Married couples in Kent are choosing to stay together as divorces reach their lowest level since nineteen seventy three. In twenty seventeen there were more than a hundred thousand divorces in England and Wales for the year, a five per cent decrease on twenty sixteen's figures. But are you surprised by these statistics? We asked shoppers in Chatham what they thought.
Kent MP Tracey Crouch and several other MPs have apologised after being caught playing football in the Houses of Commons. They've now all written to the Speaker of the House, John Bercow apologising after he criticised them for their behaviour in the historic building. But do you think Tracey Crouch and the team should have been told off for their football antics? We asked shoppers in Chatham.
Shopping centres in Kent and the rest of the country could be at risk of closing down, according to new statistics. According to retail analyst Nelson Blackley, an increase in online shopping is set to force many shops out of business. We asked people in Rochester to find out if how popular Kent's retail hubs are.
People in Kent could be helping to decide who will be shown on the new £50 note. The Banknote Character Advisory Committee usually asks the public to nominate people from a field it chooses and Twitter's been awash with suggestions including Margaret Thatcher and rock star Liam Gallagher. But what about you? Who would you want on the new note? We asked shoppers in Chatham.
One in three young people in Kent say they do not drink alcohol, according to a new study. Researchers at University College London have found that that abstaining from alcohol has become more popular for people aged 16-24. They also found that the number of non-drinkers has increased by 11% in ten years.
Parents in Kent could be harming their children's mental health by smacking them. The Association of Educational Psychologists believes hitting your child should be banned but currently parents can hit a child as long as it's deemed reasonable. So how do you discipline your children? We asked shoppers in Maidstone.