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Man beaten and robbed of clothes on bridge

Man beaten and robbed of clothes on bridge

A man was left with serious injuries after being robbed of his clothes on a railway bridge.

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Woman raped in town centre

Woman raped in town centre

Police have stepped up patrols after reports that a woman was attacked in a town centre.

Sandwich bar shuts after just three weeks

Sandwich bar shuts after just three weeks

A new town centre sandwich bar which filled an abandoned unit has closed just three weeks after opening.

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We had to get Lockyer

We had to get Lockyer

Ashford boss Tommy Warrilow was determined not to miss out on prolific striker Gary Lockyer.

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Pies, pasties and Mediterranean pop music

Pies, pasties and Mediterranean pop music

Can a cafe offer 'a taste of Cyprus' on a rainy afternoon in Kent?

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Kent among worst in country for roadworks

Kent among worst in country for roadworks

The county has been listed in the top 10 in the UK for the amount of roadworks - with more than 70,000 in two years.

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Road closed after car overturns

Road closed after car overturns

A road was closed in both directions after a car overturned during rush hour.

Model railway museum to open this month

Model railway museum to open this month

Ashford International Model Railway Education Centre has a new home and is ready to start welcoming visitors to see its creations.

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Curry house named best in the region

Curry house named best in the region

A restaurant in Kent beat hundreds of others across the South East to become the best regional restaurant of the year at a prestigious award ceremony.

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College expansion set to cater for 250 extra students

College expansion set to cater for 250 extra students

A town centre college is set to build a new multi-million pound hub after receiving a government grant.

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Anger after 'anti refugee' notes posted through people's doors

Anger after 'anti refugee' notes posted through people's doors

Residents in one part of the county have hit out after anti-refugee notes were posted through their letterboxes.

A20 closed after van and motorbike collide

A20 closed after van and motorbike collide

Emergency crews are responding to a crash between a van and a motorbike on the A20.

Chickens 'killed and burned' by children

Chickens 'killed and burned' by children

Police are investigating after a number of chickens were killed at a farm.

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Abuser threatened to stab ex and rape her daughter

Abuser threatened to stab ex and rape her daughter

A misogynistic abuser has been jailed after threatening to stab his ex and rape her daughter.

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Team of the week

Team of the week

Find out who's in KentOnline's team of the week and vote for your star man.

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Man in hospital after A20 crash

Man in hospital after A20 crash

A man was taken to hospital following a two-car collision on the A20.

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Hour-long diversion as eight-month water works begin

Hour-long diversion as eight-month water works begin

Drivers are facing an hour-long diversion as eight months of works to replace a water pipe begins.

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Is this the worst road in Kent?

Is this the worst road in Kent?

A busy town road is in such an awful state that people have warned anyone using it risks injury or damage to their vehicles.

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'The hardest decision I’ve had to make'

'The hardest decision I’ve had to make'

20-goal striker Gary Lockyer has left Kennington for Isthmian League football.

Huge solar farm the size of 250 football pitches

Huge solar farm the size of 250 football pitches

Backers of a massive renewable energy project say it could act as a buffer against future housing development in the area.

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