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Channel migrants: Two boats intercepted carrying 21 people

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 20:41
Border Force vessels intercept the dinghies after they are spotted heading towards the Kent coast.
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Sabrina Goacher: Police probe death of woman found in woodland

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:27
Sabrina Goacher's body was found near Tunbridge Wells Common after she went missing, police say.
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The trailer came loose on the M25 at the Kent-Surrey border

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:04
Highways England is warning drivers to make sure trailers are secure before setting off.
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Lucas Dobson: Body found in search for missing boy

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:03
Rescuers searching for six-year-old Lucas Dobson, who fell into a river on Saturday, have found a body.
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Shipping containers 'used to house homeless children'

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 00:59
Office blocks are also being used to house families as 210,000 children are estimated to be homeless.
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County Championship: Essex beat Kent by 26 wickets

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 19:18
Essex skittle Kent for just 40 on their way to winning a remarkable game at Canterbury that sees 26 wickets fall on day three.
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Charlton Athletic v Nottingham Forest

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 17:58
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Championship game between Charlton Athletic and Nottingham Forest.
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Medway Hospital assistance dog 'Dr Cuddles' helping patients

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 15:58
Yazzy the assistance dog has a growing number of admirers among hospital patients in Medway.
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Wildcats litter: The new arrivals giving hope for the species' survival

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 14:34
A litter of four wildcat kittens has been born at an animal park near Canterbury
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Lyminge church dig reveals details of early Christianity

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 14:12
A team from the University of Reading is excavating a site within a medieval Kent churchyard.
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Gillingham v Blackpool

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:53
Live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Gillingham and Blackpool.
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Lightning strike 'partly to blame' for power cut

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:22
National Grid could be fined for the outage that affected nearly a million people in England and Wales.
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Lucas Dobson: River Stour search for missing boy enters fourth day

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:19
Search teams looking for Lucas Dobson ask volunteers to stay away as their focus turns to the river.
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One in five inmates taking drugs at HMP Elmley in Kent

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 10:01
An inspection finds 22% of inmates at HMP Elmley in Kent test positive for illegal drug use.
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Student loan overpayments of £28m going unclaimed

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 09:22
Graduates have paid millions in repayments even though their student loans have been cleared.
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No-deal Brexit 'could cost farms £850m in profits'

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 01:13
A no-deal Brexit could be a greater challenge than BSE and foot-and-mouth, a researcher suggests.
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Tomer Hemed: Charlton Athletic sign striker as Brighton release Israel international

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 19:46
Brighton & Hove Albion release striker Tomer Hemed from his contract, allowing him join Charlton on a free transfer.
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British woman ‘horrifically burnt’ in Cambodia explosion

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 18:23
A petrol station blew up killing one person, and injuring 13 others.
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County Championship: Essex progress against Kent halted by rain

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 17:42
Essex reach 32-1 by the end of day two at Canterbury, with their reply to Kent's 226 all out halted by rain.
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Lucas Dobson: River Stour search resumes for missing boy

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 07:18
Lucas Dobson, six, fell into the River Stour in Kent on Saturday and has not been seen since.
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