Refugee campaigners say the government must act swiftly to halt the number of would-be asylum seekers trying to reach the UK.
Kent County Council has welcomed the Home Offices order for other authorities to take in unaccompanied asylum seeking children.
Nigel Farage has not ruled out a return to the political frontline over the issue of spiralling channel crossings.
A local authority has blamed the impact of Covid on its 'resources' for a delay in publishing its annual accounts.
A Kent MP was among nearly 70 Tories who did not back the government in a key vote on changes to the adult social care system.
As record numbers of asylum seekers cross the Channel in small boats one Kent MP has called for troops to be sent to France.
The government could face a revolt on its social care reforms in a vote due to be held later today.
A dispersal scheme that sees asylum seeker children transferred into the care of councils across the country is slowing, a councillor has warned.
A Kent MP clashed with a minister over asylum seeker numbers and the sleaze row rumbles on, read what our political editor made of it all.
The controversy over MPs' second jobs has focused on what else they have to declare, political editor Paul Francis explains.
The row over MPs' second jobs put the Prime Minister in a tricky position. Our political editor Paul Francis analyses the week in politics.
Thinktanks, rail companies and working as a senior fellow for an American NGO - here are the Kent MPs and their second jobs.
An MP has backed an amended sewage bill, saying he is now satisfied it goes far enough to tackle dumping.
Political editor Paul Francis analyses the week in politics that was dominated by a 'sleaze row' and yet another u-turn.
A Kent MP has defended the vote which rejected a recommendation to suspend a backbench colleague - who has subsequently resigned.
The 14-year-old daughter of a Kent MP has spoken out about the danger of self-harm content online.
Lone child asylum seekers have been going missing from social services-run hotels in Kent.
A five-year moratorium on smart motorway schemes to allow for a proper assessment of their safety has been suggested and could lead to changes on M20.
Political editor Paul Francis analyses the week in politics that was dominated by the Chancellor's budget and promises of a spending splurge.
The Chancellor will be opening up that famous budget briefcase today but what could it mean for Kent?
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