Virgin boss, Richard Branson, 61, is attempting to become the oldest person to cross the English Channel riding a kite today.
The official record for the English Channel cross was set on September 17th, 1999, with a 2 hours and 30 minutes mark.
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The M20 London bound carriageway has now been reopened to traffic but Operation Stack is expected to remain in place into the weekend.
Friday morning's forecast for the east of the region
Friday morning's forecast for the west of the region