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Stations across northern Kent are starting to benefit from a £15million "passenger benefit fund" following poor levels of service last summer,

A pair of teenagers who carried out two violent and threatening robberies on newsagent shops in one afternoon have been jailed.

A so-called key amnesty where tenants can walk away from a property they are illegally using is already paying dividends in Gravesend.

A multi-million pound tunnel linking the new Ebbsfleet Garden City to Bluewater shopping centre could to be built in the near future.

Business

Friday, June 21, 2019

A Northfleet fish and chip shop is going vegan - at least for two days a week as the boss tests the water.

Jamie Brown, of Archant's Local Impact initiative, says businesses need to understand their website visitors and be able to act quickly when they spot interest

Jamie Brown, of Archant's Local Impact initiative, explains why all businesses need their own website

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Staff and customers at Aldi's Dartford store helped raise over £14,000 for the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Jamie Brown, of Archant's Local Impact initiative, explains how to use social media to your advantage

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Crime

Yesterday, 07:00

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A pair of teenagers who carried out two violent and threatening robberies on newsagent shops in one afternoon have been jailed.

Wanted screens showing police suspects are being set up in a Dartford shopping centre.

A judge has been appointed to lead the inquest into the deaths of four men murdered by Barking serial killer Stephen Port.

A con artist from Greenhithe has been jailed for running a series of scams to net herself thousands of pounds.

Education

Monday, July 8, 2019

The finals of the annual Gravesham Primary Schools' Kwik Cricket Festival took place at Gravesend Cricket Club's Bat and Ball ground.

A specialist school for autistic children has been graded as Inadequate by Ofsted with inspectors saying students are not being kept "safe".

Thousands of children in Kent could be starting school this month without basic skills such as being able to hold a pencil or go to the toilet by themselves.

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County councillors have sent two school expansion plans to the government as an example of how Kent is struggling to reach demand for school places.

Singlewell Primary School is remaining closed all this week after a major collapse of a ceiling.

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Politics

Friday, May 3, 2019

Labour swept to power in Gravesham today - historically an important bellwether seat for general elections - as the Conservative Party suffered further embarrassment at the polls.

Crossrail will not open before December 2020, the company behind the infrastructure project has confirmed.

A Labour councillor has stood down as a Kent County Councillor for Gravesend after more than 12 years to focus on his role as an MP for a town 60 miles away.

Councillors claim more people in Kent will feel the effects of climate change if the demands from central government to build "huge numbers" of homes are met.

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