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Government extends evictions ban

21 August 2020
Government extends evictions ban

The latest from the announcement that the evictions ban will be extended, and we hear from non-league footballs clubs that can play this weekend.

Students pick up GCSE results

20 August 2020
Students pick up GCSE results

We hear from pupils as they find out their marks, and discover why one teacher remains frustrated over this year's results fiasco.

Small boat people smuggler jailed

20 August 2020
Small boat people smuggler jailed

A Sudanese man has been jailed for smuggling himself and nine other people across the Channel and into the UK.

Weather warning for strong winds

20 August 2020
Weather warning for strong winds

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for high winds.

Man wraps car in cellophane as payback for blocking driveway

20 August 2020
Man wraps car in cellophane as payback for blocking driveway

A dad-of-seven went to bizarre lengths to teach a neighbour a lesson, after they blocked his driveway with their car.

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'Urgent answers' demanded over care of asylum-seeking children

20 August 2020
'Urgent answers' demanded over care of asylum-seeking children

A charity calls for answers following 'extreme concern' for the welfare of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children left in Border Force care.

Asylum charities say death of Sudanese teen was 'avoidable'

19 August 2020
Asylum charities say death of Sudanese teen was 'avoidable'

We have reaction from charities across the county, after French authorities discovered the body next to the Channel.

Teen drowned while trying to reach UK

19 August 2020
Teen drowned while trying to reach UK

The body of a Sudanese boy who was trying to get to the UK has been found on a beach in France.

First-time buying after lockdown

19 August 2020
First-time buying after lockdown

Estate agents in Kent are being rushed off their feet as the demand for buying properties continues to soar after the coronavirus lockdown.

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Border Force to look after asylum-seeking children after council reaches limit

18 August 2020
Border Force to look after asylum-seeking children after council reaches limit

Hear a refugee charity react to the news that a council can no longer accept unaccompanied asylum-seeking children into its care.

KCC warned of asylum seeking children crisis years ago

18 August 2020
KCC warned of asylum seeking children crisis years ago

As KCC announces it can no longer support new arrivals of asylum-seeking children, we look back at the years of warnings to government.

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Reaction to A-Level and GCSE exam results U-turn

17 August 2020
Reaction to A-Level and GCSE exam results U-turn

Hear from an education law expert following the government announcement that grades will now be based on teacher predictions.

Exam U-turn after A-Level grade disaster

17 August 2020
Exam U-turn after A-Level grade disaster

All A-Level and GCSE pupils in England will now receive teacher-assessed grades, the government announced this afternoon.

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Stormy weather to continue before warning eases

17 August 2020
Stormy weather to continue before warning eases

Weather experts have revealed the county could be at risk of further thunderstorms and torrential downpours before tonight's warning ends at 9pm.

Couple housed Iraqi asylum seeker who fled from ISIS

17 August 2020
Couple housed Iraqi asylum seeker who fled from ISIS

A husband and wife have been offering up their home to people seeking asylum in the UK for the past four years.

The truth behind Channel crossings

17 August 2020
The truth behind Channel crossings

As the world's media descend on the coast, we investigate the facts behind people seeking asylum by boat.

Teen sisters touted for supermodel stardom

13 August 2020
Teen sisters touted for supermodel stardom

Two school girls have found themselves thrust into the limelight of the modelling world, after being compared to the famous Hadid sisters.

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UK Recession - what it means for Kent

12 August 2020
UK Recession - what it means for Kent

The UK has fallen into the biggest recession in history - we ask experts how we'll all be affected.

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Music venue to light up in plea for support for industry

11 August 2020
Music venue to light up in plea for support for industry

A renowned music venue is leading a call for greater financial support for the live events industry, as the threat of its collapse looms.

Can small cinemas survive the pandemic?

11 August 2020
Can small cinemas survive the pandemic?

With new films going to streaming services and coronavirus restrictions keeping customers away, the future of independent cinemas is under threat.

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