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Dog saves family from house fire

Dog saves family from house fire

A family dog saved the life of its owners after a fire spread from a wheelie bin to their house.

Twins' inquest to examine killer mum's mental health care

Twins' inquest to examine killer mum's mental health care

An Article 2 inquest will be held into the deaths of twins killed by their mum.

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Bladed weapons found during sweep of parks

Bladed weapons found during sweep of parks

Almost a dozen knives were seized during a one-day sweep of parks and green spaces in two towns.

Bank shuts high street branch

Bank shuts high street branch

A bank is shutting one of its high street branches due to a drop in the number of people using it.

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Huge fire at defunct travel firm depot

Huge fire at defunct travel firm depot

Firefighters have tackled a large fire at the former coach depot of a travel firm which shut down unexpectedly.

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Underground house being built next to famous mansion

Underground house being built next to famous mansion

A partially underground house is being built next to a famous clifftop mansion.

Film makers choose Kent location

Film makers choose Kent location

Filming is set to begin in the county again for a feature production starring Ruth Wilson.

Man attacked boy after getting car stuck on beach

Man attacked boy after getting car stuck on beach

An angry driver lashed out at a youngster after his vehicle became stuck in sand.

Bed store fined over illegal adverts

Bed store fined over illegal adverts

A bed retailer has appeared in court over illegal advertising displays.

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Gang making town centre 'a no-go zone'

Gang making town centre 'a no-go zone'

A gang of "intimidating youngsters" congregating in a town centre are turning it into a "no-go zone", traders have warned.

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Man burgles neighbour twice in two months

Man burgles neighbour twice in two months

A burglar has been jailed for three years after he targeted the same property in his street on two separate occasions.

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Thug threatened to kill man in row over bed bugs

Thug threatened to kill man in row over bed bugs

A former bricklayer who threatened to kill his housemate and flooded his home in a row over bed bugs has been locked up.

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Teacher had snap of young girl being raped

Teacher had snap of young girl being raped

A music teacher "besotted his mind with filth" and was found with more than 350 indecent images including one of a young girl being raped.

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Sexual comments made to teenage girl

Sexual comments made to teenage girl

Police are hunting a man after a teenage girl told them she was approached by a man who made inappropriate comments to her.

Jay not focusing on table

Jay not focusing on table

Boss Jay Saunders has told Margate's players to ignore the Isthmian League Premier Division table and focus on stringing a run of victories together.

Man assaulted after row

Man assaulted after row

Police are searching for two men in high-visibility jackets after a man was attacked.

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Council to fork out £18m for rail station

Council to fork out £18m for rail station

Controversial plans for a commuter railway station in a village have moved a step closer.

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Iconic seafront amusement arcade shuts down

Iconic seafront amusement arcade shuts down

A seaside amusement arcade which has kept families entertained for more than three decades has shut due to significant trading losses.

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Plans for 49 homes in village refused

Plans for 49 homes in village refused

A controversial proposal for 49 new homes in a village have been turned down by council planners.

Speciality tea shop to replace deli

Speciality tea shop to replace deli

Plan to open a speciality tea shop serving snacks and deserts has been approved.

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