The owners of Fort Halstead, the Defence laboratory in Sevenoaks, have begun discussing how they're going to develop the site. The MOD is relocating its operations to Portsdown West and Porton Down, leaving the buildings vacant. Public consultations will be held this month.
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A damp and cold night ahead. Valentine's Day will start cloudy but become brighter in the afternoon. Risk of showers along the Kent coast.
Cold and damp tonight with outbreaks of rain. A cold and dull start to Valentine's Day but becoming drier and brighter by the afternoon.
Rain turning more patchy this afternoon but more persistent along the coast. Feeling cold in the brisk north-easterly wind.