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Anniversary of double tragedy which sparked road safety campaign

Anniversary of double tragedy which sparked road safety campaign

16 December 2020

Two decades ago a little girl and her grandma were killed by a car on a busy dual carriageway but their legacy is still seen by many every day.

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County's influence on biggest Xmas hits

County's influence on biggest Xmas hits

15 December 2020

From Bowie to Band Aid, Kent's music stars have played a key role in some of the festive season's best known songs.

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Kent's VC heroes and their extraordinary actions

Kent's VC heroes and their extraordinary actions

14 December 2020

We take a look back at those who were awarded one of the highest wartime accolades for their acts of bravery and courage in the face of danger.

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'I came out, fell in love - and got given a death sentence'

'I came out, fell in love - and got given a death sentence'

13 December 2020

An ex-air stewardess has recalled her extraordinary yet heartbreaking year in which she has come out and fallen in love, only to be told she is dying.

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'It was horrific, unreal and senseless'

'It was horrific, unreal and senseless'

08 December 2020

Our reporter - and big Beatles fan - recalls the shocking day John Lennon was murdered 40 years ago.

Ancient Kent chapel holds secret to gruesome tale

Ancient Kent chapel holds secret to gruesome tale

05 December 2020

A secluded chapel deemed one of Kent's best-kept secrets is at the centre of a tale which saw a woman meet her death in the most horrific way.

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Epic pictures from Kent nightclubs in the 1990s

Epic pictures from Kent nightclubs in the 1990s

28 November 2020

From Amadeus to Atomics, the glory days of clubbing across the county have been captured on camera.

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'I had to flee to a refuge and now I'm running one'

'I had to flee to a refuge and now I'm running one'

25 November 2020

A west Kent mum escaped her abuser and is now supporting others living the same nightmare - here are her top tips for fleeing an abusive relationship.

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How a Kent warehouse changed music forever

How a Kent warehouse changed music forever

23 November 2020

The Beatles and Stones came knocking when a small firm created an ear-busting device that would define the '60s - here's its little known tale.

100 pictures of the 2010 snowfalls in Kent

100 pictures of the 2010 snowfalls in Kent

19 November 2020

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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Five transformed Kent churches

Five transformed Kent churches

18 November 2020

There are lots of churches in Kent which have been converted into other uses, here we take a look at five which have been transformed.

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The impact Covid-19 has had on sport across Kent

The impact Covid-19 has had on sport across Kent

16 November 2020

One way people seek to escape the trials and tribulations of the pandemic is through sport - but how have clubs coped during the virus outbreak?

The history of holidaying in Kent

The history of holidaying in Kent

15 November 2020

Restrictions on travelling abroad have left many Brits opting to holiday in the UK, here we take a look at the history of holidaying in Kent.

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Royals in Kent as The Crown returns

Royals in Kent as The Crown returns

13 November 2020

As Olivia Coleman returns to our screens as Her Majesty the Queen, we take a look at all the times the royals visited the county.

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The Father of Science Fiction's love for Kent

The Father of Science Fiction's love for Kent

12 November 2020

We take a look at the life and work of prolific writer HG Wells, who fell in love with a Kent seaside town.

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A look back at the history of the M2

A look back at the history of the M2

11 November 2020

The motorway has played a big role in the history of the county's transport network and here we take trip down memory lane into its past.

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County's intriguing religious relics

County's intriguing religious relics

10 November 2020

From the bones of saints to the bloody tunics in which they were murdered - we take a look at some of the most intriguing religious relics.

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Ten years of the 'largest Gurdwara outside of India'

Ten years of the 'largest Gurdwara outside of India'

09 November 2020

In the run up to Diwali and to mark ten years since the opening of the Gravesend Gurdwara we look back at the history of Sikhs in Kent.

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Witches and weaving: Kent's links to the Gunpowder Plot

Witches and weaving: Kent's links to the Gunpowder Plot

05 November 2020

To mark Bonfire Night we've explored how Kent is linked to the Gunpowder Plot of November 5, 1605.

Kent's fascinating abandoned places

Kent's fascinating abandoned places

04 November 2020

From ruined hill-top castles to floating hotels, Kent has its fair share of abandoned buildings - here we look at some of the most interesting.

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