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'Hero' teens saved young man's life at station

'Hero' teens saved young man's life at station

A group of teenagers have been praised for preventing an 18-year-old from taking his own life at a railway station.

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Missing pensioner found safe and well

Missing pensioner found safe and well

Police have found an elderly man after a search was launched when he went missing in the early hours of the morning.

Primary enlists mental health expert for pupils

Primary enlists mental health expert for pupils

A primary school is set to welcome a mental health specialist to help children cope with conditions like anxiety and low self-esteem as they grow up.

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Parents' anger as pupils forced to eat lunch outside

Parents' anger as pupils forced to eat lunch outside

An outraged mum has accused a school of putting children’s health at risk after pupils were made to eat outside because of Covid-19 measures.

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Second warning as schoolgirl followed by van

Second warning as schoolgirl followed by van

Primary school parents have been warned after a girl was followed by a man - just days after children were approached by a stranger nearby.

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'It's like The Birds'

'It's like The Birds'

A couple feel like they are living on the set of Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds after dozens of pigeons and doves set up nests under their solar panels.

Woman in 30s dies after car overturns

Woman in 30s dies after car overturns

A woman in her 30s has died after her car left the carriageway and overturned.

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90 pupils and four teachers self-isolating

90 pupils and four teachers self-isolating

An entire primary school year group has been sent home until next month after a child tested positive for Covid-19.

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Heartbreak at death of baby Thea

Heartbreak at death of baby Thea

The grieving parents of a baby girl say they were abandoned by East Kent Hospitals despite repeated pleas for help with her care.

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Man asked children 'to go with him instead of to school'

Man asked children 'to go with him instead of to school'

Parents have been urged to remain vigilant after a stranger reportedly asked children if they wanted "to go with him instead of going to school".

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‘Increased risk of harm’ for care home residents

‘Increased risk of harm’ for care home residents

Inspectors have ordered a care home to improve after they found “there was an increased risk that people could be harmed” since their last visit.

Boys arrested after man bottled at bus stop

Boys arrested after man bottled at bus stop

A man at a bus stop and a boy in a park were both hit with a bottle after being approached by a group of teenagers.

Dismay as milk for primary school children stolen

Dismay as milk for primary school children stolen

Children as young as two are having to go without milk after a crate containing 150 cartons was stolen from outside a school's gates.

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Shop worker attacked for asking customer to wear mask

Shop worker attacked for asking customer to wear mask

A shop worker was pushed up against a counter, grabbed around the neck and sworn at by a customer after asking him to wear a mask.

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Microbrewery bid sparks opposition from conservationists

Microbrewery bid sparks opposition from conservationists

Conservationists believe plans to open a microbrewery should be snubbed amid fears it would prevent them from maintaining nearby flood defences.

Bid to build 'greenest house in Kent' snubbed

Bid to build 'greenest house in Kent' snubbed

A bid to build “Kent’s greenest house” has been snubbed - amid concerns it would in fact “urbanise” an area of countryside.

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GP staff abused by patients over Covid rules

GP staff abused by patients over Covid rules

Bosses at a surgery have said there has been a spike in patients abusing staff over coronavirus rules - and it won't be tolerated.

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Isthmian League round-up

Isthmian League round-up

VCD go top, Sevenoaks and Herne Bay win while Faversham take the derby honours at Sittingbourne.

Town hit by flooding as Storm Alex batters county

Town hit by flooding as Storm Alex batters county

Heavy rainfall has led to an "artificial lake" forming in a street as flooding hits part of the county.

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Mo set for Herne Bay bow

Mo set for Herne Bay bow

Defender Mo Kamara is available to Herne Bay manager Ben Smith for the first time this weekend following a four-match ban.

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