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Traffic warning: One Dartford Tunnel closed after lorry crash

Traffic warning: One Dartford Tunnel closed after lorry crash

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Fathers Allan Ames and falcon Atom will be supporting the record breaking trio on Saturday

Sky’s the limit: peregrine falcons from Eynsford attempt 250 mph world record

Photo: PA

All-night Tube delayed

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Big quiz: Test your knowledge and help 65,000 deaf people

Big quiz: Test your knowledge and help 65,000 deaf people

The 25-year-old has cracked ribs after being hit by the car

'I was hysterical': Mum speaks out after son is 'targeted in hit-and-run'

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A fire in Burch Road on August 17

Fire breaks out in derelict Northfleet building for second time in 10 days

The Well pharmacy signage will go up in the next few weeks

Well pharmacy in Swanley search for heroes in local area

New 'do: Carole Carpenter has raised money for GOSH.

'Curly Carole' waves goodbye to long locks in aid of Great Ormond Street

Symons and Turrell have both been jailed for three years

Couple jailed for attacking builder with screwdriver

Two serial shoplifters in court after stealing sewing machine, food and fish tank

Eight months in prison for serial shoplifter - but fish tank thief escapes jail

Seventeen migrants found in lorry in Dartford

Seventeen migrants found in lorry in Dartford

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Symons and Turrell were both cleared of the most serious charge

Couple cleared of wounding with intent after 'violent builder screwdriver attack'

Top five must read stories this morning

Top five must read stories this morning

Yellow weather warning issued for south east London and north Kent

Yellow weather warning issued for south east London and north Kent

Bank holiday blues for train commuters at London Bridge

Bad news for London Bridge commuters this bank holiday

England captain Mark Murphy proposes to girlfriend at championships

England captain returns from European Deaf Golf Championships victorious

Stray fence panel blocks train line causing cancellations and delays

Stray fence panel blocks train line causing cancellations and delays

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Miserable weather set to stay across SE London and N Kent

Miserable weather set to stay across SE London and N Kent

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Cote under more criticism from staff member

More bad press for Cote and its unfair service charge policy

(L-R) Dancing fan and class-goer Ray Cove with David Whyte

The show must go on: DJ's dance fears as council double hire fee

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Photo: PA

Tube strike by London Underground workers suspended

Picture by Joe Stevens.

Police investigate suspected stolen car after vehicle goes up in flames in Swanley

US pesticide permethrin isn't working on head lice

Study confirms head lice have built immunity to pharmaceuticals

Teenager facing jail as drug gang members are locked up for 41 years

Teenager facing jail as drug gang members are locked up for 41 years

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The SOS message written by Mr Keys (Photo: Queensland Police)

Dartford tourist, 63, rescued from Australian bush after writing message in sand

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Stock photo.

Brollies at the ready: Torrential rain and thunderstorms to sweep SE London and north Kent

Jenny Turrell and Robert Symons

Swanley couple 'attacked their builder with a screwdriver after he destroyed their home'

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Cote owns 72 outlets including those in Blackheath, Chislehurst and Bluewater

POLL: Cote restaurant chain under fire for service charge policy - where should the money go?

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What’s on this weekend: 7 things to see and do in south east London and north Kent

What’s on this weekend: 7 things to see and do in south east London and north Kent

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Ghost ants.

BEWARE: 'Crazy ants' carrying diseases set to invade Kent and south east London

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Owen Baker enjoys the hot weather

Temperatures to soar today and into the weekend - but make the most of it

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POLL: Most Londoners use annual leave for routine doctor appointments - do you?

POLL: Most Londoners use annual leave for routine doctor appointments - do you?

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Pupils receiving their GCSE results.

RESULTS AND PICTURES: GCSE results day as it happened

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Kent Police appeal after 22-year-old suffers fractured skull in 'serious assault'

Kent Police appeal after 22-year-old suffers fractured skull in 'serious assault'

Getting drugs from the nanny state is getting tougher

Five thoughts: Restaurant queues, Blakey, tablets from the nanny state and yummy mummies

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Person cut free from car after four-vehicle crash on M25, Dartford

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Sarah Wall, Thomas, six and Rob Wall.

PICTURED: Hundreds of runners raise £20,000 in Dartford's first Bubble Rush

Scooby was shot in Dartford.

Dartford cat shot in the eye at close range in 'brutal attack'

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Alternative racing tips: A Place in the Sun presenter Laura Hamilton tells us how to dress well at Ladies’ Day

Alternative racing tips: A Place in the Sun presenter Laura Hamilton on dressing well at Ladies’ Day

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MAPPED: Micropubs in south London, north Kent and north Surrey

MAPPED: Where's your nearest micropub in south London, north Kent and north Surrey?

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Michael O'Toole from Bexley Dodgers in action

Special Olympics stars take part in unique Sidcup bowls competition

Man stole over 100 items of men's clothes from Bluewater shop

Man stole over 100 items of men's clothes from Bluewater shop

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Picture: Richard Green

VIDEO: Man narrowly escapes 'huge' fire on Dartford Heath

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Stephan Roussounis

Grandfather left devastated after 'dangerous' Akita dog kills cat

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Picture: @TheDevilChris

Derelict building sets alight in Northfleet

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Picture: Beau Moore

Police investigate after man pictured 'taking heroin' at midday

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5 reasons to go out this week in south east London and north Kent

5 reasons to go out this week in south east London and north Kent

Can you help find Harold love?

Top five stories you might have missed

Overnight track closures affect Southeastern trains

Overnight track closures affect Southeastern trains

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Fly-tippers force council to close South Darenth road

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