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The council is the first in the south east to have such a bid approved by the government

Victims of the scandal include Steve Dymond from Broadstairs and Lee Stay from Ramsgate

Five bikes were recovered, all of which are believed to have been taken from the Thanet area

One in five children also begin primary school overweight or obese

Teaching unions recently forecast “apocalyptic” cuts of a staggering £40m across Kent by 2020

Callers reported up to one metre of water in some homes in the west of the county

Some 12 MPs wrote a six-page letter to rail minister Paul Maynard in response to a recent consultation

The council controversially hiked hourly rates by 135 per cent earlier this year

They will support Lord-Lieutenant of Kent, Viscount De L’Isle

Weather chiefs say lightning may also disrupt power networks over the coming days

Charity counsellors made 108 referrals to police and children’s services last year, up from 78 in 2015/16

The blaze broke out just after 7pm on Monday

Do you know your Adam Riley from your Adam Rouse?

Sir Julian Brazier last month blamed his election defeat on “naive young people who have not had to balance a budget before in their lives”

Council leader Paul Carter will see his allowance soar by more than £6,000

The piece gives a snapshot of her life after a traumatic relationship breakdown

Craig Mackinlay met with the chair of a new young people-focused voluntary organisation this week

Tickets previously booked for the September 5 performance are valid for the new venue

Council leader Paul Carter has defended the increase following a backlash

Stone Hill Park insists it does not affect its plans to deliver 2,500 homes and leisure facilites on the site

Opposition members called it “preposterous” and one Conservative councillor voted against his own party

From September 2016 to July 2017, 1,221 parents were fined for unauthorised absences, compared to 3,504 in 2015/16

Fresh laws to comat the issue are set to be introduced by the government shortly

Comprehensive Future wants to raise £10,000

The showpiece rollercoaster was closed for almost five months last year

The motorway was closed throughout the morning on the opening day of the show

Phil Cave succeeds Nick Gerrard, who is stepping down after 34 years in the NHS

Victim now hopes justice will finally be served for those thousands who have suffered

Among the victims were a number from Kent - including Ramsgate’s Lee Stay and Broadstairs’ Steve Dymond

The judicial review was initially pushed back due to the snap general election

The prime minister was quizzed by Dover MP Charlie Elphicke following a statement on last week’s G20 summit

10-20 mm of rain could fall in just an hour in some places

There are a number of schemes across the county being implemented to increase participation in golf

First glimpse as this year’s show takes shape at the Kent Showground

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