Podcast: Wilko collapse could fast-track plans to turn shopping centre into housing

It is understood plans to convert a shopping centre in Ashford into housing could be fast-tracked after Wilko fell into administration.

Park Mall is owned by the council, but lots of its stores have closed recently.

A driver has been taken to hospital after a lorry overturned on the M2 near Sittingbourne.

Police closed the coast bound exit slip road at Junction 5 for several hours for a “complex recovery operation”.

Thousands of pupils across Kent have been picking up their GCSE results today.

Figures show a drop in top grades compared to last year, but it’s still higher than before the pandemic.

Several luxury cars have been damaged after a transport overturned on the A20 near Farningham.

Video footage shows Aston Martins and BMWs ended up on their sides following the crash.

And, a new Netflix drama filmed in Folkestone is out today.

Who Is Erin Carter? is about a teacher who gets caught up in a supermarket robbery.