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Woman killed in East Peckham three-car-crash

BBC Kent - 2 hours 37 min ago
Three others were taken to hospital with serious injuries.
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Stolen car hits grieving family's home in Sittingbourne

BBC Kent - 4 hours 41 min ago
A family are facing a £10,000 bill after a stolen car crashed into their uninsured home.
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Christmas 2017 travel: When should I avoid the roads?

BBC Kent - 11 hours 59 min ago
Most roadworks will be lifted by next Friday but the busiest period is expected to start on Wednesday.
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Westminster rape trial: Samuel Armstrong 'victim gave story to press'

BBC Kent - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 16:21
Jurors hear a woman allegedly raped by an MP's aide gave the story to the Sun and the Mail.
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Chuka Umunna fears being pushed off a Tube platform

BBC Kent - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 13:57
The Labour MP was speaking after a watchdog urged a crackdown on the rise in abuse at elections.
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Cold weather and loneliness 'lethal in winter'

BBC Kent - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 03:10
England's chief nurse urges people to look out for family, friends and neighbours to help save lives.
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Network Rail generates £4.8m from toilets

BBC Kent - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:47
Since 2007 Network Rail has received over £41m from people paying to use its station toilets.
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Maidstone litter police: New powers to impose £120 fines

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 20:35
A council has voted to increase fines for those who litter by 50%, after cancelling its contract with Kingdom.
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UK snow: Travellers struggle as icy conditions persist

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:48
Wintry conditions continue to cause delays for travellers as hundreds of schools remain closed.
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Investigation ordered into 'misleading' festive tickets

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:05
Customers have been sold tickets for trains that will not run or will be disrupted, a watchdog says.
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MP's aide Samuel Armstrong faces Westminster rape trial

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 17:56
Jurors hear the alleged victim was found in distress running through the corridors of Westminster.
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Bobby Clay - the 20-year-old GB runner living with osteoporosis

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 17:03
BBC Sport meets Bobby Clay - a middle-distance runner with osteoporosis, who is warning others of the dangers of over-training and under-eating.
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House prices rise fastest in East Midlands

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:33
East Midlands prices rose at the fastest pace in the year to October, while London saw the slowest growth.
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Carlisle United P-P Gillingham

BBC Kent - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:12
Tuesday's FA Cup second-round replay between Carlisle United and Gillingham is postponed because of a frozen pitch.
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UK snow: Forecasters predicting coldest night of year

BBC Kent - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 22:25
Snow and ice warnings are extended, with temperatures expected to drop as low as -15C overnight.
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Carl Maynard custody death police to be questioned

BBC Kent - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 15:38
Carl Maynard was arrested and taken to Tonbridge police station but collapsed and later died.
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'I spend £400 on each of my five kids'

BBC Kent - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:11
People in less affluent regions spend more as a proportion of income on Christmas, analysis suggests.
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UK snow: Power and travel disruption across country

BBC Kent - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:05
Weather affects travel and leads to power cuts, with hundreds of schools set to stay closed on Monday.
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Passenger ferry runs aground on sandbank in Calais in storm

BBC Kent - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 14:19
There were no reports of injuries when the vessel ran aground with hundreds of people aboard.
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Three A&Es 'not an option' for east Kent

BBC Kent - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 13:46
Currently, patients who need urgent care in Canterbury must go to Margate or Ashford for treatment.
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