One of Chatham's main car parks is in such a terrible condition that it is turning shoppers away from the town and could ruin the local economy, according to Medway Labour leader Vince Maple. The remarks are in response to residents' complaints about the bad smell and graffiti of the Brook Car Park's stairwell.
Sir Paul McCartney's former security guard has spoken out after post traumatic stress disorder has left him living in temporary accommodation in Chatham. Ady McGill served in the Royal Hampshire Regiment before working for The Beatles star for more than 10 years. But now, the father-of-three suffers from depression and anxiety and is having to skip meals himself just to feed his children.
A Muslim convert who was arrested in Rochester has admitted planning to kill up to 100 people at a number of popular London landmarks. 26-year-old Lewis Ludlow was charged after being arrested on the 18th of April this year. Cameron Tucker discussed the events at the Old Bailey earlier on.
According to the Kent Public Health Observatory, cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks currently kill 1 in 3 people in the UK. The British Heart Foundation hopes to curb this by mapping every defibrillator in the country. It comes as ambulance services currently struggle to help people find the vital equipment as they aren't all formerly mapped out. But do you know how to perform CPR? We asked shoppers in Chatham.