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30 July 2014 Last updated at 20:26

Man 'shoots himself dead in siege'

A man is believed to have shot himself dead during an armed stand-off at a flat in Kent.

Couple watching TVOfcom awards new local TV licence

A licence to run a local television station serving Maidstone and Tonbridge is awarded by Ofcom.

Child on beach around Thanet coastBeaches open after sewage discharge

The beaches around Thanet are re-opened despite claims that sewage from Monday's pumping station discharges can still be found in the sea.

Louise Stewart Article written by Louise Stewart Louise Stewart Political editor, South East

Lord Howard wants fewer terminally ill people dying in hospital

Former Conservative leader and Kent MP Lord Howard believes people should be allowed to die with dignity at home or in a hospice, not in a hospital.

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