After a member of staff at Mascalls Academy in Paddock Wood contracted meningitis and was taken to hospital, we spoke to Vanessa Whiting from Meningitis Now to find out more about the potentially deadly virus.
Education chiefs in Kent have warned they face a funding shortfall of £100m to build new and existing schools. A report setting out the predictive growth in demand for school places in Kent says the county needs more than 12,000 extra spots in the next four years. Our political editor Paul Francis joined us in the studio.
The chair of Arts Council England has said the arts must do more to embrace diversity. Sir Nicholas Serota said that this issue was crucial to the way in which society and the arts connect. Carol Stewart from the Medway African and Caribbean Association joined us on the sofa.
Gravesham's first brewery to open in 80 years has been set up in Northfleet. For almost a century, the borough had no brewery as the last one closed in the early 1930s. The Iron Pier Brewery officially opened last week and Louisa Britton's been to pay them a visit.
American car company Ford have said they plan to invest billions of dollars in manufacturing electric cars. The plans come as move to push drivers away from purchasing petrol and diesel powered vehicles. We asked shoppers in Chatham if the plans likely to work and whether they think we will all be driving electric cars in the near future.