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Bolton Wanderers v Gillingham

4 hours 57 min ago
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Bolton Wanderers and Gillingham.
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Sarah Everard: Five police officers facing action over social media messages

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 13:29
Five officers have cases to answer over messages sent on WhatsApp and Signal, the police watchdog says.
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Napier Barracks: Wrongfully arrested journalist gets police apology

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 13:18
Andy Aitchison was unlawfully arrested and his material and DNA wrongly taken, say Kent Police.
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Canterbury student demands stricter spiking prevention in nightclubs

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 09:19
Zoe Hamer "was fitting and foaming at the mouth" after her drink was spiked on a night out.
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Jack Leaning agrees Kent contract extension through to 2024

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 08:36
Kent's Jack Leaning agrees a 12-month contract extension to keep him at the club until the end of 2024.
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Historic England: Jane Austen's house among heritage sites sharing £35m cash boost

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 01:36
The government funding aims to help some of England's most popular historic places with repairs.
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Kent foal dies at Redwings with horrific burns from stable fire

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 16:09
A sanctuary which cared for Phoenix after a suspected arson attack said it was "beyond devastated".
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Flooding and transport disruption after Storm Aurore hits South East

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 12:30
Knockholt in Kent received 58mm of rain overnight, more than anywhere else in the country.
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Walter Tull: Pioneering black player inducted into National Football Museum Hall of Fame

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 11:55
Walter Tull, one of English football's first black players, is posthumously inducted into the National Football Museum's Hall of Fame.
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Nigel Adkins: Charlton Athletic sack manager after poor run

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 11:01
Charlton Athletic sack manager Nigel Adkins after only seven months in charge at The Valley.
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Nearly 1,500 arrests in county lines drug dealing crackdown

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 00:00
Police targeted county lines operations where gangs supply drugs via dedicated phone numbers.
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Weather warning issued for southern England

Wed, 10/20/2021 - 17:17
The Met Office says wet and windy weather is likely to cause disruption.
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Gillingham v Doncaster Rovers

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 17:19
Live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Gillingham and Doncaster Rovers.
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'World War One trench' recreated in Kent woodland

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 17:13
Designed by historian Andy Robertshaw, the trench aims to educate children and modern soldiers.
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Dungeness B: Safety reassessed at nuclear power station

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 13:32
EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Ltd must make improvements after damage to equipment during testing.
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Southeastern and Avanti West Coast trains severely disrupted

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 13:00
Urgent track repairs are affecting services between Kent and Sussex, and London Charing Cross.
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Artistic World Championships: Georgia-Mae Fenton and Ruby Stacey into final as Becky Downie misses out

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 12:46
Britain's Georgia-Mae Fenton and 16-year-old Ruby Stacey are through to the all-around final of the Artistic World Championships, while Becky Downie fails to advance.
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Little Oyster: Woman blames brother's death on care home failings

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 10:35
Little Oyster Care Home on Sheppey was placed in special measures earlier this month.
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Little Amal: War Horse creators' refugee puppet lands in the UK

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 10:18
The 3.5m high puppet of a Syrian refugee child begins the last leg of her trans-European trek.
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Migrant crossings: More than 800 migrants cross Channel in three days

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 09:48
More than 19,400 people have crossed from France to England in small boats so far this year.
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