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There were a number of surprises in the announcement, including news of no cuts to the police budget

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

Sub-zero temperatures at the weekend...into double figures by Thursday, says Met Office

Burglaries in the borough have dropped by half since MetTrace was introduced in June

Their car was stopped on the A2 near Canterbury

Alban Hetemi

Alban Hetemi attacked a 19-year-old man as he sat with friends in Westgate Gardens on April 9


Met Office warns us to prepare for first cold snap of the winter

The executive award winners

Godmersham residents and Southeastern employees have been commended for their actions in response to an incident back in July

Help crack down on equine crime

The event will take place in Chilham Village Hall from 7pm to 9pm on Monday

Rollercoaster of a week for the weather

Yellow warning issued warning of potential impact of the winds sweeping across the south east

Paul Carter

Opponents insist Tory chief must put up a stronger case for Kent; he insists he is doing all he can

Kent Police

Two men were reportedly attacked by a group of seven on November 1

Shane Richie will play Dick Whittington

He will be in Dartford on Saturday.


Office in Canterbury, Chatham, Gravesend and Maidstone will all close over next six years


Franchise splashes the cash - hot on the heels of installing digital displays

Kent Police

They will appear before magistrates next month

Original Star Wars poster

Exhibition will run for three months and coincides with the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Plastic bags

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Peter Firmin and the original Bagpuss at his Kent home.

Thousands set to see the magical creations of Peter Firmin and Oliver Postgate

CAPTION HERE Tottenham fire station. Picture: Tony Gay

Fire crews attended a fire at a house in Canterbury yesterday (Thursday)

Lorry drivers on the M20

Canterbury’s MP Julian Brazier hinted a solution was near

Parking meter

The trust has reviewed its parking charges for hospitals in Kent

Photograph of Pride of Canterbury Pic: Marine Accident Investigation Branch

The investigation by the Marine Accident Investigation Branch made a number of recommendations

Fire crew

The service is looking for the public’s help in determining priorities as government cuts begin to bite


The blaze acts as a timely reminder for those with chimneys to get the swept for winter

Busy children preparing Halloween decorations

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Highways England are set to shut sections of the road each evening for over a month

Ann Barnes, Kent PCC

The panel says that it is concerned that justice has been defeated because of the length of time taken for report to emerge

The Bishop of Gloucester, Rt Revd Rachel Treweek. Pic:Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Rt Rev Rachel Treweek, the Bishop of Gloucester, says that “ideally” Church of England role should be occupied by a woman

The e-fit released by officers

The victim was punched in the face before the suspects made off with cash and his mobile phone

Kent Police

He will appear before Medway Magistrates’ Court this morning

Karren Brady, Lord Sugar, Claude Littner  Pic: Jim Marks/Boundless

His wannabe apprentices scour parts of the county to find nine separate items for the best price

Neil Back at competition winner's home in Canterbury

Claire Bernthal was joined by the star after entering competition

QI at the University of Kent

University of Kent hosted a special QI which featured the popular TV host in a role she will now assume on TV

Kent Test results are due today

Today’s the day for thousands of parents and children to find out if they are eligible to apply for a grammar school place


Police investigating incident want to find person who may have caught it on film

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