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Outdoor artworks arrive in coastal towns

29 April 2021
Outdoor artworks arrive in coastal towns

From an Iraq war veteran to a giant two-faced mythical head, three new outdoor artworks hope to inspire locals and boost tourism.

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Aha! Alan Partridge let loose in Kent

29 April 2021
Aha! Alan Partridge let loose in Kent

As a new series of This Time with Alan Partridge returns to our screens, we look at the Kent locations the show was filmed in.

'I spent six years parking in every bay of a Sainsbury's car park'

28 April 2021
'I spent six years parking in every bay of a Sainsbury's car park'

A father-of-two and car parking enthusiast spent years trying to park in every bay at a supermarket while doing his weekly shop.

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'We'll be taking the food out of people's mouths'

24 April 2021
'We'll be taking the food out of people's mouths'

A food bank in a race against time to find new premises could be forced to suspend its services - leaving desperate families to go hungry.

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'We're clucking gutted'

23 April 2021
'We're clucking gutted'

A chicken shop has had the power to its premises shut off by its energy provider over unpaid bills - despite six months of trying to pay them.

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Writer imagines near-future seaside town on brink of disaster

22 April 2021
Writer imagines near-future seaside town on brink of disaster

From the delight of an iconic theme park to a sex scene in a shell grotto, a new novel brings one Kent town to life - but also warns of a dark future.

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'Most cyber attacks on Kent businesses are from Russia and China'

21 April 2021
'Most cyber attacks on Kent businesses are from Russia and China'

Small businesses are most at risk of online attacks originating from eastern countries, according to a Kent cyber security expert.

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Thanet venue to host socially-distanced gig

20 April 2021
Thanet venue to host socially-distanced gig

A hotly-tipped Brighton band will be playing a very different kind of show, in one of the only live performances to go ahead since Covid-19 hit.

Tracey Emin-backed skate park could nurture future Olympians

18 April 2021
Tracey Emin-backed skate park could nurture future Olympians

With skateboarding making its Olympic debut in Tokyo 2021, two skate veterans are urging funding to be secured for a skate park on the Kent coast.

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The Jacksons cancel Medway festival performance

16 April 2021
The Jacksons cancel Medway festival performance

A world-famous band due to perform in Kent are having to pull out because of Covid-19.

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Is a tweet worth millions?

14 April 2021
Is a tweet worth millions?

Kent's experts help untangle a wild (and confusing) online phenomenon - including a photographer who sold a digital version of his photo for hundreds.

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Covid passports could slash third of music venue's audience

08 April 2021
Covid passports could slash third of music venue's audience

A venue owner has reached out to his regulars for their opinions on needing Covid passports to attend gigs - and not everyone agrees with the idea.

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Vanished without a trace

07 April 2021
Vanished without a trace

We speak to three families who are still holding on to the hope of fresh information about their loved ones who went missing more than 20 years ago.

Holiday park welcoming eager campers from next week

06 April 2021
Holiday park welcoming eager campers from next week

Families and couples are pitching their tents from April 12 - and one park owner predicts a boom in late bookings this summer.

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'Let me entertain you!'

03 April 2021
'Let me entertain you!'

Following a year without live music, the touring accountant for Robbie Williams, Radiohead and Nick Cave can't wait to get back on the road.

Is this the future of office working?

31 March 2021
Is this the future of office working?

With some businesses making a permanent move to home working, the boss of a shared workspace firm predicts an influx of people craving an office.

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The Kent teen at No. 2 in UK charts

27 March 2021
The Kent teen at No. 2 in UK charts

In a matter of weeks, a college student has gone from unknown musician to the top two of the UK singles chart.

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'I'm going on hunger strike to stop climate change'

25 March 2021
'I'm going on hunger strike to stop climate change'

With the future of our world threatened by the effects of global warming, one Canterbury student is taking drastic measures to get the message across.

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'We've been closed so long the projectors needed replacing'

24 March 2021
'We've been closed so long the projectors needed replacing'

With Cineworld announcing plans to open in May and studios preparing to release delayed films, will we see a return to form for our picturehouses?

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Kent: A year in lockdown

23 March 2021
Kent: A year in lockdown

It's been a year like no other. As Kent marks its lockdown anniversary, we look back on the highs, the lows and the heartbreak.

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