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  1. That's all from us

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Have a fantastic weekend from all the team here at Local Live. 

    We're back bright and early at 06:00 GMT on Monday morning with all the latest news, sport, weather and travel for the county. We do hope you can join us. 

    Is there something you'd like to tell us about? We'd love to hear from you.

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

  2. John Surtees: Sports Personality Of The Year 1959

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Before we go here's the moment John Surtees won BBC Sports Personality Of The Year in 1959 after winning his second motorcycling world title.

    He then switched disciplines to take the Formula 1 title with Ferrari in 1964 and is the only man to secure the World Championship on four wheels as well as two.

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    Video caption: Surtees wins Sports Personality award
  3. John Surtees - a Kent champion

    Born in Tatsfield near Biggin Hill, John Surtees never lost his connection with the county.

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    Video caption: the death of former F1 champion John Surtees
  4. Car park murder victim is named

    Police have named a man whose body was found in a car park in Tunbridge Wells earlier this week as 43-year-old Giles Metcalfe. 

    34-year-old Dean Lewis was charged with murder earlier today.  

    Giles Metcalfe
    Image caption: Giles Metcalfe was found dead in a car park
  5. An impressive sculpture unveiled

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    It's creator, Emily Young, has gone from rock muse to stone sculptor at Godinton House in Ashford.

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    Video caption: A new sculpture has been unveiled in the grounds of Godinton House near Ashford.
  6. John Surtees: 'A real loss, a gentleman'

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Here are a few more of your comments about the death of John Surtees. 

    If you'd like to share your thoughts you can get in touch on  TwitterFacebook   or by sending us an  email .

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  7. John Surtees: More tributes

    Lizzie Massey

    BBC Live reporter

    The official MotoGP account for motorbike racing has tweeted tonight, heralding John Surtees as "a legend".

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  8. 'An absolute gentleman'

    Lizzie Massey

    BBC Live reporter

    British motor racing driver Matthew Neal has paid his respects to the racing hero. 

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  9. 'One of the all time greats'

    Lizzie Massey

    BBC Live reporter

    British racing driver and 2009 Formula One World Championship winner Jenson Button has paid tribute to 'one of the all time greats'.

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  10. Here's how our local papers are covering the death of John Surtees

    Newspaper printing press

    Kent Online : Motorsport legend John Surtees dies aged 83

    Kent News:  Formula One legend John Surtees has died

    Kent Live:  Legendary Edenbridge Formula 1 champion John Surtees has died

  11. 'War grave' sandbank legal action begins

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    Plans by Dover Harbour Board to dredge the Goodwin Sands are facing a legal challenge from marine conservation campaigners.

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    Video caption: Dredging on the Goodwin Sands
  12. A mixed bag of weather this weekend

    Rachel Mackley

    Weather Presenter

    If you're planning a bike ride or a walk this weekend it might be wise to do it tomorrow... unless you've got good waterproofs! 

    Here's your forecast.

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    Video caption: Weather forecast for the weekend
  13. John Surtees: Your tributes

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Your tributes have been pouring in after the death of John Surtees, including this from 90-year-old Pam Munro.

    Quote Message: I would like to say how sorry I am to the family and remember his great generosity in providing a studio to the Headway day centre." from Pam Munro Co-founder, Headway in West Kent
    Pam MunroCo-founder, Headway in West Kent
  14. Murray Walker pays tribute to John Surtees

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Legendary F1 commentator Murray Walker says the death of John Surtees is a "hammer blow for British motorsport".

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    Video caption: Murray Walker tribute to John Surtees
  15. John Surtees: Former F1 world champion was a 'towering figure'

    Andrew Benson

    Chief F1 writer

    John Surtees

    John Surtees, who has died aged 83, is the only man to have won a grand prix world championship on two and four wheels.

    A brilliant motorcyclist who dominated the top 500cc class for much of the late 1950s, Surtees moved on to cars and immediately  established himself as a leading figure,  winning the Formula 1 championship for Ferrari in 1964.

    Through the mid-1960s he was one of the towering figures in F1 along with Jim Clark, Graham Hill, Jackie Stewart and Dan Gurney.

    Full obituary here

  16. John Surtees: Former F1 world champion dies at 83

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    John Surtees

    Kent-based former Formula 1 and motorcycling world champion John Surtees has died at the age of 83.

    Surtees is the only man to have won the grand prix world championship on both two wheels and four.

    Full story here.

  17. John Surtees: Twitter tributes

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    BBC Motor Racing presenter Suzi Perry has been paying tribute to a legend.

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