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


French drivers published an open letter earlier this week speaking of their gut-wrenching fear when entering the tunnel

The bar after

See before and after pictures here.


New government laws come into force today

£20 notes

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

Prince Harry at the school Pic: Matt Bristow

Prince Harry surprised pupils at the Duke of York’s Royal Military School

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


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


Boy’s body was found by the side of the track on the French side of the tunnel


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

County Hall, Maidstone (photo: Arnaud Stephenson)

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

Disabled parking

Using the badge incorrectly or fraudulently can attract hefty fines

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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

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

Street lights

Kent County Council encourage everyone to have their say


Fire crews had to cut woman free from wreckage

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

Carl Chatfield with his son, Dexter

New research suggests the health impact of smoking costs the county more than £408million


Earlier delays have now cleared

Operation Stack

Matthew Balfour said that KCC wouldn’t spend taxpayers cash without assurance it would get paid back by the treasury


Motorists are advised to take extra care as driving conditions worsen

MyFerryLink ferry. Pic by Roel Hemkes

Rodin and Berlioz boats will now undergo major repairs following £2m of damage caused


Research by the Road Safety Foundation placed the A291 between Canterbury and Herne Bay among the UK’s most dangerous roads

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