Maidstone Councillors will meet tonight to discuss whether to increase charges for littering from 80 pounds to 120 to help tackle what they say is a problem in the town.
It's a childhood dream for many to find buried treasure, but here in Kent you might actually be in with a chance of finding some. According to the UK Statistics Authority, the county was only behind Norfolk and Suffolk with the most number of discoveries in 2016.
Brits are expected to spend almost £79 billion on Christmas shopping this year, according to the Centre for Retail Research. More than a third of people in the UK plan on spending less than £300 on gifts. We asked shoppers at Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre in Medway.
Figures from the charity show more than 3000 calls were made to the organisation between December 2016 and January 2017. Inspectors were forced to rescue animals from homes throughout the county last Christmas.