Ukip's leader Henry Bolton says he won't step down after facing pressure over controversial comments from his partner. The Folkestone-based politician ended his relationship with girlfriend Jo Marney after she reportedly sent racist text messages about Meghan Markle. We asked shoppers in Rochester what they thought about the situation, and whether what his girlfriend did should effect him.
Carillion has announced it's gone into liquidation, much to the anger of one dad from Gillingham after his son was sent home from its Kent training centre.
United States President Donald Trump has cancelled his scheduled visit to London to open the new US embassy. President Trump tweeted to say it was because the Obama administration made a bad deal in the relocation of the new embassy. We asked shoppers in Chatham.
Three men have been convicted of killing a homeless man who was sleeping rough in Maidstone, by beating him to death. Alex Macdonald, Charlie White and Jimmy Buckley have been on trial, after Razvan Sirbu was found dead in his tent.
Kent MPs and businesses have been discussing how to flourish after Brexit. A summit at the University of Kent brought together leading figures from across the county to debate the future. Harry Peet was in Canterbury.
A five pence levy on plastic carrier bags is set to be imposed on small retailers on Thursday this week when the government will unveil its twenty five year environmental plan. Figures from April 2016 to 2017 showed nine billion fewer plastic bags were used by shoppers since the ban was introduced in 2015. Shoppers in Maidstone told us if the charge on plastic bags makes them think about the effects on the environment..