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200 people at illegal rave in woods

200 people at illegal rave in woods

A 200-strong illegal rave in the woods was shut down at the weekend - and police say they won't tolerate such events.

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School place shortage 'should have been addressed 10 years ago'

School place shortage 'should have been addressed 10 years ago'

A lack of dedicated grammar school provision will force extensions to be "shoe-horned" on smaller sites closer to homes, a resident has claimed.

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Departed Fleet defender not ready to retire

Departed Fleet defender not ready to retire

Lawrie Wilson won’t be offered a new deal at Ebbsfleet United, the club have confirmed.

Motorcyclist in hospital after crash

Motorcyclist in hospital after crash

A person has been taken to hospital after a collision in a busy town centre street.

Stan overjoyed with wife's window visit

Stan overjoyed with wife's window visit

Care home resident Stan was over the moon to get a window visit from his wife and daughter

Hospice reopens stores to raise vital cash

Hospice reopens stores to raise vital cash

Vital funds for a hospice charity can be raised again with the reopening of four shops after a long 13 weeks of closure.

New school's opening on schedule despite Covid-19

New school's opening on schedule despite Covid-19

School leaders say they're on course to open in September despite challenges to recruit teachers online and complete building during pandemic.

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Rare fault denies Northfleet driver

Rare fault denies Northfleet driver

Brett Lidsey was denied a podium chance on his Nurburgring Endurance Series debut because of a mechanical issue.

Fresh plans for multi-billion pound tunnel unveiled

Fresh plans for multi-billion pound tunnel unveiled

Revised plans for the multi-billion pound Lower Thames Crossing have been unveiled as a date is set for a new consultation.

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Family's devastation as beloved pet 'stolen'

Family's devastation as beloved pet 'stolen'

A family have launched a campaign to find their golden cocker spaniel.

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Dog suffers excruciating burns in heatwave

Dog suffers excruciating burns in heatwave

The RSPCA has issued a warning after a dog suffered painful burns to her feet and ears during the hot weather.

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Antique stern board rescued from fate as table

Antique stern board rescued from fate as table

A carpenter was about to cut up a blackened piece of wood when he caught a glint of gold and discovered its true value.

Inspirational artwork sent to care home

Inspirational artwork sent to care home

Children brought smiles to the faces of retirement home residents by sending them an array of home-made artwork

Walk-in centre to close amid NHS reshuffle

Walk-in centre to close amid NHS reshuffle

A walk-in centre providing non-appointment treatment for thousands of patients will close next week in a major reshuffle of urgent care services.

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Lightning strike starts garage fire

Lightning strike starts garage fire

Firefighters were called after a lightning strike set fire to a garage this morning.

Watch moment £1.5m-a-year coke gang is busted

Watch moment £1.5m-a-year coke gang is busted

Police footage shows the moment police raided a drugs base being used by a cross-border cocaine gang making £1.5 million a year.

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Drive-in cinema venture to launch across county

Drive-in cinema venture to launch across county

Two brothers are behind a new scheme to bring drive-in cinemas to venues across Kent.

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Garden centre banking on summer sun

Garden centre banking on summer sun

Millbrook Garden Centre is hoping for summer sun to help recoup lockdown losses, but clouds remain on the horizon.

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Calls to name maternity development after Windrush midwife

Calls to name maternity development after Windrush midwife

As plans are progressed to develop a maternity unit councillors are marking Windrush Day by calling for it to be named after a 'prolific' midwife.

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Nurburgring ready and waiting for new season

Nurburgring ready and waiting for new season

The wait to race again is nearly over for Kent endurance driver.

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