Medway Council owned Deangate Ridge is set to shut at the end of the month because it's losing too much money. However, after a meeting with campaigners councillors will now vote again on its future.
Ministers will consider imposing a chewing gum tax to stop people throwing it away on the street. Gum is highly damaging to the environment and costs councils nearly 50 million pounds to clear-up every year. Chancellor Philip Hammond is set to launch a public consultation tomorrow to show officials how the tax system can be used to help the environment. We asked shoppers in Rochester if they think it's worth putting a tax on chewing gum.
Controversial plans to build an extra 300 homes near Leybourne have come under fire. Developers are understood to be looking into building on green fields around the town. There are fears it could mean the surrounding villages will become a suburb of Maidstone and will rid residents of their natural spaces.