The East Kent Access Road has opened. The 87 million pound project carries traffic along the A256 between Sandwich and Thanet. The dual cariageway will improve traffic flow between the Kent ports of Dover and Ramsgate, and take lorries away from Richborough and Cliffsend.
During the building of the road many archaeological discoveries were made, including two three thousand year old golden bracelets.
More top news
The forecast, covering the east of the region, for tonight and tomorrow.
The forecast for tonight and tomorrow in the west of the region.
Holly has the lunchtime forecast for the west of the ITV Meridian region.