Thanet Council's plans to create a multi-million pound heritage amusement park have come under attack at the High Court.
A mother and five children were trapped on the first floor of a house in Vicarage Place, Margate after a fire started on the ground floor.
Thanet District Council has put a compulsory purchase order on Margate's Dreamland theme park - promising to reopen the attraction.
Earlier we spoke to the Brighton Kemptown MP Simon Kirby and asked him what his reservations about a tourist tax were.
It's a controversial scheme that some see as being good for business, and others think could spell the death of our tourist resorts.
Supporters say profits from the so-called "tourist tax" - charging holidaymakers extra for their accommodation - could be pumped back in the local economy.
Opponents, though, believe it would put visitors off at a time when finances are already tight. Charlotte Wilkins reports and speaks to Mark Jones, of Brighton and Hove's Hotel Association.
We do like to be beside the seaside, according to the famous old song. But a new report paints a bleak picture of life there. The Centre for Social Justice say many seaside towns suffer from neglect, poverty and deprivation and produce an environment in which 'poverty breeds poverty'.
In the South East they single out Margate - a town which they say is experiencing 'social breakdown'. Phil Hornby reports.
A mystery man has proposed to his girlfriend Beth on Margate beach. After seeing the picture on Twitter, staff at the Winter Gardens went about finding the mystery proposer.
Shortly after posting the picture on their Facebook page the happy couple commented and soon floods of well wishers and folk began sharing and commenting on the creative proposal.
To find out who proposed to Beth and if she said yes take at look on the Winter gardens Facebook page.
The fire in a 9th floor flat at Margate is now out. No one is trapped and there are no casualties.
Latest picture from the scene at Margate.
Fire crews have been tackling a blaze at a block of flats in Margate. It broke out on the 9th floor of Invicta House in Millmead. Ten fire engines have been sent to the scene.
Fire crews have been tackling a blaze at a block of flats in Margate. It broke out on the 9th floor of Invicta House in Millmead. More shortly.
A Kent taxi driver was robbed by three men whilst he was driving them home after midnight.
The taxi driver in Broadstairs picked up the men from Westbrook Club public house in Margate at 11.55pm on Sunday June, 2.
He dropped off one of the passengers at Cliftonville and took the other two to Forster Avenue in Broadstairs.
It was at this point the driver was threatened and had a small quantity of cash stolen.
The three men are all described as white men aged mid-to-late twenties.
Anyone with information is asked contact Detective Constable Peter Edwards at Kent Police on 01843 222072