A man whose body was found in a burning house in Fernhurst had been seriously assaulted before his death. Fifty nine year old Michael Griffiths was found by firefighters at his home in Old Glebe Road on Thursday morning.
A post mortem examination has not established his cause of death and further tests are being carried out.
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Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust has been fined £180,000 after it burned a man who was in for a routine operation.
Thursday night's weather for the east of the region
Thursday night's weather for the west of the region