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Operation Stack

Everything you need to know about Operation Stack

The sheep travel in cramped conditions

The burning issues in Kent today

Fire engines were  called to the scene

Fire started on seventh floor

Joline ferry

South east MEP Keith Taylor says he backs the protests against the ‘cruel and needless trade’

The QEQM Hospital, Margate (Pic: Phillip Perry)

Hospital has advised public on alternative options for treatment


Drivers should allow extra time for journey

Jade Robinson

Victim suffered 8cm gash to his scalp

Protesters at Manston airport

The two men have argued about the issue before


Anyone with information is urged to contact police

Kent Police

Car crossed onto opposing carriageway before turning onto its side


Train firm says offer will apply to all single and return tickets purchased via its own website. Offer starts today and runs until end of August.


Delays now cleared after incident close to the St Nicholas roundabout

Kent County Show

Sun shines on three-day event at Detling - the annual celebration of industry in the county and its agricultural roots

The debate is set to be held by the Government next Wednesday.


It comes as the charity reveals statistics on coastal fatalities on the south east coast

Jason Pitt

Jason Pitt broke into homes in Thanet and Canterbury

Protesters at Manston airport

What did people want to see happen to the site

for sale sign

Sellers benefit from high demand but first-time home buyers are left struggling

County Hall in Maidstone

John Simmonds issues stark warning on the eve of first Tory budget since 1996

Peter Tobin

Injuries are not life threatening

The driver of one of the lorries - a 48-year-old man - was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving

“When thieves target a church, they are targeting not just a historic building but a whole community.”

Bowe Davis

Sentencing at Canterbury Crown Court, follows cruel attack at home in Cliftonville near Margate

The NHS has issued health guidelines as the heatwave hits

Health advice to deal with the blistering heat

Protesters at Manston airport

The airport divides opinion like few other topics - but what do the people of Kent really think?

Festivals get set to rock the county

From big name music acts, to showcasing the county’s finest produce...there’s plenty to get you outdoors this summer


The county is crammed with quality coastline

Heatwave here we come....?

But it warns sizzling temperatures could be shortlived and followed by thunderstorms

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Yvette Cooper, Liz Kendall, Jermey Corbyn and Andy Burnham are all vying to lead the party

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