A 14-year-old from Canterbury lied about his age to sign up in the army and fight for his country in the First World War. Alec Grigg bravely joined when he was barely a teenager but died before he finished training.
People across the UK including here in Kent have enjoyed a relaxing four day weekend thanks to the Easter Bank Holiday, but should you also be having an extra day off today? It's St George's Day across the country but unlike other places throughout the world, the national day isn't recognised as a bank holiday. We asked shoppers in Medway whether St George's Day should be declared a bank holiday?
Tourist attractions in Kent are saying lessons must be learned from the Notre Dame fire. Rochester Cathedral among others have looked at their own fire safety procedures, with Kent Fire and Rescue saying its prepared for any eventuality.
Medway drivers call for a ban on Uber as they say the company is ruining their livelihoods. The Medway Taxi Drivers' Association are calling the council to seek independent legal advice on how Uber operates in the towns.
Some of Kent's most loved attractions have been enjoying a tourism boost during the Easter weekend as a result of the lovely weather. With thousands of families flocking to make the most of the sun, the county's business sector is reaping the rewards.
Car crashes on Kent's motorways have almost doubled in the last decade because highways chiefs are turning the streetlights off. Research shows that casualties on fast-moving roads with unused lighting, including the M2, have jumped by 88 per cent since 2010. Highways England insist the roads are safe though and say they turn off lights to be more eco-friendly.