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'Stay out of the sea'

'Stay out of the sea'

Swimmers have been told not to go in the water along a part of the Kent coast after leaks from the sewerage network.

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Flooding leaves ice cream shop closed and £10k out of pocket

Flooding leaves ice cream shop closed and £10k out of pocket

Parts of a Kent town have been flooded following heavy rain overnight.

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Celebration time as Bay take court at new home

Celebration time as Bay take court at new home

Herne Bay Tennis Club officially opened their new facilities at the Herne Bay Sports Hub

Soft play centre to open in former Wahl warehouse

Soft play centre to open in former Wahl warehouse

A new soft play centre is set to open on the former base of an international male hair products grooming firm, it has been revealed.

Police called as anti-vaxxers target family fun day

Police called as anti-vaxxers target family fun day

Dozens of conspiracists targeted a summer fete by picketing a pop-up vaccine clinic set up to help passersby get jabbed.

Man who went missing twice in two days found

Man who went missing twice in two days found

Police say a man who went missing for the second time in as many days has been safely located.

Car and lorry crash closes major route

Car and lorry crash closes major route

A main road has been closed after emergency services were called to the scene of a crash involving a lorry and a car.

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'We need new hotel to take back tourists from Whitstable'

'We need new hotel to take back tourists from Whitstable'

There are calls for a new hotel in a coastal town that keeps losing tourists to its more popular and well known neighbours.

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Title favourites don't frighten the Herne Bay boss

Title favourites don't frighten the Herne Bay boss

Herne Bay should have nothing to fear when they kick off their season at title favourites Hastings United, says boss Ben Smith.

The Kent town set to become a 20mph zone

The Kent town set to become a 20mph zone

A 20mph speed limit is being considered to crack down on boy racers and crashes in a town centre.

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Pier to ban plastic crabbing gear

Pier to ban plastic crabbing gear

Plastic crabbing gear is to be banned from a Kent pier over fears it could end up in the sea and harm wildlife.

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Police helicopter helps search for missing teen

Police helicopter helps search for missing teen

A police helicopter was spotted hovering over a Kent town after a search was launched for a missing boy.

Thug throttled ex and poured cider over her

Thug throttled ex and poured cider over her

A violent man throttled his ex-girlfriend and then later threatened to break her jaw in a row over a mobile phone.

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Double arrest after cannabis farm raid in sleepy village

Double arrest after cannabis farm raid in sleepy village

A 36-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman have been arrested following a raid on a cannabis farm in a quiet village.

Diggers to move in at site of 450-home estate

Diggers to move in at site of 450-home estate

Work is set to start on a £150 million 450-home 'family-orientated' estate, which developers hoped would have opened three years ago.

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Plans to restore Maunsell Forts off Kent coast

Plans to restore Maunsell Forts off Kent coast

A major project is underway to prevent structures used in the Second World War off the coast of Kent from crumbling into the sea.

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Trapped driver cut free after crash

Trapped driver cut free after crash

A trapped driver was freed from their car following a late-night crash.

Emergency services called to motorbike and van crash

Emergency services called to motorbike and van crash

A town centre has been sealed off following a crash between a van and a motorbike.

Three-car crash blocks busy main road

Three-car crash blocks busy main road

A main road was blocked in both directions after a three-car crash near a branch of Lidl.

Shock at death of much-loved landlady aged 52

Shock at death of much-loved landlady aged 52

One of Kent's longest-serving landladies will be remembered as a welcoming publican who made her pub “the best in the area”, loved ones say.

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