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Chopper helps trace suspected teen thieves

Chopper helps trace suspected teen thieves

Two teenagers suspected of stealing a catalytic converter have been arrested after a police search that included a chopper.

'We can't clean up our mess - we're not allowed a broom!'

'We can't clean up our mess - we're not allowed a broom!'

A resident forced to clean up after binmen who left rotten food strewn across the street says they told her: 'We aren't allowed to carry a broom!'

'Our business was the town's heartbeat - but now it's destroyed'

'Our business was the town's heartbeat - but now it's destroyed'

The owner of a beloved business destroyed by a fire has spoken of his "devastation", saying it will take at least two years to reopen.

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Male witness urged to come forward after high street attack

Male witness urged to come forward after high street attack

Police are appealing for a potentially important witness to come forward following an attack on a man and woman.

Early birds treated to stunning sunrise on longest day of year

Early birds treated to stunning sunrise on longest day of year

A spectacular view of the sun peaking above the horizon met early-risers this morning on the longest day of the year.

Risers raising the bar

Risers raising the bar

Rising Sun boss Nathan Eastwood believes their squad is the best he has worked with as they celebrate at the end of a trophy-laden season.

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'We can't let our children play outside'

'We can't let our children play outside'

Council tenants say dangerous decking outside their flats will cause a serious accident and they're having to make sure their children keep away.

Woman taken to hospital after hit-and-run

Woman taken to hospital after hit-and-run

A woman was taken to hospital after a hit-and-run.

Serial shoplifter jailed after breaching supermarket ban

Serial shoplifter jailed after breaching supermarket ban

A shoplifter who continued to target shops despite a court order banning him from certain stores has been jailed.

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Bookshop forced out by high rents opens on station platform

Bookshop forced out by high rents opens on station platform

A popular bookshop that was forced to close by rocketing rents has reopened in a long-empty waiting room on a railway station platform.

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Person injured escaping flat fire

Person injured escaping flat fire

One person injured their leg while climbing down a ladder to flee a fire started by a faulty battery charger.

McDonald's shuts for five weeks as new extension added

McDonald's shuts for five weeks as new extension added

A popular McDonald's on a busy main road is closed for the next five weeks to allow for an extension to be installed.

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'Rising fuel costs are killing our business'

'Rising fuel costs are killing our business'

Leaders from sectors across the county have spoken of the "severe impact" the rising cost of fuel is having on their businesses.

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Drug dealer caught after 'Taser-like' device found in wardrobe

Drug dealer caught after 'Taser-like' device found in wardrobe

A drug dealer with links to a national cocaine syndicate has been jailed after a property raid uncovered a haul of cash and a stun gun.

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It could be a game-changer!

It could be a game-changer!

Whitstable's Commonwealth Games star Sian Honnor says Bowls' Big Weekend can be catalyst for surge in sport's popularity.

Wall destroyed in late night crash

Wall destroyed in late night crash

Rubble has been left strewn across a road and a car badly damaged following a crash.

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Man charged after woman attacked

Man charged after woman attacked

A man has been charged with multiple offences after a woman was assaulted.

Harbour fire believed to have started accidentally

Harbour fire believed to have started accidentally

A huge fire at a cockle shed in a popular harbour is believed to have started accidentally as an investigation into its cause continues.

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Demolition begins after devastating harbour fire

Demolition begins after devastating harbour fire

Pictures show a fire-ravaged cockle shed being torn down this afternoon after a devastating blaze at a harbour.

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Huge fire engulfs harbour building

Huge fire engulfs harbour building

Fire crews have been tackling a huge blaze that has destroyed a harbour building.

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