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Migrant in wetsuit plucked from sea

Migrant in wetsuit plucked from sea

12 November 2019

A man was rescued from the sea by the crew of a ferry and then flown to hospital in a navy helicopter.

Pensioner wakes to torchlight on landing

Pensioner wakes to torchlight on landing

12 November 2019

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of burglary after a pensioner woke to discover a torchlight shining on her landing.

74 migrants stopped in three days

74 migrants stopped in three days

12 November 2019

More than 70 migrants have been intercepted, mostly by Border Force at sea, in four incidents over the last three days.

Bowout for Brexit candidate

Bowout for Brexit candidate

12 November 2019

An entrepreneur is one of a mass of Brexit Party hopefuls pulling out of the General Election after a ruling by leader Nigel Farage.

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Veteran tells fraudster 'You're a fake'

Veteran tells fraudster 'You're a fake'

12 November 2019

When a ship's captain was serving for his country he never dreamed he'd win a lottery. Sadly when he thought he had, he found out it was a cruel con

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Five trees removed in dog rescue at former pit

Five trees removed in dog rescue at former pit

11 November 2019

Rescuers cut down five trees and brought in a digger in a bid to rescue a terrier stuck in a badger sett at a former colliery.

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22 more migrants stopped

22 more migrants stopped

11 November 2019

More migrants have been stopped on their small craft in the third incident in three days.

Deal remembers

Deal remembers

11 November 2019

Townsfolk, young and old, stopped in their tracks to remember the war dead in an Armistice Day commemoration.

Cricket hero fired up for future career

Cricket hero fired up for future career

11 November 2019

From cricket balls to raging blazes, Ashes hero Geraint Jones has stumped us all with his latest career change announcement.

Coming of age

Coming of age

11 November 2019

Eight members of a Kent ferry company's 2017 intake of apprentices have now graduated. A ceremony was held for them.

Neighbours raise alarm to fire

Neighbours raise alarm to fire

10 November 2019

A couple have their neighbours to thank for raising the alarm to a fire in their garage.

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Revealed: How climate-friendly is YOUR town?

Revealed: How climate-friendly is YOUR town?

10 November 2019

An investigation has revealed the most - and least - climate-friendly parts of Kent.

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Veterans to signal dropping of 750,000 poppies over White Cliffs

Veterans to signal dropping of 750,000 poppies over White Cliffs

10 November 2019

A veteran has described his invitation to board the plane which will drop the poppies as an "honour and a privilege"

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Golf day marks Royal Marines 355th anniversary

Golf day marks Royal Marines 355th anniversary

09 November 2019

A golf day was held to celebrate the 355th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Marines corps at the venue of next year's Open Championship

Poppy displays in Kent

Poppy displays in Kent

09 November 2019

In honour of those who have lost their lives in the line of duty, people have been creating poppy displays across the county.

Wife steps in to contest husband's former seat

Wife steps in to contest husband's former seat

08 November 2019

Charlie Elphicke has stood down as candidate for his Kent constituency and his wife Natalie will contest the seat at December's general election.

20 migrants stopped in Channel

20 migrants stopped in Channel

08 November 2019

Two more boatloads, with 10 people each, have been stopped at sea and the occupants brought ashore.

Betteshanger Park reopens after travellers disruption

Betteshanger Park reopens after travellers disruption

08 November 2019

A country park famed for cycling is offering discounted bike hire to encourage visitors now it has reopened following a travellers incursion

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Mia's poem makes chemist's WWI window display

Mia's poem makes chemist's WWI window display

08 November 2019

When a 10 year-old was given a homework task to write a War poem for Remembrance she didn't know quite how many people would read it

Elphicke: 'I'm the candidate for Dover and Deal'

Elphicke: 'I'm the candidate for Dover and Deal'

08 November 2019

A Kent politician, whose future role has been speculated on, says on his website that he is a candidate.

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