South East Water warning after record-breaking use

BBC News Kent - 2 hours 59 min ago
People could be without water to drink if usage is not curbed this weekend, a water firm warns.
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Channel migrants: Record number of unaccompanied children reach UK

BBC News Kent - Fri, 07/08/2020 - 20:26
More than 20 under-18s will be taken into the care of Kent County Council.
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League One & Two clubs vote to introduce salary cap

BBC News Kent - Fri, 07/08/2020 - 14:16
Clubs in League One and League Two vote in favour of introducing a salary cap, taking effect immediately.
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UK immigration: At sea with migrants crossing the Channel

BBC News Kent - Fri, 07/08/2020 - 13:47
The BBC's Simon Jones encounters a boat full of migrants who have succeeded in reaching UK waters.
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Dog walker killed in Tonbridge hit and run

BBC News Kent - Fri, 07/08/2020 - 09:50
The body of a man in his 50s was found on a road with the dog unharmed nearby, police say.
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MPs launch inquiry into increase in Channel migrant crossings

BBC News Kent - Thu, 06/08/2020 - 18:06
It comes amid a sharp increase in the number of people attempting to cross the Channel illegally in July.
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Children and pregnant woman among Dungeness migrant arrivals

BBC News Kent - Thu, 06/08/2020 - 13:09
About 16 people including three family groups landed on Dungeness beach, a witness says.
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Coronavirus: Toilet roll factory hopes to keep up with demand

BBC News Kent - Thu, 06/08/2020 - 07:37
Demand for toilet roll was incredibly high at the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic.
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World Snooker Championship 2020: Barry Hawkins through, Stephen Maguire out

BBC News Kent - Wed, 05/08/2020 - 21:56
World number 15 Barry Hawkins makes light work of Swiss debutant Alexander Ursenbacher with a 10-2 victory at the World Championship in Sheffield.
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Jonny Williams: Wales midfielder signs Charlton Athletic extension

BBC News Kent - Wed, 05/08/2020 - 21:07
Wales midfielder Jonny Williams agrees a one-year contract extension with Charlton Athletic, keeping him at the League One club until at least the summer of 2021.
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Vadaine Oliver: Northampton forward joins Gillingham after rejecting new contract

BBC News Kent - Wed, 05/08/2020 - 16:25
Gillingham sign forward Vadaine Oliver after he turns down a new contract offer from promoted Northampton Town.
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EFL 2019-20 recap: Leeds joy, Rooney joins Rams, empty grounds and much more

BBC News Kent - Wed, 05/08/2020 - 11:55
The 2019-20 EFL season will live long in the memory, not surprisingly given it lasted over a year. BBC Sport looks back at the highs and lows.
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Kent lifeguards rescue 25 and resuscitate young girl

BBC News Kent - Wed, 05/08/2020 - 11:25
RNLI lifeguards working on two beaches in Thanet describe unprecedented numbers of rescues.
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Channel migrants: Eight boats attempt crossing to UK

BBC News Kent - Tue, 04/08/2020 - 19:37
One of the boats was carrying 36 people, the Home Office said.
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Bob Willis Trophy: Essex defeat Kent in tense finish at Chelmsford

BBC News Kent - Tue, 04/08/2020 - 18:17
Essex open the Bob Willis Trophy campaign with a two-wicket win over Kent after a tense final day at Chelmsford
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Eastchurch cliff fall: More homes at risk after landslide

BBC News Kent - Tue, 04/08/2020 - 11:49
Residents on the Isle of Sheppey are told nothing will be done to save their homes.
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Charlton Athletic legal challenge against Sheffield Wednesday penalty gets rivals' support

BBC News Kent - Tue, 04/08/2020 - 11:10
Charlton have the support of rival clubs as they consider challenging an independent panel's decision not to relegate Sheffield Wednesday.
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Met Police officer forgives gangster who shot him

BBC News Kent - Tue, 04/08/2020 - 00:11
Leroy Smith and James Seymour returned to the place where the shooting happened 26 years ago.
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Essex v Kent: Simon Harmer wickets set up pulsating final day

BBC News Kent - Mon, 03/08/2020 - 18:58
Simon Harmer shows glimpses of his 2019 form to snatch four wickets and set up a pulsating final day of Essex's match with Kent.
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Black civil servant accused of car theft while jogging

BBC News Kent - Mon, 03/08/2020 - 18:03
Dr Andrea Charles Fidelis says she was accused of being a car thief while jogging in Kent.
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