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Children banned from heading footballs

25 February 2020
Children banned from heading footballs

Young children will no longer be allowed to head the ball in football training, following concerns about brain injuries.

'Babies can't carry on dying like this'

20 February 2020
'Babies can't carry on dying like this'

The grandad of a boy who died a week after being born at a Kent hospital is calling for more maternity training for NHS staff.

Storm Dennis destroys home

19 February 2020
Storm Dennis destroys home

A mum and daughter are facing homelessness after gale force winds damaged their flat.

Kent hit by Storm Ciara

10 February 2020
Kent hit by Storm Ciara

Strong winds are causing disruption across Kent, with a weather warning and flood alerts in force.

Record number of migrants cross Channel

07 February 2020
Record number of migrants cross Channel

Hear from the Dover MP after 90 men, women and children made the dangerous journey to Kent in small boats in a single day.

Man in court charged with murder

06 February 2020
Man in court charged with murder

A 28-year-old man has been charged with murder after a 44-year-old man was stabbed to death.

Firefighters called to house blaze

06 February 2020
Firefighters called to house blaze

Thick smoke has filled the air as crews battle a house fire which started in the kitchen.

Rise in alcohol-related hospital admissions

05 February 2020
Rise in alcohol-related hospital admissions

A rehab centre is calling for more government funding to ease the burden on the NHS.

Air pollution putting almost a million lives at risk

04 February 2020
Air pollution putting almost a million lives at risk

Six areas of Kent have been identified as having dangerously highs levels of toxic particles.

Commuters face delays due to track repairs

04 February 2020
Commuters face delays due to track repairs

Rail services have been suspended while urgent repairs are carried out.

Family in quarantine following coronavirus outbreak

03 February 2020
Family in quarantine following coronavirus outbreak

We've been speaking to a man who has been evacuated from China along with his wife and their baby.

Brexit Day celebrations as UK leaves EU

31 January 2020
Brexit Day celebrations as UK leaves EU

On the day Britain leaves the EU, we're taking a look back at how Brexit happened.

Hospital trust to be publicly scrutinised over baby deaths

30 January 2020
Hospital trust to be publicly scrutinised over baby deaths

A hospital trust is going to be investigated by the county council after a series of failings led to a baby's death.

Revised plans for Lower Thames Crossing

29 January 2020
Revised plans for Lower Thames Crossing

We're being given a chance to have our say on changes made to proposals for a road tunnel between Kent and Essex.

Delays clear on motorway following lorry crash

29 January 2020
Delays clear on motorway following lorry crash

Part of the M2 was shut following a crash involving a lorry and a car.

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£18m of taxpayers' money to be spent on new railway station

28 January 2020
£18m of taxpayers' money to be spent on new railway station

Kent County Council has agreed to contribute funding towards a controversial new railway station.

Risks of using Huawei for 5G network

27 January 2020
Risks of using Huawei for 5G network

A Kent MP is urging the government to consider using other suppliers for its 5G network, instead of Huawei.

Baby deaths 'could have been prevented'

23 January 2020
Baby deaths 'could have been prevented'

An investigation into East Kent Hospitals Trust has concluded at least seven deaths could have been avoided.

Man in court accused of murdering partner

22 January 2020
Man in court accused of murdering partner

A man is expected to go on trial in July charged with murdering his partner at their home.

Thousands of exclusions at secondary schools

21 January 2020
Thousands of exclusions at secondary schools

Pupils are being temporarily excluded from secondary schools in Kent and Medway more times than anywhere else in the south east.

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