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Kent's most Instagrammed beach huts

Kent's most Instagrammed beach huts

08 June 2021

The colourful cabins can provide the perfect backdrop for holiday snaps, but which Kent town has beach huts most photographed by Instagram users?

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Floral tribute marks Dickens' last sighting

Floral tribute marks Dickens' last sighting

08 June 2021

A posy of roses has been placed at the spot world-famous novelist Charles Dickens was last seen in public – 151 years ago this week.

Girl hit by car on ring road

Girl hit by car on ring road

08 June 2021

Police are investigating after a girl was hit by a car on a pedestrian crossing.

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New shop to share site with restaurant

New shop to share site with restaurant

08 June 2021

A huge supermarket chain looks set to open a new shop, sharing the premises with an Indian restaurant at a site in Kent.

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Julia James murder suspect to appear in court

Julia James murder suspect to appear in court

08 June 2021

A 21-year-old man accused of murdering PCSO Julia James is due to appear in court today.

Flying the flag for volunteers

Flying the flag for volunteers

07 June 2021

The work of volunteers during the Covid-19 crisis has been celebrated with a giant banner.

Stacey Dooley spotted filming in Kent

Stacey Dooley spotted filming in Kent

07 June 2021

Hit documentary presenter Stacey Dooley has been spotted filming on the Kent coast.

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Council 'will have to stop taking child asylum seekers within days'

Council 'will have to stop taking child asylum seekers within days'

07 June 2021

KCC has warned it could be forced to refuse any more child asylum seekers as soon as the end of this week, as it prepares to sue the Home Office.

Plans revealed for 45 homes on old rail depot

Plans revealed for 45 homes on old rail depot

07 June 2021

A developer has unveiled proposals to build 45 apartments on a disused rail depot which has remained neglected for years.

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Cyclist dies following crash

Cyclist dies following crash

06 June 2021

A man riding an electric bike was found with a head injury following a collision.

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'I suggested back pain might be menopause - my GP prescribed soya milk!'

'I suggested back pain might be menopause - my GP prescribed soya milk!'

06 June 2021

A mum whose crippling back pain and panic attacks were caused by the menopause is determined to educate women.

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The days of knitted swimwear, grubby towels and freezing cold water

The days of knitted swimwear, grubby towels and freezing cold water

06 June 2021

We remember a popular, but freezing cold, open air pool in Kent - and the humiliation of the woollen costumes patrons of the time had to wear.

Driver fighting for life after crash at Designer Outlet

Driver fighting for life after crash at Designer Outlet

05 June 2021

A driver is fighting for their life after a crash at a shopping centre.

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The micropub helping fund RNLI callouts

The micropub helping fund RNLI callouts

05 June 2021

Meet the family run Kent micropub which has helped fund emergency lifeboat call outs by raising £24,000.

Transplant athlete bids to become first to complete Land's End to John O'Groats

Transplant athlete bids to become first to complete Land's End to John O'Groats

04 June 2021

A man is bidding to become the first transplant athlete to cross from Land's End to John O'Groats for charity and hopes to inspire youngsters.

Yobs hurl bottles from top of multi-storey car park

Yobs hurl bottles from top of multi-storey car park

04 June 2021

Security has been beefed up after yobs were spotted throwing loaded bottles of water from the top of a trouble-hit multi-storey car park.

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Gorilla departs animal park for life in the wild

Gorilla departs animal park for life in the wild

04 June 2021

A 13-year-old gorilla seen by thousands of park visitors over the last decade has departed Kent for a new life in the wild.

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'My charming son's death could have been prevented'

'My charming son's death could have been prevented'

04 June 2021

The mother of a 15-year-old who took his own life has expressed her anger that mental health services did not do more to stop him.

Triffic deal? Del's Margate jaunt could fetch thousands

Triffic deal? Del's Margate jaunt could fetch thousands

04 June 2021

A rare screenplay for Del Boy and Rodney's 'Jolly Boys Outing' to Margate has sparked an online bidding war on eBay.

Stars hail inspiring food bank workers

Stars hail inspiring food bank workers

04 June 2021

Celebrities backing a food bank have praised the work of two staff members from Kent who feature in a new campaign video.

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