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With overnight temperatures plummeting to sub-zero over the last few days, there's growing concern for the welfare of people living on the streets.
In Medway, there are calls for a change in the rules about when the council is obliged to offer emergency support for the homeless.
It comes after another death in Chatham when a homeless man was found dead in the doorway of a shop on Christmas Eve.
Nashreen Issa reports:
There are calls for a council in Kent to change the way it helps homeless people this winter.
Medway Labour group are asking for changes to the severe weather protocol to benefit rough sleepers.
It follows the death of a homeless man in Chatham high street, on Christmas Eve.
Cllr Naushabah Khan, Medway Council, Labour: