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Garden centre offers £5k reward after break-in

Garden centre offers £5k reward after break-in

A Kent garden centre is offering a £5k reward for information after burglars stole tools and antique clocking-in machines.

Sheppey voice league concern

Sheppey voice league concern

A lack of league fixtures in the early part of the season is a worry, admits Sheppey United assistant boss Marcel Nimani.

'Living on the streets will kill my 81-year-old dad'

'Living on the streets will kill my 81-year-old dad'

A distraught son has hit out at caravan park owners who reportedly evicted him and his cancer-stricken father, making them homeless.

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'I tracked down £8k vape thieves so why won't police arrest them?'

'I tracked down £8k vape thieves so why won't police arrest them?'

A vape shop owner has blasted police and has accused officers of not investigating his burglary fast enough after solving the crime.

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Shock and anger after garden centre raided

Shock and anger after garden centre raided

Garden centre bosses have been left reeling after the popular site was the victim of a late-night raid.

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Postie's heaven-sent intervention helps boy, 11, after death of parrot

Postie's heaven-sent intervention helps boy, 11, after death of parrot

A community effort was launched to cheer up a boy after a postman discovered his letter to 'heaven' following the death of his beloved parrot.

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800 homes suffer power cut

800 homes suffer power cut

Hundreds of homes were left without power this morning after a 'safety issue' cut off electricity.

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What happens when you can't smell?

What happens when you can't smell?

Many Covid-19 patients lost their power of smell in the pandemic. John Nurden discovers there's now help for anyone suffering from anosmia.

Work starts on making bomb ship 'safe'

Work starts on making bomb ship 'safe'

Experts are reported to have begun searching seabed for explosives spilled from wreck of munitions ship SS Richard Montgomery.

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Bridge fault halts trains

Bridge fault halts trains

Train services to the Isle of Sheppey have been stopped because of trouble at the Kingsferry Bridge.

'This will make hundreds homeless'

'This will make hundreds homeless'

Caravan owners say they are facing a financial nightmare after being told by park bosses they can no longer pay site fees and water rates monthly.

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Family say grandfather was 'just a number' to hospital staff

Family say grandfather was 'just a number' to hospital staff

The family of a grandfather who passed away after contracting Covid-19 at a Kent hospital say the care he received 'wasn't adequate'.

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Car smashes into back of historic guildhall

Car smashes into back of historic guildhall

Police are hunting a man and a woman after a stolen car crashed into back of a town's guildhall in the middle of the night.

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Bomb ship could detonate and cause tsunami, Sky drama predicts

Bomb ship could detonate and cause tsunami, Sky drama predicts

A new Sky drama has predicted that an infamous 'bomb ship' off the Kent coastline could detonate and cause a huge tsunami.

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Man struck over head and attacked in bar

Man struck over head and attacked in bar

A man was attacked and struck over the back of the head and punched and kicked as he lay on the floor of a nightclub.

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Determined to get answers after brother's death at 41

Determined to get answers after brother's death at 41

Sister of dead man describes what it was like living in a care home which was later rated 'inadequate'.

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Oasis where nature lives with relics of industrial past

Oasis where nature lives with relics of industrial past

Kent is home to Elmley, the only family-owned and managed farm in the UK to be a National Nature Reserve. Here's what we made of it...

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Free parking plans stalled

Free parking plans stalled

A plan to make parking free on Saturdays in Swale’s town centres has been shot down.

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Burglars 'wheeled away goods in a shopping trolley'

Burglars 'wheeled away goods in a shopping trolley'

The hunt is on for a man and a woman after a vape store was raided in the early hours and £4k of goods was stolen.

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Firefighters tackle cargo ship blaze at docks

Firefighters tackle cargo ship blaze at docks

Five fire engines, a technical rescue unit and the fire service's inflatable boat were sent to tackle a ship blaze.

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