Children as young as 9 years old are being groomed on social media platforms in Kent. With that, more than 120 cases of sexual communication with a child online were recorded by Kent Police during the last year. KMTV's Keilan Webster joined us earlier to discuss the issue.
On this week's show Paul discusses Brexit, solutions for Operation Stack and the secret to a work life balance. Paul's joined on the sofa by Medway Labour councillor Alex Patterson and Tunbridge Wells Liberal Democrat councillor Ben Chapelard.
More people across Kent are choosing to rent a second home instead of buying one. New figures show rented second homes have become increasingly popular since records began. A rise in stamp duty on second homes is to blame according to The Hamptons International Lettings Index, Bill Sanders joined us earlier to discuss this new trend.
Plans to solve Operation Stack have taken form as a public consultation launched today, with two Kent MP's having spoken publicly against the issue. Tonbridge and Malling MP Tom Tugendhat and Sittingbourne and Sheppey MP Gordon Henderson have said a permanent solution is crucial for the M20. Highways England is inviting residents to attend public meetings across the county to decide the best option to improve cross channel travel.
Cookham Wood prison in Medway is employing more prison officers as it tries to tackle rising levels of assault and self-harm. The number of officers has increased significantly over the last year with the government hiring more than 3,000 since 2016.
Plans to build the UK’s largest solar farm in Faversham are set to get even larger. Developers behind the Cleve Hill site in Graveney are looking to extend the site by almost 200 acres. Thousands of homes across the country could be powered by the farm but campaigners fear it could devastate the area.