The parents of a nine-month-old baby who died after choking on food at an Ashford nursery have announced plans to relax rules regarding the staff-to-child ratio.

This is something the government sees as a way to make child care more affordable.

Oliver Steeper died six days after falling ill in September last year.

Listen to his mom and dad Lewis and Zoe.

Also in today’s podcast, a prison guard – who was armed with what has been described as a ‘rapist’s toolkit’ – was found guilty of attacking a prostitute at an Airbnb in Folkestone.

The main judges review the sentence of the Kent man who kidnapped and murdered Sarah Everard.

Former Met Police officer Wayne Couzens of Deal will make his call heard, along with four other killers.

A Kent man has posted a heartbreaking video online revealing he was diagnosed with motor neuron disease aged just 35.

Sam Hayden-Harler lives near Swanley and has been tested after noticing changes in his strength over the past year – hear what he has to say and how he’s trying to raise awareness.

And, there could be a heat wave in Kent later this month.

The Met Office estimates temperatures could hit 23C by mid-May.