Earlier this year, the Health Secretary, Justine Greening, announced that sex and relationship education will become compulsory in all schools in England. We asked shoppers in Chatham how important they think sex education is.
New rules could make recycling much simpler in Kent if government plans go ahead. Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove, has said councils could all be forced to have the same rules for which items can and can't be recycled.
A former Head of History at a prestigious private school in Rochester has been sent to prison for sexual activity with a pupil. It happened at King's School in 2004 and Chris Hoile pleaded guilty to the six charges at Maidstone Crown Court.
There have been almost 500 thefts at churches across the county in the last four years.