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  • Chairman doubles his fund target on four-day charity walk

    KCC Chairman Graham Gibbens has raised just over £3,600 – more than twice his original target – for his chosen charity, Porchlight, with a four-day hike across the county. He passed through 20 of the 72 KCC Divisions as he walked from Northfleet to Canterbury. Setting off from Ebbsfleet Football Club, over the four days…

  • New App to Help Kent Residents Quit Smoking this Stoptober

    This Stoptober, a new app is available in Kent, offering digital help to residents who want to quit smoking. Latest Office of National Statistics figures show the number of people in Kent who smoke has fallen from 15% in 2018 to 13.7% last year and is at a record low but with COVID-19 still prevalent,…

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Kent and Medway – and new NHS app

    Public Health England has confirmed further coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Kent, bringing the total to 9137 in Kent and 1226 in Medway (27 Sept 2020). This equates to a rate per 100,000 of population – 577.7 for Kent and 440.1 for Medway. The new Covid-19 NHS Test and Trace app is now available in England…

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