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Overturned car lead to five-mile queues

Overturned car lead to five-mile queues

26 July 2021

An overturned car forced a lane to be closed on the M2 leading to long delays earlier this evening.

Teenage girl stabbed '50 to 60 times'

Teenage girl stabbed '50 to 60 times'

26 July 2021

A court has heard claims a young girl was stabbed multiple times as a 16-year-old boy appears before magistrates charged with attempted murder.

Firm launches new product after royal seal of approval

Firm launches new product after royal seal of approval

26 July 2021

The launch of a new range of air-dried ingredients is helping a healthy crisp manufacturer emerge from the pandemic stronger than before.

'I still got Covid after double jab'

'I still got Covid after double jab'

26 July 2021

KentOnline journalist Jenni Horn warns others to remain cautions after she fell ill with coronavirus despite being vaccinated.

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Coma circus boss is back at work

Coma circus boss is back at work

25 July 2021

Incredible tale of Roger Santus who spent seven months in a coma after being run over by a car is now back in the Big Top.

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The woman who risked life on 5,000-mile trip to become man's third wife

The woman who risked life on 5,000-mile trip to become man's third wife

25 July 2021

In 1856 a woman set off alone from a Kent village on a perilous journey to be with her fiancé in America - even though he already had two wives.

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Surge in Covid cases sees council meeting axed

Surge in Covid cases sees council meeting axed

24 July 2021

The leader of a local authority says a meeting of the full council has been cancelled "to help keep everyone safe" as Covid cases soar.

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Boy, 16, charged with attempted murder

Boy, 16, charged with attempted murder

24 July 2021

Police have charged a 16-year-old boy with attempted murder following a stabbing in Sittingbourne.

'We love competing in pageants as a family'

'We love competing in pageants as a family'

24 July 2021

The saying ‘keeping it in the family’ could not be more fitting for this family who compete in national beauty pageants together.

Holiday isle hit by traffic gridlock again

Holiday isle hit by traffic gridlock again

23 July 2021

Traffic on the Isle of Sheppey has been thrown into chaos for the second day running as roadworks, holiday makers and a boot fair has caused gridlock.

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Boy, 16, in custody after girl stabbed

Boy, 16, in custody after girl stabbed

23 July 2021

A 16-year-old boy remains in police custody after an attack on a young girl left her in a serious condition in a London hospital.

'If we don't use our High Street shops, we'll lose them'

'If we don't use our High Street shops, we'll lose them'

23 July 2021

Shoppers could be given free parking in their town centres on Saturdays to help revive the local economy.

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Traffic delays hit holiday isle

Traffic delays hit holiday isle

22 July 2021

Motorists are warned to expect delays heading to the Isle of Sheppey after a crash has added to problems caused by summer roadworks.

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Restaurant boss slams 'unworkable' Covid passports

Restaurant boss slams 'unworkable' Covid passports

22 July 2021

The boss of a bar and restaurant group has described Covid passports as “unworkable” for the hospitality sector.

'I was on the streets after prison but now I have a roof over my head'

'I was on the streets after prison but now I have a roof over my head'

22 July 2021

Two homeless brothers have been given a new lease of life thanks to a housing association and the government's Next Steps Accommodation Programme.

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Arrest made after woman seriously assaulted

Arrest made after woman seriously assaulted

22 July 2021

Police investigating an attack on a woman in a field that left her in hospital have made an arrest as officers create a huge cordon around farmland.

Grandad takes on 10km for 90th birthday

Grandad takes on 10km for 90th birthday

22 July 2021

A veteran marathon runner who has completed 29 in his life took on a 10km challenge with his family to celebrate his 90th birthday.

What's it like getting a haircut from Kent's best barber?

What's it like getting a haircut from Kent's best barber?

21 July 2021

After coming third in a national competition which saw hundreds enter, one men's stylist from Kent scooped £10,000.

Borough still cautious despite 'Freedom Day'

Borough still cautious despite 'Freedom Day'

20 July 2021

As people prepared for the government's lifting of Covid-19 restrictions, some towns in a Kent borough were much more cautious than expected.

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Seventeen years on and 9,000-homes plan submitted

Seventeen years on and 9,000-homes plan submitted

20 July 2021

Controversial plans for a huge housing development – the likes of which were first discussed 17 years ago – have now been submitted.

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