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  1. The working week is at an end

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    That's it for this week, thanks for taking the time to join us.

    We'll be back on Monday at 06:00 BST, bringing you all the news, sport, travel and weather right through until 22:00 BST.

    You can get in touch on Twitter, on Facebook or by sending us an email.

    Have a great weekend.

  2. Lorry driver watches film while driving

    When Kent Police took to the roads in a 40-tonne lorry, they were able to see truck drivers using phones, completing paperwork - and one was even watching a film on a laptop.

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    Video caption: Lorry drivers caught watching film on lap top, driving and doing paperwork
  3. A hero's final journey

    Robin Gibson

    Reporter, BBC South East Today

    D-Day veteran Albert Figg got his final wish - to be carried to his funeral on a Royal Artillery gun carriage.

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    Video caption: A D-Day veteran gets his final wish - to be taken to his funeral on a gun carriage
  4. 'I just had total meltdown'

    A hospital has apologised over a series of cancelled operations which have left a woman bedridden.

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    Video caption: Chris Curran says a six-month wait for an operation has left her bedridden
  5. People smuggling by air and water

    Migrants trying to cross the Channel are using increasingly sophisticated and desperate methods, with attempts foiled in the air and on the water.

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    Video caption: Migrants are using land and sea routes to try to get into Kent
  6. Raincoats required this weekend

    Rachel Mackley

    Weather Presenter, BBC South East

    Sunday will be nice, but Saturday afternoon's looking like a washout.

    Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: the weather with Rachel Mackley
  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, before J3 for M20 affecting J4 for A21.

    M25 Kent - Queuing traffic on M25 anticlockwise before J3, M20 (Swanley Interchange), because of an accident involving a car and a van earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened. Congestion to J4, A21 (Orpington).

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. 'Wait till she shows you how she can bat'

    From being the only girl in a boys' team in Sandwich, to being Player of the Tournament in England's World Cup winning side, opening bat Tammy Beaumont is putting women's cricket on the map.

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    Video caption: Dover's Tammy Beaumont wins World Cup and is Player of the Tournament
  9. Fight to save breastfeeding support services

    Thousands have signed a petition to save breastfeeding support centres across Kent, but the council says the same help will still be available.

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    Video caption: Breastfeeding support to be provided by the NHS, with 40 support centres to close
  10. Tributes to teenager found dead on railway line

    Tributes are being paid to Kent teenager Taiyah Peebles.

    The 16-year-old's body was found on the railway track at Herne Bay station on Wednesday morning.

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    Video caption: Tributes to Kent teenager found dead on railway line
  11. Thinking of buying a dog? Be careful who you get it from

    Calls to the RSPCA complaining about unscrupulous puppy sales have risen in the South East.

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    Video caption: Complaints about puppy dealers in the South East are rising
  12. Trucker watches film while driving

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    When Kent Police took to the roads in a 40-tonne lorry, they were able to see truck drivers using phones, completing paperwork - and one was even watching a film on a laptop.

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    Video caption: Lorry drivers caught watching film on lap top, driving and doing paperwork
  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, between J3 for M20 and J2 for A2.

    M25 Kent - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M25 anticlockwise between J3, M20 (Swanley Interchange) and J2, A2 (Darenth Interchange), because of an accident involving a car and a coach.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  14. Windy and wet for the rest of the day

    Elizabeth Rizzini

    BBC Look East weather

    It's turning quite blustery and most of us will see some showers this afternoon and overnight.

    Here's the latest forecast.

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    Video caption: Lunchtime weather South East
  15. This morning's Kent newspaper headlines

    Newspapers

    Kent Online: Wardens on way to keep town centre visitors safe

    Kent News: Government confirms Rochester Prison will close in 2019 as part of £1.3bn upgrade programme

    Kent Live: There is good news about Grosvenor Bridge in Tunbridge Wells which has been closed for seven months

  16. Kent project to help protect future of bees

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Almost £1m of lottery funding is being spent on helping protect endangered bumblebees in Kent.

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    Video caption: Kent project to help protect future of bees
  17. ICYMI: Lauren's feet kept growing, but nobody could explain why

    A doctor diagnosed Lauren with a condition that only affects about 60 people out of every million, just by looking at Facebook.

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    Video caption: A doctor diagnosed a rare tumour just by looking at Facebook.
  18. Thousands sign petition over threat to breastfeeding services

    Campaigners are fighting to save breastfeeding support services in Kent which could be at risk from cuts.

    The county council says it wants to save £400,000 by giving them to the NHS and not using a specialist provider.

    More than 2,500 people have signed a petition.

    A public consultation has been opened.