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First stroke transfer came from Ashford

Awards were given for construction skills

Showed off skills in bricklaying and carpentry amongst others

Matthew Devonport

Pair carried out unprovoked attack in Ashford

Seismograph instrument recording ground motion during earthquake

Police confirm that there were no injuries reported.


Strike would have caused ‘severe impact’ on Kent services

Wayne Campbell

Police paid tribute to victims for coming forward

The artwork

Kentish artist installs new piece in the town centre

Lesley Young and Caroline Miller

Gold and silver-gilt awards were given.

Southeastern train gets new livery

See the new colour scheme for our trains

Chelsea Flower Show

The show gives the green-fingered the opportunity to showcase their talent

Kate Curran from Fartford

KCC will support young athletes

There will be activities for the whole family

There will be a variety of activities on hand

Kent Police

The incident was reported to have happened on April 13

Southeastern train

They will put the money saved towards network improvements.


They are urging people not to tackle nests themselves.

International House, Ashford

He was elected last week.


The county authority must wait for a new piece of legislation

A lovely labrador

Rescue charity wants to set Kent record

Kent Police

They will not accept it from June.

Stolen bike.

Can you help?

Picture: Simon Kelsey/Praxis Design.

They hope to make travelling easier.

Kent County Council offices, Maidstone.

A public consultation is underway.

Picture: Getty Images

It is Mental Health Awareness week.

International House, Ashford

The Conservatives maintain control of Ashford Borough Council with 34 seats

South Thanet count

The results are in - click on your constituency result for FULL breakdown of votes


Motorists should approach road with caution

Polling station

They are taking place now.

Could your pet pooch be a star?

The Changeling company is looking for a dog to perform in its production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona

REDDITCH, ENGLAND - MAY 06:  Ballot boxes are lined up during the 2010 General Election Count at Redditch Town Hall in the Redditch constituency of Jacqui Smith on May 6, 2010 in Redditch, England. After 5 weeks of campaigning, including the first ever live televised Leader's Debates, opinion polls suggest that the UK is facing the prospect of a hung parliament for the first time since 1974.  (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Polling stations opened at 7am this morning

Fire engine

The fire also spread to a commercial van

Kent Police

Detectives are hunting a man who groped a woman’s breasts in the latest incident

Adam Ant

Stars and local talent will take to the stage

HGV Truck on road

The detainees are believed to be in the country illegally

Ballot papers

When to vote, where to vote, and what you’ll need to vote

The British Transport Police say that detection rates for sex offences are on the rise

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