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Customer concern after pharmacy hit with repossession notice

A town centre has been left without a pharmacy after its only one was hit with a repossession notice.

Medway News

Teenagers arrested after ‘altercation with weapons’

Two teenagers have been arrested after an alleged altercation between four people thought to be carrying weapons.

Medway News

Praise for ‘firm and fair’ school after first-ever Ofsted report

One of the county’s newest secondary schools has scored highly following its first visit from the education watchdog.

Medway News

Missing teen, 14, safely located

Police have thanked those who assisted with an appeal to help find a missing 14-year-old girl.

Medway News

Five men charged after multiple vehicles stolen in less than a month

A group of men have been charged with conspiracy offences after vehicles were reported stolen during a series of break-ins across Kent.

Medway News

Tourist town’s visitor information centre set to shut

A tourist town’s help desk office for visitors is set to shut permanently as part of a cash-strapped council’s cutbacks.

Medway News

Opening date revealed for new Zizzi

An Italian restaurant chain has revealed the opening date for its latest branch in the county.

Medway News

Voluntary role provides insight ‘into a world few people see’

Volunteers are needed to help monitor seven Kent prisons to check inmates are being treated fairly and humanely.

Medway News

Fire crews called to blaze on industrial estate

Four fire engines attended an industrial premises this morning after reports of a blaze.

Medway News

Drivers of nuisance vehicles to be ‘named and shamed’

Motorists caught causing a nuisance in one part of Kent could now be “named and shamed” as a council pledges to ‘“change the culture”.

Medway News

Illegal cigarettes worth £200k seized in crackdown

A council is among the best in the country for cracking down on the sale of illicit tobacco, it has been revealed.

Medway News

Opening date revealed for new burrito chain store

A street food chain specialising in burritos is set to launch its third branch in the county.

Medway News

Search for man who ‘exposed himself’ in street

Police are appealing for information and footage after a man was reportedly seen acting indecently in a road.

Medway News

Tributes to 'beautiful' biker caught up in M25 police chase

The victim of a fatal crash on the M25 has been named as a 19-year-old from Kent.

Medway News

Woman in court after pensioner ‘robbed of phone’ in busy town centre

A woman has appeared in court after an 89-year-old man was allegedly assaulted and robbed of his phone in a busy town centre.

Medway News

‘Doctor’s chance visit to gym saved my life’

A volunteer has credited a doctor’s chance visit to a hospital fitness centre with saving his life after suffering cardiac arrest.

Deal News

Weather warnings issued for strong winds

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

Deal News

Garden centre cafe closes after five months

A garden centre tearoom has closed after just five months with bosses saying it's time to focus on their other business.

Deal News

Killer cop Couzens ‘lodges complaint over birthday present’

Murderer Wayne Couzens is said to have lodged a formal complaint after prison officers denied him a birthday present from his mum

Deal News

Baby death scandal parents ‘must be shown more compassion’

An expert who led an investigation into baby deaths says families being told to prove liability by the trust shows a lack of compassion from the NHS.