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Welcome to the KM Group digital archive, which has now been expanded to include the First World War period.

You can view the years 1914-18 with our special introductory offer for a full month's access (see the 'Shop'). The archive provides a fascinating insight into Kent's leading role in the Great War and will prove an invaluable tool for anyone interested in the period.

In addition, you can view the archive from 1852 to 1912 for free* thanks to a grant from the - Your Heritage Lottery Fund and a dedicated group of volunteers who have worked on this project. By offering free access to these pages* the KM Group hopes this complete archive will not only offer schools, colleges and universities a unique learning tool to explore Kent's history during the Victorian and Edwardian eras but give the wider community a fascinating snapshot of life in the county.

From transport to technology, health and education, crime and politics, these pages contain stories that will fascinate anyone who has a link with Kent and particularly those researching family history.

Beware, this digital archive is addictive!

Thank you to everyone who has put many hours of work into making this digital archive possible.

* Free access in the UK only.

Newspaper Archives

South Eastern Gazette 1852 - 1912
Daily Mirror 1903 - 1980
Daily Mirror Academic 1903 - current
Daily Express 1900 - current
Sunday Express 2000 - current
Daily Star 2000 - current
Daily Star Sunday 2002 - current
Church Times 1863 - current
The Watchman 1835 - 1884
Daily Worker 1930 - 1945
Morning Star 2000 - current
World War Two* 1933 - 1945
The Great War in Kent 1914-1918
World War One** 1914-1918

*Comprised of wartime editions of the Daily Mirror, Daily Express, Fascist Week, Action!, Blackshirt, Yorkshire Post and Daily Worker

**Comprised of issues of the Daily Mirror, Daily Express, Church Times, Kent Messenger, Herne Bay Press, South Eastern Gazette

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