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Cosmic band Syd Arthur prepare for lift-off at Dreamland

22 March 2017
Cosmic band Syd Arthur prepare for lift-off at Dreamland

Psych-rock band Syd Arthur will play their biggest Kent show to date at Dreamland this weekend.

Busy earning a living being silly

11 January 2017
Busy earning a living being silly

CBeebies' Balamory star Miles Jupp has made a career of being silly - as well as acting, writing and radio presenting.

The man filling Paul Weller's shoes

02 November 2016
The man filling Paul Weller's shoes

Russell Hastings is living the dream, performing songs by his boyhood heroes The Jam and this weekend he is heading to Kent.

Amateur snapper in pole position for photo prize

27 September 2015
Amateur snapper in pole position for photo prize

An Islander has combined his passion for photography and high-powered racing bikes to stunning pictorial effect.

Contest winners' Madness joy

16 September 2015
Contest winners' Madness joy

An Island mother and daughter met their musical heroes after winning a KM Group competition.

Madness bring Our House down

12 September 2015
Madness bring Our House down

Ska sensations madness lived up to their Nutty Boys reputation when they bowled the crowd over at a cricket ground.

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Party time as firm celebrates its centenary

11 September 2015
Party time as firm celebrates its centenary

One of the Island's oldest companies marked its 100th birthday with a fundraising event.

MP attacks offers to take in refugees

10 September 2015
MP attacks offers to take in refugees

Sympathy for the plight of migrants has grown since shocking images of a boy's lifeless body washed up on a beach went viral.

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Tributes to loving family man who died in crash

07 September 2015
Tributes to loving family man who died in crash

The family of a 51-year-old motorcyclist have described him as a loving and hard-working father-of-four after he died in a crash on the A2.

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Vintage footage unearthed of DJ star's Island visit

03 September 2015
Vintage footage unearthed of DJ star's Island visit

Fascinating film of former Radio One presenter Pete Murray opening a shop in Sheerness stirred a host of memories when it appeared online.

Questions over rise in crime

30 August 2015
Questions over rise in crime

Minster Parish Council is to tackle the borough's police commander after the village recorded its highest number of offences since November.

Chopper called in to save nut bar girl

28 August 2015
Chopper called in to save nut bar girl

The coastguard helicopter was used yesterday after a round the world sailor suffered an allergic reaction.

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Bikers roar in Andy’s honour

26 August 2015
Bikers roar in Andy’s honour

Sheppey biker Andy Price was given a show-stopping send-off as a cavalcade of Harley Davidsons escorted him on his final journey.

Chums' 32-mile charity expedition

18 August 2015
Chums' 32-mile charity expedition

Four friends are set to take part in a round-the-Island-walk to raise money for injured soldiers.

The radio "pirate" who's still going strong

15 August 2015
The radio "pirate" who's still going strong

Fifty years on from his pirate radio days, indestructible kmfm DJ Tony Blackburn is busier than ever on the airwaves. Andy Gray reports

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Hair we go again! Girls get the chop for charity

08 August 2015
Hair we go again! Girls get the chop for charity

A big-hearted youngster is about to undergo a charity crop for the fourth time.

Site set for ambulance base move

08 August 2015
Site set for ambulance base move

Plans are in place to open a new ambulance station on Sheppey.

Is this UK's biggest tomato plant?

06 August 2015
Is this UK's biggest tomato plant?

A 10ft tomato plant that has taken over a Kent garden could be the UK's largest.

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Dean’s festival mural goes down a bomb

04 August 2015
Dean’s festival mural goes down a bomb

A spectacular new mural adorns a wall at the amusements in Beachfields Park, Sheerness.

Whistling Postman 'surprised' by Cilla pays tribute

03 August 2015
Whistling Postman 'surprised' by Cilla pays tribute

A fundraiser known as the "whistling postman" who once appeared on Surprise, Surprise has paid tribute to its "wonderful, inspiring" host Cilla Black.

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