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KEiBA 2019: Winners to be unveiled tonight

KEiBA 2019: Winners to be unveiled tonight

County's most prestigious awards will crown 2019's victors at a gala event.

Firm reveals £3m loss in key division

Firm reveals £3m loss in key division

But progress to stabilise business is being made amid major refocus.

Jet ski death prompts safety curbs

Jet ski death prompts safety curbs

Temporary number plates could be put on jet skis to ensure people using them are easier to identify.

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Landlord moved into pub with £5k of stolen goods

Landlord moved into pub with £5k of stolen goods

The manager of a pub stole more than £5,000 worth of goods from it as he was moving to another boozer to set up on his own.

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Labour's plan to save 80 Post Offices in Kent

Labour's plan to save 80 Post Offices in Kent

The future of nearly 80 Post Offices across the county could be secured under a new policy announced by the Labour Party.

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Popular pub sold at auction

Popular pub sold at auction

The future of a pub has been left uncertain after it went under the hammer.

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New £4m bus fleet revealed

New £4m bus fleet revealed

A fleet of cleaner and greener biodiesel buses is being rolled out across a Kent district after Stagecoach reveals its new models.

Hotel secures multi-million pound finance deal

Hotel secures multi-million pound finance deal

Owners will continue major refurbishment programme at prestigious venue.

Construction giant to cut 1,200 jobs

Construction giant to cut 1,200 jobs

Question mark hangs over future of jobs at its Kent offices.

Popular pub to open authentic pizzeria

Popular pub to open authentic pizzeria

Eatery opens this week, with staff trained by a former pizza world champion.

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Initiative to tackle digital skills shortage goes live

Initiative to tackle digital skills shortage goes live

The pilot scheme is backed by the government and will include a broad range of partners to ensure county is fighting fit for the future.

Mechanic scoops top national award

Mechanic scoops top national award

Another success for family-run firm at major national awards.

Bankers draft in public help to boost economy

Bankers draft in public help to boost economy

The country's top bankers are calling on Kent residents to help them draw up future plans to boost the economy.

Nightclub to reopen as restaurant

Nightclub to reopen as restaurant

A club that has been part of a town's nightlife for 25 years is being turned into a restaurant with a rooftop bar.

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Rejected plan for 700 homes returns

Rejected plan for 700 homes returns

Developers hope the addition of a medical centre can help push through proposals for a new housing estate.

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Trader's bank accounts frozen trying to pay fine

Trader's bank accounts frozen trying to pay fine

A man says he could have lost his business after trying to pay a fine for straying into a low emission zone.

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Boris Island plans 'will not return'

Boris Island plans 'will not return'

An MP has got Boris Johnson to commit to not pursuing the idea of an airport in the Thames Estuary if he becomes PM.

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Drivers sacked after discussing 'beating patient to a pulp'

Drivers sacked after discussing 'beating patient to a pulp'

Two ambulance transport drivers who left a voicemail on a patient's phone talking about beating him with a fire extinguisher have been sacked.

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Unicorn nipples are a breast seller

Unicorn nipples are a breast seller

An entrepreneur behind a bizarre invention has finally found a toy store to stock his Lucky Unicorn Nipples.

County wins another major tourism award

County wins another major tourism award

Representatives from tourism champions Visit Kent picked up the the county's latest award at glitzy London awards.

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