When pets go missing, there are all kinds of things you can do; put an ad in the local paper, visit vets and animal sanctuaries, get in touch with local radio and so on.
Wendy Stokes, from Dover, did all of that when her beloved pet tortoise disappeared a year ago - but to no avail.
Then suddenly - there was a phone call out of the blue. David Johns explains what happened next.
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A 66-year-old man has been jailed for five years after committing multiple offences against a young girl in his home.Read the full story ›
A teenager has been jailed after attacking a man and woman with a bottle when he was not allowed into a party.Read the full story ›
A 39-year-old woman from Gillingham is due to appear at crown court next month charged with attempted murder.
Kelly Taylor, 39, of Leitch Row was remanded into custody on Saturday when she appeared at Medway Magistrates' Court.
Police were called at about 11am on Friday April 17 to an address in Leitch Row to reports of a man with serious head injuries.
The 50-year-old victim suffered a concussion and cuts to his head and is recovering at a local hospital.
Ms Taylor will be appear at Maidstone Crown Court on May 8.
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Reports of A249 Sheppey Bridge Southbound closed due to broken down car between B2231 Lower Road / Sheppey Way (Leysdown Turn Off) and Old Ferry Road (Lower Halstow Turn off).
Disruption on First Great Western between Slough and Windsor and Eton Central due to over running engineering works. Tickets being accepted on local bus routes.
Some trains have been cancelled this morning and there's no estimate for when a normal service will resume
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