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Everything you need to know about Operation Stack

Beagle Puppy

The communities secretary has given controversial dog breeding facility the go-ahead

Kent Police

Police said they have ‘eyes and ears everywhere’

Ministry of Justice. Copyright Julian Osley

Ministry of Justice announces 12-week public consultation as it ‘rationalises’ court services

Stephen Castle

Police said the criminal ‘posed a dangerous risk’ to the public


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.

Kent County Show

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

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

Cuneyt Sungu

Police said this could easily have been a murder investigation


Gatwick chief executive says it offers the best option

The NHS has issued health guidelines as the heatwave hits

Health advice to deal with the blistering heat

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

Slaves, Laurie Vincent and Isaac Holman

Hailing from Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone, Issac Holman and Laurie Vincent have risen from the pubs and clubs to top of the album chart

Heatwave here we come....?

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

Labour logo

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

The driver was said to be negligent

Family brought civil claim against driver after lack of criminal trial

Southeastern train

Services in both west and east of the county to be hit by work which will prompt replacement buses


Millions continue to tune into the hit drama, but are we close in reality to a world which we share with life-like robots?

Tunbridge Wells MP Greg Clark

The company have pledged to modify noisiest engine

Tom Odell performance. Picture: Steven Law.

He performed on Friday.

Kent Police use dogs to help fight crime. PC Paul Diddams, with German Shepherd Muck.

They can control crowds, sniff out drugs and explosives and still remain an officer’s most loyal colleague. We meet the next generation of dogs


Bad news not just for hay fever sufferers, but those who suffer asthma too, as health chiefs issue warning to be prepared as pollen levels rocket

Cinema screenings will he held outdoors.

Screenings will take place in August.

He has three months to pay.

Southeastern train

Train broke down between New Cross and London Bridge

Kent Police

One driver was arrested and released on bail

Kent Chief Constable Alan Pughsley

He joined over 20 others in receiving an honour from Her Majesty

Trudy Dean

County councillor Trudy Dean said cuts of up to £4 million could be on their way

Lesley Pearce.

She has sold 10 million copies of her books worldwide.

Kent Police

The crackdown has also seen 12 people pick up tickets for using mobiles while driving


A 33-year-old man from Northfleet was arrested following the smash

Ann Barnes, Police and Crime Commisisoner with Alan Pughsley, Kent Police Chief Constable, outside one of their 'successes' Compass House

She praised officers for their hard work to complete tasks in ‘record quick time’

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