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15 hours a week of free childcare and education is available to parents in Kent

The bar after

See before and after pictures here.


New government laws come into force today

iPhone 6

Two men are thought to have stolen an iPhone from a 19-year-old student

£20 notes

The notes have been found in Canterbury, Folkestone, Dover and Deal

Kent Police

The Old Dover Road was closed causing severe congestion

Partnership working to share home safety and health tips

The fire brigade and county council’s health services will work together to provide potentially life saving advice

A migrant in Calais and donated items

Fundraisers say those in ‘the jungle’ are becoming overwhelmed by the number of cars and vans dropping off supplies to the camp

Fleetwood Mac star Christine McVie's selling her Kent home

Star is selling long-time home in Wickhambreaux after band’s successful reunion

Dr Ricky Allen

Clever GP had proved to be a match for pursuers, but was flushed out of his Highlands hide-out


Lanes were blocked in both directions after a crash between junctions four and five


The trust has been shortlisted in the Enhacing Care by Sharing Data and Information category in this year’s Health Service Journal awards

Stephen Anderson is wanted by police

Stephen Anderson was charged with fraud by false representation

Primary school

It’s one of the first school’s to benefit from a government programme

County Hall, Maidstone (photo: Arnaud Stephenson)

Campaigners have revealed how much cash KCC invests in the sector and demands it withdraws

Dover residents aren't very happy

Find out how happy your area of Kent is inside

National health award for Kent team

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Doctor writing

KCC’s team were ‘highly commended’ for its work to improve patient care and the health and wellbeing of elderly residents


The Kent Medal, Certificate of Commendation, Certificate of Congratulation and Long Service and Good Conduct medals will be presented at Oakwood House on Tuesday

University of Kent

Templeman Library was cleared as police attended the scene

Transmission tower

Julian Brazier and Sir Roger Gale have both asked energy minister Amber Rudd to ensure pylons aren’t used

A dog

Dog owners can use the service at Tesco supermarket in Sheerness on October 10


Tricksters claim to ask about reporting a recent accident to the NHS

Herne Bay Air Show 2015

Event organisers say they need extra time to raise the £100,000 required to fund the event

Kent Police

The crash took place in the early hours of August 30

Street lights

Kent County Council encourage everyone to have their say

Police sirens

Paul Wadkin and Jason Gomez have been sentenced for the murder of Darren Flynn

University of Kent

The university has achieved its highest ever ranking and been shortlisted for the University of the Year Award


Motorists suffered long delays as queues stretched as long as eight miles but all lanes have now been re-opened

Canterbury Cathedral

The Archbishop says he wants each different Anglican community to retain links with its mother church in Canterbury


Earlier delays have now cleared

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