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Kent town is the best value seaside holiday in the UK: The study by Independent Cottages looked at the cost of an ice cream, fish and chips and staycation prices
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Kent town is the best value seaside holiday in the UK
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'I’m a DFL in Kent - and leaving London is the best thing I ever did': Rosie Percy swapped south London for the Kent coast two years ago and has no regrets about ...
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'I’m a DFL in Kent - and leaving London is the best thing I ever did'
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We tried to conquer five-pie challenge in 20 minutes: Our reporter attempted to complete Kent's latest eating challenge, and was left red-faced and in pain.
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We tried to conquer five-pie challenge in 20 minutes
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High street bakery shuts just a year after opening: A bakery has closed exactly a year after opening with bosses saying its high street location is "no ...
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High street bakery shuts just a year after opening
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Library unlikely to ever reopen as council can't afford £2m repairs: A £2m water damage repair bill has left a 135-year-old library unlikely to reopen ...
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Library unlikely to ever reopen as council can't afford £2m repairs
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Kent's best place to live is 'foodie paradise' and 'one to watch': Canterbury has come out on top as the best place to live in all of Kent
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Kent's best place to live is 'foodie paradise' and 'one to watch'
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4 Kent restaurants named the best for brunch or Sunday lunch: Two are in Folkestone
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4 Kent restaurants named the best for brunch or Sunday lunch
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'Honey was dripping down the walls' - Giant beehive found in family home: Six-foot pieces of honeycomb, along with litres of honey, have been discovered under ...
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'Honey was dripping down the walls' - Giant beehive found in family home
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Man accused of strangling his own mother: A man has been charged with beating and intentionally strangling his own mother and destroying furniture in her living ...
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Man accused of strangling his own mother
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Kent campaigner: 'Asylum seekers aren't safe anywhere in UK': Councillor Aram Rawf fled Iraq more than two decades ago after refusing to be a suicide bomber
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Kent campaigner: 'Asylum seekers aren't safe anywhere in UK'
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'Part of Wetherspoons wall fell down and narrowly missed my child': A mum has spoken of her shock after a trip to the popular chain with her family
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'Part of Wetherspoons wall fell down and narrowly missed my child'
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Mystery man in bowler hat sparks Banksy rumour: He's famous for keeping his identity a secret - but builders think they spotted Banksy himself in Kent this ...
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Mystery man in bowler hat sparks Banksy rumour
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Councillor picks up 210 bags of dog poo near footpath: Cllr Tim Prater was alerted to the problem after a member of the public complained to him about littering
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Councillor picks up 210 bags of dog poo near footpath
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Victim catches thieving cleaner herself after police drop case: A woman was forced to play detective to bring a "trusted" cleaner to justice after ...
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Victim catches thieving cleaner herself after police drop case
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'Our home was giant beehive - honey was dripping down the walls': A couple discovered their home had been turned into a giant beehive - after honey started ...
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'Our home was giant beehive - honey was dripping down the walls'
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Road closed after two pedestrians hit by car: Police and ambulance services have been called after two women were hit by a car near a supermarket.
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Road closed after two pedestrians hit by car
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The meanings behind all of Banksy’s artwork in Kent: His most recent artwork in Herne Bay has already been destroyed
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The meanings behind all of Banksy’s artwork in Kent
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Boris and Carrie Johnson in birthday trip to animal park: Former Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his wife Carrie have shared pictures of their family day out at ...
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Boris and Carrie Johnson in birthday trip to animal park
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Son who fleeced £43k from his dad's business jailed: A fraudster has been given a prison sentence after fleecing £43,000 from his dad's business.
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Son who fleeced £43k from his dad's business jailed
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Wrong patient received biopsy at scandal-hit trust: Surgical staff gave the wrong patient a biopsy while a vaginal swab was left inside a woman during a hospital ...
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Wrong patient received biopsy at scandal-hit trust
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Two teens admit stabbing rivals in fight arranged on Instagram: A pair of teenagers have admitted stabbing two rivals in a brawl organised on social media - days ...
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Two teens admit stabbing rivals in fight arranged on Instagram
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For those with a fondness for a certain galaxy that’s far, far away, one event near the Kent coast is an absolute must visit this spring ... Show more

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Saga confirms new hub locations: Travel and insurance giant Saga has confirmed the locations of two new offices after shutting its huge main headquarters as more ...
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Saga confirms new hub locations
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The 15 ugliest buildings in Kent as voted by you: Not all buildings are made equal
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The 15 ugliest buildings in Kent as voted by you
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'Desperate' cleaner stole tips jar 'to feed family': A cleaner who stole from a tips jar at a bookies claims he did so in desperation to feed his family.
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'Desperate' cleaner stole tips jar 'to feed family'
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Rise in reports of 'penguins' on the coast: Wildlife experts say they have received several reports of "penguins" on the Kent coast ...
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Rise in reports of 'penguins' on the coast
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Couple's plan for DIY nights at 200-year-old pub: A couple is hoping to reinvent one of a town's oldest pubs for the 2020s by hosting "DIY events" ...
