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Darren Stevens: Kent all-rounder to leave club after 15 years

BBC News Kent - Tue, 23/07/2019 - 15:41
Kent's 43-year-old all-rounder Darren Stevens, who joined the club in 2005, will leave Canterbury at the end of the season.
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MP writes to Disney over Spider-Man gravestone dispute

BBC News Kent - Tue, 23/07/2019 - 14:49
Disney is asked to show some compassion over the use of Spider-Man's image on a child's grave.
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Heatwave: How to keep cool and carry on in 35C

BBC News Kent - Tue, 23/07/2019 - 08:16
With temperatures set to soar in the coming days, how can the UK keep cool and carry on?
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Calea: Patients left 'starving' after firm changes feed system

BBC News Kent - Mon, 22/07/2019 - 20:32
Patients who cannot eat are running out of life-saving feed because of changes to Calea's production system.
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Charlie Elphicke: Tory MP charged with sexual assault

BBC News Kent - Mon, 22/07/2019 - 12:47
Dover MP Charlie Elphicke is charged with three counts of sexual assault against two women.
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Kent Tiger Moth plane crash kills man and injures another

BBC News Kent - Mon, 22/07/2019 - 12:36
A second man is in hospital with serious injuries after the Tiger Moth crashed in a field.
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T20 Blast: Birmingham Bears, Kent Spitfires and Lancashire Lightning claim victories

BBC News Kent - Sun, 21/07/2019 - 18:24
Fidel Edwards and Alex Blake steal the show for Birmingham Bears and Kent Spitfires in spectacular T20 Blast wins.
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England's seaside towns where young people might disappear

BBC News Kent - Sun, 21/07/2019 - 11:08
More than half of coastal communities in England might see a fall in the number of residents under 30.
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T20 Blast: Kent beat Somerset after Derbyshire overcome Yorkshire

BBC News Kent - Sat, 20/07/2019 - 22:04
Kent and Derbyshire both begin their 2019 T20 Blast campaigns with victories, beating Somerset and Yorkshire.
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Labour wants to end outsourcing of council services

BBC News Kent - Sat, 20/07/2019 - 11:26
Bin collections, cleaning and school dinners could be taken back in-house under the party's plans.
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Primary school children 'should learn about FGM'

BBC News Kent - Sat, 20/07/2019 - 02:44
Experts fear that for some vulnerable girls, secondary school lessons on the issue will be too late.
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UK City of Culture 2025: Medway announces bid for honour

BBC News Kent - Fri, 19/07/2019 - 17:47
The City of Culture status is awarded by the government every four years with Hull the current holder.
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Could there be an early general election?

BBC News Kent - Fri, 19/07/2019 - 01:12
Some MPs say they are prepared to trigger an election. How soon could it theoretically happen?
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Quiz of the week

BBC News Kent - Fri, 19/07/2019 - 00:16
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?
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Gatwick Airport plans to open standby runway for departures

BBC News Kent - Thu, 18/07/2019 - 20:09
Airport chiefs hope to have the standby runway open for business by the mid-2020s.
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Ellie Goulding receives honorary degree from University of Kent

BBC News Kent - Thu, 18/07/2019 - 19:29
Eleven years after dropping out from her degree Ellie Goulding is honoured by her former university.
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Jonny Williams: Wales international re-signs with Charlton Athletic

BBC News Kent - Thu, 18/07/2019 - 16:27
Wales international Jonny Williams re-signs with Charlton, having been released by the Championship club in May.
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Child mental health unit referrals 'up nearly 50%'

BBC News Kent - Thu, 18/07/2019 - 06:00
The figures, which are across the UK, are 'deeply worrying', say the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
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Flying ants: Swarms appear on weather map as 'rain'

BBC News Kent - Wed, 17/07/2019 - 19:33
BBC weather presenter Simon King says the insects showed up as "very light precipitation".
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Hatton Garden thief could avoid return to jail over dementia

BBC News Kent - Wed, 17/07/2019 - 19:16
Brian Reader, who was told to pay back millions, could avoid a return to jail due to his dementia.
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