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Rail station to get £4m revamp ahead of The Open

Rail station to get £4m revamp ahead of The Open

An upgrade of a railway station is going ahead to ease congestion ahead of The Open golf championship's return to Kent.

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New harbour master named

New harbour master named

The intimate water and tidal knowledge of a sailor who lives on the River Stour has earned him a new job - harbour master of Sandwich

Forties fun arrives this weekend

Forties fun arrives this weekend

Swing by to dance the jitterbug and enjoy food made from war time rations at the Sandwich Salutes the 40s weekend

Police dog's nose points to retirement

Police dog's nose points to retirement

A sniffer hound who guarded the Queen and Archbishop of Canterbury has finished his work.

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Bridge removal gridlock fears

Bridge removal gridlock fears

The removal of a tollbridge could spell disaster over the summer as KCC confirms it is looking into a major overhall to repair it.

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Have a hit at tennis club open day

Have a hit at tennis club open day

Beginners and returning tennis players can ace their drop shots on the court at tennis club open day

Best eco loo award for youngsters

Best eco loo award for youngsters

Members of a youth club's eco loos are so good, they won a platinum gong for the best community centre facilities in the Loo of the Year Awards

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after accident by school

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after accident by school

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital with head and legs injuries after an accident close to a secondary school.

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Tobacco gang jailed for trying £500k fraud

Tobacco gang jailed for trying £500k fraud

A gang has been sentenced to more than 14 years in prison for conspiring to steal £500k worth of confiscated tobacco from the government.

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Campers saved from high tide

Campers saved from high tide

Two people had to be rescued by firefighters from rising river waters.

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Residents chase suspect burglar

Residents chase suspect burglar

Locals went after a suspected thief after a store alarm sounded.

Mystery bidder takes home dolls house for £22k

Mystery bidder takes home dolls house for £22k

A charity will receive £22,000 after a collector splashed out on a dolls house.

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Clarinet, silverware and charm bracelet stolen

Clarinet, silverware and charm bracelet stolen

Police are appealing for witnesses following a break-in.

Convicted rapist jailed for stalking ex-girlfriend

Convicted rapist jailed for stalking ex-girlfriend

A man who subjected his ex-partner to “scary and insidious” stalking has been jailed.

Bike 'explodes in ball of fire'

Bike 'explodes in ball of fire'

Drivers were delayed after a motorbike burst into flames.

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Tobacco theft plotters found guilty

Tobacco theft plotters found guilty

A gang has been found guilty of conspiring to steal £250,000 worth of confiscated tobacco from the government.

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Shakespeare associate guides theatre company's Macbeth production

Shakespeare associate guides theatre company's Macbeth production

A Royal Shakespeare Company associate has returned to Deal to give his expert tuition to actors who are being trained under two of his former pupils

Dad denies threatening to shoot colleague

Dad denies threatening to shoot colleague

A man accused of being part of a 'ring of tobacco thieves' allegedly made threats using a photograph of a gun.

Would you like a spider bite in that chilli sauce?

Would you like a spider bite in that chilli sauce?

A laboratory in Kent has launched a brand new type of chilli sauce which has quite a bite.

Anti-Brexit billboard campaign continues to target town

Anti-Brexit billboard campaign continues to target town

Four dads who are hitting back at politicians with a national campaign are continuing to spread their anti-Brexit message in Kent.

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