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Thanet District Council could still buy Manston Airport - depending on the outcome of an independent consultation.

Ann Barnes, Kent Police and Crime Commissioner

The Kent Police and Crime Commissioner says she’s ‘determined’ to ensure victims of crime get the best support

Dreamland Ticket sales have started

The new theme park includes a rebuilt scenic railway

Manston Airport

He asked Vince Cable to help facilitate the reopening of the airport


The work is likely to disrupt travellers planning to go to London

Kent Police

The offenders were jailed for what police described as a ‘terrifying ordeal’ for their victim

Have you spotted any big cats in Kent?

The county is crawling with big cats if reports are to be believed

Josef Horvath

The offenders were sentenced to a total of 15 and a half years


Why is it such a contentious issue

Labour candidate Will Scobie

Ukip are on 32 per cent, Labour on 30, Tories on 28

Reculver Castle

The Government’s environmental adviser Natural England are asking for comments on the proposed route

Manston Airport

Claim the council leader is ‘dismissive’ of airport potential

Lizzy Yarnold

The county has produced some sporting greats over the years

Fishing rope and nets

The environmental group will call in to Whitstable, Ramsgate and Folkestone


The first 500 to buy tickets will get a piece of the Scenic Railway

Kent farming has been well supported by Kcas

The Kent County Agricultural Society made the charitable donations after record financial support


The operator says disruption is likely to last until 11.30am

Kent Police

Michael Narty was sentenced to three years after admitting a string of crimes

Janice Atkinson

It was launched by Thanet Stand Up to Ukip (SUTU).


Despite best efforts, many were left disappointed.

Mark McIntyre receiving his award.

He supports people on probation in Thanet.

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smoky cloud

It is believed to have blown across Kent from the continent.

Missing Jamie Charles from Herne Bay

Officers say they are becoming increasingly concerned for the teen’s welfare

The Historic Dockyard has helped draw in crowds

The county was one of the most visited destinations in the UK

Meat cleaver knife

Two men were involved.

Radio. Picture: Ady Kerry

Tickets are free of charge.

Picture: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

A number of Kent projects were given funds to help with their work.

Peter Andre. Picture: Eamonn McCormack/Getty Images

They will be in Medway on July 16.

Manston Airport

Business plans have been presented.

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