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The Dartford bridge

'Avoid' M25 as 12-mile queues delay drivers

Symons and Turrell were jailed for three years

UPDATE: Couple jailed after 'out of control' builder screwdriver attack

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Michal Tomas' view from Greenhithe

PICTURED: Fabulous double rainbow spotted

What's on over August bank holiday weekend: Eight things to do in north Kent and south east London

What's on over August bank holiday weekend: Eight things to do in north Kent and south east London

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Dartford's Brian Reader, 76.

Four in court over Hatton Garden heist allegedly involving Dartford pair

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An image showing what London Paramount could look like

Residents campaign against 'tacky eyesore' London Paramount planned for Swanscombe Peninsula

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How will Southeastern's Bank Holiday engineering works affect you?

How will Southeastern's Bank Holiday engineering works affect you?

The weekend is predicted to be a washout at times

Bank holiday washout: Thunderstorms AND travel chaos predicted

New division of the force set up to tackle organised gangs in Kent

Operation Jupiter: New police unit set up in north Kent

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

Stock image.

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

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