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Brexit donor attacks Folkestone and Hythe MP

Leave.EU co-founder Arron Banks claims Damian Collins has never respected the referendum result. Source: BBC News Kent

County Championship and One-Day Cup changes agreed for 2020 season

The County Championship will see three teams promoted and one relegated next year to create a 10-team top tier from 2020. Source: BBC News Kent

Matt Walker: Kent head coach signs two-year contract extension

Kent head coach Matt Walker signs a two-year contract extension with the newly promoted Division One side. Source: BBC News Kent

Boris Johnson effigy chosen as Guy by bonfire society

An effigy of Boris Johnson - eating a slice of "EU cake" is unveiled as a bonfire society's Guy. Source: BBC News Kent

Messages in bottles become environmental artwork

Artist Nicola White collects bottles washed up on the Isle of Sheppey. Source: BBC News Kent

Gravesend women's football pioneer wins Uefa award

Parm Gill has has been recognised for her role in encouraging Sikh women to take up the sport. Source: BBC News Kent

Sports Direct to close Evans Cycles stores in rescue deal

Billionaire Mike Ashley is to make the closures as part of a deal to buy the struggling cycle chain. Source: BBC News Kent

MP Craig Mackinlay 'not dishonest over election spending'

The South Thanet MP tells a court he took advice from senior Conservative staff over his expenses. Source: BBC News Kent

Hatton Garden gang ringleader to pay back £6.6m after losing appeal

Brian Reader, 79, is ordered to pay back £6.6m after losing an appeal. Source: BBC News Kent

NHS proposals for east Kent hospitals under scrutiny

Campaigners are vowing to fight proposed changes that would see local hospitals lose major services. Source: BBC News Kent

Sally Hodkin murder: Patient 'called her nurse 10 times'

Nicola Edgington rang 10 times and left a message saying she was "not very well", an inquest hears. Source: BBC News Kent

Bromley v Braintree Town

Live coverage of Tuesday's National League game between Bromley and Braintree Town. Source: BBC News Kent

Dover Athletic v Dagenham & Redbridge

Live coverage of Tuesday's National League game between Dover Athletic and Dagenham & Redbridge. Source: BBC News Kent

Ebbsfleet United v Maidstone United

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

The people embracing their disabilities for Halloween

For some with physical disabilities Halloween is proving an opportunity to embrace their bodies and celebrate difference. Source: BBC News Kent

School exclusions 'fuelling gang violence' – Barnardo's

Pupils taken out of education are being groomed by criminal gangs, the charity Barnardo's says. Source: BBC News Kent