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Port of Dover

Travel disruption and flood warnings after Storm Imogen swept the county with winds hitting 70mph across Channel

Leeds Castle

The ballot closes on Sunday

Street Light

The findings of a ten-week consultation will be discussed by KCC’s environment and transport cabinet committee next week

Ford Escort

Association urges owners to invest now in security devices to prevent being a victim

Police sirens

The accident happened in Eastry

Doctor writing

Services designed to complement existing NHS mental health provision in the county will be provided, such as housing support and employment advice

George Bingham, the only son of missing peer Lord Lucan, speaks to the media outside the High Court in London, where he was granted a death certificate by a High Court judge. Photo: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Theories about what happened to him include being fed to tigers at a zoo in Kent

Hovercraft the Princess Anne

Two craft - the Princess Margaret and Princess Anne - face the scrapheap. Full version of this story will be in Kent on Sunday this weekend

Leeds Castle

Your chance to win a pair of tickets to popular event by sending us your snaps of the county

Damage to the track between Folkestone and Dover. Pictures: Network Rail

The difference in cost between mainline and high speed fares from Sandwich, Deal, Walmer, Martin Mill or Dover Priory will be refunded

Sir Terry Wogan meets ellenor

Sevenoaks resident Gloria Hunniford credits Sir Terry with her career success

Kent Police

There was also disturbance at the M20 junction 8 services, near Maidstone

Dover port

A right-wing group plans to protest against the arrival of refugees from Calais

Falling rain on the road

Some areas could experience as much as 20mm of rainfall

Street Light

Work to convert the lights is due to begin in residential areas in March

Construction equipment

The industry accounts for 15 per cent of jobs in the county and contributes nearly £90m to the UK economy

Theresa May

Home Office say it represented just 0.2 per cent of the Kent Police budget and therefore did not qualify for special grant funding

Commuters using Southeastern service

Survey polled 28,000 passengers by independent passenger watchdog Transport Focus


Storm Jonas arrives from trip across the Atlantic

Operation Stack

Technical problem yesterday means you have an extra 24 hours to have your say on M20 plans

Peter Andre and the military band

School band performed for guests leaving the London venue - among them the likes of Susanna Reid, Rod Stewart and Joey Essex

Fraudulent letter

Kent residents have received scam phone calls and letters asking for an upfront fee of £300


She has been bailed until next month

Splashes by a car

Motorists are warned to expect difficult driving conditions

Lorry parked by road

Forms part of a multi-agency approach designed to eradicate lorries causing a nuisance

Blue badge

Trading Standards issues warning and advises all blue badge applicants to go via its official website

EU flags in front of European Commission

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Police sirens

It was retrieved last night (Sunday)


Maintenance work will mean closures to both east and westbound carriageways next week

Southeastern services

A consultation on improving rail passenger services in London and the south east was launched today

School league tables

The league tables have been published this morning - rating each on their GCSE league results

School performance. David Davies/PA Wire

Schools across the county failing to hit the mark for GCSE passes

Doctor writing

NHS South Kent Coast CCG expects the first patients to use the service before the end of the financial year

Snargate Street had been cordoned off

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