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Photographs of new arrivals from the Jungle last week led to claims some were actually adults

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

Kent Police received a report of a medical emergency at an address in Lapwing Close involving a four-month-old boy in April

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

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

The funding will enable the development of a range of new training provision to meet local and regional skills needs

Some 350 workers lost their jobs following the closure of Thamesteel in 2012

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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The former Take That singer was filming the video for his next single, Love My Life, in Leysdown

More than £275billion worth of residential propoerty is at risk of flooding

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

Firefighters were called at around 3.45am

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

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At HMP Swaleside, some 52 per cent said they found it easy to access such substances, compared to 32 per cent across the south east

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 results of the test are due next Thursday

Single parents and couples with children will no longer be able to claim over £384.62 per week

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Leonard and Billy Wright attacked their victim several times

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

Fulston Manor School in Sittingbourne described the bottles as “liquid filled toys”

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

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

He was arrested in 2012 but absconded after being released on bail

Passengers on a round trip from London, through Kent and on to Brighton to raise money for the Royal British Legion on November 12

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