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Person airlifted to hospital after accident

07 July 2020
Person airlifted to hospital after accident

The air ambulance was seen landing in the grounds of a school after being scrambled to help an injured person.

Prisoner in court on knife and escape charges

07 July 2020
Prisoner in court on knife and escape charges

A prisoner escaped from prison and was found three months later with a knife, a court has heard.

CEO to 'Go the Distance' in charity marathon

07 July 2020
CEO to 'Go the Distance' in charity marathon

The Chief Executive of an NHS trust is preparing for a 26 mile challenge between hospitals to raise money to support his staff.

School praised for dementia café

06 July 2020
School praised for dementia café

Sixth form students have been recognised for an initiative which sees people with dementia invited to regular meet-ups.

Death at prison as inmates locked in cell 23 hours a day

06 July 2020
Death at prison as inmates locked in cell 23 hours a day

An inspection of a Kent prison has revealed the concerning effects of lockdown restrictions on inmates, including one 'self-inflicted' death.

Kent stores avoid permanent closure

06 July 2020
Kent stores avoid permanent closure

As another chain announces closures and job losses post Covid-19, high streets in Kent have this time avoided more vacant buildings.

Former rugby pro's epic 465-mile run

06 July 2020
Former rugby pro's epic 465-mile run

The challenge saw the personal trainer completing daily marathons by the end of a month-long series of runs.

Secret Drinker's fruity Saturday night in the pub

06 July 2020
Secret Drinker's fruity Saturday night in the pub

Smiles, social distancing and splashes of sanitiser: Our pub spy heads back to the boozer

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Hospitals returning to normal

06 July 2020
Hospitals returning to normal

Two hospitals are running full services from this week, after a dramatic drop in coronavirus patients.

Oh yes they are - or are they?

06 July 2020
Oh yes they are - or are they?

Theatres across Kent remain upbeat about panto season this year, and hope to be able to go ahead "without having to resort to the use of magic beans."

School closed after teacher dies in crash

05 July 2020
School closed after teacher dies in crash

An academy is to be closed for a day of mourning for a teacher who was killed in a road accident.

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'It's the pub, Jim, but not as we know it'

05 July 2020
'It's the pub, Jim, but not as we know it'

Always willing to take on a challenge, here's what one of our reporters thought of a trip to the pub.

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'Sheer stupidity' of drunk reveller pulled from river

05 July 2020
'Sheer stupidity' of drunk reveller pulled from river

Rescue teams saved an intoxicated man from drowning, only for him to jump back in again.

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Funding boost for key junction

05 July 2020
Funding boost for key junction

Kent County Council is preparing to stump up hundreds of thousands to help fund a project which will see a busy route upgraded.

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Joy at first post-lockdown wedding

04 July 2020
Joy at first post-lockdown wedding

We meet the first couple to tie the knot at a popular wedding venue as restrictions on nuptials are lifted today.

Man dies in crash

04 July 2020
Man dies in crash

A 26-year-old man has sadly lost his life after two cars crashed.

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From the first settlers to the first president: Kent's historical links with America

04 July 2020
From the first settlers to the first president: Kent's historical links with America

As Americans celebrate Independence Day, we look Kent's historical links with the country.

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The first ever pub in your town - and what's there now

04 July 2020
The first ever pub in your town - and what's there now

While some have become Italian restaurants or bargain stores, many of Kent's oldest pubs are still going and will be reopening their doors today.

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River patrols on the Medway on 'super Saturday'

03 July 2020
River patrols on the Medway on 'super Saturday'

Search and rescue teams will be patrolling tomorrow as police and the Prime Minister urge people to be safe as the pubs reopen.

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EastEnders star in virtual bake off for NHS

03 July 2020
EastEnders star in virtual bake off for NHS

An actor who plays Dotty Cotton in much-loved soap EastEnders has been baking to raise funds for a hospital trust.

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