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Birmingham Prison taken over from G4S by government

Violence, rat droppings and an overpowering smell of drugs are found at England's "worst prison". Source: BBC News Kent

Hilary Lister: Record-breaking quadriplegic sailor dies

Hilary Lister crossed the Channel using straws in her mouth to control a specially adapted boat. Source: BBC News Kent

Man 'broke every bone' in his face

Tom Locke is one of 1,600 people alive today thanks to a change in the way the NHS works, a study suggests. Source: BBC News...

County Championship: Leicestershire on top against Kent

Leicestershire have a slight advantage going into day two of their Championship match against Kent. Source: BBC News Kent

Walsall 2-1 Gillingham

Morgan Ferrier and Isaiah Osbourne score as Walsall's promising start to the season continues with a 2-1 win over Gillingham. Source: BBC News Kent

Brexit: Nigel Farage to go 'on the road' with Leave group

The UKIP MEP says he will offer his "total support" to pro-Brexit group Leave Means Leave. Source: BBC News Kent

AFC Fylde v Dover Athletic

Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between AFC Fylde and Dover Athletic. Source: BBC News Kent

Barnet v Ebbsfleet United

Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Barnet and Ebbsfleet United. Source: BBC News Kent

Bromley v Gateshead

Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Bromley and Gateshead. Source: BBC News Kent

Maidstone United v Barrow

Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Maidstone United and Barrow. Source: BBC News Kent

T20 Blast: Notts Outlaws & Sussex Sharks claim final two T20 quarter-final spots

Defending T20 Blast champions Notts Outlaws and Sussex Sharks win their final group games to secure the last two quarter-final spots. Source: BBC News Kent

Wasp nests calls to pest control rise fivefold

Search interest in the word "wasp" in the UK was the highest in five years between 5 and 11 August. Source: BBC News Kent

T20 Blast: Kent beat Somerset to qualify for quarter-finals

Kent Spitfires qualify for the T20 Blast quarter-finals with a thrilling victory over Somerset, while Yorkshire and Sussex also win. Source: BBC News Kent

A-level results 2018: Teenagers achieve rise in top grades

A-level results show a rise in top grades, as a record proportion of 18-year-olds head to university. Source: BBC News Kent

Krystian Bielik: Charlton Athletic sign Arsenal midfielder on loan

Charlton Athletic sign centre-half Krystian Bielik on a season-long loan deal from Arsenal. Source: BBC News Kent

Biker jailed after grandfather died crossing Cliftonville road

Thomas Barron died after being hit as he crossed Northdown Road, Cliftonville, last August. Source: BBC News Kent