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A nostalgic look at an historic town

A nostalgic look at an historic town

We take another look in to the archive to see how much this town has changed over the decades.

The day police shot murderer in Morrison's

The day police shot murderer in Morrison's

As a he walked into a supermarket waving a gun, only Tomas Uptas knew of the tragic discovery police would make hours later.

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The glory days of Kent's piers and what they look like now

The glory days of Kent's piers and what they look like now

We take you through the tales of death, visiting presidents, financial strife and destruction that litter the histories of the county's piers.

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The history of Kent's most bizarre sports ground

The history of Kent's most bizarre sports ground

They are treacherous sandbanks in the middle of the English Channel but when the tide is right, the Goodwin Sands are ripe for fun and games...

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The 100-year story of a unique coalfield

The 100-year story of a unique coalfield

The county's rich supply of coal meant it was once a Mecca for miners. We look at the history of an industry that has left its mark on Kent.

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A look-back at The Maidstone River Festival

A look-back at The Maidstone River Festival

Here is a look-back at the Maidstone River Festival over the years with all its fun-loving activities on the water.

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The heyday of the carnival in Kent

The heyday of the carnival in Kent

In the absence of this year's carnival parades, we're celebrating the county's events which have been loved and lost and those still going strong.

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The studios responsible for TV gold

The studios responsible for TV gold

We take a look behind the scenes of how a TV company put Kent on the map and became a regular home to Kylie Minogue and Take That.

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How much would you pay for a star's autograph?

How much would you pay for a star's autograph?

Signatures of the biggest stars can sell for thousands of pounds - but one expert warns today's autograph market is a 'minefield'.

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How Kent's seaside towns have changed over the years

How Kent's seaside towns have changed over the years

Kent has lots to celebrate today, including its Blue Flag beaches, so we've taken a look back at how the county's seaside towns have changed.

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'My 20 years as a crown court judge'

'My 20 years as a crown court judge'

From defending alleged Broadwater Farm looters to jailing from her kitchen this judge has seen a lot - we spoke to her about the most infamous cases.

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An arrest and a protest: When the Olympics came to Kent in 101 photos

An arrest and a protest: When the Olympics came to Kent in 101 photos

Eight years after the Olympic torch came to Kent, we've delved into the archives and dug out 101 pictures and stories detailing the historic occasion.

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Deadmans Island: A tale of human remains

Deadmans Island: A tale of human remains

Bones, teeth and coffins are scattered in a place off the Kent coast but few know the reason they are there - this is the story of Deadman's Island.

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The ancient routes in Kent followed by kings

The ancient routes in Kent followed by kings

From a brutal murder to tourists on tandem tricyles, here's the fascinating history of pilgrimages in Kent.

The chequered history of the 'UK's Disneyland'

The chequered history of the 'UK's Disneyland'

As plans for the 'UK's answer to Disneyland' go out to public consultation, we look at the chequered history of the London Resort scheme.

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The story of the bingo hall set for closure

The story of the bingo hall set for closure

Built amid the glitz of Art Deco Britain, the future of a former cinema turned bingo hall now set for closure was far less glamorous.

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The history behind Kent's lavender fields

The history behind Kent's lavender fields

As July marks the harvesting season for lavender farmers in Kent, we take a look at why the plant grown here is in such high demand across the world.

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Kent's fashion through the ages

Kent's fashion through the ages

From pop-art dresses, shoulder pads and platforms shoes, a Kent museum set to reopen is showcasing fashion favourites with a trip down memory lane.

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Kent's 600-year-old charity founded by two medieval knights

Kent's 600-year-old charity founded by two medieval knights

A multi-million pound 600-year-old charity founded by two medieval knights has stood the test of time to provide vital river crossings for centuries.

Kent's lost cinemas and what they are now

Kent's lost cinemas and what they are now

We take a look back at the history of some of Kent's former cinemas and see what they have become.

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