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Ebbsfleet Garden City: Vision for the next 15 years revealed

BBC Kent - 6 hours 28 min ago
Seven parks, 15,000 homes, a commercial centre and improved public transport are among plans set out for Ebbsfleet Garden City.
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Tammy Beaumont: England opener thought about leaving cricket

BBC Kent - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 20:31
England's Women's Player of the Summer Tammy Beaumont says she was thinking of leaving cricket a year ago.
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MoD censured over soldier's death on Lydd range

BBC Kent - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 17:09
The Ministry of Defence is censured over the death of a soldier who was shot in the neck during a training exercise.
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Whitstable Oyster Festival to be scaled back

BBC Kent - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 16:27
Whitstable Oyster Festival is to be heavily scaled back next year after complaints of excessive drinking, litter and fears over security.
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Man jailed for Biddenden widower murder and Northiam burglary

BBC Kent - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 14:17
A man is jailed for murdering a pensioner and a burglary at the home of a champion clay pigeon shooter.
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South East Coast Ambulance Service 'to be put in special measures'

BBC Kent - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 09:23
An NHS ambulance trust that serves the South East of England is to be put into special measures following a damning report by inspectors.
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Shaun Richards death: Tonbridge telegraph pole crash driver 'kind-hearted'

BBC Kent - Wed, 09/28/2016 - 18:51
A man who was killed when the car he was driving hit a telegraph pole was a "kind-hearted soul who lived life to the full", his family say.
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Fewer drivers on mobile phones 'caught by police'

BBC Kent - Wed, 09/28/2016 - 13:30
The number of drivers caught using a mobile phone behind the wheel has almost halved in five years, the BBC can reveal.
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Charlton Athletic 1-1 Oldham Athletic

BBC Kent - Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:37
Peter Clarke grabs a late equaliser for Oldham at Charlton to extend the Addicks' winless run to seven games.
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Chesterfield 3-3 Gillingham

BBC Kent - Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:33
Jay Emmannuel-Thomas scores two second-half penalties to rescue a point for Gillingham at Chesterfield.
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Ex-partner 'scared' after John Soares arrest warrant is rejected

BBC Kent - Tue, 09/27/2016 - 19:01
A woman repeatedly shot at by her partner with a high-powered airgun speaks of her ongoing fear after his European Arrest Warrant is rejected.
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Whitstable bin man filmed dumping recycling

BBC Kent - Tue, 09/27/2016 - 13:15
Video footage emerges of a refuse collector in Whitstable empting recycling into a wheelie bin destined for landfill.
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Man hunted after girl's Canterbury playground rape

BBC Kent - Tue, 09/27/2016 - 06:49
Police investigating a rape in a Canterbury park released a description of a man they want to speak to.
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France's Hollande: Jungle camp to be demolished by end of year

BBC Kent - Mon, 09/26/2016 - 14:06
French President Francois Hollande visits Calais and says the "Jungle" migrant camp will be "definitively, entirely and rapidly dismantled" by the end of the year.
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Southern passengers' legal action fund close to £18k

BBC Kent - Mon, 09/26/2016 - 13:28
More than 900 passengers give money to support a legal case challenging the government's handling of the Southern rail franchise.
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David Griffiths: Fast bowler departs Kent after three seasons

BBC Kent - Mon, 09/26/2016 - 12:01
Fast bowler David Griffiths leaves Kent at the end of his contract after a three-year spell at the St Lawrence Ground.
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Girl, 15, raped in Canterbury children's playground

BBC Kent - Sun, 09/25/2016 - 16:17
A 15-year-old girl is raped in the playground of a Canterbury park.
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Gravehunters: Searching for history six feet under

BBC Kent - Sun, 09/25/2016 - 08:53
A pair of "grave hunters" who spend much of their time in cemeteries have gained a following blogging about forgotten histories.
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Dover Athletic 2-0 Lincoln City

BBC Kent - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 18:05
Dover make it four wins from six as they beat Lincoln City 2-0 in the National League.
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Bromley 1-3 Dagenham & Redbridge

BBC Kent - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 17:58
Corey Whitely for the first time as Dagenham & Redbridge stay top of the National League after a 3-1 win at Bromley.
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