle

A seaside fishery will import two million oyster seeds from France this year.

Kent's 'Banksy' gives Queen urban makeover

Graffiti artist Catman has struck once again – this time with an image of Her Majesty on a hoverboard.


Appeal after crews called to countryside blaze

Firefighters were called to a blaze which had spread over 30 square metres this morning.

Controversial court battle costs taxpayer more than £200,000

A High Court battle over the sale of seafront land has cost the taxpayer thousands of pounds.


Woman 'sent naked picture of ex to his employee'

The ex-wife of a Kent businessman is accused of sending a naked picture of him to one of his staff members and throwing dog mess at him.

Sea rescue after boat hits object

Lifeboat crews saved a team of wind farm workers after their vessel started taking on water.

Bank robbery CCTV released by police

An image of a man captured by security cameras just moments before a bank robbery took place has been circulated by detectives.


Controversial oyster racks to go on iconic stretch of beach?

Rumours that racks will be put on a famous section of shingle have been answered.

Electronics shop to close after more than 35 years

A town centre electronics shop is set to make way for a Norwegian interior design firm.

‘I desperately needed a last cuddle’

A mum who lost a baby wants to buy special cots to allow grieving parents to take their child home for a short time before they are laid to rest.


Hooded man fled with cash after bank robbery

A bank robber told staff he had a weapon before handing over a note demanding money at a busy high street branch.

Missing pensioner was in hospital

A search for a missing 75-year-old woman has been called off.


Late bid to save popular Kent festival

A high-profile business boss has pledged money to help save a festival from being drastically scaled back following a string of complaints.


Stabbing victim 'threatened to kill' editor

A 24-year-old who complained about his name being used in an online article is alleged to have made death threats against a newspaper editor.

McDonald's reopens after £1m revamp

Table service, made-to-order burgers, tablets to access Facebook and digital ordering are just some of the new additions to the fast food restaurant.


Family's joy as unlikely bone marrow donor match found

A perfect match has been found for a father-of-two in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant following a heartfelt plea from his family.

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