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Young football fan makes Premier League history

A 10-year-old has made football history at a Premier League match between Tottenham and Wolves.

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Major gasworks overrun by three weeks

A project to replace old gas mains which has shut parts of a housing estate for more than a month has overrun.

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New multi-million-pound hospice wing takes shape

Drone images reveal the progress being made on a hospice’s new multi-million-pound wellbeing wing.

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Developers to face new biodiversity laws

A register of projects developers can support to help them meet new biodiversity targets has been produced but some are skeptical of its impact.

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Lifeguards surprised by ‘incredible’ dolphins in the Thames

Lifeboat crews were surprised after spotting a pod of dolphins swimming just metres away from their craft in the Thames.

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Machete-wielding thug jailed for eight years

A thug who threatened his victims with a meat cleaver and machete has been jailed for eight years.

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Council leader warns of ‘difficult and unpopular’ decisions to come

The leader of a local authority has warned residents about future decisions and challenges as it sets a balanced budget.

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A2 crash: Woman remains in critical condition

A woman seriously injured in a car crash on the A2 is still in a London hospital nearly two weeks later.

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Arrest after man dies in crash

A man has been arrested after a pedestrian died in a crash.

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Arrest after overnight thefts from cars

Police have arrested a suspect following reports of a series of thefts from cars parked overnight.

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Woman treated for injuries after serious crash on A2

A woman had to be treated for injuries after emergency services were called to a serious crash involving a car and a lorry on the A2.

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Flowers left where rough sleeper found dead

Floral tributes have been left in the doorway of a property opposite a clocktower where a man collapsed and died.

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Driver bailed after pensioner killed in crash

Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage after a pedestrian in his 80s died in a collision with a car.

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The names and faces of Kent criminals locked up in February

KentLive has rounded up the offenders who were put behind bars last month for a wide range of crimes

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‘We can’t stop every parent from lying to get a school place’

Parents have been accused of underhand tactics to get their child into a good school – here KentOnline reveals the truth about phony applications.

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‘The bar had a good vibe until a Dom Joly wannabe started hollering’

Secret Drinker chills in a boutique hotel bar with three mysterious Moretti drinkers and one extra loud punter

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Deep sinkhole appears close to cliff collapse site

Traffic is being diverted after a sinkhole appeared close to the site of a cliff collapse.

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Two arrests after serious A2 crash

Two suspects have been arrested after a three-car crash on the A2 which left one passenger in a serious condition in hospital.

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Trio arrested after theft of jewellery worth £2m

Three people – linked to a criminal gang believed to be targeting travelling salespersons – have been arrested after jewellery worth £3m was stolen.

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‘Kent’s only horsemanship performance is spectacular’

We went along to Bravo, an emotional play all about a horse that wants to dance, to see how the county’s only equine show shapes up.