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Show homes the next step in progress

Show homes the next step in progress

Two three bedroomed houses are available for public viewing as a development of 264 homes presses on.

Time is running out to apply to stay

Time is running out to apply to stay

European citizens living in Kent have just over a week left to apply to stay in Britain with full rights after Brexit.

Face masks - the new litter

Face masks - the new litter

Discarded face masks have become increasingly common during the pandemic and one group of volunteers found 117 during a rubbish clear-up.

£3m campaign for Dame Vera Lynn statue on White Cliffs

£3m campaign for Dame Vera Lynn statue on White Cliffs

A £3million fundraising appeal has been launched to pay for a lasting memorial to Dame Vera Lynn on the White Cliffs of Dover.

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Dame Vera Lynn's name memorialised at White Cliffs

Dame Vera Lynn's name memorialised at White Cliffs

The forces sweetheart now has two parts of the White Cliffs of Dover named after her to mark the first anniversary of her death.

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'Poorly driven' Porsche is seized by police

'Poorly driven' Porsche is seized by police

A man was arrested after police were called to reports a Porsche was being 'poorly driven' along a seafront.

Paedophile attacked child and shared images

Paedophile attacked child and shared images

A paedophile who filmed himself attacking a child claimed he had no idea where vile images of abuse had appeared from and blamed cocaine binges.

Parmenter: FA have failed us

Parmenter: FA have failed us

Jim Parmenter says Dover have been failed by the football authorities after their appeal against a £40,000 fine and 12-point deduction was rejected.

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Police cadets clean town and countryside

Police cadets clean town and countryside

A group of teenagers have been busily working to remove litter from a town's green spaces.

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Man robbed of e scooter near train station

Man robbed of e scooter near train station

A man was assaulted and robbed of the electric scooter he'd been trying to sell.

Whites appeal thrown out

Whites appeal thrown out

Dover Athletic have lost their appeal against a £40,000 fine and 12-point deduction.

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Huge lorry fire blocks A20

Huge lorry fire blocks A20

One carriageway of the A20 is blocked by a huge lorry fire.

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Car gets stuck in the sea

Car gets stuck in the sea

Police are at the beach after a car appears to have got stuck on the shingle.

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Hearts go on for Tisean

Hearts go on for Tisean

A school student has won in a music contest after singing Celine Dion's theme number from the film Titanic.

Yankee gets his man

Yankee gets his man

A police dog rooted out a suspected drink driver hiding in bushes after a chase last night.

Hornets friendly sees Hessy face old club

Hornets friendly sees Hessy face old club

Dover Athletic have secured a pre-season friendly against Premier League new boys Watford.

Patel's asylum pledge as KCC set to sue

Patel's asylum pledge as KCC set to sue

Home Secretary Priti Patel has pledged to help KCC with lone child asylum seekers as the authority gets ready to sue her Home Office.

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Serving up safety advice

Serving up safety advice

A community café has become a new base for people to get guidance on safety from groups such as the fire brigade.

Dockside public space opened

Dockside public space opened

The ribbon has been cut for a new open space as part of a dockland redevelopment at a Kent port.

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Reports of more child asylum seekers

Reports of more child asylum seekers

A new set of young asylum seekers are said to have landed at a Kent port as the county council battles with the Home Office over the issue.

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