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Key marginal seats could be lost according to the campaigners

The Green Party says more affordable housing needs to be built

It used its manifesto to outline pledges of more affordable house building and ending the right to buy

Parents will learn whether their children got a place at their chosen school today

The wait is over for parents as primary school places are allocated by Kent County Council

Game of Thrones may spark an increase in Husky type dogs according to charity the Dogs Trust

Charity Dogs Trust is concerned that people are abandoning wolf type breeds

Kent farming has been well supported by Kcas

Produced in Kent will work alongside the University of Kent in a bid to Government

East Kent College student Gabriella Nicora was persuaded to vote by the campaign

Dozens of students persuaded

The county will see some warm weather

Kent will see the highest temperatures so far this year


Engineering works overran. All hell broke loose

Ann Barnes (Channel 4)

Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Ann Barnes has welcomed the new system

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

The deputy prime minister came to help kick off campaigning

A petition to save the county's libraries was handed to councillors at County Hall

The petition was started after KCC opened a consultation into handing over libraries to a trust


Read the results of our online poll.

Kent Police

He has warned public safety could be in jeopardy.


Health warnings have been issued.

Here is our list.

Ballot paper

Want to throw your hat into the ring? Then hurry up

smoky cloud

Green MEP warns it causes ‘serious heart and lung problems’.

Picture: Getty Images/Arman Zhenikeyev

Four were given ‘good’ ratings.

Marlowe Academy

The investigation is ongoing.

Janice Atkinson

She was expelled after an alleged expenses scandal.


Next year will mark the tenth anniversary of when thousands flocked to the south coast hoping to catch a glimpse of a lone dolphin as it swam and jumped for all to see.


This will ‘impact some travellers’.


Roads now open but long queues in place

Ann Barnes, Kent Police and Crime Commissioner

A new bespoke service will be provided which will help around 14,000 extra people each year

Bradley Richmond

Said he was ‘tired’ of looking for work

An artists impression of the new school

The new primary school will be opened in September this year

Ann Barnes (Channel 4)

The plan sets out her priorities for policing over the coming year

Janice Atkinson

She says she’s ‘chuffed’ to be contesting the seat

Ann Barnes, Kent Police and Crime Commissioner

The Kent Police and Crime Commissioner says she’s ‘determined’ to ensure victims of crime get the best support


The work is likely to disrupt travellers planning to go to London

Queen Elizabeth II is coming to Folkestone today

Planned fighter plane flypast cancelled but it didn’t dampen the crowd’s spirits

Have you spotted any big cats in Kent?

The county is crawling with big cats if reports are to be believed

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