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Margate cafe boost after Pete Doherty breakfast

There's been a surge in custom at a cafe where rock star Pete Doherty ate their breakfast challenge. Source: BBC News Kent

Jamie Ward: Nottingham Forest forward joins Charlton Athletic on loan

League One side Charlton Athletic have signed Nottingham Forest forward Jamie Ward on loan until 1 January. Source: BBC News Kent

Connor Ogilvie: Gillingham re-sign Tottenham Hotspur defender on loan

League One side Gillingham re-sign Tottenham Hotspur defender Connor Ogilvie on a four-month loan. Source: BBC News Kent

Nine people charged with £1.3m fraud offences

The alleged scams involved online car sales and a London joinery company. Source: BBC News Kent

Man stole mother-in-law's corpse from funeral parlour

The unnamed man raided the Rochester funeral director a year ago after hearing it was going bust. Source: BBC News Kent

Three charged over Barnsley FC bribery claims

Former Barnsley assistant manager Tommy Wright, a football agent and a third man have been charged. Source: BBC News Kent

Numbers of elderly in 24-hour care set to double by 2035

The social care system is "at breaking point", a local government official warns. Source: BBC News Kent

Roller skating success for Canterbury sisters

Two sisters have become British roller skating champions at the same time. Source: BBC News Kent

Diamond League finals: Dina Asher-Smith loses last 100m of season but anchors relay to...

Britain's Dina Asher-Smith loses her last 100m race of the season, but anchors the 4x100m relay team to relay gold at the Diamond League...

County Championship: Derbyshire reply well to Kent's 561 all out

Derbyshire make a solid start in reply to Kent's 561 all out on day two of their Division Two contest at Derby. Source: BBC News...

Serial killer Stephen Port lodges appeal against convictions

Stephen Port was convicted of murdering four men by poisoning them with a date rape drug. Source: BBC News Kent

Maidstone Hospital fake ID alert 'was to impress a date'

A man was reported to be carrying a false doctor's pass but did not come into contact with patients. Source: BBC News Kent

Josh Cullen: Charlton Athletic sign midfielder from West Ham on season-long loan

Charlton Athletic sign midfielder Josh Cullen from Premier League side West Ham United on a season-long loan. Source: BBC News Kent

Charlotte Brown: On-the-run killer appeals against conviction

Jack Shepherd was found guilty of manslaughter after his date was killed in a speedboat crash. Source: BBC News Kent

Securitas robber let off repaying £1.2m proceeds of crime

Paul Allen paid just £420 of the £1.2m he was ordered to pay for the Securitas depot raid in 2006. Source: BBC News Kent

County Championship: Joe Denly ton puts Kent in charge v Derbyshire

Joe Denly scores a century and Zak Crawley makes 96 on a dominant first day for Kent against Derbyshire. Source: BBC News Kent