Crews are getting ready to take part in the annual Fastnet Race which sets off from Cowes on Sunday - and is known as one of the sport's toughest challenges. Sally SImmonds reports.
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At least 13 people have been injured after a car was driven into a nightclub in Gravesend.
For the second time this month, the region has been hit with heavy snow - leading to disruption and a number of events being cancelled.
James Wright has the latest forecast for the west of the region.