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Here's a guide to events taking place in your area.

'There has been no communication'

'There has been no communication'

The future of people's holidays is uncertain following the collapse of a global travel company.

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Motorcyclist killed in M20 crash

Motorcyclist killed in M20 crash

A motorcyclist has died following a crash which shut the M20 for six hours.

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Hak on cup win

Hak on cup win

Hakan Hayrettin watched Maidstone advance in the FA Cup and declared: Job done.

Report: Stones ease through

Report: Stones ease through

Maidstone cruised into the FA Cup third qualifying round with victory over lower-league Cheshunt.

Cancer target hit for first time in 5 years

Cancer target hit for first time in 5 years

A Kent NHS trust has reached the national standard for cancer patient waiting times for the first time in five years.

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Man allegedly stole £4,200 of toiletries

Man allegedly stole £4,200 of toiletries

A man has been charged with shoplifting £4,200 worth of toiletries from nine shops.

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5,000-home plan comes under fire

5,000-home plan comes under fire

Councillors and polticians have reacted to plans to build 5,000 homes near a village.

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Calling for artists, the Elmer trail needs you

Calling for artists, the Elmer trail needs you

A huge herd of elephants are due to come to town next summer and they need your help.

'It feels like we're under attack'

'It feels like we're under attack'

A club is having its licence reviewed after a series of issues were raised by neighbours.

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M20 delays after van overturns

M20 delays after van overturns

An overturned van was causing delays on the M20.

Eager to impress

Eager to impress

Ibrahim Olutade is facing a big month in his quest to be a hit at Maidstone.

'I sprayed him because I felt threatened'

'I sprayed him because I felt threatened'

A teenager was left fearing for his sight after being sprayed with an unknown liquid following a street squabble.

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Rush-hour crash closes lane on M20

Rush-hour crash closes lane on M20

Delays are expected after two cars collided on a busy motorway.

Reality TV star visits town for panto launch

Reality TV star visits town for panto launch

He will shortly be seen on screens in Hollyoaks, but first Jake Quickenden travelled to Kent for a panto launch.

Boy knocked off bike on way to school

Boy knocked off bike on way to school

Police are investigating following reports a car mounted a pavement and struck a primary school pupil.

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Thameslink service launch delayed again

Thameslink service launch delayed again

A new service connecting the county with London has been delayed for a second time.

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'Everything I have ever worked for has been destroyed'

'Everything I have ever worked for has been destroyed'

The owner of a wardrobe workshop has spoken of the hearbreaking moment he saw his whole livelihood burnt to the ground.

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5,000 home garden community location confirmed

5,000 home garden community location confirmed

A proposal for 5,000 new homes has been discussed by a town hall committee.

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Still up for the cup - 31 years on

Still up for the cup - 31 years on

John Still takes charge of a Maidstone FA Cup match for the first time in 31 years this weekend.

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