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  • CBBC Cop School - 2011
    Six wannabe coppers meet the world’s oldest police force…their mission…to complete a unique training course…but are these cadets tough enough to cut it in the Met?!
  • Market Kitchen Big Adventure 2011
    A trip across Britain’s culinary landscape to discover the very best of British produce and ingredients.
  • Great British Railway Journeys - 2010
    Documentary series in which Michael Portillo travels the length and breadth of the country by train
  • Flog It! 2011
    Now in its 9th series, this popular programme shows members of the public try and make money out of their antiques with the help of experts.
  • Whistle and I’ll come to you
    Kent beaches provided the backdrop for this modern adaptation of an Edwardian classic.
  • Oz and Hugh Raise the Bar
    This series sees wine expert Oz Clarke and comedian Hugh Dennis trying to set up the UK’s most patriotic drinking establishment.
  • Four Weddings - 2010
    The series is back with more brides battling it out for a dream honeymoon.
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 - 2010
    Releases in cinemas on Friday 19 November
  • The Love Bus - 2010
    This new dating show sees TV presenter Zoe Salmon helping singletons find love on board an especially kitted-out double-decker bus.
  • Coppers - 2010
    This fly-on-the-wall series follows police officers across the country from inner cities to country beats to show what the police come up against every day.
  • Freak Like Me - 2010
    A new reality show, which takes a peek at the weird and wonderful habits of the British public.
  • Burke and Hare - 2010
    Burke And Hare in Cinemas from 29 October 2010
  • Party Wars - 2010
    A new reality TV show that sees contestants hosting and rating parties for the chance to win a holiday of a lifetime.
  • A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss - 2010
    League Of Gentlemen star and Doctor Who writer, Mark Gatiss, celebrates the horror film in this new three-part series for BBC Four.
  • The Inbetweeners - 2010*
    Comedy series The Inbetweeners delves into the psyche of the British teenage boy.
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  • Gypsy Traveller site, 30th September
    A traveller site has sprung up in the field next to Larkey Valley woods over the past few weeks. Today more travellers have arrived with horses. Is this settlement legal? Are the council aware of this? Is the situation being monitored?
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Cockering Road, Chartham
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Streetlight not working, 29th September
    Streetlight at the junction of Maugham Court not working.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 48 Maugham Court, Whitstable
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Cycle path is deteriorating, 29th September
    The cycle path between the houses and the steep climb up to the university is a death-trap! There are very large breaks in the path's surface which are enough to derail a bike.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 18 Durnford Close, Canterbury
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Loose curbstones, 29th September
    On the corner of Ducannon Place there are loose curbstones. As this is near a childs playground i feel it is an accident waiting to happen.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Duncannon Place, Greenhithe
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Top of Highsted Road Sittingbourne, 28th September
    I am asking you please to put in a footpath along the top end of this road. There are many schoolchildren that use this road along with others. It is only a matter of time before someone else loses a life along there. The traffic is horrendous and made worse by the Eden Village development and thru road that now adjoins the top of Highsted Road. Emergency vehicles and heavy traffic now go along there. The footpath runs out at the last house on the left hand side. Please get this path instated it is now a matter of life and death for these children and others. It has taken petitions and one young lad from Fulston School which adjoins Highsted Road tried to get a footpath made and took it to the local paper but all too no avail. What does it take from KCC Highways to realize just how dangerous this road is for children and others. A footpath is needed before a fatality. Thank you -
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Pedestrian Crossing, 28th September
    One of the lamp is not working and the other one is obscured by an overhanging branch so neither light is visiable from one direction. The trees also mean that this crossing is very poorly illuminated by the street lights after dark and does not feel safe to use. I have seen other beacons locally with a ring of bright LEDs around them. Would it be possible to fit these at this location please.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 2 Gore Court Road, Sittingbourne
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Pikeys, 27th September
    There are pikeys on the side of the road.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Swale Way, Murston
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Drivers not slowing for roundabout with pedestrian crossing immediately round corner, 26th September
