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Matt Ramsden joined the KM Group in 2007 as editor of the Sheerness Times Guardian and Sittingbourne News. He became editor of the Medway, Dartford and Gravesend editions in 2017.

Company unveils 'revolutionary' aircraft device

04 May 2022
Company unveils 'revolutionary' aircraft device

One of Kent's top businesses has unveiled a multi-million pound innovation aimed at making flying safer and easier.

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Police quiz new suspects in council fraud probe

24 February 2022
Police quiz new suspects in council fraud probe

As the investigation reaches the three-year mark, police have revealed they've quizzed two new people in connection with fraud claims at a council.

Tributes paid to tragic M2 crash driver

18 February 2022
Tributes paid to tragic M2 crash driver

Car enthusiasts are expected to take part in a convoy when a much-loved lorry driver's funeral is held.

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Town lit up in spectacular arts display

11 February 2022
Town lit up in spectacular arts display

Crowds flocked to a town centre to see an arts event where buildings were illuminated in dazzling displays.

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Fleeing Range Rover thief drives into terrified owner

09 February 2022
Fleeing Range Rover thief drives into terrified owner

An engineer has been left with knee injuries after a thief crashed into him while taking his £76,000 Range Rover from outside his home.

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Men with metal poles tried to get into property

02 February 2022
Men with metal poles tried to get into property

Two men have been arrested after running from police investigating an attempted break-in.

Teen charged with attempted murder

20 January 2022
Teen charged with attempted murder

A 19-year-old arrested after a man was stabbed several times has been charged with attempted murder.

Man arrested after four attacked in bar

16 January 2022
Man arrested after four attacked in bar

A 47-year-old man was arrested after police and customers were assaulted inside a town centre bar.

Major route closed over fears for woman

16 January 2022
Major route closed over fears for woman

A section of the A2 was shut this morning after police were called over concerns for a member of the public.

Police say missing man has been found

13 January 2022
Police say missing man has been found

A missing 42-year-old man last seen near a busy railway station has been located.

Town's newspaper celebrates 10th anniversary

16 December 2021
Town's newspaper celebrates 10th anniversary

It was all done in an incredible rush. Bosses had just nine days to create a new newspaper. Its editor at the time Matt Ramsden explains how and why.

Shock as '500 tons' of waste is flytipped

22 October 2021
Shock as '500 tons' of waste is flytipped

It could cost more than £40,000 to remove 25 large piles of building and household waste dumped on a farmer's field.

MP's fears over level of abuse

19 October 2021
MP's fears over level of abuse

A MP from the county says she and colleagues face vile abuse from members of the public who see them as "fair game" for vitriol.

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Bikers suffer serious injuries in estate collision

11 September 2021
Bikers suffer serious injuries in estate collision

Two men were rushed to hospital last night following a collision on one of the county's biggest trading estates.

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Moment man flees after barging woman to ground

11 August 2021
Moment man flees after barging woman to ground

A badly-bruised woman is recovering at home after smashing her head on a metal bin when she was barged over while walking her dog.

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Tragic biker was a 'caring, selfless friend to everyone'

27 July 2021
Tragic biker was a 'caring, selfless friend to everyone'

The family of a 36-year-old engineer have paid tribute after he died in a motorcycle accident.

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Police update in council 'fraud' investigation

07 July 2021
Police update in council 'fraud' investigation

Three people arrested in connection with an investigation into Medway Council's trading arm have been released pending further inquiries.

Walk-in clinics for Covid jabs

02 July 2021
Walk-in clinics for Covid jabs

Two clinics are to provide Pfizer jabs on a first come, first served basis for over 18s.

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Foodbank fears influx as furlough winds down

02 July 2021
Foodbank fears influx as furlough winds down

One of the county's busiest foodbanks says it expects more people to be in need of its services as firms are forced to cut costs.

Super fan's book tribute to club legends

02 July 2021
Super fan's book tribute to club legends

What started out as fun on social media has led to the release of a popular book chronicling the key figures from a football club's history.

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