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Cuts to bus services branded as 'bonkers'

Cuts to bus services branded as 'bonkers'

21 May 2022

Politicians have been left divided over controversial plans from Kent County Council to axe 55 subsidised bus routes across the county.

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Kent’s most inspiring teachers are recognised with awards

Kent’s most inspiring teachers are recognised with awards

21 May 2022

The Kent Teacher of the Year Awards celebrated the hard work of dedicated teaching staff from across the county.

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Kent's richest people including family worth £9bn

Kent's richest people including family worth £9bn

20 May 2022

The Rausing family have been named as the 15th richest in the UK with an inherited fortune of £9.49bn.

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Huge diversion returns for latest M2 weekend closure

Huge diversion returns for latest M2 weekend closure

20 May 2022

A mammoth diversion is to return for this weekend's latest M2 closure... with drivers again being sent through Operation Brock on the M20.

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'Kent rents are unaffordable - we're moving to Wales'

'Kent rents are unaffordable - we're moving to Wales'

01 May 2022

With no houses available to rent for less than £1,000 a month in half of the county's towns, residents say they are being priced out.

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Councils' homeless provider denies links to disgraced firm

Councils' homeless provider denies links to disgraced firm

27 April 2022

The boss of a successful Kent property company has denied links to a finance firm blamed for losing people's pensions.

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Firms owed £1.1m by Rooks 'highly unlikely' to see a penny

Firms owed £1.1m by Rooks 'highly unlikely' to see a penny

26 April 2022

New documents reveal the 157 businesses still owed more than £1m by a Kent butchery chain which went into administration last month.

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Kent stroke victims waiting 39 minutes for ambulance

Kent stroke victims waiting 39 minutes for ambulance

23 April 2022

Patients calling 999 after suffering serious conditions such as strokes are waiting 39 minutes on average for an ambulance - against a target of 18.

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The best pubs to sup an English pint on St George's Day

The best pubs to sup an English pint on St George's Day

23 April 2022

Where to raise a glass to our patron saint plus check out Secret Drinker's hidden gem recommendation.

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Santander to cut opening hours for Kent branches

Santander to cut opening hours for Kent branches

22 April 2022

The national chain is set to reduce its opening hours in branches across the county.

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Did the chicken wings live up to their 'clucking cushty' promise?

Did the chicken wings live up to their 'clucking cushty' promise?

21 April 2022

We review the ninth takeaway in a tiny shopping strip offering 'clucking cushty' chicken wings and shakes.

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'The M20 is a lorry park - Op Brock's not working'

'The M20 is a lorry park - Op Brock's not working'

20 April 2022

A Kent MP who is also a government minister is calling for major changes to the way the county's motorway traffic is handled.

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Nine in 10 children offered first-choice primary school

Nine in 10 children offered first-choice primary school

19 April 2022

Youngsters and their families are set to find out today which Kent primary schools they have been offered a place at this September.

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'We can't pretend we're satisfied with Operation Brock'

'We can't pretend we're satisfied with Operation Brock'

19 April 2022

The leader of Kent County Council has urged the government to intervene to prevent traffic gridlock on our roads.

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Which pub is the oldest in Kent?

Which pub is the oldest in Kent?

18 April 2022

Debate has raged for centuries over which pub is the oldest in the county – here we look at those with the strongest claims...

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Kent Covid patients at highest level for 14 months

Kent Covid patients at highest level for 14 months

18 April 2022

An NHS leader says people should be encouraged to wear face masks as the number of Covid patients in Kent's hospitals more than doubles in a month.

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Kent soaks up sun on hottest day of year - in pictures

Kent soaks up sun on hottest day of year - in pictures

15 April 2022

People across the county have been out enjoying the glorious weather on Good Friday, as the UK recorded the highest temperature so far this year.

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'Police don't care about drink spiking unless someone is attacked'

'Police don't care about drink spiking unless someone is attacked'

13 April 2022

A woman says she believes police 'don't care' about drink spiking unless there has been an assault or rape as nobody has been charged in five years.

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'We should be ready for more traffic hell this summer'

'We should be ready for more traffic hell this summer'

09 April 2022

The county's senior highways manager fears the travel chaos in Kent will hit again in the summer if changes are not made.

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Kent house prices rocket by £56k during pandemic

Kent house prices rocket by £56k during pandemic

03 April 2022

Figures show how much property prices have risen in every Kent district after the first lockdown sparked an "exodus" from London.

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