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The 100-year-old twins fighting back against Covid-19 together.

“The staff are on their knees” – Dr Pete Maskell, of Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, on the pressures hospitals are under due to Covid-19. [THREAD]

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Raymond Hoadley has been convicted of the murder of his wife Jackie, a disability rights campaigner, at their home in Eastbourne. He will be sentenced on 22 February.

A woman has been caught on CCTV lying on Tidemills level crossing to pose for a photograph, prompting @networkrail  and the @BTP  to issue a warning. It is the 17th incident recorded on the crossing in nine months.

A Kent schoolboy, aged 16, has appeared in court to face terrorism charges. The teenager is accused of being a member of a far-right extremist group.

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A scarf has been placed by Charlton Athletic on Seat 166 in the East Stand at The Valley - the seat of season-ticket holder PC Keith Palmer.

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'I'm 110 today and I've enjoyed every moment of it.'

Philip Russell, 28, was killed while en route to work on 7 July 2005, when the bus he was on exploded.

Recount announced at Canterbury. LABOUR ahead by 200 votes which could see the first ever non-Conservative win in this seat.

A number of people have been injured after a man drove a car into a nightclub in Gravesend. BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ Reece Parkinson posted footage from the scene. Full story here:

@kent_police  launch an appeal to find 13-year-old Chloe Chambers who was reported missing a week ago in #Gillingham 

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Public Health England is contacting all passengers who were on flight EZS8481 from Geneva to Gatwick on 28 January after it emerged a traveller has since been diagnosed with coronavirus.

Daryll Rowe has been found guilty of GBH and attempted GBH after he deliberately infected men with HIV. One of his victims has agreed to speak to us anonymously. (WARNING: This video contains sexual references which you may find distressing.)

A severely autistic teenager from Cranbrook has been left distraught after the dog he used to help him communicate was stolen.

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