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Crash blocks major route

Crash blocks major route

Traffic is said to be at a standstill on the A249.

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Labour Party candidate quits in Brexit row

Labour Party candidate quits in Brexit row

A Labour Party candidate who stood in the last general election and was planning to stand again has quit over the party's anti-Brexit stance.

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Candlelit vigil held for Lucas Dobson

Candlelit vigil held for Lucas Dobson

A vigil has been held to show support for the family of Lucas Dobson who fell into the River Stour on Saturday.

Man seen brandishing knife

Man seen brandishing knife

A police helicopter is hovering over a town after reports a man was seen armed with a knife.

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Town’s post office to close for good

Town’s post office to close for good

A town's main post office will close for good next month, the firm has revealed.

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Prison told to improve

Prison told to improve

A prison has committed to improving its procedures after a damning report was published by inspectors.

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'The force would be felt 5,000 miles away'

'The force would be felt 5,000 miles away'

Today marks 75 years since a bomb ship called the Richard Montgomery sank, with the deadly cargo still laid unexploded.

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Spate of mobility scooter thefts

Spate of mobility scooter thefts

Police have released an image of a suspect after three mobility scooters were stolen.

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Van bursts into flames outside supermarket

Van bursts into flames outside supermarket

Shoppers watched in horror as a van burst into flames outside a busy supermarket.

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Call for action after borough's hate crime surge

Call for action after borough's hate crime surge

A campaigner has called on residents to talk about hate crime after reports of hate crime grew by more than half in a year.

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Two-car crash on holiday route

Two-car crash on holiday route

Police have been at the scene of a two-car crash on a main road at a Kent seaside resort.

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Whale of a time at carnival

Whale of a time at carnival

A giant whale and a coven of witches stunned crowds at this Kent carnival.

Lone yachtsman rescued

Lone yachtsman rescued

A man has been rescued from his dinghy by an RNLI lifeboat crew after its mast and sail were damaged.

Crash outside hospital

Crash outside hospital

A crash outside a hospital has been causing rush-hour traffic delays.

Council is 'back home' after half a century

Council is 'back home' after half a century

Town without its own dedicated council gets a new team at old municipal offices.

Temporary lights causing delays

Temporary lights causing delays

Motorists are being hit by delays as a major route is being controlled by temporary traffic lights once again.

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Passengers fume over new bus timetable

Passengers fume over new bus timetable

Arriva has introduced new summer bus times to make journeys more 'reliable'. But passengers say they have been forced to take taxis because of delays.

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Carnival girls prepare for their big day

Carnival girls prepare for their big day

A carnival court will be honouring the emergency services when it takes to the streets this weekend.

The paw-fect pool for dogs

The paw-fect pool for dogs

A new outdoor swimming pool has opened just for dogs, with the option of group sessions or private one-to-ones.

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Teenager arrested after police chase

Teenager arrested after police chase

An 18-year-old has been arrested after a dramatic police chase.

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