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Podcast: Inquiry launched into violence against women and girls in Kent

Five-months after the death of Sarah Everard, an inquiry is being launched in Kent looking into violence against women and girls.

Figures show a 9% rise in reports of domestic abuse in the county over the past year.

Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Scott thinks many more cases are going unreported.

Also in today’s podcast, a record number of asylum seekers have crossed the Channel to Kent on small boats in a single day.

Hear from Bridget Chapman from the Kent Refugee Action Network.

A man’s been arrested in Folkestone as part of an investigation into racist messages about England footballers posted online.

A Thanet man who helped to set up Skateboard GB has been speaking about a surge in the sports popularity thanks to its debut at the Olympics.

Nic Powley has been chatting to Oliver Kemp after Sky Brown won a bronze medal for Team GB at the age of just 13.

And, we have an update on how Dina Asher-Smith got on as she returned from injury to feature in the 4x100m relay heats.