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The horrific burglaries terrorizing rural Kent

The horrific burglaries terrorizing rural Kent

Vicious armed burglars remain at large following four violent break-ins in a small, rural part of the county in less than a year.

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Woman punched, cut and drenched in alcohol before being left bound for 48 hours

Woman punched, cut and drenched in alcohol before being left bound for 48 hours

A £10,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the conviction of the man who left a pensioner bound for 48 hours.

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Three taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash

Three taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash

A road was closed in both directions and three people were taken to hospital after a multi-vehicle crash.

Challenge sees money raised for village food bank

Challenge sees money raised for village food bank

Members of a gym have raised more than £1,000 for a village food bank.

Woman tied up for 48 hours during burglary

Woman tied up for 48 hours during burglary

A woman in her 60s was subject to a "harrowing ordeal" after being tied up for 48 hours in a "violent burglary".

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Student calls for women's right to freeze eggs

Student calls for women's right to freeze eggs

A science student is spearheading a campaign which could transform the fertility prospects of more than a million women with endometriosis in the UK.

Homes plan for dog track

Homes plan for dog track

An application has been made to build around 50 new homes on land currently used to train greyhounds.

Call for care after chimney fire

Call for care after chimney fire

Fire fighters are urging the public to keep their fire places well maintained after a chimney blaze.

Anger at tree removal in nesting season

Anger at tree removal in nesting season

A developer insists all trees will be checked for active nests before they are felled.

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Man in hospital after being hit by lorry

Man in hospital after being hit by lorry

A man in his 30s remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition after an accident on a busy main road.

Motorist seriously injured in blaze

Motorist seriously injured in blaze

A man had to be airlifted to hospital after the van in which he was travelling caught fire.

'We're looking at the hop world through new eyes'

'We're looking at the hop world through new eyes'

A Kent company is set to change the face of brewing using oils extracted from hops grown in New Zealand.

Woman attacked and tied up in her home

Woman attacked and tied up in her home

Four masked men are being hunted by police after they broke into a woman's home and tied her up before stealing cash and jewellery.

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Road closures for 18 weeks as water main laid

Road closures for 18 weeks as water main laid

Villagers are facing traffic disruption as a new water main is laid which will see some roads closed for 18 weeks.

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'Staff will always feel blessed to have served under his leadership'

'Staff will always feel blessed to have served under his leadership'

A school has paid tribute to its head teacher, who died last week aged just 48.

Sainsbury's opens new store after 10 year wait

Sainsbury's opens new store after 10 year wait

Shoppers are delighted that a 10-year wait for a new supermarket has finally ended with its opening.

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Shock as 'diligent and caring' school principal dies

Shock as 'diligent and caring' school principal dies

A school is in mourning after a head teacher died aged 48 after unexpectedly falling ill at school.

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Road blocked after motorcycle crash

Road blocked after motorcycle crash

A collision involving a car and a motorcyclist has blocked a main road and caused lengthy queues.

Praise for author's debut novel

Praise for author's debut novel

Sunday League football has inspired one man to write about the end of civilisation.

Work starts on £100k refit

Work starts on £100k refit

A village hall is to be given a new look after almost 70 years.

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