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Crews remain at scene of Ashford industrial estate fire

Plumes of smoke could be seen for miles as emergency services work to tackle the blaze on Cobbs Wood Industrial Estate. One man has been taken to hospital.

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Thousands left with no sense of smell months after coronavirus recovery

Thousands of people who have suffered from coronavirus have been left with no sense of smell or taste, months after their recovery. For some, the loss of senses came come on very suddenly and can be the only sign that they have had the illness.

Intensive care nurse has bike stolen during night shift

Gemma Batley, who has epilepsy and therefore can't drive, says the bike is her "everything" as she relies on it to get to work in Ashford.