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Armed police storm street after weapon spotted

Armed police storm street after weapon spotted

The police helicopter and armed officers were scrambled to a residential street after a weapon was spotted.

The self-isolation help directory

The self-isolation help directory

A handy guide of organisations which can help with shopping and other essentials if you can't leave the house during the pandemic.

Rape suspect arrested

Rape suspect arrested

Detectives investigating the rape of a woman have arrested a suspect.

Driver's drug arrest after police car smash

Driver's drug arrest after police car smash

Cannabis was found in a car which had crashed into a police vehicle following a chase.

Paul O'Grady speaks of having Covid-19

Paul O'Grady speaks of having Covid-19

Popular TV host Paul O'Grady has spoken of making a home remedy after coming down with suspected coronavirus.

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Cat sanctuary forced to deny link to Tiger King documentary

Cat sanctuary forced to deny link to Tiger King documentary

A Kent wildlife park has had to deny any affiliation with a controversial big cat rescue centre which features in Netflix's Tiger King documentary.

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NHS worker's contaminated boots stolen from outside house

NHS worker's contaminated boots stolen from outside house

A thief has stolen two pairs of shoes from outside the house of an NHS worker helping patients on a Covid-19 ward.

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Tributes to 'wonderful and caring nurse'

Tributes to 'wonderful and caring nurse'

A nursing director for a hospital trust has died as colleagues pay tribute to her dedicated work for patients and the community.

First patients assessed at Covid-19 centre

First patients assessed at Covid-19 centre

An NHS assessment unit has now been open for one week seeing patients who have symptoms of coronavirus.

First Covid-19 patient leaves hospital to rapturous applause

First Covid-19 patient leaves hospital to rapturous applause

Watch the emotional moment a coronavirus patient was allowed to go home after spending almost three weeks critically ill in hospital.

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Debenhams in administration

Debenhams in administration

Thousands of jobs are at risk after Debenhams announced it has gone into administration.

How should you be filling up your car with fuel?

How should you be filling up your car with fuel?

Find out how to safely go about your visit to a fuel station during the coronavirus crisis.

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Road cordoned off after 'wartime bomb' found

Road cordoned off after 'wartime bomb' found

The bomb squad was called in and a main road blocked off following reports of an unexploded wartime munition.

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Picnickers sent home as more people turn out

Picnickers sent home as more people turn out

Police have reported an increased number of people in one Kent park - with some having picnics and ignoring the lockdown rules.

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Plans for 'powerhouse' rail network on track

Plans for 'powerhouse' rail network on track

A proposal to develop an integrated south east train network has been backed by a council.

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Life support switched off after third-storey fall

Life support switched off after third-storey fall

The life support machine of a man who fell from a third-storey window has been switched off.

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NHS graffiti tribute by 'Kent's Banksy'

NHS graffiti tribute by 'Kent's Banksy'

An anonymous Kent street artist has sprayed a new piece dedicated to 'superhuman' medics fighting on the frontline of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Cathedral bells to toll every night during crisis

Cathedral bells to toll every night during crisis

For the first time in its history, the bells at Canterbury Cathedral will ring each night as a mark of remembrance for coronavirus victims.

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Airbnb clampdown on non-essential stays

Airbnb clampdown on non-essential stays

Tech giant Airbnb has tightened its rules following an investigation which revealed hosts still offering holiday bookings.

Police chief urges people to stay in lockdown during Easter weekend

Police chief urges people to stay in lockdown during Easter weekend

The chief constable is urging people to stay at home and avoid fines during the long Easter weekend.

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Man fights for life after three-storey window fall

Man fights for life after three-storey window fall

A man is on life support after he suffered serious injuries following a fall from a third-storey window.

Boots to close 60 stores amid virus crisis

Boots to close 60 stores amid virus crisis

Pharmacy chain Boots has announced it is temporarily closing 60 stores nationwide.

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Wickes to take on empty superstore

Wickes to take on empty superstore

National DIY chain Wickes has submitted plans to open a new branch in a large unit which has remained unoccupied for more than year.

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Inside huge abandoned newsprint

Inside huge abandoned newsprint

Each week we're digging in the archives to find pictures of places you will recognise from the outside, but perhaps have never seen from the inside.

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LIVE: 881 more people have died from coronavirus

LIVE: 881 more people have died from coronavirus

The number of people to die from coronavirus has risen by 881.

The origins of Easter traditions explained

The origins of Easter traditions explained

Ever wondered why we buy chocolate eggs? KentOnline has researched the roots of the most beloved Easter traditions.

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'This is what A&E should look like'

'This is what A&E should look like'

A photo of a deserted A&E taken by a paramedic has gone viral - here's why.

Date set for prison 'terror attack' trial

Date set for prison 'terror attack' trial

The trial of two men charged with attempting to murder a prison guard at a maximum security jail has been set after a preliminary hearing.

First look at new £63m station

First look at new £63m station

This artist's impression shows the scale of a railway station destined to be built in the middle of a £170 million peninsula development.

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Man charged after 'coughing in officer's face'

Man charged after 'coughing in officer's face'

A man has been charged with assault after reports he coughed in a police officer's face when asked about Covid-19 symptoms.

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