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File photo dated 01/01/16 of a carrying party of British troops taking a batch of duck-boards across marshy ground, during the Battle of the Somme. Picture: PA Wire.

Relate: The First World War and its losses

This summer sees the 100 year anniversary of the start of World War One.

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The recovered safe.

Safe recovered near Greenhithe

Kent Police are appealing for information after a safe was recovered.

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Fire crews rushed to the scene

Firefighters tackle blaze near Dartford

Dozens of firefighters were sent to tackle a huge blaze in a field in north Kent this afternoon.

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There was an immediate increase in reports following the revelations about Jimmy Savile. Picture: Chris Ison/PA Wire.

Gravesend’s Family Matters trying to help “massive” number of victims

A charity which helps victims of sexual abuse is expecting more referrals this year from people who have come forward to report historic offences.

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You could be sipping on cider at Rekorderlig's #SpiritofSummer evening.

Win 4 tickets to the Rekorderlig Cider Spirit of Summer evening

Grand Union Brixton have teamed up with Rekorderlig to host the #SpiritofSummer between Thursday 7th and Sunday 10th August.

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