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# kent - Monday 31 December, 2018

Britain and France to step up English Channel patrols after spike in migrant crossings Immigration This post contains videos

Britain and France to step up English Channel patrols after spike in migrant crossings

Both countries are to increase surveillance patrols and target trafficking gangs.

# kent - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Man and woman jailed in UK after toddler severely mauled by dog

The 18-month-old girl was left with serious injuries to her scalp.

# kent - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Man arrested after 14 people injured in 25-car collision in England

The incident happened at Hythe Street, Dartford this evening.

# kent - Monday 19 March, 2018

Man (21) charged with attempted murder after car rams into Kent nightclub

The car hit at least 13 people who were on the dancefloor, police said.

# kent - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Pilot jailed for dropping £2.5m-worth of cocaine into a field in Kent

The Belgian pilot admitted to the offence at the Old Bailey today, and was sentenced to 14 years.

# kent - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Investigation under way after man in his 50s dies at English sex festival

Kent Police said they were working to establish the cause of the man’s death.

# kent - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

UK judge sacked for 'abusive' comments on news articles about his cases

Under a pseudonym, the judge called commenters “donkeys” and “trolls”.

# kent - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Seattle Sikh man told 'go back to your own country' before being shot

Recently, South Asians have been on edge after a deadly shooting in a suburban Kansas City bar that the FBI is investigating as a hate crime.

# kent - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Body of baby found in English park

The remains were found today in the town of Sheerness.

# kent - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Police find three bodies near Cliffs of Dover

The bodies of a man and a woman were discovered during the search for a missing man, also found dead.

# kent - Thursday 22 December, 2016

60 inmates take over part of jail in Kent

A number of fires are said to have been lit.

# kent - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway

Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.

# kent - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England

Police believe the men were all in their late teens and early 20s and had gone to the beach together.

# kent - Monday 8 August, 2016

MP warns people to not light bonfires with petrol after he suffers 30% burns in accident

Gordon Henderson said he could have died in the incident.

# kent - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Extensive search underway for lynx which broke loose from Devon Zoo

Flaviu managed to escape by chewing through a board in the wall of his new home.

# kent - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Sinkholes appear beneath train track in England as seawall begins to collapse

Bad weather and high tides caused the damage.

# kent - Monday 31 August, 2015

Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim

Paul Gallihawk was competing in his first triathlon.

# kent - Monday 1 June, 2015

"Overexcited" man told to "put his jeans on" and leave World Naked Bike Ride

The man was told to “calm down” by police officers.

# kent - Monday 25 May, 2015

Missing British teen believed to be in company of 51-year-old man

The teen climbed out of a window at her grandmother’s home more than a week ago.

# kent - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Pregnant woman airlifted to hospital after being spotted standing on upturned boat

A member of the public called 999 after seeing two people perched on the craft, far out to sea.

# kent - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Irish rugby coach Mick Finnegan missing in UK found safe

Police in England had been searching for the rugby coach since Thursday.

# kent - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Enormous nightmare crab 'spotted' off the shore of UK seaside town Crabzilla

Enormous nightmare crab 'spotted' off the shore of UK seaside town

An image of what appears to be a huge crustacean was spotted off Whitstable.

# kent - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about cancelled penalty points, a closed prison unit and another IS hostage beheading.

Elderly woman in Kent fights off mugger by punching him in the mouth

The woman was walking her dog early this morning when the man grabbed her.

# kent - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Man gets 3 months in jail after being caught cigarette smuggling at Dublin Airport yesterday

The 30-year-old appeared in court today after more than 16,000 cigarettes were found in his luggage.

# kent - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

UK police investigating Irish links of escaped 'Skull Cracker'

Michael Wheatley — who earned his nickname following a series of violent attacks — escaped from an open prison at the weekend.

# kent - Monday 21 April, 2014

Funeral of Peaches Geldof to take place later today

The private ceremony will be held a church in Kent.

# kent - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Body of Peaches Geldof released to family for funeral RIP

Body of Peaches Geldof released to family for funeral

The 25-year-old died suddenly at home on Monday.

# kent - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Peaches Geldof post-mortem results 'inconclusive' RIP

Peaches Geldof post-mortem results 'inconclusive'

Police are now waiting on the results of toxicology tests.

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out today RIP

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out today

The 25-year-old daughter of Bob Geldof died unexpectedly two days ago.

# kent - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out 'within days' RIP

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out 'within days'

The 25-year-old was found dead at her home in Kent yesterday.

# kent - Monday 28 October, 2013

Irishman among four killed by storm in the UK

Donal Drohan, originally from Waterford, died when a tree fell on his car in Watford at about 6.50am. Three others were killed in the UK and four more elsewhere in northern Europe.

# kent - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Eight seriously injured in 100 vehicle UK motorway pile-up Roads This post contains images

Eight seriously injured in 100 vehicle UK motorway pile-up

The incident at Sheppey crossing in Kent is happened this morning when poor visibility conditions hampered motorists.

# kent - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Divers begin three-week operation to raise WWII German aircraft bomber

The bomber is the only one of its kind left after World War II, and was shot down in the English Channel during the Battle of Britain in 1940.

# kent - Sunday 31 March, 2013

British wildlife parks being targeted by rhino poachers

An anonymous tip-off has led to increased police patrols.

# kent - Monday 12 November, 2012

Man arrested for posting photo of burning poppy on Facebook

The 19-year-old is due to be questioned by police in England today about the photograph of the burning poppy, which was reportedly accompanied by an offensive comment.

# kent - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Five years for schoolboy who used sophisticated prosthetic disguises in raids

The sentence was handed down by an English court yesterday.

# kent - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Appeal for missing Gerard Reynolds

Reynolds, originally from Kent, has been visiting Ireland in recent days and was last seen on Thursday.

# kent - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

In pictures: storms topple trees and trucks in Britain Storms This post contains images

In pictures: storms topple trees and trucks in Britain

High winds have resulted in road closures and serious damage to cars and buildings in England and Scotland today.

# kent - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

English police baffled by mystery man

The man says he woke up on a beach in Kent, England – and can’t remember anything about who he is.

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