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Homes plan for tennis courts

Homes plan for tennis courts

A sports and social club wants to sell off two tennis courts so new homes can be built on the land.

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Ice one! Family firm cleans up fly-tipped fridges

Ice one! Family firm cleans up fly-tipped fridges

A Facebook post showing a photo of dumped fridges made Chris Cox so angry he arranged to collect them.

Horses left 'without food or water'

Horses left 'without food or water'

Villagers say they are feeding five starving horses left on waste ground. But the RSPCA says the animals are owned and there is nothing it can do.

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The doctor will see you now - at another surgery

The doctor will see you now - at another surgery

Patients have been switched to a temporary GP surgery after a lease on premises expired. But a new purpose-built surgery is on the way.

Boy, 8, takes on cycle challenge to help NHS

Boy, 8, takes on cycle challenge to help NHS

A schoolboy has cycled the distance from his home in Kent to London's Nightingale Hospital to raise money for the NHS.

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Fight to save ear of abandoned dog

Fight to save ear of abandoned dog

A vet and an animal rescue sanctuary are trying to save the ear of an Alsatian dog which has been found abandoned in Kent.

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'He has left a huge hole in many people's lives'

'He has left a huge hole in many people's lives'

A heartbroken wife has paid tribute to her 'vivacious and devoted' husband who died after testing positive for coronavirus.

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Photo released of granny mugger

Photo released of granny mugger

Police have released a picture of Craig Creasey who is now in jail after being caught on camera robbing a grandmother on her way to the shops.

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Thug jailed for robbing grandmother

Thug jailed for robbing grandmother

A man arrested after being caught on CCTV mugging an old woman on her way to the shops has been sent to prison for 16 months.

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Party in driveway as lockdown measures eased

Party in driveway as lockdown measures eased

An 18th birthday was celebrated in a driveway as police chiefs say the new lockdown measures are difficult to enforce.

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How-to classes to make scrubs for NHS launched

How-to classes to make scrubs for NHS launched

Free online sewing workshops are being made available to help meet the demand for scrubs in the NHS.

Cricket club bowled over by fundraising efforts

Cricket club bowled over by fundraising efforts

Upchurch Cricket Club has been bowled over by the response to its appeal to keep it afloat during the coronavirus lockdown.

Vet assistant to appear on new Channel 4 show

Vet assistant to appear on new Channel 4 show

A veterinary nurse assistant from Kent, who moved to South Africa to care for endangered animals, features in a new wildlife series.

Kent Kings to relive May Day thriller at Central Park

Kent Kings to relive May Day thriller at Central Park

The speedway match from the past winning the fans' vote this week is the 2016 epic clash with rivals Mildenhall Fen Tigers.

Lucky neighbours win postcode lottery

Lucky neighbours win postcode lottery

A group of lucky neighbours have struck gold after winning cash prizes thanks to their postcode.

McDonald's prepares to reopen for delivery only

McDonald's prepares to reopen for delivery only

Preparations were being made at a McDonald's branch in Kent ahead of its reopening.

Trains services disrupted by wind

Trains services disrupted by wind

A number of trees have fallen onto track around Kent, causing delays for commuters across the county.

Snappy way to record your VE Day celebrations

Snappy way to record your VE Day celebrations

A couple have extended their doorstep photo sessions to include VE Day celebrations and raise money for the NHS at the same time.

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Another kind of battle for Kings' promoter

Another kind of battle for Kings' promoter

Kent Kings co-promoter Len Silver was celebrating VE Day 75 years ago but is in the midst of another battle on the anniversary.

Slow traffic on A249 after crash

Slow traffic on A249 after crash

Part of the A249 was partially blocked after a crash involving one car.

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