Educational support for deaf children in England is in disarray, according to a report that shows the number of specialist teachers in Kent and the rest of the country has been cut, while the number of children requiring support is going up. Councillor Roger Gough joined us on the sofa.
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.
US President Donald Trump has passed a cognitive exam and is in excellent health, that's according to his White House doctor. The 71-year-old had a three-hour examination in his first medical since becoming President and scored full marks. It comes after the release of a controversial book fuelled speculation about the President's mental health. We tested shoppers in West Malling.
We speak to the University of Kent's Professor Tim Luckhurst to talk about President Trump's medical examination and why it's so significant.
VIDEO: Sevenoaks residents may've been rocking around the Christmas tree a few weeks ago, but now the council's begun to collect the festive plants for recycling. Around 600 will be gathered in the district every day until the beginning of February, though some collection crews find trees as late as June.