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Threat to print mill jobs in Kent

Aylesford Newsprint is going into administration. It's been making newspaper at its one hundred-acre site for well over twenty years.

The company was bought by an American holding firm in October 2012 who described themselves as being "a long-term investor". The news was announced to staff this morning, as David Johns reports.

He spoke to Tim Elliott from Unite The Union; MP for Chatham and Aylesford Tracey Crouch; and Prof Tim Luckhurst who's a journalist expert.

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80-year-old man in hospital after crash

Police are appealing for information after an elderly man suffered serious injuries in a collision in Aylesford.

The crash happened just after midday yesterday at the Quarry Wood industrial estate in Aylesford. A blue Ford Focus collided with an 80 year-old man at the roundabout on the estate.

The man was taken to hospital with serious but not life threatening injuries.