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Two men, aged 36 and 21, were arrested and heroin and crack cocaine seized

Street Light

The findings of a ten-week consultation will be discussed by KCC’s environment and transport cabinet committee next week

Ford Escort

Association urges owners to invest now in security devices to prevent being a victim

The map of the borough's publicly owned land

There are several hundred publicly owned sites in the borough which could be used to fight the capital’s housing crisis, the Mayor of London has said.

Ross Andrews

The sand artist Ross Andrews who has now turned his focus - and camera - on remarkable images shot through the barrel of a wave

Doctor writing

Services designed to complement existing NHS mental health provision in the county will be provided, such as housing support and employment advice

George Bingham, the only son of missing peer Lord Lucan, speaks to the media outside the High Court in London, where he was granted a death certificate by a High Court judge. Photo: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Theories about what happened to him include being fed to tigers at a zoo in Kent

Couples Come Dine With Me

Could you host the perfect dinner party?

Fairground rides stored at Ramsgate Port

The rides have been stored outside, without cover or protection since the amusement park opened in the summer

Hovercraft the Princess Anne

Two craft - the Princess Margaret and Princess Anne - face the scrapheap. Full version of this story will be in Kent on Sunday this weekend

Leeds Castle

Your chance to win a pair of tickets to popular event by sending us your snaps of the county

Janice Atkinson

European candidate says she is ‘delighted’ after Kent Police said they will take no further action

Sir Terry Wogan meets ellenor

Sevenoaks resident Gloria Hunniford credits Sir Terry with her career success

Falling rain on the road

Some areas could experience as much as 20mm of rainfall

Street Light

Work to convert the lights is due to begin in residential areas in March

Construction equipment

The industry accounts for 15 per cent of jobs in the county and contributes nearly £90m to the UK economy

Ramsgate Harbour

MP and council leader say now is the time to reconsider port’s role in the operation

Commuters using Southeastern service

Survey polled 28,000 passengers by independent passenger watchdog Transport Focus


Storm Jonas arrives from trip across the Atlantic

The Coxless Crewc celebrate

Broadstairs’ 25-year-old had joined the boat from Samoa


Comes after firm running Margate park ran up debts of £2.9m last year

Fraudulent letter

Kent residents have received scam phone calls and letters asking for an upfront fee of £300

Splashes by a car

Motorists are warned to expect difficult driving conditions

Blue badge

Trading Standards issues warning and advises all blue badge applicants to go via its official website

EU flags in front of European Commission

Have your say on this week’s topical issue

Mark Wood

Mark Wood was sentenced to 15 years in prison

Picture: Rui Vieira/PA

The seats were vacated in November


Steve Dymond says after such long delays, compensation vow rings hollow

Southeastern services

A consultation on improving rail passenger services in London and the south east was launched today

School league tables

The league tables have been published this morning - rating each on their GCSE league results

School performance. David Davies/PA Wire

Schools across the county failing to hit the mark for GCSE passes

Doctor writing

NHS South Kent Coast CCG expects the first patients to use the service before the end of the financial year


It comes just a week after National Grid submitted latest stage in lengthy planning process

Do you recognise this man?

Burglary reportedly happened on January 3

Leeds Castle

The county’s finest tourist attractions will be on display on March 12 and 13

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Kent Life Food & Drink awards 2015. Open for entries.

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