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She replaces UKIP’s Catriona Brown-Reckless who resigned last month

Major engineering work will temporarily or completely close FOUR London stations this weekend used by Kent travellers

Mersham Court Barn is added this year, while fortunes of Sheerness Dockyard houses and a church in Cranbrook improve dramatically

The Military Wives Choir scooped the Christmas number one in 2011

The council’s pest control contractor carried out a spray treatment of anywhere where the eggs were laid on Monday

Traffic is beginning to build on the M20 with service not expected to resume before 5pm

The two-week effort, dubbed Operation Perceptional, has so far resulted in nine arrests and seven warrants being carried out

Officers were called to the A20 at Sellindge near Folkestone this morning where the man was pronounced dead at the scene

Nine-week artistic festival which in 2014 featured the likes of Yoko Ono, Tracey Emin and gold bars buried in the beach is back next September

In 2015/16, 108 children were adopted from KCC’s care and a further 29 have been adopted since April

Closures start as part of Thameslink programme

KCC will grit more than 2,500 miles of Kent’s roads while the trucks are in operation until March

TfL could takeover Southeastern services in 2018

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Wait is over for Year 7 pupils - now the rush for a grammar place will begin

Passengers will be able to claim if their train is more than 15 minutes late

Council chiefs are outlining plans to slash £108m from its budget in an attempt to balance the books

Council bosses feel Kent is taking an unfair proportion of children from both the Jungle in Calais and London boroughs

The local Momentum group and South East Kent Trades Union Council are calling for Claire Jeffrey to resign

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Data from environmental specialist, Scape Group reveals some 581 classrooms, or 50 new schools, must be developed in the county over the coming years

The line receives an average of 484 male calls a month - a significant 56 per cent increase on the same period last year

It is estimated that a third of police time is now spent dealing with people who have a mental health issue

The fire is believed to have started in a skip

One man is said to have suffered minor injuries

The results of the test are due next Thursday

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Police are appealing for witnesses

The vehicles will be used for a ‘mock up’ of a serious road traffic collision

Some places could see 30 mm in two or three hours with a few locations potentially seeing as much as 40 mm in six hours

Stanford Parish Council believes it needs to raise £35,000 in its fight against the plans

A damning CQC report found Secamb inadequate for providing services that are safe and well-led

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