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Couple's plan for DIY nights at 200-year-old pub
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Councillors oppose plans for huge 5G mast near college: Plans for a 5G radio station are being opposed on safety grounds - despite the government insisting the ...
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Councillors oppose plans for huge 5G mast near college
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'Girl spat on dying boy stabbed in gang fight after McDonald's clash': A teenage girl “spat on and mocked” a boy who lay dying after being repeatedly stabbed ...
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'Girl spat on dying boy stabbed in gang fight after McDonald's clash'
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Cousins posed as lovers in bid to smuggle people hidden in car into UK: Two cousins who claimed they had been touring wedding venues abroad were in fact ...
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Cousins posed as lovers in bid to smuggle people hidden in car into UK
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The district loved by Londoners snapping up second homes: One part of Kent is now the third most popular place in the UK for Londoners buying second homes - but ...
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The district loved by Londoners snapping up second homes
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Kent dealers filmed themselves showing Class As and cash: The men, who dealt crack cocaine and heroin, were linked to county line networks ...
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Kent dealers filmed themselves showing Class As and cash
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Flagship special needs school needs an extra £16m to be completed: Costs to add to The Beacon Folkestone in Deal are much higher than expected
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Flagship special needs school needs an extra £16m to be completed
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Tragic mum's desperate attempts to call 999 before cliff-top fall: A teaching assistant described as "big-hearted" was found dead at the foot of cliffs ...
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Tragic mum's desperate attempts to call 999 before cliff-top fall
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Angry alcoholic threw bin at police car outside hospital: A man who was angry he'd been made homeless threw a bin at a police car.
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Angry alcoholic threw bin at police car outside hospital
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‘It costs a fortune but I just can’t quit smoking!’: On No Smoking Day, our reporter describes his struggles to kick the habit after 40 years - despite the ...
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‘It costs a fortune but I just can’t quit smoking!’
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'I slept fully clothed at Kent's worst-rated hotel': The online reviews for this "Addams family" hotel are scathing - but is it really that bad? Our ...
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'I slept fully clothed at Kent's worst-rated hotel'
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New plans for popular harbour arm revealed: Bosses have revealed fresh plans for a historic port which would see the creation of a mixed-use development of homes ...
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New plans for popular harbour arm revealed
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Cost of new SEN school increases by £16m: More cash has been injected into building a new special education needs school after it emerged the project would cost ...
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Cost of new SEN school increases by £16m
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The 'scary' reality facing Kent's best-rated restaurants: Following the shock closure of a Michelin Guide restaurant, bosses of some the county's swankiest ...
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The 'scary' reality facing Kent's best-rated restaurants
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Kent's best secondary schools rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted: Our round-up comes as Kent County Council urges parents to accept school place offers
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Kent's best secondary schools rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted
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Woman caught drink-driving in dark without lights on: A mum who was pulled over for driving in the dark without her lights on was found to be over the legal ...
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Woman caught drink-driving in dark without lights on
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Shoes and cash stolen in spate of car thefts: Motorists are being warned not to leave valuables in their vehicles overnight after several cars were targeted and ...
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Shoes and cash stolen in spate of car thefts
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'Great big hole' in town centre to finally be transformed: Traders have welcomed plans for new homes to replace a "great big hole" which has blighted a ...
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'Great big hole' in town centre to finally be transformed
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Lego and air fryer theft suspect charged: A suspected shoplifter is due to appear in court after £200 worth of Lego, four air fryers and other items were stolen ...
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Lego and air fryer theft suspect charged
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Anger as 'dangerous' two-month leak damages road: A water leak that has been flowing on a road for two months has been labelled 'treacherous'.
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Anger as 'dangerous' two-month leak damages road
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Response to baby deaths scandal 'not nearly enough': An expert who led the inquiry into a scandal at hospitals in Kent has said the government's response to ...
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Response to baby deaths scandal 'not nearly enough'
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Full list of Kent Lloyds Pharmacy branches that may close: If all of the pharmacies across the UK were to close, 17,000 jobs would be at risk
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Full list of Kent Lloyds Pharmacy branches that may close
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'Do not attend' plea at two A&Es: People are being urged not to attend two busy hospital emergency departments except for in serious or life-threatening ...
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'Do not attend' plea at two A&Es
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'Kate Bush Day' returns to Kent: A day dedicated to singer Kate Bush and one of her most iconic music videos will be marked in the county this summer after a ...
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'Kate Bush Day' returns to Kent
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'It's left our estate completely cut off at night': Housing estate residents face forking out for costly taxis or walking along a “dangerous” stretch of road ...
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'It's left our estate completely cut off at night'
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Celebrity chef closes restaurant after just six months: A celebrity chef has been forced to bring the shutters down on his celebrated business after just six ...
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Celebrity chef closes restaurant after just six months
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The new £10 charge coming in at Kent recycling centres: Kent County Council has revealed details about a new £10 charge being introduced at all 19 of its ...
