Mark Giles senior and junior both given 20 weeks custody, suspended for two years, for string of cockfighting offences. Both were given lifetime bans on keeping birds and ordered to do unpaid work. The cockfighting, at Billingshurst in Sussex, was uncovered by an RSPCA investigation.
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Last night's torrential downpours caused flash flooding in Kent. 17 properties were affected in Ightham as well as ice floes in Kemsing.
Mostly dry and bright this afternoon with cloud building and rain arriving from the west later.
A risk of heavy downpours in parts of Kent this afternoon. Elsewhere, mostly dry with sunny spells.