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Teenager hit by bus in town centre

A teenage boy has been taken to hospital after being hit by a bus in a town centre.

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Suspected flasher arrested

Police have made an arrest after reports of a man exposing himself

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Police catch run-away burglar who jumped from dock

A burglar who went on the run after jumping from the dock has been arrested.

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Probe into death of serial killer Peter Tobin launched

An investigation has been launched into the death of notorious serial killer Peter Tobin, who hid his victims’ remains in the garden of his Kent home.

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Three charged after building material thefts

Three men have been charged after building materials were stolen.

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Iconic album artwork and Libertines singer’s painting up for auction

Artwork for an iconic Pink Floyd album and a Pete Doherty painting will be auctioned to raise cash for a Kent school.

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The truth behind the 'James Bond' boat in Kent harbour

A boat likened to a vessel befitting 007 has caused a stir after appearing in a Kent harbour.

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Man denies murder of artist walking her dog

A man has denied the murder of an artist who went missing while walking her dog near a beach.

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Road sealed off after body discovered

Emergency crews were called this morning after concerns for a man’s welfare.

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Weather warnings issued for strong winds

The Met Office has issued weather warnings which kick in from midnight tonight.

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‘After 10 amazing years we’re closing’

A popular seaside restaurant has confirmed it is to close for good later this month - disappointing regular customers.

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‘Nightmare’ for motorists as 12-week rebuild of major road to begin

Motorists fear months of misery during a 12-week rebuild of a stretch of a busy dual-carriageway.

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CCTV images released after vehicle theft

CCTV images have been released after a stolen vehicle was found abandoned and damaged.

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Dog walker finds huge elephant tusk on beach

A man discovered what appears to be a metre long elephant tusk while looking for shipwreck remnants.

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‘Airbnbs are pushing local people out – we have a duty not to use them’

As her friend’s long-term seaside home is turned into an Airbnb, columnist Melissa Todd explores the impact of holiday lets on local communities.

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Historic seafront pub to be transformed into flats

A distinctive Grade-II Listed former pub labelled an “eyesore” is set to be overhauled into flats.

The Isle Of Thanet News

Matthew Munson: Back to school, work and dancing

The holidays have come to an end. I have a complicated relationship with seasonal holidays. I thoroughly love spending time [...]...

The Isle Of Thanet News

Anger at 300% water charge rise for Thanet council managed allotments

Holders of Thanet council allotment sites in Margate say they are being squeezed out of their plots due to a [...]...

The Isle Of Thanet News

Community news: Gang Show, Vindicatrix, Police Panto, IOTAS, Coastal Striders, Coastal Finds, Alpha launch, Southeastern, Old Augustinians, Diabetes UK and Crocus Walk

Thanet Gang Show On the 28th 29th and 30th March Thanet’s Annual Gang Show returned to the stage of Birchington [...]...

The Isle Of Thanet News

Thanet properties going under the hammer

An equestrian centre with stables, barn, tack room, three paddocks and a dilapidated mobile home situated on the outskirts of [...]...