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Podcast: James Jordan braves the shave for brain tumour charity in memory of his dad

Former Strictly Come Dancing star James Jordan has shaved off his lockdown locks on live TV in memory of his dad.

James, who lives in Kent with his wife Ola and one-year-old daughter, lost his dad to a brain tumour last month and has been determined to raise vital funds for research.

Also in today’s podcast – young people in Kent are being urged not to put off having the Covid vaccine, even though they might feel more ill than older people.

We speak to a leading virologist on why that’s the case.

More research has been done on the Kent variant of coronavirus and we have the latest.

It’s the first day of fasting for Muslims in Kent marking Ramadan. kmfm’s Ismail Khwaja chats with two friends about what the holy month means to them.

And Kent is set to play host to international cricket this summer – we’ve got the details in sport.