Rail services to come under unified state control

BBC News Kent - Thu, 20/05/2021 - 08:42
A new public body, Great British Railways, will lead the biggest rail shake-up since privatisation.
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Matthew Mackell: Kent Police 'missed opportunity' to reach suicidal teen

BBC News Kent - Wed, 19/05/2021 - 16:50
A lack of training on how to locate distressed 999 callers is a "systemic failure", a coroner rules.
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Kent Police staff 'unaware of mapping system' to trace teen

BBC News Kent - Tue, 18/05/2021 - 17:04
Matthew Mackell, 17, told police he was about to kill himself but not where he was, an inquest hears.
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PCSO Julia James: Daughter 'so proud of mum's work'

BBC News Kent - Tue, 18/05/2021 - 16:08
PCSO Julia James worked helping victims of domestic abuse at a Kent Police unit in Canterbury.
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London Resort: Dozens of changes expected for theme park plans

BBC News Kent - Tue, 18/05/2021 - 14:36
London Resort proposals are to be altered after the site was protected as a wildlife haven.
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Eurostar secures £250m rescue package

BBC News Kent - Tue, 18/05/2021 - 12:47
The cross-Channel rail operator has been fighting for survival during the pandemic as demand slumped.
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Coronavirus: When can we stop wearing face masks or face coverings?

BBC News Kent - Mon, 17/05/2021 - 15:52
Rules are relaxing, but masks are still needed in some settings - here's where and why.
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Rainham GP struck off after cancer-error notes changed

BBC News Kent - Mon, 17/05/2021 - 15:45
Dr Adilya Abdul Rahim's actions at a Rainham surgery were 'wholly inappropriate', a tribunal says.
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Covid: How should I protect myself now?

BBC News Kent - Sun, 16/05/2021 - 23:57
What are the actions we can take to reduce our risk of catching the virus?
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County Championship: Jack Leaning makes unbeaten 127 as Kent draw with Sussex

BBC News Kent - Sun, 16/05/2021 - 17:15
Jack Leaning makes an unbeaten 127 as Sussex and Kent draw their rain-affected match at Hove.
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Kent batsmen Leaning and Crawley frustrate Sussex

BBC News Kent - Sat, 15/05/2021 - 19:09
Jack Leaning's second half-century of the match and 87 from England's Zak Crawley helps Kent frustrate Sussex on a rain-ruined third day at Hove.
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Notts County v Bromley

BBC News Kent - Sat, 15/05/2021 - 11:01
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Notts County and Bromley.
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Lockdown muscle loss: Five ways to get back in shape

BBC News Kent - Sat, 15/05/2021 - 00:06
Lockdown inactivity may have left people with weaker muscles - there are simple solutions.
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Covid: Blackburn health chief 'furious' over surge vaccination refusal

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 21:11
Blackburn's public health director shares his anger at not being able to vaccinate all over-18s.
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County Championship: Zak Crawley edges Kent ahead against Sussex

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 19:32
England batsman Zak Crawley makes a fighting half-century to edge Kent into a slender lead against Sussex.
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Migrant crossings: Almost 200 people cross English Channel

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 14:10
French authorities continue to prevent a number of crossings, with 53 people stopped.
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Connor Ogilvie: Gillingham defender rejects new deal and leaves League One side

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 13:48
Gillingham defender Connor Ogilvie is one of three experienced players to reject new contracts and leave the club.
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Cleared postmaster hid conviction from his family

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 11:28
The convictions of two more former Post Office branch managers - wrongly accused of theft - have been quashed.
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Amazon set to hire 10,000 UK workers

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 09:54
The tech giant is tightening its grip on retail as the coronavirus pandemic continues.
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Dartford: Man in court over 'gunshot' death

BBC News Kent - Fri, 14/05/2021 - 08:35
David Hucker is charged with murdering Robert Williamson after his body was found at a property.
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