Beaches in Thanet remain closed after a sewage spill. Local MP Laura Sandys says the area's sewage pipes are no longer fit for purpose. She is calling for an urgent meeting with Southern Water and Thanet Council to ensure that everything is being done to correct the situation.
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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.