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Disabled teen takes on 30km challenge

Disabled teen takes on 30km challenge

A 17-year-old wheelchair user is planning more than 4,000 laps of his living room to raise money for a charity that kept him moving through lockdown.

'Remember the good guys'

'Remember the good guys'

A salon owner said it was wrong that so much attention was being given to the one business that broke the rules.

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Pub and football team hit by Covid-19

Pub and football team hit by Covid-19

A pub had to shut almost a week before lockdown after the landlord, landlady and members of the football team contracted the virus.

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'This year it's just a question of survival'

'This year it's just a question of survival'

Bosses at indoor children's play areas have discussed getting through a second lockdown.

Council bans shooting at its sports park

Council bans shooting at its sports park

Parish councillors had many questions about how a contract with hunters had come to be allowed on public grounds, but no-one had the answers.

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Anger at parish council's shooting policy

Anger at parish council's shooting policy

An online petition opposed to the use of shooting as a means to control pests has reached almost 1,000 signatures

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Ant and Dec surprise Tony at Hamleys

Ant and Dec surprise Tony at Hamleys

The courage of a six-year-old double amputee has been recognised on national television.

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M20 reopens after two-vehicle collision

M20 reopens after two-vehicle collision

A stretch of the London-bound M20 has now reopened following a crash.

Villagers' fury over parking clampdown

Villagers' fury over parking clampdown

A council has been accused of using ‘a sledgehammer to crack a nut’ when dealing with issues at a village car park.

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'I'm doing my absolute damndest to stop us closing'

'I'm doing my absolute damndest to stop us closing'

In April, six Kent indoor play area wrote to the Government, calling for financial support. Now only two still stand.

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Second suspect charged over burglary

Second suspect charged over burglary

Another man has been charged in relation to a break-in where cash, jewellery and a motorcycle were stolen.

Singer's hope to spread understanding and tolerance through "anthem" featuring celebrated musicians

Singer's hope to spread understanding and tolerance through "anthem" featuring celebrated musicians

A performer has created a song that he hopes will encourage understanding and dialogue, inspired by the Black Lives Matter protests.

Mum's complaints against police after son's death not upheld

Mum's complaints against police after son's death not upheld

The watchdog investigating the death of a young man has not upheld complaints raised by his family.

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New gift shop opens

New gift shop opens

A family venture aims to help the community beat the Covid gloom.

Soft play centre closes for good

Soft play centre closes for good

An indoor play centre owned by a former Apprentice contestant has shut, citing coronavirus restrictions as the reason.

Circus shows to start after Covid closure U-turn

Circus shows to start after Covid closure U-turn

Bosses of a circus that was shut down 10 minutes before its first performance have been told their shows can now go ahead after a dramatic U-turn.

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Circus to take legal action over Covid closure

Circus to take legal action over Covid closure

Bosses of a circus that was shut down 10 minutes before its first performance are waiting for a final decision on the fate of their performances.

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Man raises £10k in memory of father

Man raises £10k in memory of father

A son's fundraising campaign reached a land mark total on the anniversary of his Dad's death.

Around 30 chickens dumped on village green

Around 30 chickens dumped on village green

The RSPCA has been called in to round up chickens abandoned in a village, but fears some may never be caught.

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Where to see Donald Trump in Kent

Where to see Donald Trump in Kent

Politicians, royalty, pop divas and cartoon characters are all lending a hand with a village school's fundraising.

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