Thanet News

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The bank announced the closure of nine branches last week, citing a shift in customer banking habits towards online services

The Margate amusement park’s centrepiece has been out of action since July

The former Ukip leader, who lives in Westerham, has been given much of the credit for the June 23 Brexit vote

Transport secretary Chris Grayling wants the publicly-owned Network Rail to share responsibility for running the tracks with private train operating companies

A man in his 50s had to be led to safety

In some areas, visibility is set to be reduced to less than 100 metres

Vince Maple has been one of a number of campaigners calling for the maximum stake on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals to be reduced

Southeastern bosses said the Key would make commuting across Kent “easier, quicker, sturdier and more secure”

Surrey Police said the 24-year-old woman has been held on suspicion of assisting an offender following the death of Robyn Mercer

However, Instro Precision has been backed by both the Sandwich business park and South Thanet MP Craig Mackinlay

The Department for Education called projections by teaching unions “irresponsible scaremongering” but schools chiefs in the county have thrown their weight behind the figures

Police have confirmed it is investigating a number of child abuse allegations within Kent football.

Kelly Tolhurst believes her constituency should have been consulted on the move which leaves Rochester high street with just one bank

Officers across Kent will be breathalysing drivers at every opportunity

It comes after length queues at airport and ferry terminal controls this week

The Faversham and Mid Kent MP is calling for the introduction of a fresh seasonal agricultutrual workers scheme

Police are still appealing for information about the smash

Cash will also be spent on upgrading two of the county’s most dangerous roads: the A252 and A290

It will include changes to some key commuter routes and alterations to Sunday services

Going public for the very first time to coincide with World AIDS Day this week, Lee Stay opens up about his incredible health hurdles

Figures just released show a full breakdown of statistics for 2015 with big rises apparent despite the problems caused by the likes of Operation Stack

Met Office warns of plunging temperatures in the south east, with icy nights and chilly days

Police were called on Saturday afternoon

It is estimated horticulture employs more than 80,000 seasonal workers and this will increase to 95,000 by 2021

Thanet North MP Sir Roger Gale said he was opposed to any move that might affect A&E services

John Simmonds says KCC was hoping to be offered an increased tax precept or early access to the Better Care Fund

Aram Rawf is now a British citizen working as an assistant manager at a Broadstairs hotel

Work Routes is a scheme tasked with getting more than 5,000 people back into employment

It has also been revealed that some 40 schools across the county began the academic year without a head teacher

Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year, filmed in Thanet, is broadcast at 8pm this evening

Restorative Justice focuses on the rehabilitation of offenders through reconciliation with victims

The Broadstairs campaigner caused a national stir when leaked footage showed her saying she had not found a definition of anti-Semitism she could work with

The president-elect said the Ukip leader, who lives in Westerham, would do a “great job” and that “many people” wanted to see him as the UK’s senior diplomat in Washington

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