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The house under construction in Dartford Road.

Hatton Garden heist suspect Paul Reader has planning application approved in Dartford

Ex-firefighter hit by falling wall in Grove Park fire sets up doggy holiday company

Ex-firefighter hit by falling wall in Grove Park fire sets up doggy holiday company

What Lidl could look like. Stock image.

Dartford Council gives green light to build new Lidl on former police station site

Peaches Geldof

Geldof drug dealer 'a mystery'

A shot of the market this week

Dartford building firm responsible for Greenwich Market redevelopment in administration

The burst water main (c.) @angieashdown

PICTURED: Fancy a swim? London Road, Crayford underwater after water main bursts

Road works close Dartford Crossing overnight for a month

Road works close Dartford Crossing overnight for a month

Fire crews issue warning after spate of kitchen blazes across north Kent

Fire crews issue warning after spate of kitchen blazes across north Kent

A tribute left near to the scene of the crash

Friends pay tribute to 26-year-old father, Jim King, killed in Sutton-at-Hone crash

86-year-old motorcyclist killed in A20 crash

86-year-old motorcyclist killed in A20 crash

The crash on the A2 at Pepper Hill junction (c.) @JamesCharlton25

Three vehicle pile up closes A2 coastbound at Pepper Hill, Northfleet

Swanley ellenor manager to abseil down UK's tallest sculpture

Swanley ellenor manager to abseil down UK's tallest sculpture

Photo: PA

More London Underground workers vote to strike in row over all-night Tube service

Meet Geordie Shore's Charlotte Crosby at Bluewater

Meet Geordie Shore's Charlotte Crosby at Bluewater

Two Kent men jailed for shoplifting

Two Kent men jailed for shoplifting

Gareth Johnson at the Dartford Crossing

Government should halt payment to 'woefully inadequate' Dart Charge operator

Feeling the heat: Fire fighters battle two hectare field blaze

Feeling the heat: Fire fighters battle two hectare field blaze

JAILED: Kevin Rich, 28, of West Street Gravesend.

Teacher at school in Dartford who 'preyed' on young girl jailed for having sex with pupil

Inspection work closes Hythe Road, Dartford

Inspection work closes Hythe Road, Dartford

Police test response time to terrorist attacks on London days after Tunisia massacre

Police test response time to terrorist attacks on London days after Tunisia massacre

Mr Steery with fellow finance team members Emineraleta Smart (centre) and Lidija Kezunovic (right)

'For once I felt like I could be myself' - Dartford boy beats the bullies

6 reasons to go out this week: what's on in north kent and south east London

6 reasons to go out this week: what's on in north kent and south east London

Tributes left at the Tunisian coastal resort where 38 people were killed.

Swanley couple caught up in Tunisian beach massacre describe terrifying ordeal

Dartford driver, 53, taken to hospital after Sussex crash where motorcyclist died

Dartford driver, 53, taken to hospital after Sussex crash where motorcyclist died

Heavy congestion on M25 after 'barrier fault' closed the Dartford Tunnel in one direction

Heavy congestion on M25 after 'barrier fault' closed the Dartford Tunnel in one direction

Photo: Peter Macdiarmid/PA Wire

7/7 London bombings: Capital prepares to mark 10th anniversary of terror attacks

A photo of the 26-year-old, left at the scene

Emotional tributes left for Jim King, who died in a car accident near Farningham Road Station

Five mile queues on M25 after 'lorry spill' at Dartford Tunnel

Five mile queues on M25 after 'lorry spill' at Dartford Tunnel

Picture: Louis Day

Banking crisis: Car crashes into Barclays branch

The 2015 Young Reporter winners

Winners of our Young Reporter scheme for 2015 celebrated at awards

A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital.

Motorcyclist, 18, taken to hospital following minibus collision on London Road, Greenhithe

Southeastern trains suspended after reports of person being hit by train in South Darenth

UPDATE: Dartford man, 57, dies after being hit by a train in South Darenth

The 'controversial' plaque

Council to replace Dartford's 'disgusting' Rolling Stones plaque after comments from Bill Wyman

Temperatures are set to reach 25 °C this weekend

BAKING NEWS: Hottest day ever to hit London and Kent next week

Two hospitalised after three-car crash on A2

Two hospitalised after three-car crash on A2

PICTURED: Avenue Q bears wreak havoc in Dartford

PICTURED: Avenue Q bears wreak havoc in Dartford

Paws for thought: Dogs audition for role in Oliver

Paws for thought: Dogs audition for role in Oliver in Dartford

M25 anticlockwise between junction 6 and junction 7. Photo: Highways Agency

Overturned car causes lane closures on M25

Stock picture

Two broken down cars causing delays at Dartford Tunnel

The opening of the new Aldi store in Dartford

Aldi opens in Dartford

Dartford, Gravesend and Northfleet Kent Shed members, with Julie Cowdry from Groundworks charity

Shed loads of fun: New project helps isolated men

Unemployment is down by over a quarter in Dartford, Swanley and Gravesend

'The outlook is positive' - unemployment down 33% in Dartford and Swanley, and 26% in Gravesend

Greg and Vicki Board, with the burnt charger

Newlywed fire fighters issue warning after narrowly averting E-cigarette fire

The shed door in Devon Road was unscrewed off its hinges.

Thieves steal mountain bikes worth more than £8k from Sutton-at-Hone shed

Stock image

Hot dog rescued from house fire in Swanley

TOWIE star Mark Wright launches fragrances at Bluewater

TOWIE star Mark Wright launches fragrances at Bluewater

Trapped woman cut out of car and hospitalised after A20 crash

Trapped woman cut out of car and hospitalised after A20 crash

Aldi to open in Dartford this week

Aldi to open in Dartford this week

One of the dangerous teddy bears seized on its way into the UK

Bears that could kill: Dangerous teddy bears seized before being let loose on unwary shoppers

5 reasons to go out this week: what's on in north kent and south east London

5 reasons to go out this week: what's on in north kent and south east London

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