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Suspected migrants found on board boat off Dover

3 hours 49 min ago
Border Force vessels have stepped up patrols along the coast amid a rise in suspected migrants on boats.
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Sarah Wellgreen: Family in 'never-ending nightmare'

5 hours 38 min ago
Sarah Wellgreen's son says they have taken "comfort" from the hundreds who joined search parties.
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Maidstone United v Wrexham (Sat)

9 hours 29 min ago
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Maidstone United and Wrexham.
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Serial killer Stephen Port's murder appeal fails

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 17:06
Stephen Port was found guilty of four murders and a string of sexual offences.
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Kent boy, 11, reaches BMX world championships

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 14:04
Reuben Smith is one of the best BMX racers in England
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Wife and lover plotted to shoot, burn, poison and drown husband

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 11:53
Ray Weatherall survived a series of efforts to kill him including shooting, poisoning and burning.
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Discarded needles and syringes removed up to 50 times a day

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 01:39
A BBC investigation finds more than 100,000 used needles were collected in the UK in three years.
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Ex-England striker Alan Smith inspires prison inmates

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 17:33
Alan Smith is backing a scheme to twin every UK professional football club with a jail.
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X-ray artist opens Kent gallery

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 15:58
Nick Veasey has been creating x-ray art for 25 years.
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World Diabetes Day: What the condition means for families

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 15:18
On World Diabetes Day we hear how families help loved ones living with the condition.
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Gambling machine climbdown means new rules go ahead in April

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 15:10
It comes after 70 MPs called on the government to cut the largest wager on FOBTs from April.
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'Migrants' found on boat off Dover included toddler

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 10:19
The group of nine people, all believed to be Iranian, were on a "small open boat" in UK waters.
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Children in Need: Charity helps disabled children in Dover

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:16
Home-Start in Dover runs group sessions for children with disabilities.
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Seven suspected migrants found hidden in lorry at Dover

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 20:19
The men were discovered during a search of a vehicle which had arrived from Calais.
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Border officer caught smuggling drugs and guns

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 18:51
Simon Pellett and two accomplices were caught with heroin and cocaine worth £3.4m and 10 guns.
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Reindeer events cancelled across England after abuse video

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 17:38
Companies withdraw festive business after a video highlights abuse of the animals.
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Student 'money mules' sentenced for money laundering

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 16:20
Two students who allowed criminals to filter cash through their bank accounts admit money laundering.
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Hockey World Cup: Barry Middleton to play at fourth World Cup for England

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 15:58
Barry Middleton will compete at his fourth World Cup after being named in the England squad for the 2018 event in India.
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Suspected migrants on 'stolen' fishing boat in Dover

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 12:40
Seventeen people were on board the vessel, which authorities traced to a port in Boulogne, France.
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Kent: Sean Dickson signs two-year contract extension with county

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 11:23
Kent batsman Sean Dickson signs a two-year contract extension with the county.
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