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The new £10 charge coming in at Kent recycling centres
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Popular coastal burger joint confirms ‘terribly difficult decision’ to close: The popular coastal burger joint said the decision ‘hasn't been made lightly’
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Popular coastal burger joint confirms ‘terribly difficult decision’ to ...
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Real Housewives star snaps up Kent castle - and weddings are back on: The new celebrity owner of a historic castle says she is "devastated" couples had ...
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Real Housewives star snaps up Kent castle - and weddings are back on
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Asylum seeker 'coerced into piloting boat' jailed: A young asylum seeker who claimed he was forced into piloting a boat across the Channel was jailed just days ...
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Asylum seeker 'coerced into piloting boat' jailed
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Kent-born monster who abused 200 children and was tortured to death: Huckle was a seemingly devout Christian who abused hundreds of children over nearly 10 years
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Kent-born monster who abused 200 children and was tortured to death
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Asda burglar locked up for 17-month crime spree: A career thief who used a pensioner's stolen bank card and swiped jewellery worth thousands from a shopping ...
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Asda burglar locked up for 17-month crime spree
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The criminals locked up in February: Here's just some of the criminals including robbers, dealers, attempted murderers, sex offenders and thieves who were ...
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The criminals locked up in February
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‘I want to film reality series at my new Kent castle’: EXCLUSIVE: The new owners of a historic castle hope to film a reality series there to bring ...
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‘I want to film reality series at my new Kent castle’
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Mark Sargeant closes Folkestone restaurant months after grand opening: The announcement came just six months after opening the restaurant
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Mark Sargeant closes Folkestone restaurant months after grand opening
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Earthquake hits parts of UK as midnight tremor makes houses and walls shake: A small earthquake has been recorded in Wales just before midnight.
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Earthquake hits parts of UK as midnight tremor makes houses and walls ...
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BT worker tagged after cannabis stash found in shed: A dad-of-three found with a large amount of cannabis in his garden shed told police he had bought it in bulk ...
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BT worker tagged after cannabis stash found in shed
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Brand new Banksy painting appears in Thanet: The new graffiti appeared on the back of a building
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Brand new Banksy painting appears in Thanet
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Drunk man abused barbers after he couldn't get hair cut: A drunk man was evicted from a barber's shop after he started shouting and swearing at staff because ...
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Drunk man abused barbers after he couldn't get hair cut
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The Kent mum with the perfect answer to the fruit and vegetable shortage: As supermarkets bring in restrictions for healthy food, the Kent Food Hub has the ...
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The Kent mum with the perfect answer to the fruit and vegetable shortage
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Four boys arrested over sexual offence at Dover school released without charge: Police said they found no evidence of a criminal offence having taken place
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Four boys arrested over sexual offence at Dover school released without ...
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Man admits killing victim in town attack: A 42-year-old has pleaded guilty to manslaughter after attacking a man who later died in hospital.
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Man admits killing victim in town attack
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Kent’s 10 best independent fast food restaurants decided by TripAdvisor: Looks like Colonel Sanders and The Burger King have some stiff competition
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Kent’s 10 best independent fast food restaurants decided by TripAdvisor
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Celebrity chef's new Kent restaurant added to Michelin Guide: A new restaurant launched by a celebrity chef has become the latest in the county to be added to ...
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Celebrity chef's new Kent restaurant added to Michelin Guide
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Kerry Katona sparks fierce debate with bedsheet washing confession: Kerry Katona said washing bedsheets and towels too often isn't good for the environment
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Kerry Katona sparks fierce debate with bedsheet washing confession
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Gritters ready if Beast from the East 2 comes to the North East: Drivers have been reassured Norfolk has enough grit to keep the county's roads clear ...
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Gritters ready if Beast from the East 2 comes to the North East
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Dog poo capital of Kent branded 'dump' as only 1% fined: Only 30 fines have been dished out to dog owners in two years for failing to pick up after their pets ...
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Dog poo capital of Kent branded 'dump' as only 1% fined
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What happened to Kent's other Banksys and where they are now: Prior to the recent Margate installation, the mysterious street artist has created art in Kent ...
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What happened to Kent's other Banksys and where they are now
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The criminals jailed in February: Here are just some of the criminals who were locked up across the county in February
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The criminals jailed in February
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Thanet divided over 'powerful' new Banksy art with calls to 'remove the mess': Although not everyone was a fan with one resident saying 'that fridge will be ...
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Thanet divided over 'powerful' new Banksy art with calls to 'remove the ...
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Kent areas with the worst air pollution shown in interactive map: The map displays DEFRA data to show the areas with the worst reported air pollution levels
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Kent areas with the worst air pollution shown in interactive map
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Saga to close huge Kent headquarters: Over-50s travel and insurance giant Saga says it is "no longer sustainable nor economically viable" to keep its ...
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Saga to close huge Kent headquarters
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Serious crash closes major road: A major road is likely to be shut for hours following a serious crash.
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Serious crash closes major road