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Opportunity knocks for Gillingham youth

Opportunity knocks for Gillingham youth

Gillingham kick off their pre-season campaign this weekend and the club’s best young scholars will be at the forefront of the action.

'Secret to a long life? The simple answer is work hard'

'Secret to a long life? The simple answer is work hard'

A former shopkeeper and butcher has revealed her secret to a long life as she turns 100.

Gillingham sign released Newcastle keeper

Gillingham sign released Newcastle keeper

Gillingham have completed the permanent signing of a former Newcastle United goalkeeper.

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Brewery gets nod for village site

Brewery gets nod for village site

Councillors have given the go-ahead for a brewery and tap room despite concerns over traffic.

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Multi-million pound pool plan approved

Multi-million pound pool plan approved

A multi-million pound plan to redevelop a demolished leisure centre has been approved.

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1,000-job rival docks plan revealed

1,000-job rival docks plan revealed

Ambitious plans to keep a working docks in operation have been unveiled in parliament.

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Record boss thought he was Tupac and fired guns from penthouse

Record boss thought he was Tupac and fired guns from penthouse

A record boss who thought he was rapper Tupac reincarnated and fired imitation guns from his penthouse has been detained under the mental health act.

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Kent man accused of Zara's murder

Kent man accused of Zara's murder

A Kent man has been accused of murdering a trainee lawyer as she walked home.

Football fan who ran on pitch banned for three years

Football fan who ran on pitch banned for three years

A spectator who invaded the pitch during a football match has been banned from the game for three years.

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Crowd yelled at police during 'disgraceful' arrest

Crowd yelled at police during 'disgraceful' arrest

Witnesses say officers used excessive aggression in arresting a teenager for riding an e-scooter.

Driver on the phone arrested after police find drugs

Driver on the phone arrested after police find drugs

A motorist initially stopped by police for being on the phone ended up arrested for having drugs in his car.

Australian goalie signs for Gills

Australian goalie signs for Gills

Gillingham have signed highly-rated Australian goalkeeper Ashley Maynard-Brewer on a season-long loan from Charlton Athletic.

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World-first stunt for driving digger across tightropes

World-first stunt for driving digger across tightropes

More than 1,000 people watched as the boss of a popular attraction completed a daredevil stunt.

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Roadside drama as van consumed by thick smoke

Roadside drama as van consumed by thick smoke

Motorists feared a vehicle was about to explode when it was consumed by thick smoke.

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Road closed off after women police officers 'assaulted'

Road closed off after women police officers 'assaulted'

A hunt was launched after a man reportedly ran off after attacking two police officers.

Terrified cows die in fireworks display stampede

Terrified cows die in fireworks display stampede

A devastated farmer says a fireworks display led to two of his cows dying and several pregnant ones facing miscarriages. Warning: upsetting image.

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Better late than never for Gillingham midfielder

Better late than never for Gillingham midfielder

Experienced midfielder Shaun Williams missed the chance to help Gillingham escape the drop from League 1 but is excited for the new challenge ahead.

Firm speaks out about warehouse blaze

Firm speaks out about warehouse blaze

A recycling firm says the cause of a blaze that destroyed its warehouse remains a mystery.

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Gillingham sign striker Kashket

Gillingham sign striker Kashket

Gillingham have added a striker to their ranks with the signing of former Crewe front-man Scott Kashket.

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Four charged after fight

Four charged after fight

Police have charged four men after a fight involving a group of people last week.

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