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Warning of 'intense thunderstorms' on the way

13 June 2021
Warning of 'intense thunderstorms' on the way

Kent could be hit by heavy rain and flooded roads, as a new weather warning spells the end of the heatwave.

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Police given more time to question suspect after murder arrest

09 May 2021
Police given more time to question suspect after murder arrest

Detectives have been given more time to question a man arrested on Friday in connection with the murder of PCSO Julia James.

Line of Duty joke inspired by thwarted rave

09 May 2021
Line of Duty joke inspired by thwarted rave

Action by police to shut down a dance party in Kent has inspired a viral joke online among fans of TV show Line of Duty.

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Man still in custody after murder arrest

09 May 2021
Man still in custody after murder arrest

Police say a man in his 20s remains in custody this morning after being arrested on Friday over the murder of PCSO Julia James.

Full results from local election

07 May 2021
Full results from local election

You've had your vote: Now the results are coming in revealing who will represent district on the county council.

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Crews tackle garage fire

05 April 2021
Crews tackle garage fire

Firefighters were called to a garage fire which then spread to a nearby vehicle and shed.

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The Kent borough with a higher than average Covid rate

05 April 2021
The Kent borough with a higher than average Covid rate

Only one part of the county now has a rate of new Covid-19 cases higher than the national average.

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How county is beating coronavirus

07 March 2021
How county is beating coronavirus

A map shows how far Covid rates have fallen in Kent, with many areas now having fewer than three new cases a week.

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Proud history of vaccine hub site

24 January 2021
Proud history of vaccine hub site

How the site set to become Kent's mass Covid vaccination centre also helped in the war.

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Big fall in county's Covid rates

23 January 2021
Big fall in county's Covid rates

The coronavirus infection rate in Kent is now nearly in line with the national average after another significant drop.

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Coronavirus and lockdown: Kent's 2020 in pictures

29 December 2020
Coronavirus and lockdown: Kent's 2020 in pictures

From lockdown to vaccine (and back into lockdown) - pictures that tell the story of a year like no other.

The parts of Kent hit hardest by coronavirus in 2020

27 December 2020
The parts of Kent hit hardest by coronavirus in 2020

How badly has your district has been hit by Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic - and which areas of Kent have suffered most this year?

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Picture quiz: What was the year?

03 December 2020
Picture quiz: What was the year?

This all happened in Kent - but in which year? Take our quiz here.

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In pictures: Darth Vader actor's visits to Kent

29 November 2020
In pictures: Darth Vader actor's visits to Kent

Tributes have been paid to Dave Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy and made regular appearances at events in the county.

100 pictures of the 2010 snowfalls in Kent

19 November 2020
100 pictures of the 2010 snowfalls in Kent

Ten years after Kent was hit by severe winter weather, here are 100 photos showing the chaos but also the fun and beauty of the county under snow.

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Holiday homes wrecked by 'mini tornado'

25 October 2020
Holiday homes wrecked by 'mini tornado'

Caravans were destroyed and trees brought down as high winds swept through holiday parks.

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The 1987 Great Storm in 100 photos

15 October 2020
The 1987 Great Storm in 100 photos

Every picture tells a story as we look back through our archive on the anniversary of the storm that devastated Kent.

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Tunnel closed for urgent repairs

27 September 2020
Tunnel closed for urgent repairs

Motorists are facing delays this morning as part of the Dartford Tunnel is closed for emergency repairs.

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'We shall not be moved': 60 years of protest in Kent

18 August 2020
'We shall not be moved': 60 years of protest in Kent

War, religion and rubbish dumps - We take a look at some of the causes that have brought placard-waving protesters onto the county's streets.

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Pubs back in business on 'Super Saturday'

04 July 2020
Pubs back in business on 'Super Saturday'

Pubs looked a little different today as they welcomed back customers after lockdown restrictions were eased.

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