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Bomb squad called to popular beach

Bomb squad called to popular beach

A bomb disposal unit was called to a seafront following a report of a suspected wartime munition.

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Second digger raid sees ATM stolen

Second digger raid sees ATM stolen

Thieves used a digger to steal a cash machine from a Shell service station in the second such raid in 24 hours.

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Lockdown anger as 'spectacularly selfish' people litter beach

Lockdown anger as 'spectacularly selfish' people litter beach

Pictures of overflowing bins have angered residents who fear not enough is being done to prevent visitors flocking to a town.

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Comic advertises shows to over 30s to stop 'snowflakes' coming

Comic advertises shows to over 30s to stop 'snowflakes' coming

A Kent-based comedian fears the so-called cancel culture could lead to his "saucy seaside postcard" humour dying out.

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Tragic suicide of young woman 'who just wanted to be loved'

Tragic suicide of young woman 'who just wanted to be loved'

The grieving family of a young woman who took her own life have spoken of their shock upon learning of her tragic death.

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'We don’t want to kill fun but steer clear of muddy beauty spot'

'We don’t want to kill fun but steer clear of muddy beauty spot'

A councillor has made a plea for the public to choose a different walk instead of heading to a nature reserve which has turned into a mud bath.

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Family launch asbestos probe after death of mum

Family launch asbestos probe after death of mum

The family of a beloved mum and teacher who died of asbestos-related cancer are investigating where she developed the illness.

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Brrr - mum's chilling 28-day sea swim challenge

Brrr - mum's chilling 28-day sea swim challenge

A mum -of-two is braving the chilly sea in a 28-day swimming challenge to raise money for the homeless.

'Employers won't let staff off work to get Covid jabs'

'Employers won't let staff off work to get Covid jabs'

A number of employers are refusing to let staff leave work to get Covid vaccines - prompting concern from a leading GP.

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Anger over eviction of mental health cafe

Anger over eviction of mental health cafe

A campaign has been launched to stop the 'devastating' eviction of a mental health cafe from a community arts centre.

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Residents' DIY Christmas tree clearance after collections delayed

Residents' DIY Christmas tree clearance after collections delayed

Kind-hearted residents have helped clear Christmas trees from the streets after a council said they would not be collected until next month.

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Backlash over calls to keep dogs on leads

Backlash over calls to keep dogs on leads

Calls for dog owners to keep their pets on leads along a stretch of seafront inhabited by protected birds have sparked an angry backlash.

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Motorists diverted after roundabout exit closed

Motorists diverted after roundabout exit closed

An exit off a major road has been shut because of a collapsed drain gully.

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Skiing enthusiast races down seafront slopes

Skiing enthusiast races down seafront slopes

A resident has been captured skiing down a hill near a popular seafront following the heavy snow downfall overnight.

Person found dead on railway line

Person found dead on railway line

A person has been found dead on a railway line following reports of someone on the tracks.

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High street Christmas lights turned back on to spread cheer

High street Christmas lights turned back on to spread cheer

It may be February but one community has decided to switch its Christmas lights on in a bid to lift people's spirits during the third lockdown.

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Serious incident causes rail delays

Serious incident causes rail delays

Emergency services have been called to a serious incident on a railway line, which is causing travel disruption.

Export ban Brexit blow for town's oyster industry

Export ban Brexit blow for town's oyster industry

A Kent town's world famous oyster export industry could be on the rocks if a post-Brexit row is not swiftly resolved.

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Disgust as town's pubs and shops urged to open this weekend

Disgust as town's pubs and shops urged to open this weekend

Business owners have been left 'horrified' by calls for them to reopen by anti-lockdown campaigners.

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New CCTV image after bus driver attack

New CCTV image after bus driver attack

Police have released a new CCTV image after a bus driver was attacked through his window.

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