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M&S campaigner dies aged 100

17 May 2022
M&S campaigner dies aged 100

A plucky pensioner who fought to save her town's M&S when she was 93 has died.

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Busy road closed for emergency repairs

17 May 2022
Busy road closed for emergency repairs

Motorists have been warned that a busy road is shut in both directions due to emergency repairs.

'My snort laugh wasn't good enough'

17 May 2022
'My snort laugh wasn't good enough'

A happiness coach is still smiling after being knocked out of the World Laughter Championships in the snort laugh round.

Pub plan for Barclays bank moves forward

17 May 2022
Pub plan for Barclays bank moves forward

Plans to transform a former high street bank into a pub and restaurant are one step closer.

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Teen teams up with Prince Harry

16 May 2022
Teen teams up with Prince Harry

A Kent teenager is joining Prince Harry to help make the internet safer for children around the world.

Moment car inferno holds up commuters

16 May 2022
Moment car inferno holds up commuters

A dramatic car inferno caused lengthy hold ups at a busy motorway junction.

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Homes plan for arson site

16 May 2022
Homes plan for arson site

New council houses could be built on the site of a former care home which was destroyed in an arson attack.

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'Her memory mustn't be dishonoured by blame or bitterness'

15 May 2022
'Her memory mustn't be dishonoured by blame or bitterness'

A widower whose wife died after mistakes were made at a Kent hospital said she wouldn't want anyone to be blamed for her death.

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'Leader should apologise for smiling foodbank photo'

13 May 2022
'Leader should apologise for smiling foodbank photo'

A council leader has been called on to apologise after he was pictured laughing and smiling at the opening of a foodbank.

Rat poison fears at country park

13 May 2022
Rat poison fears at country park

A popular dog-walking spot has been inspected after pet owners reported their dogs becoming unwell.

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Boy hit by car on busy road

13 May 2022
Boy hit by car on busy road

A boy was treated by paramedics after being hit by a car during rush hour.

Police take action to stop boy racers

13 May 2022
Police take action to stop boy racers

Dispersal zones have been set up across several towns to stop a planned car meet this weekend.

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Cool down in these outdoor pools

10 May 2022
Cool down in these outdoor pools

As a heatwave hits the county, we take a look at the Kent pools where you can enjoy an outdoor swim.

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Watch: Hospital unveils garden transformation

09 May 2022
Watch: Hospital unveils garden transformation

A new outdoor space for staff, patients and visitors has opened at a Kent hospital.

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'I had to wear a wetsuit, it was cold...but it was amazing!'

09 May 2022
'I had to wear a wetsuit, it was cold...but it was amazing!'

A Kent Bake Off star who promotes body positivity has shared her open water swimming experience to her 250k followers.

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In pictures: 30 years at lost leisure centre

09 May 2022
In pictures: 30 years at lost leisure centre

As people are being asked to have their say on the future of Splashes Leisure Centre, we take a look back at its past.

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Green-fingered therapy helping hospice patients

06 May 2022
Green-fingered therapy helping hospice patients

Planting bulbs and seeds and taking cuttings, as well as activities like flower pressing, is providing a different kind of therapy at a hospice.

'Cramped, smelly, no privacy and no showers - but I loved it'

05 May 2022
'Cramped, smelly, no privacy and no showers - but I loved it'

A former submariner recalls the sights, sounds and smells of living on board a Cold War submarine for weeks on end as it marks its 60th birthday.

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Mum wears fancy dress every day for a month

03 May 2022
Mum wears fancy dress every day for a month

Mother of three and charity founder spent every day in April in fancy dress to help spread the message that it is OK to be different.

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Council leader slams yellow box fines at traffic hotspot

03 May 2022
Council leader slams yellow box fines at traffic hotspot

Cameras operating at a notorious roundabout have only been enforcing fines for eight days since they were installed more than two years ago.

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