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  1. Updates on Thursday 16 March 2017

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  1. That's it from us

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    Thank you for joining us today. We'll be back at 06:00 GMT.

    And remember, you can get in touch on  Twitter , on  Facebook  or by sending us an  email . We look forward to hearing from you.  

  2. #ICYMI: Your amazing pictures

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    Video caption: Montage of weather pictures

    Thank you for all of the amazing pictures you've been sending us on  TwitterFacebook  and by  email .

    We loved them so much that we decided to create a music montage of just some of the best.

    Please keep them coming.

  3. Coles back in training

    Ben Watts

    Sports reporter, BBC Radio Kent

    Kent fast bowler Matt Coles is back in training after opting not to travel to Dubai to take part in the North-South series due to a toe injury.

    
          Kent fast bowler Matt Coles is back in training after opting not to travel to Dubai to take part in the North-South series due to a toe injury.

    Hampshire batsman Joe Weatherley also joins up with the group this week - head coach Matt Walker says he's pleased to have such a "a very fine young batter" on board.

    The wait goes on though for an announcement regarding Allan Donald's interim replacement as assistant coach - Jason Gillespie remains the favourite.

  4. #ICYMI: Visiting the South East's beautiful gardens

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

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    Video caption: National Garden scheme unveiled for 2017

    Gardens across the South East that are opening to the public under the banner of the National Gardens Scheme have been announced.

    You can see more details  here .   

  5. BBC News School Report: Interview with South East actor

    Tristan, Tobi and Jamie

    BBC News School Report

    For BBC News School Report day we've been speaking to South East based actor and producer Tom Swift about what he's up to.

    You can find out more about School Report  here . #bbcschoolreport   

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    Video caption: Kent actor tours with Easter pantomime
  6. 'I felt not human'

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Florence was diagnosed with an eating disorder at the age of 14. 

    She's been telling us about her experience as part of BBC News School Report day.

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    Video caption: Teenager talks about anorexia battle
  7. Pupils in three-day 'phone fast'

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Pupils at a school in Kent gave up their mobile phones for three days to try and encourage them to reduce their reliance on digital technology.

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    Video caption: Pupils in three-day 'phone fast'
  8. Tributes to man found dead in car park

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    The family and friends of a man found dead in a car park in Tunbridge Wells say they're shocked and devastated at what happened to him.

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    Video caption: Tributes to man found dead in car park
  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A20 Kent both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A20 Kent both ways severe accident, between Oxley Shaw Lane and Town Hill.

    A20 Kent - A20 London Road in West Malling closed and slow traffic in both directions between the Oxley Shaw Lane junction and the Town Hill junction, because of an accident involving car and motorbike.

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

  10. Have you got a story that needs to be investigated?

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    If so, get in touch with the award-winning BBC South East Today investigations team.     

  11. BBC News School Report: Interview with South East actor

    Tristan, Tobi and Jamie

    BBC News School Report

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    Video caption: Kent actor tours with Easter pantomime

    For BBC News School Report day we've been speaking to south east based actor and producer Tom Swift about what he's up to.

    You can find out more about School Report here .

  12. Enjoy the spring sunshine while you can

    Kate Kinsella

    BBC Look East weather

    The weekend's looking wet and windy.

    Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: the weather with Kate Kinsella
  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A268 Kent both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A268 Kent both ways severe accident, near Lomas Lane.

    A268 Kent - A268 in Linkhill blocked and slow traffic near the Lomas Lane junction, because of an accident.

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

  14. What's your #onegooddeed?

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

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    Video caption: the Maidstone Day Centre helps the homeless

    All this month BBC Radio Kent is asking you to do  #onegooddeed .

    Maybe it could be donating to a food bank?

  15. Truck Racers to get season underway in style

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    Brands Hatch

    Brands Hatch is revving up for its first major event of the year next weekend (25/26 March), when the British Truck Racing Championship heads to the famous Kent circuit this weekend.

    If you're not aware of what this entails, five-tonne trucks race around the circuit - they hit speeds of around 100mph - with drivers very much not afraid of a few bumps...

    Rather them than me!  

  16. Rendezvous at Rochester Castle

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    Big news! Well, that's all relative, but Craig David is set to headline this year's Castle Concerts.

    He'll take centre stage in front of an intimate audience of 4,500 on Thursday 13 July in the grounds of Rochester Castle Gardens ahead of his UK tour.

    Craig David