    I regularly walk my dog and my daughter in her pushchair through this route and twice in the last two days i have nearly been hit by cars approaching from new hythe lane way and turning left at the roundabout. This is not a busy roundabout however drivers are failing to slow down and are driving extremely fast round not realising there is a pedestrian crossing with an island in the road.the gentleman today thought he had done no wrong and wound his window down shouting abuse.Bearing in mind i have a dog and buggy i would take my time checking before crossing to keep us all safe , it is irrelevant though when drivers are not slowing down when a pedestrian crossing is so close to the roundabout.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Bellingham Way, Aylesford
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Gutter Drains Blocked, 25th September
    Most (?all) of the drains in York Road between Wincheap and New Street are completely or *nearly* completely blocked: this leads to huge puddles the width of York road at the wincheap end, even with 'medium' rain - when the heavy rain, it's impassable on foot. This isn't recent, but it has got worse. Thanks.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 7 York Road, Wincheap
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Road dangerous at night?, 25th September
    This section of road was widened into a dual carriageway many years ago, and several years after, was reduced back to single carriageway. This was achieved by the erection of posts with reflectors mounted in the lanes that were no longer to be used. I have used this road many times during the day, but recently travelled it during darkness for the first time, and was surprised by how unsettling it was. In the dark, the posts seem quite insubstantial, the reflectors are poor and seem dirty and a couple of posts are damaged or missing. Knowing the road, I wasn't too bothered but I wondered how safe the road would be for a driver making a first trip in the dark, especially negotiating the junction with the B2079. Would the council consider bulking up the barrier closing off the unused sections of the carriageway and adding more substantial reflectors? This is a personal plea from a private motorist and if I am told that there have been no accidents along this stretch, then I will be happy to be told to sod off and mind my own business. Thank you
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): A21, Wadhurst
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Pothole, 25th September
    Approx where indicated
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Station Road, Shoreham
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Poor road surface, 25th September
    Very poor road surface on College Road between Malyons Road and Main Road. Numerous, pot holes, ridges, bumps and loose surface on this part of the road.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 19 College Road, Hextable
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Potholes, 25th September
    There are a number of potholes in Cromwell Road that need repairing, as they are gradually getting worse and will eventually cause damage to vehicles using the road.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 19 Cromwell Road, Tunbridge Wells
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Street light needs fixing AGAIN!, 25th September
    Council workers were putting a new layer of pavement on the Lower Rd side walk and managed to break the street light at the end of the road that was just fixed. Sort this out!
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 6 Lower Road, Faversham
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Pot hole, 24th September
    Another pot hole on Wainscott by pass. Travelling from Wainscott towards A2, inside lane just before bridge
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): A289, Rochester
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Pot holes dual carriage way, 24th September
    Pot hole pn inside lane just after slip road, travelling from Wainscott direction
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): A289, Rochester
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Street & Walkway Lighting, 24th September
    Now several street lamps not working, but more imprtantly, two lamps not not working along the pedestrian pathway from Normany Way down to Running Foxes Lane. This is not only hazardous, but invites crime and/or risk of personal attack.
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Bus Shelter / stop, 24th September
    Two panels missing ...at Priest & Sower on the Sea Front next to the cafe / Joe. J. Tankerton Woman fell through as did not notice it was missing....very dangerous for old people let alone the wind & rain blowing through for Mothers & childern. Been like this for over 2 Months. Not good enough, some one will sue if they fall through and break an arm or worse.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Marine Crescent, Whitstable
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Faulty street light, 24th September
    This street light is located in a 30mph area just prior to a sharp and steep bend leading down into Alkham village - it switches on and off randomly which is a potential danger to drivers of vehicles along this stretch particularly if the area is unknown to the driver. This is a very short section of the road to be lit at night due,it would appear, to the danger of the bend.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): West Hougham
    Report on FixMyStreet
  • Horse waste, 23rd September
    Every single day horses go up and down harps avenue and the poo/waste is not cleared up. It's making the road a mess and worst of all, cars run over it when going onto their driveway causing it to be smeared all over the pathway. It's filthy.
    Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 78 Harps Avenue, Minster
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