Some seismic events took place in Kent during the Noughties – here's the first instalment of a two-part special.
Can you spot yourself or someone you know in our amazing archive photos taken at much-loved pubs across the county?
For months the world tried to guess the identity of the 'piano man' found lost and dripping wet on a Kent beach - here is his story.
Pop legend Madonna rounded off the first day of Radio 1's Big Weekend in Maidstone in 2008.
The assassination of a man who helped put road rage killer Kenneth Noye behind bars remains a mystery more than 20 years later.
An earthquake which shook Folkestone in 2007 caused significant damage to houses.
The family of a Kent man killed on 9/11 have spoken of the tragedy that turned their world upside down.
Incredible archive pictures show how the county was left submerged after the heaviest rainfall seen in decades.
The father of a man killed in the 7/7 London bombings has shared his thoughts on the tragedy.
Robbers stole £53m from a cash depot in Britain's biggest heist in 2006. Seven people have been tried and convicted - but millions remain missing.
A little girl and her grandma were killed by a car on a busy dual carriageway but their safety legacy is still seen by thousands every day.
Voters in Kent headed to the polls in 2001 and gave Labour a victory in seats they "thought we could never win.”
The huge challenge facing Channel Tunnel engineers following a huge fire became clear when the damaged section was shown to the media for the first time.
The county was hit by a number of swine flu cases in 2009.
An earthquake has sent shock waves throughout East Kent.
Kent faced one of its biggest ever threats in the early 2000s - but the county united in opposition in a David vs Goliath battle with Whitehall.
Farmers across the country were forced to kill their livestock to stop the spread of foot and mouth disease in 2001. Warning: Contains graphic images
The landlords of a pub which banned smoking years before the nationwide ban said it had been well received by a vast majority.
In 2001, Phil Kerton stepped off a plane and received a number of panicked voicemail messages... his life would never be the same again.
As a he walked into a supermarket waving a gun, only Tomas Uptas knew of the tragic discovery police would make hours later.
Following the screening of TV drama Quiz, we looked at past Kent winners on Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?
An arson attack which caused the destruction of Margate’s Scenic Railway marked the end of an era.
See how young fans in Kent celebrated the release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 2001.
While many pubs and bars suffered a downturn in trade as smokers opted to stay away after the 2007 ban, others said business was booming.
We take look at a Kent branch of Cineworld in happier times at the turn of the millennium.
A look back at some of the very best nights out at the county's greatest clubs - and the D-list celebrities who joined the party.
Thousands of you enjoyed our photos from nights gone by at a popular club, so we delved further into the archives to find some more.
A town in Kent recorded the hottest temperature in Britain in 2003 and scientists made bold predictions for the future.
An expert described the September 11 attacks as 'an unique event that brought together a number of factors in an incredibly destructive act.'
People across Kent paidg tribute to Pope John Paul II and remembered him in their prayers after his death in 2005.
After the earthquake in Wales this weekend - here's why Kent may feel the earth move again soon.
What's for dinner? Plan meals, try new foods and explore cuisines with tested recipes from the country's top chefs.
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