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Rat run blocked by security gates

Rat run blocked by security gates

Two security gates have been installed at a notorious rat run to stop drivers taking a short cut and to make it safer for buses to return.

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Road shut by police after girl hit by car

Road shut by police after girl hit by car

A road was shut by police after a young girl was hit by a car.

Work starts on motorway junction

Work starts on motorway junction

Diggers have begun preparation work for a £92m revamp of one of Kent's busiest motorway junctions.

Family’s haunted house is fa-boo-lous

Family’s haunted house is fa-boo-lous

Gravestones, a scorched scarecrow and a 7ft clown are just some of the spook-tacular decorations at one family’s haunted Halloween house.

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Pregnant Covid survivor: 'I was one of the lucky ones'

Pregnant Covid survivor: 'I was one of the lucky ones'

Expectant women are being urged to get a Covid vaccination as soon as possible.

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More to come from the Brickies

More to come from the Brickies

Sittingbourne lost to Herne Bay in the FA Trophy on Saturday - but there’s still plenty to look forward to this season.

Multi-vehicle crash on M2

Multi-vehicle crash on M2

A lane of the M2 was closed after a crash involving multiple vehicles.

Lorry window smashed as bricks thrown at drivers from motorway bridges

Lorry window smashed as bricks thrown at drivers from motorway bridges

Car windows have been damaged as yobs hurled bricks from motorway bridges at those driving below.

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Football legends rally for player after cardiac arrest

Football legends rally for player after cardiac arrest

A football club is thanking people who sent messages of support so one of its players could get back on his feet after suffering a cardiac arrest.

'We pinned up five copies in the dressing room'

'We pinned up five copies in the dressing room'

A predicted table that had Sittingbourne finishing bottom of Isthmian South East has helped fuel their encouraging start to the season.

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New plans for Vietnamese restaurant resubmitted

New plans for Vietnamese restaurant resubmitted

A proposal for a new Asian restaurant, turned down with a jokey comment as part of a planning blunder, has been resubmitted.

Power cut affects thousands

Power cut affects thousands

Thousands have been left without power in a Kent town due to a power cut.

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Is this tanker driver the Britain's most-loved man?

Is this tanker driver the Britain's most-loved man?

Town greets fuel tanker driver with a collective sigh as he brings gifts of diesel and unleaded petrol.

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New sites added to heritage list

New sites added to heritage list

Councillors have agreed to add half a dozen new sites in a Kent borough onto a heritage list.

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Health inspectors called to takeaway with mice infestation

Health inspectors called to takeaway with mice infestation

A takeaway was handed a zero hygiene rating and told to "urgently improve" after health inspectors found a mice and ant infestation.

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Fear for safety of missing Milo

Fear for safety of missing Milo

A frantic family has appealed for help in tracing its flyaway cockatiel.

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New Bond movie to 'bring thousands' to town's cinema

New Bond movie to 'bring thousands' to town's cinema

Those watching No Time To Die at one Kent cinema tonight are encouraged to don their finest evening wear and dress to impress.

Kent's 'new' Roman temple now on permanent display

Kent's 'new' Roman temple now on permanent display

A 2,000-year-old Roman temple discovered three years ago while building a housing estate has been saved and is now open to the public.

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Boris Johnson says petrol crisis is 'stabilising'

Boris Johnson says petrol crisis is 'stabilising'

The Prime Minister insists the fuel crisis is 'stabilising' as troops prepare to drive delivery tankers and queues continue at petrol stations.

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We'd have taken four or five hours' notice

We'd have taken four or five hours' notice

Sittingbourne boss Darren Blackburn feels the Isthmian League acted too quickly when inviting teams to call off midweek games.

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