The history of an African country is coming back to life in a small part southern England. Hundreds of objects and photographs from Angola dating back more than 70 years have gone on display at a museum in Kent. Tom Savvides talks to artist Helga Gamboa and curator Kate Moore.
The museum, which cost most than £15 million pounds to build, tells the story of the city's maritime history. But some critics warn that visitor numbers will drop off now that the Titanic anniversary has passed. Here is our report on its opening:
Maidstone has officially opened it's new £4.2 million wing. The extension has been criticised for not fitting in with the original Tudor building. Museum chiefs say it will attract more visitors and allow thousands more items to go on display.